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Branded as a monster, a cyborg spends his days in a dark room. One day, an android, a being superior to a cyborg, decides to attempt to befriend the ostracized cyborg. However, the cyborg sees the android as an annoyance as opposed to a potential ally. After this, things start… Read More

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November 05, 2020

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The novel chronicles the life of a young boy who tries to bring change to his community by acquiring more education...It reveals the powers that stand against change and the challenges that come with trying to overcome them. Read More

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November 02, 2020

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LeighAnn is living life as a teenage sociopath. She was raised by her rich grandparents in a town so small that a new comer gets noticed immediately. LeighAnn is such a spoiled brat that she can't stand not being the center of attention in any situation, so when a new… Read More

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The tournament officially starts with the Round of 16. Read More

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October 21, 2020

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Hello readers. These are 'beginnings', which have borne no fruit from my head or my mind. Have a go ! I am specifically releasing my copyright on these 'stories' ONLY. NO!! COPYRIGHT ON THESE 'BEGINNINGS'. ONLY. Read More

Chapter 1

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October 19, 2020

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Chapter Six of the story of Yacouba and Awa, two child laborers in an African gold mine. Awa's pregnancy and delivery is concerning. Read More

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The last battles of the preliminaries happen. Read More

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September 25, 2020

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Jonathan Perkins had it all: a successful business, a stunning home, a wonderful family. He was on top of the world—until he nearly threw it all away. Meredith Perkins lived a life of luxury, courtesy of her husband’s hard work and diligence, but was isolated from the realities of the… Read More

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This is the opening part of the novel, "Drowned Beneath a Bleeding Sky" by Mark Comstock. The book focuses on the main character, Roger. He lives in a dilapidated, decrepit area that he cannot bear to spend a moment within. He drinks his days away. One night, he encounters a… Read More

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Even in the darkest days can be found courage, love and the answers to our dreams. The coronavirus virus pandemic has shut down the world, tearing lives asunder. Huddled indoors, fearful, we watch and wonder when, if ever, our lives will ever be the same again. Against this unheralded background,… Read More

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September 10, 2020

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A short Filipino novel about dreams, friendship, competition and fate. Originally titled, "Kung Muling Magtagpo." Read More

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September 10, 2020

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In the end, we’ll all go back to the fact that while we have the choice to change our fate, most things in life can only be accepted as they are. Our life is a joke about our journey finding the truth about its abundance of surprises, that’s totally unfair… Read More

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Eileen McHugh - una vida rehecha - es una novela sobre un escultor cuya vida creativa terminó en los años 70. No dejó ningún trabajo, pero ahora un archivo de sus notas y bocetos ha llegado a manos de Mary Reynolds, que está decidida a resucitar la vida del artista… Read More

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August 28, 2020

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This is the story of Peter Rhodes who believes we are prevented from truly expressing ourselves by social constraints and the belief that only perfection will do. But he discovers that altruistic motives carry a price when he is forced to negotiate conflicting views of moral integrity, the love of… Read More

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August 24, 2020

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Set in a situation of severe drought in the year Two Thousand and Forty Four. The overpopulated city is in a state of near-anarchy with its inhabitants fighting and killing each other over food and water. After several terrifying ordeals, including the attempted rape of his wife and daughter, Peter… Read More

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August 17, 2020

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Cherish Zarya Lloyd, 24, has always let her heart talk for her. She falls hard for the first guy who shows interest in her. One abusive relationship after another broke Cherish. She eventually gives up on love. She builds a wall around herself to protect her heart. Cadence Zion Lanceur,… Read More

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Eileen McHugh - a life remade - is a novel about a sculptor whose creative life ended in the 1970s. She left no work, but now an archive of her notes and sketches has come into the possession of Mary Reynolds, who is determined to resurrect the artist's life and… Read More

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Eileen McHugh - a life remade - is a novel about a sculptor whose creative life ended in the 1970s. She left no work, but now an archive of her notes and sketches has come into the possession of Mary Reynolds, who is determined to resurrect the artist's life and… Read More

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August 08, 2020

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A story about an outlaw wrestling promotion in arkansas. Read More
Awa goes into labor. Read More
Yacouba reflects on the role of women in his home village and in the mining camp. Read More
Awa becomes pregnant. Yacouba's lack of knowledge on the subject becomes evident. Read More

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Chapters 1-3 of my first attempt at a novel. It is the story of two African children slaving in a gold mining camp. Looking for feedback, and maybe suggestions about where you would take the story next. Read More

Chapter 1

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July 15, 2020

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The story of a woman who faces heart breaking challenge's in love and life. Read to find out the rest Read More

Chapter 10

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July 15, 2020

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In the village of Lambsworth some of the older male inhabitants are becoming disgruntled with the way modern society is gradually eroding basic law and order. In desperation the fittest among them form a self-appointed vigilante group which does not always bring the desired results as they dig themselves even… Read More

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Seattle, 1973 In the city of Seattle, Washington, Karen Dempsey, a fifteen year old teenager, arrives at the Delta Phi Delta sorority house, eager to join the sorority. As she does so, she makes friends, and enemies, while she meets Jason Anderson, a fraternity house member who sweeps her off… Read More
Crystallised Thought Seshendra is not an individual but a movement. Excerpts from his letters entitled ‘In Defence of People & Poetry ‘carry his incisive views on the contemporary Indian scene of thought. The reader will find in these pages the multidimensional vision of the poet who has made a colossal… Read More

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Unsinkable: Short Stories from Taiwanese Writers Serenity International Publishing House $14.99 SKU:9789869639330 Author:Walis NokanAuthor:Gan Yao-MingAuthor:Lin Chun-YingAuthor:Luo Yi-Chun Format:Paperback Page Count:144 Trim Size:4.25” x 6” Publication Date:06/08/2020 https://itascabooks.com/unsinkable-short-stories-from-taiwanese-writers/ Read More

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June 19, 2020

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New York, 1957. A look at America in the 1950's, when President Dwight Eisenhower was in charge of The White House, when the Manning family struggles to survive in the decade after the end of World War II. The new novel by Rob73. Read More

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June 19, 2020

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Nitocris is a young priestess who does the dirty work of Seth, the god of evil and chaos. Although unhappy with her work, Seth presents her with a mission that ends up fascinating her to a point of obsession. She eventually joins sides with a mysterious cat demon who knows… Read More

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No lives are ordinary. look through the commonplace and what is left is beauty. Everybody has a drive to become who they were born to be, most arrive at something else, some explode into space. Read More
Follow Henry though his life of Debauchery, learning along the way why he is the way he is. Read More

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April 28, 2020

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La Profumeuse By Mohamed Failali ISBN : 978-9920-39-199-3 2020 I was going to print this book. Because of the sanitary confinement, I published it as an e-book. Everyone has a book within. I invite you to write your book and publish it for free on the internet. Your knowledge might… Read More

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This is the first finished draft of the prologue of a story that I am developing. Read More
Two marvelous short stories by Walis Nokan and Gan Yao-Ming Cover image by Chung Ya-Yun Read More

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April 20, 2020

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It's early 2010 and Paul, a victim of the 2008 recession, is several months laid-off from his job at a title insurance company. He is 34 years old and on unemployment compensation, trying to figure out his next move in a post-recession world that benefits the very few. *Compensation is… Read More

Chapter 6

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April 19, 2020

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Tired of her job, her boyfriend and life in general, Jana seeks to leave her hometown of Prague and live in the US. When she is accepted into a semester program at a university in upstate New York, she quickly learns that life in the "Land of the Free" isn't… Read More