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A Bridge of Letters

A Bridge of Letters

Duncan James | Short Stories
Rating:     Rated: 47 times
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Published: Feb 2012
Downloads: 7834
Pages: 15

An estranged father and son, who have kept in touch for years through an exchange of letters, unexpectedly meet in Hong Kong. A near fatal meeting .... but suddenly they are thrown together in a desperate attempt to get back to England. Their background, their reunion and their escape make...

Snapshots

Snapshots

Natalie | Short Stories
Rating:     Rated: 7 times
Format: PDF, ePub, Kindle, TXT
Published: Feb 2012
Downloads: 1410
Pages: 55

A collection of short stories, 'Snapshots' lets us discover brief and sometimes even magical moments in different lives. Courage and love, hope and despair - everything life is made of. # Braving The Storm # Try The Door, John # Despairing Hope # Live # The Glass In Between  BONUS...


Happy Landings

Happy Landings

Duncan James | Short Stories
Rating:     Rated: 5 times
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Published: Feb 2012
Downloads: 1082
Pages: 8

A press photographer in a great rush jumps on the wrong aircraft at a local airfield, and only when they are airborne does the young unqualified pilot realizes that it is not his instructor sitting beside him. A death defying drama for them, but an amusing tale told with great humour is a good...

Domicile 4.5

Domicile 4.5

Matthew S Williams | Short Stories
Rating:     Rated: 2 times
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Published: Feb 2012
Downloads: 720
Pages: 8

The Patterson's loved their happy home; an idyllic 4th generation domicile based on the most advanced nanoengineering specifications. However, news has reached their ears that an even more advanced model has come out, the 4.5! With everyone else in the neighborhood set to upgrade, they don't want...

Jon Hersey - Industrial Spy

Jon Hersey - Industrial Spy

Leo N. Ardo | Short Stories
Rating:     Rated: 13 times
Format: PDF, ePub, Kindle, TXT
Published: Jan 2012
Downloads: 11904
Pages: 37

Alone, is how Jon Hersey feels after the death of his ... soul-mate Jon is a very successful business analyst, whose reputation for quick adaption to changing business environments has saved many deals from disaster. It is this talent, and his shortened Navy Seal training, that has him targeted...


Five Stories That Are Almost True, But Not Quite

Five Stories That Are Almost True, But Not Quite

George Loukas | Fiction
Rating:     Rated: 5 times
Format: PDF, ePub, Kindle, TXT
Published: Dec 2011
Downloads: 2835
Pages: 75

Some events in life are like tiny seeds that take root and blossom in a writer's imagination to produce a story. To him the stories are almost true, though they are not. "A Peculiar Arrangement" tells the story of a peculiar sexual alliance between aunt and nephew to solve a peculiar existential...

Accounts from an old Ledger

Accounts from an old Ledger

George Loukas | Biography
Rating:     Rated: 15 times
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Published: Dec 2011
Downloads: 6408
Pages: 127

A series of short memoirs starting from my very early school years,(G.P.S.) through secondary education, (Delinquents), through university studies in London, England,(3, Wetherby), through my many, intimate, precious and not so precious friendships, through my life and occupation in Cairo, Egypt...

In and Out of Greece

In and Out of Greece

George Loukas | Short Stories
Rating:     Rated: 1 times
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Published: Dec 2011
Downloads: 1050
Pages: 155

Three stories with Greece as the common denominator. "Lea, Portrait of an Artist" begins on the island of Limnos and our characters meander in England and Switzerland. Lea is a fascinating, troubled painter who interacts with the true and imagined personae of her life. In "Tribulations" an obese...


In and Out of Egypt

In and Out of Egypt

George Loukas | Short Stories
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Published: Dec 2011
Downloads: 1284
Pages: 99

After the 1952 Revolution by Gamal Abdel Nasser, the foreign communities or "colonies" slowly faded away as their members drifted out of Egypt. Some Italians but mainly Greeks and Armenians were the last to go, especially the ones with established and thriving businesses. It is in this context...

The Fragrance of Egypt Through Five Stories

The Fragrance of Egypt Through Five Stories

George Loukas | Short Stories
Rating:     Rated: 2 times
Format: PDF, ePub, Kindle, TXT
Published: Dec 2011
Downloads: 978
Pages: 210

Five different stories with different principal characters give a taste of the life in Egypt a few years back. "A Thousand and One Nights" is a doomed romance between a Greek man and an Egyptian woman. "Chez Raymond" is the story of a young, talented Coptic hairdresser. "The Sporting Life"...

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