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A Loveless Marriage by JessicaHSwift
A Loveless Marriageby Jessica Swift
"Well it is unfortunate that you will be saddled with a husband, despite your preference to remain a spinster," Mr Wilkes said with a smirk. "I beg your p...
  • historical
  • historicalfiction
  • historicalromance
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Why didn't he let me die? | UNDER EDITING by PrettyLegiit
Why didn't he let me die? | Clau.
Arisela's life has been a never-ending rollercoaster. She is a beautiful, smart, talented girl; she had dreams that she wanted to fulfill, just like all of us do. But a...
  • romance
  • love
  • non-fiction
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The Myth of Wile E by wednesdaymccool
The Myth of Wile Eby Colleen Cooper
Highest Ranking: #1 in Humor [FEATURED, SEPT-OCT] An idealistic poet refuses to budge from the last parcel of land a developer needs to acquire in order to build a sho...
  • offbeat
  • quirky
  • philosophical
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The Watchmaker's Doctor ✔️ by GMTSchuilling
The Watchmaker's Doctor ✔️by G. M. T. Schuilling
What if . . . you could redo it all? A novella. #3 TimeTravel. If you could go back in time and redo one thing in your life, what would it be? Anaya, a disillusioned, t...
  • scifi-fantasy
  • mystery-thriller
  • literaryfiction
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Aftermath by Di_Rossi
Aftermathby Berengaria di Rossi
England 1921. For fifty handicapped veterans left without home or job after WW1, the only person standing between them and utter destitution is Olivia Altringham. Lacki...
  • military
  • femaleprotagonist
  • featured
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The Watchmaker's Gift by GMTSchuilling
The Watchmaker's Giftby G. M. T. Schuilling
Book I of The Watchmaker Chronicles. #1 LiteraryFiction. They say some things are meant to happen; others were just not to be. But what if they're WRONG? What if you co...
  • friendship
  • college
  • newadult
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Nika by BG_Davies
Nikaby B.G. Davies
  • fartfiction
  • completed
  • thriller
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Eden is a Maternity Ward by authorhlumelo
Eden is a Maternity Wardby Hlumelo
Sapling is a boy. When he becomes a man, his name will change to Spring. When he comes into his godhood, he will become He Who Is The Beginning Of Great Things. But to r...
  • gods
  • angst
  • literaryfiction
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The Heart of the Earthapple (and Other Short Stories) by authorhlumelo
The Heart of the Earthapple (and Hlumelo
A collection of unique African stories set in a neo-mythology full of boys who feed crocodiles daily to keep them from villages, God-Queens who rule over humble farmland...
  • talkthepoc
  • kingdom
  • africanmythology
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King of Mist by Hafferby
King of Mistby Evelyn Hafferby
What happens when a writer gets lost in his own stories? Why is he stuck and how does he escape? The only novel to include a character from a Bob Dylan song fighting Jim...
  • classics
  • monomyth
  • litreads
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Lies We Tell by lrredd
Lies We Tellby L.R. Redd
*ONGOING SERIAL FICTION* One lie can change everything. Seventeen-year-old Audrey always thought she had the world's greatest mom, until a lie came out tha...
  • firstlove
  • lieswetell
  • romance
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Willfully Blind by BAngelaRedd
Willfully Blindby B. Angela Redd
Daryn Upton is used to getting what she wants. She's been that way her entire life. Her adoring husband Courtney is willing to do pretty much whatever it takes to oblige...
  • mildcontent
  • wattys2018
  • naive
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The Wattpad Murders (Others Now Shall Fall) by bigimp
The Wattpad Murders (Others Now Mick Smith
#COMPLETED/WATTPAD FEATURED# Interpol edit of infamous 'Wattpad Murders' confessional. Status: completed Length:60000 words (240 novel pages approx) Selected for Wattpad...
  • litreads
  • depression
  • mentalhealth
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The Portrait Of Evienne by JadedElegance
The Portrait Of Evienneby Alayna-Renee Vilmont
Sixteen-year-old Evienne de Roussel has dreamed of one thing since she was a little girl. More than anything, she wants to be a part of the glittering court of Versaille...
  • darkfantasy
  • historicalfiction
  • literature
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Here and There by HeyLaydeee
Here and Thereby Meaghan Douglas
After 2 years of traveling with a rodeo, Ophelia finds herself far from home, jobless, and unexpectedly pregnant. As she makes her way from Kansas to California, she gr...
  • cowboy
  • california
  • humor
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The Painted Altar by bigimp
The Painted Altarby Mick Smith
##COMPLETED/FULL-LENGTH## Two interconnected murders, 64 years apart. Plot Set partly in rural England, partly on the sun-kissed coast of southerm Italy, The Painted Al...
  • featured
  • slowromance
  • grownupreads
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Sunlight 24 by MG1440
Sunlight 24by MG1440
If the game wasn't fair before, it's definitely not fair now. Or so thinks Dorian Waters, part of the ever-expanding portion of humanity who can't afford the nano-implan...
  • nearfuture
  • litfic
  • youngadult
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Wonderwall ✔ by originalverbivore
Wonderwall ✔by Jessy
Wonderwall: (n) Someone you find yourself thinking about all the time, someone you're infatuated with. A plastic turtle, a sports girl, summer camp, surfing and a cup of...
  • love
  • summer
  • feelgood
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Diving Into The Wreck by epichorn31
Diving Into The Wreckby epichorn31
Dani Bloomberg wants nothing more than to leave her past behind, and Egmont College is the sort of place where she can do just that. As she enters her third year there...
  • girlxgirl
  • music
  • crunkcore
+22 more
Selective Memories by OnyeNkem
Selective Memoriesby OnyeNkem
Anna Schwarz and her friends prefer to remember the convenient aspects of the nation's history, joining their ancestors in the seemingly never-ending struggle to legitim...
  • adelaide
  • indigenousaustralia
  • australia
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