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  • Lawrence Looks for Treasure
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    Lawrence Levine, a middle-aged writer, tries to publish the first novel he ever wrote. It describes the summer of '99, the year he graduated high school, when he and three friends left their hometown in search of Native treasure. Along the way, Lawrence reflects on who he is and how to live. Thank you for your intere...

  • Exhaustively
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    (𝐵𝑒𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑎 𝑆𝑡𝑜𝑟𝑦 𝑊𝘩𝑖𝑐𝘩 𝐼𝑛𝑣𝑜𝑙𝑣𝑒𝑠 𝐹𝑜𝑜𝑑, 𝑆𝑜𝑚𝑒 𝑇𝘩𝑜𝑢𝑔𝘩𝑡, 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑎 𝑆𝑖𝑛𝑔𝑙𝑒 𝐸𝑚𝑏𝑟𝑎𝑐𝑒) She's not doing well on her own--that much is clear. So she summons a golem (as one does) and expects him to keep house for her while she keeps her grades up. She doesn't expect him to have o...

  • Wooster by the Moonlight
    477 58 9

    Sid, a self-proclaimed writer, has been out of work for a decade. He is lazy and gloomy and spends his days eating, pondering, annoying an utterly indifferent cat and releasing tiny pockets of flatulence in the confines of his room. Threatened by bills and depleting resources to buy pot with, he devises a sure fire fo...

  • If We Exist
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    ✨2018 Watty Winner✨ Two men in love torn apart by war. Yuri Karamov's existence is like Schrödinger's cat, simultaneously both dead and alive. In Ru Konstantin's mind, Yuri's still the same vibrant young man he was when their lives diverged. But the question, the one Ru is too afraid to acknowledge, is whether his bes...

  • The Specter and The Clown
    326 64 14

    Justine lives a life of solitude by the coastal waters. Although she writes for the local newspaper, she has a case of writer's block when it comes to writing her own material. When she receives an unconventional visitor, Justine and her guest grapple with one another's differences and the circumstances that brought t...

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  • Bright Midnight
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    Nick returns home from college to his old neighbourhood and is quickly sucked back into a world where drugs, all-night parties, casual sex and crime are the norm. As he struggles to cope with depression and a growing sense of alienation he finds himself drawn to his enigmatic...

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    Escaping her trailer-trash background for a summer job as a forest ranger in Wyoming, Mary Browne deals with various hazards, natural and human. But when she moves to Jackson Hole, and starts playing with her band, The Feral Sluts, she steps unwittingly into a life-or-death game that makes the wilderness seem safe...

  • Meet The Neighbours
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    NOW COMPLETE Even the homeless shun the abandoned tower block on the notorious Scarsville Estate. So why has fifteen year old Scott Dracus been waking up at 3 a.m to find himself drawn there? Laura Mansfield-Brown used to have it all until her father was sent to prison. Being re-housed along with her emotionally frag...

  • What She Said
    387 90 28

    It's Manchester, 1985, and Cecelia is ready. She's moved out of home, she has a new boyfriend, and she is finally focusing on her writing. After a long absence in the dark, life has returned and turned on a light. Only life with Lawson - her exhibitionist, bad-poetry-loving boyfriend - soon proves to be far less endur...

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  • Whiskey Latte
    698 94 10

    in which her heart is thawing * ingrid's best friend happens to be a bartender she occasionally sleeps with - which says a lot about how and where she likes to spend her time - who once described her as having "a conscience but not a heart." that's something she has to come to terms with, after she learns about the da...

  • Cats Don't Always Land on Their Feet
    641 165 21

    No matter how hard we try to fight it, no matter how much we try to convince ourselves humans are different, no matter how we try to justify ourselves, our animalistic instincts always get the best of us. We're made to hunt and to be hunted. We're meant to fight and to run. We're meant to survive any way we can. Regar...

  • Both the Hunter and the Hunted Rely on God.
    154 44 7

    Kitik is a fighter in the Kurdish peshmerga, clearing snipers and mines from cities in Iraq occupied by Daesh (ISIL), and freeing captives. It's tough, dangerous work, and she's good at it, having survived more than a year on the front lines. Her grasp of house-to-house tactics gives her an advantage, along with he...

  • Dark was the Night
    81 1 7

    Dark was the Night is about a young woman who survives an unnamed, undetermined apocalypse. Clara happens to have epilepsy and must scavenge for seizure medication, drive a vehicle, and deal with other people who she is uncertain if she can trust or not.

  • Good Things I'll Never Do Again
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    Beverly only lives for herself. And maybe ice cream. She's the only person in her family that hasn't left the small town of Chestnut Ridge, Virginia, and as much as she hates the nosy neighbors, she's never seemed to be able to leave. When she loses her position at Red Ribbon's Craft Store and her estranged sister cal...

  • Espresso Love (A Dystopian Japan Novel) #Wattys2014
    1.1M 19.2K 99

    In Tokyo, where the System siphons thought, emotions & memories, a literature student meets a strange psychic girl and they embark on an escape from mindless agents, dream worlds and reality itself, in a soul-searching journey for love, for identity and what it means to be human. But all that remains is a peculiar cof...

  • Being Butch Green
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    A file. A boy. A criminal. An illegal medical lab. All is not what it seems when young rebel, Butch, decides to make a run for it with his criminal file. There is just one problem... he grabbed the wrong file and now he is wanted by the police. On a single chance encounter with the brother he hates so much, Butch nev...

  • The Recurring Mortality of Declan Darby
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    If you have ever met him, Declan Darby likely knows how you are going to die. He doesn't just know, he's been there. When he comes into contact with the skin of another person for the first time, Declan lives out their final moments of life as an observer, experiencing every sensation and every emotion as if it were h...

  • The Fundamentals of Being Wrong
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    James is a run-of-the-mill IT worker who finally gets fed up and quits his job. His wife Darleen can barely make enough as a librarian to keep them both afloat. To make matters worse, James can't stop wasting money on self-help seminars. They have gone severely into debt. Can James overcome his ego before their relati...

  • The Child in the Garden
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    In this magical realism novel set in the south in the 1950s, Caroline is only 16 when she puts her baby son up for adoption. Seven years later when he goes missing, she must embark on a journey deep into the woods to try to save him. "Once there was a boy for whom flowers bloomed whenever he laughed..."

  • Dragon Son's Apprentice: Book One ⚜️Complete⚜️
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    A spirited female paladin held captive. Her guard, crushed beneath the brutal Ottoman Empire. Together, they will upset a tyranny. Or perish. ※※※※※※※ ✨Featured on the 'Medieval' reading list for Wattpad's official Historical Fiction Page. Constellation Awards 1st Place Winn...

  • Particles of Mist
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    An unnamed protagonist goes to a remote village in Northern Bangladesh to film a dying art. There he meets a day-dreaming boy named Bishnu who loves to fish and believes strongly in the paranormal. Little did the protagonist know, he will end up meeting more interesting and mysterious characters, who will eventually...

  • The Sun Is Often Out
    275 43 9

    A family saga spanning seventy years and three continents - from 19th century colonial Australia to the Bloomsbury set in London, to tumultuous Hong Kong before WWII. Across three generations of women, the conflict between honour and duty repeats itself in the hearts of the men they love, with startling consequences. ...

  • Thin Strings That Hold Them
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    A boy known as Chris grieves aimlessly over his dead sister. He finds an unusual companion and experiences a transcendental event.

  • diáspora
    724 82 15

    Valentina Hernandez dreams of things before they happen. She knows when hurricanes, family drama, and love will blossom, often days before they do. Her Abuela Esmeralda has strong intuition too - which lead her to flee to the United States fifty-two years ago at the age of twenty-two with her daughter, Ruby "Reína" He...

  • Diving Into The Wreck
    150 12 21

    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, she's looking forward to another year of studying biology alongside her favorite professor, working with a trio of dolphins at her local zoo, and mayb...

  • Bitterness, Pity, and a Snow Globe
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    Tragic literary horror originally written for a contest.

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  • Corvus (Stars and Sails, Book 1)
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    Aiden Payne is a drifter. His only memory of home is a mysterious tattoo. While working as a gold miner, his path crosses with Amelia Rose Wagner, a sheltered girl in love with navigation and the stars. After a fatal mistake, the two find themselves running from the law. Fleeing may be their only escape, yet finding...

  • Lies We Tell
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    *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 that would change everything she thought she knew about her life. Lyla thought she could keep her one greatest secret from Audrey foreve...

  • The Grotto
    54 0 3

    Looking back into the past can be a pain to do, but looking back also reveals the secrets others wanted to hide away for good.

  • Arya of Sundried Hope
    202 39 21

    Editing By: Auri Winters Michele Philips Captain James Shaw was well loved and well merchant. A merchant who had many secrets which he wished passed onto his daughter, Arya. The one way the captain liked to pass on his ideas was through stories. He told Arya of a grand treasure. A treasure in the form of a jam, now it...