Lightning: A Machine of Death short story [NOOK Book]

Overview

Liz is a librarian becoming disillusioned with her career. As she navigates another day of apathetic public service, she notices a Machine of Death slip left behind as a bookmark by a patron, labeled "Lightning." Liz doesn't know if the bookmark is a piece of someone's past or a warning for the future. Whose bookmark is it, and does Liz want to meet a doomed patron?

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Lightning: A Machine of Death short story

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Overview

Liz is a librarian becoming disillusioned with her career. As she navigates another day of apathetic public service, she notices a Machine of Death slip left behind as a bookmark by a patron, labeled "Lightning." Liz doesn't know if the bookmark is a piece of someone's past or a warning for the future. Whose bookmark is it, and does Liz want to meet a doomed patron?

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940033012909
  • Publisher: Thomas Maluck
  • Publication date: 1/24/2012
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 652,478
  • File size: 75 KB

Meet the Author

"Is this how an iPod works?" the profile picture asked. It is a staged photo of confusion and experimentation because that is what my first ebook, "Your Only Shiny Thing," represents. It is a collection of poems from the past several years meant to clear my creative slate and allow me to experience the self-publishing ebook process.


I'm a librarian and ebooks represent an industry shift as well as an opportunity to help budding writers in my community. Formatting an ebook in Word was rather painless. I hope to do it many more times in my self-published ventures and encourage others to "clear the slate" of their finished works.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 9, 2013

    Didn't care for this one jmm44

    Didn't make much sense---could have been a really good story if it was more believable

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 16, 2012

    I liked it

    I really liked the concept of this story, felt like it should have geen longer though. Not longer because it was a short, but longer because it felt like the story wasn't done being told

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 17, 2012

    Pawprint

    Pawprint

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 9, 2012

    Good short

    Met the guidelines..good writing..wish it was more then just one short

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