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Parasite Girls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A burned out American photojournalist surfaces in Tokyo after a disastrous last assignment. Aidan Conner seeks to rebuild his career and life, while his old friend Mima finds her past has become present. Through flashbacks, Aidan recalls their friendship, and what binds Mima to her closest friends, Sora and Eko. Aidan is reminded of the one thing that never dies between true friends.
City Stories
Series: Anthology, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 11,640. Language: British English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Love, terror and 21st century life! From the heart of cosmopolitan Liverpool come nine thrilling views of modern living. Blood-drinkers, killers and secrets. Old sorrows and new beginnings. The light and dark of human life set against the glittering backdrop of a reinvigorated city. City Stories. Tales of life today.
legendaR
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,490. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
how can be a legenda rewrite with some joke and much close to reality.
احياء الاسكندرية
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: Arabic. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Start reading from any page you like , you 'll find yourself inside the streets of Alexandria and its neighborhoods , you 'll find the smell of sea and the beauty and history of its development. ابدأ بالقراءة من أي صفحة تحب، ستجد نفسك بداخل طرقات الإسكندرية وأحيائها، ستجد رائحة بحرها وجمال عمرانها وتاريخها الذي ينبض حياة
Entrevidas
Price: Free! Words: 10,920. Language: Spanish. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Entrevidas, narra una historia de supervivicenia en la Lima actual, contada a través de una empleada del hogar y la llegada de una joven, que huye de la sierra para refugiarse en la ciudad.
One Night, Nine Months, and Thirty-Three Years Later
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Everybody has a secret to tell. But if someone else’s secret unfolds before another’s eyes, what is one to do?
A Sunday Market Seller
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
From the second collection of 17 stories in My Other Shorts & Formal Tales. A Sunday country market is livened up by a gate-crashing, old lady. A fiercely independent migrant, Polish WW2 survivor from out of town. She wants to set up to sell a range of memorabilia, home cooking and sweets. Immediately charming the regular stall-holders with stories and skills. She has other skills; unrevealed.
A Candle For a Marine
Series: Always a Marine. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Zehava only has eight days to prove her love and win Isaac’s trust again, but Hanukkah is a time for healing, reconciliation, and miracles.
Primo's Numbah Two: Is Chicken Skin a Local Delicacy?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,950. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Second book in the Primo series, set in a fictional bar in the town of Kapaa on the island of Kauai. An eccentric group of regulars and irregulars blunders through adventures both humorous and spooky.
Dear Daddy, Diary Of A Caribbean Immigrant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,610. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 25, 2013 by Pine Lake Books. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Dear Daddy chronicles the life of a young Caribbean immigrant beginning with her arrival in Canada to live with her father and stepmother.
Кто нас учит. Диалоги
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 47,090. Language: Russian. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Преподаватели социальных дисциплин колледжа в Санкт-Петербурге обсуждают состояние преподавания в их учебном заведении, падение уровня образования в России. Автор ставит перед читателем вопросы: - кто занимается обучением и воспитанием наших детей? - как справляются со своим предназначением учителя? - откуда берутся образованные люди и хорошие специалисты при несовершенном составе учителей?
Makoti Enters the Kraal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,580. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Ndiwe is Makoti - a new bride of the Mantshinga family. Madly in love and excited for her new life, she soon realises that not all is as it seems, in particular the strange, menacing family cat, Madevana. Just what role does the feline play in the family? And why is she treated with such respect and awe?
A Quick Guide to "Mrs. Dalloway"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 26 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 159. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Mrs. Dalloway” by Virginia Woolf was first published on 14th of May 1925. It is one of the most prominent works of Virginia Woolf.
Brazilian Elevator Tales
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,950. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Brazilian Elevator Tales contains 14 humorous short stories featuring elevator operators or passengers involved in a variety of situations that deal with culture, corruption, politics, economics, and the Brazilian "jeitinho", finding an original way to get around an impediment. Some stories end with the character's disappointment, doubt or confirmation of beliefs that surprise the reader.
The Old Queen's Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,380. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this second book of the Kohala Coast Mystery series, a serial killer arrives on the Big Island of Hawaii, bringing with him death and grief for the women of the Pono Family.
not exactly haiku
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
what is the size of / the space between your dreams / and your realities
From Iran to America: Mahnaz and Shirin -- A Love Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,240. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Written through the eyes of a young boy in Iran and later a young man in America, the author’s experiences – at times funny, at times poignant – give the reader insight into life in the Middle East, and especially in Iran. Adding to this are his harrowing lessons in love at the hands of the two Iranian women who give this book its title. This is an informative, while also gripping read.
8 Surefire Signs of a Jewish Mother
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A comical look at what it takes to be an official Jewish Mother and how to deal with one. A Jewish Mother doesn't have to be Jewish, a mother or even a woman!
Love Thy Neighbor—¡Pero No Te Dejes!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,650. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is a collection of short stories I wrote based on lives and events of my gente in and around East Los Angeles. The stories and characters themselves are pure fiction but the spirit of my cultura is unfolded with pride and cariño. I like to make people smile, laugh and, if I'm lucky, let out an embarrassing belly laugh.
Quick Guide: Vanity Fair
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 18 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 155 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Vanity Fair” by William Makepeace Thackeray was first published in 1848. It happens to be a novel without a hero. The book satirizes the society in early 19th century Britain.