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說楔子敷陳大義
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Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
借名流隱括全文 - In which an introductory story of a good scholar points the moral of the book
1001 Nights: A Tale Retold
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Shahrazad, the mesmerizing heroine of 'The Arabian Nights,' must spin tales night after night to save lives—including her own. This short story brings her legend to modern readers and illuminates the dazzling orchestral showpiece it inspired. Ideal for oral storytelling.
Daddy Issues (1-Act Play)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Priced Nostalgia. Category: Plays » Women Authors
A young woman comes to terms with her relationship issues while facing the ghost of her past. A drama in one act. *Approximate Run Time: 15 to 20 minutes *Roles for 1 female, 1 male, 3 either gender *Simple staging *Dramatic monologue for a woman in her 20s or 30s
Receding References
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
An MTA train operator reacts violently when he finds a noose hanging in his cab. Parties assemble for a solution.The result is a confusing series of exchanges regarding who did what, various meanings for that particular event, and other racial, sexual, and historical transformations that occur without people changing their now incorrect understanding from what it was when first presented to them.
Hedgehog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
In an SRO stuffed with people living on the margins of society is Leo, a young man who spent years in a mental institution because his epilepsy was judged a mental illness. The experience left Leo with a morbid attachment to a fictional character that suffered the same misdiagnosis. He lives Myshkin's life, and so do his fellow residents in order to satisfy the likeable Leo.
Literature Companion: The Revenger's Tragedy
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 67 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 242. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play presents a vivid and frequently violent picture of lust and ambition in an Italian court. The tone of the play is satiric and cynicism of Jacobean tragedy is quite noticeable.
Study On The tragic Play Oedipus The King: Summary and Analysis
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Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Summary and analysis
New Year's Thieve
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014 by Priced Nostalgia. Category: Plays » Women Authors
New Year’s Thieve is a holiday comedy in one act for all ages from the author of The Love of Three Oranges and Polar Twilight. Run Time: 35 - 40 minutes 2 Male, 3 Female, 3 Either 7 to 10+ actors possible
Jan of Cleveland: Radio Play
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Jan of Cleveland is a radio play designed to run approximately 28 minutes. There are only 5 speaking parts and minimal, easy to find sound effects. It is a Time Travel perfect for high school plays, college radio stations and podcasters. Detailed character bios are included.
Suicide Squeeze: An Existential Crisis At Third Base
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Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
It’s the ninth inning of the last game of “Philosopher First Baseman” Johnny Banner’s long major league career, and Banner comes to bat. When he hits a triple and ends up 90 feet away from scoring the winning run, suddenly he’s overcome by the feeling: What’s next in my life? But nobody in the stadium seems to care. Well, almost nobody... A 10-minute tragicomedy.
Who Killed Admiral Darlan?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
It is December 1942. British and American forces have conquered French territories in Northern Africa from Morocco through Algeria. The American side has chosen Admiral Darlan as the leader of liberated territories even though a top Vichy collaborator. Many opposing forces want Darlan removed. Eventually done in mysterious circumstances.
La notte di S. Silvestro
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: Italian. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Plays » European / Italian
Un dialogo tra due personaggi all’interno di una misteriosa osteria: il mito faustiano, l’incontro-scontro tra l’uomo e il diavolo.
Boy With a Bell (One Act), and Six Poems
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Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Boy with a bell tries to warn a couple about the dangers ahead, or does he? Minimalist farce, one act. Royalty free.
How America Does It
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Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
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The United States has it's own unique way of conducting foreign policy. One which all other countries criticize while secretly wishing they could emulate. The play depicts the preparation of Kerry's dramatic presentation of alleged poison gas crimes committed by Syria. President Obama had to join with aides to find ways to work-up the emotionally deficient Kerry.
Grace - A One-Act Play
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
A One-Act play about religion, friendship, and mortality. Four cast members, minimal set.
First and Last Month: A Play
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
A hilarious and uplifting play about three friends from the Midwest who make their way to New York City in search of new beginnings.
White Nights
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,050. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
(Drama, 2 Men, 1 Woman, Exterior) "White Nights" is a subtle, yet powerful story of four nights in the solitary life of a sensitive young man who defines himself as a "dreamer". Dostoevsky had written the short story in 1848, and there have been several film adaptations worldwide, including Italian director Luchino Visconti, French director Robert Bresson, and American director James Gray.
At the End of the Bar
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Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
"At the End of the Bar" is a short play in four acts which tells the story of Joel and his second home "The Sleeping Bear".