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Tears for Rahul Dutta
Price: Free! Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A surreal, existential and dreamlike story cycle, following the life of the mysterious Rahul Dutta.
Systole
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Systole is the contraction of your heart that pushes your blood through your veins. "Systole" describes that contraction with rhythm, rhyme and reason. "Systole" is relationships in poetry. "Systole" is modern poetry, sometimes sophisticated and sometimes simple. "Systole" is twenty-three, 21st century poems that reveal relationships with honesty and truth... Perhaps an edgy truth.
Crónicas de los perdidos
Series: Obras de pensamiento alternativo, Book 5 · Cronicas de los Feelsonsteel, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: Spanish. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Crónicas de los perdidos es el quinto libro de la col·lección de pensamiento alternativo que recoge algunas experiencias más de Harter Feelsonsteel y su hija Beatriz Feelsonsteel en la nueva realiad en la que se encuentran ahora. En esta ocasión la acción tendrá lugar a pie de calzada por una parte, y por la otra en una gan ciudad. La acción y los sentimientos a flor de acero estan asegurados.
Sleepless in Sovietsky
Price: Free! Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Oleg Yavlinsky is a good cop, or at least he thinks he is, until a chance encounter with a wealthy businessman challenges everything he holds dear and brings unsettling memories his time in Chechnya back to the surface. A short story about life in Russia in the 1990s, the second in a series by David Brining.
Night of the New Russian
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The third story in a series by David Brining exploring life in post-Communist Russia, Sergey Priapin is beginning to hate his wife. Caught in the middle, his sons dream of a future in the USA, far away from the chaos and stress.
Matachewan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Matachewan is a collection of Canadian short story literary fiction. WahWashKesh in central Ontario, Matachewan in Northern Ontario, Major Street in Toronto: these are all the haunts of my childhood. Not where we lived but where we vacationed (if you can call spending the night at my grandmother’s house a vacation.) How these places weave spells as the years pass.
Ангелы сегодня не летают
Price: Free! Words: 10,160. Language: Russian. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union
(5.00 from 1 review)
Сборник стихотворений латвийского поэта Генриха Залтанса. В сборник вошли стихотворения с 1980-2012 г Любовная лирика, гражданская поэзия. Ангелы не летают до тех пор, пока их не разбудит любовь! Помните об этом, люди!
Азбука (Azbuka)
Series: Концепция (The Conception), Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,740. Language: Russian. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Russian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Книга "Азбука" – часть серии КОНЦЕПЦИЯ из 11 книг, которые будут интересны самому широкому кругу читателей. Вера, религия, философия – вот то, о чем я предлагаю поговорить в ходе нашего спокойного и ненавязчивого общения. Со своей стороны обещаю сделать этот разговор простым, интересным и увлекательным. А главное – предельно информативным.
Избранное (Izbrannoye)
Series: Концепция (The Conception), Book 12. Price: Free! Words: 23,950. Language: Russian. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Russian
(5.00 from 1 review)
В книгу "Избранное" вошли отдельные главы из 11 книг серии КОНЦЕПЦИЯ, которые, я надеюсь, будут интересны самому широкому кругу читателей. Вера, религия, философия – вот то, о чем я предлагаю поговорить в ходе нашего спокойного и ненавязчивого общения. Со своей стороны обещаю сделать этот разговор простым, интересным и увлекательным. А главное – предельно информативным.
Euthalia
Price: Free! Words: 25,860. Language: Italian. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Un fiore, un colore e ali per volare. Racconti da sbocciare. Euthalia è il fiore che sboccia, in greco antico, ma è anche il nome di una farfalla.
Sergei Yesenin: Five Poems
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
(5.00 from 1 review)
A small, dual-language selection of poetry from one of the most beloved Russian poets of the 20th century, Sergei Yesenin.
Bulat Okudjava: Six Poems
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Andrey Kneller. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bulat Okudjava (May 9, 1924 – June 12, 1997) was a Russian and Soviet poet, novelist, singer and song-writer. He was an author of approximately 200 songs that he himself set to music. At the time when majority of Soviet art was directed at the masses, his songs were hauntingly original and personal. It was this quality that attracted his listeners and helped to establish him as one of Russia’s mos
Proverbs From Liberia
Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
(5.00 from 1 review)
Proverbs are a huge part of our oral tradition. In fact, whole sections of our traditional history are understood and transmitted through this method. Unfortunately, it is underappreciated like many other aspects of Liberian literature, culture or history. Our elders are known for dispensing their wisdom in these wise sayings. This book collects parables from all across Liberia. It's a must-have.
Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Character driven short stories dealing with an undocumented immigrant, a runaway slave, coming of age experiences, a love story and end of life.
An Artist's Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A sample story from the collection of 13 stories in Short Shorts & Longer Tales. A deaf mute aboriginal artist loses a canvas on which he has painted his life. Though he knows where it is, and he can see it, he can't touch or reclaim it. But his ancestral upbringing means he can't leave it behind, so he remains in the vicinity to be near it, passing his time waiting an opportunity.
Whitecaps: a short story
Price: Free! Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
First memories are evocative, but so too are the last. George mourns his daughter three days after he lost her, and struggles with memories from his past as he tries to make sense of death. Whitecaps is a short story in the Deadly Catches collection of 4 short stories about the sea.
The Red Volkswagen and other stories
Price: Free! Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Rosanne Dingli's popular car short stories are collected in this bumper edition. Enjoy five stories packed with memorable characters, events, and locations ... and cars.
Fast Luck
Price: Free! Words: 77,930. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In a land where alligators once dined on Wonderbread, where chickens played pianos and monkeys rode on rockets, Fast Luck once met hard luck.
Forgotten Treasure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,420. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of poems and short stories. The poetry is inspired by emotions. Anger, joy, love and spirituality all find their way out in them. The short stories are studies in different genres. There is humor in the Wiki-esque biography of Popeye the Sailor and the irreverent "When the Music Stops", fantasy in the "Bonds of War" and drama in "Silver Lining".
Gauche the Cellist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese
(3.00 from 1 review)
Another gem from the Japanese maestro of storytelling Kenji Miyazawa. Gauche plays the cello in the town orchestra, but he needs to do a lot better if he wants to keep his place. He realizes he is going to have to practice every spare moment if he is going to improve in time for the big concert. But will that be enough? Just when he is getting into his rhythm a visitor drops in - and then another.