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Voice of the Mute Tales, Volume 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of 3 short stories about church life, faith, and the struggle to live.
Strange Lives of Black Folks
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Price: Free! Words: 41,330. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American
Strange spirits share their stories of regret with a new soul ready to enter or reenter the world. What they share reflect defining moments in each of their lives that prevented them from carrying out their purpose. In order to find peace they must properly prepare this soul to complete their unfinished work on earth
एक अभिव्यक्ति
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Price: Free! Words: 50. Language: Hindi. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
कुछ पल, कुछ यादें और कुछ ख़याल अक्षरों से बांधें है | कभी कभी बांधते-बांधते खुद उलझा हूँ, और कभी इन मन इन अक्षरों की माला बना बैठा तो ख्यालों को ज़हन में रख कर मनके की तरह दोहराता रहा हूँ. अगर अपने भावो को शब्दों से बाँध पाया तो आपको यह कवितायेँ और ग़ज़ल लगेंगी और न कर पाया तो आप मुझ से साक्षात्कार कर बैठेंगे
In the Ancient Lands of the Pemigewasset
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Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
In the Ancient Lands of the Pemiwegasset consists of two short stories about life in the Pemigewasset wilderness of central New Hampshire. The stories surround the misadventures of the author and two young men as they explore the rugged wilderness along the Kancamagus River.
Anupama Ka Prem (Hindi)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: Hindi. Published: June 27, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
ग्यारह वर्ष की आयु से ही अनुपमा उपन्यास पढ़-पढ़कर मष्तिष्क को एकदम बिगाड़ बैठी थी। वह समझती थी, मनुष्य के हृदय में जितना प्रेम, जितनी माधुरी, जितनी शोभा, जितना सौंदर्य, जितनी तृष्णा है, सब छान-बीनकर, साफ कर उसने अपने मष्तिष्क के भीतर जमा कर रखी है। मनुष्य- स्वभाव, मनुष्य-चरित्र, उसका नख दर्पण हो गया है। संसार में उसके लिए सीखने योग्य वस्तु और कोई नही है, सबकुछ जान चुकी है, सब कुछ सीख चुकी है।
Aahuti (Hindi)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: Hindi. Published: June 27, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
आनन्द ने गद्देदार कुर्सी पर बैठकर सिगार जलाते हुए कहा-आज विशम्भर ने कैसी हिमाकत की! इम्तहान करीब है और आप आज वालण्टियर बन बैठे। कहीं पकड़ गये, तो इम्तहान से हाथ धोएँगे। मेरा तो खयाल है कि वजीफ़ा भी बन्द हो जाएगा। सामने दूसरे बेंच पर रूपमणि बैठी एक अखबार पढ़ रही थी। उसकी आँखें अखबार की तरफ थीं; पर कान आनन्द की तरफ लगे हुए थे। बोली-यह तो बुरा हुआ। तुमने समझाया नहीं?
11 Vars Ka Samay (Hindi)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: Hindi. Published: June 27, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
दिन-भर बैठे-बैठे मेरे सिर में पीड़ा उत्‍पन्‍न हुई : मैं अपने स्‍थान से उठा और अपने एक नए एकांतवासी मित्र के यहाँ मैंने जाना विचारा। जाकर मैंने देखा तो वे ध्‍यान-मग्‍न सिर नीचा किए हुए कुछ सोच रहे थे। मुझे देखकर कुछ आश्‍चर्य नहीं हुआ; क्‍योंकि यह कोई नई बात नहीं थी। उन्‍हें थोड़े ही दिन पूरब से इस देश मे आए हुआ है। नगर में उनसे मेरे सिवा और किसी से विशेष जान-पहिचान नहीं है;
Refugees
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Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
A bunch of stuff that's been rejected; rescued and given another life.
The Loner Stands Tall
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Price: Free! Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Three short stories that focus on the importance of living for yourself. Kunal refuses to give his crops for charity to the neighboring drought hit village. But the government forces him otherwise. 'Indignated Robbery' shows how Kunal fights against the society to get his crops back. Other stories revolve around placing yourself above others.
Rhythmic Filipino American Poetry
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,710. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
A poetic biography of M.M. Renaissance. Film Maker, Stand Up Comedian, Actor, Film Producer, Record Producer, Restaurant Owner, Screen writer, Article Writer, Peak Performance Coach, Father, Author of several books, and he also has a music album. He's just all over the place, mentally, emotionally, physically and financially.
Contrappasso Magazine, Issue 4: International Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,350. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
CONTRAPPASSO is an independent biannual magazine of international writing published in Sydney, Australia. Issue 4 features writing from Mexico, China, Russia, Italy, the UK, Ireland, New Zealand, the USA, and Australia.
The Fart (Tales from Japan)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Little J Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a story of a dramatic event that happened to a boy named Harukichi one warm afternoon in autumn. Harukichi goes to a small school in a small village. Sometimes Harukichi is embarrassed by the way his classmates behave. One day a new teacher named Mr. Fuji arrives from the big city. Another interesting character in this story is Ishitaro. Ishitaro likes to fart. A lot.
Borderlines: 3 long stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Borderlines contains 3 long, hilarious and heart wrenching stories, written in cinematic prose. In 'Carnival Cop', 'Bonzo' and 'One for the Rover' ee see the real Ireland and the Irish: funny, zany, complicated, love-crazy and always entertaining. Novelist Willy Vlautin says: “Eddie Stack has a way of making you laugh and cry at the same time...a great Irish storyteller.”
The Elders' Wisdom
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Price: Free! Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » African
The Elders' Wisdom is a collection of hundreds of the most powerful Liberian Parables along with their meanings. The author gives some in depth explanations in some places to make understanding these parables easy for those that are unfamiliar to Liberian culture.
Proverbs From Liberia
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Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » African
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 Lived
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Price: Free! Words: 66,130. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
It's just one of those days... Magicians, phoenix eggs and hot chocolate with a guardian angel. Here is a collection of short stories for the everyday, twisted with fantasy and intrigue... but mind where you step, for here lie domestic dragons, hidden treasures and the dark underside of the suburbs. These short stories mirror everyone's day to day struggles, from grief to first love, from growing
A Sorrowful River Runs Through Here (Short Stories)
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Series: A Trio of Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: American English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A trio of short stories about the sorrows of family life, featuring "Walking Into The Night," "The Hungry Red Devil" and "The Unfaithful Camera."
Bloody Hands, Heartless Editors: 7 Deleted Chapters from The First Boy who was Broken
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Price: Free! Words: 5,580. Language: American English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The discarded chapters of writer, J.D. Benabides, these are stories of triumph, childhood, and the heartbreaking beauty of being human. They were initially cut from his book, The First Boy who was Broken, but they are being offered in this free ebook as a thank you to everyone who supported his debut novel.
Bulat Okudjava: Six Poems
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Andrey Kneller. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union
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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
Record Three: Shame
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Price: Free! Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
I’ve done bad things. I’ve lied. I’ve cheated. Whenever my family gets doughnuts, I hide the blueberry fritter so no one else can eat it. This issue of Record is all about shame, and the stories we'd rather not tell.