Fiction » Literary collections

Sub-categories: American / General | Canadian | Asian / General | European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh | Caribbean & Latin American | Russian & Former Soviet Union | African | Female authors | Australian & Oceanian | European / General | Native American | European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union | All sub-categories >>
Time Like Masks
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
"Time Like Masks" is a contemporary short story about a boy who confronts his worst fear through the help of a distant relative and a lost Cherokee custom. "Time Like Masks" is the short story that leads Oscar Hokeah's novel-in-collection, Reflections on the Water.
Inappropriate: Three Short Stories
By
Price: Free! Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
3 short stories about irrational emotions between 2 people. ‘Deadline’ tells of Andrea, about to bag the ideal boyfriend. Only her tutor and her late thesis stand in the way. ‘Outside’ recounts of Deke, an ex-con doing community service outside the home of single mother, Elaine. And ‘Nice’ follows the life of Durante, suspicious of his girlfriend, who keeps getting texts from a secret admirer.
Salt and Oil, Blood and Clay
By
Price: Free! Words: 18,490. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Salt and Oil, Blood and Clay is a collection of short stories, poems, and vignettes that use fantasy and the harsh realities of ordinary life to explore the impact of solitude, sorrow, hope, and longing on how we see and believe in the world.
Before Noon: Short Story Collection
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Before Noon is a collection of five short stories featured in different genres; horror, science fiction, fantasy, drama. All stories are character driven and are thrilling adventures that will bring you back for more! The River Folk and Werewolf stand out as the only short stories in this collection that lend themselves to sequels. Enjoy these stories and get inspired!
Autodafe
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: Russian. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union
В книгу Autodafe ("Аутодафе") Сергея Степанова (pen name Serge Arbenin/ Серж Арбенин), удостоенного в 2012 г. Первой премии крупнейшего литературного конкурса "Арча", что проводится под патронатом Иссык-Кульского форума им. Чингиза Айтматова, вошли стихи, написанные поэтом в 2005–2012 гг. Сегодня Сергей Степанов – один из самых известных авторов, публикуемых в литературных журналах своей страны
Our Dance
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Our Dance" follows the triumphs and failures of two cousins as they turn eighteen-years-old and receive a "per cap" from the Kiowa Tribe. Deep tribal kinships center these young men as they take their first steps into adulthood.
एक अभिव्यक्ति
By
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
Saga Azerbaijana
By
Series: Contos Maravilhosos Caucasianos, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union
SAGA AZERBAIJANA é um livro cujo texto foi submetido a uma técnica – chamada de ARRANJO SEQUENCIAL DO TEXTO – destinada a tornar a sua leitura mais simples e mais agradável, com os fatores de dicção (ritmo, entonação, cadências etc.) postos em destaque; a prepará-lo para a LEITURA EM VOZ ALTA; e a facilitar o seu uso em dispositivos eletrônicos.
In the Ancient Lands of the Pemigewasset
By
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.
Seth: The Exile
By
Series: Death of a God, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Ancient & Classical
Seth, the dark one, the lord of evil. Such petty slander is the best Osiris’ followers can muster to defame him. Master of the sands and storms he so much more than they claim. He was the slighted younger brother. He was the faithful husband to a cheating wife who lied to him. Seth, the furious, the seeker of justice. Hear his tale...
Grits In A Bowl
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
This book goes against everything that is supposed to be right. From format and introduction to spacing and industry standards. It is not because the author does not know how to spell or not know the English language. She is a writer with a college education and comes from a background of educators. On the contrary, the stories in this book are considered to be “unusual connections.”
Anupama Ka Prem (Hindi)
By
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)
By
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)
By
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
By
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.
Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu.
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu we show the story exposing us to the adventurist narrative where its main character, the plenipotentiary Ambassador Papefu, is involved between canons and fights alongside the famous son of Corsica, now proudly becoming French; and who shocked that stale world by dethroning obsolete monarchies and kings which considered themselves as eternals.
Sweet & Sour-1
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic
These stories explore the various relationships of human bonds in one way or other. They are stories of respect, love, hatred, anguish, affection, loneliness, revenge and tolerance. This book contains 10 short stories. Some of them may make you laugh and some of them may make you cry, or at least make you think.
Antologia de Napoleon y Papefu.
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,780. Language: Spanish. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
En Antología de Napoleón y Papefu vemos la narración aventurista donde el personaje principal, el embajador plenipotenciario Papefu, se ve envuelto entre cañonazos y luchas junto al famoso hijo de Córcega convertido orgullosamente en francés, y quien estremeció al mundo de entonces destronando monarquías
The Loner Stands Tall
By
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.
The Fart (Tales from Japan)
By
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.