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The Mind's Aspiration: A Short Story Collection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Ancestors, in the strangest of places. A furry miracle. Sports journalism logs a new low. And the perfect summer job? Sixteen oddball and heartfelt short stories from the muddled mind of TJ Bainz.
Letters To Another: A Short Story Collection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,990. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A rotten business scheme has its advantages. Traditional bails out modern. One last payday . . . one last humiliation. And a classic example of passive-aggressive parenting. Seventeen oddball and heartfelt short stories from the muddled mind of TJ Bainz.
Kindness And Happenstance: A Short Story Collection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,330. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A brother-sister dilemma. Ill-thought-out male-bonding. Bizarre events at the football. And time well spent, alone. Fifteen oddball and heartfelt short stories from the muddled mind of TJ Bainz.
То был мой театр
Price: Free! Words: 57,800. Language: Russian. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Это - книга, написанная "в стол" в 1984-85 гг. без надежд на скорое издание. Книга - о Театре на Таганке и о времени, не столь уж далёком, с его приметами и привязанностями, верой и безверием. Это - книга любви к тем, кому она посвящена, и книга грусти, причины для которой "очень даже есть", как пел Владимир Высоцкий. Автор книги - журналист, поэт и, по его словам, человек, "отравленный" Таганкой.
Vadul ars
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,840. Language: Romanian. Published: June 7, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General, Fiction » Classics
Romanul prezintă viața oamenilor în perioada de tranziție, ei devin oamenii tranziției. Unii mor, alții înnebunesc, ații pleacă în lume să-și caute un rost. Unii se salvează prin iubire, cultură, credință. Povestea este dinamică, plină de surprize, personajele privesc cititorul în ochi și îl cheamă în Vadul ars peste care, iată, crește iarba... Biruitoare...
An American Novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
The publication of a series of articles about the life settlement market (the purchase of life insurance policies by vulture investors) wreaks havoc in the small Florida community from which most examples are drawn. Thoroughly documented, fast-paced, funny, An American Novel subtly illustrates the complexities of modern capitalism.
Haunted Hearts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,850. Language: American English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A compelling love story and family saga from Great Depression through WWII to present. Star crossed lovers met as children, but adversity follows them until they became obsessed with finding salvation. When Fate intervenes and Lennie and Dean reconnect, their identities are blurred. Have they found each other, or are their respective but deceased grandparents at long last together?
The Disappearance of Emilie Brunet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,860. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
Achille Dunot, a diehard fan of Hercule Poirot investigates the disappearance of a wealthy heiress. His only problem: he's amnesiac and wakes up every morning with no recollection of the previous day.
White Hearts
Price: Free! Words: 78,110. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Screenplays » Romance
Joseph Carpenter isn't immortal, even though he's had many lives since his first birth over two thousand years ago. He's beginning to remember who he really is and why he has survived so long. Now he's on the run from a doctor who will dissect not only his body but also that of his only daughter to discover their secret. Christine is the first White Heart with the ability to heal any injury. Time
The Witiko’s Necklace and Other Fabrications
Price: Free! Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
A collection of thirty short works of fiction by Brian Reynolds (Mouse, self-published at Smashwords, 2015) with a variety of themes and tones. All of them attempt to focus on character and the human condition. Many are located in the Canadian north, but others find their inspiration in the American Midwest and Toronto. Many have Indigenous content. All of them seek to be “literary” in style.
Round Mountain
Series: Trail of Blood on Ice, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,340. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
Not many know of the Five Civilized Tribes involvement in the US Civil War. This story is the second of "The Trail of Bood on Ice" trilogy that is not intended to be a war story, but in order to tell of the characters life and times it must be presented in a war setting. I hope that you enjoy the reading as much as I have the writing. J C
Английские ботиночки
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,830. Language: Russian. Published: April 18, 2016 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Здесь вы найдёте непридуманные захватывающие истории из жизни. Из той самой нашей жизни, в которой крепко и на все времена перемешано всё, из чего она и состоит: радости и печали, трагедии и комедии, верность и предательство, мистика и ужас, вера и неверие, любовь и надежда
Roots
Price: $3.80 USD. Words: 90,010. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 16, 2016 by Banyan Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic, Fiction » Literature » Urban
"Roots" is a contemporary urban fiction set in Delhi [India], tracing the roots of a priest and his hometown in the Himalayas... A suicide, a dam, a reality show...all come together in this gripping tale of longing and displacement....raising a question - Can there be any compensation for losing one's home and hearth?
Soldier Boys: Tales of the Civil War
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Philosophical author Jack Matthews takes snapshots of Civil War soldiers as they cheat death and mess around between battles. Without dwelling on the war's tragic dimension, these old-fashioned (and historically accurate) yarns are infused with irony and a youthful sense of adventure. They also ask you to ponder the human condition as people of that time might have done.
Our Voice 8
Price: Free! Words: 278,210. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Volume 8 of student produced writing from grades K-12 in the Twin Lakes School District of Monticello, Indiana. This edition covers 212 writers from Spring and Fall 2015. Fully 12% of our entire K-12 student body participated in this edition. All proceeds towards publishing a physical version of the book.
Unnatural Encounters: Only in Trinidad and Tobago
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,530. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Step into a world of Trinbagonian folklore and fantasy, where supernatural characters come to life. This collection of stories highlights the rich and diverse culture of Trinidad and Tobago, bringing to life some of our local customs and traditions. Immerse yourself in a world where fantasy and Caribbean life intertwine, and indulge in the vibrancy that is the Trini life.
Magnifying Glass and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,710. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Steve Silkin. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Seann McCollum is a poet and painter living in Portland, Ore. His short stories ask the questions: Why does Amber take zombies so literally? Is the outside-in world possible? What do those battery-operated animals get up to at night when no one's watching? Is it possible that the Smurfs really exist, and can their adventures teach us lessons about how we should be living?
Белая ласточка
Price: Free! Words: 62,920. Language: Russian. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
О молодых людях, старшеклассниках и первокурсниках вузов, которые только что стали или становятся взрослыми, делают свои первые самостоятельные шаги в сложную взрослую жизнь, рассказывается в «Белой ласточке», первой книге начинающей писательницы, выпускницы Литературного института имени Горького, Ольги Кореневой.
My Diary, Tbh: Selected Readings from Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 11:52 PM to Sunday, November 8, 2015 at 7:04 PM
Price: Free! Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016 by Vern and Sisters. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
My Diary, Tbh is a collection of blog posts spanning the college years of John von Dorf. Though it's heavily politically-charged, it's a story about the reckless abandon of political ideals. The story shows the development of the identity of the author through mostly true experiences.
Storie di guerra - Testimonianze dirette, dal medioevo alla prima guerra mondiale
Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 12. Price: $3.32 USD. Words: 111,620. Language: Italian. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian, Fiction » Literature » War
Oggi si parla molto della guerra, soprattutto a sproposito. In questo libro, numerose testimonianze di persone che hanno combattuto dal medioevo alla prima guerra mondiale. Testimonianze interessanti, anche episodi bizzarri e curiosi, nessuna retorica. Questa antologia raccoglie epistole, diari, racconti, poesie: tutte "testimonianze" dirette di guerra.