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Shortcomingz
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,530. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
This is a collection of short stories covering a variety of topics and themes. Some of the stories are told in forthright fashion, others border on magical realism. A few offer a poetic peep into the past, several delve into science fiction and the rest, I hope, are a bit avant-garde. Enjoy!
Grits In A Bowl
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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.”
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."
Side by Side
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,240. Language: Australian English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Twenty-three award-winning short stories from the Stringybark Short Story Awards will delight and intrigue you in this anthology of clever tales from Australian and international short story writers.
Disabilities
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,470. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Some of us are limited, not by our disabilities, but our abilities. Most of us overcome limitations, while others fail to grow. This novella explores the lives of four characters as they struggle to overcome their unique disabilities -- only one of which is physical.
Arab culture from an Arab's perspective Diwan Baladna
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A light and humorous--yet informative--look at Arab culture through an Arab's eyes.
Tales Of Old Japanese
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,760. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese
Tales of Old Japanese is a collection of five short stories of the older generation living in contemporary Japan. The author has spent over 20 years living in the country, working as a writer and journalist. Some of his impressions of Japan and of the people who live there have been recorded therein.
The Cycle of Ramón & Other Stories from the Cantina
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
These are magic realism short stories. Love is bound through time, the heavens weep, the most beautiful woman in all of Mexico is cursed, a rabbit & a priest work through a drought, and the owner of a cantina relates tall tales that make Paul Bunyan pale in comparison. If you've enjoyed the works of Gabriel García Márquez and Isabel Allende, you'll enjoy these Stories from the Cantina.
Systole
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » 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.
Nothing Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,680. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Nothing Man is the follow-up to Marc Lowe's collection, "Sui Generis" and Other Fictions (2010, ISMs Press). "Lowe’s stories hack body and mind apart and sometimes put them back together in a new way. They disrupt comfortable logic and expectation with a Surrealist-infused Gothic prose tinged with hints of Borges and Poe." Rob Stephenson, author of Passes Through