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Dakota
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,650. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Revelations. Reunions. A secret in a treehouse. As life moves along in Minnesota, web designer Tristan only wants to get his bills paid, and possibly find a nice guy on the side. As this quest finds him driving back and forth across the South Dakota border, he finds himself a wishbone between an old client and a new one in this explosive continuation to the "Prairie Noir" series.
The Rebel in Autumn
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,890. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 by Antenna Books. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Written just before the fatal shootings of four students at Kent State in Ohio, and then forgotten in a drawer for nearly 45 years, The Rebel in Autumn is now published for the first time anywhere, ready to take its place as one of the great works of American fiction from a time when words mattered.
Lonely People
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Price: Free! Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short stories that together paint a powerful portrait of America in the second half of the Twentieth century. The first in the Portrait of America series. The people in these stories explore love and power at every age and in every kind of relationship: between parents and children, lovers, warriors, artists, and more.
Invisible Sentence
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Invisible Sentence sings a singular song about Los Angeles, about his day and age, and about this Generation's view of it. Raswell isn't judging one race as opposed to another; instead he serves us all up black, white, rich, poor and simply says: Look at us. He peels back the veneer and invites us all to look at ourselves, to much amusement and much horror.
The Back Page
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,520. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Meet a single dad, hapless news editor on the side, as he sits back and watches the newspaper industry decline into trashy tabloidism, while his own life descends into the same inky soup.
Even a Street Dog
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,130. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Beneath the Las Vegas that America sees on the Travel Channel— nightclubs, famous chefs, rambunctious gambling, celebrities at play—there’s an older, stranger, harder city. These are Las Vegas stories told from the street level, by a narrator who could only have been created by a first-rate author—one of the city’s most-beloved newspapermen, John L. Smith.
Your Impossible Voice #5
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,830. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The fall issue of Your Impossible Voice is here with incredible new work from Aaron Shurin, Eugene Lim, Kathleen Jesme, Mary Carroll-Hackett, Fernando Vallejo (translated by Laia García Sánchez and Robert Jackson), Kyle Hemmings, Daniel J. Pizappi, and more.
Our Voice Volume 6
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Price: Free! Words: 74,100. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Our Voice is a student written and edited ebook produced by the students of Twin Lakes School Corporation in Monticello, Indiana. It is a crosscurriculur, inclusive writing project that seeks to raise interest in creative writing amongst K-12 students in our district.
Tall Tales and Short Stories
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Some short-story anthologies celebrate like-themed work. Tall Tales and Short Stories instead celebrates the variety of form and diversity of content of short stories and short nonfiction work. This anthology not only contains many entertaining stories from some of today's best authors, such as Bob Koch's award-winning The Memorial, but also includes several touching autobiographical works.
The Whole Nine Yarns
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 29,930. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Nine delightful tales of the west, both long ago and contemporary, are told in the charming style of a country gentleman. These tales of Montana and the West bring the reader back to a time when life was simpler —or was it?
The List
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 116,690. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The twenty-seven stories that constitute The List range over a broad swath of human dilemmas, catching the critical moment in a person's life when that life is jolted into change and is altered irrevocably.
Margaritas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,290. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
James Dilworth will take you on strange journeys to unexpected places in a few words. For the first time ever, Dilworth's collected writings, are available to the public in ebook format. Margaritas has selections of his poetry, articles, writings about NADAdada, and short fiction, with the first chapter of his novel, Star. See why Dilworth has called his book Margaritas, or pearls.
The Way Things Were - Collected Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,870. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A mixed theme anthology The Way Things Were is a first collection of narratives by this historical thriller novelist. Set both in the United States and in various parts of the world the author conjures up a broad range of unusual characters and plots often set in unforgiving and unfriendly worlds. Many of the narratives first appeared in various literary journals and or online.
The Place Where I Come From
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Milton, Delaware - a town at the Southern tip of the Delmarva Peninsula - is very flat, very sandy, and very small. "The Place Where I Come From" portrays the lives of small-town inhabitants just before the Internet became prevalent, in the 1970s and 1980s. Influenced by Sherwood Anderson's "Winesburg Ohio" and by the stories of Shirley Jackson, "The Place Where I Come From" is a precise depictio
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.
Confluence: Spring 2014
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Confluence is IPFW's literary journal. In this issue we feature over 20 new and published authors and artists including Curtis L. Crisler, Aaron Michael McClaskey, Tonya R. Moore, Richard Leslie, Jeremy Stroup, Tara Denny, Andrew Dubach, Sara Jackson, and Nathaniel Morris, among others.
No Regrets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,930. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Silly Tree Anthologies. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
There comes a time when you have to let go of mistakes and regrets, leave them in the past and move forward into your future. The Silly Tree Anthology authors share stories of courage and strength, stories in which the characters finally find the will to forgive themselves and forget about what happened in the past so that they can fully explore the future.
Skyline 2014
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,190. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Cyberworld Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Skyline 2014, an annual publisher’s anthology produced by Cyberworld Publishing, showcases the juried and invited prose and poetry talent of Central Virginia writers. The title of the anthology is taken from the Skyline Drive, the parkway skipping along the top of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia and providing centering for the region in which the authors showcased here are living and writin
The Crossing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This book is a collection of several short stories. They range in scope from funny to dreamscape, from introspection to anger. In The Crossing, the lovable nitwit manages to stay alive despite her best efforts. A young man finally defends himself after years of pain from the school bad boy in The Bully. The Other Side will tug at your heart strings. These stories are about life and our times.
Matt and Lizzy Suicides in Warren County
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,170. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This story is about the author’s maternal grandparents, Matthew and Elizabeth Robertson, two people he never knew. He never knew them because in 1918 Matthew took his life and in 1930 Elizabeth did the same thing.