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খোলা জানালা (Open Window)
By Wahida Afza
Price: Free! Words: 14,900. Language: Bengali. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
This book is a collection of shot stoies. We see the world through the invisible window before our eyes. The location, size, design and structure of this window varies from person to person depending on one's surrounding. By observing the outside world, my open window has helped me to write these stories within the time period from 2008 to 2013.
And the Past Went on Breathing
By Grant Koo
You set the price! Words: 64,690. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A somewhat unreliable narrator returns from the airport after dropping off his girlfriend to find his apartment in shambles. That nothing's missing proves to be the bigger mystery as his intense sense of ill-defined loss culminates over a week's worth of days, memories, and dreams.
The Transmutation of Gold into Paper and Plastic
By Charlie Canning
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"The Transmutation of Gold into Paper and Plastic" is one of the early chapters of The Sign of Jonah, a serial novel of sin and redemption set on the remote island of Bato in the Philippines. Here we meet Collins, a retired mining engineer from Perth, who comes to the island by way of Papua New Guinea and Manila.
eFiction India Vol.01 Issue.01
By eFiction India Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013 by eFiction India. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
eFiction India, a project of eFiction Magazine, presents Its debut issue. This issue has the best of Indian writers with their finest work.
Chronology of an Egg
By Peter Tieryas Liu
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
Peter Tieryas Liu’s Chronology of an Egg is a companion to his debut Watering Heaven, published in October 2012 by Signal 8 Press in Hong Kong. Chronology of an Egg is a mini-collection containing five short stories -- two from Watering Heaven (“Gradients” and the title story) and three others.
Cuckoo Funeral, Magique, The Odd Job: Three Short Stories
By Christina Hyun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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In "Cuckoo Funeral", a Korean-American teen knows her mother is the keeper of a secret, but she cannot pry it from her. In "Magique", a man wants his wife to partner with him in his greatest dream - to be a full-time magician - but she thinks magic is a stupid hobby. He gives her one last chance to support him. In "The Odd Job", an old man offers a vagrant woman a job scraping paint off his house.
The Rage of a New Ancestor
By Voicu Mihnea Simandan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,950. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
The fourteen short stories that make up this collection are the labour of writers from very different backgrounds and various parts of the world, each one written with an attentive eye turned towards the Asian world they have experienced or lived in. Both native and non-native speakers of English language, from Indonesia, Singapore, India, Jordan, the USA, Malaysia, Thailand, and many more.
Red Dot Irreal - Equatorial Fantastika
By Jason Erik Lundberg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,220. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
Travel to Southeast Asia to meet pirates and shamans, wise fish and mystical storytellers, living monuments and paper animals, time travelers, stone taxi drivers, floating dental patients, and a sentient bird park. Once you enter the surreal worlds of Lundberg’s equatorial fantastika, a part of you will never leave. “A fine meal for the mind awaits you in Lundberg’s collection” (Jonathan Carroll)