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Record Three: Shame
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Price: Free! Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
I’ve done bad things. I’ve lied. I’ve cheated. Whenever my family gets doughnuts, I hide the blueberry fritter so no one else can eat it. This issue of Record is all about shame, and the stories we'd rather not tell.
Tripping Into Mexico
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 160,570. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Tripping Into Mexico tells the adventures of Corsey Clamming as he travels through Canada, the USA, and Mexico. He writes of men released from prison, of self-destroying artists, homeless hitch-hikers, and more. Corsey believes in a world he consciously creates. Dirt, heat, blood, and beauty mix as Corsey seeks his muse, and follows the philosophy of, 'You create your own reality.'
Deadly Catches
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Price: Free! Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
The people who earn their living from the Atlantic waters have long made their peace with the risks of the ocean, until the worst comes knocking at their doors. Deadly Catches is a small short story collection that explores the grief of living with the ultimate price.
Dark Satires
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Price: Free! Words: 41,900. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Dark Satires is a collection of short fiction with the focus on fun. Stories like The Kidney, The Death of Frederigo Velasquez, The Hive, and News From the Future will set you back in your chair, raise your eyebrows, elevate your heart-rate and quicken your pulse. Not for the faint of heart or the overly-sensitive.
Engines of Creation
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Price: Free! Words: 39,370. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Short stories that pack a punch, including science fiction, fantasy, satire, humour, and a strangely uplifting mild horror. A collection.
Guppy Soup
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 23,660. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013 by Fine Form Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
The stories in Guppy Soup explore human nature and how we sometimes simply don't live up to our potential. Guppy Soup reveals us as who we (oftentimes) are: impatient, petty, jealous, flawed creatures who have knee-jerk reactions to the world of appearances; people who fall too far short of achieving a charitable outlook on life and on others to be considered good.
Platinum Poet
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Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013 by Coyotes Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Kennie the platinum poet brings to you 7 platinum pieces of poetry that have never seen the light of day until now... 7 brand new platinum pieces of poetry. brought to you by the man behind Coyotes Publishing showing you each stage of his life through his writing the good and the bad.
Kent Bridge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Eleanor has run the crossroads store for decades and knows all there is to know about her tiny corner of Kent County. When a stranger named Vincent makes an unexpected offer to buy the store, Eleanor is rattled by his persistence and veiled threats. Not wanting to ask anyone for a thing, Eleanor is forced to go to her rural neighbours for help to find out why this ruthless man is after her.
King Eddie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
After reluctantly giving his life to the town's mill, Eddie Daoust is biding his time until retirement. Never one to bother with union politics, Eddie keeps his head down until the economy goes south and the mill's owner locks out the workers. Eddie is suddenly thrust into a stand-off he never wanted and is forced to hold the mill for ransom in order to save what future the town has left.
Under the Yellow Kite
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,930. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Set in a northern Inuit village, where Evil Spirits linger behind snow mountains, Under the Yellow Kite is a portrait of a woman’s courage, a visionary of changing times, and the survival she faces against her abusive husband, her community and traditions. It remains a story of untold love as her husband`s half brother vows to protect her only to intensify conflicts between brothers.
La $a$katchewan [Saskatchewan}
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,300. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Involved in the early 1900's migration of French Canadians to an area of Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan, the characters battle themselves and the elements in the quest for the golden harvest of riches. The thrust of bumper crops and droughts, accidental deaths, and the dreams that brought them to this land collide and reconstruct themselves and their lives. Lust for wealth trumps relationships.
Invasive Species
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Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
(2.00 from 1 review)
John Cheever is waylaid by a growing problem. Invasive species have colonized the roadways of British Columbia, and marred John’s peace-of-mind. He takes action, even as one greedy man threatens to destroy John’s work.
Fourteen Sunflower Seeds
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 44,580. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
A Short Story Collection
Loose Movement Part 2
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Series: Loose Movement, Part 2. Price: Free! Words: 41,470. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Loose Movement Part 2 is another collection of travel writing, film and music reviews and fictional short stories, most of which have been published online.
Rilla of Ingleside
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,940. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Set almost a decade after Rainbow Valley, Europe is on the brink of the First World War, and Anne's youngest daughter Rilla is an irrepressible almost-15-year-old, excited about her first adult party and blissfully unaware of the chaos that the Western world is about to enter.
Rainbow Valley
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,090. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Anne Shirley has now been married to Gilbert Blythe for 15 years, and the couple have six children: Jem, Walter, Nan, Di, Shirley, and Rilla. After a holiday in Europe, Anne returns to the news that a new minister has arrived in Glen St. Mary. John Meredith is a widower with four young children: Jerry, Faith, Una, and Carl.
Anne's House of Dreams
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,270. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Anne id about to marry her childhood friend, Gilbert Blythe, and set up home with him in her "house of dreams". Life really does seem perfect for a while, but suddenly Anne's charmed life is touched by tragedy. Who would have thought that the honesty of her enigmatic friend, Leslie Moore, would help her to overcome her sorrow?
Anne of Ingleside
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Anne Shirley, the red-haired girl from Green Gables, is now a mother herself - still occasionally as impetuous as the young girl she once was, but also with a more practical side to her nature. Ingleside is a busy and contented place, home for Anne, Gilbert and their six lively children. But then Gilbert's maiden aunt comes to stay and for a while the peace is sadly strained.
Matachewan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Matachewan is a collection of Canadian short story literary fiction. WahWashKesh in central Ontario, Matachewan in Northern Ontario, Major Street in Toronto: these are all the haunts of my childhood. Not where we lived but where we vacationed (if you can call spending the night at my grandmother’s house a vacation.) How these places weave spells as the years pass.
Beyond Green Gables - Part Two
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 100. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Filled with striking photography and intuitive comments by writer/director Kevin Sullivan on the visual style created throughout his films, this book is a compendium of many of his best-loved productions.