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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.”
The Buffet and other stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,420. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
The stories in this collection are intended for readers interested in literary fiction. Though they are set in India, the themes are universal and represent the experiences, aspirations and situations of post-1940 generations. Though they favour realism, they are written with imagination, wit, compassion, liveliness and humour.
O Conto de Benjamin Bunny (Traduzido)
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Series: O Universo de Beatrix Potter, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Versão atualizada de O Conto de Benjamin Bunny, em português contemporâneo, de livro infantil escrito e ilustrado por Beatrix Potter, publicado originalmente em 1905. Conta a história de retorno de Peter ao jardim do Senhor McGregor com seu primo Benjamin para recuperar as roupas que ele perdeu lá durante sua aventura anterior. Pertence a série "O Universo de Beatrix Potter".
Currents We Never Dream Of
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
Currents We Never Dream Of by Toni Ortner was written when the poet was in her late thirties in a state of transition. The closest one might get to defining the genre would be prose poetry. This is a spiritual journey yet so much more. It explores the currents that run beneath conscious awareness that can only be accessed through dreams, hypnosis or meditation.
Collection of Short Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,440. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
‘Write about what you know' is the famous advice to new writers, and this author has taken those words to heart. This is a collection of short stories in which the writer is truly at home, displaying inside knowledge of the families, jobs and social milieu portrayed.
Aspiring to Inspire
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Series: Durham Editing and E-books Anthologies 2014. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,440. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
In honor of Women’s History Month, Durham Editing and E-books has compiled this astounding anthology featuring essays, short stories, poems, and memoirs from independent women writers from around the globe. This collection is a true literary delight for readers, both men and women alike.
How They Spend Their Sundays
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,900. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by Whitepoint Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Courtney McDermott’s debut story collection unveils a perspective of African life that is both startling and intimate. An Afrikaner woman sleeps with a shotgun because she fears black Africans, an undead garbage man “saves” lives by taking them, a modern day Cinderella struggles to escape the bitter residual constraints of colonialism. These twenty-two tales embrace graphic realism and magic.
Softly, As I Leave You
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,730. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
Softly, As I Leave You, Chandani Lokuge’s third novel, offers yet another insight into the migrant’s world of fractured consciousness and half-fulfilled relationships. It is a touching story of loss and separation within a family whose members are suspended between a sense of togetherness and separateness.
Poetically Random
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
My Love affair with writing began with poetry. Through the Highs and lows of life I have found that writing poetry keeps me motivated, provides an outlet for every thought and emotion and makes the journey far more interesting. And since every day is filled with a balance of things planned and things unexpected I have a very eclectic collection that could only be called Poetically Random. Enjoy!
The Place Where I Come From
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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.
The Lament of the Dhobi Woman
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,000. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
The infant daughter of wealthy Colombo socialites, Cat feels unloved and unwanted by her parents. Her nanny Seelawathie becomes the focus of her fierce attachment – friend, confidante, mother figure and only refuge. Seelawathie, young, beautiful and vulnerable, meets Cat’s uncle Rick and finds that love, like everything else in her life doesn’t come easy.
The Moon in the Water
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,860. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
Ameena Hussein sets her story within Sri Lanka’s closely guarded Muslim community, offering little known insights into customs and traditions. MOON IN THE WATER is the story of an educated, urbane, sophisticated Muslim girl whose secure and happy world is shaken when she discovers on her adoptive father’s death that Islam does not recognize the legality of adoption.
Whispers to the Sky
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
An entertaining and thought-provoking look through the eyes of a woman inspired by her own spiritual inner journey. Her creative inspirations reflect a perspective gently tempered by her experiences with Eastern culture and memories of her homeland. Each page has been crafted to reveal what may be a hidden facet of our own true nature.
Worthy of Thorns
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,830. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
For every action, there is a reaction—and sometimes we meet redemption in unlikely places…
Love & Darts
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Series: On Impulse, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,960. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
(5.00 from 1 review)
2012 Anderbo Self-Published Book Award Entry of Note Honorable Mention at the 2012 Paris Book Festival You'll be entranced by these twenty-four stories as Nath Jones finds her way into this fun and biting life. She does not shy away from mortality but conducts you from the kaleidoscopic moment when a toddler loses her innocence to the last breath an old man takes in a rowboat at sunrise.
Time Again and Other Fantastic Stories
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Series: A Raggedy Moon Books Collection. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What would you do with an extra hour of life? Kiss your sweetheart? Graffiti your workplace? Find out how one man uses his bonus hour in "Time Again." Check out how a young woman deals with a "transforming" experience, Alice overhauls Wonderland, a mother takes on the devil who wants to marry her daughter, and more in this collection of five of the author's best fantasy stories.
Eleven Shorts +1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,540. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Eleven short stories: Two little girls, in two different eras, yearning for their parents. A shy girl in a new country. Emerging after the death of a spouse. A short short. Mother and son argue over what is dignity, what value her life. A creepy little short. The bureaucrat and his ever-so-busy day. A party that glitters. A daughter rebels. A mother and her youngest, a conflict without end?
Systole
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
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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.