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La Corrala by Ana Hernández Vila
Price: Free! Words: 44,830. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mientras la ciudad entera vive hoy golpeada y segregada, hay un rincón al sur, una corrala a orillas del río, donde los sueños van de lado a lado según dé el viento, y navegan como pueden, intermitentes, apasionados, depresivos, incisivos, alegres, exagerados. Los hervores son tan evidentes y sonoros como los piares de los pájaros que se tiran confiados desde lo alto del patio...
Testamentul domnitorului by Gavriil Stiharul
Price: Free! Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Am căutat să scriu o nuvelă fantastică, alegorică, prin care să evoc figura Sfânatului martir Constantin Vodă Brâncoveanul. Pesonajul care va aduce în prezent evenimentele din acea tulbure perioadă este G.
The Wedding of Anna F. by Mylene Dressler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this novella by the acclaimed author of The Medusa Tree and The Deadwood Beetle, an elderly Jewish woman tells an Arabic student who has come to interview her for a research project an incredible tale: that she is Anne Frank, the author of The Diary of a Young Girl and the most famous victim of Hitler's Germany. As the interview progresses, tensions grow between the pair...
The Day the Music Died by Gabe Gott
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Sam is taking a shower, getting ready for class, when he finds out about the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. It is the Tuesday of the second week of his first semester of college, and he and those of his generation around him have been shocked out of innocence into a hate-filled, dangerous world.
Enigma, discovering the moments that form your life by CharlesStoll
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,500. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Enigma is the story of Joshua Chambers who is examining his life to find the defining moments that caused him to be the person he is today. From innocent to less innocent loves, good and bad friends, an African Baptism, his adventures in his fraternity, his talks with a friend dying from Aids and a brief stint in jail, he continues to grow and evolve into a conscious vibration.
Fairy Tales and Fantasies for Hopeless Romantics by Candice Raquel Lee
You set the price! Words: 46,680. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Classics
Enter the world of a terribly scarred hero, an abandoned elf king, and a princess too beautiful to care about love. Talk to dragons and discover why there are no fairy godfathers, and what to give a King who has everything. Come, share the laughter, tears and danger of those who seek that most elusive of rewards, another's heart to call their own.
The Codependents by Anthony Kyle Corthay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,760. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Codependents follows the comprehension of unique details varying from one generation to the next, and where the individual fits in between such details and the naked truths of society. As the seeker digs deeper and deeper into the significant peers surrounding him, he considers the will of others, whether led by chaos or harmony, whether by nonsense or dreams, whether by madness or happiness.
Passing Through by Anthony Kyle Corthay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,900. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Gibb’s story comes entirely driven by his friends, both from afar and close, whose penchants for life have always differed from one another, influencing a string of comings-and-goings across the country for momentary escapes and findings, searching for contentment where his path intersects with those from Home.
Grande sœur by Julien Mauvoisin
Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: French. Published: July 3, 2015 by Jank Moovy. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Educational
L’union des parents de Nicolas et de Cassandra va réunir les deux enfants. Progressivement, en traversant des moments difficiles, ils vont devenir comme frère et sœur l’un pour l’autre...
Bleed Me Silicone by Jason Werbeloff
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Literature » Literary
My first memory is of the inside of a cardboard box. It smells of fluorescent light and ancient canyon floors. 'Bleed Me Silicone' is a surreal short about life from the perspective of a bottle of silicone lube. Silky. Brutal.
Wander.Stop by Sin James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015 by Nikki True. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Where do you go when there is nowhere else to go? In this coming of age story Benny, a 16-year-old dope boy from Oklahoma City is ready to change his life around. But as soon as he tries to leave his former life behind an unforeseen accident plus a chance encounter with a young prostitute has him at facing a tough decision to either commit to change or fall back into old habits.
The Computer That Cared by Randall McMullan
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
An unemployed man has to make a mortgage payment at an Automated Teller Machine (ATM). On a whim he scribbles a message on the input card and soon receives a communication from the computer. The man and the ATM develop a ‘relationship’ which solves his financial worries, gives him important information about the bank, and leads to employment - with the bank. But can the relationship last?
Make my Joy Complete by Mercia McMahon
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015 by MMMporium. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Mona is a silent but strong mother, unlike her daughter Lisa who loudly insists on being called Joy. Mona is headstrong and has needed to be as a single mother, but now the young adult that is Lisa (or Joy) is seriously injured. In the hospital waiting room Mona continues to be the strong silent type and is determined to sort everything out for her beloved daughter, who has other ideas.
She by George Kavsekhornak
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
He shone with ingenuity: mixing an incompatible, salting a sweet, peppering a dairy. But he never smiled, was always concentrated and serious, and because of that fact among schoolfellows he has received an impartial nickname – the Gloomy Cook.
Playing Flashlight Tag by Jay Lemming
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Summer nights playing flashlight tag for a group of teenage boys turns into something else entirely when a girl joins their game. Hiding from each at night with a single beam of light to see by cannot hide a kind of illumination that touches them all.
Jeremiah Painter by George Wolk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,140. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
The first the town saw of him, Jeremiah was lying unconscious by the railroad tracks. His expensive boots were dusty, his well-cut clothes were torn, his oiled holster was empty, and the coal-black skin of his forehead was dripping read with his own blood. The first thing the sheriff did was throw him in jail. Then he tried to keep him there.
A New York City Vignette by Jay Lemming
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is September 11, 2011 and Jim Roberts is about to discover the emptiness in the center of his life. When two planes strike the Twin Towers in a matter of moments, Jim is not where he should be: at work at the top of 1 World Trade Center. Instead he is spending the morning at his mistress' apartment. How can he explain his situation to his wife who calls frantically wondering if he is safe?