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Ironic Diatribe: Tired
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Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012 by Kimichee. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Four childhood friends and their families as they battle the horrors of teenager-hood and life.
Nameless Mountain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,590. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The craziness that comes with the summer heat gets into your bones, fraying relationships and making even thought a chore. That makes the idea of a road trip romantic -- maybe to a mountain without even the weight of a name.
Esmeralda and the Breeze
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Esmeralda and the Breeze: is a short story in the magic realism genre centered around a young woman finding her place in a world that largely rejects her. It is approximately 1,800 words in length. This short story is the third story in An Anthology of Those Who Walk Among Us,which contains extra content and released in late July 2012.
Wind Water Waves
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,820. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of nine short stories reflecting on various characters' relationships with "The River."
So L.A.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,490. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012 and represented by van Haitsma Literary. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A fresh-faced San Joaquin Valley girl masterminds a wildly successful bottled water empire only to find herself sidelined as a pampered Beverly Hills wife. To escape an unraveling marriage and her twin brother's tragic death, Magdalena embraces the L.A. lifestyle with a comic vengeance. ”This is a book Joan Didion will wish she’d written!” — Chris Abani, author of Graceland
Treehouse
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Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Fatherhood: Does Kenneth have what it takes? And what is "it," anyway? The story of a modern American dad.
The Scoop
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Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At a press event for a successful rockstar, the past begins to intrude upon the present.
Disconnected
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Price: Free! Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the aftermath of 9/11, love gone awry in the 1940s comes full circle, uniting and re-uniting six intertwining lives. Disconnected explores the serendipity of our hates and loves, the resilience of our hearts, and the simple magic of mercy.
A Life in the Service
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jenny knows that she belongs to the domestic race and was born into a life of domestic service. In return for her loyal service, householders provide food, protection and shelter. When she becomes separated from her master and mistress, Jenny finds herself an unlikely fugitive and her experience shakes all her previous beliefs to the core. This novelette is approximately 12,000 words.
El Sicario del Papa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
NOVELA NEGRA: El Sicario del Papa es una persona que causa mucho entusiasmo porque durante dos mil años toda la cristiandad lo estuvo esperando.
Cuentos y Poemas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
El Celular, Perro, El Temascal son algunos de los cuentos con los el autor participó en sendos concursos internacionales. La poesía es más bien tipo ecológica y de amor a la naturaleza.
The Egg-Shaped Room
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Egg-Shaped Room :oR: Blood on Mouth and Mourning Dress, part of the Floating Body series, is about the three Tone siblings whose faces force people to forget them: Eudaemonia, a professional mourner; Oa, a professional killer; and Missy, who uses cosmetic means to force people to remember her. Their reunion becomes dangerous when Missy's fiancé invites them to test out his new invention.
The Copyright Lawyer
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Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Copyright Lawyer :oR: Everything Goes to War, part of the Floating Body series, is about Eugene Monsterpillar, a man born with a five foot blade for a right arm. When he accidentally decapitates his piano teacher as a child, he does everything he can to avoid violence. As an adult, he encounters an increasing number of monsters and must choose whether to use the blade he was born with.
Average Sunday Afternoon
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Price: Free! Words: 21,670. Language: British English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short Stories. Humour flits through, from an invasion by cows, crime in Dublin, death in a dustbin, to village legends and the everyday visions of a mad girl. All the people in these stories break rules and test the boundaries of habit, faith or even television. For good or bad, the covers are stripped away and life can never be the same again.
Sketches from the Spanish Mustang
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,520. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A jilted husband with a grudge, a bomb, and a dead wife; three mothers facing life and death; a warrior in a battle with his memory; a man at odds with the stereotypes surrounding him; an immigrant looking for fortune in the wrong places; and a woman who can't stop running for her life. These are the subjects of a woman with a gift, a woman who has already lost everything.
BALLARD motor court
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,830. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ballard, a part-time mail-order private detective, confronts the mystery behind an attempt on his life and in the process plumbs the very nature of reality. Mix in a novice tarot card reader, a graphic novelist, a psychic police inspector, a street rabbi and his golem, a pack of wild dogs, and you have the supernatural novella that is BALLARD motor court. The living creatures ran & returned.
Erase my memory, gentlemen
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: Russian. Published: June 18, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
На землю мягко опускались сумерки. Снежинки  кружились  и водили свой непонятный хоровод.
Все искрилось  праздничным светом. Яркие огни, освещая весь город, замирали в ожидании чуда.
That's All the Time We Have
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Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A friend comes to say goodbye in a short memoir of love, regret, and finality.
Flowers End
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Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young woman travels to a remote Welsh valley in search of her family history and finds herself embroiled in the myth and magic of that ancient land.
Contrappasso Magazine, Issue 1: International Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
CONTRAPPASSO is an independent biannual magazine of international writing published in Sydney, Australia. Issue 1 features James Crumley, Lester Goran, Floyd Salas, James Scott Linville, Noel King, Vanessa Berry, Mimi Lipson, Peter Doyle, and poetry by Elias Greig, Pip Muratore, Lindsay Tuggle, Tessa Lunney, Chris Oakey, Fiona Yardley, and Paolo Totaro.