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Abandoned
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: American English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
~ A short story from bestselling wordsmith, Jory Sherman ~ Dane Marlowe returns to the old homestead. Too many drinks and too much grief have taken their toll on his life. Maybe this will be his refuge, a place to combat sorrow, to finish the book he is writing, a book no one will ever read. Is Dane as abandoned as the old derelict house before him, or does Fate have other plans?
The Victors Club
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A lady golfer dreams of winning a men's tournament so she can compete in golf's premier event, The Victors. For her, nothing less will prove she's not the loser her mother once called her. Determined, yet doubting her own remarkable golf talent, she marries and caddies for a tour pro. But when a family crisis sidelines her from the tour, events push her to take on the guys herself.
Dante's "Paradise": A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,000. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
This book is a retelling in prose of Dante's "Paradise," the third part of his "Divine Comedy."
Back In Saigon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,110. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
In a story of love and war Joshua Meadows, who was a war baby airlifted from Saigon in the bloody days of its fall, returns to Vietnam four decades later in search of the birth mother he never knew. In Saigon he stumbles into a web of treachery and international intrigue, and falls for a Vietnamese beauty who holds the dramatic secrets of his past locked in her heart.
Drawing the Line
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a farewell letter to her husband, a woman explains what moved her to leave him.
Ongeschreven Regels
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: Dutch. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
In een afscheidsbrief aan haar man legt een vrouw uit wat haar ertoe heeft bewogen hem te verlaten.
Adytum
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Life rarely takes to course we would hope or predict for ourselves; and when life becomes most difficult, we each need a haven we can retreat into.
A Passion to Perform
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Series: Theatre Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short - (barely 2000 words so don't look for Gone with the Wind!) Johnny is a young man burning with ambition to perform on stage. He's sure the Regent Theatre is the place where his dreams will be realised, so he auditions for the lead in Romeo and Juliet and receives help from an unexpected source.
On Swallow's Wings
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: Australian English. Published: September 19, 2012 by MetaPlume. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When one half of an older couple passes away, it can seem as though the half that's left just exists until their time also comes. Sometimes though, the smallest things can make all the difference.
Gallant Deception: Chronicles of the Cumberland Guard Book 2
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Series: The Chronicles of the Cumberland Guard, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
There are those who would serve their country, but the country doesn't want them. In this second book of the Cumberland Guard, follow the lesser told side of the Civil War-- its less than honest warriors. After the split of the Guard, the Eastern branch begins to gather some highly unusual recruits in Ameritus Hayes, "Lucky Lane" Hickok, and . . . another Billie Crum? Just what is going on here?
The Fitful Genius
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Luke Watts is a drug addict down on his luck. He roots through trash dumpsters and finds occasional love notes signed "Lady of Lost Circuitry". Luke thinks he's found the writer of these notes: a pretty girl in a black mini dress and heels named Audra. Together they embark on a one night stand that leaves Luke dreaming of a future they wont soon forget.
The Interview
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
As he applies for a position within a private space exploration company, Samson Tyler finds that it pays to be prepared for an interview...
Thorn Wall: A Retold Fairy Tale
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Series: Legends of the Fairytale Kingdom, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 by WPF Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Good Times, capital of the Fairytale Kingdom, basks in eternal summer and sunshine. But some would argue even fairytale cities have a dark side. Hugh, son of the muck-scrubber, is not the lowest rung on the social ladder of Good Times High School; he is outside of it, alone and invisible. Still, he falls in love with Princess Beauty, queen bee of GTHS, and will do anything to impress her.
The Machete
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Inácio Ramos is a cellist. His young wife, daughter of a poor shopkeeper, does not understand his art. She is drawn instead to popular music and those who play it, above all to a mediocre law student who is back in Rio de Janeiro for the holidays.
Literary Lunes Magazine: September/October 2012 (black and white edition)
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Price: Free! Words: 31,160. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Welcome to the second to last edition of Literary Lunes Magazine for this year. We have a jam packed issue that I think you all will enjoy. It is filled will interviews from the authors of JKS Communications, and many wonderful new short stories.
Habeas Equus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Just before a man reports to prison, he and his sons have to deal with a dead horse.
The Earworm Inception
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These mad stories make up the latest by Jon Konrath, a collection of 20 flash fiction narratives that cross between metafiction and experimental prose, telling grim and absurd fast-paced tales about Konrath's life in a twisted fashion.
Fistful of Pizza
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bizarro tales of woe by Jon Konrath, author of Rumored to Exist. This metafictional collection of surrealist fiction is compiled from Konrath’s long-running web site, The Wrath of Kon, and includes “My Friend, The Jihadist”, and nine other pieces of gonzo fiction written from a grim and twisted point of view.
When the Apricots Bloom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012 by Savvy Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A young woman lawyer trying to break through the heavy bureaucracy of the Egyptian legal system gets her chance when the Public Prosecutor calls upon her to make an appearance in court. The case is an ugly one: a young bicycle messenger beaten to death for no apparent reason. Unless, concludes the lawyer, he was carrying a message someone didn't want delivered.
Undercurrents - Twilight of the Demi-Gods
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,070. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
Which of us can say who really writes a novel that gets published by a traditional publisher? The author, the literary agent, the editor, the publisher? Who can tell, eh?