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Hacia el Ruido y la Lluvia by Andres Acevedo
Price: Free! Words: 15,350. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
Historias cortas que, partiendo desde lo cotidiano, permiten encontrarse con elementos como la amistad, la esperanza, o los deseos ocultos, enlazados desde mundos y personajes distintos, cada uno con alegrías, esperanzas y frustraciones propias. Compuesto por los relatos: «El Espejero», «Aristóbulo Jiménez, 29 Años», «Los Bichos», «Un día de Julio», «Cenizas de una Fábula» y «Motores y Corbatas».
Des plages de Dunkerque aux rives de la Loire by Jean-François Capelle
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 55,820. Language: French. Published: February 27, 2013 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Ce récit romancé est un témoignage à la mémoire de ceux qui, tel que Julien, le père de l'auteur, se sont battus pour la liberté durant la Seconde Guerre mondiale, comme soldats, puis avec la Résistance.
Lucie by Serge Breysse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: French. Published: February 27, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Jean se souvient. De l’Afrique mystérieuse où il vécut, ignorant de ses secrets et de ses cicatrices. D’une femme, manipulatrice, avec qui s’engage une relation ambiguë et dangereuse. De la mine où il s’égare, au cœur d’un conflit sans fin. Il va plonger dans cette histoire et tenter d’en faire une aventure dont il serait le héros. Mais y parviendra-t-il ?
Uncertainty Principles by Krista Tibbs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,520. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Uncertainty can be either the root of fear or the cornerstone of hope. It all depends on the observer.
The Adventures of Rudi the Rational Man by Michael Witbeck
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Phenomenology
Rudi, a young donut maker and logician, loses his job. A visit to the unemployment office leads to friendship with an immigrant mute and a visit from the attractive but obviously troubled Rhonda Lingo. Restless and unfulfilled, Rudi leaves his city. Years later he returns and finds work in a small muffin bakery, his only co-worker a possibly homicidal dropout from a PhD program in philosophy.
Kid Drug by Douglas T. Vale
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 60. Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A student builds an unexpectedly profitable black market business among his high school classmates, only to find competitors and roadblocks all along the way. A literary short story.
Witch Hunt: A Retold Fairy Tale by Anna Godiva
Series: Legends of the Fairytale Kingdom, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by WPF Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
When it comes to witches and their houses, sometimes it really isn’t about the candy. Sure, no one will pass up food during a kingdom-wide famine. But Hansel and Gretel really want their drugs, and the Wicked Witch is their chief supplier. If they can get their hands on the white powdery stuff, they can forget their stepmother troubles. But the Wicked Witch has something more sinister in mind.
Peculiar Parables for a Dubious Millennium by Judy Cole
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Volume I of Madfingers' Almanac, "Peculiar Parables for a Dubious Millennium" is a collection of curiously delightful fables aimed at sophisticated, slightly off-kilter kids and the proud parents who are raising them just outside the box, off the wall...and a little bit to the left of center.
Motivational Stories: Part Eight by Raja Sharma
Series: Motivational Stories, Book 8. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Literature » Educational
In this fast paced world, people hardly get time to pause and think about the forces which motivate or retard them. They are immersed in their works so deeply, earning and arranging that there is hardly any time for them to read the stories which children used to read in the past.
Kristallerna by Andreas Ericsson
Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: Swedish. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Stormen hade kommit. Ödelagt allt i sin väg. Staden låg i ruiner. Hus och människor i spillror. Jag var kvar. Den enda människan. Som levde och andades. Där stod jag. Ensam på torget. Omskakad och frusen. Med stela fötter. I pudersnö. Svart och tunn. Som en hinna. Över isen. Över djupfrysta gatstenar."
Blue Door by Graham Murray
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Living Books USA. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(3.00 from 1 review)
How would a Utopian society deal with the judicial killings? In “Blue Door”, one possible scenario is examined and has a twist in the tail to make you shudder!
Red Shoes by Mufidah Kassalias
Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Marisol González is a young Spanish photographer who believes in destiny. As a teenager she meets Domingo Manuel Sanchez, an agoraphobic photographer who becomes her friend and mentor. And Marisol's destiny begins to unfold in ways she could never have imagined. "Red Shoes" is a short set in Burgos and is over 5,200 words.
Those Who Will Not See by Lauren Woodcock
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,070. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Life is changed forever for one young boy and his family when he is diagnosed with autism at the age of four. Will he learn to live happily with his condition as he grows into a man?
Things to Learn Before the Revolution by Thabo Seseane, Jr
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 62,390. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is the world's first anti-Black Economic Empowerment novel. It exposes the maladroit BEE type in the person of Disney Thoabala, CEO of a Johannesburg advertising agency. Disney's foils are his employees Thati Setati and Pat O’Shea. Ultimately, Thati's leftist critique identifies BEE with the imperialist project which, for example, launched the "humanitarian" wars in Libya, Syria and Ukraine.
Second Chance (Chances Are #2) by PT Dilloway
Series: Chances Are, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,380. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When Stacey Chance and her friend Madison are kidnapped by a Chinese scientist, they’re given a dose of an experimental drug, one that causes them to revert back to children. As they search for a cure, Stacey and Madison get a second chance at childhood.
D-Day Chronicles: Ruby by Aviva Bel'Harold
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
All it took was one failed experiment and thirty-six hours to change the world… Ruby was three when it happened. As her life is about to change again she remembers back to how it changed the first time.