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The Rock Star in the Mirror (or, How David Bowie Ruined My Life)
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 7 reviews)
Joe is a small-town Oregon guy. He's madly in love with Lynnie ... who has a huge crush on David Bowie. Joe will do almost anything to get Lynnie's attention, but there are always consequences.
Anatomy of Surprise
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Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Omniscience has one major drawback: it’s boring. And God, also known as Alphonse at that time, was bored. Very bored.
Paradise Lost
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 152,630. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"I was born in Paris at the age of twelve." So begins Paradise Lost, the novel that turns Milton upside down. It is a comic epic about an agnostic man who idolizes women, resists authority of all kinds, and insists that the defining feature of human beings is their fallibility. "An impressively detailed, deep look at life." "Intimate, reflective and worthy of a thoughtful read." Kirkus Reviews.
Ël Dòge e d’àutre stòrie
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Price: $3.78 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: Piedmontese. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This book is the version of “The Doge and other stories” in piedmontese language, winner of "Cesare Pavese" award 1999. Questo libro è la versione in lingua piemontese de “Il Doge e altre storie”, premio "Cesare Pavese" 1999. Version piemontèisa ‘d “Ël Dòge e d’àutre stòrie”, premi "Cesare Pavese" 1999.
Waiting for the Lady
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,690. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sloan Wolcott, an American expat in Bangkok, a part-time art dealer and smuggler and a full-time rogue, comes into possession of a camera belonging to a Japanese newspaper reporter killed in a suspicious car crash. Inside the camera, he finds several images of the Lady, Aung San Suu Kyi, one of her riding in an automobile with a bullet hole in the rear window and one lone picture of a mysterious..
Puppet Show
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An artist who creates puppets invests commonplace living with a surreal intensity that isolates her from everyone - until she encounters an odd octogenarian. Published in 13th Moon, 1993.
Move (YA Contemporary)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When her feet are bleeding and her heart is breaking, Dallas must find the strength to go on.
Kleptocracy, the Rule of Thieves
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,800. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man adrift in life becomes tied to a boatyard community of like souls. These widely divergent characters find in each other the catalyst to move on from their personal doldrums to a new sense of purpose.
Alice Thinks
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Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The trick to not waking her up is to be as quiet as a stone picture. Don’t even breathe. Or she’ll wake up and teach you a lesson.
Mouches Volantes - Die Leuchtstruktur des Bewusstseins
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Price: $19.90 USD. Words: 131,750. Language: German. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Floco Tausin erzählt die Geschichte seiner Lehrzeit bei Nestor, einem im Schweizer Emmental lebenden Seher. Nestors Lehre handelt von den Mouches volantes – bewegliche Punkte und Fäden in unserem Blickfeld. In dieser mystischen Literatur verschmelzen Augenheilkunde, ganzheitliche Philosophie und praktische Bewusstseinsentwicklung zur Erforschung der spirituellen Bedeutung von Mouches volantes.
Ready Reference Treatise: Coming Up for Air
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 25 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 46. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
Счастливые Номера
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Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 47,670. Language: Russian. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Действие книги начинается в Лондоне, перемещается в Италию и - обратно, но ключевой вояж сквозь событийный ряд повседневности - это хождение внутри книг, которые героиня читает. При переходе из ситуации в ситуацию, перетекании любви с одного женского образа на другой, в голове героини происходит постоянный монолог с собой, с которым она, изо всех сил, пытается завязать.
Vengeance
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Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A very short piece taken from the book, Hope, Depression, Love & Fractured Hearts: A Collection of Short Stories and other Pieces of Writing. Something in his past comes back to him.
A Declaration
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Price: Free! Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
If true love is meant to be, how come its timing is so bad? Why was I married, and she too, though not to each other?
Montauk
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,640. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Five years after he graduated from college, a twenty-seven year old editor at a pretentious New York magazine comes to the realization that he is disillusioned with his life. By taking an unintended chance, he escapes his daily routine for an alcohol-soaked weekend in Montauk, Long Island.
God of Darkness
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 123,090. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rahu, God of Darkness, has unraveled the safety nets in the City of Angels. Even the rich are in a free-fall state when the Thai economic boom goes bust in 1997. A young American, Hurley Ransom Conover, follows his Thai girlfriend to her homeland and finds himself at the center of her family’s turmoil. Hurley trips along the edges of Bangkok days and nights giving...
Romance
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Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A hung-up Las Vegas local falls in with a spring-breaking sorority girl from Louisiana State in ROMANCE. Literary short fiction by Pushcart and Best-of-the-Web nominee Hosho McCreesh.
A Confession
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Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
There are many reasons for lying. Most of them bad ones. No, let me rephrase that: All of them bad ones.
Morning Ghost
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Price: Free! Words: 8,040. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a small town in New England, Abbey returns home to confront the skeletons of her past life. Her relationships and her memories, as well as the Native American mythology of her home, mingle together like shards in a blender as she tries to make sense of her life and her future.
In the Twilight of the Moon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,440. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In the Twilight of the Moon is a story of familial love, set against the backdrop of an emotionally dysfunctional family. It follows the lives of three brothers who vie for the approval of their emotionally distant father in destructive ways.