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Kafka's Hairbrush
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Someone's having a bad hair day. Anxious writer Franz K. waits for the pharmacy in Prague's old square to open so he can purchase a bottle of his favorite hair tonic. Why are they late? What is wrong with the clerk? Why can't he understand a word he says? "Kafka’s Hairbrush" is an analeptic literary love story. A little pick-me-up. Can the fretful writer ever settle his nerves?
Less of Everything
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Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012 by NAP BOOKS. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
by Dave Shaw. Dave Shaw is a writer from somewhere in Canada. His work has been featured on Temporary Infinity, Coffinmouth, Internet Poetry, and other online sources. He curates the website 'Lit Mixtapes'.
Modern Art
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Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A short story about a celebrated restoration artist who comes to the Vatican to work in the Sistine Chapel during renovations in the mid 1980s. He keeps to himself, but is soon unable to keep his secret from spiraling his life out of control as his time in the holy city goes on.
The Tube Healer
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Price: Free! Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When a man witnesses a miracle on the London Underground system, he becomes obsessed with the healer who is travelling London's tube network, making changes in people at will. Who is the Tube Healer? Will the man who saw him ever meet him? And what do the authorities think of this strange entity that is adding a little bit of magic to the lives of millions of Londoners every day?
The Old Man And The Sea Monster
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Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
All the fish are gone, stolen away by an unknown and possibly terrible force. With a young boy as his witness, one old man waits for the culprit to return to the scene of the crime.
The Dogcatcher's Kid
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,950. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What happens when a boy is raised like a dog…and then thrust into the modern world? The Dogcatcher's Kid tells the story of Peter, a stoic dogcatcher who adopts the discarded dogs he should be euthanizing. When he takes possession of an abandoned baby, Peter is forced to confront the society he abandoned long ago.
Crest of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man must decide his future from his past
If I Had My Way
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
If I Had My Way is a collection of ten short stories. Some are surprising and some are subtle. But each will leave you asking, what would you do if you had your way?
Cutia Pandorei (poveste)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,880. Language: Romanian. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Viata bate filmul, nu-i asa? Nu stiu de ce, ne traim viata sub zodia eternitatii. Ne traim viata ca si cum vom fi aici cel putin 5000 de ani! Poate ca numai astfel stim sa traim. Poate daca am trai cu sabia lui Damocles deasupra capului, n-am putea sa facem un pas inainte, pe linia vietii. De fapt, asa si traim, doar ca mintea noastra a gasit un tric s-o faca, de cele mai multe ori, invizibila.
Numerous Narritives
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of 25 of my short stories including Halloween stories, Christmas stories, Ghost stories, Science fiction, and so much more! These short stories will entertain and delight you. Easy to read and suitable for all ages. I'm sure you will enjoy them!
All The Guns Of Scotland.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Ray Jaxome. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Someone told a kid that I was the only one that could help him. They told him I am the only one stupid enough or brave enough, to save his father’s life. He’d just come here for somewhere safe to raise his kid, far away from his home in Scotland. But he hit gold, and now he is in more danger than ever. "All the guns of Scotland" is a 3200 word short story by Dai Reid.
The Celestial Cornet
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Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Samantha Malinowski possesses a useable range up to high F and screeches double C's for the sheer fun of it. When the high school band distributes new arrangements, the sixteen-year-old trumpeter plays through the music without missing a note. A born lead player with cast iron chops, Sam can read flyshit on toilet paper!
The Garden (A Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Cincinnatus Press. Category: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
In late Victorian England, anthropologist Sir Colin Scott Cross sets out to find the historical location of the Garden of Eden. An early short story by Charles Sheehan-Miles, author of the indie bestseller Republic: A Novel of America's Future.
Face in the Water (A Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Cincinnatus Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jerusalem, 1989: After his best friend dies of a drug overdose, a Georgia Tech student walks away from his life, eventually winding up in the ancient and narrow streets of Jerusalem during the first Palestinian Intifada. An early short story written by Charles Sheehan-Miles, author of the surprise indie bestseller Republic: A Novel of America's Future.
The Loss
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A bittersweet story of a man remembering his late father.
Larks Monthly Review, January 2012
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Larks Fiction Magazine brings you the best in amateur indie literature each week. Now Larks Monthly Review brings you the best of each week in one monthly installment! In this issue; James Vachowski, Luke M. Jones, Ron Koppelberger, David Wright, Tess Pfeifle, Samantha Jubilee, Josh Freeman, Melinda Giordano, Quentin A. Ponratz and Russell Bradbury-Carlin.
The Old Sofa
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Eight authors expose the secrets hidden in an old sofa, including ghosts of days gone by, help for those in need, and sometimes even special gifts, though the price may be too much to ask. Go ahead, sit down and get comfy. What will the old sofa say to you?
Personal Gods
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 28,720. Language: Russian. Published: January 29, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Человечество давно потеряло истинную цель существования.На помощь заблудшим душам пришел создатель. К каждому из живущих.Он явился на землю, что бы указать путь. Но каковы истинные цели его пришествия?
Sadness of love
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 22,800. Language: Russian. Published: January 29, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Преодолеть кризис четверти жизни, и снова начать воплощать мечты, думать по-новому – в этом героине помогает сила творчества и искусства, сила сильных и слабых. Главный герой – молодая женщина, бежит в “никуда”, где находит ответы на свои вопросы, где отпускает бывшую любовь, находит людей, которые понимают ее, и мужчину, готового для нее на подвиги во имя взаимной любви, обретая себя заново.
Agricultural Production in the Sudan
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A (very) short story about sunflowers, a Sheikh and the desire to change the world. Does not contain any statistics about Sudanese agriculture (sorry).