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Ulla Sundström et autres nouvelles
Price: Free! Words: 19,980. Language: French. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ce sont sept nouvelles originales, rédigées dans une écriture de qualité, que nous offre Bernard VIALLET au travers de ce très joli recueil. Plein d’humour, ces textes se rejoignent dans la critique de la société contemporaine en abordant notamment les thèmes de la télévision réalité, du sexe roi, de la jeunesse sans valeurs, et du droit d’auteur.
Always Hungry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,760. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
Described in reviews as “refreshing, sophisticated, playful, beguiling, horrifying and sexy” this is a vampire story for literate adults, in a world of writers, cult figures and international travel. Always Hungry is an erotic entertainment about ambition, mortality and relationships, a social comedy with a chilling edge.
Inmersos en el vacío
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Genaro parece tenerlo todo. Disfruta del trabajo que eligió, del reconocimiento de su madre, de una vida desahogada y del amor pleno de una mujer.Pero las oportunidades de aventura le sobran y él las aprovecha, aun si no consiguen mitigar la sensación de vaciedad de una vida vivida inmerso en el vacío. Quizá la intervención de Verónica venza su existencialismo exasperante.
A Wirral Otherkin Trilogy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Three stories of selkies and faeries. Encounter the notorious fae of Caldy Hill. Meet the secretive selkies who swim beyond Hilbre Island then walk on land in human form. Discover the magic of Wirral's ancient history in these enchanting dark fantasy tales.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A short story from the "Paul McCartney's Coat and Other Stories" collection with a unique twist. For Keith it was just an other ordinary day in the office... or was it?
Twisted Together
You set the price! Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Twisted Together captures those odd moments when we discover that a close friend, a stranger, a loved one, a neighbor, someone we thought we knew, or even we ourselves are not who we thought and can never be again. These seventeen pieces of short and flash fiction visit twisted and sometimes humorous perspectives on relationships of all kinds.
The Reading Corner
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Lee Barnum owns a bookstore with a unique attribute. With industrialization approaching, Lee has to struggle to keep his doors open. When something terrible happens inside of his store, Lee has to fight to maintain what he has left.
Decades (English Edition)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
After the chaos of pain, the love desire, its expectations, its exaltations or disappointments. A love story of two women that will change their lives and give an unsuspected strength to each of them.
Ten Toes Down
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,520. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Sebastian Behr used to have everything he wanted: high paying executive job, big house, and a pretty wife. Now his life looks like he lives in a card board box - his wife has a boyfriend, unemployment won't pay the mortgage and his single friends (card carrying members of the "He-man Woman Haters Club) are his new roommates. When life gives you lemons, add tequila.
Bank Holiday
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Even poets have impossible ambitions. A short story, originally published in Lily Lit Review, April 2006; includes a longer unpublished version.
Final Exam
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,080. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
With college tuitions rising and student loans taking longer to pay off, a billionaire steps in and creates a contest. The prize for the 100 winners: student loans paid in full plus a trip around the world. Join us on this educational journey as we follow 10 of these winners. They have one final exam to take. They will learn that not all lessons in life can be taught from a book.
The First Chicano Time Traveler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
An elderly man stumbles upon a desert labyrinth and takes an accidental trip through time.
Il mistero della racchetta perduta - Ping-Pong
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: Italian. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Ci sono l’estate, il mare e il vento. E i venti sono quelli buoni, le brezze leggere. Il racconto parla della parabola della vita: la coglie nel punto in cui comincia a salire verso l’alto e la fa incontrare col punto in cui comincia a scendere verso il basso. Una magia possibile per chi sa raccontare, ed Enzo Pettinelli la racconta attraverso la straordinaria metafora del ping-pong.
A Holly Trifecta
Series: Short stories, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Three short stories specifically written for publication in religious magazines. Two out the three got published in 1994 and 1995. Years later, after re-reading this early work, I have to admit that these stories are tearjerkers. I didn't set out to write lachrymose stories, but sometimes stories write themselves. I have bundled these stories in this trilogy, for those of you who like spirituality
The Sticks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Percy wants to be as far away as possible from the place that has been the source of his troubles all his life. But to his disappointment, he finds himself in the last place he expected. And a chance encounter with a redneck and a stubborn hound dog aren’t helping, either. That is… until they do. This short story imagines that, perhaps, very big things can happen in very small moments.
The Family Reunion: A Fictional Family Portrait of Not-So-Real Family Members
Price: Free! Words: 13,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Hidden Brook Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Family Reunion has been described as the Walton family meets Stephen Leacock. It is a collection of vignettes and character sketches woven together around a family reunion. Put your feet up and be ready to chuckle – A light read for the whole family.
The Statue and the Stones
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A young man seeking to build a life on Gran Canaria discovers that his own family history is tied up with his new home. From Northern Ireland during the Troubles to the tourist towns of the Canary Islands today, Gregory Sheridan follows a trail of love and betrayal, and family secrets kept through the generations...
Copper Soldiers (The Devil's Forge)
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In this, the second short story in the Devil's Forge series, we take a backward step from the end to meet Jennifer, the wife of Bradley (from Yesterday, I Died).
Waiting For Elizabeth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,260. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012 by Tangerine Publications Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Ireland 1565. ‘Old English’ Thomas Butler, Earl of Ormond, a known as “Black Tom” is waiting for his Queen, Elizabeth. She is rumoured to be the mother of one of Tom’s 12 illegitimate children. And she has promised to visit Ireland. Black Tom builds a manor house for Elizabeth at Carraigh on the River Suir, and there he waits for her. A very real picture of love and hate in Tudor Ireland.
My Indian Queen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
One guy. One girl. One magical summer. Both of them on the verge of adulthood, both of them hopelessly lost. He loves her, his fiery Indian queen, but does she feel the same? And what will happen when summer wanes into fall?