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For Want of Better Things to come
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One early dawn a woman trudges up to the edge of a cliff carrying two cloth wrapped bundles. What is she doing there at that ungodly hour? What are in those bundles? Why does she throw those bundles one by one over the cliff if she values the contents so much?
Plener zagubionych uczuć
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,090. Language: Polish. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Powieść przypadnie szczególnie do gustu osobom zainteresowanym psychiką człowieka, przeżywającym niepewność i rozterki wewnętrzne jak i poszukującym własnej drogi w miłości i w życiu. Powieść ma charakter psychologiczno-obyczajowo-kryminalny i ukazuje meandry ludzkich uczuć, myśli i losów.
Circle, Triangle, Square
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Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011 by NAP BOOKS. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Circle, Triangle, Square by M.V. Montgomery. Flash Fiction. M.V. Montgomery is a professor at Life University in Atlanta and the author of the poetry collections Joshu Holds a Press Conference and Strange Conveyances. He has also published two recent collections of short fiction, Dream Koans and Antigravitas.
Learning to Haight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,190. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
2012 IR Discovery Award Finalist. Jack McClure is assigned to write an article about an influential figure from the city's past. A beatnik, a hippie and a one-time movie star, Dean Simmons is anything but an easy interview, but Jack knows that getting to know the "real" Dean is his ticket off the news desk. Along the way, Jack learns what it means be an activist and to make a name for himself.
Just Hanah
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Award-winning author Doranna Durgin has over 50 published works, novels & short pieces. Just Hanah is a re-released fantasy story originally published in Fantastic Companions: Young Hanah and her brace dog Sharlie are part of the team that keep her community safe—but Sharlie's inability to complete the bond between them jeopardizes both their home and their lives . Or so Hanah thinks...
La utilidad de los deseos
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,040. Language: Spanish. Published: October 14, 2011 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Una deliciosa e imprescindible novela, que nos emociona con su rabiosa cotidianidad. Leemos en sus páginas: "Los deseos son de gran utilidad. Son el lubricante que hace girar el engranaje a falta de otra cosa". Y en el mundo de Marina, la protagonista, durante un tiempo no había otra cosa, solo soñar.
White Lies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011 by Book Moxy Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Lizette Munoz is one chica who doesn't take crap from anyone. So when her sexy boyfriend, Edgar, doesn't come home one night she's out the door in her stilettos, with barely an "adios". But a surprise awaits her outside Edgar's ghetto apartment and suddenly nothing is as it seems. Even her spicy attitude doesn't seem hot enough for the cold hard reality of what happens next.
The Vengeance Quilt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011 by Wonderland Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
God’s work weighs on Sebastian, a new priest, harder than most. But dealing with demons is his penance, and God never makes a burden harder than you can carry. Or so he believes when the rivalry between two of his parishioners spirals into the supernatural. A Weird West story set on the Great Plains in the 1960s.
Killing Them with Kindness
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You set the price! Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Killing Them with Kindness recounts the life of Olly Albert, bleeding heart, pot-smoking, astro-physicist, whose Buddha like compassion leads him first to try to save the world, then to drop-out of it, and ultimately to try to destroy it. But does he have the heart?
Графити /Български език/
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Series: Български разкази / Bulgarian Short Stories, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,460. Language: Bulgarian. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign languages
"Графити" е най-новият сборник с разкази на Любомир Николов. След два сборника номинирани за литературната награда „Хеликон” ето го и третият, в който пак са се събрали запомнящи се герои, със странни намерения. 20 разказа, които има какво да кажат и го разказват по най-интересния начин.
Above Contestation Tales - Neighbours
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Here’s the situation: Neighbour A: Borrows things - doesn't return them - plays loud music - uncaring - uses your electricity - gives you no peace. Neighbour B: Angry with you - shows disrespect - cuts you off - mean What do you do? This short story takes you down such a path. Are you ready for the ride?
Um legítimo mestre zen
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Price: Free! Words: 10,170. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Um discípulo zen encontra um escritor em meio a um campo de neve, e acaba se revelando a verdadeira história do mosteiro zen Yin.
Something That's True
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Mendicant Bookworks. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A lonesome mechanic searches the dingy velvet of his small-town strip club for answers and for Something That's True. Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction by Hosho McCreesh.
Literary Lunes Magazine, October Issue
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Price: Free! Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The October issue of Literary Lunes Magazine features a special Behind the Scenes look into Kristin Battestella's series The Vampire Family & Fate & Fangs. It also features stories written by S. Patrick Pothier, and Steven Bergeron, Poetry by Jamie and Martin Danzer, book reviews by Carrie Sund & Mind Fog Reviews.
Anchihiiroo - Origin of an Antihero
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,620. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Portmanteau Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Anchihiiroo, the hero of Animetown in Toonopolis, had a tragic past yet still became a hero. This is his origin story.
The Black Van
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 102,120. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Raider Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
By Kevan Collett
The Grand Experiment
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,900. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
What if... Long ago, a race of aliens in a far off galaxy devises an experiment and populates Planet Earth. Then they watch. What if... Every major event on Earth, from the birth of Jesus to the crash at Roswell, is attributable to the aliens. The Aliens are saddened at the wars and waste of resources. What if... We are just a part of The Grand Experiment?
A Last Hunt
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Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story about a man and his dog, and one last weekend together.
Cremains
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
A recent widow discovers some shocking information about her newly deceased husband and does some serious soul searching in an attempt to discover the truth about herself and their marriage. Her conclusions may surprise you.
蹺蹺板 ( A gangorra )
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Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: Chinese. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Novel written by Denny Yang, first published in portuguese language in 2007, and now translated to chinese language, tells a story of a guitar player and his conflits.