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Le terrier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: French. Published: April 18, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Le terrier n’est pas un refuge, il est une impasse dans laquelle se développe une sorte de névrose qui fait toute la misère du protagoniste-animal, un endroit où personne n’a le droit de rentrer, où il se sent chez lui, et qui au fil du récit devient un monde inférieur livré à un danger terrible où l’adversaire sans forme ni visage n’en est que plus redoutable.
La Ofrenda
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: Spanish. Published: April 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
La historia se establecerán durante la guerra civil española. El marinero debe ir en una misión para destruir a un fuerte enemigo. Antes de salir de España, su novia le pide que no fuera. Pero él le dice que sacrificaría su vida para proteger a España.
Goose
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Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
The goose who laid the golden egg -- her story!
A Mother's Bones
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A young woman captured by a demon must get herself and her son to safety. Short story retelling of the traditional Masai tale of Konyek.
Winter Comes to Wintan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by Twin Trinity Media (TTM). Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Winter Comes to Wintan" is a short fantasy story told in the style of the old fables, with leanings toward Greek and Roman mythology. Prescott tells the story of how the harsh cold comes to the world and to one man's heart, with a hint at a moral.
Something in Their Eyes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Frank Hazelton is an ex-con who has managed to create a nice life for himself on a Tampa thoroughbred rescue farm. He has his horses that he heals and boys that he teaches to do the same. Until one day, a rap star with an attitude creates havoc on the farm. Frank went into prison because of his violent side; can he control it at a time that's so important to the operation?
The Magic of Inherian: Scepter of Salvation, Book 1
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Series: The Magic of Inherian, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,840. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Princess Talamaya turned 18 in the human kingdom of Damar, just like her twin brother. Only when she comes of age, she must wed the king's choice. When her brother comes of age, he's allowed to sit on the council. But everything changes when a wizard pits beast and man against each other in Inherian--all because of the loss of the Scepter of Salvation and she must return it to their kingdom.
The Grid: An Urban Legend
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Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Self-sufficiency", "Independence". These are good concepts, but bad things can happen when you go too far. Just be glad it's the neighbors instead of you. Download this free short story by George Wier. It's the only way to shut him up!
2 GB μόνο
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: Greek. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Φτάνουν 2GB, για να θάψουν μια ολόκληρη ζωή; 2GB μόνο; "«Είμαι ο Ιωάννης Δ. Σήμερα τέλειωσε η καταγραφή της ζωής μου και ο ενταφιασμός της σ΄αυτό το σκληρό δίσκο." Δεκατρείς μικρές ιστορίες απ΄ τον Τομάζο Παγώνη...
Naming the Blue Mountains
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A literary look at a woman who married because everyone expected her to. She yearns for her years of youth and her freedom but must conform to her husband’s wishes if she expects to have a happy marriage. Eventually she is forced to choose.
Duft von Apfelsinen
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,410. Language: German. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Celeste, Sohn eines Sklavenhändlers aus Spanien, Lavenia, Tochter eines einfachen Apfelsinen-Händlers und Silvia, Tochter einer Sklavin und des Vaters von Celeste, sind die Hauptprotagonisten. Schönheit, Sinnlichkeit und Verführung lassen diese drei immer wieder Wege gehen, die sie tiefer in die Abgründe ihrer Seelen führen.
Class Warfare at the Convenience Store
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Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.00 from 2 reviews)
When a burgeoning municipality sets out to annex a strip of land previously considered to be the sticks, the locals have to find the means to fight back.
La tierra desnuda
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 16, 2011 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La última oportunidad de emprender una nueva vida se abre ante el protagonista de "La tierra desnuda". Sin embargo, cuando ya el viaje hacia esa nueva oportunidad es inminente, un repentino crimen parece cerrar al protagonista todos los caminos, y aun hallándose al otro extremo del globo, la fatalidad parece arrastrarle de vuelta.
Mfalme Lia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: Swahili. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Mfalme Lia, tafsiri ya hadithi ya Kiswahili ya hadithi ya 'King Lear', kama ilivyosimuliwa upya na Charles na Mary Lamb, toka kwa tamthiliya iliyotungwa na William Shakespeare. Hadithi za Uswahilini. * King Lear, 'Tales from Shakespeare' Swahili translation.
Bangkok Blondes
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,490. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Very few books on Thailand are written by women. 'Bangkok Blondes' is one of the first. It reflects the lives of creative women who live and write in Thailand - The Bangkok Women's Writers Group.
107 Degrees Fahrenheit
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Price: Free! Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young boy spends a magical weekend with his sister, a former collegiate track star crippled in a freak accident. During the visit he learns a poignant lesson about the resilience of monarch butterflies and the human heart
There Lived in Baghdad
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,360. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Against the background of the US invasion of Iraq in 2003, the story follows the life of two people. Sameera Begum lives in Baghdad at a time when it is being bombed to smithereens. Mike Pettee, a young marine in the United States Army is on his way to Baghdad, to see action in his first war. This is a story of these two people. Two people whose lives moved on paths destined to meet at a crossroad
La Propiedad
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Price: $4.33 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: Spanish. Published: April 15, 2011 by Emooby. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La Propiedad narra la historia de Salomón Brumm, un viejo solitario que, atosigado por la incomprensión y por la muerte de su familia, cambia de país y compra un viejo caserón sin sospechar que su transacción le dañaría la vida.
Knife Tag
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Girlie Lucks' hickey almost gives Big Break an aneurysm and the last thing he wants to do is get in a fight with a bunch of black kids.
Squeakyclean
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 254,640. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Joshua is trapped. Afraid of mediocrity, life, and children, he has only a wife and a cubicle. At thirty it's not what he wanted. Sadie is a bright girl. She wants to do great things, if only she can get through school and escape her oppressive parents. When they meet, they know they're bad for each other, but they set in motion the change that promises to liberate them.