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Artifice
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The end of a very complicated and painful relationship.
The Codependents
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,760. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Codependents follows the comprehension of unique details varying from one generation to the next, and where the individual fits in between such details and the naked truths of society. As the seeker digs deeper and deeper into the significant peers surrounding him, he considers the will of others, whether led by chaos or harmony, whether by nonsense or dreams, whether by madness or happiness.
Passing Through
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,900. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Gibb’s story comes entirely driven by his friends, both from afar and close, whose penchants for life have always differed from one another, influencing a string of comings-and-goings across the country for momentary escapes and findings, searching for contentment where his path intersects with those from Home.
Grande sœur
Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: French. Published: July 3, 2015 by Jank Moovy. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Educational
L’union des parents de Nicolas et de Cassandra va réunir les deux enfants. Progressivement, en traversant des moments difficiles, ils vont devenir comme frère et sœur l’un pour l’autre...
Bleed Me Silicone
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Literature » Literary
My first memory is of the inside of a cardboard box. It smells of fluorescent light and ancient canyon floors. 'Bleed Me Silicone' is a surreal short about life from the perspective of a bottle of silicone lube. Silky. Brutal.
Wander.Stop
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015 by Nikki True. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Where do you go when there is nowhere else to go? In this coming of age story Benny, a 16-year-old dope boy from Oklahoma City is ready to change his life around. But as soon as he tries to leave his former life behind an unforeseen accident plus a chance encounter with a young prostitute has him at facing a tough decision to either commit to change or fall back into old habits.
The Computer That Cared
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
An unemployed man has to make a mortgage payment at an Automated Teller Machine (ATM). On a whim he scribbles a message on the input card and soon receives a communication from the computer. The man and the ATM develop a ‘relationship’ which solves his financial worries, gives him important information about the bank, and leads to employment - with the bank. But can the relationship last?
Trio of Lost Souls
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 89,160. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Bill Vincent is a killer … in the name of justice. Not that the law would agree. With one murderous act of retribution for an attack on his wife, he leaves behind respectability and hits the road. After taking on a series of odd jobs, he meets Jim Garret, a like-minded spirit whose thirst for justice equals his own. They join together to beat the corrupt bossmen at their own political game.
Make my Joy Complete
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015 by MMMporium. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Mona is a silent but strong mother, unlike her daughter Lisa who loudly insists on being called Joy. Mona is headstrong and has needed to be as a single mother, but now the young adult that is Lisa (or Joy) is seriously injured. In the hospital waiting room Mona continues to be the strong silent type and is determined to sort everything out for her beloved daughter, who has other ideas.
The Big Bitch
Series: A Jackson "Doc" Holiday Mystery. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Urban
After his drinking buddy, a priest named Jesus, is shot dead, Doc sets out to find his killer. He soon begins to suspect that the murder is connected to a money laundering scheme suspiciously similar to one perpetrated by Doc himself, back when he was a banker with a coke habit. The killer, already facing “The Big Bitch” or life in prison, has nothing to lose. Book 1 of a new mystery series.
O Tudo, O Nada e O Vazio
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 13,110. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"‘O TUDO, O NADA E O VAZIO’, sua primeira e tardia obra literária, explode agora em sua maturidade sexagenária.
Meu Reflexo Não É Você
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 48,600. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
O que fazer quando você se apaixona pelo alvo da sua irmã logo depois de chegar a uma cidade nova, onde não conhece nada nem ninguém? E quem não se apaixonaria por um garoto tão perfeito quanto ele? Elas são gêmeas idênticas, que de idênticas não tem nada.
A Última Viagem
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 199,000. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nunca é tarde para um homem se ver confrontado com o desconhecido que o convida a entrar por ele adentro, fazendo-o crer que, assim como entra, basta querer, e sai dele como quem para de comer tremoços.
She
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
He shone with ingenuity: mixing an incompatible, salting a sweet, peppering a dairy. But he never smiled, was always concentrated and serious, and because of that fact among schoolfellows he has received an impartial nickname – the Gloomy Cook.
Playing Flashlight Tag
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Summer nights playing flashlight tag for a group of teenage boys turns into something else entirely when a girl joins their game. Hiding from each at night with a single beam of light to see by cannot hide a kind of illumination that touches them all.
Jeremiah Painter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,140. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
The first the town saw of him, Jeremiah was lying unconscious by the railroad tracks. His expensive boots were dusty, his well-cut clothes were torn, his oiled holster was empty, and the coal-black skin of his forehead was dripping read with his own blood. The first thing the sheriff did was throw him in jail. Then he tried to keep him there.
A New York City Vignette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is September 11, 2011 and Jim Roberts is about to discover the emptiness in the center of his life. When two planes strike the Twin Towers in a matter of moments, Jim is not where he should be: at work at the top of 1 World Trade Center. Instead he is spending the morning at his mistress' apartment. How can he explain his situation to his wife who calls frantically wondering if he is safe?
The Colors of Autumn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The stirring days of autumn accompany one young man's journey from college to his girlfriend's home for Halloween weekend. The sheltered world of his youth, however, is about to be challenged by a series of harmless events that still maintain enough implications to open the door to some of the world's darker possibilities.
Running--Memoir of a Trained Running Dog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Running. A memoir of a dog born to run. Jax, as he's known, recounts his earliest memories of childhood, education, and his life's work; running. He sounds very much like an old man dreaming of days gone by. Running is an old 'tale' that's less than 3,000 words--a quick, relaxing read.
One Golgotha Evening
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Perhaps this event did not go down exactly as popularly believed. The point is, no one really saw the event. No one, that is, except for one twelve-year old boy who disobeyed his father three times that day and consequently saw the whole thing first hand. Once seen, he was too terrified about it to tell anyone. Finally, he tells.