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The Parthian
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Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 233,780. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of Pacorus, a prince of the Parthian Empire who is captured by the Romans and sent to Italy to live out the rest of his days as a slave. But fate intervenes and he is freed by a gang of runaway gladiators led by a man named Spartacus. This is the epic tale of the Spartacus slave revolt, as told by the man who fought by his side.
So you Want to Be a Physical Theatre Performer? A lecture in 7 freeze frames.
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Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
A comic look at Physical Theatre - the need for slow motion, non-linear structure and much, much repetition... The text can be used as a script for 15-minute Ensemble-based play (to be performed as a physical theatre piece of course!) or can be read as a light, satirical (but warm) look at physical theatre. Includes notes for use in the classroom.
A Season for Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,230. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Two generations struggle to find romance as a duke makes a second marriage, and his estranged daughter finds herself attracted to her despised new step-mother's brother. It takes riot, ransom, and considerable mental readjustment before both pairs of Regency lovers are reconciled against the backdrop of unrest in London at the time of Waterloo.
Os Incompatíveis
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Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 44,550. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 15, 2011 by Jose Barbosa Machado. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Embora Deus tenha feito o homem e a mulher como complemento um do outro e para viver em harmonia, a vida tem demonstrado que, ou por erro de concepção, ou por defeito de fabrico, a maior parte das vezes a relação entre um e outro se apresenta problemática, parecendo esse facto resultar de uma divergência de feitios...
O Mar de Paula
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Price: $4.10 USD. Words: 32,580. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 14, 2011 by Jose Barbosa Machado. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Observo ao longe no horizonte, para lá do papel, as pequenas silhuetas dos barcos que partem e me interpelam dos tantos portos que existem depois do que não podemos ver ou entender perenemente, depois do que não sabemos definir como ausência ou persistência, como voz perceptível de povo indígena ou gente mítica.
Computers Don't Wear Pink Pyjamas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
On the eve of the new Millennium, one lone computer sits and prepares for the worst...
Rumours - Good Riddance Neal Coleman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
When Sheelah Kenny announced her intended divorce from her cheating husband her Granny, Maura Kenny, was distraught. There will be no divorce in the Irish Catholic Kenny family! He can be killed but not divorced! Plans, by Maura Kenny and her grandson Liam Kenny, were swiftly put in place to get rid of the philandering Neal Coleman.
If You Go Into The Woods
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.92 from 26 reviews)
If You Go Into The Woods is a collection of two unsettling short stories. In the title story, Jiri Beranek is drawn to a nearby forest, but each time he enters, his desire to see the mysterious birds is checked by his fear of the dark. When he finally forces himself to go farther, he find a new reason to be afraid. Plus bonus story: The Reset Button. Total length 4000 words.
Waking Beauty
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Price: $9.29 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011 by Smart Media New York. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
An original, dark, funny three act play, with a strong female lead, blending the European and American culture and angst. A modern tragedy, a social vaudeville, and indirect a political play with an absurd and neo-feminist touch, coming from the tradition of Bertolt Brecht’s Three Penny Opera, Wendy Wasserstein’s Heidi Chronicles and David Hare’s Amy’s View.
The Silence
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
This is a short story about an elderly women who was on holiday visiting her children in the south of France. When suddenly she was forced to stay away...
A Gamble on Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,800. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
To escape an unscrupulous uncle, Aurelia Trevor reluctantly accepts a marriage of convenience with a man outside her social circle. But in Thomas Lanning she gets a great deal more than she expected, discovering she must not only cope with the strong-willed stranger who is her husband, but with his unexpected young relatives and the dubious characters involved in his campaign for Parliament.
Quietus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,980. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
One last score - the heist of a priceless coin collection - is all that separates wily Miami burglar Danny Sullivan from his well-earned retirement and longed-for marriage to his blissfully ignorant fiancee. But Danny's careful plans inexorably unravel when his mark - a reclusive Palm Beach millionaire hugging his own dark secrets - proves to be a surprisingly formidable adversary.
Rumours - A Woman Left Lonely
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Liam Kenny noticed Jenny the moment she entered the crowded Irish pub. He was fascinated by the constant movement of her expressive pale hands. Then, when she moved onto the stage and began to sing, he was totally overwhelmed by her passion and dark sad beauty. Who was she? Liam Kenny needed to know but was his timing ever going to be right?
Adam and Eve; The Contract
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Price: Free! Words: 660. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A modern take on a traditional tale and the dire consequences for all women, due to lack of care and attention on Eve's behalf.
Lizzie's Secret Angels - Lizzie Series, Book 2
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Series: Lizzie, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 100,640. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Lizzie's youthful 'spies' discover a distressing secret well-hidden by local authorities. It's the end of 1805 and Lizzie and Quon soon find their busy lives taking a disturbing, yet exciting, new direction as the Napoleonic Wars continue. A trusted friend stumbles onto a stunning secret from Lizzie's past while Lizzie herself utilizes old friends and business associates to increase her circle.
Martin Goes Floundering
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Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Pause and retreat. Martin and water don't mix. Follow Martin's and his family's exploits at your peril and get wet laughing.
The Anzac Girl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,620. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Madeline 'Maddo' Cooper is a tough nut to crack. When her son Jed is born in traumatic circumstances on Anzac Day, an obsession with this Australian and New Zealand military celebration takes hold of her, an obsession which will destroy her life, push her down the slippery slope of alcoholism and alienate her from both her mother and her son. Can she adapt to life on life's terms and survive?
This Devilish Place The 1810 Worsdale Mine Disaster
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Trapped underground after an explosion, can Ben, Harry, William and Sally find a way out.
A Dance in the Woods
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,710. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011 by Casa de Snapdragon. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Anna and William Benton felt secure with 3 beautiful children, a home in the desert of New Mexico, and a wonderful marriage. Then tragedy struck. Their eldest daughter Beth was admitted to a hospital with respiratory problems. Just days later, she suddenly passed away in the middle of the night plunging Anna into the depths of depression
The sailor who ate cucumber sandwiches.
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
A baron facing a life or death decision before his lunch. A husband trying to buy his wife back from her lover. A wartime sailor almost killed by a cucmber sandwich. Some of the collection of more short stories from Bernard King.