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Un giorno di ordinaria illegalità
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Series: La vita è (quasi) bella!, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: Italian. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
La cronaca di un giorno di sciagure e strani incontri, di una crisi di coscienza, e di come una revisione scaduta e un’improvvisa voglia di ciambellone possano trasformare un cittadino più che onesto in un feroce criminale.
Side Streets Of Paradise
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,770. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Side Streets Of Paradise is a novella of ideas, an unfolding journey through a metaphysical landscape of sex and death, a hall of mirrors where aging, the afterlife, the urban environment and inner turmoil are fused into a surreal narrative following a man through a series of casual encounters, overshadowed by grief for an impending death and observed by a fantastic, ghostly beast.
Imagine There's No Heaven
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Price: Free! Words: 42,790. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Eighteen years since she was kidnapped by terrorists, a rebellious teenager discovers his mother may still be alive.
In a Tower
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Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Lives lived and lives ended too soon, who is to tell? When retiree Jack finds a discarded manuscript written by a deceased 19-year-old, an old life regains a sense of purpose.
La nebbia
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Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: Italian. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Secondo estratto dall'antologia "LA NEBBIA e altri racconti". Sembrava una giornata come tutte le altre, se non che una strana e densa nebbia sembrava aver inghiottito ogni cosa...
Cóctel de Microhistorias terrenales
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Price: Free! Words: 14,590. Language: Spanish. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Moisés Morán Vega nos trae un conjunto de microrrelatos y relatos que ha escrito desde el año 2007 en su página www.elpatiodeloscangrejos.com.
Until Morning
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 55,860. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Until Morning is a story about different nationalities, habits, customs, common places and stereotypes experienced by a bunch of university students, a lighthearted account on young people's life in a “double speed” Europe, where North and South are not simply a geographical diversity but, most of the time, a source of social disparity and a different way of meaning love, sympathy and solidarity.
Square: Part One
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Price: Free! Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
They beat him. They broke him. They cut him. They murdered him. Would you forgive them? Or would you get Square?
Square: The Complete Season (Parts 1-7)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,920. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
They beat him. They broke him. They cut him. They murdered him. Would you forgive them? Or would you get Square?
Knock-knock
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Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The novella is about a girl who takes care of a little boy. The story describes a few days happening in winter when they are expecting Santa Claus.
La Segretaria
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Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: Italian. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Spesso tutti noi ci troviamo costretti a indossare una maschera nella vita, sul lavoro, o in qualche altra occasione. Questo racconto ci "insegna" come spesso la sostanza sia più importante della forma e come il consiglio di una segretaria possa risolvere una situazione difficile.
Fuego inútil
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Price: Free! Words: 14,090. Language: Spanish. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
“Fuego inútil” reúne cuatro poemarios de Hernán Zamora, anteriores a su libro “A contrasombra, padre”. Retrospectivamente, lo interpreta fundación del poemario que hace de la relación padre/hijo la parte primordial de una obra que no deja entrever su forma proyectada, pero se explica desde una intimidad que se interroga, orientándose hacia comprenderse dentro de un paisaje de otredades.
Bathtime at La Chapel Blanche (Seven Tales of a Tokyo Love Hotel)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Seven visitors cross paths in the rooms and corridors of La Chapel Blanche, a love hotel in Tokyo. Each may have entered for vastly different reasons, but eventually each is confronted with the same question: when and how to leave.
Salle des Pas perdus
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Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: French. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Cinq nouvelles très courtes sur des êtres que vous auriez pu croiser un jour au détour d'une rue, d'un couloir. Leur dénominateur commun ? L'errance, le questionnement et le tragique de leur situation. Au sommaire : Une rencontre, T'es où ?, Le banc, Mirakel-Man et Stockholm.
La Stella
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Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: Italian. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Nulla è ciò che sembra. Questo il filo conduttore di questo racconto che descrive uno spaccato della vita di una stella discesa nel nostro mondo. Estratto dall'antologia "LA NEBBIA e altri racconti", è uno dei 15 racconti che la compongono.
Why Is Marijuana Illegal?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 162,170. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
An American classical liberal discovers the Jewish Question and the cognitive dissonance that ensues makes him rocket himself into orbit by means of a sex change then he now she comes back to America.
One Bad Job
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Price: Free! Words: 29,460. Language: American English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Career criminal Billy Jensen and his pals have plotted for more than a year to take down Gennady Konovalov's jewelry store. When the plan doesn't work out exactly as planned, the survivors go into hiding. After Alexi Nikolayev Petrovski, head of the Solntsevskaya in Houston, captures Billy's long-time girlfriend, the crew is left with no choice but to meet the Russian mobster on his turf.
Excessive Force
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Excessive Force is the first short story in the Blackman: The Revolution series. On his first trip out, Blackman discovers police assaulting a junkie. In order to stop the attack, he must risk his own freedom, as well as his vigilantist objective.
The Avenging Act
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Price: $1.11 USD. Words: 24,160. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
“You raped by body, not my soul, I will rape your soul, not your body.” This is what Abhita promised to the two men, who had raped her. The Avenging Act is the story about 23 year old Abhita Sahni. Brutally raped, in a busy locality in New Delhi, she decides to fight those people, who caused irreparable scars on her soul. This is a chilling account of her journey to achieve justice.
朝日 Asahi: Morning Sun
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Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Naisip ko na magtanong ng oras sa kanya kahit na alam ko ang oras. Parang ang sarap niyang kausap habang siya'y nag-iisa. Wala kaming ibang kasama kundi kami lang dalawa. Pakiramdam ko, para kaming nasa isang isla ng kawalan kung saan kaming dalawa lang ang mag-kasama.