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Roses for You
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Clark left his life-style of having more than one woman at a time. He actually desired to have a wife and children. The temptation of infidelity presented itself to him at a time when he and his wife Sylvia were experiencing a domestic situation...
The Understanding of Women
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Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
James is in love with Imogen. Imogen has disappeared. With the help of an imaginary ex-girlfriend, James follows Imogen’s trail towards the grand romantic reunion he wants. He’s pretty sure… James could always understand everyone. Everyone but Imogen. Imogen was a mystery, and now James needs to find her. A light, whimsical novella of a boy who knows both too much and too little.
New York Exchange: the parachutes in between
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Boundary-breaking account questioning perceived literary conventions, New York Exchange takes the format of conversation leading up to and following a trip to New York. Lauren and George navigate work, education, family and prescription drugs, touching on aesthetics alongside daily annoyances, confusing the role of reader as simultaneously academic and voyeuristic.
Cosa Vedi?
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Price: Free! Words: 17,680. Language: Italian. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Ascoltare la musica degli OTK equivale a stare a mollo in una baia dall'acqua cristallina in un afoso pomeriggio d’estate. E' ritrovarsi in compagnia della leggerezza discontinua di un libro di Brautigan, con indosso una maglia calzata alla rovescia e, dentro, la salda convinzione che è il mondo fuori ad essere sottosopra. E' smettere di cercare la musica che si vuole ascoltare da una vita.
A contrasombra, padre
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Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: Spanish. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
En este, el quinto libro de poesía del escritor y arquitecto Hernán Zamora, la paternidad transcurre en un juego de espejos poco común en la poesía en lengua castellana. El poeta se asume hijo y padre a la vez, mientras reflexiona sobre sus sombras y una líquida agonía lo acompaña a través del paisaje. El tema de la violencia contra los niños cruza sutilmente el libro como reclamo y aprendizaje.
Monkey Say
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"No interview has made me feel more awkwardly American than the capuchin monkey seated across the small stone table from me." I couldn't think of a better blurb than the lead-in sentence. Really, don't you want to read about what happens when a man interviews a monkey?
Last Call: A Musician's Life
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 136,460. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Last Call tells the tale of Chance Collins, a gifted musician born to a musical family. With the talent and charisma to shine in the music world, Chance recorded and toured for 20 years only to wind up broke and strung out. Now, at 42, he must come to terms with life as it is as opposed to how he thought it would be. Last Call paints a realistic portrayal of the music life. It's also very funny.
Adytum
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Life rarely takes to course we would hope or predict for ourselves; and when life becomes most difficult, we each need a haven we can retreat into.
The Fitful Genius
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Luke Watts is a drug addict down on his luck. He roots through trash dumpsters and finds occasional love notes signed "Lady of Lost Circuitry". Luke thinks he's found the writer of these notes: a pretty girl in a black mini dress and heels named Audra. Together they embark on a one night stand that leaves Luke dreaming of a future they wont soon forget.
Five Shorts
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Series: Dancing Pig Originals. Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Five Shorts is a Dancing Pig Original publication - showcasing work by author Clive Gilson. This small collection of Flash Fiction shorts showcases a number of prize winning stories from competitions.
Tits & Tats and other stories
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 35,880. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Rebel Satori Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Tori is a woman in her early 20s struggling with both her sexual identity and her quest to become an artist in the misogynistic world of tattooing. Set during San Francisco Pride in the early 1990s, Tori meets Tempest a drag queen who pushes Tori to challenge herself and her status quo.
Água de melissa
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 2, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Água de Melissa é uma substância feita com base em uma planta de nome Melissa Officinalis, que floresce no final de verão e que tem função calmante e relaxante. Porém, assim como não há o claro sem o escuro e nem o som sem o silêncio, não existe o relaxamento sem alguma dose de tensão.
Morera O...
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,680. Language: Spanish. Published: August 31, 2012 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Es la historia de una mujer, es un viaje de ida y vuelta cuajado de anécdotas y situaciones dignas de ser contadas. A México y a España les unen muchas cosas, pero hay asuntos que laten en el subconsciente colectivo que son insoslayables, y al final el eterno retorno acude a la memoria del autor con un final necesario.
The Visitors
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,490. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
When her gangster boyfriend Tim is sent down, Susie Jones’ life is thrown into turmoil. Left to run his criminal empire, Susie finds solace in new acquaintances made in Strangeways Visitors’ Centre with unforeseen consequences.
The King of Patio World
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Kermool Berbarrian is the self-appointed king of patio furniture. He brashly converted a gas station into a thriving business and now has everything he needs -- except for Miss Esmeralda Potts. Although he doesn't know it yet, she is about to turn his life upside down. A short story from the collection Unlikely Stories: Fatal Fantasies and Delusions
Timothy Mallborn: The Invisible Boy
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You set the price! Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Timothy Mallborn is the autobiography of a boy who disappeared in Toronto's largest shopping mall. After discovering that no one can see him, Timothy fashions a home for himself in the children's section of a department store, tries to communicate with the crowds of people passing all around him and falls in love. Growing up is hard, but it's even harder when you're invisible.
The Monster Inside
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,740. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Monsters come in all shapes and sizes… Two people: five years apart, but connected by their fight to keep the bad things at bay.
Dorian Evergreen
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Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Ces nouvelles, toujours très bien écrites, se dévorent copieusement. Elles se révèlent également éclectiques, lorsque l’auteur nous conte les aventures d’une vieille péripatéticienne en fin de carrière enlevée par un ancien client amoureux sous les yeux de son antique proxénète, où lorsqu’il dépeint l’univers glauque de deux « pointeurs » violeurs et assassins d’enfants pas du tout pénitents.
Kalini
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Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
John Corning is conflicted about his feelings for the new work force represented by Kalini, an entry level immigrant contract worker. His world has long since been up ended by their presence, but his reluctance to fully accept them is challenged one evening by chance circumstance.
Com as borboletas, a noite
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,810. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 18, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A gravata frouxa e o colarinho desabotoado pediam o fim do expediente. O jovem advogado espichou-se na cadeira quase deitando e esticou os braços com os dedos entrelaçados como asas de borboletas e impulsionando o ar para cima com as mãos espalmadas para fora, espreguiçou-se.