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The Divisive Chorus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
At forty-nine, Jennifer lives the life of an addict. Alone in a four-bedroom house. And no recollection of the past. But one day, she knows for sure, it will all burst apart. A story of isolation, despair and false hope. The Divisive Chorus: A Short Story.
El galeno y la infamia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: Spanish. Published: June 22, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
El doctor Montaña emerge inesperadamente como testigo de un paciente misterioso.
Living on the Knife's Edge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Two Moons Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A romantic drama set in London, this is a contemporary short story about the uncertain business of living. On the knife's edge between love and tragedy, Adam Reid is a young doctor who finds that mending broken lives is not a vocation for the faint-hearted.
Такая французская жизнь
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 259,820. Language: Russian. Published: June 17, 2014 by Wiener Literat. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Инна, профессор-филолог из сибирского города удачно вышла замуж. Хотя ее французский муж Ролланд– инвалид, но у него есть квартира в Марселе и большой дом у моря. Алекс, дочери Инны, повезло меньше. Кандидат наук в России, она «устроилась» студенткой в Париже. Обе ищут свой путь во «французской жизни», при взгляде из Сибири такой интересной и привлекательной...
The Protege: Part I
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Price: Free! Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A bartender, Charlie Grifter, is taught the 'tricks of the trade' by a pool tournament champion, Big Milwaukee, shortly before his demise.
Gelukkig groeien er geen bomen op de Noordpool
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,980. Language: Dutch. Published: May 19, 2014 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Baziel is wat fier op zijn naam. Afgeleid van 'basileos', Grieks voor 'koninklijk'. Zo voelt hij zich ook, daar op dat sobere, duistere kamertje in de havenbuurt. Dat ze hem maar met rust laten! En als ze niet naar hem willen luisteren, staat hij niet in voor de gevolgen. Wraak die aan de ribben blijft kleven, vergt de nodige voorbereiding. Je trekt maar beter tot de tanden gewapend ten strijde!
Sophie's Revenge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: Australian English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sophie was sweet and kind - until the day someone messed with her.
The Carer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
A dark psychological tale of patricide by proxy, the corrosive effects of unbridled power - and of what happens when you outsource your loved ones to people who don’t actually love them.
Aspettando il cielo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,270. Language: Italian. Published: May 7, 2014 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Faenza. Operosa cittadina romagnola. Rocco e Peppi dopo il loro turno al fast food se ne vanno a spasso per il centro vandalizzando i cortili della gente. Spesso, si divertono a masturbarsi sulla biancheria stesa ad asciugare. Franco ha troncato con la sua ex, ma lei torna in casa per vedere il loro bambino, affidato ai genitori di lui, prima che il suo nuovo uomo se la venga a riprendere.
Last Ride to Eternity
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 87. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The story of a person, who was aspiring to be a writer, while earning his livelihood by driving a cab in New York City, can definitely make readers believe that there is definitely something called destiny.
Dollywagglers
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Price: Free! Words: 48,010. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Tenebris Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Billie is a dollywaggler on a far from sentimental journey. The Eppie – a worldwide flu pandemic – has left London with nothing but a few beastly survivors with appallingly unwholesome habits. Watch out for Rodney; he is particularly nasty. Oh, and don’t try to escape the madness by fleeing to the country – things may be even worse out there.
Mi vida por el suelo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: Spanish. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Francisco Moser, el protagonista de Mi vida por el suelo, recibe por error un email donde Elisa, la mujer con la que ha compartido los últimos 13 años, duda de su relación. El miedo al rechazo y la apatía producida por la vida burguesa que ha construido le animan a emprender un camino en soledad a través de sus propias contradicciones.
A Day Out
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 83. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Hearing about accidents or the death of a known person she would have run out of her house to the house in mourning, but it was not like that. Once when she had heard that a particular neighbor’s daughter got engaged, she had almost run out to meet the girl and her parents. Nothing of the sort had happened.
A Late Night Tech Job (Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
An experienced contractor runs the gauntlet for a late night tech job at a financial institution in the heart of Silicon Valley, getting past the trigger-happy security guard, dealing with younger co-workers who expect to get paid fabulous money for doing nothing, and saving a desperate project manager when everything goes wrong. (A 4,190-word short story.)
Worthwhile
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 81. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
How easily we draw conclusions about others! We kind of become an authority on certain people we know and we boast about the knowledge of his or her character, habits, hobbies, family, and friends, but the truth is, we know very little about that person.
Solace
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Ricardo is caught in flagrante delicto with a boy named Steve in his school's parking lot. The consequences are manageable until his parents kick him out. Now, with the rumors of the Night Stalker haunting the streets, Ricardo must navigate ruthless gangs, his god-crazy aunt, a wimpy tadpole classmate, to find his way back home again--if they will take him back ...
Gosling Collective
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,720. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
The goslings hatched by Mother Goose grew up and had goslings of their own. This collective embroils short stories that might have been penned by the great, great grand-goslings of Mother Goose, but goslings of the 21st century. I call them goslings because they are a collective of my early short stories.
Muerte en el Luas
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Price: Free! Words: 7,250. Language: Spanish. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Calum Meehan no sabía que se iba a encontrar en el Luas. Lo que sucedió en el tranvía lo cambió para siempre.
Asami
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Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Winner of the Best of Issue in Neonbeam magazine #4, this short tale of a Japanese woman caught up in a web of involuntary assassins is now available for free.
A Simple Love Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Meet Abhishek and Baani (Ab and Ba), two young people on the verge of love, and encounter Pits, the literary-minded novelist who is writing their romantic tale. This short novel is followed by a verse drama ('On a Winter's Night') in which a man and a woman in the more mature stages of their lives mysteriously meet and meditate upon the nature of relationship and love.