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Un giorno di ordinaria illegalità
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Price: Free! Words: 8,190. Language: Italian. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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
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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.
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.
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.
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.
The Row Of Windows
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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She had been thinking about leaving town for quite some time now, and finally, she decided that tonight's the night. Passing a row of windows along her way, she takes a fleeting glance in each of them, and for a very brief moment, sees beyond her own troubled life and glimpses into the lives of others. But that does not matter anymore now, does it? She's leaving town, after all.
Redline: A Journalistic Account
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You set the price! Words: 52,490. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Contained within is an account of my involvement with Redline, the group that collapsed the world's socio-economic infrastructure in less than a week. This, of course, threw the world into an unstable zone of fear and aggression as people scrambled to acquire the means for their survival. I hope relaying the intimate knowledge I have of the factors which led to the end will be of use to posterity.
Three Stories From Paris
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Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Three short stories of down-and-out expatriate life in Paris. Poverty, the rain and cold, young love, friendships lost, drunkenness and chestnuts in the fall. From the streets of Belleville, Oberkampf and Ménilmontant, to the cobblestone footpaths of Père Lachaise Cemetery, these are stories from an other, less romantic side of Paris.
Good Note
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Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A short flash fiction tale of when desperation meets opportunity aboard a commuter bus.