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Animal Instinct
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,840. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young woman lands her "dream" job in the animal rights movement to find her boss a tyrant and the movement fractured in this fictional expose. "Her fast-paced book will keep you turning pages." - Jim Motavalli, E: The Environmental Magazine. "A must read," - Frank and Mary Hoffman, All-Creatures.com "I would sum this book up as 'The Devil Wears Prada for Vegans." - Beforewisdom
Que pasen los niños
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,470. Language: Spanish. Published: June 1, 2013 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cuando de pronto la felicidad nos abruma…, no queda más remedio que tomar medidas. Ese es el tema de «Felicia», el primero de los relatos que componen este "Que pasen los niños", nueve cuentos en los que el autor ilustra con argumentos tomados de la vida cotidiana e imágenes novedosas el equilibrio inestable en que se encuentra la vida, presta a volcarse hacia un lado o el otro en un instante.
Our Beautiful Child
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,580. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“The Boathouse collects misfits. Strange solitary creatures that yearn for contact with the outside world, but not too much. They sit, glass in hand, either staring at the table in front of them, or at some distant point on the horizon.” … so says the narrator of Our Beautiful Child. And he’s been around long enough to know.
Loser Parade
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 110,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(1.00 from 1 review)
Fenton Ota is at his wit's end. After not making it big as an actor in Hollywood, he's forced to return to his hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio with his tail between his legs. Once home, he embarks on a creative journey of lies and (failed) attempts at brilliance, as he struggles to produce a postmodern metafictional play, all for the love of a girl...
Save Me, Rip Orion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,380. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
An abandoned house is set aflame. Roscoe stumbles upon evidence that reveals the arsonist’s next target. Evoking his childhood icon, the mighty Rip Orion, Roscoe decides to become the real life version of the superhero and apprehend the pyromaniac. However, the fantasy rapidly unravels when events don’t unfold in classic comic book fashion. To save the world, Roscoe must play the role of villain.
Meet Me at the Pond
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Series: Meet Me, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A long time ago, I believed in magic. I believed that people could levitate a wooden box. I believed that magicians could read minds. I even believed that little white doves could and would actually fly out of a sleek black scarf. I lost my appetite for magic the first time someone broke my heart.
Don't Be A Stranger
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
....couldn't be more noir: Sep could be Philip Marlowe's brusquer, more antagonistic brother....There are moments when Sep's aggressive showmanship begins to crack when he softens his hard-talking abrasiveness with gentle coaxing, his belligerent repartee with moments of fluid interiority....told mostly through tough-guy banter, which allows the reader to move quickly with Sep.... Kirkus Review
Once Again, Long Island
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You set the price! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Literary fiction. A wedding, a family history, and all things bitter and sweet. A nod to my own roots in post-war Long Island. First published in Transfer magazine.
Las noches del dado
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: Spanish. Published: September 15, 2013 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un grupo de expatriados en un exótico país latinoamericano decide romper con la inercia de sus vidas recurriendo al azar. Dejando que un dado decida por ellos sus acciones, se verán inmersos en un juego absorbente, lleno de transgresiones cada vez más profundas, que acabará poniendo en peligro sus relaciones, sus posiciones sociales e incluso sus propias vidas.
Psychopomp Volume Seven
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Price: Free! Words: 35,400. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Volume Seven of the Psychopomp anthology marks the start of a new adventure as it heralds FREE stories and the birth of Mysteria Press! 12 new stories for your eyeholes!
A Shiny Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story. An elderly woman is last seen on a soggy, dreary day by two of her neighbors who are playing checkers on a porch. Neither of the men ostensibly know her all that well. But maybe one knows her better than he lets on. A young family comes to town a few days later looking for the woman, and they're even less familiar with her than the men are.
Friends and Cavendish
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this short story by Luke Atkinson, a young writer is troubled by his lack of purpose which puts a severe slack in his productivity. He addresses his writer's block while sitting on the front porch with his friend and roommate, Frank. In their conversation he realizes the danger of becoming complacent and tries to confront the self-doubt that plagues him in his postgrad career.
A Flash in the Pan
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Price: Free! Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
The stories contained within this ebook are Flash Fiction. They are stories about everyday people encountering situations that they are faced to deal with the best way they can. Meet Nelson who wins a lotto ticket in "Lucky...Hell" and has to make a decision and other short shorts.
Fire Answers Fire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,250. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
What if you found evidence your grandfather was a terrorist? A mysterious letter from 1939 leads to a trail of documents pointing to a favorite relative's complete change of identity and his connection to one of the most well-documented disasters of the 20th Century, the burning of the Hindenburg.
Careful - a novel
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Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At the tender age of sixteen, Tyler embarks on a student exchange program. Sent to the Andean city of Ambato, Ecuador, he finds daily adventure as he tries to fit in at school, connect with his host family, and navigate through a world of beaches, volcanoes, and jungles. But tucked deep inside this year are events so profound, so unexpected, they forever shape the man he will become.
Morna
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,420. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In nineteen-fifties Ireland, Morna Reilly wages war between God and the devil for the love of a man determined to become a priest until a fatal accident rocks the foundation of Catholic Glentown and challenges much of what Morna holds sacred.
Chroniques de Galadrie, tome 3 : le sacre du prince Mélia
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Series: Chroniques de Galadrie. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: French. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tandis que Guilhiam songe à désigner son successeur de son vivant, une nouvelle affaire vient perturber la vie tranquille qui s'était installée au palais depuis la naissance des jumeaux. Daniel Arthas, emprisonné sous haute surveillance à Baldrives, a bel et bien été assassiné. Le meurtre semblant lié à une vieille affaire, Tarek est contraint de reprendre ses fonctions.
Son of Man
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 76,710. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Los angeles, 1969. The slaughter of film star sharon tate and her friends by charles manson and his female disciples brought the age of aquarius to a bloody, if well-deserved, end. But what inspired the acid-crazed former jailbird and his teenage devotees to kill? A downward spiral into drugs, violence and perverted sex that lays bare the darkest corners of the american dream.
a-Muse-me[a]nt
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
a Collection of Poetry and Prose
The Earworm Inception
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These mad stories make up the latest by Jon Konrath, a collection of 20 flash fiction narratives that cross between metafiction and experimental prose, telling grim and absurd fast-paced tales about Konrath's life in a twisted fashion.