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La Douleur Exquise
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,630. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014 by Dead Key Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
la douleur exquise: the “heart-wrenching pain of wanting the affection of someone unattainable.” In la douleur exquise, Angela Perea presents a darkly compelling collection of short stories about this exquisite pain, even if that unattainable someone exists only in our own minds, hearts, and souls.
Slumming in Paris Part Five, With the Children - Lights on the Champs-Elysees
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Series: Slumming in Paris, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
14,644 Story Words. “Lights on the Champs-Elysees” Fourth of seven novellas in the "Slumming in Paris, With the Children" series. Which is Part Five of my “Slumming in Paris” Series. Part 5 is the fourth of seven novellas forming a subset with “Slumming in Paris,” additionally titled, “With the Children.”
Василина
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Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: Russian. Published: February 18, 2013 by Andriy Demidov. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Сельский импрессионизм от Людмилы Загоруйко, наверное, так можно охарактеризовать нахлынувший поток впечатлений на писательницу.
CASEY_ANTHONY_SUPERSTAR a Fictional Documentary
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
an exploration ov fame and reality
Espejismo Fractal
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You set the price! Words: 24,830. Language: Spanish. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lilia Morales y Mori nos invita a un apasionante viaje por los senderos de la literatura abordando con gran acierto diferentes estilos literarios: Poesía. Haikú. Tanka. Soneto. Décima. Cuento y Ensayo. Aunque la propuesta literaria abarca las inquietudes y sentimientos de los seres humanos. Es en el terreno de lo abstracto, del cosmos y del universo, el contexto en el que se fundamenta la obra.
Меня укусил бомж
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Price: Free! Words: 18,740. Language: Russian. Published: February 11, 2013 by Andriy Demidov. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Увидеть Париж... В этом сразу сошлись наши интересы с автором. Читать или не читать вопрос не стоял. После появившегося интереса к "руке автора", взор упал на рассказ "Женщина от сорока до пятидесяти" - ну как бы обо мне. "Надо быть повнимательнее к себе", - подумала я, прочитав рассказ. Интерес рос. Потом прочитав рассказ "Меня укусил бомж" - сомнений больше не осталось.
The Stool Pigeon: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A female State Security agent in the capital of North Korea gets the green light to betray her country's premier. The Graham Greene Birthplace Trust awarded "The Stool Pigeon" first place in the suspense category for short fiction at the 2012 Graham Greene Festival.
Chronology of an Egg
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Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
Peter Tieryas Liu’s Chronology of an Egg is a companion to his debut Watering Heaven, published in October 2012 by Signal 8 Press in Hong Kong. Chronology of an Egg is a mini-collection containing five short stories -- two from Watering Heaven (“Gradients” and the title story) and three others.
Trio in A Minor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
In "Trio in A Minor," Machado's classic tale of a love triangle in Brazilian high society, the intrigue plays out to the tune of the old sonata of the absolute.
Please Stop Breathing
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
No, I don’t know when you’ll die, when you’ve died, or why I don’t know—I should—I owed that much to you, to know death better to give you comfort in it—to know brightly when you’re here, to dig my fingers like forever into your neck—to know easily when you’re gone, to dig my fingers into mine— To cover you and carry you away.
The Coffeehouse, An Old Maker Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Old Maker series follows the life of Talib, an elderly master craftsman, and how he uses his work to touch the lives of the people who visit his shop.
My Indian Queen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
One guy. One girl. One magical summer. Both of them on the verge of adulthood, both of them hopelessly lost. He loves her, his fiery Indian queen, but does she feel the same? And what will happen when summer wanes into fall?
Becoming Mrs. Zendahl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An emotional story of a woman who resents her husband for having a career while she is stuck in the role of wife/mother. Laurel Zendahl, a small town girl with questionable insights, struggles with letting go of the past to find a happiness she can live with.
Diez relatos de lo insospechado
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 46,110. Language: Spanish. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Diez relatos de lo insospechado” es una recopilación de cuentos en los que la venganza, la necesidad, la desesperanza, el remordimiento y la avaricia se dan cita con el fin de dibujar un inquietante paisaje de la naturaleza humana.
Poetry Guide: Robert Frost
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Series: Poetry Guides, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Students often find understanding and interpreting poetry an uphill task, for the allusions and references almost baffle them, however, with repeated and careful reading of the same poem, taking the help of the reference books and guides; they often come close to the interpretation desired by the poet.
Going For The Wire
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,510. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
'Going For The Wire' is a collection of three stories of escape. Its author, Chris Leicester says: ‘It’s what we all want to do sometimes - break free. These people do.’
Jumping Ship (Island Hopping Series)
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The year was nineteen seventy-five. Pregnant seamstress, Petrina Dugal, became a runaway at the age of twenty-six. She ran away from a brutish husband, Roger, and a well-loved South American home in Georgetown, Guyana; at the heart of her rebellion – an enigmatic lover named Michael Chen.
Casa
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,380. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Moorna Publications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Ted Markham finds himself in serious trouble after an accident in the top paddock of Weirakee Station near Bendigo, Victoria, little does he know that his saviour, a stray kelpie, would totally change his whole life. Ted and his wife Dianne are elated at the chance given to them by the little kelpie, Casa, to make their lives, and the lives of others a lot happier.
Friday Afternoon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a hurry, and stuck behind a dirty pickup truck on a lonely two-lane road in western North Carolina, corporate executive Bryce Stanford attempts a bad pass around the wrong guy. The events which follow will test his courage, his strength...and his soul. In the surreal tradition of The Twilight Zone, "Friday Afternoon" is an unforgettable journey into the inner reality of who a man really is.
Summertime Blues
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 87,780. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Summertime Blues chronicles the coming-of-age of Peter Bennings as he weaves his way through high school and the "sturm und drang" of the teenage years. The novel simultaneously traces the “British invasion” and the emergence of Rock and Roll. Peter’s universal appeal, though, rests in his quest for answers to the ubiquitous questions about girls and sex and dating that no one will help answer.