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Freak City
By Tom Lichtenberg
Series: Dragon City, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 24,440. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.25 star(4.20 from 10 reviews)
It’s hard to control your destiny while you’re waiting for the bus. The trouble for Argus Kirkham began when a stranger pushed his way through a crowd at a bus stop and pressed a package into his hands. Inside the package were various random items. As Argus and his friends unravel the clues, very strange things occur in this story of mystery and ghosts. Book Two of the Dragon City series.
To Dream Again
By Brian H Jones
Price: Free! Words: 100,360. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2010 by Aichje Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rivals at school and rivals in love, Kerem and Nozam take opposing paths during the war of liberation that ignites their country. When Kerem returns from exile, Sanomi, the love of his youth, leaves Nozam for Kerem and together they witness Nozam's disintegration and the betrayal of a nation’s dreams.
13 Years in America
By Melanie Steele
Price: Free! Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
1 star(4.94 from 33 reviews)
The powerful story of one woman’s search for happiness and fulfillment in modern-day America.
Als goden in Frankrijk
By Aglaia Bouma
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: Dutch. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Een vrouw vangt een gesprek op tussen twee oude mannen. Zijn ze echt wie ze denkt dat ze zijn?
Songs From the Other Side of The Wall
By Dan Holloway
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,880. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
A lyrical novel for lovers of Murakami. 18 year-old Szandi is part of Budapest’s vibrant, cosmopolitan art scene, sharing a flat and a bohemian lifestyle with her lover and fellow sculptress, Yang. Then a letter arrives that threatens everything, and forces her to choose once and for all: between the past and the present; between East and West; between her family and her lover.
Hard Creek Bridge: a short story
By Isaac Sweeney
Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2011 by Gone Dog Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.25 star(4.33 from 6 reviews)
Friendless and shy, Slim Jackson enters his second semester at Abe Lincoln University. He gets lost on an unknown path, comes to a strange bridge, and has the struggle of his lifetime.
Ensemble
By S. P. Elledge
Price: Free! Words: 68,330. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Thirteen short stories, comprising Mummified Couple Found in Peatbog, Wordblind,Mona and the Witchdoctor, After Ovid,Frog Baby,The Last Day of June (The Old Ones,Quintana Roo,from Impossible Musics I: The Omniphonium, Kisses, A Fever of Unknown Origin, Lazarus Risen, Game Over,and The Flight.
To Sir, With Love
By Karyn Mitchell
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011 by Crimson Melodies. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In the era of Bettie Page and big-band music, rationing and war, every person has a story. This work of fiction shows the blossoming romance between two American soldiers in a time when every tomorrow is an uncertainty.
Pedalling Backwards
By Julia Russell
Price: Free! Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
On a bleak, muddy island in the Blackwater Estuary, Lizzie struggles to come to terms with the loss of her unborn child and the death of her sister. Trapped in a damp cottage with her ineffectual but well-meaning husband, and her aloof parents, the things that are said and left unsaid on this strained family holiday threaten the complex ties between mothers and fathers and their daughters.
The Girl in the Trees
By Tom Lichtenberg
Price: Free! Words: 21,580. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(2.00 from 1 review)
Twelve year old Miranda Amelia Harden has lived all her life on her grandfather's ranch in the mountains. All she wants is to stay there, but the rest of the world can't seem to leave her alone. She has only two questions. How young is too young to know what you want? How young is too young to get it?
Baby Girl
By Donna Moss
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One part angry, two parts self-loathing, and a full cup of confused, Samantha is having trouble keeping her own secrets. First published in RE:AL Literary Journal Volume 30.1.
The Glassblower's Daughter
By Frances Clarke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,390. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Greta's life is carefree until the abrupt disappearance of her elder sister, and all her courage can't save her from the sinister shadows that engulf her. Even when she finds a way out betrayal and treachery threaten her.
Hot Stuff
By Aglaia Bouma
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With her greed, a woman incites her jealous new flame to take revenge.
The Cry Of Morning Glory
By Lee Eighsen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Aiko was raped by her classmates and delivered a fatherless baby, but who can’t, for the life of her, recall that her baby died before or after birth. She sows seeds of morning glory on behalf of her boyfriend. As morning glory grows larger, the memory of her dead baby grows worse and starts tormenting her all the more.
De lelie
By Aglaia Bouma
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: Dutch. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Na een verkeersongeval bezoekt een vrouw haar zwaargewonde dochter in het ziekenhuis.
Heaven on Earth
By Aglaia Bouma
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A woman overhears a conversation between two enigmatic old men. Are they who she thinks they are?
The Chamber Four Fiction Anthology
By Chamber Four
Price: Free! Words: 85,070. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
25 of the best short stories published on the web in 2009/10--chosen by the editors of ChamberFour.com, a website dedicated to making reading more enjoyable and more rewarding. Includes a wide range of stories from great online lit mags. This anthology is DRM-free and free to download. Find a complete table of contents, a PDF version, author bios, interviews, and more at Chamber Four.
Bleach|Blackout
By David S. Grant
Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2008. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fans of fluffy romance novels and that all-too-familiar, over-hyped, edge-of-the-seat crap should steer clear. This is life at its most jaded. Offense Mechanisms is proud to present Bleach | Blackout by David S. Grant, two novels about drugs, sex, revenge, the corporate crunch, and the inevitable unpleasantness of life and death.
Waaraan denkt u?
By Django Mathijsen
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: Dutch. Published: December 5, 2011 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Als een vreemdeling de forensen op het perron aanspreekt, raakt een politicus zodanig in verwarring dat hij de verkeerde trein pakt. Wat bezielt hem en wat zullen de gevolgen zijn? Genomineerd voor de Piet Paaltjensprijs 2011.
Omega
By Bradley Stoke
Price: Free! Words: 153,790. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Omega returns the adult reader to the world of childhood imagination: a world populated by the fantastic, the fabulous and the thoroughly improbable. But a world where adult concerns of poverty, injustice, prejudice, politics and economics are all too real. In this world, the reader is taken on a search for the Truth in a more literal sense than one would expect.