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The Last Long Walk Home
Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A retired man gets lost on his daily walk, and heads on a journey through his colorful past.
Faith by Thomas D. Demus
Price: Free! Words: 31,240. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
"Faith by Thomas D. Demus" is a modern adaptation of the story of Thomas Didymus (better known as "Doubting Thomas"), as told through the perspective of a bridge operator who endures the most unimaginable tragedy a father can experience. In lieu of payment for the book, I ask that you make a donation to the Ronald McDonald House.
Seven Days of Friday (Women of Greece #1)
Price: Free! Words: 95,360. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
When thirty-four-year-old Vivi Tyler runs away to Greece for a new beginning after her marriage abruptly ends, she discovers trouble is determined to keep her in its pocket. Soon she's fighting for her daughter's life, her own reputation, and desperately trying not to fall in love with a handsome, but unavailable, Greek doctor.
The Same Moon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 155,190. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Educational
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Pearl Zhang was born in China, and grew up during the Cultural Revolution. She was raised in a typically Chinese manner, went to school, got a job and got married, then she went to the United Kingdom, and stayed. Follow Pearl's Journey, from the East to the West, and discover a New World through her eyes.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,860. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Nothingness unfolds during a rainy March in Massachusetts. Watch the townspeople go from suburban hockey fans one minute to a superstitious mob the next. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll believe anything.
The Sense of Touch
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,260. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Aqueous Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.56 from 39 reviews)
Sprung from the variously lush, rugged, and frozen emotional landscapes of the north country, this luminous collection of stories captures the progress of a diverse ensemble of souls as they struggle to uncover themselves and negotiate a meaningful communion, of any kind, with the world around them.
An Unproductive Woman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,690. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
After ten years of marriage, Asabe and Adam remain childless. Fueled by desperation and a long held secret, Adam marries a second wife. This decision acts as the catalyst to change no one could have predicted. Read An Unproductive Woman to learn what secrets Adam has withheld that would explain his unreasonable longing and pursuit of a son at all costs.
The Silver Lining
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
This story received 10th place in the 79th Annual Writer's Digest Writing Competition in the mainstream/literary short story category. It is a bitter-sweet story of an elderly woman who remembers one afternoon with her daughter. People who enjoy Hans Christian Anderson's work, such as "The Steadfast Tin Soldier and "The Little Match Girl," will love this touching story.
The Asking - and other stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
If Nicholas Sparks rewrote Hemingway's short stories in the style of F. Scott Fitzgerald, the result would be this dazzling collection.
Saint Peter Killed God
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,600. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Father Peter wakes up with amnesia in a psychiatric hospital after a suicide attempt only to discover he wanted to revolutionize the church.
Belinda's Birthday
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Short story. Belinda lost everything on her birthday. What gifts could life have for her now?
The Meteoric Rise of Simon Burchwood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,680. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
On his way to New York to celebrate his impending literary success, Simon Burchwood is the prototypical American careerist. But a quick detour to Montgomery, Alabama to visit a childhood friend sends Simon on a bizarre journey, challenging his hopes and dreams of becoming a famous writer. This is a character study that delves into the psyche of a man who desperately tries to redefine himself.
Alone in the Company of Others: A Novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,690. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2009 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
With a cast of eccentrics that rivals "The Royal Tenenbaums", ALONE IN THE COMPANY OF OTHERS is about people and their treasured possessions, and the distinctive role that each of us plays as part of a group dynamic. The book questions where each of us essentially exists — within the singular, the plural, or both.
Three Easy Pieces
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Three pieces of short fiction. By Simon John Cox.
Going Home
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
1565 words, Elizabeth faces up to old resentments when she revisits her roots.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When a strange old man slowly shuffles in front of a suburban house, the quiet neighborhood is turned upside down. A short story by Scott Semegran.
The Hole in the Wall
Price: Free! Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2010 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Told from the point of view of five contrasting narrators, The Hole in The Wall is a funny, touching and satirical tale of suburban disharmony.
Small Favors
Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Marcie Callahan’s parents run around the house in their underwear. They belch and fart and do all sorts of gross and disgusting things. The Callahan clan doesn't have a stitch of class, culture, brains or social graces. Which is why Marcie is ready for a change.
Smaller Than Most
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Smaller Than Most is a startling blend of bizarre sci fi, abstract surrealism and twisted fairytales.
The Surfer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Walter’s life falls apart when his family dies in a plane crash. He becomes fixated with surfing, and flies to Hawaii in a last ditch effort to overcome despair about life and death. His surfing leads to a near death experience. A vacationing couple then befriends him and takes him on an unexpected adventure. The Surfer explores the cruelty and beauty of nature, and of life itself.