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The Stoplight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Early one morning, a woman decides if she will continue to play by all the rules. A short, short story by the author of The Beach House and the Wading Pool.
Kodachrome
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,170. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012 by North Star Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A global revolution cuts across cultural, economic, and geographic divides in a world of double-crosses, prophets, spies, presidential candidates, and Chinese revolutionaries. On its way to a truly surprise ending, Kodachrome features a thriller-like tempo, the foresight of science fiction, deep social truths normally found only in histories, and a plot that you have never seen before-anywhere.
Well-Suited Sentry - A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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This prison sentry is unlike any other. You don't want to cross him. Better that you should remain in your cell, follow the rules, and never get on his bad side. Transgression comes at far too high a price.
Leftovers: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,750. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
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In 1954, a divorced and destitute suburban housewife hopes to find self-esteem, financial security and true love selling Tupperware.
+ One
You set the price! Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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+ One is a general fiction novel that tells the story of Jake Andrews, a thirty year old investment banker who is torn between two worlds. He loves both his longtime girlfriend as well as job and therein lies the conflict. The long hours and incessant travel are taking a toll on his relationship.
My Governor's House & other stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of writings from author Josh Karaczewski, including the Pushcart Prize nominated titular story. Through mostly short stories, you will meet a homecoming warrior defeated by housework, a lonely debut author impatient for recognition, a son losing a boyfriend because of his mother, the thoughts of someone who falls from great heights to the ground on purpose, and much more.
Significado cero
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,830. Language: Spanish. Published: May 11, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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“Significado cero” es una excelente crónica de la llegada, siempre súbita, a la edad adulta, narrada se diría que de primera mano por una testigo presencial, con los últimos restos de esa ingenuidad y esa sensibilidad que poco a poco se irá diluyendo. Una novela con la que el lector se sentirá identificado en muchas de sus páginas.
Basketball Gods: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Sports
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A short story about brothers, basketball, growing up, and growing apart.
Run
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 by Eiso Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
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A man gets a chilling phone call. It's from his past. He rushes to save himself, but finds out that this phone call might be one he can never escape.
Harajuku (+)
Price: Free! Words: 54,830. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Ritchie Ufuo, recent graduate of a Pennsylvania university, moves to Tokyo where he runs into the champagne-and-cocaine Soren Soutern. The louche, high-spending, high-octane group of Japan expats introduce a new world to him, but at what cost and to what outcome? Japan around the turn of the century, with ecstasy and cocaine flowing, and the future apparently limitless...
Party Favors
Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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You're invited to attend the dinner party where Jacqueline Bouvier and Senator John F. Kennedy were first introduced by mutual friends. Experience the quiet exhiliration, the instant chemistry, and the nagging doubts that Miss Bouvier experienced, and find out what stubmling blocks almost kept them from becoming America's most iconic couple.
I Remember
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
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A short story that focuses on the love between two people. A shy man walks into a pet store and spills his story to the owner, a young woman. Love soon blossoms, but is it all real?
Wish World
Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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We all have dreams. We pray, hope, buy lottery tickets and wish on falling stars. We know this isn't the most practical way to get things done, but we want to believe. Suppose the world really did work like this, a world where everyone was guaranteed to have at least one of their wishes granted in their lifetime and their life would instantly change, but would it be for better or for worse?
Ebb and Flow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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Cody and Diane grew up best friends. It was only natural they’d fall in love. Then Diane found her dream job on the opposite side of the globe. After two years of waiting, Cody’s packed to move to the Caribbean when Diane returns, Hurricane Sophie on her heels. Will love prevail, or will Cody and Diane chase separate dreams? A Tale From Blacktip Island by award-nominated novelist Tim W. Jackson
I Choke
Price: Free! Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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All I wanted to do was hold her; to feel the curves of her body flow into mine. Have her knowing that comfort could be found in my arms. Or simply to feel something… Something other than hate.
Bee Summers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,060. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by UpStart Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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The spring she is eleven years old, Melissa Singer’s mother walks out of the house and never returns. That summer, her father, a migratory beekeeper, takes her along with him as he delivers his hives. The trip and the people she meets change her life. Over the years that follow, Melissa tries to unlock the mystery of her mother’s disappearance and struggles to come to terms with her loss.
Old Ways
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
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A struggling writer in Paris comes to grips with relationships in an effort to rediscover inspiration.
Bleed Me Silicone
You set the price! Words: 1,580. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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My first memory is of the inside of a cardboard box. It smells of fluorescent light and ancient canyon floors. 'Bleed Me Silicone' is a surreal short about life from the perspective of a bottle of silicone lube. Silky. Brutal.
The Law Of Diminishing Returns
Price: Free! Words: 78,030. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Meg's life is an exercise in continuous improvement, constantly striving to meet new and ambitious goals, rarely stopping to give herself credit. Vatusia's life is filled with challenges as well, but hers are primal struggles to survive-- food, shelter, clothing, and a life without violence. This is the poignant story of two women who transcend their circumstances to live a life of meaning.
When The Sea Shall Give Up Her Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Angela sees nothing to live for after the love of her life high-tails it to Cuba with her life’s savings. Then, on a solo scuba dive she doesn’t plan on coming back from, a chance encounter changes her mind. A Tale From Blacktip Island by award-nominated novelist Tim W. Jackson