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Iliad, Fall of Troy, and The Aftermath - A 3,200 Year Old Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a prelude to a series (each a standalone) I will soon release. The series is chiefly historical romance, and centres on the Bronze Age. Circa 1250 B.C.E. Since I have discovered how few people know much, if anything, about the era, I have decided to spend some time writing this summary of all that would be pertinent to the series.
Modicum Consideration For Consolation
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Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man stops by a familiar place following a funeral.
Holster
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Price: Free! Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After the loss of his son, Jeremiah turns to the mountains in search of either redemption or a place to put an end to his grief.
Artless
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Price: Free! Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A ragtag group of young artists, painters, photographers, musicians and writers all collide in an abandoned building downtown with the idea to cobble together their own art gallery out of what little they have available. This book tells the beautiful failures of that idea.
Shiva
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(SHORT STORY) On moving day, the family dog runs away. A week later, she turns up on their doorstep, but there is something very wrong.
A sensação
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Price: Free! Words: 9,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A sensação mostra os conflitos que Gustavo passa com Madeleine, em seu labirinto interior, fazendo parte da Trilogia de Sao Paulo, junto com As faces da Lua e O biscoito de Proust.
Of Wars & Weddings
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Price: Free! Words: 20,820. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The United States is gone. Society has collapsed. But family still remains. Four siblings come together to celebrate a wedding. But it's not that simple; with family it never really is. There's hate. There's revenge. There's ambition. There's a thirst for conquest. Separated by distance and their ideals what will happen when they reunite?
No Punchline; Or, the Night Chale Thayer Blew His Head Off at the Punch Drunk Comedy Club
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Today, comedian Chale Thayer is going to kill himself onstage in front of all his fans. He has given up all hope that there is any greater purpose to life and is giving God, the universe, or whatever else might be out there one last chance to prove him wrong. He will tempt fate at the end of a gun barrel, and only time will tell who gets the last laugh.
Wild Horses Don't Stop at Whoa: Poems and Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This startling collection of poetry and stories delves into that longing we all have for wildness, passion, adventure, and the strength to let the past go.
Novel
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Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Contemporaries: mere shadows outlined by the drifting sun, or the serried lamps of constant neon.
Festival de microrrelatos: "Seis palabras son suficientes para soñar"
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Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: Spanish. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Más de 250 microrrelatos de solamente seis palabras conforman este libro heterogéneo. Enviados desde distintos puntos del mundo, escritos en papeles sueltos o proclamados en voz alta, algunos de estos breves microcuentos son surrealistas, otros ácidos, irónicos, eróticos o inteligentemente terroríficos, creando todos ellos un crisol de historias que invitan a la imaginación del lector curioso.
Psychaotic
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Price: Free! Words: 11,270. Language: Simple English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Perfect combination of Gothic poetry and passages. It is not your average romance dreamy poetry. Filled with harsh realities of life and heaven for misfits, Psychaotic will change your perspective of life and love! P.S Don't forget to review it on Goodreads! https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/23678552-psychaotic
Leaving Montana
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The author takes a cross-country bus trip from Montana to New York City. Along the way he experiences some very strange events.
Party Animals
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Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: Australian English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Since her son’s murder, Kerry Williams has been unwilling to connect with other people. Her anger rages behind a veneer of superficial pleasantries that she invokes in order to endure her daily existence with some grace. She has come to see her life as an earthly purgatory, and when she goes to an old acquaintance’s fiftieth birthday party, she feels she may be about to descend into hell.
Diario de 7 días y 7 gotas de agua
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Price: Free! Words: 12,680. Language: Spanish. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Hoy he mirado dentro de un sueño. Es un buen ejercicio para discernir en mí los dos momentos. El sueño y el despertar. Es muy bueno para eso. También lo hago por diversión. He mirado dentro de un sueño y he aprendido cosas nuevas.”
Sirens
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Price: Free! Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
With his four year old daughter dead, Ulysses Albright realizes that his existence only makes his wife miserable. To save her, he must leave. Or perhaps destroy himself. And yet, Ulysses can’t end his life, so he takes a pilgrimage. This emotional short story considers the loss of a child, destruction of a marriage, and how some broken pieces aren’t meant to be put back together again.
Nigel's Holiday
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Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bestselling romance writer Nigel Hawthorne, brought low by writer's block, seeks inspiration in a walking tour of Romania, and finds more than he bargained for.
Disneylândia
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Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Poverty and wealth collide in this story about a Rio taxi driver who struggles to fulfill his daughter's dreams.
The Box Top Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three short stories—of infidelity, murder, and betrayal—by a recent finalist for the Derringer Award for short mystery fiction. D’Agnese gives us three tales that read like Cheever gone from bad to worse, where disillusioned characters dwell in the realm of metro-suburban surreal.
Il sogno nel cielo - Storia sulla Terra, sul mare e su Marte
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Price: Free! Words: 140,640. Language: Italian. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
L’antica storia prese piede dall’astruso piano di voler redigere un libro a mano, dal temperamento insensato e dal senso stemperato. Sotterrato una mattina, il manoscritto fu sottratto e viaggiò per terra, per mare e su Marte...