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Wetwire: Visionaries Part Four- Touching Distance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a near future where scientists have engineered clones to have ESP-like ability to foresee the future, they discover that one clone has ability not only to predict the future, but to shape it as well. When she is kidnapped by a rogue group who hope to use her to incite a clone revolt, the government sends out a task force to recover her, and prevent society from collapsing again into civil war.
A Quiet and Peaceful Place
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Price: Free! Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Through the course of a day Freddie Jacobson relives a number of scenes from his life. Alone with his dog in the mountain cabin where he spent the now departing winter and where he embraces the rapidly unfolding spring, he finds himself shifting between his place in the present and the worlds of remembrance.
After the Great Muskie Hunt
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Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Please be advised that this is a short story (4,000 words). When his father loses his job, a young painter offers to take him fishing for muskellunge, a barracuda-like freshwater fish, at Big Eagle Lake, in Ontario, Canada. From the award-winning author of Gospel Truths; The God Machine; The Wave; The Wall Street Murder Club; Kiss Me, I'm Dead; and Confessions of a Teenage Body Snatcher.
A Communion of Water and Blood
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Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A follow-up collection of poems continuing upon themes dealt with in "Before Dark, and After"--but concentrating more on the element of water than fire.
Bewitching Earth
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Price: Free! Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love for the world, and its many beautiful niches, heals a young girl's heartache after a short affair with an older man.
Fight Club (Cities of the Dead)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Garth and his friends had escaped to a vacation cabin in the woods after initially failing to halt the onslaught of the undead. They spent the winter honing their skills with swords and are eager to see if they can make a dent in the zombie apocalypse and maybe restart civilization. This is the fourteenth story in the series. A new story releases each week in the first months of 2012.
The Evolution of Human Intellect --- Discover the Information that Schools and Religions Aren’t Yet Teaching
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.67 from 9 reviews)
Why did women lose their facial hair during evolution? Where did the notion of god(s) come from? Why did self-awareness arise in the torso before migrating behind the eyes? What transition sparked the feud between science and religion? All of these questions have simple and logical answers, which are entertainingly revealed in the form of two amusement park attractions.
The Pale Thane
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Price: Free! Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A pale young man, looking twice his age, manages a vast complex of apartments. The residents despise him for his apparent weakness. What they don't know might lead them to see him differently if it were not for the legacy of his father.
He Doesn't Belong: a short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the old man moves into the assisted living center, he thinks his kids are just shunting him aside to get rid of him. What use is he anyway when he can no longer live alone? But an old companion--his harmonica--might be the key to building a new life.
Contemporary Literary Review: India Nimba Issue 1 Anthology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Contemporary Literary Review: India (CLRI) is an online literary journal and is available simultaneously in various electronic formats and in print. CLRI Nimba Issue 1 Anthology includes a unique blend of materials - some of the finest pieces published with its online version during 2011 along with many unique pieces to the anthology.
Before Dark, and After
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Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.00 from 1 review)
Poems that explore the interstice between light and dark, day and night, perhaps even good and evil.
Less of Everything
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Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012 by NAP BOOKS. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
by Dave Shaw. Dave Shaw is a writer from somewhere in Canada. His work has been featured on Temporary Infinity, Coffinmouth, Internet Poetry, and other online sources. He curates the website 'Lit Mixtapes'.
The Old Man And The Sea Monster
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Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
All the fish are gone, stolen away by an unknown and possibly terrible force. With a young boy as his witness, one old man waits for the culprit to return to the scene of the crime.
Numerous Narritives
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of 25 of my short stories including Halloween stories, Christmas stories, Ghost stories, Science fiction, and so much more! These short stories will entertain and delight you. Easy to read and suitable for all ages. I'm sure you will enjoy them!
The Celestial Cornet
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Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Samantha Malinowski possesses a useable range up to high F and screeches double C's for the sheer fun of it. When the high school band distributes new arrangements, the sixteen-year-old trumpeter plays through the music without missing a note. A born lead player with cast iron chops, Sam can read flyshit on toilet paper!
Face in the Water (A Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Cincinnatus Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jerusalem, 1989: After his best friend dies of a drug overdose, a Georgia Tech student walks away from his life, eventually winding up in the ancient and narrow streets of Jerusalem during the first Palestinian Intifada. An early short story written by Charles Sheehan-Miles, author of the surprise indie bestseller Republic: A Novel of America's Future.
Larks Monthly Review, January 2012
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Larks Fiction Magazine brings you the best in amateur indie literature each week. Now Larks Monthly Review brings you the best of each week in one monthly installment! In this issue; James Vachowski, Luke M. Jones, Ron Koppelberger, David Wright, Tess Pfeifle, Samantha Jubilee, Josh Freeman, Melinda Giordano, Quentin A. Ponratz and Russell Bradbury-Carlin.
The Old Sofa
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Eight authors expose the secrets hidden in an old sofa, including ghosts of days gone by, help for those in need, and sometimes even special gifts, though the price may be too much to ask. Go ahead, sit down and get comfy. What will the old sofa say to you?
Sadness of love
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 22,800. Language: Russian. Published: January 29, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Преодолеть кризис четверти жизни, и снова начать воплощать мечты, думать по-новому – в этом героине помогает сила творчества и искусства, сила сильных и слабых. Главный герой – молодая женщина, бежит в “никуда”, где находит ответы на свои вопросы, где отпускает бывшую любовь, находит людей, которые понимают ее, и мужчину, готового для нее на подвиги во имя взаимной любви, обретая себя заново.
Agricultural Production in the Sudan
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A (very) short story about sunflowers, a Sheikh and the desire to change the world. Does not contain any statistics about Sudanese agriculture (sorry).