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The Millennium Box
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,690. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Winner of the Pacific Northwest Writers Association fiction prize, this atmospheric novella was inspired by what the author found while hiking on San Juan Island in Puget Sound. Down a little used forest service road, there is a mausoleum with Knights Templar buried in it. All of this is public knowledge. But so much else is not known.
The Wild Horses of Hiroshima
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,280. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Think of a city whose inhabitants respect more than each other and their own interests. Its destruction would not be a crime against humanity but a crime against life. They might not bomb such a city. There is no moral reason for humanity to continue, if its ends are limited to itself. And this is how we must stop seeing ourselves. This is why we destroy each other."
Crunchy Croissants
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Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
There is trouble in Paris. The Strands have moved there so their gifted daughter, Kara, can attend cooking school, but their eight year old, Kiki, is not particularly content. The language is no issue, she's a language savant, but she's worried about career choices, retirement, fixing number names and running corporate club. Uh oh.
Durgadas (Hindi)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,320. Language: Hindi. Published: October 23, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
जोधपुर के महाराज जसवन्तसिंह की सेना में आशकरण नाम के एक राजपूत सेनापति थे, बड़े सच्चे, वीर, शीलवान् और परमार्थी। उनकी बहादुरी की इतनी धाक थी, कि दुश्मन उनके नाम से कांपते थे। दोनों दयावान् ऐसे थे कि मारवाड़ में कोई अनाथ न था।, जो उनके दरबार से निराश लौटे। जसवन्तसिंह भी उनका :बड़ा आदर-सत्कार करते थे। वीर दुर्गादास उन्हीं के लड़के थे। छोटे का नाम जसकरण था।
Vardan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,840. Language: Hindi. Published: October 23, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
विन्घ्याचल पर्वत मध्यरात्रि के निविड़ अन्धकार में काल देव की भांति खड़ा था। उस पर उगे हुए छोटे-छोटे वृक्ष इस प्रकार दष्टिगोचर होते थे, मानो ये उसकी जटाएं है और अष्टभुजा देवी का मन्दिर जिसके कलश पर श्वेत पताकाएं वायु की मन्द-मन्द तरंगों में लहरा रही थीं, उस देव का मस्तक है मंदिर में एक झिलमिलाता हुआ दीपक था, जिसे देखकर किसी धुंधले तारे का मान हो जाता था।
A Fine Poet
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Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With the shirt dirty and torn from the sleeve, shoes unpolished, and without a pencil, what chance does the boy have in a class of poetry? A short story.
Don’t Tell Me I’m Not Okay
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tara lives for maths. And she loathes human contact. But on one chilly afternoon in a lecture hall, she finds herself the centre of attention. For better or worse. An odd-ball story of the socially awkward. Don’t Tell Me I’m Not Okay: A Short Story.
Sunrises And Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,890. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of stories linked by characters and events, exploring love, grief, hope, sorrow and joy - the consequences of living that help us to learn and confront truths. At their core is ‘Sunrises’ (novel length), in which Anthony grieves following the death of his daughter and struggles to know where to turn for his own peace and truth.
Tropical Madness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,220. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Buku Fixi. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Eighteen stories set in contemporary Malaysia, by Irish writer Marc de Faoite.
Theotokion
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You set the price! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Beware the man you pull from the river; he may have thrown himself there for a purpose.
Establishing Witness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
the halfwit is dead, the church folk are assembled and the pump organ is wheezing out hymns. In short, the stage is set for vernie lee hurlow, grandmother of the “poor little fellow” laid out in her living room, to declare her revelation, one she has been carrying for fifteen years. but in this story the suspense of her wait leads to an entirely different revelation than the one she anticipated.
Three Pagodas Pass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,040. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Most western critics of the junta that has ruled Burma since 1962—violently suppressing the democracy movement and crushing human rights while dominating the international opium trade—have hesitated to visit the country lest the cost of their trip help to prop up the regime. George Fetherling shared these concerns. But motivated by a desire to see the situation first hand, he resolved to go...
Plenilune
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 242,000. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The fate of Plenilune hangs on the election of the Overlord, for which Rupert de la Mare and his brother are the only contenders, but when Rupert’s unwilling bride-to-be uncovers his plot to murder his brother, the conflict explodes into civil war.
A Few Strange Matters: Short Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014 by Ryer Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
8 off-beat short stories from award-winning author Robin Brande. A mash-up of contemporary, science fiction, fantasy, and fable. Includes the stories: Brindle; Flasher; Nude, Smiling; A Skip of the Mind; The Girl Who Can Program High School; A Kindness, Really; Two-Eyes; and Thanks to the Perv in the Hardware Store.
An American Pope
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,280. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A modernizing American has assumed the papal throne. One of His first acts is to select a seventeenth century priest for canonization. The Congregation for the Causes of the Saints recoils in horror at the new pontiff’s choice. No one can truly fathom the life of the candidate for sainthood including the nun and priest who join forces to prepare the submission to Rome.
Overdose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a small town in New Mexico wakes up to find one of its banks robbed overnight, it doesn't take long for Lieutenant Gorton to identify a suspect. But as the pieces of the puzzle begin snapping together to form a crisp picture, Gorton is bothered by one problem: the pieces are snapping together a tad too easily.
The Last Mask
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Norm, a Boston businessman on a trip to Tokyo, gets into a random bar conversation with a stranger, all he expects to get out of it are some tips on Japanese etiquette. Instead, he ends up questioning everything he thought he knew about himself ­­-- and about what it means to be happy.
LIfe In Super 8
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
No longer living in the present, Alice lives through a series of memories of her life in Super 8.
Scomodamente
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Price: Free! Words: 36,430. Language: Italian. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un viaggio sabbatico per essere altrove, sospesa tra passato e presente, tra due sentimenti, quelle diverse mescolanze di sostanze eterogenee che siamo soliti chiamare amore. Il diario di bordo di una gita all'interno di un cervello che tenta costantemente il salto verso l'infinito, dimenticando scientemente di essere un agglomerato di neuroni per farsi mente.
Northern Correspondent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Severson made a name for himself once, as a crack reporter. But now, years later, he hides behind his typewriter. Until the day Molly walks through the door looking for a job. Molly, with her ideals and her determination and her courage. Molly might change his life—but not necessarily in the way he hopes.