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I Had a Dream About Flying
By Anna O'Hare
Price: Free! Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Driven by a desire to escape apathy, Carlos Rafael Wilson and his imaginary companion, Michelangelo, embark on an adventure to locate the mysterious Gary Sullivan, recently ex-owner of a red Lamborghini.
Epidermis
By Nikki McWatters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,010. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Eugenius Publishing. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
An eclectic collection of confronting short stories that peel away masks and expose sides of life that are usually simmering beneath the surface. Written by Nikki McWatters who was shortlisted for the Queensland Premiers Literary Award for emerging author. This is an anthology that will make you think about life with greater depth. Raw. Honest. Confrontational.
Broken Wing
By Anna Klay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Broken Wing is a story about an abuser who was a victim of abuse as a child. This is a story about family relations, the need for love, the devastation of rejection, and the merry-go-round that keeps turning.
Conspiracy Of Birds
By Tim Murr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,630. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
'I didn't want to burn any bridges, but I doused them real good with gasoline just in case.' Conspiracy Of Birds is the new novella from Tim Murr, creator and writer for the blog Stranger With Friction and author of Lose This Skin. It is a hallucinatory skin dive into the nightmare world of a failed writer living on the broken edges of America.
Elixir of Flesh
By Joseph Kranak
Price: Free! Words: 90,790. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The year is 1600, and while most of the eastern corner of Europe is in turmoil, at the edge of the principality of Ardeal, the village of Vallaya thrives. At its center is the shop of a wizened apothecary, who has built his business on the sale of one particularly valuable medicine, a potent elixir distilled from a prey unique to the forests of Vallaya, the vampire prey.
The Nazarene -Tthe Story of the Becoming of Christ
By Sal Owen
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
About the first thirty years in the Nazarene’s life we know next to nothing. In this visionary novel Sal Owen brings to life these pivotal years that forever transformed the world. The novel starts with the return of the family from their refuge in Egypt to settle in Nazareth. It ends on the day The Nazarene spoke out to a gathering by the Jordan River after he had just been baptized.
The Burning Bride
By Benjamin Parsons
Price: Free! Words: 20,350. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Silas returns to visit his wife's grave, he finds she's still alive, pretending to be someone else. But has he re-found his old love… or discovered a new? A gentle romantic comedy about love, loss and hope.
The Man on the Corner
By Top Writers Block
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,300. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Who is The Man on the Corner; the man who seems to be waiting? To the observer he is sometimes sinister, mysterious, or romantic. Seven authors each have a different explanation. It is an excellent means of discovering new authors to add to your favorites. When you have found the story that touches you in some way, please leave a review.
La dernière phrase
By Pauline Sarélot-Le Floc'h
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,680. Language: French. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Quelques mois après le décès de son conjoint, une libraire s'habitue doucement à sa nouvelle vie en compagnie de sa fille et de son chat. Quand le quotidien gagne enfin en sérénité, la jeune femme se retrouve confrontée à une situation inattendue et pourtant inévitable : un homme lui tourne autour. Se pose alors une question sans réponse : quand est-on prêt à refaire sa vie ?
Unzip and Other Compact Stories
By Tommy Dakar
Price: Free! Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A new collection of short stories by Tommy Dakar. From humour to intrigue, from irony to philosophy, each piece has been carefully constructed to perform its task.
Tipping Points
By Mark Saba
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jared, divorced, is attracted to virtually the whole human race. But Eena, a scientist of singular beauty, intrigues him like no one else. Deirdre, Jared's office mate, finds the relationship between Jared and Eena troublesome. Eena discovers a biological reason for her uncanny powers of perception, and must come to terms with Jared in light of it.
Signs
By Mark Saba
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,100. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Signs is a magical story in which two young adults who had known one another in childhood are reunited during their sojourns in Europe. It follows the extent to which their lives are unfulfilling until their accidental reunion. Throughout the book both characters notice objects around them that communicate their own thoughts and feelings.
The Shoemaker
By Mark Saba
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,430. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Shoemaker follows the lives of Pietro, who emigrates to America in the 1920’s, and Manny, his great-grandson, who moves to California from Pittsburgh in the 1990’s. Pietro is a shoemaker, and Manny is obsessed with finding the perfect pair of shoes. Both uncertain of changing societal roles, their lives intersect when Manny discovers an old photograph of Pietro and restores it back to life.
Tall Man Small Shadow
By Vipin Behari Goyal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,900. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is an English novel based on philosophy of existentialism. It also deals with the problem of uneven marital relations, infertility, queer attractions, eastern mysticism, old age, suicidal tendencies, breakups etc.
Short Stories Collection: Volume 2
By Karen Margaryan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,142,850. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a collection of works of such great authors as, Arthur Conan Doyle, James Matthew Barrie, Joseph Conrad, Daniel Defoe and etc. More than 1.500.000 words, gold words. This collection is intended to simplify our task. No longer need to look for books on different sites, all of them are already collected in one book.
Short Stories Collection
By Karen Margaryan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,633,590. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a collection of works of such great authors as, Arthur Conan Doyle, James Matthew Barrie, Joseph Conrad, Daniel Defoe and etc. More than 1.500.000 words, gold words. This collection is intended to simplify our task. No longer need to look for books on different sites, all of them are already collected in one book.
The Middle-Aged Man and the Sea
By Christopher Meeks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,350. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In 13 stories, Christopher Meeks balances tragedy and wit. As novelist David Scott Milton explains, "In this collection, Christopher Meeks examines the small heartbreaks of quiet despair that are so much a part of all our lives. He does it in language that is resonant, poetic, and precise.... If you like Raymond Carver, you'll love Meeks. He may be as good--or better."
Spenser and Travis McGee: The Trafalgar Square Bomber
By Bill Rayburn
You set the price! Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two great American fictional characters, Spenser and Travis McGee literally bump into each other coming out of a hotel in central London, moments from the famed Trafalgar Square. They are both travelling alone, both semi-retired and pushing 70. Upon their chance meeting they walk to a pub for an adult beverage where they gradually reveal their stories to each other. Terror ensues.
William Shakespeare’s "1 Henry IV, aka Henry IV, Part 1": A Retelling in Prose
By David Bruce
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 40,870. Language: American English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
This book is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "1 Henry IV," which is also known as "Henry IV, Part 1." In this book, we learn of Prince Hal's friendship with the evil but witty Falstaff, and we see Prince Hal redeem himself at the Battle of Shrewsbury in 1403. One of the play's main characters is Sir John Falstaff, Shakespeare's wittiest character.
Parallel Lives
By Ana Linden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,660. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Young, independent and beautiful, Amalia perceives her interactions with various men as a means to escape the mundane aspects of her life, reach indisputable moments of happiness and preserve her freedom. Loneliness is often revered and couple life is viewed as a dreaded, oppressive side of life, but constant introspection often makes Amalia question the validity of her values.