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A Leitora
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Uma mulher compra livros. Uma mulher lê livros. Às vezes. Nem sempre. Uma mulher vai acumulando livros que não tem tempo de ler. Uma mulher é feliz assim. Às vezes. Nem sempre.
Family Tree: Stories of Love Beyond the Grave
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: British English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
A collection of stories which, though they involve loss within family and in relationships, nevertheless get inside the characters who are left behind and reveal, through fiction, how hurt and the longing for those lost can find resolution - where it may not be expected...
My Metal Mind
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The trees. If we ignore them will they just go away? The 'The' saga continues again.
Goodbye: a short story compilation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Goodbye Grandae Coop, a remorseful man must give a final goodbye to his recently departed grandfather. Iron & Metal introduces Karla whose husband is snatched from her life just after bidding goodbye. Finally in He Fell UP, a mother, faced with her husband’s truth about her autistic daughter, must accept a life changing farewell.
Mother of the Groom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"A son is a son until he takes him a wife," the old adage says, and Winifred, unwilling to give up her precious son at all, goes to outrageous means for preventing his wedding. A new short story from the acclaimed Southern author of Gifts, Flood! and Jesus Is Already Here.
The End of her Time
Price: Free! Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sophie's sixty-seventh birthday brings back memories of the old days: her wonderful past with her husband and prize-winning horses. But all that's changed now, and this birthday begins a new phase of her life -- or is it the end? This book includes a sneak preview of the novel, Racing on a Wire.
Unforseen Times
Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Short fiction: A childhood friend sweetens the life of a crusty Vermont snowplow operator after his mother's death.
The Last AIDS Patient
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Tulabella Ruby Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Decades ago, a young man ran away from his family’s rural estate to the big city to find love and come out as gay. He returns years later to older relatives who are scared of him and one young nephew who wants to hear his story of love, lust, grief and loss and what it means to be a sole survivor in a land that has eradicated HIV and AIDS.
Standing on the Promises
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Elderly Miss Allie sees her new great-grandbaby for the first time, she discovers a shocking truth about her own past, a truth that causes Miss Allie to sneak away into the woods with the baby -- who, in Miss Allie's memory-addled mind, is only a heavy doll, one she can carry no longer. A short story.
Lily the Luddite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Literature » Literary
For almost seven decades, ten ladies have met for lunch on May 8, to celebrate their friendship and shared history. Over the last few years the annual lunch has been fractured and interrupted, and Lily is convinced that modern technology is to blame. But “Lily the Luddite” as her friends call her, comes to recognize that we have to embrace the time were living in, before we can dial up the past.
Birds Under the Water, Heaven Moves
Price: Free! Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Live, and replicate. We want your kind but not you anymore. Breathe of the pollen, burst of the pollination, and outward. Give the seed to the ground, but what is this? He's still here across the water, holding himself, shivering in the grasses. Why does the sun only warm him of the drops of spring? It is, “Why does it feed us?,” but we don't ask those questions anymore.
In the Cold of the Day
Price: Free! Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
They've got a hand on their hands, and they don't know what to do about it. Aside from that, the Strand family has moved to the country to open a bed and breakfast. Alas, they are on the outskirts of Le District 49, France's answer to Area 51. Sorry about that France. And worse, grandma comes to visit. Uh oh.
Blood
Price: Free! Words: 6,280. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 13, 2015 by Elemental Editoração. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Blood é uma apresentação dos personagens que surgem nas páginas do livro Revelações, primeiro livro da série Dirty Vampires que ainda não foi lançado. Em Blood você vai ler os principais capítulos sobre os personagens do livro Revelações.
Flames
You set the price! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A woman finds the form of her missing lover in the flames of a fire, but lacks caution as to what they can consume.
Persephone
You set the price! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
A wife succumbs to insanity on the night of her marriage and her husband is left alone in an empty house. Filled with despair and longing, he sets out on a dream-filled voyage to find her.
I Feel So Damn Good
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's not going to be just another Monday for him. He feels too good for that, now that the decision has been made. Instead he turns, and walks away.
The Mass-Clones of DDD
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Meet DDD, dimensional being. If you were a dimensional being, mass-less, as opposed to a time being, us, and you felt you must, how do you think you would communicate? Maybe the question is, what might make you think you might?
Écoutes, Échos, Espérances
Price: Free! Words: 9,860. Language: French. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
L’Inconscient, la Conscience et leur Amphitryon parlent.
Remembranzas
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cuento en homenaje a Hugo Chávez Frías, desde la perspectiva de una señora del pueblo venezolano
The Day the Music Died
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Sam is taking a shower, getting ready for class, when he finds out about the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. It is the Tuesday of the second week of his first semester of college, and he has been shocked into a hate-filled and dangerous world.