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Glass Eyes: A Short Story about a Family's Struggle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Five-year-old Kate struggles to understand what is happening to her world as she witnesses her father's deepening depression. In the midst of her family’s turmoil, Kate finds solace in her grandfather’s upstairs apartment, though she is troubled by the stuffed fox in his bedroom. As Kate tries to adapt to the changes in her life, the fox becomes a symbol of what she fears.
The Smoke
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by The Goldman Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short story, strange fiction: I don’t know if you remember that summer, but it was hot. Hot enough for the heat to be jammed up against the window; too hot to sleep and the days growing weird and kinked instead. And then I met Keith, a big man with a bad conscience and a secret in his basement. A man looking for an escape. "Are you in?" he wanted to know, "or are you out?"
Fit To Print
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: American English. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Three short stories about the toxic effects of racism, bigotry, and prejudice on society.
In Control
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,230. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
The CEO of a major regional bank faces the challenge of his career when a large commercial real estate deal starts to unravel.
The Indian Ridge Stories By Mark Richard Luther Copyright Mark Richard Luther 2014 Published at Smashwords
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,400. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Indian Ridge Stories are nine narratives that take place in a small town of Indian Ridge, New York which is located in Upstate, New York
Shmoo
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Price: $5.87 USD. Words: 67,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Robert and Daniel grew up in the 1980s and did the things that brothers do: built dens, got into mischief and started to think about girls. But something happened to those two innocent boys that twenty years later threatens to tear Robert’s world apart. Who is Shmoo? And why are Robert and Daniel now estranged? The tension builds and Robert’s world begins to crack…..
Blackbird
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,000. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Aqueous Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Blackbird follows the fractured, but resilient mind of prized student Gwyneth Avery. Briefly homeless upon a return to her hometown of Salem, Massachusetts, she finds herself placed within a local asylum known as Abbot House. Gwyneth seeks a balance between her surrounding world and the bizarre, often nightmarish delirium through which she views it.
The Sense of Touch
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,260. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Aqueous Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sprung from the variously lush, rugged, and frozen emotional landscapes of the north country, this luminous collection of stories captures the progress of a diverse ensemble of souls as they struggle to uncover themselves and negotiate a meaningful communion, of any kind, with the world around them.
The Quantum Manual of Style
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Aqueous Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tragedy strikes and Tara sets out on her own. She finds the expanding universe cold and hulking and lawless. But she discovers that instead of moving out always away from her, it is moving in, contracting, reducing itself to one infinitely compact singularity. Quantum Style gives us the rules and the examples by which we can reason the unreasonable.
Glowing in the Dark
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,760. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Aqueous Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
In the distance, a darkness, and within, a glowing―just out of reach. A pulsing mass of bone and tissue is discovered beneath a sofa; gigantic mosquitoes haunt feverish dreamscapes; a man lives inside the body of a giant, buried in the blood-soaked ground. In these worlds atoms are unstable, new dimensions uncurl beneath teeth, and violence is a brother. Comprised of stories ranging a wide variet
The Lunch Crowd
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At the office, Kirstee watches The Lunch Crowd from afar. But she lives with the fear that ‘afar’ will, one day, not suffice. And so it proves, one fateful lunch hour. A story which deals with loneliness and inner peace. The Lunch Crowd: A Short Story.
Mischa
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You set the price! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young girl lives in poverty in Siberia. She finds her escape through stories and tall tales, but stories are just words, and words can't protect you.
Synopsis, One ~ First ~
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Series: Synopsis, Transcripts Of Film Books, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Screenplays » Romance
“Synopsis, One” is both a book and a screenplay to be published in installments as a series of transcripts of videos. Fiction, synopsis of the story of a in his mid-thirties famous actor born with mind-reading abilities, as he tells it to the woman he loves when, four years after having met her, he starts recording and sending her video letters to introduce himself and to ask for a chance.
Aperture on the East
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Price: Free! Words: 79,160. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ana moved her family from Russia to Nha Trang, a beach town in Vietnam, hoping to repair her relationship with her children, eleven-year-old Ivan and sixteen-year-old Zoe. There Ana met Vo, born in Vietnam but raised in America, who had returned to his ancestral homeland in order to escape a painful event in his past. Their path to redemption turned out to be not as sunny as the tropical paradise.
All On Zero
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014 by Paper Publishing (PP) Limited. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The game goes on, the roulette is spinning and the stakes are high. Will they risk it all, if that means they might win the jackpot of a lifetime?
Extraordinary Reflections
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,530. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pam has lived a drama filled life. Just when she thinks her life is getting on even ground, she finds herself contemplating her life as she’s known it. How does her brain reconcile an image that shouldn't exist? How does she accept the unacceptable? How does she forgive the unforgiveable? She must answer these questions when she suddenly encounters Vanessa Bell an intern at a prestigious law firm.
The Dream Vision - a prophecy concerning England
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,770. Language: British English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The Dream Vision by Nehemiah Blake is a modern Pilgrim's Progress, a deeply intriguing book and a work of prophetic imagination. Destruction is being brought upon England by the Man with Lamb's Horns. The Man with the Caul is seeking to stop him, And Nehemiah Blake finds himself left by his guide to point on the way the Man the Caul should go to escape the coming devastation.
Olive Branches Don't Grow On Trees
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Series: Greco Family Trilogy, I. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,340. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story 23 year old Silvia Greco's journey to make peace in her feuding family while finding direction in her own life. Set in present-day New Jersey, this novel is filled with unforgettable characters, insight and humor. This is the first book of the Greco family trilogy and the second book, Discovery of an Eagle, is out now!
The Noble Terror
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,090. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a comic novel of 21st century India, an India where the mobile phone is ubiquitous and where tradition and modernity are locked in conflict, where the conflict between the religious and the secular becomes more pronounced as India launches into a rapid phase of capitalist transformation.
Another Night, Another Occasion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jacob Butterly feels that oddest of emotions on the night he meets his girlfriend’s parents: Optimism. He knows that meeting-the-parents plays into a nightmarish stereotype. Made out to be much worse than reality suggests. Surely? A story which explores that most uncomfortable of moments, and how badly wrong it really can go. Another Night, Another Occasion: A Short Story.