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How to Become a Bodyguard for Celine Dion's Larynx
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ever wonder how contemporary singing divas protect their voice boxes? Well, wonder no more! In the satirical short story, an over-achieving nine-year-old unknowingly embarks on an unlikely career path en route to working for Celine Dion, the popular singing sensation. You'll laugh and you'll cry as the narrator of the story, a gifted child with a MENSA I.Q., navigates through her journey .
A Origem de Ethosis
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 83,800. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 22, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Caminhos Quebrados é o primeiro volume da saga: A Origem de Ethosis - uma saga de fantasia, aventura e romance. Este primeiro volume narra a história de Emma Fox, uma jovem com o sonho de ser actriz da Broadway.
Caçadores de Sereias
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 83,800. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 22, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
O exótico mundo da Amazônia e sua mitologia invadem o confortável mundo da londrina Ayla, filha de um estudioso de línguas indígenas que é sequestrado junto com seu tio e a sua mãe, que até então ela pensava estar morta. Com ajuda do lendário Curupira e do interessante Erik ela irá lutar contra os perigos mais selvagens que a floresta irá lhe apresentar para salvar a sua família.
Warehouse
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 15,840. Language: Polish. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
Warehouse przenika mnie, istnieje we mnie, istnieje poza mną, nawołuje i krzyczy, wrzeszczy w mojej głowie!!! Muszę iść w jego stronę... powinienem iść w jego stronę... tylko on może mi pomóc, jedynie on... nikt inny nie posiada mocy mogącej wyciągnąć mnie w stronę światła. On jest tym, czego potrzebuję... CHODŹ... muszę do niego wejść... CHODŹ, DRZWI JUŻ SĄ OTWARTE...
O Conto Continuado
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,290. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 21, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Um conto foi escrito. Não se sabe muito bem quem o escreveu. Nele um escritor escreve um conto sem permissão ter de se envolver amorosamente com a personagem feminina - a Genoveva.
As Guardiãs do York
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 39,740. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 21, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Olhos castanhos são da Terra, Azuis do Mar. Cor de mel do Fogo E cinzentos do Ar”.
The Son of the Blue Mountain Witch
Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Gwendolyn Gladys Gavin, the hideous and quirky Blue Mountain witch, has a young son she doesn't much like, and she lets him know it in no uncertain terms, such as informing him she might still abort him, even though he's already born. She asserts her power over her hapless son and the world she hates in ruthless and sometimes hilarious ways, and creates an empire that astonishes the world.
A Dental Odyssey (unlikely musings of a dentist)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,470. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The unlikely musings of a dentist-humorous and educational-a look into a mouth through the eyes of a dentist.
Hollow Cities of Hollow Homes
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
By Michael Haynes. Everyone is gone. Vanished, inexplicably. That’s the world Elena confronts. Elena navigates the empty roads and neighborhoods searching for her only child–hoping beyond hope he has survived–while battling her inner demons. What will she find remaining within hollow cities of hollow homes?
The Tender Bonds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,630. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015 by Turquoise Morning Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
There comes a moment when the past we left behind draws attention to itself and demands we come to terms with it. For Patty Dykstra, a woman who has long led an unassuming life, that moment comes after her aunt dies. Among a life’s worth of things, Patty finds unopened cards from her father, a man she hasn’t seen since she was six years old.
Qxixt, Workers of Wonders
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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In a darkening that wasn't a future, came a demonstration that wasn't sport, of a morphing that wasn't natural evolution, and only just the start. Not natural, but necessary? That was the question of angst for the Qxixt Corporation. Necessary and needed? Pick up a quantum toolbox at the concession stand on your way out if you agree.
Stay Close, Little Ghost: A Novel
Price: Free! Words: 60,430. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stay Close, Little Ghost looks through the distorted lens of a wonderfully flawed mathematician as he struggles to reconcile modern sexual and social dynamics with the desire to be loved as we are, creating an intimate and defiant treatise on love and human imperfection. ``Stay Close, Little Ghost, is reminiscent of Murakami's finest moments'' -The Next Best Book Blog
Humanos, una experiencia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2015 by Adoro Leer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
¿Qué puede concluirse de este experimento llamado vida humana? ¿Será que un ser superior está experimentando con todos nosotros? ¿Qué más me queda? Solo registrar todo en algunos escritos que aquí se presentan.
League Of Mortals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 162,710. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
League of Mortals is the most honest thing you will ever read about illness: a razor-sharp story told with shocking candor, fierce wit, and deep compassion. Wesley Peary gets sick just before his senior year, and in short order loses his job, his friends, and his fun - everything but his mind. When that goes, too, he finds the only person who can help is in even worse shape than he is.
Saturday Date (A Short Story)
You set the price! Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic
Mary roams the Goan and Anglo-Indian neighborhoods of Bombay, singing for money so she can feed herself and the child who accompanies her. A night watchman befriends her and offers a chance to get off the streets. Mary seeks guidance from the mysterious visions that haunt her, but she alone must decide her fate.
Gateway of India (Book One)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic
The Gateway of India, built in the early twentieth century, served as a ceremonial entrance to the city of Bombay. Today, it remains the city’s most famous landmark. This collection of three linked short stories provides a gateway into the lives of ordinary Bombay citizens. Each story in this collection is a vignette that illuminates the challenges and triumphs of life.
Bombay Bhel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,500. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Like the city’s ubiquitous snack food, Bombay Bhel blends a variety of ingredients to serve up glimpses of life among the Goan and Anglo-Indian communities—minorities in one of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities. The interlinked stories are set in the late twentieth century, before a wave of anticolonialism crested across India and resulted in the city’s rechristening.
The Runaway
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,070. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tom and Son Jesus, two 12-year-old boys--one black and one white born the same hour of the same day--are best friends who spend their days dreaming, fishing, and trying to escape work. But their fun comes to an abrupt halt when they discover a human bone. This work is set in the 1940s and uses the relationships of two boys as a springboard for the beginning of desegregation in the South.
The Most Mauve There Is
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Middle-schooler Avery Holsopple is already struggling with the fact that he's the shortest guy in school. To make matters worse, his older sister Valerie has insisted on having a Victorian-style wedding, which means Avery is about to find himself dressed up in the worst color he can imagine for a boy: pink. Of course, Mom insists the color is "mauve" but Avery's eyes know the truth.
Her Wild Oats
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,910. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Completed shortly before her untimely death from breast cancer, Goldmark’s Her Wild Oats is a honky-tonk road story about two unlikely pals: A smart young woman, Arizona Rosenblatt, leaves home and her role as assistant to a high-powered Hollywood executive when she discovers her husband is having an affair with a woman from Jews for Jesus; and thirteen-year-old Otis Ray “Wild Oats” Pixlie...