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You Never Had a Brother (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man's memories must deal with his brother's rejection of reality. Short story. (~2900 words)
The Moon 1210
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The Moon monthly magazine features poetry and short stories from Lyn Lifshin, t. kilgore splake, Janet McCann, Gary Every, Daniel von der Embse, Robert Bates, David S. Pointer, and Misty Ellingburg.
Nobody Thinks About Factories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Joan readies to leave her beau of five years. But who, really, holds the strings? Will he take his chance to manipulate her one more time . . . for old time’s sake? A story of rightly, and wrongly, taken revenge. Nobody Thinks About Factories: A Short Story.
The Tell-Tale Heart (Graphic Novel)
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Price: Free! Words: 50. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Experience a world of terror and psychosis from the master of horror, Edgar Allan Poe. As his madness slowly consumes him, watch Edgar stalk his unsuspecting victim and prey upon the evil vulture eye. In this graphic novel, The Tell-Tale Heart story comes alive with over forty images from the 2009 3D Animated Movie.
God and Other Monsters
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Price: Free! Words: 19,070. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Raphael Matto's third book of stories and poems, written while he completed an MFA in writing at Vermont College of Fine Arts.
Broken News
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An average morning in the life of John, except that he has a new couch, and there is terrible news on the front page of the paper he reads.
A Successful Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story reflecting on the hollowness under the superficiality of seemingly successful humans.
Seven Tales of Love
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Seven brief tales depict various expressions of love—unwanted, unrequited, passionate, enduring—from the bright beginnings of youth, through the doubts and changes of middle age, to the comfort and familiarity of old age. Lyrical and intimate, these stories portray love as sometimes thrilling, sometimes disappointing, but always the dream that we yearn for.
Learning to Fly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This collection of short stories combines five of Rachel Elizabeth Cole's touching stories. Heartfelt, bittersweet, and poignant, these short stories explore the moments where we spread our fledgling wings, take that leap, and learn to fly.
Heavy Hangs the Hammer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Single-minded career woman, Terri, puts up with the rest of the world. But, one unsuspecting Saturday morning, she realises that no longer will she get away with standing on the side lines. An off-beat story of loneliness, breakdown and despair. Heavy Hangs the Hammer: A Short Story.
Quizling
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by The Goldman Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short story. "Dr Varma says I should write all this down. What happens. How it makes me think and feel. Things I remember about before. We agreed it would be like a scientific record in which patterns can be logged and later studied and understood. I really do want to understand, especially about people's faces."
Time Like Masks
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
"Time Like Masks" is a contemporary short story about a boy who confronts his worst fear through the help of a distant relative and a lost Cherokee custom. "Time Like Masks" is the short story that leads Oscar Hokeah's novel-in-collection, Reflections on the Water.
The Dogs Are Gone
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 19,210. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These fifty-six flash stories skirt the boundaries of traditional narrative and strive to reveal new facets of the human condition.
Nell A Beautiful Story
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Price: $3.39 USD. Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nell - a beautiful story is a short story that plays with the reader's reception. A lot of authors suffer writer's block. So does the main character of this story, only this author is special very special. People fall in love with a place, work, people and define themselves over the emotional attachment. A typical Yuuki T. Kouseifukuya.
False Reality
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On his way to his brother, a man finds out the world isn’t what he thought it was.
Valse werkelijkheid
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: Dutch. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Onderweg naar zijn broer komt een man erachter dat de wereld niet is zoals hij dacht. (Ook gepubliceerd in de bundel ‘Het geheim van de reiziger’ van uitgeverij Kontrast.)
Up the hill
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Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An exercise in writing.
Bequest
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: Australian English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Tenebris Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Leonard wants to bequeath his tattooed skin to the National Gallery of Australia, but he is a canvas that nobody wants.
Countdown, Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: British English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A stained carpet, a boy’s love of a cat, a dopey scientist, a treacherous river: these four new short stories from JR Hughes range from love to cats, from family life to death.