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Caffeine Cinema
Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With the world becoming a different place, his best friend sinking into a post-graduation depression, and an old family acquaintance showing up with bad news, Eddie is forced out of his comfort zone and seeks to make some changes in the easy life he's built for himself.
Symptoms of the Lunatic
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,750. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Symptoms of the Lunatic is a novel written about a lunatic in the manner of a lunatic.
Nothing is Right
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Nothing is Right is a novel about not being able to be called autistic. Set in 1988, the year Rainman was on the silver screen, it follows Clay, a boy whose lack of intellectual disability disqualified him from an autism diagnosis under the standards of care of the time.
Wild Stabs at Love or Something Like it
Price: Free! Words: 19,260. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wild Stabs at Love or Something Like it is a short story collection in which love is examined as an imaginary place in the mind, as well as an agreement between two people that is real but tentative. These are stories of two ships passing in the night, of intercultural communication, of being lost and finding one's self in others, and in one's self.
Ruffled Feathers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,750. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Ruffled Feathers is a short novel exploring two days in the life of Mallard the unlikely hero. In Broken Beak Woods, it is illegal to fly above your ability. In fact, it is a crime punishable by clipping, the grisly punishment of losing the ability to fly. Not only was Mallard flying higher than he should, but he was also flying faster than he was allowed.
All Dolled Up
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Shows the eerie way society turns women into living dolls and men's toys.
Rory, My Brother
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s hard to live with some people, and harder to live without them. This story is based on a real family I meet some years ago. Their plight touched me, not least of all that of the older brother. Because the family tried to protect him, he seemed farthest removed from the unfolding tragedy. But there was no protecting him from the fact that sometimes, unfortunately, love hurts.
I Like The White World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ted Mason, hired by a Catholic film making company, conceives of a documentary that would explore what professional thinkers and powerful men make of Pilate's final, unanswered question to Christ: "What is Truth?" In the course of making that documentary, Ted learns much about his father, his faith, his colonial ancestors, and himself that could not have been laid open to him in any other way.
MALADY/THERAPY
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When events tear the surfaces away, only truth remains. 12 stories.
Lorenzostein: A Bizarre Tale of the Depravity of a Young Academic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: American English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Lorenzostein is the story of a young academic who is a bit different from the most of us in that he has an overwhelming fixation on sex and is quite paranoid. The story details his problems in academia and his relationships with his various mistresses. Furthermore, in the course of the story he comes to feel that he is a Christ-like figure who has come to save humanity.
Trade (A Novelette)
Price: Free! Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The nihilistic employee of a Berlin social network chronicles the early days of a new sexual economy. What happens when the world of tech start-ups collides with the global sex industry?
Exuberance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,540. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Exuberant Elena bursts out of Angie’s imagination shortly after Angie turns 30, causing her life to spiral out of control. To her family’s horror, Angie transforms into the irrepressible Elena, and sets out to conquer the world - and her husband’s best friend. After she’s diagnosed as bipolar, all those swept by the ensuing tempest must face the demons of their past in order to build a new future.
Thick and Fast
Price: Free! Words: 68,290. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ambrose Ork was born thick. By contrast Harvey Paulson, the new owner of the mansion, was ambitious, and as fast as they come. So when the body was found it was clear who would take the blame. Because there was nothing Ambrose could do to change things. Or was there?
Atrapadioses
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,870. Language: Spanish. Published: May 15, 2013 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Un profesor universitario de Matemáticas comienza, de pronto, a sufrir extrañas pesadillas durante las cuales recrea la muerte de personas y animales que nunca antes ha visto. Muy pronto, estas pesadillas pasan a convertirse en una obsesión que le lleva a interesarse por los mitos arcaicos de los pueblos más antiguos...
Sans Domicile Fixe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: French. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Un cadre aisé et bien installé dans la vie découvre un soir, suite à une avalanche de péripéties plus invraisemblables les unes que les autres, le monde de la rue et des SDF. Il va alors comprendre en une nuit ce qu'il n'avait jamais soupçonné tout au long de son existence...
While the Sands Whisper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,430. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ayishah, a freelance American-Israeli photographer, embarks on a seven-month adventure that soon draws her into a taboo love affair with her Bedouin guide, Hakim. He has many secrets, but Ayishah has one of her own: a painful abandonment of her family that needs to heal. It becomes her challenge to reveal, using the terrible beauty of the Sinai, how we overcome the borders that divide us.
Biblioteca Nacional
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,150. Language: Spanish. Published: May 13, 2013 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Con una agilidad y facilidad sorprendentes, Mario Crespo acierta a armar, en “Biblioteca Nacional”, una trama absorbente en la que se entremezclan realidad y ficción, verdad e ilusión, a tal extremo que el lector acaba por tener dudas sobre en cuál de los dos planos se encuentra… si es que finalmente existe algún plano cierto.
Mission: a novel
Series: Tom, Book 2. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 78,840. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013 by Gibson House Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a second drowned homeless man is pulled from flooded Boulder Creek, Tom’s sense of unease kicks in again with a vengeance. In this sequel to "Permafrost," the precarious world of the Colorado mountain town’s homeless population becomes a focus for the semi-retired businessman and a victim pool for a driven killer.
Gaia Weeps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,200. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013 by Saint Gaudens Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Finally, an eBook update of the classic 1998 novel of global warming. The prophetic novel gives a frightening preview of a world in which global warming and its symptoms change life as we know it. The 1998 novel eerily predicts the 2012 Hurricane Sandy event and other epic events.
Thirteen Sketches
Price: Free! Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Some call them short stories, others call them short short stories (short shorts for short). Some even call them prose poems, and I guess that in some ways they might be. I call them sketches, for that’s how I see them: an impression or mental view sketched out for joy or remembrance. This collection includes thirteen sketches about everything from air to a Bristlecone Buddha.