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Bucharest Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,810. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In 2005, New Europe Writers began a ten year project to capture the spirit of a united Europe. Centred on a city, each volume presents a selection of essential contemporary writing from new and established authors that captures the vitality and variety of this dynamic place and time. Bucharest Tales, our fourth volume, offers a panoramic insight into the Carpathian Garden and beyond.
My Pink and Black Heart
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Price: Free! Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short stories about sex, violence, aliens, personal and planetary growth, magical formulas for eradicating acne and republicans, becoming a better person and enjoying life in all its weirdness and wonder. Inside you'll find a dad dealing with his dysfunctional genius son, a girl who discovers she can raise animals from the dead, another lady who gets rescued by a stalker serial killer, and more.
The Misadventures of Mama Kitchen: A Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,230. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
In the late 1960s a hippy girl leaves her middle-class home and wanders first to a wilderness commune, then to Haight/Ashbury, and finally to Woodstock. On the way she encounters many strange characters. Though often disillusioned, she believes hippies should unite to create a better world. It's a wild tale: sometimes comic, sometimes tragic, sometimes violent, sometimes sexy, always extreme.
Memory Lingers On
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A deceased woman realizes she hasn’t really ceased to exist yet.
Levendige Herinneringen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: Dutch. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Een overleden vrouw realiseert zich dat ze nog niet werkelijk is opgehouden te bestaan.
The Lennox Kid
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this short story, a lawyer pressured into defending a rich kid caught driving drunk gets a visit from his concience. Whose name is Larry.
Torn Together
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,210. Language: American English. Published: August 14, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Evolved Publishing presents "Torn Together": Daly English is having a harder time than most. Her future as an artist is unclear, her relationship with her mother is damaged beyond repair, and—to top it all off—her long-term boyfriend is having an affair. When Daly befriends two unlikely individuals—first a pregnant teen, and then a light-hearted charmer from India—her cynicism begins to melt away.
South Fork & Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,420. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in Montana and the Pacific Northwest, this collection these stories are rooted in landscape, natural and emotional. They vary in tone from humorous to tragic, gentle to erotic. They investigate the role of fate, free will and accident in our lives.
The Wading Pool
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Price: Free! Words: 270. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A visit to the old library park sparks summer memories of long ago. A short short story from the author of "The Beach House," and "The Stoplight."
Jellicle Girl
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 12, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Evolved Publishing presents "Jellicle Girl" by Stevie Mikayne, a story about the blurred lines of love and friendship, and how one young woman copes with the permanent consequences of a reckless mistake. ~ FINALIST: National Indie Excellence Book Awards - 2014: Gay, Lesbian & Transgender Fiction
Nolan's Creek: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
It’s Mississippi, 1964. Racial injustices are being challenged. Rose, a white girl from the north, with her idealistic views and a budding relationship with a local boy, learns how standing up for what you believe in is not always as easy as you think.
Short Stories by a Short Author
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012 by SynergEbooks. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of well-crafted short stories by a talented author for your reading pleasure. Each story is a snapshot of a life or lives in transition. No two stories or the persons involved are alike. Their endings are often surprising and unpredictable.
This is the Only Truth
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 40. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
I look at his face, glistening with the drops of sweat. Had it been any other occasion, I would have wiped his face with my shawl but not today.
Back to Social Cage
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 37. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Unpredictability in a woman’s nature is actually the definite result of the accumulated experiences and emotions which she silently bears over the years.
A Test
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,360. Language: Russian. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What is this book about? It is about the human weaknesses, superstitions and prejudices, about love and hatred, repentance and forgiveness, about the difficult path to the knowledge of God.
Green, a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.17 from 6 reviews)
An off-world trader and a green civil rights activist walk into a trendy restaurant on a desert planet... This unusual and provocative short story by Sara Zaske was shortlisted for The Reader's 2012 Short Story competition.
Barefoot Toward Heaven
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,600. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
This unconventional love story examines the long-term relationship between Jake Foster and Lizzie Lavin on the day of its ending. Home alone at his cabin on a lake in northern Wisconsin, Jake reflects back on the past 40 years, trying to determine what went wrong, and hoping to find peace at the end of his journey.
Dancing with Attitude
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Sometimes, even when you think you’ve got it all, you have to shake things up a little bit, consequences be damned.
The Veranda
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,180. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Veranda is a beautifully crafted view of a complicated life from the vantage point of middle age. A woman has hunkered down in a modest retreat that's perched on a hillside in the Central American jungle. Fortified by her unshakable belief that all complexity can be understood if one thinks and writes enough about it, she spends every day on her veranda striving to gain perspective on the hodg
Branches - Three Stories About Family
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
BRANCHES contains three short stories about family relationships by award winning author Joel Arnold; 'Korean Mother is Dying' 'A Hand to Hold' and ''Jump!' the Water Master Cried'. While mostly known for his horror and suspense, here author Joel Arnold presents a trio of emotionally charged literary shorts that just may leave you crying, cheering, or both.