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Four Stories
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,140. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
This collection includes "Recollections of an Italian Gentleman," "The Jew," "The Chest and the Ghost," and "Philibert Lescale." All of the stories are newly translated, and two of them are appearing in English for what is perhaps the first time.
Clare, Loving: A Novel in Three Novellas
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,040. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Clare, Loving, with a passionate love affair at its center, tackles the age-old question of mothers and daughters: whose love is the one that wounds first.
Watching Oksana and Other Stories
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,450. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Written in luminous, prose, Watching Oksana and Other Stories offers a gamut of places and characters whose stories are humorous, exciting, revelatory, and heartbreaking.
The Second Magician's Tale
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,950. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In The Second Magician’s Tale, enter the remarkable world of the circus troupe, Jonah in the Whale, and of distraught Nell, whose knowledge of astrology and magic places her in the unlikely line of succession to her magician husband, who was lost in a terrible explosion.
In the Land of the Dinosaur: Ten Stories and a Novella
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,020. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The stories of In the Land of the Dinosaur, with their their powerful landscape and their lonely, vivid, and aggressive characters, create a turbulent and moving back story to the Wisconsin of today’s news.
Ayne
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,930. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Blake Calder returns to Greenoch, where he was stationed during the start of WWII, looking for some answers. While he tries to find the internal strength to face those answers, he recalls his time in the war, the events leading up to it, and how his war ended.
AffectionAires Part 2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,940. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Our Princess owns her daughter, who/ If only she'd confess,/ Is born to Smart, so plays her part/ In making royal mess./ And then there's urns, flamingos, terns/ And mermaids marching nude./ Oh, what to wear? Or just go bare?/ To one that seems too rude.
People: A Descent Into Holy Horror And Deranged Love
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,430. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
I'm not sure who these people are anymore, but I know they want to kill me. There was a time though, when I embraced their doctrine with devotion, clung to Linda, my lover, and Ahmed, my love, as we descended into insanity, art and terrorism. It was all in the name of art; remember that as moral indignation rises. I don't know who these people are anymore, but at times like this, I wish I did.
Once Again, Long Island
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You set the price! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Literary fiction. A wedding, a family history, and all things bitter and sweet. A nod to my own roots in post-war Long Island. First published in Transfer magazine.
The Chest and the Ghost
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Price: $1.85 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The leathery and slender chief of police don Blas Bustos y Mosquera has a handsome young nobleman, don Fernando, imprisoned for the crime of appearing before him with a fresh complexion and a cool demeanor. Don Fernando's fiancée comes to plead his case, but her beauty merely prompts the sinister don Blas's attempts to secure don Fernando's permanent removal from his native Granada.
Alone No Longer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A broken arm was the least of eleven-year old Denise’s worries as she hid in her room as her mother partied with friends in the next room, but when police arrive to break up the party she finds herself in foster care and a succession of homes. With everyone, including her mom making big promises, Denise wonders if she’ll ever find a place where she belongs.
Unnatural Truth
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
By telling his story, Brendan McGovern offers us a peek into a man on the brink—a riveting look into the struggle between good and evil waged in the soul of a man. Through the pursuit of his missing family, he shows us a world where “fighting your demons” isn’t just a figure of speech and rescuing your loved ones makes the difference between life and death.
Belkíis. Una historia africana de amor
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,200. Language: Spanish. Published: February 15, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un pintor de mediano éxito, dolido por una reciente ruptura sentimental, decide ir a refugiarse de su desengaño en el África Occidental, en Senegal concretamente, aprovechando el contrato que le ha ofrecido la embajada para pintar allí un mural. Cierto día, en uno de sus vagabundeos por los alrededor de Dakar, en mitad de un bosque de baobabs, tiene un encuentro con una hermosa joven...
The Pale Maraud
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Price: Free! Words: 40,330. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Death's mute champion on a bloody sojourn through the warring seasons of Hell.
Pictures of Houses with Water Damage
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by Rominna Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of 21 powerful, moving short stories by an ardent voice in comtemporary American literature. Hemmingson writes from within the everyday man's murky nightmares, offering hints and then, dazzlingly, reneging on his hints.
Cariño
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cully and Jake welcome into their home David, a refugee fleeing from the atrocities in El Salvador. Cully feels an inexplicable kinship with David who has lost most of his family in the bloody war. But is he safe with them on the Oregon coast, so far from his homeland?
Kro
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Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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No one knows who the Night Walk Men really are. They are unseen, unknown. "Kro" is an all-new story straight from the timeline of the forthcoming novel, "The Devil's Right Hand" and introduces a character sure to become a favourite within the Night Walk Men universe.
Growing Up Is Still Hard To Do
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Price: Free! Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What's it like to live in perpetual fear that everything you do will harm yourself or those you love? That's the question those who struggle with OCD face every day. This is the story of someone so overwhelmed by the trappings of his mind that he starts down the path of suicide, the ultimate sin. But in attempting to take his own life something strange happens: He learns maybe he's worth saving.
AffectionAires
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Price: Free! Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Her King of Coney Island is about to lose his throne/ To Princess Smart, whose royal art/ Is causing Prince to moan./ A bird addict cannot predict who might fall from the sky,/ A rich princess or feathered mess might coo-coo by. And bye.// Free for now, not for long, save a dollar, sing a song.
Mixed Media
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,590. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Mixed Media is a fast-moving satirical nihilistic romp through the unlikely but inevitably intersecting worlds of art, religion, politics and love.