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Sanitation
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Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Maria Santos, who just bought the Breakfast Nook, knows nothing about cross-contamination, pest control, immersion gauges or reduced-oxygen packaging. The new health inspector is every restaurant owner’s worse nightmare, but Maria needn’t worry. She’s got an ace up her culinary sleeve.
Detroit Motor City (Cities of the Dead)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Keyshawn had grown up with a dad he rarely saw, and a mother he rarely saw sober, so he had embraced life as a low-level street thug because it offered a life he could understand. The day the zombies overran Detroit caught him by total surprise, as did the living arrangement that would change his heart. This is the thirteenth story in the series. A new story is released each week until March.
The Jew
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Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Not having anything to read, I write. It's the same kind of pleasure, only more intense."
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You set the price! Words: 100. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012 by please press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
the fourth section of Mexico 2009 -- This is a collection of poetry and prose.
North of the Border
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,420. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Chigger looked through the shrubbery into the open dance floor of Momma Bomba’s and watched Junior Ricardo on the stage doing his version of Chicano hip-hop. He was surrounded by whores, other hangers on and Chigger hated that rich bastard. He wished he could go over to Junior’s fancy sports car and take his baseball bat to it.
Please Take Me Into The Storm
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,630. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012 by Winter Island Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Please take me into the storm follows the thoughts and desires of a jaded man as he is thrown into the cafés, bars and women of Montmartre in a desperate search for a feeling that he has never known. As lost as he is hungry he searches the streets and the lives of those around him for the youthful dream of freedom.
Any Port In A Storm
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,280. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nine Provocative Short Stories About Refuge—Inner, Outer and Innermost. Enjoy!
Cedar Turtle, An Old Maker Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Old Maker series follows the life of Talib, an elderly master craftsman, and how he uses his work to touch the lives of the clients who come to his shop.
In the Quiet After Slaughter
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 46,620. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
They chuck bean balls in the Mexican League, join a tour group to the Orient or serve time in a Prairie prison. They nurse divorce wounds on a Caribbean isle, search for a runaway, cultivate a grow-op in the basement...
Iliarjuk: An Inuit Memoir
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 131,520. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When I first read the Dracc Dreque manuscript I was immediately struck by its unflinching honesty and its uniqueness. As far as I knew, it was the only memoir ever written by an Inuit and it cut sharply across our ideas about the Arctic...
Poodie James
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 47,390. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Poodie James uses intelligence, charm and hard work to overcome his handicaps and achieve independence in a place he loves. He cherishes the rugged beauty of his valley and the kindness of the people who live in it. Most of his fellow citizens see him as a character or a curiosity, but the most powerful man in the valley thinks Poodie is a threat.
Fidelity: Episodes from Three Lives in Japan
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Price: Free! Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in the Osaka-Kobe area, the interconnected erotic stories of Fidelity: Three Interconnected Lives in Japan concern the unpredictable and labyrinthine symbiotic relationship between American expatriates Hank Hashimoto and Aurora Tanabe and the eccentric Erina Wada, nicknamed “Booger Eater” by Aurora.
My Half of the Sky
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 207,260. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Chairman Mao said, "Women hold up half the sky." For Li Hui, a recent university graduate, that means following her dream of becoming a teacher, finding love and fulfilling her family obligations. But her father's debts and demands for an arranged marriage will soon pull her away from everything she truly desires . . . and Li Hui is forced to make her place in China's changing cultural landscape.
The Coffeehouse, An Old Maker Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Old Maker series follows the life of Talib, an elderly master craftsman, and how he uses his work to touch the lives of the people who visit his shop.
Where the HeArt is
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
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Will travel fix Ann's broken life? Suddenly bereft of both partner and job, Ann needs to find a new direction. Connecting frayed threads of family and finding herself in what she calls "art events" in America is rewarding, but no preparation for the totally unexpected—in more ways than one—things that happen in London. Ann returns home to New Zealand both shaken and stirred.
The Haiduks
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Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 34,190. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is Romania in the time of the Ottoman occupation. A band of brigands--the haiduks--has taken up arms against the Turk. Led by the lovely Floarea Codrilor, the haiduks do battle not only with the armies of mercenaries sent by the Sublime Porte, the bashi-bazouks, but also with debased Romanian aristocrats, the boyars and gospodars who would betray their native land to the foreign occupier.
The Italian Castle Affair
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,080. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Three women inherit a castle in Italy, left to them by their ex-lover. One of the women thinks it would be nice to keep the castle. One wants to sell it to help with a cash flow problem. One can’t make up her mind. Can they find the perfect solution? And what about that other problem? The terrible secret that binds them together, yet has kept them apart for so long?
Soy un escritor frustrado
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: Spanish. Published: January 22, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un profesor de Literatura, incapaz de expresarse con arte sobre el papel, pasa el tiempo amargado, frustrado en medio de gente brillante y talentosa. Hasta el día en que se cruza en su camino una alumna de su curso que acaba de terminar una novela y que le pide su opinión antes de mandarla a una editorial. La tentación aparece entonces, poderosa, irresistible...
Aliens Versus Real Monsters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Aliens versus Real Monsters is a short story of an American/Indian couple's immigration interview. US visa holders are referred to as "aliens," green card applicants cease to have a status until their application is processed, but what are their persecutors?
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 86,260. Language: Russian. Published: January 20, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
В этой художественной повести рассказывается о событиях, происходивших осенью 1942 года в одном из нацистских концентрационных лагерей, располагавшихся на территории восточной Польши.