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Postcard from a Pigeon and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,910. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of 18 short stories, from Postcard from a Pigeon, a story on the wave of immigration to Ireland in the ‘90s and it's impact, these stories look at change in Irish society in the last 50 years, from a very human perspective.
Wells Without Water
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,090. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Ruth Clayton has a dangerous secret to keep. Living in an all-white town in Alabama at a time of charged racial emotions, she is pregnant—and the baby is half black. "Wells Without Water" chronicles the coming of age of Ruth’s son, Theodore Clayton, and the one boy in town who dares to befriend him.
The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,270. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
This e-book, by agreement with Galde Press, contains the entire contents of The Childhood of Sherlock Holmes by Mona Morstein and first published by Galde Press in 2000. The book has been repackaged as The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft. Morstein's original work was critically acclaimed. It is UCS PRESS' hope that this "repackaged" edition will widen the reading audience for this epic work.
Récits de Belkine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,110. Language: French. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
New French translation of Alexander Pushkin's masterpiece "Tales of Belkin". According to Vladimir Nabokov these were "the first short stories written in Russian of a permanent aesthetic value". Masterfully translated, the paragon of clear and captivating prose, each of these stories can be read as a complete miniature drama, but also as part of a complex and ironic whole with multiple meanings.
Canción desde la huida
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2012 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
El narrador nos va llevando de la mano en una historia de amor, posible en cualquier latitud del mundo, en un mundo postmoderno donde las relaciones humanas han dejado de ser lo simplistas que resultaban en siglos anteriores.
Larks Monthly Review, February 2012
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,470. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Now in convenient e-edition Larks Fiction Magazine! Bringing you the best in today's best artists. In this issue: James Bambury, William J. White, Christopher Krull, Ron Koppelberger, Melodie Corrigall, Jerry Guarino, M. S. Palmer, Peter McMillan, and Charley Daveler.
Putz Of The Century
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,950. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Do you remember the ONE MOMENT that changed the direction of your life? Neither does Irving Rosen. He’s not even aware such a moment exists.
Under the Mask
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Helen wakes up one morning with an urge to get rid of her husband, Jerry. She kicks Jerry until he leaves. As she breaks dishes, lamps, dressers, and doors, Jerry looks for a way back into his house, but his efforts are complicated by a neighbor with the same destructive urges as Helen. As Helen and the neighbor destroy his house, Jerry has to fight them both if he wants his old life back.
Collages
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,200. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Collages is Anaïs Nin’s last work of fiction, and is, as the title suggests, a collection of interwoven stories. Collages is Nin’s most light-hearted writing, and, in that sense, is perhaps her most entertaining book. As Henry Miller commented, “The best of collages fall apart with time; these will not.”
Seduction of the Minotaur
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,080. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Seduction of the Minotaur is an example of Anaïs Nin’s most mature and cohesive fiction. The central character, Lillian, arrives in exotically primitive Mexico from New York, in part to forget her crumbling marriage and to find flow in her life after years of arrest. She befriends Dr. Hernandez, who is also trying to forget, and their friendship ends in both tragedy and enlightenment.
The Four-Chambered Heart
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Four-Chambered Heart, Anais Nin's third title in the Cities of the Interior series of novels, is one of Nin's most compelling books, with well-defined characters (Djuna, Rango, and Zora), rhythmic waves of tension, and a powerful climax.
Children of the Albatross
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,730. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Children of the Albatross is considered by critics to be one of Anaïs Nin’s most beautifully written books; it is also a groundbreaker in that it eloquently addresses androgyny and homosexuality, which few literary works dared to do in 1940s America.
Surgeon
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: Russian. Published: February 25, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Герой нового остросюжетного романа – человек с поразительными способностями в хирургии, настолько выходящими за рамки общепринятых представлений, что становится изгоем в обществе, которое преследует его, не понимая, как и он сам, причин невероятного умения своего.
Delta - A Greek Triangle
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 114,570. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The storyline is based in in the Greek islands where Mark, about to become engaged to Maria, meets her mother Ariadne and the two become strongly attracted to one another. With Maria still anticipating the engagement, the three are caught in a Greek triangle. Meeting secretly in Venice, Mark and Ariadne are compromised by Maria's vindictive brother-in-law, leaving them to make agonising decisions.
Chroniques de Galadrie, tome 3 : le sacre du prince Mélia
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Series: Chroniques de Galadrie. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: French. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tandis que Guilhiam songe à désigner son successeur de son vivant, une nouvelle affaire vient perturber la vie tranquille qui s'était installée au palais depuis la naissance des jumeaux. Daniel Arthas, emprisonné sous haute surveillance à Baldrives, a bel et bien été assassiné. Le meurtre semblant lié à une vieille affaire, Tarek est contraint de reprendre ses fonctions.
Snort
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
An eager special effects artist named Colby, a braniac B-movie actress named Missy Angel, a coke-snorting leading man, and…a giant latex nose with dripping mucosa. The director wants Missy to get snorted up the nose. There’s no bleeping way Missy’s going to let that happen. Can this production be saved?
Bear-suit Mozart
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,660. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(2.00 from 2 reviews)
It's what's on the inside that counts... isn't it?
The Tranfer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Transfer is the thrilling saga of a poor young man who acquires extraordinary mental powers after taking part in an experimental brain project. This captivating account gives an enlightening, inspirational, sobering, and disturbing look into an unscrupulous world, devoid of values, where money reign supreme, where education or a good life is reserved for the rich, and wh
Apprentices of the Word
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Price: $9.89 USD. Words: 61,970. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The fiction novel Apprentices of the Word reveals the crucial events of the world caught in a unique and ineffable vision. The story is overwhelming, the suspense is binding, and the reader becomes the prisoner of a life-and-death fight between good and evil. The stake of the conflict is man (the reader), to whom God gives the freedom of choice.
His Ashes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lisa is still in mourning after the death of her beloved husband Mike. Her depression has caused her to develop a bizarre habit, frowned upon by others but comforting to her. But an accident takes that habit a step further, turning it into a strange obsession. *A short story.