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Breaking and Entering
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,320. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Breaking and Entering is a debut collection of eleven short stories about relatively ordinary people who experience intense beauty and tragedy in their lives when they least expect it.
The Old Man Who Worked at the Cannery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is the story of a conversation between a retired cannery worker and someone who just met him. Read how the man reminisces mostly positively about his childhood, moving up to management within the cannery, marriage, children and his more ambivalent and negative thoughts on working class life, drinking, rock and roll hedonism, and the pitfalls of 8-track tapes.
Moses Trod
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 225,060. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A drama of contrasts where two generations intertwine through the life of one man, encountering music, wealth, women, artists, good times and bad as he struggles to come to terms with life and love, always meaning to leave the world a better place. Beneath this fast flowing story lies Moses, a tramp who wanders the streets and hills. 'It was the hills that made him...'
Of Lion Paw and Tiger Jaw
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Humans may not be the only animals who crave freedom. In these stories, we enter the minds of thirteen wild creatures and the people interacting with them. No anthropomorphizing here--these beasts may be sentient, but they do not think like us. Whether we encounter an eagle nervous about an approaching photographer or a tiger aching to kill a deer, we step through these pages into an alien world.
The Fate of Pryde, the second in the Trilogy of Remembrance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,080. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A fabulous tale of art, creativity and—betrayal. Alexander Wainwright, Britain’s finest landscape painter, enchants us with visions of the beyond—that which lies behind the everyday world.
Steal Me - flash fiction
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by Calumet. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man is visited by a diminutive genie.
Lifafa Death - a novella
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man's morning meander through an impoverished Muslim community in central India leads to a colorful contemplation of mortality and mysticism.
Pas de Deux
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Southern-Baptist-to-the-bone Inez Fordham confronts the troubling notion of non-traditional masculinity—and, peripherally, gay relationships. A meeting of mind and spirit forces Inez to see that beauty and difference do indeed dance together.
Manual de Trigonometria Aplicada
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
O livro começa com uma misteriosa carta e apresenta-nos a história de um engenheiro que parece ter encontrado na trigonometria e na matemática em geral uma forma muito pessoal de se exprimir e de reflectir sobre a sua própria vida. Esta novela venceu em 2002 o Concurso Literário “Ecos da Memória”.
Von Lagerhaus
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,140. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
If you made a huge mistake, the kind that changed everything forever - then what? Welcome to a place that must be truer than you'll admit. Meet a group of people from across continents and generations, where time plays tricks, the rules are unclear, and mirrors yield magnificent secrets - if one dare look. Welcome - and watch, as the mighty become humble and an unlikely woman receives a crown.
The Wet Nurse
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"A distaff does not rule like a sword."
That Final Darkness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When two men and a boy take refuge in an abandoned movie theater during a blinding blizzard, the snow will be the least of their worries. First published in Vol 6, Issue 24 of Flash Me Magazine, April 2009.
Jesse's Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 14,030. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jesse spends far more time fantasizing about girls than interacting with them in real life. When a girl in his chemistry class catches his imagination, he’s determined to do something about it. In between his schoolwork, hanging out with friends, and an unusual part-time job, he musters the courage to talk to her. But his newfound infatuation has a past he hadn’t counted on.
Circuitous Lemon Economy
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Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A high school Algebra teacher who owns a small business strives for success in Mexico, but he gets fooled by a boy selling lemons as he crosses the border from Sonora to Arizona.
Literary Lunes Magazine: November 2011 Issue
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Price: Free! Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This month's issue features: Behind the Scenes: Cambria Hebert The perks of Self-Publishing Book Reviews Poetry Palooza Story Time Wacky Writers
Generous Wine
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At a wedding party thrown for one of his wife's nieces, an older man is given permission to go off of his normally strict diet. Partaking too heavily of the food and wine, he becomes irascible and is rebuked in public by his wife and daughter. That night, in bed, in which, try as he might, he is unable to find a comfortable position, he has terrifying visions.
Six of One, Half Dozen of Another (Stories & Poem + 1)
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You set the price! Words: 25,640. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stories and poems from a lifetime of writing, with an afterword on their origins.
Beatitude
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 77,150. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011 by Rebel Satori Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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New York City, 1995: Harry Charity is a sensitive young loner haunted by a disastrous affair when he meets Jay Bishop, an outgoing poet and former Marine. Propelled by a shared fascination with the unfettered lives of Jack Kerouac and the Beat Generation, the two are irresistibly drawn together, even as Jay's girlfriend, Zahra, senses something deeper developing.
British Properties, a short story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man donates sperm and later suspects two of his children are married.
Disease Beyond My Practice--Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,060. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
No one can survive a bi-polar universe without a healthy dose of madness. An infectious disease doctor falls in love with a dope addict/real-estate agent. A paranoid schizophrenic decides he must render himself sterile. A meth freak tries to destroy his surgeon with a stolen tank. In these stories, set in today's crazed world, the only way to acquit oneself may be through the insanity defense.