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Waltz of Love: Poems New and Selected
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Waltz of Love is a pristine ode to love in the lap of the Himalayas.The poetry that you will read in this book is born in the palpitating moral fiber of a heart that bleeds love. Intrepid is the reader who dares to board in the literary fl
Warm Winter's Garden
Price: Free! Words: 112,000. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A family is an organism. When Bett Koster, mother and grandmother, is diagnosed with breast cancer, she finds she must adapt some and discard other of the rules she has used to live her life for more than sixty years. As Bett makes the changes she needs to be able to fight for her life, her family is forced to change how they think and act toward Bett, each other, and, especially, themselves.
The Seducer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / German, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this short tale by the German playwright Frank Wedekind, the narrator recounts the travails he goes through in an attempt to seduce a lovely young cousin. Translated by Juan LePuen.
A Crime
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / German, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cavalry captain von Hecht is stationed in the small provincial town of M. His relationship with the lovely young wife of a fat merchant by the name of Starke provides him his only distraction. But von Hecht is already thirty-six, he has gotten over the romantic notions of his youth, and in his relationship with his mistress there is real passion, dangerous passion, on only one side.
Frog in the Pot
You set the price! Words: 70,340. Language: American English. Published: June 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What’s so difficult about a quarter-life crisis? How about being a lonely, alcoholic janitor with no friends? Follow Alvin Taylor as he explores life's questions in and out of a bottle, as his journey takes him around Seattle and down to Reno. Learn why a frog will not jump out of a heated pot of boiling water.
Purchasing Power
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Flash fiction about a future that could come terribly true. A story from my collection of short stories, PRESSED LEAVES.
Kamikaze Frog
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This short story about a bad little boy who messed with the wrong frog!
Martin's Pond
Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: American English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.10 from 10 reviews)
For years Martin has biked into the coastal hills to bask in solitude beside a remote pond. When a strange woman begins to visit 'his' refuge, Martin tries to scare her away ... but takes matters a step too far.
Curtain Cape
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
2009 3rd Place Winner, John Marsden Young Writer’s Award. This is a tale of two troubled youths as they travel the road equipped with nothing but some food, a gun and a bag of bullets. Delirious, wild and sometimes frightening, Curtain Cape puts you right alongside misguided Victor and his reluctant brother as they journey through a broken world of petty crime, dreamy wolves and stolen cars.
A Cure for All Known Diseases
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(4.00 from 1 review)
Short literary fiction: Set in the 1933 Philippines: a woman yearns for something more from life while her doctor husband longs to make the world a safer, tidier place.
La Carta Dialéctica
Price: Free! Words: 12,420. Language: Spanish. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Primera selección de cuentos breves, relatos, fragmentos, reflexiones y divagaciones que el autor ha publicado en su blog personal desde el año dos mil dos a la fecha. Ficciones, reflexiones, apuntes de diario, aforismos… a la variedad de las formas le acompañan la variedad en los temas: la escritura, la información, el mar, los cafés, los inventarios, las polillas, los pájaros, el todo…
Endgames
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,800. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
San Francisco. Pat believes that he has overcome the tragic loss of his parents. Yet the past begins to cast shadows over him. Pat is confronted with a former rival who once more revives the feelings of guilt that threaten to ultimately engulf him. A novel about a journey of exploration to the interior of the mind that everyone sometime must make.
Keeping Me Company
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this collection of stories women have the lead role. Women have always been a capital part of my life… for countless reasons ranging from the best to the worst… I owe them life. I simply owed it to them to write about them in fair justice… if only to set the record straight…
Susurrus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The desperation of a man finding himself at the end his rope on the end of a pier.
Cardiff-by-the-Sea
You set the price! Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Obelisk Library. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Corporal Eugene Bell returns from Iraq where he was taken hostage for two weeks by Syrian terrorists, and finds home more confusing and dangerous than the war zone: the woman he had a one night stand with before shipping out, Erin, has a small baby girl that Eugene is convinced is his daughter; Erin is being stalked by a obsessive cop who will do anything to possess her.
Heaven on Earth
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A woman overhears a conversation between two enigmatic old men. Are they who she thinks they are?
The Bad American
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,510. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Welcome to the Great Post-American Novel. You’ll never see the US of A the same way again.
Als goden in Frankrijk
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: Dutch. Published: June 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Een vrouw vangt een gesprek op tussen twee oude mannen. Zijn ze echt wie ze denkt dat ze zijn?
Rumorosa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: Spanish. Published: June 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Literature
Este es un canto poético ofrecido a la Gran Dama del Norte, La Montaña Rumorosa.
The Life of Saint Enimie. A 13th c text by Bertran de Marseille. Original Translation by Karena Akhavein. A reader's companion for the adventure novel Translatio
Price: Free! Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Life of Saint Enimie, a 13th c text by Bertran de Marseille, comes to life as translated by Karena Akhavein, PhD. Fascinating in its own right, this translation serves as a reader's companion for the exciting action adventure Translatio, by Karena Akhavein. Readers can choose to read this fascinating Merovingian princess' life on its' own, or refer back to it while reading Translatio.