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Earth Doctor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A lifetime of preparation goes into Kenyon Hart's field test. When he collects samples, the results will either make or break his reputation as an environmental scientist. He is confident they have managed to undo years of pollution. Yet he wishes he could go back and do this project over. In the process of helping a dying lake, the Earth doctor discovers a way to reclaim his own life.
Music Made By Bears
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,040. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by H.H.B. Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Music Made By Bears takes place in an isolated religious community whose long-sought seclusion and harmony are disrupted by the arrival of two mirrored opposites—one invited, and one not. It combines beautifully written prose with a multilayered, thematic story that challenges readers to reflect on the meaning, purpose, and depth of life.
The Dolphin and other stories
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You set the price! Words: 51,210. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Dolphin is a collection of seventeen short stories of New Zealanders placed, for one reason or another, in countries as diverse as France, Italy, Germany and the United States as well as at home in New Zealand.
Nana's Special Day and other stories
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You set the price! Words: 41,610. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nana’s Special Day is a collection of fifteen short stories set in Auckland, New Zealand, at various times and places, and written from a uniquely New Zealand point of view.
I'll Give You Something to Cry About: A Gathering of Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by Queen's Ferry Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
TO BE held in cupped hands and passed around with wonder, the storied worlds of I’ll Give You Something to Cry About constitute a grouping born of spellbinding cosmic dust. Once more assuming the mantle of Story’s guardian, Corey Mesler sets to work at not only protecting and preserving, but pondering, playing, prodding, and perambulating within the bounds of narrative creation and exhaustion.
The Tranquillity Project
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 126,970. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The price of peace is high in the post-war British zone of 2042. The female government, led by Verity Wood, blames male aggression for the devastating Final War, which has resulted in a shrunken world divided between secular West and clerical East. In the British Zone, women are in control and men are marginalized. Tyranny is difficult to maintain, even if it is clothed in a velvet glove.
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.
På bänken ska vi andas
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Price: Free! Words: 39,610. Language: Swedish. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(1.00 from 1 review)
I fönstret ser Elna glimtar av sig själv. Och bänken vid kyrkan dit hon längtar. Där ska hon och Den Ende sitta en dag och andas luft som ingen andats före dem. Men mellan dem och bänken finns sifferbommar, personal - och du.
Moses Trod
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Price: $2.99 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 » Plays & Screenplays » 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.