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If You Go Into The Woods
By David Gaughran
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
1 star(3.92 from 26 reviews)
If You Go Into The Woods is a collection of two unsettling short stories. In the title story, Jiri Beranek is drawn to a nearby forest, but each time he enters, his desire to see the mysterious birds is checked by his fear of the dark. When he finally forces himself to go farther, he find a new reason to be afraid. Plus bonus story: The Reset Button. Total length 4000 words.
On Literature
By Mark Cantrell
Price: Free! Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A small collection of essays and journalism, On Literature explores the creative life, from poets waxing lyrical to poets getting down right political. Some crucial excursions with the muse are explored in the 'pages' of this book, so dip inside and be inspired, there's more to literary living than you might think.
The Other Girl
By Alexandra Ares
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,570. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011 by Smart Media New York. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two Europeans in New York, a man and a woman, are torn between the desire to belong and feel alive and the desire to break away from toxic love. Winner of the Next Generation Indie Award for the Best Novella
Teddy's Family, Now in it's Sixth Season!
By Steven D. Bennett
Price: Free! Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The theme of societal pressure is an interesting one. The pressure to carry a television series, if you're the star, must be incredible, and over the years we've all seen many who have cracked under that strain. But not Teddy.
At My Fingertips
By Ruth Cameron
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Real Life fiction, based on nightmares and dreams come true. Step inside the box with the characters, and witness a different life as you would never see it.
The Dancer's Spell
By Peter Hassebroek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,420. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mata Hari casts a spell upon Europe and rouses a dormant one over a childhood friend whose shock at seeing her dance upends his world.
Dreaming in Daylight
By Susan Merson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,470. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011 by Star Publish LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rose Shiner’s father Leo, a one time carnival barker and opera producer, prefers Puccini’s world to his own. Belle, Rose’s mother, fights debilitating depression, desperate to step up from her youth on the Canadian prairie to a suburban castle. Rosie struggles mightily to grow in this shadow world, fighting through nightmares to find dreams steady and safe enough to sustain her in daylight.
The Joy of Google
By Lawrence Krauser
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,030. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet
Search results as memoir: A year in the life of a compulsive Googler, including THE SECRET OF LIFE IS......WHAT DOES PRICELESS MEAN...SEX FOR ME HAS ALWAYS BEEN...WHY MY DOG ALWAYS...CLICKABLE GOD...AND OPRAH INVITED...I KNEW WAS TROUBLE...THIS GINORMOUS CLOUD...and many, many more. Fascinating, hilarious, moving & compulsive reading from the author of Lemon" and "Horrible Child."
Vòng Đai Xanh
By Ngô Thế Vinh
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,980. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 24, 2011 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
VÒNG ĐAI XANH tiểu thuyết NGÔ THẾ VINH ebook edition Kệ Sách xuất bản - 2011 Smashwords phát hành ISBN 978-1-4524-1731-8
Cõi Tình
By Nam Dao
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,280. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 23, 2011 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cõi Tình tiểu thuyết Nam Dao ebook edition - 2011 Kệ Sách xuất bản Smashwords phát hành ISBN 978-1-4524-3506-0 Cõi Tình, tiểu thuyết xây dựng trên một nhân vật đi tìm vật hộ quốc bảo dân hầu tìm cách giải họa cho nước Đại Việt bị phù thủy Cao Biền trấn yểm từ thời Bắc Thuộc.
Trixie
By Victoria N. Alexander
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,130. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A satirical look at strip clubs and feminine sexuality in the American media. -trix: feminine, agential suffix, from Latin.
Friends and Cavendish
By Luke Atkinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this short story by Luke Atkinson, a young writer is troubled by his lack of purpose which puts a severe slack in his productivity. He addresses his writer's block while sitting on the front porch with his friend and roommate, Frank. In their conversation he realizes the danger of becoming complacent and tries to confront the self-doubt that plagues him in his postgrad career.
Found At The Bottom Of The Glass
By Luke Atkinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young writer finds himself penniless and alone on a Thursday evening. To break the cycle of monotony, he journeys to the local pub for a drink. While there he meets a young girl who buys him drinks. She is an old friend and classmate who lends the young man an ear to ease his unhappiness. The young man accepts gladly and sheds his self-doubt in the process.
A Fox In The Old Hen House
By Luke Atkinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Some people believe pub games are only for fun, but some see it as an opportunity to seize money. Lucas Fox is one of those people and secretly rigs card games and takes bets on dart games. He recounts a story of his latest swindle and tries to justify his shady dealings.
The Next Step
By Dennis Leger
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,470. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Older and wiser, David Camden starts life over again with nothing more than a dream. And the courage to take the next step. His second chance is a tale of love and redemption.
Ugly Night
By David Sloma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011 by Web of Life Solutions. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Dating can be tough. Blind dating can be even tougher - and more risky. A short story.
Asunder
By Sean Walsh
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.5 star(3.50 from 4 reviews)
Scenes from an Irish boyhood. Not so much Voyage round my Father as Travels with my Dad... A man looks back at his formative years, early adolescence... Snatches from the past... fragments from a world long forgotten... A kind of mosaic rather than a formal memoir... Centred around not one but two moments of poignant sundering...
Bangkok Noir
By HeavenLakePress
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 64,320. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
(5.00 from 1 review)
This first ever noir anthology of Bangkok, twelve seasoned and internationally known—Thai and Western—writers have come together to make a powerful collection of crime fiction short stories that portray the dark side of this Asian metropolis where the lives of most citizens seem as far away from heaven as its Thai name Krungthep is distant from its meaning—City of Angels.
Henry Fuckit Kills Time
By Ian Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,940. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Henry blunders into the job of storeman in the Simonstown naval dockyard, he has no intention of doing any work. But he finds no one expects him to lift a finger. To alleviate the boredom of a futile existence Henry and his indolent colleagues while away the hours by drinking Vrotters, engaging in pseudophilosophical discussion and quasi scientific research using misappropriated naval stores.
Bed Rock
By Bernard Fancher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
During the course of a long afternoon, Elgin Brick remembers his life and the people he loved. WARNING: This book contains descriptions of a sexual nature and might not be suitable for all readers. (This selection is also available in: The Empty House, assorted stories)