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The Ice Cream Vendor's Song
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,370. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(4.07 from 15 reviews)
The Ice Cream Vendor's Song introduces a new side of Laura McHale Holland, whose memoir, Reversible Skirt, won a silver medal in the 2011 Readers Favorite book awards. In this richly nuanced collection of very short fiction, the author tilts the everyday and spins characters in surprising directions, revealing worlds haunting yet tender, all rendered with emotional clarity and exquisite prose.
Not a Ghost Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young professional finally finds the apartment she's been looking for. But she can't seem to turn it into a home. And then strange things start to happen. But this is not a ghost story. Or is it?
The White Cat
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Two stories of love and inspiration. In 'Matchmaker' animal shelter littermates are reunited when their human parents fall in love, while 'The Memory Garden' reminds us that we honor the dead most profoundly not only by remembering, but by rebuilding.
A Small Cabin in Wyoming
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A 36 year-old-writer, troubled and alone, spends a morning with a brand new friend while their dogs also bond.
Literary Lunes Magazine-November/December 2012
Price: Free! Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The final issue of Literary Lunes Magazine Volume 2 is here! Volume 3 will be live in the beginning of January 2013. Featured in this issue are poems, short stories including the latest installment of The Cassandra Serafine Chronicles, interviews, and book reviews.
Tänzer, Null
Price: Free! Words: 3,420. Language: German. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Merry Christmas, Deutschland! Eine kostenlose kurze Geschichte über das Leben der nördlichen New Jersey Gymnasiasten. Ihr Leben für immer verändert, wenn ein Austauschstudent aus Russland kommt. Hochschulzugangs, Wachstumsschmerzen, Kulturschock
Sueños de bolsillo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,150. Language: Spanish. Published: November 29, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
En la línea del mejor Fante, de quien Spinoglio se declara admirador, "Sueños de bolsillo" nos muestra, a través de un estilo fresco y ágil, que la mayor batalla del hombre actual ha de librarse contra el entorno, contra la mediocridad, contra la pereza. Es en esta exigente lucha donde los humildes sueños de un adolescente pueden alcanzar un verdadero valor heroico.
Patriarkerna
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 128,770. Language: Swedish. Published: November 29, 2012 by Molnfritt Förlag. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Patriarkerna låter oss följa en släktfejd som rasar under åttio års tid. Släkterna Stålhammar och Melin behöver egentligen inte bli fiender, men slump och ambition driver dem till krig. Konflikten fortsätter från tjugotalet till femtiotalet och vidare in i tvåtusentalet. Men trots allt hat, allt krig och alla uppoffringar öppnas porten för en osannolik kärlek.
The Summer of Our Foreclosure
Price: Free! Words: 79,510. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
When the American Dream is defined as something you can’t afford, you can extend your finances, extend your commute, extend your family, extend your reasoning, and when the dream snaps back into reality, extend the party one more summer and try to finally enjoy what you have before it’s gone.
Born After Midnight, The Rise of The Clones
You set the price! Words: 54,890. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In Lower World, Jelan was a rising star until Leanna, a beautiful Clone, came along and turned his world upside down. Accused of being a Clone sympathizer and on the run from Anic, he suddenly found himself lost in forbidden caverns and uncovering terrible secrets hidden away for centuries. When there was nowhere else to hide, Jelan had nowhere to go but up. And that place did not exist...
Hungry But No Appetite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012 by Atomic Quill Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A serious actor contemplates his relationship with a volatile young starlet the morning after a heavy night in LA.
El lenguaje secreto de los cuentos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,390. Language: Spanish. Published: November 22, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Con la lírica y el amor por las palabras de una de las poetisas más celebradas de este país, como es Ana Rossetti, "El lenguaje secreto de los cuentos" son cinco narraciones que nos introducen en un mundo sugerente, trascendido de la mítica y la épica de las ficciones eternas
L'Heure du Tigre
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 89,560. Language: French. Published: November 20, 2012 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
On a le sens de la vengeance, dans la famille. Nolimé en fait l’expérience lorsqu’elle croise à nouveau la route de son père, vingt ans après le drame qui a détruit leurs vies. Depuis, il n’y a eu aucun contact entre eux, et chacun a refait sa vie. Mais elle va vite se rendre compte que Philippe n’a aucune intention d’oublier. Changer de nom n’a pas suffi…
The Piss Artist
You set the price! Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Campbell is an alcoholic. He has been drunk for so long that he doesn't remember who he is or where he came from. As he lurches from the blackness to engage in a series of bizarre and disastrous misadventures, he begins to realise the true nature of his affliction... A bitter, passionate parable laced with black humor, The Piss Artist finds life at the bottom of the bottle.
First You Pay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,380. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
To maintain his life style and pay for his wife’s experimental cancer therapy Dr. Paul Ochs slowly slides down the slippery slope of Medicare fraud. His arrogance exposes him to a side of life previously unknown to him. Sent to a maximum security prison his life is altered in unpredictable ways as he struggles to find a new direction. A life that almost ends before the answer appears.
Repóquer de perdedores
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: Spanish. Published: November 18, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cinco historias, cinco personajes que, siempre llevan la baza menor; aunque piensen que su jugada es buena, habrá, seguro, alguien en la partida que les supere y arrample con todas las fichas.
After dinner speakers
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Favourite Colours. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Over the remains of a meal a couple have an argument, but this is not its retelling, this is its anatomy - this is the raw functions of a disagreement, from the careless seemingly innocuous origins, through misunderstanding, threats of violence and the power to rekindle the past, to a humble ending. This is an argument without its dialogue.
Angels and Electrons: A Sub-Suburb Tale
Price: Free! Words: 40,430. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in the sub-suburbs, where trailer park and white-flight suburb rub elbows, this story rollicks across decades, from the 1980's to the present. An addled man tries to escape the shadow of his genius but despairing father only to find himself subjected to the same temptations to find the answers to life in a radio device designed to talk to angels or the dead. A fat, Faustian German opera.
Julot et Bébert
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: French. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Récits avec comme personnages deux petits garçons amis mais différents quant à leur éducation et leur vécu. Ces récits ne sont pas vraiment faits pour être lus aux ou par les enfants. Le lecteur ou la lectrice jugeront eux-mêmes, car ceci dépend du type d'éducation qu'ils ont donné à leur(s) enfant(s).
Saturday Morning's With the Meat Cutter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enclosed is a short story entitled “Saturday Mornings With the Meat Cutter”, (approx.6700 words). A Yank’s recent move to north London finds him drawn to a local butcher and they discover a mutual love of dogs.