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What's Cookin'?
By Melissa Field
Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
This came from a short writing prompt. The idea was to write a scene showing a man and a woman arguing over the man’s friendship with a former girlfriend. The girlfriend and the argument itself were not allowed to be mentioned.
Un Parapluie Voyageur
By Patrick Huet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: French. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Un parapluie voyageur, cela existe-t-il vraiment ? Perrine, une jeune fille de seize printemps, restait ébahie devant les dires de son aînée. « Ce parapluie a connu plus d'aventures que tu ne pourrais imaginer, il a même affronté un tigre mangeur d'hommes » A ce moment-là, Perrine ne se doutait pas que ce fameux parapluie allait lui apportait une surprise dont elle se serait bien passée.
Wicked Temper
By Randy Thornhorn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,960. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hitch a wild-ass ride with two runaway teens—-the runty but tough preacher's girl Tizzy Polk and her punk boyfriend Matthew. They might think they are Bonnie and Clyde, but they might also race headlong into an evil far greater than their own. They may come to see things darkly different and seldom seen on that bewitched mountain known below as Riddle Top. A rockabilly heart of darkness.
The Justice Women: A Novel Of Life In Detroit's Black Bottom
By Dara Harper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Lucille is alone in the slums of Detroit’s Black Bottom in the 1941. Her official title is “midwife,” but mothers come to her for abortions because no woman has lost her life in Lucille's hands. She meets a Polish immigrant who works in the world’s oldest profession and a drifter who challenges racial and gender norms. During the 1943 race riots, a remarkable event brings Lucille closer to love.
Shedding Skin
By Thea Atkinson
Price: Free! Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
How can a woman escape her routine if she's mired in it Roseanna's mother is fond of telling her that if it hadn't been for the Halifax Explosion, she would never have been born. With every Sunday visit, Roseanna realizes her regular routine is becoming unnerving. She thinks of her grandmother, destined for the nunnery when the Explosion occurred and freed her from a sure life of routine.
The Ocean in Bits
By Thea Atkinson
Price: Free! Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Simone watched her lover of forty years chew a piece of meat too big for his mouth, and too tough for his gums and realized that she wished he'd choke.
Nocturne
By Charles Sheehan-Miles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,250. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
From the bestselling authors of In The Stillness and The Last Hour, a new story of forbidden love and second chances.
The Kestrel Waters
By Randy Thornhorn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,170. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An epic fable of human love, of an epic family, comic and profane. Inspired by The Everly Brothers (whose music and harmony grew from the tortured bluegrass roots of The Louvin Brothers), this odyssey of The Brothers Brass builds to a ferocious, unforeseen ending--never to be forgotten. "One of the South's wildest new voices..." The Oxford American Magazine "Greatest bluegrass novel ever..."
Another Throw of The Dice
By Mary Clare Morganti
Price: Free! Words: 101,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is the mid-eighties when a group of expatriates from Australia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, the United States and Japan meet and form friendships in a small country in the tropical south Pacific. Developing friendships with local people help to establish familiarity with the culture and lifestyle of the society. Over time, past lives are glimpsed and are woven into the fabric of the narrative.
Cherry Blossom and Other Stories
By Amy Laurens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,360. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Containing five all-new stories and one previously-published, plus a smattering of poems, Cherry Blossom is a collection of literary and literary-styled fantasy fiction.
Mouse's Dream
By K. Scot Macdonald
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Kerrera House Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Anthony "Mouse" Maas, a commodity broker caught in the Baby Boomer crunch with free-spending daughters and parents in financial need, meets his high-school sweetheart at his mother's funeral. His first love reignites an old passion in him and he devises a scheme to allow him to quit brokering and pursue his dream...but then everything starts to go terribly wrong.
Stories of Genesis, Vol. 2
By Chris James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,260. Language: British English. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
Five more short stories inspired by lyrics in songs from the Greatest Rock Band in the World: Genesis Volume 2 contains: The Inversion Method, A Thought Spared for Providence, From the Cellar, Rise of the Hogweed, and Secession
Los días de Gilgamesh
By Ángel Ruiz Cediel
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 189,240. Language: Spanish. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Los días de Gilgamesh, la novela de ficción apocalíptica más memorable de su género que ha sido aclamada por los lectores. Literatura en estado puro que convierte a la ficción en un arte sublime.
The Homecoming
By Aihebholo-oria Okonoboh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,820. Language: British English. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The joy of the reunion was short-lived as the homecoming turned out to be an encounter with heartrending reality. As Ekoyata’s honesty of purpose put him at risk as the next victim of assassination it was not clear whether his acceptance of the help of a stranger named Okojie would prevent the angry caucus from finding his corpse. An action-packed novel with the thrill of romance, adventure...
Germen de Dios, semilla del diablo
By Ángel Ruiz Cediel
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 239,070. Language: Spanish. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Decenas de miles de lectores han hecho de novela todo un clásico de la literatura española contemporánea, ensalzándola como una de las obras más intensas y completas que se han escrito en la modernidad. Una novela verdaderamente intensa, rica, de una plástica memorable y de una profundidad literaria que hará imposible que no te sientas identificado con los personajes, el ambiente y las emoc
Life
By Pamela Caves
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,910. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Life is a collection of literary poems and short stories by Pamela Caves. It features the short stories, "Into Pieces", "Theory of a Tramp", and "Lost and Found".
Line to Night Island
By Robin Wyatt Dunn
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kiss me, you’re beautiful. Will you come to Night Island? I’ve been calling.Tell me, are you there? I am coming but I cannot say what it is; what are you? Do I understand it right, that you are reading me? My name is Dun; I am Dark Knight, I am Dark Island, from Night Island. These words hurt me but they are necessary; tell me, can you feel it too? That something is coming to an end?
Play Like a Girl
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Inspired with permission by Janis Ian’s song, “Play like a Girl” weaves Ian’s lyrics into a story of empowerment. Haunted by her mother’s ghost, a musician needs to vanquish not only the ghost but her own history, as well.
The 16th Song
By David Powell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,120. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The 16th Song is a book about a young man making mistakes and how the mistakes follow him despite his success as a song writer. Set mainly in the turbulent Paris if the late 1950's, it tells of how random acts of violence, unconnected with the victims, can distort a life forever.
Dimensiones II
By Ángel Ruiz Cediel
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 29,950. Language: Spanish. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
¿Crees que vivimos inmersos en una rueda de encarnaciones que nos trae y nos lleva de vida en vida, cruzándonos con los mismos personajes o enfrentándoos a esas situaciones de las que en anteriores existencias abjuramos, o nada más que vivimos y morimos y ya está, como bichos sin presente ni futuro?...