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Ruminations on the Ontology of Morslity
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Price: Free! Words: 44,780. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The following novel is my graduate thesis. A philosophy teacher in Bangkok Thailand grieving the death of his wife during the uncertain times of political upheaval begins to write a philosophic treatise but dependent on drugs, alcohol, and hallucinations of his wife in the form of a gecko
Barrooms
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,140. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015 by SlateRunPublishingLLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A raw, boozy ramble through the life of Mike MacDonnell — reluctant boss, fitful husband and wayward soul. Together with a ragtag cast of characters he shuffles from antic misadventure to violent confrontation, to the edge of nowhere and back again. Barrooms is a wry exploration of friendship, love, loss and the ineffable things that keep us defying the odds we book against ourselves.
Life on the Dingleball Fringe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,480. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2015 by StrawberryBooks. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Jon Herbert’s first collection of short stories is by turns an intense account of those on the fringe of society and a gently funny read. Set mostly in bars and taverns in Salt Lake City, this linked connection of short fiction tells the story of numerous down and outers, but does so with affection and humor. Herbert lays bare minor disasters and revelations like a good-natured Charles Bukowski.
Juegos de pluma. Técnicas literarias llevadas al extremo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,880. Language: Spanish. Published: January 2, 2015 by Universidad de Los Hemisferios (Quito, Ecuador). Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La presente obra recoge una selección de cuentos muy dispares entre sí, cada uno de muy distinto en tamaño, recursos, estilo literario, temática y vocabulario, pero todos conservan algo en común: lo extremo. En cada escrito se utiliza una técnica literaria distinta y se la intenta llevar hasta sus límites. La obra está dividida en tres partes: microrrelatos, géneros poco explorados y cuento corto.
The House They Couldn't Build
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015 by The Goldman Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Strange fiction, altered realities. Six short stories inspired by notions of ‘home’ - disorienting, comic and uniquely memorable. B. Mamatha writes strange fiction: beautifully crafted and seemingly recognisable worlds in which the unlikely meets the impossible head-on. The House They Couldn’t Build is her first collection of short stories.
The Notebooks of William Wilson
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,470. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the Winter of 1917, 17-year-old Virginia Lampley disappears from her upper-class home in the South. 70 years later, her granddaughter Christine begins an earnest search for Virginia, using a single diary entry as the only clue to her whereabouts. Helped by ill-tempered librarian William Wilson, her search takes them not only into the life of the early 1900s, but into their childhoods as well.
Sister Christian-Genesis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,980. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Moon Mistress Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Doctor Richard Mason, borderline alcoholic, drug addict and jaded loner,has just discovered he’s adopted. If that wasn’t enough to shatter his personal reality he’s also ‘inherited’ his physically & mentally challenged sister, Hannah Rice, a girl he hasn’t seen since he was in high school. This is not a "Christian" or "Religious" novel.
Paper Cranes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Paper Cranes is a short story of an isolated artist told from a surrealist landscape melded within London. The realms of possibility and impossibility are allowed to mingle; undermining the supposed superiority of human knowledge and the concept of reality. Paper Cranes is an extension of The Surrealist Series on www.fancybunnyinlondon.wordpress.com.
Visitor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Dean Grey is waiting on an old friend. They once shared many adventures in the past but have not seen each other in some time and Dean hopes to confirm something he has thought for years.
The Bitter End
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Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: British English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A body has been washed up on the shore, and as he begins his journey to confirm whether it is that of his estranged father, Thomas reflects upon the misery that man brought into his life, and questions whether everyone would be better off if his father truly were dead. From indie story-teller Les Rolt comes a gripping tale exploring the scars that the past leave upon us.
Cosas Que (Nunca) Pasan
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Price: $6.91 USD. Words: 55,440. Language: Spanish. Published: December 29, 2014 and represented by AGEEBOOKS. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
La cotidianidad de Pérez (a veces González) comienza a volverse algo delirante el día que un anciano sale del armario de su dormitorio, conminándole a seguir el hilo de unos acontecimientos que le son ajenos, como cuerda floja de cómicos sobreentendidos que lo condenan a un destino indeterminado. Tallón, marcado por Beckett y Pessoa, recuerda el «Amanece que no es poco» de José Luis Cuerda.
The Moon 1301
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Series: The Moon Monthly Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The Moon monthly magazine features poetry and prose from Lyn Lifshin, t. kilgore splake, Gary Every, McArthur Gunter, Mitchell Krockmalnik Grabois, Margaret Boles, and John Grey.
Urmele pasilor
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,900. Language: Romanian. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Există o perceptie a fragmentelor semnificative de cotidian, o expresie a starilor psihologice create de perceptia lucrurilor...
El Rastro Del Caracol
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Price: $6.91 USD. Words: 82,810. Language: Spanish. Published: December 28, 2014 and represented by AGEEBOOKS. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Esta novela se retratan sin concesiones las miserias de unos personajes atrapados en un laberinto oscuro de desaliento. Los protagonistas que entrecruzan sus destinos en una sociedad sórdida y cruel son: la Muda, una niña a la que nadie habla; el doctor don Anselmo Cércio, fruto degenerado de una infancia tortuosa; Lucas, educado en la violencia del hombre y Berta, «la mujer de la eterna tristeza»
Family Tree The Novel
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 30,150. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
“I haven’t read an opening scene of a novel this potent since anything James M. Cain ever wrote. Slowly, through the steady hand of a literary surgeon, Andrea Carr reveals the sordid secrets of Angel’s family, and the devastating effect it’s had on her siblings." – Anthony Ewart, Associate Editor - Hollywood Weekly Magazine
Stories From a Lifetime
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 75,230. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Stories from a Lifetime" is a collection of short stories from World War II veteran Hugh Aaron, who has collected the stories he has written throughout his life, even as he was at war. His stories draw on what surrounded him in his life, and provide an intriguing bit of insight on the changing pace of life.
Blue Hydrangeas, an Alzheimer's love story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,550. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What if the person who knew you best and loved you most forgot your face, and couldn't remember your name?
Caterpillars
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014 by Big Buddy Publishing, LLC bigbuddypublishing@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a journey of identity, empathy and self-discovery over the course of one eventful week, therapist Laura Boll is about to find out if you walk too far in someone else’s shoes, they just might become yours.
El hombre de la cola
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Series: REALISMO FANTÁSTICO. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 81,100. Language: Spanish. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Monjes de una antigua Misión Capuchina inician la despiadada persecución de un joven predicador que hacía milagros. La Santa Sede aprueba la acción porque cree que descubrirá el misterio de un fragmento de Los Papiros del Mar Muerto donde se revelan oscuros secretos. Grandes jerarcas de la Iglesia ligados a sectores de la Mafia se ven involucrados en un macabro plan.
The Jack
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Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Vermont farmer helps his friend with unforeseen consequences. This is a short story of approximately 6000 words.