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The Artist's Loving Hand
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 33,300. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
It’s dark and grim in here – can you see? I cannot but I’d like you to look... His obsessions scare me. His darkness frightens me. He is so very young but so alone. I don’t understand him. I can’t reach him. Nothing inside his soul makes sense but I can hear it screaming. A woman – the Woman – perhaps there is hope for the darkness in his heart.
Saturday Haircuts, Tuesday Funeral
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Daniel Tompkins remembers scenes of the weekend after his mother died when he was 13 years old.
Гран Виа (Български / Bulgarian)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,380. Language: Bulgarian. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
„Гран Виа” ще ви захвърли в близкото бъдеще. Тук Любомир Николов е в свои води, защото знае да създава светове, а не само да ги описва. Героите са непредсказуеми и запомнящи се. Тяхната неудържимост, брутална жизненост и дребни престъпления грабват вниманието, а наситеният език с малко думи казва повече. „Гран Виа” е роман зареден с идеи.
Palawan Story
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Under the cover of darkness, Kim, a young girl, is put by her mother on a crowded fishing boat to escape Vietnam. The derelict boat drifts for two weeks on the South China Sea before reaching Palawan, a refugee camp in the Philippines. There, an American immigration officer mistakes Kim for a sponsored orphan with the same name and sends her to America.
Four Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The first short story collection from Matthew Wayne Selznick focuses on revelations of clarity and epiphanies of character in the face of emotional challenges. Also included are brief essays exploring the formative experiences and memories that inspired each short story, making this collection Matthew Wayne Selznick's most personal creative work to date.
Collected Short Stories: The Second Short Story Collection
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,700. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An out-of-touch game show host. A grieving prime minister. Failure at school. An instinctive reunion. An overwrought footballer. Includes five short stories: Back in Touch, All These Adoring Multitudes, St Clerk’s, Last Giant, When the Prime Minister Sneezes. Stories of life, love and politics. Collected Short Stories: The Second TJ Bainz Short Story Collection.
Wellspring of Love
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 63,180. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this third novel in the Water series, Riedweg quickly draws us into the turbulent world of the Cresswells' adopted daughter, Rachael. Now 16, Rachael yearns for more freedom and excitement than a prairie farm has to offer. While her younger brother is blissfully content tending cows, Rachael is not, preferring instead the company of her wild older cousin.
An Earthless Melting Pot
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,450. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Another volume of prize-winning short stories from the Words with JAM 2013 BIGGER Short Story Competition. A heady mixture of stories, from romance to spine-chilling tension and from the virtual world to the extreme worlds of the self-deluded, these stories will take you to places you’ve never been before.
Secret Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 28,100. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a book of just over 100 very short stories. Some stories are very very short. Other stories are a bit shorter than short, so rather very short.
One Small Step
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nyalou Templeton serves on the council for Tranquility Base to give some meaning to her life. Liz Borra, on the other hand, wants to control council. So when meek little Nyalou stands up to Liz over the preservation of the Arrival Monument and its footprint, Liz figures she can intimidate the council like she always does. But Liz might have underestimated Nyalou.
Fast Cars
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The four musketeers plus one they call themselves: Johnny, Craig, Dale, Rennie and Carren. They want to make something of themselves, do great things after high school. So, they devise an experiment to guarantee their lives will amount to something. And that experiment changes their futures—but not in the ways any of them expects.
Refuge: A Novella
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Stoked Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Zee must remember who she is, and learn to deal with what life has handed her, as well as the consequences of the choices she's made.
Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sometimes a short journey can cover many years. The chance reading of a newspaper article during a short train journey prompts the surfacing of painful memories for an unnamed commuter. From the vantage point of the present, Journey provides a succinct and yet fleeting narrative concerning memory and grief as it seeps back from the past casting long shadows on the extant.
A Different Kind of Beauty
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Fiction Lake. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Since Lindsey was a child, she had been sure of one thing: Jesse was The One. Even though he proved her wrong at eighteen, breaking her heart, he is the one person she has never been able to let go. Years later, Jesse has succumbed to sickness and addiction, but still, Lindsey is bound to him. She watches, hopeless, as the love of her life tumbles in a downward spiral, desperate to understand why.
The Life and Death of Abraham Massry and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,900. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
These 11 stories deal with author Joseph Sutton's Syrian Jewish background. The title story is about a Jewish immigrant from Syria who wants his American-born sons to follow the business and marriage path taken by him and his ancestors, except his son Jake shows the true calling of America by blazing his own trail. Come and enjoy Jake Massry's Syrian Jewish experiences from boyhood to manhood.
The Worship of Walker Judson
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Walker Judson sees light emanating from others; Soul Shadows, he deems them. On meeting Lauren Finch, after he straightens her spine, she transforms into a powerful healer in her own right. But when all goes awry, as others abandon Walker, Lauren remains steadfast, till the bitter last. And so, is Walker Judson truly a healer-gone-bad or a saintly soul whose paranormal talents are misunderstood?
The Ship
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story that aims to be odd
Eating It Too
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sophie pours love into her cooking. For years, she shared her gift with her husband. Now, she will infuse her baking with every feeling she possesses—one final act as payment for everything Harold plans for their future.
Thank You for Ten: Short Fiction About a Little Theater
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,850. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Little Dionysus Playhouse, like all community theaters, is a different place every day, as different people with different goals come in and out doing their thing. The ten stories in this collection explore both the drama and the comedy that happen in a community playhouse, both on and off the stage.
Redubbed a Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Redubbed remixes the iconic stories from James Joyce's Dubliners in celebration of its 2014 centennial. It's more than an eclectic collection of mashups, however. This anthology cum novel also tells the story of the eccentric employees of the publishing house which conceived it.