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Psyche's Garden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,460. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man dies in strange circumstances, a girl is missing, and a child is born. Nic Penn is implicated in all of these mysteries, but he has disappeared. Is he dead, as his wife fears, or has he moved to pastures new, as his mistress suspects? When the two women discover the truth, their lives change forever. Psyche's Garden is a tale of madness and murder, but it is also about faith and redemption.
Hush Now, Don't Explain
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 74,520. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
World War II has just ended. Alongside her mixed-race “cousin” Billy, Honor grows to womanhood, enchanted by the colorful travel tales of the shanty store owner, Mr. Augustus Willard. The three friends, who are stifled by life in the dead-end town of DeForest Junction, Ohio, embark on a quest to find the piano man Billy suspects is his father in the legendary city of New Orleans.
The Wall
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Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A stream of consciousness piece of flash fiction about a man and a wall.
Mansarovar - Part 7 (Hindi)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,400. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
मानसरोवर - भाग 7 जेल पत्नी से पति शराब की दुकान जुलूस मैकू समर-यात्रा शान्ति बैंक का दिवाला आत्माराम दुर्गा का मन्दिर बड़े घर की बेटी पंच-परमेश्वर शंखनाद जिहाद फातिहा वैर का अंत दो भाई महातीर्थ विस्मृति प्रारब्ध सुहाग की साड़ी लोकमत का सम्मान नाग-पूजा ---------------------------------- मृदुला मैजिस्ट्रेट के इजलास से ज़नाने जेल में वापस आयी, तो उसका मुख प्रसन्न था। बरी हो जाने की गुलाबी आशा उसके कपोल
Mansarovar - Part 6 (Hindi)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,830. Language: Hindi. Published: September 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
मानसरोवर - भाग 6 यह मेरी मातृभूमि है राजा हरदौल त्यागी का प्रेम रानी सारन्धा शाप मर्यादा की वेदी मृत्यु के पीछे पाप का अग्निकुंड आभूषण जुगनू की चमक गृह-दाह धोखा लाग-डाट अमावस्या की रात्रि चकमा पछतावा आप-बीती राज्य-भक्त अधिकार-चिन्ता दुराशा (प्रहसन) -------------------------- आज पूरे 60 वर्ष के बाद मुझे मातृभूमि-प्यारी मातृभूमि के दर्शन प्राप्त हुए हैं। जिस समय मैं अपने प्यारे देश से विदा हुआ था
Premala
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,720. Language: Marathi. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Love story of a different kind.....!
Anything but Still Lives: The Worlds of Edward Hopper
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Price: Free! Words: 30,300. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This collection of short fiction takes nine iconic Edward Hopper canvases and imagines a narrative beyond the frame of each ‘still life’, leading the reader on a journey through the interwar and later years of Hopper’s women, whose lives are anything but still, and whose experiences transcend the cultural and historical constraints of their all-too-human condition, as conjured by Hopper’s art.
Slums of the Heart
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,620. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An argument out of control. Giving up gracefully. Man versus nature. An existential experience with a neighbour. And a dynamite breakup waiting to happen. Five short stories: Death to Reductionist Cinema, Nobody Likes a Quitter, Bless the Bunnies, Heavy Hangs the Hammer, Nobody Thinks About Factories. Slums of the Heart: The Fourth Short Story Collection.
The Apartment and the Machine
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You set the price! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A metaphor to represent the idea that every individual is of primary importance in our species' quest to understand the world around us, given the constraints of our tendency toward subjective perception. It's along the same lines as Plato's Cave, except with a more optimistic conclusion, for those of us not destined to be genius philosopher kings.
Mansarovar - Part 1-4 (Hindi)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 405,740. Language: Hindi. Published: September 23, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
मानसरोवर - भाग 1 अलग्योझा | ईदगाह | माँ | बेटोंवाली विधवा | बड़े भाई साहब | शांति | नशा | स्‍वामिनी | ठाकुर का कुआँ | घर जमाई | पूस की रात | झाँकी | गुल्‍ली-डंडा | ज्योति | दिल की रानी | धिक्‍कार | कायर | शिकार | सुभागी | अनुभव | लांछन | आखिरी हीला | तावान | घासवाली | गिला | रसिक संपादक | मनोवृत्ति
The Resurrection of Rey Pescador
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Winslet Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
You are invited to a world where everyone has mechanical hearts.
Mansarovar - Part 5 (Hindi)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,510. Language: Hindi. Published: September 22, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
मानसरोवर - भाग 5 मंदिर निमंत्रण रामलीला कामना तरु हिंसा परम धर्म बहिष्कार चोरी लांछन सती कजाकी आसुँओं की होली अग्नि-समाधि सुजान भगत पिसनहारी का कुआँ सोहाग का शव आत्म-संगीत एक्ट्रेस ईश्वरीय न्याय ममता मंत्र प्रायश्चित कप्तान साहब इस्तीफा --------------------------- मातृ-प्रेम, तुझे धान्य है ! संसार में और जो कुछ है, मिथ्या है, निस्सार है। मातृ-प्रेम ही सत्य है, अक्षय है, अनश्वर है। ...
Lucid Dreaming - September 2014
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Enter our dreams and ask afterwards if it was just a dream. We include selected short stories and vignettes in various genres from writers across the country. Quality is the only criteria for inclusion. The September issue includes, "Childhood Friends,” where the bullying of a child comes back to haunt the perpetrators and “End of the Line,” where a man bests the devil's adversary.
Lost in Apple Grove
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,620. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a patient suffering from Alzheimer's escapes from a nursing home, she is overwhelmed and confused by the world she encounters. Everything she sees and hears reminds her of an event from the past, but her tenuous grip on her present reality rapidly deteriorates.
Unlikely Killer
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Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
Unlikely Killer is a short, fictional account of what happens in the mind of a Bi-polar Disorder sufferer.
What the Crows Said
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
This short story concerns the nocturnal arrival of a winter flock of crows to the author's snowy neighborhood. Contrary to his first impression, this is no ordinary gathering of birds.
Seven Days of Friday (Women of Greece #1)
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Price: Free! Words: 95,360. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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When thirty-four-year-old Vivi Tyler runs away to Greece for a new beginning after her marriage abruptly ends, she discovers trouble is determined to keep her in its pocket. Soon she's fighting for her daughter's life, her own reputation, and desperately trying not to fall in love with a handsome, but unavailable, Greek doctor.
Ishtah - The Prostitute's Daughter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Daughter of the most illustrious prostitute in all Arrapha, young Ishtah must find a way to endure her mother's fame. Will she gather the strength needed to alter her course in life, or will she succumb to acceptance of her fate – surviving only in the shadows.
822
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Price: Free! Words: 20,450. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Slipstream examination of 4.5 years in Shanghai, featuring Nick Forteaux, Sany Music scout and the art rock scene, or is it all about the delightful song-and-dance girls 877, 855, and 822? Girlfriend-boyfriend relationships in Shangers, China, with some light near-future sci-fi with regard to the expat experience, hot Chinese girls, the revolution, and being lost and abroad.
You Never Had a Brother (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man's memories must deal with his brother's rejection of reality. Short story. (~2900 words)