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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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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)
On Board the Dog Star and other tales
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Price: Free! Words: 48,570. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The imaginary flaneur of Thirty Five Stories returns with twenty two further feuilletons.
The Moon 1210
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Series: The Moon Monthly Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The Moon monthly magazine features poetry and short stories from Lyn Lifshin, t. kilgore splake, Janet McCann, Gary Every, Daniel von der Embse, Robert Bates, David S. Pointer, and Misty Ellingburg.
Cassidy Creek Bridge
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Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
One chance meeting. A pact made. Two lives irrevocably changed. And they didn’t even know each others’ names. A passing encounter with a stranger might be long remembered; but what happens when, long after they’ve gone their separate ways, the actions of one continues to completely disrupt the life of the other?
Two Worlds
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,260. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Bill Conners is suffering from the new American dream. His job has been shipped overseas and he finds himself overqualified for the menial, minimum-wage jobs that are available. Davis Jefferson is part of the one-percent. Rich, successful and the man who put Bill out of job. When both men fall gravely ill, Davis makes Bill an unbelievable proposition and Bill has a difficult decision.
Nobody Thinks About Factories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Joan readies to leave her beau of five years. But who, really, holds the strings? Will he take his chance to manipulate her one more time . . . for old time’s sake? A story of rightly, and wrongly, taken revenge. Nobody Thinks About Factories: A Short Story.
The Tell-Tale Heart (Graphic Novel)
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Price: Free! Words: 50. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Experience a world of terror and psychosis from the master of horror, Edgar Allan Poe. As his madness slowly consumes him, watch Edgar stalk his unsuspecting victim and prey upon the evil vulture eye. In this graphic novel, The Tell-Tale Heart story comes alive with over forty images from the 2009 3D Animated Movie.