Fiction » Literature » Literary

The Schrodinger Solution
By
You set the price! Words: 64,430. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Samantha Griffen is a scientist investigating strange anomalies in the laboratory where she works for Thorne Industries. She hires an intern who she fears may be spying on her work for her employer. The strange occurrences start to gain in significance and impact globally, threatening the destruction of life, the Earth, and even the universe. Can Samantha find the Schrodinger Solution in time?
Neon Literary Magazine #40
By
Price: Free! Words: 12,400. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
This issue’s authors are Sean Markey, Laura McKee, Sam Kolinski, Paul Clyne, Ruth Brandt, Flavian Mark Lupinetti, Mack Gelber, Jenny Blackford, Kate Wisel, and Paul French. Sarah Katharina Kayß (issue thirty-six) also returns with another excellent cover image.
Sebastian
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,910. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sebastian is the story of a young man who, due to an unfortunate accident, has his leg amputated shortly before World War I. When his father is drafted to the war it falls to him to run the family grocery store in Vienna, to grow into his responsibilities, bear loss and uncertainty, and hopefully find love.
The Music of Lost Things
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,940. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the Parisian landscape of artists and writers Caroline, an American photographer, arrives to make her way. With an auspicious start life reveals its beauty to her but her circumstances quickly change. She sees another side of reality and must learn to adapt. The nuances of desire, the importance of place and identity, and the high solitude of the exile are themes explored.
Life in Short
By
Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
a collection of 2 poems and a short story showing our life as it is
Lighting the World
By
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,390. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Whitepoint Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Wade Rule reveals to his classmate Maria that he plans to run off to Vermont to escape his domineering mother. When Maria tells him she'd rather run off than live with her father, Wade makes up his mind to take Maria along. But when he shows up at school with a shotgun to fetch her, things go horribly wrong.
Black-Naped Oriole in Hokkaido Snow
By
Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a tsunami has taken his daughter and leukemia his wife, Yasahiro Kobayashi goes to the mountains of Hokkaido to commit seppuku, but not before he rescues an old man from several delinquents. "Black-Naped Oriole in Hokkaido Snow" is a story of a man grabbling with love and lost, and life and death.
The Luck of the Weissensteiners
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,000. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the sleepy town of Bratislava in 1933 a romantic girl falls for a bookseller from Berlin. Greta Weissensteiner, daughter of a Jewish weaver, slowly settles in with the Winkelmeier clan just as the developments in Germany start to make waves in Europe. The political climate in the disintegrating Czechoslovakia becomes more complex and affects relations between the couple and the families.
Nothing Beside Remains
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,340. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015 by Fomite. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The year is 1976. East and West are being dissolved in an increasingly globalized world. The narrative moves between India during and after the Emergency and Vienna in the remembered shadow of the Anschluss, while drawing larger parallels about the consequences of intolerance. Chaos stalks the streets as the characters confront their inner holocausts.
The Chief and Her Sister
By &
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,510. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Chief is dead. Politics, family feuds and the bonds of sisterhood collide as the Carpenter sisters each vie to become the next Chief. Mary, the reluctant heir to the proverbial throne, has to choose between the life she loves in the city and the one on the Rez she's already turned her back on once. Younger sister, Amanda, is all too eager to prove she should have been the Chosen one.
خواطر و نصوص
By
Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: Arabic. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
خواطر و نصوص ، مجموعة من الكتابات في أوقات متباعدة و أحوال متباينة.
Where There Are Two or More
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,990. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by Fomite. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The characters in these thirteen stories set in the mountains of east Tennessee struggle with both regret and renewal. They discover unexpected turns even along the most familiar trails. They often find that where there are two or more, there is the potential for clarity and rebirth, even in the wilderness of lives they never saw coming.
Intimates: A Journey Towards Sacred Sexuality
By
Price: Free! Words: 60,920. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the near future, a group of young people start on their erotic, sacred sexuality journey of Courting, Coupling, Communing, Intimates ... then “beyond imagining.” They get The Shot so they do not have to worry about pregnancy, only enjoy themselves until...until they have to move into relationship, then family building, then the exploration of what it means when two become intimate.
A Sky Of Coal
By
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A Sky Of Coal is a short story by Raymond Sexton, written in 2014, Dublin, Ireland.
Chinese Literature and Culture Volume 2
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,260. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by IntLingo. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
From the runaway bride Peach in "An Empty Home" to the mute housemaid Jiahui in “Journey of Conscience” to the successful but disillusioned businessman Hu Wenqing, this volume reflects the diverse problems of contemporary Chinese work-a-day life and a search for meaning in a changing world. From most of these stories you hear the critical voice of today’s Chinese writers and a call ...
County Seat
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,190. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by Foreverland Press. Category: Fiction » Classics
County Seat is the last novel of the highly acclaimed "Mantz trilogy" by Paul Frederick Corey. Together with Three Miles Square and The Road Returns, Corey provided a fictional account of early twentieth century rural farming life in an Iowa neighborhood contained within three square miles.
The Soul as Strange Attractor
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,240. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“The Soul as Strange Attractor” is literary fiction, but the stories are neither boring, nor bewildering. The characters consider them true. Why quibble just because some of them hear things? If seriousness is sometimes lacking, there is always sincerity. Mudgap, New Mexico is a mountain village: some played out gold mines, a few Milagros, but no bean fields. If you never heard of it, look it up.
I Am Not Gog
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,850. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A modern allegory of emancipation. Lydia’s fragile tether has snapped. Beset by fraudulent debt, imminent eviction and demons from a tormented past, her insanity was predestined. Now it is war. Time to fight back. But things don’t go to plan. So, there is only one thing left to do: go and find the biggest bully of them all, and put a big flippin’ flea in his ear.
Trail Ways Pilgrims: Stories
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of literary short stories offering five haunting glimpses into the lives of women confronting hard choices in unique, vivid settings. Reader’s bonus: the first chapter of Ms. Pagan’s upcoming, fast-paced mystery, Zippo: Arson and Domesticity.
An Unknown Woman
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,830. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Authentic and heartbreaking, Davis’s intoxicating new novel is an exploration of identity, not as a fixed point, but as something fragile, shape-shifting and transient.