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Chaste
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Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A priest smokes a cigarette, sees a girl, and experiences a moment of hideous regret.
Once More With Feeling
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,080. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Two people meet in a seedy country-western watering -hole called the "Giddiup." One is a young widow named Emma-Lou who feels responsible for the death of her family. The other is a young college-educated rancher named Jonas, who is without family except for a surrogate father who lives on a neighboring ranch.
. . . Constant Red . . .
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Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At a time when the one per centers can have their way with whatever they want, they decide the color red is counter-productive. Can they just pull it off the shelves?
The Loner
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Series: The Canyon Club. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,200. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gatsby meets Persuasion in a story of sex and money in L.A. as a self-sufficient loner, new billionaire Will Sloan, dares to cross the divide of privilege to claim his lost love.
Bullfighter
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Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man goes to Spain, smokes a cigarette, and stands his ground.
Life on Other Moons
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Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After the last woman on Earth dies and the moon breaks in half, the male survivors begin to question love, masculinity, and fate. Later, a civilization on the moon begins to rebuild after decades of civil war. Three other stories chart the progress of a boy and his father on their multi-year journey from rural, 1960s Alabama to a war-torn Vietnam and ultimately to the moon.
God Metaphor
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 27,260. Language: British English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Carey turns his attention to religion, and spirituality and himself in this fascinating follow-up to Adjective Narcissism. 'The writing [is] engaging and the author's attention to detail [paints] a wonderful picture.' - onlinebookclub.org
Bright Red Devil
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,960. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in 2010 Nashville, Tennessee, Bright Red Devil chronicles eight months in the life of Jake Maynor. Once the city’s foremost radio disc jockey, he has in a decade descended to the depths of occupational ruin and moral decay.
The Guy in 3C and Other Tales, Satires and Fables
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Price: Free! Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The book is a mixed bag of satire, mordant and/or playful wit as well as other forms of non-realistic fiction. Targets include American historical blindness (The Guy in 3C”) , obsessive social correctness (“A Breach of Decorum”), greed (“The Reminder”) and literary pomposity (Litbiz Magazine Interview)
When We Were Locusts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,650. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 and represented by Bradford Literary Agency. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In 1994, Pete arrives in Providence carrying a poem from his ex-girlfriend, a stolen guitar, and a dead iguana.
Solving For Y
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,300. Language: American English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Seriocomic and subtly satiric, Solving For Y examines the modern era of free agency, both personally and professionally. Cookie cutter ideal nuclear families and cradle-to-grave corporate coddling are no longer the norm. Be nimble, be adaptable, or risk becoming obsolete, both at home and in the workforce. Solving For Y – seeking answers to the human comedy we all participate in.
Swift River
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,880. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Swift River is the story of Polly McPhee, who comes of age as her central Massachusetts town is gradually emptied and cleared, along with three others, to create the Quabbin Reservoir -- a permanent source of clean water for the people of Boston. Ultimately, Polly survives and rises above both personal misfortune and the loss of her home to discover a clear and hopeful vision of her future.
The Moon 1212
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Series: The Moon Monthly Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The Moon monthly magazine featuring work from Lyn Lifshin, t. kilgore splake, Gary Every, Stephen Thom, McArthur Gunter, Janet McCann, and Ali Noel Vyain.
Post Politica
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,690. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the words of John Lennon, 'Imagine there’s no countries', it really isn’t hard to do, is it? And yes, there will be nothing to kill or die for but all religions too. And hell, well it will be below us, and above us only ‘I’. Perhaps it’s already here, perhaps we already live in a world where in our thoughts and in our dreams, we can only ‘Imagine all possessions’ and we're all good citisumers
The House of Order
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,070. Language: American English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The first collection of composite stories by John Paul Jaramillo, presents a stark vision of American childhood and family. Set in Southern Colorado and Northern New Mexico, Manito’s only access to his lost family’s story is his uncle, the unreliable Neto Ortiz. Manito sorts family truth from legend as broken as the steel industry and the rusting vehicles that line Spruce Street.
Adjective Narcissism
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 26,080. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A complex portrayal of life through a young man's eyes, over the course of one evening Carey's protagonist finds himself caught in an honest author's exercise in narcissism. 'A quick read, that provokes genuine thought' - onlinebookclub.org
Primavera de relatos
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,640. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Ocurrió no hace tanto tiempo que las estaciones se detuvieron. Y los hombres, que precisaban del frío invierno, tanto como del cálido estío para sobrevivir, marcharon a hablar con la primavera, pues por ser esta la primera era la más estimada por todos. Y esto fue lo que ella les dijo: "No hace ahora ni seis lunas que vino un joven a mi vera para sembrar un recuerdo. Y al despuntar el primer..."
That'll Do
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Series: Herding Home. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,740. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
A treasure hunt in an old house, an encounter with spirits, and a parade of unusual characters greet Ruth Welborne when she leaves Oklahoma and moves into a "dual living house" in Centerbury, Vermont, with her old college roommate. Old friends introduce Ruth to a new addiction, Dog Agility, and help her come to terms with the real meaning of “That’ll Do.”
We Were Just Kids
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Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A stream of conciousness piece of flash fiction about a guy in a bar.
Peder and Terese
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Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At first sight of each other from the fishing boats of their fathers, Peder and Terese fell in love. But Peder was from Hjuvik, Sweden, twenty leagues across the Kattegat from Terese's home in Skagen, Denmark. And when the time came for them to claim each other, the Kattegat would be only one of gulfs to be crossed—the North Sea gale only one of tempests the lammeskyer brings.