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Thick and Fast by Tommy Dakar
Price: Free! Words: 68,290. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ambrose Ork was born thick. By contrast Harvey Paulson, the new owner of the mansion, was ambitious, and as fast as they come. So when the body was found it was clear who would take the blame. Because there was nothing Ambrose could do to change things. Or was there?
Thirteen Sketches by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Some call them short stories, others call them short short stories (short shorts for short). Some even call them prose poems, and I guess that in some ways they might be. I call them sketches, for that’s how I see them: an impression or mental view sketched out for joy or remembrance. This collection includes thirteen sketches about everything from air to a Bristlecone Buddha.
Ten Poems about East Asia & Kitsch Nebula Ampersands And by Ralph-Michael Chiaia
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 1 review)
Move over Buddha! Here comes Chiaia! The book of poems is broken into two parts. Part one is a travelogue told in a haiku-like style covering Malaysia to Korea. Part Two is a more aggressive mantra with terror-laden conversations between a Person and a Mushroom, Odes to things such as Kitsch Technology and For the Sake of It, and experimental poems filled with codes and HTML text.
Literary Lunes Magazine March/April 2013 issue by Literary Lunes Publications
Price: Free! Words: 21,070. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Welcome to the March/April 2013 issue. I apologize for the lateness of it! the May/June will be available within the next week. In this issue, there are lots of articles from authors sharing their experiences on their journeys.
El papiro (Primera novela de la trilogía El Papiro) by Diego Fortunato
Series: TRILOGÍA EL PAPIRO, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 81,640. Language: Spanish. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Ante el temor de estar en presencia de un Anticristo, monjes de una antigua Misión Capuchina inician la despiadada persecución de un joven predicador. La Santa Sede aprueba la acción porque cree que descubrirá el misterio de un fragmento de Los Papiros del Mar Muerto donde se revelan oscuros secretos.
Death Minus Hours by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
His father has been in jail for twenty years, the last few of these on death row for killing his aunt—his father’s sister—a murder he indeed did commit. His execution is set for the next morning, and he has finally agreed to see his son.
La montaña by Diego Fortunato
You set the price! Words: 147,730. Language: Spanish. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
En un relato de la vida real, un hombre abandonado por su esposa se refugia en una pequeña cabaña situada en una montaña cercana a la ciudad. Destrozado sentimentalmente, en bancarrota y luchando por sobrevivir, comienza a escribir un Diario donde relata su tormento y alucinantes fantasías pinceladas de realismo mágico.
Électrons livres by Auteurs indépendants
Price: Free! Words: 21,850. Language: French. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Une œuvre composite d’auteurs auto-publiés. Vous y huit nouvelles ou extraits de livres dans différents genres.
Wishflowers by Jamie Thornton
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A woman living in an urban neighborhood gripped by a recession witnesses her neighbors leave, home by foreclosed home. But when the police and the “C U Move” van come for her, she must stand up for her right to belong. A short story originally published in The Quotable Lit.
Chronology of an Egg by Peter Tieryas Liu
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Peter Tieryas Liu’s Chronology of an Egg is a companion to his debut Watering Heaven, published in October 2012 by Signal 8 Press in Hong Kong. Chronology of an Egg is a mini-collection containing five short stories -- two from Watering Heaven (“Gradients” and the title story) and three others.
When the Family Gathers by James Hampton
Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Mr. Carlin has a secret: he has been living a lie, a lie that, when revealed, could destroy his entire family. Today his loved ones are all gathered in one place...but can he bring himself to tell them the truth?
Os Filhos da Revolução by Renato Carreira
Price: Free! Words: 85,560. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Num momento de invulgar consciência política, Júlio Mourão, dramaturgo falhado, escreve uma peça com mensagem e vende-a pela fama e fortuna a que sempre aspirou secretamente. Corroído por um remorso vago, quase nem percebe como uma simples travessia do Rossio o transforma num ícone revolucionário suficientemente vazio de conteúdo para inspirar multidões.
Альманах журнала "Венский Литератор" № 21 by Wiener Literat Magazine
Price: Free! Words: 54,870. Language: Russian. Published: April 25, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Литературный журнал «Венский литератор» издается в Вене, Австрия, на русском языке с 2006 года. Перед читателем – первая версия журнала в формате электронной книги.
Los Angeles Angie by Dean Blake
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Eighteen year old Angie is wealthy, careless and popular, especially with the boys. Enjoy a brief yet entertaining story about a young man’s failed attempt to woo her over as they spend an evening in a bar in the city. Los Angeles Angie is just one story of a collection of others in Dean Blake’s much anticipated book, Surface Children.