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Complete Child
By Sharon Creal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,400. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A collection of literary short fiction, Complete Child looks at a variety of contemporary urbanites who find sometimes the only way past a baffling situation is through it.
De werkster
By Aglaia Bouma
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: Dutch. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Een werkster vindt overal briefjes met eigenaardige verzoeken...
Lucid Dreaming - March 2014
By Darryl Wood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: March 16, 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 March issue includes, "The Green Room,” where a group of actors rebel during a performance and “An Octopus Swimming the Worst Ocean,” where a man remembers what it is truly important to him.
The Termite Queen: Volume One: The Speaking of the Dead
By Lorinda J Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,320. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the 30th century, an off-world expedition brings back a giant termite with a behavior that suggests intelligence. During the planning for a first-contact expedition, Kaitrin Oliva, a linguistic anthropologist, falls in love with the entomologist-leader, a complex man hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, civil discord is brewing on the termite planet as the Queen's Chamberlain plots a murder ...
Stories of Genesis, Vol. 1
By Chris James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,010. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A new kind of fan fiction. Five original short stories based on characters which feature in songs by the rock band Genesis.
The Cleaning Lady
By Aglaia Bouma
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A cleaning lady keeps finding notes with peculiar requests...
The Boto's Child
By Rosalie Loewen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This short story about a mother and her child takes you to the mythical realms of the Amazon River.
A Short Stay in Hell
By Steven L. Peck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,590. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Strange Violin Editions. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An ordinary family man, geologist, and Mormon, Soren Johansson has always believed he'll be reunited with his loved ones after death in an eternal hereafter. Then, he dies. Soren wakes to find himself cast by a God he has never heard of into a Hell whose dimensions he can barely grasp: a vast library he can only escape from by finding the book that contains the story of his life.
Leaving Gilead
By Robert Crompton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,700. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Melanie rebels against the authoritarian religion of her family, she is cut off and has to make her way in life alone. Only then does she learn about Susan who had broken free a generation earlier.
Broken Wing
By Anna Klay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Broken Wing is a story about an abuser who was a victim of abuse as a child. This is a story about family relations, the need for love, the devastation of rejection, and the merry-go-round that keeps turning.
Short Stories
By Imaginative Publishing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fascinated by the human condition, the individual, and philosophy, L.R. Drake incorporates these elements into each one of his stories. This ebook contains four stories: “My Friend Nick” “The Man Who Cheated Death” “The Faithful Student" “Between Death and Life"
Paradox Lost: A Divine Comedy Book II
By Daniel L. Lowery
Series: The Paradox Lost Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,490. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
L'Inferno, the second part of Paradox Lost, has Steve Adams taking a job at a fundamentalist school. Adams thinks he can walk the intellectual tightrope between science and religion. When the university president's daughter tempts him into joining her family Adams begins to compromise his principles. Will a lifestyle of ease cause him to abandon science for superstition?
...The Twain Shall Meet
By j guevara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,310. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.75 star(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Twain's mind in modern times; insight with bite.
Honduras
By Joseph Ridgwell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011 by Mendicant Bookworks. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Better the paradise you know than the paradise you don't... Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction by London's Joseph Ridgwell.
Still Air
By Sean Monaghan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ben Easton's bringing his new son and girlfriend halfway around the world to meet his father and his father's new girlfriend. Naturally Ben's half-crazed mother is going to crash the party. A New Zealand literary story by Sean Monaghan, author of "Fog".
Epidermis
By Nikki McWatters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,010. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Eugenius Publishing. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
An eclectic collection of confronting short stories that peel away masks and expose sides of life that are usually simmering beneath the surface. Written by Nikki McWatters who was shortlisted for the Queensland Premiers Literary Award for emerging author. This is an anthology that will make you think about life with greater depth. Raw. Honest. Confrontational.
The Artistic Life
By Mark SaFranko
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011 by Mendicant Bookworks. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction by the incomparable Mark SaFranko.
Sunderwynde Revisited
By Joel Bresler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,690. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Strange happenings are in store for the residents of 4526 Sunderwynde Drive. An ancient Indian curse is about to go down, and a bungling group of oddballs wants to be there when it does. The results are hilarious, and will shake everyone off their foundations!
The Little Wooden Chair -or- The Most Unlikely Hero
By MJ Ware
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Maggy's grandfather knows he'll be dead by the time she's born. The only gift he can afford is one he makes with his own hands. As he finishes the little wooden chair, he has no idea that his gift will not only be her protector and companion, but it will teach her the meaning of Love. Includes a free bonus story: The Price of Friendship.
The Baer Boys
By Alan Hutcheson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,430. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After twenty five years of not making it as an actor, Darin returns home to take care of his recently widowed father. When he lands a long term substitute teaching job at his old high school he finds that it comes with more than the promise of a much needed paycheck.