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The Immortal Mouth and Other Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A collection of sixteen short stories dealing with classic American themes of heroes and mentors, roller-coaster relationships, sports, coming of age, and aging. These stories deal with humanity's goodness and wickedness, loyalty and betrayal, rage and exultation, triumph and defeat.
Absent People ~A Collection of Five Short Stories~
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Absent People is a collection of stories about the people of the Midwest, an ode to the hardworking folks who know the value of life as well as the randomness of trouble. “The River Man” is the story of a young woman’s descent into depression. “After the Rain” is the story of a man who makes peace with himself and the people around him after his wife’s untimely death.
American Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,800. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A compilation of seven award-winning stories by TK Kenyon, previously published in literary journals, now together for the first time. Starred Review: “...quite unlike most standard commercial fare, a genre-bending story-part thriller, part literary slapdown with dialogue as the weapon of choice- makes us laugh, wince, and reflect all at the same time. Kenyon is definitely a keeper." --Booklist
Unlikely Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,150. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Here are eleven short stories, each an adventure, a new experience, a new beginning, another attempt to pin down the complex realities that surround us, befuddle us, overwhelm us, confuse us, distress us. They take place in locales ranging from Lahore, Pakistan to Silicon Valley and talk of life and lust, of success and failure and show a kaleidoscopic variety of responses to all of those.
Last Rites
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A man returns for his father's funeral in Guyana and has to confront some unpleasant memories associated with his father.
Uncle Tom's Gabbin' ... And So Am I
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,560. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Maybe it's the heritage, but Uncle Thomas Sullivan and niece Catherine Astolfo have always had a penchant for telling stories. Like their Southern Irish ancestors, their tales reflect both the light and dark of this world. Some of them will leave you laughing, while others will make you cry. All of them are a small slice of reality, exploring the human condition in its many permutations.
Story A Day May 2013
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Story A Day May 2013 comprises the 31 short stories and flash fictions written from daily prompts during May 2013. The stories in these collections vary in length, point of view (first, second and third) and genre. Other volumes and collections available.