Books tagged: pathos

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Three Stories About Eccentricity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three stories with three memorably unbalanced narrators. Meet Brose, a professional legal entity for hire, who suddenly finds his lucrative anonymity threatened when a friend buys an RPG for him on Avenue C and 13th Street. Then there's Ophelia, whose fetish is the NFL, and finally you won't forget Ray, whose politically-incorrect father's in the hospital for standing up for his black employees.
Storage Space: A collection of contemporary poetry
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
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Darren Stein worked in the townships and squatter camps around Johannesburg and Soweto from 1992-1996. His fields included adult literacy, voter education and community policing. His poetry deals with the emotional turmoil of his years in the townships, the psychological toll that this took upon him, and his subsequent immigration to Australia. His salvation is the joy of parenthood and marriage.
Its an Extraordinary Life - Don't Miss It
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,140. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
“Live Each Day As If You Have Cancer” is an Unforgettable Message. Randy Broad was diagnosed with Stage 3 Lung Cancer. After he got over the initial shock and fear this knowledge caused him, he decided that rather than fight his cancer, he would choose to live with it. He also accepted his cancer and decided not only that it would not stop him from living, but he would live extraordinarily.
After the Rains & Other Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,980. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection leads the reader on a scintillating roller coaster ride of emotions, with a generous serving of laughter, a hint of pepper and spices, and a back taste of deception. With distinctive and captivating voices, the stories give layers of wit and wisdom, and can be enjoyed on their own, or with company.
Love In A Time Of Innocence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,310. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Hank10 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Love makes the world go round. "LOVE In A Time Of Innocence" chronicles all the emotions of love -- Fleeting -- Illicit -- Enduring. The fascinating story weaves through the lives of “ordinary” folk who explore and experience the mysteries of love in its many facets.
The Boys from the Bush
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,390. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The exploits of four friends growing up in post-war Shepherds Bush: pre-TV and computer games yet boredom never existed. Schemes were hatched in "H.Q." - a perilous bombed-out house where only bare rafters remained. David, our storyteller - tales usually involving dead bodies. Reggie, the best sportsman. Joey, asthmatic but immaculate - cherry-blossomed shoes, brylcreemed hair. Ken, the narrator.
Feolito's Gift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: American English. Published: August 11, 2012 by Word Shadow. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The gift of ugliness. The curse of beauty. The magic of love. Can a handful of star-stuff change the fate of an ugly stone cutter who carves gargoyles in his own likeness? Or should he use his treasure for the benefit of another, an unattainable but unforgettable someone?
Eternity And More
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,430. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is the culmination of a life-long ambition to get a collection of science-fiction short stories out to the general public. I have covered many topics, some with a degree of irreverence, admittedly, but I have certainly provided every reader with plenty of food for thought.
Life, Death, and Laughter
You set the price! Words: 6,590. Language: American English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
The moment you first fall in love, you become a poet. Some of us decide to transform our thoughts and feelings into ink and splatter it onto flattened wood. Then we carefully blot the stains into a neat mess and call it art. I assembled this collection to share myself with the world; to draw a smile, a couple of nods, and a few laughs from readers seeking a thoughtful and humorous brand of poetry.
Open This Box!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Tinderbox Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Jim and Carmen, a couple, taking the Trans-Siberian Express train from China to Germany, meet a tragic German businessman in a Shanghai bar and are warned of the pernicious border guards en-route who confiscate food and valuables. On the train Jim devises a cunning plan to avoid the problem but is humiliated in the process.