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Stories South of the Sun
You set the price! Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(5.00 from 1 review)
STORIES SOUTH OF THE SUN is a collection of short fiction by Stella Samuel. Take a shallow dive into just a few of the various genres Stella writes in this diverse collection of pieces from middle school adventure to young adult coming of age and love and loss sprinkled with a bit of suspense.
Travelling Time Plains
Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a poetry collection that scans many different topics: love, nature, travel, inspiration, history and general.
Me--Molly
Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Me--Molly" is my entry in NPR’s Round Ten of their occasional feature, “Three Minute Fiction.” In this case, each story had to be written as a voice-mail message.” Had to be dialogue, right? I thought, "This is my chance." They did select a story with a similar theme, but--in my opinion--it didn't convey much power or emotion. See what you think, and let me know.
Erratic Shorts
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Take a glance of these random shorts by Tyrell Hall in the eBook ERRATIC SHORTS. Enjoy a tale of a young man's journey back home. Experience a trip beneath the sea to find a lost ship and her spoils or a moment of interrupted peace.
The Pea
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
The author (Agent 33) recounts the day that he and his son found an unusual object inside a spray paint can. Approx. 1100 words. Violence: None. Sex: None. Drug usage: None. Mr. Malloy: Not present. Strangeness level: Moderate.
Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Character driven short stories dealing with an undocumented immigrant, a runaway slave, coming of age experiences, a love story and end of life.
Night of the New Russian
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The third story in a series by David Brining exploring life in post-Communist Russia, Sergey Priapin is beginning to hate his wife. Caught in the middle, his sons dream of a future in the USA, far away from the chaos and stress.
Proverbs From Liberia
Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
(5.00 from 1 review)
Proverbs are a huge part of our oral tradition. In fact, whole sections of our traditional history are understood and transmitted through this method. Unfortunately, it is underappreciated like many other aspects of Liberian literature, culture or history. Our elders are known for dispensing their wisdom in these wise sayings. This book collects parables from all across Liberia. It's a must-have.
Sleepless in Sovietsky
Price: Free! Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Oleg Yavlinsky is a good cop, or at least he thinks he is, until a chance encounter with a wealthy businessman challenges everything he holds dear and brings unsettling memories his time in Chechnya back to the surface. A short story about life in Russia in the 1990s, the second in a series by David Brining.
Bulat Okudjava: Six Poems
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Andrey Kneller. Categories: Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bulat Okudjava (May 9, 1924 – June 12, 1997) was a Russian and Soviet poet, novelist, singer and song-writer. He was an author of approximately 200 songs that he himself set to music. At the time when majority of Soviet art was directed at the masses, his songs were hauntingly original and personal. It was this quality that attracted his listeners and helped to establish him as one of Russia’s mos
Sergei Yesenin: Five Poems
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
(5.00 from 1 review)
A small, dual-language selection of poetry from one of the most beloved Russian poets of the 20th century, Sergei Yesenin.
Crónicas de los perdidos
Series: Crónicas de los Feelsonsteel, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: Spanish. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Crónicas de los perdidos es el quinto libro de la col·lección de pensamiento alternativo que recoge algunas experiencias más de Harter Feelsonsteel y su hija Beatriz Feelsonsteel en la nueva realiad en la que se encuentran ahora. En esta ocasión la acción tendrá lugar a pie de calzada por una parte, y por la otra en una gan ciudad. La acción y los sentimientos a flor de acero estan asegurados.
Branches - Three Stories About Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(4.00 from 1 review)
BRANCHES contains three short stories about family relationships by award winning author Joel Arnold; 'Korean Mother is Dying' 'A Hand to Hold' and ''Jump!' the Water Master Cried'. While mostly known for his horror and suspense, here author Joel Arnold presents a trio of emotionally charged literary shorts that just may leave you crying, cheering, or both.
A Flash Of Inspiration; A Collection Of Flash Fiction Stories
Price: Free! Words: 4,440. Language: British English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of 28 weird and unusual Flash length stories covering various genres.
Tears for Rahul Dutta
Price: Free! Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A surreal, existential and dreamlike story cycle, following the life of the mysterious Rahul Dutta.
100 Books You Must Read Before You Die
Price: Free! Words: 18,270. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
You’re reading our attempt at not only selecting the bestsellers who we found as per Real-Time sales data are the 100 greatest novels of all time, but also deserve to be ranked as the ELITE OF THE ELITE..
An Artist's Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A sample story from the collection of 13 stories in Short Shorts & Longer Tales. A deaf mute aboriginal artist loses a canvas on which he has painted his life. Though he knows where it is, and he can see it, he can't touch or reclaim it. But his ancestral upbringing means he can't leave it behind, so he remains in the vicinity to be near it, passing his time waiting an opportunity.
Gauche the Cellist
Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese
(3.00 from 1 review)
Another gem from the Japanese maestro of storytelling Kenji Miyazawa. Gauche plays the cello in the town orchestra, but he needs to do a lot better if he wants to keep his place. He realizes he is going to have to practice every spare moment if he is going to improve in time for the big concert. But will that be enough? Just when he is getting into his rhythm a visitor drops in - and then another.
Roses and Lies
Price: Free! Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literary collections » African
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Allan is an advocate in Nairobi. He finds himself in a world where the truth is hidden along the corridors of justice. As years go by, he rises the leadership ranks and is admired by his constituents. However, his wife, Pamela knows one thing about him: he gives her a rose for every lie. Question is, who is counting?
Invasive Species
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
(2.00 from 1 review)
John Cheever is waylaid by a growing problem. Invasive species have colonized the roadways of British Columbia and marred John’s peace-of-mind. He takes action even as one conscienceless man threatens to destroy John’s work.