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Tears for Rahul Dutta
By Gaurav Monga
Price: Free! Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012 by Philistine Press. Category: 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.
An Artist's Freedom
By John Muir
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 3 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.
Systole
By Corrine Ann Delvecchio
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Systole is the contraction of your heart that pushes your blood through your veins. "Systole" describes that contraction with rhythm, rhyme and reason. "Systole" is relationships in poetry. "Systole" is modern poetry, sometimes sophisticated and sometimes simple. "Systole" is twenty-three, 21st century poems that reveal relationships with honesty and truth... Perhaps an edgy truth.
Crónicas de los perdidos
By Albert Gamundi, Sr
Series: Pensamiento alternativo, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: Spanish. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
(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.
Helios
By Che Parker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Helios is a collection of short stories by author Che Parker.
La rebelión de los pelones
By Roberto Carvallo Escobar
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 115,800. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
Todos somos historias de muchas historias. Cargamos con una narrativa que nos hace lo que somos. Éstas nos muestran también lo que seremos. El libro narra el encuentro de personajes y eventos realistas en un mundo de mágica desolación creadora de la idiosincrasia del mexicano. En los personajes confluyen historias que intentan reflejar un México de recuerdos fantásticos que nunca tuvieron lugar.
Matachewan
By Lisa Dee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Matachewan is a collection of Canadian short story literary fiction. WahWashKesh in central Ontario, Matachewan in Northern Ontario, Major Street in Toronto: these are all the haunts of my childhood. Not where we lived but where we vacationed (if you can call spending the night at my grandmother’s house a vacation.) How these places weave spells as the years pass.
The Missing Postman and Other Stories
By Tom O'Brien
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,330. Language: British English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A book of quirky short stories about life in modern Ireland - mostly from those who have left its shores and who are no longer sure where 'home' is.
Snuff Out the Candle
By Angelique LaFontaine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,330. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of 10 digital short stories. This collection includes drama, suspense and terror.
Распродажа
By Сергей Гордиенко
Price: Free! Words: 17,740. Language: Russian. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
(5.00 from 1 review)
It's in our hands. And even Eternity. / Смысл истории в том, что ты сам в ответе за свои промахи или за свой успех. И в том, что стекляшка, наполненная смыслом, может быть гораздо ценнее бриллианта.
Азбука (Azbuka)
By Илья Светозаров
Series: Концепция (The Conception), Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,740. Language: Russian. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union
(5.00 from 1 review)
Книга "Азбука" – часть серии КОНЦЕПЦИЯ из 11 книг, которые будут интересны самому широкому кругу читателей. Вера, религия, философия – вот то, о чем я предлагаю поговорить в ходе нашего спокойного и ненавязчивого общения. Со своей стороны обещаю сделать этот разговор простым, интересным и увлекательным. А главное – предельно информативным.
Избранное (Izbrannoye)
By Илья Светозаров
Series: Концепция (The Conception), Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,950. Language: Russian. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
(5.00 from 1 review)
В книгу "Избранное" вошли отдельные главы из 11 книг серии КОНЦЕПЦИЯ, которые, я надеюсь, будут интересны самому широкому кругу читателей. Вера, религия, философия – вот то, о чем я предлагаю поговорить в ходе нашего спокойного и ненавязчивого общения. Со своей стороны обещаю сделать этот разговор простым, интересным и увлекательным. А главное – предельно информативным.
Euthalia
By ZeugmaPad
Price: Free! Words: 25,860. Language: Italian. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Un fiore, un colore e ali per volare. Racconti da sbocciare. Euthalia è il fiore che sboccia, in greco antico, ma è anche il nome di una farfalla.
Sergei Yesenin: Five Poems
By Andrey Kneller
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » 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.
Bulat Okudjava: Six Poems
By Bulat Okudjava
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Andrey Kneller. Category: Fiction » Poetry » 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
Whitecaps: a short story
By Thea Atkinson
Price: Free! Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
First memories are evocative, but so too are the last. George mourns his daughter three days after he lost her, and struggles with memories from his past as he tries to make sense of death. Whitecaps is a short story in the Deadly Catches collection of 4 short stories about the sea.
The Clam Trees
By Bob Aubin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,980. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The young physician from Boston knew that his father was not dead. Even as a boy growing up in Yakima, he knew. And with this empty feeling, this uncertainty within, he finally searches out the old man and finds the retired professor living quietly on Cape Cod near the summer cottage in which he was conceived--not far from the Clam Trees in Rock Harbor.
Cuckoo Funeral, Magique, The Odd Job: Three Short Stories
By Christina Hyun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In "Cuckoo Funeral", a Korean-American teen knows her mother is the keeper of a secret, but she cannot pry it from her. In "Magique", a man wants his wife to partner with him in his greatest dream - to be a full-time magician - but she thinks magic is a stupid hobby. He gives her one last chance to support him. In "The Odd Job", an old man offers a vagrant woman a job scraping paint off his house.
Conversation With A Barn Cat
By Charles Rogers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
0.25 star(4.29 from 7 reviews)
This short collection of essays will bring a smile of recognition to those who love the people, the land, and the culture of the Ozarks. The author evokes the rhythms of a nearly forgotten life style. The overall tone is gentle good humor blended with love for the time and place.
Birdsong of the Penateka
By R. William Rogers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
(4.00 from 1 review)
BIRDSONG OF THE PENATEKA is an unlikely love story between two members of opposing Comanche tribes. It is a must read for fans of the award-winning: Book 1 of The Arkansas Valley Series, titled: TOWARD A NEW BEGINNING. It continues the exploits of the beautiful Comanche woman, Birdsong, after her successful returning of the children to their White Eye families in the wagon train.