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Tears for Rahul Dutta by Gaurav Monga
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.
Systole by Corrine Ann Delvecchio
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Literary collections » 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.
A Gentleman and a Scholar by David Vernon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,640. Language: Australian English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Thirty-four short stories are show-cased in this marvellous anthology created from the winning stories in the Stringybark 'Dog Eat Dog' Short Story Award 2017. Inspired by the titles of clichés, not one of these stories is a cliché. Fresh, imaginative and often funny, this is a wonderful Stringybark Stories anthology
Crónicas de los perdidos by Albert Gamundi, Sr
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.
Resurrecting Cybele by Jenifer Mohammed
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,990. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Cybele Moondragon is an unemployed English graduate student who is disillusioned with her life and tired of being in debt. She decides to resurrect a matriarchal cult based on the pagan goddess Cybele in order to make a lot of money and empower men and women who are stifled in more traditional, patriarchal religions.
Monster Faces by Bill Parsons
Price: Free! Words: 39,710. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Collection of short stories about drug addicts and some of the awful situations they can get themselves into. Also included is ch 1 of soon to be released novel: A Girl A Fetus And A Monster A story about a pregnant drug addict who finds herself stuck at an old abandoned house where she hoped to end her life but is forced into having to deliver her own drug dependent baby
Proverbs From Liberia by Othniel D. Forte
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.
Erratic Shorts by Tyrell Hall
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.
Devil's Choice by Graham Wilson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2018 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian(5.00 from 1 review)
A parents worst nightmare. A small child with an incurable disease and a father who served in Vietnam and blames himself for her illness. The family is torn apart. Finally only one choice remains to save the daughter's life, a Devil's Choice. She must confront three men who raped her mother, now in jai, seek to find out which is her father, then beg this person for help to be a transplant donor,
Travelling Time Plains by Deborah Weetman
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.
Необычайные приключения царевича Орама / Сборник притч, сказок, рассказов, легенд by Egor Koshenkov
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 14,970. Language: Russian. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian(5.00 from 1 review)
«Необычайные приключения царевича Орама» – это цикл волшебных философских сказок, объединённых фигурами мудрого Царя и его юного друга царевича Орама.
Bulat Okudjava: Six Poems by Bulat Okudjava
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Andrey Kneller. Categories: Fiction » 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
An Unlikely Trust by Shana Holzendorf
Series: The Decision. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General(5.00 from 1 review)
An Unlikely Trust is Book 3 of The Decision series. Book 1, Path to Distant Dreams, introduces two young ladies with dreams of escaping plantation life. Book 2, Past the Shadows, picks up with Lily's fateful decision, while Book 3 leaves clues to Margot's character. Is she really calculatingly cunning? Or is she nothing more than a victim of her circumstances just trying to break free?
The Missing Postman and Other Stories by Tom O'Brien
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,330. Language: British English. Published: September 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh(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.
The Pea by Mike Bozart
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.
Деревня (повесть)/Derevnya (Russian Edition) by Sergey Bogatkov
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,830. Language: Russian. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union(5.00 from 1 review)
Павел Верещагин после путешествия по Европе, с неохотой едет к бабушке в одну из захолустных деревень Рязанской области. Он испытывает культурологический шок и разочарование от всеобщей убогости и не обустроенности деревни. Позже он полностью окунается в разгульную деревенскую жизнь. И вскоре начинает понимать и ценить родную деревню, её неброскую скромность и простоту. Он обретает понятие Родины.
Love & Darts by Nath Jones
Series: On Impulse, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 48,940. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 1 review)
2012 Anderbo Self-Published Book Award Entry of Note Honorable Mention at the 2012 Paris Book Festival You'll be entranced by these twenty-four stories as Nath Jones finds her way into this fun and biting life. She does not shy away from mortality but conducts you from the kaleidoscopic moment when a toddler loses her innocence to the last breath an old man takes in a rowboat at sunrise.
The Way Things Were - Collected Stories by JR Rogers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,870. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General(5.00 from 1 review)
A mixed theme anthology The Way Things Were is a first collection of narratives by this historical thriller novelist. Set both in the United States and in various parts of the world the author conjures up a broad range of unusual characters and plots often set in unforgiving and unfriendly worlds. Many of the narratives first appeared in various literary journals and or online.