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The La Verne Writers' Group 2018 Anthology by Scott Skipper, Tamara Miller, Lisa Griffiths, AASharri, Jonathan Chaus, Toni Eastwood, & Holly Iris Scott
Price: Free! Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The 2018 LVWG Anthology offers something for everybody: humor, grit, warmth, action and adventure, poetry, YA, children’s stories, and somethings that we don’t quite know what they are.
Child Unknown by Graham Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 128,030. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Who is Catherine's father? She needs to know! Her mother was raped by three men 20 years ago, one is dead, one a murderer, the third insane. Knowing may save her critically ill daughter who needs a bone marrow donor. Hidden in the shadows is another unknown child who lived many years ago, friend to Catherine and her mother in a time of vital need. Who is this child and can she help now?
Child of an Unknown Past by Graham Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 128,040. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Who is Catherine's father? She is desperate and needs to know! Her mother was raped by three men 20 years ago, one is dead, one a murderer, the third insane. Knowing may save her critically ill daughter who needs a bone marrow donor. in the shadows is an unknown child who lived many years ago. She emerges and offers help at critical times of need, first to Lizzie and her daughter Catherine,
Danza con la luna by Andrea Candeloro
Price: $2.60 USD. Words: 50,250. Language: Italian. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
Questa raccolta a "tema" (una volta conosciuta con il titolo di “Danze in mongolfiera”) è composta da sedici racconti apparentemente legati dalla ricerca di un mestiere fantastico, come il pittore di pesci o l'inventore di forme di biscotti. Visioni che dal mondano s'immergono nell'universo ultraterreno di miti ed entità, cercando di districarsi nel personale sentiero della libertà...
Baghdad: The Final Gathering by Ahmad Ardalan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,520. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Middle Eastern, Fiction » Historical » General
"Wars, an embargo, and forbidden love in this once peaceful city..." With the drums of war just weeks away, Omar invites all those closest to his heart for lunch at his lavish villa overlooking the Tigris River of Baghdad. He can't help but smile at the faces that have graced his eventful life that spans from an interesting childhood, the two Gulf Wars, and the inhumane embargo
Following David & Other Stories by Graham Sloper
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Following David tells the story of friendship and love, and whether it is possible to reconcile tragic events over fifty years later. The fifteen short stories that accompany Following David take the reader on a journey from Hollywood to Stalingrad via Africa, France, Scotland and Cornwall, giving a fascinating insight into a range of characters and situations that are tragic, funny and poignant.
Sunlit Shadow Dance by Graham Wilson
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming - Second Edition, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 118,040. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
The girl you love vanishes - you search and search. No trace is found. You see someone who looks so like her - she looks at you but does not know you, no recognition flickers. Is it a mirage, dream or desperate hope? She likes you. You ask and she comes with you. Her mind sees only sunlight. You see dark shadowed edges. Can you remake your life with a person who holds no memory of you?
Just Visiting by Graham Wilson
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming - Second Edition, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 84,550. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Her hands and feet are tied and her mouth is gagged. She is a captive. She is being taken to a river full of crocodiles and she is terrified. How could it have come to this. Susan goes on an idyllic Australian holiday - the Barrier Reef is beautiful, Sydney is wonderful. She wants to see the Outback. A man offers to take her. She likes him and goes with him. But he hides terrifying secrets!
Illustrated Short Fiction of William H. Coles 2000-2016 by William H. Coles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 134,080. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of thirty-three award-winning short stories and a novella, each about one-of-a kind characters solving serious problems in challenging settings. The stories are crafted by William H. Coles with artistic intensity for engagement and entertainment. Each short story is illustrated by one of six artists commissioned for the story.
Down Independence Boulevard And Other Stories by Ken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,140. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
DOWN INDEPENDENCE BOULEVARD, is an anthology of short stories, focussed on some of the residents of INDEPENDENCE BOULEVARD as they struggle to cope with a racial conflict between the major nationalities in the period leading up to independence and after freedom is gained from Britain. The stories will follow these people as they leave their homes and face an uncertain future in Canada and America.
Perfect Execution And Other Stories by Michael Joll
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,550. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017 by Ken. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
“Michael Joll is a master of surprise endings, but they never seem forced. He always stays true to his characters and their worlds.” - Nancy Kay Clark, author and editor, CommuterLit.com.
The Paper Pauper on a Whistle Perch by Dreaming Big Publications
Price: Free! Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A compelling, moving, life-or-death story about thee survival of American democracy and Christian morality. A Paper Pauper on the Whistle Perch is a heart-rending sensitive, moving story of fear and danger, pain and struggle, futility and immorality in American democracy, which, like all other democracies throughout history, is destroying itself.
Λόγια της Πλώρης: Θαλασσινά διηγήματα by brain food
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: Greek. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General, Fiction » Classics
Τα Λόγια της πλώρης είναι συλλογή διηγημάτων του γνωστού συγγραφέα Ανδρέα Καρκαβίτσα, τα οποία αναφέρονται στη ζωή των ναυτικών. Πρωτοδημοσιεύτηκαν το 1899 και είναι από τα καλύτερα διηγήματα του συγγραφέα αυτού. Η συλλογή περιλαμβάνει 20 διηγήματα, τα ακόλουθα:
An English Visitor by Graham Wilson
Series: Crocodile Dreaming, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,520. Language: Australian English. Published: January 3, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A man is watching her, perfection of body. She stands on the beach, wavelets lap. He must have her, he will charm her. She will come with him like others have before. She is beautiful, an English visitor. She sees no danger. This man has wildness that intrigues and captivates, hiding dark shadows beneath. She goes with him, surrendering to his charms. They travel to places where no others go.
Odd ends by G Russell Peterman
Price: Free! Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection folktales, fantasy, poems, science fiction, fiction, short stories, novella, personal narrative and and few grandpa stories told my grandson.
The Games You Cannot Win by MK Williams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,880. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Roll the dice, pick a card, tell a lie, hide the truth. Whatever the move, it's all just part of the game. Follow the lives of four very different characters who are all trapped in an insidious game. Each story delves into the intricate web of misaligned motives and obscured half-truths.
A-Sides by Victor Allen
Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until June 12!) Words: 134,220. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
You asked for it, you got it -A-Sides, now fortified with zombies! From Lost loves to Buckets O'Gore, "A-Sides" has it all. Twenty stories, fair and true, featuring Ghosts, paranormal children, Spontaneous Human Combustion, lawyers, werewolves, aliens, conspiracy theories, pagan idols, romance, evil bankers, weird sisters, forbidden archaeology, and more!
Заветные травы by Питирим Массагетов
Price: Free! Words: 63,920. Language: Russian. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Biographical
Эта увлекательная книга о путешествии от Алтая через Южный Казахстан и Среднюю Азию. Автор - выдающийся исследователь лекарственных растений. На поиски их он и отправился в свой длинный и трудный маршрут. О наблюдениях и встречах, о находках и открытиях он рассказывает с мастерством художника и знанием натуралиста.
То был мой театр by Владимир Станцо
Price: Free! Words: 57,800. Language: Russian. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Drama
Это - книга, написанная "в стол" в 1984-85 гг. без надежд на скорое издание. Книга - о Театре на Таганке и о времени, не столь уж далёком, с его приметами и привязанностями, верой и безверием. Это - книга любви к тем, кому она посвящена, и книга грусти, причины для которой "очень даже есть", как пел Владимир Высоцкий. Автор книги - журналист, поэт и, по его словам, человек, "отравленный" Таганкой.
The Witiko’s Necklace and Other Fabrications by Brian Reynolds
Price: Free! Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
A collection of thirty short works of fiction by Brian Reynolds (Mouse, self-published at Smashwords, 2015) with a variety of themes and tones. All of them attempt to focus on character and the human condition. Many are located in the Canadian north, but others find their inspiration in the American Midwest and Toronto. Many have Indigenous content. All of them seek to be “literary” in style.