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Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu we show the story exposing us to the adventurist narrative where its main character, the plenipotentiary Ambassador Papefu, is involved between canons and fights alongside the famous son of Corsica, now proudly becoming French; and who shocked that stale world by dethroning obsolete monarchies and kings which considered themselves as eternals.
Best Bi Short Stories
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,770. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Circlet Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Literary collections » Gay & lesbian
Best Bi Short Stories is the first book of its kind, a literary anthology bringing together the finest representations of bisexuality in fiction. With an all-star author lineup ranging from Katherine Forrest to Jane Rule, Ann Herendeen to Jan Steckel, and curated by longtime bi activist Sheela Lambert, Best Bi Short Stories encompasses the diversity and richness of bi experience and imagination.
The Place Where I Come From
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Milton, Delaware - a town at the Southern tip of the Delmarva Peninsula - is very flat, very sandy, and very small. "The Place Where I Come From" portrays the lives of small-town inhabitants just before the Internet became prevalent, in the 1970s and 1980s. Influenced by Sherwood Anderson's "Winesburg Ohio" and by the stories of Shirley Jackson, "The Place Where I Come From" is a precise depictio
The underclass lover
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,460. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
He seems to me, as an underclass lover, to be another Casanova in the 21st century in Kalimati, presumably in a local context out of Kathmandu City. Is he a good or a bad fellow? There was something that inhibited her going to the room of Pasan. She was worried for the consequences. She finally told him that it was already late for her to return home. It was a conflict of emotions.
Meduse Connection
Series: eco thrillers, Book 2 · social thrillers, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 95,160. Language: Italian. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
"When you put a finger in the water you touch the seas all over the world," says an old Slavic saying. When a sea after the other Fiorani hears news of incomprehensible episodes, including the menacing presence of jellyfish killer, he will try to show that the causes are due to radioactive waste scattered on the seabed of Pacific and Mediterranean. But in the midst of the many misfortune, a light.
Sweet & Sour-1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic
These stories explore the various relationships of human bonds in one way or other. They are stories of respect, love, hatred, anguish, affection, loneliness, revenge and tolerance. This book contains 10 short stories. Some of them may make you laugh and some of them may make you cry, or at least make you think.
Antologia de Napoleon y Papefu.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: Spanish. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
En Antología de Napoleón y Papefu vemos la narración aventurista donde el personaje principal, el embajador plenipotenciario Papefu, se ve envuelto entre cañonazos y luchas junto al famoso hijo de Córcega convertido orgullosamente en francés, y quien estremeció al mundo de entonces destronando monarquías
Sciarada per Fiorani
Series: eco thrillers, Book 3 · social thrillers, Book 3. You set the price! Words: 48,050. Language: Italian. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Action
An invisible web joins a rising star of the italian new economy and a French nuclear company. But what relation could there be between the earthquake in Indonesia, the radioactive waste in the Indian Ocean and piracy in Somalia? Or between uranium mines in Niger and arms trafficking in the Horn of Africa? A labyrinth with no apparent way out which Henry Fiorani will face not to lose love again.
The Cycle of Ramón & Other Stories from the Cantina
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
These are magic realism short stories. Love is bound through time, the heavens weep, the most beautiful woman in all of Mexico is cursed, a rabbit & a priest work through a drought, and the owner of a cantina relates tall tales that make Paul Bunyan pale in comparison. If you've enjoyed the works of Gabriel García Márquez and Isabel Allende, you'll enjoy these Stories from the Cantina.
А Небеса, оказывается, рядом!
Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: Russian. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Встреча, перевернувшая жизнь земной девушки. Ее небесные странствия.
The Loner Stands Tall
Price: Free! Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Three short stories that focus on the importance of living for yourself. Kunal refuses to give his crops for charity to the neighboring drought hit village. But the government forces him otherwise. 'Indignated Robbery' shows how Kunal fights against the society to get his crops back. Other stories revolve around placing yourself above others.
Rhythmic Filipino American Poetry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,710. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
A poetic biography of M.M. Renaissance. Film Maker, Stand Up Comedian, Actor, Film Producer, Record Producer, Restaurant Owner, Screen writer, Article Writer, Peak Performance Coach, Father, Author of several books, and he also has a music album. He's just all over the place, mentally, emotionally, physically and financially.
Contrappasso Magazine, Issue 4: International Writing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,350. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
CONTRAPPASSO is an independent biannual magazine of international writing published in Sydney, Australia. Issue 4 features writing from Mexico, China, Russia, Italy, the UK, Ireland, New Zealand, the USA, and Australia.
Confluence: Spring 2014
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Confluence is IPFW's literary journal. In this issue we feature over 20 new and published authors and artists including Curtis L. Crisler, Aaron Michael McClaskey, Tonya R. Moore, Richard Leslie, Jeremy Stroup, Tara Denny, Andrew Dubach, Sara Jackson, and Nathaniel Morris, among others.
All the Ways Home
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,830. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014 by Grimbold Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General, Fiction » Literary collections » European / General
All the Ways Home is a collection of short stories, essays, and poetry written by we who have chosen lives far from home, we whose paths stray from the well-trodden, and we who look in all directions for answers. Written to the themes of Identity and Crossroads, our stories and poems examine what makes us who we are, and how our choices affect the direction our lives take.
The Fart (Tales from Japan)
Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a story of a dramatic event that happened to a boy named Harukichi one warm afternoon in autumn. Harukichi goes to a small school in a small village. Sometimes Harukichi is embarrassed by the way his classmates behave. One day a new teacher named Mr. Fuji arrives from the big city. Another interesting character in this story is Ishitaro. Ishitaro likes to fart. A lot.
Borderlines: 3 long stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Borderlines contains 3 long, hilarious and heart wrenching stories, written in cinematic prose. In 'Carnival Cop', 'Bonzo' and 'One for the Rover' ee see the real Ireland and the Irish: funny, zany, complicated, love-crazy and always entertaining. Novelist Willy Vlautin says: “Eddie Stack has a way of making you laugh and cry at the same time...a great Irish storyteller.”
The Elders' Wisdom
Price: Free! Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
The Elders' Wisdom is a collection of hundreds of the most powerful Liberian Parables along with their meanings. The author gives some in depth explanations in some places to make understanding these parables easy for those that are unfamiliar to Liberian culture.
Proverbs From Liberia
Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
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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.
Suppose: Drabbles, Flash Fiction, and Short Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,290. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
Suppose you saw something you couldn't explain. And then suppose it turned out to be something far stranger, or funnier, or more horrifying than you ever expected. That element of surprise, and a different way of looking at things, is what this anthology is all about. Most of the short stories take less than fifteen minutes to read, and the ultra-short drabbles take less than thirty seconds.