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Matt and Lizzy Suicides in Warren County by Charles White
Price: Free! Words: 59,170. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This story is about the author’s maternal grandparents, Matthew and Elizabeth Robertson, two people he never knew. He never knew them because in 1918 Matthew took his life and in 1930 Elizabeth did the same thing.
L'Enfer Du Paradis by Jesse CRAIGNOU
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: French. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union
Lucie s’endort sous un arbre au soleil vespéral d’un jour d’été. Le soleil couchant l’inonde de ses rayons... Mais voici qu’au lieu de tomber dans le sommeil, Lucie commence à percevoir derrière ses paupières closes, dans sa tête, l’image d’une femme, d’une femme très ancienne qui marche dans la savane sous le soleil brûlant.
For a Bottle of Beenleigh Rum - Short Stories and Poems by Robert Menzies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,720. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
This is a book of stories and poems about people. The author has put together forty years of observations of children, adolescents and adults in situations of love, hate, obsession, conflict, harmony and disharmony - observations that have coloured his life and the lives of those around him.
Midnight Mass and Other Stories by Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Brazilian Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis was the finest storyteller of nineteenth-century Latin America. "Midnight Mass and Other Stories" offers a selection of Machado's tales, from the oft-translated and sly erotic title story, a classic of Brazilian literature, to such brief ironic tales, not previously translated into English, as "A Game," "Coimbra the Clerk," and "Sooner the Tarpeian Rock."
Record Three: Shame by Allthing Publications
Price: Free! Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
I’ve done bad things. I’ve lied. I’ve cheated. Whenever my family gets doughnuts, I hide the blueberry fritter so no one else can eat it. This issue of Record is all about shame, and the stories we'd rather not tell.
Navegador de historias: Treinta cuentos cortos y un prólogo desesperado by Miguel Lozano
Price: Free! Words: 16,080. Language: Spanish. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Los cuentos que aparecen en esta compilación son pequeñas y modestas tramas. En ellas aparecen parejas infieles, flores masacradas, perros surrealistas, renos comunistas, androides inteligentes, mandolinas mexicalenses y mundos donde el ruido está prohibido.
Sergei Yesenin: Five Poems by Andrey Kneller
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » 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.
Ten Dark Enchantments by Daniel R. Robichaud
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In these ten powerful stories, Daniel Robichaud reveals himself to be a masterful storyteller, finding surreal, magical, and moving touches in the world we know and the world to come.
Reversals: Two Short Stories of Change by Jill Zeller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Two short very short stories by Jill Zeller. In Horse Trailer, a young man finds love and a Palomino after an earthquake. In Marathon, a woman who is short on words plans a very long journey.
Soup By Volume Two by Lisa Southard
Price: Free! Words: 48,210. Language: British English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
A second collection of eccentric, pragmatic, imaginative encounters with everyday life from the Wishbone Soup Cures Everything blog.
The Living Grave: A Compilation by Timothy Graves
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A collection of works that the author has bled and accumulated over the years. Short stories, poems, dialogues and perhaps more make up this concoction of a book. Timothy himself truly bids you, the reader, to enjoy.
Tales of Australia: Great Southern Land by Stephen C. Ormsby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014 by Satalyte Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Journey into visions of the Great Southern Land by eight Australian authors. The novelettes of this series will take you along arcane paths into fantastic Australias of the imagination.
English Yarns and Beyond by Gary Troia
Series: The Ray Dennis Series, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,970. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
In this short story collection, Gary Troia shares his adventures, travels and memoirs from his life. Anyone who has ever done building work for brutal wage slavery and wondered if they were going mad, will recognise the life of Ray Dennis, (Troia's alter ego) which evokes a vision of mind-numbing, soul-destroying workplaces and workmates.
Воспоминания фельдшера, Михаила Новикова, о Финской войне by Tatiana Danina
Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: Russian. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Эта небольшая по объему книга уникальна по своему содержанию. Здесь записаны реальные воспоминания солдата о Финской войне. Этот солдат – мой дедушка, Новиков Михаил Антонович. Он прожил 90 лет и умер в г. Мичуринске, где и похоронен.
SHADOWS OF TIME by SANJAY NAIK
Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 35,740. Language: Simple English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Essay » Literature
SHADOWS OF TIME : This is a collection of short-stories of characters who try to defy destiny, and rise up in spite of the most unfavorable circumstances. Some of them are successful, some of them are not. They project the basic human traits of survival against odds , struggle to maintain one's honor, patience, endurance and live life with both happiness and grief.
Poems & Songs by Jesse CRAIGNOU
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Poems & Songs is the top up to My Greatest Hits with the poems added… It stretches and reaches further into my writings… My Greatest Hits arise and evolve from so many things and people who inspire me… in poetry but mostly in songs… texts so beautiful I couldn’t live without them… whether songs, poems or lyrics… I have chose to share this honour and pleasure with you…
Tripping Into Mexico by Eldon Arkinstall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,100. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian, Fiction » Inspirational
Corsey Clamming travels through Canada, the USA, and Mexico, observing. Men released from prison, self-destroying artists, homeless hitch-hikers, hookers, cops and drunks all pass his path. Corsey believes in a world of consciousness, meaning, and responsibility. For everyone. Dirt, heat, blood, and beauty mix as Corsey explores the philosophy of, 'You create your own reality.'
中文文学 Chinese Essay: 散落的花瓣 by Hongyang（Canada）/ 红洋（加拿大）
Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Chinese
公元2013年的最后一天，看着窗外满树的冰枝在阳光下渐渐消融，想到几天前那场罕见的冰暴雨将多伦多凝固成冰晶剔透的世界，所有的树枝犹如玻璃枝一般在阳光下璀璨夺目，不由感叹美丽的稍纵即逝。 其实在我们走过的日子里，有许多美丽和温馨如落花般不经意地散落身旁。回望来路，美丽已成风尘中飘荡的记忆，虽然短暂，但却刻在了过往的岁月里，令人依然动容。 于是，决定将自己多年写下的散落在网上的心情随笔小文汇总一起，与读者朋友分享。 串起片片散落的花瓣，用文字留下记忆，红尘中谢谢你与我同行。