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Without You
By Elizabeth Morris
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 68,350. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Everywhere there is water. Nearly all these stories explore basic human characteristics - poverty, puberty, loss, hope, aging, dementia, racism, gender identity, mischievousness, love - with the ocean or a river or a pond or a beach as background. You won't like all the characters, but you'll love some, tolerate a few, and be intrigued by all.
Miss Dollar
By Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A classified ad is offering a large reward for the return of a lost greyhound. Mendonça, a single young doctor who has found the dog, makes his way to a house on Rua de Mata-cavalos, where the reward he ultimately collects is much different from the one mentioned in the classifieds.
Kepsteno Rotwo
By Julie Wheeler
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In the village of Pokot in Kenya, traditional father, Felix struggles to cope as his daughter Matilda decides to reject one of the oldest rituals of their community.
VIEW from the USSR
By Alex Jones
Series: Short Stories, Memours. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This book is a selection of short stories about life in the former USSR, first love, sports, travel abroad, aging, avatar- artificial man, reincarnation etc.
Shake Away These Constant Days
By Ryan Werner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Jersey Devil Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Thirty short short stories about twists in ephemeral truth, the way small amounts of time are dissected and put back together wrong, if at all.
Wiehern, Gruseln, Schmunzeln
By Schreibwerk AutorInnengruppe
Series: Schreibwerk-Bücherprogramm. Price: Free! Words: 61,310. Language: German. Published: October 7, 2012 by Annemarie Nikolaus. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General
Herbst/Winter 2012-2013: „Schreibwerk“ ist eine Gruppe von Autorinnen und Autoren deutscher Sprache. Wir haben uns Ende 2002 im Netz gegründet und haben eine gemeinsame Homepage und einen Blog. Hier stellen wir unsere Print-und E-Book-Veröffentlichungen vor. Vielleicht könnten wir Sie auf das eine oder andere unserer Bücher neugierig machen, sodass Sie es zum Lesen oder Verschenken erwerben.
Fourteen Sunflower Seeds
By Ernie Yap
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 44,580. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
A Short Story Collection
The Lean Years
By Keith Cole
Price: Free! Words: 12,760. Language: Australian English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
This is a collection of short stories set in the roaring twenties and the great depression in Australia.
A Tree Full of Honey
By Molly Patterson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012 by Sibling Rivalry Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Short fiction by Molly Patterson. A lonely man in an airport bar meets two strangers who turn out to be more than he bargained for.
Seaside Stories
By Adele Cosgrove-Bray
Series: Anthology, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,650. Language: British English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Romance, heartache, treachery and death! Eighteen stories and poems inspired by the sea, from a group of imaginative writers who live surrounded by water on the Wirral peninsula in England. Tim Hulme * Andy Siddle * Adele Cosgrove-Bray * Peter Caton * Nikki Bennett * Ruth Ann Titley
Loose Movement Part 2
By Steve Wheeler
Series: Loose Movement, Part 2. Price: Free! Words: 41,470. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Loose Movement Part 2 is another collection of travel writing, film and music reviews and fictional short stories, most of which have been published online.
The Fortunate Ones
By Dan Wallace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two young women, living a stone's throw apart, are separated into two different worlds by Bigotry and sexism. Although they have nothing in common on the surface they share a common dream to escape the Deep South to a place where they can live out their dreams.
Haiku
By Patom Chanok
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 390. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
A collection of haiku poems.
Rilla of Ingleside
By Lucy Maud Montgomery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,940. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Set almost a decade after Rainbow Valley, Europe is on the brink of the First World War, and Anne's youngest daughter Rilla is an irrepressible almost-15-year-old, excited about her first adult party and blissfully unaware of the chaos that the Western world is about to enter.
Rainbow Valley
By Lucy Maud Montgomery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,090. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Anne Shirley has now been married to Gilbert Blythe for 15 years, and the couple have six children: Jem, Walter, Nan, Di, Shirley, and Rilla. After a holiday in Europe, Anne returns to the news that a new minister has arrived in Glen St. Mary. John Meredith is a widower with four young children: Jerry, Faith, Una, and Carl.
Anne's House of Dreams
By Lucy Maud Montgomery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,270. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Anne id about to marry her childhood friend, Gilbert Blythe, and set up home with him in her "house of dreams". Life really does seem perfect for a while, but suddenly Anne's charmed life is touched by tragedy. Who would have thought that the honesty of her enigmatic friend, Leslie Moore, would help her to overcome her sorrow?
Anne of Ingleside
By Lucy Maud Montgomery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Anne Shirley, the red-haired girl from Green Gables, is now a mother herself - still occasionally as impetuous as the young girl she once was, but also with a more practical side to her nature. Ingleside is a busy and contented place, home for Anne, Gilbert and their six lively children. But then Gilbert's maiden aunt comes to stay and for a while the peace is sadly strained.
Arms
By Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Fifteen-year-old Inácio has been sent to work as a runner for the lawyer Borges. Borges's wife, the full-figured twenty-seven-year-old Dona Severina, fires the young runner's imagination, and she herself finds her own ability to resist temptation sorely tested.
Intertwine
By Angie Merriam
Price: Free! Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
A collection of mulit-genre poems of short stories written by an array of talented writers.
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
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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.