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Heard It on the Grapevine
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,500. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of short stories ranges from light and humorous to serious. The eight stories about corporate culture are highly satirical. Pity Frank, the project manager, running around in circles trying to satisfy every boss and his dog. Learn the secrets of the Corporate Smile. Recognize the sociopath manager. Meet the team of demotivated subordinates.
The Other Side of Dead
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,150. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
An eclectic array of short stories ranging from a ghost who helps solve her own murder, to a woman who finds the perfect relationship after losing a shoe down a man hole cover.
De las celebraciones, poemario por José Luis Colín
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
Poemas celebrando la amistad y los desencuentros por el poeta mexicano José Luis Colín. Prólogo de Carlos Montemayor. Textos dedicados a Juan Cervera, Jesús Luis Benítez, Xorge del Campo, Joaquín Gutiérrez Niño y otros personajes latinoamericanos de las letras.
Thief And Other Love Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,550. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Singing, dancing, murder and magic, the theft of a painting, a short trip to hell and a despondent green monster. Eight short stories by the author of the non-fiction book Secrets of the Golden Gate Bridge and the novels Stealing The Marbles and Meter Maids Eat Their Young.
No Safety Bars and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,660. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
From “The Fountain of Youth, to “The Pool of Happiness” to even the lessons learned on an old carnival roller coaster in “No Safety Bars” Shell delves into the “whys and what-ifs” of our inner emotions in this collection of short stories. Each page poses questions to the heart and mind.
Gauche the Cellist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Little J Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
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Another gem from the Japanese maestro of storytelling Kenji Miyazawa. Gauche plays the cello in the town orchestra, but he needs to do a lot better if he wants to keep his place. He realizes he is going to have to practice every spare moment if he is going to improve in time for the big concert. But will that be enough? Just when he is getting into his rhythm a visitor drops in - and then another.
The Lady from Mt. Tamborine
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
“Jerome sounded another few short barks, which translated to something like: “Look, I’ve got a packet of biscuits I didn’t declare – please don’t make a big issue out of this”. The dog, puzzled, looked at his uniformed lady, who was taken equally by surprise, and said:”What’s going on here, sir? What do you think you are doing – why are you barking at the dog!” Find more stories here!
Vi tiravamo sassi
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Price: Free! Words: 36,820. Language: Italian. Published: February 19, 2013 by smith&laforgue indipendent press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
Morilles, cittadina di provincia. La storia di El e quella di un gruppo di amici impegnati nella lotta per non perdere il posto di lavoro; la storia di un amore a distanza, di un amore distante e di una distanza dall’amore.
Nothing Private
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
When I started sanding on that old dilapidated wooden boat I'd just purchased, I had no Idea how wrapped up I become with the words penciled into that old journal. I'd found the journal beneath the side seat. Every sanding of Mahogany and every turn of wrench that made me want to apply another layer of paint to that beautiful June heap in my barn had me wondering... Who the heck is private Henny?
Travelling Time Plains
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Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
This is a poetry collection that scans many different topics: love, nature, travel, inspiration, history and general.
British Winters
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Price: Free! Words: 80,590. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Noel Winters is lonely this Christmas. Lonely, despite being overcrowded by friends and family, which he would prefer to label as associates. This is a tale of a lazy procrastinating youth who is no longer young enough to pull that lifestyle off. Disillusioned with himself as much as the outside world, he draws inspiration from his younger adopted sister, Hannah.
Cредиземка
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,990. Language: Russian. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Эта книга была запрещена в СССР! Многие факты из нее имели код "секретно"! Повесть о советских моряках Средиземноморской эскадры. В основу книги легли реальные события в Средиземном море в 1983-85 годах. В книге описаны события: Взрыв ракет в сирийском порту Тартус, авария атомной советской ракетной подводной лодки у берегов Испании. И еще много интересных событий в Средиземном море!
Meadowbrook
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,980. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of short stories, some true, others fiction. Which is which? You may be surprised.
Ангелы сегодня не летают
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Price: Free! Words: 10,160. Language: Russian. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Сборник стихотворений латвийского поэта Генриха Залтанса. В сборник вошли стихотворения с 1980-2012 г Любовная лирика, гражданская поэзия. Ангелы не летают до тех пор, пока их не разбудит любовь! Помните об этом, люди!
Zola - The Belly of Paris in 1,000 Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “The Belly of Paris” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “The Belly of Paris”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
Goncharov - A Common Story in 1,000 Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “A Common Story” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “A Common Story”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
Homer - The Odyssey in 1,000 Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “The Odyssey” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “The Odyssey”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
Nabokov - Lolita in 1,000 Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “Lolita” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “Lolita”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
Brecht - The Good Person from Szechwan in 1,000 Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “The Good Person from Szechwan” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “The Good Person from Szechwan”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
Borges - Ficciones in 1,000 Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “Ficciones” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “Ficciones”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.