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Ocean's Daughter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,900. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Medieval
Neona is an island where life and legends are a mix of good and unthinkable evil. Initiated into these legends from childhood, little Ina asked too many questions but over time grew to be a woman who silently questioned the beliefs and customs of her people. On her daughter’s fifteenth birthday, Ina discovers an exquisite shell by the sea shore.
The Moon in the Water
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,860. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
Ameena Hussein sets her story within Sri Lanka’s closely guarded Muslim community, offering little known insights into customs and traditions. MOON IN THE WATER is the story of an educated, urbane, sophisticated Muslim girl whose secure and happy world is shaken when she discovers on her adoptive father’s death that Islam does not recognize the legality of adoption.
খোলা জানালা (Open Window)
Price: Free! Words: 14,900. Language: Bengali. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
This book is a collection of shot stoies. We see the world through the invisible window before our eyes. The location, size, design and structure of this window varies from person to person depending on one's surrounding. By observing the outside world, my open window has helped me to write these stories within the time period from 2008 to 2013.
Conversation With A Barn Cat
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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This short collection of essays will bring a smile of recognition to those who love the people, the land, and the culture of the Ozarks. The author evokes the rhythms of a nearly forgotten life style. The overall tone is gentle good humor blended with love for the time and place.
Book 5 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This is a story about a young migrant worker who made good in the big city and returns home after several years’ absence. He makes a grand entrance into his village showing off his material wealth. However, his family and the village elders teach him a lesson in “uBuntu” the African tradition of sharing.
Book 4 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This serious short story is set in South Africa during the 1950-1960s and traces the effect that the influx control laws had on the families of migrant workers.
Book 3 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This short story poses the question: where does one draw the boundary between a husband’s infidelity and a polygamous marriage in traditional African society?
Book 2 Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This story is set about forty years ago at the time when laws were passed forbidding mixed marriages and sex across the colour bar. The main character in the story is faced with a moral dilemma: whether to co-operate with the authorities and betray his respected mentor for breaking the law, or whether to sacrifice a friend in order to protect his mentor.
Book 1 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
Johannesburg, the city of gold! The streets, so it was thought, were literally paved with gold. Millions of migrants flocked to the city every year looking for work. This story, set in the 1960s, follows the fortunes of a migrant worker at a time when influx control caused untold hardships for many.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: Russian. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
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A Woman's Day
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A woman’s Day is never done they say… Especially women… Women have that eerie ability of living many lives in one… which would akin them to cats… and accounts for yet another reason why I know them so well… A collection of stories to pay tribute to their endeavours…
The Woman with the Diamond Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,950. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Discover the side of Jamaica you've never seen before... The son of a white plantation owner befriends a slave girl, an ex-slave struggles with the challenges of emancipation, a poor girl from the country has to fight off the sexual advances of her employer, ... This is the fascinating story of the woman with the diamond heart - Jamaica, land of love.
Three of a Kind: Tales of Luck, Chance & Misfortune
Price: Free! Words: 45,810. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
~The Coin Collector~ The strange father of the hot girl across the street from Trent's house is suspected to be behind the rash of missing children. ~Lucky Strike~ Chance has never been lucky, but her fate may change in A.C. when someone from her past appears. ~Leprechaun~ Noah Graham wants a divorce but doesn't want to give her half. A strange man in a bar offers him a solution, for a price.
Red Moon Over Manhattan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Red Moon Over Manhattan is a redemptive novel about a psychologist, who, through counseling teen murderers and grappling with a heart-wrenching divorce, is sent on a humbling journey of self-discovery. The doctor finds himself involved with two very troubled teens, both on the edge of horrible violence, and is eventually implicated in what the media came to dub the "Baby-Faced Butchers" case
The Woman Who Never Cooked
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,690. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The American adult woman is featured in this debut collection of stories about love, adultery, marriage, passion, death, and family.
Heard It on the Grapevine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,620. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » African
This volume comprises two collections of short stories. The theme of the first is: love, jealousy, revenge and murder. The second is set in the corporate environment. Some of the stories are satires of corporate life, such as learning the Corporate Smile, an indispensable weapon for the ambitious. Most of the stories are humorous, although you might find yourself laughing through gritted teeth.
The Other Side of Dead
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,150. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,550. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,660. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » 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.