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White Hearts by Joe Biancardi
Price: Free! Words: 78,110. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Screenplays » Romance
Joseph Carpenter isn't immortal, even though he's had many lives since his first birth over two thousand years ago. He's beginning to remember who he really is and why he has survived so long. Now he's on the run from a doctor who will dissect not only his body but also that of his only daughter to discover their secret. Christine is the first White Heart with the ability to heal any injury. Time
The Witiko’s Necklace and Other Fabrications by Brian Reynolds
Price: Free! Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
A collection of thirty short works of fiction by Brian Reynolds (Mouse, self-published at Smashwords, 2015) with a variety of themes and tones. All of them attempt to focus on character and the human condition. Many are located in the Canadian north, but others find their inspiration in the American Midwest and Toronto. Many have Indigenous content. All of them seek to be “literary” in style.
Round Mountain by Jessie Cox
Series: Trail of Blood on Ice, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,340. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
Not many know of the Five Civilized Tribes involvement in the US Civil War. This story is the second of "The Trail of Bood on Ice" trilogy that is not intended to be a war story, but in order to tell of the characters life and times it must be presented in a war setting. I hope that you enjoy the reading as much as I have the writing. J C
Английские ботиночки by Любовь Кукушка
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,830. Language: Russian. Published: April 18, 2016 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Здесь вы найдёте непридуманные захватывающие истории из жизни. Из той самой нашей жизни, в которой крепко и на все времена перемешано всё, из чего она и состоит: радости и печали, трагедии и комедии, верность и предательство, мистика и ужас, вера и неверие, любовь и надежда
Roots by Rahul Bhatt
Price: $3.80 USD. Words: 90,010. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 16, 2016 by Banyan Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic, Fiction » Urban
"Roots" is a contemporary urban fiction set in Delhi [India], tracing the roots of a priest and his hometown in the Himalayas... A suicide, a dam, a reality show...all come together in this gripping tale of longing and displacement....raising a question - Can there be any compensation for losing one's home and hearth?
The Immigrant Wife: A Spiritual Journey by Madhu Bazaz Wangu
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,280. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic
The Immigrant Wife: A Spiritual Journey is the story of Shanti, a girl from Kashmir, who dreams of becoming an artist. After an acclaimed art show she marries Satyavan and has two children. To fulfill his ambition, Satyavan emmigrates to America. In the foreign land Shanti loses touch with her creative core. She must discover her way back to her artistic awareness or she will fade into nothingness
Soldier Boys: Tales of the Civil War by Jack Matthews
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Philosophical author Jack Matthews takes snapshots of Civil War soldiers as they cheat death and mess around between battles. Without dwelling on the war's tragic dimension, these old-fashioned (and historically accurate) yarns are infused with irony and a youthful sense of adventure. They also ask you to ponder the human condition as people of that time might have done.
Our Voice 8 by Scot McAtee
Price: Free! Words: 278,210. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Volume 8 of student produced writing from grades K-12 in the Twin Lakes School District of Monticello, Indiana. This edition covers 212 writers from Spring and Fall 2015. Fully 12% of our entire K-12 student body participated in this edition. All proceeds towards publishing a physical version of the book.
Unnatural Encounters: Only in Trinidad and Tobago by Amber Drappier
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,530. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Step into a world of Trinbagonian folklore and fantasy, where supernatural characters come to life. This collection of stories highlights the rich and diverse culture of Trinidad and Tobago, bringing to life some of our local customs and traditions. Immerse yourself in a world where fantasy and Caribbean life intertwine, and indulge in the vibrancy that is the Trini life.
Magnifying Glass and Other Stories by Seann McCollum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,710. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Steve Silkin. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Seann McCollum is a poet and painter living in Portland, Ore. His short stories ask the questions: Why does Amber take zombies so literally? Is the outside-in world possible? What do those battery-operated animals get up to at night when no one's watching? Is it possible that the Smurfs really exist, and can their adventures teach us lessons about how we should be living?
Белая ласточка by Olga Koreneva
Price: Free! Words: 62,920. Language: Russian. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
О молодых людях, старшеклассниках и первокурсниках вузов, которые только что стали или становятся взрослыми, делают свои первые самостоятельные шаги в сложную взрослую жизнь, рассказывается в «Белой ласточке», первой книге начинающей писательницы, выпускницы Литературного института имени Горького, Ольги Кореневой.
Storie di guerra - Testimonianze dirette, dal medioevo alla prima guerra mondiale by Duilio Chiarle
Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 12. Price: $3.38 USD. Words: 111,620. Language: Italian. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
Oggi si parla molto della guerra, soprattutto a sproposito. In questo libro, numerose testimonianze di persone che hanno combattuto dal medioevo alla prima guerra mondiale. Testimonianze interessanti, anche episodi bizzarri e curiosi, nessuna retorica. Questa antologia raccoglie epistole, diari, racconti, poesie: tutte "testimonianze" dirette di guerra.
Можете звать меня Татьяной by Наталья Арбузова
Price: Free! Words: 71,000. Language: Russian. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Я предпринимаю трудную попытку переписать свою жизнь в другом варианте, практически при тех же стартовых условиях, но как если бы я приняла какие-то некогда мною отвергнутые предложения.
Поскрёбыши. Повести и рассказы by Наталья Арбузова
Price: Free! Words: 72,620. Language: Russian. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
«Лесков писал как есть, я же всегда привру. В семье мне всегда дают сорок процентов веры. Присочиняю более половины. Оттого и речь завожу издалека. Не взыщите», - доверительно сообщает нам автор этой книги.
Young Writers' Anthology 2015 by Electric Reads
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 73,460. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Comprising twenty-five pieces of original fiction, the Young Writers’ Anthology showcases new voices in British fiction.
Skyline 2016 by Olivia Stowe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Skyline 2016, the third in a series of annual publisher’s anthologies produced by Cyberworld Publishing, showcases the prose and poetry talents of Central Virginia writers. There is no overarching theme for the works in this anthology, so each can be discovered and appreciated on its own context and merits. Over half of the works found here are works that won or placed in various state contests.
Off Somewhere by Z. Z. Boone
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,980. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015 by Whitepoint Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Off Somewhere, Z.Z. Boone's debut story collection, is populated by characters who seek recognition and empowerment in a world that has suddenly become baffling. The characters are, for the most part, ordinary people driven to exceptional actions.
Gaban (गबन) by Premchand
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 107,390. Language: Hindi. Published: November 15, 2015 by Durlabh eSahitya Corner. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
यह उपन्यास भारत की आजादी के पूर्व की पृष्ठभूमि में सेट मुंशी प्रेमचंद की सबसे प्रतिष्ठित उपन्यासों में से एक है। इस कहानी में नैतिक रूप से कमजोर युवक रमानाथ अपनी खूबसूरत पत्नी की लालसा को पूरा करने के क्रम में जटिल आर्थिक संकट में फसकर पलायनवादी हो जाता है...
Мы все актеры by Наталья Арбузова
Price: Free! Words: 71,990. Language: Russian. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
В этой книге представлены пьесы, киносценарий и рассказы Натальи Арбузовой.
Не любо - не слушай by Наталья Арбузова
Price: Free! Words: 74,680. Language: Russian. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Автор заявил о себе как о создателе своеобычного стиля поэтической прозы, с широким гуманистическим охватом явлений сегодняшней жизни и русской истории. Наталье Арбузовой свойственны гротеск, насыщенность текста аллюзиями и доверие к интеллигентному читателю. Она в равной мере не боится высокого стиля и сленгового, резкого его снижения.