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Miriam Was Here
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 105,320. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » African
A story about the ordeal of a beleaguered nation whose population have been going through untold sufferings since 1991 when their power was thwarted by the ruling clique of Eritrea led by a callous tyrant. It is a story of oppression, hostage taking, human trafficking and organ harvesting. It describes the agonies that the victims go through: rape, deprivation, torture and killing
North of the Sun, South of the Moon: New Voices From Norway
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,450. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by Grimbold Books. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General
The members of the OIWG hope that you find this collection to be a thought-provoking and deeply moving reading experience. And remember, just as we who live in Norway must, that even when the winter feels long, the summer sun will rise again and hang there in the sky, defiant and dazzling, as long as it possibly can. All profits from sales of this book go to Utdanningshjelpen.
Our Voice Volume 4
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Price: Free! Words: 42,370. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
Volume 4 of Our Voice, student written and produced work from K-12 students in Monticello, Indiana. This volume also includes on Scholastic National Gold Key piece of art and a Scholastic Regional Gold Key winner.
The Place Where I Come From
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Milton, Delaware - a town at the Southern tip of the Delmarva Peninsula - is very flat, very sandy, and very small. "The Place Where I Come From" portrays the lives of small-town inhabitants just before the Internet became prevalent, in the 1970s and 1980s.
Woman with Doll & Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
This collection of stories is set in a small, seaside town. The characters are known to each other and appear briefly in each others stories. They have difficult situations to deal with and their solutions are often unexpected or harsh or, sadly, just as you would expect. The sea is a constant in their lives; for some it is integral to their livelihoods and for others a source of peace and solace.
End of the Road
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Price: Free! Words: 92,760. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Roads end. They begin somewhere, too. In between, all manner of things happen: friendship, betrayal, horror and maybe even joy. For some, the End of the Road brings love and happiness, for others agony and suffering, and for a precious few, sorrow may lead to something revelatory. The potholes and pitfalls found in this anthology are many, but for every character, there is an end of the road.
Summer Shorts: Airing Out Secrets
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Series: Durham Editing and E-books Anthologies 2013. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,240. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Entertaining shorts published in the summer that have nothing to do with the actual season. Enjoy these well-written, interesting short stories from writers throughout North America.
St. Somewhere Journal, July 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 36,780. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013 by St. Somewhere Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
St. Somewhere Journal is a quarterly literary journal with a Caribbean focus.
Martyrs and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 45,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Eleven stories make up this collection. Some are biting satire while others are gentler in tone. From the sectarianism experienced in an Irish childhood to the first elections of the Scottish Parliament the maverick characters have varied lifestyles but the author's voice is consistently her own.
Life, Death and In-between. Short Stories
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You set the price! Words: 48,300. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
a collection of varied sort stories
Artemisia Gentileschi: Her Life, Her Genius, Her Due
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
In the 17th century when being an artist was strictly for men; few female artists were accepted. This changed during the 1600’s with one of the most accomplished painters, Artemisia Gentileschi. Honored as the first woman to gain membership into the Florentine Accademia delle arti; her art was overshadowed by violence and a trial that transformed her into an icon of female liberation.
Fairhaven Literary Review No. 1
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 31,920. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013 by Michael Hollis. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Fairhaven Literary Review is a monthly review of the latest in creative storytelling. It focuses on longer short stories and creative non-fiction. We feature a range of established and new writers each month. This is issue number 1, June 2013.
I Russian Bride
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,760. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
True love or complete deception? Herewith 140 emails from Ivana - masseuse in a small hospital in Tair, Russia - to an older American man. Is either who they say they are? (is anybody who they say they are?) "I perish without your love to edge of a planet, Ivana."
Uncanny Meanderings of Cannes Current
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Series: Serene Meandering of Turbulent Current, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,260. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
This is an idiot's induction into New Age MBA. Travel through heart,head and hand; tie up the missing pieces of management puzzle. Enjoy the highs and lows of a young manager. Dream, Dare, Do. Survive through crisis, progress in conflict, conquer over chaos.
The Raconteurs' Muse Literary Journal Vol.I
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Price: Free! Words: 56,150. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
Welcome to the inaugural issue of The Raconteurs’ Muse, the literary journal of Central Oregon Community College. The literary journal is an extension of A Novel Group of Writers, Central Oregon Community College’s creative writing club.
Euthalia
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Price: Free! Words: 25,860. Language: Italian. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
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Un fiore, un colore e ali per volare. Racconti da sbocciare. Euthalia è il fiore che sboccia, in greco antico, ma è anche il nome di una farfalla.
Love to Hate You, Baby
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Writing about love and hate ... and Bobby Fischer ... and Donna Summer ... what's that all about, you ask? Read it and find out.
Warp and Weft
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,200. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Narayana, the protagonist, is orphaned at an early age. He wanders on the streets of Zarivaram like a vagrant looking for something to eat. He cannot escape from poverty, which sticks to him like a leech. He makes a selfish pledge to himself: to earn money and become the richest person in his village. Will fortune favour Narayana?
Racing With The Rain
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,160. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Can one outrun the rain? Guyanese born Carl Dias receives news of his father augusto dying in Guyana. Back in Guiana, Carl belonged to the leftwing ruling party. His father, a businessman was in the Conservative party. Returning will reignite memories of the collapse of the political and social fabric of the colony, stoked by the Kennedy administration pressuring the Brits to oust the government.
Keeper Of Reflections.
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 40,850. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
A collection of short stories set in India, Kenya and England. Very innovatory and entertaining dealing in literature of depth. Themes of love, horror, animals, customs of people and humour.