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The Olio Folio
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,140. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Some pieces of Olio Folio are fiction; others a combination of fiction and fact; some are actual fact. Some of the fiction is more believable than my factual stories. Some of the factual stories sound like fiction. Not my fault! I’ll let you try to figure it out. As they say: “Any resemblance of these characters to actual people, living or dead, is purely coincidental.” Or is it?
Chance Meetings: Stories About Cross-Cultural Karmic Collisions and Compassion
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,450. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In these stories, Madhu B. Wangu draws from her Indian heritage and examines the lives of ordinary people facing challenging circumstances—cruelty, prejudiced minds, twisted family relationships, unhappy marriages. Twelve different people from different walks of life discover how one chance meeting with a stranger can change a person forever. A delicious blending of cultures delicately rendered.
BQE Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
There’s a little something for everyone here: drama, parables, humor, fables and more. From the forests of northern New Mexico to the rice paddies of Vietnam, the shore of Galilee to the Philippine Islands, from a child’s birth to death under fire, this collection of One Minute stories ranges across the globe and human experience.
First Works: A Collection of Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Kelly Kusumoto has published five short stories on various websites across the globe. In his first self-published eBook, he brings each of these stories together and also includes three previously unpublished stories from his archive. Check out the early works of this emerging author who grew up in Los Angeles and is now pursuing a full writing career in New York City.
In The Arena Of The White Bull
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,950. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Short stories by Ronald T. Brown, author of the historical Western novel "The White Painted Woman", available at Smashwords.com, Barnes & Noble NOOK ebooks, Kobo and other major online retailers.
Skyline 2015
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,190. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Cyberworld Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Skyline 2015, the second 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 for its own context and merits.
Our Voice Volume 7
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Price: Free! Words: 171,670. Language: American English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Volume 7 of student produced writing from grades K-12 in the Twin Lakes School District of Monticello, Indiana. See the progression of our kids' abilities and interests as they grow. All proceeds go to a scholarship fund for student writers or towards publishing a physical version of the book.
An Unlikely Trust
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Series: The Decision. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
An Unlikely Trust is Book 3 of The Decision series. Book 1, Path to Distant Dreams, introduces two young ladies with dreams of escaping plantation life. Book 2, Past the Shadows, picks up with Lily's fateful decision, while Book 3 leaves clues to Margot's character. Is she really calculatingly cunning? Or is she nothing more than a victim of her circumstances just trying to break free?
In the Waters of Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015 by SDP Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Jane Eliot has been haunted by a gloomy dream all her life. While she is relaxed on an island in the brilliance of autumn, the dream grows bold, invading her consciousness when she is wide awake. She sees snippets of life through the eyes of 19th-century Elizabeth, a wealthy and beautiful mother of five drawn to teaching at a grim workhouse by its new master.
Balzac in Brazil
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 57,430. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by The Seashell Books. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In post-revolutionary France of the early 1830’s, the elite combats dissent and opposition through a network of censors, and unofficial deputies. As modes of surveillance, the police also set up businesses, including brothels, publishers and cabarets, enterprises that affect not only the targeted population but entertainers, actors and authors, among them Honore Balzac and Henri Beyle.
Bone Pile
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014 by House of Lit. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Bury your face in the red sand, your eyes in the clear sky. The American Southwest shines with sunlight, clean air, and free range. BONE PILE, the mutated twin to Riley Hill’s BURN PILE, digs us out of the darkness to the light of day, where nothing can go wrong. Unless you’re down wind. These five tales of terror, dark humor, and horror uncover what lurks in the open, in broad daylight.
Mornings With AJ and Jen
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Price: Free! Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
When a gunman takes the hosts of a morning show hostage, we find the love and darkness behind the cheery banter. Two additional short stories.
4 Minute Fiction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
10 flash fictions that are between 148 and 1,125 words. In just that brief time, the characters feel loss, sympathy, and the fear that comes from seeing your life clearly for the first time.
The Rebel in Autumn
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,890. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 by Antenna Books. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Written just before the fatal shootings of four students at Kent State in Ohio, and then forgotten in a drawer for nearly 45 years, The Rebel in Autumn is now published for the first time anywhere, ready to take its place as one of the great works of American fiction from a time when words mattered.
Lonely People
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Price: Free! Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short stories that together paint a powerful portrait of America in the second half of the Twentieth century. The first in the Portrait of America series. The people in these stories explore love, loss, and power at every age and in every kind of relationship: between parents and children, lovers, warriors, artists, and more.
The Poetess Luz Celestial
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 360. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Experience the magic of poetry in black and white. Take a walk under the stars or gaze on your reflection in the moonlight. Remember singing with the flowers, watching a sunset, walking on the beach, or playing in fields of gold. If you do, you will be delighted as Dr. Claus presents Love poems to sooth your heart. Discover The Poetess Luz Celestial and allow the heavenly lights to whisper "I Love
The Back Page
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,520. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Meet a single dad, hapless news editor on the side, as he sits back and watches the newspaper industry decline into trashy tabloidism, while his own life descends into the same inky soup.
The Craft
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,160. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The Craft covers every manner of crafts - arts and crafts, witchcraft, spacecrafts and others. Whatever the story, there is often a surprise at the end, so relax for a while and read this collection of short stories by TWB. Take the time to decide which you liked best. The authors' proceeds go to Sea Shepherd, who have dedicated themselves to protecting our oceans and seas and the life within.
Silent Past, Reflective Future
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
When we try to escape our past, how much is reflected into our future?
Even a Street Dog
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,130. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Beneath the Las Vegas that America sees on the Travel Channel— nightclubs, famous chefs, rambunctious gambling, celebrities at play—there’s an older, stranger, harder city. These are Las Vegas stories told from the street level, by a narrator who could only have been created by a first-rate author—one of the city’s most-beloved newspapermen, John L. Smith.