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Fiction » Literature

Sub-categories: Literary | Plays & Screenplays
To Sir, With Love
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011 by Crimson Melodies Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In the era of Bettie Page and big-band music, rationing and war, every person has a story. This work of fiction shows the blossoming romance between two American soldiers in a time when every tomorrow is an uncertainty.
The Fantastic Breasts
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A man meets a pair of irresistible breasts that are both absurdly elastic and truly fantastic. This sharp new satire by Julie Koh explores the extremes of a male gaze that reduces women to the sum of their body parts. Read this if you like your fiction short, dark and daring.
Border Wars, A Ben Harper Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Ben Harper thinks he should be entitled to a place of his own—for once in his life. Meanwhile, Clancy is upset because his living space had been violated by the grackles nesting in trees outside his apartment. So, Ben is already fighting border wars on two fronts, when a new unforeseen adversary rears its ugly head and shows them all what it really means to be violated.
Falling Rock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Darcy is a rural mail carrier whose solitude is broken only when playing in her friends' band -- especially with the singer, Helen. Darcy is in love with her, but Helen is trapped in a contentious marriage for the sake of her disabled son. Darcy knows all she and Helen can have together is their music. That's enough, until an outsider reminds her that more is possible -- just not with Helen.
অ-সাধারণ সুন্দর ও অনান্য গল্প
Series: FICTION, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 7,560. Language: Bengali. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
এই বইটি কয়েকটি বাংলা ছোটো গল্পের সংকলন। প্রথম গল্পটি একটি নিটোল প্রেমের গল্প। দ্বিতীয় গল্পটি একটি হাসির গল্প। তৃতীয় গল্পটিতে গঙ্গাদেবীর মহিমা নিয়ে এবং চথুর্থ গল্পটি ধনি পরিবারের দিশাহীন ছেলের গল্প।
Closing Shift
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Bannerwing Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.71 from 14 reviews)
Elli prefers working the evening shift in a coffee shop so she can plan, unnoticed, her escape from a life of quiet desperation. Will the arrival of an intense stranger draw her out?
The Stockbroker's Cleaning Woman
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.00 from 1 review)
After a stock portfolio goes haywire, Allen Edgemont, an investment counselor with a Boston-based brokerage firm, seeks advice from a rather unlikely source – the elderly woman who cleans the office complex.
Number Ten
Series: A short story. Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
The decision of one man seems to change the course of the day for many. But was change coming, anyway?
Connections eMagazine November 2018
Series: Connections eZine. Price: Free! Words: 16,680. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General
Connections eMagazine is a quarterly publication created to help authors connect with readers, reviewers, and bloggers. The magazine is produced seasonally. Find amazing articles, spotlights, new releases and more in every issue.
Retribution
Price: Free! Words: 14,240. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A novelette. Paul’s daughter is taken when he leaves her alone for a few minutes at the park. He thinks he saw the man who took her, but not everybody believes his story. Ten years later Paul crosses paths with this man again, and he plans his retribution.
Roadhouse Friday
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: American English. Published: March 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An unidentified individual lets his imagination roam as he weaves detailed fictional stories based on his observations of the folks he encounters during a Friday evening at the Roadhouse Diner.
Taken
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Epi Martin was an intelligent young girl on the cusp of becoming a mature woman. She enjoyed the nearly unquestioning trust of her mother and the devoted attention of Alfredo, the young man whom she loved and who in turn was entirely taken with her special charms. The future seemed safe and quite certain, until one day of irrevocable change. A short story. (May be unsuitable for some readers.)
From the Annexe: An Untold Tale
Price: Free! Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Miskatonic University librarian Charles Milburn was Herbert West's assistant and closest friend. He has already revealed much about their association in The Friendship of Mortals. But not everything. This is the part he left out. (Herbert West Series supplement 2)
The Part-Time People
Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.00 from 3 reviews)
DeBarrie's Stationery Store needed help again. Somehow, the part-time people never worked out. It was a problem. One after another, the part-time people came and went, and sometimes, nobody ever found out what happened to them. The newest one seemed even more hopeless than usual. His job application announced "there's a man who follows me around and ruins everything I try to do".
Mrs. Kapur And The Naga Sadhu
Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young widow meets a middle-aged Naga sadhu at the Kumbh Mela. Unknown to both of them, a strange attraction develops between the two. But how is it possible for the two to be united? Will fate intervene to bring them together or keep them apart?
The Witch Sisters
Price: Free! Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the magical fens wood, Adair meets a pair of sister witches who turn out to be more—much more—than he bargained for in this short story, a prequel to the third book in The Taker Trilogy, THE DESCENT.
Happy Slumbers
Series: Dragon City, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When Argus Kirkham disappears, his older brother Alex returns to the city of his youth to join in the search, but finds himself instead at the edge of a baffling mystery he can neither see nor begin to understand, in this fourth and final re-mix of the Dragon City series.
Bewaji's Ankara Adventures: A Novella (The Aso-Ebi Chronicles, Part 1)
Series: The Aso-Ebi Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,330. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Bewaji is a 24-year old woman who is hired to investigate a strange case involving an American woman romantically involved with a man living in Nigeria. The presumption is that the woman is a victim of one of the popular "romance scams." Will her suspicions be proven right?
Professionsl Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Misha, a young surgeon, was one of the few Jews living in the city N* in Ukraine. Life seemed great until he, a victim of a brawl, was brought to the police station, and beaten there by its chief. Later, doing an emergency operation, Misha saved the chief’s life. When he recovered, Misha told him about the beating in the jail. The following drama left Misha with the toughest choice of his life
Personal Effect
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
In this poignant short-story by writer Matthew Farrington, a woman comes to terms with her mother's rejection and the subsequent estrangement from her family while attempting to clean out the family's summer home. Tasked with cleaning out the house, Sarah slowly reads the last letter her mother wrote to her while examining their relationship against the backdrop of childhood summers.