- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Literary | Plays & Screenplays
Le Réverbère by Patrick Huet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: French. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Si vous étiez un réverbère, quelles seraient vos impressions sur le monde environnant, sur la rue où vous siégez et sur les passants ? Patrick Huet s'est glissé dans la peau d'un réverbère, et vous partage ses sensations tout en vous dévoilant les traits de personnalité du Lyon dès autrefois. Une plongée brève, mais aigüe et si éclairante de ce qui fut le coeur de Lyon voici peu de temps encore.
Adverse Possession by R. Richard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jim Long gets laid off from his computer programmer job. Jim has prepared a soft landing. Jim is then visited by his girlfriend, Abigail. Abigail finds out that Jim has obtained a free house, using Adverse Possession, has set up a company and is set to survive. The talk then turns to the sexual practices of some of the people of the area.
As Long as We're Wishing by Harvey Stanbrough
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Many of us wish it were a month ago or a year ago, but of course, with the stipulation that we know what we know now. Okay, but why not just wish our life could start over? Actually, there are some very good reasons time works as it does.
Un Aimable Vaurien by Patrick Huet
Series: Histoires insolites et vraies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: French. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Histoire vraie et humoristique. Lorsqu'en cette matinée de décembre 1865 un incendie se déclara aux Brotteaux, tous les riverains s'unirent pour former une chaîne humaine et éteindre les flammes. Un jeune homme se distinguait par son extrême vivacité. Une vivacité bien suspecte aux yeux d'un sergent de ville.
Le Lac Des Brotteaux by Patrick Huet
Series: Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 17. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: French. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Histoire vraie. Lyon 1812, un lac se forme soudainement en plein milieu d'une terre à blé, dans le quartier des Brotteaux. Toute la jeunesse de la ville y court bientôt, et les guinguettes y fleurissent. Dès lors, chaque dimanche c'était la Vogue au Lac avec jeux, musiques... Jusqu'au moment où de hautes consciences décidèrent de combler ce lac avant d'en creuser un autre à... cinq minutes de là.
Authenticity by Harvey Stanbrough
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is an intense short story. As man lay dying in the hospital, he thinks back over his life and his twelve children. He has divided them into two groups, The Needy Greedy gang and the good kids. By the end, he comes to some new conclusions.
Brigit (Italia) by John Blandly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: Italian. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Se vecchie ragazze di John blandamente pensano che si sia dimenticato di loro, dovrebbero pensare nuovamente. Perche ' è finita? Sicuramente era colpa sua. Era troppo giovane. Non sapeva cosa stava facendo. Ci sono tanti motivi.
Rising Litera - July 2016 by Rising Litera
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Rising Litera is a monthly themed literary magazine which features poems, Article, interesting stories and Columns. Theme for the July issue is "RECESS".
The Cowboy Who Studied Yoga by Stephen Leary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A struggling writer is envious of the success of a local Romance author and thinks of ways to gain an audience for his books. Her book launch party is a smashing success. His book party is an abject failure. Why are readers drawn to her inferior Romance novels? He feels he is a serious writer who should command a big audience. The visionary ending inspires hope for a happy resolution.
The Little Parcel by Morgen Bailey
Price: Free! Words: 18,700. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
‘The Parcel’ is a collaborative novella written by the attendees of the 2016 spring-term ‘Creative Writing – Intermediate’ ten-week evening class hosted by co-contributor Morgen Bailey. The authors wrote their chapters while knowing only the size, weight and destination address of the parcel, together with the chapters’ starting and ending locations – chosen by the authors themselves.
Quintet: Dark Tales With a Twist by Jennifer Young
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Five short stories on the theme of love, guilt and war, each one with a bitter twist.
The Rocker by Geoffrey Young
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two Irish gravediggers lament on burying such a fine coffin under six feet of dirt and after a few Bushmills at the pub, decide to dig it up and sell the wood. Most of the mahogany is subsequently lost in a mysterious fire but Sean had secreted enough to make himself a rocking chair, which cost his life. Selling the rocker to the burial family has consequences which their priest has to resolve...
Resurgam Magazine - June 2016 by Rising Litera
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The word "Resurgam" lives the same spirit, 'to rise again', no matter what you have gone through and no matter where you have been thrown. It inspires you to stand tall against all odds, in all difficult circumstances and at all point of time.
Things You Can Do with a Brick by Amy Parker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 1 review)
Trapped inside concrete walls, a woman's world narrows to one questions - what can you do with just one brick?