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Literary | Plays & Screenplays
Дорога (повесть)/ Doroga (Russian Edition) by Sergey Bogatkov
Price: Free! Words: 35,200. Language: Russian. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Сергей Волков – независимая и свободолюбивая личность. Его тянет к себе дорога и горизонт. Не выдержав оков корпоративной культуры он отправляется в путь по России... Чёрное море, Мурманск, Петербург... стук вагонных колес, встречи с интересными людьми. Его тянет дорога, только в пути он обретает спокойствие и душевный комфорт и лишь тогда, когда впереди бесконечность...
Тоска (повесть)/ Toska (Russian Edition) by Sergey Bogatkov
Price: Free! Words: 29,260. Language: Russian. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Иван Семёнович Мышкин теряет дорогого человека – свою жену Варю. Он уезжает в Петербург, исполняя общее желание, снимает комнату у добродушной старушки, которая вскоре умирает. Он изливает свою душу лежащей перед ним, покойной. Мышкин видит во сне свою Варю, сидящую в «Беседке на набережной». От неё узнаёт, что они скоро встретятся. Жизнь теряет смысл и он погружается в мир своих иллюзий...
Local History by Tim Heintzman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,090. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Aided by his dead grandmother and haunted by a persistent ghost of his own demise, Eldon Wright must navigate these surreal and other more immediate demons in a test of courage and loyalty during the last days of his final year in high school. Eldon cannot see tomorrow but knows a moment in time can change him, forever.
Radar Road: the Best of On Impulse by Nath Jones
Series: On Impulse, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,950. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a series that begins with the question: what is a book? This is a book. Morgan Sorvillo Kiger takes what the On Impulse series offers and gives us a portion to desire.
The Moon 809 by Ali Noel Vyain
Series: The Moon. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Features work from Lyn Lifshin, B.Z. Niditch, Gary Every, Geoff Stevens, T. Kilgore Splake, Margaret Boles, Nathan Whiting, Edward Lee, Ron Koppelberger, Edward Rodosek, Nancy J. Wing, Emily Steinruck, Charlie Stewart, Chris Castle, Dan Schreiber, James Keane, Kaye Branch, Jeremy Bush, and Michael Lee Johnson.
The Shaman by Nicolas Z Porter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two men are on a camping trip in their favorite remote spot. Nearby is an ancient pueblocito in a crevice in a cliff above the Gila River. Was the pueblocito home to a shaman? It's a great place to explore, theorize and slather philosopy across the desert. Especially after the shaman makes an appearance.
Indian Summer And Other Stories by Fred Bubbers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,840. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of contemporary short stories by Fred Bubbers. This lyrical collection is filled with stories of missed opportunities and heart-breaking losses. Interweaving historical events and recognizable places, these stories illuminate the passions of those who find themselves trapped by circumstances of their own choosing as well as those forced upon them.
Le dernier Noël de Lucifer by Édith Couture Saint-André
Price: $7.85 USD. Words: 56,600. Language: French. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lucifer - alias Lucy Fériale - est de retour à Montréal et elle n’a pas oublié sa seule et unique copine : Mathilde, à qui elle va demander l’asile… terrestre.
Beyond the Line by Jane Turner Goldsmith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Wordrunner eChapbooks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this powerful collection of short fiction from “down under” — by turns, beautiful, disturbing and funny — Goldsmith gives us resilient characters who push or are swept beyond the lines of acceptable or customary behavior; some of them live in barely sustainable emotional territory.
Sure Things & Last Chances by Lou Gaglia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In Sure Things & Last Chances, Lou Gaglia's characters tip love rivals into lakes, try private eye work, and go to war with ants. They are dangled over decks and kicked by horses. They revisit their younger selves and ponder love and death and beauty. In between, a straw man joins the fire department, a petulant editor rejects classics, and a man is lost in the woods, despite his great height.
Глухамань by Виктор Осипенко
Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 48,000. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 12, 2016 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Аўтар стварыў выдуманы свет, дзе жывуць файныя і не вельмі, добрыя і злыя, прастадушныя і дзівакаватыя людзi. Кожны з гэтых чалавечкаў складаней за Сусвет. Увесь Сусвет лёгка змяшчаецца ў іхных галовах, і яшчэ нават застаецца месца для дзіўных і нечаканых учынкаў. Яшчэ ўчора ім здавалася, што жыццё ляціць у апраметную і раптам – гоп, яно ўжо не горшае, чым у іншых.
The Purple Shadow by Christopher Bowden
Price: $5.20 USD. Words: 36,620. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A beautifully crafted, atmospheric and absorbing story with a strong sense of place and a compelling cast of characters. Despite a warning not to pursue his interest in a portrait, he is determined to find out more about the painting, who painted it, and why it was hidden for many years.
Colonel Stierlitz by Robin Wyatt Dunn
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 29,220. Language: American English. Published: September 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Colonel Stierlitz, a ghostly remnant of Semyonov's literary character, comes to life in a dream Moscow, tasked with defending his Motherland against all external threats.
More Point Reyes Sheriff’s Calls by Susanna Solomon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Susanna Solomon, a resident of both San Anselmo and Point Reyes Station, finds humor and delight in the Sheriff's Calls printed in the local newspaper the Point Reyes Light, where she draws inspiration for her short stories. This is the second collection.
Come up a Cloud by Ron D Smith
Price: Free! Words: 86,780. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Good confronts evil in this novel that takes place in the immediate aftermath of a rampage killing in a small town. Survivors, family members of victims, and the parents of the killer must all learn to cope with each other as they try to come to terms with what happened. Meanwhile, the father of one of the shooting victims is returning to town to seek revenge.
Tout À Propos Des Livres Que J’ai Écrits Et Publiés by Claire Manning
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: Canadian French. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Author profile
Je désirais en faire part depuis un certain temps et après la publication de mon dernier livre, Le Buddha Board, j’ai décidé que le moment était venu.
The Independents by Lian Skaf
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,620. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Sports
A baseball player with a fading dream and a newspaper reporter in a fading medium meet in the world of independent league baseball. Both looking for a shot at something bigger, they can only hope someone is taking notice of them and the new baseball team in blue collar Vineland, New Jersey.
Eoin Doherty and The Fixers by Pauline Hall
Price: Free! Words: 70,300. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
TV producer Eoin Doherty returns to Dublin, his career in freefall. A meeting with showbiz psychologist Maggie Vernon leads him to create a reality TV show, The Fixers, where four troubled women will be coached to emerge into new independence. For Eoin, a chance to save his career. For Maggie, a chance for revenge. A story exploring the culture of instant celebrity and the limits of reinvention.
Деревня (повесть)/Derevnya (Russian Edition) by Sergey Bogatkov
Price: Free! Words: 27,830. Language: Russian. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union(5.00 from 1 review)
Павел Верещагин после путешествия по Европе, с неохотой едет к бабушке в одну из захолустных деревень Рязанской области. Он испытывает культурологический шок и разочарование от всеобщей убогости и не обустроенности деревни. Позже он полностью окунается в разгульную деревенскую жизнь. И вскоре начинает понимать и ценить родную деревню, её неброскую скромность и простоту. Он обретает понятие Родины.