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The Cowboy Who Studied Yoga
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.
Beulah's House of Prayer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Some storms bring destruction. Others bring salvation. On Black Sunday, the worst dust storm in history brings with it a choice: Sugar must decide whether or not to return home, leaving the hospitality—and love—of Barmy’s inhabitants. A stunning Depression-era literary novel with a touch of magical realism, Beulah's House of Prayer captivates until the very end.
The Second Book
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A quarter of a century ago, Andrew Barclay wrote a best-selling novel. He has never produced another book. Now a young PhD student from Los Angeles has tracked down the recluse to a backward town in a third-world Central American country.
El Señor del Oro
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,430. Language: Spanish. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La magia obedece a un poder interior para obrar con poder sobre el mundo. En esta historia, un hombre nacido para ser mago, se enfrenta a la aventura de un viaje para sacar el tesoro de Jota Treliz. Es el tesoro más grande del mundo y de la historia de la humanidad.
The Little Parcel
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.
A Day in the Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,060. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As reclusive Professor Emeritus George Gordon Bombazine rises at dawn on his seventieth birthday, he plans to kill himself that night. He knows precisely the time and place he'll suicide, yet hopes that something might happen today to make him want to go on living. As the day progresses, things do happen—sex, love, friendship, forgiveness. But do they happen in time, and will they be enough?
Something to Stem the Diminishing
Price: Free! Words: 41,420. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This short story and essay collection examines regret, love, loss, and literature.
Coinman: An Untold Conspiracy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,590. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A clerk called Coinman can't stop jingling the coins in his pocket. It's a simple addiction, but it's one that comes to rule his life. His wife, Imli, an actress who's so obsessed with her craft that she becomes her characters at home, bans coins from the house. It goes horribly wrong when his co-workers conspire in their own way, sending a number of them on previously unknown paths.
The Moon 1010
Series: The Moon. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Features work from Lyn Lifshin, Gary Every, B.Z. Niditch, T. Kilgore Splake, Michael Estabrook, Neil Leadbeater, and Silver Moon Unicorn.
The Moon 1011
Series: The Moon. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Features work from Lyn Lifshin, Gary Every, B.Z. Niditch, T. Kilgore Splake, Guy R. Beining, and Belle DiMonté.
The Moon 1012
Series: The Moon. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Features work from Belle DiMonté, Lyn Lifshin, Gary Every, B.Z. Niditch, T. Kilgore Splake, Guy R. Beining, Margaret Boles, and Michael Estabrook.
The Quarantined City
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,830. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Quarantined City: sealed off from the outside world, with only the sight of the ocean to remind its inhabitants of life beyond. But for Fellows life continues largely as before, until he tracks down a story by the reclusive writer known as Boursier and his old certainties fade as he becomes aware that the secrets of the city run deeper than he thinks...
Death of the Sun
Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Death of the Sun is a short story about the relationship between a man and his alcoholic father.
Nubia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2016 by grietaeditorial. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spanish Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nubia, Premio Novela 32, un viaje genealógico y poético.
Will the Rain Hurt the Rhubarb?
Price: Free! Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Misfeasance, malfeasance, nonfeasance – Jason Flanagan needs to make restitution for a crime committed fifteen years earlier. Problem is, the moral indiscretion isn’t punishable in any court of law.
All People's Lives Matter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,680. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A transcendent story that follows a gritty, intelligent and altruistic young woman as she finds her way into—and ultimately collides—with a controversial protest movement.
Quintet: Dark Tales With a Twist
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.
Ordinary Things
Price: Free! Words: 63,220. Language: Australian English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
From driving to work to outwitting the gods of death, remembrance day poppies, coin operated noodle bars, a call on a mobile phone, love and freedom in Iquitos, or war in the Congo, Ordinary Things reconnects everyday modern rituals and objects to extraordinary origins.
The Search For Intelligent Life on Earth: A Story of Love
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,190. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Can love really change us? Find out in Gerry Pirani’s heart-wrenching novel, The Search for Intelligent Life on Earth: A Story of Love. Spanning three continents, this tale of love speaks to identity, transcendence, and redemption. High concept fiction (literary). Part 1 in a series of novels and novellas.
Peter Friday Wakes Up
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,790. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Join Peter Friday as he struggles to understand and accept himself through the love of his friends and family. From the boring suburbs of his childhood, through the dynamic cities he chooses to live in, to the foreign capitals to which his fate draws him, “Peter Friday