- 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
A Communion of Water and Blood by Bernard Fancher
Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A follow-up collection of poems continuing upon themes dealt with in "Before Dark, and After"--but concentrating more on the element of water than fire.
Benjamin Grabbed His Glicken and Ran by Fred Jay Gordon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,500. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Benjamin Hackett, lovable, 23 and living on the edge of madness, explores the most remote corners of his mind. Benjamin works on, "Benjamin's Mysteries," in which he pours out his deepest anxieties as well as medieval fantasies of great beauty. He becomes enmeshed in a novel called "Glicken On, Baby, It's Now," a futuristic fantasy whose reverberations smash Benjamin into new dimensions.
Fight Club (Cities of the Dead) by William Young
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Garth and his friends had escaped to a vacation cabin in the woods after initially failing to halt the onslaught of the undead. They spent the winter honing their skills with swords and are eager to see if they can make a dent in the zombie apocalypse and maybe restart civilization. This is the fourteenth story in the series. A new story releases each week in the first months of 2012.
The Pale Thane by M.R. Hyde
Price: Free! Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A pale young man, looking twice his age, manages a vast complex of apartments. The residents despise him for his apparent weakness. What they don't know might lead them to see him differently if it were not for the legacy of his father.
Tales of a Traveling Saleslady: The Cage by Linda Aksomitis
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Hawk, known many years ago as Trashcan Hochley, is the attendant at an aging hotel/bar establishment where his desk is safely enclosed at the front door in a cage with bars. When saleslady, Ashley Adams, lands in a new city without a reservation and is forced to take a room in what even he'd describe as a "dive," Hawk is drawn back through his own memories to contemplate his life and choices.
He Doesn't Belong: a short story by Heather Justesen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
When the old man moves into the assisted living center, he thinks his kids are just shunting him aside to get rid of him. What use is he anyway when he can no longer live alone? But an old companion--his harmonica--might be the key to building a new life.
Before Dark, and After by Bernard Fancher
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 1 review)
Poems that explore the interstice between light and dark, day and night, perhaps even good and evil.
El último invierno by Alberto de la Madrid
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Spanish & Portuguese
El protagonista ha vivido la lucha, la ilusión, la esperanza del tardofranquismo y la transición. Se supone que también el consiguiente desencanto diluido en toda la crónica nacional que el relato conlleva. Vivir a pleno pulmón de deportista, con sus hazañas de ascensiones alpinas, y la admiración de sus fraternos héroes. Inquieto escolar, con sus recorridos por España y toda Europa en un...
La edad madura by Alberto de la Madrid
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 83,060. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La edad madura es un trabajo que intenta recoger el universo de un hombre que, llegado al tiempo de la jubilación, se encuentra entre las manos un ma-nojo de interrogantes que día tras día ocupan sus reflexiones: el emotivo recuerdo de una amante, su vida de viajero, su pasión por la montaña, la muerte del padre.
Less of Everything by Dave Shaw
Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012 by NAP BOOKS. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
by Dave Shaw. Dave Shaw is a writer from somewhere in Canada. His work has been featured on Temporary Infinity, Coffinmouth, Internet Poetry, and other online sources. He curates the website 'Lit Mixtapes'.
Modern Art by Tal Vinnik
Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A short story about a celebrated restoration artist who comes to the Vatican to work in the Sistine Chapel during renovations in the mid 1980s. He keeps to himself, but is soon unable to keep his secret from spiraling his life out of control as his time in the holy city goes on.
The Old Man And The Sea Monster by Shane Greenhough
Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.75 from 4 reviews)
All the fish are gone, stolen away by an unknown and possibly terrible force. With a young boy as his witness, one old man waits for the culprit to return to the scene of the crime.
The Dogcatcher's Kid by Ramsey Elias
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,950. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What happens when a boy is raised like a dog…and then thrust into the modern world? The Dogcatcher's Kid tells the story of Peter, a stoic dogcatcher who adopts the discarded dogs he should be euthanizing. When he takes possession of an abandoned baby, Peter is forced to confront the society he abandoned long ago.
If I Had My Way by Lena Sledge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
If I Had My Way is a collection of ten short stories. Some are surprising and some are subtle. But each will leave you asking, what would you do if you had your way?
Numerous Narritives by H Jason Schulz
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
A collection of 25 of my short stories including Halloween stories, Christmas stories, Ghost stories, Science fiction, and so much more! These short stories will entertain and delight you. Easy to read and suitable for all ages. I'm sure you will enjoy them!
Face in the Water (A Short Story) by Charles Sheehan-Miles
Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Cincinnatus Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jerusalem, 1989: After his best friend dies of a drug overdose, a Georgia Tech student walks away from his life, eventually winding up in the ancient and narrow streets of Jerusalem during the first Palestinian Intifada. An early short story written by Charles Sheehan-Miles, author of the surprise indie bestseller Republic: A Novel of America's Future.
Larks Monthly Review, January 2012 by Daniel Pool
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Larks Fiction Magazine brings you the best in amateur indie literature each week. Now Larks Monthly Review brings you the best of each week in one monthly installment! In this issue; James Vachowski, Luke M. Jones, Ron Koppelberger, David Wright, Tess Pfeifle, Samantha Jubilee, Josh Freeman, Melinda Giordano, Quentin A. Ponratz and Russell Bradbury-Carlin.