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The Village Wit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 221,360. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
American Richard Bentley settles in rural England, looking for the contented life of a bookshop keeper. His wife of fourteen years has left him out of marital boredom, so Heath-on-the-Wold seems the ideal place to get lost in work and forget the past. Bentley hires Peggy White, a mid-forties townswoman who is his match in sass and intellect. Soon the rules of attraction change everything.
Mercy and Truth
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,860. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a compelling collection of short stories exploring the realities of mercy and truth. Meet everyday people who act unjustly and unmercifully. And then meet everyday people who experience moments of truth and exhibit unrewarded acts of mercy.
An Unproductive Woman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,690. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
After ten years of marriage, Asabe and Adam remain childless. Fueled by desperation and a long held secret, Adam marries a second wife. This decision acts as the catalyst to change no one could have predicted. Read An Unproductive Woman to learn what secrets Adam has withheld that would explain his unreasonable longing and pursuit of a son at all costs.
She: Stories of a Woman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One woman's life. That's all it is. That's all it is in short and pristine glimpses. This short story collection by M.R.HYDE has been called compelling, brilliant and refreshing. Experience one life from this singular American writer.
Science Fiction Pornography
Price: Free! Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ben Segal, author of 78 Stories, has written a series of short and beautiful but peculiar stories called Science Fiction Pornography. They attend to personal, intimate relationships through a gauze of disease. They do not seem earth-bound, and they relate no mundane coupling. This is a magnetic collection, though the poles are reversed.
The City Kid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Paul Reidinger's fourth novel, first published in 2001, is a closely observed meditation on youth and sex, age and loneliness, and the undying hope for connection at the heart of human lives. The novel also offers a glimpse of that elusive bird, the happy gay couple, in their native environment -- the home they've made for themselves.
The Jump
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nila spends her 87th birthday doing what she loves; skydiving. It's her first time jumping solo... and the first time her chute and back-up fail...
Good Boys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,060. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
A decade in the lives of three college pals -- good boys all -- whose paths cross and recross as they approach thirtysomething still trying to sort out the little disturbances of man: the tangled webs of friendship, the wheat and chaff of profession, the gilded cage of sex, the slippery meaning of "good" in a world that isn't. (First published by Dutton in 1993.)
Variety of Shorts: Collection of 'Short' Works
You set the price! Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
Collection of microfiction writing, NOW COMPLETE!! Descriptive scenes, comedic moments, heartbreak, and friendship stories will make you laugh, cry and wonder. At less than 500 words each, this collection is a quick read. Perfect for break rooms, bathrooms, or those days when a sudden rain storm causes a 15 minute power outage!
HACKSVILLE
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,960. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Leo Whistler is a young screenwriter with a disastrous love life, a dark family secret and a career that isn’t. Then he gets his first big gig to write a TV movie about Blue Meadows, a blind environmentalist on day 722 of her tree-sit protest—and his life really begins to fall apart. Hacksville is a coming-of-age tale for the man-child set and a subversive twist on the Hollywood novel.
Shadows on the Echoes of Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,240. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
This spiritual work of fiction highlights a true common thread through history of the search by established religions today and of philosophers from history for the meaning of life and the elusive description of what true love is. These have been questions all religions and philosophers have striven to explain in all of written history and still strive to explain today.
A Kiss Before You Leave Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,960. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Three master manipulators and a woman in love clash in the worlds of surveillance, voyeurism, art. Miranda's ex wants her back. His mother will do anything to keep them apart. Her secret weapon? A seductive Adonis with demons of his own--and plans for Miranda. Moral tale/guilty pleasure? A thriller whose violence is emotional--and all the worse because done in the name of love. AmzUK bestseller.
The Match
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,890. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
One of the wealthiest men on earth is near death and when the super rich are dying there is no shortage of jackals and hyenas waiting to feast on the carcass. But then a miracle arrives that can possibly, possibly, save the billionaire’s life and powerful forces are suddenly unleashed: Hate...Vengeance...Greed... Fear... Forgiveness.... Memory....Murder....Love. Something has to give!
The Atheist Vignettes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Highly satirical and humorous while scathingly poking holes in the armor of religious belief, The Atheist Vignettes is an irreverent, sometimes didactic, but always entertaining novella of “associative fiction” that weaves short stories, playlettes, news reports, internet chats and other literary forms into a very human story with an unexpected ending. Even the "author" is a character!
The Devil's Ruse
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
SET AGAINST THE BACKDROP OF WWI, the novel pits the brightest scientific minds of the day against a deadly secret. In an effort to bring an end to a war that has been raging for four years, Dr. Nicholas Wareing takes on a risky research project for the U.S. Army. He struggles to unravel the mystery of influenza at a time when viruses were not understood.
Top 40
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,020. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010 by Sangraal Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An experimental novel similar to the French nouveau roman form, non linear, shifting view points based in forty metaphors of rock and roll songs, in other words, a story told by Top 40 radio. If you're looking for something different this is it. "...an American nouveau roman, perhaps the first, at least the first I've read... An amazing and fascinating piece,.." (from Kindle review.)
Modern Problems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010 by Sangraal Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A book of experimental fiction left to me by a writer who published in my experimental ezine The Blue Review in the mid to late 90s. It consists of a poem, 17 pieces and a novella. Taylor sent an entire box, I will get to the pieces in it as time permits. So far I have two novels I am finishing up with, expect them soon. The work is different, if you're tired of same old, it might be your antidote
Les ombres de la nuit
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(1.00 from 1 review)
On a winter's night, people gather around a group of bridge players. Unbeknownst to them, in the corner of the capacious chamber, two former lovers meet: their objective to subjugate the other.
The Eighth Sacrament
Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 1985 and Elijah Crowe is a college student who has become addicted to painkillers and dropped out of school to get clean. He knows when he goes back he'll inevitably run into Irene, the only girl he loved, and the one chose drugs over. With understated support from his brilliant but tortured mother and a no-nonsense employer, Elijah moves forward the only way he knows how.
Leela’s Gift
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 52,450. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A luminous inner journey that uncovers highly relevant spiritual teachings including secret teachings of Buddhism and the Enneagram. Meditation and yoga offer practical paths to freedom from the often dispiriting and desperate quality of our contemporary lives. The novel intertwines Leela’s journey with modern philosophy and primal wisdom telling a story as old as the human heart.