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This Unhappy Planet
You set the price! Words: 43,990. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
California: everyone is visualizing their own reality, and two guys are getting rich off it. Then one day a young marine decides to walk into the ocean, and everything changes. A twisted comedy of manners set during the end of the George W Bush years.
The Drama Kids
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,840. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
9 bathroom-length stories about the kids nobody likes. Drawings by Jeff Hurlow.
The Beekeeper - from the collection: 'Night Flight from Marabar'
Price: Free! Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Many years ago, the beekeeper struck a terrible bargain. He could have as much wealth as he wanted and a life as long as he wished. In return, however, he must secure the lease of a thousand souls for one year. Set on the Greek island of Kythera this story captures daily life and culture as it is today and gives insights into human nature as it has been for thousands of years. A haunting story.
Pathologies
Price: Free! Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2010 by Keyhole Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
17 very short stories by the author of Without Wax and Questionstruck and Ampersand, Mass. If you like these stories, check out Ampersand, Mass., a full-length collection of short stories by William Walsh.
Dead Stone Wake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dead Stone Wake is an imaginative and unforgettable journey into the dawning of intellectual curiosity and violent conflict. We see here the foundation of deductive and scientific reasoning, beautifully interwoven with thoughts and emotions of a single neanderthal. We experience the brutal consequences endured.
Disconnected
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
"Disconnected" is a story of a newly homeless family lost in an unfamiliar city and the struggle of Millie to keep her children safe after she and the children get separated from her husband.
Synchronicity
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,420. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2010 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Synchronicity is a second short story collection by Marcus McGee, following Four Stories. This book contains some of the author's favorite works, including The Club, Estéban and Synchronicity. It also includes his earliest short stories, Mister Peacock, Till Death Do Us Part and Anthropophagi. It finishes with three blank verse parables, Coat of Black, The Thinking Man and The Crab Story.
A Timely Death
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,690. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Grace has a gorgeous home in the hills of Southern California, a loving husband and two grown daughters. But just as Grace begins to enjoy her newfound freedom, her kids and grandchildren move back into the house. Then, when her father dies suddenly, she must care for her ailing mother. Grace reaches her emotional brink, and the family is forced to make a controversial decision.
Blackbird, Fly
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What do you say when the woman who forever changed your life vanishes without a trace, then turns up 25 years later and asks to buy you a cup of coffee? Daniel Lewis had suffered more than his fair share of sadness in his life, yet events continued to unfold, weaving around him a web of connected people and memories, bringing him to this one moment, this one boy, and this one tale.
The God Maker: How God Became God
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,290. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A moving and delightful story of self-discovery that weaves humankind's desire to understand Who am I? into a creative journey certain to expand our imagination into places heretofore unimagined. The beauty of this novel is also in the author's ability to introduce the complexities of philosophy through a wise and poignant tale about a man who loses everything...and finds himself.
Revenant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,280. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a lifetime of unsuccessfully seeking redemption a profound spiritual crisis triggers David’s dying mind to desperately accelerate a bizarre process of reconciliation. As it is said, “Your life flashes before your eyes when you die”, the tortured protagonist relives an idyllic fantasy of an alternative life instead of his own...
Marine Dreams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,520. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Marine Dreams chronicles the lives of two graduate students at a small marine laboratory in Monterey Bay, California in the 1970's. In a light, humorous way it describes the adventures of marine research at remote locations around the world, while weaving in a romantic story line involving the main characters, Will and Sandra.
Into the Fire
Series: The Fire, Prequel. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,520. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Four teens, Mom and Dad - the Allen family. Family life revolves around football and learning to work as a unit. Their ability to function is put to the test in Into the Fire.
Strange Thinkings
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,840. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This book contains shorter pieces from the author's strange and original mind, and includes fiction, humor, poetry, science fiction novelette, philosophical musings and autobiographical material. Try a free taste of Dueling Toilets (the first story) for an idea of what awaits you.
The Aloha Diary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,850. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Leda Swann's technical career has settled into a predictable routine. When she is offered a chance to work in Honolulu, she accepts the challenge. Hoping for adventure, she is seduced by the island but her stay in paradise is threatened when she confronts the sinister side of Government contracting.
The Sponge Diver
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"The Sponge Diver" features the young Romanian vagabond Adrien Zograffi, this time in Greece, as he listens to the harrowing tale of a fellow Romanian drifter's season of forced labor aboard a small ship plying the Eastern Mediterranean in search of rich sponge beds. Panait Istrati (1884-1935) was once among the most popular writers in Europe.
Paying For Glory
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Did you enjoy reading: The Notebook, Field of Dreams, The Natural, or Tuesdays with Morrie? Sue Carswell, has written a debut commercial novel, Paying for Glory, which incorporates themes from all of these books, although her book is clearly original. At the heart of the book are secrets, and it begs to ask the question do you pay for glory?
A Moment Too Soon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
For most, it was TGIF. For Marj, the weekend started with a dread filled 150 mile drive home thru a part of rural Kansas that had become a killer's playground.
House of Love
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,780. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Young Paul moves to his grandparents’ house after his sister drowned. A medium to the spirit world, his great-grandmother Big Mama teaches Paul to communicate with the living and the dead, opening a door that forces Paul to realize he will never return to his life as it was before. House of Love is about family, forgiveness and the unshakable bonds that unite family through life and afterlife.
Stones
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2010 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A novel of art, love, intrigue and magic in the South of France.