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Literary | Plays & Screenplays
Décades by Anne de Gandt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,460. Language: French. Published: May 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Après le chaos de la douleur, le désir amoureux, ses attentes, ses exaltations, ses déceptions. Rencontre entre deux femmes qui va bouleverser leur existence et donner une force insoupçonnée à chacune d’elles.
This Is Not A Reflection of You by Edward St Amant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The cute old lady next door would like to kill you. And if she could, she would. And your husband and children as well, and everyone in the whole neighborhood. “A life of evil and a hater of all things perfectly described.”
A Trip to Tanglewood by Barry Rachin
Price: Free! Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Marie Augustin, an Haitian nurses aide, is blindsided when one of her elderly clients, Peter Marsoubian, asks her to accompany him on a trip to hear the Boston Symphony Orchestra perform in Tanglewood. Does the green-card immigrant, who witnessed first hand the endemic violence in her native country, follow agency protocol or bend rules to accommodate the absurd whim of a dying man?
Perception by Dan Catalano
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 126,570. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Hugh Lambert is a man of many problems: problems with professors, problems with his glorified student squat and, most of all, problems with women. A parapsychology student in the 1980's, Hugh has no job prospects and only one friend—Abby Stoltz, a profane and ever-indignant artist. But then, late one night, Hugh accepts a tarot reading from a beautiful stranger, and everything begins to change.
Notes from an Isolated Man by Craig Cain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A philosophical breakdown about an observer. A man that views life but does not partake of it. After much debate, he decides to leave his fence of observation and enjoy the world, resulting in dire consequences.
A Waltz Yes, a Heart No by Barry Rachin
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Following his divorce, Dr. Stanley Gilford, chief of cardiology at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital, restructured his life on the guiding principle of maximum gain, minimum pain. So what is the well-heeled doctor doing with Ruby, a high school dropout and waitress at the local greasy spoon, and what are his options visa vie the pallid, five year old boy whose damaged heart beats in three-four time?
In The Light Of Memory by Leonardo Lunanero
Price: Free! Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010 by William Pascoe. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(1.00 from 1 review)
A set of framed tales in the fabulist style, influenced by authors such as Calvino and Borges and antique narrative traditions. A deathless wanderer helps a boy to the end of his story.
Walk On Water by Bruce Blake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Alex knew the woman of his dreams the moment he saw her: from her smile to her hair to the way she moved. Everything about her was perfect and he knew they were destined for each other. In spite of his love and best efforts, she slips away and Alex is left alone again, on the brink of making the ultimate sacrifice to prove his love is true. Includes an excerpt from "On Unfaithful Wings".
Henry's Nursing Notes by Ian Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Ian Martin spent three years as a hospital orderly and kept a ward diary chronicling the sights, sounds and smells that assailed him. Based on this record, "Henry Fuckit's Nursing Notes" is an unflinching account of nursing the sick and dying. Looking through the eyes of his disreputable hero, Martin uses a brutal blend of cynicism and dark humour to describe a world of suffering and pathos.
Heads by Eddie Stack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A zany, humourous story, Heads relates the adventures of Jazz Doherty, an Irish artist who makes a sacrilegious blunder while painting murals at the Church of the Sacred Heart in Berkeley, California. The parish priest, Fr. Ned Tobin, declares jihad on him and Doherty goes on the run. His work gathers a cult following while he house-sits for a jailed dope dealer. Then he finds a stash of cash...
White Pine by F. J. Mackelroy
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.00 from 1 review)
His world and plans are disintegrating. Will the north woods be enough to heal this man’s pain? A short-short story of the future, past, and present.
Días de llamas by Juan Iturralde
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 181,410. Language: Spanish. Published: May 8, 2010 by Erres Proyectos Digitales, S.L.U.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Madrid, 1936. Los militares golpistas se han levantado contra la República. Tomás Labayen, juez de instrucción perteneciente a una familia de clase media con raíces militares, vive en un dilema: por un lado su lealtad republicana, por otro sus escrúpulos morales frente a los excesos de los revolucionarios. ¿Qué hacer?
Thumbs Down by Raymond Benson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Find out what happens when a disgruntled playwright seeks revenge on the theatre critic who panned his play. A short story by internationally-known author Raymond Benson.
Delilah of Sunhats and Swans by Melissa Volker
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,860. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Leaving behind a dark and mysterious past, a young woman steps off a bus in a small New England town. Charming and intriguing, she transforms the lives of all she meets. But her past is catching up with her. Readers of Jane Hamilton and Anne Lammot will respond to Delilah and those she meets in Macaenas.
Hans y las lluvias de Abril by Juan Iturralde
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,820. Language: Spanish. Published: May 1, 2010 by Erres Proyectos Digitales, S.L.U.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La historia de un anónimo y esquizofrénico científico alemán recluido en un manicomio que rememora su vida y la de su "otro yo", Hans. Juan Iturralde (autor de "Días de llamas") nos presenta un fresco humano complejo, que abarca desde los tiempos de Hitler hasta los de la banda Baader-Meinhof, en el que emerge con especial fuerza la locura que subyace en el interior de cada uno de nosotros.
Raisinheart by Tom Lichtenberg
Price: Free! Words: 16,620. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Three stories of a lonely youth. Jimmy Kruzel's bad luck is that his worst enemies are always his best friends, or is it the other way around, and that sometimes his darkest hours seem to come right after the dawn. In tales more bitter than sweet, Jimmy finds that you can attract more flies with honey than you can with vinegar, but really, who wants to attract flies anyway?
Unordinary Tales by Lauren Farley
Price: Free! Words: 45,930. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A compilation of eight short stories regarding Life, Death and the uncertainties of humans. From Blackout's J with psychotic episodes sending her into hours of shock to the Wolfe family in their first couple of hours trying to pull together after the surprise death of the mother figure Julia, these short stories are not your average short tales, they're quite the opposite.
Moment of Truth by Marcus McGee
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,980. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2010 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Part Two of the LAST YEAR TRILOGY. Continuation of Earth’s last year as chaos grows. Militia groups defy the government, California attempts secession, Life Ark launches and political turmoil threatens global war. In the Crypt amid Colorado’s mountains, a computer hacker and a scientist try to determine the truth of the threat to Earth. Part One: Shadow in the Sky. Part Three: New World Order