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Cuentos y Poemas by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
El Celular, Perro, El Temascal son algunos de los cuentos con los el autor participó en sendos concursos internacionales. La poesía es más bien tipo ecológica y de amor a la naturaleza.
The Cisco Kid in the Bronx by Miguel Antonio Ortiz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2012 by Hamilton Stone. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the Bronx, on a street called Rogers Place, Mario Ortega grows up remembering his childhood in Puerto Rico. We follow him into early manhood as he weaves the cultural strands of the past with those of an urban present in New York City.
Revolution of Feelings by Zoe Curare
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,650. Language: Russian. Published: June 20, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
События происходят в 2004 году в стране, которую легко узнать по ярким политическим сценариям. Закраина! В избирательной кампании участвуют: Виктор Япанович, Виктор Юбченко, Юлия Тигрюленко.
The Egg-Shaped Room by F. Simon Grant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Egg-Shaped Room :oR: Blood on Mouth and Mourning Dress, part of the Floating Body series, is about the three Tone siblings whose faces force people to forget them: Eudaemonia, a professional mourner; Oa, a professional killer; and Missy, who uses cosmetic means to force people to remember her. Their reunion becomes dangerous when Missy's fiancé invites them to test out his new invention.
The Copyright Lawyer by F. Simon Grant
You set the price! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional(4.00 from 1 review)
The Copyright Lawyer :oR: Everything Goes to War, part of the Floating Body series, is about Eugene Monsterpillar, a man born with a five foot blade for a right arm. When he accidentally decapitates his piano teacher as a child, he does everything he can to avoid violence. As an adult, he encounters an increasing number of monsters and must choose whether to use the blade he was born with.
Average Sunday Afternoon by Pat Jourdan
Price: Free! Words: 21,670. Language: British English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short Stories. Humour flits through, from an invasion by cows, crime in Dublin, death in a dustbin, to village legends and the everyday visions of a mad girl. All the people in these stories break rules and test the boundaries of habit, faith or even television. For good or bad, the covers are stripped away and life can never be the same again.
Sketches from the Spanish Mustang by Benjamin X. Wretlind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,520. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A jilted husband with a grudge, a bomb, and a dead wife; three mothers facing life and death; a warrior in a battle with his memory; a man at odds with the stereotypes surrounding him; an immigrant looking for fortune in the wrong places; and a woman who can't stop running for her life. These are the subjects of a woman with a gift, a woman who has already lost everything.
BALLARD motor court by Mike Kiley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,830. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ballard, a part-time mail-order private detective, confronts the mystery behind an attempt on his life and in the process plumbs the very nature of reality. Mix in a novice tarot card reader, a graphic novelist, a psychic police inspector, a street rabbi and his golem, a pack of wild dogs, and you have the supernatural novella that is BALLARD motor court. The living creatures ran & returned.
Ladies of the Dance by May Mansoor Munn
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,560. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Prior to the Six-Day War in 1967, Alya Habeeb, a Muslim-Christian teacher, and the radio personality Majed Alami, dance with international friends in the Semiramis Hotel courtyard, ignoring the pending conflict. But her brother Omar is willing to risk it all to fight for freedom. As tensions mount, they must learn new steps that will lead them into a world forever changed by political upheaval.
Interstate Dreams by Neal Barrett Jr.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,800. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dreamer came back to Austin, Texas from a bad banana war with a souvenir slug in his head. No big deal, just a minor side effect: Now, every safe, every lock, every fancy alarm takes a nap when he's around. Dreamer's not tempted. He's straight arrow and doesn't need the dough. He's happy selling guppies, hanging out at Mama Lucy's Vishnu and esus Barbecue. It's never that simple with Neal Barrett.
Erase my memory, gentlemen by Masuta
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: Russian. Published: June 18, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
На землю мягко опускались сумерки. Снежинки кружились и водили свой непонятный хоровод. Все искрилось праздничным светом. Яркие огни, освещая весь город, замирали в ожидании чуда.
Fights in the Streets, Tears in the Sand by Jeffrey Rubin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,390. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When Jeff Star begins Lincoln High, he has one major problem — every time he tries to get the kids to respect him he ends up making more and more enemies. Will joining a violent gang help? How about the wisdom of fellow teenager, Steve Marino; or the beautiful and strange Mysterious Jane? Hold on tight on this wild rollercoaster of a story as we discover secrets of respect that enlighten us all.
Flowers End by Gerard O'Keeffe
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales(5.00 from 1 review)
A young woman travels to a remote Welsh valley in search of her family history and finds herself embroiled in the myth and magic of that ancient land.
Contrappasso Magazine, Issue 1: International Writing by Matthew Asprey
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
CONTRAPPASSO is an independent biannual magazine of international writing published in Sydney, Australia. Issue 1 features James Crumley, Lester Goran, Floyd Salas, James Scott Linville, Noel King, Vanessa Berry, Mimi Lipson, Peter Doyle, and poetry by Elias Greig, Pip Muratore, Lindsay Tuggle, Tessa Lunney, Chris Oakey, Fiona Yardley, and Paolo Totaro.
Mercy (A Southern Gothic Short Story) by Rachelle Taylor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In this Southern Gothic short, a sheltered, impoverished teenager seeks to impress a neighbor boy, with destructive results. This story explores poverty, neglect, mental illness, and misogyny in rural Appalachia. This story originally appeared in Printer's Devil Review.
Jack Lives Here by Lynnette Lounsbury
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,050. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Lulu suspects that Jack Kerouac is not dead but alive and well and living in Baja Mexico, she sets out to find him and convince him to go on the road one last time.
The Evaporation of Hands by Robert Louis Henry
You set the price! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by Leaf Garden Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Poetry and prose. No specific theme. A lot of yata yata and plenty of la-de-da.
Lost Apple by Iain Mavro Coggins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,920. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Educational
Laid off by their school districts, Frank, Paul, Arianna and Jan are enticed by billionaire Tim Schimmel's generous financial offer. The only catch: surviving his summer program (and each other) in the stifling, bug-ridden hills of the Arkansas Ozarks. But physical discomfort is a minor nuisance when confronted with the bizarre machinations of their wealthy host.