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The Music Maker by Soha Turfler
Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Can you hear the melody from the Music Maker's box? Or have you forgotten to listen, your heart under lock? The Music Maker waits in the Market spinning songs. Hoping for a listener, a lover to come along. A fable for children and those who once so were, the Music Maker will delight all who are willing to have heard.
Slocomb's Pond by James Hampton
Price: Free! Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Slocomb's Pond has a bad reputation. Some people have returned from it with tales of hideous creatures living beneath its placid waters. Others have not returned at all. This is the story of four boys who, one winter night, decide to tempt Fate at Slocomb's Pond, and who are caught most unaware when Fate takes them up on their wager.
Dropped Connection by Jonathan Carreau
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A young man named Robert enjoys using the world wide web. Like many of his generation, he grew up knowing the internet. Most of his friends are people he has never seen face-to-face. His closest friend is a girl whose true name he does not know. He values his time with his online companions, and would not know what to do if his ties to them were to be suddenly cut off.
Divine encyclopedia by Vladimir Zolin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,870. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
О чем беззвучно говорим все время. Вот эта область. Этот круг забот. «Кого касаются проблемы смерти». Что мы увидим - «начавши все же двигаться туда». Какой сюжет стоит там непрерывно.
Forbidden Liaisons - Twilight of Medicine by Ernest Christman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,350. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A teenager tells her mother that she plans to become sexually active. She is given an unpublished semi-autographical novel her physician-father wrote twenty years ago. It depicts the happenings in a failing Philadelphia hospital, including staff indiscretions. She then realizes that revealed past liaisons could ruin friendships among families, including her circle of friends.
The Rosary by Federico De Roberto
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Between prayers, as she says the rosary ("forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us"), an old woman refuses to pardon her newly widowed and destitute daughter.
The Bridge: A short story by William E. Thomas
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literature » War(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A broken down truck blocking a bridge over the river in rural Holland leads to an unexpected encounter between a Dutch woman and an English holiday maker. Could this middle-aged, bearded man really be the young soldier she had fallen in love with when he dropped from the skies to capture the very same bridge 30 years ago?
The President's Ninja by Doug Walker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,120. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a White House filled with people vying for position and power, who can the President really trust? Perhaps a special ninja who finds unorthodox ways to bring about changes in the way things are done in Washington DC.
All the Good Gods Are Dead by Kelley Lenhart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,230. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
How can you hunt a God? How can you kill a God? How can you make a new God? What discerns a man from a beast, a snake from a butterfly? When the golden-eyed priestess of Tzra carries her God into new lands to forcefully convert the minds of the people, a disfigured man emerges as the most unlikely of saints.
Exactly Where They'd Fall by Laura Rae Amos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,800. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
As Amelia and Drew pair off to begin their future together, Jodie hangs on to one night, a year ago, which none of them remember the same way. With vivid characters, generous doses of humor, and palpable emotion, Exactly Where They'd Fall is a charming debut novel about three friends forced to explore the complicated and fragile bonds of friendship and love.
Forever I Bloom by Chikodi Adeola Onu
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
the story centers around Chizoba, a young girl who is forced to live with Aunt Bridget in Lagos at the death of her grand father. she experiences different forms of barbaric cruelty from one relative to the other until she seeks death as the ultimate solution to her misery forever I Bloom is a shocking story that reveals the unbroken ability of every abused child to bloom forever.
Laramie's Code by Richard (Bo Rivers) White
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Laramie Taylor a young twelve year old boy looked forward to attending the new school built in St. Joseph Missouri in the fall of 1856, because it meant less time in the fields working for pa. Raised by the Cowboy's Code, Laramie learned quickly that you had to have courage, loyalty, and respect for others.
The Color Of Things by Michael Hayes
Price: Free! Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Little Lenny Helzerman doesn’t expect anything more from one day than he does any other day and he doesn’t give anything more to one day than he does any other day. It is all the same. And this suits him just fine.
The Ant Farm by Neil Hetzner
Price: Free! Words: 75,010. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(3.67 from 3 reviews)
When Gene Almsson is forced into retirement after more than thirty years traveling the country helping the poultry industry, he finds it hard to go from advising wealthy people and earning their praise to doing dishes and finding ways to pass the time. He doesn't like his new life and he likes it even less when his daughter and one year old granddaughter move in.
Color Blind by Bill Rayburn
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A married woman (white) becomes pregnant, at a time when she cheated on her husband once, with a black man. As birth approaches, she finally confesses, but not to her husband.
Heavy and Light Tales 2012 by Philip van Wulven
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,700. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Thirteen stories, 35,000 words. Themes of life and death, love and war, and how we adapt. This is an updated edition of my 2006 short story book, with some new stories and some old ones left out. 'Hunting Elephant' from the old book is now included as a fireside tale told by a character in 'In the Valley'the longest story.