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Duft von Apfelsinen
By Lydia Nowottnick
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,410. Language: German. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Celeste, Sohn eines Sklavenhändlers aus Spanien, Lavenia, Tochter eines einfachen Apfelsinen-Händlers und Silvia, Tochter einer Sklavin und des Vaters von Celeste, sind die Hauptprotagonisten. Schönheit, Sinnlichkeit und Verführung lassen diese drei immer wieder Wege gehen, die sie tiefer in die Abgründe ihrer Seelen führen.
Class Warfare at the Convenience Store
By Paul Hawkins
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.00 from 2 reviews)
When a burgeoning municipality sets out to annex a strip of land previously considered to be the sticks, the locals have to find the means to fight back.
La tierra desnuda
By Joaquín Padeira
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 16, 2011 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La última oportunidad de emprender una nueva vida se abre ante el protagonista de "La tierra desnuda". Sin embargo, cuando ya el viaje hacia esa nueva oportunidad es inminente, un repentino crimen parece cerrar al protagonista todos los caminos, y aun hallándose al otro extremo del globo, la fatalidad parece arrastrarle de vuelta.
Mfalme Lia
By Mlenge Fanuel Mgendi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: Swahili. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Mfalme Lia, tafsiri ya hadithi ya Kiswahili ya hadithi ya 'King Lear', kama ilivyosimuliwa upya na Charles na Mary Lamb, toka kwa tamthiliya iliyotungwa na William Shakespeare. Hadithi za Uswahilini. * King Lear, 'Tales from Shakespeare' Swahili translation.
Bangkok Blondes
By Bangkok Women Writers Group
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,490. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Very few books on Thailand are written by women. 'Bangkok Blondes' is one of the first. It reflects the lives of creative women who live and write in Thailand - The Bangkok Women's Writers Group.
107 Degrees Fahrenheit
By Barry Rachin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young boy spends a magical weekend with his sister, a former collegiate track star crippled in a freak accident. During the visit he learns a poignant lesson about the resilience of monarch butterflies and the human heart
There Lived in Baghdad
By M.D. Mazumdar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,360. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Against the background of the US invasion of Iraq in 2003, the story follows the life of two people. Sameera Begum lives in Baghdad at a time when it is being bombed to smithereens. Mike Pettee, a young marine in the United States Army is on his way to Baghdad, to see action in his first war. This is a story of these two people. Two people whose lives moved on paths destined to meet at a crossroad
La Propiedad
By Naudín Gracián Petro
Price: $4.33 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: Spanish. Published: April 15, 2011 by Emooby. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La Propiedad narra la historia de Salomón Brumm, un viejo solitario que, atosigado por la incomprensión y por la muerte de su familia, cambia de país y compra un viejo caserón sin sospechar que su transacción le dañaría la vida.
Knife Tag
By Andrew Gabriel Rose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Girlie Lucks' hickey almost gives Big Break an aneurysm and the last thing he wants to do is get in a fight with a bunch of black kids.
Squeakyclean
By Jonathan Sprung
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 254,640. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Joshua is trapped. Afraid of mediocrity, life, and children, he has only a wife and a cubicle. At thirty it's not what he wanted. Sadie is a bright girl. She wants to do great things, if only she can get through school and escape her oppressive parents. When they meet, they know they're bad for each other, but they set in motion the change that promises to liberate them.
In the Black Desert
By Felicity Savage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011 by Knights Hill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Koji, an amateur photographer on a trip to Egypt, recklessly started talking to his seatmate on the plane. Now Hattori won't leave him alone. He keeps following Koji around Cairo like he's spying on him. To get rid of his new "friend," Koji will have to use his camera creatively. Length: 15 pages. Includes a sneak preview from Felicity Savage's collection BLACK WEDDING AND FIVE MORE FUNERALS.
Inventor
By Jennifer Manson
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 59,710. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Inspiring Fiction Delusions of grandeur – that’s what I’ve got, so they tell me. But what if they aren’t delusions? What if I can change the world? For as long as Jackie can remember, she has dreamed of the ultimate invention, the one simple thing that will radically improve lives. She thinks she has found it, and she wants everyone to know about it . . .
Triple Monkeys : A Dystopian Post-Apocalyptic Short Story
By Alex Severin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Everything fell. People. States. Governments. Countries. A virus THEY made mutated beyond their control. Millions died. Millions more died of the vaccine they shot the population up with. Discontent and violence spread and infected the entire globe and brought civilization down. But some rode it out. Some stood firm when the jack-boots came calling and showed THEM who was boss.
William Rufus
By Lee McAulay
Series: The Cuckoo Club Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
A paranormal short story about a hunting expedition gone wrong.
The Ballad Of Charlemagne's Clerk
By Lee McAulay
Series: The Cuckoo Club Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Henri is clerk to Charlemagne the not-great-yet-but-soon-will-be. His job is to arrange the Emperor's coronation, but nothing seems to go to plan. Will he save the day? More importantly, will he save his head? A short story set in Mediaeval Europe, with a twist in the tail.
Kittens In The Emu Field
By Lee McAulay
Series: The Cuckoo Club Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Four travellers through the Australian Outback - two European, two Aboriginal - are stuck in a shack on the edge of the desert, waiting for nightfall. In the distance, Army trucks move on the road. Will it thwart their plans? A paranormal short story.
All Roads Lead To The River
By Lee McAulay
Series: The Cuckoo Club Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(3.00 from 1 review)
Louis Beauregard, Victorian adventurer, has caroused his way around the Grand Tour with poets and playboys. Now, in the shadow of the Pyramids, what Louis discovers by the banks of the Nile will change his life forever. This short story is set in the same world as full-length novel, "The Last Rhinemaiden".
Tales From The Cuckoo Club Archives Vol. 1
By Lee McAulay
Series: The Cuckoo Club Archives. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Five short stories of paranormal adventure with a common alternative history theme: - All Roads Lead To The River - King Of The Sea - Kittens In The Emu Field - The Ballad Of Charlemagne's Clerk - William Rufus
Wipers: A Soldier's Tale From the Great War
By Jeff Simmons
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 134,660. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Thousands of casualties. Every day. For four years. That was reality for the Allies defending the city of Ypres, Belgium, during World War One. The soldiers didn't know how to pronounce "Ypres" (EE-pruh), so they called the killing grounds "Wipers." "Wipers: A Soldier's Tale From the Great War," tells the story of an English coal miner-turned-soldier and his struggle to live amidst death.
Defenders of the Faith
By Chet Williamson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,120. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
When Paul Blair's wife is killed by a young drunk driver, he decides to dedicate his life to keeping the youth of his church from bad influences. And if that means bringing down the wolves who tempt them, so be it. When Paul finds that one of his own "flock" has adopted and escalated his own murderous strategies, he joins forces with the boy in a bloody crusade of vengeance upon the unholy.