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Vampyre Desire Immortal
Price: Free! Words: 28,160. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ava is a medieval princess and a vampire. Perdix is an aging alchemist who sets out to save her, only to find his magic is not as strong as it once was. Can Perdix save Ava or is he doomed to her same fate?
Arrivals and Departures
Price: Free! Words: 87,360. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set largely in Spain, but also Italy, France and northern England, Most of these short stories relate the adventures of Detective Oscar Garcia and his assistant Jose, who specialise in the kind of missing persons cases which benefit from Oscar's somewhat contemplative frame of mind, although it turns out there are frequently more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in his philosophy.
Anath Bachhi (एकांकी)
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 21,570. Language: Hindi. Published: October 10, 2017 by Prachi Digital Publication. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
‘अनाथ बच्ची’ (एकांकी) है-जिसमें रोमांचक पहलू यह है कि एक शराबी-कुण्ठित, अविवाहित युवा अनाथ बच्ची को पड़ा देख मुंह फेर कर आगे बढ़ जाना चाहता है, पर एकदम पैदा हुई परिस्थितियां उसकी मानवीयता को द्रवित कर, इस बात को मजबूर कर देती हैं कि वह अनाथ बच्ची का नाथ बनने के लिए दोनों हाथों को बढ़ा दें। एक बार हाथ बढ़े तो न सिर्फ अनाथ बच्ची, कुण्ठित युवा का सहारा बन उसकी जीवन नौका की दिशा बदलती चली जाती है.
Laika
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,570. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Laika desperately wishes for a new life. At fourteen, she’s hardened and independent, living on the streets of Southern California. Laika brings to light the often-shrouded world of paranoid schizophrenia. It also examines the socially stigmatized issues of homelessness, addiction, and PTSD, in the hopes of fostering greater awareness and compassion.
Hawke's Point
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 87,650. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jonas Hawke, a recovering alcoholic with bouts of crankiness and unmitigated orneriness, may be past his prime but he's still a damned good lawyer. That's why everyone in Beacon Junction turns to him for advice as soon as something goes wrong. And plenty does—murder, adultery, corporate conspiracy—everything you'd expect from a sleepy Vermont town.
Abruptions: 3 Minute Stories to Awaken the Mind
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,560. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Poetic and fable-like tales about quirky people from small towns. Written by master storyteller Jack Matthews during his last decade of life, they are told with simple language, flashes of humor and a sage's sense of wonder and irony.
Broken Hearts
Price: Free! Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fourteen-year-old Nadia Delacroix is in love with the lead singer of the local grunge band Teen Spirit. Caitlin Weatherly’s parents have fallen out of love and she feels helpless watching her mother unravel. Broken Hearts is a prequel novella to It Happened to Us and takes us on a brief journey in the lives of the two cousins who are struggling with the heartbreaking teenage years.
We Became Us
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,720. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mathieu Delacroix, a university freshman, didn’t expect to find love on that December day, 1991. Lori-Anne Weatherly, a fourth-year student and Teaching Assistant, believes she’s in love with her English professor. We Became Us is a prequel novella to It Happened to Us, an unexpected love story of two people who had almost given up on finding their soul mate.
Metamorphosis
Price: Free! Words: 30,050. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
How could a feminine conscious self-awareness arise from the material constituents out of which the Universe was composed? Feminization was to become fabulous, to be feminine was to be ‘fantastical’. To be fantastical was to be whimsical, fanciful, sublime and above all, magnificent in a freshly metamorphosed body.
Ant Malkovich
Price: Free! Words: 61,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man becomes an ant.
Blues Politic
You set the price! Words: 51,650. Language: Romanian. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Romanul Blues politic al tânărului prozator Daniel Sidor este o sumbră radiografie a României post‑decembriste, executată din punctul imposibil al suicidului la care recurge Perplexus Timor, tânărul absolvent de facultate devenit comerciant de elixiruri anatomice și intelectuale, după angrenarea sa în arena politică și transformarea sa în parlamentar. Tăvălugul istoriei continuă să distrugă ...
Good-bye, Audrey: Stories
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 47,230. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The short fiction of Jonah Rye. Tales contemporary and historical, of harmony and tragedy, discord and comedy, purgatory and hell. Love and murder. Includes: What I Mean -- Rightly -- Cock and Bull -- Teacher -- Romantic -- So Damn Fat -- Lonnie's Divorce -- Tradition -- Waiting -- Kid at Play -- Poop Jewelry -- Year of Misfortune -- Promise -- Prevention -- Exhibition -- Beach -- Debt.
Luca e altre storie
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 23,800. Language: Italian. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Tre storie Luca, Mirta e Marco. Luca va in pensione. Parte per ritrovarsi. Essere o apparire? Il dilemma si intreccia con Simona, che ricerca la certezza dell’esistenza. Mirta vive un incubo: reale o fantasia? Col terrore del buio si trova nelle tenebre. Marco, privato della gravità da Eliana la compagna, si schianta al suolo. Solo sogno ma rivela la sua indole. Tre voci in un’atmosfera nostalgica
Parsimony
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,400. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Parsimony is a novel about fathers and sons. t the heart of this experience is David's reckoning, just after 9/11, with his own life and career, and with his family's radically left-wing past—with his Stalinist grandfather and with his bitter, politically disillusioned father, a Trotsky scholar and retired professor of history.
Sammie & Budgie
Series: Simon Adventures. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,450. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Sammie & Budgie is a quirky, mystical tale of a self-doubting IT nerd and his young son, who possesses the gift of foresight.The novel explores the bond between a caring father and his children, one affected by his own thorny relationship with his surly father, and the connection he has with his sweet son is thicker than blood, going to the place where dreams are conceived and realized.
What I Learned: Stories, Essays, and More
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,440. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Literature
During his time at the University of Pittsburgh, Joshua M. Patton studied and wrote nonfiction, fiction, and poetry. This is a collection of his best work from that time period: fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. This is book like no other, capturing a snapshot in time not just of its subjects but of its author.
Korsakoff Blight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,250. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Upon inheriting the home of his deceased father, Korsakoff Blight embarks on a bizarre journey into the center of the creative soul.
Fireflies
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
Brilliant Casey Cavanaugh is a poet, a writer and a junkie. She yearns to overcome her addiction and pursue her dream of becoming a professor of literature. She struggles night and day, but is losing the deadly battle. Her twin brother Chaz wants to save her. But he's powerless over her demons. As Casey succumbs to her addiction, Chaz faces his own hard choices.
Défaillances
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,430. Language: French. Published: September 25, 2017 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Une petite fête entre amis, un soir d’été caniculaire. May et son mari ont invité leurs proches. Ce qui devrait être un moment agréable, quelques heures de détente et de partage, se transforme rapidement en chaos et en catastrophe… Construite en flash-backs, pleine de chausse-trappes et d’impasses, cette histoire est avant tout celle de nos défaillances – d’amis, d’amants, de parents…
The Big Mark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,610. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Big Mark rides the rails, lying in wait for the con men traveling alongside him. Portraying himself as a wealthy rube, he makes off with his would-be fleecers' money before they realize they've been had. He lives like this for years, until he is found out following a failed ploy. Given a hundred days to pay back what he owes, the Big Mark must rely on his conning skills to pay for his freedom.