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Grande sœur by Julien Mauvoisin
Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: French. Published: July 3, 2015 by Jank Moovy. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Educational
L’union des parents de Nicolas et de Cassandra va réunir les deux enfants. Progressivement, en traversant des moments difficiles, ils vont devenir comme frère et sœur l’un pour l’autre...
Bleed Me Silicone by Jason Werbeloff
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Literature » Literary
My first memory is of the inside of a cardboard box. It smells of fluorescent light and ancient canyon floors. 'Bleed Me Silicone' is a surreal short about life from the perspective of a bottle of silicone lube. Silky. Brutal.
Wander.Stop by Sin James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015 by Nikki True. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Where do you go when there is nowhere else to go? In this coming of age story Benny, a 16-year-old dope boy from Oklahoma City is ready to change his life around. But as soon as he tries to leave his former life behind an unforeseen accident plus a chance encounter with a young prostitute has him at facing a tough decision to either commit to change or fall back into old habits.
The Computer That Cared by Randall McMullan
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
An unemployed man has to make a mortgage payment at an Automated Teller Machine (ATM). On a whim he scribbles a message on the input card and soon receives a communication from the computer. The man and the ATM develop a ‘relationship’ which solves his financial worries, gives him important information about the bank, and leads to employment - with the bank. But can the relationship last?
Make my Joy Complete by Mercia McMahon
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015 by MMMporium. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Mona is a silent but strong mother, unlike her daughter Lisa who loudly insists on being called Joy. Mona is headstrong and has needed to be as a single mother, but now the young adult that is Lisa (or Joy) is seriously injured. In the hospital waiting room Mona continues to be the strong silent type and is determined to sort everything out for her beloved daughter, who has other ideas.
O Tudo, O Nada e O Vazio by Wagner Carvalho Coelho
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 13,110. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"‘O TUDO, O NADA E O VAZIO’, sua primeira e tardia obra literária, explode agora em sua maturidade sexagenária.
She by George Kavsekhornak
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
He shone with ingenuity: mixing an incompatible, salting a sweet, peppering a dairy. But he never smiled, was always concentrated and serious, and because of that fact among schoolfellows he has received an impartial nickname – the Gloomy Cook.
Playing Flashlight Tag by Jay Lemming
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Summer nights playing flashlight tag for a group of teenage boys turns into something else entirely when a girl joins their game. Hiding from each at night with a single beam of light to see by cannot hide a kind of illumination that touches them all.
A New York City Vignette by Jay Lemming
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is September 11, 2011 and Jim Roberts is about to discover the emptiness in the center of his life. When two planes strike the Twin Towers in a matter of moments, Jim is not where he should be: at work at the top of 1 World Trade Center. Instead he is spending the morning at his mistress' apartment. How can he explain his situation to his wife who calls frantically wondering if he is safe?
The Colors of Autumn by Jay Lemming
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The stirring days of autumn accompany one young man's journey from college to his girlfriend's home for Halloween weekend. The sheltered world of his youth, however, is about to be challenged by a series of harmless events that still maintain enough implications to open the door to some of the world's darker possibilities.
Running--Memoir of a Trained Running Dog by Logan15
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Running. A memoir of a dog born to run. Jax, as he's known, recounts his earliest memories of childhood, education, and his life's work; running. He sounds very much like an old man dreaming of days gone by. Running is an old 'tale' that's less than 3,000 words--a quick, relaxing read.
One Golgotha Evening by Ulf Wolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Perhaps this event did not go down exactly as popularly believed. The point is, no one really saw the event. No one, that is, except for one twelve-year old boy who disobeyed his father three times that day and consequently saw the whole thing first hand. Once seen, he was too terrified about it to tell anyone. Finally, he tells.
Under a Solstice Moon by M P Ericson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Byrnie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The Snow King and the Sun King meet in combat every solstice, to fight for power over the coming season. But this time, the Snow King decides to change the rules. Fantasy short story.
Mac-Coy Ou les Aventures Délirantes D'un Cow-boy Excentrique by Patrick Huet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: French. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Western
Découvrez les aventures incroyables d'un cow-boy excentrique. Des foules de rires à n'en plus finir, car ce cow-boy, au demeurant peu gâté sur le plan intellectuel, va nous entraîner dans une série d'histoires totalement rocambolesques. Découvrez vite tout l'humour de l'Ouest américain.
Finding Viola: A Short Story by Bo Burnette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Every day, Miss Erikson hears mysterious music coming from behind a locked door at the Lang School of Fine Arts. When the strict Mrs. Borg demands she leave the door alone, Miss Erikson's curiosity propels her to uncover the secrets of the ever-closed door. As she pursues the source of the inexplicable music, she must finally face the grief of the past she has long tried to ignore.
Nan Violence by Arun Krishnan
Price: Free! Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's hard to attain Nirvana - especially when you are accused of being a cross-dressing Muslim terrorist. Mr. Jain is a strict vegetarian who develops an unexpected fondness for meat. He tries to keep his new tastes secret from his fellow Jains by resorting to wearing a burkha -- but in the process falls afoul of the FBI.
Blade by Ulf Wolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
You might think that a blade of grass does not have much going for it; it might be prudent to think again. Often trod upon and made to sustain bovine life, there’s more to grass than meets the eye (or foot). Blade likes to muse, and muse he does, upon life and death and sex and their lot in life.
Natun Thikana (নতুন ঠিকানা) by ডাঃ নীলাঞ্জন চট্টোপাধ্যায় (Dr. Nilanjan Chattopadhyay)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: Bengali. Published: June 27, 2015 and represented by editionNEXT.com (Publisher). Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“নতুন ঠিকানা”, ডাঃ নীলাঞ্জন চট্টোপাধ্যায়ের লেখা মোট ২৩ টি বাংলা আধুনিক কবিতার এক অনবদ্য সংকলন।