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Chrysalis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A retelling of Kafka's Metamorphosis set in the internet age.
Clara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This is a short story about Clara—best be described as “a Clara”—who one day discovers a tall, elegantly dressed, and thus completely misplaced mystery woman in the local cemetery, standing over a grave that is never visited by anyone. Clara knows because the son of the couple buried there was Clara’s best and only friend in childhood. Will curiosity get the better of Clara that day?
The Scarlet Letter - Regendered
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,730. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Nathaniel Hawthorne’s classic novel of morality, sin, and social stigma, completely rewritten with all the characters regendered. Now read about Heston Prynne as he deals with the consequences of his infidelity and being excluded from his puritanical society. Heston Prynne is forced to wear a scarlet ‘A’ prominently on his chest, a sign to everyone of the adultery he’s committed. While he raises
Billie Budd - Regendered
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,070. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Herman Melville’s classic novella rewritten with all the characters regendered. Now read the story set aboard a ship, crewed and captained entirely by women! The exceptionally handsome Billy Budd is pressed into service aboard the English warship Indomitable. There, she quickly adapts to her new surroundings without complaint, soon making friends and admirers of her fellow sailors and officers on
The Last AIDS Patient
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Tulabella Ruby Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Decades ago, a young man ran away from his family’s rural estate to the big city to find love and come out as gay. He returns years later to older relatives who are scared of him and one young nephew who wants to hear his story of love, lust, grief and loss and what it means to be a sole survivor in a land that has eradicated HIV and AIDS.
Time to Say Goodbye
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this short story, Yessie was raised by her grandmother after her parents died in a plane crash. Although she was raised in a loving environment, she felt that something was missing and consequently lost her way.
The Happy Princess and Other Tales - Regendered
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,590. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Oscar Wilde’s collection of short stories, rewritten with all its characters regendered to provide a whole new meaning. From the Happy Princess to the Selfish Giantess, their central themes and morals remain the same, even while the regendering process provides a completely different perspectives.
The Drink
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Andrew Frery is a recovering alcoholic and a politician at the end of his career. He's moving out of his county commission office when he gets a visit from an unexpected visitor delivering devastating news. But an opportune encounter the day before may save Andrew.
Diary of an Overgod
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,400. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Religious
(4.00 from 1 review)
After God loses in a war in Heaven, a man is granted His powers and attempts to create better universes than the defeated God.
A Riddle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“It is quite clear that one has no use for a person who has no I in a well-ordered police state. But I also have no more use for the police state.” A Metaphysical Murder Mystery ~
Under the Amoral Bridge
Series: The Bridge Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,660. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Artemis Bridge is the know-to, go-to guy, the amoral fixer in 2028 Los Angeles with the connection for your illicit desires. When an associate dies in his arms, he is burdened with a damaging video of the current mayor. With assassins dogging his every step, he has only days before the corrupt mayor is re-elected. This taut futuristic cyberpunk thriller is the debut novel by Gary A. Ballard.
Last Shot (a Short Tale of the Absurdity of Life and Death)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
TODAY IS THE PERFECT DAY TO DIE. Bernard is the type of man that accomplishes all that he sets out to—and easily. He's intelligent, hardworking, and completely unfamiliar with failure. His only complaint—the singular source of the inner anger bubbling within him—is that no one else in the world recognizes that. It's time to force them to. The final statement will be Bernard's. At last.
Falling Rock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Darcy is a rural mail carrier whose solitude is broken only when playing in her friends' band -- especially with the singer, Helen. Darcy is in love with her, but Helen is trapped in a contentious marriage for the sake of her disabled son. Darcy knows all she and Helen can have together is their music. That's enough, until an outsider reminds her that more is possible -- just not with Helen.
One Moment in Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,300. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
After a violent accident, Jack Barrett had a new outlook on life. He took on adventures that made him one of the world's most admired people. With each step, Jack grew as a person and a leader; risking himself and his family to save others. In the end, Jack was about to die, or was he? Prepare yourself for a surprising ending that questions the nature between life and death, reality and dream.
Hail Mary: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
Bill just can't stay away. Every day he opens the doors, walks down the aisle, and lights his candle. Then he talks to her. Does she hear him? Will she talk back? He's not sure, but he knows one thing. He'll wait until she does.
Gothic Poetry: A Collection of Dark Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Some of the poems reflect emotions as they pertain to feeling alienated, misunderstood, or different, Gothic subculture, desire, morbid curiosity, and a love of all things dark.
Something That's True
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Mendicant Bookworks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A lonesome mechanic searches the dingy velvet of his small-town strip club for answers and for Something That's True. Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction by Hosho McCreesh.
MAN ĐẢO - Trương Thái Du - Tập truyện ngắn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,660. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of 28 short stories by Trương Thái Du. "Cùng với nhiều truyện ngắn đặc sắc khác trong tập truyện CON RỒNG CHỮ (Hòm thư ảo mị, Vàng ảnh vàng anh, v.v.), tác giả đã khẳng định rõ chỗ đứng của mình trên văn đàn như một cây viết truyện ngắn tài năng, đa dạng, và giàu óc tưởng tượng." Cố nhà văn Văn Ngọc
Don’t Take My Sunshine Away: A Collection of Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,850. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This is a collection of five short stories. The first story illustrates the struggle of a young girl living in the dark, the second story depicts a young girl’s experience of trying to make sense of both life and death, the third story is about self-realization, the fourth story denotes a young funeral director, and the fifth story is about finding love even though it may seem too late.
A Necessary Fantasy (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When she was eighteen years old, Rebecca Castille moved to California. A year later, she became Honey Halliwell, an adult film actress. Now, after a short but productive career in the porn industry, Honey wants to go legit. But her Hollywood dream soon becomes her own personal hell, and she learns that her present may be darker than her past.