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Essence of Vienna
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Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Things are done differently in Vienna. A story about Viennese "half-and-halfness".
The Crossroads
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Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
After getting into an argument with her boy-friend while driving home from a party, Angela finds herself stranded on an abandoned road in the dead of night. Then she meets an unfamiliar woman who ap-pears to be equally lost and lonely. But what Angela doesn’t know is that her immediate trust in this stranger might have disastrous conse-quences…
Immortalis Carpe Noctem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010 by Rising Sign Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.20 from 15 reviews)
Bleeding to death after brutal mugging , twenty-five year old Alyssa, is rescued by an unlikely hero. The cold and aloof vampire, Lysander. By saving Alyssa, he unwittingly thrust her into a dark world filled with blood lust and thousand-year old vendettas. Now, she must find the strength to accept her terrifying new reality or die by the hands of Lysander's enemies.
The Fitful Genius
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Luke Watts is a drug addict down on his luck. He roots through trash dumpsters and finds occasional love notes signed "Lady of Lost Circuitry". Luke thinks he's found the writer of these notes: a pretty girl in a black mini dress and heels named Audra. Together they embark on a one night stand that leaves Luke dreaming of a future they wont soon forget.
Malabrazos
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,540. Language: Spanish. Published: July 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
En la España de principios de los ochenta, Julio García vive su propio proceso de transición. La infancia toca a su fin y por más que sus allegados velen por la integridad del niño, la desgracia acabará por cernirse sobre él. Una historia de abuso y maltrato basada en hechos reales.
Sub-texting
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Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
Talk about your mixed signals...and your missed connections... Approximately 400 words.
The New York Druid
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Series: Irish/American fantasy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,050. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
Live Corp. is a hedge fund seeking niche markets in evil. Aided by the attractive witch Morag they seek a Druid who can be put on the path of evil and read stock market trends. Connor is a young conservative tax accountant. His life changes when he meets a short man in a Leprechaun suit who seeks his advice in the matter of goldmines. Humor, Romance, Adventure.
Short Shorts
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Price: Free! Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
This collection includes four short stories and a series of flash fiction written while the author was on travel. Shot through with magical realism, it is both solemn and vibrant--the long and short of a promising high school author.
Shoes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
A dying homeless man promises a reward to a friend if he will take him to a church at Christmas. When they arrive, the homeless man discovers the church has suffered some deterioration.
Verbit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the competitive world of news podcasting, a young intern has to work hard to become a good reporter. When it comes time to get a job, however, it quickly becomes clear to one young man that just reporting the news isn't nearly good enough. Soon, his would-be employer will get far more than he bargained for...
Copier Samurai
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
There are some everlasting truths about selling. One is that people buy from people. Another one is that people judge you by your shoes, i.e., how well they shine. Another one is that selling is war. I’m a copier samurai. This is something Alice thinks is utterly ridiculous.
After dinner speakers
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Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Favourite Colours. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Over the remains of a meal a couple have an argument, but this is not its retelling, this is its anatomy - this is the raw functions of a disagreement, from the careless seemingly innocuous origins, through misunderstanding, threats of violence and the power to rekindle the past, to a humble ending. This is an argument without its dialogue.
The Carer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
A dark psychological tale of patricide by proxy, the corrosive effects of unbridled power - and of what happens when you outsource your loved ones to people who don’t actually love them.
Sophie's Revenge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: Australian English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sophie was sweet and kind - until the day someone messed with her.
Males raíces
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: Spanish. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
¿Crónica o invención? ¿Magia o superchería? ¿Accidente o mal fario? En esta breve historia entre testimonial y delirante, el autor de "La edad de la punzada" narra el auge y declive de una gran amistad, una inmensa fortuna, una espectral mansión y un vasto territorio de sombras olvidadas, sobre el cual se levanta un club de golf con zona residencial. ¿Coincidencias o dioses sedientos de cobranza?
Feet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(3.00 from 1 review)
At least he was not a burden to his mother; for she had no idea where he was. His brother had found him once, years ago, but he was pretty sure his brother never told his mother or she would have come for him. He was glad she hadn’t. Life wasn’t that bad, and here he wasn’t a burden to her.
Six Weeks
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Series: Six Weeks, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,710. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Everything in life has a reason. There is one at this moment that makes me write. An accident turned out to be blessing in disguise. It made me aware of my personal calling. The idea for this story unfolded on a hospital bed; and that is when I actually understood importance of living.
Run
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Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 by Eiso Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
A man gets a chilling phone call. It's from his past. He rushes to save himself, but finds out that this phone call might be one he can never escape.
Half A Man
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Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(2.75 from 4 reviews)
This eerie short-short takes place in old Prague at a hole-in-the wall watering hole during a dismal November night. Read this short fable and learn about the mystery of half a man.
Boxers
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Price: Free! Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(1.00 from 1 review)
Middle–aged hipster Hammerhead Hirsch, The Pugilist Poet and Boardwalk Balladeer of limited Beat Era fame, struggles to raise his kid Scrap on his own. Ten years in the life of father, son, and dogs. First appeared in New South.