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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,260. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Trent Richards, the guitar god of Narcoleptic Souls, had it all. When he turned to alcohol, the band imploded, sending him on a spiral that left him broke, alone, and the target of his bitter fans. When his manager offers him a weekend gig, Trent takes it despite fears he's being set up. Trent must fight his fears and his destructive urges in an effort to reclaim his life.
A Storied Winnipeg: Fables and Local Legends
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Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 70,600. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
This collection is about the tension between the taut grasp and thrust that is the largest city in Manitoba, its nodes of the two universities, the vortex that draws us, the lodestone of our ungovernable attraction and wary repulsion. A city of extremes, Winnipeg is only slowly coming into words, and those words are abrupt and sprawling, glittering and soiled, ecstatic and forlorn.
La conspiración de los idiotas
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Price: Free! Words: 16,720. Language: Spanish. Published: February 26, 2015 by Fernando Trujillo. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Un trabajo mediocre, una familia desunida y un piso casi en ruinas son los elementos de la vida anodina de Sergio, que vuelca su frustración en insultos, humillaciones y partidos de fútbol. Un inoportuno dolor de muelas y un revés en la oficina lo conducirán por una espiral cuyo epicentro acabará siendo un partido de fútbol de una mañana de domingo. ¿A quién se tragará el remolino?
L'Homme Seul est a New York
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,020. Language: French. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
L’homme seul, ainsi l’appelle-t-on, est un « collecteur » d’un genre un peu particulier. La solitude, ainsi que l’étrangeté de son travail, ont développé chez lui le besoin de tenir une sorte de journal personnel et poétique, dans lequel il raconte les histoires de ses clients et des personnes rencontrées durant ses voyages.
Unga berättare 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 19,230. Language: Swedish. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Unga berättare är en årlig novelltävling för skribenter mellan 16 och 30 år, bosatta i Östergötland. ”Young Writers” is an annual short story competition for writers in the age between 16 and 30, living in the county Östergötland in Sweden.
El señor de Cuenca que pulsó un botón y desapareció y otras historias
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,330. Language: Spanish. Published: February 10, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Historias cotidianas ubicadas en un futuro próximo donde ya existen los hombres invisibles, los clones de personas, los viajes en el tiempo, etc.
Zappa's Mam's a Slapper
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 95,810. Language: British English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Mandrill Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A bittersweet story of love, loss and one young man's refusal to accept what life offers.
His Stigmata
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Jack’s woken up one morning to discover stigmata like wounds on his hands, feet and forehead. He’s in his kitchen and on an impulse he snaps his fingers. And he finds his body parts are strewn everywhere doing weird things, bits of him even in the fridge. And imbedded in his forehead is a bullet shaped diamond. How odd is that!
The Queue
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Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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My father. I love my father very much. I do not remember my mother...
The Service
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Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
"What if you hypnotize me, I will fall in love, for example, with ice-cream, will overeat on it and will die from a sore throat, but will be happy. Or you convince me that death is happiness, and I climb into a loop or jump off a bridge. And, you go to report to your superiors about another 'lucky man'. Forced to pass up until you don’t tell me how it works."
El mirador de Rilke
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,550. Language: Spanish. Published: January 18, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
“El mirador de Rilke”, ilustrado por Pedro Iznaola, y en palabras de su autor: es un libro de relatos que son sueños.
Vents froids
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: French. Published: January 16, 2015 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Bolivie, Andes royales. Deux romans noirs, dans les règles, désenchantées, du genre. À La Paz, un chauffeur de taxi tente de changer son destin en revenant là où son braqueur a déposé une valise. Plus au sud, un paysan veut comprendre la mort de son fils, et se heurte à l’implacable dureté des hommes.
Leaving Montana
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The author takes a cross-country bus trip from Montana to New York City. Along the way he experiences some very strange events.
The Monkey Heist
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Series: Life is (almost) beautiful!, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A piercing gastritis, a cat to take to the vet, and a screaming monkey perched on a plum tree in my garden... and it was only ten o’ clock!
El mar en mi corazón y Yo no soy una chica guay, ni quiero serlo
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,940. Language: Spanish. Published: January 11, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Dos novelas fundamentalmente urbanas y corales, en las cuales se suceden los acontecimientos en innumerables viajes por España y Europa.
Bienvenue à Stateville
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 120,570. Language: French. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
La prison de Stateville en proie à des troubles. Personne n'entre, personne ne sort. Des otages et des comptes à régler.
Revenge Of The Trash
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Series: Life is (almost) beautiful!, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When even taking out the trash turns into an impossible mission with catastrophic consequences you deduce that it is really time to go home... if only you could get there alive!
Invisible
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Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
He liked to write - clearly, correctly, nice and in a sense, interesting. Though the pension wasn’t far away, he was able to create such technical texts that the heads sometimes exclaimed: "Yes, this Instruction with a twist!" or "Let me take a Technical Form by Safron Tikhonovich, I’ll have read it before a sleep."
The Lonely Hearts Club Band
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Price: Free! Words: 48,280. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014 by Piblokto Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Liverpool, a place of promise and opportunity, but Billy Shears is still living in the past, treasuring those memories of 'twenty years ago today. There are others, though, who regret the past, or look to the future... 16 year old Lucy, she's leaving home... Mr Kite anticipating retirement...lovely Rita and the Hendersons... over the space of 24 hours, a day in the life, their stories intertwine
Piacere di non conoscerti
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Series: La vita è (quasi) bella!, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 10,930. Language: Italian. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
L’eterna lotta tra la quiete della solitudine e il richiamo selvaggio della natura, con risultati disastrosi su entrambi i fronti, e lo sprazzo di luce di un appuntamento al buio che più buio non si può...