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Solace
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Ricardo is caught in flagrante delicto with a boy named Steve in his school's parking lot. The consequences are manageable until his parents kick him out. Now, with the rumors of the Night Stalker haunting the streets, Ricardo must navigate ruthless gangs, his god-crazy aunt, a wimpy tadpole classmate, to find his way back home again--if they will take him back ...
Gosling Collective
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,720. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
The goslings hatched by Mother Goose grew up and had goslings of their own. This collective embroils short stories that might have been penned by the great, great grand-goslings of Mother Goose, but goslings of the 21st century. I call them goslings because they are a collective of my early short stories.
Muerte en el Luas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: Spanish. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Calum Meehan no sabía que se iba a encontrar en el Luas. Lo que sucedió en el tranvía lo cambió para siempre.
Asami
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Price: Free! Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Winner of the Best of Issue in Neonbeam magazine #4, this short tale of a Japanese woman caught up in a web of involuntary assassins is now available for free.
A Simple Love Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Meet Abhishek and Baani (Ab and Ba), two young people on the verge of love, and encounter Pits, the literary-minded novelist who is writing their romantic tale. This short novel is followed by a verse drama ('On a Winter's Night') in which a man and a woman in the more mature stages of their lives mysteriously meet and meditate upon the nature of relationship and love.
A Sorrowful River Runs Through Here (Short Stories)
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Series: A Trio of Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: American English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A trio of short stories about the sorrows of family life, featuring "Walking Into The Night," "The Hungry Red Devil" and "The Unfaithful Camera."
Hard Bop
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A late night story about jazz, fatherhood and remaining airborne.
Christmas Eve in Jail
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Web of Life Solutions. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Cal found himself in prison, still, during another holiday season. Was he even supposed to be there? What would his future hold? A short story.
B30: Part 2
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Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: British English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Michael Trilling is a newly-married professional in London. He's also telepathic. This short story follows on from "B30: Part 1" and is the continuing adventure of London's only mind-reading creative arts professional.
Hasta que regresemos a las estrellas
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: Spanish. Published: March 27, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Mónica, obligada por el desempleo, regresa al lugar al que nunca quiso volver: la casa familiar donde un antipático indio apache de madera custodia la entrada, un desván polvoriento guarda viejos tesoros y los fantasmas se escabullen a su paso.
Love On A One Way Street
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Three short stories of hearts adrift. Stories of love that goes nowhere, passion that burns alone in the dark, dedication that survives the spite of life. The protagonists are men in love with a woman, with an idea of a woman, with a desire or an expectation. Men who perform various arts with the only real goal of preserving the music and the poetry of love in the sedative prose of everyday life.
The Row Of Windows
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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She had been thinking about leaving town for quite some time now, and finally, she decided that tonight's the night. Passing a row of windows along her way, she takes a fleeting glance in each of them, and for a very brief moment, sees beyond her own troubled life and glimpses into the lives of others. But that does not matter anymore now, does it? She's leaving town, after all.
The Incident on Heron Island
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 72,990. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014 by Barncott Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
When Hilton Ellis leaves South Africa to escape his cloying middle-class life, as well as military service in the apartheid army, he has no idea of the challenges that await him in exile. Dumped at the ‘bottom of the social shitpile’, as he says, and starting life again from scratch, he succeeds in becoming a celebrated storyteller, B-movie actor and newspaper food columnist.
Adán Nada
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: Spanish. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Una novela picaresca contemporánea, ambientada en la guerra y posguerra civiles españolas.
The Coffee Painter
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,990. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Porn, glitter, and ugly ladies are what Vivian Grimes paints. Crown Royal, Guinness and Canadian Club are what she drinks. Bartenders, drunken losers and her high school janitor who she’s still trying to forget are the men in her life. The Coffee Painter is about an unlucky Canadian artist who is trapped by booze, bad lovers, ugly paintings and violent neighbours.
Se alquila piso para estudiantes
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,550. Language: Spanish. Published: February 26, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
La vida de unas jóvenes universitarias en Santiago de Compostela hace treinta años.
El ojo de la rana
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,300. Language: Spanish. Published: February 20, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Quince cuentos que son de lo más diverso y hasta absurdo a veces, tan diverso y absurdo como es la vida
Vegas Knockout: A Novel in Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,920. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
The fight of the century is almost here, and everyone in Sin City feels the buzz. The young journalist on the make. The lovesick con man. The rich man’s daughter with a very dirty secret. The king of Vegas nightlife. As the frenzy builds and the stakes get higher, these and other indelible Vegas characters will put everything on the line. A darker, wilder, more uproarious side of Vegas.
Fridge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Fridge is Kim Zips chilling literary debut; a horror story of fluke, stupidity, political oppression and the wasted, soul-less existence of the people controlling and caught up in modern American media.
El Magistrado Cuernavaca
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,530. Language: Spanish. Published: February 2, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
La del magistrado Cuernavaca es la historia de una obsesión. Pertenece a una familia de viticultores manchegos cuyas raíces se ahondan algo más de cuatro siglos en el culto a una férrea educación, en el trabajo duro, en la responsabilidad ineludible que debe de tener una persona y en la observancia de un comportamiento sin tacha, transmitida de generación en generación.