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Las reglas del azar
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,640. Language: Spanish. Published: March 3, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
2007, en una Barcelona a punto de estallar la “crisis inmobiliaria”. Un joven periodista, casado y con una hija, tiene que escribir una novela por encargo. El argumento, lo encuentra en la vida de una mujer que acaba de sufrir un accidente de tráfico del cual es testigo el protagonista.
Orestes el Viejo
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: Spanish. Published: March 3, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
"Orestes el Viejo", es casi un libro de la memoria, desde la perspectiva de dos arqueólogos octogenarios entretejiendo sus vidas a través de ocho artículos periodísticos para una revista local, escritos por uno de ellos. El final es uno de tantos colofones que el curso vital descuelga y que, por inédito que sea este incierto borrón, o muy poco creíble, no es nada fantasioso, aunque desconcierte.
Four Flash II
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by J Z Morrison Press. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The second collection of flash fiction by award-winning author Jill Zeller A dog escorts a young woman around town at night. He can't understand what his wife doesn't say. On a trip, a woman is driven to leave her husband A hunter gets to her prey too late.
Dishings at Fiasco's
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 43,040. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A writer recounts odd conversations and other humorous diversions he has experienced at FIASCO'S, winner of a Least Awful Gourmet Award for its "signature Italian-type food," whatever that is. Meet owner Adolfo MacDuff, maitre'd Carmina Burana, chef Falcon Roost, and all the characters often present as they seek answers to questions like whether a vampire polar bear could turn into a bat.
Breaking Young Divinities
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Breaking Young Divinities is a candid and spiritual coming-of-age tale about a boy who grows up in the housing projects of 1980s Toronto and comes to grips with young adulthood in the 1990s. He lives a sheltered childhood until high school, where he meets Jen, a mysteriously troubled young woman. She introduces him to his first tastes of passion, adventure, and sex.
Hacia el Ruido y la Lluvia
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Price: Free! Words: 15,350. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Historias cortas que, partiendo desde lo cotidiano, permiten encontrarse con elementos como la amistad, la esperanza, o los deseos ocultos, enlazados desde mundos y personajes distintos, cada uno con alegrías, esperanzas y frustraciones propias. Compuesto por los relatos: «El Espejero», «Aristóbulo Jiménez, 29 Años», «Los Bichos», «Un día de Julio», «Cenizas de una Fábula» y «Motores y Corbatas».
Ya falta menos para ayer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,760. Language: Spanish. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Ya falta menos para ayer es un ejercicio de memoria, una novela generacional en clave de misterio, un homenaje a la convulsa época de mediados de los ochenta y a la ciudad Pamplona. La mañana del 14 de julio de 1985 apareció a los pies del mirador de la Media Luna el cadáver de una joven de quince años. Treinta años después, su hermano vuelve para rastrear aquellos últimos días de San Fermín.
My Son and I
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An old man waits patiently for his son's visit. He is not disappointed. His son has come to visit. His son has served his country well and become a successful businessman in his own right. They walk in the park, listening to the birds, enjoying the warm summer sun and the cool breeze on their faces. The old man reminisces about his family and the wonderful gifts life has blessed him with.
Poduke Iz Posebne Proljetne Ponude
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Price: Free! Words: 26,620. Language: Croatian. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Zbirka priča neobičnog naslova Poduke iz posebne proljetne ponude pravi je sajam jezičnih kalambura, političkih nekorektnosti, vrlo duhovitih apsurdnih konstrukcija, egzistencijalističkog bijesa, društvene ravnodušnosti i fabularnog minimalizma. Davor Šišović (Glas Istre)
Shallow Breathing
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Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Crowds make Fausto nervous. Or, to be more precise still, everything makes Fausto nervous. This presenter, for instance. He’d love to throw the radio out of the window the moment the guy goes, ‘News!’, and then proceeds to reel them off, all those boring, predictable Sunday news.
Квартиры
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,840. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Квартиры - маленькие сцены большого театра жизни, где комедия соседствует с трагедией. Квартиры и их обитатели, характеры и судьбы. Вспоминая свою юность, автор переносит нас во Львов 50-60 годов прошлого века, воссоздает неповторимую атмосферу эпохи, когда светлые идеалы и вера в будущее помогали жить в суровом настоящем.
Tied to the Earth but Sailing: a short story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Peter knew who killed his wife. And he knew why. All he had to do was find the strength to do something about it.
Convincentes simulacros de vida
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Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 51,650. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
La noche que Arturo, en una ciudad y una casa extrañas por motivos de trabajo, cree ser testigo de una violación, su vida cambia de manera inexorable. Obsesionado con una mujer a la que apenas ha visto unos segundos, deja atrás su trabajo, su casa y a su familia para acometer una búsqueda que lo llevará por caminos y experiencias impensables hasta entonces en busca de una joven pelirroja.
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.
Een Normale Jongen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: Dutch. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Raymond werkt in een coffeeshop in de hoofdstad, maar het begint erop te lijken dat hij ze niet meer allemaal op een rijtje heeft. Ligt dat aan hem? Aan zijn drugsgebruik? Of toch aan de demonen?
Mix Me a Murder
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Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Scott Lumly is invited to attend the grand opening of Acrylic, a bar-slash-bistro, by his friend Erica Perzyk. The introduction of the owner, Akio Kitagawa internationally renowned mixologist, is interrupted by a boisterous man declaring he is a guest. The rowdy man finally takes a seat at Scott and Erica’s table. Shortly after, the owner collapses while greeting Erica in the reception line.
Superstition Mountain
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013 by Godess Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
There's only two things to fear in 1880's Arizona, Demons and falling for the darkness within you. Ami always knew she was different. She was better than any of the others in the Order and the Shaman always took an odd interest in her. When Price, a Demon Vampire, takes everything away from her, she's faced with the choice of embracing what makes her different or letting everyone she loves die.
Faux As
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Price: Free! Words: 8,160. Language: French. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
C'est à un séjour au cœur des banlieues les plus chaudes, représentées principalement par la cité des Asphodèles, « Les Faux As » en verlan, que nous convie l'auteur de ce roman. L'usage d'une langue parfaitement correcte mais parsemée aux bons endroits de termes argotiques du cru contribue à mettre le lecteur dans le bain. L'originalité et l'humour sont toujours présents.
La Cité des Rebelles
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Price: Free! Words: 20,620. Language: French. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Stella tombe en panne, un soir de tempête de neige, avec sa belle voiture en plein milieu d’une banlieue et se retrouve face à une bande de loubards dont le chef, nommé Big Man, règne sur la Cité avec l’âme d’un Robin des Bois. Ici commence un conte moderne à travers une chronique optimiste et profondément humaine de la vie quotidienne, en rébellion contre les abus du système.
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?