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Alice
Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: French. Published: March 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alice n'était pas une tueuse née. Avant de déménager à Saintes, elle menait une vie calme et ordinaire : un travail régulier, une vie sociale raisonnable et des nuits reposantes. Mais certaines injustices peuvent faire naître une rage profonde et destructrice, que rien ne saurait contrôler. Ceci est l'histoire d'Alice, et de l'homme qui la fit sombrer dans une folie meurtrière.
Amurgul unui scriitor
Price: Free! Words: 18,760. Language: Romanian. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Povestirile din această colecţie au fost scrise în perioada 2013-2016. Deși diferite, toate vorbesc, mai mult sau mai puţin, despre cele mai frumoase şi în acelaşi timp cele mai importante daruri pe care viaţa mi le-a oferit - familia şi scrisul.
Basketball Gods: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Sports
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story about brothers, basketball, growing up, and growing apart.
After
Price: Free! Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After is a collection of short stories about the post 9/11 era: a man masquerading in firefighter’s gear to get laid, a news anchor fretting that his network didn't receive an anthrax threat, a woman who rented an apartment to one of the hijackers and a passenger’s widow confronted the next day by a confused, upset man at her doorstep, covered in chalky dust and carrying her husband's wallet.
His Change in Heart
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Theo's boyfriend in revealing his infidelity, causes a dramatic change in Theo. What is this new change? Is it for the best?
Twitterario dos
Price: Free! Words: 13,520. Language: Spanish. Published: May 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Twitter literario de @AcevedoEduardo. Recopilación de tweets para que usted se relaje, sonría y se deje llevar -hasta puede conmoverse. Se recomienda leerlo cuando le dé la gana. Parte dos.
Fear
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Nikal saves a small, starving girl he finds outside after curfew, he inadvertently dooms his own brother who is blamed for his actions. Racked with guilt, he knows that he must make amends, but no one in his family agrees. Only Mirka, the child he saved. How can two children hope to stop their oppressors? Perhaps the two children are not as alone as they think.
A Arte do Terror - edição Halloween
Series: A Arte do Terror. Price: Free! Words: 10,930. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Edição especial de Halloween com autores independentes e contos surpreendentes.
The Wedding Face
Price: Free! Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Miriam Jacobs’ parents found their daughter’s future husband on a three-by-five index card in a Jewish marriage broker’s Rolodex file. Forty years later, Miriam wishes they had chosen differently.
Ojca Franciszka pogaduszki z Bogiem
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: Polish. Published: February 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
I Konkurs Literacki o Platynowy Kałamarz, 2009 Nagroda Publiczności oraz Wyróżnienie Stefana Dardy
Amish Country
Price: Free! Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jacob Mast is for the most part a content man, happy and proud of what his life's work has accomplished. And yet, his thoughts sometimes plague him with doubt. WARNING: This book contains descriptions of an unsettling nature and may not be appropriate for all readers. (This selection is also available in: The Empty House, assorted stories)
Blauwe ruit
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: Dutch. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Een kort verhaal over Azim. Hij loopt door zijn eigen buurt in Amsterdam. Hij is gespannen. Zijn wapen zit oncomfortabel en onwennig in zijn broek. Je weet niet wat er aan de hand is. Zet je schrap voor een bespiegelende en spannende nacht.
Before the sun goes down
Price: Free! Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Austen is a budding journalist. Landon is a spoiled rich kid. They've known each other all their lives and each has presumed much about the other. It's only when they share a car ride back to Alabama that they are obliged to really get to know each other. But is it already too late to become friends...or something more?
The Old Man And The Sea Monster
Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
All the fish are gone, stolen away by an unknown and possibly terrible force. With a young boy as his witness, one old man waits for the culprit to return to the scene of the crime.
Dilemma
Price: Free! Words: 14,810. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
She is caught in the middle of a love triangle for the first time in her life, but only desires one man. As he grows distant, she seeks comfort in the unlikeliest places. All the while, trying to manage her uncertain financial situation and her career. It is a contemporary tale about a young writer and the struggles of independence in a 21st century metropolis.
Popcorn, Lollipops, and Porn
Price: Free! Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A private detective chases a burglar onto the midnight streets of Boston and discovers the oddest artist he's ever seen. Terrified that her secret identity will wreck her real life, the artist can't imagine the havoc Mike's about to cause. A short story containing no porn whatsoever, the title refers to a comment made by one of the story's three compelling main characters.
The Diner (A Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
On a rainy night in 1934, a man stops at a lonely diner along Route 12 in Michigan. This unsettling literary short story examines and contrasts the innocent and jaded, the old and new, and the circle of life.
The Rise of the Robots
Price: Free! Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
OMG, WTF, TMI. the Rise of the Robots has arrived! The world is profoundly changed and this is how it began. Nothing will ever be the same including even you! Be ready for the future, read this important report ASAP! Your understanding may depend on it. Don't believe it? Why take that risk? Download The Rise of the Robots today, right now! It will be important for your state of mind. Your welcome.
Saint Brig
Price: Free! Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2018 by SS Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Brig- a young man tossed out of his parent’s home on graduation day. Why? For daring to be himself. Unwilling to conform to their religion, or pretend to be straight, Brig leaves home on a journey that will test his fortitude in ways he never thought possible. This is the beginning of Brig's story, which concludes in the book Missionary.
The Pick Up
Price: Free! Words: 11,350. Language: British English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
After a bizarre incident in a playground leads to accusations of molesting someone else's child, a father of two turns to the media to defend himself - but gets rather more than he bargained for. A long-ish short story (11,000 words) about bringing up children, media hysteria and building sandcastles. "Faultless and compelling" (Michael Graeme).

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