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The Death of a Mother-in-Law and Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,880. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The short stories in Helen Hudson's "Death of a Mother-in-Law" present characters struggling to connect — The stories explore strained efforts to bridge racial divides and fraught attempts to find closure in the face of death. Each, whether comedic or dramatic, is enlivened by Hudson's gift for detail and remarkable turn of phrase.
One by One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,850. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
For Peter, the end of civilization begins quietly with the disappearance of his mother. At the police station he learns that thousands of others have gone mysteriously missing overnight, and that tens of millions more are vanishing daily across the globe. Without explanation humanity finds itself facing its final year on the planet, and it is only then that Peter falls in love.
False Reality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On his way to his brother, a man finds out the world isn’t what he thought it was.
The Summer of the Homerun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Smitty is 13. It is the summer when he and his friends enter high school, the time when all the awkwardness of youth begins to shift and all those things that seemed simple are actually complicated. But Smitty is okay. He has his friends on his baseball team, and he and his sort-of girlfriend seem to want to hang out. But then the New Kid hits that homerun and everything changes.
The Man Who Got Lost
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,890. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
For Leo Collins, a man with mental illness, life is never what it seems - and never what he wants it to be.
The Late Night Drink
You set the price! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(1.00 from 1 review)
This is a very vivid and vibrant story of a character waking up in the middle of the night aching for a glass of water and his journey towards getting it.
Flowers For The Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,470. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A 4 Story Collection: This collection contains the following 4 stories: 1. When There Was One 2. Can You Please Be Quiet 3. My Son And I 4. Forever Famine
John Lennon and the Chicken Holocaust, A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
My mother considered the anniversary of John Lennon’s murder to be the most important date in American history. She even wrote our congressional representative every year about making it a national holiday. She had yet to receive a response. That did not stop her from holding a wake in his honor every year on the date of his death. This and other stories are available in Ghost Country: A Novel
BabyWorld
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,600. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Affentheater Inc. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In 2067, the death of a five-year-old-girl leads a young lawyer to the despicable truth behind a race of chemically adulterated children. BabyWorld is a mystery, soft science fiction that explores the psychological dysfunction occurring in families suffering from untreated trauma. BabyWorld has received a QED seal for quality in eBook design.
Een gezellige avond
You set the price! Words: 8,470. Language: Dutch. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Verhalen over cultuur en maatschappij, idealen en teleurstellingen, liefde, eenzaamheid, geweld en politieke correctheid. In een alledaagse omgeving, of in een mythologische werkelijkheid.
Colder, Darker, Harder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,810. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Failed guitarist Sid and writer Molly find a wild young woman passed out on their steps who proceeds to turn their lives upside down.
The remains of the day.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kamau has just lost his job. He goes home, and for the first time in six years, he is the tender lover he has never been to his wife. When his wife goes to prepare him some food, he walks out and meets a drunken man. He kills the man, and then in anger and pity jump off a flat.
Life is Good
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,300. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Trapped children. Trapped seniors. Trapped dolls. Lost parents, lost pasts, lost futures. A nightmare, a fairy tale, a final visit. Life is Good is the first short story collection by Montreal author John B. Dutton.
Andy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
His father having just been moved into a nursing home, Andy must return to his father's house to not only clean, but to face the shattered relationship between them. What Andy discovers among the rubble and scattered paperwork will bring him face to face with the very famiy secret which defines his future.
Альманах журнала "Венский Литератор" № 23
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: Russian. Published: August 1, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Литературный журнал «Венский литератор» издается в Вене, Австрия, на русском языке с 2006 года.
Crows In the Birches: Collected Poems
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A second and arguably darker collection of some of Mr. Jacoby's finest poetic work from the years 1963 to 2007.
El hombre de la cola
Series: REALISMO FANTÁSTICO. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 81,100. Language: Spanish. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Monjes de una antigua Misión Capuchina inician la despiadada persecución de un joven predicador que hacía milagros. La Santa Sede aprueba la acción porque cree que descubrirá el misterio de un fragmento de Los Papiros del Mar Muerto donde se revelan oscuros secretos. Grandes jerarcas de la Iglesia ligados a sectores de la Mafia se ven involucrados en un macabro plan.
Qxixt, Workers of Wonders
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a darkening that wasn't a future, came a demonstration that wasn't sport, of a morphing that wasn't natural evolution, and only just the start. Not natural, but necessary? That was the question of angst for the Qxixt Corporation. Necessary and needed? Pick up a quantum toolbox at the concession stand on your way out if you agree.
The First Chicano Time Traveler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
An elderly man stumbles upon a desert labyrinth and takes an accidental trip through time.
The Value of Grey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
To see beyond the trinity of primary colors that light our world, one must be comfortable living on the margins of morality. Only then does grey come alive as the merging of all colors and the absence of any. Would you be comfortable in such a landscape? Would your partner?