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Fairy Dust, A Short Story by Dana Michelle Burnett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
In the summers though, Momma would get distracted by her vegetable garden and planters of petunias. She didn’t get sad as often and was always humming when she made breakfast. I was free to stay down the street at Rose’s for days or even weeks on end, even Ana would join us. The three of us nicknamed Aunt Summer’s house “camp do what you want”.
His Last Nine Words by W. A. Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,980. Language: American English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of interconnected stories concerned with the loyalty, love and desire that bind families together and the emotional and spiritual forces that may rip them apart. Fathers yearn for deeper connection with their sons; sons chafe under their fathers' control and wonder about their own lives. From aged patriarchs to distant dads to a Vietnam vet who fears he cannot have children.
sPARKLE & bLINK 2.8 by sparkle and blink
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
sPARKLE & bLINK is published in conjunction with the monthly submission-based reading series Quiet Lightning, which takes place in San Francisco and is hosted by Evan Karp. This is the eighth issue of volume 2, as performed on September 5 2011 at The Conservatory of Flowers [the second installment of The Greenhouse Effect]. For more information: http://wp.me/p1tiGa-vD.
The House with Twelve Rooms by Stefani Christova
Price: Free! Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Published in various literary journals, the stories that make up this collection have enjoyed reprints, translations, and pod-casting. Each of the stories touches on the themes of solitude and the unattainable longings of the heart. The author’s version of reality is that of her Bulgarian forebears—a reality that is lush and more colorful, and keeps a door ajar for the unexpected.
Based on a True Story: Part One by J Rubino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Part One: family and childhood from the outside looking in" is the first installment of the four-part Based on a True Story series that asks the question: Can anyone ever truly be more than the sum of his experiences? Part One is a selection of 14 memories exploring childhood alienation, family bonds, brother and sister competition, and the blood ties that never fade.
It's Not About The Dog: Stories by Susan Taylor Chehak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,830. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
"The turns these stories take, structurally and emotionally, prove that Chehak is not only a daring literary artisan, but a connoisseur of human frailty. An acerbic, stirring collection from a master of the craft." -Kirkus Reviews
The Jamerican by JJ Gumbs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013 by Banana Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE JAMERICAN, by J.J. Gumbs, is a novel about an American Christian living in a Jamaican subculture in NYC. The Jamerican reveals how faith and culture, though we want them sometimes to be mutually exclusive, are really mixed into one thing that forms the principle ingredient of some people's lives.
Finding Felicity by Thomas Biehl
Price: Free! Words: 79,190. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
Genuine happiness… why would you settle for anything less? Passed over for a promotion at work, Devin wonders if his life has meaning; will he ever find that elusive happiness human beings all seek. While at a party attempting to drown his sorrows, the host suffers a tragic accident. Moments later, Devin meets the beautiful and mysterious Felicity, who somehow knows this dead man’s tale.
You, Fascinating You by Pale Fire Press
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,320. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Behind Every Great Love Song is an Unforgettable Woman. Editor's Choice, Historical Novel Society: "Faultless"
Life Cycles by Simon Kewin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Collected mainstream short stories, 1999-2011. Tilting at windmills in the twenty-first century. A dying woman's surprising final wish. The unlikely connections between a Manchester woman and a 17th century Renaissance man. A chance encounter on a motorway. A woman allergic to the modern world.
Racconti dalla Galassia Madre by Maria Pellegrini
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,300. Language: Italian. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cinque lunghi viaggi in una parte misteriosa e inusuale dell'universo. Lì conoscerai belligeranti plutonidei, indomabili ribelli che combattono contro un disturbante potere di controllo mentale, e non da ultimo mercanti di cervello. Lungo la via incontrerai anche strane creature ingegnerizzate che svolgono un inconsapevole ruolo nella vita e da ultimo coraggiosi esploratori galattici.
A l'ombre des manguiers by Guillerm Zamor
Price: $5.18 USD. Words: 65,720. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Extrait: "Voilà Ophélie est morte! Est-ce vrai? Comment le saurais-je? Il faudrait que je retourne sur les lieux de mes ancêtres, sur les lieux où tout se déroula, que j'aille dans la maison où les bougainvilliers dormaient à l'ombre du patio et que je réclame sa présence à nouveau pour savoir si elle est toujours là."
Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 335,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The New York Times said of Our Mutual Friend, the last novel completed by Dickens, that for most readers it would "be considered his best." While expressing all the humanism and humor of Dickens's early work, Our Mutual Friend is also the author's most modern novel and one of his most sophisticated.
Paris, Marseille, mes amours by Pascal Renaudineau
Price: $11.00 USD. Words: 79,560. Language: French. Published: February 17, 2013 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Paris et Marseille : deux villes omniprésentes où l'histoire de la famille Gabianeau s'écrit sous nos yeux. Ce roman à deux voix nous transporte de la Coupe du monde de football en 1998 à aujourd'hui.
Solving For Y by Frederick Barrows
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,300. Language: American English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Seriocomic and subtly satiric, Solving For Y examines the modern era of free agency, both personally and professionally. Cookie cutter ideal nuclear families and cradle-to-grave corporate coddling are no longer the norm. Be nimble, be adaptable, or risk becoming obsolete, both at home and in the workforce. Solving For Y – seeking answers to the human comedy we all participate in.
A Chair Between The Rails by G. T. Anders
Series: Vaulan Cycle. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,140. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
James Feckidee must surrender his gifted young son, Austin, to the terrifying purposes of an immortal stranger.