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Chrysalis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A retelling of Kafka's Metamorphosis set in the internet age.
Irrevocable Acts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A fearless grandmother, a reclusive landscaper, and a pot-smoking professor take a daring journey in order to navigate their obligation to protect future generations from the ravages of climate change.
Clara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This is a short story about Clara—best be described as “a Clara”—who one day discovers a tall, elegantly dressed, and thus completely misplaced mystery woman in the local cemetery, standing over a grave that is never visited by anyone. Clara knows because the son of the couple buried there was Clara’s best and only friend in childhood. Will curiosity get the better of Clara that day?
The Shortest Route
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,090. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Building connections makes life meaningful while working at a corporate career, or delivering groceries in Milwaukee. Thirty-three-year-old Marty turns each stop on his route into a community event. Whether it's a Sunday afternoon poker game, a Thursday coffee gathering, or weekly chats with a lonely old man, he enjoys being with people.
World of Shadows
Price: Free! Words: 24,810. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the dying days of apartheid a Communist detained by the security police finds herself in a world of shadows, smoke and mirrors, where truth and falsehood seemed to merge seamlessly. It was also a world in which men and women lied shamelessly, and betrayal became the reality of not only the counter insurgency game but also the ultimate inexorable destiny of the revolution.
Fred's Funeral
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fred Sadler just died of old age. It’s 1986, seventy years after he marched off to WWI. Fred's ghost hovers near the ceiling. To Fred’s dismay, the arrangement of his funeral falls to his sister-in-law, Viola. As she dominates the remembrance of Fred, he agonizes over his inability to set the record straight. Fred’s memories clash with Viola’s version as the family gathers to pay their respects.
Sister Carrie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two orphaned sisters, facing a future of want and loneliness, quarrel when the older sister, responsible for her dependent teenage sibling, repudiates her sister’s affair with a political activist–older and unacceptable–she bonds with on the internet. Finalist in the William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition.
Look Not Upon Me
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After six years of self-imposed exile as a teacher in Swaziland who is also a correspondence student studying Hebrew returns to South Africa shortly after the June 16th Soweto youth uprising in 1976. She has returned to complete the research for her MA degree which involves a philological analysis of the original Hebrew version of the Song of Songs. Her return is marred by experiences of racism
Αφήγηση
Price: Free! Words: 13,530. Language: Greek. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Αφήγση
Picioare
Price: Free! Words: 25,470. Language: Romanian. Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Orice interior exprimat în limbajul iubirii este expus opiniei și poate fi judecat că este coerent ori contradictoriu, adică se transferă într-un loc al îndoielii exterioare. Din fericire, există un interior inexprimabil, subiectiv, în afara oricăror legi logice ori sociale și nesupus îndoielii de orice fel. Iar din împăcarea celor două vom descoperi că o coerență a limbajului în care se poate exp
خواطر
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: Arabic. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
خواطر متنوّعة و متفتّحة تنتظر السّقيا بماء القراءة لتحيا من جديد..
Bursting at the Seams – a Collection of Short Stories by Lucy Barge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
10 great stories by the budding young author, Lucy Barge. What happens when a foolish teen digs herself back into the hole she’d just dug herself out of? A Jewish boy is led to his doom? Two star-crossed lovers strive to cross the dividing barrier? And a young lost girl finds herself in the custody of her evil aunt?
X-Ray Rider 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,950. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Biographical
It’s the dawn of the 1970s and everything is changing. The war in Vietnam is winding down. So is the Apollo Space Program. The tiny northwestern city of Spokane is about to host a World’s Fair. But the Watergate Hearings and the re-entry of Skylab and the eruption of Mount Saint Helens are coming…as are killer bees and Ronald Reagan.
Reality
Price: Free! Words: 138,250. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fletcher Haywood, middle-aged IT officer, is unsatisfied with his lot, even though he’s not sure precisely what his lot is or what’s wrong with it. How, in the 21st Century, do people salve their souls? They go on a reality television show, of course!
I Am Invisible
You set the price! Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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A young man wakes up one day to discover he has turned invisible. At first, he takes advantage of his newfound ability before quickly learning invisibility is not such a desirable state.
Gumnaam Lamhe
Price: $1.65 USD. Words: 25,840. Language: Hindi. Published: November 21, 2017 by Prachi Digital Publication. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
गुमनाम लम्हे - डा. फखरे आलम खान की 27 कहानियों, लेखों व व्यंग्यों का संग्रह है। जिसमें उन्होने समाज के विभिन्न मुद्दों और समस्याओं को कहानी व व्यंग्य का रूप देकर पाठय बना दिया है।
Confessions of a Middle-aged White Man - Chapter 2
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
He's a cynical, bitter, tiresome man with outrageous stubbornness. A man you would be ashamed to know... too bad he's likely your father.
Strutting and Fretting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,770. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After Macbeth, is there life beyond the deep fryer? A young man in a theatre troupe struggles to get his life together after graduate school and a failed marriage.
Fender: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,270. Language: American English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
A man in mourning travels across the country with his dog. But will the open road lead him to new beginnings?
A Arte do Terror - História
Price: Free! Words: 36,410. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 17, 2017 by Elemental Editoração. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Se você tivesse a oportunidade de participar ativamente de momentos que se tornaram fatos históricos? Por exemplo: se pudesse voltar à Segunda Guerra Mundial, à Revolução Francesa ou ainda aos Impérios da Antiguidade e influenciasse os acontecimentos? Se tudo o que conhecemos sobre a História, não fosse exatamente, o que aconteceu?