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Loose Movement Part 1
Series: Loose Movement, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Loose Movement Part 1 is a collection of short pieces.It includes travel writing, film and music reviews and short stories, most of which have been published online.
Nothing is Romantic Now
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 44. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The buried memories begin to shape up as I turn the pages of the diary: the days are unpleasantly dull, without any enthusiasm and inspiration. Even my conscience does not help me to remember the nature of the days.
The Trail Planet With Hammocks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,510. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
If you love love and despise evil you may love this book. If you do not love love and despise evil you may be squashed when I am elected World President. This is a story of a Brain Nugget implant from a superior planet that allows Sparky to experience the Trail Planet as if his consciousness is within a beautiful Trail Planet artist, musician, speaker and lover of Gus.
A Fire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Montevideo, on shore leave, a naval officer comes across a burning dressmaker's shop. Ever the chivalrous gentleman, he ignores the flames and the smoke and rushes up the stairs to the burning workshop.
Tristram's Printer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,830. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Rie, an independent, willful woman finds herself falling in love with typography, papermaking, and Harvey, a man old enough to be her father. Harvey wonders if his attraction to Rie is because of the death of his daughter and only child, Christine, two decades earlier. The two women seem similar.
The Great Disappointment, A Confession
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,300. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
“[This] ambitiously imaginative... novel questions the very nature of reality… [a] diverting exploration of metaphysical concepts. Winsome and smartly playful.” —Kirkus Reviews
Milligan and Murphy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,380. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Fandango Virtual. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
On one level this could be a farcical tale reminiscent of the work of Flann O’Brien about a pair of Irish layabouts who somehow run away from home by accident and are helped find their way by a number of eccentric characters; on another it might be a metafiction about the nature of writing inspired by Samuel Beckett or maybe it’s just a silly book like ‘Puckoon’. Then again it could be all three.
Werfrand
Price: Free! Words: 43,200. Language: Polish. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
Werfrand Stephen, wybitny reżyser, laureat Oscara, udziela ostatniego w życiu wywiadu. Jednak zamiast opowiadać o początkach kariery musi się zmierzyć z pytaniami, na które nigdy nie chciał znaleźć odpowiedzi.
Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
Roberto and his wife have just dropped off their children at the station and are now alone with each other in their suddenly quiet house. This brief tale, left unfinished, is one of Svevo's most terrifying.
Losses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,650. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A single father who is a new IRS agent, his cherished and imaginative little girl, a divorced woman having second thoughts about motherhood, a couple who think two ways about becoming parents — these are the people from whose relationships, enterprises, gains, and losses this story is woven. How valid are the claims of a father and a mother? When they clash, what becomes of their child?
Kalini
Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
John Corning is conflicted about his feelings for the new work force represented by Kalini, an entry level immigrant contract worker. His world has long since been up ended by their presence, but his reluctance to fully accept them is challenged one evening by chance circumstance.
Mùa Biển Động - tập III Mùa Biển Động
Price: Free! Words: 138,140. Language: Vietnamese. Published: August 25, 2012 by Kệ Sách eBook. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nguyễn Mộng Giác Mùa Biển Động tiểu thuyết lịch sử Tập 3 – Mùa Biển Động Chương 40 – Chương 74 Copyrighted by Nguyễn Mộng Giác Published by Kệ Sách eBook Publishing Center 2012 Smashwords edition ISBN: 978-1-4524-0829-3
La otra vida
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,930. Language: Spanish. Published: August 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Marcos es un adolescente extremadamente inteligente y sensible. El traslado de su familia a una pequeña y luminosa localidad costera se presenta como una inestimable oportunidad de cambiar su insatisfactoria vida. Al abrigo del sol del verano, junto a sus nuevos amigos y, sobre todo, junto a la hermosa y ambigua adolescente Dora, Marcos pronto descubre que nadie puede huir de uno mismo.
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.
A Small Inheritance
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 73,630. Language: British English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two strangers, Simon and Kitty, inherit a rundown property in the middle of Ireland. Simon, with his friend Josh, is involved in illegal deals. When Kitty becomes involved, the three are caught in a life of deception against the beginning of the Celtic Tiger.
Leap of Faith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,700. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
Two lost souls meet by chance in what should have been their final hour. This is the story of their night together as one tries to convince the other that life is worth living. Follow them around Long Beach, California as they search for the will to live.
BUZZ: An Unauthorized Autobiography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,130. Language: American English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Hello, my name is Buzz. Yes, it's my given name. I was born the day Buzz Aldrin set foot on the moon. It was supposed to be auspicious. My Czech immigrant family had high hopes for me. That’s OK--they were a disappointment, too. Let me tell you how we were churned through the gears of history but managed to emerge with only a scratch or two. (Plus some deep wounds we were too polite to discuss.)
A Dusted Soul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes even the naughty ones are allowed to come back home again. Bonus Poem: "Emotion Go Round"
Woodsmen
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
In this woodland tale by the author of The Mighty Roman and Trips `n’ Trials of a Down, Beat Dad, an estranged father and his fifteen–year–old son take to the woods.
When There Was One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
It is the year 2039, less than two years after the Cleansing. These are the times known as the Great Wastetime. Humanity has been visited by some force that has decimated their numbers to under one billion living souls. And it's getting worse. Violence has been banned. Just the thought of committing an act of violence can now end in your death.