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An African Sunset
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,990. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Beautiful oh! Beautiful***so aloof; so far removed ***yet so generous like an African Sunset
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.
The Madness of Lone Coyote
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,870. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In the mad belief that they’re special operatives of some kind, Lone Coyote and Sanford Chopanza are out catching terrorists. But all those terrorists they apprehend are just regular people with little patience for their antics. Yet they’re the good guys, determined to make a difference, willing to get the crap kicked out of them in defense of their precious ideals – because that's what heroes do.
A Good Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,250. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017 by WriteSideLeft. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Recently widowed Derek is directing The Merchant Of Venice with his class in the stifling atmosphere of a private school on the South coast. He takes Max, an unhappy new boy under his wing, but a treacherous act during the play's performance separates them and he is both forced from his post and to rethink his life. A chance meeting leads him to Glasgow. A contemporary story of contrasts...
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!
Made on the Moon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“I had wanted to go to the moon from the time I was an infant,” So declares Stanley Lewis to three mysterious interviewers known only as R and S and T as they sit in a bare, grey room in a grey facility in a grey, desolate landscape and pull out of Stanley the story of his life. It is a story that ranges from his birth in 1949 to somewhat past his 100th birthday, and which “travels” to landscapes.
The Story Is the Thing
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 51,320. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Western
The Willa Literary Award Finalist for Original Softcover Fiction, 2015, Awarded by the Women Writing the West. "Uncle Bill" Morgan knew about love and loss. He had watched over the land and the people at the Benson Ranch for decades. Julia was a free spirit, quirky and fun, trapped in a marriage with hospital corners and traditional expectations. Charlie was trapped as well, but by something more.
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?