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Life So Perfect
Price: Free! Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Maddie kissed Joe's cheek and whispered, "Steven’s not crazy Joe, he’s damaged. He’s hurt and broken, like everyone in this place. We're all broken, but never ever ruined.”
Sleep Has No Master
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,780. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Can we tell the difference between our dreams and reality? In his latest collection of short stories and flash fiction, Jon Konrath dances between metafiction and nihilism in an absurdist world of geek culture that form the 27 fast-paced stories in Konrath's bizarro compendium.
Love... And Stuff Like That !
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
I don’t write love stories… Love stories write themselves… and sometimes write themselves off… just like that…
Midnight Burgers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
On the 25th anniversary of Midnight Burgers (a local, family-owned diner), the power goes out. The customers inside respond in different ways to transform into a collective memorable night.
Fog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Michelle fled the house in a panic, after dark. Now Graham's got to drive halfway down the Waikato to find her. A New Zealand literary story by Sean Monaghan, author of "Back from Vermont".
Herr Ahlen and Kaptein Persson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Favourite Colours. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
on a lonely norwegian hillside one christmas morning, a young man sits and ponders his life and his hoped for love, Vera. his thoughts are interrupted by the arrival of two gentlemen out for a walk. agreeing to continue the walk as a threesome they discover the remains of a fox and the entire atmosphere of the walk quickly changes.
St. Somewhere Journal, July 2013
Price: Free! Words: 36,780. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013 by St. Somewhere Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
St. Somewhere Journal is a quarterly literary journal with a Caribbean focus.
Sophia's Attic
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,820. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In Paris during World War 2, a Priest and a Rabbi devise a plan to hide Jewish children from the concentration camps and death chambers of the Nazis. The story follows Sophia, a teenage girl, who goes to live with a childless Catholic couple. Sophia tries to elude the Nazis as she adapts to life with her Catholic hosts. The novel blends engaging elements of humor, intrigue, emotions and faith.
The Scribe -- Summer 2013
Price: Free! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The St. Louis Writers Guild presents The Scribe: Literary publication for writers, by writers
Teller of Tales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,770. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This anthology of short stories explores those themes which we encounter down the long, winding road of life—of the probable and the impossible; of the finite and the infinite; of the ordinary and the extraordinary. It is an intimate portrait of those virtues which unite us all: love, and fortitude, justice and redemption.
Guardians at the Gate
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Guardians at the Gate is a satire of the intense testing environment in American public schools.
The Searcher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Joaquin Bridger is a police officer in a small town when his wife and daughter are killed. He blames himself and then begins a homeless, wandering life. One day, the man who was responsible for the death of Joaquin’s family robs the town bank and kidnaps a young girl, and Joaquin gives chase.
Entangled Thorns
Series: Cedar Hollow, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Thomas-Jacob Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Beth Sloan has spent the majority of her life trying to escape the memories of a difficult childhood. Born into the infamous Pritchett family of Cedar Hollow, West Virginia, she grew up surrounded by homemade stills, corn liquor, and an impoverished family that more often than not preferred life on the wrong side of the law. Just when she thought she'd finally escaped, she's been called home.
In Small Doses (A Short Story Collection)
Series: In Small Doses (Short Story Collections), Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,610. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
From the author of the Olivia Plymouth and Corporate Intent Series, something very different! A collection of ten unique short stories. From a fairytale about selfishness, a pesky network problem that won't get solved, mysterious spiritual encounters, IT wives, virtual Texas travelogues, and the real cost of some supermarket sales and more!
Fishtown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,500. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Bobby Bright loves the Philadelphia Eagles, scrapple sandwiches, and his stay-at-home girlfriend, Snooze. But most of all, Bobby loves his neighborhood, Fishtown, a sleepy burb in a crumbling corner of Philadelphia. But when a mysterious artist moves onto his street, Bobby’s world begins to change in ways he never imagined as old secrets and buried violence are unearthed.
The Dream Shelf
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,940. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Dream Shelf follows Sam Archer on a journey of hope, frustration, elation and shame as he struggles to uncover the secret of his father’s hidden past. Along the way it examines the basis of human motivation, asks whether doing the wrong thing can sometimes be the right thing to do and highlights lessons in sacrifice and integrity that one generation must pass on to the next.
Borrowed Things
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,910. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Borrowed Things is set in North Carolina, alternating between Durham and a fictional coastal town on the Lockwood Folly River. Anne Gray, a woman with a troubled past, finds a new home in the dying town of Pearl where she releases the memories of two failed marriages as she sails the waters of the Innercoastal Canal with a haunted Latino priest and an elderly woman who wears No Fear t-shirts.
The Catherine Wheel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
An excellent introduction to Niya White, a Chicago author that challenges what it means to be living in the twenty-first century, this trio of short stories feature women surviving the greatest horror: living on the verge of madness. From small town life, to life as a refugee--you are drawn into worlds not unlike your own.
Open Your Heart to Chance: a Golden collection
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Four poignant (very) short tales about life lost, hope regained, and that special bond between humans and their canine companions.
One Place
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sometimes there's nothing you can do but accept it, and move on.