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He Rode Tall
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 67,480. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
He Rode Tall is an inspiring story of hope and possibilities.
Requiem of the Human Soul
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 111,010. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Eusebio Franklin, a school teacher from a small community, is faced with the most terrifying dilemma imaginable: should he carry out an act of mass terrorism in order to save the human race?
Све моје радости и туге
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: Serbian. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Приче за све узрасте и сва животна доба
Always There's Omens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A story of insight and loss. A mother, jack-knifed out of reality by the pending death of her only son, begins to see the world differently. Suddenly there’s signs and meaning everywhere – signs that explain the inexplicable, uplift and furnish hope. But are these signs real? Is she reading them correctly? Can anything truly spare her the grief that's now just a phone call away?
Einstein
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A lonely young woman longs for more in her life. Desperately seeking intimacy and love, she fears that she may find something much more sinister. In Einstein, Moore brings us a fresh character, a young woman looking to discover true intimacy and love but terrified by what she may uncover.
This is My Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011 by Rominna Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
This is My Time is a post-postmodern version of Hemingway’s In Our Time, and while it follows the structure and a few themes, it does not “re-write” Hemingway’s texts.
Dear Editor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Russell M. Waters is a substitute high school teacher. He has had a rough year. One of his sons has recently gone to prison. The other plans to move far away. His estranged wife is petitioning for a divorce. In September he gets a call to cover classes over the course of an entire school year. Russ undertakes a campaign of public improvement, beginning with the letters page of the local newspaper.
The Saddle of Private Lucius Gray: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When young Harley Richardson discovers a dug-up grave, he realizes his family has been keeping secrets from him. If he doesn't uncover the truth, those family secrets will trap him, too.
Tarragon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Three years after a young man's girlfriend disappeared, he still can't face the terrible truth.
Lucky
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lucky is suffering abuse in her foster home. After she acts out in school, she is sent to see a psychologist who reaches her in a way she hadn't anticipated. Originally published in NEWEST REVIEW. Other stories about Lucky available as e-books are "Fort Erie" and "The Crow and The Dwarf." If you enjoyed this short story, check out "RACING ON A WIRE" a novel based on Lucky's life.
Short Takes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A series of short stories each making a point by an experienced screen writer. Satisfying the reader and delighting the intelligent. Varied slices of life as seen through the writer's eyes. An easy read as each story is complete within itself.
A Storm Hits Valparaiso
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,420. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.75 from 8 reviews)
Catalina Flores de la Peña's tongue got her in more trouble than any other part of her body, even though there were far more likely candidates. But when a storm rolls into her sleepy port town, she finds herself embroiled with a gang of adventurers, mercenaries, and prostitutes on a journey to free South America from the Spanish Empire.
Cancer Lurks Deep
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by Calumet. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kilgore Trout, a pitcher for the Chicago Cubs, returns to his boyhood home in upstate New York after a career ending injury to his throwing shoulder. He intends to take over his father’s business, but instead goes into real estate. His transition to New York is not without great difficulty...
Fathers and Sons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
It's a rough day for Mike, first he loses his best customer, then his car breaks down. Then something really strange happens.
A walk through my memory lane
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Following is a translation from the writings of my mother, her trip to scotland. But it is more then a travel guide to scotland. It is a sumptuous saga unleashed through meditating mountains, talking rivers and wailing remains of "once splendid mansions". And most importantly it is a moment lived to the fullest and the feelings of heart truely felt by a mother and the sweetest human.
The Quest for Helen
Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 93,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Regency
(1.00 from 1 review)
A comedy, a history, a traveller's tale of love and adventure...join young Lord Exford on his journey to the Greece of heroines and philosophers, pashas and janissaries. 1788. The rakish Exford, a prudish tutor and a truculent artist are shipwrecked on a Greek island, where they meet Amelia, an English feminist and explorer. Swept up in passion and delusion they confront the Turkish pashas.
Trumpet Field and Other Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The eleven pieces in “Trumpet Field and Other Stories” are intriguing, funny, and thought-provoking. They include mysteries and literary work. Most are set on Alabama’s Gulf Coast and are distinctly southern. The majority have been published previously, including three in Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine.
Elias, o Tolo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Elias é um homem que passa os dias a inventar vidas alternativas aos seus vizinhos. Até que de repente começa a confundir fantasia e realidade. E um dia alguém morre, assassinado no seu Bairro. Quem será o criminoso?
To Murder My Love Is A Crime!: Stories of Desperate Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Three comic stories by Matthew Asprey. 'Villa des Bijoux' recounts the obsessive hunt for a location used in Alfred Hitchcock’s 'To Catch A Thief' (1955) on the Cote d’Azur. 'Gut Bucket Blues' was originally published in the Australian jazz journal Extempore. 'To Murder My Love Is A Crime!' is a noirish comedy of obsession, frustrated desire, and Mr Donut doughnuts.
Sarah, Serendipitous
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,260. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As an historian, Sarah finds writing the life of a great American house goes smoothly until the present is the topic. Aside from the house's forceful head, Simon, she faces his needy daughter and mysterious business partners. She is tested most by possible love with Simon's moody nephew and balancing her own family's wishes. When painful stories emerge, she must decide her duty.