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Mikawadizi Storms
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,170. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Freelance journalist Evie Arnold agrees to cover the emerging conflict between mining magnate Clive Gready, who plans to dig an open-pit mine in the Mikawadizi hills, and La Roche Verte Indian Nation, who intend to stop him. As she watches and records, the conflict spirals from serious to severe to ominous. and finally explodes into an epic battle between good and evil.
Last Métro to Bleecker Street
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
A gripping, lyrical, spiritual, erotic and despairing journey, Last Métro to Bleeker Street plunges the reader into the streets cafes, souls, poetry, folk music, sexual hunger and despair of Paris and New York’s Greenwich Village of the 1960s.
Obscenity City
Price: Free! Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Obscenity City? No one's face is going to get red, apart from the lawyers. Alas, nothing about sex and very, very, little profanity. There's just so much petty gossip about so much big money. And what is up with the infinity chamber?
Ángeles entre ruinas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: Spanish. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Primera recopilación de quince relatos de ficción muy cercanos a la realidad, sobre la interacción entre familias separadas por el exilio. Sesenta cuentos han sido recreados por el autor entre el 2014 y el 2015. Aunque todos los argumentos se desarrollan en la Isla de Cuba y en los Estados Unidos, bien podrían suceder en cualquier parte del mundo donde la emigración se encuentre presente.
Nothing but the Black
Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The world has gone black. At least, you can't see anything. You can't move or scream either. You're trapped. This has to be a dream, yet... something tells you it's all too real. Not only do you not remember where you are, you don't remember who you are. With a poetic narrative that promises an existential read, Nothing but the Black searches for a light in the darkness of identity.
Elokeshi Besha (এলোকেশী বেশ্যা)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: Bengali. Published: June 20, 2015 and represented by editionNEXT.com (Publisher). Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Classics
“এলোকেশী বেশ্যা”, মূলত একটি বটতলার বই। প্রকাশকাল আনুমানিক ১৮৭৬ সাল। হিন্দু ঘরের সুন্দরী ও বুদ্ধিমতী মেয়ে এলোকেশী আট বছর বয়সে বিধবা হয়। প্রতিবেশী বন্ধুর সঙ্গে গৃহত্যাগ করে এবং পরে বেশ্যাবৃত্তিতে যোগ দেয়। পরে এক খ্রিস্টান মিশনারি মহিলার সানিধ্যে এসে খ্রিস্ট ধর্মের মাধ্যমে পাপ মুক্তির উপায় খুজে পায়। এই নিয়ে টান টান গল্প।
Hojas de clavel
Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 69,770. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2015 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Una tragedia se cierne sobre dos jóvenes optimistas y pletóricos de vida que acaban de conocerse. ¿Qué les ha pasado a José Luis, un estudiante del París de los años sesenta, que ha quedado prendado de Carole, una hermosa francesa de origen cubano, que estudia Historia en la Sorbona?
Telling Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,730. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Steven Spalding is a mild, unexceptional civil-servant, overweight and solitary. But he has a secret. An alter ego in the form of wise-cracking, anarchic and exceptionally rude Eric Dombey. As Eric, Steven can become the self he sometimes wishes to be, but as events in his life slip out of control, the boundaries between real and unreal blur – all is not as it seems...
Seeking the Divine Spark: A Satire in the Style of Evelyn Waugh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A NOVEL in the style of Evelyn Waugh’s early satires, satirising the way the media, lawyers and sundry activists deal with clerical sexual abuse. It is a tale of outrageous hypocrisy that will sometimes make you laugh, sometimes cringe, and sometimes leave you appalled, but will always be ‘glittering’ in its satire, as one reviewer put it. See reviews: http://www.gerardcharleswilson.com/my-books/
Acacia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
John Moss and his wife lead a very unhappy life together and then everything gets worse.
Martin Elling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is the story of a young man who discovers his life's vocation among the working poor of the city, and inspires others to search for their vocation in the details and the peoples of their own lives as well.
Mothleaf
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mothleaf is a short story by Raymond Sexton. It is largely written in a expository style, contains elements of sci-fi, ecological fiction and body-horror, and can be read as a zen parable of sorts.
The Coronation of Napoleon I
Price: Free! Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Literary
If a tree falls in a forest and no one hears it, does it make a sound? When Napoleon crowned himself Emperor, the magnitude of the spectacle was evident to every witness. But did it matter to, let us say, the Siberian farmer who died shortly thereafter, never hearing of the day? This story of Napoleon’s coronation blends philosophy and history to answer the most profound of existential questions.
Amor de Mãe Não Tem Número
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 15, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Entreguei o livro nas mãos da minha prima de oito anos. Ela leu-o numa tarde. No fim, perguntei-lhe o que tinha percebido. Ela respondeu-me: “Percebi que uma família feliz é feita por duas pessoas que gostam uma da outra, mesmo que não seja um homem e uma mulher.”
Contos Avulso
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 15, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alturas há em que provocar intencionalmente um certo caos no pensamento é a melhor forma de vencer o marasmo e de viver aventuras completamente insólitas. Aqui, a fantasia irrompe para “regiões” pouco comuns.
What a Day for a Night
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,900. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A bohemian tale of attraction that plays with the concepts of memory, What a Day for a Night recounts a romantic encounter of two people, meeting for the second time, saying what could be goodbye on the streets of Paris.
Amusement
Price: Free! Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sammy is a sound businessman who believes professionalism makes the world a happier place. But when his investment firm partners with a famous theme park built on loose values and questionable ethics, Sammy becomes locked in psychological battle with the park's mascot, Nippy the Cat, and risks losing his strict sense of professionalism, and his mind, in the process.
Lies at Midnight
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One week before their twenty-fifth wedding anniversary, Edward sits by his wife as midnight approaches. This will be her last night before the cancer takes her, and there are things Edward needs to say if he wants to be the person he so needs to be…For the first time he reveals his true self to his wife…or does he?
Rehearsal: In Refluent Waters
Series: Rehearsal, Book 4. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 249,040. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Still reeling from the devastation of a major loss, Raucous flounders in the waves, both as a band and individually. Through the aftershocks, they grasp onto anything that may steady them: old friendships, burgeoning concepts, and new loves. Rolling out of the Seventies into the Eighties, the band must change with the personal and musical tides while trying to stay afloat on the charts.
Permanent Sea
Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Permanent Sea is a short story by Raymond Sexton. It will also appear in The Redbrick River, which will be published in November 2015.