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Garden Boulevard: Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,180. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018 by Bannerwing Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Throughout fifteen short stories, Garden Boulevard explores the choices women face and the consequences of the ones they make. From society weddings to strollers in the park, Angela Amman collects the stories strewn along a New York city block like so many discarded rose petals, considering the knife-edge of hope and anguish in a woman’s heart with compassion and an unflinching eye.
Compact smokes or 'a book for children'
You set the price! Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Transgressional fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Particles of life and ideas floating in the air, along with emotions and long recycled and processed feelings, drive May, a young student, writer and actor, to the very peaks of success. But what is success? And is it enough for May to be happy? Constantly working on her vaporous dreams, young May avoids looking for love anywhere else but in her beloved arts. Will she avoid it forever?
Six Novels
Price: $3.49 $2.44 USD. (30% off until Sep. 24!) Words: 391,800. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Six Novels contains the following novels, all of which can be purchased in the Kindle store at Amazon: The Great Barrington Train Wreck, Frontier Justice, Blood and Blackmail, The Real Meaning of Life, Your Kiss Is like the Sweetest Fire, and The Book of the Dead. If you would like complete descriptions of these novels, you can obtain them under the separate listings for each book at Amazon.
The Proving
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,730. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Xulu has left the safety of his family to prove himself. Living alone for two months close his enemies, he must survive to claim his right-of-ascension as village Chief. Failure would lead to execution. The last thing on his mind is finding a lover, but he meets Yax’chilan and an old evil appears and they become hunted. Can they survive when even the elements conspire against them?
منفوحة 1404
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 33,950. Language: Arabic. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
أحداث الرواية ترصد تفاصيل الحياة الاجتماعية والفكرية في أحد أحياء مدينة الرياض الشهيرة والمكتظة بالسكان المحليين بمحتلف تركيباتهم وتوجهاتهم في حقبة بداية الثمانينات الميلادية (وتحديداً في عام ١٤٠٤ هجري)..أجواء الرواية تكشف بطريقة تعتمد على اللمسة النفسية عن خبايا العلاقات الاجتماعية والعاطفية المنسيّة التي تدور آنذاك في ذلك المجتمع المحافظ
Discarded as Useless
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A dark romantic short story in which Ina reproaches a passing stranger via a series of anecdotes from her life.
Tales of Slot Machine Bodhisattvas
Price: Free! Words: 59,480. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Travel back and forth through Japan and California into the distant past and the post-modern future with the undisciplined Sensei, the frightening Fujikami and the condescending Fu War as they tackle every human worry in counterintuitive ways designed to undo every doctrine and every paradigm. In every backdrop possible, every pandora's box will be reopened and every assumption debunked.
The Runaway: A Short Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: Australian English. Published: May 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When children run away to the circus, it is Seamus Harden who talks them down and gets them the help they need. Spoilt teenagers, abused kids, Seamus sees it all. Until one night Seamus meets a little a little girl with a perfect pink dress, perfect white socks, and a reason for running away to the circus that even Seamus has never heard before.
Unwritten Life Paths to Destiny
Price: Free! Words: 78,120. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alex and Jim both took separate paths into each other's arms, but the paths were almost linear. Relive Alex's moments in jail and her mourning for Matthew, while Jim was trying to find his angel, and himself. Prequel to Unwritten Life.
नाही है कोई ठिकाना (कहानी)
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: Hindi. Published: May 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
छोटकू बाबू साहेब कब से चटोरी के बाबा केसर से पता नहीं का खुसर - फुसर कर रहे थे कि चटोरी की माई लाजवंती एकदम बेचैन हुए आंगन से ओसारी और ओसारी से आंगन कर रही थी। लगा कि उसके पेट में मरोड़ होने लगी। चापाकल से टूटहिया प्लास्टिक की बाल्टी में पानी भर कर चली गई, घर के पिछूती! वहां से आने के बाद भी वह हल्की नहीं हुई। माटी से हाथ मांज और हाथ - पैर धो फिर ओसारी में आई। देखा, अब छोटकू बाबू साहेब खटिया से उठे
Such Good People
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,170. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2018 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The Randalls are "the nice family down the street": close-knit, resilient, facing day-to-day conflicts and gradual change, with the shared love and deep understanding that has seen them through the years. And Annie, the Randalls' only daughter, is much-loved. Then Annie dies in an unforeseeable accident—and their family’s world is turned upside down.
Birds of a Feather
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,780. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Anjawo, the notorious dealer in drugs and alcohol is a woman in trouble. From learning too late that she made the wrong decision to engage in early marriage at the detriment of her education to be on the receiving end of curses from the surrounding community. Birds of a Feather is rich in tales that reflect the realities of serving a community the wrong way, crime and more.
Meeting Joe
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,100. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Meeting Joe is a story of loss, coming of age, and life coming full circle. It is also a story of reunification, forgiveness, and compassion. A boy running from his past, one day finds himself staring history in the face, forced to choose between running from it again and facing it head on.
The Sweetest of Memories: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jack has it all. A rich family, a promising career, and a beautiful wife. But when a tragic event leads to the unraveling of his perfect world, he begins to question the meaning of his life.
The Squatters: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Farid and Aziza have just come home from an overseas vacation to find two teenagers have taken up residence in their home. Tensions escalate quickly as the homeowners confront the intruders. The parties manage to come to an agreement on the best course of action, that is, until the couples' daughter comes home for a visit.
Archaeopteryx
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 129,570. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2018 by Curiosity Quills Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
John Stick, zoo keeper and giant, just wants to sit alone in a dark room with his pet tarantula. However, when ten thousand birds fall dead from the New Mexican sky, the woman he loves, an ornithologist with severe facial deformity, begs him to decipher the cause. He grudgingly agrees, a decision that plunges him into a tangle of weirdness as old as the American Southwest.
Беспосличари
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,170. Language: Serbian. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Са Беспосличарима ћете се, горко и слатко, насмејати својим мукама и невољама. А то никако није мало. Свет овог романа је наш свет, иако хуморно и сатирички закривљен. Његови ликови су људи попут нас. Никола Никодијевић кога је сустигао зао удес, остао је без посла. Параскева Пауновић која је бацила у сливник кључеве стана, који је уједно и тамница, и кренула у истраживање. И многе друге.
Truth and Beauty
Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two sonnets on truth and beauty. Excerpt from The Book of Wonder, The Modern Tale
Rina - The Intelligent And Lucky Girl
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Adopting Rina into Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Ojo’s home became the blessing they ever imagined as it turned their entire life around, restoring unto them all they had ever desired.
The Reward Of Pride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Omenkpa, instead of being a true personal assistant to Mazi Ogboikpo’s wealth and resources, he embezzled and converted all his belongings to himself. Find out the consequences of his action.