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Eating It Too
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sophie pours love into her cooking. For years, she shared her gift with her husband. Now, she will infuse her baking with every feeling she possesses—one final act as payment for everything Harold plans for their future.
Thank You for Ten: Short Fiction About a Little Theater
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,850. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Little Dionysus Playhouse, like all community theaters, is a different place every day, as different people with different goals come in and out doing their thing. The ten stories in this collection explore both the drama and the comedy that happen in a community playhouse, both on and off the stage.
Redubbed a Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Redubbed remixes the iconic stories from James Joyce's Dubliners in celebration of its 2014 centennial. It's more than an eclectic collection of mashups, however. This anthology cum novel also tells the story of the eccentric employees of the publishing house which conceived it.
Dia Linn - III - Le Livre de Wyatt (Díoltas)
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Series: Dia Linn, Livre 3. Price: $4.61 USD. Words: 86,020. Language: French. Published: June 14, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
À l'aube de la guerre de Sécession, Wyatt décide d'aller récupérer la mine d'or volée par Liam. Le frère d'Eileen est également bien décidé à honorer la díoltas celte, et à venger le meurtre de sa sœur… Il s'engage alors sur les pistes de l'Ouest, celles des trappeurs, des Indiens et des hors-la-loi, rejoignant un convoi de pionniers à destination du Colorado.
Bahati Alikata Kiu
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Price: $2.33 USD. Words: 20,170. Language: Swahili. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bahati Alikata Kiu ni hadithi fupi iliyoendelezwa kutokana na riwaya Kiu. Bahati, kinyume na waliowengi waliomwona kauawa na Idi, alipona na aliishi maisha ya fanaka.
Back in Touch
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Are some best off left behind? Are others worth bringing back? And, can things really turn out the same? Or will the same mistakes reappear? A story which explores separation, and growth. Back in Touch: A Short Story.
The Giant's Face, A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Only when you’re young and small do you fully understand the bigness of things. Originally published in Boulevard Magazine, “The Giant’s Face" is a 1,300-word short story by M. Allen Cunningham, author of the novel The Green Age of Asher Witherow, the novel Lost Son, and the illustrated limited-edition story collection Date of Disappearance.
Trial
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A man stands trial for brutally killing a 12-year-old girl. But does a trial bring actual justice? And what can a father do to deal with the horror? A heart-wrenching story about those left behind to cope with the aftermath.
Sally and the Smelly Bum
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sally seems to have it all thanks to her husband, Robert, a rich and successful concert pianist. Their marriage appears perfect until one day Sally meets a fellow Britain while volunteering at a soup kitchen. What starts out as an act of charity quickly escalates into an unlikely affair. When Robert comes home unexpectedly, it leads to twisted ending, both unpredictable and unforgettable.
Torment of Ghosts
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
For a while Carlota was Carlos and later she was Carlota again.
En laisse - Projet Bradbury, #43
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: French. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ferdinand est un humain modèle : chaque matin, il emprunte les transports en commun pour se laisser transbahuter jusqu'à son boulot, comprimé dans son costume trop serré et le coeur en miettes de s'être fait rattraper par le quotidien. Mais ce matin-là, une affiche placardée sur le quai le tire de sa somnolence : peut-on vraiment laisser toute responsabilité derrière soi pour changer de vie ?
Our Beautiful Child
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,580. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“The Boathouse collects misfits. Strange solitary creatures that yearn for contact with the outside world, but not too much. They sit, glass in hand, either staring at the table in front of them, or at some distant point on the horizon.” … so says the narrator of Our Beautiful Child. And he’s been around long enough to know.
Everybody Loves A Good Watermelon
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Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this sixth of fourteen short stories that Abbie Joules has written about her deceased Brother, Ben, the small farming community of Peach Creek comes together in a contest of marksmanship to help raise money for a meeting hall--and a pool table. The contest, conceived by Ben (who is a crack shot), doesn't end the way he envisions it.
Family Trees Bear Strange Fruit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in a small southern town in the 1940's and 50's, this short story explores how hatred and bigotry can tear families apart. Josephina "Jo" Brown hasn't seen her family in about ten years, not since she eloped with a black man. When she learns of her father's death, the past comes back to haunt her. Can Jo find a way to reconcile the past and forgive a father she both loved and hated?
Lü Mudan (The Green Peony)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,850. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Green Peony is a classic work of Chinese Literature, formatted for Kindle for Chinese language students. This is the TRADITIONAL CHINESE version.
Stories of Genesis, Vol. 3
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,510. Language: British English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Six more original short stories inspired by lyrics in songs from the Greatest Rock Band in the World: Genesis
Polaritäten - Eine Kurzgeschichte (Red Shorts Series)
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Series: Red Shorts Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: German. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Peter is puzzled. How did he get into this situation? How can he get out of it? His road trip with Lisa leads him and the strange girl towards an unforeseen destination. --- Peter ist verwirrt. Wie ist er nur in diese Situation gekommen? Aber wichtiger noch, wie kann er ihr wieder entkommen? Die Autofahrt mit Lisa bringt ihn und das seltsame Mädchen an ein unvorhergesehenes Ziel.
Wilderspool Vaults
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,110. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Private detective Andy James returns to an 18 year old unsolved case. In previously considering the alternative ideology of a group calling themselves 'the grapevine' he uncovered, but failed to explain, the disappearance and possible murder of their leader. In returning to his questioning of key members of the grapevine Andy James comes to question their questioning of convention.
It Happened At The Burger Joint
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Denise Benfield is dealing with her mother's imminent death from cancer, when Mike Pelton shows up at the door, saying he was an old friend of her mother's, hasn't seen her in forty years, and wondering what has happened to her. She lets him in, and learns that is was more than just friendship all those decades before. Should she let him see her mother?
The Reverend and the Unicorn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As the reverend preaches to his congregation, a unicorn walks in, interrupting the sermon, and surprises the old reverend in more ways than one in this thought provoking short story.