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The Fetish by T.L. Peters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In this 22,000 word novella, an ambitious young lawyer on the cusp of making partner in a prestigious firm decides to make a bold play for a pretty young paralegal. But he gets far more than he bargained for when he discovers that the young lady has unusual ideas about romance. "The oddest love story you'll likely ever read. It's good though, really good." Theodora
La puta que leía a Jack Kerouac by Susana Hernández
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,090. Language: Spanish. Published: May 5, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
El encuentro entre una escritora y una joven prostituta va entreabriendo poco a poco la puerta de una turbia historia, en la que todos los personajes tienen algo que reprocharse. Todos ellos, en algún momento, se han dejado llevar por sus instintos, por sus pasiones, por sus rencores, también, y por sus odios.
The Pecan Stand by FM Stutz
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 139,900. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Each of us has a Groove in Life, that place where you're meant to be, doing what you're meant to do. Dutch John Van Rensburg finds his groove in a mysterious all-black town where the residents have a very good reason to fear whites. Because neither John nor the town's folk have any choice, they reluctantly take him in. And over time he falls in love with them, and they come to see him as family.
El acontecimiento literario del año by Daniel Corpas Hansen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,280. Language: Spanish. Published: May 4, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ya el primer cuento de esta colección, «Las dos Tasmanias», es una muestra magnífica del humor socarrón e inteligente que impregna todos estos relatos. Dos tipos que, incluso en las antípodas, no pueden desprenderse del tradicional cainismo español, sirven de prolegómenos a unas páginas donde los pequeños detalles de la actualidad cobran especial importancia.
The Sound Collector by Janet Parkinson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Some people follow their favorite band—Jay follows the Poet, going to his readings, memorizing every poem. Instead of recording bootlegs, Jay collects the sound vibrations of the poems in small glass jars, capturing their essence. But after years of fandom, a chance encounter makes Jay realize the depths of his own loneliness. Will a desperate trip to Bangkok give a new meaning to his life?
American Compromise by Ryan Chase
Price: Free! Words: 66,880. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Steven Matthews is a middle-aged man working a job that he doesn't mind. He lives a content life until a young twenty-something year-old boy, Mathew, comes and mucks it all up as he tries to get Steven to follow his past dreams. After pushing him outside of his comfort zone (Ohio), Mathew and Steven end up on the other side of the country with only one way to get back home.
Silence by R. P. Poe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,520. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
When San Turner's two aunts, his only family, die within a week of each other he's unable to accept their passing as mere coincidence. Recently fired from his job and guilt-ridden over the loss of his wife, he enlists his lifelong friend in a search for the truth behind their deaths, soon finding himself on another sort of quest when a ten-year-old deaf girl who has befriended him is kidnapped.
Unwoven: six short stories by Jeff Posey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,340. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This sixpack of short stories includes: 1. Girl on a Rock; 2. The One-Hundredth Goliath; 3. The Pump Jack Potion; 4. An Invisible Man; 5. Arturo’s Brains; 6. Walk, Not Stay. Excerpt from “The G.O.D. Journal: a search for gold,” by Jeff Posey, available spring 2012.
Fallen Angels by Alice Duncan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,870. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Transplanted Boston Brahmin, Mercy Allcutt, has had some very exciting times as secretary to private investigator, Ernie Templeton. When she sets out to find her wandering boss, Ernie, one hot September afternoon, she not only discovers a corpse, but she also finds Ernie, bound and gagged. Worse, when the police arrive to investigate the crime, they peg Ernie as the killer.
Winnemucca, a small-town fairy tale by Laura A. H. Elliott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,030. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy(4.00 from 1 review)
Once upon a time Ginny’s road blood ripened, the day she got wise to love. Engaged to the high school quarterback, his quarter-carat ring and enchanting smile should have been enough for her. But, she stands him up and fights to solve the riddle of her past to find her future on an enchanted road trip to Winnemucca, where fear's as blind as love.
Inmersos en el vacío by Gustavo Enrique Méndez Rubio
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Genaro parece tenerlo todo. Disfruta del trabajo que eligió, del reconocimiento de su madre, de una vida desahogada y del amor pleno de una mujer.Pero las oportunidades de aventura le sobran y él las aprovecha, aun si no consiguen mitigar la sensación de vaciedad de una vida vivida inmerso en el vacío. Quizá la intervención de Verónica venza su existencialismo exasperante.
Twisted Together by Meagan Noel Hart
You set the price! Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Twisted Together captures those odd moments when we discover that a close friend, a stranger, a loved one, a neighbor, someone we thought we knew, or even we ourselves are not who we thought and can never be again. These seventeen pieces of short and flash fiction visit twisted and sometimes humorous perspectives on relationships of all kinds.
My Indian Queen by J.M. Moris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
One guy. One girl. One magical summer. Both of them on the verge of adulthood, both of them hopelessly lost. He loves her, his fiery Indian queen, but does she feel the same? And what will happen when summer wanes into fall?
All but one by Pina Varriale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,380. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Julia’s family wasn’t rolling in money, but they were never short of money for groceries or a holiday. One evening her father didn’t come home and when she started looking for him at his work she was told that they hadn’t seen him for months – since the day that he was fired…
Delhi Deadlines by Sheldon Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,540. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A washed out journalist, posted to India to cover a bloody election campaign, uncovers truths about his son's life - and death - in the country, truths that test loyalties forged in the war zones of Bosnia and Rwanda. A fiercely evocative narrative of modern-day India, filled with the clamour and hot stinks of its capital, this is a novel of death woven through with life.
Subvision by Andrew McEwan
Price: Free! Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Scherzo Trepan's journey to the underworld begins each morning on the banks of a river. A rusted fridge is his elevator and to the sweat and heat of an incinerator plant he travels. Until one day he wakes up in a hospital to the sight of aliens landing and the sound of a snapped on rubber glove.
Miedo a salir de noche by David G. Panadero
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,220. Language: Spanish. Published: April 17, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cuando David G. Panadero se decidió a contar estas diez historias, no tardó en darse cuenta de que la erudición literaria, lo que hubiese podido aprender en otros libros, o el intento de acercarse al estilo de sus escritores favoritos, eran todos ellos caminos equivocados. Panadero quería hablar de Madrid, de la vida en las calles. De sus miedos y de sus noches.
Dilaby Ridge by Stefan de Freres
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,140. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 by Moorna Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Friends out for a horseback beach ride, a truck driver looking forward to his retirement, two British youngsters backpacking in Australia, suddenly and without warning a tragic accident would ensure that five of the six would no longer have a future to look forward to. Down, but not out, the only human survivor, after a long, hard, painful battle, eventually comes to terms with his fate.