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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: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,630. 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
You set the price! 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.
Tad's Quirky Karma, Piece of the Rock Series, Unit 7
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ben Harper is completely at a loss as to how he might help when the renters in Unit A both go off the deep end. Tracy is having a baby and an emotional breakdown. Tad’s breakdown is both emotional and philosophical. Luckily, Tracy’s sister arrives from halfway across the country to save the day.
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
Sin Poder Olvidar
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: Spanish. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cinco años después de una ola de secuestros acontecida en Buenos Aires, los hermanos Adrián, Víctor, y Daniel, protagonistas de dichos crímenes retornarán buscando enmendar sus errores aunque tengan que pagarlo, con su propia vida.
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.
The Surname Club: A Surname Club Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mr. Fahrenheit's surname causes him irritation and garners attention wherever he goes—from primary school days to now well past retirement. He just wishes to be left in peace! But when his daughter hatches a plan to force him into interacting with people, Mr. Fahrenheit might finally find understanding and friendship. A warmhearted tale about discovering camaraderie in unexpected places.
Gyp
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A man goes to visit a psychic, to ask when he is going to die. But a complication arises.
Pile: Brief Stories to Answer Everything
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,270. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
These are the stories that will answer everything. Or something. From a new voice comes stories of both shattering darkness and incredible light, sobering lows and insatiable highs. Discover the page-turning tales that mean the most to you, and then employ them to figure out all the complexities of this world.
Pax
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
There's a storm approaching. An argument between spouses breaks out.
Present Tense, Future Perfect
Price: Free! Words: 8,150. Language: British English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fact meets fiction in this short story based on the life & work of Daphne du Maurier. Plagued by doubts as to whether her novel-writing will ever succeed, Daphne is at a low point. When she discovers a potion that promises the power to magically steal her away from her present plight, she feels she has nothing to lose. Join Daphne as she takes a chance and stares into the face of destiny…
Jeanne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,090. Language: French. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Littérature Francaise et sentimentale,George Sand ecrivaine et romanciere
Saltwater Joys
Price: $7.75 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the fall of 1965, John Lee, a young Newfoundland fisherman, makes a tragic decision that changes the course of his life, pushing him to a self-imposed exile in an abandoned fishing village and to the brink of insanity. Twenty years later, John must face the secrets of his past when a young woman ventures to the rocky shores of Newfoundland in search of her roots.
Losing Venice
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 114,460. Language: American English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When Mark Vancermar moves to Venice, the geography of his new life is marked with discovery and reinvention, but what he really seeks is to learn to live beautifully, to find a place and a person to call home. Like the finest expatriate novels, Losing Venice is as richly textured as its fabled locales and dives deeply into the possibilities, perils, and pleasures of learning how not to be lost.