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Occidental Adam, Oriental Eve...and other stories of Thailand
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,680. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A majority of these stories is set in Thailand. A shot rings out in a Bangkok slum; not far from Pattaya a portly Thai banker is taken by a shark; a Western adviser, at the end of his tether, sits at the feet of a meditation teacher in the Thai Northeast; in his Bangkok penthouse an English lecturer – the Occidental Adam of the title story – is offered ‘the firm, fresh apple’ of a student’s breas
¡Uy!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,260. Language: Spanish. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Cirujanos, madres, músicos, locos, prostitutas, abogados, paseantes, amigos imaginarios. Todos, absolutamente todos, han tenido que pararse en algún momento y agarrarse el pecho para exclamar ¡uy! Después, como han podido, algunos han seguido adelante y otros hacia atrás, pues el dolorcillo que les hizo encogerse llegó en el peor momento, casi siempre demasiado pronto. ¿O era demasiado tarde?
Love and Ordinary Things, Poems from the Wheat Field, Kitchen, Dance Floor and Heart
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Marcy Goldman, is a professional pastry chef, cookbook author, writer and the spirit and creative voice of www.BetterBaking.com. Since 1997, Betterbaking.com has been the online home of the baker who is also, as it turns out, is a wordsmith and poet.
Bee Summers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,060. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by UpStart Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
The spring she is eleven years old, Melissa Singer’s mother walks out of the house and never returns. That summer, her father, a migratory beekeeper, takes her along with him as he delivers his hives. The trip and the people she meets change her life. Over the years that follow, Melissa tries to unlock the mystery of her mother’s disappearance and struggles to come to terms with her loss.
The Girl from I.T.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alice Morgan is different, a fact she’s reminded of every time she loses yet another job or another boyfriend. Her problem? When something good happens she always finds an interesting way to talk her way out of it. Well, at least things can't get any worse...
Apron Strings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,100. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A seven-year old well-to-do white girl and her family’s black maid overcome the deep-seated hatred and the segregation embedded in their 1950’s era southern culture proving that love sees no color. Where you taught to hate people of another color when you were young? We don’t come hating we learn it!
Cheap imitation
Price: $99,999.00 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An imitation of a story. What does that mean? Well, this short spiky narration from Heidi James will tell you. This is a book that talks directly to you... Although, it seems, the 'you' of the narrative may not want to listen. More's the pity, because there's something very important going on here. Something you have to read...
Red Bang
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,360. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the vein of corporate crowd-pleasers like The Devil Wears Prada, RED BANG tells the satirical tale of a family man who must reinvent himself at a Seattle-based tech behemoth where the Stepford-like culture and politics are both hilarious and unbelievable. Inspired by what goes on at Fortune 500 tech companies, RED BANG will take you down the digital rabbit hole and back again.
Sick Day
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,570. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Follow one man’s day-long attempt to persuade the love of his life that sometimes it’s okay to break promises if it means keeping the ones that count.
El Señor de la Montaña
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: Spanish. Published: May 1, 2014 by Conrado Maleta'. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
El Señor de la Montaña es una colección de textos elaborados durante los últimos 8 años de trabajo de su autor. Ilustrado con imágenes cuidadosamente escogidas y editadas para esta ocasión. Uno de los mejores libros en prosa poética jamás escritos en lengua castellana.
Affair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,710. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
Affair is a novel by Nick Stokes. A man who collects sticks and gathers stones has an affair with a woman in the woods and struggles to return to his wife. An author writes about a man having an affair in order to destroy the man and discover who he is. The two stories are woven and inextricable. Affair was serialized by The Seattle Star from 2012-2014.
Lovefool (complete 1st part of Lovefool trilogy)
Price: Free! Words: 135,850. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Love is all we need. Moreover, love shows mostly when we don't expect it, love surprises us. It causes a revolution in our hearts and in our – apparently – ordered world. Nothing is and nothing will be the same any more, when fates of people, who are destined to meet, cross one day. Mia, Julian and Sebastian meet each other. And Julian is not a human.
The Burnt Fool
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,830. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Frank Lynn's debut novel is a wry look at the inscrutable world of extremist faith, and the lingering reach of its warrant. For twenty years and more, Dave Jennings has been One of the Chosen, eagerly sacrificing his freedoms on the altar of Truth, preaching the revealed Word, towing the line.
Chalk Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,200. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Michelle befriends the mother of the young man who pushed her from the path of a truck- and died doing so - eight years earlier. A young adult novella that anyone over the age of twelve can read.
Signori e signore
Price: Free! Words: 21,720. Language: Italian. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Signori e signore si muovono spaesati, annaspando nell’ultimo mezzo secolo di storia, alla ricerca di un senso trascendente, o solo materiale. Stringono pugni d’aria e soffiano lontane speranze, perché non riescono ad essere più di quel che sono e persi nella loro ordinaria semplicità provano a far brillare un lampo di straordinaria grandezza.
An Accurate Boquet
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Autumn heralds loss, until Jessie picks up a crisp red maple leaf.
Once Upon This Time
Price: Free! Words: 25,560. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is my current collection of short stories, ranging from the very short, to longer. They are offered as an example of Writerly Insight: where we See the characters, and in only a few words come to Know them. If we are both lucky, they will not only hold your attention, but inspire you to write you own short stories. Note: one piece is a quasi-short story, stanzaic in nature.
Soggettivistiche
Price: Free! Words: 13,740. Language: Italian. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un collage di storie e storielle, di pensieri e immagini nate per il web che prendono forma in una raccolta compiuta.
El viaje de un jugador
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,020. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2014 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lola está enamorada de Fernando; Fernando, sin embargo, suspira por Beatriz… La situación se complica todavía más cuando las dos mujeres tienen un roce erótico y, sobre todo, cuando Beatriz, que siempre ha sido impulsiva e inconsciente, emprende viaje a un país oriental. Fernando y Lola se apresuran a seguirla...
Capitoli dispersi
Price: Free! Words: 17,670. Language: Italian. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Piccole storie, riflessioni, immagini e impressioni compongono questa serie di capitoli dispersi, tappe sospese nel tempo del percorso narrativo di Andrea Candeloro.