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Meditation on Space-Time
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,300. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Father Lawrence fights against time to save his friends from an evil minister, but he finds out they have betrayed him and must decide whether to abandon the friendship even as he fights against the fiend. Either mercy or justice; either salvation or friendship. Either choice: a flawed solution for a fallen man in a broke world
The Leading Men
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,640. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the late 1960s, three men are drawn together by destiny. Gus, a veteran producer, is seeking one last shot at glory. Henry, a struggling actor, is seeking a chance at the big time. And Tony, a naive teenager, is seeking excitement. All three will find what they seek, but the cost may be more than they're willing to pay.
An Old Man
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 62. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An old man wrestles with his own mortality, and the bumbling good intentions of his family. A literary short story.
Second-hand Sarah 2012
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Collected entries of the Second-hand Sarah blog for 2012.
Lucie
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: French. Published: February 27, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jean se souvient. De l’Afrique mystérieuse où il vécut, ignorant de ses secrets et de ses cicatrices. D’une femme, manipulatrice, avec qui s’engage une relation ambiguë et dangereuse. De la mine où il s’égare, au cœur d’un conflit sans fin. Il va plonger dans cette histoire et tenter d’en faire une aventure dont il serait le héros. Mais y parviendra-t-il ?
Uncertainty Principles
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,520. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Uncertainty can be either the root of fear or the cornerstone of hope. It all depends on the observer.
The Adventures of Rudi the Rational Man
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rudi, a young donut maker and logician, loses his job. A visit to the unemployment office leads to friendship with an immigrant mute and a visit from the attractive but obviously troubled Rhonda Lingo. Restless and unfulfilled, Rudi leaves his city. Years later he returns and finds work in a small muffin bakery, his only co-worker a possibly homicidal dropout from a PhD program in philosophy.
Kid Drug
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 60. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A student builds an unexpectedly profitable black market business among his high school classmates, only to find competitors and roadblocks all along the way. A literary short story.
Beaten to the Punch
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two friends, after a very ignominious beginning, drink their way through life. (some dark themes)
Kristallerna
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Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: Swedish. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Stormen hade kommit. Ödelagt allt i sin väg. Staden låg i ruiner. Hus och människor i spillror. Jag var kvar. Den enda människan. Som levde och andades. Där stod jag. Ensam på torget. Omskakad och frusen. Med stela fötter. I pudersnö. Svart och tunn. Som en hinna. Över isen. Över djupfrysta gatstenar."
Red Shoes
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Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Marisol González is a young Spanish photographer who believes in destiny. As a teenager she meets Domingo Manuel Sanchez, an agoraphobic photographer who becomes her friend and mentor. And Marisol's destiny begins to unfold in ways she could never have imagined. "Red Shoes" is a short set in Burgos and is over 5,200 words.
Random Collection of Disquieting Thoughts
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 62,380. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is the world's first anti-Black Economic Empowerment novel. It exposes the maladroit BEE type in the person of Disney Thoabala, CEO of a Johannesburg advertising agency. Disney's foils are his erudite employees Thati, a copywriter, and his creative director Pat O’Shea. Ultimately, Thati's leftist critique identifies BEE with the imperialist complex now being opposed, e.g. by the Arab Spring.
Musas Invertidas
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Price: Free! Words: 11,040. Language: Spanish. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Una selección de cuentos cortos que enriedan palabras, escritos, escritores y lectores.
Pieces
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Price: Free! Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pieces is just a collection of poems, thoughts, memories and stories written from the heart.
Filigree & Shadow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,180. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Filigree & Shadow is a journey and a quest into the imagination and the soul. It is a picture painted on a canvas and explored with every perception and sensation. You will be challenged to stand close to the canvas and see the minutest crack of paint, or cast an eye from afar at earthly and unearthly worlds.
Getekend
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,560. Language: Dutch. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Anita Witzier over Getekend: 'Een heftig boek...dat leest als een trein.' Het schrijversechtpaar Judy Lohman neemt de lezer mee naar het inferno van een onterechte beschuldiging van sexueel misbuik van een zesjarig meisje.Hoewel de onschuld wordt bewezen, blijft de verdachte en zijn gezin getekend voor het leven.
Wasted Year: The Last Hippies of Ole Miss
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Price: Free! Words: 209,560. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A comic hippie soap opera chronicling 366 days in the life of Ole Miss graduate student Daniel Medway and friends from August 1971 to August 1972.
A Hospital for Boys
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A short story of creeping horror, of unspoken evil and the business of dark deeds.
The Very Large Princess
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Aye, she is large. Large of heart and large of mind." Drusilla loves Prince Aubrey, but can he requite her love? Her sister Margery is so very beautiful, and Drusilla is so very large. (Short story, 5,550 words)
The Great Art of Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,270. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Waking up under a coffee table after another night of boozing, Jim finds his friend dead of a heroin overdose. He calls Linda, another addict, for help. She plants the seed for change. Jim starts on a journey of self-discovery as he travels across the country in search of his life. The people, his adventures, heartbreak, and a chance at love, help him on his journey to discover who he is.