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Perguntas-me?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,470. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Quarenta e seis histórias pequeninas com ilustrações nos rostos. As histórias também têm rostos? Ora, as histórias são multidões de rostos, desejos, sonhos e gostos. Que histórias estão nestas páginas? Perguntem ao livro.
Contracts of the Father
Series: Contracts of the Father, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After being down and out with a family to support, Stephen Gordon luckily manages to land a job that ends the bad days forever. Stephen eventually learns that perhaps luck had nothing to do with getting the job and that it comes with a very high price that he may not want to pay. This is a continuation of The Interview.
Run
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 by Eiso Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
(3.00 from 1 review)
A man gets a chilling phone call. It's from his past. He rushes to save himself, but finds out that this phone call might be one he can never escape.
The Sweetest Gift
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 by Moonlit Skies Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short Story. Gloria discovers generosity in a world where civilization has fallen and survival is difficult. This Christmas tale speaks of hope when the days are darkest.
Caught in the American dream Stigmatized
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 110,600. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A man is arrested and wrongly accused of sexual abuse of his six-year old neighbor girl. Once he has been picked up, the village community turns against him.Even after his innocence is proved, his life and of his family is damaged. He decides to emigratie to the U.S.A., but will he ever feel free again? A Dutch TV-personality, about this novel:A mesmerizing book,that captivates from the first page
Can You See Me?
Price: $9.85 USD. Words: 83,790. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
What happens when the person you love most, best, falls prey to schizophrenia? Can You See Me? is the story of Doren and Sarah Solomon, a brother and sister so close they share a secret place, imaginary world, and private language during childhood. Told in the voices of Sarah and Doren, Can You See Me? is a powerful psychodrama, portraying schizophrenia from the inside-out.
Tip Face Bunyan
Price: $10.50 USD. Words: 93,380. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A secret child, raised by poultry on an isolated hill farm in New Zealand's Northland, struggles to find his place in the pecking order.
Psychopompous
You set the price! Words: 24,060. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Marriage of Calypso
Nine Princesses: Tales of Love and Romance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,600. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nine Renaissance maidens overcome obstacles to happiness and romance in this book of short tales. Anne has almost decided to become a nun, when a midnight encounter proves to have unexpected consequences. Bernadette cannot inherit her father's throne, but she is determined to become a queen through marriage...."A woman may reach for what she desires, and gain it." (76,600 words)
চৌকাঠ : Chaukath
Price: Free! Words: 25,060. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Story book, Experimental story book, গল্পের বই, নিরীক্ষামূলক গল্পের বই
The Princess Who Rode on a Mule
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
King Valentine is a mad tyrant, and belike he will force his daughter Hadley to marry someone e'en worse than himself. The Baron of Comberlane is greedy, and Lord Vardis, though handsome, is cruel. Master Cope, the King's steward, would help Hadley if he could, but alas, what can be done? (Short story, 11,290 words)
The Princess and the Pirate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Yet sages sometimes erred, and fools sometimes were wise!" Helena is betrothed to Prince Tristram, whom she has long admired. Tristram is constantly engaged in good works. How different he is from his boorish friend, Captain Swan! 'Tis odd that Helena feels so restless and oppressed. (Short story, 8,830 words)
The Princess Who Was Loved By All
Price: Free! Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Roxanne's kindness endears her to all at Court, but she herself is sometimes lonely. Her favorite companion, the Earl of Lyndon, is much older than she and quite a man of the world. Though the Earl can never be more than a friend to her, Roxanne yearns for a deeper connection. (Short story, 9,000 words)
The True Princess
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Mother has called me a daw in peacock's feathers, and 'tis true, though I wear my feathers well." Emilia is an accomplished portrait painter who aspires to rise above her station. She can keep a secret if 'twill further her ambitions. Appearance is all, and though she may play the game of courtship, none shall know her heart. (Short story, 7,670 words)
The Princess in the Armory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
"As ginger seasons sauce, so doth jesting quicken colloquy." Princess Theresa's best friend is her cousin Mark. Both are studious and quiet. When Mark returns from University, however, she finds him changed. His friend, Prince Lateef, no doubt, has led him astray. Lateef is too handsome and charming to be trustworthy. (Short story, 10,370 words)
The Clown Princess
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"And yet," she thought, "to turn from pain is to turn from joy." Gwyneth is lively and high-spirited. She has a multitude of interests and never thinks of marrying. 'Tis not until she is beset by adversity that she finds true love. By then, mayhap 'tis too late. (Short story, 11,970 words)
Letters From the Ministry
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,690. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Something is rotten in the Ministry of Mammals. This satire of everything from political history to corporate management is witty and entertaining, making Letters from the Ministry the Animal Farm for the 21st century.
The Princess Who Would Not Be Queen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"A woman may reach for what she desires and gain it." 'Tis unjust that because Princess Bernadette is female, she cannot inherit her father's throne. She vows to become a Queen through marriage. Prince Geoffrey is her chosen bridegroom, but will they make it to the altar? (Short story, 7,080 words)
The Sedan Cruiser
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(Short Short) Crushed rock for water. Empty fuel and water tanks. Rust and malignant rot. Her final owner's splendid ideas, overwhelmed by his exhausting work schedule. Memories of sunny anchorages, of fresh paint, and of laughter. "The Sedan Cruiser" is a 570-word short short in which a "project boat" contemplates her past, her present, and what lies ahead.
The Tangi Bridge (a very short story)
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Educational
This is a very short story (less than 900 words), but it has been lovingly crafted. Fans of "The Lottery" and "The Lady or the Tiger" might enjoy this work. This is the story of the night watchman of the Tangi Bridge. Comprehensive lesson plans are also available. A longer short story, "The Executioner", is scheduled for May 2013. Thanks for reading!