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Everybody Loves A Good Watermelon
Series: The Life and Times of Bindigo and Abbie Joules, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this sixth of fourteen short stories that Abbie Joules has written about her deceased Brother, Ben, the small farming community of Peach Creek comes together in a contest of marksmanship to help raise money for a meeting hall--and a pool table. The contest, conceived by Ben (who is a crack shot), doesn't end the way he envisions it.
Family Trees Bear Strange Fruit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in a small southern town in the 1940's and 50's, this short story explores how hatred and bigotry can tear families apart. Josephina "Jo" Brown hasn't seen her family in about ten years, not since she eloped with a black man. When she learns of her father's death, the past comes back to haunt her. Can Jo find a way to reconcile the past and forgive a father she both loved and hated?
Lü Mudan (The Green Peony)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,850. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Green Peony is a classic work of Chinese Literature, formatted for Kindle for Chinese language students. This is the TRADITIONAL CHINESE version.
Polaritäten - Eine Kurzgeschichte (Red Shorts Series)
Series: Red Shorts Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: German. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Peter is puzzled. How did he get into this situation? How can he get out of it? His road trip with Lisa leads him and the strange girl towards an unforeseen destination. --- Peter ist verwirrt. Wie ist er nur in diese Situation gekommen? Aber wichtiger noch, wie kann er ihr wieder entkommen? Die Autofahrt mit Lisa bringt ihn und das seltsame Mädchen an ein unvorhergesehenes Ziel.
Wilderspool Vaults
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,110. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Private detective Andy James returns to an 18 year old unsolved case. In previously considering the alternative ideology of a group calling themselves 'the grapevine' he uncovered, but failed to explain, the disappearance and possible murder of their leader. In returning to his questioning of key members of the grapevine Andy James comes to question their questioning of convention.
It Happened At The Burger Joint
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Religious
Denise Benfield is dealing with her mother's imminent death from cancer, when Mike Pelton shows up at the door, saying he was an old friend of her mother's, hasn't seen her in forty years, and wondering what has happened to her. She lets him in, and learns that is was more than just friendship all those decades before. Should she let him see her mother?
The Reverend and the Unicorn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As the reverend preaches to his congregation, a unicorn walks in, interrupting the sermon, and surprises the old reverend in more ways than one in this thought provoking short story.
The Man in the Blue Coat: A Chamber Picture in Six Acts, A Short Story
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Surreal and whimsical, "The Man in the Blue Coat" is a 4,100-word story about the inner life and the seemingly infinite distances between ourselves and others.
Chimera: A Short Story
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Chimera" is a 7,500-word short story about the human capacity for failure and faith.
Testimonio De Un Extranjero (Spanish Edition)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: Spanish. Published: June 5, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / General
El Testimonio de un extranjero" es una historia multicultural irresistible ambientada en el corazón de la comunidad expatriada en Chiang Mai, Tailandia. Es una historia de amor que atraviesa las divisiones étnicas y conlleva a una lección moral entre dos generaciones. El humor y la perspicacia se reflejan en esta historia brillantemente realizada por Moore.
The Moon 1207
Series: The Moon. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Moon monthly magazine featuring poetry and short stories from Lyn Lifshin, McArthur Gunter, Margaret Boles, t. kilgore splake, Gary Every, and Ali Noel Vyain.
The Magpie Chronicles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,730. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of thirteen mixed genre short stories based on the well-known Magpie Rhyme.
Eula Shook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Eula Shook is for those who appreciate a good Southern Gothic. What a writer! He had me hanging on each and every word. What a story! —Kathy L. Murphy, The Pulpwood Queens Book Club
Chancer's Almanac
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,210. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Is it fate or chance that rules our lives, luck or destiny? Are our futures already written or is life, after all, just a toss of the dice, the odds landing with us or against us? Odds have played an outsized role in the life of Chancer Wylls. Events seem to sweep him along, carrying him toward ends he can scarcely imagine.
The Moon 1201
Series: The Moon. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Moon monthly magazine features poetry and short stories from Lyn Lifshin, Michael Estabrook, Gary Every, B.Z. Niditch, t. kilgore splake, Simon Perchik, and Ali Noel Vyain.
The Moon 1206
Series: The Moon. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Moon monthly magazine features poetry and short stories from Lyn Lifshin, McArthur Gunter, Nia Holden, t. kilgore splake, B.Z. Niditch, Stephen Thom, and Michael Estabrook.
Undeliverable
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,030. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
For every purchase, $1 is donated to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. When Benjamin Grant’s son disappeared a year ago, he felt it was his duty as a father to do everything in his power to find his son, and he tried. He threw himself into the search, but his obsession left him without a home, wife, or job. Now, he’s managed to find work at the United States
The Moon 1205
Series: The Moon. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Moon monthly magazine featuring poetry and short stories from Lyn Lifshin, Nia Holden, Michael Estabrook, t. kilgore splake, B.Z. Niditch, McArthur Gunter, Stephen Thom, and Ali Noel Vyain.
Hail Mary: A Short Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bill just can't stay away. Every day he opens the doors, walks down the aisle, and lights his candle. Then he talks to her. Does she hear him? Will she talk back? He's not sure, but he knows one thing. He'll wait until she does.
Popcorn
Price: Free! Words: 18,740. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Foster child Soony has a sunny personality, learning difficulties, a tendency to swear like a trooper … and an imaginary friend called Popcorn. But is Popcorn imaginary? And if not, who is she?