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a-Muse-me[a]nt
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
a Collection of Poetry and Prose
Field Walking
Price: Free! Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a hit man crashes his car on the way to assassinate the Reverend Max Kingsley, a team of undercover police is sent to the New South Wales country town of Arajinna to protect him and his wife Judith. But Lenny d’Aratzio, who ordered the hit, is not about to give up his quest for revenge against the man who helped put him in gaol.
X Out Of Wonderland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,240. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
X Out of Wonderland is a farce, modeled after Candide, that takes on the Global Free Market and just about every other aspect of contemporary life. Outrageous and poignant by turns, X is a satire with heart, and an intense and funny reading experience.
Still Waters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,030. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Black Bay Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When researcher Teena Shostekovich returns home to find her computer files stolen, she suspects it has something to do with the case she’s working. But a call from the thief complicates things and nothing gets any clearer when Detective Logan Deo arrives. Meanwhile, as the story of cowgirl Jessie Weston unfolds on the shores of Lake Ponder, Teena and Jessie’s paths veer ever closer to collision
La Planta Sagrada
Price: Free! Words: 79,640. Language: Spanish. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Literature » Literary
La planta sagrada se inicia cuando un hippie de Oakland, California, elimina una jeringa de LSD a través de un inodoro previendo una redada policial, y luego sigue su improbable travesía de tres décadas hasta Los Yungas, Bolivia, el cordón umbilical entre los empinados Andes y la extensa Amazonía. La jeringa llega justo a tiempo para afectar la vida de dos norteamericanos que viajaron a La Paz.
Life Begins At Forty
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00 from 1 review)
Nikolai Nikolayevich celebrates his 40th birthday and reflects on a life of mild disappointment in the fog of a Volgograd night as the certainties of Soviet Communism dissolve into the chaos of the free market. Published free, download it while you can.
Belinda's Birthday
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Short story. Belinda lost everything on her birthday. What gifts could life have for her now?
The Story of Albert Ross
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: British English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
'The Story of Albert Ross' tells the tale of a simple man who spends the vast majority of his time in front of his TV. It is delightfully dark, occasionally witty, oddly enchanting and brings new meaning to the term 'the power of television'. It's hard to say much more without spoiling the fun of reading it, so just get on with it and download it right now.
In porta c'ero io!
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 40,690. Language: Italian. Published: July 9, 2012 by Gabriele Capelli Editore. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Siamo negli anni Ottanta e Gol è un giovane ex tossicodipendente da poco uscito di galera. Narratore instancabile e canaglia furba quanto ingenua, vive la propria vita attraverso storielle che racconta senza sosta. Gol tenta di rimettersi in piedi nella vita di tutti i giorni: trova un impiego occasionale, s’innamora di una cameriera e la porta in vacanza in Spagna.
Permafrost
Series: Tom, Book 1. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 81,050. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by Gibson House Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two friends grew up together in Scotland. Now one is missing in Northern Michigan and the other, a successful businessman, has time on his hands. The hunt for the lost man begins as a mystery and evolves into an act of redemption.
In The Company of Angels
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.38 from 8 reviews)
A simple dinner turns into much more as man comes to understand that mortals have no place in the company of angels.
Snapshots Of A Past
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,780. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A turning page, a changing face, a life erased. Two women explore a photograph album as dementia clouds the memories of one. As they wrestle with this terrible turn of fate and face the biggest challenge of all, memories are brought to the fore of happier places, snapshots in time which still hold the imprint of how life once was, their love pinned to each page.
The Philosopher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
‘The Philosopher’ (John Hazzard), all the way from Australia, or some other God forsaken place, arrives in a small Pacific North Western town armed only with his wit, his radical vision of Philosophy, and his foreign accent. His mission? To challenge the community’s cherished values, traditions, politics and religious fundamentalism.
First Comes Marriage
Price: Free! Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story about a young man who begins to love his new wife after the wedding and the baby's on the way.
Figuras de alambre
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,150. Language: Spanish. Published: July 5, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Escritos en diferentes épocas, pero unidos en un bloque compacto por esta sensación de alejamiento que impregna a todos ellos, los nueve cuentos que componen "Figuras de alambre" son el relato, distorsionado en forma narrativa, de una caída a territorio hostil, una travesía a ciegas y una luz entrevista al final, cuando ya todo parecía indicar que no había ninguna salida.
Affair in Ostersund (Inga Eyvindsdottir)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 54,450. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a love story that tests the proposition that for love to endure through the ups and downs of life there must be an abiding trust between partners. In this story that trust is severely tested but saved by the grace and truth in the word belief: to know with the heart.
The Scribe - Summer 2012
Price: Free! Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Literary publication for writers, by writers
Copperhead
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,870. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The recession has struck, and all John Gregor wants is steady work. At every job he finds, he encounters inept management, arbitrary rules and treacherous bureaucrats. However, when he is invited into a class-action lawsuit against a former employer, he begins to become curious about how much power he really has according to the law...
The Dark Days of Love
You set the price! Words: 84,370. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012 by Asteroid Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Romance and adventure novellas about contemporary North American upper middle class family, exposing highly intense drama behind a decent façade. Acting in exotic places of American wilderness, boardrooms of corporations or comfortable homes, dangerous locales of Jamaica and megalopolises of Canada and the US, the characters must deal with tough reality of competition and temptations and desires.
Linehan's Trip
Series: Sean Linehan, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.17 from 6 reviews)
The year is 2019. Sean Linehan, an international sports executive, arrives in Padania to vet the newly independent nation’s bid to join the world football community. As usual, Linehan has his own agenda: girls, art and money. He finds a ready supply, but how will he react when Padania reveals some of its dark secrets?