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Tuesday in the Park
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,380. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Follow one man's journey through tragedy, the Great Depression, two wars, and a failed marriage. What unspeakable act will he be driven to one Tuesday in the park?
Elevated: an Anthology of Short Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,540. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by E. M. Crisp. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
No art form prevails over the other. No trip to South America either. In life, as in art, one may wander alone down an untrodden path, but all must advance together. These stories uncover some of the darker sides of both life and art. Strap yourself in, open your mind and step into a world.
Il-Litteratura fit-Traduzzjoni / Literature in Translation
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,710. Language: Maltese. Published: December 9, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Il-Letteratura fit-Traduzzjoni / Literature in Translation was published to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Department of Translation, Terminology and Interpreting Studies at the University of Malta. The book is the seventh in our translation series and is available in paperback edition. Included works are written in Maltese, English and Italian.
Fathom Lines
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,640. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In 1983, Vee buried a box of mementos at her husband's newly-dug grave. Twenty-five years later, on the anniversary of the day she buried him, Vee finds this box on her doorstep. But why did she bury that box full of keepsakes and who would be cruel enough to dig it up and send it to her so many years later?
William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,310. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read version of William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet." The story is well known. Juliet, who is not quite 14 years old, falls in love at first sight with Romeo, who is a little older and who falls in love at first sight with Juliet. Juliet is the only living child of the Capulets, and Romeo is the only living child of the Montagues. The Capulets and the Montagues are enemies
I Remember
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short story that focuses on the love between two people. A shy man walks into a pet store and spills his story to the owner, a young woman. Love soon blossoms, but is it all real?
Tres micronovelas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: Spanish. Published: December 7, 2013 by Erres Proyectos Digitales, S.L.U.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Los tres relatos que componen este libro tienen como factor común la incomprensión, nuestra dificultad para descifrar lo que está ocurriendo a nuestro alrededor, para comunicarnos incluso con los demás cuando nosotros mismos somos los primeros que ocultamos, tergiversamos, torcemos nuestro discurso por temor a la verdad.
Each and All
Price: Free! Words: 291,920. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Uplifting! Heartbreaking! Each and All is the story of the baby boom generation. An urban family of 3 coming apart as they defend themselves from each other’s needs is taken in by a rural family of 14 adopted children who show them the power and beauty of common work and shared purpose. Hands to work, hearts to family. These are deep love stories that show the human heart need not be an island.
Views from the Asylum
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 50,220. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A clinically depressed man attempts suicide and fails. He is placed in a mental care facility. Once there, he espuses his own individual wisdom and his views of the human condition.
Tales for the Free Mind and Open Heart
Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Three stories, three insights into different worlds, into the minds and hearts of those some of us find 'different'.
From Thine Own Well
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 66,370. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Meldrum House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Wonderfully realistic dystopian! Who controls the water -- controls the masses. Disillusioned former Yukon mining exploration worker, Landon McGuire, is torn from his self-imposed exile into a Canada he no longer recognizes. Deceit, threats and violence emphasize the reality that economy trumps environment even when lives are at stake.
The Things We Do for Women
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,140. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Whitepoint Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This debut story collection comprises twelve linked tales set in Kentucky against the backdrop of the disintegration of a young marriage. A man on the run hides out at a boarding house owned by a paraplegic woman. A young man confesses his extramarital affairs to his mother. A housewife attends the funeral of a young woman whom she never knew.
PANGEA: Tower Hearts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
They never thought that the symbols of their love could carry so much power. Jesse and Evelyn faithfully nurture their taboo relationship (despite, and with, the 'help' of supernatural forces) while uncovering the dark secrets of their families' pasts. The bond between the two could be the only hope in erasing global segregation and returning the great First Pyramid to its former glory.
Dia Linn - II - Le Livre d'Eileen (partie 2 : As baile)
Series: Dia Linn, Livre 2. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 86,600. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
As baile, « loin de chez soi », est le second tome de Dia Linn, l’histoire d’une lignée familiale à travers les siècles et les continents. Les O’Callaghan ont troqué les brumes de l’Irlande pour la fausse langueur du Mississippi et Eileen, tranquillement, marche vers son destin : celui qui va sceller le sort de ses descendants.
The King of Christmas
Price: Free! Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in a fishing village on Christmas Eve, a fisherman goes to sea and does not return. His daughter goes to look for him...
Honey Don't
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,790. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 and represented by SterlingLordLit. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in the very near future, Honey Don’t is a full frontal assault on the inanities of our age. Honey is a free spirit in full rebellion, and her take on life – offbeat but on target – is the heart and soul of this antic tale. Often outrageous, sometimes shocking, always wickedly funny, it is, in the end, utterly and slyly subversive. It is also Tim Sandlin at his most maverick best.
Not Lost for Lookin'
You set the price! Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A fly-fishing romance ghost-story adventure of the high Sierra!
Windmills
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,500. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A bookshop in a town where no one reads. That's what Till Eulen thought he was opening, which is why he named his quixotic project Windmills. But the small, New Mexico town of Trujas, Till's adopted home, may be more than a place to endure or escape; it may be Till’s road to himself.
Mi tía la momia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,360. Language: Spanish. Published: November 24, 2013 by Editorial San Roque. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
José Luis Rangel, es originario del Distrito Federal, pero es genéticamente guanajuatense. Vinculado a la entidad y a su historia artística y académica a través de personajes de su familia de sustantiva importancia en estos ámbitos para el Estado como lo son el poeta Rafael López y la historiadora Matilde Rangel.
An Eye in the Wall - Short Stories from China
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,020. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Award-winning linked stories and novella by Megan Lee. A foreign language student witnesses an execution, a young boy's body washes up on the beach, a good Samaritan tries to save a beggar, a prisoner’s last day, an old woman encounters a teenage runaway on a bus. The points of view shift from Chinese to Westerners, looking in and looking out at each other through the cultural wall that is China.