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Song of the Mockingbird
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,190. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Savvy Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
SONG OF THE MOCKINGBIRD is the story of a mature woman's self-discovery. Five years widowed but still bound to the man to whom she was married for thirty years, Doris gradually comes to discover her life not only is not over but is just beginning in ways she had never imagined possible.
Buried A Man I Hated There
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,540. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Delusions drive them. Deceptions define them. Secrets consume them. BURIED A MAN I HATED THERE: A dark and unusual psychological thriller.
The Scribe -- Spring 2013
Price: Free! Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The St. Louis Writers Guild presents The Scribe: Literary publication for writers, by writers
Le Gang des bigoudènes (Saison 1)
Series: Le gang des bigoudènes, Saison 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: French. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Anna, Suzanna, Tristana, Leila. Quatre jeunes homosexuelles en quête d'absolu, égarées dans les méandres des corps et du coeur. Paris, ses terrasses de café, ses arrière-cours d'immeubles et la Seine, immuable, sert de toile de fond aux love stories arc-en-ciel des bigoudènes. Nouvelle édition.
11 Stories
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,500. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
For Roscoe Jones, one time trumpet prodigy turned building superintendent, the relationships he forms with the tenants — two, in particular — justify the amputation of his finger and the forfeiture of his dreams. This is a story about sacrifice and service, longing and love — and the abiding hopefulness of the human heart that connects us all.
Penelope's Way
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,330. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Penelope, age 70, searches for the meaning of life in the accreted layers of love, lust, guilt, family, pot luck suppers, and time and chaos theory. Her efforts may be destined to fail, but the journey is joyous. “This book is a great read: a compact narrative and a wide-ranging story… it ended far too soon,” wrote the Globe and Mail.
Wildnis
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 71,260. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Isa Luise Essler, a German writer and intellectual, emigrated to Canada in 1926 to marry the prospector, Wil See. It is now 1946, the Second World War is over and "progress" is king. Because of this post-war mindset, Isa Luise and Wil are fighting to keep the Nechako Dam Project from flooding their wilderness valley. Isa Luise is also corresponding with the incarcerated American poet, Ezra Pound..
Midnight Baseball
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Mendicant Bookworks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Brilliantly showcasing one of the lone, remaining adolescent rites-of-passage -- a boy's first beer -- "Midnight Baseball" chronicles a fathers-and-sons fishing trip that quickly devolves into cards and drunken revelry. Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction by Bob Pajich.
Encounter
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
A short story depicting JFK and Jackie's first-ever meeting.
A l'ombre des manguiers
Price: $5.18 USD. Words: 65,720. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Extrait: "Voilà Ophélie est morte! Est-ce vrai? Comment le saurais-je? Il faudrait que je retourne sur les lieux de mes ancêtres, sur les lieux où tout se déroula, que j'aille dans la maison où les bougainvilliers dormaient à l'ombre du patio et que je réclame sa présence à nouveau pour savoir si elle est toujours là."
According to the List
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
"According to the List" is a short story that reflects the personal views of the author in terms of many of life's question. What would you do if you won the lottery? If you were stranded on an island? What do you need in life in order to be happy? A writer may drown themselves away from the world, but the words will always be there.
SanFermin 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,980. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
SanFermin 2 is the second volume in a trilogy that has at its center the annual bull running fiesta of Pamplona made famous by Hemingway. It follows a cast of characters who travel all over the globe yet make that yearly rendezvous with fresh tales to tell.
Missing the Mark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 250,290. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a book replete with suspense and danger. Margaret Ann will capture your heart as you sympathize and empathize with her. The main character grows up before your very eyes, and she makes the wrong choices at times, experiencing danger and fear, and contacts with those in the highest levels of government. Her sleuthingis amazing, and her resourcefulness will amaze the reader.
A History of the World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,340. Language: American English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A History of the World is a haunting exploration of the mystery of human connection. A novella with the fullness of dimension and scope of a much bigger book, the story is set in a fictional rural American town in the early 1980’s and is told by six narrators, including two ghosts. W.A. Smith's language is luminous, provocative and profound, by turns lyrical and magical.
His Last Nine Words
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,980. Language: American English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of interconnected stories concerned with the loyalty, love and desire that bind families together and the emotional and spiritual forces that may rip them apart. Fathers yearn for deeper connection with their sons; sons chafe under their fathers' control and wonder about their own lives. From aged patriarchs to distant dads to a Vietnam vet who fears he cannot have children.
The Last Snowsuit of Eva Braun
Price: $4.19 USD. Words: 95,710. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
The last five days in Hitler's Berlin bunker in 1945, told through the watchful eyes of his loyal Alsatian, Blondi. A young German officer falls for Eva Braun, and tries to convince her to escape her suicide pact and fly away with him. Can the affair they conduct behind the back of the Führer change history forever?
The Descent of the Magyar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ignaze is disaffected, navigating the aftermath of the Prague Spring. A Hungarian abroad during times of great changes and social upheaval,he must withstand his passage through events outside of his control. In the end, he reaches a sort of state of absolute grace, wittingly or otherwise.
Confused by Design
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,280. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Boy meets Girl - Girl is a lesbian - Boy becomes a Girl so they can be together.
Carp Fishing on Valium
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 98,490. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013 by Tangible Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
First published by St Martin’s Press in 2000, this new edition of Carp Fishing on Valium by rocker Graham Parker now includes “Kernley Days,” an interconnected trilogy of previously unpublished stories. These eccentric tales, placed in the “desolate southern suburbs” of England as well as Morocco, New York, and Cleveland, all feature the Zelig-like protagonist Brian Porker.
Zazen In the Morning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A dog bows inside a monastery, causing an unforeseen chain of events to occur. Is the dog a reincarnation? The whole village subsequently upends itself. Told with humor, warmth and originality this story meditates upon the nature of faith, the human condition, and baseball(particularly the Oakland Athletics.)