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All the Good Gods Are Dead
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,230. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
How can you hunt a God? How can you kill a God? How can you make a new God? What discerns a man from a beast, a snake from a butterfly? When the golden-eyed priestess of Tzra carries her God into new lands to forcefully convert the minds of the people, a disfigured man emerges as the most unlikely of saints.
Exactly Where They'd Fall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,800. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
As Amelia and Drew pair off to begin their future together, Jodie hangs on to one night, a year ago, which none of them remember the same way. With vivid characters, generous doses of humor, and palpable emotion, Exactly Where They'd Fall is a charming debut novel about three friends forced to explore the complicated and fragile bonds of friendship and love.
Forever I Bloom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
the story centers around Chizoba, a young girl who is forced to live with Aunt Bridget in Lagos at the death of her grand father. she experiences different forms of barbaric cruelty from one relative to the other until she seeks death as the ultimate solution to her misery forever I Bloom is a shocking story that reveals the unbroken ability of every abused child to bloom forever.
The Color Of Things
Price: Free! Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Little Lenny Helzerman doesn’t expect anything more from one day than he does any other day and he doesn’t give anything more to one day than he does any other day. It is all the same. And this suits him just fine.
The Ant Farm
Price: Free! Words: 75,010. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
When Gene Almsson is forced into retirement after more than thirty years traveling the country helping the poultry industry, he finds it hard to go from advising wealthy people and earning their praise to doing dishes and finding ways to pass the time. He doesn't like his new life and he likes it even less when his daughter and one year old granddaughter move in.
Color Blind
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A married woman (white) becomes pregnant, at a time when she cheated on her husband once, with a black man. As birth approaches, she finally confesses, but not to her husband.
Heavy and Light Tales 2012
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,700. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Thirteen stories, 35,000 words. Themes of life and death, love and war, and how we adapt. This is an updated edition of my 2006 short story book, with some new stories and some old ones left out. 'Hunting Elephant' from the old book is now included as a fireside tale told by a character in 'In the Valley'the longest story.
Hot Stuff
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
With her greed, a woman incites her jealous new flame to take revenge.
Warm aanbevolen
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: Dutch. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Met haar hebzucht zet een vrouw haar jaloerse nieuwe vlam aan tot wraak. Wat is belangrijker: materie of lucht?
The Dainty
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A 12,600 word novella, titled “The Dainty”, set in 1969 Detroit; One day in an Irish Pub, and that day is Christmas Eve. The dysfunctional denizens of The Dainty plow through a fierce snowstorm, cocktails, and their personal baggage as Christmas Eve plays out before them.
Lamentations
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,660. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Mystic Mustangs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
At the turn of the century, generations of families become intertwined in the Louisiana bayous and the curse of the women from Delphine manor. Illicit affairs and secretive friendships, alliances that lead to mysterious disappearances, the Delphine curse follows its victims spanning oceans and time. But is it truly the curse responsible for the murders, or are darker secrets hidden in the swamps?
Night of the New Russian
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The third story in a series by David Brining exploring life in post-Communist Russia, Sergey Priapin is beginning to hate his wife. Caught in the middle, his sons dream of a future in the USA, far away from the chaos and stress.
Sleepless in Sovietsky
Price: Free! Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Oleg Yavlinsky is a good cop, or at least he thinks he is, until a chance encounter with a wealthy businessman challenges everything he holds dear and brings unsettling memories his time in Chechnya back to the surface. A short story about life in Russia in the 1990s, the second in a series by David Brining.
Every Garden Party Needs a 3-Legged Dog
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A black man is prompted by an outcast of the animal world, to join his white neighbors for a drink....
POTUS: 2012 Presidential Diaries #1-5
You set the price! Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enclosed is an ongoing Novella titled “POTUS”. A series of late nights in the Oval Office with the President, his secret diary, and his drink-dispensing porter. The conversation and cocktails flow between the two men as freely as the POTUS's diary entries.
Serendipity, Thy Name is Death
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enclosed is a short story, titled “Serendipity, Thy Name is Death”. A young man poised to graduate from college comes home for a weekend to commiserate with his sister, herself a recent high school grad, as to what their next steps will be. (approx. 4800 words)
You Are Here: The Mall
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enclosed is a short story, titled "You Are Here: The Mall" (approx. 2000 words). A New Jersey man revisits the mall where he met his first love, and wanders and wonders about how the tumult of their collegiate years, spent on the west coast, 3000 miles away, propelled the relationship toward its inevitable end.
Innocence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enclosed is a short story, titled "Innocence", (approx. 1300 words) following the conversation between two friends on a park bench on the title subject, and prompted by a young woman walking past.
Death Bed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enclosed is a short story, titled "Death Bed" (approx. 1400 words), which depicts a scenario between an abusive husband and his wife, upon learning of JFK's assassination, which then escalates to murder and suicide.
Hooking Your Class
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 950. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enclosed is a short story, titled "Hooking Your Class", (approx. 930 words) which depicts the initial attempt, on the first day of class, by a teacher to connect with his group of Sociology students.