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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?
The Man Who Got Lost
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,890. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
For Leo Collins, a man with mental illness, life is never what it seems - and never what he wants it to be.
The Long Voyage
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 55,690. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It has been said that there are no new stories, that every conceivable plot has been explored, that each “new” story is an iteration of some oft told tale. Yet, dear reader, in this story I believe that you will find adventure and love between a man and a woman of a sort that has not been told before. I will say no more lest I spoil the story for you.
Desert Dog Press Chapbooks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,550. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a collection of the first three chapbooks that were published under the Desert Dog Press imprint in the mid 90s.
The Slave of the Al-Hamra
Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A gripping story of revenge in the shadow of the Alhambra palace, in the nasrite Granada in the 14th century, about Ibn Zamrak, vizier, poet and conspirator whose poetry and ambition know no limits.
Tales of Donegal
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 143,050. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This novel is for all who love Ireland, it’s myths, its people and the land itself. This story is about the best of all those things. An Irishwoman named Aideen, a PhD graduate of Trinity College wrote to me, “Your book is magnificent! You captured all the best of characteristics of Irish people in earlier days – love of the land, unwavering loyalty to friends and storytelling
Going Dutch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Going Dutch is a chapbook of poems compiled from a trip to Germany in 2005 by Iraq War veteran and his wife Allen Taylor.
The Gift of Silence
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Today Mr Polidorou does not complain of the heat and the sunbathing crowds of the Greek beach resort where he suffers the annual seaside holiday. All is quiet under the parasol, all is forgiven.
The Stadium
Price: Free! Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
After weeks of waiting, Dan is finally able to be in the live audience of his favorite show. It should be a normal episode, yet as Dan watches the contestants he notices one girl in particular. Dan becomes convinced that the show plans to kill her. Yet what can he do from way up in the stands and who would listen to him if he did? Also includes a sample of The White Lilac, a YA dystopian novel.
Shrunk
Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
For a time in their dating-wars romance, she seemed too good to be true—bright, witty, gorgeous and erotic. Finally when it became clear that she was real—and adored him—there was just this one little problem.
Fixed
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
His thumbs, his fingernails—his life, for Chrissake—everything was riding on the outcome of his son’s last Little League game. But in a fractured moral universe, Dad was holding the wrong end of the stick.
A Round with J.C.
Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
It was only a temporary job the summer before graduate school, but when the young fellow clerking at a public course hooked up with an old black caddie, their match became one of the most unusual rounds in the colorful history of golf.
The Visit
Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Every week on Friday Martha Parker came to clean Leda Palmieri’s Grosse Pointe home. But this Friday was different. Mrs. Palmieri did not want to do this but knew she must. After all, that narrow slice of life they shared turned on the color of help.
The Jungle Plant
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
From Jessica, this tale’s eccentric teller: “Only once in a great while, like maybe every couple years, it would decide to make a flower, a blue and yellow thing I admit was kind of pretty. But you never knew when it was going to happen, and most of the time it didn’t, and most of the time that plant was just plain ugly. Anyway that stupid thing was what Winnie spent half her life worrying about.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Call of the Wild
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 12 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 33. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.