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Écoutez
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 24,210. Language: French. Published: February 22, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Happé par le flot continu du quotidien, le tumulte et la rapidité de la vie, qui peut prétendre aujourd’hui prendre vraiment le temps d’écouter l’Autre ? Heureusement, quelques personnes sont encore capables d’écouter ceux qui ont tant besoin de parler à quelqu’un. Antoine compte parmi eux. Prenez le temps d’écouter ce qu’il a appris de tous ceux qu’il a croisé
Chasing Jupiter
Series: Chasing Jupiter. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,940. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by Brown Wall Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
As a crisis threatens to throw the United States into civil war, ordinary citizens struggle to survive. A new leader promises change, but his intentions remain questionable, especially when people begin to see signs of a hidden agenda. Nevertheless, even forgotten members of the lower class have potential to change the world, despite seemingly insurmountable barriers.
A Phantom Herd
Series: Phantom Roundup. Price: Free! Words: 100,040. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nostalgic for a lost America? Was Chester from Gunsmoke your first crush? Visit the desert Southwest circa 1960 as refugees from Indiana and Ohio cope with cacti and tamales, and a family of kids lie and bluster their way through a frightening adult world. A gentle novel full of wonder and beauty. This is the first novel in a two-part series.
The Soul of an Author
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Thoughts of what it means to be an author. (This free story is for you! Thanks for reading my stories!) This short story was reviewed by the Worldwide Independent Fiction Writers' Association (WIFWA), of which I am now a member. Please check out their website and submit your manuscripts for review! Please spread the word! http://www.wifwa.org/
Remembering Rose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A town renames a street, forgetting that the street was already named after a woman who died years ago. But one woman still remembers her. And she just wants to be heard. A short story of 1,200 words, with many free samples.
Panfleto: contos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,530. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Esta obra reúne uma série de contos anteriormente publicados em diversos locais, desde o DN Jovem até à Revista Bang!, embora a larga maioria tenha primeiramente aparecido no meu Blog Escrita. Há uma larga variedade de personagens.
Still Air
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Ben Easton's bringing his new son and girlfriend halfway around the world to meet his father and his father's new girlfriend. Naturally Ben's half-crazed mother is going to crash the party. A New Zealand literary story by Sean Monaghan, author of "Fog".
Purgatory: A Good Way to Die (Butterworth)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
College adjunct instructor Charles D. Butterworth lives a pleasant, though not terribly exciting, life in the rural Ozarks. A cuddly, bookish man, Butterworth seeks meaning through the Eastern philosophers and Mother Nature. Feeling his life has peaked, Mr. Butterworth plans his suicide. Bad weather and an unexpected infatuation slow his demise.
The Fifth Nutcracker
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Granddaughter shops for five nutcrackers on Christmas Eve with her grandpa
Claro de Luna
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: Spanish. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La trama de este cuento descubre la finitud del hombre y deja al lector inmerso en esta obra observándolo todo desde primera fila. Es así que por medio de una larga correspondencia, Raymundo describe su tormento a la señorita Myriam dentro de una jaula transgresora con el ánimo de lograr salir muy pronto de su propia oscuridad.
Life Will Have its Way
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,510. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The lives of two women behind the Iron Curtain take an unexpected turn when they discover a young girl outside their building. The girl, who looks like she just stepped out of a photograph from the 40’s, offers little to explain who she is or where she came from. When events come together to reveal her true identity, pieces of a tragic past reemerge to alter the future of everyone involved.
Never Land
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
When she plays Chopin, Kyong thinks of her fingers as ten individual Olympic athletes. Today, she discovers what it takes to win gold.
Tangled Strings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Red Bird Chapbooks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tangled Strings weaves together three mother-daughter relationships in very distinct ways. “I know with mother-love there are always strings—some attached, some cut. But how did mine get so tangled?”
Her Skin is a Costume
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Red Bird Chapbooks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short fiction, character studies, dark humor and a poetic language twist. Meg's collection is startling, engaging and entertaining.
Eve (Adam's Memoir)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,260. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rejecting Milton's theological vision of Paradise Lost, Ken Kaye takes only one Biblical assertion literally: that Adam lived 930 years. A lot can happen in forty generations or so..
The Boto's Child
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This short story about a mother and her child takes you to the mythical realms of the Amazon River.
Giroflée - Vie et mort d'une sorcière
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,810. Language: French. Published: February 15, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Giroflée veut vivre autrement que les autres femmes. Elle ne subira pas le sort de sa mère, accablée de misère et de maternités. Alors, elle entreprendra une carrière de guérisseuse. Entre rivières et montagnes, apprentissages et amitiés précieuses, elle saura se forger une existence conforme à ses rêves. Elle connaîtra même une forme de gloire.
Breathe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,020. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
'Is it true that every breath contains a secret?' This is the mantra of the members of a dysfunctional family, who amidst childhood games, make-believe and classical music, dream of a normality they have never known. 'Breathe' was first published by Penguin Books (NZ) Ltd in 2002.
As a Thief in the Night
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 98,110. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall. Only an act of shameful impiety offers Ezra Mignon escape and eventual salvation. But can he betray, and even murder, the God that his community worships? And can he live with the divine blood on his hands?
Hexdansen
Price: Free! Words: 56,950. Language: Swedish. Published: February 14, 2014 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Maria Sandel, 1870-1927 arbetade som författare, journalist och sömmerska. 1908 debuterade hon med romanen "Vid svältgränsen och andra berättelser". Hon levde mitt i det fattiga arbetarsamhälle hon skildrade i sina noveller och romaner. Hon tog bland annat upp känsliga ämnen i sina berättelser som homosexualitet och abort.