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My Pink and Black Heart
Price: Free! Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short stories about sex, violence, aliens, personal and planetary growth, magical formulas for eradicating acne and republicans, becoming a better person and enjoying life in all its weirdness and wonder. Inside you'll find a dad dealing with his dysfunctional genius son, a girl who discovers she can raise animals from the dead, another lady who gets rescued by a stalker serial killer, and more.
The Misadventures of Mama Kitchen: A Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,230. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the late 1960s a hippy girl leaves her middle-class home and wanders first to a wilderness commune, then to Haight/Ashbury, and finally to Woodstock. On the way she encounters many strange characters. Though often disillusioned, she believes hippies should unite to create a better world. It's a wild tale: sometimes comic, sometimes tragic, sometimes violent, sometimes sexy, always extreme.
Memory Lingers On
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A deceased woman realizes she hasn’t really ceased to exist yet.
Levendige Herinneringen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: Dutch. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Een overleden vrouw realiseert zich dat ze nog niet werkelijk is opgehouden te bestaan.
The Lennox Kid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this short story, a lawyer pressured into defending a rich kid caught driving drunk gets a visit from his concience. Whose name is Larry.
South Fork & Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,420. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in Montana and the Pacific Northwest, this collection these stories are rooted in landscape, natural and emotional. They vary in tone from humorous to tragic, gentle to erotic. They investigate the role of fate, free will and accident in our lives.
The Wading Pool
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A visit to the old library park sparks summer memories of long ago. A short short story from the author of "The Beach House," and "The Stoplight."
Jellicle Girl
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 12, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Evolved Publishing presents "Jellicle Girl" by Stevie Mikayne, a story about the blurred lines of love and friendship, and how one young woman copes with the permanent consequences of a reckless mistake. ~ FINALIST: National Indie Excellence Book Awards - 2014: Gay, Lesbian & Transgender Fiction
Nolan's Creek: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s Mississippi, 1964. Racial injustices are being challenged. Rose, a white girl from the north, with her idealistic views and a budding relationship with a local boy, learns how standing up for what you believe in is not always as easy as you think.
Short Stories by a Short Author
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of well-crafted short stories by a talented author for your reading pleasure. Each story is a snapshot of a life or lives in transition. No two stories or the persons involved are alike. Their endings are often surprising and unpredictable.
This is the Only Truth
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 40. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
I look at his face, glistening with the drops of sweat. Had it been any other occasion, I would have wiped his face with my shawl but not today.
Back to Social Cage
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 37. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Unpredictability in a woman’s nature is actually the definite result of the accumulated experiences and emotions which she silently bears over the years.
A Test
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,360. Language: Russian. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What is this book about? It is about the human weaknesses, superstitions and prejudices, about love and hatred, repentance and forgiveness, about the difficult path to the knowledge of God.
Green, a short story
Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 7 reviews)
An off-world trader and a green civil rights activist walk into a trendy restaurant on a desert planet... This unusual and provocative short story by Sara Zaske was shortlisted for The Reader's 2012 Short Story competition.
Barefoot Toward Heaven
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,600. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
This unconventional love story examines the long-term relationship between Jake Foster and Lizzie Lavin on the day of its ending. Home alone at his cabin on a lake in northern Wisconsin, Jake reflects back on the past 40 years, trying to determine what went wrong, and hoping to find peace at the end of his journey.
Dancing with Attitude
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sometimes, even when you think you’ve got it all, you have to shake things up a little bit, consequences be damned.
The Veranda
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,180. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
The Veranda is a beautifully crafted view of a complicated life from the vantage point of middle age. A woman has hunkered down in a modest retreat that's perched on a hillside in the Central American jungle. Fortified by her unshakable belief that all complexity can be understood if one thinks and writes enough about it, she spends every day on her veranda striving to gain perspective on the hodg
Branches - Three Stories About Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
BRANCHES contains three short stories about family relationships by award winning author Joel Arnold; 'Korean Mother is Dying' 'A Hand to Hold' and ''Jump!' the Water Master Cried'. While mostly known for his horror and suspense, here author Joel Arnold presents a trio of emotionally charged literary shorts that just may leave you crying, cheering, or both.
Light the Fuse
Price: Free! Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
There comes a time when we must question where we find ourselves. Not every truth is known and not all decisions are just. We work with what we have when we have it. Walt is experiencing a grievous loss; John smells blood in the water. Each of them decide the time has come to embrace change. Find out what brought them to the point of no return.
Acoustic Fishes
Price: Free! Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a young Noah Spence survives a tragic car accident, he is left with a condition: he can never fall asleep. Set in Illinois, beautiful Elizabeth and Noah go through the hardships of junior high school: unpopularity and bullying. They meet as adults in New York City madly in love. But can the two lovers break their silence and confess their love for each other?