Fiction » Literature » Literary

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.
Second Chances And Other Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
This is a collection of three short stories, narrated by college-going and college-educated young men and women, both gifted and flawed, hopeful and hopeless; and connected by one universal theme: love.
Wizyta w sklepie
Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: Polish. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Krótkie opowiadanie o robieniu zakupów pod wpływem programów kulinarnych.
Epidermis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,010. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Eugenius Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
An eclectic collection of confronting short stories that peel away masks and expose sides of life that are usually simmering beneath the surface. Written by Nikki McWatters who was shortlisted for the Queensland Premiers Literary Award for emerging author. This is an anthology that will make you think about life with greater depth. Raw. Honest. Confrontational.
Broken Wing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Broken Wing is a story about an abuser who was a victim of abuse as a child. This is a story about family relations, the need for love, the devastation of rejection, and the merry-go-round that keeps turning.
Lucid Dreaming - February 2014
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Enter our dreams and ask afterwards if it was just a dream. We include selected short stories and vignettes in various genres from writers across the country. Quality is the only criteria for inclusion. The February issue includes, "Evil Eyes” and “Collision” as well as a bonus short, "The Heist."
Hiding in the Weave
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,390. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
New York Times best-selling crime fiction writer, William Bayer, breaks new ground with this novel, a coming-of-age/psychological mystery. Hiding in the Weave is a novel for adults about the strivings of youth. . . love, passion, art, art-making, growing up and letting go. It takes the traditional coming-of-age boarding school novel into fascinating new territory.
Impounded
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: Australian English. Published: February 10, 2014 by IFWGPublishingAustralia. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Starting life in a hatchery before being released into an impoundment lake, a barramundi suffers in the restrictive conditions before nature provides the release of a flood. Follow the challenges from the fish’s point of view as he avoids predators, changes gender and struggles against fishermen. Based on fact, this short story gives insight into the life of one of Australia’s most prized catches.
Conspiracy Of Birds with Hounds of Doom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,090. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
'I didn't want to burn any bridges, but I doused them real good with gasoline just in case.' Conspiracy Of Birds is the new novella from Tim Murr, creator and writer for the blog Stranger With Friction and author of Lose This Skin. It is a hallucinatory skin dive into the nightmare world of a failed writer living on the broken edges of America. Now includes the shorts collection Hounds of Doom.
Elle s'appelait Sonia Verjik
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 48,840. Language: French. Published: February 8, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Sonia Verjik a passé sa vie à fuir tout ce qui pouvait entraver sa liberté : son pays, les hommes qui l’ont aimée, l’idée même de la maternité. Et s’ils se mettent à trois pour parler d’elle, c’est parce qu’elle a laissé derrière elle des zones d’ombre sur lesquelles chacun tentera de porter son propre éclairage, avec plus ou moins de bienveillance et d’honnêteté.
To the Moon
Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Take a walk through the countryside and it won't take long to hear the rustles of trolls behind you or see the flicker of fairies out of the corner of your eye. There are still wild places left where you can taste the magic in the air. This collection of stories and poems is inspired by the author's childhood in the woodlands of the Ozarks.