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Mixed Media
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,590. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Mixed Media is a fast-moving satirical nihilistic romp through the unlikely but inevitably intersecting worlds of art, religion, politics and love.
PERSPECTIVE
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,180. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Meet our writer/hero Howard Shifts but everybody just calls him Shifts. A terrible tragedy has occurred over the Christmas holiday in Shifts hometown of Aiken SC. A police officer was killed senselessly in the line of duty over the Christmas holiday.Shifts is asked by the aunt of the accused to find the truth and to help keep her nephew off of death row. Does Shifts have what it takes to help?
Words With Jam - February 2012
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,330. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
February 2012 Issue OUT NOW!
Leo Rache.
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Price: Free! Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Tracing a year in the life of Leo Rache, an aimless shoplifter-turned-poet, and drawn heavily from author Pablo D'Stair's personal experiences, this novella is a blunt, intimate investigation of the minutia that birth one individual's desire to create.
Wetwire: Visionaries Part Four- Touching Distance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a near future where scientists have engineered clones to have ESP-like ability to foresee the future, they discover that one clone has ability not only to predict the future, but to shape it as well. When she is kidnapped by a rogue group who hope to use her to incite a clone revolt, the government sends out a task force to recover her, and prevent society from collapsing again into civil war.
A Quiet and Peaceful Place
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Price: Free! Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Through the course of a day Freddie Jacobson relives a number of scenes from his life. Alone with his dog in the mountain cabin where he spent the now departing winter and where he embraces the rapidly unfolding spring, he finds himself shifting between his place in the present and the worlds of remembrance.
After the Great Muskie Hunt
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Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Please be advised that this is a short story (4,000 words). When his father loses his job, a young painter offers to take him fishing for muskellunge, a barracuda-like freshwater fish, at Big Eagle Lake, in Ontario, Canada. From the award-winning author of Gospel Truths; The God Machine; The Wave; The Wall Street Murder Club; Kiss Me, I'm Dead; and Confessions of a Teenage Body Snatcher.
Befogged
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,860. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The protagonist, Winnie, manages to flee her superstition-riddled Czech village in the hinterlands of South Dakota and embarks on a lifetime of adventure in search of love and her own special destiny.
A Communion of Water and Blood
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Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A follow-up collection of poems continuing upon themes dealt with in "Before Dark, and After"--but concentrating more on the element of water than fire.
Bewitching Earth
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Price: Free! Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love for the world, and its many beautiful niches, heals a young girl's heartache after a short affair with an older man.
Fight Club (Cities of the Dead)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Garth and his friends had escaped to a vacation cabin in the woods after initially failing to halt the onslaught of the undead. They spent the winter honing their skills with swords and are eager to see if they can make a dent in the zombie apocalypse and maybe restart civilization. This is the fourteenth story in the series. A new story releases each week in the first months of 2012.
One of These Things Is Not Like the Others
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,560. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A full-length collection of short stories.
The Evolution of Human Intellect --- Discover the Information that Schools and Religions Aren’t Yet Teaching
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.67 from 9 reviews)
Why did women lose their facial hair during evolution? Where did the notion of god(s) come from? Why did self-awareness arise in the torso before migrating behind the eyes? What transition sparked the feud between science and religion? All of these questions have simple and logical answers, which are entertainingly revealed in the form of two amusement park attractions.
The Pale Thane
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Price: Free! Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A pale young man, looking twice his age, manages a vast complex of apartments. The residents despise him for his apparent weakness. What they don't know might lead them to see him differently if it were not for the legacy of his father.
He Doesn't Belong: a short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the old man moves into the assisted living center, he thinks his kids are just shunting him aside to get rid of him. What use is he anyway when he can no longer live alone? But an old companion--his harmonica--might be the key to building a new life.
Contemporary Literary Review: India Nimba Issue 1 Anthology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Contemporary Literary Review: India (CLRI) is an online literary journal and is available simultaneously in various electronic formats and in print. CLRI Nimba Issue 1 Anthology includes a unique blend of materials - some of the finest pieces published with its online version during 2011 along with many unique pieces to the anthology.
Before Dark, and After
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Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.00 from 1 review)
Poems that explore the interstice between light and dark, day and night, perhaps even good and evil.
El último invierno
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
El protagonista ha vivido la lucha, la ilusión, la esperanza del tardofranquismo y la transición. Se supone que también el consiguiente desencanto diluido en toda la crónica nacional que el relato conlleva. Vivir a pleno pulmón de deportista, con sus hazañas de ascensiones alpinas, y la admiración de sus fraternos héroes. Inquieto escolar, con sus recorridos por España y toda Europa en un...
La edad madura
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 83,060. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La edad madura es un trabajo que intenta recoger el universo de un hombre que, llegado al tiempo de la jubilación, se encuentra entre las manos un ma-nojo de interrogantes que día tras día ocupan sus reflexiones: el emotivo recuerdo de una amante, su vida de viajero, su pasión por la montaña, la muerte del padre.
Less of Everything
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Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012 by NAP BOOKS. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
by Dave Shaw. Dave Shaw is a writer from somewhere in Canada. His work has been featured on Temporary Infinity, Coffinmouth, Internet Poetry, and other online sources. He curates the website 'Lit Mixtapes'.