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The Long and the short
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,530. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This collection of 25 short stories is by the author of "Book of Days," "The Odor of Orchids," "The Lady from Spain" and the six-book series, "DREW NOLAN — reluctant detective." Both entertaining and quirky, these 25 showcase the author's ability to see things usually missed, and to present them in a clear and cogent appeal to the emotions, passions and intelligence of readers. They're also fun.
Mr. Glass
You set the price! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Leaf Garden Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Mr. Glass" is a coherent chapbook of poems by Kyle Hemmings on the character of Mr. Glass. Kyle Hemmings lives and works in New Jersey. He has been published in Elimae, Smokelong Quarterly, This Zine Will Change Your Life, Matchbook, and elsewhere. He loves cats, dogs, and garage bands of the 60s.
Le Gang des bigoudènes - L'Intégrale I
Series: Le gang des bigoudènes. Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 70,220. Language: French. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sous le ciel de Paris s'aiment, se déchirent, se retrouvent ou se découvrent Anna, Tristana, Leila et Suzanna, quatre lesbiennes égarées dans les méandres de l'amour. Quatre femmes qui construisent pas à pas leur vie au rythme de leurs rendez-vous dans les cafés, de nuits d'amour tendres ou passionnées, de rencontres belles ou insensées. Follement libres d'aimer. Nouvelle édition.
Dia Linn - I - Le Livre d'Eileen (partie 1 : Terra Mahurr)
Series: Dia Linn, Livre 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,270. Language: French. Published: September 23, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Terra Mahurr, « la terre du pays de mon père », est une genèse. Celle de Dia Linn, l’histoire d’une lignée familiale à travers les siècles et les continents. Elle y trouve sa source, dans les brumes et l’âpreté des terres irlandaises, qui forgent des hommes fiers et des femmes conquérantes.
The Phoenix Collection: The Phoenix Rises and The Phoenix Burns
Series: Spontaneous Choices · Spontaneous Choices Adventures · Infinite House of Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,860. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two books for one great price! This collection brings together THE PHOENIX RISES and THE PHOENIX BURNS into a single volume. This is part of the SPONTANEOUS CHOICES ADVENTURES collection presented by INFINITE HOUSE OF BOOKS, which feature women fueled by passion that may lead to consequences!
Distemper
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by Atomic Quill Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A septet of very short stories exploring anger and those who refuse it. Combining laconic eloquence and allegorical power, Timothy Dugdale explores how people try to impose themselves on others out of fear and existential rage.
Contos Breves
Price: $2.80 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Colectânea de pequenos contos resultante de uma selecção e de uma revisão de textos criados entre 1999 e 2007, período que corresponde, aproximadamente, à minha colaboração do DN Jovem.
The Last Hour
Series: Thompson Sisters, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 139,260. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by Cincinnatus Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Carrie Thompson-Sherman's charmed life begins to unravel as a jealous colleague puts her fellowship in jeopardy and a hideous secret Ray carried home from Afghanistan comes to light. Hanging on by a single thread, a disastrous accident puts both her husband and her sister's lives at risk. Heartbroken, Carrie will be faced with the most devastating choice of her life.
Lazarus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,040. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Luke Collins is a schoolteacher, failed inventor and atheist, who raises his son from the dead. His celebrity status is short-lived, however, when an incident from his past is revealed in the media. He flees to a Greek island from which he is eventually deported. When he returns, he discovers that his son has a new identity, precipitating in Collins, albeit too late, a life-changing revelation.
Troublemaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,260. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Troublemaker is a collection of 30 flash fiction pieces that move from light and whimsical to maliciously dark. These pieces clock in at 300 to 2,000 words, move along pretty quick, yet are rich and detailed. Got a few minutes? Go ahead, be a Troublemaker.
Marathon Runner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Training for a marathon, and then training for another: the story is written in first person and portrays a runner.
Open Wounds, Secret Obsessions
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,640. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This remarkable collection of fourteen short stories introduces a powerful new voice in literary fiction. In each of these compelling narratives, Canadian author Linda Joyce Ott creates a deceptively smooth surface where ogres and monsters lurk below. Her characters mysteriously pass from normalcy into serious obsession, if not madness, and the reader is never quite able to say when this happens.
Black Wine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,370. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Winner of the James Tiptree, Jr. Award, Crawford Award, and Prix Aurora Award. An old woman hangs in a cage; a young woman slaves on a rich lord's estate. How does a woman discover and assert her identity in a primeval, barbaric world? From slave dens to merchant cities to isolated mountains, Candas Jane Dorsey's novel is a powerful exploration of gender, identity, and freedom.
The Inflatable Buddha
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 94,350. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Armadillo Central. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Inflatable Buddha is a warm, witty and poignant account of the lives of three boys from disparate cultural backgrounds, set against the dramatic backdrop of Hungary’s recent history.
L'ombre du Guépard (Les Trois Âges - Volume 2)
Series: Les Trois Âges, Volume 2. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 78,460. Language: French. Published: September 16, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Alternative history
« L’ombre du Guépard », c’est l’itinéraire d’une pâtisserie qui aurait pu changer le monde et c’est aussi l’histoire d’un nourrisson oublié dans un carton, qui échappera à la rafle du Vel d’Hiv. Après « La marque du Lynx », « L’ombre du Guépard » est le second volume de la trilogie « Les Trois Âges », qui suit une famille franco-italienne de 1908 à l’aube du XXIe siècle.
Dear Adam
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,150. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Adam is the embodiment of every fantasy Eden's ever had. Their whirlwind relationship is so intense and all consuming that soon she can’t imagine being with anyone else. But there’s one thing that’s keeping Adam and Eden from their happily ever after. They’ve never met. She doesn’t even know what he looks like. Is Adam too good to be true or is the truth more startling than fiction?
Tales of Mystery and Truth
Price: Free! Words: 46,310. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of seven tales, sprung from the novel "The Beggars of Azure", features crocodile men, books that don't exist, portals through time, living paintings, and, of course, love. Some of the tales feature characters or detail events from the novel. Some of these tales are tangential to the mood and themes in the novel. All of them testify to the fact that reality answers to no one.
Better You Go Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,340. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
Chico Lenoch wonders why his Czech father refuses to contact family left behind the Iron Curtain. After discovering letters revealing the existence of a half-sister, he travels to the Czech Republic to find his forgotten sister and unearth the secrets his father has buried all these years. Chico’s quest is complicated by his urgent need for a donor kidney. Might his sister be a candidate?
The Fan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A writer is contacted by a fan, but he does not know what he is in for. He has never had a fan before.
Hollywood Assistant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,970. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Hollywood superstar suffers a mental collapse, her marriage is falling apart, her career is on the ropes and the only one keeping it all together is her loyal assistant and friend, Darryl. Problem is, he's kind of in love with her. Soon he finds himself drawn into a story that is much like the movies his employer stars in. But in real life the answers aren't in the script...