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Julot et Bébert
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: French. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Récits avec comme personnages deux petits garçons amis mais différents quant à leur éducation et leur vécu. Ces récits ne sont pas vraiment faits pour être lus aux ou par les enfants. Le lecteur ou la lectrice jugeront eux-mêmes, car ceci dépend du type d'éducation qu'ils ont donné à leur(s) enfant(s).
Saturday Morning's With the Meat Cutter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enclosed is a short story entitled “Saturday Mornings With the Meat Cutter”, (approx.6700 words). A Yank’s recent move to north London finds him drawn to a local butcher and they discover a mutual love of dogs.
West of West
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012 by Atomic Quill Press. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story about a young chef who remembers his lost year spent gambling at a racetrack and working as a tennis pro in the Far East.
Perrera
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,750. Language: Spanish. Published: November 14, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Vivir en la perrera es vivir enjaulado, a golpe de ladrido, sin más expectativas de futuro que alcanzar cada nuevo día y salir ileso. Así viven los protagonistas de esta novela, tres jóvenes de barrio que consumen su existencia entre porros, peleas y flirteos con chicas que nunca podrán ser suyas. Todos son perros y todos ladran.
Grandpa's Genes
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Grandpa tells how his genes got messed up and he saved the world. (Edited book cover photo of Northern Lights.)
Ready Reference Treatise: Cannery Row
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 36 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 57. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
Boxers
Price: Free! Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
(1.00 from 1 review)
Middle–aged hipster Hammerhead Hirsch, The Pugilist Poet and Boardwalk Balladeer of limited Beat Era fame, struggles to raise his kid Scrap on his own. Ten years in the life of father, son, and dogs. First appeared in New South.
Cappadocia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,020. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
When Carmen Baruk is thrown to the wolves by her advisor her academic future falls into a rut as deep as a Cappadocian ravine. Her friend Dean disappears after using her nascent algorithm at his startup, leaving all his possessions behind. Somewhere out of sight a force will retrieve them, draw them together again, and give Carmen an opportunity to finish what she started. In its service.
Ινδικά Διηγήματα
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,620. Language: Greek. Published: November 13, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ο βραβευμένος με Νόμπελ Λογοτεχνίας (1913) Ραμπιντρανάθ Ταγκόρ υπήρξε συνθέτης, συγγραφέας και φιλόσοφος. Ενδιαφέρθηκε επίσης για την εκπαίδευση και την παιδαγωγική.
La farsa vieja
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,250. Language: Spanish. Published: November 12, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"La Farsa Vieja" es un libro completamente absurdo, tanto por su inexistente autor como por el contenido del mismo, que sólo justifica su escritura por el deseo de hacer reír; o al menos arrancar unas cuantas sonrisas, en un momento de dificultades generalizadas.
A Necessary Fantasy (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When she was eighteen years old, Rebecca Castille moved to California. A year later, she became Honey Halliwell, an adult film actress. Now, after a short but productive career in the porn industry, Honey wants to go legit. But her Hollywood dream soon becomes her own personal hell, and she learns that her present may be darker than her past.
Lakebridge: Spring (Supernatural Horror Literary Fiction)
Price: Free! Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stansbury, Vermont is known for the Lakebridge, a covered bridge with a dark history few remember. The bridge makes people do things – bad things. Some have tried to destroy the bridge, and failed. But as long as the bridge is fed with the lives of the innocents, it will go on – loving the people of Stansbury.
Holidays
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Young José Martins, let out of class early one day, heads home with his uncle and his older sister. On the way, he and his sister try to guess the reason--a party? a birthday? an election victory?--for their unexpected dismissal from class.
Angelique in San Francisco (a novella)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,320. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Set entirely at night in a repressive atmosphere of Patriot Act paranoia, Matthew Asprey's 2012 novella 'Angelique in San Francisco' dramatizes a young woman's quest to discover her heritage.
A Dirty Beautiful Smell
Price: Free! Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
From the author of "I Only Got One Hot Wife" comes a profoundly complex and deeply harrowing short story about one man's fears, regrets, and tragic impulses. Stuart Newman finds himself not feeling very well on his way to work and soon comes to a realization that his illness may be as serious as the phobia of smell that torments him.
Barnabé
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,640. Language: French. Published: November 9, 2012 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Barnabé arrive à l’âge adulte. C’est un homme-enfant, un handicapé mental, qui découvre sa différence dans le regard des autres. Aussi, lorsque une série d’incendies volontaires se déclenche tout autour de Montdunon, il ne manque pas de témoins pour affirmer que l’on a vu Barnabé et son scooter rouge rôder aux alentours. Se vengerait-il des sarcasmes dont il est l’objet ?
Monterra's Deliciosa & Other Tales &
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,100. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Magic Lino, the real story behind the one told by Robert Louis Stevenson, a chef dying of ennui, gathering bluebirds, paying with candywrap. More than 30 stories and poems from an author described by SF Site as "one of the most delightful, original, and varied new writers on hand". Includes 17,000 words of bonus material.
Spotted Lily
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,530. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the Devil drops into Angela Pendergast's bedroom in her sharehouse in inner-city Sydney with a contract in hand, her life has little better alternative so she signs. He's got only a Hell's week to fulfil his side, but in the meantime he must chaperone her -- or is it the other way around? Shortlisted for the William L. Crawford Award; a Locus Recommended Reading List selection.
Republican Standup: Fundraiser (Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Do Republicans have a sense of humor? Can they take a joke? Seriously, can they laugh at themselves? Richard Charmer is a Republican standup comedian having a crisis of political faith. Everything he believes in is crashing down around him. Time to take another tablet. “Republican Standup: Fundraiser” is a tragically funny political story. What happens when a man loses respect for his politics?
Ink
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,680. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 by Crossed Genres Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Are YOU marked for disappearance? What happens when rhetoric about immigrants escalates to an institutionalized population control system? The near-future, dark speculative novel INK opens as a biometric tattoo is approved for use to mark temporary workers, permanent residents and citizens with recent immigration history - collectively known as inks.