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Diva Nudea's Gatsby
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A mysterious woman and her nursing home friends take a liking to a college boy working as a janitor.
La piccola zingara
Price: Free! Words: 660. Language: Italian. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un breve racconto: la storia di una bambina nomade e della sua bambola.
Josephine Stein
Price: Free! Words: 182,500. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
You'll join Josephine as she writes and experiences life as a bestselling author in the Big Apple, successfully charged in authoring and being a Sex in the City type, but perhaps like all famous-writers she hides a secret of which she was born with. Read and find-out will it be discovered. It's a mystic mystery, one that will pit author against powers of deep-conscious and mind-power...
SpinTrap: The Lonely City
Price: Free! Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kal is a man out of his time, out of his depth and - literally - out of his mind.
Jimmy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rainbow Award-winning author Luke Hartwell explores the relationship between gay and straight best friends in this acclaimed, sparse, moving story that has been favorably compared to Brokeback Mountain. Chris has been in love with his best friend Jimmy since childhood. While Chris is at college, Jimmy is sent to prison. Now Jimmy is free once more and the two meet again.
Una gota de agua sobre la roca
Price: $4.35 USD. Words: 125,670. Language: Spanish. Published: June 21, 2013 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Subiendo la apuesta de su exitoso manual sobre literatura creativa, H.G. Quintana nos propone un juego: disfrutar con la novela con la que se aprende a escribir y/o comprender otras novelas.
Sabina Quartet: Stories from Italy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,020. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
These seasonal stories about a farming community in Rome’s olive hills—“the Sabina”—bring to life an ancient world where foreigners and locals have always lived side by side but separately. The unique culture of the place, steeped in the historic rivalries of Italy’s medieval hilltowns, finds vivid portrayal in these lively tales about the local residents and their traditions.
Hypothetically Speaking
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,680. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Envision the sound of a tree hitting your house faster than the speed of light. Adam Hayes doesn't have to imagine this, it's how he's awoken on the beginning of a strange journey which will force him to survive an insane narrator who wants to kill the author, Lelia reentering his life, and a cast of characters more random than splatter art.
Breathe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Breathe is a tale of two friends who share a common, yet devastating bond. Becca, healing from her own emotional and physical wounds, tries to help her friend Emily who suffers from abuse at the hand of her mother.
Set It Off
Price: Free! Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
JJ Carlisle is a guy who grew up thinking he was destined for greatness. Instead, he finds trouble, though his sister Jackie and stepsister Karen regularly bail him out. While their lives settle down as the years pass, JJ feels personally affronted by the roiling 21st century economy. Occupy gives him a shot at leadership. But his anger threatens to radicalize him beyond the family’s imagination.
Drowning Fish
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013 by BE Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Drowning Fish is a powerful novella about loss and loneliness; about struggling with the modern malaise of disappointment and discontentment; but, ultimately, it is about survival.
The Village Diaries : Stories of a Dog Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Handsome Dog Walker schedules his daily walks in Churchville, a village in Brampton, Ontario. In 2012, when the financial company he worked for closed down their office, he began a journey of heightened awareness that altered his life course forever.
The Ruins of My Daughter's Cities: An Imaginary Travelogue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,480. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“The Ruins of My Daughter’s Cities” contains descriptions of cities that exist only in the imagination, created solely as a means of providing an explanation for the convoluted psychology of the relationship between a father and daughter.
Hysteresis: An Asymmetric Account of an Individual Apocalypse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
If St. John the Apostle had been a twenty-something twentieth-century post-existentialist, his book of revelations would have described a much different apocalypse, one tailored to fit a more independent and inward-focused generation. Hysteresis, the description of a path in which the distinctions between coming and going govern the outcome of the journey, provides such an alternate revelation.
Perhaps: The Continuing Exploits of Alton & Eugenia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,480. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A second volume of stories. Eugenia was the greatest sorceress of our age, though she took pains to make sure that no one knew of it. Her mission was simply stated, though not to easy to accomplish, to reduce the sum total of misery on planet Earth. To aid her in this work was her comrade in arms, Alton, a reluctant zombie, unwilling to come to terms with either his death or his love for Eugenia.
A Memory of Fire: A Novel of Indeterminate Conflagrations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,920. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Let it be said that, even in simplicity, there is the opportunity to lose one's way. A Memory of Fire follows a simple man who was guided by his conscience and natural impulses until he encountered someone who was simultaneously damaged, vulnerable, enigmatic and monstrous. Together they explore fires, real and imagined, in which innocence has been consumed.
Cherry Blossom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,300. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dick Hammer is a first-year teacher in serious trouble. Dick feels passionately drawn to one of his Fifth Grade students. Danilee Kindle is bright, beautiful, willful and needy. “A potent mix.” The more time he spends with the abandoned girl, and the more intimate they become, the more scrutiny Dick feels from his colleagues, his principal, and his wife.
The Return (Enigma of Modern Science & Philosophy)
Price: Free! Words: 52,990. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Using a bare narrative format, the reader is taken on a journey through the labyrinths of modern thinking. Here and there a comfortable nook is reached where understanding shines through brilliantly to reveal aspects of life, thought and existence. A richly rewarding read.
The Orange Propeller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,900. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Being the adventures of Stalwart Soap and Swene McEwan, 100 years apart.
Ocellus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A Geordie sketchbook featuring time-travel, reincarnation and the entire history of Newcastle-upon-Tyne from Roman to present day.