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Karl - A Psychiatric Story
Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a first person short story about some experiences of Karl - a psychiatric nurse
Comedy of Horrors (Cities of the Dead)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » Undead
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Familiarity breeds contempt, and after sixteen years, Jessica had grown tired of her husband and divorced him for a new model. But when the zombie apocalypse strikes, she realizes how his calm, steady, ordinariness is just what she always needed in her life. Now, if she can only get to him in time. This is the eleventh story in the series. Come back each week until March for another tale.
Lunatics /Български език/
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,740. Language: Bulgarian. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Collection of short stories published by Lyubomir Nikolov in Bulgarian Weekly Newspaper Capital Light. Contemporary, urban, truly explosive and unexpected. Part of the stories from this book /Capital Light Collection/ are published in "Karoi the Rope Walker" [Helicon Award Nominee]
The New Landscape
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,820. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of short stories about the idea of home and our sense of place, written by British-born Australian Mark MacLean.
Hearts of Ice
Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
You come home one night, worn out by another day of hard work and not falling back into bad habits, to find the woman you love has left you. What now? A short story about addictions that never quite dry out and wounds that never heal.
To Love, or Not to Love, That is Art
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 40,140. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
To Love, or Not to Love, That is Art, chronicles painter Kaela Elizabeth Cedar’s inspiration, the love in her life, and how one influences the other. As she debates her engagement to an uninspiring man, she is met with one that inspires her, incredibly. In the following confusion she recalls her father’s last breaths, her mother’s hysterical shrieks, and her grandfather’s comforting advice, while
Casa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,380. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Moorna Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Ted Markham finds himself in serious trouble after an accident in the top paddock of Weirakee Station near Bendigo, Victoria, little does he know that his saviour, a stray kelpie, would totally change his whole life. Ted and his wife Dianne are elated at the chance given to them by the little kelpie, Casa, to make their lives, and the lives of others a lot happier.
Canyon Rim
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ernie knows that sleepwalking and canyons don't mix. Still what harm in a trip to Mesa Verde? A literary short story from the author of Rotations and Deadstick.
One Time All I Wanted
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short bursts of memoir/fiction written by Nicolle Elizabeth. Published by Dark Sky Books, 2012
En tiempo de naufragios
Price: Free! Words: 22,170. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Suele decirse de la ancianidad que es un tiempo de naufragio.
Literary Lunes Magazine, January 2012 Issue
Price: Free! Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Literary Lunes Magazine offers advice for writers who want to become published authors. In this month's issue, we are featuring poetry by Denny E. Marshall, Jamie Danzer, Steve Bergeron, & Tom McDade, short stories from B.D. Fischer & Matthew Wilson, and book reviews from Tony Angelo & Cambria Hebert
অ-সাধারণ সুন্দর ও অনান্য গল্প
Series: FICTION, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 7,560. Language: Bengali. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
এই বইটি কয়েকটি বাংলা ছোটো গল্পের সংকলন। প্রথম গল্পটি একটি নিটোল প্রেমের গল্প। দ্বিতীয় গল্পটি একটি হাসির গল্প। তৃতীয় গল্পটিতে গঙ্গাদেবীর মহিমা নিয়ে এবং চথুর্থ গল্পটি ধনি পরিবারের দিশাহীন ছেলের গল্প।
Een Masker Met Een Tong
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,560. Language: Dutch. Published: January 7, 2012 by Uitgeverij Verschijnsel. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Een geheimzinnig duel in toekomstig Tokyo, een poppentheater in het Londen van 1888, twee door de Jabberwock bedreigde avonturiers, een contortionist in een vervallen Haagse woontoren... Tien verhalen die schijnbaar niets met elkaar te maken hebben. Schijnbaar...
The 2012 Collected Works of Anthony Horvath
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Short stories, novellas, and other works written by Anthony Horvath are included in this continually updated anthology.
The 2012 Collected Works of Robert W Cely
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 41,240. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Enter the imaginative world of Robert W Cely in this 2012 anthology of short stories. Constantly updated throughout the year with new additions, there is always something to hold the reader's interest.
The Last Will and Testament of Lemuel Higgins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,280. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Last Will and Testament of Lemuel Higgins is the story of two men, each of whom stands at the edge of the abyss. They are drawn together to find resolution or perish in the attempt. One seeks forgiveness before his time runs out; the other seeks deliverance from the inexorable tide of change. What they achieve together is greater than either could have imagined.
The Fisher
Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Fisher is a short story set in the early 21st century about a man in the mountains of Colorado. A young man struggling to find a balance between modern society and the joys of nature. Please note, this is a short story.
Water Baby; Five Novellas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,420. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Each story evokes a historical period beginning with the Mayflower's landing in Plymouth to the Second World War. Bergman explores the imagined lives of a Puritan orphan girl, Houdini and Freud, Upstate New York during the building of the Ashokan Reservoir, a young Jewish girl sold into slavery in 19th century Seattle and the lives of Holocaust refugees soon after they arrive in America.
Baby Girl
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
One part angry, two parts self-loathing, and a full cup of confused, Samantha is having trouble keeping her own secrets. First published in RE:AL Literary Journal Volume 30.1.
Carnival - the Dream of the Floating Goat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012 by Calumet. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Reminiscent of Homer’s Odyssey, Carnival – the Dream of the Floating Goat, is a story told in media res. The tale begins at Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival celebration, and oscillates between Rio and small city in central India—Jabalpoor. Our hero, Salunder Siege, is in the midst of realizing his life-long dream of playing a round of golf in the Olympics Games...