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Time Stamp
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,760. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Time Stamp, with its vivid images of refugee camps and of a political conflict that pierces the heart of a marriage, tells the story of one family indelibly altered by war.
Shabbytown
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011 by Rominna Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A tawdry life in shabbytown can be fun for only so long. A man goes from woman to woman, loving and leaving, cheating and lying, waiting for the one that will give him the family and stability he needs. A pastiche of Raymond Caver's style, this short novel answers the question, "If Carver had written a novel, what would it be like?" Well, it might just be like this.
Der Rachen des Löwen
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: German. Published: December 29, 2011 by S.Back agency for hungarian literature. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Thurzós schriftstellerisches Gesamtwerk wird mit dem von Graham Green verglichen. Beide verbindet starke Sensibilität für die moralische Verantwortung der katholischen Kirche.
The Liar
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Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A whimsical exercise in paradox and duality with a touch of mystery and a hint of the paranormal thrown in.
Matadors
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Michael Norton is nearly 40 and obsessing over the past. What starts out as a night of catching-up with his college roommate quickly spirals out of control. Secrets are revealed, militant vegans attack, stoners philosophize about videogames, and Michael will find himself with a pierced college student who will either save him or expose the boiling sea of crazy he’s trying to suppress.
Scraps of Infinity
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 64,240. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Creation and hypocrisy. Eternity starts here. Book written in fifteen 14-hour days in October 2011. 9th book by Ray Reigstad.
Hold On
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Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story about love and ambition. 'Hold On' won first prize in the Federation of BC Writers Literary Writes competition.
The Terminator of Love
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011 by Mendicant Bookworks. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
He's Baaaaack! Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction from Emmy winner Ben Tanzer.
He Rode Tall
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 67,480. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
He Rode Tall is an inspiring story of hope and possibilities.
Requiem of the Human Soul
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 111,010. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Eusebio Franklin, a school teacher from a small community, is faced with the most terrifying dilemma imaginable: should he carry out an act of mass terrorism in order to save the human race?
Све моје радости и туге
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: Serbian. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Приче за све узрасте и сва животна доба
Always There's Omens
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A story of insight and loss. A mother, jack-knifed out of reality by the pending death of her only son, begins to see the world differently. Suddenly there’s signs and meaning everywhere – signs that explain the inexplicable, uplift and furnish hope. But are these signs real? Is she reading them correctly? Can anything truly spare her the grief that's now just a phone call away?
This is My Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011 by Rominna Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is My Time is a post-postmodern version of Hemingway’s In Our Time, and while it follows the structure and a few themes, it does not “re-write” Hemingway’s texts.
Dear Editor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Russell M. Waters is a substitute high school teacher. He has had a rough year. One of his sons has recently gone to prison. The other plans to move far away. His estranged wife is petitioning for a divorce. In September he gets a call to cover classes over the course of an entire school year. Russ undertakes a campaign of public improvement, beginning with the letters page of the local newspaper.
The Saddle of Private Lucius Gray: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When young Harley Richardson discovers a dug-up grave, he realizes his family has been keeping secrets from him. If he doesn't uncover the truth, those family secrets will trap him, too.
Tarragon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three years after a young man's girlfriend disappeared, he still can't face the terrible truth.
Short Takes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A series of short stories each making a point by an experienced screen writer. Satisfying the reader and delighting the intelligent. Varied slices of life as seen through the writer's eyes. An easy read as each story is complete within itself.
A Storm Hits Valparaiso
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,420. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.75 from 8 reviews)
Catalina Flores de la Peña's tongue got her in more trouble than any other part of her body, even though there were far more likely candidates. But when a storm rolls into her sleepy port town, she finds herself embroiled with a gang of adventurers, mercenaries, and prostitutes on a journey to free South America from the Spanish Empire.
Cancer Lurks Deep
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by Calumet. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kilgore Trout, a pitcher for the Chicago Cubs, returns to his boyhood home in upstate New York after a career ending injury to his throwing shoulder. He intends to take over his father’s business, but instead goes into real estate. His transition to New York is not without great difficulty...
Fathers and Sons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's a rough day for Mike, first he loses his best customer, then his car breaks down. Then something really strange happens.