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Silence by R. P. Poe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,520. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
When San Turner's two aunts, his only family, die within a week of each other he's unable to accept their passing as mere coincidence. Recently fired from his job and guilt-ridden over the loss of his wife, he enlists his lifelong friend in a search for the truth behind their deaths, soon finding himself on another sort of quest when a ten-year-old deaf girl who has befriended him is kidnapped.
The Barkhouse Five by PD Cacek
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012 by Tricorner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Award-winning author PD Cacek presents five never before published stories, each based on a theme she presented in her Barkhouse Writing Workshop. Enjoy these finely-spun tales by a modern master of the craft.
Miss Papa B.: a short story by Jeff Posey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
For a mere ten grand, Miss Lilly Newcastle brought Cousin Vallee back from the dead. At least that’s what everybody else in the family thought when he appeared at Papa B.’s funeral. But Miss Lilly hired Cousin Vallee for a specific purpose. To take care of her biggest obstacle now that Papa B. was gone: Miss Lacey.
Dinkle Dorkle And Other Nut Cases by Allen Taylor
Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
These 30 short poems were first published on Twitter as a part of the #twitpoem project. Each poem is 140 characters or less. Allen Taylor's wacky, whimsical sense of humor comes through in these short lyrical verses. You won't be able to get enough.
Unwoven: six short stories by Jeff Posey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,340. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This sixpack of short stories includes: 1. Girl on a Rock; 2. The One-Hundredth Goliath; 3. The Pump Jack Potion; 4. An Invisible Man; 5. Arturo’s Brains; 6. Walk, Not Stay. Excerpt from “The G.O.D. Journal: a search for gold,” by Jeff Posey, available spring 2012.
Fallen Angels by Alice Duncan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,870. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Transplanted Boston Brahmin, Mercy Allcutt, has had some very exciting times as secretary to private investigator, Ernie Templeton. When she sets out to find her wandering boss, Ernie, one hot September afternoon, she not only discovers a corpse, but she also finds Ernie, bound and gagged. Worse, when the police arrive to investigate the crime, they peg Ernie as the killer.
The Man Who Was Shot by Marià Vayreda
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 11,970. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
From the mountainous hinterlands of Catalonia comes the harrowing tale of a veteran of the Carlist Wars who survives his own execution by firing squad. When he returns from his journey to the hereafter, he is a changed man, known to all of his acquaintances as L'Afusellat--the man who was shot.
Winnemucca, a small-town fairy tale by Laura A. H. Elliott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,030. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy(4.00 from 1 review)
Once upon a time Ginny’s road blood ripened, the day she got wise to love. Engaged to the high school quarterback, his quarter-carat ring and enchanting smile should have been enough for her. But, she stands him up and fights to solve the riddle of her past to find her future on an enchanted road trip to Winnemucca, where fear's as blind as love.
The Island by Antonio Dias
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A tragic short story. A father and son are pushed beyond their limits by circumstances. Sailing their small boat offshore in winter, their luck runs out….
Ulla Sundström et autres nouvelles by Bernard Viallet
Price: Free! Words: 19,980. Language: French. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ce sont sept nouvelles originales, rédigées dans une écriture de qualité, que nous offre Bernard VIALLET au travers de ce très joli recueil. Plein d’humour, ces textes se rejoignent dans la critique de la société contemporaine en abordant notamment les thèmes de la télévision réalité, du sexe roi, de la jeunesse sans valeurs, et du droit d’auteur.
Inmersos en el vacío by Gustavo Enrique Méndez Rubio
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Genaro parece tenerlo todo. Disfruta del trabajo que eligió, del reconocimiento de su madre, de una vida desahogada y del amor pleno de una mujer.Pero las oportunidades de aventura le sobran y él las aprovecha, aun si no consiguen mitigar la sensación de vaciedad de una vida vivida inmerso en el vacío. Quizá la intervención de Verónica venza su existencialismo exasperante.
Twisted Together by Meagan Noel Hart
You set the price! Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Twisted Together captures those odd moments when we discover that a close friend, a stranger, a loved one, a neighbor, someone we thought we knew, or even we ourselves are not who we thought and can never be again. These seventeen pieces of short and flash fiction visit twisted and sometimes humorous perspectives on relationships of all kinds.
Decades (English Edition) by Anne de Gandt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 1 review)
After the chaos of pain, the love desire, its expectations, its exaltations or disappointments. A love story of two women that will change their lives and give an unsuspected strength to each of them.
The Family Reunion: A Fictional Family Portrait of Not-So-Real Family Members by Richard Grove
Price: Free! Words: 13,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Hidden Brook Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Family Reunion has been described as the Walton family meets Stephen Leacock. It is a collection of vignettes and character sketches woven together around a family reunion. Put your feet up and be ready to chuckle – A light read for the whole family.
My Indian Queen by J.M. Moris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
One guy. One girl. One magical summer. Both of them on the verge of adulthood, both of them hopelessly lost. He loves her, his fiery Indian queen, but does she feel the same? And what will happen when summer wanes into fall?