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My Generation's Lament (No More Dreams #2)
Series: No More Dreams, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,690. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013 by Nameless Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
It's been ten years since Joshua Rivers had his dream of the girl he believes he is supposed to marry, and she's still nowhere in sight. Now twenty-two, Joshua is stuck in a life markedly different from what he expected. Little does Joshua know that by the end of the year he'll have met his destined love at last.
The Nut Hut
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,280. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In late January, 1971, eighteen-year-old Becky Decker reported for her first day of work at Byerley State Hospital and School, a state-run institution spoken of mostly in whispers. She hoped to make friends, and to "make a difference" in her very first job. What she found during that week was a world of heartbreak and hope in a universe that no longer exists.
Il Guerriero dell'Amore
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: Italian. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
'Il Guerriero dell'Amore ama su fil di lama. L'istante è l'ultimo. Lo slancio per sempre. Le sue ragioni sono nel cuore che di vero sorride al cuore di grecale nel freddo della notte che giunge al suo chiarore.'
Maternal Absence
Price: Free! Words: 27,260. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Piper always wished for a new life. She never thought she'd actually get it. When she does, she goes through hell just to pick herself up from the ground. As one who's always been ridiculed, she finds it hard to let new people into her life. When she loses her mother, she realizes that sometimes family isn't the best thing for a person.
Biblical Imagery and Quotations in Murder in the Cathedral
You set the price! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013 by Unicorn & Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A martyrdom is never the design of man; for the true martyr is he who has become the instrument of God, who has lost his will in the Will of God, not lost it but found it, for he has found freedom in submission to God. The martyr no longer desires anything for himself, not even the glory of martyrdom.
Wide Awake On the Way Down
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Polish immigrant in Brooklyn approaches his 40th birthday mired in a mind-numbing depression.
Carousel Cowboy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“…after a few more moments and a few delicate arcs of flight, a melody travels down through Travis’s sinewy conduit to play itself out in the middle of the park, trickling out his fingers, traveling out over the grass and out through the humidity." This is the story of Travis Fleeting; a story about a young musician in search of friends, love, music, and maybe—just maybe—purpose.
Confessions From a Moving Van
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,010. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by FOG INK. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Confessions From a Moving Van is a short story that follows a series of individuals embarking upon life changes as told from the perspective of a moving van who closely observes them.
The 'Vette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This atmospheric short examines a young woman's coming of age in Upstate New York in the late 1970s.
Tunnel Vision And Other Stories From The Edge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,560. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
1932. Dr. Elliott Kinney arrives at the Northern Michigan Insane Asylum ready to ease suffering with modern techniques. He is also running away from the torment of a dead sister and the loss of his own sanity. “Tunnel Vision” twists and turns like a psychological Frankenstein. Also included are three stories dealing with the darker side of what it means to be a woman in our new millennium.
A Guilty Conscience
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by Favourite Colours. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
A very short story sketch about mist and guilt and life decisions.
Green Taxi From Oakland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A practical joke between good friends, played out across the pond, ends with tragic circumstances in north London.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Boy met Girl a long time ago. Maybe it’s time to admit that he’s her match.
Океан Любви
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,670. Language: Russian. Published: December 30, 2012 by Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Англия, Лондон. Наши дни. Преуспевающий, известный бизнесмен Билл Макконолл делает все возможное, чтобы подчинить своей железной воле родных детей. Но вместо полного подчинения и абсолютного послушания встречает жесткий отпор от красавицы дочери и теряет всякую надежду на то, что любимый сын однажды займет его место в крупной компании.
Sacred Ink
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young man returns to Buffalo, New York to confront his past after running out of money and resources in San Francisco. In Buffalo, he reunites with his childhood friend, Snyder, who’s working as a tattoo artist in a slummy neighborhood and dreams of opening his own studio out west. A gritty story about tattoo culture, friendship, and loss, Sacred Ink was a finalist for the John Steinbeck Award.
In Search of Redemption
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story: People can say indefensible things during an argument, things that can destroy a friendship even after the details fade from memory. Reconciling is difficult, the first steps the most uncertain.
The Osprey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story: Life is uncertain. Loved ones are sometimes ripped away unexpectedly and moving on can seem an insurmountable task.
Objetos perdidos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,230. Language: Spanish. Published: December 29, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Una pequeña tragedia de nuestros días, o una comedia, o cualquiera de las doscosas, pues así están mezclados los tonos en la vida cotidiana. Escrita con un humor y una agilidad extraordinarios, el pequeño drama del protagonista: un hombre al que se le van derrumbando todos los sueños, se nos muestra al cabo como una invitación a construir otros, a seguir avanzando aunque sea en otra dirección.
The Trial of Michael
Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At the end of his life, Robert Heraldson has to sit down for a performance review of his time spent on Earth. Will he be forgiven and allowed entrance or...
Lunch on the Contrary
Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mark is having lunch with his college roommate. Life has changed a lot for him since college, but he isn't entirely sure it is for the better.