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The Princess Who Was Loved By All
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Roxanne's kindness endears her to all at Court, but she herself is sometimes lonely. Her favorite companion, the Earl of Lyndon, is much older than she and quite a man of the world. Though the Earl can never be more than a friend to her, Roxanne yearns for a deeper connection. (Short story, 9,000 words)
The True Princess
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Mother has called me a daw in peacock's feathers, and 'tis true, though I wear my feathers well." Emilia is an accomplished portrait painter who aspires to rise above her station. She can keep a secret if 'twill further her ambitions. Appearance is all, and though she may play the game of courtship, none shall know her heart. (Short story, 7,670 words)
The Princess in the Armory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
"As ginger seasons sauce, so doth jesting quicken colloquy." Princess Theresa's best friend is her cousin Mark. Both are studious and quiet. When Mark returns from University, however, she finds him changed. His friend, Prince Lateef, no doubt, has led him astray. Lateef is too handsome and charming to be trustworthy. (Short story, 10,370 words)
The Clown Princess
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"And yet," she thought, "to turn from pain is to turn from joy." Gwyneth is lively and high-spirited. She has a multitude of interests and never thinks of marrying. 'Tis not until she is beset by adversity that she finds true love. By then, mayhap 'tis too late. (Short story, 11,970 words)
Letters From the Ministry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,690. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Something is rotten in the Ministry of Mammals. This satire of everything from political history to corporate management is witty and entertaining, making Letters from the Ministry the Animal Farm for the 21st century.
The Princess Who Would Not Be Queen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"A woman may reach for what she desires and gain it." 'Tis unjust that because Princess Bernadette is female, she cannot inherit her father's throne. She vows to become a Queen through marriage. Prince Geoffrey is her chosen bridegroom, but will they make it to the altar? (Short story, 7,080 words)
The Sedan Cruiser
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(Short Short) Crushed rock for water. Empty fuel and water tanks. Rust and malignant rot. Her final owner's splendid ideas, overwhelmed by his exhausting work schedule. Memories of sunny anchorages, of fresh paint, and of laughter. "The Sedan Cruiser" is a 570-word short short in which a "project boat" contemplates her past, her present, and what lies ahead.
The Tangi Bridge (a very short story)
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Educational
This is a very short story (less than 900 words), but it has been lovingly crafted. Fans of "The Lottery" and "The Lady or the Tiger" might enjoy this work. This is the story of the night watchman of the Tangi Bridge. Comprehensive lesson plans are also available. A longer short story, "The Executioner", is scheduled for May 2013. Thanks for reading!
Lose This Skin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,360. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lose This Skin collects the best of Tim Murr's short works from 1994-2011. From his early book- zines of vignettes and poetry to short stories (both published and unpublished) and lyrics to his recent on-line work.
La Acera Secreta
Price: Free! Words: 20,240. Language: Spanish. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Beauregaard Dulce se volvió invisible, pero sus problemas comenzaron cuando de repente volvió a aparecer. Ahora todo el mundo quiere algo de él. Manny el mecánico quiere a su mujer. Sharad LeMaster quiere su secreto. Emma Biggs quiere otra oportunidad en las noticias de televisión, las Cuatro Tribus desean enviarle de vuelta a donde quiera que se hubiese ido, y todo lo que él quiere hacer es comer
The Flesh of the Gods at Kv62
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On November 4, 1922 the Tomb of Tutankhamun is discovered. A magical realist story inspired by Jorge Luis Borges.
The Melancholy Princess
Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"The lowliest damsel can love where she likes, but I have no more freedom than a caged bird. My role is all, and my will is naught." Princess Anne is unhappy at Court, and spurns all suitors. She is about to become a nun, when a midnight encounter proves to have unexpected consequences. (Short story, 6,000 words.)
Odette
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Odette" is a short story about a French-Canadian woman who, after ten years living in Paris, receives a letter that causes her to rethink everything. "Odette" includes an excerpt from "Red Shoes", Mufidah Kassalias' short story set in Burgos, Spain.
eto, Volume 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,620. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
eto, Volume One, is a multi-genre collected anthology of new short fiction and poetry by Welsh and Welsh-American authors Gaabriel Becket, John Good, Saul Hughes, Mike Jenkins, Jude Johnson, Lloyd Jones, Paul Steffan Jones, Chris Keil, Gaynor Madoc Leonard, Jean Mead, Thomas Morris, Philip Stephen Rowlands and Glyn Scott.
The Sutra of Reverse Possession: A Novel of Non-Idiomatic Improvisation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,780. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Sutra of Reverse Possession is a novel of non-idiomatic improvisation. People routinely explore a variety of peculiar avenues, many of which are spiritual in nature, in the pursuit of purpose and meaning in their lives. One should therefore not be taken completely by surprise that Poppy Hortie too opted to invite spirits inside himself in his goal of becoming a better husband and father.
I Saw Blood and Then Everything Went Black: Sixteen Dark Fables from the Future
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,990. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
I Saw Blood and then Everything Went Black contains sixteen visions of the future experienced during periods of blackout. Bearing titles such as Blackhole, Blackjack, Blackstrap, Blackeye, Blackmarket and Blacksheep, the stories straddle fantasy and science fiction.
Revenge Of The Werewolf
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,670. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jimmy was just the normal every day guy until one day his life changed forever. When he accidentally shoots and kills a young werewolf. The father takes his revenge out on Jimmy and he is forced to try and hide a secret. Even though Jimmy's best friend learns of his secret it becomes to unbearable for Jimmy to hide and he ends up taking his own life.
50 Years Waiting
Price: Free! Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Celebrating her birthday, seventy-two-year-old Andrea Falstaff receives an unexpected visitor, her first lover from five decades ago. Yet Thom Sugerman is still thirty-two years old, the same age as when Andrea last saw him. Andrea struggles in accepting the love Thom still carries for her, while her family wonders just who this man is to their matriarch.
Shoes
Price: Free! Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of John, a young man that works the all night shift at a convenience store, and his good friend Shoes, who is homeless. Against his supervisor's orders John brings Shoes into the store each night to warm up, get something to eat, and rest. One night, Shoes, who is mentally ill, does not come by the store. A night turns into many and John begins to search for his friend.
In the Hangulat
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 36,320. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Hangulat" (which in Hungarian means something like mood, emotion or atmosphere) was created during the Communist era and reflects feelings of a 20-year old man.