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The Unlikely Bibles: A Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
On a drunken whim, Terrance makes a bet he lives to regret. To find the most bizarre theatrical act possible. And make money out of them. But when he stumbles across The Unlikely Bibles, it seems he’s struck gold. Or opened up a whole new world of problems . . . A story haunted by the past, and yet driven by an overwhelming urge to move forward. The Unlikely Bibles: A Short Story.
Operation: A Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With nowhere to turn at Christmas, Harriet visits her estranged father. There are no battles, their lives are too short for them now. Only an echoing, never-ending silence. A touching father-daughter story. Operation: A Short Story.
Nothing Perpetual: A Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Have Zach’s passive aggressive tendencies really led him to this? In the middle of the night. Down on his knees. A pair of scissors in his hand. Cutting a hole in his teenage daughter’s beanbag. . . . Perhaps he should get professional help after all. An off-centre, life-affirming story. Nothing Perpetual: A Short Story.
Love Should Never Wait: A Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Lisa finds herself, like so many others, going to extreme lengths to find love: Speed dating. It worked for others, so why not for her? But will she be able to find those rebellious types she’s so keen on? A story of love, reality and friendship. Love Should Never Wait: A Short Story.
Gotta Have Clean Teeth: A Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Karlson Davis has a decision to make. Keep exploiting the bass player of his band. Or come clean. Call the whole thing off. Decisions, decisions . . . A story which explores farce, and when it’s time to call it quits. Gotta Have Clean Teeth: A Short Story.
A Silent Company: A Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Hillary wakes on a dreary winter’s morning. The night after a wedding. And a night of unbelievable regret . . . but not for her. A story of rebirth amid the rubble of a former life. A Silent Company: A Short Story.
Final de Tarde
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 17,340. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cada pessoa, cada homem e cada mulher, contam a sua história, têm uma história que as distingue das outras pessoas, dos outros homens e das outras mulheres. Vou contar a história de uma rapariga de 11 anos que vive num bairro de lata, cujo o pai morreu e a mãe perdeu o emprego. Vou contar a história de uma criança.
KSHM Project Presents: Elusive Realities
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Elusive Realities, the fourth volume in the KSHM Project, features four photographs accompanied by two short stories, two vignettes, and a short poem. KSHM Project is the result of a joint collaborative effort between award-winning Australian photographer Karl Strand, and American author Henry Martin.
Azares e Sortes
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 13,930. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 23, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
- Sabe qual é o seu maior problema? - Não. - A sua falta de cultura. E isso impossibilita o autoconhecimento para corrigir seus outros problemas. - Olha, dá licença que eu vou dormir depois desse fora.
Chick's Royal
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,140. Language: British English. Published: February 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These six short stories by A. J. S. Macdonald explore the themes of desire, redemption love and loss.
Love & Rascal Tinner's Jukebox
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The music rocks, the love flows, and broken hearts reign in the story of Love & Rascal Tinner's Jukebox.
Wanna Take a Ride?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(SHORT STORY) An aging man regrets passing up a romantic opportunity when he was young.
Left Behind
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Price: Free! Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(SHORT STORY) A chick hatches late and must face incredible odds to reunite with the flock who left her behind.
Freefalling
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Price: Free! Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(SHORT STORY) A man jumps out of a plane without a parachute to join his beloved.
Dusty Dead Magic Street
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(SHORT STORY) A vagrant critiques the world outside his alley.
Ambrosia
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Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(SHORT STORY) An ant achieves consciousness and must suffer the consequences.
Detailing, An Alzheimer's Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Detailing" concerns a man going to visit his mother in a nursing home for the first time. He uses many measures to divert his mind from the situation and the guilt that hounds him. He revisits the past throughout his time with his uncommunicative mother.
War Cake
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Elle believes in the war cakes she bakes. She believes they will help her loved ones return home safely. But not everyone in Elle’s family believes in their power. And that lack of belief can mean the difference between life and death. A story about love, hope, and the magic of belief.
The Courtship of Millie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by Icy Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Millie is a waitress, Carl takes a shine to her. He seems nice a nice guy to Millie, so the courtship begins. But where it ends is a different story.
Terceira Pessoa
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 19,560. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 17, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lucimar Mutarelli escreve na rua, no metrô e no cinema. Anda com os ouvidos e os olhos bem abertos para registrar cenas e personagens do cotidiano. Quando a história é muito triste, aumenta o som da playlist e tem que se segurar pra não sair dançando ao som de Madonna, Abba e Legião Urbana.