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Contos para passar o tempo
Price: Free! Words: 9,650. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Este ebook apresenta contos que tematizam o cotidiano de cidadãos comuns representados em personagens fictícios.
The Palace (Saaphri Part 8)
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Maharaj, my considered opinion is that unnecessary expansion of the army is undesirable. Secondly, to keep army loyal to the king, soldiers must be salaried and must be kept under a strict code of conduct.” Kaikeyee interrupted with a sense of urgency. “No one can disagree that my beloved Ram has got a golden heart. But this is politics. His apprehensions don’t go well with raj-dharma."
Vashishtha (Saaphri Part 7)
Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Vashishtha knew Ram very well. Prince Ram was not a man to waste time in luxuries or sundry topics for amusement. He thought hard about it but could not guess a reason that brought the prince at his doorstep. Vashishtha was well aware of the palace politics and by then had firmly put his weight behind Kaikeyee. A dependent prince like Bharat was a sure guarantee of success for a powerful priest.
Limbo
Price: Free! Words: 380. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Limbo is a collection of short poetry, haikus and that in-between place that we go to when we need to escape reality. The collection explores the feelings of being impartial, neutral, not taking sides but just being there in life. Limbo is the call of forces beyond our understanding, a slight horror, a minuscule terror, the urge to maybe peek through the keyhole of dreams. This is Limbo.
Gueule en terre
Series: Nouvelles (hors-séries) · Littérature générale. Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Quand ils s’en allèrent, je restai là, prostré pour encore quelques secondes, tremblant sur le sol, humilié. Une ou deux fenêtres s’étaient illuminées dans la rue, mais les silhouettes anonymes avaient vite disparu, habituées au vacarme estudiantin. Personne ne se souciait de moi, étalé sur le sol, frigorifié dans mon short-tshirt à la fin du mois de septembre. Cela faisait partie du folklore."
Jasper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"You naughty cat!" Sharon is booked for surgery. She needs her dog-loving Grandma to care for her Siamese kitten - Jasper. Reluctantly, Grandma agrees, not expecting the friskiness that comes with the kitty. Can she deal with this rascal of a cat? And when Jasper eats the wrong thing, will he and Grandma survive this tale of love, loss and misadventure?
O último verão em Paris
Price: Free! Words: 14,020. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Neste livro de crônicas, a autora nos apresenta um panorama cultural da capital francesa nos anos 1999 e 2000, com ênfase no ritual da passagem do milênio às margens do Rio Sena.
Finding Light: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lost in the dark, an adventurer finds he has the power to change the world.
It's Still Good
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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"About noontime on a humid August day George Mirner decided he’d much prefer not to be alive any longer."
Shattered Savior
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Janice stepped off the Metro bus and knew the man was hiding in the bushes of his yard. At this time of night he was always there with his two big Dobermans. And as always his wife stayed inside; safe behind the window curtains, so she never saw the tricks her husband liked to play in the dark.
Литературоведение и языкознание: современные трансформации и традиции: сборник научных трудов по материалам I Международной научно-пра
Price: Free! Words: 8,290. Language: Russian. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Historical & Comparative
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы языкознания, филологии, литературоведения по материалам I Международной научно-практической конференции «Литературоведение и языкознание: современные трансформации и традиции» (18 сентября 2017 г.).
Gurya
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a story of a poor old widow named Aling Rosing living in a barrio (village). The barrio fiesta is 2 days away. Pork meat is in demand. Aling Rosing is forced to sell her pet pig Gurya to the local matadores (butchers) due to great need of money. Torn in extreme guilt, she was shocked to see Gurya beaten up and tortured. It is a story of man's heartlessness towards animals.
The Umbrellas of Tokyo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2017 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tokyo can be a strange place to live. Especially if you're from another country. The sprawling city is a whole extraordinary world in itself. Felicity loves living there. And she loves to sing. She sings for crowds in the clubs of Tokyo. She thrives on the energy and bustle. Of the clubs, and of the subways on her ride home. Even if it does rain a whole lot. Even if she's lost her umbrella.
The Ikshwakus Saaphri Part 6
Price: Free! Words: 2,520. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ram: The valiant hero of his victorious clan, He extinguishes the fiery pride of warriors. Live idol of enduring fame, He drenches the whole world, In the rain of his noble deeds. Ram indeed is like a water filled cloud.
Anticipated Rewards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is sometimes numerous to watch reactions of the "mourning" relatives when a rich relative paces away. Augustus has a surprise planned for his nieces and nephews in "Anticipated Rewards".
The Steamer Trunk
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mementos found in an old trunk awaken memories of family and times gone by...
Butterflies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 950. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Butterflies are delightful creatures. Their beauty competes with that of the flowers that entice them. Thankfully there are sweet older ladies who have developed particular techniques in gardening. The gardener in “Butterflies” has certainly developed unusual practices to achieve her desired results.
A Candle for Anthony
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Anthony is a good Catholic boy, but he's been hanging out with the wrong crowd. His family is worried. They know he is old enough to make his own decisions, but can only pray they are the right ones.
A Family Affair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 620. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Divorce, whether it's messy or not, is brutal--especially on the kids. In "A Family Affair", a young girl pushes her mother to face unpleasant consequences of divorce from the girl's father
Tears for Acirema
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A king struggles to save his country from itself. He calls in his wisest advisers. After research and evaluation they finally have advice for the ruler of Acirema. Perhaps that advice should be heeded by modern day leaders as well...