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Souffrance c'est une grandeur (Roman philosophique) by Waliya Yohanna Joseph
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 18,720. Language: French. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un roman philosophique de la littérature négro-africaine qui pose les questions sur l’homosexualité, la mondialisation, le blingh stoïcisme, la politique internationale, le planning familial, la néocolonisation sous-entendue du 21e siècle etc. en Afrique par rapport aux autres continents.
The Day the Music Died by Gabe Gott
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Sam is taking a shower, getting ready for class, when he finds out about the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. It is the Tuesday of the second week of his first semester of college, and he has been shocked into a hate-filled and dangerous world.
Diez Cortos Animados by Luis Carlos Molina Acevedo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: Spanish. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Diez Cortos Animados es una novela corta. La temática gira alrededor de un cinematográfico festival de cortos animados. El protagonista es una pantalla de cine y las imágenes proyectadas en ella. Con la presencia de cinco jurados, la exhibición de los trabajos transcurre en el telón, y con ella, el desarrollo de la historia. Al final, viene la premiación de los mejores tres cortos del festival.
Grande sœur by Julien Mauvoisin
Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: French. Published: July 3, 2015 by Jank Moovy. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Educational
L’union des parents de Nicolas et de Cassandra va réunir les deux enfants. Progressivement, en traversant des moments difficiles, ils vont devenir comme frère et sœur l’un pour l’autre...
Bleed Me Silicone by Jason Werbeloff
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Literature » Literary(3.00 from 1 review)
My first memory is of the inside of a cardboard box. It smells of fluorescent light and ancient canyon floors. 'Bleed Me Silicone' is a surreal short about life from the perspective of a bottle of silicone lube. Silky. Brutal.
The Computer That Cared by Randall McMullan
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
An unemployed man has to make a mortgage payment at an Automated Teller Machine (ATM). On a whim he scribbles a message on the input card and soon receives a communication from the computer. The man and the ATM develop a ‘relationship’ which solves his financial worries, gives him important information about the bank, and leads to employment - with the bank. But can the relationship last?
O Tudo, O Nada e O Vazio by Wagner Carvalho Coelho
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 13,110. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"‘O TUDO, O NADA E O VAZIO’, sua primeira e tardia obra literária, explode agora em sua maturidade sexagenária.
A New York City Vignette by Jay Lemming
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is September 11, 2011 and Jim Roberts is about to discover the emptiness in the center of his life. When two planes strike the Twin Towers in a matter of moments, Jim is not where he should be: at work at the top of 1 World Trade Center. Instead he is spending the morning at his mistress' apartment. How can he explain his situation to his wife who calls frantically wondering if he is safe?
Finding Viola: A Short Story by Bo Burnette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Every day, Miss Erikson hears mysterious music coming from behind a locked door at the Lang School of Fine Arts. When the strict Mrs. Borg demands she leave the door alone, Miss Erikson's curiosity propels her to uncover the secrets of the ever-closed door. As she pursues the source of the inexplicable music, she must finally face the grief of the past she has long tried to ignore.
Nan Violence by Arun Krishnan
Price: Free! Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
It's hard to attain Nirvana - especially when you are accused of being a cross-dressing Muslim terrorist. Mr. Jain is a strict vegetarian who develops an unexpected fondness for meat. He tries to keep his new tastes secret from his fellow Jains by resorting to wearing a burkha -- but in the process falls afoul of the FBI.
Natun Thikana (নতুন ঠিকানা) by ডাঃ নীলাঞ্জন চট্টোপাধ্যায় (Dr. Nilanjan Chattopadhyay)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: Bengali. Published: June 27, 2015 and represented by editionNEXT.com (Publisher). Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“নতুন ঠিকানা”, ডাঃ নীলাঞ্জন চট্টোপাধ্যায়ের লেখা মোট ২৩ টি বাংলা আধুনিক কবিতার এক অনবদ্য সংকলন।
Reflections by Danielle de Valera
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short story. 2,300 words, 10 pages approx. When Charles Lawson, formerly the notorious heroin dealer known as 'God' is released from jail, he lives quietly with his cats until old age forces him into a home for the elderly. There, he reflects on his life and, as he dies peacefully, imagines he is reunited with his wife Angela, who passed over some years before him. Short story, 2,300 wds 10 pages.
Quicksand by Matthew Di Paoli
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Neon Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Matthew Di Paoli's short story "Quicksand" first appeared in issue thirty-nine of Neon. It's a dark little tale about a man who finds himself stuck in a patch of quicksand while on his way to the butcher. As the story progresses he sinks deeper and deeper, while the world around him continues apace - not even a visit from his parents or a new prospective love interest can save him from sinking.
The Moon 1307 by Ali Noel Vyain
Series: The Moon Monthly Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Features work from Lyn Lifshin, t. kilgore splake, Gary Every, Margaret Boles, Simon Perchik, Allison Thorpe, Ian Mullins, and Ali Noel Vyain.
Maybe, Maybe Not by Earnest Long
Series: Computer User Fiction, Book 8 · All Earnest Long's Fiction, Book 15 · Are You a Mouse or a Man? People with Problems., Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A book about people with problems, the people who try to help them and what they can do to help themselves. It is a story as well as being about the experience of long-term psychiatric care for such patients or some of them at least. And as a story, there is twist in the tale and a surprising moral for anyone who is looking for one.
Returning--Short Stories by Neil Brown
Price: Free! Words: 5,400. Language: British English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Three flash fiction stories about love, death and grief. Stories of despondency and the existential fragility that lies at the heart of the human condition.