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Quiet Falling
Price: Free! Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
How culpable are we in the events that define our history? Bob Bailey did not join the International Brigade in the Spanish civil war. Instead, he finds adventure at home in 1930's Cheltenham. Or rather, it is visited upon him as he becomes an unwitting accomplice in one of European history's most notorious air attacks.
Bear Hugs
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Left Behind
Price: Free! Words: 83,260. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When her husband dies unexpectedly, Babette Carter finds herself backtracking across her life as an honored author and college professor to her childhood growing up poor and abused. Using friends and her sister Trina as catalysts, Babette tries to come to terms with why she hid so much of herself from her husband, her friends, and, as she discovers, from herself.
Second Chances
Price: Free! Words: 75,130. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jaime Cox is the lucky girl who'd won the heart of handsome hockey star, Justin Rowland, but after 14 years she gave up on getting his proposal. Soon after jumping into the dating pool she meets Tyler MacDonald, who's nothing like Justin. His career and repute in ruins, he has nothing to offer her but his heart, but just when things are getting serious, Justin returns. Whose heart will she break?
Een brandend dek
Price: Free! Words: 63,540. Language: Dutch. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In de Gouden Eeuw verlieten duizenden Nederlanders de Republiek om onder de vlag van de VOC op Ceylon hun geluk te beproeven. Tegen het einde van de achttiende eeuw had zich daar een rijke Hollandse gemeenschap gevormd, maar toen het in Engelse handen kwam emigreerden de meeste families naar Batavia. De achtergebleven gezinnen waren rond 1900 geheel opgegaan in de Brits koloniale samenleving.
The Pond
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As a young boy wanders into the woods, he discovers more about the world... and himself.
The Oarsman
Price: Free! Words: 82,660. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016 by Beyond Yourself Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A magical river begins singing, and a man suddenly aches to know if the paradise at its end can fill his heart. He hires an oarsman to take him upstream, but they are blocked by a judge who sentences them to revisit the man's past. As the judge’s agents relentlessly pursue, and as they row further back into the man's life, the man begins to suspect the oarsman is more than he seems.
Reality
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The difference between reality and illusion can blur from time to time, especially for a dedicated gamer testing out a new drug.
Что в имени тебе моём?
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: Russian. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Произведения поэта и прозаика Анастасии Вольной под общим названием - "Что в имени тебе моём?".
Rosemary for Remembrance:The Tragedy of Ophelia
Price: Free! Words: 65,880. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
We all think we know Ophelia’s story. Hers is a tragedy peripheral to the greater tragedy of Hamlet. But what if she were the centre? Imagine an Elsinore where identity and meaning are as fluid as water, where love and loss, life and death, past and present flow together and one woman’s imagination might have the power to transform the hell of madness itself into a kind of beauty.
The Undergraduates
Price: Free! Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An exhilarating portrait of a young man’s journey to find purpose in others following a heartbreaking and abrupt separation. The Undergraduates is a novel brimming with truth and immediacy reserved for a generation of lost and misguided adults. Wildly powerful, this is the moving story of one man’s search to feel wanted, needed and loved – not always in the most traditional of ways.
Счастье порой бьёт навылет
Price: Free! Words: 13,670. Language: Russian. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Роман основан на реальных событиях, но личного нет. К автору данные события не имеют никакого отношения. А события в романе разворачиваются весьма не простые. Героиню, маленькую девочку Наташу, которая на протяжении всего повествования растёт и превращается в красивую женщину со сложной судьбой – вот эту-то Наташу жизнь крутит и швыряет в разные ситуации. Её штормит. Так же, как штормит Россию.
Vingt-Quatre Sept
Price: Free! Words: 47,260. Language: French. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
Bienvenue dans un monde que personne ne comprend. Cette histoire est celle de nos vies, folles, précipitées sous un déluge d’informations et de médias. En son cœur, les réseaux sociaux, qui sont la drogue douce des temps modernes. Nous nageons dedans vingt-quatre heures sur vingt-quatre, sept jours sur sept. Comment y mener sa vie ?
Words from the Air
Series: Words. Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
I tried to market my work, again; and again I discovered that I am not a salesman and marketing is not for me. So, here is another collection of the writing I did for a blog, of which I am nonetheless proud; including some deleted scenes from my book, Finding Felicity. Once again, read it if you like. If not, then that’s alright as well.
I'll Raise You Joyce
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A group portrait of contemporary generations is created through a series of short stories, where realism mixes with symbolic resonance to deliver some truths of human experience. Reflecting the reader to themselves, I'll Raise You Joyce brings the reader to questions themselves and their lifestyles and the effects of technology and globalisation on the human condition.
A Arte do Terror - Memento Mori
Price: Free! Words: 14,500. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Memento Mori – Lembre-se da Morte, é mais uma edição especial do projeto A Arte do Terror. Neste volume queremos homenagear o Dia dos Mortos de um modo bem literário.
Sweet Bread
Price: Free! Words: 43,370. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
This book contains stories and essays of anthropology, romance, philosophy, and art. There is realism and magical realism, humor and black humor. There are made-up worlds and the shack next door. Find herein pieces on the Carthaginians, Robert Burns, bus stops, the Amazon, David Attenborough, parenthood, YouTube, alcoholism, Heraclitus, and The Revolutionary War.
Margareta
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Margareta is an entertaining and evocative short fiction, filled with dramatic scenes that feel believable and real, resonating with many who feel at odds with their inner self. Men are enchanted by Margareta’s charm and looks. She is a tease and is a bold entertainer. But after all, can these occasional flings of happiness mask the uneasiness she feels inside?
Twice We Met
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Twice We Met is a short story which expresses the narrator, Death, being faced with a previous onlooker to his work, and deciding whether or not to kill her.
Fiction Street - A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A terrifying glimpse of a child predator - through the eyes of a young girl. An encounter with a kerb-crawling predator leads a child into a confusing and terrifying world she cannot understand.

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