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Il ragazzo del fiume va in città
Price: Free! Words: 9,490. Language: Italian. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Literary
ROMANZO. Quando mille luci non valgono una stella: è questo il sentimento che accompagna Paco mano a mano si inoltra nella Metropoli. E tra la giungla, nel cui seno scorre il Grande Fiume e quella d'asfalto in cui Paco ora si ritrova, il cuore di Paco vola alto sulle ali della nostalgia. Paco, passando da un'avventura all'altra, si lancia in quella decisiva del ritorno alle sue origini.
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 1, Great Lakes & N.E.
Price: Free! Words: 30,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kevin & Sherri Parsons embarked on a 50 state motorcycle journey and wrote short stories in each state. Most are fiction, some historical, and a few non fiction. Each volume contains ten states, ten stories. Some are motorcycle stores and all take a look at American culture in each state. Enjoy the culture of America.from the imagination of the author who visited each state.
Chasing Silence
Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
"I hold this to be the highest task for a bond between two people: that each protects the solitude of the other." - Rainer Maria Rilke
Neon Literary Magazine #37
Series: Neon Literary Magazine. Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Issue #37, Neon's first issue of 2014, features the work of Paul Bavister, Shanalee Smith, Noel Williams, Christopher Owen, Tracey S Rosenberg, Erric Emerson, Meg Eden, and Joe Evans. The cover image is by Timur Cetintas. In its pages you will find guns and knives, nightmarish exam days, a story about Facebook friends and some excellent concrete poetry.
Long Road to California
Price: Free! Words: 43,490. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Caleb and Nina Byrnes, long married and struggling financially, travel from Texas to California, following the route Caleb's grandmother took when her family migrated from the Dust Bowl. As Nina chronicles the journey, they discover a secret in Grandma's past. Learning about Vera's hardships offers perspective into their own lives. And tracking down old friends may help Vera in her waning years.
A Phantom Herd
Series: Phantom Roundup. Price: Free! Words: 100,040. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nostalgic for a lost America? Was Chester from Gunsmoke your first crush? Visit the desert Southwest circa 1960 as refugees from Indiana and Ohio cope with cacti and tamales, and a family of kids lie and bluster their way through a frightening adult world. A gentle novel full of wonder and beauty. This is the first novel in a two-part series.
The Soul of an Author
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Thoughts of what it means to be an author. (This free story is for you! Thanks for reading my stories!) This short story was reviewed by the Worldwide Independent Fiction Writers' Association (WIFWA), of which I am now a member. Please check out their website and submit your manuscripts for review! Please spread the word! http://www.wifwa.org/
The Fifth Nutcracker
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Granddaughter shops for five nutcrackers on Christmas Eve with her grandpa
Claro de Luna
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: Spanish. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La trama de este cuento descubre la finitud del hombre y deja al lector inmerso en esta obra observándolo todo desde primera fila. Es así que por medio de una larga correspondencia, Raymundo describe su tormento a la señorita Myriam dentro de una jaula transgresora con el ánimo de lograr salir muy pronto de su propia oscuridad.
Never Land
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
When she plays Chopin, Kyong thinks of her fingers as ten individual Olympic athletes. Today, she discovers what it takes to win gold.
Hexdansen
Price: Free! Words: 56,950. Language: Swedish. Published: February 14, 2014 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Maria Sandel, 1870-1927 arbetade som författare, journalist och sömmerska. 1908 debuterade hon med romanen "Vid svältgränsen och andra berättelser". Hon levde mitt i det fattiga arbetarsamhälle hon skildrade i sina noveller och romaner. Hon tog bland annat upp känsliga ämnen i sina berättelser som homosexualitet och abort.
Second Chances And Other Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
This is a collection of three short stories, narrated by college-going and college-educated young men and women, both gifted and flawed, hopeful and hopeless; and connected by one universal theme: love.
Wizyta w sklepie
Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: Polish. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Krótkie opowiadanie o robieniu zakupów pod wpływem programów kulinarnych.
To the Moon
Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Take a walk through the countryside and it won't take long to hear the rustles of trolls behind you or see the flicker of fairies out of the corner of your eye. There are still wild places left where you can taste the magic in the air. This collection of stories and poems is inspired by the author's childhood in the woodlands of the Ozarks.
I Choke
Price: Free! Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
All I wanted to do was hold her; to feel the curves of her body flow into mine. Have her knowing that comfort could be found in my arms. Or simply to feel something… Something other than hate.
Elixir of Flesh
Price: Free! Words: 90,790. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The year is 1600, and while most of the eastern corner of Europe is in turmoil, at the edge of the principality of Ardeal, the village of Vallaya thrives. At its center is the shop of a wizened apothecary, who has built his business on the sale of one particularly valuable medicine, a potent elixir distilled from a prey unique to the forests of Vallaya, the vampire prey.
Photographs
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A short piece exploring the life of a person through the mundane magic of photographs.
Riding the Drone
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
'Nobody gets blown up in the Air Force,' the legless Army vet who hung out in the public library all day used to tell him. Find out if that's true or not. "Riding the Drone" is a very short story of about 1150 words.
On the Wings of Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
I needed a place to sleep. I could still run but I couldn’t run forever, and sooner or later these legs would no longer jump, no longer clamber and climb, and no longer hold up a torso exhausted from exertion. I tried to avoid the splashes of water slapping at my face as though I really was responsible for what had happened, and I really deserved this punishment that I was running from.
Navegador de historias: Treinta cuentos cortos y un prólogo desesperado
Price: Free! Words: 16,080. Language: Spanish. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Los cuentos que aparecen en esta compilación son pequeñas y modestas tramas. En ellas aparecen parejas infieles, flores masacradas, perros surrealistas, renos comunistas, androides inteligentes, mandolinas mexicalenses y mundos donde el ruido está prohibido.