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The Last Zoo, a short story
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In a not-so-different future, an old zoo tended by a single janitor stands nearly empty and peaceful until a new intern arrives. He creates a few strange exhibits and shifts a paradigm or two in the process.
Tireless:
You set the price! Words: 40,420. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Spaid’s debut novel delivers a bizarre, entrancing collection of anecdotes about a man who’s inappropriately interested in his neighbors ... Spaid’s prose is strong and smart ... offbeat satire ... a magnetic stream-of-consciousness narrative.” – Kirkus Reviews tireless: is a Kirkus Reviews Best Book Recommendation, June 14th, 2013
Neon Literary Magazine #34
Series: Neon Literary Magazine. Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Issue 34 of Neon features the work of Sam Frankl, Eliza Victoria, Lynn Hoffman, Tracey Iceton, Michael Frazer, Kate Folk, Heidi James, and Nancy Hightower. The cover photograph is by Andrew Shoemaker.
The Poem Store
Price: Free! Words: 40,450. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Poem Store is a short story collection about women at surprising turning points during the summer of 2009. A middle aged breast cancer survivor becomes enamored with a young photographer staying in the small motel she manages. A twenty-something haiku busker in Seattle finally decides her boyfriend is no good for her. A governor’s wife realizes her husband has taken up with a Brazilian woman a
Corpus Callosum
Price: Free! Words: 53,970. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Corpus Callosum is a work of literary science-fiction about Jeanette Porter, a 30-year-old copywriter who uploads the mind of her dead sister Joey into a computer. But Joey doesn't take this change well, and begins to behave erratically. Jeanette must track down the computer’s inventor and enlist the help of several other uploaded minds in order to save her sister’s sanity and repair their bond.
Caffeine Cinema
Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With the world becoming a different place, his best friend sinking into a post-graduation depression, and an old family acquaintance showing up with bad news, Eddie is forced out of his comfort zone and seeks to make some changes in the easy life he's built for himself.
Wild Stabs at Love or Something Like it
Price: Free! Words: 19,260. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wild Stabs at Love or Something Like it is a short story collection in which love is examined as an imaginary place in the mind, as well as an agreement between two people that is real but tentative. These are stories of two ships passing in the night, of intercultural communication, of being lost and finding one's self in others, and in one's self.
Rory, My Brother
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s hard to live with some people, and harder to live without them. This story is based on a real family I meet some years ago. Their plight touched me, not least of all that of the older brother. Because the family tried to protect him, he seemed farthest removed from the unfolding tragedy. But there was no protecting him from the fact that sometimes, unfortunately, love hurts.
Trade (A Novelette)
Price: Free! Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The nihilistic employee of a Berlin social network chronicles the early days of a new sexual economy. What happens when the world of tech start-ups collides with the global sex industry?
Thick and Fast
Price: Free! Words: 68,290. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ambrose Ork was born thick. By contrast Harvey Paulson, the new owner of the mansion, was ambitious, and as fast as they come. So when the body was found it was clear who would take the blame. Because there was nothing Ambrose could do to change things. Or was there?
Ten Poems about East Asia & Kitsch Nebula Ampersands And
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Move over Buddha! Here comes Chiaia! The book of poems is broken into two parts. Part one is a travelogue told in a haiku-like style covering Malaysia to Korea. Part Two is a more aggressive mantra with terror-laden conversations between a Person and a Mushroom, Odes to things such as Kitsch Technology and For the Sake of It, and experimental poems filled with codes and HTML text.
Literary Lunes Magazine March/April 2013 issue
Price: Free! Words: 21,070. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Welcome to the March/April 2013 issue. I apologize for the lateness of it! the May/June will be available within the next week. In this issue, there are lots of articles from authors sharing their experiences on their journeys.
Death Minus Hours
You set the price! Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
His father has been in jail for twenty years, the last few of these on death row for killing his aunt—his father’s sister—a murder he indeed did commit. His execution is set for the next morning, and he has finally agreed to see his son.
Électrons livres
Price: Free! Words: 21,850. Language: French. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Une œuvre composite d’auteurs auto-publiés. Vous y huit nouvelles ou extraits de livres dans différents genres.
Wishflowers
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A woman living in an urban neighborhood gripped by a recession witnesses her neighbors leave, home by foreclosed home. But when the police and the “C U Move” van come for her, she must stand up for her right to belong. A short story originally published in The Quotable Lit.
Hellbent
Price: Free! Words: 24,610. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hellbent is a collection of short stories by Paul Blaney, author of Handover.
Chronology of an Egg
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Peter Tieryas Liu’s Chronology of an Egg is a companion to his debut Watering Heaven, published in October 2012 by Signal 8 Press in Hong Kong. Chronology of an Egg is a mini-collection containing five short stories -- two from Watering Heaven (“Gradients” and the title story) and three others.
Omunkashyu
Price: Free! Words: 37,400. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
a novel by Dilshan Boange: more information can be found at www.kuboapress.wordpress.com
Dead Lamont
Price: Free! Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
a novella by Sean Ruane: more information can be found at www.kuboapress.wordpress.com
Notes Toward The Story and other stories
Price: Free! Words: 53,180. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
a collection of short fiction by Corey Mesler: more information can be found at www.kuboapress.wordpress.com