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Mary of Angels
Price: Free! Words: 84,490. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017 by Escrit Lit. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Lives intertwine at the Californa/Mexico border. Smugglers, immigrants, cops, lawyers, journalists, politicians, predators... and the various residents of barrios on both sides, a community with an imaginary line drawn across its heart.
Odysseus
Price: Free! Words: 118,680. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 23, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tell me, Muse, of that ingenious hero who travelled far and wide after he had sacked the famous town of Troy. Many cities did he visit, and many were the nations with whose manners and customs he was acquainted; Read more ...
El Arte del Terror - Memento Mori
Price: Free! Words: 12,220. Language: Spanish. Published: April 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Memento Mori - Recuerde que la muerte, es una edición especial del proyecto El Arte del Terror.
The Todd Lambert Special
Series: Alvin's Farm. Price: Free! Words: 9,140. Language: American English. Published: April 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Is there more to Rae Smith’s lemon meringue pie than meets the eye? Rae’s husband Tommie isn’t certain, but what if a specially juiced dessert offers relief for Rae’s best friend Jenny, not to mention Rae herself. A standalone short story, also an epilogue for the author’s Alvin’s Farm series.
Getting Along Fine without It
Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
Somebody gets his computer home, takes it out the box, plugs in and sees if it will work. This is the start of the story. And it is one that so many people know from their own lives.
The Living of a Life
Price: Free! Words: 19,350. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
With these short stories K. J. Tesar explores the thoughts, and hopes, that accompany people as they confront difficult situations in their lives. As they navigate their way through the intricacies of their lives they strive to understand their situations better, and the forces that drive them. It is a study of the human condition. His poetry exposes the darker depths of man.
Звезды - косточки в плоти неба. Экстрим-мини-роман.
Price: Free! Words: 15,810. Language: Russian. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Это роман о нашем «потерянном поколении», дожившем до нынешних дней. О женщинах, которым сейчас уже за сорок. Они не смогли создать свои семьи – ведь в период их юности страна рушилась, они пережили многое, и «шоковая терапия», которую устроило российское правительство своему народу, повлияло на их души, на их мировоззрение, на всю их жизнь. И вот теперь их жизнь идёт своим собственным путём.
¿Respira, quién en el umbral?
Price: Free! Words: 9,290. Language: Spanish. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hay instantes en el que un «Yo» no se reconoce. En los que somos extranjeros de nosotros mismos y deviene, dentro del quién que nos refugia, la imagen del monstruo: espectáculo del ser, ajeno y extraño, con el cual parece imposible conversación alguna. Es el instante de la conciencia de estar ante “aquellos seres”, contemplados, con avidez y tristeza, por el monstruo del doctor Frankenstein.
Esteban corre
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: Spanish. Published: April 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Esteban corre, es un libro de muchos regresos al amante, el autor nos revela su dolor y el afán por creer en otro hombre, ajeno a todos busca en el poema su primera intimidad; para salvarse o simplemente seguir siendo víctima de la sociedad.
The Honeymoon
You set the price! Words: 4,640. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Honeymoon is a short story of a Nigerian soldier's encounter with terrorists on his wedding anniversary. It tells a story of love, terror and brutal revenge. It is set in Maiduguri, North-East of Nigeria.
Alms of Freedom
Series: Read Write Ponder. Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a woman visits a foreign country for the first time and heads out to the bazaar to purchase a gift for her host family, the host's son joins her to act as interpreter. The boy teaches her enough common phrases to allow her to communicate with the vendors, and not get swindled, but it isn't until she trips over an old crone selling wishes, that she learns the most valuable lesson of all.
Bad Faith
Price: Free! Words: 103,490. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Saul fantasizes about a return to the freedom of single life, while his wild friend Malcolm seeks a more domesticated future. Connie May wants to become a nurse and save her marriage with Saul, and savvy Melody is vying for renown as a sexual anthropologist. Each has a secret plan to help one of the others. But will realizing their desires bring the happiness they’re hoping for?
Het zilver van Niilantis
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Dutch. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Twee mannen raken verstrikt in het moeraswoud dat groeit waar ooit de legendarische stad Niilantis verzonk.
Hunt of Envy
Price: Free! Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man becomes obsessed with digging for relics and finds those around him are closing in on his comforts.
The Critical Mass - Author's Proof
Price: Free! Words: 63,710. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Dick takes a job he does not need, to earn the money for an engagement ring he does not want to buy for Betty; but upon meeting Jane, a Latina immigrant woman who is a die hard environmental activist, his heart is arrested, and his life takes on a life of its own.
A White Crow
Series: Read Write Ponder. Price: Free! Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Educational
Mac and Lisa are a young, recently engaged couple still working out the kinks of their new relationship and coming to terms with the challenges of living together in the big city. When Mac casually borrows the one item that Lisa attributes all her success to, both their lives are dramatically affected.
Zen Parachute: Stories
Price: Free! Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A man looks for the meaning of life by delivering Chinese food in this magically brilliant story collection. A man writes a haiku that nets him $1 million. A man invents a new flavor of Kool-Aid that tastes like Ernest Hemingway. The whirligig stories in Zen Parachute are hilarious, sad takes on man's desperate search for purpose.
Planeta Ut
Price: Free! Words: 56,240. Language: Polish. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Jeżeli czasem czujesz się na tym łez padole trochę nieswojo, to może masz ochotę sprawdzić czy to z Tobą, czy też z całą resztą świata jest coś nie tak. Ta książka zabierze Cię na wycieczkę do ustroju stworzonego przez różnej maści nieudaczników, którzy ciągle szukają dziury w całym.
Athena's Eyes
You set the price! Words: 1,840. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man. A dog. A loss. A lifetime ago. When is love true, and can it be for someone other than another human being? And when you look into Athena’s eyes, do you see yourself?
Love and Other Maladies
Price: Free! Words: 9,280. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of short stories and essays revolving around the darkness of love, viewed from many angles: the self-love of a prostitute, a middle-aged woman who returns to an unhappy marriage after twenty years to nurse her dying husband, disillusion and gender betrayal under the elms of a prestigious university… but all is not lost, for there is beauty too, even in the darkest heart of love.

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