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Opealeux
Price: Free! Words: 36,070. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Opealeux has three parts - the first is set in 1920's Paris. Two impoverished artists struggle to maintain an existence. The second part has a contemporary setting revolving around two bohemians sailing around Indonesia and the third section is set in 2162 .The stories are linked with clues and threads creating an allegorical and surrealistic commentary on the nature of existence
A New Kind of Zeal
Series: A New Kind of Zeal trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 88,810. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
It is Summer in New Zealand, 2030. Tristan is hitching past Kerikeri, having just retired from Peace-making army duty in the Middle East. Rau, a Maori priest, takes him to Ninety Mile Beach, and there they meet Joshua Davidson. Now driving Joshua down the North Island toward the Beehive in Wellington, Rau is finding a new kind of faith, but Tristan knows he must end the growing threat of Joshua.
Watching Aliens
Price: Free! Words: 25,420. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Watching Aliens is a majestic collection that embodies the observation of humans. Actions, feelings and situations that may seem so alien to us are in fact, things so common. We humans, in this digital age have lost what is commonly known as, personal touch. Watching Aliens, is inspired by Jack Kerouac's modern haikus; the need for an inclusive society in this current age of rapid modernisation.
Priest on a Bicycle
You set the price! Words: 25,690. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Unconventional priest leaping out of the traditional box throwing caution to the wind moving from the pulpit to the neighborhood. Having a desire to be more connected and available to those around him. Knowing that change ends and begins within. To be more one has to do more. Don't wait for others, lead the way. Starts slow but the pace picks up as you read.
The Hawk: Part Nine
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
The death of President Kennedy casts a pall over those concerned about Eric. Meanwhile in Texas, Luke Richardson wonders about the identity of John Doe. Uncertain about his future with Stanford, Laurie assures Lynne that Eric will return, while Marek and Klaudia make plans for a 1964 reunion.
Waterlandsridge
Price: Free! Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Waterlandsridge is the story of an African farm in the early 1960s told by two teenagers, a brother and a sister. Through what they see, experience and think we acquire an intimate insight into their rural universe with all its characteristic rhythms of life and death, hope and grief.
Collected Short Stories: Volume V
Price: Free! Words: 74,370. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Twenty-eight year-old Jesse Caldwell is painfully shy, lives at home and hates his moronic life. Miranda Huffington suffers from a gimpy leg and equally stunted personality. This is not your standard Harlequin romance.
Collected Short Stories: Volume IV
Price: Free! Words: 75,050. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
* Bethany Glaspell approached the first-ever meeting with Great-uncle Vern, a man who returned from the jungles of Vietnam with a Hmong bride and warped personality, much as a cat burglar might plan his next heist, telling no one, neither friend nor family, her intentions.
Collected Short Stories: Volume III
Price: Free! Words: 78,370. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
* A young boy spends a magical weekend with his sister, a former collegiate track star crippled in a freak accident. During the visit he learns a poignant lesson about the resilience of monarch butterflies and the human heart
Collected Short Stories: Volume II
Price: Free! Words: 84,850. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
* Grace Paulson’s train wreck of a personal life takes a turn for the better when the elementary school teacher meets a gifted artisan whose handmade jewelry boxes are featured at the local museum. Well-versed in nineteenth century Russian literature, Carl Solomon also happens to be the school janitor.
Reflections In Broken Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 31,570. Language: British English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A hall of mirrors trip through 107 ultra short stories - hunting for clues like slivers of glass in the snow: a forgotten memory, the ghost of a note, a darkened deed from the halcyon days of frontier injustice, a beguiling game of tiles, a manuscript that no one will ever read, a demon in the kitchen, a witch behind a window, a serial killer in a shack, a ghost in a well...
Collected Short Stories volume I
Price: Free! Words: 64,700. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
 Pearl Singleton, a forest ranger at the Pemberton Wildlife Preserve, is going to show eighteen year old Shawn Mariano her Osborne Smoke Finder, all six varieties of New England ferns, a beaver dam, and something he never bargained for.  A straight-laced ex-nun must decide what to do with a stolen Sony Trinitron TV. The arrival of a Russian Jew in the apartment complex where she lives resolves
Sheffield Shorts
Price: Free! Words: 50,540. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sheffield Shorts is a collection of short stories, poetry and first chapters that showcase emerging literary talent from the city of Sheffield. With work from eleven authors, from a variety of genres, readers are bound to find a story they enjoy in this collection.
Something to Stem the Diminishing
Price: Free! Words: 41,420. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This short story and essay collection examines regret, love, loss, and literature.
Ordinary Things
Price: Free! Words: 63,220. Language: Australian English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An abducted child lives in a car on the roads of America. In Japan an old woman begs in a computer game arcade. In Mexico the lords of the underworld challenge the living to a deadly game. In Kinshasa a former child soldier sells drugs to survive while in Australia a man struggles to raise a kid between fast food, amphetamines and brushes with suicide.
Heureusement que vous êtes là Cécile!
Price: Free! Words: 74,150. Language: French. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Elle est belle, jeune et intelligente. Lui, est beau, riche et dominateur. Il cache au plus profond de son être, des blessures dont elle rêve de le délivrer. Son amour et sa..... STOP !!!!!! Combien de fois avez vous vu ou lu ce scénario ? Heureusement, Cécile est là !
The Tale of the Sakabula Bird
Price: Free! Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A successful artist in the autumn of his who has been living as a recluse meets a stranger one night at his regular watering hole in the bar of the Masonic Hotel in Boksburg. The stranger becomes intrigued by the eccentric artist and ends up spending the night listening to a strange and fascinating story about an incredibly beautiful woman who was a communist in the liberation struggle.
The Healing Place
Price: Free! Words: 126,810. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At 32, Franz Kane is owner-director of The Healing Place, appealing to an appreciative and ever-growing clientele seeking remedies for stress and formulae for fulfilment. The Healing Place has also been Franz’s escape from the past. But now, as one crisis after another challenges his own priorities, Franz has to decide whether it’s worth risking everything for the truth.
Ella
Price: Free! Words: 51,810. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Stella is about a young woman’s struggle to survive during the Great Depression, confronted with abuse, poverty and the consequences of her own passionate choices.
The Dateless Diary of An Unknown Person
Price: Free! Words: 67,390. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Classics
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
A law graduate, disowned and turned out by his father, while living in a Kafkaesque world of Franz Kafka, struggles against absurdity and worthlessness of life and comes across a dateless diary of an unknown person and comes to know about the quest of that unknown author of the diary for the peacock tribe people and their mysterious peacock tantra (rituals). A novel writen on many levels.