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Let Me Tell You A Story While You Sleep
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young woman, newly arrived in London, finds herself drawn into a romance she wasn't looking for. Will this man prove her wrong about staying unattached, or is he going to be yet another empty promise?
The Murder on Via Belpoggio
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
"Everyone felt his own beloved person threatened," notes the narrator of Svevo's sarcastic tale of a bungling murderer on the loose in the city of Trieste.
Gutter Ball
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: American English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
(3.00 from 1 review)
John's got better things to do than find out who owns this bowling ball on his kitchen table, like find a job and buy food. If he can find out who owns the bowling ball, maybe he can find some way to pay his way.
One Night in Toronto
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bobby wakes up to shattering sounds like eight-inch cockroaches are throwing dishes off the kitchen shelves in his third-floor apartment. But it’s not roaches; it’s a pimp and hooker fighting on the sidewalk below his window. Bad. Getting worse. Nobody stopping it. Should he? He makes a stupid decision.
The Barn: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A timely piece of Americana for readers of literary fiction and the Southern Gothic genre. When George lost his wife, it nearly killed him. Now he has also lost his son. An accident compels George to share space with his son's widow, an African American woman, forcing him to confront his wife's legacy and the prejudice that has defined his family's past, to choose between nostalgia and the future.
Falling Rock
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Darcy is a rural mail carrier whose solitude is broken only when playing in her friends' band -- especially with the singer, Helen. Darcy is in love with her, but Helen is trapped in a contentious marriage for the sake of her disabled son. Darcy knows all she and Helen can have together is their music. That's enough, until an outsider reminds her that more is possible -- just not with Helen.
Gymee's Quest(ion)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This is the story of a boy in search of meaning – of the f-word. It’s an endearing story of adventure, coming of age, humor, relationships, suspense and collective lexistigmatosis. Guaranteed to entertain or your freedom back.
Hail Mary: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
Bill just can't stay away. Every day he opens the doors, walks down the aisle, and lights his candle. Then he talks to her. Does she hear him? Will she talk back? He's not sure, but he knows one thing. He'll wait until she does.
Standing Up to the Lions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Junni the antelope is convinced the lions are out to get her. Maybe she’s paranoid, maybe she’s not. Living in a land governed by nature’s rules, Junni does her best to change the world.
The Last AIDS Patient
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Tulabella Ruby Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Decades ago, a young man ran away from his family’s rural estate to the big city to find love and come out as gay. He returns years later to older relatives who are scared of him and one young nephew who wants to hear his story of love, lust, grief and loss and what it means to be a sole survivor in a land that has eradicated HIV and AIDS.
Right of Way
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Jim lives in fear of his neighbors. His daughter Annie lives in fear of him. His wife Linda tries to protect them both. But when Jim's paranoia turns violent, how long can Linda cover for him without taking herself and Annie down with him?
Branches - Three Stories About Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(4.00 from 1 review)
BRANCHES contains three short stories about family relationships by award winning author Joel Arnold; 'Korean Mother is Dying' 'A Hand to Hold' and ''Jump!' the Water Master Cried'. While mostly known for his horror and suspense, here author Joel Arnold presents a trio of emotionally charged literary shorts that just may leave you crying, cheering, or both.
A Riddle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"It is quite clear that one has not use for a person who as no I in a well ordered police state." ~ A Metaphysical Murder Mystery ~
The Fan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
A writer is contacted by a fan, but he does not know what he is in for. He has never had a fan before.
The Actor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen
(5.00 from 1 review)
If your father is an actor--and a very old one--it is hard to tell sometimes if he is telling the truth, or just playing a part. You never know.
The Haunted Garden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,370. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
What secrets lurk in the beautiful gardens of Briarwood? A woman exiled to a country house fears that her marriage may be falling apart as she tries to protect herself and two children who play in the gazebo from a sinister groundskeeper in this psychological ghost story.

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