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Fred's Funeral
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fred Sadler just died of old age. It’s 1986, seventy years after he marched off to WWI. Fred's ghost hovers near the ceiling. To Fred’s dismay, the arrangement of his funeral falls to his sister-in-law, Viola. As she dominates the remembrance of Fred, he agonizes over his inability to set the record straight. Fred’s memories clash with Viola’s version as the family gathers to pay their respects.
Getting Gay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.13 from 15 reviews)
Noah Henderson's mother marries a man she met on the internet and his life becomes much different. He is moved to Utah and baptized. When he meets Chase, Nick, and Andrew, he does not know the true horror of what they had in store for him. Getting Gay is a book about religious extremism; overcoming sexual assault; and coming of age. A sometime soul wrenching, and other times heart warming read.
Coyote Dances With Fire.
Price: $1.00 USD. (Free!) Words: 16,590. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Literature » Literary
An Apache Indian unravels a scheme that would've allowed fracking on his reservation.
Chrysalis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A retelling of Kafka's Metamorphosis set in the internet age.
Protected Contact
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017 by Wordrunner eChapbooks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Seven stories explore the vibrant and troubling connections between people and the worlds they delight in, be it nature, art or literature -- ranging from the cloning of a woolly mammoth to a romantic encounter in a London bookstore.
Skin Song
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
"[A] medical student who is anything but ordinary... Kyla has a strange gift: she can hear skin songs. To her, a person's skin has a song and each person sounds differently. On arriving at med school she finds herself in a quandary: does the skin song continue after death? Mixing mystery in with sheer humanity and splendid characterization, Yuan-Innes's story is a delight." -Alicia Curtis
The Gifts We Keep
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,350. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"The Gifts We Keep" is the story of a family forever changed by the arrival of a young Native Alaskan girl. As they come together, new alliances are forged and old secrets are forced to the surface, weaving together questions of identity, forgiveness, and the bravery it takes to open our true selves to the ones we love.
Joe's Smoke & News
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011 by Mendicant Bookworks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A subtle, nostalgic, and haunting vision of loyalty, lust, and loneliness in 1950s Indiana--written by small press legend Doug Draime, and presented by mendicant bookworks.
Complete Child
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,400. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of literary short fiction, Complete Child looks at a variety of contemporary urbanites who find sometimes the only way past a baffling situation is through it.
There Lived in Baghdad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,360. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Against the background of the US invasion of Iraq in 2003, the story follows the life of two people. Sameera Begum lives in Baghdad at a time when it is being bombed to smithereens. Mike Pettee, a young marine in the United States Army is on his way to Baghdad, to see action in his first war. This is a story of these two people. Two people whose lives moved on paths destined to meet at a crossroad
Pilot
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: American English. Published: January 10, 2017 by Robin Wyatt Dunn. Categories: Fiction » Transgressional fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is not America or Europe but a toroid; because geometry is a drug. Sit down and listen to our tale of Vărzăreştii Noi:
Stingers
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Thirteen year old James Clarke is always being picked on in school. He hates sports, and he particularly hates Stingers, a schoolyard game in which children throw tennis balls at each other. The other kids always seem to throw the ball harder, when it's at him. One day, James' mom phones the school to try and put a stop to the bullying, but it only gets worse.
Diana's Diary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,160. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the steamy jungles of colonial Africa, the search is on for a brother’s grave, a mother’s lost discoveries, a legendary treasure city, and a worthy mate.
Doktor Dejavü (hekayə)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: Azerbaijani (North Azeri, Latin script). Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
Kitab çətin və ziddiyyətli xarakterli insanların düşdükləri çıxılmaz vəziyyətdə keçirdikləri hisslər barədə bir hekayədən ibarətdir.
Fender: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,270. Language: American English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
A man in mourning travels across the country with his dog. But will the open road lead him to new beginnings?
Irrevocable Acts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A fearless grandmother, a reclusive landscaper, and a pot-smoking professor take a daring journey in order to navigate their obligation to protect future generations from the ravages of climate change.
Bursting at the Seams – a Collection of Short Stories by Lucy Barge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
10 great stories by the budding young author, Lucy Barge. What happens when a foolish teen digs herself back into the hole she’d just dug herself out of? A Jewish boy is led to his doom? Two star-crossed lovers strive to cross the dividing barrier? And a young lost girl finds herself in the custody of her evil aunt?
The Termite Queen: Volume One: The Speaking of the Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,320. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the 30th century, an off-world expedition brings back a giant termite with a behavior that suggests intelligence. During the planning for a first-contact expedition, Kaitrin Oliva, a linguistic anthropologist, falls in love with the entomologist-leader, a complex man hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, civil discord is brewing on the termite planet as the Queen's Chamberlain plots a murder ...
Qış paltosu (hekayə)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: Azerbaijani (North Azeri, Latin script). Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
Kitab sevdiyi işlə məşğul olan bir kişi və taleyinə gülən bir mehriban qadının sevgi, xəyanət, ayrılıq və ümidləri barədə bir hekayədən ibarətdir.
Korsakoff Blight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,250. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Upon inheriting the home of his deceased father, Korsakoff Blight embarks on a bizarre journey into the center of the creative soul.

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