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Behind the Folding Fan
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 151,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a story of self-discovery and self-actualization. The main character, despite having realized the American Dream, is ill-at-ease in his cosmopolitan milieu. Sensing that something important is missing in his life, he hankers to relive experiences he once had in Asia. He naïvely seeks to renew, if not reinvent himself in Old Japan, which he considers his spiritual home.
Sangram Part 1-5 (Hindi)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,020. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
प्रभात का समय। सूर्य की सुनहरी किरणें खेतों और वृक्षों पर पड़ रही हैं। वृक्षपुंजों में पक्षियों का कलरव हो रहा है। बसंत ऋतु है। नई-नई कोपलें निकल रही हैं। खेतों में हरियाली छाई हुई है। कहीं-कहीं सरसों भी फूल रही है। शीत-बिंदु पौधों पर चमक रहे हैं। हलधर : अब और कोई बाधा न पड़े तो अबकी उपज अच्छी होगी। कैसी मोटी-मोटी बालें निकल रही हैं। राजेश्वरी : यह तुम्हारी कठिन तपस्या का फल है।
Take-off!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Book translation by Chris Parkinson This novella is based on the following principle: the same paragraph introduces three short stories each with a different ending. The business class cabin in a plane, a violent and windy rainstorm, a man in his seat with the adjoining seat unoccupied. Who is going to come and sit next to him and what will be the chain of events from then on?
Rebellion Book II: Book of Soung
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Series: Rebellion, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,810. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
What if the person you could trust the least was yourself? As old lies unravel, new deceptions are revealed and old insecurities resurface, can a love without trust survive?
Living on the Knife's Edge
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Price: Free! Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A romantic drama set in London, this is a contemporary short story about the uncertain business of living. On the knife's edge between love and tragedy, Adam Reid is a young doctor who finds that mending broken lives is not a vocation for the faint-hearted.
The Secret
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A dying man considers his one regret in life. He fights with his own fears over what his children might think of him if he were to tell them, fearing above all else that they would no longer love him. He decides it is time he sought closure, if nothing else, no matter the promises he once made to himself. And those he hurt.
Traversées des Limbes
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Price: $4.06 USD. Words: 36,760. Language: French. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Quinze nouvelles pour dire nos intimes métamorphoses en métissant les genres: ici une pincée de science-fiction, là un doigt de fantastique, et quelques chroniques de désillusions ponctuées de petits bonheurs, malgré tout.
Family Lies
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Series: Agustus Family Triolgy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,290. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Every family has secrets and the Augustus family is no exception. What happens in the family has always stayed in the family but as the world rushes toward World War II society is changing and when Sharon Chatsworth begins to hint about the Augustus secrets in her gossip column the family must face the secrets or be torn apart.
The Heart's Duty Collection
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Series: Spontaneous Choices. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 192,610. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Three generations of women who make choices fueled by passion, and others influenced by them are in THE HEART'S DUTY COLLECTION. Includes four novel length stories - from new to previously released. Collects DISCOVERING THE HEART'S DUTY, THE HEART'S DUTY, REDEFINING THE HEART'S DUTY, and TOUCH THE STARS - A STORY OF THE HEART'S DUTY. Part of the SPONTANEOUS CHOICES collection.
Hate Speech
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A powerful short story about a crumbling marriage a confused little boy. When his youngest son gets in trouble at school for using a word he doesn't even understand, Kevin begins to realize just how much his own actions affect his children. In one moment, Kevin questions everything he thought he understood about his relationships with his family, his wife, and his kids.
Turnbull: Based on a True Story
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Price: Free! Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Theo, a turn of the century, South Carolina Preacher's son came from barely anything. Eldred, raised by share cropper parents, came from even less. Their paths overlapped for decades until one ended up dead along a deserted road and the other was sentenced to 99 years in the Tennessee State Prison.
En laisse - Projet Bradbury, #43
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: French. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ferdinand est un humain modèle : chaque matin, il emprunte les transports en commun pour se laisser transbahuter jusqu'à son boulot, comprimé dans son costume trop serré et le coeur en miettes de s'être fait rattraper par le quotidien. Mais ce matin-là, une affiche placardée sur le quai le tire de sa somnolence : peut-on vraiment laisser toute responsabilité derrière soi pour changer de vie ?
Black Denim Lit #5: No Sleep Till Deadtown
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Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: Free! Words: 30,920. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Black Denim Lit #5 "No Sleep Till Deadtown": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BlackDenimLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together over a hundred pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Michael Haynes, Daniel Moore, Suzanne Burns, John Pace, Sarah Vernetti, Elaine Olund, Janet Slike, and Sean Monaghan
Toboggan in Clipper Grey
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Price: Free! Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A GREY CLIPPER LIGHTER is the unlikely protagonist of this little tale, travelling from one owner to the next, each with their own little story to tell: sometimes touching; sometimes dark; at other times dull; but invariably fleeting. The story of her heroic journey is told within 6,000 words.
A Family Almost Complete
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » Asian
Abhishek supports his son before the principal for throwing a stone at the bully and even helps him recover from depression. When his wife starts showing symptoms of Borderline Personality Disorder, he is exhausted with the challenge and is tempted to leave her for his own happiness.
Straight Men in Gay Bars
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,100. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
While seeking a juicier plot for his memoirs, Eric, an amateur philosopher and functioning alcoholic, pursues a liaison with a beautiful co-worker. This doesn’t sit well with his girlfriend, Jung Lee. Unable to decide between the two women, Eric turns to alcohol and attempts to drink away his guilt. Set in the Gay Village of Vancouver, during the turn of the millennium.
When the Prime Minister Sneezes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The prime minister has everything he needs. Bodyguards. A chauffeured limousine. And various assistants in charge of his appearance. He’ll need all the help he can get for his wife’s funeral. A story of grief and gleam. When The Prime Minister Sneezes: A Short Story.
All These Adoring Multitudes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Convinced of his talent and universal popularity, TV presenter Troy Lewis comes across a piece of hate mail and determines to find out what sort of person would send it to him. But will he find a shallow, maladjusted individual . . . or something else? A story of fame and delusion. All These Adoring Multitudes: A Short Story.
Snap
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Snap is a powerful collection of both short stories and flash fiction pieces. If you have little time but crave powerful writing, then look no further. Ceretto covers a host of subjects across many genres with his powerful voice. With literary style that is both fresh and unique, Ceretto hammers this small collection that will Snap you into attention.
The Author
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,650. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Priced Nostalgia. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
When Julianne writes a violent role in her play for her shy crush Leslie, she imagines she's letting him act out his secret desires. But the character she writes turns out to be more than her awkward classmate can handle and her words lead to tragedy. As the narrative peels back to reveal other angles and the layers of storytelling unravel around them, only one question remains: Who is The Author?