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Thirst: A Collection of Short Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,010. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011 by Full Court Press. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Thirst is a collection of short stories where jaunty, lusty, creepy, quirky characters, all needful, discover what they want is not what they get. A man obsessed with terrorism, a woman in an abusive marriage, a secret forced into the open are a few of the dilemmas faced by desperate characters reaching blind. Included in Thirst is the award-winning story "DMV".
Storm Poet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
It hasn’t rained in Michigan in weeks. Billy Forché’s parents are worried they will lose their farm. Billy is glad when his rainmaker uncle Andrew comes to the farm to dry out and bring rain. Billy’s father thinks it’s all fairy tales and nonsense, but Billy and his mother hope the storm poet can do his magic and save them all. (This story originally appeared in Asimov's Science Fiction magazine)
Three for Calvary
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jerusalem. Beneath the Roman Praetorium, in the dungeons, three men lie in chains, awaiting execution: Dismas, a thief, perhaps the greatest thief in all history - who stole Paradise even as he suffered the death penalty. Gestas, a man who may die as he has lived. And Jesus bar Abbas, held for murder and sedition, of whom so little is known, so much surmised... even to the present day.
Down and Off
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
People are not always the people you thought they were. Life, never runs the course you had planned. If only you could turn it all off.
Theory of a Tramp
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Olivia discovers a racy text message on her husband's phone and plots his murder while subconsciously plotting her own.
Eye Of The Storm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Michael and Wade are amateur storm chasers. When Hurricane Roman, a Category 5 storm, bears down on a city on the east coast, they find a great vantage point from which to film the severe tropical storm in an abandoned apartment building right on the beach. As the storm escalates and batters the city, their fear is matched only by their growing excitement.
Kvaliteta
Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: Croatian. Published: April 23, 2011 by Marko Maras. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
"Znao sam ga od malih nogu, jer je izrađivao čizme za mojega oca"... tako počinje kratka i dirljiva priča o propasti jednog svijeta. Braća Gessler postolari su starog kova koji rade čizme bolje od ikoga, ali to više nije dovoljno čak ni da prežive... Pisac priče, engleski nobelovac John Galsworthy, inače je najpoznatiji po "Sagi o Forsyteima".
Put s Kolona
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: Croatian. Published: April 22, 2011 by Marko Maras. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Stari gospodin Lucas putuje s kćerkom i prijateljima po Grčkoj, kad odjednom naiđe na neobično drvo iz kojeg izvire voda. Starac ulazi u šuplje deblo i unutra nalazi zavjetne darove... Ovu čarobnu i tužnu priču o starosti i sudbini napisao je 1911. godine veliki engleski pisac E. M. Forster ("Soba s pogledom", "Howards End").
One Last Thought
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Life and death emergency onboard a submarine and the effects it has on a small portion of the crew
Decisions
Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(3.00 from 1 review)
A mother will do anything to protect her child. This short story provided for your quick reading entertainment by Claire Collins, author of the Romantic Suspense novels, "Images of Betrayal", and "Fate and Destiny".
Le terrier
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: French. Published: April 18, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Le terrier n’est pas un refuge, il est une impasse dans laquelle se développe une sorte de névrose qui fait toute la misère du protagoniste-animal, un endroit où personne n’a le droit de rentrer, où il se sent chez lui, et qui au fil du récit devient un monde inférieur livré à un danger terrible où l’adversaire sans forme ni visage n’en est que plus redoutable.
2 GB μόνο
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: Greek. Published: April 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Φτάνουν 2GB, για να θάψουν μια ολόκληρη ζωή; 2GB μόνο; "«Είμαι ο Ιωάννης Δ. Σήμερα τέλειωσε η καταγραφή της ζωής μου και ο ενταφιασμός της σ΄αυτό το σκληρό δίσκο." Δεκατρείς μικρές ιστορίες απ΄ τον Τομάζο Παγώνη...
Duft von Apfelsinen
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,410. Language: German. Published: April 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Celeste, Sohn eines Sklavenhändlers aus Spanien, Lavenia, Tochter eines einfachen Apfelsinen-Händlers und Silvia, Tochter einer Sklavin und des Vaters von Celeste, sind die Hauptprotagonisten. Schönheit, Sinnlichkeit und Verführung lassen diese drei immer wieder Wege gehen, die sie tiefer in die Abgründe ihrer Seelen führen.
Mfalme Lia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: Swahili. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Mfalme Lia, tafsiri ya hadithi ya Kiswahili ya hadithi ya 'King Lear', kama ilivyosimuliwa upya na Charles na Mary Lamb, toka kwa tamthiliya iliyotungwa na William Shakespeare. Hadithi za Uswahilini. * King Lear, 'Tales from Shakespeare' Swahili translation.
What She Needs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,700. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011 by Heart Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A mother's love may be destructive or effective to build her child. The balance is a never ending struggle of give and take, but what if take, outweighs? Then chaos presides.
The Lady of the Wall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by Untapped Resources Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In this spectacular short story you will hear the real story of The Lady of the Wall. Follow the path of a hardworking deckhand that is emotionally crushed by the woman that he loves. This amazing author places us in the story and shows us how John defied death to commit his act of revenge.
You Can Have Mine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Heart Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Just because you want something and it happens to belong to someone else, does mean that you have to eliminate the competition to get it. A destructive manipulative woman attempts to extract what she wants.
Danse Macabre
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,660. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011 by Combustoica. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
New Orleans, August 2005. The lives of a ballet dancer, a reporter, a psychiatrist, and a voodoo queen intersect and overlap in the shadow of a stalker and a serial killer... and all the while, a bad wind named Katrina is headed their way. Written by Robert Mayer, acclaimed author of Superfolks, The Dreams of Ada, and Combustoica's The Ferret's Tale.
Of No Consequence
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011 by Heart Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Even though we would like to think poverty is not a shame, women alone with children still face horrors of life. In this story, a servant suffers at the hand of others.
DIRECTIVES OF A SILENT FORCE
Price: Free! Words: 156,130. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The story is initially about the chance coming together of two Brisbane families in the seventies - the first, and larger, group headed by middle-aged Frank and Sylvia Bentley; the second headed by young Jim and Lee Davis.