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Imaginary Friends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,240. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
‘Imaginary Friends’ is a book of engaging and insightful short stories by M D Curzon, the author of ‘Anticipation’. 'Imaginary Friends' includes the title story and a dozen others, from the experimental juvenilia of 'Space Stations and Weather Balloons' through to the beautifully refined 'One Thing in Light of Another'.
The Funerals at Christmas
You set the price! Words: 8,080. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Ballard Funeral is the consummate showman, and the consummate arsehole – he’s also dying. With the help of his witless aid George and his adopted son and cash-cow Edward, Ballard is assembling a televised funeral extravaganza to celebrate his impending death. The Funerals at Christmas is a blackly comic tale that has echoes of Bukowski, Brautigan and Carver – but with a unique London voice.
C. G. Standridge's New Earth Stories Volume 3
Series: C.G. Standridge's New Earth Stories, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,340. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This is the final installment of the sci-fi trilogy by ebook author C.G. Standridge. It is the conclusion, depicting the human survival in a quadrant of war and deceit, and the life of an improbable hero. The young man, David J. Carver, must now handle the truth of their rescue and unravel the old lies in order to safeguard the future of several races.
C.G. Standridge's New Earth Stories Volume II
Series: C.G. Standridge's New Earth Stories, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,990. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This is the second installment of the sci-fi trilogy by ebook author C.G. Standridge. It is a continuation, depicting the human struggle to survive in a quadrant of war and deceit. The young man, David J. Carver, must now learn the truth of their rescue and unravel the web of lies in order to safeguard the survival of the human race.
War Medal/Behind the FAT CHANCE - 2Shot#3
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Two more short stories by Pushcart and Best-of-the-Web nominee Hosho McCreesh.
Something That's True
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Mendicant Bookworks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A lonesome mechanic searches the dingy velvet of his small-town strip club for answers and for Something That's True. Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction by Hosho McCreesh.
Cooler than Jesus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,370. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Relationships are rekindled and old friendships are tested when Boone unexpectedly returns to Oklahoma under mysterious circumstances after living in New York for a year and appearing on a reality TV show. In the tradition of Don DeLillo and Raymond Carver, Cooler than Jesus is a novel about twenty-something Americans who are detached and jaded, but also still searching for purpose.
Please
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,250. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In short, sharp episodes, Please chronicles the life of a young man who drifts through a hallucinatory urban world filled with celebrity wannabes, addictive relationships and jobs that demand he become someone else. This terse, savage debut fuses the quiet desperation of Raymond Carver with the absurdity and media-savvy irony of Quentin Tarantino.