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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012 by please press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of writing by Felino A. Soriano, Peycho Kanev, and Steve Calamars; concept by Edward Wells II; design by Edward Wells II.
Whispering Crates
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 131,550. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Action thriller, science fiction, horror, historical romance – what kind of author could write them all? The title comes from an early computer-generated poem, so is the author human? Napoleon, ancient Egypt, Scottish punks, zombie monks, a long-lost Marlowe play and a CIA database going haywire are just some of the ingredients of this phantasmagoria.
Down at the End of the River
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,050. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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In these ten stories, Angus Woodward gives us a tour of south Louisiana as his characters tiptoe out of the corners into which they have painted themselves.
Snow Globe (Riverside Tale)
You set the price! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
2100 words. Fletcher Callow has experienced more than his share of misery. He takes solace in detective novels and his personal perspective on Riverside. He desires to be the hero of his story and to kiss the girl in the end. Now the only question is if she is real or a figment.
People Like Us (Part II)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,050. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
"And then I shot him in the face. It was pretty ugly." Pause. "The scene, I mean, not his face..." Following a series of bad judgements, Nicolas Keszthelyi finds himself alone and pursued by the police in the depths of the French countryside. In a final attempt to secure his freedom, he writes to the police and lays out his side of the story.
Lame Ducks
Price: Free! Words: 13,630. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A political noir set in L.A., Lame Ducks is the story of two unlikely friends who find kinship in their disenchantment, even as they find themselves in over their heads against the corrupt and powerful.
Blues in the Shadows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,070. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Blues in the Shadows collects for the first time the published short fiction of Canadian author Bruce Barber. These finely-crafted tales defy categorization into genre, but whether you are a fan of whimsy, fantasy, SF, magic realism, horror, or humour, you will find something here to delight and surprise you.
False Shadows: Eight Scott Drayco Mystery Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,060. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Scott Drayco had everything going: handsome, brilliant, a talented classical pianist. After a violent act scarred him, he turned to an FBI career and now freelances as a crime consultant, taking on cases others won't touch. From a suspected serial killer who plays mind games with Drayco, to murder and revenge at 20,000 feet, these 8 stories delve into dark mysteries of the human soul.
The Nut Hut
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,280. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In late January, 1971, eighteen-year-old Becky Decker reported for her first day of work at Byerley State Hospital and School, a state-run institution spoken of mostly in whispers. She hoped to make friends, and to "make a difference" in her very first job. What she found during that week was a world of heartbreak and hope in a universe that no longer exists.
Forgotten Songs of Avalain
Price: Free! Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The tragic story of how the Lethe, once the most beautiful and gifted of all the sons of man, became the pragmatic and sad people they are today.