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Blues in the Shadows
By Bruce Barber
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,070. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction
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.
The Nut Hut
By Kathleen Taylor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,280. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction
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.
Hannah's Voice
By Robb Grindstaff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,080. Language: American English. Published: January 7, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction
Evolved Publishing presents "Hannah's Voice" by Robb Grindstaff. In his debut novel, Grindstaff captures the heartwarming and unique voice first of six-year-old Hannah, and later of the teenage Hannah, in a story sure to bring a smile to your face, and occasionally a tear. LITERARY FICTION
Forgotten Songs of Avalain
By Robert Cely
Price: Free! Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Bard and Book. Category: Fiction
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.
Desert Flower
By Angela Scott
Series: The Desert, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,630. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction
Bodies have a canny way of finding Samantha Jean Haggert--the first, the dead body of her mama; the second, a naked man in the middle of the Arizona desert. For Sam, dealing with one dead body in her lifetime was more than unfair. Two is downright cruel. Visit old friends in this harrowing sequel to "Desert Rice," in which Angela Scott brings back the characters so many readers have loved.
I Leered At The Carnage
By Eric Chase
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Fiction
A collection of 100 poems by Eric Chase. They are raw, gritty, unique and compelling.
Music of the Spheres: An Unfinished Journey
By Glenis Carlton
Price: $5.20 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
"The rain bounced off the bonnet of the car, the wipers working at a furious speed did little to improve my vision and reflected my inner agitation. Orange patches of light shed a comfortless glow on the road. As the red traffic lights loomed in the mist, I applied the brakes. Nothing happened. I pumped the pedal, and panicked."
The Scribe -- Winter 2013
By T.W. Fendley
Price: Free! Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
St. Louis Writers Guild presents The Scribe: Literary publication for writers, by writers
Overcast
By Lawrence Dagstine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction
It’s not every day that a 1920’s flying ace risks his life to bring a plane down safely for a little girl. But when a horribly disfigured Sal and Lillian land in the remote, snowy mountains of Montana, a friendship will occur, a bond like no other. As the winds blow and the snow accumulates, the pilot will do everything in his power to get this child down harsh ravines and rocky slopes.
A Hint of Truth
By Michael Kantor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Fiction
He lived, he breathed, he saw, and did all the normal things that normal people typically did and only worried about normal people problems. But after fourteen years of that, everything changed.