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Corpus of a Siam Mosquito
You set the price! Words: 73,760. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This literary novel explores the life of Nawin Biangklang from poverty to rising Thai artist
firstwriter.com First Short Story Anthology
Price: Free! Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012 by JP&A Dyson. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00)
The winner and ten special commendations from the firstwriter.com First International Short Story Contest, which ran from 2004 to 2005.
Extremus Terra
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,200. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50)
As a tenuous truce among the peoples of Extremus Terra continues to border on a world war, Lucas Torinac is reluctantly allowed to begin his Quest, a passage into adulthood among his people. But as he attempts to navigate his way through an unforgiving world, Lucas begins to realize that even magic and the fantastic creatures he must face are not as threatening as the races of humanity itself.
1-877-Yes-Quit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,130. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One man's attempt to stop smoking spirals out of control when he meets someone special. Someone very special, someone who may not be real. Watch the conspiracy of love unfold as Manfry S. Hampton grapples with a meaningless day job, goes in search of his jacket, aspires to bar trivia greatness, and generally loses his mind in this vertiginous exploration of the meaning of compulsion.
Bayou Blues and Other Sorrows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,160. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
"Bayou Blues and Other Sorrows" is a collection of eight short stories and eight poems touching on issues that all may face at one time or another, from lost love to life changing crossroads to moments of pure happiness.
The Devil's Right Hand
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,130. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Meet Benton Garamond. He careens through the wet streets of downtown Vancouver on a collision course with a dirty lawyer. Meet Donovan Lo, former drug kingpin and not bad with the ladies if you ask him. He’s in hiding and has a plan to leave his empire for good. Now meet Sperro. He has a lot to say about his job, about Benton Garamond and about Donovan Lo. Sperro will be your tour guide.
Tidewater Moon
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.50)
Two homeless teenagers carve out a thin existence on a New England beach, preying on the tourist life around them as it preys on them. This literary "slice-of-life" short story is gritty and dark.
Cozy Bumpkin Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,880. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00)
Ten stories of rooted faith and flying pumpkins. Join Chief Leroy and his Yee-Haw Tribe as they defend the melting-pot of humanity from elite divisions of civilization. Will the tiny community of Simple survive? Will Destiny escape the evil grasp of Bigg City? Will Crabby Ina be abducted by aliens, or will Buster blow up yet another cow-pasture? The fate of the free world hangs in the balance.
Chicago Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,280. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the Chicago City Council goes on strike and good things happen all around the city, love is the last thing on the cynical minds of Robert Grabowski and Elise Callahan. Robert is worried about his job and his father's questionable political activities. Elise is determined to reclaim her old expat life in Paris. But thanks to the smooth-running city, fate has other things in store for them
The Heretic
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Benjamin was called "Simply Benjy" though he was anything but simple. When he spoke he did so with forethought and purpose. Yet, he could not silence the voice within his heart and mind which spoke all the time with impunity. "The Heretic" is about faith and the questions it imposes upon the believer. It is up to you, dear reader, to decide who truly is the heretic within this short story.