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The Scribe August 2016
Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Literary publication of the St. Louis Writers Guild
Come up a Cloud
Price: Free! Words: 86,780. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Good confronts evil in this novel that takes place in the immediate aftermath of a rampage killing in a small town. Survivors, family members of victims, and the parents of the killer must all learn to cope with each other and they try to come to terms with what happened. Meanwhile, the father of one of the shooting victims is returning to town in search of revenge.
Contemplations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,640. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by Gott Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
From dark to light, Contemplations is a collection of tales and poems about life which paint a vivid portrait of the human condition.
Queer Panics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Bram Stoker Award-winning author Norman Prentiss offers a queer collection of five horror tales: "The Shell (A Zombie Approximation)," "Interval," "The Transfer Student," "The Well-Adjusted Child," and the never-before-published story, "Panic." Introductory notes discuss publication history and comment on the queer themes explored in these unsettling, panic-filled tales.
Listen, You!
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Gerry takes a job to bring Laurie in, Bulljerk tells him to think it over. After all, ex-girlfriends make for tricky bounty runs. In a world overloaded with stimulation sometimes a guy just has to go after the girl. Listen, You! is one of fifteen quirky sci-fi stories from Aurealis Award finalist Sean Monaghan. Cover illustration by Grandfailure.
Neon Literary Magazine Issue Forty-Three
Series: Neon Literary Magazine. Price: Free! Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Featured creators in this edition of Neon Literary Magazine include Juliet Kinder, Lucas Shepherd, Thea Hawlin, Lynn Hoffman, Stephen Devereux, Karina Evans, Kelly Muskat, Lydia Armstrong, Faye Moorhouse Robert N Lee and Toby Penney. The cover image is by the award-winning young photographer Eleanor Leonne Bennett.
Bad Elements
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,750. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gary Alexander does it again, another experimental novel that will tickle your intellect while it plucks at your emotions. Using the periodical table as its framework, this story unfolds element by element. “You’ll have a hard time pigeonholing this book,” editorial director Hollis George said of Alexander’s last novel. “But you’ll be talking about this innovative work for weeks.
This Corpse is Full of Birds
You set the price! Words: 660. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The challenge: write a 200-word story inspired by the line "This corpse is full of birds".
First They Came...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
"The trick to passing is the same as any successful lie: stick as close to the truth as possible."
Parhelion Yes
Price: Free! Words: 201,120. Language: American English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Parhelion Yes is a dreamlike epic that combines vivid prose, a surreal setting, intense sincerity, lively characters, an emotional but ultimately uplifting aesthetic, and themes of guilt, life meaning, identity, sexuality, uncertainty, and loneliness to create a strange but touching molotov cocktail of twenty first century experience.