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Making The A-List
By Tyne O'Connell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,020. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011. Category: Fiction
A hilarious bitchy romp set at the heart of the trendy London art scene. Saskia Williams' life is a series of comic scenarios. But now she's about to turn 30 and looking to achieve some of her goals, when in walks one of the richest and most attractive men in the world and buys a whole show... 'Crucial reading' Cosmopolitan
Michelangelo: the Man, his Works, his Legacy
By James Taylor-Foster
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011.
A compelling trip through all of Michelangelo's works that reside within the Vatican's walls with references to St. Peter's Basilica, his fresco cycle on the Sistine Chapel ceiling and the Last Judgment, as well as the Pietà and his sculptural work on Pope Julius II's tomb, this essay-drawn from personal experience-will be of interest to a well-read art historian or Renaissance art-lovers alike.
Eaglemont
By Anthony Noack
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Category: Fiction
A young boy spends a day wandering through the Melbourne suburb of Eaglemont interacting in his imagination with the historical figures who shaped it. Through the original inhabitants of the area, the artists of the Heidelberg School and the architect of the estate, Walter Burley Griffin, he seeks to learn all he can about the land around him.
The Painter’s Requiem
By L. Chambers-Wright
Price: Free! Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011 by Black House Books. Category: Fiction
He wants to see her again. He wants to help her, but his help has arrived far too late to save the beautiful woman with the mysterious life.
Through the Painting
By Stephanie Graber
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,860. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Category: Fiction
Zoe's grown up with the developing powers of reading thoughts, moving things without touching them, shape-shifting, and controlling fire, though she’s working on the “controlling” part. Although her powers have seemed to prove nothing more than a maturing problem her entire life, Zoe soon discovers that all gifts have a purpose and hers will take her to a world she could only imagine.
Bouquet of Flowers in a Vase, by Van Gogh
By Douglas Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction
Award Finalist story from a multi-award winning author. Maroch, an ex-CIA operative still haunted by the death of his wife, is hired by a former colleague to use his remote viewing skills to search for lost paintings. But Maroch finds much more than any of them bargained for: a painting by Vincent van Gogh that can't exist, a woman who can talk to the dead artist…and a way to change the past.
The Gallery is Now Presenting...:A Horror Story
By Rebecca M. Senese
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction
Excited for his first showing at the gallery, Craig Reardon accepts an offer of a congratulations dinner from celebrated artist Richard Damon. All goes well until Damon requests to see Craig’s paintings. Then he offers a critique Craig might not like. Or survive.
Sonoran Ruminations
By Gerald R. Stanek
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 53,690. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Category: Fiction
This short story collection set in the desert southwest features spiritual themes. What do terracotta suns have to do with racism? Is a little bliss worse than no bliss at all? Who is The Alchemist, the one turning things to gold, the one concocting elixirs, or the one seeking immortality?
The Twelve Days of Christmas as Scene in Maine
By Barbara Buza
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
"The Twelve Days of Christmas as Scene in Maine" is a beautiful picture book of paintings by artist Bran Buza and presents the legend of the Christian origins of "The Twelve Days of Christmas" with a State of Maine flavor. The traditional partridge in a pear tree is relocated in a pine tree in this whimsical retelling of this much loved Christmas song.
Still Life Paintings
By Karen Fowler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011 by QuirkyGurl Media. Category: Fiction
Still Life Paintings is a collection of three short stories, thematically linked by painting. This collection is 10,000 words in length and contains bonus material in the form of an an essay excerpt from the book Reflections on Motherhood as well.