Books tagged: short contemporary

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The German Housemate - A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00)
Ever have the misfortune of living under the same roof with an annoying, eccentric individual whose sight you couldn’t stand? Here is a story for you...
Mama Lisa'a Tribe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,870. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
These are the stories of a mother, her two children, and the many others who come to call her home their safe haven, and a worthy woman “Mama". Come follow them through an engaging story of love, life, and the meaning of family, as they all learn how to live life and be happy together…and sometimes apart. Updated and revised for content, with a new ending!
Reasons To Kill A Baby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Three short stories exploring the ifs of life through often bizarre narrative lenses.
High Hopes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: Australian English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
A short uplifting story for commuters and others who like a short story before bed. Meet Betty as she prepares for yet another job interview.
The Commute
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
A short story for commuters and others who want a quick uplifting story. Meet Mark as he travels home from work in the city of Brisbane on a hot summers day.
Vrtlog
Price: Free! Words: 18,310. Language: Croatian. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00)
Zbirka kratkih priča riječkog autora Gašperov Vlade, svojevrsne legende on-line kratkih priča kojima je pod svojim blog imenom Misko prisutan već godinama. Ova je knjiga izbor nekih ranijih tekstova. Kratke i eksplozivne, ove su priče odlično štivo i pitak izbor adrenalina, zabave i neobičnih situacija. Pravo osvježenje u vašoj on-line knjižnici.
His Story
Price: Free! Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
When his father dies, Greg Charmant’s mother becomes addicted to anti-depression medicine. The middle of three boys, he is taken by the state and put into the foster system. After his adult life falls apart, Greg decides to return to his childhood home, bringing his future, his present, and his past together, to help him be the man he wants to be, instead of the man Fate chooses.
The Thanatos Solution: A Cautionary Tale about the Near Dystopian Future
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Just a few years down the road, the new health-care plan is firmly entrenched. A new bill, Ethical Assessment of End-of Life Care, has also been enacted into law. And the authorities are ruthlessly implementing it throughout the land. The "thanatos solution" has arrived.
Five Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Five short fantasy stories, including the favourite, Enough is Enough Butternut.
Dismantle
Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00)
A week is a long time in politics. In diary format, one political candidate chronicles his drastic change of fortune as he goes from the potential Prime Minister to a pariah within his own party.