Literary

Original Books / Most Popular (This Week) / Page 4

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Most Popular

New Releases

Most Favorites

 

Category

Delete Literary

 

Range

All Time

This Month

This Week

 

Published

All Time

This Month

This Week

Today

 

Language

English (152)

French (83)

German (1)

Spanish (6)

Italian (7)

More options

Rattling Bones: Gathering Light

by theaatkinson

Rattling Bones is a collection of short stories with a dark edge. Meant for the chicklit reader who likes her fiction a little dark in places, it has a distinct literary flavor. The ideal reader doesn't mind...

The Tragedy of Macbeth, Part II: The Seed of Banquo

by Noah Lukeman

Ambition, intrigue, betrayal, murder. In 1610 The Tragedy of Macbeth was first performed . . . now 400 years later, the sequel. Ten years dead, Macbeth may lie in an uneasy grave, but the three witches who led...

Sybill Trelawney & the Unexpected Gift (Harry Potter for grown-ups)

by Squibstress

"You can't use your Gift, it uses you," Professor Dorsett tells Sybill, and over the years she finds out how lonely a Seer's life can be. But when she turns to drink to help her manage it, she finds help from...

God's Gift to Women (Literary Romance - EXCERPT)

by Stanford Friedman

I hope you will enjoy this excerpt from my enovel. For more excerpts or to purchase the entire ebook, visit: www.stanfordfriedman.com

It is the story of Scott, an egocentric New Yorker, and his attempt to complete...

Why I Document (Two Free Short Stories)

by Hallett German

These two very special short stories are a thank you gift to the readers that supported the author's effort throughout the year. This includes: * Why I document -- A reader wants to know why a particular prolific...

The Book of Kings and Queens

by Robert Earle

Brilliant but paranoid, Herod the Great does not kill Antipas, his natural son by Malthace the Samaritan, or Jesus, his illegitimate son by Mary of Bethlehem. But these are among the few family members who escape...

The Ghost on the Wall

by Tom Lichtenberg

"Jimmy Kruzel finally found true love where he least expected it, in the moldy corridor of an old hospital emergency room. The timing wasn't so good either. He'd been brought there to die. That should have been...

"KAFKA'S HAIRBRUSH" (STORY)

by Stefano Boscutti

Someone's having a bad hair day.

Anxious writer Franz K. waits for the pharmacy in Prague's old square to open so he can purchase a bottle of his favorite hair tonic. Why are they late? What is wrong with the...

Land of Balloons

by Jenue Brosinski

Chapter One – Island life. Yara remembers how much fun she used to have with her family and friends. She especially missed her cousin, Elsie, who was her guide and ally in every childhood mischief.

BOSCUTTI'S DON SIMPSON (NOVEL)

by Stefano Boscutti

Nothing succeeds like excess.

Outrageous Hollywood super producer Don Simpson wants to do something good with his life. But all the hookers and drug dealers and movie stars just keep getting in the way. Simpson...

Raisinheart

by Tom Lichtenberg

Three stories of a lonely youth. Jimmy Kruzel's bad luck is that his worst enemies are always his best friends, or is it the other way around, and that sometimes his darkest hours seem to come right after the...

Against the Current

by Ash Shields

An attempt at literary fiction in this modern day and age, Against the Current is Shields' first novel of (potentially) many. When prompted for a blurb, Shields responded with: "I'm not fond of blurbs. They...

The Snowman Maker

by Barbara Briggs Ward

Over the years, Ben and Ellie never had a problem communicating. So when Ben seems distant, Ellie's confused. Her instinct tells her it has something to do with the contents of an old cardboard box his father...

The Singing Loch

by Michael Graeme

Scott Matthews, a disillusioned city worker, finds himself drawn into a bizarre corporate conspiracy. From the ruthless greed of '80's London, to the austere beauty of Western Scotland, Scott begins to unravel...

No One Can Know

by Adrienne LaCava

Weary of Cold War politics, CIA operative Gabriel Haines can't wait to leave the Company life for a job on his friend's isolated Texas ranch. All he needs to do is go to Dallas and seal the deal. But when President...

The Teen Rebels, Episode 2

by Jacquel Chrissy May

Episode 2: "Even Worse" Josie Tremlett-Kahn and her uncle, Rajasthan Kalbrunner, get into a heated argument regarding Rajasthan's treatment of Josie's cousin, Trixie, while she, Seth, and Moira continue their...

Retribution

by Mike Ramon

A novelette. Paul’s daughter is taken when he leaves her alone for a few minutes at the park. He thinks he saw the man who took her, but not everybody believes his story. Ten years later Paul crosses paths...

Acts of Faith

by Clive Gilson

Ferdinand and Isabella failed in their attempt to defeat the Moors. The European Renaissance never happened. The Ottomans were not stopped at the gates of Vienna. Imagine a world turned upside down. Northern...

Improper Love Poems about Fruits

by Sarah E Melville

The anima of the garden. Forgotten, broken creatures, abundant flora, looming predators, wizards made of smoking glass, desire arching every back. Includes the poetry and prose: tuberculosis gardens the wizard...

Close to Nowhere

by Tom Lichtenberg

A haunted desk, a case of mistaken identity and ominous threats from mysterious strangers can be seriously annoying when all you want is to get your job done and go home to your family. Sometimes you just have...