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The Gate - Things my Mother told me.
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,130. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010 by Inhousepress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
The Gate draws you in with subtlety, wit, compassion and faith. An intriguing and captivating look at the last sixty years of western culture that holds you even though we all know how her story is going to end. It will be of particular interest to people who experienced Alzheimer's or Dementia in their immediate family. "This is a jewel of a piece of writing…" [Kate Jones, USA]
Just Passing Through
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This is a collection of writings: journeys, places, lovers and friends; a magic knife, a motorcycle journey across France, a friendly werewolf, an exile and quiet hero, a bear hunting Crow Indian etre bien dans sa peau, and a meditation on beauty and death.
Kafka's Hairbrush
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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 clerk? Why can't he understand a word he says? "Kafka’s Hairbrush" is an analeptic literary love story. A little pick-me-up. Can the fretful writer ever settle his nerves?
Given Away, A Sicilian Upbringing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,050. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In Sicily,between Fascist Mussolini and Nazi Hitler's stronghold, a child is thrust into a world of personal strife and hardship and displaced in offensive living conditions.Though time heals most anything,there are unfathomable stories of the human experience that must be told and retold again so that history can find its peace. Given Away is a story that will touch the core soul of your being.
Deus Ex Machina
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Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A very short story about nothing in particular.
The Heroic Journey of Albert Bierstadt: Artist-Priest of the West
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 142,230. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A historical biography of the highest-paid and most controversial landscape artist in America after the Civil War.
Three Scars - J.D. Cutler and Michael Angel
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Scars can be markers. Markers of various kinds of sins that go before a fall. Let me tell you about three of my markers. Pride left the first mark. Envy the next. Vanity the deepest one. In the process of getting those scars, I’d tasted failure. I’d eaten crow. Between the two, I’d take the crow, which at least tastes like chicken. I can’t say that I mind.
The Bridge
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(5.00 from 1 review)
'The Bridge' follows the tale of a young man, who, through whatever fortune attaches itself to his life, finds himself homeless. In struggling to cope with these states of affair, he is forced to come to terms with the reality surrounding him and the lies which have created him.
Thunder
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Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
Her husband was a good friend of mine. I respected him, and would never betray him. Never. Or so I told myself often enough. Implored myself often enough. To no avail. For has the man, or woman, seen the light of day who can withstand desire right out of the original wrapping?
Two Horizons
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Price: Free! Words: 121,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Great Pyramid, rival priests, romance with a harem (perhaps royal) woman, and jealous Queen prey on God-king Khufu. In parallel to Khufu’s labors, Mehi labors to absolve his family’s crime by self-sacrifice as a pyramid worker. The crime also burdens his love for An-khi, a governor’s daughter who aspires to be governor herself. Will Mehi save Khufu from his enemies, including Mehi’s own brother?
Stephen King: A Primary Bibliography of the World's Most Popular Author, 2013 Revised Edition
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 158,050. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by Overlook Connection Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
(5.00 from 1 review)
[ 562 BOOK PAGES ] The newly revised 2013 edition of Stephen King: A Primary Bibliography of the World's Most Popular Author is the most comprehensive Stephen King Bibliography ever produced. Over 1450 separate entries, each with a description and full source data, from publication information to page numbers and More! Author Justin Brooks spent twelve years compiling this outstanding reference
This is a Collection
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You set the price! Words: 40,080. Language: British English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of short stories by the author T. Pascal. The first third of the book details thoughts and fiction about death and dying. The second second is a collection of short stories that may be funny or sweet. The last section is a collection of memoirs of the author's attempt to lose his virginity.
Olga - A Daughter's Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 51,440. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(4.76 from 17 reviews)
Based on a true story. Set in Kingston and England when Jamaica was the jewel in the crown of the British Empire, ‘Olga – A Daughter’s Tale’ is the saga of one family’s history, heritage and culture - obeah, a form of witchcraft. It is the story of an innocent young woman and how world events, personal tragedy and malicious intent all combined to separate her from her beloved family.
Hijacked Luxury Limo
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Series: The Life and Adventures of Pineapple Sam, Book 10. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Sam’s day starts out as yet another business trip stuck in a hotel. This seemingly normal night turns into a wild ride. This story proves that the world can change in a moment.
My Father's Hair
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Price: Free! Words: 320. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A son reminisces about his father.
I Took Panama: The Story of Philippe Bunau-Varilla
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Short novel based on the true story of a Frenchman who "invented" a country so the Panama Canal could be completed.
Einfach So, So Einfach
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: German. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
Kurzgeschichte aus Berlin. Schnell zu lesen, viel zu denken!
The Last Story I Will Ever Write About Her
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Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(4.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever been in love with a co-worker? Been obsessed with one person? Ever had a craving for potato chips while you ponder life? The unnamed main character in this tale...
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 910. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
The 21st letter of the English Alphabet talks about rivalry and self esteem within its fraternity and with other 'species'. The tinge of my narrative is biographical so I have classified my(u's) book that way. Cheerio !!!