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La noche que Himmler conoció a Borges
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Price: Free! Words: 76,520. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Heinrich Himmler, Comandante en Jefe de las SS y mano derecha del Führer, es capturado al finalizar la guerra mundial. Tras la revisión médica en el cuartel general de Lüneburg, donde está retenido, aparece en una celda. Allí recibirá una visita inesperada.
Solomos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,750. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A biographical novel about the life and work of Dionysios Solomos, national poet of Greece.
Oliver Twist Again
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: Italian. Published: September 16, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Romanzo di un padre spiantato che di mestiere fa lo scrittore e delle sue trovate per rendere felice il proprio figlioletto.
The Autobiography of a Granada Cat as told to Harley White
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You set the price! Words: 21,090. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
We present to you The Autobiography of a Granada Cat as told to Harley White, The author weaves the tale of a stray cat inhabiting the steep winding, cobbled streets of the Albayzin, Granada. When an American expatriate couple adopts her, life events, art, history, vivid imagery and deep heart-felt experiences ensue to soak in, feel, suffer, and enjoy. A "must read" for all cat lovers. Color.
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 4, the Midwest
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Price: Free! Words: 26,550. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
50 Stories visits the Midwest in the same flavor of the previous three volumes, with a look at each state's culture woven throughout the tales. Ten states make up the Midwest tome, with love stories, investments gone bad and some dirty politics thrown in the mix. Ron Lessman's Truckhenge and catfish pond break the fiction mold with a look at his quirky place in Kansas. Approx. 26k words.
Saturday Night Dance Club
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Price: Free! Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Pearl's young world is shattered when Papa orders her to leave home. She takes with her the secret of catching Papa in the pantry with the maid. Pearl finds a job in the city. On weekends she heads downtown to the Canteen to volunteer as a "suitable young lady" to dance with the boys in uniform. Pearl considers this her patriotic duty --until Will sweeps her into his arms and heart.
Mutamenti
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Price: Free! Words: 41,970. Language: Italian. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Nel secolo scorso la società ha subito un radicale cambiamento di usi e costumi. Il libro è il racconto di questa trasformazione vista attraverso gli occhi dell’autore che narra di una bellissima avventura sportiva compiuta con il ping-pong.
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
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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.
The Blue Pen
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A homeless woman, Cleo, explains how she came to be this way to a famous magazine reporter, Parker.
Two Horizons
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Price: Free! Words: 121,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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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?
Carpe Noctem
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Price: Free! Words: 44,200. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Carpe Noctem is a dark, cynical, mildly Kafkaesque, psychogeographical travelogue of a misanthropic software engineer. A tragicomedy, with a few dashes of Angostura, a touch of cruciverbalism and a peppering of cynical verse. At the start of the book, we travel through a feverish nightmare. The core of the book reflects the vibe of our character's recuperation and just one night at his hotel.
Viva la vida (english version)
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Price: Free! Words: 110,670. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Warning: experimental translation (hybrid) Viva la vida it is the history of a trip. A trip undertaken for a long time in camper by five united friends, together from the times of the crayons to wax, to celebrate the marriage of one of them. The vacation, the goodbye to the bachelorhood that unrolls him along the roads of the whole Italy, becomes also however the point of turn for...
Garbo's Faces
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Price: Free! Words: 116,070. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Garbo's Faces tells the story of Nachiketa Krishnamurti, a boy raised in India by his paternal grandmother who teaches him to speak with snakes. His father, Jiddu, is a well-known Indian mystic who is rarely home. His mother is never discussed. When Nachiketa is 23, Jiddu reveals to him that his mother is the reclusive Swedish film star, “Harriet Brown” (a Greta Garbo alias).
Louisiana Rain
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Price: Free! Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Story about a spontanious road trip to New Orleans during the early 1990's.
The Greatest Discovery
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Price: Free! Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
The Greatest Discovery is a gentle, heart-warming novel about love, heartache, and miracles. With a beautifully written storyline, an emotional climax, and a surprise and thoughtful ending, The Greatest Discovery will leave readers uplifted, fulfilled, and pondering on its inspirational message of human potential and possibility.
Thank You and Good Night
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Price: Free! Words: 210,580. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Based closely on the multi-faceted and prolific life of Rod Serling, creator (and both head writer and host) of The Twilight Zone, Thank You and Good Night spans the rise and fall of a television icon. Through both narrative and script, Thank You and Good Night follows writer Emery Asher through the raucous, speculative, and complex world of home-screen celebrity in the early days of television.
Life After Life, Another Glimpse at Grief, 'Til Death--Never--Do US Part, a true tale of initiation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,610. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Orr relates, in straightforward prose, the ways in which her grief propels her into past-life regression therapy and alters her perception of her own spiritual path….Cathartic and emotionally relevant for readers who have recently suffered a loss —Kirkus Reviews
Escape from the South Fork and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 32,240. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
“If every person’s life story can fill a book, Redjeb Jordania's can fill a bookshelf. From the waters of Montauk to the mountains of the Caucasus and Paris in war times the brilliant stories in this collection take you on a whirlwind tour that open unexpected vistas and insights. With easy wit, irony and masterful description he brings us into his world to make us better understand our own.”
Quitting
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This is a phenomenal piece of fiction. It can be jarring at times but it is worth it. He takes you to a dangerous and perplexing place where you really don't want to go and certainly have no interest in staying. Yet, when you are finished the book, you treasure the journey. I saw the book and thought a book about an Economist couldn't possibly be interesting. I could not have been more wrong.
Blinded by the Sun
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Scott Ferarra is struggling to make it in the music industry. Suffering from bipolar disorder and sensing there is more to life than just the evenings of sex, drugs, and rock n’ roll, he desperately seeks ways to change his complacent routine. It is only after he falls for fellow rock singer Amanda Campbell that he realizes the magnitude of the challenge he's taken on.