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My Five Stages of Grief: Poetry Anthology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
My Five Stages of Grief: Poetry Anthology by Darren Heart is an emotional chronicle of the author's ten year journey of recovery and healing from the grief and the overwhelming sense of loss caused by the tragic deaths of his long term partner, and shortly afterwards, his step son. Contains 45 original emotional, and thought provoking, short poems, capturing the author's raw emotions.
A Husband Makes Things Easier
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Price: Free! Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Short story about a conversation between two people during a snowstorm.
The Dog's Philosopher - The Living Veranda
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: Australian English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Julie has decided she is having a cocktail party on her father’s wooden veranda for her 21st birthday. But her father’s home doesn’t have a wooden veranda. Not yet, anyway. Read on to see how Julie’s birthday wish not only comes true, but how it creates an enhanced life for her, for her dad and for many others, for years to come. Don’t miss this next instalment in The Dog’s Philosopher series.
I, Putin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,230. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
I, Putin is a multi-award-winning, Amazon Kindle Top 100 best-selling, original, historical fiction novel about Vladimir Putin. What decision is so harrowing that it changes Russian President Vladimir Putin forever? Discover what motivates the man behind Russia. Is he the cold, ruthless leader you know, or is he...human?
Time Frame
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Western Grebe Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the narrator strolls the dock at the yacht club he finds himself in a situation more weird than he could ever have imagined. Nor could he have imagined it would involve a long-time friend and cause him to tell lies to cancel a dinner date. The reader will have much to ponder. For a long time.
Chasing the Strawberry Moon, Hitchhiking (for girls)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,710. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Two teen-age girls hitchhike cross country to escape an arranged marriage one of their fathers has decreed. They encounter all sorts of people along the way—some benevolent, some decidedly not. In coping with the adversity they find at every turn, they discover the meaning of love and friendship, betrayal and reconciliation, self-reliance and interdependence. A compelling true-life adventure.
Talking To My Walls
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,550. Language: American English. Published: March 7, 2014 and represented by UC Poika. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A fictional account of an ordinary man's unique life. 68 year old Gary Lee Cartier has recently had a life crisis that stands his life on its ear and sits pondering in his rented room in California the cause of some of the his life starting as a young child on an isolated Minnesota farm . He comes to the conclusion that although much of his life was not always positive he has largely succeeded.
The 16th Song
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,120. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The 16th Song is a book about a young man making mistakes and how the mistakes follow him despite his success as a song writer. Set mainly in the turbulent Paris if the late 1950's, it tells of how random acts of violence, unconnected with the victims, can distort a life forever.
Jo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,630. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Cursed because he could foresee, but never prevent death, Jo Bailey discovered how to make money using his curse, and eventually used that money to start a church. This is the story of Jo as told by the people who loved him, as well as by the people who hated and tried to kill him. It is a fictional work in the guise of reality.
Huey: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
The ocean is not an easy place to live. With starvation and predators waiting around every corner, it can be a hard life, even if you are a twenty-foot great white killing machine. This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Cruel and Swift Instruments of Nature.
Mémoires de Mammouth
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Price: $4.61 USD. Words: 86,180. Language: French. Published: February 1, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Félix Halsmann, enseignant de français lambda, raconte. Quoi ? Sa vie, dans ce livre de vie. À travers colères, lâchetés, éclairs de courage, espoirs, tendresses, son récit combine son métier présent, son expérience passée, et sa vie personnelle, car il n’y a pas que l’école, il y a aussi l’amour, faudrait pas oublier.
Bloomed
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
William Cooper returns to his grandparents' farm for the first time in 20 years, a farm he remembers from his youth as "a magical place that stood as a cornerstone in my life." Not only a place to bury his father but also to reawaken his lost self.William falls back in time to when he and his brother Joseph visited the farm for the last time, where he faces the one ghost that still haunts him.
Passin Time at West Side High
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Price: Free! Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Short story about a student named Kwinton Jones and the inner city high school he attends
In the Belly of the Beast
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You set the price! Words: 12,550. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Thomas McAndrew is a stoker on the maiden voyage of a Royal Mail Steamer; the biggest and finest to fly the British flag. Thomas is disturbed by unspoken thoughts of foreboding and dread, a fear of something bad. A fire in one of the giant coal bunkers is hastening their passage across the icy North Atlantic and their course for a fateful meeting.
Saturday Night Dance Club
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Price: Free! Words: 67,900. 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.
Till Tomorrow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,710. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
David Mugisha, a popular athlete, faces ruin after an accident leaves him crippled for life. With the help of his foster sister, he battles with the demons of his past. Having surrounded himself with superficial friends and put his entire future plans in athletics, he is left alone and without money.
The Seven Year Laowai
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You set the price! Words: 8,760. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An ESL teacher's recollections of the seven years he spent teaching English in Wuhan, China. From the alcoholism which led him there to the nasty power games that pushed him out, The Seven Year Laowai provides an unflinching look at the lives of ESL teachers in the smoggy never-never land of Wuhan, China.
The Samurai Poet
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,770. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ishikawa Jozan wanted nothing more than to be a samurai like his father and grandfather. When an act of overzealousness costs him his position, he tries to serve his lord as a Confucian scholar. Once Ishikawa becomes entangled in political intrigues beyond his control, he discovers that the life of a hermitic literati can be just as dangerous as that of a warrior.
Catarinices
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,600. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
É um livro de crônicas, cartas e memórias da relação entre pai e filha, separados pelo tempo, afeto e culturas diferentes, mas na mesma língua e sentimento.
Clara
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,760. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
In 1883 Clara left her home in Indiana and everything she had ever known to go with her young husband and small child to establish a home and raise a family in Kansas. Her strength to face the hardships she encounters there comes from her indomitable spirit, her sense of humor, and her devout faith.