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Dying to Live: An Amish Man Fakes His Death to Find His Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,270. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Based on a true story, one August night in 1996, an Amish man starts a bloody trail across the bedroom floor next to the double bed where his young wife sleeps soundly and disappears into the night. He is missing and presumed dead.
Santa Fe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A short story about a woman alone with her thoughts for an afternoon.
Last Mountain Dancer
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You set the price! Words: 158,520. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Carroll Ann Susco. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
From Booklist Colorful enough to inspire Michael Douglas' character, Grady Tripp, in the movie Wonder Boys, Kinder starts with the most interesting West Virginian available: himself. Suddenly, in pendulum swings between searing self-doubt and thoughtless bravado, Kinder is biting the neck of a high-school tormentor, or he is making love in a deserted chapel to a young girlfriend....
I Don't Believe In Sundays
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Confronted by his own mortality, Ben Richards must decide how he will spend his time before he shuffles off this mortal coil. He must deal with the big questions of faith and the afterlife, as well as the less important questions of 'Call of Duty' versus 'Halo'. They say it's not the destination, but the journey that is important - this is his journey.
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.
These Setting Suns
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Price: Free! Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
This short story is a telling of a few important days in the ordinary life of Ann Marie Jensen, a woman who lived during both World Wars and the Great Depression. Her few days include falling in love, starting a family, and losing loved ones. Her life is ordinary, yes, but that just means anyone can relate.
Stella
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,940. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Stella is inspired by Anais Nin's friendship with actress Luise Rainer and has been called one of Nin's "most thoroughly realized performances. She has taken the timeworn theme of the possessive female and examined it through her microscopic lens from new and interesting angles."
Omphaloskepsis
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Omphaloskepsis - a homework assignment by Liliya, Age 12 is a short story about what a young girl, Liliya, does over her summer, and the thoughts that the assignment given to her by her teacher has called up.
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.
Cabareteras. Registros de Santiago Solís
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Price: $8.25 USD. Words: 36,550. Language: Spanish. Published: May 31, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Fiction » Romance » Adult
El Tigre arranca con un acorde espeso, grave, aletargado, que resume oscuridad. Su zurda da miedo. Avanza con rigor de condenado hacia cuevas sin salida. Dice con su bandoneón lo que antes no se podía o era desconocido o intraducible. Sigue avanzando con la promesa, certificada en su ímpetu, de atorar y confundir núcleos que modifiquen pensamientos.
To Sharazad Whereever You Are
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,410. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The story of a woman who is married to a man who she believes is a traveling merchant, but is in reality, is the brutal dictator of a foreign kingdom.
Digging the Vein
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Digging the Vein is the stark, tragicomic debut novel from critically acclaimed novelist Tony O'Neill (Sick City, Down and Out on Murder Mile). It tells the autobiographical tale of a young man who arrives in Los Angeles following a brief-but-succesful career in music, only to succumb to the negative pleasures of heroin addiction. With an introductory essay by James "Million Little Pieces" Frey.
El día de San Juan
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 31,530. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2014 by Ediciones La Rana. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Patricia Norma narra en estas páginas cómo se vivió en Uriangato el ataque de los Chavistas, quienes –revolucionarios o bandoleros– toparon con la organización de sus pobladores. Desde los ojos de dos niños, y con la fuerza de las palabras emitidas desde el relato oral, descubrimos los elementos que conforman el carácter de los uriangatenses, gente sincera y trabajadora.
Expect It When You Least Expect It
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Price: Free! Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Short story about a teen during the mid 1980's and his job at a local grocery store.
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: 119,640. 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.