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Welcome to my life by Mahnoor Iftikhar
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The story revolves around a young battered boy in the rural areas of Pakistan. He looks back at how he became the ruthless, manipulative man he is today. He offers no forgiveness to those who harmed him. Addressing his readers directly, he questions their thoughts. The powerful emotions the story is drenched in will surely push you to acknowledge the sad truth that is still prevalent in Pakistan.
Talking of Macbeth: Short stories by the Author of Lucy's Story: Autism and Other Adventures by Lucy Blackman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013 and represented by Mary Jane Blackman. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Although she grew up without speech and problems understanding other people, the author has given us six stories which show how speech patterns enrich narrative. Subjects range from mythical Greece to Australian life in the 1980s and include fictionalised portraits of Lucy herself as a person with autism. Read and enjoy.
Confessions of an alcoholic's son (English) by Werner Schmidt
Price: $7.53 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Inspirational
Gripping fragments of a life journey, as narrated by the son of a woman. A beautiful, talented woman, with one major shortcoming. Graphic, self-searching, emotionally laden, humorous at times. The narrator walks through his own life to commence his journey of healing. A death, a life, and interesting meetings with other alcoholics and liquor-affected people, open up a new world to the reader.
Where Is the Love? by Bill Rayburn
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Two brothers, lifelong combatants who have nonetheless forged ahead with their relationship, come to some kind of understanding while travelling along Scotland's North Sea.
Two Horizons by Hank Lawson
Price: Free! Words: 121,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Biographical(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?
Carpe Noctem by Emil Lemort
Price: Free! Words: 45,210. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
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.
Scamp by James Walton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013 by Robert Bell. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Scamp walked across the bridge. There was an old black and white dog waiting. He felt alone and in need of a friend. He needed to explain to someone. The waiting dog seemed friendly. He told the story of his short life. The old dog understood. This is a revised edition which has been updated and re-authored. There is more interaction between the two Scamps
Retablo of Ponce de León by Enrique Sánchez Goyanes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,940. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
San Juan de Puerto Rico, fall of 1520. Juan Ponce de León, conquistador and first governor of the island, plans his second voyage to Florida, discovered and named by him seven years previously. Officially, his aim is to found the first city in this territory, of which the Spanish Crown has appointed him as its Adelantado.
Des plages de Dunkerque aux rives de la Loire by Jean-François Capelle
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 55,820. Language: French. Published: February 27, 2013 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Ce récit romancé est un témoignage à la mémoire de ceux qui, tel que Julien, le père de l'auteur, se sont battus pour la liberté durant la Seconde Guerre mondiale, comme soldats, puis avec la Résistance.
Ten Ricky Huening Stories by P. R. Jimson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Days have a habit of piling up into weeks, weeks into months and months into years. Ricky Huening took life one day at a time, coming of age as the 60’s era closed. These ten stories touch his life at enlightening times.
Universe RSVP by Deborah Weetman
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Inspired by true events, this story highlights the mysterious motives of life. Why is life so brutal and yet so kind? Is everything determined by ‘fate’. This story tells of a tragedy that left a woman devastated and disillusioned with life. And yet, it injects hope, when, through a strange set of circumstances, this event leads her back to her one true love.
Five Ricky Huening Stories – Collection II by P. R. Jimson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Growing up has a lot of pain and a lot of lessons. Childhood provides a rich backdrop for adulthood and the sixties and seventies provided plenty of memories for Ricky Huening.
1963 by P. R. Jimson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The assassination of a President marked the beginning of a tumultuous decade. Life turns topsy turvy when Ricky moves to a new home on the day of the assassination of a President. This one eventful day left an indelible imprint on Ricky’s life.
No more Jobs by Marie David
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,000. Language: French. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Le 5 octobre 2011, Steve Jobs meurt. Ce roman imagine les derniers jours cet innovateur unique. Doutes, colères, dernières idées technologiques pour Apple... A quoi peut bien penser un génie à la fin de sa vie ?
People Are Like Peanuts by P. R. Jimson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The death of his grandfather devastated young Ricky. As he came to terms with death, it leads Ricky Huening to come to a new understanding of life. Death had touched Ricky’s life many times, but none quite so hard as his first exposure to it.
Дитя войны. Повести и рассказы by Игорь Малах
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,510. Language: Russian. Published: January 23, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Главный персонаж - эмигрант из Советского Союза живёт в немецком городе и работает смотрителем в местном Еврейском историческом музее. В первые дни войны ему, пятилетнему мальчику, вместе с родителями и двухлетней сестрой удалось за несколько часов до прихода немцев уехать из родного дома и под бомбами бежать на восток, на край света. В книгу вошли повести разных лет.
Clay Rockets by P. R. Jimson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
One magic day Ricky watched the first astronaut blast off into space. Ricky loved modeling clay. Using it he could make whatever he wanted. One day in early spring his fascination turned from making dinosaurs to building rockets.
I Took Panama: The Story of Philippe Bunau-Varilla by Rodolfo Leitón
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Biographical(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.