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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.
El jugador
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,820. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Esta es un clásico autobiográfico en la que podemos asistir a dos sensaciones extremas: el juego y la apuesta como iluminación, como poesía por una parte; como un infierno insufrible y doloroso, por otra. Asimismo, el amor considerado como un mundo donde solo hay entrega y pasión; pero también como un espacio de recriminaciones, reproches y enemistad.
Liams revansch
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 75,540. Language: Swedish. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Liam föds med en extraordinär talang för att spela trumpet och spås en lysande framtid. Hans uppväxt kantas av svårigheter och han blir sviken av de personer som står honom närmast. Liams tröst blir trumpeten och de enda stunder han känner sig riktigt trygg är när han får spela på sitt instrument.
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.
Paula Voss | Der Neubeginn
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 63,810. Language: German. Published: October 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Ein missglückter Selbstmord ist, als würde man ein Taxi zum Flughafen besteigen und wird nach einer kurzen Fahrt um den Häuserblock wieder zu Hause abgesetzt.... das denkt Paula frustriert, als sie im Krankenhaus aufwacht und feststellt, dass sie noch am Leben ist.
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.
Paula Voss | Der Aufbruch
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 75,680. Language: German. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Achtundzwanzig Jahre lang verfolgt Paula das Ziel ein unabhängiges, erfolgreiches und glückliches Leben zu führen. Auf vielen Umwegen erreicht sie ihre Ziele, sie findet ihre Liebe und verwirklicht ihre Träume.
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.
Maya - Illusion: Behind The Smile, the Story of Lek, a Bar Girl in Pattaya
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Series: Behind The Smile, Book 3 ยท Thailand Books, Book 5. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 112,010. Language: British English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
This book picks up the story of Lek's life six or seven years further on. At forty-ish, it is time to take stock of her life. She looks back on her life and wonders whether it was all worth it. Should she feel bitter about what has happened to her or should she move on and try to forget her past? Should she try to erase it, whitewash it out, like so many women did or should she be proud of it?
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.
Der Engel und Sebastian
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: German. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Dies ist die Geschichte von Sebastian. Es wird beschrieben, wie er versucht, sein Leben in den Griff zu bekommen.
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.
Friend Request Intercepted
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 246,430. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Internet relationship goes haywire once it is discovered that world-reknown superstar diva in control of it all, is too, the one in control of hearing and watching all things that her lover does-that is...until she couldn't keep it her little secret any longer. Read what happens when the tables turn in this page-turner as we learn who is, and is not in control in this story of unexpected twists.