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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 » Literature » Biographical
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: $0.99 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.
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: $4.99 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: $6.49 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.
Clara and Mr. Tiffany - Behind the Story (Backstage Pass to Novels)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Behind the Story. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
If you're a fan of Clara and Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland and have a stomach that yearns for more, "Behind the Story" will be a most delightful surprise. Enjoy this basket full of treats made for readers like you! In this series, you will gain insight into the journey that Clara and Mr. Tiffany has been on for an unforgettable experience of the book you'll love.
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.