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Last Mountain Dancer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 158,520. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Carroll Ann Susco. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
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
You set the price! Words: 21,090. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
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
Price: Free! Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,940. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: 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."
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 4, the Midwest
Price: Free! Words: 26,550. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
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
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 36,550. Language: Spanish. Published: May 31, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, 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.
Staff, Noches en el Continental
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,620. Language: Spanish. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Una pintura negra de humanos devorando y amando humanos en el subsuelo de Londres. Lo que vio el portero de noche.
Digging the Vein
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
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
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 31,530. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2014 by Ediciones La Rana. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Short story about a teen during the mid 1980's and his job at a local grocery store.
A Crack in Time/The Beast Within
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: British English. Published: May 8, 2014 by Clover Digital Media. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(5.00 from 18 reviews)
England 1851, Queen Victoria is on the throne, the year of the ‘Great Exhibition’ and the building of the Kings Cross Railway Station. ‘Big Ben’ hadn’t been constructed and London is filled with poor and destitute souls living in the filth of the slums. Can John Pitt survive these harsh conditions.
My Five Stages of Grief: Poetry Anthology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
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
Price: Free! Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Short story about a conversation between two people during a snowstorm.
The Dog's Philosopher - The Living Veranda
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: Australian English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,230. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
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)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,640. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,120. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
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.
Bluehart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,420. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Seven Hart, mysterious daughter of A. J. Bluehart, sets out to discover the source of her father’s contentment. Following audio tapes he recorded to preserve his memories, she uncovers a captivating life story, and solves, through her search, the riddle of her own happiness.