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Rangbhumi (Hindi)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 245,070. Language: Hindi. Published: June 26, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
शहर अमीरों के रहने और क्रय-विक्रय का स्थान है। उसके बाहर की भूमि उनके मनोरंजन और विनोद की जगह है। उसके मध्‍य भाग में उनके लड़कों की पाठशालाएँ और उनके मुकद़मेबाजी के अखाड़े होते हैं, जहाँ न्याय के बहाने गरीबों का गला घोंटा जाता है। शहर के आस-पास गरीबों की बस्तियाँ होती हैं। बनारस में पाँड़ेपुर ऐसी ही बस्ती है।
Srikanta (Hindi)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 227,470. Language: Hindi. Published: June 26, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
मेरी सारी जिन्दगी घूमने में ही बीती है। इस घुमक्कड़ जीवन के तीसरे पहर में खड़े होकर, उसके एक अध्याापक को सुनाते हुए, आज मुझे न जाने कितनी बातें याद आ रही हैं। यों घूमते-फिरते ही तो मैं बच्चे से बूढ़ा हुआ हूँ। अपने-पराए सभी के मुँह से अपने सम्बन्ध में केवल 'छि:-छि:' सुनते-सुनते मैं अपनी जिन्दगी को एक बड़ी भारी 'छि:-छि:' के सिवाय और कुछ भी नहीं समझ सका।
Karmabhumi (Hindi)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,270. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
हमारे स्कूलों और कॉलेजों में जिस तत्परता से फीस वसूल की जाती है, शायद मालगुजारी भी उतनी सख्ती से नहीं वसूल की जाती। महीने में एक दिन नियत कर दिया जाता है। उस दिन फीस का दाखिला होना अनिवार्य है। या तो फीस दीजिए, या नाम कटवाइए, या जब तक फीस न दाखिल हो, रोज कुछ जुर्माना दीजिए। कहीं-कहीं ऐसा भी नियम है कि उसी दिन फीस दुगुनी कर दी जाती है, और किसी दूसरी तारीख को दुगुनी फीस न दी तो नाम कट जाता है।
Gaban (Hindi)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,000. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
बरसात के दिन हैं, सावन का महीना । आकाश में सुनहरी घटाएँ छाई हुई हैं । रह - रहकर रिमझिम वर्षा होने लगती है । अभी तीसरा पहर है ; पर ऐसा मालूम हों रहा है, शाम हो गयी । आमों के बाग़ में झूला पड़ा हुआ है । लड़कियाँ भी झूल रहीं हैं और उनकी माताएँ भी । दो-चार झूल रहीं हैं, दो चार झुला रही हैं । कोई कजली गाने लगती है, कोई बारहमासा । इस ऋतु में महिलाओं की बाल-स्मृतियाँ भी जाग उठती हैं ।
The List
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 116,690. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The twenty-seven stories that constitute The List range over a broad swath of human dilemmas, catching the critical moment in a person's life when that life is jolted into change and is altered irrevocably.
Nightmare Along the River Nile: A Story of Twentieth Century Slavery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 138,940. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
When Edgar is on his way home to his mother after finishing high school exams, his bus is stopped by the rebels of the Lord’s Resistance Army. Along with other passengers, most of whom are students, Edgar is abducted. Things take a turn for the worse when, instead of being forced to become a soldier, he is sold into slavery. His friends find out and embark on a difficult mission to rescue him.
Vietnam Conscript
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,080. Language: Australian English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The Australian author has drawn on his experience and knowledge to present a drama of one woman and two young men - one militant and aggressive, the other a pacifist, who are conscripted and sent to fight in the jungle. The story of forced conscription to war in peacetime and its aftermath for generations is shown in compelling detail.
Tripping Into Mexico
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 160,570. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Tripping Into Mexico tells the adventures of Corsey Clamming as he travels through Canada, the USA, and Mexico. He writes of men released from prison, of self-destroying artists, homeless hitch-hikers, and more. Corsey believes in a world he consciously creates. Dirt, heat, blood, and beauty mix as Corsey seeks his muse, and follows the philosophy of, 'You create your own reality.'
The Three Queens - Book 3 of The Giza Trilogy
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 313,310. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
THE THREE QUEENS is a book about the life of the son of Pharaoh Khafre and grandson of Pharaoh Khufu - Pharaoh Menkaure, as well as his relationships with his three Queens. It covers the period from c.2532 B.C. through to c.2500 B.C. (the death of Shepseskaf, Menkaure’s son and heir). We only know the name of one of Menkaure’s queens – Khamererenebty II. The other two are a mystery. A clue to one
Ode to Boy: An Anthology of Same-Sex Attraction in Literature from Antiquity Through the First World War
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,920. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Gay & lesbian
A refreshingly readable collection of literature devoted to same-sex attraction from the ancient Greeks through the war poets. Includes works from Homer, Sappho, the Old Testament, Pindar, Plato, Catullus, Virgil, Horace, Plutarch, Ovid, Rumi, Hafiz, Michelangelo, Marlowe, Shakespeare, Byron, Disraeli, Thoreau, Melville, Whitman, Henry James, Wilde, Housman, Cather, Stein, Mann, Owen, & many more.
The Sphinx - Book 2 of the Giza Trilogy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 283,860. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
THE SPHINX is the fictional and epic novel about the son of Pharaoh Khufu. This son was Pharaoh Khafre who built the second largest pyramid on the Giza Plateau. He is also thought to be the builder of the mysterious Sphinx. Or was he? The novel is not only about the life of Pharaoh Khafre, his rule over Kemet and his many military conquests, but is also the story of the Sphinx. What did this
Miriam Was Here
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 105,320. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » African
A story about the ordeal of a beleaguered nation whose population have been going through untold sufferings since 1991 when their power was thwarted by the ruling clique of Eritrea led by a callous tyrant. It is a story of oppression, hostage taking, human trafficking and organ harvesting. It describes the agonies that the victims go through: rape, deprivation, torture and killing
Racing With The Rain
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,160. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Can one outrun the rain? Guyanese born Carl Dias receives news of his father augusto dying in Guyana. Back in Guiana, Carl belonged to the leftwing ruling party. His father, a businessman was in the Conservative party. Returning will reignite memories of the collapse of the political and social fabric of the colony, stoked by the Kennedy administration pressuring the Brits to oust the government.
Next
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,760. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by CSFG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
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The theme for CSFG’s next anthology is… well, ‘Next‘. Sequence. Succession. Cause and effect. What happened. Next. An anthology of Australian speculative fiction edited by Simon Petrie and Robert Porteous and published by the Canberra Speculative Fiction Guild.
The Fatal Empires
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 153,390. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The last decades of the 19th century: the European empires are competing to gobble up the rest of the earth. Their inborn “superiority” seems to guarantee success, and the “natives” will have to submit.
Short Stories
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,010. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A short story collection concerning the paranormal and horror.
La $a$katchewan [Saskatchewan}
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,300. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Involved in the early 1900's migration of French Canadians to an area of Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan, the characters battle themselves and the elements in the quest for the golden harvest of riches. The thrust of bumper crops and droughts, accidental deaths, and the dreams that brought them to this land collide and reconstruct themselves and their lives. Lust for wealth trumps relationships.
Contrappasso Magazine, Issue 2: International Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,750. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
CONTRAPPASSO is an independent biannual magazine of international writing published in Sydney, Australia. Issue 2 contains interviews with Elmore Leonard & Clive Sinclair. Contributors: Mimi Lipson, John Salazar, David Thomson, Paul Pax Andrews, Peter Doyle, Antigone Kefala, Chris Andrews, Mark O’Connor, Paolo Totaro, Paolo Fabrizio Iacuzzi, Floyd Salas, and others...
Shag v nikuda (Russian English edition)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 173,650. Language: Russian. Published: November 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Как может измениться жизнь в одно мгновенье знает только тот, кто через это прошёл. Ты делаешь шаг, всего один шаг, но этот шаг длинною в жизнь. Шаг между прошлым и будущим, которое не представлялось в самых дерзких мечтах. А может быть, такое будущее не было в твоих мечтах? Может быть, кто-то намечтал его за тебя? И тогда ты шагаешь в пустоту, в бездну и не знаешь, что ждёт впереди.
Rilla of Ingleside
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,940. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
Set almost a decade after Rainbow Valley, Europe is on the brink of the First World War, and Anne's youngest daughter Rilla is an irrepressible almost-15-year-old, excited about her first adult party and blissfully unaware of the chaos that the Western world is about to enter.