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The Raven King by Nora Sakavic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,410. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Book 2; follows The Foxhole Court. The Foxes are a fractured mess, but their latest disaster might be the miracle they've always needed to come together as a team. If Neil can get through Andrew's personal barriers, they might have a fighting chance this season, but Neil is running out of time. Riko is intent on destroying Neil's fragile new life, and the Foxes have just become collateral damage.
Lead Tears by Wes Payton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,390. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire(5.00 from 1 review)
Lead Tears tells the story of a lost soul named Vert and his search for purpose. He works as a Witness, which is a "new and necessary profession" in the near future. Witnesses are paid observers who document important events in reports written from their unique perspectives. Vert grapples with the absurdities of his lucrative line of work as he encounters people living lives they loathe.
One Summer Season: A young man's brutal baptism into love and baseball by Chris Metteer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,130. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
R.W. Clay has the world on a string. He is a hometown hero who can hit the baseball a country mile. Major colleges salivate to have him, and pro scouts follow each at-bat. He steps into an adult world that doesn't care about hometown heroes. No challenges are tougher than women who want him for different reasons and an opposing pitcher known as Muy Mal Hombre. Yes, life is a brutal teacher.
The Johnny Moss Room by Ellen Kesend
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,270. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
It takes a lot of guts to be Merv Moss's daughter and even more to love him. In this dramedy about the complicated bonds between fathers and daughters,17-year-old budding film genius Lilo Moss struggles to touch the grace and forgiveness that will lead her to come to terms with her outrageous ex-comic dad before it's too late. Set in 1960s New York and Miami, when all the world was changing.
You Could Make a Life by Taylor Fitzpatrick
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,210. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Dan Riley didn't go into the NHL wanting to be the first out player, but things don't always go as planned. Dan is smart enough to know that, and smart enough to know falling in love with a teammate is a similarly terrible plan, but maybe not smart enough to avoid falling anyway.
The Holy City II: Rise in Power by Micheal F. Blake
Series: The Holy City, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,200. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Delphine Publications. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Marcus Williams, the eldest of the two brothers, rose through the rankings of his sophisticated street organization. With a blink of an eye Marcus found himself up against jealousy, envy, and frenimies within the Nation he devoted his life to.
Een korte geschiedenis van de angst (confessies van een vluchteling) by Antonije Nino Zalica
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,400. Language: Dutch. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
De confessies van een vluchteling vervat in een bundel verhalen die zich afspelen in de periode vanaf de millenniumwisseling tot nu - de resultante van het zelfonderzoek van een vluchteling en de afspiegeling van de wereld om hem heen.
Tupelo Honey by Lis Anna-Langston
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,330. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A humorous, unconventional family yarn about a young girl navigating a hardscrabble upbringing in northern Mississippi. Meet Tupelo Honey. She divinely lays out the framework and quirky intricacies of growing up in a house only “slightly better than an orphanage,” A loveable, engaging, original voice, Tupelo brightens this accomplished tale of dysfunction. ~ Publishers Weekly
The Minister's Daughter (Book 4 in The Sovereign Series) by Jennifer Wixson
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 100,310. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
After a tragic loss a young woman grudgingly returns to her hometown of Sovereign, Maine and finds the life -- and love-- for which she's searched across the globe.
A hullámlovas by Szabolcs Radnóthy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: Hungarian. Published: December 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Hősünk átlagos irodista egy átlagos városban. Élete rutinszerű szürkeségben telik, amikor egyik nap egy cetlit talál a vigaszdíjként megvásárolt, porlepte szörfdeszkáján. Azt hiszi, csak tréfa, de a rajta szereplő rövid, két soros üzenet igazi telitalálat. Értetlenségét legyőzi a kíváncsiság, és amikor eszébe jutnak az utcájában végigmenő távhővezetékek, úgy dönt, hogy rálép a deszkára.
The Gilded Age, A Time Travel by Lisa Mason
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,490. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The classic time travel to 1895. A New York Times Notable Book. A New York Public Library Recommended Book. Zhu Wong, from 500 years in the future, must travel to 1895 to rescue a Chinese slave girl. She falls in love with the troubled heir to a fading fortune and becomes indentured to the most notorious madam in San Francisco. The choices she makes affect the future and her own life or death.
God Save The Taxman by Glen Dennis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,690. Language: Australian English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Alf Goodman and Godfrey Whitmore don’t know each other yet, but they are both hearing voices. Strange forces are at work to bring them dramatically together to reveal Alf’s simple tax plan that has someone in a position of power very worried.
Know Not Why: A Novel by Hannah Johnson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Howie gets a job at a hokey arts ‘n crafts store to meet girls. Instead, he meets Arthur. Sure, Arthur is smart and charming and has distractingly magnificent eyelashes, but there’s no getting away from one troublesome fact: he’s a dude. And Howie, who’s spent the past twenty-two years being strictly unexceptional, isn’t about to shake up his whole (mediocre) existence now. ... Right?
Full Tide by Andrew J. Heller
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 119,230. Language: American English. Published: December 24, 2015 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
An alternative history of the First World War and subsequent events, exploring what might have happened if the Kaiser had decided not to invade Belgium and had attacked Russia instead. This is a compilation of the three books in the Gray Tide series, with additional material and photos included.
The Show by Lawrence H. Sola
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 129,560. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
He worked hard, played hard, and was referred to as the Peter Pan Man, set to be a star in the industry he adored. After his third promotion in four years, he was granted a rare bright future tag that only two executives, with very different agendas, were aware of.
Clarence Olgibee by Alan S. Kessler
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 147,510. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history(3.00 from 1 review)
It starts with a murder. In 1974, 17-year-old Jimmy Tate Sullivan watched his two friends bludgeon to death a black man. Sentenced to life for abetting the crime, Sullivan is initiated into a white- supremacist church by a fellow convict, once the best friend of an African-American teenager, Clarence Olgibee.
Finding Land: Stories of Japan by Marian Pierce
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general(5.00 from 1 review)
A Jewish girl from Cleveland meets a pregnant Texas belle over dried squid in a Tokyo grocery store. Their common ground? Both newlyweds, married to Japanese men. Despite being unable to decipher the maps in Tokyo's train stations well enough to know where they're going, they set off on a quest to find land. Will they find space for themselves, in a place where there's none?
Barefoot in the City of Broken Dreams by Brent Hartinger
Series: Russel Middlebrook: The Futon Years, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Russel Middlebrook, gay and 24, has moved to Los Angeles with his boyfriend to try to make it as a screenwriter. But working in Hollywood isn't anything like it is in the movies, and Russel grows increasingly desperate to learn the secret to Tinseltown success. A "new adult" companion novel to 2014's The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know, by the author of the gay teen classic, Geography Club.
Once a Drover by Jerry Guin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,350. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Trouble seems to find Sam Hall, no matter how he tries to avoid it, from St. Louis to Fort Worth and the wide plains in between. But when Sam comes home to Texas to see after his aunt’s spread, he’s determined to settle down. Fate says differently when a woman in need of his help turns up unexpectedly. No matter what his good intentions were, he must take up his gun once more to save her life.