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Digital Hinduism
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A unique perspective on video games and what they might mean in the grander scheme of some people's lives. Another Simple Journey to an Odd Destination.
As I peep into my past - A short introductory anthology
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Poetry has never been a vessel for me to escape from the real world, it's been a destination to escape to.
Rise to Power
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Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The story of David as you have never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version. Notorious for his contradictions, David is seen by others as a gifted court entertainer, a successful captain in Saul’s army, a cunning fugitive, and a traitor leading a gang of felons. How does he see himself, during this first phase of his life?
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad: Text and Critical Introduction
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Series: Text and Critical Introduction. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 107,550. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Everything you need in one book! This is the perfect edition for the student or general reader providing, in a single volume, a comprehensive analysis of "Heart of Darkness". The book includes the full text, guiding questions, detailed notes, chapters on the biographical, historical, philosophical and literary background, a detailed commentary and an analysis of critical reaction to the text.
Free
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,510. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Since leaving home at the age of 18, Free has traveled the country trying to find a place to call home. Nothing seems to quell her sense of unrest. All the while her estranged brother Alfie is in her thoughts. Once she finds him, perhaps she''ll finally feel at home. But her world is filled with bad choices and temptations, and Free must rise above these in order to find her place.
Um Cravo na Igreja
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ela aguardou-o cá fora. Agarrou-se bem ao calor do seu casaco. Estava inebriada com o cheiro do seu homem. Ainda não se tinham abraçado, sentia que o tempo passava demasiado lento, estava quase a ponto de se expor na rua - arriscar-se-ia a uma multa, se preciso fosse.
O Mago
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 235,360. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lisboa, ano de 2010. Próximo do Natal, o inverno promete ser longo, frio e sombrio. Bernardo de Vila Nova, psicólogo e cidadão do mundo, não imaginava o que o esperava ao chegar a casa e sentar-se no velho sofá com um livro novo nas mãos.
Apricots in a Turkish Garden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This sparkling collection of ten short stories is similar to her other work in its deft narratives, sure characterizations, engaging dialogue and enchanting resolutions. Ironically, Apricots is also like Knowles’ other writing in that it is almost impossible to categorize. These tales draw the reader in through her seductive storytelling and summarily haunt the reader with her profound insights.
Esquiço
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 20,730. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
…Não mais haverá um tempo que se encontre comigo e eu deixe ir incólume, nunca mais. Agora, logo que o encontro vivo-o, consumo-o e quando ele quer ir, deixo… Mas comigo ficou a alma, o poder de fazer mais uma ruga, uma artrose, mas eu preciso deste tempo. Se não o consumir a minha vida vai-se, perde sentido, e o tempo aborrece-se de mim e parte de mim para outro.
Unkept
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Bannerwing Books. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Vienna and Heather navigate through a friendship born of circumstance, devised to assuage their ambivalence towards motherhood and their tenuous relationship with reality, discovering the art of forgiveness. With humor and poignancy, Ericka Clay’s debut novel, Unkept, explores the thorny landscape of childhood trauma and the ferocious politics between little girls—and the adults they become.
The Weeping Willow
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set against the background of the emergency in Malaya – ‘The Forgotten War’ – the story follows the fortunes of four teenagers: Alec and his younger sister Pat, the children of a British Army officer stationed in Malaya; and Ah Ying and her older brother Chau Kum, who live with their grandfather in one of the Resettlement or New Villages.
Not So Merry-Go-Round
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Everyone possesses secrets buried in their pasts. Secrets best left locked away where they belong. Simon was no different, he vowed that his secrets would never be revealed and he would take them with him to his grave. When he meets a gruesome and untimely death however, his wife and daughters realised there was a great deal they didn't know about the enigmatic Simon.
Writing This Ability: Parables and True Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
The stories in this collection represent more than just tear-jerking accounts of overcoming adversity and mislabeled disability, although I’ve told a few of those too. I’m more interested in exploring the potential of what we consider to be dis and ability through characters who are constrained by circumstance and societal expectation even as they fight against those limits.
The Honeydrop Tree: a novelette
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The lost community of Apistown trades honey with the outside world to survive. But its children do not know where the honored honey comes from—nor about the guilt the town must bear. Three friends set out to learn the truth. And their parents, guided by three mysterious matrons, must choose: protect their children or keep faith with the community. The truth will transform them all.
Cooper
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Price: Free! Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A Small Story About a Big Heart. Cooper came to live with us and filled our home with love.
Hermit
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Price: Free! Words: 420. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A kleptomaniac struggles to stop stealing from campsites.
The Poppy Field Diary
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,910. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sometimes it takes a moment Sometimes it takes a lifetime Sometimes a lifetime is not enough In the days before the Russian occupation, Kabul's golden age, a tenacious young Afghan woman began a journey that we all take at some point in our lives the journey to forgive. In an unyielding land, she discovered the grace that is within every heart.
The Resurrection of Osama bin Laden: A Novella
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
The author goes to Vegas to cover a Conference for Young Conservatives, but it’s a bust. He instead gets wrapped up in a much larger story, one that could bring down the presidency. Osama bin Laden is still alive. The author and his editor pick up the trail on the Vegas Strip, fend off rivals from Fox News, outmaneuver rogue agents of the CIA, and follow their leads to the outskirts of Khartoum.
Historias de trenes y tranvías
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 142,790. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Historia de amor en un escenario de recesión económica y financiera, en la España actual.
The Novelist: A Novella
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,400. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by TS Poetry Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Working for a living. That’s what the main character does in The Novelist. Secretly, she’s a poet who's trying to come to terms with who she really is and whether or not she has what it takes to be a novelist. An intriguing read for aspiring writers, blocked Creatives, or anyone who appreciates wit and wisdom about the literary world.