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Cuento sobre cuento
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,250. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Essay » Literature
El cuento es quizá uno de los géneros literarios con mayor aceptación por el público en general por la brevedad y contundencia en las historias. No es fortuito que grandes plumas lo hayan cultivado. Cuento sobre cuento lleva al lector a un recorrido en torno a este género, con cuentos de gran manufactura y calidad literaria que lo remitirán a lo esencial de la prosa breve.
Thru Hell to No Heaven
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,200. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A road to Hell. Gamblers will all get there, each to their own personalized Hell. They will sink in filth; will lose their sense of morality, ethics and self-respect. Well, any respect. You think you’re not one of them? Have you ever been to a casino? Did you go back? This story is about a man, who fought this deadly addiction, came out on the other end not well, not ahead, but at least came out.
A Riddle For Love
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Series: Beyond Fairytales. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,210. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Once upon a time in outer space... A bio-engineer develops three identical androids and ends up falling in love with one of them when she takes on human properties and becomes sentient. But she and her sisters are destined for a high paying client. When the three are deactivated he must decipher a riddle to uncover which one is his love and then decide how to escape Mars with her.
Lori
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,610. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The sheltered, comfortable, liberal upbringing undergone by Lori did not prepare her for marriage into the difficult and quirky Chicago working-class family of her husband, Jerry. Alcoholism, infidelity, economic disaster, and a mother’s biggest heartbreak of all-a seriously ill child-imperil Lori’s world. A story with tragedies and triumphs to which every reader will be able to relate.
Power Over Death (The Legends of Arria, Volume 3)
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Series: Legends of Arria, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 161,310. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
As the town of Coe Baba recovers from a devastating massacre and prepares for a trial, Basha and his friends learn more about their magical powers and how to wield the legendary Swords of Arria. Yet doubts begin to surface about their capabilities as they face death and the darkness of Doomba’s shadows. The group begins to crack and splinter underneath the pressure. What power can overcome death?
A Balm in Gilead: A Novel
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 91,230. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Ten years after surviving an assault on a college campus, a woman is stunned to hear of a murder case with markings chillingly similar to her attack. This is the story of how a rape victim reluctantly heads down the path she most fears in the hope that she can find some measure of justice and, most of all, heal herself.
My Name is Kate and I Just Killed my Baby
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Price: Free! Words: 44,840. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Kate's journal begins with a very simple entry. "I like pizza and ice cream and going on dates and watching funny movies. I like to swim and text on my phone and go skiing in the winter. Oh, and there's one more thing you should know about me. I just killed my baby." Join Kate as she struggles with the aftermath of having an abortion, and the nightmare she never dreamed would follow.
The Great Timber Race
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,510. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The map of America is changing--no less so in the brawling Pacific Northwest, where powerful lumber barons pit their ambition against settlers who've staked their lives on land they've reclaimed from wilderness. Now, to expand their empire even further, the timber kings have declared a schooner race to the finish over raw, turbulent ocean. The stakes are a dazzling cache of gold and currency.
Shadow Catcher
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,260. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Matt Tierney and Wiley Jenkins risk their lives to rescue photographer Paddy Burke and his young assistant from an Apache massacre. There's gold, silver and copper--and danger aplenty--on the trail ahead, where politics and banditry make a dynamite mix that can blow the Arizona Territory sky-high. Only Matt's and Wiley's dead-aimed six guns, backed up by Paddy's newfangled, see-all camera, can b
I, Joaquin
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,720. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
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Joaquín Murrieta. To the Mexican people, he was a heroic patriot looking after their welfare. To the wealthy Gringos who owned California’s prosperous gold mines, he was a notorious bandit and murderer. With a band of loyal men and woman willing to kill and die for him, Joaquín took vengeance against his persecutors, until caught & executed. His revenge could not be extinguished, even in death.
Hounded
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,730. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Western
Hounded is a traditional western, the story of a young man tried and convicted of killing his mother. Innocent, he escapes to pursue the guilty man. A Texas Ranger sets his sights on both in a sometimes amusing but always fast-paced romp through the west reminiscent of “The Fugitive”. A love interest complicates the situation and a most interesting turn of events brings an end to the villain.
Wounded Heart
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,770. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Jake Tyler is a wounded warrior with a terrible secret. He has returned home to Pennsylvania, looking to pick up the pieces of his shattered life. Tessa Knight, a sheltered college freshman from Pittsburgh, is aching to begin hers. Is love enough? Can a warrior injured so grievously in war ever learn to feel again? Or are some wounds just too deep? Hailed as the next 'THE FAULT IN OUR STARS.'
La vita è una cosa seria
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,610. Language: Italian. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sara cresce in una famiglia dal forte stampo patriarcale. Sottoposta a un ferreo controllo, trascorre un'adolescenza priva di esperienze sentimentali; quando conosce Filippo scambia la sua possessività per quell'attenzione che lei non ha mai ricevuto da nessuno. Nonostante i dubbi che si accumulano nel corso dei mesi, Sara accetta di sposare Filippo.
Written For Someone
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Somewhere along the deserted road, a crumpled ball of papers was waiting to be found. Once found, it would change lives. 'Written for Someone’ is a short story series of 6 episodes; each depicting courage, love and their reciprocity. Author Preeti Pillai portrays how even the smallest of our words and acts can travel through the human chain to reach out to touch a life we don’t even know exists..
I Play the Mermaid Song
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,390. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Compulsive cross-dresser Richard has grown alienated from the conventional society of New Zealand. He has lived between two worlds – his public face of Richard the violinist, and his inner heart of Nora. He must peel off his past and his disguises, the patchwork of deceits and shadows that he has built up. But when he unpicks the threads of convention, music, and fantasy, what will be left?
What They Wrote: In Praise of Dark Fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
What They Wrote is a collection of introductions, articles, and reviews by Jack Ketchum of various horror novels and collections. Included here are introductions for works by Edward Lee, Stanley Wiater, Barry Hoffman, Kealan Patrick Burke, Thomas Tessier, P.D. Cacek, Lucy Taylor, Tim Lebbon, and T.M. Wright. Also included are reviews of two Stephen King novels and a John Carpenter movie.
Saffron
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by CyberWitch Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Marion Churchman, code name SAFFRON, is an assassin employed by the vengeance goddess Nemesis. She may have been trained by an elite academy and rubbed elbows with immortals for five years, but it’s not her dream job. Sent on a particularly tough run, Saffron has no idea that she herself is being stalked, and her life is in danger. She’s not as invincible as Nemesis makes her feel.
এলভিস ও অমলাসুন্দরী
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: Bengali. Published: July 4, 2014 by Bookpocket Publishers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
দু’জনেই বুড়ো হয়ে গিয়েছে। জরা গ্রাস করেছে দু’জনকেই । বাড়ীটার পলেস্তারা খসে গেছে জায়গায় জায়গায়। অনেক আগেই ধুয়ে গিয়েছে রঙ। সামান্য যেটুকু আছে তাতেও ভাগ বসিয়েছে আগাছার শিকড়। দোতলার বারান্দা খসে গেছে, খসে গেছে কার্নিশ। তবু দাঁড়িয়ে আছে। বহু প্রাচীন ইতিহাসের মত। রোদ বৃষ্টির দাগ শরীরে নিয়ে।
Two Sister (Hindi)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: Hindi. Published: July 3, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
दोनों बहनें दो साल के बाद एक तीसरे नातेदार के घर मिलीं और खूब रो-धोकर खुश हुईं तो बड़ी बहन रूपकुमारी ने देखा कि छोटी बहन रामदुलारी सिर से पाँव तक गहनों से लदी हुई है, कुछ उसका रंग खुल गया है, स्वभाव में कुछ गरिमा आ गयी है और बातचीत करने में ज्यादा चतुर हो गयी है। कीमती बनारसी साड़ी और बेलदार उन्नावी मखमल के जम्पर ने उसके रूप को और भी चमका दिया-वही रामदुलारी, लडक़पन में सिर के बाल खोले,
Srishti (Hindi)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: Hindi. Published: July 3, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
(अदन की वाटिका, तीसरे पहर का समय। एक बड़ा सांप अपना सिर फूलों की एक क्यारी में छिपाये हुए और अपने शरीर को एक वृक्ष की शाखाओं में लपेटे हुए पड़ा है। वृक्ष भलीभांति च़ चुका है, क्योंकि सृष्टि के दिन हमारे अनुमान से कहीं अधिक बड़े थे। सर्प उस व्यक्ति को नहीं दिखाई दे सकता जिसको उसकी विद्यमानता का ज्ञान नहीं है, क्योंकि उसके हरे और भूरे रंग के मेल से धोखा होता है।