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Vikramorvasiyam (Hindi)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: Hindi. Published: November 23, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
एक बार देवलोक की परम सुंदरी अप्सरा उर्वशी अपनी सखियों के साथ कुबेर के भवन से लौट रही थी। मार्ग में केशी दैत्य ने उन्हें देख लिया और तब उसे उसकी सखी चित्रलेखा सहित वह बीच रास्ते से ही पकड़ कर ले गया। यह देखकर दूसरी अप्सराएँ सहायता के लिए पुकारने लगीं, "आर्यों! जो कोई भी देवताओं का मित्र हो और आकाश में आ-जा सके, वह आकर हमारी रक्षा करें।" उसी समय प्रतिष्ठान देश के राजा पुरुरवा भगवान सूर्य की उपासना
Meghdoot (Hindi)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: Hindi. Published: November 23, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
1 कश्चित्‍कान्‍ताविरहगुरुणा स्‍वाधिकारात्‍प्रमत: शापेनास्‍तग्‍ड:मितमहिमा वर्षभोग्‍येण भर्तु:। यक्षश्‍चक्रे जनकतनयास्‍नानपुण्‍योदकेषु स्निग्‍धच्‍छायातरुषु वसतिं रामगिर्याश्रमेषु।। कोई यक्ष था। वह अपने काम में असावधान हुआ तो यक्षपति ने उसे शाप दिया कि वर्ष-भर पत्‍नी का भारी विरह सहो। इससे उसकी महिमा ढल गई। उसने रामगिरि के आश्रमों में बस्‍ती बनाई जहाँ घने छायादार
The Hauntings of Playing God
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 65,490. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Everyone is dead. All that remains is an old woman and a gymnasium full of unresponsive bodies. Each day, another storm approaches, threatening to destroy the building they call home. Each night, a series of nightmares leaves the woman screaming for help. Alone and overwhelmed, will the final member of the human race be thought of as a caretaker or as a monster?
The Immigrant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
You can't go home again. But, if you're Amina, blessed with few roots and bottomless wealth, it might be possible to recreate the home of childhood dreams in a new land…specifically at Brandon and Shelly’s Minnesota farm. Part of the "Prairie Noir" series, which starts with "Winter," continues with "The Agent" and "Dakota" and takes side trips with "Spring" and "Fall."
Price: Free! Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
He wants this to happen. She is reluctant. He wishes the probability of mutuality to get a last full-blown opportunity to attain fruition and ultimate utility. Her mind is unsure of the validity of the enterprise itself; even as she has nothing against him. Finally, the raw and core instincts of bodies are invited to preside over the missing probability of mutuality. Does it work?
The Stranglers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,110. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Between your last prayer and the snap of the rope there's no time for mercy… The first victim was cut down from a limb outside Fort Benton. The second, bound and strung up in Bear's Paw. Now, Deputy Page Murdock has discovered two more men swinging from a hanging tree among the aspens along the Missouri River. They aren't drifters. They aren't bandits. They're the law.
A Pequena Sereia
Series: Contos de Hans Christian Andersen. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
O Conto “A Pequena Sereia”, cujo nome no original é “Den lille Havfrue”, foi publicado pela primeira vez em 1837, trata da busca de uma jovem sereia pelo amor de um príncipe da superfície, com o que conquistaria uma alma imortal.
Light in the Gloaming
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,160. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A great mix of fantasy, adventure, and allegory for fans of Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, and George R.R. Martin. Desperate for power, Tryst has banished Prince Andor to an underground exile in the Gloaming. No man has escaped this dark city, but Andor is no ordinary man. Follow the two princes in this sweeping tale of crumbled alliances, transformation, and redemption. "Serious 'wow' factor..."
A Final Dance
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Light and shadow caught the dead seal pup beautifully. At first he looked nothing like what he was. He looked like a small, smooth, seal-shaped hillock of sand, a fine dune lovingly sculpted by the tide. The retreating sea still licked it now and then, as if not wanting to let go, proud of its creation, touching it, retreating, touching it, retreating, touching it.
Der Kreuzzug des Daniel Afron - Ein Roman
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 93,780. Language: German. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Der Kreuzzug des Daniel Afron
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,610. Language: British English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Inspired by a true life experience, this story of Flower leads us into the heart of a young woman who needs to endure an unexpected negative turn of her life. Only few years after her severe brain damage caused by a car accident, she is back into the surgery rooms. This time to fight the worst nightmare of our times. Cancer. Will she have the power to win? Twice? Join her on this unique journey!
Diary of a Madman
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 111,520. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol (1809-1852), although Russian, was born in the village of Sorochyntsi in the Poltava Oblast province of central Ukraine. He was never accepted by the Russian public as being completely Russian in his thinking and political ideology, and indeed he was not. Gogol's Ukrainian upbringing is most evident in his early works which draw heavily from Ukrainian culture and history.
La noche que Himmler conoció a Borges
Price: Free! Words: 76,520. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Heinrich Himmler, Comandante en Jefe de las SS y mano derecha del Führer, es capturado al finalizar la guerra mundial. Tras la revisión médica en el cuartel general de Lüneburg, donde está retenido, aparece en una celda. Allí recibirá una visita inesperada.
This Year in Word of the Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,030. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Literati Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
365 Stories Inspired By Our Peculiar Language. The Word of the Day project began as a writing exercise but soon became a valuable outlet for the author of The Wonderboy Serials to beat back depression after the dissolution of his marriage.
Random Shootings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,290. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
From mall shootings, school shootings, even military base shootings, this important new book offers a reflection on gun violence in America today and shows the impact it can have on a family. A crime reporter's son, adopted when he was nine after his birth parents die, is bullied in middle school. He grows up to become a disturbed young man with an uncommon fondness for guns.
Drugstore Cowboy Back Side of a Mirror
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,830. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Drugstore Cowboy, Backside Of The Mirror, it's 15 years later in the life of Bob Hughes. Things are very different for Bob. He's sober, off drugs. He goes to his steady job, goes to counseling, plays golf with Det. Gentry, his former nemesis, and lives with his mom...
Ashtrays to Jawbreakers: Christmas Edition
Series: Ashtrays to Jawbreakers. Price: Free! Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
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Stories that run the gamut of emotions and genres, from outright horror to more subtle drama. With a recurring theme of Christmas.
Uma Nova Esperança?
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 65,340. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 21, 2014 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sofia mudava de cidade para fugir do amor que a atraiçoara. Duarte perdera a esposa num trágico acidente de viação e o seu filho, Luís, deixara, praticamente, de falar por causa da perda repentina da mãe.
Marriage in Pride and Prejudice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
This is a scholarly essay about marriage expectations in the Regency period as expressed in Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. It explores the different relationships between the sexes in the novel, and what the options were for women who were not yet married during this period. Including photographs taken during a Jane Austen pilgrimage to England, it's a must read for all "Janites".
The 2000 N-I-G-G-A
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The 2000 N-I-G-G-A sings a singular song about Los Angeles, about his day and age, and about this Generation's view of it. Raswell isn't judging one race as opposed to another; instead he serves us all up black, white, rich, poor and simply says: Look at us. Vincent is 2000. He peels back the veneer and invites us all to look at ourselves, to much amusement and much horror.