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Pengally
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,920. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
This is the story of Victoria Pendine and the family home, Pengally, that she comes back to again and again. At ninety years of age she decides to review her work, revisiting through her paintings the memories of the extraordinary events of her life: her three marriages, her narrow escape from Germany, her loves, and the sustaining joy that her grandchildren have provided.
Skull White: A Retold Fairy Tale
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Series: Legends of the Fairytale Kingdom, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by WPF Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
In the Fairytale Kingdom, a woman wishes for a girl with skin as white as snow, cheeks as red as blood, and hair as black as her ebony window frame. Unfortunately, the incompetent fairy misunderstands, and gives her a child with bones as white as snow, eyes as red as blood, and a heart as black as the ebony window-frame. Thus, Skull White is born.
Pitiless as the Sun
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 104,270. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
At the height of the Cold War, Scott Shoemaker, a think-tank scientist, helps craft a nuclear strategy to blunt a terrifying Soviet missile. Simultaneously, he sets out to find Sara, his lost lover. He trails the beautiful, doomed actress across a shattered 1970s landscape of drugs, easy pleasures and phony prophets. Scott’s search leads him deep into himself—and to a place called Jonestown.
A Sharply Struck E7
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 32,420. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Committing to Rock and Roll means committing to rage, rebellion and excess. For Rock guitarist Moss, these concepts have become his marrow. To some, he is unmatched in electrifying an audience. To others, Moss would be better off if he electrocuted himself plugging in his guitar. Moss himself would agree with both sentiments. Wild, sardonic and intensely vivid, E7 electrifies the reader.
The Ewe Lamb
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,360. Language: British English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Judith and Alice are childhood friends at school in the Yorkshire Dales but when Judith leaves to have a career in London and Alice stays at home to help on the farm it seems that they have nothing in common. But when disaster strikes they are able to help each other in a way that nobody else can, the bonds of old friendship proving stronger than a difference in life styles.
Out of the Blue
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,280. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Midwestern library clerk Sylvia Gardner is infatuated with an English actor after watching him on a PBS drama. For two years, she researches Alexander Thorpe's life and career, saving her money to travel to his Cotswolds village, intent on meeting him. What happens when they finally get together?
The People Trafficker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,970. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The People Trafficker offers a unique insight into the dark world of a business that seemingly functions under the protection of political, commercial and personal financial interests. From Bangkok to England, from Hong Kong to Australia and Cambodia, the revelations are extraordinary. The characters are fictional, but their systems and organisational schemes are real.
Stories of Spirits
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by THG StarDragon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Five short stories of dragon spirits and ancestors, in a Japanese milleau. Some are set in ancient times, others are more modern. Each short story that has new vocabulary has a mini-glossary of Japanese terms that were utilized. Includes: "Ancestors," "Dragon Dance," "So Close, So Far," "Dark and Light," and "Watcher."
Catharsis, Legend of the Lemurians (Earth Keepers Chronicle 1)
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Price: $1.10 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(4.63 from 8 reviews)
Karma can be a beautiful maiden or a bitch... Lemurians, Atlanteans... The beautiful Catharsians share the planet with another race, the Uglies. Being ugly is considered a contagious disease, and the Uglies are herded into a reservation, where they live out their drudgery behind an electric fence...until the ultimate disaster strikes. Will it bring to light everyone's true beauty and ugliness?
Propositum
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,580. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Inside a rich landscape of the failing Roman Republic and a tumultuous Jewish population is an ambitious and visionary ex-Senator who conspires with Paul of Tarsus to create something… better. This provocative historical novel melds the birth of Christianity with recent scholarly works and delivers a shocking, but plausible, story of Christianity’s formation and the Christ myth.
How to Impersonate a Man
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Mahli Malthus Milton Dawson's idyllic childhood is suddenly interrupted by the untimely loss of his father. Dawson recounts his father's life, passing, and the effect of the loss on the people in his life. He contemplates love, life, death, grief, and he reflects on what it means to become the man of the house.
Il Punto più Vicino al Cielo
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Price: $3.78 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: Italian. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Marcello Mastroianni, in una intervista televisiva ad Enzo Biagi, avvenuta un paio d’anni prima della morte, alla domanda “Quale film vorrebbe interpretare” rispose che avrebbe voluto interpretare Tarzan. Un vecchio Tarzan nel mondo di oggi. E questo, per puro caso, è proprio il “leitmotiv” del romanzo “Il punto più vicino al cielo”.
Opening the Gate; Short Stories & Poetry
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Opening the Gate is a collection of five short stories and five poems by author Wes Rehberg, some which include fictionalized biographical elements and as well draw from his experience as a print journalist and social justice activist. Story titles: "The Enduring," "The Fog," "Scooter," "Tina's Nicaragua Story," and "Jail Birds." Two poems and one story appeared in literary journals.
Point of View
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
"Our disagreement has a natural explanation. I am a single girl, full of complications, dreams, ambitions, and poetry; you are already a woman of the house, a calm and happy wife, soon to be a mother; you see things through a different lens."
American Dead
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Price: Free! Words: 90,250. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of a small town in America. It is a Gothic literary novel which traces the intersecting narratives of six residents of an Upstate New York trailer park. When one of them stumbles upon a young man's body in the woods, it sets them all down a path leading ever deeper into the grotesque underbelly of their decaying community.
Straight
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Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A short story about a lonesome cowboy and his faithful horse.
Thickness of Blood
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 63,680. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
George is obsessed with finding the man who raped his daughter. Searching the southern states in the 1970s, he tracks down James but also finds Lila, another girl victimized by his daughter’s rapist. George holds himself responsible for not getting there sooner, not preventing Lila from becoming pregnant at fifteen and exiled by her family. Unable to abandon her, George gives Lila a new home.
Training Wheels
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,730. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the wild summer of 1974, fifteen year old Kevin Copeland falls madly in love with the wrong girl at the worst time. His dream girl is a stunning knockout, but she’s also the bold and seductive daughter of the threatening, other woman in his father’s life. Kevin’s journey into first love becomes a perilous adventure that forces both families to face the realities of their misguided decisions.
Lilies Among Thorns
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 101,860. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
Lily, taken from a sheltered life into the harsh world of prostitution loses hope in a God she had once been told loved her. She befriends Lillian a witty runaway who escaped an early marriage only to find out that the place she had always dreamed of could also be cold and mean; and Shade who is so deep in her abyss she doesn’t believe there is a way out.
Sidereal Days The History of Rock and Roll A Romance (In One Volume)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 174,180. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Meet the Sparrows…and Bo Diddley, the Cookies, Patsy Cline, Bob Dylan, Ed Sullivan, the Beatles and more as they navigate through their Sidereal Days in the early ‘60s, writing, recording and performing their rock and roll music. Sidereal Days The History of Rock and Roll A Romance. Books 1-2-3-4 now complete in one volume.