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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."
The Cake is a Lie
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Price: Free! Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Female characters are at the center of critically acclaimed author Richard Finney’s collection of emotionally charged Short Stories. The collection includes Seven unforgettable stories written by one of today’s most popular writers… about the things that matter in life – Connecting with those around us! Seven Stories. Seven impossible-to-guess twists. Seventeen thousand words of text.
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.
Wrestling Bears: Celtic Myths of Men and Their Passions
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,830. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Most conscious people will resist a comment that begins, “Gays (blacks, Chinese, engineers, whathaveyous) all of them are (fill in the blank.) However, it’s rare to hear a challenge to gender-based global statements such as “Women are intuitive” or “Men fix things” or any variant on the noxious polemic that “Men are from Mars, women are from Venus.”
A Man with Three Great German Shepherds . . . and 1000 troy ounces of gold
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,160. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Retired Navy Warrant Officer, Dan Martin, has three German Shepherds he's rescued and trained. After one of them saves a priest from a lunatic, Dan's dogs become famous, but fame attracts the IRS to come after Dan for all the gold he's saved and keeps off the books. Dan takes off for Idaho and a stirring, emotional conclusion follows.
Save Me, Rip Orion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,260. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
An abandoned house is set aflame. Roscoe stumbles upon evidence that reveals the arsonist’s next target. Evoking his childhood icon, the mighty Rip Orion, Roscoe decides to become the real life version of the superhero and apprehend the pyromaniac. However, the fantasy rapidly unravels when events don’t unfold in classic comic book fashion. To save the world, Roscoe must play the role of villain.
The Desert Siren
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,310. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
After Consuelo Johnson's husband leaves her, she comes awake to her true soul-full life by searching for a herd of mythical "sea" horses on her land in the Arizona borderlands.
Ronnie and Me
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Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The first time I saw Ronnie he was alone and looked forlorn. My name is Al. I like to think I'm a nice guy. People who know me say I'm a sucker for a sad story or woebegone looks. I won't deny it. That's why I decided to be a friend to Ronnie and cheer him up. Therein lies the tale.
Where There's a Will
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Where There's a Will is the final tale (#23) in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern folk and fairy tales. If you live by the internet then prepare to die by the internet, especially when you forsake kith and kin for cyber gratification.
Where the Grass is Greenest
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tom Bowler's story is #22 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern folk and fairy tales. Where the Grass is Greenest is a gentle meditation on one man's life-long quest to find the "right one".
Upwardly Mobile
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Upwardly Mobile is story #21 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern folk and fairy tales. You should never look a gift horse in the mouth - and woe betide you if you then try to drag it through a hedge backwards...
This Song is for You
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
This Song is for You is story #20 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern folk and fairy tales. This a story of evil doings and haunting melodies from the local radio station.
The Television Bride
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Television Bride is story #19 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern fairy and folk tales. It's all about "Dropped on your head" television - where ordinary folk are desperate to get in on the act...