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Unshed Tears
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,060. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
This true-life novel was written in the aftermath of the Second World War and the author’s terrible experiences in a Nazi death camp. Only now has it been published for the first time.
The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,270. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
This e-book, by agreement with Galde Press, contains the entire contents of The Childhood of Sherlock Holmes by Mona Morstein and first published by Galde Press in 2000. The book has been repackaged as The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft. Morstein's original work was critically acclaimed. It is UCS PRESS' hope that this "repackaged" edition will widen the reading audience for this epic work.
Récits de Belkine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,110. Language: French. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
New French translation of Alexander Pushkin's masterpiece "Tales of Belkin". According to Vladimir Nabokov these were "the first short stories written in Russian of a permanent aesthetic value". Masterfully translated, the paragon of clear and captivating prose, each of these stories can be read as a complete miniature drama, but also as part of a complex and ironic whole with multiple meanings.
Canción desde la huida
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2012 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
El narrador nos va llevando de la mano en una historia de amor, posible en cualquier latitud del mundo, en un mundo postmoderno donde las relaciones humanas han dejado de ser lo simplistas que resultaban en siglos anteriores.
Winter White
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by HartshornPublishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Hvinde's stepmother truly is the fairest of them all, goddess of beauty and ruler of the kingdom. Her priests, however, think it's time to give somebody else a chance at the title of fairest, and at least one thinks Hvinde has a shot. What's a girl to do when she'd much rather play bridge with the guards than primp for others?
Khamsin, The Devil Wind of The Nile
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Series: Legends of the Winged Scarab, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 153,150. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 1 review)
This historical fiction saga was selected as an Editor’s Choice in the August 2012 of the prestigious Historical Novels Review. "...Borg’s narrative structure is as supple as it is strong; this is a big book in every way (except in your luggage: it’s a well-designed e-book), sprawling, ambitious, and marvelously executed. It’s enthusiastically recommended.”
A Hero Grows in Brooklyn
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Price: Free! Words: 48,990. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A Hero Grows in Brooklyn is a thrilling novel about Steve Marino, a junior high student seeking respect. Should he take after his violent father whose actions have flung his family into poverty? Or can he discover another way? Amidst swirling emotions, suddenly Steve discovers he must face the Skull Bones, a knife slashing gang. Armed only with courage, he takes on the challenge of his life.
Larks Monthly Review, February 2012
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,470. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Now in convenient e-edition Larks Fiction Magazine! Bringing you the best in today's best artists. In this issue: James Bambury, William J. White, Christopher Krull, Ron Koppelberger, Melodie Corrigall, Jerry Guarino, M. S. Palmer, Peter McMillan, and Charley Daveler.
Putz Of The Century
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,950. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Do you remember the ONE MOMENT that changed the direction of your life? Neither does Irving Rosen. He’s not even aware such a moment exists.
Under the Mask
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Helen wakes up one morning with an urge to get rid of her husband, Jerry. She kicks Jerry until he leaves. As she breaks dishes, lamps, dressers, and doors, Jerry looks for a way back into his house, but his efforts are complicated by a neighbor with the same destructive urges as Helen. As Helen and the neighbor destroy his house, Jerry has to fight them both if he wants his old life back.
Collages
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,200. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Collages is Anaïs Nin’s last work of fiction, and is, as the title suggests, a collection of interwoven stories. Collages is Nin’s most light-hearted writing, and, in that sense, is perhaps her most entertaining book. As Henry Miller commented, “The best of collages fall apart with time; these will not.”
Seduction of the Minotaur
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,920. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Seduction of the Minotaur is an example of Anaïs Nin’s most mature and cohesive fiction. The central character, Lillian, arrives in exotically primitive Mexico from New York, in part to forget her crumbling marriage and to find flow in her life after years of arrest. She befriends Dr. Hernandez, who is also trying to forget, and their friendship ends in both tragedy and enlightenment.
The Four-Chambered Heart
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,650. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Four-Chambered Heart, Anais Nin's third title in the Cities of the Interior series of novels, is one of Nin's most compelling books, with well-defined characters (Djuna, Rango, and Zora), rhythmic waves of tension, and a powerful climax. This new authoritative edition contains Nin's introduction, character descriptions, publishing history, and an author's chronology.
Children of the Albatross
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,730. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Children of the Albatross is considered by critics to be one of Anaïs Nin’s most beautifully written books; it is also a groundbreaker in that it eloquently addresses androgyny and homosexuality, which few literary works dared to do in 1940s America.
Genre selection
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 75,500. Language: Russian. Published: February 25, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Былички Виктора Левашова, вошедшие в книгу «Вы­бор жанра», публиковались в журнале «Сибирские огни», в альманахах «Подвиг» и «Неизвестный Норильск», в Интернет-альманахе «Лебедь», в русскозычном ежене­дельнике «Панорама» в Лос-Анджелесе.
Surgeon
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: Russian. Published: February 25, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Герой нового остросюжетного романа – человек с поразительными способностями в хирургии, настолько выходящими за рамки общепринятых представлений, что становится изгоем в обществе, которое преследует его, не понимая, как и он сам, причин невероятного умения своего.
To Be Ordinary
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,590. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Archie attended college as far away from his father as he could go. He wanted to be ordinary like his friends. His father was pushing him to be who he was born to be. When he meets Erica, two worlds collide as Archie struggles to reconcile who he wants to be with who he should be. When the time comes, can he make the right choice? What will Erica choose?
The Towers
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Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The most traumatic disaster in modern history. The short, explosive story of a boy and his life changing quest to save his father.
Waiting for Fireflies
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Price: Free! Words: 49,960. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
We are all waiting for something: Love, happiness, a chance to feel like a normal person once more, some abstract opportunity that will give us comfort and security, moments of clarity and—finally and absolutely— hope. We are all waiting on hope.
The Reward For Evil
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
I am sorry dad and mom!