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В барханах песочных часов. Экстремальный роман
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Price: Free! Words: 180,600. Language: Russian. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Загадочный роман наших дней. При остром сюжете, внешней занимательности, обилии юмора - произведение очень многогранное. Своеобразный психологический айсберг. Роман о современности, о потрясающей эпохе, в которую ввергла нас судьба. На страницах книги происходят невероятные события: захватывающие, головокружительные ситуации потрясают обычную жизнь двух подруг, их родных и близких.
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda: Abridged
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Price: Free! Words: 186,580. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
"Daniel Deronda", the last, great novel by the author of "Middlemarch", is less read nowadays than it deserves because of its length and complexity. This abridged version makes George Eliot's important and insightful work more accessible to the general reader.
Beyaz Günler
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Price: Free! Words: 110,890. Language: Turkish. Published: August 7, 2014 by Eren Ezgü. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Canan, yetenekli bir mimar olarak görev yaptığı mimarlık bürosundan çıkmak üzere hazırlanıyordu. Yeni projenin keşif yolculuğu için arabasına bindiğinde yaşayacağı maceradan ve karşılaşacağı zorluklardan habersizdi...
Last Mountain Dancer
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You set the price! Words: 158,520. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Carroll Ann Susco. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
From Booklist Colorful enough to inspire Michael Douglas' character, Grady Tripp, in the movie Wonder Boys, Kinder starts with the most interesting West Virginian available: himself. Suddenly, in pendulum swings between searing self-doubt and thoughtless bravado, Kinder is biting the neck of a high-school tormentor, or he is making love in a deserted chapel to a young girlfriend....
Honeymooners A Cautionary Tale
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You set the price! Words: 137,990. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Carroll Ann Susco. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Amazon.com (June 24, 2014): "Ralph Crawford may be a talented short-story writer -- one of the best in the Bay Area, in America, in the 1970s; hell, in the whole English-speaking, late-middle-twentieth century -- but off the page he's only human. ... his (similarly human) buddy, Jim Stark -- a novelist burning with ambition, promise, and humiliation.... the lives....are changed....
Lovefool (complete 1st part of Lovefool trilogy)
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Price: Free! Words: 135,850. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love is all we need. Moreover, love shows mostly when we don't expect it, love surprises us. It causes a revolution in our hearts and in our – apparently – ordered world. Nothing is and nothing will be the same any more, when fates of people, who are destined to meet, cross one day. Mia, Julian and Sebastian meet each other. And Julian is not a human.
La forma dei Senzaforma - Storia sulla Terra, sul mare e su Marte
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Price: Free! Words: 140,560. Language: Italian. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Una piccola trilogia che nell'arco di oltre un secolo attraversa prima le vicende di una città utopistica, per poi navigare fra le assi di un veliero in balia del mare e proiettarsi sin sopra Marte in un'avventura dai paesaggi fantascientifici...
El Rebuzno y la Rabia
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You set the price! Words: 103,470. Language: Spanish. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
El sucesor más fiel al Hidalgo, luego Caballero Don Quijote de la Mancha, tanto en estilo, andanzas, desventuras e ironía. En la línea de la sátira Mennipea, un ser muy lejos de ser perfecto critica los males de su entorno. Algo asimismo al estilo de El asno de oro, de Apuleyo. Su desastrado recorrido tiene lugar en los montes Distercios, o de los monasterios, de La Rioja, en Logroño.
The Plan
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Price: Free! Words: 110,610. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
The Plan is the third part of the Turning Point trilogy 2009-2010, the crisis bites
Another Throw of The Dice
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Price: Free! Words: 101,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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It is the mid-eighties when a group of expatriates from Australia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, the United States and Japan meet and form friendships in a small country in the tropical south Pacific. Developing friendships with local people help to establish familiarity with the culture and lifestyle of the society. Over time, past lives are glimpsed and are woven into the fabric of the narrative.
Chasing Time
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Price: Free! Words: 113,470. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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A cynical agent is sent back in time to 5th century France, during the rise of Clovis and the Frankish Empire. His mission: to find and eliminate Dr. Barnard Jameson, a rogue scientist, before history can be significantly altered. Finding Bertric, aka Dr. Jameson, was the easy part. Eliminating the smirking, pudgy little scientist proves to be a lot harder than he expected.
A Phantom Herd
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Price: Free! Words: 100,040. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nostalgic for a lost America? Was Chester from Gunsmoke your first crush? Visit the desert Southwest circa 1960 as refugees from Indiana and Ohio cope with cacti and tamales, and a family of kids lie and bluster their way through a frightening adult world. A gentle novel full of wonder and beauty. This is the first novel in a two-part series.
Parallel Lives
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Price: Free! Words: 117,660. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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Young, independent and beautiful, Amalia perceives her interactions with various men as a means to escape the mundane aspects of her life, reach indisputable moments of happiness and preserve her freedom. Loneliness is often revered and couple life is viewed as a dreaded, oppressive side of life, but constant introspection often makes Amalia question the validity of her values.
Un mucchio di parole
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Price: Free! Words: 109,390. Language: Italian. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Un romanzo lungo e scorrevole, che immerge in un mondo in cui istinto, ragione e genialità sono divisi e allo stesso tempo coesi: adatto a chi ama il film "INTO THE WILD", il viaggio senza meta, la ricerca di un senso della vita. L’idea alla base del libro è la natura umana focalizzata sul contrasto tra opposti: istinto e ragione, scappare e rimanere, godere dell'attimo e pensare sempre al futuro.
Migrations, Volume II: Only the Deplorable
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Series: Migrations. Price: Free! Words: 161,250. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Was it possible to feel nostalgic about something that had never happened to him, possible for nostalgia to be taken in by the body as a free pathogen to infect the consciousness with stray sentiments? Perhaps, in his dreams, he had traveled back in time, or even drifted into another dimension of space-time and inhabited the body, experiences, and nostalgia of another.
Buenos Aliens
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Price: Free! Words: 127,890. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 22, 2013 by E. M. Crisp. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Three friends stand at the entrance to the members-only club that is the Buenos Aires underworld. They journey past the point of no return accompanied by a cicerone of dubious quality. The story takes place in the mid-naughties, a time when Buenos Aires was dealing with the fall out of a political and economic crisis that had engulfed the entire country.
Jane Austen's Mansfield Park: Abridged
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Price: Free! Words: 105,300. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This edition of "Mansfield Park" has been shortened to two-thirds of its original length, and slightly simplified, whilst preserving Jane Austen's style. It offers readers with good English a more approachable version of the great classic novel.
The Coming of Josephson
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Price: Free! Words: 134,560. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A millionaire businessman has an idea to make the world better – and the personal fortune and knack for publicity to advance it. He “buys” his first audience at $20 cash per listener in a New York arena. After that, neither riots, the pleas of officialdom nor the love of woman can seem to stop him. More war is inevitable, he says, if our time doesn’t find a “better idea of God.”
Boss Gull
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Price: Free! Words: 100,370. Language: Australian English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two Hard Men Friends for Life Enemies to the Death! WWII buddies and bonded by a tragic event, Frank and Lyle remain friends even though Frank goes up and up while Lyle remains at the bottom. Until the day when Frank decides he's rich and powerful enough to take on his oldest friend. But Lyle is the only man Frank was never afraid of; something of which he is about to be devastatingly reminded.
The Cast-Off Children
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You set the price! Words: 107,990. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
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Join the drunks, orphans and human ruination of idyllic Jasper township, off the coast of Canada: where books tell the future and no one can read. Your guide: 13-year old Will Green, murderer. - A bleakly hilarious tale of futile innocence and unbeatable corruption, it's a story for everybody who ever said 'no.'