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She Sings of Old, Unhappy, Far-off Things
By Caren J. Werlinger
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,890. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Margaret Braithwaite, a fifty-ish professor, lives in the shadow of her famous husband, Gavin, who is terminally ill. When he hires Wyck Fitzsimmons to restore his gardens, Margaret slowly realizes her heart can feel love again. Gavin, though, is determined not to let death stop him from holding onto his wife. Love can take root in the most barren hearts, if Margaret and Wyck can let it grow.
The Vampire Who Fell Down The Rabbit Hole (Convergent Kingdoms Universe)
By Crimson Sterling
Price: Free! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Frustrated with the novel he is attempting to write, LewCar the vampire wakes to find himself in Wonderland, a world he thought only existed in his imagination. With the help of a Cat, a Hatter, and a Caterpillar, LewCar sets off to find Alice, who has disappeared, and consequently comes to understand not only his story, but his life, better. Part of the Convergent Kingdoms Universe.
Flip Flops
By John Blandly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
How to walk in flip flops and analyze subliminal messages and leitmotif at the same time. Talk about multi tasking!
That American Mrs. Dalloway
By Tom Dickson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,280. Language: American English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
first class mrs. dalloway of short hills, nj, long ago buried her 'he-ain't-heavy,-he's-my-brother' instincts under an 'i-am-not-my-brother's-keeper' personality. now she goes on a group trek up the baltoro glacier in pakistan to k2 and things fall apart.
Godaan (Hindi)
By Premchand
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 174,180. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
होरीराम ने दोनों बैलों को सानी-पानी दे कर अपनी स्त्री धनिया से कहा - गोबर को ऊख गोड़ने भेज देना। मैं न जाने कब लौटूँ। जरा मेरी लाठी दे दे। धनिया के दोनों हाथ गोबर से भरे थे। उपले पाथ कर आई थी। बोली - अरे, कुछ रस-पानी तो कर लो। ऐसी जल्दी क्या है? होरी ने अपने झुर्रियों से भरे हुए माथे को सिकोड़ कर कहा - तुझे रस-पानी की पड़ी है, मुझे यह चिंता है कि अबेर हो गई तो मालिक से भेंट न होगी।
Eternelles (Saison 6)
By Anne de Gandt
Series: Le gang des bigoudènes, Saison 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,620. Language: French. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Une passion que l'on croyait éteinte peut-elle renaître de ses cendres ? Pour ces cœurs désormais solitaires, le temps de la douleur et des questionnements semble arrivé. Les sentiments se perdent, le désespoir pointe le bout de son nez et malmène ces âmes esseulées. Que de tourments pour Anna, Tristana, Leila et Suzanna dans cette sixième saison du Gang des bigoudènes !
Fire Answers Fire
By R.D. Mumma
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,250. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
What if you found evidence your grandfather was a terrorist? A mysterious letter from 1939 leads to a trail of documents pointing to a favorite relative's complete change of identity and his connection to one of the most well-documented disasters of the 20th Century, the burning of the Hindenburg.
Patriarch Run
By Benjamin Dancer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,250. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Billy discovers that his father might be a traitor, that he was deployed to safeguard the United States from a cyberattack on its military networks. After that mission, his father disappeared along with the Chinese technology he was ordered to steal–a weapon powerful enough to sabotage the digital infrastructure of the modern age and force the human population into collapse.
The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky
By David Litwack
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A mysterious nine-year-old from the Blessed Lands sails into the lives of a couple in the Republic, claiming to be the Daughter of the Sea and the Sky. Is she a troubled child longing to return home, or a powerful prophet sent to unravel the fabric of the Republic? The answer will change the lives of all she meets… and perhaps their world as well. [Literary, Saga, Speculative]
Conception of a Child
By Scott Vanya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This book of poetry is a collection of poems from 1986-1988, written by a young man during the early college years, becoming aware that he has a Voice and what it is that So holds his attention he would want to write about it. They are simple in their beauty and reminiscent of ancient Chinese, Japanese, and North American Indian poetry: full of love and boundless wonder and joy.
Revelation
By Scott Vanya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Revelation is a compilation/best-of spanning from 1986 to 2006 and brings together some of the sweetest and most sensitive works of a man who has and always will be in search of the purest and truest expression of the human soul.
Old Treasures and New
By Ben Mathewson
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Old Treasures and New is a book that chronicles Ben Mathewson's development as a Poet. Old Treasures and New is an illuminating Journey through faith, life, and the sadness of death, with Ben's characteristic flair for the ridiculous. Enjoy and be enlightened as you open up Old Treasures and New!
A Shiny Life
By Nicolas Z Porter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story. An elderly woman is last seen on a soggy, dreary day by two of her neighbors who are playing checkers on a porch. Neither of the men ostensibly know her all that well. But maybe one knows her better than he lets on. A young family comes to town a few days later looking for the woman, and they're even less familiar with her than the men are.
At the Bus Station
By Nicolas Z Porter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story. A young couple arrive in a bus terminal. Both are nervous at their impending separation. We assume it's a sad time for both, but is it? Are they running from a problem, or merely solving it in a different way?
Le détour
By Jacques Rioux
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: French. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un couple regagne en voiture le domicile conjugal. L'homme essaye péniblement de dire à sa femme... qu'il veut la quitter! Timoré, incapable d'affronter son épouse, il tourne en rond... comme la voiture engagée dans un détour de la route qu'il n'avait pas prévu.
When Dreams Touch (Literary Fiction, Historical)
By Rosemary Hanrahan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,310. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by SDP Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Often in startling contrast, the women portrayed in When Dreams Touch are united through mutual understanding and respect. With courage and perseverance, they confront the broader injustices of the world they live in and create a legacy of enduring hope.
L'émoi d'août
By Yannick Billaut
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 16,310. Language: French. Published: April 12, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Août 2005. Nicolas Lassagne part rejoindre son petit pavillon breton le long des côtes du Finistère. Cet été-là, il décide de prendre le chemin des écoliers, celui des départementales et des petits villages, qui évoque chez lui certains souvenirs enfouis de l’enfance. Mais ce mois d’août n’est pas seulement celui des images d’antan. Nicolas Lassagne est également au carrefour de son existence.
Mindscapes:Ten Science Fiction and Speculative Fiction Short Stories
By Victor D. Lopez
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,940. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This book contains 10 science fiction and speculative fiction short stories on themes ranging from the innermost dimensions of the mind to the outer reaches of the universe focusing from diverse perspectives on the meaning of life, the superlative strength and wrenching weakness of the human spirit, the power of love and the duality of human nature anchored in both the divine and the profane.
The Baer Boys
By Alan Hutcheson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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After twenty five years of not making it as an actor, Darin returns home to take care of his recently widowed father. When he lands a long term substitute teaching job at his old high school he finds that it comes with more than the promise of a much needed paycheck.
Good News Or Money (Flyleaf Singles #5)
By Patricia Ann McNair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Flyleaf Inc.. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Hello, is this someone with good news or money? No? Goodbye! Er… Hello, is this someone with good news or money? No? Goodbye! Ha! Yeah, right. A Thousand Clowns. Jason Robards. Right. Ok, yeah. Hey. It’s me. Surprise. Long time. I know. So here’s the thing. It’s about Mom. Are you there? Are you listening? Can you hear me? It’s about Mom, she asked me to call. I didn’t want to, but she asked…"