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Summer Symphony
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,450. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
There’s a stigma in many cultures about how men are supposed to grieve. This stigma is no more conspicuous than when it comes to a father’s grief over a child lost to stillbirth. Martin Zoric's daughter never took a breath. He held her once and never stopped loving her, but then he had to learn how to deal with the loss.
Psyche's Garden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,450. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man dies in strange circumstances, a girl is missing, and a child is born. Nic Penn is implicated in all of these mysteries, but he has disappeared. Is he dead, as his wife fears, or has he moved to pastures new, as his mistress suspects? When the two women discover the truth, their lives change forever. Psyche's Garden is a tale of madness and murder, but it is also about faith and redemption.
Catriel el Escritor
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 106,110. Language: Spanish. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Catriel es un aspirante a escritor que se encuentra, misteriosamente, viviendo junto a un reducido grupo de personas en un caserón anclado un un montañoso valle, totalmente aislado del mundo. Cada miembro tiene su propia tarea, la de Catriel consiste en escribir su primera novela. Ésta, inspirada en su adolescencia, se entremezclará con la vida real, llegando a cobrar un sentido recíproco y único.
Creep House: Horror Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,280. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014 by Grindhouse Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Zombies. Werewolves. Vampires. Mummies. Satanic cults. Unspeakable cosmic horror. Andersen Prunty welcomes you to Twin Springs, Ohio, in his latest collection of horror stories.
Siamese Dreams
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 108,020. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ready to change the world, two high school friends from America begin a new life in Thailand. They take new names, learn Thai, and experiment with sex, drugs and radical lifestyles -- from spectacular poverty to salacious stardom. Set amid economic booms and an epic tsunami disaster, Siamese Dreams is rich with emotion, wit and insights into relations across cultures and sexes.
Long ago, far away
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,660. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stories densely plotted, darkly-hearted... Jeffrey Solmundson has created tales almost-familiar yet brimming with energy and inventiveness. These richly imagined stories are at turns hilarious, at turns disturbing, often playful, always captivating and never quite what you're expecting. "Long ago, far away" brings together ten tales of murder, betrayal, bad luck and other disappointments.
Thomas Jefferson, Rachel & Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,030. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
What would you do if the ghost of Thomas Jefferson asked you to take him off his mountain so he could see the country? Jack Arrowsmith and his late son's girlfriend, Rachel Carter — a mixed-race beauty like Sally Hemings — swallow their fears and take him away. What if he returns to corporeal form — a man used to slaves but this time with no money, job or ID?
Born a Refugee: A Novel of One Palestinian Family
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,100. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Born a Refugee opens a window into the lives of one Palestinian family living in the Kalandia refugee camp amidst the harsh constraints and violence of military occupation. Four sons and their widowed mother build surprisingly normal lives as they support each other through tragedy and trauma, love and joy in spite of very different views on life, love, and politics.
La nouvelle vie d'Anna : troisième année
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Series: La nouvelle vie d'Anna. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,420. Language: French. Published: August 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Contrairement à l'année précédente, Anna angoisse à l'idée de retrouver le château, tant son passage dans l'aile sud lui a déplu. Elle attend également avec crainte de savoir si Jérôme a bel et bien été renvoyé. L'année démarre bizarrement, d'autant plus que quelqu'un dans le château semble décidé à attirer des ennuis à la belle Anna...
The Life and Death of Abraham Massry and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,900. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
A collection of stories based on author Joseph Sutton's Syrian Jewish background. The title story is about a Jewish immigrant from Syria who wants his American-born son Jake to follow the business and marriage path taken by him and his ancestors, except Jake shows the true calling of America by blazing his own trail. Come and enjoy Jake Massry's Syrian Jewish experiences from boyhood to manhood.
Identity Theft: Alzheimer's in America, Sex in Thailand, Tangles of the Mind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,340. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Identity Theft has several erotic scenes but deals with the horrors of Alzheimer’s,segueing from the lyrical to the offensive, from erotica to scenes of humor, from the logical to the bizarre, all the while weaving in and out of the minds of characters any of whom might be the author of the novel or simply one of the characters inside the hallucinations of the author.
La nouvelle vie d'Anna : deuxième année
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Series: La nouvelle vie d'Anna. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,590. Language: French. Published: August 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Après une année de Seconde pleine de rebondissements, Anna Camors entame sa deuxième année au château de Camilia, où elle intègre le niveau Première situé dans l'aile Sud, sous la direction d'Emilie. Alors que les cours ne font que commencer, un conflit éclate au sein de l'aile Sud et, encore une fois, Anna va se retrouver mêlée à une sombre histoire...
Spotted Lily
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,530. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When the Devil drops into Angela Pendergast's bedroom in her sharehouse in inner-city Sydney with a contract in hand, her life has little better alternative so she signs. He's got only a Hell's week to fulfil his side, but in the meantime he must chaperone her -- or is it the other way around? Shortlisted for the William L. Crawford Award; a Locus Recommended Reading List selection.
Complete Child
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,400. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of literary short fiction, Complete Child looks at a variety of contemporary urbanites who find sometimes the only way past a baffling situation is through it.
Sunderwynde Revisited
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,690. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Strange happenings are in store for the residents of 4526 Sunderwynde Drive. An ancient Indian curse is about to go down, and a bungling group of oddballs wants to be there when it does. The results are hilarious, and will shake everyone off their foundations!
The Nazarene -Tthe Story of the Becoming of Christ
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
About the first thirty years in the Nazarene’s life we know next to nothing. In this visionary novel Sal Owen brings to life these pivotal years that forever transformed the world. The novel starts with the return of the family from their refuge in Egypt to settle in Nazareth. It ends on the day The Nazarene spoke out to a gathering by the Jordan River after he had just been baptized.
Leaving Gilead
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,680. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Melanie rebels against the authoritarian religion of her family, she is cut off and has to make her way in life alone. Only then does she learn about Susan who had broken free a generation earlier.
The Taste Of Red
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's hard to understand a person whose emotions you cant read, hard to fall in love with a sunset you cant watch. You can't pick the hand you’re dealt, no superior god or force can give you back something that has been taken from you, so we’re forced to make the best of what we have, but never a day in my life did I not think of that light and will it back with every hope I had.
Careful - a novel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At the tender age of sixteen, Tyler embarks on a student exchange program. Sent to the Andean city of Ambato, Ecuador, he finds daily adventure as he tries to fit in at school, connect with his host family, and navigate through a world of beaches, volcanoes, and jungles. But tucked deep inside this year are events so profound, so unexpected, they forever shape the man he will become.
Countdown, Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: British English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A stained carpet, a boy’s love of a cat, a dopey scientist, a treacherous river: these four new short stories from JR Hughes range from love to cats, from family life to death.