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Historias del Kronen
By José Ángel Mañas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,490. Language: Spanish. Published: August 31, 2013 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Una pandilla de veinteañeros ociosos se zambulle vertiginosamente en el verano madrileño más opresivo y decadente sin saber que su búsqueda de sensaciones cambiará para siempre sus vidas. 
The World Unseen
By Shamim Sarif
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,730. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Winner of the Pendleton May First Novel Award and a Betty Trask Award, The World Unseen is a captivating human drama and love story between two women who discover universal truths about integrity, justice and finding your voice in 1950's South Africa. 'Elegant and understated' The Times
Tarantula Woman
By Donald O'Donovan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011 by Open Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Not since Charles Bukowski's Factotum has a transgressive autobiographical novel touched upon with such rawness the everyday realities of a modern-day American desperado.
Clear Heart
By Joe Cottonwood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,480. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.75 star(4.75 from 8 reviews)
When carpenters work for bigshots - and fall for beautiful women - who gets nailed? "It's funny, very tender, and enormously, tremendously human. In fact, Clear Heart just might be one of the most human books I've read in a long time." —Colleen Mondor, Bookslut
Summertime Blues
By B. R. Fleming
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 87,780. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Summertime Blues chronicles the coming-of-age of Peter Bennings as he weaves his way through high school and the "sturm und drang" of the teenage years. The novel simultaneously traces the “British invasion” and the emergence of Rock and Roll. Peter’s universal appeal, though, rests in his quest for answers to the ubiquitous questions about girls and sex and dating that no one will help answer.
The Kestrel Waters
By Randy Thornhorn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,170. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An epic fable of human love, of an epic family, comic and profane. Inspired by The Everly Brothers (whose music and harmony grew from the tortured bluegrass roots of The Louvin Brothers), this odyssey of The Brothers Brass builds to a ferocious, unforeseen ending--never to be forgotten. "One of the South's wildest new voices..." The Oxford American Magazine "Greatest bluegrass novel ever..."
The Painting of Porcupine City: A Novel
By Ben Monopoli
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,080. Language: American English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Sexy and sweet, gritty and gut-wrenching, "The Painting of Porcupine City" takes readers on a graffiti-covered adventure spanning years and hemispheres and miles of painted walls. From the author of "The Cranberry Hush."
The Boy Who Waged War
By Brian Dinan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,800. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Teenager Brendan Brody believes himself and his siblings to be incarcerated in a prisoner of war camp called Stalag 17. His grandfather, a veteran of the Somme, is a menacing presence in their bedroom 'cell'. Brendan devises the most fantastic and highly amusing adventures to escape from Stalag 17 and the tyranny rained down on the family by his grandfather's cruel war-induced behaviour.
...The Twain Shall Meet
By j guevara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,310. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.75 star(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Twain's mind in modern times; insight with bite.
The Baer Boys
By Alan Hutcheson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Leaving Gilead
By Robert Crompton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,700. 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.
Eve (Adam's Memoir)
By Ken Kaye
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,260. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rejecting Milton's theological vision of Paradise Lost, Ken Kaye takes only one Biblical assertion literally: that Adam lived 930 years. A lot can happen in forty generations or so..
The Friendship of Mortals
By Audrey Driscoll
Series: Herbert West, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 157,970. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
0.5 star(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Herbert West can revivify the dead – after a fashion. Miskatonic University librarian Charles Milburn agrees to help him, compromising his principles and his romance with Alma Halsey, daughter of the Dean of Medicine. West’s experiments become increasingly risky, but when he prepares to cross the ultimate border, only Charles can save his life – if his conscience lets him.
John Doe Versus Death
By Michael Philip Kashgarian
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,680. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A chef named Doe avoids wartime service when he’s mysteriously assigned as a cook for condemned men at an isolated prison. While he escapes what he thought would be certain death as a soldier, he can’t elude reminders of his mortality. Fear follows him home, forcing him to question man's beliefs. Friends and killers and a pie-obsessed elderly woman help Doe come to terms with life.
The Termite Queen: Volume One: The Speaking of the Dead
By Lorinda J Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,320. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the 30th century, an off-world expedition brings back a giant termite with a behavior that suggests intelligence. During the planning for a first-contact expedition, Kaitrin Oliva, a linguistic anthropologist, falls in love with the entomologist-leader, a complex man hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, civil discord is brewing on the termite planet as the Queen's Chamberlain plots a murder ...
Broken Wing
By Anna Klay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Broken Wing is a story about an abuser who was a victim of abuse as a child. This is a story about family relations, the need for love, the devastation of rejection, and the merry-go-round that keeps turning.