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Under the Rock
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,360. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by EWH Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Under the Rock is a richly colorful, authentically told family saga. Although it describes a time and a culture—the edges of Appalachia in the post-depression mid-1900′s—that are now mostly a distant memory, its powerful messages of innocence, betrayal and forgiveness are as timeless as the steady flow of the Ohio River.
A Beautiful Cup
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,810. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Everything you want in a novel - love, sex, crime, fledgling mobsters, tarot readings, dancing, mayhem, fog, beautiful cups of coffee and beautiful people who serve them.
Paxon Chute: A Novel about Life and Other Funny Things in the Texas Hill Country
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Renewed rumors of a lost treasure have brought more tourists than usual to the historic Texas Hill Country town of Paxon Chute and park ranger Edgar Rerd is overwhelmed. He’s also flat broke. Things look brighter when slick businessman Marlon Ezell returns home to pitch a chrome-plated development that could pay off big for Edgar, but at what expense to Paxon Chute and its quirky residents?
The Moon 1201
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Series: The Moon Monthly Magazine, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The Moon monthly magazine features poetry and short stories from Lyn Lifshin, Michael Estabrook, Gary Every, B.Z. Niditch, t. kilgore splake, Simon Perchik, and Ali Noel Vyain.
Wildnis
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 71,260. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Isa Luise Essler, a German writer and intellectual, emigrated to Canada in 1926 to marry the prospector, Wil See. It is now 1946, the Second World War is over and "progress" is king. Because of this post-war mindset, Isa Luise and Wil are fighting to keep the Nechako Dam Project from flooding their wilderness valley. Isa Luise is also corresponding with the incarcerated American poet, Ezra Pound..
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 1 review)
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.
Between Trains
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 196,590. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It might be tomorrow. The progressive degenerative disorder of today’s world has advanced, and one young man embarks on a journey to discover who stole his future, or at least to understand the causes of its demise. On his way he encounters vagabonds and outlaws and one enigmatic woman who might be the key to the understanding he seeks—or perhaps the vehicle of its destruction.
Big, Big Love: The Amazing True Story of Bob Friendly, America's Most Beloved Motivational Figure
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Bob Friendly’s rise from illiterate African immigrant to whiz-kid entrepreneur and top motivational figure to national political contender is an American rags-to-riches story. But behind the Friendly persona lurks a dark secret which could kill Bob’s political ambitions while upending many of America’s most cherished beliefs about itself. A black humorous tale reminiscent of Vonnegut and Saunders.
Dark Moon Daughter
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 164,640. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
No one understands. Andelusia’s magic is meant only for suffering and death. One flicker of black fire, and the world might burn. One word uttered, and the Ur will butcher every living thing. In her heart, she knows what she must do. Fight them... ...or join them.
She Sings of Old, Unhappy, Far-off Things
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,890. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(5.00 from 1 review)
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 Vicious Age
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,190. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by Wilkinson House. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Tim, living in Amsterdam and enduring a hard winter, finds he is suddenly pursued by two very different men. Both come out of the criminal and hard-edged margins of Amsterdam that Tim has for so many years frequented. Klaus is a German who sells death to those willing to pay for it. Radek is Polish, 19 years old, selling his innocence but holding out for love.
A World within A World
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 190,920. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a fictional biography, which goes deep into the mind of Carl Jung, one of the founding fathers of psychology. It goes into his motivations, and what makes all of us human. Carl Jung turned his mind into a juggle of perceptions, expecting every human being to hunt for the kill, in hopes of finding the line between individuality and choice.
Shmoo
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Price: $5.87 USD. Words: 67,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Robert and Daniel grew up in the 1980s and did the things that brothers do: built dens, got into mischief and started to think about girls. But something happened to those two innocent boys that twenty years later threatens to tear Robert’s world apart. Who is Shmoo? And why are Robert and Daniel now estranged? The tension builds and Robert’s world begins to crack…..
I Don't Believe In Sundays
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Confronted by his own mortality, Ben Richards must decide how he will spend his time before he shuffles off this mortal coil. He must deal with the big questions of faith and the afterlife, as well as the less important questions of 'Call of Duty' versus 'Halo'. They say it's not the destination, but the journey that is important - this is his journey.
The Cove
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,460. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Most people who visit coastal Maine see only the stark and rugged beauty of the pine groves and rocky beaches. But for those that live and work there, it's very different. THE COVE tells the tale of a family, deeply rooted in Maine, and of a town where corruption and the Mob play a dark counterpoint to the idyllic postcard images.
Maud's House
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Series: The Terra Nova Quartet, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,570. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Praise For "Maud's House": "Gough’s writing is...poignant, spare, with the strength and subtlety of a fine woodcut..." E. Annie Proulx ...it’s clear that the richness of language as it is spoken in Newfoundland is in Gough’s literary blood.” Michael Harris, The Globe and Mail
Orb
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,330. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
He plans to free Julian Assange of WikiLeaks. Striking back at the Surveillance State. Using Orb to drop down out of the dark sky at night-time, to pick him up from the Ecuadorian Embassy balcony in London. And this is what he does. He has a monumental secret from the Second World War. He uses the secret to power Orb, an advanced aircraft. Orb is big, black, silent, and menacing.
The Indian Ridge Stories By Mark Richard Luther Copyright Mark Richard Luther 2014 Published at Smashwords
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,400. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Indian Ridge Stories are nine narratives that take place in a small town of Indian Ridge, New York which is located in Upstate, New York
Asphalt Flowerhead
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2009 by Enigmatic Ink. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
A picaresque movement in a nameless city. An America engaged in a propaganda-war, determined to clog drug-flow from the Netherlands, and the rubble of a broken city on the opposite shore of the Atlantic. The youth who dream in the face of nightmares, who explore themselves with chemicals with sad paint with jail cells with institutions with a belief in something bigger than the flesh...
Written For Someone
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Somewhere along the deserted road, a crumpled ball of papers was waiting to be found. Once found, it would change lives. 'Written for Someone’ is a short story series of 6 episodes; each depicting courage, love and their reciprocity. Author Preeti Pillai portrays how even the smallest of our words and acts can travel through the human chain to reach out to touch a life we don’t even know exists..