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William Shakespeare's "Othello" A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,170. Language: American English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Othello," in which the evil Iago lies and falsely convinces Othello, the Moor (black North African) of Venice, Italy, that his innocent wife, Desdemona, has been cheating on him.
La distancia entre dos puntos
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,520. Language: Spanish. Published: May 28, 2014 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Casal es un profesor universitario que está viviendo una relación con una alumna. Al protagonista le atormenta más la diferencia de años que les separa, que los rumores y cotilleos que puedan correr entre el claustro de profesores...
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 59,710. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Inspiring Fiction Delusions of grandeur – that’s what I’ve got, so they tell me. But what if they aren’t delusions? What if I can change the world? For as long as Jackie can remember, she has dreamed of the ultimate invention, the one simple thing that will radically improve lives. She thinks she has found it, and she wants everyone to know about it . . .
Nietzsche, A Fictional Biography
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 257,520. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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There are no answers to humanity's pain, but Nietzsche was one of the few men who dared to look into the abyss and ask why.
Losses
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,650. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A single father who is a new IRS agent, his cherished and imaginative little girl, a divorced woman having second thoughts about motherhood, a couple who think two ways about becoming parents — these are the people from whose relationships, enterprises, gains, and losses this story is woven. How valid are the claims of a father and a mother? When they clash, what becomes of their child?
Life Will Have its Way
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,510. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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The lives of two women behind the Iron Curtain take an unexpected turn when they discover a young girl outside their building. The girl, who looks like she just stepped out of a photograph from the 40’s, offers little to explain who she is or where she came from. When events come together to reveal her true identity, pieces of a tragic past reemerge to alter the future of everyone involved.
De Dwaling
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,820. Language: Dutch. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Een ongewone verteller verhaalt over een vrouw die, zonder dat ze het zelf doorheeft, een psychose doormaakt. Vreemde dingen die ze hoort en ziet schrijft ze toe aan het bovennatuurlijke.
Fable of The Geeks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,070. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Battling the ineptitude and the petty dynamics of Gentry Ltd, Lamar Morgan takes charge of his life for once and brings once-ace-photographer Buster Matheson into his orbit. Buster, with his work being continually hi-jacked, is driven to recompense because of Lamar. Pitted against the significant wealth of Gentry and the powerful reach of the city’s major news organisation only one will survive.
Faust Part One and Part Two
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,950. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Classics
As much poem as it is play, Faust is the spiritual quest of a soul determined to explore the very nature of Reality, a revolutionary work that refuses to accept limitations, but, like Romanticism itself, embraces all, the natural world of everyday life, as well as the Great World of universal experience, the macrocosm as well as the microcosm.
Fire Answers Fire
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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.
The Seven Last Days - Volume V: A Stitch in Time
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Series: The Seven Last Days, Book 5. Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The fabric of time and space have been ripped apart by humanity. But nobody seems to care; everyone is involved in the latest fad, an illegal pastime called The Game. Legend speaks of the Unknown King, who supposedly is coming to set things right, but time, literally, is running out.
The Dolphin and other stories
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You set the price! Words: 51,210. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Dolphin is a collection of seventeen short stories of New Zealanders placed, for one reason or another, in countries as diverse as France, Italy, Germany and the United States as well as at home in New Zealand.
Our Beautiful Child
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,580. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“The Boathouse collects misfits. Strange solitary creatures that yearn for contact with the outside world, but not too much. They sit, glass in hand, either staring at the table in front of them, or at some distant point on the horizon.” … so says the narrator of Our Beautiful Child. And he’s been around long enough to know.
Objetos perdidos
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,230. Language: Spanish. Published: December 29, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Una pequeña tragedia de nuestros días, o una comedia, o cualquiera de las doscosas, pues así están mezclados los tonos en la vida cotidiana. Escrita con un humor y una agilidad extraordinarios, el pequeño drama del protagonista: un hombre al que se le van derrumbando todos los sueños, se nos muestra al cabo como una invitación a construir otros, a seguir avanzando aunque sea en otra dirección.
Father Walther's Temptation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,850. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013 by Savvy Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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FATHER WALTHER'S TEMPTATION is the story of a man sheltered too long by his profession, "tempted" by life itself. Even the annual visit to his mother looms as just another disagreeable chore. But when his aging Ford gives up the ghost on the New Jersey Turnpike, the breakdown starts a chain of events and chance meetings that threatens to turn his life upside down.
Panfleto: contos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,530. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Esta obra reúne uma série de contos anteriormente publicados em diversos locais, desde o DN Jovem até à Revista Bang!, embora a larga maioria tenha primeiramente aparecido no meu Blog Escrita. Há uma larga variedade de personagens.
Thank You for Ten: Short Fiction About a Little Theater
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Price: Free! Words: 30,850. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Little Dionysus Playhouse, like all community theaters, is a different place every day, as different people with different goals come in and out doing their thing. The ten stories in this collection explore both the drama and the comedy that happen in a community playhouse, both on and off the stage.
Waiting for the Lady
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,690. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sloan Wolcott, an American expat in Bangkok, a part-time art dealer and smuggler and a full-time rogue, comes into possession of a camera belonging to a Japanese newspaper reporter killed in a suspicious car crash. Inside the camera, he finds several images of the Lady, Aung San Suu Kyi, one of her riding in an automobile with a bullet hole in the rear window and one lone picture of a mysterious..
William Shakespeare's "Macbeth": A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,040. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Thi book is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Macbeth." In this tragedy, Macbeth starts out as a brave and honorable hero of Scotland, but tempted by three witches, he turns evil and becomes a regicide and a tyrant.
The Quest for Helen
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Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 93,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A comedy, a history, a traveller's tale of love and adventure...join young Lord Exford on his journey to the Greece of heroines and philosophers, pashas and janissaries. 1788. The rakish Exford, a prudish tutor and a truculent artist are shipwrecked on a Greek island, where they meet Amelia, an English feminist and explorer. Swept up in passion and delusion they confront the Turkish pashas.