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William Shakespeare's "Macbeth": A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $1.00 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.
Spenser and Travis McGee: The Trafalgar Square Bomber
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two great American fictional characters, Spenser and Travis McGee literally bump into each other coming out of a hotel in central London, moments from the famed Trafalgar Square. They are both travelling alone, both semi-retired and pushing 70. Upon their chance meeting they walk to a pub for an adult beverage where they gradually reveal their stories to each other. Terror ensues.
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.
Cuentos para Jovenes Menores de 99 años
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,960. Language: Spanish. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
cuentos de la vida moderna desarrollados en ciudades diversas de puerto rico y en nueva orleans sobresale la lucha por la vida y el buen humor descritos en esmerada lengua española apropiado para texto de escuela superior y bachillerato sus finales sorpresivos dejan la clave de cada mensaje.
Blue City: A Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by Vauk House Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Recovering from a life-altering tragedy, Greg - bright, formerly-ambitious - has grown to accept life’s little curveballs. Then a mysterious, half-mad, figure crosses his path. The pair become inextricably bound, sending Greg on a nocturnal comic quest to recover something the madman has taken from him, something that truly does still matter - even if it means facing the phantoms of his past.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Line to Night Island
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kiss me, you’re beautiful. Will you come to Night Island? I’ve been calling.Tell me, are you there? I am coming but I cannot say what it is; what are you? Do I understand it right, that you are reading me? My name is Dun; I am Dark Knight, I am Dark Island, from Night Island. These words hurt me but they are necessary; tell me, can you feel it too? That something is coming to an end?
Corpus of a Siam Mosquito
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You set the price! Words: 73,760. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This literary novel explores the life of Nawin Biangklang from poverty to rising Thai artist
The Earworm Inception
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These mad stories make up the latest by Jon Konrath, a collection of 20 flash fiction narratives that cross between metafiction and experimental prose, telling grim and absurd fast-paced tales about Konrath's life in a twisted fashion.
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
(1.00 from 1 review)
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.
Skeletons In The Cupboard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,300. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s hard learning a foreign language. And teaching it. William Steer lives in a French backwater, trying his best to integrate, to master French, to teach English. There can be misunderstandings, even stand-up rows. We’re old enemies after all and some of the locals have long and bitter memories. And when one of them asks William about learning English, well, he won’t take no for an answer.
The Sense of Touch
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,260. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Aqueous Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.56 from 39 reviews)
Sprung from the variously lush, rugged, and frozen emotional landscapes of the north country, this luminous collection of stories captures the progress of a diverse ensemble of souls as they struggle to uncover themselves and negotiate a meaningful communion, of any kind, with the world around them.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Las noches del dado
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: Spanish. Published: September 15, 2013 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un grupo de expatriados en un exótico país latinoamericano decide romper con la inercia de sus vidas recurriendo al azar. Dejando que un dado decida por ellos sus acciones, se verán inmersos en un juego absorbente, lleno de transgresiones cada vez más profundas, que acabará poniendo en peligro sus relaciones, sus posiciones sociales e incluso sus propias vidas.
Cursed Existence
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,400. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
There used to be divinity, piousness in relations and children were regarded as little Gods. They would be proud of their parents and they were the proud members of society. Now they are like a byproduct of the elders’ pleasure. Is producing children before getting married progress?
पॉलिटीशिया का ड्रैगन (The Dragon of Polititia)
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Series: Hindi Poetry and Fiction, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,120. Language: Hindi. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story takes place in an “imaginary” island marked by an immoral life of people who just pass time in idle gossips, lawlessness, hypocrisy, and lewdness. The island truly had a glorious past but the present scenario was just the opposite. The police, the politicians, the divines, the officers and the intellectuals are all sunk in the depth of moral corruption and sexual appetite.
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…..
The Perfect Tea Thief
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,630. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In 1843, under the guise of a plant hunter for the British Horticultural Society, Robert Fortune's secret mission is to steal China's secrets of tea production, a brazen act of industrial espionage that will devastate China's 5,000-year-old civilization. He audaciously ventures into prohibited lands and pursues beautiful Jadelin from the House of Poe, unaware she is trained as a warrior.
Playground for Misunderstanding
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,180. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Playground for Misunderstanding takes a smart and funny walk along faultlines of communication that are male-female, young-old, French-American, with a plot wrapped around a police investigation in Paris, 2009. Is it murder, or is it not? An American exchange student and his French girlfriend trip into the investigation and its subset considerations of life in Paris today.
Price of the Child
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,680. Language: American English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
The desperate, overnight, nine-mile wilderness struggle to keep seven-year-old Sam alive and save his life after a near-fatal mountainside fall will forever bind Sam to his reluctant hero Jake. But can social worker Helen understand Jake’s heroism, channel it to find the hero within herself, and somehow rescue Sam from an unstable father who might just be given a third chance at killing him?