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Jacob's Return
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 161,650. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jacob Goldman is on vacation with his family in Hawaii when tragedy strikes and devastates them all. Reeling, Jacob can no longer hide from who he has become and is forced to confront his worst fears. The search for answers takes Jacob from his native San Francisco to his wife's Salt Grass Reservation home and then back to Hawaii once more.
Room Four
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Just after Christmas, Alan Fries, hapless accountant, wonders why nurses with antler hats are hovering over him. Can he survive a cardiac arrest and the antics of the staff at St. Augustine's ER with only Jerry (the grumpy old man who died earlier in the same bed) for company? Real-life ER doc pens a darkly funny story of two men - one dead, the other comatose, whose discourse is lively, indeed.
Awful, Ohio
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Price: Free! Words: 72,740. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
"An intriguing monster." Troy Slushy's exposure to his life-decimating job, depressed wife, and crumbling home encourage his desire for a life in perpetual darkness. It becomes his objective to destroy the bright, menacing beast that removes him from the ecstasy of his dreams, only to expose him to all of these worthless possessions. Troy Slushy declares that his mission is to destroy the sun.
НеСказки о людях, случившихся на моем пути
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,310. Language: Russian. Published: October 15, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Двадцать шесть НеСказок: грустных и веселых, задумчивых и легкомысленных, чудесных и простых – разных. О людях, встреченных мельком в киевских кафе или парках и о тех, кто был в них придуман; о незнакомых и несуществующих городах; о любви и смерти; о сбывшихся мечтах и о бесконечной возможности чудес под названием «жизнь».
Every Broken Animal Will be Lifted to Heaven
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,850. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Mister Sprinklers :oR: Every Broken Animal Will be Lifted to Heaven, part 3 of the Living Needle series, is the story of a pumpkin-headed scarecrow trying to make sense of the world & his best friend, Artemis. After he came to life with the rest of the world's scarecrows, Mr. Sprinklers must learn what being human means & risk rejection from the one human he loves most.
The Seven Last Days - Volume I: The Voice of Day
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Series: The Seven Last Days, Book 1. Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 41,100. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A little country surrounded by the Wall everyone knows is insurmountable. But the boy who refuses to be king vows to pass over it.
The Seven Last Days - Volume II: The Wings of the Morning
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Series: The Seven Last Days, Book 2. Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 144,340. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gimel. Ur. Suoche. An unnameable desert. Shambhala. Xanadu. A boy enters manhood while exploring the world - and finally finds home among a frightening, humble people.
William Shakespeare’s "1 Henry IV, aka Henry IV, Part 1": A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,950. Language: American English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
This book is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "1 Henry IV," which is also known as "Henry IV, Part 1." In this book, we learn of Prince Hal's friendship with the evil but witty Falstaff, and we see Prince Hal redeem himself at the Battle of Shrewsbury in 1403. One of the play's main characters is Sir John Falstaff, Shakespeare's wittiest character.
The Beauty of Truth: Duality
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You set the price! Words: 132,270. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Science and Religion mix within us in an uneasy fashion. Faith in a Religion or a useful Science. We develop a truce between what we believe and what we know works. Duality is intended to show these opposing views are right, and wrong. From a belief in one Reality, and using Time as the lever, allows the most important question to be answered- how does it all work together?
Bangkok Blondes
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,490. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Very few books on Thailand are written by women. 'Bangkok Blondes' is one of the first. It reflects the lives of creative women who live and write in Thailand - The Bangkok Women's Writers Group.
Affair in Ostersund (Inga Eyvindsdottir)
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 54,450. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a love story that tests the proposition that for love to endure through the ups and downs of life there must be an abiding trust between partners. In this story that trust is severely tested but saved by the grace and truth in the word belief: to know with the heart.
You gave me the stars to hold
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You set the price! Words: 45,630. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Inspired by the film: 'The Things of Life', this is a story of the moments before death; the images of how different life could have been.
Palawan Story
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Under the cover of darkness, Kim, a young girl, is put by her mother on a crowded fishing boat to escape Vietnam. The derelict boat drifts for two weeks on the South China Sea before reaching Palawan, a refugee camp in the Philippines. There, an American immigration officer mistakes Kim for a sponsored orphan with the same name and sends her to America.
Legends of Glory and Other Stories
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,820. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Legends of Glory and Other Stories contains a novella and eight short stories by award-winning author Harry Mark Petrakis. In Legends of Glory, Petrakis offers a fresh perspective on the traditions and emotions of a small Midwestern town caught in the whirlwind of the Iraq War. In a return to his earlier lyrical prose style, Petrakis also treats us to eight beautifully crafted short stories.
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.
Donde no hubo guerra
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Price: $5.04 USD. Words: 40,470. Language: Spanish. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
El mundo se halla en constante guerra y en su avance ha llegado ante las puertas de la aldea Almanzora, donde sus habitantes sobreviven al margen de la realidad. En “Donde no hubo guerra” suceden situaciones extraordinarias, insólitas y extravagantes de origen mitológico y sobrenatural, que conjugan lo mejor del realismo mágico, el surrealismo y la literatura fantástica.
Ian's Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,640. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A spiritual seeker struggles with love and guilt in a disturbing split narrative tale about the human spirit versus the power of shame, despair and grief.
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?
Song of the Mockingbird
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,190. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Savvy Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
SONG OF THE MOCKINGBIRD is the story of a mature woman's self-discovery. Five years widowed but still bound to the man to whom she was married for thirty years, Doris gradually comes to discover her life not only is not over but is just beginning in ways she had never imagined possible.
Espejismo Fractal
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You set the price! Words: 24,830. Language: Spanish. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lilia Morales y Mori nos invita a un apasionante viaje por los senderos de la literatura abordando con gran acierto diferentes estilos literarios: Poesía. Haikú. Tanka. Soneto. Décima. Cuento y Ensayo. Aunque la propuesta literaria abarca las inquietudes y sentimientos de los seres humanos. Es en el terreno de lo abstracto, del cosmos y del universo, el contexto en el que se fundamenta la obra.