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The Wooden Chair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,810. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Winner of the Royal Palm Award! As a child, Leini stands ready to do anything to win her mother Mira’s love. This effort costs her the sight in one eye and as a result, causes her to endure bullying from kids her own age. As a teenager, with her Grandpa’s help, she undergoes one more surgery to straighten her eye, but the psychological scar of the events of her childhood remain.
Nothing is Everything
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,470. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Darren Milton thinks he has everything but, when he loses it, he discovers that he didn't have anything at all. He then embarks on a series of encounters and adventures in order to reclaim what he thought was already his. During the course of these events, he meets characters ranging from a Duchess to Britain's most daring entrepreneur.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,120. Language: Polish. Published: July 26, 2015 by Paweł Pollak. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Debiutancki utwór klasyka literatury szwedzkiej w przekładzie Pawła Pollaka. Opowieść o lekkomyślnym młodzieńcu, którego bardziej interesują flirty i rozrywka niż praca i nauka, w pięknej scenerii XIX-wiecznego Sztokholmu.
Queen of the Jews
Price: Free! Words: 107,090. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In contemporary New York City, a Jewish woman falls in love with a Palestinian wall painter who has been charged with killing her. Galia, a Russian Jew living in New York, has no idea that the man she’s drawn to, Alejandro (not his real name), isn’t Mexican at all, but is actually a Palestinian who carries out the wishes of his Mastermind, ostensibly a college professor.
Transcending Limbo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,380. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In the moments after Eva Turner's death, she finds herself standing in an endless hallway lined with unmarked doors. The only introduction to the afterlife is a placard reading, TELL YOUR STORY. KNOW YOURSELF. And with those instructions, Eva sets about understanding where she is and defining her own story.
Mariah's Dream - The Vortex of Éire, Book 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,400. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015 by Splashdown Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The green has gone from Mariah's Ireland. Every garden and field that was once lush with crops is now lifeless muck. And yet Mariah holds one seed...the seed of hope. Together with Liam, her staunchest supporter, Naomi the biologist, Deborah, whose son sold out to the Senate, and Peter the farm boy, she sets out to make Ireland green again. That is Mariah's hope. It is Mariah's dream.
The Law Of Diminishing Returns
Price: Free! Words: 78,030. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
Meg's life is an exercise in continuous improvement, constantly striving to meet new and ambitious goals, rarely stopping to give herself credit. Vatusia's life is filled with challenges as well, but hers are primal struggles to survive-- food, shelter, clothing, and a life without violence. This is the poignant story of two women who transcend their circumstances to live a life of meaning.
Eclectic Moments
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,340. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Literature » Literary
How ordinary individuals handle extraordinary dilemmas. A teacher is stunned when slurry infiltrates his classroom, threatening to engulf his class of pupils… During a volcanic eruption, a baker faces the decision of whether to stay or flee… A woman has to decide how best to dispose of her husband’s body… Many of these stories are fictionalised versions of real life events. How would you react?
Price: $2.60 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story of Lamchwa is an emotional journey that raises fundamental questions on love and wrenches hearts. Set in the backdrop of picturesque Jaintia Hills blemished by coal mining, it tells the story of a hard life filled with hope. When he finds the girl he wants to marry, he is diagnosed with cancer. Lamchwa and all his loved ones are in turmoil. They say, bad things do happen to good people.
Empty See: A Novella
You set the price! Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
After years of isolation in a foreign city, an expatriated American photographer returns from abroad to his hometown of Duluth, Minnesota to pursue a career with a magazine. Reuniting with his strange sister, dealing with an eccentric new boss, and an unlikely friend shed light onto the circumstances of his departure, his inner struggles, and his possible future as an expatriate.
Native Lands
Price: Free! Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
‘Native Lands’ is a story of a descent into madness along the never-ending trunk of an enormous redwood tree, with some very special numbers along the way.
La Corrala
Price: Free! Words: 44,830. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mientras la ciudad entera vive hoy golpeada y segregada, hay un rincón al sur, una corrala a orillas del río, donde los sueños van de lado a lado según dé el viento, y navegan como pueden, intermitentes, apasionados, depresivos, incisivos, alegres, exagerados. Los hervores son tan evidentes y sonoros como los piares de los pájaros que se tiran confiados desde lo alto del patio...
The Wedding of Anna F.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this novella by the acclaimed author of The Medusa Tree and The Deadwood Beetle, an elderly Jewish woman tells an Arabic student who has come to interview her for a research project an incredible tale: that she is Anne Frank, the author of The Diary of a Young Girl and the most famous victim of Hitler's Germany. As the interview progresses, tensions grow between the pair...
Wall of Dust
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
As one reviewer has said: "Wall of Dust is a novel both timely and timeless in its examination of those trapped by the conflicts of Palestine and Israel. It tells a stunning story of divided loyalties, love, fear, and personal sacrifice. Novels such as this let us begin to feel deeply the true complex realities on both sides of this endless struggle in the Middle East."
Missionary Dating and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Affectionate, funny, sometimes dark and never terribly literary, these five short stories by a talented novelist put you in the shoes of ordinary people trying to survive the ridiculous, the inevitable, or the unthinkable.
The Little Girl Who Changed My Life
Price: Free! Words: 37,860. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Amit Duggal finds a one and half year old Divya under a tea vendor's kiosk. Just when he is about to hand her to the cops, he learns that she has extreme stage lung cancer and he decides to take care of her on his own.The little girl who changed my life is about Amit's relation with a total stranger and the changes that she brings along, which transforms him as a person.
Circuits of the Wind (Volume 1)
Price: Free! Words: 81,060. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Confiteor Media. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Volume 1 of Circuits of the Wind, an ambitious literary coming-of-age novel in three volumes, follows a young Raymond from his '70s childhood to the home computers and bulletin boards of the '80s, where he leads a double life as a wanderer of the wires. But when even his virtual best friend unplugs, Raymond might have to leave it, too—because isn't real life supposed to be offline?
The Chronicles of Jasper and Gary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,760. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Lisa Buchan. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A frustrated Manhattan accountant, Jasper decides to make the leap from decimal points to art. His wing-man Gary is far more interested in the girls they meet. Secretly, he begins to chronicle their adventures. "A witty and unpredictable account of romance, art and sexual anarchy. A book to cheer you up and restore your delight in the written word” Smackfiction Reviews
Last Métro to Bleecker Street
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
A gripping, lyrical, spiritual, erotic and despairing journey, Last Métro to Bleeker Street plunges the reader into the streets cafes, souls, poetry, folk music, sexual hunger and despair of Paris and New York’s Greenwich Village of the 1960s.
Hojas de clavel
Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 69,770. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2015 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Una tragedia se cierne sobre dos jóvenes optimistas y pletóricos de vida que acaban de conocerse. ¿Qué les ha pasado a José Luis, un estudiante del París de los años sesenta, que ha quedado prendado de Carole, una hermosa francesa de origen cubano, que estudia Historia en la Sorbona?