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Three Weeks In The Summer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
'evocative.... sensitive .... affecting' A coming of age novel set in 1976 in which a young man spends the summer with his uncle and learns of infatuation, love and death against the backdrop of forest fires.
Tropical Madness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,220. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Buku Fixi. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Eighteen stories set in contemporary Malaysia, by Irish writer Marc de Faoite.
Three Pagodas Pass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,040. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Most western critics of the junta that has ruled Burma since 1962—violently suppressing the democracy movement and crushing human rights while dominating the international opium trade—have hesitated to visit the country lest the cost of their trip help to prop up the regime. George Fetherling shared these concerns. But motivated by a desire to see the situation first hand, he resolved to go...
Plenilune
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 242,000. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The fate of Plenilune hangs on the election of the Overlord, for which Rupert de la Mare and his brother are the only contenders, but when Rupert’s unwilling bride-to-be uncovers his plot to murder his brother, the conflict explodes into civil war.
An American Pope
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,280. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A modernizing American has assumed the papal throne. One of His first acts is to select a seventeenth century priest for canonization. The Congregation for the Causes of the Saints recoils in horror at the new pontiff’s choice. No one can truly fathom the life of the candidate for sainthood including the nun and priest who join forces to prepare the submission to Rome.
Scomodamente
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Price: Free! Words: 36,430. Language: Italian. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un viaggio sabbatico per essere altrove, sospesa tra passato e presente, tra due sentimenti, quelle diverse mescolanze di sostanze eterogenee che siamo soliti chiamare amore. Il diario di bordo di una gita all'interno di un cervello che tenta costantemente il salto verso l'infinito, dimenticando scientemente di essere un agglomerato di neuroni per farsi mente.
William Shakespeare’s "The Merchant of Venice": A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,740. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One theme of the play — told here in novel form — is the harmful effects that prejudice can have on people. It can make someone want to cut a pound of flesh from a living person. It can make someone spit on the clothing and the beard of an old person.
Five Volume I
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,340. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Five short stories: After the Storm Genesis Alpha Male The Duck Test The Last Performance of Under Milk Wood
Spiny Funkle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,940. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Four young cousins who are strangers to the area meet a horribly disfigured man in the woods near a cabin where they are staying on vacation with their grandparents. Spiny Funkle was used as a boogie man to frighten the local children, and he is suspected by some of the townspeople to be responsible for the disappearance of two missing boys. The cousins uncover the truth and change everything.
Morfar blåser idag
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Price: Free! Words: 36,710. Language: Swedish. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Morfar blåser idag är berättelsen om Tobias och hans morfar Olle. De två har tidigare levt i olika världar som aldrig riktigt mötts, men en sommar kommer de väldigt nära varandra.
Cliffington
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 410,240. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cliffington, on the remote north-eastern coast, looks like a rural idyll but is not immune to the events of the world. Distant wars bring distress and destruction. A story of trial and obsession, of love and hope, Cliffington reveals the strength and frailties of the people and tests their community to the edge of failure. While always, close at hand, the sea rolls on relentless.
Strange Love / Romance Not For Sale
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Eighteen stories of aching realism reveal the mysteries and perils of romantic promise. These are lyrical, sometimes magical stories whose characters are nevertheless "fully fleshed out... living and breathing"; who crave, and sometimes find, light in the labyrinths of the heart.
Anticipation - Book One
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
K is a young woman in search of her place in the world. 'Anticipation' explores the relationship between motivation and action as we follow K on a journey that ultimately leads to optimism and self-determination.
Premala
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,720. Language: Marathi. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Love story of a different kind.....!
Anything but Still Lives: The Worlds of Edward Hopper
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Price: Free! Words: 30,300. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This collection of short fiction takes nine iconic Edward Hopper canvases and imagines a narrative beyond the frame of each ‘still life’, leading the reader on a journey through the interwar and later years of Hopper’s women, whose lives are anything but still, and whose experiences transcend the cultural and historical constraints of their all-too-human condition, as conjured by Hopper’s art.
Lost in Apple Grove
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,620. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a patient suffering from Alzheimer's escapes from a nursing home, she is overwhelmed and confused by the world she encounters. Everything she sees and hears reminds her of an event from the past, but her tenuous grip on her present reality rapidly deteriorates.
Seven Days of Friday (Women of Greece #1)
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Price: Free! Words: 95,360. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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When thirty-four-year-old Vivi Tyler runs away to Greece for a new beginning after her marriage abruptly ends, she discovers trouble is determined to keep her in its pocket. Soon she's fighting for her daughter's life, her own reputation, and desperately trying not to fall in love with a handsome, but unavailable, Greek doctor.
Ishtah - The Prostitute's Daughter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,490. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Daughter of the most illustrious prostitute in all Arrapha, young Ishtah must find a way to endure her mother’s fame. With the ceremony of the god Ashur beginning in a few short hours, will she risk the unknown in pursuit of her own happiness, or succumb once more to acceptance of a fate of shadows and eternal shame?
822
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Price: Free! Words: 20,450. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Slipstream examination of 4.5 years in Shanghai, featuring Nick Forteaux, Sany Music scout and the art rock scene, or is it all about the delightful song-and-dance girls 877, 855, and 822? Girlfriend-boyfriend relationships in Shangers, China, with some light near-future sci-fi with regard to the expat experience, hot Chinese girls, the revolution, and being lost and abroad.
On Board the Dog Star and other tales
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Price: Free! Words: 48,570. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The imaginary flaneur of Thirty Five Stories returns with twenty two further feuilletons.