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Prema (Hindi)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,610. Language: Hindi. Published: June 26, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
संध्या का समय है, डूबने वाले सूर्य की सुनहरी किरणें रंगीन शीशो की आड़ से, एक अंग्रेजी ढंग पर सजे हुए कमरे में झॉँक रही हैं जिससे सारा कमरा रंगीन हो रहा है। अंग्रेजी ढ़ंग की मनोहर तसवीरें, जो दीवारों से लटक रहीं है, इस समय रंगीन वस्त्र धारण करके और भी सुंदर मालूम होती है। कमरे के बीचोंबीच एक गोल मेज़ है जिसके चारों तरफ नर्म मखमली गद्दोकी रंगीन कुर्सियॉ बिछी हुई है।
Honeymooners A Cautionary Tale
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You set the price! Words: 137,990. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Carroll Ann Susco. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Amazon.com (June 24, 2014): "Ralph Crawford may be a talented short-story writer -- one of the best in the Bay Area, in America, in the 1970s; hell, in the whole English-speaking, late-middle-twentieth century -- but off the page he's only human. ... his (similarly human) buddy, Jim Stark -- a novelist burning with ambition, promise, and humiliation.... the lives....are changed....
The Giant's Walk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,840. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In 1858, young priest Zebediah Goodnow and the orphaned Joanna pursue a murderous Giant and soon find themselves among the Martians. In 1957, astronaut Scott Winslow Hale takes his sick wife Helen to the shrine of the beatified Zebediah and clashes with a stranger named Eddie. In a tangle of Providential events, perseverance and peace are drawn from the toil of Faith.
Pratigya (Hindi)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,850. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
देवकी - 'जा कर समझाओ-बुझाओ और क्या करोगे। उनसे कहो, भैया, हमारा डोंगा क्यों मझधार में डुबाए देते हो। तुम घर के लड़के हो। तुमसे हमें ऐसी आशा न थी। देखो कहते क्या हैं।' देवकी - 'आखिर क्यों? कोई हरज है?' देवकी ने इस आपत्ति का महत्व नहीं समझा। बोली - 'यह तो कोई बात नहीं आज अगर कमलाप्रसाद मुसलमान हो जाए, तो क्या हम उसके पास आना-जाना छोड़ देंगे? हमसे जहाँ तक हो सकेगा, हम उसे समझाएँगे ...
Karmabhumi (Hindi)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,270. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
हमारे स्कूलों और कॉलेजों में जिस तत्परता से फीस वसूल की जाती है, शायद मालगुजारी भी उतनी सख्ती से नहीं वसूल की जाती। महीने में एक दिन नियत कर दिया जाता है। उस दिन फीस का दाखिला होना अनिवार्य है। या तो फीस दीजिए, या नाम कटवाइए, या जब तक फीस न दाखिल हो, रोज कुछ जुर्माना दीजिए। कहीं-कहीं ऐसा भी नियम है कि उसी दिन फीस दुगुनी कर दी जाती है, और किसी दूसरी तारीख को दुगुनी फीस न दी तो नाम कट जाता है।
Gaban (Hindi)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,000. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
बरसात के दिन हैं, सावन का महीना । आकाश में सुनहरी घटाएँ छाई हुई हैं । रह - रहकर रिमझिम वर्षा होने लगती है । अभी तीसरा पहर है ; पर ऐसा मालूम हों रहा है, शाम हो गयी । आमों के बाग़ में झूला पड़ा हुआ है । लड़कियाँ भी झूल रहीं हैं और उनकी माताएँ भी । दो-चार झूल रहीं हैं, दो चार झुला रही हैं । कोई कजली गाने लगती है, कोई बारहमासा । इस ऋतु में महिलाओं की बाल-स्मृतियाँ भी जाग उठती हैं ।
Man from the Sky
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,790. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Bacon Press Books. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Would you risk your life for a strangers? For 73-year-old Jaime the answer takes him by surprise when Stefan lands in his backyard. As they dodge Parisian drug dealers and corrupt Mallorcan police, Jaime's search for excitement and Stefan's resolve to find stability lead them both down dangerous paths.
Гран Виа (Български / Bulgarian)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,380. Language: Bulgarian. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
„Гран Виа” ще ви захвърли в близкото бъдеще. Тук Любомир Николов е в свои води, защото знае да създава светове, а не само да ги описва. Героите са непредсказуеми и запомнящи се. Тяхната неудържимост, брутална жизненост и дребни престъпления грабват вниманието, а наситеният език с малко думи казва повече. „Гран Виа” е роман зареден с идеи.
An Earthless Melting Pot
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,450. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Another volume of prize-winning short stories from the Words with JAM 2013 BIGGER Short Story Competition. A heady mixture of stories, from romance to spine-chilling tension and from the virtual world to the extreme worlds of the self-deluded, these stories will take you to places you’ve never been before.
Secret Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 28,100. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a book of just over 100 very short stories. Some stories are very very short. Other stories are a bit shorter than short, so rather very short.
The Worship of Walker Judson
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Walker Judson sees light emanating from others; Soul Shadows, he deems them. On meeting Lauren Finch, after he straightens her spine, she transforms into a powerful healer in her own right. But when all goes awry, as others abandon Walker, Lauren remains steadfast, till the bitter last. And so, is Walker Judson truly a healer-gone-bad or a saintly soul whose paranormal talents are misunderstood?
Thank You for Ten: Short Fiction About a Little Theater
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Price: $0.99 USD. 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.
Bahati Alikata Kiu
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Price: $2.33 USD. Words: 20,170. Language: Swahili. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bahati Alikata Kiu ni hadithi fupi iliyoendelezwa kutokana na riwaya Kiu. Bahati, kinyume na waliowengi waliomwona kauawa na Idi, alipona na aliishi maisha ya fanaka.
Stories of Genesis, Vol. 3
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,510. Language: British English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Six more original short stories inspired by lyrics in songs from the Greatest Rock Band in the World: Genesis
Wilderspool Vaults
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,110. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Private detective Andy James returns to an 18 year old unsolved case. In previously considering the alternative ideology of a group calling themselves 'the grapevine' he uncovered, but failed to explain, the disappearance and possible murder of their leader. In returning to his questioning of key members of the grapevine Andy James comes to question their questioning of convention.
The Magpie Chronicles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,730. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by esKape ePress, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of thirteen mixed genre short stories based on the well-known Magpie Rhyme.
Position of Trust
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,470. Language: British English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A distinguished grammar school is shaken by a sex scandal. But that is not the only malpractice at the time; it is just the one reported in the newspapers. Rose Maylie, a school secretary, recounts the secrets, lies and betrayals that brought a fine old institution to shame. This darkly humorous novel blends elements of mystery, romance and literary fiction.
Chancer's Almanac
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,210. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Is it fate or chance that rules our lives, luck or destiny? Are our futures already written or is life, after all, just a toss of the dice, the odds landing with us or against us? Odds have played an outsized role in the life of Chancer Wylls. Events seem to sweep him along, carrying him toward ends he can scarcely imagine.
Undeliverable
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,030. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
For every purchase, $1 is donated to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. When Benjamin Grant’s son disappeared a year ago, he felt it was his duty as a father to do everything in his power to find his son, and he tried. He threw himself into the search, but his obsession left him without a home, wife, or job. Now, he’s managed to find work at the United States
Rupture inachevée
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,470. Language: French. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Victoria a toujours écrit, mais c’est la première fois que son désir d’aller vers l’achevé la transcende. Désir nourri d’extrêmes souffrances affectives et accru par le souhait de se retrouver avec son histoire. Histoire d’amour avec un début et une fin. Une fin qu’elle ignore et vit avec son lecteur.