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El sol del norte
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Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: Spanish. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Germán Camacho López, El cuento el sol del norte.
Haunted
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Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.00 from 1 review)
A real estate developer acquires a spooky old house. Everything is quite normal, he keeps telling himself, though it won't sell and he doesn't like being there alone...
Buddy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A unique man struggles with how to handle his new--and improved?--self.
Rebel Yell
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,760. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A piercing look at the struggle to maintain independence, Rebel Yell is a story of indie artists keeping their integrity against the monolithic and corrupt artistic institutions of today.
Ruído: histórias curtas e não tão curtas
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Price: Free! Words: 14,990. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ruído é uma coletânea experimental de diversas histórias; contos e poemas que vão do bizarro ao romântico e do lúdico ao psicodélico. Há um ruído no espaço e nada pode o parar.
An Invention Hopefully Not Too Late For Its Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On the biggest day of her career, Henrietta Davis finds herself running late. But nothing will stand in the way of her march to success. Not even a car horn. A tale of disaster, and carefully calculated revenge. An Invention Hopefully Not Too Late For Its Time: A Short Story.
School for Seduction
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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A cynical veteran of the Great War who is a member of a secret society of seduction gets pulled into an erotic game of sexual politics as it plays out across the clubs, cafes and alleyways of Paris in 1923. From the story collection “Long ago, far away.”
Long ago, far away
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,660. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stories densely plotted, darkly-hearted... Jeffrey Solmundson has created tales almost-familiar yet brimming with energy and inventiveness. These richly imagined stories are at turns hilarious, at turns disturbing, often playful, always captivating and never quite what you're expecting. "Long ago, far away" brings together ten tales of murder, betrayal, bad luck and other disappointments.
Un cielo blu genziana
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: Italian. Published: August 12, 2014 by Gabriele Capelli Editore. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Il racconto prende spunto dalla figura di un grande intellettuale del nostro paese, l'architetto Tita Carloni. Prima della sua scomparsa andava ripetendo una frase che ha segnato profondamente l'autore: “sotto la nebbia sarà tutto cemento, sopra vivranno gli animali e coloro che vi si adegueranno”.
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda: Abridged
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Price: Free! Words: 186,580. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
"Daniel Deronda", the last, great novel by the author of "Middlemarch", is less read nowadays than it deserves because of its length and complexity. This abridged version makes George Eliot's important and insightful work more accessible to the general reader.
Ioanna Frangia. Idolaters
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 126,140. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ioanna Frangia was born in Peireus and lives in Athens. She worked as a tourist guide and also as a clinical psychologist. Because of her first career she travelled all over Greece and studied in depth the historical path of ancient Greek civilization from the prehistoric times to today.
Twilight in Jakarta
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,710. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Half a century ago when Mochtar Lubis's Twilight in Jakarta was secreted out of Indonesia and published in London, it was the first Indonesian novel ever to be published in English translation. The novel, a depiction of social and political events in the capital during the run-up to a national election, contains a grim cast of characters. Readers today will find much in this novel that resonates.
Lies, Loss, and Longing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,850. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The stories in Lies, Loss, and Longing portray the experiences of survivors of violence. Sukanta delves deeply into ordinary suffering, using his keen eye for the mundane to expose extraordinary contradictions. Many of the characters in his stories meet a sad ending. Nonetheless, there is a strength in his characters that gives them, and us, insight into their predicaments and their changes.
The Longest Kiss
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,030. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The protagonists of the stories in this translated collection all crave a private domain, a place that nobody else can touch. They share with their creator a passion for words, a passion for writing and a passion for literature. To read the stories in this collection is to enter the private domain of the characters who populate them.
Belle City
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 185,830. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Whitepoint Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This saga of love, land and loss is told from the disparate perspectives of Ruth Thatcher, who is Black, and Jonas Thatcher, who is White, and spans nearly a century. During the course of their lifetimes, Ruth and Jonas-- and their respective families have prospered-- but it is left for their descendants to come to grips with the long-unacknowledged truth that the two families are actually one.
Pieces
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Finding a tenant and renting an apartment are normally everyday activities...a woman's frustrations with the human body's limitations...the terrible collision of wild and domesticated...an old man left with his dreams...who knew faxes could be intriguing...a marriage beyond the breakdown-phase.... Take a mind-stroll through Pieces.
Darkest Grace of Midnight Shadows
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,560. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The beauty of the night, the moon, and the forest: ever have these granted me solace, shelter, and inspiration. For the last decade, my quest has been to express their collective beauty, and to embody in words how they invoke my deepest, fullest emotions. The result is the book you see before you now: ten years of nocturnal experiences incarnated in fifteen short-stories.
Price of the Child
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Price: $3.99 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?
Still Life with Bread Crumbs - Behind the Story (Backstage Pass to Novels)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014 by Behind the Story. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
If you're a fan of Still Life with Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen and have a stomach that yearns for more, "Behind the Story" will be a most delightful surprise. Enjoy this basket full of treats made for readers like you! In this series, you will gain insight into the journey that Still Life with Bread Crumbs has been on for an unforgettable experience of the book you love.
The Help - Behind the Story (Backstage Pass to Novels)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014 by Behind the Story. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
If you're a fan of The Help by Kathryn Stockett and have a stomach that yearns for more, "Behind the Story" will be a most delightful surprise. Enjoy this basket full of treats made for readers like you! In this series, you will gain insight into the journey that The Help has been on for an unforgettable experience of the book you love.