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Uncle Anton's Atomic Bomb
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 95,840. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mary weds Ward Jr., heir to the well-to-do Wangerts of Indianapolis, and together they raise three sons. As they negotiate a rocky path through the ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s, they take turns spinning a nighttime yarn inspired by the idea: what if Anton Chekhov wrote a story about the atomic bomb? A tragicomic mix of upper-crust romance, sibling warfare, boarding school drama, and C.I.A. skullduggery.
Fallen
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,270. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fallen intertwines the lives of Grey Bear, in the aftermath of the Marias Massacre of 1870, and Calvin, the son of an alcoholic, abusive father, escaping to the wilderness of Northwest Montana in 1997. Central to Grey Bear's story is the relationship with his son, a strong-spirited, inquisitive boy of ten named Running Dog. After Grey Bear's tribe is decimated by a ruthless Cavalry brigade.
Happy People Live Here
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Price: Free! Words: 89,480. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On the ninth floor of an upscale apartment of well to do families, a young couple will come to terms with the loss of their son and the impending release of their daughter from a psychiatric clinic on her fourth birthday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
Marina (Originala romano en Esperanto)
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 58,650. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: August 6, 2014 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Moderna originala romano en Esperanto: Marina kaj Tomas: du svedoj kun malsamaj originoj, kun sortoj malsamaj,kies padoj jen krucas sin jen malkuniĝas. Neatenditaj eventoj kaj revelacioj formas ilian rilaton, ĝis Marina malaperas - kaj eĉ poste...
Dream Brother: A Novel
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 65,000. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Meth, memories, monsters. Dreams are just nightmares that haven't turned yet.
Paloma Negra
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 78,360. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by Open Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
From Pushcart Prize and Golden Palm winner Miha Mazzini comes the charming and unlikely story of an imitation Mariachi band in 1950s Communist Yugoslavia.
Power Play
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,770. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
From Alaska’s North Slope to Brazil’s urban slums, webs of murder, jealousy and revenge threaten to rip apart families and destroy entire communities. Secrets may offer the only path to salvation. No one said change was easy.
Интимный портрет дождя или личная жизнь писательницы. Экстремальные мемуары.
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Price: Free! Words: 51,010. Language: Russian. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Эта небольшая книжка – целая вселенная ощущений, здесь идут вперехлест женская непосредственность и страстность, дневниковая задушевность и кокетливая улыбка, здесь – целый мир тончайших переплетений сознательного и подсознательного восприятия окружающей действительности, удивительный космос женского откровения, магия чувственности.
Foreclosure Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,060. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In his second year as the lay pastor of a small country church Tim Sloan once again is confronted with a mysterious death. This time his own nightmare-driven depression and the chronic poverty of his Appalachian community force him to face the reality that he too may be facing foreclosure time.
The Road Returns
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 151,860. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Foreverland Press. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Mantz Trilogy, particularly The Road Returns, documents a time of great change in America. During this period, young people began to move away from farming as a life choice. The once rare automobile could be found—in almost every barn. The boom and bust of the economy as a result of the war and advances in automation forever changed our way of life.
Under the Rock
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,360. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by EWH Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Under the Rock is a richly colorful, authentically told family saga. Although it describes a time and a culture—the edges of Appalachia in the post-depression mid-1900′s—that are now mostly a distant memory, its powerful messages of innocence, betrayal and forgiveness are as timeless as the steady flow of the Ohio River.