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Os Escravos e o Filósofo
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,960. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 28, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Grande, grande era a cidade de Ispaklyton, imensa a abóbada que dia e noite a cobria, infinita a clemência dos deuses que noite e dia velavam. Em Ispaklyton, por aquele tempo, era senhor absoluto Kleitos, um aclamado chefe militar, um general de muitas vitórias - um colosso, no dizer delirante do poeta Possíprako.
A História Esquecida da Hospedaria na Estrada
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 88,870. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 28, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Era uma vez... uma fria noite de outono, em um país do Hemisfério Norte do terceiro planeta do Sistema Solar da Via Láctea, chamado Terra...
Sandcastles
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,360. Language: American English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lia is smart, successful, and best friends with Dean, a gay man who is just as neurotic as she. Life is smooth and flowing, unmarked by much more than a little family jealousy here and there, until she runs into Willow, an exciting enigma from her past.
Orion
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 75,900. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 27, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Começa sempre da mesma maneira, imagens torcidas, tudo envolto numa imensa capa dúbia, num cenário surreal de intensa nebulosa… A aparente incompletude de um sonho é tão misteriosa e difícil de decifrar, que nos leva a dar pouca importância aquilo que acontece enquanto dormimos.
Christmas for Joshua - A Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,990. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Life couldn't be better for Rusty Dinwall--a heart surgeon, amateur pianist, and volunteer synagogue president. But when his daughter's wedding takes an unexpected turn, life spins out of control, shattering everything he believes in. A dramatic story with memorable characters, Christmas for Joshua tackles the conflicts inherent to interfaith marriage, modern parenting, and religious conflicts.
A Janela Continuava Fechada
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 69,910. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
O autor se revela de uma capacidade generosa no trato do tema a que se propõe, adentrando por ele com galhardia literária. Pela forma e pelos detalhes precisos com que são descritos fatos e locais, chega-se a imaginar autobiografia.
A Amargura de Falhar
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 53,150. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
" Vi o meu quarto desfeito, as minhas bonecas, os meus brinquedos a derreterem com o calor. Quis chorar mas tinha que chegar ao quarto do meu irmão. Quando cheguei a minha mãe pousou-me o menino nos braços e gritou-me com a sua voz mais destemida para correr para o seu quarto sem olhar para trás.
Um Homem Só
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 99,270. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Um menino acorda de madrugada, o menino não consegue dormir. Ele vê o rosto de um homem no escuro. O menino está só e assim ficará para sempre. Outras madrugadas virão, novas noites em claro.
Fragatas Não Pousam no Mar
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A praia era magnífica. Naquele instante estava coberta por uma colcha radiante de sol. De ondas calmas, voltada para o mar aberto, reluzia como jazida de diamantes à flor da terra.
Peles
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 28,600. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Em Peles, Roque de Ávila Jr. traz ao mundo uma obra com o espírito dos antigos clássicos, em sua prosa poética e épica, mas que é fortemente costurada por elementos e linguagem atuais.
Artless
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Price: Free! Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A ragtag group of young artists, painters, photographers, musicians and writers all collide in an abandoned building downtown with the idea to cobble together their own art gallery out of what little they have available. This book tells the beautiful failures of that idea.
Aei-our. A Long Poem
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,020. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
In this "long poem," the speaker does stand-up sermon parodies, bows in sincere devotion, fights a nuclear war in the nuclear family, teaches in the jungle, fight bears in a Latin adventure game, and sings of diems uncarped and carped, all in a poetic line that shifts from front to back vowels effortlessly.
À Prova de Fogo
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 24,310. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 23, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mais um dia quente de verão. Mais uma vez o fogo transforma o verde em cinzento. Quando tudo parece acalmar, uma labareda troca as voltas a uma equipa de bombeiros. Ariana assiste a tudo, impotente, e vê o marido ser engolido pelas chamas e ficar em coma.
Cordões a Duas Cores
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 22, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
O presente livro é composto por duas estórias. Da conjugação dos seus nomes surgiu o título “Cordões A Duas Cores”.
Above the Universe Below
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,550. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Artist Carder Quevedo walks a tightrope between worlds in this character-driven festival of strange. Traversing the landmines of everyday life, he finds solace in his art: commemorates bizarre deaths in an alternate universe. When he meets Haika, a beautiful purveyor of art, he's pulled into the limelight.This twisted story asks: what is real, what is family, and just how does art enter our world?
Of Wars & Weddings
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Price: Free! Words: 20,820. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The United States is gone. Society has collapsed. But family still remains. Four siblings come together to celebrate a wedding. But it's not that simple; with family it never really is. There's hate. There's revenge. There's ambition. There's a thirst for conquest. Separated by distance and their ideals what will happen when they reunite?
Figures on a Beach
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 69,520. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Elm Books Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kirk VanDyke's semi-autobiographical novel of the life of John Jones: a novel of schizophrenia, discovery, and making do on a Texas beach.
Exile on Kalamazoo Street
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bryce Carter was once a promising novelist. After his experimental novel Reflections bombed, he walked away from his teaching job and drowned his sorrows in whiskey. To stop drinking and avoid temptation, he holes up in his house during the long, snowy winter. Meanwhile, the terms of his self-imposed exile make him dependent on his sister and a sitting duck for anyone who cares to drop by.
Traveling Light
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,530. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Traveling Light" tells the dramatic story of a young woman whose carefully planned future is up-ended by her impulse-buy of a used car. Literary fiction with the pacing and suspense of a thriller, "Traveling Light" features two highly original women protagonists and a setting that readers don’t often encounter in contemporary fiction — the unique American subculture that is I-95.
Comeuppance: Stories from the 1960s
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,230. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this collection of eleven diverse stories from the Sixties, Michael C. Ahn presents vignettes of a period when bow ties gave way to long hair. Some stories are poignant, others haunting or riveting, but all evoke a decade of shifting mood in the country. A handful of these stories have previously appeared in literary reviews.