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The Wheelman: How the Slave Robert Smalls Stole a Warship and Became King
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,410. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel involving the true story of Robert Smalls, the South Carolina slave who stole a Confederate warship, became a Union Civil War captain, fought his way to Congress, and became the reputed King of Beaufort County, South Carolina. Examines America's racial history from a very different perspective.
Ten Tales of Improbable Escape Stolen from the Thief Giovanni Boccaccio
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,950. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of linked short stories based on the Second Day of Boccacio's Decameron.
The Flying Kite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(SHORT STORY) Inspired by a true story, this tale of Patagonian wanderers will challenge your sense of credibility. In one of the southernmost towns in the world, a photojournalist walks into a pub with a tall tale: He's spent the last several weeks in the wilderness with a man the world thought had disappeared thirty years before. Do you believe him?
We Dare Not Whisper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,260. Language: American English. Published: December 1, 2015 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Set in rural Wisconsin, We Dare Not Whisper explores the toxic legacy of a self-destructive family. With hauntingly beautiful prose, Jan Netolicky illuminates the suffering of individuals with bipolar disorder and the unthinkable challenges facing those closest to them.
The Carlos Chadwick Mystery: A Novel of College Life and Political Terror
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 82,760. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015 by Amador Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
How and why does a college kid become a radical, possibly a terrorist, in the early 1970s? The mystery is why the mainstream media narrators fail to understand their own story. This wild tale predicts the pseudo-debate about political correctness. A marvelous spoof of Gothics, Harlequins, college life and the way the American mind works, or doesn't work.
The Parcel
Price: Free! Words: 26,580. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
‘The Parcel’ is a collaborative novella written by the attendees of the 2015 winter-term ‘Creative Writing – Intermediate’ ten-week class hosted by co-contributor Morgen Bailey. The authors wrote their chapters while knowing only the size, weight and destination address of the parcel, together with the chapters’ starting and ending locations – chosen by the authors themselves.
The Creek
Price: Free! Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Coming of age can be a difficult time in a young person’s life. It is fraught with excitement, confusion, curiosity, and willfulness. It is the beginning of learning the ancient knowledge that lies dormant in our child-minds, until we reach an age when it is time to unleash that power. The Creek is a completely analogous piece that focuses heavily on finding and nurturing that feminine aspect o
Invisible Hands - A Novel
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 49,390. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Invisible Hands" is a contemporary history cloaked in a story about music which culminates in the performance of a "Requiem" and an "Oratorio". The theme, subtly present throughout, is "death and rebirth" as it applies to all organic life including cultures and man-made institutions; spring follows winter. It is both a simple narrative and a complex allegorical novel.
On the top of the world
Price: Free! Words: 51,670. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
WE LOVE PARIS. The author is French and wrote between the events in January 2015, and the wave of emotion generated by the terrorist attacks, with the motto "Je suis Charlie", and the new attacks in November 2015 in Paris. As moving from Paris to San Francisco during that period, and also traveling in Asian countries, she wrote short stories about change in life and inspiration to love our world.
Better Vibes
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The end of a life long love story. Or maybe just the beginning?
अलबेलिया
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: Hindi. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
‘अलबेलिया’ मेरी पहली किताब है, जिसे जीवन के आनन-फानन में लिखने का प्रयास मैंने नहीं किया है. अपने कचरस अनुभव से जिन्दगी को देखा है, समझा है, जीया है और उनमें से दिल को छूने वाली बातों को कहानियों के सांचे में ढ़ाला है फिर निकाला है और साहित्यिक प्रदर्शिनी के बाजार में आपके प्यार की एक बूंद पाने की आस में छोड़ा है. मुझे भरोसा हैं यह किताब आपको पसंद आयेगी और आपका ढ़ेर सारा प्यार मुझे मिलेगा.
Unveiling the Truth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,030. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a patriarchal culture rich with tradition and belief, the outlawed dowry still plagues India. Despite its ban in 1961, many husbands and their families still cling to the idea that a woman is not enough to make a marriage. The bride’s family should be made poorer by her marriage, and the groom’s family should prosper. A woman’s worth is solely the fortune she can bring to her new family.
Sunburnt Farmlands of the Midwest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,710. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sunburnt Farmlands of the Midwest is a collection of short stories that walks a line between darkness and light. As a reader you will wade through depression, addiction and death in some stories, but you’ll also be reminded of the love in stolen moments in others. This book offers a definitive look at some of our most difficult to discuss subjects, without backing away or apologizing.
The Moon 1312
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Features work from Lyn Lifshin, t. kilgore splake, Gary Every, Margaret Boles, and Ali Noel Vyain.
Diary of an Overgod
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,400. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Religious
After God loses in a war in Heaven, a man is granted His powers and attempts to create better universes than the defeated God.
Эли Шехтман "ЭРЕВ", Том - II (EREV, Vol. - II) Перевод с идиша - Альма Шин. From Yiddish - Alma Shin.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,540. Language: Russian. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Эрев" - выдающийся роман ведущего еврейского писателя России, который стоит в первом ряду не только еврейской литературы, но по праву сравним с Достоевским и Чеховым.
Sundowning Diary - part 2
Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Sundowning diary" portrays the life of a young billionaire who suffers from severe form of dementia called sundowning syndrome and have been in a constant chase of a sunlight for almost 10 years , traveling all around the world to avoid the sunset.
Lion Within
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,420. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Leo is a troubled young man, constantly on the brink of disaster. In the midst of his own emotional turmoil, Leo meets Elizabeth, single mom of a newborn, with a lot on her plate and a past that she won't acknowledge. Leo has always been driven to rescue others, and Elizabeth becomes the newest project to help him forget his own troubles. Can Leo reach Elizabeth, and at the same time, come to te
Donegal Gymnasts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,410. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: November 21, 2015 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
Donegal Gymnasts is a story that has a bit of everything: comedy, drama, romance, joy and sorrow in this coming of age tale. A work of contemporary Irish fiction that is global in reach and universal in depth. A tale about people who follow their dreams, no matter what obstacles they encounter.
Bear-Faced Lies And Other Fictions
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,450. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015 by The Goldman Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
DISCONCERTING, DOUBLE-EDGED & BITTERSWEET: six stories that are both preposterous and entirely believable - they linger long after the telling. B. Mamatha (‘The House They Couldn’t Build’) deconstructs modern life to create allegories, twisted fairy tales and inventive, memorable fiction.