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Ready Reference Treatise: Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 23 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 44. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader. The present book introduces the author in details, provides analysis of the characters and themes, and includes the complete summary.
Riding Double
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Forced to move and dreading puberty, a 13-year-old girl clings to childhood through her younger sister. Published in the Bellingham Review, 1990.
Without You
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 68,350. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Everywhere there is water. Nearly all these stories explore basic human characteristics - poverty, puberty, loss, hope, aging, dementia, racism, gender identity, mischievousness, love - with the ocean or a river or a pond or a beach as background. You won't like all the characters, but you'll love some, tolerate a few, and be intrigued by all.
The Purpose of Gravity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A frustrated writer feeling trapped in her marriage receives a coming-out letter from her closest girlfriend in college. Winner of the 1992 Katherine Anne Porter Prize for Fiction, published in Nimrod.
Spot the Sweetie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two fine arts students deconstructing the notion of romantic love find their own friendship devolving toward an inevitably cliché attraction. Winner of the University of Washington's Milliman Award, published in Short Fiction by Women, 1993.
White Cedar Press
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,800. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young editor, thrilled to have secured his dream job with a prestigious small publisher in New York, watches in horror as the firm abandons its standards and begins printing all the lurid novels it can find. Hester Prynne re-imagined as an ax-wielding vigilante? The editor has to decide whether to quit, rebel, or surrender.
Writing Under the Influence
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,250. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Literary shorts and poems related to the writing profession and obsession
This Will Kill You
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jason Cassidy, Iraq war vet, works for the Forest Service on the Klamath River, wants to write books or go back to war. He can’t figure it out. He starts off writing an action/thriller, but life takes matters out of his hands. His girlfriend reveals she’s pregnant, he suspects it’s no accident. When called to fight a fire in the Trinity Alps, he and his crew face death in harrowing circumstance.
Miss Dollar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A classified ad is offering a large reward for the return of a lost greyhound. Mendonça, a single young doctor who has found the dog, makes his way to a house on Rua de Mata-cavalos, where the reward he ultimately collects is much different from the one mentioned in the classifieds.
Jazz with Ella
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 83,110. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
While on a study tour of the Soviet Union during the austere Brezhnev years, Jennifer, a Canadian student, is swept off her feet by a handsome Soviet man, Volodya. He is a discontented jazz pianist whose idol is singer Ella Fitzgerald–for him the symbol of everything mysterious and musical that can happen only in the west....
Backyard Horse Tales 2: Frosty and the Nightstalker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Frosty is an Appaloosa colt who undergoes a life changing event the summer he turns two that triggers a strange out of body experience. Is he only having bad dreams or is his strange haunting a result of the collective memories of Appaloosas from a long ago past? Follow Frosty through the twilight between space and time where you will meet the Nightstalker. 2013 Multiple book award recipient.
The Wisdom of Beer
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 89,790. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The annual Cobra Gold joint military operation arrives in Pattaya dumping thousands of US naval and marine personnel on the city. Russian Mafia and local Chinese-Thai gangsters decide this is a good time to rob a warehouse filled with war weapons. Duvel, a retired American, a caretaker for his aged Thai stepmother, also looks over the well-being of foreign expats as a member of the Pattaya Fore...
Emma Roulotte, es usted
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,100. Language: Spanish. Published: October 10, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cuentos de princesas y genios al estilo de "Las mil y una noches", relatos futuristas de robots que explorar un remoto planeta, historias de amor con trasfondo decimonónico, medicamentos milagrosos que devuelven la inspiración a los escritores… "Emma Roulotte, es usted" nos hace un guiño cómplice y bienhumorado y nos invita a disfrutar, reír y fantasear con la mejor literatura.
Millwood - Das Dorf
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: German. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Millwood ist ein Dorf im romantischen Süd - Osten Irlands. Der Mittelpunkt ist der Shop, wo sich alle treffen. Das Leben verläuft mit Höhen und Tiefen. Die Geschichten der Menschen wird mal heiter und mal besinnlich geschildert.
Le Poisson rouge
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: French. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Anna, jeune homosexuelle, découvre le gay Paris au fil de ses amours, heureuses ou désenchantées. Le Marais se dévoile et les femmes s'emmêlent... Un récit plein d'humour et d'autodérision sur la vie aux couleurs arc-en-ciel.
Ancestor Grove: Theirs is the Vision
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,890. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The book challenges its readers to participate in an unfolding archetypal story of the fate of an ancient forest and the complex personalities engaged in the decisions that determine its future. Ancestor Grove is not only an educational read whose instruction ranges from the genius of nature to the intricacies of politics. It is a parable for a world whose survival is in humanity's unsure hands.
Letting Go
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
a collection of short stories exploring the foibles and weaknesses of the central characters: a woman looking for uncomplicated sex; an ageing Irish spinster has her dreams coming true in unexpected ways. a middle-aged man who finds out more than he ever wanted to know about his mother's secret life. a young abused girl who deals out her own kind of justice. nothing is as it seems on the surface.
Leaving Gilead
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,680. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Melanie rebels against the authoritarian religion of her family, she is cut off and has to make her way in life alone. Only then does she learn about Susan who had broken free a generation earlier.
Poetry Guide: P. B. Shelley
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Series: Poetry Guides, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This guide presents a valuable help to the students of English Literature. The summary of each of the poems in this guide is followed by the form of the poem, critical analysis, and the text of the poem.
Freedom Incorporated
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Series: Freedom, I. Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 56,510. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012 by Church Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Freedom Incorporated, the world's first low-security work camp, doesn't exist. You can't see it and you can't touch it. But the military, the mafia, and the shadow government all lead to a truth where nobody's been. Here, the truth will not exactly set you free. It landed Noodle in solitary confinement where he's been living for thirty years. Read his story. Share it. Help set Noodle free.