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Vikramorvasiyam (Hindi)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: Hindi. Published: November 23, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
एक बार देवलोक की परम सुंदरी अप्सरा उर्वशी अपनी सखियों के साथ कुबेर के भवन से लौट रही थी। मार्ग में केशी दैत्य ने उन्हें देख लिया और तब उसे उसकी सखी चित्रलेखा सहित वह बीच रास्ते से ही पकड़ कर ले गया। यह देखकर दूसरी अप्सराएँ सहायता के लिए पुकारने लगीं, "आर्यों! जो कोई भी देवताओं का मित्र हो और आकाश में आ-जा सके, वह आकर हमारी रक्षा करें।" उसी समय प्रतिष्ठान देश के राजा पुरुरवा भगवान सूर्य की उपासना
Meghdoot (Hindi)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: Hindi. Published: November 23, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
1 कश्चित्‍कान्‍ताविरहगुरुणा स्‍वाधिकारात्‍प्रमत: शापेनास्‍तग्‍ड:मितमहिमा वर्षभोग्‍येण भर्तु:। यक्षश्‍चक्रे जनकतनयास्‍नानपुण्‍योदकेषु स्निग्‍धच्‍छायातरुषु वसतिं रामगिर्याश्रमेषु।। कोई यक्ष था। वह अपने काम में असावधान हुआ तो यक्षपति ने उसे शाप दिया कि वर्ष-भर पत्‍नी का भारी विरह सहो। इससे उसकी महिमा ढल गई। उसने रामगिरि के आश्रमों में बस्‍ती बनाई जहाँ घने छायादार
The Immigrant
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
You can't go home again. But, if you're Amina, blessed with few roots and bottomless wealth, it might be possible to recreate the home of childhood dreams in a new land…specifically at Brandon and Shelly’s Minnesota farm. Part of the "Prairie Noir" series, which starts with "Winter," continues with "The Agent" and "Dakota" and takes side trips with "Spring" and "Fall."
Der Kreuzzug des Daniel Afron - Ein Roman
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 93,780. Language: German. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Der Kreuzzug des Daniel Afron
Diary of a Madman
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 111,520. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol (1809-1852), although Russian, was born in the village of Sorochyntsi in the Poltava Oblast province of central Ukraine. He was never accepted by the Russian public as being completely Russian in his thinking and political ideology, and indeed he was not. Gogol's Ukrainian upbringing is most evident in his early works which draw heavily from Ukrainian culture and history.
This Year in Word of the Day
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,030. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Literati Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
365 Stories Inspired By Our Peculiar Language. The Word of the Day project began as a writing exercise but soon became a valuable outlet for the author of The Wonderboy Serials to beat back depression after the dissolution of his marriage.
Random Shootings
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,290. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
From mall shootings, school shootings, even military base shootings, this important new book offers a reflection on gun violence in America today and shows the impact it can have on a family. A crime reporter's son, adopted when he was nine after his birth parents die, is bullied in middle school. He grows up to become a disturbed young man with an uncommon fondness for guns.
Drugstore Cowboy Back Side of a Mirror
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,830. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Drugstore Cowboy, Backside Of The Mirror, it's 15 years later in the life of Bob Hughes. Things are very different for Bob. He's sober, off drugs. He goes to his steady job, goes to counseling, plays golf with Det. Gentry, his former nemesis, and lives with his mom...
Uma Nova Esperança?
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 65,340. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 21, 2014 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sofia mudava de cidade para fugir do amor que a atraiçoara. Duarte perdera a esposa num trágico acidente de viação e o seu filho, Luís, deixara, praticamente, de falar por causa da perda repentina da mãe.
The 2000 N-I-G-G-A
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Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The 2000 N-I-G-G-A sings a singular song about Los Angeles, about his day and age, and about this Generation's view of it. Raswell isn't judging one race as opposed to another; instead he serves us all up black, white, rich, poor and simply says: Look at us. Vincent is 2000. He peels back the veneer and invites us all to look at ourselves, to much amusement and much horror.
Chaste
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Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A priest smokes a cigarette, sees a girl, and experiences a moment of hideous regret.
Once More With Feeling
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,080. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Two people meet in a seedy country-western watering -hole called the "Giddiup." One is a young widow named Emma-Lou who feels responsible for the death of her family. The other is a young college-educated rancher named Jonas, who is without family except for a surrogate father who lives on a neighboring ranch.
. . . Constant Red . . .
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Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At a time when the one per centers can have their way with whatever they want, they decide the color red is counter-productive. Can they just pull it off the shelves?
The Loner
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Series: The Canyon Club. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,200. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gatsby meets Persuasion in a story of sex and money in L.A. as a self-sufficient loner, new billionaire Will Sloan, dares to cross the divide of privilege to claim his lost love.
Bullfighter
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Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man goes to Spain, smokes a cigarette, and stands his ground.
Life on Other Moons
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Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After the last woman on Earth dies and the moon breaks in half, the male survivors begin to question love, masculinity, and fate. Later, a civilization on the moon begins to rebuild after decades of civil war. Three other stories chart the progress of a boy and his father on their multi-year journey from rural, 1960s Alabama to a war-torn Vietnam and ultimately to the moon.
God Metaphor
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 27,260. Language: British English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Carey turns his attention to religion, and spirituality and himself in this fascinating follow-up to Adjective Narcissism. 'The writing [is] engaging and the author's attention to detail [paints] a wonderful picture.' - onlinebookclub.org
Bright Red Devil
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,960. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in 2010 Nashville, Tennessee, Bright Red Devil chronicles eight months in the life of Jake Maynor. Once the city’s foremost radio disc jockey, he has in a decade descended to the depths of occupational ruin and moral decay.
The Guy in 3C and Other Tales, Satires and Fables
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Price: Free! Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The book is a mixed bag of satire, mordant and/or playful wit as well as other forms of non-realistic fiction. Targets include American historical blindness (The Guy in 3C”) , obsessive social correctness (“A Breach of Decorum”), greed (“The Reminder”) and literary pomposity (Litbiz Magazine Interview)
Solving For Y
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,300. Language: American English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Seriocomic and subtly satiric, Solving For Y examines the modern era of free agency, both personally and professionally. Cookie cutter ideal nuclear families and cradle-to-grave corporate coddling are no longer the norm. Be nimble, be adaptable, or risk becoming obsolete, both at home and in the workforce. Solving For Y – seeking answers to the human comedy we all participate in.