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Mặt Trận ở Sài Gòn
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,470. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 13, 2012 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
MẶT TRẬN Ở SÀI GÒN Tập truyện Ngô Thế Vinh Copyright @2012 by Ngô Thế Vinh Kệ Sách eBook Publising Center Smashwords Edition ISBN 978-1-4524-2848-2
Chữ Dưới Chân Tường
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,320. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 12, 2012 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
NGUYỄN VIỆN CHỮ DƯỚI CHÂN TƯỜNG tiểu thuyết Copyright @2012 Nguyễn Viện Kệ Sách eBook Publishing Center Smashwords Edition ISBN: 978-1-4524-6305-6
Bull City
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,710. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sid Ellison believes that he’s left Durham, NC, for good. But when his older brother, Tyrell, is charged with the murder of a Pakistani woman, Sid has no choice but to confront his troubled past. Bull City moves from the tobacco factories of Durham to Pakistan and finally to Boston before returning to the South for a dramatic and unexpected climax.
El Aguila
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,270. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The cafeteros in Colombia get forced into growing coca after the bottom drops out of the coffee market. The guerrillas get involved and then all hell breaks loose when the military gets wind of it and tries to force them out. It is told from the eyes of a nineteen-year-old girl who hires a coyote to bring her across the Arizona border after her entire town and family are decimated by bloodshed.
Yesterday
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 52,240. Language: Russian. Published: April 11, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Журналист-фрилансер, по просьбе знакомых, начинает поиски исчезнувшей владелицы художественной галереи, что приводит к встречам с полузабытыми друзьями детства. В ходе расследования привычные вещи становятся все более и более странными.
Shafted Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
920 words. A father's actions run full-circle when he chooses to cut educational funding.
The Twilight Lawns Chronicles
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A series of tales concerning Twilight Lawns, Surrey. Residential Home for the Elderly, the Distressed, but most importantly, the Well Bred. Join the Residents at play. Take tea with Elspeth and Hermione. Marvel at the wisdom and organisational abilities of Maude. Join us at night for a last digestive biscuit and Senapod tea. Then Medication Time and bed. Good night!
100 Years of Blood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,480. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
During the early years of the 20th Century, a servant of an English lord arrives in an isolated county among the hills of Appalachia and begins work on a house large enough and fine enough for retiring nobility. For retirement seems to be the goal of Richard Abingdon. Retirement from the nobility, retirement from the world, retirement from life.
At the Ditch in the Center of the Universe
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Price: Free! Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012 by Geraldine Glodek. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's 1959. Tim Giovannini, whose family made it out of the mines and factories of Pennsylvania, wants nothing to do with kids whose parents still come home with dirty hands. He has a chance to go to the Buddy Holly concert in Iowa with Hal Jones, the laces of whose sneakers Tim does not feel fit to loose. Hal can't stomach Tim, but a ride to Iowa in Tim's dad's car is his only way to get there
The Blue Hat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in New Zealand in the late 1940’s three children are sent to stay in the country where everything seems strange. This short story won a major NZ short story competition in 1990.
Resveries brouageaises
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: French. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
En ce quatorze d’octobre de l’an mil six cent trente-et-un, j’allois considérant la mer océane dont les rouleaux convulsifs s’engouffroyent dans le havre à l’assaut de Brouage. Regard perdu, cheveux au vent, je révassois au beau et bon pays de la Grand’Rivière, duquel revenoit nostre compère l’Enclume pour la Compagnie du Canada.
13 Years in America
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Price: Free! Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.94 from 33 reviews)
The powerful story of one woman’s search for happiness and fulfillment in modern-day America.
De l'autre côté
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: French. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La chambre jaune du château du Douhet semble hantée par une présence maléfique. L'écrivain Albert Hicks mène l'enquête...
Pieces
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story about memory, time, and the things we lose.
Thomas Jefferson, Rachel & Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,030. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
What would you do if the ghost of Thomas Jefferson asked you to take him off his mountain so he could see the country? Jack Arrowsmith and his late son's girlfriend, Rachel Carter — a mixed-race beauty like Sally Hemings — swallow their fears and take him away. What if he returns to corporeal form — a man used to slaves but this time with no money, job or ID?
Espejos y otras orillas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,880. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pedro Pujante ha logrado recuperar en estos relatos las inquietantes atmósferas e hilos argumentales del mejor Realismo Mágico y ha sabido captar con maestría su esencia. Quien lea ESPEJOS Y OTRAS ORILLAS comprenderá que la realidad y lo mágico están sutilmente alineados en un mismo plano.
So Long As You Don't Get Run Over You'll Be Fine
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Can you guess the main inspiration for this story? Several images and ideas are taken from an earlier story by a well-known author. To enter, buy and read a copy of the story... And follow the instructions at the end.
Disentangled
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Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 98,660. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What does a person do to alter the course of their troubled life? For the playful, young William Ashton the answer is in a kaleidoscope and the garden of mirrors. For Stringy Billy it’s a guitar and the Devil at the crossroads. Seaton Redland’s solution is to become born again and for Andrew Lewis it is something else altogether.
The Bastard Year
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Brandylane Publishers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
This debut novel tells the story of a boy’s final year of childhood and a family’s near disintegration. When Zain’s father is fired from the CIA in March of 1980, it creates a tremor that threatens to upend the family’s precarious balance. Zain’s awakening to a world riddled with cracks and his adolescent attempts to mend them are the stuff from which young men, and great stories, are made.
The Termite Queen: Volume One: The Speaking of the Dead
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,320. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the 30th century, an off-world expedition brings back a giant termite with a behavior that suggests intelligence. During the planning for a first-contact expedition, Kaitrin Oliva, a linguistic anthropologist, falls in love with the entomologist-leader, a complex man hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, civil discord is brewing on the termite planet as the Queen's Chamberlain plots a murder ...