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Priory, Louisiana: A Novel by Pat Kogos
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
When Hurricane Katrina enters the Gulf, coastal residents flee. In Priory, Louisiana, guest rooms of an inn become shelter from the storm. Guests bond over shared heartache. They watch as homes get swept to sea. Loved ones go missing. Passions ignite. Priory, Louisiana is a story of regret, God's role in tragedy, and the opportunity to reinvent yourself after the life you know has washed away.
Quand les femmes s'emmêlent (Saison 2) by Anne de Gandt
Series: Le gang des bigoudènes, Saison 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,480. Language: French. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cela donne des bleus à l'âme, des coups au coeur, des passions désespérées, belles ou insensées. De la douleur et de l'amour, toujours. Retrouvez Anna, Tristana, Leila et Suzanna dans la deuxième saison du Gang des bigoudènes. Pour le meilleur de ces femmes à la recherche d'elles-mêmes et de leur coeur. Nouvelle édition.
Que pasen los niños by Daniel Corpas Hansen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,470. Language: Spanish. Published: June 1, 2013 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cuando de pronto la felicidad nos abruma…, no queda más remedio que tomar medidas. Ese es el tema de «Felicia», el primero de los relatos que componen este "Que pasen los niños", nueve cuentos en los que el autor ilustra con argumentos tomados de la vida cotidiana e imágenes novedosas el equilibrio inestable en que se encuentra la vida, presta a volcarse hacia un lado o el otro en un instante.
Shanghai Dancing by Brian Castro
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,580. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A "fictional autobiography," Shanghai Dancing is a dazzling meditation on identity, language and disorientation that combines photographs and written images in the style of W.G. Sebald. The winner of some of Australia's top literary prizes, Shanghai Dancing has been praised by its judges as "a work of major significance [that] challenges our expectations of storytelling..."
Glove Puppet by Neal Drinnan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Glove Puppet is a modern-day twist on Oliver Twist and a harrowing illustration of how the best intentions can lead to the worst results.Born 'Johnny' to a drug addict, prostitute mother in Brighton, England, Johnny becomes Vaslav when, at age seven, his mother dies from a heroin overdose and a stranger brings him to a very different life in Australia, where he passes him off as his own son.
The Justine Case by Silja Hansen (Silja Hrund Barkardóttir)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Justine works at a law office. When she goes to a dinner-party with her boyfriend, strange things begin to happen.
Neon Literary Magazine #34 by Neon Books
Series: Neon Literary Magazine. Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Issue 34 of Neon features the work of Sam Frankl, Eliza Victoria, Lynn Hoffman, Tracey Iceton, Michael Frazer, Kate Folk, Heidi James, and Nancy Hightower. The cover photograph is by Andrew Shoemaker.
Redeeming Brother Murrihy: The River To Hiruharama by Antony Millen
Price: $7.22 USD. Words: 86,450. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Conrad Murrihy's mother is dying and she has one final wish: to see her eldest son Francis who has not contacted home in two years. Conrad embarks on an intensely personal journey, leaving his beloved Canada for distant, exotically spiritual New Zealand to bring his brother home. However, his encounters with the people, places and spirits of New Zealand force him to confront deeper family issues.
Baxter's Friends by Ned Randle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jerry Baxter and his two friends, Hugh and Al, are in midlife crisis. Jerry dreams about stark rituals from his Native American heritage. Hugh finds relief from the tedium of his job and his wife’s disinterest by fantasizing about an attractive female co-worker. Al, a hustler and womanizer, is looking for a new thrill. When fantasy gives way to reality, their troubles really begin.
Retrouvailles (French edition) by Christopher G. Moore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: French. Published: May 28, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / General
Tony Collins, un correspondant de guerre américain, et Sam Rith, un ancien enfant-soldat chez les Khmers rouges, se retrouvent trente ans après. Tony a aidé Sam, un adolescent de quinze ans meurtri par la guerre et les camps de réfugiés, à refaire sa vie aux Etats-Unis...
Reunion (German edition) by Christopher G. Moore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: German. Published: May 28, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / General
Nach fast dreißig Jahren trifft der amerikanische Kriegsberichterstatter Tony Collins Sam Rith wieder, einen ehemaligen Kindersoldaten der Roten Khmer. Tony hatte dem sterbensmüden, fünfzehnjährigen Sam einst einen Neuanfang in den Vereinigten Staaten ermöglicht...
Gamji College by Chin Ce
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,550. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gamji College begins on a staccato rhythm. From the rustic setting of Koloko, Chin Ce's cynical gaze rests on the chaos and drift that permeate the lives of modern college students.
Rottweiler by Christopher V. Alexander
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,730. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jon has spent ten years silently enduring an abusive marriage to a woman he never loved. But when Jon is the only witness to a vicious attack in his suburban neighborhood, he must decide whether to bear the burden of continued silence or to bare his fangs and finally say “enough”.
Children of Koloko by Chin Ce
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,800. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Seen through the eyes of a young hero and his friends, the story spans the life and habits of semi urban folks in Africa. Chin Ce's capacity to amuse by the sheer ribaldry of his narrative and humorous treatment of his characters is in the best tradition of modern African satires.
Life Can Be a Miracle by Ivinela Samuilova
Price: $7.19 USD. Words: 47,150. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This novel has brought an unusually optimistic breath of fresh air, as warm as a Balkan summer, to Bulgarian literature. Yet, it has no borders and speaks to the universal human spirit. This is the right book for readers who want a fresh take on reality, who do not take themselves too seriously and who would like to explore their own potential and live a more fulfilled life, starting from within.
The Visitor by Chin Ce
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A movie scene has triggered in Deego, the viewer, series of experiences which draw back to a history of crime and death in an African nation. Mensa, who was Deego, and also Erie in the land of his ancestors, must go back in time and retrieve his memory lost from the gun blast that took his life on earth.
Two Lost Souls by Mahmoud Saeed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,110. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A middle-aged Iraqi man is intent on leaving the United States to escape the difficulties of living as a foreigner in the aftermath of the events of September 11th. He meets a beautiful, young American woman in dire need of help and decides to lend her a helping hand. This act of kindness leads to an extraordinary and unique love that transforms their lives.
Trip Anderson, USMC: The Road Less Travelled by Mary Cote
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013 by Writers AMuse Me. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Korea may be the 'Forgotten War'; Trip Anderson, though, will never forget it.