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Last Exit to Pine Lake
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Price: Free! Words: 41,370. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A dying writer goes off into the woods to die in peace. So much for that idea.
Nahima
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 176,440. Language: Spanish. Published: May 3, 2011 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Edith Chahín narra la historia de su madre, Nahima, una mujer siria nacida a finales del XIX. Para evitar la persecución turca, Nahima y su marido Yusef, huyen de Siria y tras un largo viaje llegan a Santiago de Chile. Las páginas de "Nahima" destilan el desarraigo y el dolor de la emigración por la separación y las dificultades de integración en una cultura totalmente diferente.
Saskatchewan
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,320. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A family saga about a Canadian prairies dynasty, the discovery of oil and a small rural town living in the shadow of a serial murderer.
Driving Toward a Broken Heart
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stuck in a traffic jam on Valentine's Day, eleven people share an experience that changes their lives forever.
Gardyloo!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,340. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hugh McGregor, a corporate trademark attorney for McGregor Corporation, happens upon the village of New Plockton, Iowa, where he discovers a Scottish Snuggery in violation of McGregor Corporation's trademark. Hugh's world view is then set on its ontological ear by Maddie McGregor, owner of the Snuggery. This is a story not so much of redemption, but of ontological transformation. Of a sort.
Why Won't You Love Me?!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,450. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
Pete Nicely has been waiting for a student like Charlie Novela. Charlie reads for pleasure, brushes off bullies and likes dumb jokes. But in the aftermath of Columbine, Charlie goes too far. “If things get bad,” Charlie says, “I’ll put on a trench coat and take care of things.” Now Pete has two choices. He can report Charlie or he can help the kid himself. But he has to do something.
To Keep Away The Chill (and other victorian stories)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection that ranges from ghosts on the open plains in the US, to High-Society London and back to mid-Western America, all during Queen Victoria's reign. Some are based on true stories and some are the way I wish things were, without all the rules and class distinctions.
If You Go Into The Woods
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.92 from 26 reviews)
If You Go Into The Woods is a collection of two unsettling short stories. In the title story, Jiri Beranek is drawn to a nearby forest, but each time he enters, his desire to see the mysterious birds is checked by his fear of the dark. When he finally forces himself to go farther, he find a new reason to be afraid. Plus bonus story: The Reset Button. Total length 4000 words.
On Literature
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Price: Free! Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A small collection of essays and journalism, On Literature explores the creative life, from poets waxing lyrical to poets getting down right political. Some crucial excursions with the muse are explored in the 'pages' of this book, so dip inside and be inspired, there's more to literary living than you might think.
The Other Girl
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,570. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011 by Smart Media New York. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
WINNER OF THE NEXT GENERATION INDIE AWARD Two Europeans friends in New York, a man and a woman, are each torn between the desire to belong and feel alive and the desire to break away from the toxic love of another person.
Teddy's Family, Now in it's Sixth Season!
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Price: Free! Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The theme of societal pressure is an interesting one. The pressure to carry a television series, if you're the star, must be incredible, and over the years we've all seen many who have cracked under that strain. But not Teddy.
At My Fingertips
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Real Life fiction, based on nightmares and dreams come true. Step inside the box with the characters, and witness a different life as you would never see it.
The Dancer's Spell
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,420. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mata Hari casts a spell upon Europe and rouses a dormant one over a childhood friend whose shock at seeing her dance upends his world.
Dreaming in Daylight
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,470. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011 by Star Publish LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rose Shiner’s father Leo, a one time carnival barker and opera producer, prefers Puccini’s world to his own. Belle, Rose’s mother, fights debilitating depression, desperate to step up from her youth on the Canadian prairie to a suburban castle. Rosie struggles mightily to grow in this shadow world, fighting through nightmares to find dreams steady and safe enough to sustain her in daylight.
The Joy of Google
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,030. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet
Search results as memoir: A year in the life of a compulsive Googler, including THE SECRET OF LIFE IS......WHAT DOES PRICELESS MEAN...SEX FOR ME HAS ALWAYS BEEN...WHY MY DOG ALWAYS...CLICKABLE GOD...AND OPRAH INVITED...I KNEW WAS TROUBLE...THIS GINORMOUS CLOUD...and many, many more. Fascinating, hilarious, moving & compulsive reading from the author of Lemon" and "Horrible Child."
Vòng Đai Xanh
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,980. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 24, 2011 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
VÒNG ĐAI XANH tiểu thuyết NGÔ THẾ VINH ebook edition Kệ Sách xuất bản - 2011 Smashwords phát hành ISBN 978-1-4524-1731-8
Cõi Tình
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,280. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 23, 2011 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cõi Tình tiểu thuyết Nam Dao ebook edition - 2011 Kệ Sách xuất bản Smashwords phát hành ISBN 978-1-4524-3506-0 Cõi Tình, tiểu thuyết xây dựng trên một nhân vật đi tìm vật hộ quốc bảo dân hầu tìm cách giải họa cho nước Đại Việt bị phù thủy Cao Biền trấn yểm từ thời Bắc Thuộc.
Trixie
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,130. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A satirical look at strip clubs and feminine sexuality in the American media. -trix: feminine, agential suffix, from Latin.
Friends and Cavendish
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this short story by Luke Atkinson, a young writer is troubled by his lack of purpose which puts a severe slack in his productivity. He addresses his writer's block while sitting on the front porch with his friend and roommate, Frank. In their conversation he realizes the danger of becoming complacent and tries to confront the self-doubt that plagues him in his postgrad career.
Found At The Bottom Of The Glass
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young writer finds himself penniless and alone on a Thursday evening. To break the cycle of monotony, he journeys to the local pub for a drink. While there he meets a young girl who buys him drinks. She is an old friend and classmate who lends the young man an ear to ease his unhappiness. The young man accepts gladly and sheds his self-doubt in the process.