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Gibbin House
By Carola Perla
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 117,440. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
During World War II this Hampstead villa was a refuge for artists and intellectuals fleeing the continent. But when the former beacon of hope becomes a prison for the four men who remain exiled there, the mysterious arrival of a young mute woman with secrets of her own, tests the men's perception of love and loss, and their ability to forgive the past in order to live again.
Adelaide's Garden
By Scott Ehrig-Burgess
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 262,810. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Complex and ambitious, shambolic and beguiling, Adelaide's Garden is a literary epic of bibliophiles and madmen, swindlers and dreamers. A labyrinth of tales,characters and myths,sprawling across the 19th century, with an unsettling collection of haunted Victorian souls struck by grief, slavery, and love.
A World within A World
By Suzanne Steinberg
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 190,920. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a fictional biography, which goes deep into the mind of Carl Jung, one of the founding fathers of psychology. It goes into his motivations, and what makes all of us human. Carl Jung turned his mind into a juggle of perceptions, expecting every human being to hunt for the kill, in hopes of finding the line between individuality and choice.
What Beauty
By Mark Beyer
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 182,280. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A story of art, obsession and ego. Minus Orth walks dogs for a living & sculpts for his life. He’s creating a unique sculpture cycle: Mythical Gods in Their Twilight. He has a girlfriend who’s itching to get married. His friend owns artistic success that’s inspiring and a thorn. Then Minus sees Karen Kosek, a 60s & 70s culture critic, who is now a bag lady. Or is she? This mystery he must unravel.
Jacob's Return
By Andrew Tertes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 161,650. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jacob Goldman is on vacation with his family in Hawaii when tragedy strikes and devastates them all. Reeling, Jacob can no longer hide from who he has become and is forced to confront his worst fears. The search for answers takes Jacob from his native San Francisco to his wife's Salt Grass Reservation home and then back to Hawaii once more.
The Gypsy Man
By Ronald Florence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 145,900. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Gypsy Man is a novel of the gypsy holocaust, a story of obsession, love, revenge—a tale of the gypsies' unique experience in the Nazi extermination camps, of one man's decision to avenge those experiences and to make his story heard, and of one woman's decision to defy boundaries and help him.
Going For The Wire
By Chris Leicester
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,510. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
'Going For The Wire' is a collection of three stories of escape. Its author, Chris Leicester says: ‘It’s what we all want to do sometimes - break free. These people do.’
Don Quixote
By Gerald J. Davis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 212,910. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Special Limited-Time Promotional Price. Finalist for ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Award. "ascends above most current translations"-Kirkus Reviews. "Davis' QUIXOTE provides a unique path through the work which should find a readership among those interested in the gaps between the language of Cervantes' time and ours."-Kirkus Reviews
The Pecan Stand
By FM Stutz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 143,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Each of us has a Groove in Life, that place where you're meant to be, doing what you're meant to do. Dutch John Van Rensburg finds his groove in a mysterious all-black town where the residents have a very good reason to fear whites. Because neither John nor the town's folk have any choice, they reluctant take him in. And over time he falls in love with them, and they come to see him as family...
tập truyện Nguyễn Thị Thảo An
By Nguyễn Thị Thảo An
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,330. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Thomas Jefferson, Rachel & Me
By Peter Boody
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?
The Termite Queen: Volume One: The Speaking of the Dead
By Lorinda J Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,320. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
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 ...
Tokyo to Tijuana: Gabriele Departing America
By Steven Sills
You set the price! Words: 186,210. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This literary novel explores the lives of A Korean American returning to his home country where he is scarcely literate and teaches English for a living and Gabriele, his creation, an intellectual living in a trailer court in New York State, also lost, and also rebeling against life but in a more overt manner
An Apostate: Nawin of Thais
By Steven Sills
You set the price! Words: 118,600. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This literary novel deals with a wealthy, self-established Thai man suffering a mid-life crisis and rejecting the life he has known to pursue a train trip to Laos and anonymity
Extremus Terra
By J.D. Stimpson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,200. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
As a tenuous truce among the peoples of Extremus Terra continues to border on a world war, Lucas Torinac is reluctantly allowed to begin his Quest, a passage into adulthood among his people. But as he attempts to navigate his way through an unforgiving world, Lucas begins to realize that even magic and the fantastic creatures he must face are not as threatening as the races of humanity itself.
El Lóbrego Pastor (Parte 2)
By Paul Andreas Wunderlich
Series: El Soliloquio de una Flama Creciente, Libro 1, Parte 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,150. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
"El Lóbrego Pastor" contiene las influencias de tres autores que me han modificado el pensamiento: Ayn Rand (La Rebelión de Atlas), Herman Hesse (Siddhartha), y JRR Tolkien (El Hobbit). Esta obra le transmite al lector los mensajes filosóficos, económicos, e individualistas de Ayn Rand; los principios existenciales de Herman Hesse, y una flama poderosa de fantasía inspirada por el grande Tolkien.
El Lóbrego Pastor
By Paul Andreas Wunderlich
Series: El Soliloquio de una Flama Creciente, Libro 1, Parte 1. Price: Free! Words: 176,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Un huérfano debe encontrar su camino en un mundo vasto conocido como El Meridiano, que amenaza ser oprimido bajo fuerzas oscuras y ominosas. Manchego, el adorado pastor y el personaje principal de la obra, quien mañana tras mañana llega al Observador a ver los amaneceres que tanto le impresionan, debe encontrar el significado de su existencia y una manera de resolver los misterios de su pasado
Virá a morte e terá os teus olhos
By Luis Soares
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 114,910. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Nos três últimos dias de vida do famoso fotógrafo Josef Leitz, que atravessou o terrível século XX de máquina na mão, cruzam-se passado, presente e futuro, imagens e memória, o sexo, a violência e a identidade. Que papel teve nessa morte o jovem modelo Felix que com ele passou esse fim de semana? Que papel tiveram o desejo, as famílias, as verdadeiras, de sangue, e as que os laços do afeto criam?
The Two Paths
By R.P. Burnham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,300. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Two Paths begins at a lakeside cottage where a group of graduating seniors are having a celebratory end-of-school party. One of them is Robbie Elder, campus football hero, who later in the night violates in an ambiguous rape Cilla Whitten, a plain and socially awkward junior lured there by the promise of excitement and popularity. The rest of the novel follows these two into young adulthood.
A Robin Redbreast in a Cage
By R.P. Burnham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,640. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Robin Redbreast in a Cage is a novel about a teenaged girl taken from her alcoholic and promiscuous mother and sent to live with her uncle, a tyrannical fundamentalist minister. The only non-fundamentalist she befriends in high school is Jeremy Lawrence, a boy whose father was killed in a car accident; years later they serendipitously meet again.