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A invenção de um conto de fadas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,120. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Seria bom que todas as histórias entre duas pessoas que se gostam terminassem em verdadeiros contos de fadas. A vida é outra coisa. Se querem uma história em linha recta, não leiam este romance. No início, é uma chama que arde lenta. No meio, fala de amor como apenas o amor sabe falar de si. No fim, umas coisas acabam e outras começam. É um fim um bocado mentiroso.
Gambling on Magic
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 116,960. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gambling on Magic is set in Bangkok where life is more than good for Joey Balfour, ex-patriot gambling king, former TV personality, and the current owner of the mysterious and exotic Feng Shui Flower Shop in downtown Bangkok. Then ex-chief of security arrives in Bangkok to reopen an old unsolved Las Vegas casino theft...
Lily's Story
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 287,940. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Bev Editions. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lily’s Story tells the tale of a remarkable pioneer woman, born in the backwoods of Ontario in 1840. Lily’s struggle to survive and grow and discover her place in the scheme of things is complicated by the travail of frontier living, and the impact of historical events themselves. Lily’s Story is part history and part fable, with historical personages and a bizarre gallery of local characters.
La Korrandine de Tevelune
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,280. Language: French. Published: February 5, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Depuis le Moyen Âge jusqu’à l’occupation de Sourcarol par les Allemands, en passant par la fabrication des ponnes au xixe en Charente, les Chinels de Wallonie et bien d’autres choses encore, Vincent part à la recherche de La Korrandine de Tevelune, sur des chemins qui le conduiront du réel à l’imaginaire, d’une Korrandine à une autre.
Livid Blue
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 169,710. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Janko Reinhardt has had a hard life. He was left at a church by his mother when he was six years old. Since then he's been jostled between one bad foster home and another. But that was a long time ago now. He's a young man, but things haven't worked out well. He's dying from AIDS complications and these are the last few months of his life.
Pearls and Black Gold
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 111,980. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The novel crosses cultures and continents. With moments of tragic-comedy, it follows three generations of an Arabian Gulf family, whose lives mirror the mixed blessings that oil brings to their desert land.
A Wide and Hollow Sky
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
After a bomb destroyed the cathedral, Alex Greatwood and his wife fled the city to the only place where they would be safe: the Old Country - a vast and autonomous region of marshes and ancient laws, and Alex's childhood home. Here, his wife must come to terms with the strange nature of the land whilst Alex struggles with traumas of the past and the sins of his present. And who is Roman Thorn?
Clotho's Loom
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 207,080. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man and woman marry before they are ready. Torn apart at just the worst time, her mid-life pregnancy, the next year brings adventures that mature them, while they seek reunion. While all events, like his military reactivation, appear to conspire against the pair, StJean explores if the forces of Chance and Fate, as well as ignorant human Will, are not actually working together for ultimate good.
Onward
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,260. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Onward is the dramatic story of James, a recent college graduate, who, seeking one last uninhibited stint, returns to his regular summer job, waiting tables in a tourist town. Subtle, yet simplistic prose, tells of a journey for personal truth and identity, tested by work—the burdened time of dinner rushes, arduous customers, and head nodding with delighted smiles; and play—midday relaxing at the
The Painting of Porcupine City: A Novel
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Price: $4.89 USD. Words: 117,080. Language: American English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sexy and sweet, gritty and gut-wrenching, "The Painting of Porcupine City" takes readers on a graffiti-covered adventure spanning years and hemispheres and miles of painted walls. From the author of "The Cranberry Hush."
The Listeners
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 103,240. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
In a borough quarantined due to an airborne illness that causes deformity, insanity, and death, a 14-year-old boy named Daniel, orphaned by the plague, is caught up with a one-eared gang/cult called the Listeners. But all he really wants is to find his best friend Katie, trapped elsewhere in the quarantine. Harrison Demchick's electrifying debut is a harrowing work of literary horror.
Illustrated Dodge a Twist and a Tobacconist
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,660. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013 by Mary C. Findley. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Illustrated with full-page, full-color Victorian-era art, this Steampunk Literary Tribute merges characters from classic stories into a crimefighting team battling human trafficking. Characters from Alcott, Stevenson, Dickens and others. Prowl the Thames in a steam-powered Catfish. Soar over London in a stealth glider. Witness astonishing redemption and restoration.
Trails in the Sand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,620. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Trails in the Sand follows environmental writer Caroline Carlisle as she reports on endangered sea turtles during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. As she delves into the story, she uncovers secrets about the past that threaten to destroy her family unless she can heal the hurts from a lifetime of lies.
The Rowan Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 145,660. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE ROWAN TREE is an unflinching novel of ideas that reaches from the rebellious American '60s into humanity’s global future.
Le Point de Non Retour (The Point of No Return)
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Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 221,120. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by Brooks-Goding Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
A tale of brave French settlers who risked all to find a home in the wilds of Canada. History begins with their many adventures. 400 years ago Samuel Champlain and company battle nature and the politics of the era to pursue their dream.
Gerhardt's Children
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 127,240. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A BOOK-OF-THE-MONTH CLUB SELECTION Gerhardt's Children is an extraordinary family saga about a fiercely German Catholic clan growing up in midwestern America. Epic in scope and emotional appeal, it is a story of angry sons and rebellious daughters, hapless mates and lovers; of a plainly human hunger for love at the mercy of iron traditions that bend only in madness.
From Pillar to Post
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Price: $5.69 USD. Words: 112,990. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An American novel: The fantastic story of Jack Cover, cowboy poet.
Diana's Diary
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,750. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
In the steamy jungles of colonial Africa, the search is on for a brother’s grave, a mother’s lost discoveries, a legendary treasure city, and a worthy mate.
Fertility: A Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,240. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
A riveting story about two bright, young professionals who are as damaged by the modern world as they are successful. Fertility shows how small missteps can alter the course of a life forever. This is a book that will stay with you long after reading the last page.
The Prairie Companions
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,420. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A stunning evocation of a unique time and place—and a powerfully moving story of courage, commitment, love, loss, and endurance—this unforgettable saga follows two extraordinary young women from their boarding school in Victorian England to the North American wilderness.