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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.
Fear and Aggression
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Price: Free! Words: 117,690. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
A technological breakthrough has forever changed the scope and scale of space travel. Tension on earth builds as the inhabitants realize that the vast distance between stars has never been an obstacle for inter-planetary travel. The earth has always been exposed to the threat of an alien invasion. But, what if we find them before they find us?
Forty Nights: The Tides Below
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,790. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
A worldwide catastrophe. Only eight people remain. Now they must learn to live together if they are to survive, imprisoned on the boat which will be their salvation or their doom. Based on research of the era as it was and the human heart as it has always been, this offers a glimpse into what life might have been for all those captive to the redemption aboard the fabled ark of Noah.
Julia
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Price: Free! Words: 139,120. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A love story about Carolyn, her mother Elizabeth, and her grandmother Julia.
Reality
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,340. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
You know how you suspect that there are beautiful people somewhere out there, living beautiful lives? People that you'll always imagine but never be one of? Call it angst, quiet desperation, or middle age. One possible way to deal with that feeling is to audition for a reality television show. Of course, things may not actually improve if it turns out that the show's producers are out to kill you.
Ask Me if I'm Happy (Expanded Edition)
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Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 151,480. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Emily Miller impulsively begins an affair with Jacopo Spadon in Venice, and stays for ten years. When she finally leaves Italy, Fate detours her again. Davide Magnani, who has suffered his own heartbreak, offers his help when her travel plans go awry. Now Emily and Davide must overcome the obstacles they've put in place to protect themselves, including a secret which could tear them apart.
Patriarkerna
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 128,770. Language: Swedish. Published: November 29, 2012 by Molnfritt Förlag. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Patriarkerna låter oss följa en släktfejd som rasar under åttio års tid. Släkterna Stålhammar och Melin behöver egentligen inte bli fiender, men slump och ambition driver dem till krig. Konflikten fortsätter från tjugotalet till femtiotalet och vidare in i tvåtusentalet. Men trots allt hat, allt krig och alla uppoffringar öppnas porten för en osannolik kärlek.
Monterra's Deliciosa & Other Tales &
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,100. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Magic Lino, the real story behind the one told by Robert Louis Stevenson, a chef dying of ennui, gathering bluebirds, paying with candywrap. More than 30 stories and poems from an author described by SF Site as "one of the most delightful, original, and varied new writers on hand". Includes 17,000 words of bonus material.
Phnom Penh Noir
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 100,550. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Many noir anthologies have inspired writers and publishers around the world to gather novelists to set noir stories in a city. When it comes to noir, not all cities are equal. The history of genocide and dislocation sets Phnom Penh apart from other places. What other city in modern times was emptied of all of his people at gun point, a city abandoned and left as a ghost town?...
Paradise Lost
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 152,630. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"I was born in Paris at the age of twelve." So begins Paradise Lost, the novel that turns Milton upside down. It is a comic epic about an agnostic man who idolizes women, resists authority of all kinds, and insists that the defining feature of human beings is their fallibility. "An impressively detailed, deep look at life." "Intimate, reflective and worthy of a thoughtful read." Kirkus Reviews.
Waiting for the Lady
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,690. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sloan Wolcott, an American expat in Bangkok, a part-time art dealer and smuggler and a full-time rogue, comes into possession of a camera belonging to a Japanese newspaper reporter killed in a suspicious car crash. Inside the camera, he finds several images of the Lady, Aung San Suu Kyi, one of her riding in an automobile with a bullet hole in the rear window and one lone picture of a mysterious..