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The Arsonist's Last Words
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,250. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012 by Mansfield House Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Scores of people dead. The city's most beautiful and iconic landmark in ruins. Juni Bruder of the Orlando Herald talks to survivors of the tragic fire, searching for answers that don't exist. Told through an inspired mix of puzzle pieces—news stories, phone transcripts, press releases—and filled with gallows humor, this is a novel about life, loss and the slippery nature of truth.
The Classic Crusade of Corbin Cobbs
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Price: Free! Words: 265,930. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Join Corbin Cobbs as he embarks on an unprecedented journey into thirty works of classic literature. In the process, he will interact with some of the most beloved and reviled characters ever created for the page or stage. It is an excursion of a lifetime, transpiring in the course of a single day that will change Corbin's perception of his world forever.
The God Gene
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,590. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Winner 2013 National Indie Excellence Award. The Ten Commandments written in the genetic code? Scientist Rosalind Evans thinks it’s a hoax, but when her secret discovery leaks and goes viral, public reaction is intense. To some, it’s a miracle, to others, a myth. But to a group of religious and political elites, the God Gene is a dangerous public delusion that threatens their very existence.
Redemption on the River
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 142,700. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Silas Jacobson pulled a trigger, killed his father, and left home with his guilt. Months later he’s face down in Memphis mud, trying to forget the girl who betrayed him. He staggers to his feet, but finds that she's deceived him all along. He'll risk his neck for her—he owes her that much—but love is no longer possible. Redemption comes down to his conscience, two women, and a poker game.
Chasing Secrets
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,780. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
During the summer of 1937, in rural Alabama, 14-year-old Emma Munn had no idea that the events of one morning would change her life forever. She never dreamed that her father would commit suicide and leave a secret inside a written letter. A letter Emma is determined to find and her mother is determined to keep hidden.
Forbidden Liaisons - Twilight of Medicine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,350. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A teenager tells her mother that she plans to become sexually active. She is given an unpublished semi-autographical novel her physician-father wrote twenty years ago. It depicts the happenings in a failing Philadelphia hospital, including staff indiscretions. She then realizes that revealed past liaisons could ruin friendships among families, including her circle of friends.
Copperhead
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,870. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The recession has struck, and all John Gregor wants is steady work. At every job he finds, he encounters inept management, arbitrary rules and treacherous bureaucrats. However, when he is invited into a class-action lawsuit against a former employer, he begins to become curious about how much power he really has according to the law...
Tales of Donegal
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 143,050. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This novel is for all who love Ireland, it’s myths, its people and the land itself. This story is about the best of all those things. An Irishwoman named Aideen, a PhD graduate of Trinity College wrote to me, “Your book is magnificent! You captured all the best of characteristics of Irish people in earlier days – love of the land, unwavering loyalty to friends and storytelling
Hunting the Phoenix
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Series: Herbert West, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,830. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Journalist Alma Halsey chases the story of a lifetime to Providence, Rhode Island and finds more than she expected – an old lover, Charles Milburn, and an old adversary, renegade physician Herbert West, living under the name Francis Dexter. Fire throws her into proximity with them both, rekindling romance and completing a great transformation. Age 14+
Revolution of Feelings
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,650. Language: Russian. Published: June 20, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
События происходят в 2004 году в стране, которую легко узнать по ярким политическим сценариям. Закраина! В избирательной кампании участвуют: Виктор Япанович, Виктор Юбченко, Юлия Тигрюленко.
Warm Winter's Garden
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Price: Free! Words: 112,000. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A family is an organism. When Bett Koster, mother and grandmother, is diagnosed with breast cancer, she finds she must adapt some and discard other of the rules she has used to live her life for more than sixty years. As Bett makes the changes she needs to be able to fight for her life, her family is forced to change how they think and act toward Bett, each other, and, especially, themselves.
The Bad American
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,510. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Welcome to the Great Post-American Novel. You’ll never see the US of A the same way again.
The Truth About Dandelions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,710. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by wolfonwater. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Mara isn't a slut; she just can't find what she wants. She wants to forget her mother's death, her father's hypocrisy, and the plane crash that follows her. As a child she couldn't understand why the grass never got cut, and now as she gropes her way through university life, all those weeds, those dandelions, have stayed with her, haunting her dreams.
Islands of the Gulf Volume 2, The Treasure
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Series: Herbert West, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,420. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Abandoned and abused, young Herbert West resorts to drastic measures to survive. At Miskatonic University, he becomes a scientist who commits crimes and creates monstrosities. Decades later, haunted by his past, he finds safety as Dr. Francis Dexter of Bellefleur Island, but his divided nature threatens those he loves and forces him to face the truth about his healing powers. Age 14+
Gibbin House
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.