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Behind the Folding Fan
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 151,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a story of self-discovery and self-actualization. The main character, despite having realized the American Dream, is ill-at-ease in his cosmopolitan milieu. Sensing that something important is missing in his life, he hankers to relive experiences he once had in Asia. He naïvely seeks to renew, if not reinvent himself in Old Japan, which he considers his spiritual home.
Karmabhumi (Hindi)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,270. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
हमारे स्कूलों और कॉलेजों में जिस तत्परता से फीस वसूल की जाती है, शायद मालगुजारी भी उतनी सख्ती से नहीं वसूल की जाती। महीने में एक दिन नियत कर दिया जाता है। उस दिन फीस का दाखिला होना अनिवार्य है। या तो फीस दीजिए, या नाम कटवाइए, या जब तक फीस न दाखिल हो, रोज कुछ जुर्माना दीजिए। कहीं-कहीं ऐसा भी नियम है कि उसी दिन फीस दुगुनी कर दी जाती है, और किसी दूसरी तारीख को दुगुनी फीस न दी तो नाम कट जाता है।
Gaban (Hindi)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,000. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
बरसात के दिन हैं, सावन का महीना । आकाश में सुनहरी घटाएँ छाई हुई हैं । रह - रहकर रिमझिम वर्षा होने लगती है । अभी तीसरा पहर है ; पर ऐसा मालूम हों रहा है, शाम हो गयी । आमों के बाग़ में झूला पड़ा हुआ है । लड़कियाँ भी झूल रहीं हैं और उनकी माताएँ भी । दो-चार झूल रहीं हैं, दो चार झुला रही हैं । कोई कजली गाने लगती है, कोई बारहमासा । इस ऋतु में महिलाओं की बाल-स्मृतियाँ भी जाग उठती हैं ।
The Worship of Walker Judson
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Walker Judson sees light emanating from others; Soul Shadows, he deems them. On meeting Lauren Finch, after he straightens her spine, she transforms into a powerful healer in her own right. But when all goes awry, as others abandon Walker, Lauren remains steadfast, till the bitter last. And so, is Walker Judson truly a healer-gone-bad or a saintly soul whose paranormal talents are misunderstood?
Wilderspool Vaults
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,110. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Private detective Andy James returns to an 18 year old unsolved case. In previously considering the alternative ideology of a group calling themselves 'the grapevine' he uncovered, but failed to explain, the disappearance and possible murder of their leader. In returning to his questioning of key members of the grapevine Andy James comes to question their questioning of convention.
Gardens of the Desert
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,890. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A decade after their father's murder set them on separate life paths, three brothers deal with alienation from each other and their southern culture as they learn to walk the line between familial duty and social obligation, while ultimately defining themselves as individuals.
The Low Road
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,860. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A work of fiction derived from 15 years experience as a hobo, The Low Road is both a vagabond adventure on freight trains, roads, and sailboats around America, and a study of the role of motion in our lives, including those lives that are seemingly stationary.
Heaven Must Be Like This
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Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 118,950. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
V had always thought that his life was a docile flow of foreseeable moments, until he survived the week of his father's sudden death. With every sin he and his family commit, their dignity, self-respect and family bonds take another blow. V has nothing left to hold on to but his hope – but even that seems to be slipping through his fingers…
Accelerated Times
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 209,280. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Imagine you wake up one day to find 99% of the world's population has disappeared - and then 99% again the morning after that. Phones and internet down, highways destroyed, a government that isn't exactly forthcoming with answers...how would you go about figuring out what became of friends and family? The protagonists confront these questions and more in Jason McGathey's chilling new novel.
Dios por Dios es cuatro
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 120,100. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2014 by Ediciones La Rana. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
En Dios más Dios son cuatro, Rangel juega con los géneros y con las formas y nos entrega un libro de cuentos que jamás traiciona las intenciones de su autor cuya propuesta encuentra una exacta correspondencia con sus textos y profetiza, si Feynman nos lo permite, que un buen día los papers se convertirán en literatura y ésta podría transformarse en una ciencia.
Lovefool (complete 1st part of Lovefool trilogy)
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Price: Free! Words: 135,850. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love is all we need. Moreover, love shows mostly when we don't expect it, love surprises us. It causes a revolution in our hearts and in our – apparently – ordered world. Nothing is and nothing will be the same any more, when fates of people, who are destined to meet, cross one day. Mia, Julian and Sebastian meet each other. And Julian is not a human.
La forma dei Senzaforma - Storia sulla Terra, sul mare e su Marte
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Price: Free! Words: 140,560. Language: Italian. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Una piccola trilogia che nell'arco di oltre un secolo attraversa prima le vicende di una città utopistica, per poi navigare fra le assi di un veliero in balia del mare e proiettarsi sin sopra Marte in un'avventura dai paesaggi fantascientifici...
El viaje de un jugador
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,020. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2014 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lola está enamorada de Fernando; Fernando, sin embargo, suspira por Beatriz… La situación se complica todavía más cuando las dos mujeres tienen un roce erótico y, sobre todo, cuando Beatriz, que siempre ha sido impulsiva e inconsciente, emprende viaje a un país oriental. Fernando y Lola se apresuran a seguirla...
Bright Lines
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,160. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Easton McNeil, a journalist and former foster child, searches for love, family and connection.
Nocturnos
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,180. Language: Spanish. Published: April 26, 2014 by Charles Sheehan-Miles. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
En el movimiento final, ambos se enfrentarán a su mayor desafío mientras la posibilidad de perder absolutamente todo lo que creían cierto penderá de un hilo.
Beast
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,290. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Andy Hull has made a promise. He has vowed to care for his nephew, who suffers from a disorder so horrible it has left him a recluse and pushed away everyone he ever loved. But to what lengths will Andy go to fulfill this promise, and at what cost to himself or the woman he loves?
Godaan (Hindi)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 174,120. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
होरीराम ने दोनों बैलों को सानी-पानी दे कर अपनी स्त्री धनिया से कहा - गोबर को ऊख गोड़ने भेज देना। मैं न जाने कब लौटूँ। जरा मेरी लाठी दे दे। धनिया के दोनों हाथ गोबर से भरे थे। उपले पाथ कर आई थी। बोली - अरे, कुछ रस-पानी तो कर लो। ऐसी जल्दी क्या है? होरी ने अपने झुर्रियों से भरे हुए माथे को सिकोड़ कर कहा - तुझे रस-पानी की पड़ी है, मुझे यह चिंता है कि अबेर हो गई तो मालिक से भेंट न होगी।
When Dreams Touch (Literary Fiction, Historical)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,310. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by SDP Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Often in startling contrast, the women portrayed in When Dreams Touch are united through mutual understanding and respect. With courage and perseverance, they confront the broader injustices of the world they live in and create a legacy of enduring hope.
The Baer Boys
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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After twenty five years of not making it as an actor, Darin returns home to take care of his recently widowed father. When he lands a long term substitute teaching job at his old high school he finds that it comes with more than the promise of a much needed paycheck.
City of Sorrows
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,290. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Just turned nineteen, Diego is recently married, madly in love, expecting his first child, and completely unaware that his life is about to come crashing down around him. On a dark road outside Seville, this Gypsy’s life takes a tragic turn. He must find the courage to face death, the strength to survive it, and the power to hold onto his humanity while his mind and his will scream against it.