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The Wooden Chair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,810. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Winner of the Royal Palm Award! As a child, Leini stands ready to do anything to win her mother Mira’s love. This effort costs her the sight in one eye and as a result, causes her to endure bullying from kids her own age. As a teenager, with her Grandpa’s help, she undergoes one more surgery to straighten her eye, but the psychological scar of the events of her childhood remain.
Por Xanas do Leste de Angola
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 106,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 27, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
– Passou meio século, desde que um milhão de jovens portugueses lutou nos palcos da Guerra do Ultramar ou Colonial. Nove mil morreram e muitos mais ficaram estropiados, tanto física como psicologicamente. Milhares de familiares e amigos sofreram a angústia de não terem noticias deles e sofreram o medo de os perder.
Filha de Woodstock
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 140,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 27, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Conhece a máxima “Quanto mais loucos os pais mais caretas serão os filhos”? Acho que ela se aplica a mim. Quem diria que a junção de uma artista plástica hippie com um fã de Frank Zappa e rock progressivo daria em mim: uma nerd devoradora de livros com Transtorno Obsessivo-Compulsivo e uma timidez patológica?
Obsessão
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 160,540. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 27, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
«...Pouco depois vi que ela tornou a sair, trazendo consigo algo na mão. Pelo formato, percebi que se tratava do jerrican que já tinha visto anteriormente e cujo conteúdo começou a despejar em torno do barracão.
Queen of the Jews
Price: Free! Words: 107,090. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In contemporary New York City, a Jewish woman falls in love with a Palestinian wall painter who has been charged with killing her. Galia, a Russian Jew living in New York, has no idea that the man she’s drawn to, Alejandro (not his real name), isn’t Mexican at all, but is actually a Palestinian who carries out the wishes of his Mastermind, ostensibly a college professor.
Chet: The Emergence Collection
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 366,910. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
It should have been easy, all Charles Tucker wanted to do was buy a much needed truck. Charles’ search for the right pickup results in a bizarre wager, plunging Charles and the salesman into a faceoff that changes his life—and the life of his family—forever. "The Emergence Collection," a three book bundle, chronicles the life of an ordinary man and his decidedly unusual ’64 Chevy pickup truck.
Las burlas veras. Prologo de Jorge Ruedas y de la Serna
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,830. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2015 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alfonso Reyes gozaba de un extraordinario, agudo y refinado sentido del humor, permeado, por su grandiosa erudición. Si bien el humor intelectual suele ser pretencioso y clasista, en Burlas veras el lector encontrará un ejercicio de autocrítica y de un humor alejado de ese “pedantismo intelectual”, lo que le hará disfrutar, de una forma poco conocida, de su extraordinaria pluma.
A Última Viagem
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 199,000. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nunca é tarde para um homem se ver confrontado com o desconhecido que o convida a entrar por ele adentro, fazendo-o crer que, assim como entra, basta querer, e sai dele como quem para de comer tremoços.
Mikawadizi Storms
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,170. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Freelance journalist Evie Arnold agrees to cover the emerging conflict between mining magnate Clive Gready, who plans to dig an open-pit mine in the Mikawadizi hills, and La Roche Verte Indian Nation, who intend to stop him. As she watches and records, the conflict spirals from serious to severe to ominous. and finally explodes into an epic battle between good and evil.
Le Gang des bigoudènes - Saisons (édition limitée)
Series: Le gang des bigoudènes. Price: $22.99 USD. Words: 123,490. Language: French. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Huit saisons pour s'aimer, se perdre, se trouver, le temps d'un soupir ou d'un sourire. Suivez Anna, Tristana, Leila et Suzanna, quatre jeunes lesbiennes à la recherche de leurs rêves, dans ce coffret regroupant l'intégralité d'une saga exclusivement dédiée à l'amour au féminin. Édition téléchargeable jusqu'en septembre 2015.
Rehearsal: In Refluent Waters
Series: Rehearsal, Book 4. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 249,040. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Still reeling from the devastation of a major loss, Raucous flounders in the waves, both as a band and individually. Through the aftershocks, they grasp onto anything that may steady them: old friendships, burgeoning concepts, and new loves. Rolling out of the Seventies into the Eighties, the band must change with the personal and musical tides while trying to stay afloat on the charts.
Sentidos
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 113,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 8, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Talvez possa ser difícil imaginar encontrar num só livro uma explicação completa da vida humana em sentido de ser, mas é precisamente isso que foi procurado disponibilizar ao leitor, uma experiência única de revelação e de interpretação, onde foi procurado que o conhecimento criasse possibilidades realistas (...)
Globalocity - The Adventures of Raymond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,390. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Go around the world with an attitude. Explore human history, sexuality, religion, evolution, and even economics, all while exploring mostly poor countries with mini-adventures, in a fun way. Global velocity! Explore everything. Warning: Globalocity (the Adventures of Raymond) should only be read with an open mind.
O Assassino de Kyo
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 141,630. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 1, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Sempre tentei o meu melhor. Não vos vou mentir, existiram alturas em que me apeteceu desistir, em que eu pensei que nem o meu corpo nem a minha mente iriam aguentar, alturas em que eu opinei morrer.
2000 Tunes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,700. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mark Hopton is obsessed with Manchester music. It’s his escape into a better world. He needs that escape. His dad’s in prison; his violent brother’s only one step away; and they want him to risk his own freedom by smuggling drugs. Things are coming to a head. Nerdy obsessions and a vivid imagination won’t help Mark to evade the local gangsters. This is one summer Mark might not walk away from.
A Story Within, Too: The Collected Short Stories and Novellas of Jason Wallace, Volume 2
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories · Collections and Anthologies · Rising Fast. Price: $2.09 USD. Words: 134,200. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is everything since the first volume, all of my new short stories and novellas, plus a short novel. Get everything from fantasy to horror to strange humor and more. Find out why my mind is so twisted up and mismanaged. I have too much running inside to ever stop. Get stories of murder, intrigue, mystery, an epic quest, real stories of the unexplained paranormal and much more!
League Of Mortals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 162,710. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
League of Mortals is the most honest thing you will ever read about illness: a razor-sharp story told with shocking candor, fierce wit, and deep compassion. Wesley Peary gets sick just before his senior year, and in short order loses his job, his friends, and his fun - everything but his mind. When that goes, too, he finds the only person who can help is in even worse shape than he is.
The Runaway
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,070. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tom and Son Jesus, two 12-year-old boys--one black and one white born the same hour of the same day--are best friends who spend their days dreaming, fishing, and trying to escape work. But their fun comes to an abrupt halt when they discover a human bone. This work is set in the 1940s and uses the relationships of two boys as a springboard for the beginning of desegregation in the South.
Beneath the Weight of Sadness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,280. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Beneath the Weight of Sadness is a novel about Truman Engroff, a gay, seventeen-year-old boy, living in an affluent, New Jersey town, Persia, who is brutally murdered one early Sunday morning. The murder becomes sensational not only for the fact that Truman is gay, but because the town is peopled with mostly wealthy conservatives who view anomalous lifestyles as a disruption to their world views.
Mors Tua, Vita Mea
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 131,660. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 7, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mors Tua, Vita Mea