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Foreclosure Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,060. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In his second year as the lay pastor of a small country church Tim Sloan once again is confronted with a mysterious death. This time his own nightmare-driven depression and the chronic poverty of his Appalachian community force him to face the reality that he too may be facing foreclosure time.
The Road Returns
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 151,860. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Foreverland Press. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Mantz Trilogy, particularly The Road Returns, documents a time of great change in America. During this period, young people began to move away from farming as a life choice. The once rare automobile could be found—in almost every barn. The boom and bust of the economy as a result of the war and advances in automation forever changed our way of life.
Under the Rock
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,360. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by EWH Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Under the Rock is a richly colorful, authentically told family saga. Although it describes a time and a culture—the edges of Appalachia in the post-depression mid-1900′s—that are now mostly a distant memory, its powerful messages of innocence, betrayal and forgiveness are as timeless as the steady flow of the Ohio River.
Extraordinary Reflections
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,530. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pam has lived a drama filled life. Just when she thinks her life is getting on even ground, she finds herself contemplating her life as she’s known it. How does her brain reconcile an image that shouldn't exist? How does she accept the unacceptable? How does she forgive the unforgiveable? She must answer these questions when she suddenly encounters Vanessa Bell an intern at a prestigious law firm.
Dark Moon Daughter
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 164,640. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
No one understands. Andelusia’s magic is meant only for suffering and death. One flicker of black fire, and the world might burn. One word uttered, and the Ur will butcher every living thing. In her heart, she knows what she must do. Fight them... ...or join them.
Lori
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,610. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The sheltered, comfortable, liberal upbringing undergone by Lori did not prepare her for marriage into the difficult and quirky Chicago working-class family of her husband, Jerry. Alcoholism, infidelity, economic disaster, and a mother’s biggest heartbreak of all-a seriously ill child-imperil Lori’s world. A story with tragedies and triumphs to which every reader will be able to relate.
Rangbhumi (Hindi)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 245,070. Language: Hindi. Published: June 26, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
शहर अमीरों के रहने और क्रय-विक्रय का स्थान है। उसके बाहर की भूमि उनके मनोरंजन और विनोद की जगह है। उसके मध्‍य भाग में उनके लड़कों की पाठशालाएँ और उनके मुकद़मेबाजी के अखाड़े होते हैं, जहाँ न्याय के बहाने गरीबों का गला घोंटा जाता है। शहर के आस-पास गरीबों की बस्तियाँ होती हैं। बनारस में पाँड़ेपुर ऐसी ही बस्ती है।
Srikanta (Hindi)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 227,470. Language: Hindi. Published: June 26, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
मेरी सारी जिन्दगी घूमने में ही बीती है। इस घुमक्कड़ जीवन के तीसरे पहर में खड़े होकर, उसके एक अध्याापक को सुनाते हुए, आज मुझे न जाने कितनी बातें याद आ रही हैं। यों घूमते-फिरते ही तो मैं बच्चे से बूढ़ा हुआ हूँ। अपने-पराए सभी के मुँह से अपने सम्बन्ध में केवल 'छि:-छि:' सुनते-सुनते मैं अपनी जिन्दगी को एक बड़ी भारी 'छि:-छि:' के सिवाय और कुछ भी नहीं समझ सका।
Honeymooners A Cautionary Tale
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,010. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Carroll Ann Susco. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Amazon.com (June 24, 2014): "Ralph Crawford may be a talented short-story writer -- one of the best in the Bay Area, in America, in the 1970s; hell, in the whole English-speaking, late-middle-twentieth century -- but off the page he's only human. ... his (similarly human) buddy, Jim Stark -- a novelist burning with ambition, promise, and humiliation.... the lives....are changed....
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.