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Claypot Dreamstance
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,210. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Once a well-liked artist with a charmed existence, Claypot Dreamstance’s life cracks wide open when his young daughter dies in a drowning accident. Crippled by depression and grief, Claypot is on the verge of losing everything, including his life, when a couple decides to help him survive. They will succeed only if they can make Claypot see beauty in the world, even without his daughter in it.
Morna
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,420. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In nineteen-fifties Ireland, Morna Reilly wages war between God and the devil for the love of a man determined to become a priest until a fatal accident rocks the foundation of Catholic Glentown and challenges much of what Morna holds sacred.
22 Kisses
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,960. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This book contains 22 stories about kisses--how some kisses can change lives, how some kisses cannot be forgotten, how a desire to kiss can alter a person profoundly. These are stories about a decisive moment that revolves around a kiss, and how kisses can alter the course of a life.
MOLOKA'I NUI AHINA, Summers on the Lonely Isle
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 83,540. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Julia Daniels, a Moloka'i pioneer woman of mixed blood, invites her grandsons Jeff and Ben to spend summers with her at her ranch on the east end. She shares the ranch with Chipper, an alcoholic war hero with a life estate bordering the swamp. The brothers roam a paradise of fishponds, waterfalls, pristine valleys, and mountains with herds of deer. Jeff meets the Kahuna Woman who freezes pictures of her enemies, the TS who seduces the Chief of Police, the man who refs cock fights in Kaunakakai, the sexy divorcee who lives in the Saddle Room, and the prodigal grandfather who returns to woo Julia. These characters help shape Jeff's sensibilities as he discovers the secrets of his grandmother's wild past in Honolulu and the intensity of her struggles on the Lonely Isle.
Casa
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,380. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Moorna Publications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Ted Markham finds himself in serious trouble after an accident in the top paddock of Weirakee Station near Bendigo, Victoria, little does he know that his saviour, a stray kelpie, would totally change his whole life. Ted and his wife Dianne are elated at the chance given to them by the little kelpie, Casa, to make their lives, and the lives of others a lot happier.
Een Masker Met Een Tong
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,560. Language: Dutch. Published: January 7, 2012 by Uitgeverij Verschijnsel. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Een geheimzinnig duel in toekomstig Tokyo, een poppentheater in het Londen van 1888, twee door de Jabberwock bedreigde avonturiers, een contortionist in een vervallen Haagse woontoren... Tien verhalen die schijnbaar niets met elkaar te maken hebben. Schijnbaar...
The Last Will and Testament of Lemuel Higgins
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,280. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Last Will and Testament of Lemuel Higgins is the story of two men, each of whom stands at the edge of the abyss. They are drawn together to find resolution or perish in the attempt. One seeks forgiveness before his time runs out; the other seeks deliverance from the inexorable tide of change. What they achieve together is greater than either could have imagined.
Buried By Debt
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 94,400. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Devon worships Jenna. Their friends say he's obsessed with her. Maybe he is. He wants to give her the world. Counting on a lucrative promotion, he bought a multi-million dollar home in Silicon Valley for her. It's all good because Jenna adores him. He's a lucky guy. Jenna loves Devon, loves her job, and loves nice things. But Devon and Jenna are desperate to hide their sky-rocketing debt.
An Obedient Servant
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,050. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Melvin is a farm labourer. Olivia, the farmer’s oldest daughter cannot stop humiliating him. A bush war starts between the whites and majority Africans seeking self-rule. Melvin becomes a guerilla. Olivia gets captured by guerillas. They meet again. Melvin now has a chance to exert his revenge. Why does he save her more than once from death? More shocks lie in wait for Olivia.
Whorlando
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,830. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After his wife loses her battle with cancer, philandering husband Stephen Craving discovers that she’s denied him her entire million-dollar estate -- unless he brings together the seven estranged members of their family for a classic trip to Orlando, Florida. Thus begins an epic story of the modern American vacation ... and a journey into the heart of a family trying to make itself whole.
Time Stamp
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,760. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Time Stamp, with its vivid images of refugee camps and of a political conflict that pierces the heart of a marriage, tells the story of one family indelibly altered by war.
Scraps of Infinity
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 64,240. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Creation and hypocrisy. Eternity starts here. Book written in fifteen 14-hour days in October 2011. 9th book by Ray Reigstad.
He Rode Tall
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 67,480. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
He Rode Tall is an inspiring story of hope and possibilities.
Requiem of the Human Soul
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 111,010. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Eusebio Franklin, a school teacher from a small community, is faced with the most terrifying dilemma imaginable: should he carry out an act of mass terrorism in order to save the human race?
Све моје радости и туге
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: Serbian. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Приче за све узрасте и сва животна доба
Dear Editor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Russell M. Waters is a substitute high school teacher. He has had a rough year. One of his sons has recently gone to prison. The other plans to move far away. His estranged wife is petitioning for a divorce. In September he gets a call to cover classes over the course of an entire school year. Russ undertakes a campaign of public improvement, beginning with the letters page of the local newspaper.
Short Takes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A series of short stories each making a point by an experienced screen writer. Satisfying the reader and delighting the intelligent. Varied slices of life as seen through the writer's eyes. An easy read as each story is complete within itself.
A Storm Hits Valparaiso
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,640. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.75 from 8 reviews)
Catalina Flores de la Peña's tongue got her in more trouble than any other part of her body, even though there were far more likely candidates. But when a storm rolls into her sleepy port town, she finds herself embroiled with a gang of adventurers, mercenaries, and prostitutes on a journey to free South America from the Spanish Empire.
The Quest for Helen
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Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 93,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(1.00 from 1 review)
A comedy, a history, a traveller's tale of love and adventure...join young Lord Exford on his journey to the Greece of heroines and philosophers, pashas and janissaries. 1788. The rakish Exford, a prudish tutor and a truculent artist are shipwrecked on a Greek island, where they meet Amelia, an English feminist and explorer. Swept up in passion and delusion they confront the Turkish pashas.
Sarah, Serendipitous
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,260. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As an historian, Sarah finds writing the life of a great American house goes smoothly until the present is the topic. Aside from the house's forceful head, Simon, she faces his needy daughter and mysterious business partners. She is tested most by possible love with Simon's moody nephew and balancing her own family's wishes. When painful stories emerge, she must decide her duty.