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A New Beginning
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Price: Free! Words: 166,240. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
1946 brought about a new era. It was also the year the cold-war began. But there was another battle closer to home: the proposed Bill for a National Health Service. The Bill, when passed, would, for the first time, give free medical care to each and every man, woman and child in Britain.
В барханах песочных часов. Экстремальный роман
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Price: Free! Words: 180,600. Language: Russian. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Загадочный роман наших дней. При остром сюжете, внешней занимательности, обилии юмора - произведение очень многогранное. Своеобразный психологический айсберг. Роман о современности, о потрясающей эпохе, в которую ввергла нас судьба. На страницах книги происходят невероятные события: захватывающие, головокружительные ситуации потрясают обычную жизнь двух подруг, их родных и близких.
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda: Abridged
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Price: Free! Words: 186,580. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
"Daniel Deronda", the last, great novel by the author of "Middlemarch", is less read nowadays than it deserves because of its length and complexity. This abridged version makes George Eliot's important and insightful work more accessible to the general reader.
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.
Another Throw of The Dice
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Price: Free! Words: 101,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is the mid-eighties when a group of expatriates from Australia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, the United States and Japan meet and form friendships in a small country in the tropical south Pacific. Developing friendships with local people help to establish familiarity with the culture and lifestyle of the society. Over time, past lives are glimpsed and are woven into the fabric of the narrative.
A Phantom Herd
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Price: Free! Words: 100,040. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nostalgic for a lost America? Was Chester from Gunsmoke your first crush? Visit the desert Southwest circa 1960 as refugees from Indiana and Ohio cope with cacti and tamales, and a family of kids lie and bluster their way through a frightening adult world. A gentle novel full of wonder and beauty. This is the first novel in a two-part series.
Un mucchio di parole
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Price: Free! Words: 109,390. Language: Italian. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Un romanzo lungo e scorrevole, che immerge in un mondo in cui istinto, ragione e genialità sono divisi e allo stesso tempo coesi: adatto a chi ama il film "INTO THE WILD", il viaggio senza meta, la ricerca di un senso della vita. L’idea alla base del libro è la natura umana focalizzata sul contrasto tra opposti: istinto e ragione, scappare e rimanere, godere dell'attimo e pensare sempre al futuro.
Each and All
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Price: Free! Words: 291,920. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Uplifting! Heartbreaking! Each and All is the story of the baby boom generation. An urban family of 3 coming apart as they defend themselves from each other’s needs is taken in by a rural family of 14 adopted children who show them the power and beauty of common work and shared purpose. Hands to work, hearts to family. These are deep love stories that show the human heart need not be an island.
Jane Austen's Mansfield Park: Abridged
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Price: Free! Words: 105,300. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This edition of "Mansfield Park" has been shortened to two-thirds of its original length, and slightly simplified, whilst preserving Jane Austen's style. It offers readers with good English a more approachable version of the great classic novel.
Boss Gull
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Price: Free! Words: 100,370. Language: Australian English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two Hard Men Friends for Life Enemies to the Death! WWII buddies and bonded by a tragic event, Frank and Lyle remain friends even though Frank goes up and up while Lyle remains at the bottom. Until the day when Frank decides he's rich and powerful enough to take on his oldest friend. But Lyle is the only man Frank was never afraid of; something of which he is about to be devastatingly reminded.
The Taste of Translation
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Price: Free! Words: 137,550. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Muslim princess learns to die to self, a Christian translator learns there are other ways to write, and a secular exile from the Bosnian War learns to open to her past in order to embrace the future. Across a shifting landscape spanning Europe and North Africa, and bridging more than six centuries, their pilgrimages to the centre of being tell a single story – of what it means to love.
The Years
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You set the price! Words: 141,190. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Told in the forceful language of Derry’s streets, The Years is a roller coaster ride down forty years of the town’s history. Francie, released from jail after a long sentence, is trying to come to terms with the changes peace has brought, as well as dealing with what he did – and didn’t – do on Bloody Sunday.
Summer
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Price: Free! Words: 165,050. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Summer is a time for love, sorrow, joy and pain – but mostly, it is a time for change. Summer is the season from which all memories flow. For Maggie and Peter, the summer of 1968 is one that changed their lives forever. For Jenny and Tom, the summer of 1979 is the one that will be remembered most. Two couples - one married the other childhood friends - separated by years, but inexorably linked.
The Jig of the Union Loller
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Price: Free! Words: 130,370. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A loller is a shirker, a slacker, a goof-off, an idler, a goldbrick, a dirtball, a ne’er-do-well—all of which define Claude Amognes’s behavior quite nicely. So he’s a good-time Charlie who smokes and drinks too much and does as little work as necessary; but while all these things are true, he’s also a delightful Falstaffian character. He's what makes reading this book such rollicking
Everything to Nothing
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Price: Free! Words: 158,790. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
For those who enjoy a contemporary novel which contains stark contrasts then Everything to Nothing is a book you will relish and then recommend to friends and family!
The Beauty of Truth: Duality
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You set the price! Words: 132,270. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Science and Religion mix within us in an uneasy fashion. Faith in a Religion or a useful Science. We develop a truce between what we believe and what we know works. Duality is intended to show these opposing views are right, and wrong. From a belief in one Reality, and using Time as the lever, allows the most important question to be answered- how does it all work together?
Wasted Year: The Last Hippies of Ole Miss
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Price: Free! Words: 209,560. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A comic hippie soap opera chronicling 366 days in the life of Ole Miss graduate student Daniel Medway and friends from August 1971 to August 1972.
The Rowan Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 145,660. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE ROWAN TREE is an unflinching novel of ideas that reaches from the rebellious American '60s into humanity’s global future.
Fear and Aggression
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Price: Free! Words: 117,690. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A technological breakthrough has forever changed the scope and scale of space travel. Tension on earth builds as the inhabitants realize that the vast distance between stars has never been an obstacle for inter-planetary travel. The earth has always been exposed to the threat of an alien invasion. But, what if we find them before they find us?
Julia
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Price: Free! Words: 139,120. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A love story about Carolyn, her mother Elizabeth, and her grandmother Julia.