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Accidental Child
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,720. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A futuristic, dystopian novel in the tradition of Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale and Piercy's Woman on the Edge of Time
The Odyssey of Kostas Volakis
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,970. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Every man's life is an Odyssey; it does not matter if the body remains rooted in one place, for it is the heart and the spirit that journey to Ithaca." So speaks Father Marias, the close friend and the wise spiritual adviser to Kostas Volakis - the hero whose own Odyssey gives sweep, power, and vision to this novel of Greek-Americans in the first part of the 20th century.
The Painting of Porcupine City: A Novel
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Price: $4.89 USD. Words: 117,080. Language: American English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Sexy and sweet, gritty and gut-wrenching, "The Painting of Porcupine City" takes readers on a graffiti-covered adventure spanning years and hemispheres and miles of painted walls. From the author of "The Cranberry Hush."
Plenilune
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 242,000. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The fate of Plenilune hangs on the election of the Overlord, for which Rupert de la Mare and his brother are the only contenders, but when Rupert’s unwilling bride-to-be uncovers his plot to murder his brother, the conflict explodes into civil war.
The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,270. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
This e-book, by agreement with Galde Press, contains the entire contents of The Childhood of Sherlock Holmes by Mona Morstein and first published by Galde Press in 2000. The book has been repackaged as The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft. Morstein's original work was critically acclaimed. It is UCS PRESS' hope that this "repackaged" edition will widen the reading audience for this epic work.
Marina (Originala romano en Esperanto)
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 58,650. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: August 6, 2014 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Moderna originala romano en Esperanto: Marina kaj Tomas: du svedoj kun malsamaj originoj, kun sortoj malsamaj,kies padoj jen krucas sin jen malkuniĝas. Neatenditaj eventoj kaj revelacioj formas ilian rilaton, ĝis Marina malaperas - kaj eĉ poste...
Siamese Dreams
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 108,020. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ready to change the world, two high school friends from America begin a new life in Thailand. They take new names, learn Thai, and experiment with sex, drugs and radical lifestyles -- from spectacular poverty to salacious stardom. Set amid economic booms and an epic tsunami disaster, Siamese Dreams is rich with emotion, wit and insights into relations across cultures and sexes.
Carl Melcher Goes to Vietnam
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,370. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Clayton has written an effective cautionary tale.” - The Washington Post. “Clayton’s strong character writing carries the book.” - Publishers Weekly. Carl Melcher Goes to Vietnam was a finalist at the 2001 Frankfurt eBook Awards along with works by Joyce Carol Oates (Faithless) and David McCullough (John Adams).
Still On Herring Cove Road: Hickory, Dickory, Death
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The first murder raised eyebrows, the second raised alarms. Ten-year old Dewey is moving, and he couldn't be more excited; though, he's alone in his enthusiasm. Lisa, his mother, and recently retired Avriel, his next door neighbour and best buddy, don't share his excitement regarding the move to a lower-class neighbourhood where two murders have recently occurred.
Build a Blue Fire
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 78,430. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Steina's brother has died unexpectedly - how will she tell their reclusive mother? She can't, so she doesn't. Which means making sure that no one in the Icelandic fishing village where they grew up tells her either. Not to mention pretending that he's still alive, facing up to family secrets and dealing with the delusions of a complete stranger. She does none of this well.
The Awful Mess: A Love Story
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,490. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A lonely divorcee gets caught up in the lives of an unhappily-married Episcopal priest and a handsome town cop before a crushing job loss, a scandalous pregnancy, and a deteriorating ex threaten all she has left. In this witty, often affectionate tale of small town life, Mary discovers that the connections we make can result in terrifying risks, as well as unexpected blessings. Has adult themes.
Girl of Lies
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Series: Rachel's Peril, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,300. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
When Andrea Thompson receives an urgent call from her older sister Carrie, she agrees to fly to the United States to help. Carrie’s newborn daughter Rachel needs a bone marrow transplant. What Andrea doesn’t know is that her return will uncover secrets hidden for decades. Secrets that some will kill to protect.
Don't Kiss With Your Mouth Full: A Ladybug Raises Her Daddy
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 171,620. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Barry Trinsic never expected to be raising a two-year-old on his own. And happy, quirky Meghan certainly didn't expect to be growing up in America instead of China. Nine months after the tragic (and mysterious) loss of his wife, Barry begins to rebuild his love life. Of course, his little "ladybug" has her own ideas about whom he should date. An uplifting, rowdy, hilariously unforgettable novel.
Chancer's Almanac
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,210. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Is it fate or chance that rules our lives, luck or destiny? Are our futures already written or is life, after all, just a toss of the dice, the odds landing with us or against us? Odds have played an outsized role in the life of Chancer Wylls. Events seem to sweep him along, carrying him toward ends he can scarcely imagine.
Moondrops & Thistles
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 156,730. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Daws is a stalwart soldier entrenched in his work. Deanna is a fiery spirit on a mission. Love. Honor. Trust. Sacrifice.
The Prairie Companions
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,420. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A stunning evocation of a unique time and place—and a powerfully moving story of courage, commitment, love, loss, and endurance—this unforgettable saga follows two extraordinary young women from their boarding school in Victorian England to the North American wilderness.
From Thine Own Well
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,370. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 1 review)
Disillusioned former Yukon mining exploration worker, Landon McGuire, is torn from his self-imposed exile into a Canada he no longer recognizes. Deceit, threats and violence emphasize the reality that economy trumps environment even when lives are at stake.
On Herring Cove Road: Mr. Jew and the Goy Boy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,900. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mr. Rosen is about to enter his senior years as a stoic, thirty-year converted introvert who hates change, has little to no interest in people and is more than content to have his wife sit at the navigator’s seat of his life. But all that is about to change with the move to a new neighbourhood where his neighbour's nine-year old son addresses him as Mr. Jew.
The Dream Shelf
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,870. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Dream Shelf follows Sam Archer on a journey of hope, frustration, elation and shame as he struggles to uncover the secret of his father’s hidden past. Along the way it examines the basis of human motivation, asks whether doing the wrong thing can sometimes be the right thing to do and highlights lessons in sacrifice and integrity that one generation must pass on to the next.
Mùa Biển Động - tập III Mùa Biển Động
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,140. Language: Vietnamese. Published: August 25, 2012 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nguyễn Mộng Giác Mùa Biển Động tiểu thuyết lịch sử Tập 3 – Mùa Biển Động Chương 40 – Chương 74 Copyrighted by Nguyễn Mộng Giác Published by Kệ Sách eBook Publishing Center 2012 Smashwords edition ISBN: 978-1-4524-0829-3