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Breathe
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,020. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
'Is it true that every breath contains a secret?' This is the mantra of the members of a dysfunctional family, who amidst childhood games, make-believe and classical music, dream of a normality they have never known. 'Breathe' was first published by Penguin Books (NZ) Ltd in 2002.
The Work of The Devil
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,950. Language: British English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
London 1641: The first revolution by the people for the people is about to begin. Patrick Growsby, a printer's devil soon finds himself embroiled in a series of murders while the crown tries to muzzle him as he begins the very first investigative journalism. A romp in the spirit of the times through the sounds, sights and smells of a ribald city about to explode into open rebellion.
Fruit of the Spirit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,110. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
At the heart of Greg Knowles’ debut collection of short stories are the most basic of human characteristics – characteristics fundamental to human existence and yet so difficult to cultivate and sustain within the human spirit. In nine wonderfully crafted stories, Fruit of the Spirit shows even the finest of virtues can have a dark side – but when properly applied, can salve the deepest of wounds
The Social Worker
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 104,310. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011 by Pottersfield Press. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Joey is not your typical social worker. He burns down houses to solve bureaucratic deadlocks, steals to get his clients bigger welfare cheques, and lies if it will help prevent his supervisor from intruding in the lives of his young clients.
Psyche's Garden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,480. Language: Australian English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man dies in strange circumstances, a girl is missing, and a child is born. Nic Penn is implicated in all of these mysteries, but he has disappeared. Is he dead, as his wife fears, or has he moved to pastures new, as his mistress suspects? When the two women discover the truth, their lives change forever. Psyche's Garden is a tale of madness and murder, but it is also about faith and redemption.
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
Between Trains
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 196,590. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It might be tomorrow. The progressive degenerative disorder of today’s world has advanced, and one young man embarks on a journey to discover who stole his future, or at least to understand the causes of its demise. On his way he encounters vagabonds and outlaws and one enigmatic woman who might be the key to the understanding he seeks—or perhaps the vehicle of its destruction.
She Sings of Old, Unhappy, Far-off Things
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,890. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Margaret Braithwaite, a fifty-ish professor, lives in the shadow of her famous husband, Gavin, who is terminally ill. When he hires Wyck Fitzsimmons to restore his gardens, Margaret slowly realizes her heart can feel love again. Gavin, though, is determined not to let death stop him from holding onto his wife. Love can take root in the most barren hearts, if Margaret and Wyck can let it grow.
The Girl in the Fall-Away Dress
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,510. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010 by Michelle Richmond. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A series of locations both familiar and exotic make up the 19 linked stories in this award-winning debut collection by the New York Times bestselling author of The Year of Fog. Whether leaving, returning, or staying put, the women who narrate these stories are bound to Alabama by history and habit, their voices informed by the landscape and lore of the deep South. "Smart and adept." The New Times
Ink
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,680. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 by Crossed Genres Publications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Are YOU marked for disappearance? What happens when rhetoric about immigrants escalates to an institutionalized population control system? The near-future, dark speculative novel INK opens as a biometric tattoo is approved for use to mark temporary workers, permanent residents and citizens with recent immigration history - collectively known as inks.
Swift River
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,880. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Swift River is the story of Polly McPhee, who comes of age as her central Massachusetts town is gradually emptied and cleared, along with three others, to create the Quabbin Reservoir -- a permanent source of clean water for the people of Boston. Ultimately, Polly survives and rises above both personal misfortune and the loss of her home to discover a clear and hopeful vision of her future.
The Great Art of Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,270. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Waking up under a coffee table after another night of boozing, Jim finds his friend dead of a heroin overdose. He calls Linda, another addict, for help. She plants the seed for change. Jim starts on a journey of self-discovery as he travels across the country in search of his life. The people, his adventures, heartbreak, and a chance at love, help him on his journey to discover who he is.
Evenbeeld
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,440. Language: Dutch. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In de 21e eeuw roeit de mensheid zichzelf uit. De overlevenden gaan ondergronds. Met maar één uitweg: de virtuele wereld Anwyn. Een wereld vol schoonheid, mystiek, geweld en dodelijk gevaar. Zal de idealistische Caitlyn haar vijanden verslaan? Of verliest ze alles wat ze liefheeft?
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."
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).
Montana Brides Boxed Set (Books 1-3)
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Series: Montana Brides. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 219,660. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Fall in love with the first three books in the Montana Brides series!
Dante's Purgatory: A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,360. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a retelling in prose of Dante's "Purgatory," the second part of his "Divine Comedy." In this volume, Dante the Pilgrim climbs the Mountain of Purgatory with his guide, the Roman epic poet Virgil. Dante purges the seven deadly sins, and at the top of the mountain he finds the Forest of Eden, aka the Garden of Eden. Finally, he sees Beatrice for the first time after her death.
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.
BabyWorld
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,600. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Affentheater Inc. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In 2067, the death of a five-year-old-girl leads a young lawyer to the despicable truth behind a race of chemically adulterated children. BabyWorld is a mystery, soft science fiction that explores the psychological dysfunction occurring in families suffering from untreated trauma.
Приключение подо льдами Европы
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 30,860. Language: Russian. Published: September 6, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
По морю плывет наш мир в виде огромного белоснежного айсберга. Серые с седыми вершинами горы угрюмо возвышались над лохматыми шапками из утренних облаков. Внизу у их подножья вился серпантин горной дороги, а ещё ниже, в темном, сыром и туманном ущелье шумела быстрая, горная река. Вдруг вдали на извилистой дороге, в облаке из серой пыли, показалась вереница чёрных точек, которые быстро росли, прев