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Five Leaves Left
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ten Short Stories that use Nick Drake’s 1969 debut album ‘Five Leaves Left’ as a launchpad and soon leave their birthplace far behind in an eclectic tour ’round the world. Each story portrays a unique interpretation by American writer Courtney Seiberling, you may have your own version.
The World Unseen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Winner of the Pendleton May First Novel Award and a Betty Trask Award, and now an award-winning feature film, The World Unseen is a captivating human drama and love story between two women who discover universal truths about integrity, justice and finding your voice in 1950's South Africa. 'Elegant and understated' The Times
Twenty-One Days
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 148,020. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Oluomachukwu decided to return to Nigeria to serve her country by registering for the National Youth Service Corps —NYSC— scheme, she didn’t know what to expect. Her first experiences in Lagos, coupled with her personal life issues and activities in camp left her doubting her decision to sign up. But barely two weeks into the programme, she realised that the NYSC scheme had more to offer her.
Creaking Floorboards
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 74,740. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Colbourne Miller’s debut novel, is a true insight into the world of Ian Wills: An archetypal HSP, a patriot, a romantic, a lover of nature, a tad eccentric, somewhat political, very obsessive, but, above all, an Ancient Briton through and through! Ian Wills’ trials and tribulations are numerous; frequently funny, occasionally sad, often happy, though moreover they are real...
Chet: Hidden in the Heart
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 166,330. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Months of heartbreaking toil finally pay off for Charles and his new friends, the Saunders. In spite of the obstacles, hearts heal as they forge a new family from the bitter ashes of desertion. Finally daring to believe there is hope for the future, Charles confronts the darkest nightmare from his past. Chet, the old ‘64 Chevy pickup reveals a new power that could save them, or destroy everything.
The Ribs and Thigh Bones of Desire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,510. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
In a small New England town in 1977 a widowed physics professor and the sixteen-year-old girl who used to babysit his daughter forge a bond rich with potential scandal as they try to help each other survive terrible losses. This provocative coming-of-age novel asks: Is there ever a time when doing the wrong thing might be exactly right?
I Don't Believe In Sundays
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Confronted by his own mortality, Ben Richards must decide how he will spend his time before he shuffles off this mortal coil. He must deal with the big questions of faith and the afterlife, as well as the less important questions of 'Call of Duty' versus 'Halo'. They say it's not the destination, but the journey that is important - this is his journey.
Fragments from the Silent Generation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,770. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Two Korean War vets, striving to pick up their lives where they left off, find the future has gone on without them; while remembering “The Forgotten War”, they have to create their own future. The time: 1959-1960, the place: Berkeley and Oakland, California. The characters: A beatnik artist and a cab driver poet learn about life and love in a changing world. Who could want for anything more?
The Linguist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: British English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A theory – that by discovering the origins of all language a channel to the divine could be opened – dominates the linguist's life work, driving him to the point of obsession and sacrifice. When a feral child is discovered in a nearby cave, he seizes the opportunity to further his research. But just how far will he be willing to go to prove his theory? And in the end, will the gods even listen?
The Girl from I.T.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alice Morgan is different, a fact she’s reminded of every time she loses yet another job or another boyfriend. Her problem? When something good happens she always finds an interesting way to talk her way out of it. Well, at least things can't get any worse...
BabyWorld
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,600. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Affentheater Inc. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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. BabyWorld has received a QED seal for quality in eBook design.
Sabina Quartet: Stories from Italy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,020. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
These seasonal stories about a farming community in Rome’s olive hills—“the Sabina”—bring to life an ancient world where foreigners and locals have always lived side by side but separately. The unique culture of the place, steeped in the historic rivalries of Italy’s medieval hilltowns, finds vivid portrayal in these lively tales about the local residents and their traditions.
Take the Water to the Mountain
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Take the Water to the Mountain explores the journey of a young woman who yearns for personal freedom while struggling to hold onto her strong familial bond and Native American heritage she has left behind. What Lily Brownwood finds is that ties that bind are everywhere and they can never be broken and all wounds can be healed on the hills of life.
The New Men
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,430. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tony Grams comes to America at the start of the twentieth century, set on becoming a new man. He lands a job at the Ford Motor Company that puts him at the center of a daring social and economic experiment. Ford offers to double the standard wage for men who will be thrifty, sober, and dedicated--and will let Ford investigators into their homes to confirm it...
Because
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 151,600. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Roberto Sanchez was invincible, that is until a tragic accident that changes everything. When Jenny receives her father’s private journal - the one that he promised as her inheritance once he was dead – it is a race against time for her to get to him before it is too late. "...Meditations on some of life’s biggest questions as told through some harrowing experiences."—Kirkus Review
Moonshine Memories
Series: MOONSHINE. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,250. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Forty years ago, Matt Reynolds was a young Methodist minister serving as pastor of the church in Pruett, a tiny village in the Piney Woods of East Texas. A murder occurred during his stint in the area and a man who Matt considered a friend was convicted. The preacher believed there was more to the story and during a homecoming he endeavors to find out the whole truth.
League Of Mortals
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,710. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
League of Mortals is the most honest thing you will ever read about illness: a razor-sharp story told with shocking candor, fierce wit, and deep compassion. Wesley Peary gets sick just before his senior year, and in short order loses his job, his friends, and his fun - everything but his mind. When that goes, too, he finds the only person who can help is in even worse shape than he is.
The August Birds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,440. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Time-travelling ravens Muninn and Huginn visit a dying boy to grant him his final wish. August desperately wants to be a scientist, and the ravens take him on a journey through history to see science... the science that happened in the month he was named after. But although August doesn't know it, Muninn has her own reason for helping him...
The Coffee Painter
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 79,990. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Porn, glitter, and ugly ladies are what Vivian Grimes paints. Crown Royal, Guinness and Canadian Club are what she drinks. Bartenders, drunken losers and her high school janitor who she’s still trying to forget are the men in her life. The Coffee Painter is about an unlucky Canadian artist who is trapped by booze, bad lovers, ugly paintings and violent neighbours.
The Last Dreamgirl
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,650. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015 by Drake Valley Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
For every man there’s a girl who grips his imagination and his heart as no other girl ever did or will. She may be in her teens or a mature woman. Whether she comes early in his life or late, there is a throne in his subconscious that she takes possession of, without trying, often without wanting to. She may not be the last wife or paramour, but she is the last dreamgirl.