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Sliding Past Vertical
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,350. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ten years after a brief college romance, Emerson and Sarah have remained comfortable, long-distance friends. Yet secretly he longs for her and is quick to offer comfort and support when her hasty decisions end in varying degrees of disaster. When her drug-dealing boyfriend lands her in deep trouble, she calls Emerson again. But is this the rescue that pushes their friendship to the breaking point?
Catriel el Escritor
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 106,110. Language: Spanish. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Catriel es un aspirante a escritor que se encuentra, misteriosamente, viviendo junto a un reducido grupo de personas en un caserón anclado un un montañoso valle, totalmente aislado del mundo. Cada miembro tiene su propia tarea, la de Catriel consiste en escribir su primera novela. Ésta, inspirada en su adolescencia, se entremezclará con la vida real, llegando a cobrar un sentido recíproco y único.
Long ago, far away
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,660. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stories densely plotted, darkly-hearted... Jeffrey Solmundson has created tales almost-familiar yet brimming with energy and inventiveness. These richly imagined stories are at turns hilarious, at turns disturbing, often playful, always captivating and never quite what you're expecting. "Long ago, far away" brings together ten tales of murder, betrayal, bad luck and other disappointments.
Spotted Lily
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,530. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When the Devil drops into Angela Pendergast's bedroom in her sharehouse in inner-city Sydney with a contract in hand, her life has little better alternative so she signs. He's got only a Hell's week to fulfil his side, but in the meantime he must chaperone her -- or is it the other way around? Shortlisted for the William L. Crawford Award; a Locus Recommended Reading List selection.
Identity Theft: Alzheimer's in America, Sex in Thailand, Tangles of the Mind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,340. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Identity Theft has several erotic scenes but deals with the horrors of Alzheimer’s,segueing from the lyrical to the offensive, from erotica to scenes of humor, from the logical to the bizarre, all the while weaving in and out of the minds of characters any of whom might be the author of the novel or simply one of the characters inside the hallucinations of the author.
Careful - a novel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At the tender age of sixteen, Tyler embarks on a student exchange program. Sent to the Andean city of Ambato, Ecuador, he finds daily adventure as he tries to fit in at school, connect with his host family, and navigate through a world of beaches, volcanoes, and jungles. But tucked deep inside this year are events so profound, so unexpected, they forever shape the man he will become.
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.
The Nazarene -Tthe Story of the Becoming of Christ
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
About the first thirty years in the Nazarene’s life we know next to nothing. In this visionary novel Sal Owen brings to life these pivotal years that forever transformed the world. The novel starts with the return of the family from their refuge in Egypt to settle in Nazareth. It ends on the day The Nazarene spoke out to a gathering by the Jordan River after he had just been baptized.
The Resurrection of Rey Pescador
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Winslet Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
You are invited to a world where everyone has mechanical hearts.
Ishtah - The Prostitute's Daughter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Daughter of the most illustrious prostitute in all Arrapha, young Ishtah must find a way to endure her mother's fame. Will she gather the strength needed to alter her course in life, or will she succumb to acceptance of her fate – surviving only in the shadows.
The Life and Death of Abraham Massry and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,900. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
A collection of stories based on author Joseph Sutton's Syrian Jewish background. The title story is about a Jewish immigrant from Syria who wants his American-born son Jake to follow the business and marriage path taken by him and his ancestors, except Jake shows the true calling of America by blazing his own trail. Come and enjoy Jake Massry's Syrian Jewish experiences from boyhood to manhood.
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
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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.
Thomas Jefferson, Rachel & Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,030. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
What would you do if the ghost of Thomas Jefferson asked you to take him off his mountain so he could see the country? Jack Arrowsmith and his late son's girlfriend, Rachel Carter — a mixed-race beauty like Sally Hemings — swallow their fears and take him away. What if he returns to corporeal form — a man used to slaves but this time with no money, job or ID?
Dolphin Dreams
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,850. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dolphin Dreams is a novella that asks the question we might ask ourselves when we see dolphins in captivity: “What are the dolphins thinking?”
Girl of Lies
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Series: Rachel's Peril, Book 1. Price: $5.99 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.
Creep House: Horror Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,280. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014 by Grindhouse Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Zombies. Werewolves. Vampires. Mummies. Satanic cults. Unspeakable cosmic horror. Andersen Prunty welcomes you to Twin Springs, Ohio, in his latest collection of horror stories.
Born a Refugee: A Novel of One Palestinian Family
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,100. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Born a Refugee opens a window into the lives of one Palestinian family living in the Kalandia refugee camp amidst the harsh constraints and violence of military occupation. Four sons and their widowed mother build surprisingly normal lives as they support each other through tragedy and trauma, love and joy in spite of very different views on life, love, and politics.
Leaving Gilead
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,700. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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When Melanie rebels against the authoritarian religion of her family, she is cut off and has to make her way in life alone. Only then does she learn about Susan who had broken free a generation earlier.
Freedom Incorporated
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Series: Freedom, I. Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 56,510. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012 by Church Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Freedom Incorporated, the world's first low-security work camp, doesn't exist. You can't see it and you can't touch it. But the military, the mafia, and the shadow government all lead to a truth where nobody's been. Here, the truth will not exactly set you free. It landed Noodle in solitary confinement where he's been living for thirty years. Read his story. Share it. Help set Noodle free.
La nouvelle vie d'Anna : deuxième année
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Series: La nouvelle vie d'Anna. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,590. Language: French. Published: August 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Après une année de Seconde pleine de rebondissements, Anna Camors entame sa deuxième année au château de Camilia, où elle intègre le niveau Première situé dans l'aile Sud, sous la direction d'Emilie. Alors que les cours ne font que commencer, un conflit éclate au sein de l'aile Sud et, encore une fois, Anna va se retrouver mêlée à une sombre histoire...