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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.
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 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.
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.
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.
Countdown, Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: British English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A stained carpet, a boy’s love of a cat, a dopey scientist, a treacherous river: these four new short stories from JR Hughes range from love to cats, from family life to death.
The Taste Of Red
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's hard to understand a person whose emotions you cant read, hard to fall in love with a sunset you cant watch. You can't pick the hand you’re dealt, no superior god or force can give you back something that has been taken from you, so we’re forced to make the best of what we have, but never a day in my life did I not think of that light and will it back with every hope I had.
La nouvelle vie d'Anna : troisième année
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Series: La nouvelle vie d'Anna. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,420. Language: French. Published: August 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Contrairement à l'année précédente, Anna angoisse à l'idée de retrouver le château, tant son passage dans l'aile sud lui a déplu. Elle attend également avec crainte de savoir si Jérôme a bel et bien été renvoyé. L'année démarre bizarrement, d'autant plus que quelqu'un dans le château semble décidé à attirer des ennuis à la belle Anna...
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.
Sunderwynde Revisited
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,690. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Strange happenings are in store for the residents of 4526 Sunderwynde Drive. An ancient Indian curse is about to go down, and a bungling group of oddballs wants to be there when it does. The results are hilarious, and will shake everyone off their foundations!
Complete Child
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,400. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of literary short fiction, Complete Child looks at a variety of contemporary urbanites who find sometimes the only way past a baffling situation is through it.
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...
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.