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Careful - a novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Saving Elizabeth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,360. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Saving Elizabeth is a strong and powerful novel about a young girl’s fight to save her seriously ill mother. The novel takes place in Denmark and follows the young girl Kirsten, as she grows up and learns about life’s complexities and joys, including friendship, alcoholism and discrimination. Will Kirsten find a way to rescue her mother?
England in the Footsteps of Its Literary Giants
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
This travelogue explores the literary landmarks of England by visiting the birthplaces and environs of some of the best writers of the English language. In it, you will find the worlds of Charles Dickens, Jane Austen, the Bronte Sisters, James Herriot, Thomas Hardy and William Shakespeare, to name but a few. One need not be an English Major to enjoy this book. All one needs is a yen to travel.
Proxy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Robots replace human workers, devastating the economy. Civil War begins as presidential hopefuls legislate amid corruption.
The Soul as Strange Attractor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,240. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“The Soul as Strange Attractor” is literary fiction, but the stories are neither boring, nor bewildering. The characters consider them true. Why quibble just because some of them hear things? If seriousness is sometimes lacking, there is always sincerity. Mudgap, New Mexico is a mountain village: some played out gold mines, a few Milagros, but no bean fields. If you never heard of it, look it up.
All of Me (The Bridesmaids Club, Book 1)
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Series: The Bridesmaids' Club. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,880. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Four friends. Twenty-two bridesmaids' dresses. One random act of kindness that will change their lives forever.
Summer Symphony
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,450. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
There’s a stigma in many cultures about how men are supposed to grieve. This stigma is no more conspicuous than when it comes to a father’s grief over a child lost to stillbirth. Martin Zoric's daughter never took a breath. He held her once and never stopped loving her, but then he had to learn how to deal with the loss.
Down from the Clouds
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,240. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013 by Winslet Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Continue the stories of your favorite characters from Where Love Finds You in this sequel written from Gavin's perspective. This can be read as a stand-alone, but is best when followed by Where Love Finds You (the first book in The Unspoken Series)
Trails in the Sand
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 133,620. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Trails in the Sand follows environmental writer Caroline Carlisle as she reports on endangered sea turtles during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. As she delves into the story, she uncovers secrets about the past that threaten to destroy her family unless she can heal the hurts from a lifetime of lies.
Apron Strings
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,100. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A seven-year old well-to-do white girl and her family’s black maid overcome the deep-seated hatred and the segregation embedded in their 1950’s era southern culture proving that love sees no color. Where you taught to hate people of another color when you were young? We don’t come hating we learn it!
The Rainbow Horizon - a Tale of Goofy Chaos
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 118,080. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book concerns the life lessons you learn when they are still people and not machines yet. It's about four young grownups, in their mid-20s, who are barely working for a living - the most important thing God ever gave mankind - three of them brown or black, one white. Men, women, and the book blasts racism while promoting sexism. Not the bad kind; the kind where you get ahead somehow in life.
The Complete Guide to Writing Haiku
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"The Complete Guide To Writing Haiku" is the only guide of its kind to cover all the essentials necessary to write English-language haiku. It covers such topics as the ten essentials of writing haiku, how to start on the haiku road, when to break the rules and when not to, counting syllables, nature references in haiku, and the use of stressed beats rather than counting syllables.
Acquiescence
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Pamina Campbell learns of a murder committed over two hundred years ago in her Connecticut farmhouse in order to avenge an unforgivable crime, she accepts that she has no idea how the universe works, except that it requires acquiescence at every point. Two plot threads twine as one woman calls to another across three centuries.
The Teacher and the Tree Man
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 228,500. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a modern American epic fable about a Teacher in love with Nature who discovers a human head, a Tree Man, living in a tree in a forest near his house. The novel is about our need to unplug from our culture and re-discover ourselves in Nature. It is a fun-yet-deep look at: the media, our education system, drugs in our culture and our inability to listen to each other in the political arena.
De werkster
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: Dutch. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Een werkster vindt overal briefjes met eigenaardige verzoeken...
Hominine - it's time to choose
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 211,220. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011 by Inside Out Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A young Israeli student inadvertently triggers a chain of events that threatens to disrupt a covert plan devised by the world's superpowers and jeopardize civilization itself. A story of high-stakes treachery, high technology and profound redemption, Hominine goes to the core of human dysfunction, providing an extraordinary solution for a world on the brink of collapse.
The Luck of the Weissensteiners
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,000. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the sleepy town of Bratislava in 1933 a romantic girl falls for a bookseller from Berlin. Greta Weissensteiner, daughter of a Jewish weaver, slowly settles in with the Winkelmeier clan just as the developments in Germany start to make waves in Europe. The political climate in the disintegrating Czechoslovakia becomes more complex and affects relations between the couple and the families.
Friday Afternoon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a hurry, and stuck behind a dirty pickup truck on a lonely two-lane road in western North Carolina, corporate executive Bryce Stanford attempts a bad pass around the wrong guy. The events which follow will test his courage, his strength...and his soul. In the surreal tradition of The Twilight Zone, "Friday Afternoon" is an unforgettable journey into the inner reality of who a man really is.
The Murder on Via Belpoggio
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Everyone felt his own beloved person threatened," notes the narrator of Svevo's sarcastic tale of a bungling murderer on the loose in the city of Trieste.
The Exodus
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a post-industrial world of energy scarcity, one man finds himself marooned on his island home. Once a major global hub for trade and finance, the island city now lies in decay, its remaining inhabitants cut off from the world and struggling for existence. Faced with dwindling prospects and with nothing to lose, he leaves for another land, in search of a new beginning.