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A Balm in Gilead: A Novel
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 91,220. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Ten years after surviving an assault on a college campus, a woman is stunned to hear of a murder case chillingly similar to her attack. This is the story of a rape victim reluctantly heading down the path she most fears, hoping she can find justice and heal herself. "This well-plotted tale...blossoms into a complex crime drama with an array of fascinating characters." -- Kirkus Reviews.
My Name is Kate and I Just Killed my Baby
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Price: Free! Words: 44,870. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kate's journal begins with a very simple entry. "I like pizza and ice cream and going on dates and watching funny movies. I like to swim and text on my phone and go skiing in the winter. Oh, and there's one more thing you should know about me. I just killed my baby." Join Kate as she struggles with the aftermath of having an abortion, and the nightmare she never dreamed would follow.
Retribution
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Price: Free! Words: 14,380. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A novelette. Paul’s daughter is taken when he leaves her alone for a few minutes at the park. He thinks he saw the man who took her, but not everybody believes his story. Ten years later Paul crosses paths with this man again, and he plans his retribution.
Behind the Folding Fan
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 151,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a story of self-discovery and self-actualization. The main character, despite having realized the American Dream, is ill-at-ease in his cosmopolitan milieu. Sensing that something important is missing in his life, he hankers to relive experiences he once had in Asia. He naïvely seeks to renew, if not reinvent himself in Old Japan, which he considers his spiritual home.
Sangram Part 1-5 (Hindi)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,020. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
प्रभात का समय। सूर्य की सुनहरी किरणें खेतों और वृक्षों पर पड़ रही हैं। वृक्षपुंजों में पक्षियों का कलरव हो रहा है। बसंत ऋतु है। नई-नई कोपलें निकल रही हैं। खेतों में हरियाली छाई हुई है। कहीं-कहीं सरसों भी फूल रही है। शीत-बिंदु पौधों पर चमक रहे हैं। हलधर : अब और कोई बाधा न पड़े तो अबकी उपज अच्छी होगी। कैसी मोटी-मोटी बालें निकल रही हैं। राजेश्वरी : यह तुम्हारी कठिन तपस्या का फल है।
Take-off!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Book translation by Chris Parkinson This novella is based on the following principle: the same paragraph introduces three short stories each with a different ending. The business class cabin in a plane, a violent and windy rainstorm, a man in his seat with the adjoining seat unoccupied. Who is going to come and sit next to him and what will be the chain of events from then on?
Rebellion Book II: Book of Soung
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Series: Rebellion, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,810. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
What if the person you could trust the least was yourself? As old lies unravel, new deceptions are revealed and old insecurities resurface, can a love without trust survive?
Living on the Knife's Edge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A romantic drama set in London, this is a contemporary short story about the uncertain business of living. On the knife's edge between love and tragedy, Adam Reid is a young doctor who finds that mending broken lives is not a vocation for the faint-hearted.
The Secret
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A dying man considers his one regret in life. He fights with his own fears over what his children might think of him if he were to tell them, fearing above all else that they would no longer love him. He decides it is time he sought closure, if nothing else, no matter the promises he once made to himself. And those he hurt.
Traversées des Limbes
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Price: $4.06 USD. Words: 36,760. Language: French. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Quinze nouvelles pour dire nos intimes métamorphoses en métissant les genres: ici une pincée de science-fiction, là un doigt de fantastique, et quelques chroniques de désillusions ponctuées de petits bonheurs, malgré tout.
An Honest Man
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Price: Free! Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(3.00 from 1 review)
"An Honest Man" is a novella which explores the personal journey of a man who decides to be completely honest; with himself and toward others. The ramifications and revelations that occur as a result of this decision take his life in a completely new direction.
Dim Noo Abroad
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,140. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
Welcome to the Eastern part of Nigeria, where obtaining a university degree and landing a good job are not the only ambitions of the young women in this unique community. They have vowed to do whatever it takes to find a husband. And not just any type of husband, but one who lives abroad.
Family Lies
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Series: Agustus Family Triolgy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,290. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Every family has secrets and the Augustus family is no exception. What happens in the family has always stayed in the family but as the world rushes toward World War II society is changing and when Sharon Chatsworth begins to hint about the Augustus secrets in her gossip column the family must face the secrets or be torn apart.
The Heart's Duty Collection
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Series: Spontaneous Choices. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 192,600. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Three generations of women who make choices fueled by passion, and others influenced by them are in THE HEART'S DUTY COLLECTION. Includes four novel length stories - from new to previously released. Collects DISCOVERING THE HEART'S DUTY, THE HEART'S DUTY, REDEFINING THE HEART'S DUTY, and TOUCH THE STARS - A STORY OF THE HEART'S DUTY. Part of the SPONTANEOUS CHOICES collection.
Hate Speech
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A powerful short story about a crumbling marriage a confused little boy. When his youngest son gets in trouble at school for using a word he doesn't even understand, Kevin begins to realize just how much his own actions affect his children. In one moment, Kevin questions everything he thought he understood about his relationships with his family, his wife, and his kids.
Turnbull: Based on a True Story
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Price: Free! Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Theo, a turn of the century, South Carolina Preacher's son came from barely anything. Eldred, raised by share cropper parents, came from even less. Their paths overlapped for decades until one ended up dead along a deserted road and the other was sentenced to 99 years in the Tennessee State Prison.
En laisse - Projet Bradbury, #43
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: French. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ferdinand est un humain modèle : chaque matin, il emprunte les transports en commun pour se laisser transbahuter jusqu'à son boulot, comprimé dans son costume trop serré et le coeur en miettes de s'être fait rattraper par le quotidien. Mais ce matin-là, une affiche placardée sur le quai le tire de sa somnolence : peut-on vraiment laisser toute responsabilité derrière soi pour changer de vie ?
Black Denim Lit #5: No Sleep Till Deadtown
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Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 30,920. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Black Denim Lit #5 "No Sleep Till Deadtown": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BlackDenimLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together over a hundred pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Michael Haynes, Daniel Moore, Suzanne Burns, John Pace, Sarah Vernetti, Elaine Olund, Janet Slike, and Sean Monaghan
Toboggan in Clipper Grey
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Price: Free! Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A GREY CLIPPER LIGHTER is the unlikely protagonist of this little tale, travelling from one owner to the next, each with their own little story to tell: sometimes touching; sometimes dark; at other times dull; but invariably fleeting. The story of her heroic journey is told within 6,000 words.
A Family Almost Complete
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » Asian
Abhishek supports his son before the principal for throwing a stone at the bully and even helps him recover from depression. When his wife starts showing symptoms of Borderline Personality Disorder, he is exhausted with the challenge and is tempted to leave her for his own happiness.