Books tagged: contemporary fiction

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EyeLeash: A Blog Novel (teenage memoir)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,700. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Jade Ashton is a sassy virgin. In her blog, she vents about "fitting in" a superficial world. Suddenly all logic flies out the window when she meets Novan: the former geek, who's morphed into a delicious songwriter-musician. EyeLeash captures self-discovery in the 2000s, and showcases the intricate drama in two youths' relentless search for themselves--and what's really in their hearts.
Alone in the Company of Others: A Novel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,700. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2009 by Open Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With a cast of eccentrics that rivals "The Royal Tenenbaums", ALONE IN THE COMPANY OF OTHERS is about people and their treasured possessions, and the distinctive role that each of us plays as part of a group dynamic. The book questions where each of us essentially exists — within the singular, the plural, or both.
The Roman and the Runaway
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Series: Hawley Lodge stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 42,010. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Having a good family friend as your headmaster might sound ideal, but for Luke Brownlow it just makes life even more complicated...
ZombieStop Parade
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,280. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This story has nothing to do with zombies. It portrays the humor and the drama of the struggle against Wall Street. The characters conduct an online campaign of ridicule against the cash-grab mentality. Their street-savvy satire wins them supporters, but also create enemies in the media. It's a story that challenges but also offers to entertain.
Southern Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120,130. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Southern Man takes readers from the hills of Appalachia to the University of Alabama during the Paul "Bear" Bryant era; from staid New England to drug-drenched and sex-saturated Haight-Ashbury in the Summer of Love; from the glittering skyline of Atlanta to moss-draped south Georgia -- and reveals what can happen when a good man becomes the object of lust and the target of vengeance.
The Box
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,690. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010 by Nebulous Mooch. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What’s in the box? Indy would sure like to know. When Tom offers Indy two thousand dollars to transport a mysterious box across the country, she reluctantly agrees to do it. She doesn’t really need the money, but could use some adventure in her life. Accompanied by her ex-boyfriend, Koji, and flower child friend, Eve, Indy embarks on a journey that is bound to be anything but ordinary.
Executive Retention
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Series: Sedona O'Hala Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,630. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
After solving one case of corporate crime, Sedona expected to get her peaceful life back. Problem: She is still a manager at Strandfrost, and there is still rampant jealousy over her promotion. Is the danger of being railroaded by her not-so-illustrious colleagues worse than taking a new undercover job from Steve Huntington? Book 2 in the Sedona O'Hala series. "Executive Lunch" is the first.
Porcelain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,370. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of both new and previously published short stories, poems, and essays, by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. Porcelain offers a personal draft of the author’s navigation through a world that is fantastical, offbeat, ironic, unexpected, and true.
The Appetizer When You're Not His Main Course
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,840. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010 by NCM Publishing. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Three girlfriends with three totally different lives, or they think. They all have one thing in common; they are really their man’s chick on the side. What happens when a woman find’s out that she is not her man’s main course, she is only the appetizer…..
The Intern (Sins07 Seven Deadly Sins, Book 1)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,180. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Dating & Sex
A 17-year-old intern must choose between trusting an irresistibly suave dance instructor—or her instincts * * * Book #1 in Jess C Scott’s SINS07 "seven deadly sins" series. A "Reviewer Top Pick" at Night Owl Reviews (Dec 2011)! * * * By author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott.