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The Purpose of Gravity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A frustrated writer feeling trapped in her marriage receives a coming-out letter from her closest girlfriend in college. Winner of the 1992 Katherine Anne Porter Prize for Fiction, published in Nimrod.
Riding Double
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Forced to move and dreading puberty, a 13-year-old girl clings to childhood through her younger sister. Published in the Bellingham Review, 1990.
Ashley Templeton Is Ruining My Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,430. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012 by Foreverland Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
It's clear that this is not the seventh grade that Kyle Reedy had planned. And that's because of Ashley Templeton. He’s pretty sure that every single problem he's having is all her fault. [Middle Grade: Ages 8-12] "This novel is filled with laughs and irresistible characters. I loved them all—even Ashley Templeton." —Mary Vermillion, author of Seminal Murder
Paradise Lost
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 152,630. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"I was born in Paris at the age of twelve." So begins Paradise Lost, the novel that turns Milton upside down. It is a comic epic about an agnostic man who idolizes women, resists authority of all kinds, and insists that the defining feature of human beings is their fallibility. "An impressively detailed, deep look at life." "Intimate, reflective and worthy of a thoughtful read." Kirkus Reviews.
Prison Planet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A novella of the future in 2042--a dystopian view of a world where you can be imprisoned for being poor and useless to your government, for being mentally challenged or disturbed, or for being a criminal. One family fights back...
A Nice Beginning
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,650. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The stories in this book bring to life characters and settings with precise realism. Swimming or fishing in the ocean and having conversations, the people in the stories are so real that they come out of the pages. Going out on a date or staying at home, the men and women described find interesting activities that the reader will enjoy. People and places come alive in 'A Nice Beginning'.
All of Our Secrets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,860. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
His wife's secret past and a relentless detective hinder Bruce Neumanski from establishing his innocence and rebuilding his life after her death. Inspired by a real-life mystery.
Old Friends
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Wei Fu not only loves the law, he respects it, which is more than those lazy students of his do. When one of his students shows an interest, Wei Fu befriends him, answers his questions. Too many of his questions. Until Wei Fu finds himself contemplating breaking the law himself, unless an old, true friend steps in to help. This short story is set in Tang dynasty China.
Larks Monthly Review, April 2012
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Larks does it again by combing the April editions of Larks Fiction Magazine into one comprehensive magazine for reading on the go. In this issue; Jerry Guarino, Carl Barker, Claire Ashmead, Paul Peppers, Nanda Olney, Jessica Morrow, Jeff Poole, John Skylar, Elizabeth J. Kepsel, and Lachlan David.
The Bad Boy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Adolescence
David is the mysterious new foster kid. The popular boys in school want to destroy his life after he beat them at poker. Most of the town wants to send him to prison for alleged crimes. But all the girls love him for his wicked appeal and enigmatic nature, especially Irene, the beautiful blonde who already has a boyfriend.Irene is willing to give up everything to save David, even her life.