Books tagged: literary fiction

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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.
Berserk Revenge
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Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Berserk Revenge is a literary historical thriller, written in the style of authentic ancient Norse sagas. For lovers of action fiction, poetry and/or alternate history.
Married with Children
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Series: Adison Hall Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2009 by Swyers Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Adison Taylor returns! She and John juggle his school, their two beautiful girls and life. Laughter and mayhem follow Adi wherever she goes. Go with Adi as she continues her journey from High School crushes, to marriage, true love and family life. Raging hormones, little time together and the unwanted romantic attention John is getting from an unexpected source makes this book a wild ride.
Sleepwalker: The Last Sandman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,570. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A dark force is born from the imaginations of two young brothers, casting a shadow over Nod, the mercurial land of dreams. When the malevolent entity abducts the Sandman, and then snatches its own creators from their cozy beds in an Iowa farmhouse, the boys’ cynical father must rescue his sons and save the Sandman before the sleep-deprived citizens of the world burn everything to the ground.
Some Kind of Normal
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,650. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2010 by NorLightsPress. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
How far would you go to save the life of someone you love? If faith is all her daughter needs to be cured, Babs is sure the church and her family have more than enough. But when 12-year-old Ashley develops a rare and deadly allergy to insulin--the only medicine that can keep her alive--Babs turns to the Internet and science instead of friends and God to find the cure the doctors say isn't there.
Portman, The Great Exchange Artist
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,320. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in the legendary world of Wall Street during the days leading up to the current financial turmoil, PORTMAN, THE GREAT EXCHANGE ARTIST is the story of the volatile and ultimately fragile friendship that develops between the brash Richard Portman and the story’s shy narrator, Clark Knowles, as they vie for the attention of the beautiful Lara Spellman and for lucrative stock-trading jobs.
THE PRINCE OF WALES by Kirby Wright
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The two brothers from the novels MOLOKA'I NUI AHINA and PUNAHOU BLUES resurface in this hunting episode set on the east end of Moloka'i island. Ben and Jeff are camped above Brownie's Gulch when Ben fires across Kainalu Valley at a buck. Jeff is about to discover the underpinnings of his brother's relationship with their grandmother.
MOLOKA'I BOY by Kirby Wright
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 960. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A four-year-old learns lessons of life and death on his grandmother's remote island ranch.
The Girl on the Swing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,360. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Julia believes that she has lived before. Suspended from her job and grieving for her lost son, Julia's past lives become an escape from her troubles in the present. For the first time, she meets someone in this life whom she recognises from a previous existence. But this man is a murderer, convicted of killing his wife. Past and present entwine, culminating in a dramatic conclusion.
Swallow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A shy, young Manhattan attorney from a small-town, working-class background struggles with Globus Hystericus, the sensation of a ball in the throat, which makes it hard for her to eat, speak, and eventually breathe. This multiple-award-winning novel, at times darkly comical, centers on class privilege, gender equity, and the distance that can separate fathers and daughters.