Books tagged: literary romance

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Dragon Lady
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,380. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Istoria Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An evocative tale of the early days of the Vietnam War, reminiscent of Catch 22… Funny and heartbreaking, Dragon Lady seamlessly shifts from Saigon in 1965 to the present day and beyond as the narrator tells the story of his obsession with a Vietnamese girl named Mai, his increasing unease with the U.S's involvement in Vietnam, and his reflections on his own life since his tour in Saigon.
Dancing Salome by Richard Walthall
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 60,380. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Dancing Salome is a haunting love story about a woman who has lost control of her own life, ensnared in a web of self-deception, delusion, and fantasy. Delving into the purest -- and darkest -- realms of love, tinged with yearning and melancholy, Dancing Salome is a novel you will not want to put down and will never forget.
The Deflowering of Rhona Lipshitz
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,200. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Rhona Lipshitz of Queens, New York is eleven days away from becoming Mrs. Stuart Martin Weiner. The Temple has been booked, gowns have been fitted and beauty parlor appointments made. With no way out, Rhona gamely counts down the days to the dreaded event...and finds herself falling madly, hopelessly in love with a wonderful man. Too bad it's not Stuie.
Exactly Where They'd Fall
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,800. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As Amelia and Drew pair off to begin their future together, Jodie hangs on to one night, a year ago, which none of them remember the same way. With vivid characters, generous doses of humor, and palpable emotion, Exactly Where They'd Fall is a charming debut novel about three friends forced to explore the complicated and fragile bonds of friendship and love.
On the Road to West Egg: The Volatile Relationship of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Glamour, alcohol, reckless and carefree behavior--all themes of a great F. Scott Fitzgerald novel? Yes. But, in the case of Fitzgerald, fiction imitates life. Fitzgerald's marriage to Zelda was volatile from the start--it was plagued by alcohol abuse, debt, and mental illness. "The Great Gatsby" may be Fitzgerald's most read story, but his most fascinating story was his relationship to Zelda Fit
The Very Large Princess
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
"Aye, she is large. Large of heart and large of mind." Drusilla loves Prince Aubrey, but can he requite her love? Her sister Margery is so very beautiful, and Drusilla is so very large. (Short story, 5,550 words)
Persuasion In Modern English (Translated)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 85. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 246,540. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Jane Austen is a brilliant writer. So why is she so hard to understand! If you’ve always wanted to read Austen, but find yourself getting lost in her words, let us help with this modern edition of Austen’s classic novel. This book is a modern translation with a fresh spin. This version is not abridged; it is a line-by-line retelling, so you don’t miss any of the plots or character development.
The Melancholy Princess
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Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
"The lowliest damsel can love where she likes, but I have no more freedom than a caged bird. My role is all, and my will is naught." Princess Anne is unhappy at Court, and spurns all suitors. She is about to become a nun, when a midnight encounter proves to have unexpected consequences. (Short story, 6,000 words.)
The Princess Who Would Not Be Queen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
"A woman may reach for what she desires and gain it." 'Tis unjust that because Princess Bernadette is female, she cannot inherit her father's throne. She vows to become a Queen through marriage. Prince Geoffrey is her chosen bridegroom, but will they make it to the altar? (Short story, 7,080 words)
The Clown Princess
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
"And yet," she thought, "to turn from pain is to turn from joy." Gwyneth is lively and high-spirited. She has a multitude of interests and never thinks of marrying. 'Tis not until she is beset by adversity that she finds true love. By then, mayhap 'tis too late. (Short story, 11,970 words)