Books tagged: literature fiction

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Tortilla Press
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Price: Free! Words: 65,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A story of contrasts, of people with separate, yet connected lives, whose paths converge and the effects of those interactions change each of them forever. A strong, centered woman, her star-crossed son and a younger, 'fortunate' boy from the East, each of distinctly different backgrounds, transform each other's life in a way that could have never been foreseen.
Engine Of The Gods, A Crown And Empire Worlds War Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,240. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Steampunk! Sir Ambrose travels via airship and portal to Victoriana, a parallel universe. The two worlds have an alliance against "the Hun," the German Empire. But documents are stolen. His and the beautiful Lady Permellia's train to London is sabotaged. A motor pirate kidnaps them. With the fate of universes hanging in the balance, the two must survive. And just who is Lady Permellia really?
Mexican Autumn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These inter-related short stories are set in a small Mexican fishing village, Bahia de los angeles--a real place in Baja California, 350 miles from the USA border. As the villagers largely depend upon American tourists for their income, many stories deal with the resulting clash of cultures. Dominating Bahia, a treacherous mountain, Tricky Devil, almost pushes the village into the Sea of Cortez.
Windsong (formally Raven's Lament)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 99,940. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What if a powerful native legend came back to life and he didn't like what he saw? What if that legend is Raven and he steals away the woman you were falling in love with and you find yourself armed with only a iconic shaman to stop him? Based on true events a journalist, Roger Harrison, investigates the destruction of old growth forest and has to save himself, his world and the woman he loves.
The Analysis: A selection of essays written by Isaac Porter
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
This book includes essays that cover a wide range of topics spanning from popular films, popular fiction, and even the crisis in Africa.
The remains of the day.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kamau has just lost his job. He goes home, and for the first time in six years, he is the tender lover he has never been to his wife. When his wife goes to prepare him some food, he walks out and meets a drunken man. He kills the man, and then in anger and pity jump off a flat.
Blip Reader 2.3
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of short "flash" fiction including work by Kim Chinquee, Victoria Lancelotta, Frances Lefkowitz, Dinty Moore, Chris Diken, Tom Whalen, Alan Michael Parker, Tara Deal, and several others. An excellent collection of remarkable work that shows the range, quality, and impact of this very short form fiction. Published by Blip Books.
The Blue Train To Heaven
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Series: Short Reads ยท Free July. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011 by Wes Writers & Publishers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This short story by Harvey captures the enigmatic relationship of two brothers from Ghana. Listen in as Elijah tells his story to a Reporter who has come for a story on an elaborate burial coffin. Humor, irony, and bitterness all intermingled in this short piece. The people of Ghana are known for their elaborate coffins. Check it out on Google as you read The Blue Train to Heaven. Bonus Story
Ladders to Fire
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,340. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ladders to Fire, Anaïs Nin’s first full-length novel, was revolutionary in that it addressed woman’s role in a male-dominated world in the mid-1940s. Through her iconic characters Lillian, Djuna, and Sabina, and their relationship with Jay, Nin was able to examine “the destruction in woman…woman’s struggle to understand her own nature.”
Magic In Moon Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The year is 1929. The locals all take notice when Justine Phillips arrives in town, a beautiful woman with a shameful secret. She finds love but her marriage is soured by infertility. After nine years of trying to conceive, she pays a visit to a witch doctor who her mother-in-law swears is the devil's disciple. Now, she must make a life changing decision.