Books tagged: road novel

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Birthday Girl
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,660. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2009 by Seedpod Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sixteen-year-old Tracey Burns has been confined to a single room for two years. One night, amid chaotic spring winds, she slips to freedom and inadvertently sets herself on a journey that takes her further away from the one thing she wants most: to find the mother who left her behind.
Famous Potatoes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,300. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A classic road novel from the 1970s, now an ebook. Willy, a nice boy from the suburbs, is framed for murder and goes on the lam. With hopeful heart and broken balls he joins the people of humble cafes and dusty bars, underground, where life is basic. “An engaging, warm, well-told story of a likable character with a knack for being in the wrong place at the wrong time.”—Publisher’s Weekly
Y3K
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Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 152,780. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Y3K is a look back from the year 2999 at Entropy Gaia, the world's coming ecological disaster. It's a novel of protest, a defense of ancient forests and an exploration of commune life. Y3K is a novel of ecotopia and a treatise on mysticism and the occult. It's also a story of unconventional love and romance and a road novel that nearly circles the world. Come along, it's a fun ride
The Ungettable Joke
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,690. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A disheartened math teacher and a NASA engineer are dragged by mysterious forces into a hilarious hunt for a profound and powerful ultimate joke. Mysterious encounters with phantom elements of an ancient tribal culture are the main snares used by an intelligence that needs two young professionals to accept a bizarre new job.
At all cost
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,200. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Chris (12) and Laura (9) ran away from the father who didn’t wanted them to go to the mother they longed for six years. Criminals caught them in the juggernaut’s trailer they hid from the father. Criminals planned to sell them to Mr. Charlie to export them outside the country. Charlotte, the pretty lady, escaped with the kids to rescue them. Criminals hunted them in order to kill them all.
Scattershot
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,310. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011 by Seedpod Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fed up with low-paying, menial jobs that infringe on his boozy, loafing lifestyle, Wicker sets off on a road trip to Las Vegas, where the drinks are free, the slots are loose, and a megajackpot could solve his problems forever. On his pilgrimage he finds exactly what he wasn't looking for in Edna, a wayward geriatric with an agenda of her own.
Beautiful Wasteland
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,650. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Star, nineteen, insular and dreamy. Joshua, almost ten years older, a living thunderstorm. When the two meet, dream-deserts and sunsets spring into being and music lays a path beneath their feet. The only hitch being that Joshua's married... A story of music, memory, a little bit of magic, and what happens when perfect love really can drive out all fear.
MiG-23 Broke my Heart
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,740. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The year is 1988. Eighteen-year-old Thomas Green, an aspiring artist, has been plucked from his comfortable, suburban existence in apartheid South Africa and thrown onto the frontline of his country’s war against what it sees as terrorism.
Falling Out of Cars
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Price: $4.62 USD. Words: 75,020. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
'Noon navigates his dystopia with tremendous verve… As well as being a road novel, Falling Out of Cars also toys with being a fantasy quest, thriller, and social allegory before thumbing its nose at the lot of them and creating a vivid, unique space of its own.' _THE TIMES
The Great Art of Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,270. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Waking up under a coffee table after another night of boozing, Jim finds his friend dead of a heroin overdose. He calls Linda, another addict, for help. She plants the seed for change. Jim starts on a journey of self-discovery as he travels across the country in search of his life. The people, his adventures, heartbreak, and a chance at love, help him on his journey to discover who he is.