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The Essence of Rue by Sumit Goreja
Price: Free! Words: 78,560. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Ashish’s journey from Paskitan to India has been painfully pleasurable. A child who once was unsullied back in Pak suddenly finds himself under the burden of rues after his arrival in India. His desire to live a hedonistic lifestyle catapults him into the world of crime. The question is will he go as far as to torture his family to live to fullest, or does he rather help them overcome destitution?
O Segredo de Clarice Lispector by Marcus Deminco
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Que mistérios guardava Clarice? Afinal, por que a autora era conhecida como A Grande Bruxa da Literatura Brasileira? Que espécie de vínculo Clarice teria estabelecido com a feitiçaria? Por que seu próprio amigo Otto Lara Resende advertia alguns leitores para tomarem cuidado com Clarice, alegando que não se tratava apenas de literatura, mas de bruxaria?
Infidelity by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Her husband was a good friend of mine. I respected him, and would never betray him. Never. Or so I told myself often enough, implored myself often enough. To no avail. For has the man, or woman, seen the light of day who can withstand desire right out of the original wrapping?
Scar Tissue by Tehreem Ali
Price: Free! Words: 40,130. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Inspirational
Scar Tissue is a short account of 20-year-old Elsa as she sits on the beach remembering the good, bad, highs and lows of her past, looking for an ingredient to win back life. As the man in the whites - her psychiatrist - must cure the raven in her head, will he resurrect her will to live as she battles herself? Scar Tissue speaks to each of you - with famous inclusions of prose, poetry and music.
Diary of a Human Target (Book Three) - Homestretch by Isidora Vey
Price: Free! Words: 49,250. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Despite her continual efforts to improve her life, Yvonne finally realizes that everything changes so that nothing ever changes for her: Wherever she goes, she always faces hostility, contempt, intrigues, misfortunes, disapproval, failures. As a result, she begins to understand what kind of forces hide behind the veneer of human civilization and what her real destiny in life is...
The Robber by Foxglove Lee
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016 by Rainbow Crush. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Biographical
Samantha’s celebrating her tenth birthday, but turning “double digits” isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Her special day is dampened not only by her mom burning the chicken fingers and making her go to Girl Guides, but also by the fact that she knows "the robber" will be coming later that night. After all, birthday cards mean birthday money, and birthday money is sure to attract him...
Andrà tutto abbastanza bene by Arianna Franzan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: Italian. Published: August 11, 2016 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Pozzoleone, 1915. Isetta vive serena con i due fratelli e la mamma fino a quando una tragedia la priva dei suoi affetti più cari e persino della sua identità, che viene attribuita dal padre, perennemente ubriaco, alla sorella morta. La bambina conosce così povertà e soprusi, ma ha una forza: non batte ciglio. Lei è una che non si fa domande, perché nessuno le ha mai insegnato a farsele.
A Spring Hike by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Biographical
The author recounts an auspicious hike in the Pisgah National Forest (NC, USA) on a cool day in April of 1998. A stream-side inscription casts a spell over the day. Approx. 1600 words. Another one in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. If this little autobiographical tale were a movie, it would most likely be rated PG-13. Sorry, no Mr. Malloy in this one. Not sure where he was then.
Bach Lights by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
I have a theory: Bach is God. Well, if not God God then at least of the same substance. Of sounds there are none more God-like than those first measures of the Toccata and Fugue in D-minor (or D-Moll as my Archiv German pressing says). They arrived through the ceiling, from a distant somewhere up there in the darkness, as descending lashes of beauty to kill the frozen silence.
Postcards in a Closet: A Creative Non-Fiction Memoir by Lori Straus
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » General
Katharina Wolf was born in a small town in Hungary in 1901. In 1914, the Great War broke out. In 1919, her hometown became part of Romania. In 1921, she became pregnant with her first child. What did she worry about? What did she want for her child? Through historical research and her own experiences as a mother, writer Lori Straus attempts to answer these questions.
The Entrepreneur by Bob Fields
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
An entertaining tale of an opportunistic young man deployed with a Maine National Guard unit on summer combat maneuvers. The young man’s ingenuity, organization skills, and creativity endears him with his superiors; creating an opportunity to assume risk and develop an unexpected business opportunity.
Lincoln Raw: A Biographical Novel by DL Fowler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,570. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
A melancholic poet weathers tragedy, abuse, and self-doubt to keep a sacred promise. Included in the Lincoln Collection of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library.
Американская палитра by Анатол Вульф
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,420. Language: Russian. Published: August 3, 2016 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
В книге читатель снова встречается с героем повести “Штрихи на граните” художником Максимом, чей путь лежит через Австрию и Италию в Вашингтон. Оказавшись за пределами СССР, герой впервые в жизни ощущает себя свободным человеком планеты, а не рабом советского режима. В Америке Максим сталкивается с проблемами вновь прибывшего иммигранта, старается адаптироваться, найти свое место в новой стране
Grandpa Snake: Moonshiner by Taylor Michaels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,050. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
Grandpa Snake made illegal moonshine whiskey in the Appalachian Mountains a century ago. His life was forged in a furnace, fired blazing hot with black coal, then shaped on the cold, hard anvil of Prohibition. Criminalizing whiskey promised to rid the country of sin, but instead it criminalized the innocent and the greedy.
Suflet pierdut by Sabina Burdujan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: Romanian. Published: August 2, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Inspirational
Nuvela ”Suflet pierdut” descrie drama unei tinere, care întruchipează dragostea absolută. Biografia ei ne îndeamnă să ne punem un șir de întrebări, iar seria de simboluri ne învață să descoperim misterul nașterii, evoluării și, într-un final, dispariției acestei sublime trăiri omenești. Relația dintre protagonistă și cele 4 personaje devastează dilema abia la sfârșitul nuvelei – există sau nu iubi
Drumul meu by Irina Alexe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: Romanian. Published: August 1, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Biographical
"Drumul meu" este prima mea carte și este exercițiul meu de expunere personală (mai mult decât pe blog). Este o carte despre lucruri care au fost și pe care vreau să ni le amintim cu plăcere, să privim în trecut cu nostalgie. E despre cei care erau adolescenți în perioada 1990-2000 și care și-au asumat acele vremuri și alegerile. E despre familie și rădăcini pe care nu vrem să le lăsăm în urmă.
A Father by Hiranya Borah
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Perhaps, you are surprised to hear when I asked you to promise me that you will not cheat her or leave her once you marry her. You are surprised because by the time you may know many things about my relations with some ladies out of my wedlock. Yes, I am a bad father or husband in your eyes. But why I am bad only your mother knows. Some day you ask your mother she will tell you.
Du vent dans les toiles d’araignée by Xavier Zakoian
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 41,210. Language: French. Published: July 15, 2016 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Romance » General
Ce roman à clefs est librement inspiré des vies de Marilyn Monroe et d’un proche de Jean Moulin. La résistance sous toutes ses formes, donc. C’est l’histoire de leurs chemins mêlés à la faveur de quelques mots écrits à la va-vite dans un musée, déclencheurs d’une réminiscence des temps troublés de la Seconde Guerre mondiale.
Harriet and I by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 118,770. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Biographical
Harriet and I tells the story of Nachiketa Krishnamurti, a boy raised in India by his paternal grandmother who, among other things, teaches him to speak with snakes. His father, Jiddu, is a well-known Indian mystic who rarely visits. His mother, the famous Swedish actress, is never discussed.