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Thank You and Good Night by Ray Succre
Price: Free! Words: 210,580. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Screenplays » Biographical
Based closely on the multi-faceted and prolific life of Rod Serling, creator (and both head writer and host) of The Twilight Zone, Thank You and Good Night spans the rise and fall of a television icon. Through both narrative and script, Thank You and Good Night follows writer Emery Asher through the raucous, speculative, and complex world of home-screen celebrity in the early days of television.
God of Hunger by John Coutouvidis
Price: Free! Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011 by The Electronic Book Company. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
God of Hunger is a fascinating and imaginative novel which take us to different settings and allows the reader to view the story through the eyes of different sets of characters, seeing the unfolding history of the end of colonial Africa from the points of view of the Greek and Polish communities. Published by The Electronic Book Company www.theelectronicbookcompany.com
Two Horizons by Hank Lawson
Price: Free! Words: 121,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Biographical(5.00 from 1 review)
Great Pyramid, rival priests, romance with a harem (perhaps royal) woman, and jealous Queen prey on God-king Khufu. In parallel to Khufu’s labors, Mehi labors to absolve his family’s crime by self-sacrifice as a pyramid worker. The crime also burdens his love for An-khi, a governor’s daughter who aspires to be governor herself. Will Mehi save Khufu from his enemies, including Mehi’s own brother?
Olga - A Daughter's Tale by Marie-Therese Browne (Marie Campbell)
Price: Free! Words: 51,420. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(4.76 from 17 reviews)
Based on a true story. Set in Kingston and England when Jamaica was the jewel in the crown of the British Empire, ‘Olga – A Daughter’s Tale’ is the saga of one family’s history, heritage and culture - obeah, a form of witchcraft. It is the story of an innocent young woman and how world events, personal tragedy and malicious intent all combined to separate her from her beloved family.
Gattasorniona the anthology by Gatta Sorniona
Price: Free! Words: 34,730. Language: Italian. Published: January 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
L'equilibrio precario tra: la dieta, il panino alla porchetta e un sano desiderio di fuga... tutto questo pedalando per la mia città! Raccolta di frammenti banali.
Viva la vida (english version) by Quelli di ZEd
Price: Free! Words: 110,670. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Warning: experimental translation (hybrid) Viva la vida it is the history of a trip. A trip undertaken for a long time in camper by five united friends, together from the times of the crayons to wax, to celebrate the marriage of one of them. The vacation, the goodbye to the bachelorhood that unrolls him along the roads of the whole Italy, becomes also however the point of turn for...
Mutamenti by Enzo Pettinelli
Price: Free! Words: 41,970. Language: Italian. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Nel secolo scorso la società ha subito un radicale cambiamento di usi e costumi. Il libro è il racconto di questa trasformazione vista attraverso gli occhi dell’autore che narra di una bellissima avventura sportiva compiuta con il ping-pong.
The Greatest Discovery by Chris Sorensen
Price: Free! Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The Greatest Discovery is a gentle, heart-warming novel about love, heartache, and miracles. With a beautifully written storyline, an emotional climax, and a surprise and thoughtful ending, The Greatest Discovery will leave readers uplifted, fulfilled, and pondering on its inspirational message of human potential and possibility.
A Crack in Time/The Beast Within by Linda Arditto
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: British English. Published: May 8, 2014 by Clover Digital Media. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Literature » Biographical(5.00 from 17 reviews)
England 1851, Queen Victoria is on the throne, the year of the ‘Great Exhibition’ and the building of the Kings Cross Railway Station. ‘Big Ben’ hadn’t been constructed and London is filled with poor and destitute souls living in the filth of the slums. Can John Pitt survive these harsh conditions.
De nadagen van Nico by Patrick Brannigan
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: Dutch. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Een ultrakort verhaal over de verderfelijke invloed van Nico(tine). Een inspiratiebron voor iedereen die wil stoppen met roken. Of juist wil beginnen.
The Gate - Things my Mother told me. by Stan I.S. Law
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,130. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010 by Inhousepress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Biographical(5.00 from 14 reviews)
The Gate draws you in with subtlety, wit, compassion and faith. An intriguing and captivating look at the last sixty years of western culture that holds you even though we all know how her story is going to end. It will be of particular interest to people who experienced Alzheimer's or Dementia in their immediate family. "This is a jewel of a piece of writing…" [Kate Jones, USA]
Saturday Night Dance Club by Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: Free! Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Pearl's young world is shattered when Papa orders her to leave home. She takes with her the secret of catching Papa in the pantry with the maid. Pearl finds a job in the city. On weekends she heads downtown to the Canteen to volunteer as a "suitable young lady" to dance with the boys in uniform. Pearl considers this her patriotic duty --until Will sweeps her into his arms and heart.
On the Road to Heaven by Coke Newell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,900. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Biographical(5.00 from 1 review)
In a style reminiscent of Jack Kerouac, Coke Newell's groundbreaking autobiographical novel traces an LSD-to-LDS pilgrimage across two continents. From Colorado's 1970s hippie heyday to the coca fields of Colombia, it's a journey through Thoreau ascetics, Ram Dass Taoism, and Edward Abbey monkey-wrenching to the mission fields of one of the world's most conservative contemporary religions.
What The Doves Said: The Deep Well (Book Two) by Mojdeh Marashi
Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The author's mother has always been present in her daughter's consciousness, manifesting in front of her eyes at times. In this second story in the series mom tells her own story, luring her daughter into a world created to the daughter's liking, made of childhood fairytales, memories, and dreams.