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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?
Gattasorniona The Anthology by Leonetta Gattasorniona Bartolozzi
Price: Free! Words: 34,900. 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.
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]
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.
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.
Saturday Night Dance Club by Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: $0.99 USD. 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: $4.99 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.
Letter To Berkshire Shareholders (First Draft) by Stefano Boscutti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Let them eat credit default swaps. Warren Buffett’s partner is in a crotchety mood. He’s fed up with ordinary people thinking they can get rich off the sweat of others. Who do they think they are? Hedge fund managers? “Letter to Berkshire Shareholders (First Draft)” is a businesslike corporate story. Think of it as a moral bailout. Can Warren Buffett make the truth more palatable?
What The Doves Said: The Saboteur (Book One) by Mojdeh Marashi
Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Mashups
Horrified by the violence following Iran's 2009 contested presidential elections, the author, Mojdeh Marashi is reminded of her parents’ ordeal during another disheartening event for Iranian people, the 1953 coup d'état. Saboteur, the first of a series, is told by a pair of white doves who in the tradition of old Persian storytellers recount the event in a hot summer afternoon when a sea of men in
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 4, the Midwest by Kevin B Parsons
Price: Free! Words: 26,550. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
50 Stories visits the Midwest in the same flavor of the previous three volumes, with a look at each state's culture woven throughout the tales. Ten states make up the Midwest tome, with love stories, investments gone bad and some dirty politics thrown in the mix. Ron Lessman's Truckhenge and catfish pond break the fiction mold with a look at his quirky place in Kansas. Approx. 26k words.
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