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A Windral
Series: The Rabbit of Usk. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,690. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Timotei and his grandfather have been released upon their own recognizance. Free from the disciplines and follies of the barracks and with no thought for their own better judgment our two Sphinx Sabeans choose to engage in a quest for JH. They are soon engaged in the pox of aimless wandering during which our hero gets a pair of free boots and he discovers his grandfather might have been a Saint.
Availing Asheville
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The author and his wife spend a couple of days in Asheville (NC) in 2012, witnessing and taking part in some mysterious occurrences. A 1700-word short story.
A Trek to Zeke's Island
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In September of 1986, the author (psecret psociety agent 33) and his pal, Frank von Peck (agent 107), walk along a weather-worn stone breakwater along the Cape Fear River, advancing rock by rock from Fort Fisher to Zeke's Island, as a psychoactive serum starts to take hold. A recorded transcript.
The Life in Papers of Sofie K.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Maths and monsters and magical realism. This dark fantasy novella tells the story of nineteenth-century mathematician Sofia Kovalevskaya. A nursery wallpapered with calculus begins a journey through Europe - and a reputation for unnatural behaviour...
L'uomo che stira i fazzoletti - Parte Prima
Price: Free! Words: 5,750. Language: Italian. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
I giochi dei bambini che un tempo riempivano i cortili, la libertà di una corsa in moto e il piacere di un cucchiaio di Nutella, la musica e la Grande Milano: racconti brevi che in una manciata di paragrafi l’uno esplorano aspetti grandi e piccoli della quotidianità e insieme danno vita a un affresco delicato e onesto del vivere contemporaneo in una cittadina dell'Italia settentrionale.
Running--Memoir of a Trained Running Dog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Running. A memoir of a dog born to run. Jax, as he's known, recounts his earliest memories of childhood, education, and his life's work; running. He sounds very much like an old man dreaming of days gone by. Running is an old 'tale' that's less than 3,000 words--a quick, relaxing read.
Turmoil
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,830. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Chester Turmoil was born wealthy, trained as an electrical engineer and obsessed with achievement. His entrepreneurial instincts are shaped by public service ambitions. His single-minded push to re-shape the world to be what he thinks it should be finally crashes headlong into the reality of the world as it is, changing the world for him and all the people important in his life.
Waiting For A Friend
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
"Waiting For A Friend" is about a fifty-year old man who has a chance meeting with a best friend from his teenage years, as they catch up on each other's lives, renew their friendship, and lament the passage of so many decades.
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Price: Free! Words: 48,350. Language: Italian. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Un romanzo metaletterario adatto a chi ama il film "Into the wild", il viaggio senza meta, la ricerca di un senso della vita. L’idea alla base del libro è la natura umana focalizzata sul contrasto tra istinto e ragione.
Kiedy powrócisz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,380. Language: Polish. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Pełna refleksji opowieść o życiu, jego przemijaniu, młodości i ponadczasowej przyjaźni...
The Protector
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,120. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in Colonial Adelaide and its environs during the years 1839 to 1841, The Protector records and explores the relationships between Aboriginal and European residents of a unique British Colony. While both government and many settlers aspired to a fair and just treatment of the land's traditional owners, frontier conflicts inevitably occurred.
የነርሱ ኑዛዜ
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: Unknown language. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
ነርስ ነኝ። በየሆስፒታሉ የምታገኙት አይነት ነርስ። ነገር ግን የምነግራችሁ ልዩ የሆነ ታሪክ አለኝ። በርግጥ ሆስፒታል የሚሰራ ማንኛዉም ሰዉ ተመሳሳይ የሆነ ታሪክ አለዉ።
A Master Passion, the story of Alexander and Elizabeth Hamilton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,720. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A Master Passion is the story of our brilliant first Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton, and his wife, Betsy Schuyler. It begins with their Revolutionary War courtship. Although born poor and illegitimate, as an Aide de Camp to General George Washington, Hamilton dares to reach, boldly pursuing Betsy, daughter of a wealthy and prominent New York family.
Jackie O: On The Couch
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,940. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Jackie O: On the Couch is the story of Jackie Kennedy Onassis as she might have written it. This is not just another biography. For the first time, Jackie O: On the Couch highlights Jackie’s life from her own perspective, as imagined by author Dr. Alma Bond, a psychoanalyst and long-time student of Jackie lore.
Marilyn Monroe: On The Couch
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,930. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Marilyn Monroe on the Couch provides insights to the actress who had talent beyond her luminous beauty and yet remained so fragile despite her fame. Dr. Bond focuses on her life from the 1950s and 60s, a time in which she sought the help of a Manhattan psychoanalyst to cope. It's an illuminating book in ways that other writers have sought to achieve but often missed. --Bookviews (Alan Caruba)
Lady Macbeth: On The Couch
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,920. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The latest installment in Alma H. Bond, PhD’s incredible biography series, Lady Macbeth: On the Couch is a deftly written account of the life of an iconic character.
Dossard 1112
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,000. Language: French. Published: April 17, 2015 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Un monsieur Tout-le-monde qui devient triathlète. Un sportif du dimanche qui se rêve en champion. Un quadragénaire, pris dans les soubresauts de sa vie, qui tente de leur faire face par une voie pas banale. Un homme meurtri qui, pour rester debout, décide d’accélérer.
A Peek at Bathsheba
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Having reached his peak, David makes a serious error that threatens to undo his political success, and cost him not only the adoration of his people--but also the sense of being sustained by a divine power. That error is the most torrid tale of passion ever told: his forbidden love for Bathsheba.
School Pickings
Series: George Brown Memoirs. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A young boy recounts his few hours in a new school, as he goes through the harrowing experience of meeting his new school mates and new teacher on unfamiliar ground.
About Love
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 86,970. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A book about a man allowed to live an entirely new life when he awakens after death in the body of a sixteen year old boy.