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Ready Reference Treatise: The Big Sleep
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 96 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 121. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
“The Big Sleep” by Raymond Chandler is a crime novel. It was published in 1939. This was the first novel which presented detective Philip Marlowe. Two movies have already made on this novel, the first was made in 1946 and the second in 1978.
Neu-Jericho, in greifbarer Zukunft
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,490. Language: German. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Jean Quetsch gerät in die utopische Stadt Neu-Jericho und bleibt, weil ihn die Augen einer verschleierten Frau fasziniert haben. Hier ist das Wohnen umsonst. Es herrscht direkte Demokratie. Der Kapitalismus ist besiegt durch Geld, das nur auf Karten existiert und wöchentlich weniger wird. Alle sind in Bewegung: Jean , sein Freund Jumbo und die Araberin Toyra, die für Jean ihren Schleier ablegt...
The Witchery of Flutes: Forty-seven short dramas of Anasazi daily life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,630. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
What was life like for the Anasazi Indians of the Four Corners area of the United States a thousand years ago? What took the attention of their daily lives? What forces compelled them to act? Now you can walk in their yucca sandals as you read “The Witchery of Flutes” and forty-six other stories.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,100. Language: French. Published: June 5, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Hiver 2012. Une terrible vague de froid s’installe sur l’Europe, puis sur le monde. Les black-out électriques se multiplient dans les villes, obligeant les citadins à s’installer dans des abris de fortune. Les émeutes éclatent et le monde s’installe peu à peu dans l’immobilisme. Les campagnes sont désertées, et la population tente de survivre comme elle le peut.
Where it went
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
In February of 1865, the full moon failed to appear. Where did it go? An inquiry.
You set the price! Words: 8,010. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
《鹿鼎记》作为金庸的封笔之作,一直被众人奉为武侠小说经典中的经典,由《鹿鼎记》原著改编的影视剧作更是影响了几代金庸迷。 《鹿鼎记》讲述了出身于妓院的少年韦小宝,凭一时之勇搭救了落难的江湖好汉茅十八,又阴差阳错地假冒小太监,成为少年康熙驾前第一红人;他既是天地会总舵主的关门弟子,被寄予反清复明重任;他又艳福齐天,娶得七个如花似玉的夫人;他不肯反清,只因当今皇上是好朋友小玄子;他不肯剿灭天地会,只因不愿坏了江湖义气;他不学无术,却是天下第一好运的小无赖;他建功无数,却懂得功成身退。本书更似一部历史小说的神来之笔。 金庸(1924年2月6日-),香港“大紫荆勋贤”。原名查良镛,当代著名作家、新闻学家、企业家、社会活动家,《香港基本法》主要起草人之一。金庸是新派武侠小说最杰出的代表作家,被普遍誉为武侠小说作家的“泰山北斗”,更有金迷们尊称其为“金大侠”或“查大侠”
De halszaak
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: Dutch. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Kat is verdwenen uit Man Tse. De hoofdpersoon gaat op zoek en komt in een woud waar het ongekende kenbaar wordt. De halszaak is een literair experiment op de grens van steampunk en het japonisme van de cyberpunk.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(4.00 from 1 review)
It certainly seems that this physical universe or ours is here to stay. But what if you don’t like it here anymore? What if you want to get out? And what’s the game here, anyway? Is there a game? Well, yes, there is.
Alt Hist Issue 5: The Magazine of Historical Fiction and Alternate History
Series: Alt Hist, Book 5. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Alt Hist Issue 5 features five new original works of fiction including stories about Al Capone and Italian Futurism, the aftermath of the American Civil War, the real Frankenstein, the Bridge that consumes the souls of men, and the latest instalment in a series of stories about a successful Nazi invasion of Britain.
The Whale Has Wings Vol 2 - Taranto to Singapore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,130. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Continuing on from Vol 1-Rebirth In Vol 2, the war continues in the Mediterranean in the Autumn of 1940. The RN attacks the Italian fleet, and the war spreads through Africa, Greece and the Mediterranean. The German navy,led by Bismark, attempt to break into the Atlantic. Finally in the East a war looms with Imperial Japan. The earlier changes are now causing the war to diverge from our History
Midlife Mouse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,150. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Bill Durmer is in over his head. In Midlife Mouse, the debut novel from filmmaker Wayne Franklin, Durmer, an underachieving genius, runs away to Walt Disney World in the mother of all midlife crises. Led by a series of bizarre encounters, a hyper-caffeinated delusion and a mysterious prophecy, Bill goes to the Magic Kingdom seeking his destiny.
The Gilded Age, A Time Travel
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,490. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The classic time travel to 1895. A New York Times Notable Book. A New York Public Library Recommended Book. Zhu Wong, from 500 years in the future, must travel to 1895 to rescue a Chinese slave girl. She falls in love with the troubled heir to a fading fortune and becomes indentured to the most notorious madam in San Francisco. The choices she makes affect the future and her own life or death.
Running Red River
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Running Red River is a story about what might have happened if the founding of America by Columbus had turned out differently. What if the original inhabitants had been visited before by ancient astronauts? Running Red River is barely a man. The son of the leader of the Run'oonin. On a warm, sunny day he watches as ships sail in from the ocean and land upon the shore of his land.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,620. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Novel ini didasari fakta sejarah, berlatar belakang peristiwa G30S/1965. Novel yang banyak dijadikan kajian skripsi ini berkisah tentang Djon, bekas prajurit TNI AU yang menggelandang sebagai pemulung. Setelah 10 tahun menjadi tapol, ia mencari istri dan anaknya. Di Yogya, ia bertemu Mirah, aktivis mahasiswa leninis. Membaca novel ini seperti melihat sejarah tetapi memiliki dimensi kedalaman.
Кёнигсберг дуз пуа
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,270. Language: Russian. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Альтернативно-историческая повесть о независимой Калининградской области.
Interviews With Legendary Writers From Beyond
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,280. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Ever wondered what you would ask your favourite author if you met him? Find out what I asked...
Ready Reference Treatise: Wide Sargasso Sea
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 82 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 104. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
“Wide Sargasso Sea” appears to be acting as a prequel to Jane Eyre written by Charlotte Bronte. The story of the novel “Wide Sargasso Sea” revolves around Antoinette Cosway (who was known as Bertha Mason in Bronte’s novel “Jane Eyre”).
Abitavo in Via Oberdan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,540. Language: Italian. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Poetry » European poetry
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Ready Reference Treatise: Pamela
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 79 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 101. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
“Pamela” by Samuel Richardson is also titled “Virtue Rewarded.” It is an epistolary novel. The book was first published in 1740. The story revolves around a maid servant named Pamela Andrews.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,870. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
An extraordinary journey into fiction, surrealism, and some of the greatest artist and innovators of the past. Leonardo Buonarroti works as a clerk for the region's Academy. The Academy is an all-controlling, totalitarian government ruling every aspect of a citizen's life. Set against a snow-covered, post-war, apocalyptic landscape, this Orwellian novel sets an austere atmosphere of unease.