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After the Fog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,800. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The sins of the mother… In the steel town of Donora, Pennsylvania, site of the infamous 1948 “killing smog,” headstrong nurse Rose Pavlesic tends to her family and neighbors. As the smog descends she is faced with conflict she never imagined. A love story, the gritty plot is propelled by choices made under pressure and Rose's attempts to forgive herself and let her family’s healing begin.
The Poland Trilogy: Push Not the River; Against a Crimson Sky; The Warsaw Conspiracy (The Complete Historical Saga)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 435,040. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Longing for the breadth and grandeur of a "Gone with the Wind" or "Doctor Zhivago"? A story, characters, and setting that will draw you in and hold you? This is the series that will do it! A 2018 Gold Medal IPPI Winner, Best Regional E-book Box Set Immerse yourself now in this riveting family saga and ride a true whirlwind of fascinating historical fiction!
Black Girl in Paris
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 65,160. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Eden leaves her home, in the American South arriving in Paris, where she experiments freely, inhabiting different incarnations - artist's model, poet's helper, au pair, teacher, thief, and lover - to heal the wounds of her broken heart, discover her sexual self, and, finally, to wrestle her dreams of becoming a writer into reality.
Close to Heaven
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,660. Language: Australian English. Published: April 7, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Thirty-three contemporary, award-winning short stories from the Stringybark Short Story Awards will challenge, amuse and entertain you in this anthology of Australian-themed tales by Australian and international authors. From the beach to the mountains and the city to the country, each tale is a gem in its own right.
Little Lost Girl
Series: Old Balmain House - Second Edition, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,680. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A little girl vanished 100 years ago. Her name was Sophie. Where did she go? An old house in Balmain. A portrait and perfume bottle hidden in a chimney. Unknown and untouched, while a century passed, their memory slowly fading. Glimpses of an eight year old girl and her school friend, missing, never found. The grief of those left behind, those who searched, those who yearned. Now a new search!
Bisexual Beach Reads: 6 Sizzling Summertime Novels and Novellas
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 158,590. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Gay & lesbian
Get ready for an unforgettable summer! With this collection of sizzling bisexual novels and novellas by award-winning queer Canadian author Giselle Renarde, you’re in for some seriously hot nights. Nothing beats a beach vacation with a side of seduction, so get ready for spicy tales of longing, lust, and fearless love. From fun-filled romps to dark desires, you’ll find it in Bisexual Beach Reads!
Hard Road South
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,710. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2020 by Blue Ink Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American
A sweeping tale of two unforgettable men on opposite sides of the civil war whose friendship sets one small southern town reeling.
Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,790. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Fiction » Literary collections » Letters
The bestselling book and basis for the Emmy award-winning documentary (letters read by Robert DeNiro, Robert Downey Jr., Robin Williams...) — is now available in ebook edition! Dear America allows us to witness the war firsthand through the eyes of the men and women who served in Vietnam in this powerful collection of more than 200 poignant, honest, and very human letters.
Spirits Abroad
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 83,490. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
Here there be dragons ... and aunties. Campbell-nominated author Zen Cho's collection SPIRITS ABROAD "refreshingly reimagine[s] the idea of home and tradition and family without offering tidy or pat resolutions" (The Star). The ebook features 15 speculative short stories, author commentary and an ebook-only cover by artist Likhain.
20 Japanese Short Stories for Travelers and Learners Read Japanese Mystery Stories for Beginners
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2020 by Christian Stahl. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book is a collection of 20 entertaining and culturally interesting Japanese short stories for beginners and intermediate Japanese learners. It comes with a paragraph-by-paragraph translation and includes Furigana. The book also includes many unique mystery stories that will stimulate your imagination.
Just Visiting
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming - Second Edition, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 84,550. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Her hands and feet are tied and her mouth is gagged. She is a captive. She is being taken to a river full of crocodiles and she is terrified. How could it have come to this. Susan goes on an idyllic Australian holiday - the Barrier Reef is beautiful, Sydney is wonderful. She wants to see the Outback. A man offers to take her. She likes him and goes with him. But he hides terrifying secrets!
The Diary
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming - Second Edition, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,180. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
She holds a diary in her hand. Its contents terrify her, What awful tale does it tell? She must read it to see what is hidden but cannot bring herself to do so. She hides it away and passes responsibility to another. A fisherman finds an unidentified head in a waterhole in north Australia. Who is this man that no one knows? What first appeared to be a crocodile attack turns into murder.
Sunflower of the Third Reich, A Novel
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 128,720. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literary collections » European / German
This is a WWII historical novel based on the experiences of a German family during the Nazi era. Sunflower of the Third Reich is set in war-torn Germany between 1943 and 1945. The novel presents the German perspective of the Second World War – a viewpoint to which American audiences have rarely been exposed. The author grew up in Nazi Germany during WWII.
Renee MacKenzie's Favorites Collection
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 194,100. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018 by Affinity Ebook Press NZ Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Literary collections » Gay & lesbian
Renee MacKenzie's three novel showcase featuring Nesting, 23 Mile, and Anywhere, Everywhere.
Seven Graves, One Winter
Series: Greenland Crime. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 57,870. Language: British English. Published: November 9, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Scandinavian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
In the remote Arctic community of Inussuk, seven graves are dug at the end of each summer, before the ground freezes. As winter approaches, the question is, will they be enough?
Empty Place
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming - Second Edition, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 77,910. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
'Brazen English Hussy - killed her Aussie Outback Lover. Fed his body to Crocodiles,' the newspapers scream. She sits in jail,on trial for murder of a man who almost no one knows. She will not tell what happened on that fateful day. She must hide the truth, keep the secret buried. Information is hidden, can they find it? The search, gets closer. She must stop them.
In the Shadow of the Mountain
Series: Konstabel Fenna Brongaard. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,860. Language: British English. Published: January 13, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Scandinavian
Konstabel Fenna Brongaard has killed for the first time, and only now is she ready for her next assignment.
The Ice Star
Series: Konstabel Fenna Brongaard. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,430. Language: British English. Published: January 14, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Scandinavian
On a time-sensitive mission to retrieve a crashed spy satellite in Greenland, the elite Sirius Sledge Patrol’s first female patroller has to gut it out to survive the Arctic and a team of ruthless mercenaries.
We Shall Be Monsters
Series: Greenland Crime. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,310. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Scandinavian
An extreme environment calls for extreme methods if retired Greenlandic Police Constable David Maratse is to catch a sadistic killer.
Tainted Innocence and Other Award-winning Stories from the Twisted Stringybark Award
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A tale with a twist always intrigues and here is an entire collection of thirty-one clever stories from both Australian and international authors. These are the winning and highly commended stories from the Twisted Stringybark Short Story Competition. Written by established and new writers, each story has been chosen for its unique contribution to Australian literature.