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The Wedding of Anna F. by Mylene Dressler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this novella by the acclaimed author of The Medusa Tree and The Deadwood Beetle, an elderly Jewish woman tells an Arabic student who has come to interview her for a research project an incredible tale: that she is Anne Frank, the author of The Diary of a Young Girl and the most famous victim of Hitler's Germany. As the interview progresses, tensions grow between the pair...
The Day the Music Died by Gabe Gott
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Sam is taking a shower, getting ready for class, when he finds out about the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. It is the Tuesday of the second week of his first semester of college, and he and those of his generation around him have been shocked out of innocence into a hate-filled, dangerous world.
Enigma, discovering the moments that form your life by CharlesStoll
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,500. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Enigma is the story of Joshua Chambers who is examining his life to find the defining moments that caused him to be the person he is today. From innocent to less innocent loves, good and bad friends, an African Baptism, his adventures in his fraternity, his talks with a friend dying from Aids and a brief stint in jail, he continues to grow and evolve into a conscious vibration.
Diez Cortos Animados by Luis Carlos Molina Acevedo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: Spanish. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Diez Cortos Animados es una novela corta. La temática gira alrededor de un cinematográfico festival de cortos animados. El protagonista es una pantalla de cine y las imágenes proyectadas en ella. Con la presencia de cinco jurados, la exhibición de los trabajos transcurre en el telón, y con ella, el desarrollo de la historia. Al final, viene la premiación de los mejores tres cortos del festival.
Old Pond: The Teachings of the Elders by Jim Bedard
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,980. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a devastating fire tears through their beloved homeland, three young friends set out on a journey to find answers to life's most compelling questions. With the help of the wise Elders from Old Pond, the trio learn vital lessons that give them the courage to cope with life's unpredictability.
Fairy Tales and Fantasies for Hopeless Romantics by Candice Raquel Lee
You set the price! Words: 46,680. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Enter the world of a terribly scarred hero, an abandoned elf king, and a princess too beautiful to care about love. Talk to dragons and discover why there are no fairy godfathers, and what to give a King who has everything. Come, share the laughter, tears and danger of those who seek that most elusive of rewards, another's heart to call their own.
Becoming, A Novel by W. P. Peart
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,670. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It has been said that nothing is sure in life except death and taxes. But some people pay no taxes. So when a murder, gruesome and brutal, shatters the calm of a quiet Ontario village, the reality and finality of death are brought starkly into focus. The citizens are devastated and search for answers to such a horrific crime and to such aching loss. They ask, "Who did this?
Wall of Dust by Timothy Niedermann
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As one reviewer has said: "Wall of Dust is a novel both timely and timeless in its examination of those trapped by the conflicts of Palestine and Israel. It tells a stunning story of divided loyalties, love, fear, and personal sacrifice. Novels such as this let us begin to feel deeply the true complex realities on both sides of this endless struggle in the Middle East."
Appalachian Monster by J. H. Bardwell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,460. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Monsters gnaw your bones. Rivals gnaw your soul. Lovers gnaw your heart. A gang of boys in a small Appalachian town lay aside wooden swords and banish imaginary monsters to explore a secluded woodlot, but reality bites them in the ass. A flesh and blood monster stalks behind these trees, guarding a sinister secret.
The Codependents by Anthony Kyle Corthay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,760. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Codependents follows the comprehension of unique details varying from one generation to the next, and where the individual fits in between such details and the naked truths of society. As the seeker digs deeper and deeper into the significant peers surrounding him, he considers the will of others, whether led by chaos or harmony, whether by nonsense or dreams, whether by madness or happiness.
Passing Through by Anthony Kyle Corthay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,900. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Gibb’s story comes entirely driven by his friends, both from afar and close, whose penchants for life have always differed from one another, influencing a string of comings-and-goings across the country for momentary escapes and findings, searching for contentment where his path intersects with those from Home.
Grande sœur by Julien Mauvoisin
Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: French. Published: July 3, 2015 by Jank Moovy. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Educational
L’union des parents de Nicolas et de Cassandra va réunir les deux enfants. Progressivement, en traversant des moments difficiles, ils vont devenir comme frère et sœur l’un pour l’autre...
Bleed Me Silicone by Jason Werbeloff
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Literature » Literary
My first memory is of the inside of a cardboard box. It smells of fluorescent light and ancient canyon floors. 'Bleed Me Silicone' is a surreal short about life from the perspective of a bottle of silicone lube. Silky. Brutal.
Wander.Stop by Sin James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015 by Nikki True. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Where do you go when there is nowhere else to go? In this coming of age story Benny, a 16-year-old dope boy from Oklahoma City is ready to change his life around. But as soon as he tries to leave his former life behind an unforeseen accident plus a chance encounter with a young prostitute has him at facing a tough decision to either commit to change or fall back into old habits.
The Computer That Cared by Randall McMullan
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
An unemployed man has to make a mortgage payment at an Automated Teller Machine (ATM). On a whim he scribbles a message on the input card and soon receives a communication from the computer. The man and the ATM develop a ‘relationship’ which solves his financial worries, gives him important information about the bank, and leads to employment - with the bank. But can the relationship last?
Trio of Lost Souls by Jack Remick
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 89,160. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Bill Vincent is a killer … in the name of justice. Not that the law would agree. With one murderous act of retribution for an attack on his wife, he leaves behind respectability and hits the road. After taking on a series of odd jobs, he meets Jim Garret, a like-minded spirit whose thirst for justice equals his own. They join together to beat the corrupt bossmen at their own political game.
Make my Joy Complete by Mercia McMahon
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015 by MMMporium. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Mona is a silent but strong mother, unlike her daughter Lisa who loudly insists on being called Joy. Mona is headstrong and has needed to be as a single mother, but now the young adult that is Lisa (or Joy) is seriously injured. In the hospital waiting room Mona continues to be the strong silent type and is determined to sort everything out for her beloved daughter, who has other ideas.
The Big Bitch by John Patrick Lang
Series: A Jackson "Doc" Holiday Mystery. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Urban
After his drinking buddy, a priest named Jesus, is shot dead, Doc sets out to find his killer. He soon begins to suspect that the murder is connected to a money laundering scheme suspiciously similar to one perpetrated by Doc himself, back when he was a banker with a coke habit. The killer, already facing “The Big Bitch” or life in prison, has nothing to lose. Book 1 of a new mystery series.
O Tudo, O Nada e O Vazio by Wagner Carvalho Coelho
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 13,110. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"‘O TUDO, O NADA E O VAZIO’, sua primeira e tardia obra literária, explode agora em sua maturidade sexagenária.