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Mrs. Malory and the Festival Murder
Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 4. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mrs. Malory visits the Taviscombe Festival, which has been appropriated by Adrian Palgrave, a writer of little renown. Palgrave, literary executor for Lawrence Meredith, a leading literary figure of the 20s and 30s, is found beaten to death, and suspects abound. Two other deaths and an attempt to destroy Meredith’s papers lead Sheila to search for long-held secrets that bred fatal consequences.
Gone Away
Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The 1st book in the delightful British cozy mystery series featuring Sheila Malory, a plain-spoken widow residing in the seaside town of Taviscombe, England. When pretty but avaricious Lee Montgomery disappears, her fiancé Charles Richardson enlists Mrs. Malory’s help. The dauntless Mrs. Malory soon suspects the worst. Little does she realize the terrible secrets her investigation will reveal..
Beneath the Same Heaven: A Novel
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 123,310. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kathryn and Rashid seem to have bridged the divide between Western and Islamic world views with their marriage and two American-born children. But everything changes when Rashid’s father is suddenly killed by a US drone attack near the Afghan border, and their cross-cultural family descends into conflicting ideas of loyalty, justice, identity, revenge, and terrorism.
The Confessions
Series: The Original Sinners. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,300. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This special Original Sinners collection features two novellas—"The Confession of Marcus Stearns" and "The Confession of Eleanor Schreiber"—plus an in-depth interview with RITA Award-winning author Tiffany Reisz. Three Sinners. Three confessions. And all the dirty little secrets you could possibly desire…
Il pane sotto la neve
Series: Saga della Serenella. Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: Italian. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Romanzo finalista nazionale al Premio Letterario RAI “La Giara” 2012. “Il pane sotto la neve” è un romanzo di narrativa popolare. La saga di una famiglia contadina sulle colline dell’Emilia, nella prima metà del Novecento. Un mondo e una felicità fatti di piccole grandi cose. Un romanzo che si rivolge sia agli adulti che ai ragazzi. Il primo libro della “Saga della Serenella.”
The Last Bookstore in America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,150. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bestselling author and bookstore owner Amy Stewart takes an offbeat and lighthearted look at the future of the book. After the ebook renders bookstores obsolete, a young couple finds themselves in the unlikely position of owning one of the last bookstores in America. But if it isn't keeping itself afloat selling books, what is it selling? A hilarious glimpse at a future that is almost here.
An Exaltation of Larks (Venery, Book 1)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,370. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
First comes love. Then comes marriage. Then comes Javier. As one of Manhattan's top-paid escorts, Javier Landes has no interest in love until he is named guardian for an unknown nephew. Reunited with his late sister’s son, Jav is not only forced to confront the long-buried pain of his childhood, but he comes face-to-face with a fascinating couple he’s met before: Alex Penda and Valerie Lark.
Under a Glass Bell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Sky Blue Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Often considered Anais Nin's finest work of fiction, this collection of short stories was self-published by Nin with an old-fashioned hand press in 1944. Among the titles are "Houseboat," "The Mouse," "The Labyrinth," and "Birth."
The World Unseen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,720. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Winner of the Pendleton May First Novel Award and a Betty Trask Award, The World Unseen is a captivating human drama and love story between two women who discover universal truths about integrity, justice and finding your voice in 1950's South Africa. 'Elegant and understated' The Times
Gravity Happens (Forcing Gravity #2)
Series: Forcing Gravity, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,370. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Logan and Jase are in love, but his ex wants to break them up. Ethan is in love with Logan, but she just wants to be friends. With relationships on the line, vengeful exes to look out for and the paparazzi waiting to record it all, "Gravity Happens", is a story of friendship, love, betrayal and knowing who you can trust in a town where everywhere you look, there’s someone who wants what's yours.
The Pelican School of Bird and Other Stories
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 91,770. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Pelican School of Bird is a tale of unscrupulous exploitation, of exotic animals cruel, fierce and beatific, of psychedelic happenings and funky legends, of innocence and guilt, of dreams turned sour and wings grown tired, but most of all it is a story of the unshakeable bond of friendship. The four following stories are rich in absurdity, tragedy, triumph, horror, psychedelia and colour.
¡Y tenía que ser mi jefe!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,460. Language: Spanish. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Davinia es contratada en un nuevo periódico como especialista de marketing. Allá conoce a su jefe, el Sr. Evans, con el que sostendrá una relación no solo profesional, sino más bien asimismo fluirá entre ellos una marcada tensión sexual
The House of Incest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010 by Sky Blue Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The House of Incest, Anais Nin's famous prose poem, was first published in Paris in 1936 and immediately drew attention from the era's prominent writers, including Henry Miller and Lawrence Durrell. While written in English, it is considered a landmark work in the French surrealist tradition and one of the most unique books in 20th century literature.
Revenge Of The Werewolf
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 48,670. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jimmy was just the normal every day guy until one day his life changed forever. When he accidentally shoots and kills a young werewolf. The father takes his revenge out on Jimmy and he is forced to try and hide a secret. Even though Jimmy's best friend learns of his secret it becomes to unbearable for Jimmy to hide and he ends up taking his own life.
The Auction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.50 from 8 reviews)
Belle Walker lives in a place where women are auctioned off when they come of age. Outside the city are monsters who have allowed the humans a small area to inhabit. They promise to leave citizens in peace as long as they never cross the boundary. On the day Belle is sold, one of the monsters breaks that promise and enters the city, intent on having her as his own.
The Shortest Journey
Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 3. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 52,890. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mrs. Malory returns to investigate a rich widow's disappearance after her daughter pressures her mother to sign over a large inheritance. There are many surprises as the dauntless sleuth delves beneath the peaceful surface of village life. Book 3 of Holt's Mrs. Malory mysteries.
Monique
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,660. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011 by Pleasure Boat. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Fiction. Women's Studies. "The expert translation of this almost Gothic story lifts the veil on the place where environment meets the psyche, on women's sensuality and wit. A gift of Portuguese women writing to the English reader." -Lisa Katz
The Troubleseeker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,200. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by Chelsea Station Editions. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Troubleseeker tells the contemporary odyssey of Antinio, a native-born Cuban who confronts his gay identity in post-revolution Cuba and as a refugee in America. Narrated by the ancient Roman Emperor and demigod Hadrian, The Troubleseeker weaves Cuban Santería traditions with classical Greek mythology to depict Antinio’s quest to achieve both freedom and love.
Un juego muy peligroso
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,920. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Maika, una mujer algo peculiar y con demasiado carácter, ve cómo su vida “normal” cambia completamente al conocer a Ethan, el juez. Aunque ella cree que no volverá a verlo, él se las ingenia para encontrarla y le hace una proposición.
Lilli Chernofsky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2018 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
With war at their doorstep, Lilli Chernofsky flees Lithuania with her brother Aaron and a group of yeshiva students. Along with other Jewish refugees, Lilli makes a home in the ghettos of Shanghai. Though they managed to escape the horror in Europe, they are now faced with starvation, subhuman conditions, and violence at the hands of Japanese soldiers in Shanghai.