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Sub-categories: Literary | Plays & Screenplays
To Squeeze a Prairie Dog: An American Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is the story of a sincere young man from a small town who joins a government agency. His quirky coworkers discover a computer glitch, saving the State of Texas millions, but the crotchety governor and a curious reporter threaten to ruin their lives. This is an American tale—part fable, part satire, and part comedy—revealing that camaraderie amongst friends wins the day over evil intentions.
Second Lives: A Modest Collection of Short Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 90,710. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mashups
The thirty short stories in Second Lives reveal a humanity of a wide range of characters, including a motherless girl of twelve appalled by what's happening to her body, or a drunken broad looking to run off with Jesus, or a teenage boy dreaming of the winning bull ride. This author lovingly draws her versatile cast with clear-eyed detail and perfect pitch, leaving reader enriched.
A Short Stay in Hell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,590. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Strange Violin Editions. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An ordinary family man, geologist, and Mormon, Soren Johansson has always believed he'll be reunited with his loved ones after death in an eternal hereafter. Then, he dies. Soren wakes to find himself cast by a God he has never heard of into a Hell whose dimensions he can barely grasp: a vast library he can only escape from by finding the book that contains the story of his life.
The King's Pleasure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.13 from 8 reviews)
In the kingdom of Himeros, Abigail is despised for her gypsy heritage. Pushed to the fringes of society, she’s forced to break the law in order to help feed her family. When a castle guard catches her stealing bread, he intends to cut off her hand for the offense. The king spares her from the guard's blade and takes her as his slave instead.
Men and Dreams in the Dhauladhar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,660. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.00 from 6 reviews)
In a project site in the remote Himalayas where superstitions and religious beliefs are as important as the engineering Nanda, Khusru and Rekha come together through a series of twists and turns in their lives..Men and Dreams in the Dhauladhar is about the aspirations of people with their cares and worries woven to the site life. Each has a story to tell and a dream to realise.
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.
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
Rhythm and Rhyme (Wynter Wild Book 3)
Series: Wynter Wild. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,900. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Wynter has lived on the outside for eight months, and she's growing stronger. She begins to open up to her brothers about her childhood and gains confidence in dealing with the world. When a horrific accident threatens to tear everything apart, her dreams of a happy family may be destroyed. Meanwhile, Joy reveals a secret, and the family dynamics head in a new direction that no one asked for.
Ladies In Waiting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,120. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Five very different women, each carrying her own secret, meet on the Jersey shore for a retreat: Embracing the New You: Reinventing Yourself After Fifty. A story about change, self-acceptance, and sisterhood. *Won the 2016 EPIC eBook Award for Contemporary Fiction.
Soul Integrity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This Soul Identity story will challenge your views on faith, courage, and conviction. 1980:Claudia mourns her husband. Xinya's crooked partner claims Claudia can sacrifice herself to reunite with him. Present:Val Nikolskaya, product of this extraordinary love story, attempts to regain her own faith, and helps discover the drama behind Claudia's and Xinya's actions. Emotionally immersive adventure.
Dante's "Inferno": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,500. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Educational
This is a retelling of Dante's "Inferno" in novel form. Dante the Pilgrim travels through all the circles of Hell, including Limbo. His guide is Virgil, the author of the Roman epic poem the "Aeneid." After seeing Lucifer in the lowest part of Hell, Dante climbs to the Mountain of Purgatory. The rest of Dante's adventures are told in "Purgatory" and "Paradise."
Family Lies
Series: Agustus Family Triolgy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,290. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.00 from 1 review)
Every family has secrets and the Augustus family is no exception. What happens in the family has always stayed in the family but as the world rushes toward World War II society is changing and when Sharon Chatsworth begins to hint about the Augustus secrets in her gossip column the family must face the secrets or be torn apart.
Mo' Better
Series: The Crew Series, Book 2. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 77,990. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Will the characters of 'Love Drug' Darryl and Gwen get their chance at making it last forever or will the problems of outsiders and secrets keep them apart? Once again join the crew on their journey in rectifying those who have been dealt a nasty hand.
In The Town Where All Things Are Possible
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,280. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014 by Literati Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In The Town Where All Things Are Possible, the hopes of an unusual sea-side community rest on the weary shoulders of a love-sick widower.
Best Gay Stories 2011
Series: Best Gay Stories. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 63,910. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011 by Lethe Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
In the 2011 edition of Best Gay Stories, editor Peter Dubé reminds gay men that when we step up to the proverbial microphone and tell our own stories, something monumental happens. This anthology of fourteen stories is a testament to all the voices, the power of storytelling, a chorus of narrative impulses.
Fogbound Manor: A Gothic Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,560. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Harriet Tate may be a sea captain's daughter, but she doesn't believe in buried treasure. When Jonah Herrick's mysterious letter arrives from a remote place called Fogbound Manor, Harriet dismisses it entirely. But her father drowned, her company's bankrupt, and Harriet has to make a choice: lose everything she ever worked for or accept Jonah's ridiculous offer and find the money to save it.
Charlene's Daughter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,590. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Tom's niece shows up at the southern New Mexico ranch with her mother, he soon finds out the young woman has a mind of her own. As time passes she realizes she likes living on the ranch, but doesn't like wearing clothes in the desert heat. The battle begins. He's trying to teach her to be a proper lady while she's trying to convince him clothes aren't needed in the desert.
Shared Secrets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,010. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the nudist community the human body is not considered lewd or indecent. For them nudity is simply a lifestyle, a refreshing one at that. This includes children brought up in nudist’s homes. To these children nudity is nothing more than happenstance. They are natural nudists that happen to know what they’ll look like when they grow up. Therefore this story hasn’t been marked as “adult”
Perfect Red
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,150. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
At the height of the Red Scare, a secretary goes after the story of a fiery red lipstick, challenging the rules of social conformity, the dangers of passion, and her own beliefs about love.
Stardust Summer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,230. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Single mom Grace Mason doesn't believe in miracles, magic, or love at first sight. She likes the quiet life, complete with her son, their house, and her teaching job. When Grace's estranged father dies, her life changes and long-kept secrets are revealed. Stardust Summer explores the complexities of forgiveness, what it means to be a family, and the fabulous possibility of falling in love again