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Barefoot in the City of Broken Dreams by Brent Hartinger
Series: Russel Middlebrook: The Futon Years, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Russel Middlebrook, gay and 24, has moved to Los Angeles with his boyfriend to try to make it as a screenwriter. But working in Hollywood isn't anything like it is in the movies, and Russel grows increasingly desperate to learn the secret to Tinseltown success. A "new adult" companion novel to 2014's The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know, by the author of the gay teen classic, Geography Club.
What She Left Behind by Emily Kendy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,910. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Follow underground music writer Rebecca Davis as she traverses the back alleys of Vancouver with her best friend Simon during the early 2000s. Amidst tragically funny life choices, and awkward family experiences, Rebecca finds herself caught up in an obsessive relationship with Ezra Fielding, editor of a local rock n' roll magazine.
Dead Soul (In Her Name: The Last War, Book 3) by Michael R. Hicks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,970. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Three years after the brutal first contact encounter with the alien Kreelan Empire, the human Confederation is desperate, and President McKenna orders the military to deliver a victory to give humanity hope. But the overwhelming firepower that they plan to bring to bear on the Kreelans may not be enough. For this time, Ichiro Sato and his companions face the deadliest Kreelan warrior yet...
A River in a Bottle by Mark Lutenbacher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,340. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(4.00 from 1 review)
A charming little story about a summer spent growing up in southern Louisiana.
Five Leaves Left by Courtney Seiberling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ten Short Stories that use Nick Drake’s 1969 debut album ‘Five Leaves Left’ as a launchpad and soon leave their birthplace far behind in an eclectic tour ’round the world. Each story portrays a unique interpretation by American writer Courtney Seiberling, you may have your own version.
The Raven King by Nora Sakavic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,410. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Book 2; follows The Foxhole Court. The Foxes are a fractured mess, but their latest disaster might be the miracle they've always needed to come together as a team. If Neil can get through Andrew's personal barriers, they might have a fighting chance this season, but Neil is running out of time. Riko is intent on destroying Neil's fragile new life, and the Foxes have just become collateral damage.
Smoke Damage by Patti Sherry-Crews
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 77,630. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Smoke Damage is a work of narrative nonfiction whose heroine, a young mother raising children in a post-9/11 world, recounts growing up in circumstances where all that was stable and familiar change drastically, but in ways closer to home. When one parent retreats into chronic illness and alcoholism, the other takes on a secret lifestyle, leaving the narrator to cope with issues beyond her age
Amazed by her Grace, Book III by Janet Walker
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 95,960. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(4.00 from 1 review)
APRIL 2015 EDITION! For any teacher who’s ever had a student pet comes the story of Grace, the admired P.E. teacher and coach whose wall of fascinating aloofness and privacy begins to fall when she meets the shy, disarming, gifted student athlete Tracy. What the beautiful Miss Grace doesn't want Tracy to find out is that not everything that glitters in Grace's life is gold.
Thorn by Intisar Khanani
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,790. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales(4.00 from 1 review)
For Princess Alyrra, choice is a luxury she’s never had. Forced to accept a match with a powerful foreign prince, Alyrra leaves home for her new land. But powerful men have powerful enemies—and now, so does Alyrra. When a magical attack leaves her stranded behind another woman's face, Alyrra must choose whether to start her life anew or fight for a prince she's never met.
The World Unseen by Shamim Sarif
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Winner of the Pendleton May First Novel Award and a Betty Trask Award, and now an award-winning feature film, 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
Twenty-One Days by C. M. Okonkwo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 148,020. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Oluomachukwu decided to return to Nigeria to serve her country by registering for the National Youth Service Corps —NYSC— scheme, she didn’t know what to expect. Her first experiences in Lagos, coupled with her personal life issues and activities in camp left her doubting her decision to sign up. But barely two weeks into the programme, she realised that the NYSC scheme had more to offer her.
Creaking Floorboards by Colbourne Miller
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 74,740. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Colbourne Miller’s debut novel, is a true insight into the world of Ian Wills: An archetypal HSP, a patriot, a romantic, a lover of nature, a tad eccentric, somewhat political, very obsessive, but, above all, an Ancient Briton through and through! Ian Wills’ trials and tribulations are numerous; frequently funny, occasionally sad, often happy, though moreover they are real...
The Owen Family Saga Box Set: Books 1-3 by Marsha Ward
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 229,130. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Romance » Historical
This box set contains: THE MAN FROM SHENANDOAH Carl Owen doesn't intend to lose anything—not his land, not his cattle, and certainly not his girl—ever again! RIDE TO RATON James Owen leaves the family homestead to make a new life for himself. TRAIL OF STORMS* Jessie Bingham settled for second best in love, not knowing James Owen would come back into her life. *Rape scene and Mormon beliefs inside
Chet: Strength Beyond Our Own by Larry Murray
Series: Chet, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 183,590. Language: American English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
At 14, David Saunders’ father walks out, leaving him to look after his mother and sister. A terrible accident takes his mentor, leaving nothing but Chet, an old ’64 Chevy pickup David doesn’t even know how to drive. Destitute, David and his family must hold things together in the face of the most brutal Idaho winter in the past hundred years. Can Chet deliver one more desperately needed miracle?
Comanche Fire by Harvey Stanbrough
Series: The Wes Crowley Novels, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,390. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Wes Crowley and Otis "Mac" McFadden have joined the Texas Rangers in Amarillo, in the heart of Comancheria, the traditional Comanche homeland. As they grow into their life as Texas Rangers, they endure hardships and battles, including one all-out attack on Amarillo, and pursue Comanches and banditos across the plains and through the arroyos of the north Texas panhandle. Come along for a wild ride!
The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know by Brent Hartinger
Series: Russel Middlebrook: The Futon Years, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,520. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Twenty-three-year-old Russel Middlebrook searches for the secret to gay life and love in trendy Seattle. A "new adult" novel by the author of the gay teen classic, Geography Club.
Chet: Whispers From the Past by Larry Murray
Series: Chet, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 168,780. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Chet is a battered old ‘64 Chevy pickup that was there on the night Charles’ life imploded. For nearly 30 years, it has been locked away in an old barn, safely out of sight if not completely out of mind. For decades, Charles has blamed the old pickup for the destruction of his life, now he’s about to find that the vehicle that destroyed his life may be the key to bringing him back into the light.
Wes Crowley Texas Ranger by Harvey Stanbrough
Series: The Wes Crowley Novels, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,140. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Over the past 16 years, Wes and his buddy Mac have come a long way in the Rangers. Both are corporals in Amarillo, in the heart of the traditional Comanche homeland. They continue to endure hardships and battles, making new friends and losing old ones, but along with them Four Crows still reigns the plains. Come along for a wild ride!
Chet: Hidden in the Heart by Larry Murray
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 166,330. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Months of heartbreaking toil finally pay off for Charles and his new friends, the Saunders. In spite of the obstacles, hearts heal as they forge a new family from the bitter ashes of desertion. Finally daring to believe there is hope for the future, Charles confronts the darkest nightmare from his past. Chet, the old ‘64 Chevy pickup reveals a new power that could save them, or destroy everything.
The Rise of a Warrior by Harvey Stanbrough
Series: The Wes Crowley Novels, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,360. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Wes Crowley and Otis "Mac" McFadden are teenagers in Watson, a town north of Amarillo in the heart of the traditional Comanche homeland. An impressive group of Texas Rangers ride in to the local livery stable to swap horses. After he overhears the Ranger corporal's description of Iron Bear and his trespasses, and Mac decides on the spot he has to join the Rangers.