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Literary | Plays & Screenplays
Men and Dreams in the Dhauladhar by Kochery C Shibu
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,600. 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.
After the Strawberry by Kathryn Pope
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2009 by Seedpod Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Lydia Poole eats only one cup of Cheerios per day and lets her weight drop below ninety pounds. When Lydia’s sister introduces Jesse, a new friend and filmmaker, Lydia agrees to be the subject of his documentary. With the camera running, Lydia shifts from the viewfinder’s object to the eye behind the camera. In doing so, she discovers how she wants to see her world.
Empire All In: A Novel of the Trump Era by Tony Christini
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 58,530. Language: American English. Published: June 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Empire All In: A Novel of the Trump Era ricochets between financial apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, and military conquest, with the threat of climate collapse overhanging all. A carnival of Death at rule, the novel paints the Oval Office, the President and the Cabinet, in the real light of the Incorporated Estates of Dearth: venal, fatuous, and deadly.
Making Family by Jennifer White
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,670. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in Newfoundland, this is the story of strong women who are thrown together because of unthinkable circumstances. A lonely old lady who spends her time wrapped in memories of a time long gone. A teenager facing decisions that no child should have to make, with no support from her own mother. Sometimes strength skips a generation, and love binds through the ages.
On Cloud 9 by Suresh Padmanabhan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,270. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Educational
Maya is the main character of this fictional book. She is going through her dark days. At the right time of her life, she comes across Guruji—a man of wisdom—and various other women who impact her. Sunshine returns back into her life. This book is woven with mysticism, imagery, poetry, philosophy, and practical solutions where you will discover answers to the most vital aspect of your life.
Crossing the Water: The Alaska-Hawaii Trilogies by Irving Warner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,130. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2009 by Pleasure Boat. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
These are not “touristy” stories. They are deep and hard, a reflection of the regions in which they’re set. In the Alaska segment, Warner focuses on the passions that isolation and weather can bring out in human beings. In his “Hawaiian Island Trilogy,” he looks at a different kind of mythos – the often ethereal dimension of time.
달맞이 꽃 비녀 by Edith Ryu
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,660. Language: Korean. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
1952년 강원도에서 출생한 가 은자의 70년 파란만장한 인생과 함께 주위 사람의 우여곡절이 담긴 희비애노의 이야기를 여러 계층의 남녀노소가 감화 감동 받을 수 있는 신비스러운 자연의 질서와 종교 철학을 묘사하고 치열한 경쟁과 양심이 메말라가는 지구세계에 존재하는 모든 생명들의 공동체인 어두운 세상에 향기와 훈훈한 빛을 밝혀주는 달맞이 꽃심에 비유한 심리 사회 교육 소설 입니다.
Beneath the Weight of Sadness by Gerald L. Dodge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,280. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Beneath the Weight of Sadness is a novel about Truman Engroff, a gay, seventeen-year-old boy, living in an affluent, New Jersey town, Persia, who is brutally murdered one early Sunday morning. The murder becomes sensational not only for the fact that Truman is gay, but because the town is peopled with mostly wealthy conservatives who view anomalous lifestyles as a disruption to their world views.
The Leap Year Boy by Marc Simon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,730. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What makes Alex so remarkable is that even though he’s full-term at birth, he weighs just two pounds one ounce, and is nine inches long. Despite his size, Alex is perfectly healthy. However, his body grows at one-fourth the rate of a normal child—so that after one year, he’s the size of a three-month-old—but his mind grows much quicker.
Selected Stories by Jake Kerr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016 by Shirtsleeve Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stories of space, love, loss, hope, and more are all part of this debut collection from multiple award-nominated author Jake Kerr. A mixture of breathtaking science fiction and contemporary shorts, Selected Stories highlights Kerr's position a leading practitioner in science fiction's humanist tradition.
Beulah's House of Prayer by Cynthia A. Graham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Some storms bring destruction. Others bring salvation. On Black Sunday, the worst dust storm in history brings with it a choice: Sugar must decide whether or not to return home, leaving the hospitality—and love—of Barmy’s inhabitants. A stunning Depression-era literary novel with a touch of magical realism, Beulah's House of Prayer captivates until the very end.
Smoke Paper Mirrors by Anna Tambour
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,380. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
From the totally not bestselling author of Crandolin (shortlisted for the World Fantasy Award), an extraordinary and moving novel that confronts and defies boundaries. "Anna Tambour is an example of one."—Ben Peek
Let Me Tell You A Story While You Sleep by Liv Johannesson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young woman, newly arrived in London, finds herself drawn into a romance she wasn't looking for. Will this man prove her wrong about staying unattached, or is he going to be yet another empty promise?
What Is Right by Richard Diedrichs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kevin Milan tries to do what is right when his father has an affair with Kevin's best friend's neighbor. Kevin goes straight at the woman to drive her out. His strategy backfires, leaving him the one looking in.
Before the sun goes down by James Ryder
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Austen is a budding journalist. Landon is a spoiled rich kid. They've known each other all their lives and each has presumed much about the other. It's only when they share a car ride back to Alabama that they are obliged to really get to know each other. But is it already too late to become friends...or something more?
The Barn: A Short Story by Erin Wilcox
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A timely piece of Americana for readers of literary fiction and the Southern Gothic genre. When George lost his wife, it nearly killed him. Now he has also lost his son. An accident compels George to share space with his son's widow, an African American woman, forcing him to confront his wife's legacy and the prejudice that has defined his family's past, to choose between nostalgia and the future.
Three Nails by Micheal Maxwell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Three Nails is a rich, witty, smart slice of Americana. Although it opens with loss of life—Three Nails ends with aspiration—hope, heritage, and new life. Like a handful of stones thrown in a pond, the circles of life and memories are all interconnected to process grief. Relationships with a wife, children, colleagues at work and even the kids taught at school are all part of the gift of healing.
Solomon's Magpie by Robert Crompton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,490. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With Solomon's Magpie Robert Crompton returns to his favourite haunts in Cheshire to disentangle a story told by Solomon Whitaker, boatman, basket-maker and brewer. Solomon heard the tale from his mother and he went to the trouble of learning to read and write so that he could set it down.
In Shadow: A Novel by Giselle Renarde
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Clover’s got two choices: remain an outcast in the small town where she’s lived her whole life, or move clear across the country like her prodigal stepbrother Mason. Clover is forever paying for her father’s sins at home, but leaving is unimaginable. When Mason comes home for their sister’s wedding, his presence reignites Clover’s past. Even in dreams, there’s no escaping a hungry shadow...