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Literary | Plays & Screenplays
Bad Faith by Jesse Tandler
Price: Free! Words: 103,490. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Saul fantasizes about a return to the freedom of single life, while his wild friend Malcolm seeks a more domesticated future. Connie May wants to become a nurse and save her marriage with Saul, and savvy Melody is vying for renown as a sexual anthropologist. Each has a secret plan to help one of the others. But will realizing their desires bring the happiness they’re hoping for?
Getting Rid of the Macons by Christopher T Banks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 124,030. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young couple from Albuquerque, Joe and Ellie Lawrence, arrive at their new home in very rural Eastern Oregon to find the former renters still in residence and firmly entrenched. When the Lawrence's develop strategies to get rid of them they soon find that moving amongst the Macons is like working in quicksand, the more that you move the deeper in you sink.
The Sugar Rush by August Darrow Doty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,400. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Anyone who has studied the effects of sugar plantations on the Americas has surely found, as in so many other instances, that a lot of evil can come from something that should otherwise have been very sweet. In The Sugar Rush everyone faces the same basic temptation: can you control your life--can you live perpetually in the good life? Because, after all, even the good life has its dark side.
Laurence Sterne's Tristram Shandy, Abridged by Emma Laybourn
Price: Free! Words: 131,010. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tristram Shandy, widely regarded as one of the great works of English literature, is also one of the most difficult to read. This edition simplifies and shortens the book to two-thirds of its original length, making it accessible to the general reader while retaining its wit and style.
The Healing Place by Clare Nonhebel
Price: Free! Words: 126,810. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At 32, Franz Kane is owner-director of The Healing Place, appealing to an appreciative and ever-growing clientele seeking remedies for stress and formulae for fulfilment. The Healing Place has also been Franz’s escape from the past. But now, as one crisis after another challenges his own priorities, Franz has to decide whether it’s worth risking everything for the truth.
The War Between by Jennifer Withers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 131,340. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A human war over dwindling resources has all but destroyed the world. In a country once known as South Africa, two cities struggle to survive.
In The Name Of Love by Karen Teagarden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,570. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Franz and Caitlin, both employees of a bloodthirsty steel tycoon, manage to escape his clutches. Once in America, Franz is overcome by his guilt and his own demons lurking inside of him, while Caitlin successfully starts a new life but yearns for something more. Little do they know that an innocent young man could destroy the life they carefully built together.
I promessi sposi - prima edizione 1827: edizione integrale arricchita da una biografia dettagliata e dal saggio "Dell'equivalenza manzoniana" - oltre la edizione scolastica by EnricoFerraris
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 227,490. Language: Italian. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Literature
Ad Alessandro Manzoni occorsero quasi venti anni per scrivere “I promessi sposi”. La proverbiale lentezza dell’Autore permise la pubblicazione della versione definitiva solo a partire dal 1840. Qui si pubblica la seconda stesura del 1827, che non soddisfece l’Autore per la qualità del linguaggio.
The Last Tiger by Barbara Jaques
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,370. Language: British English. Published: December 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Environmentalist Felix and his young granddaughter Bee witness the kidnapping of 10 year-old Tuan, sole survivor of an indigenous tribe wiped out by disease. The Last Tiger follows Tuan and Bee as they grow up together in England under the harsh spotlight of celebrity. A compelling story of love and friendship in all its guises, of difference and acceptance, of betrayal and forgiveness.
The Caitiff by J.W. Carey
Price: Free! Words: 112,600. Language: British English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One of the last Homo Sapiens, Cedric Healy is trapped. Trapped by his good job, with its high prospects, trapped by the ghosts of a personal morality in a world evolved beyond the need for one, and trapped by his self-destructive refusal to worship the Money-God. Everything he believes to be human appears to be fading away around him, amongst the tall buildings of the Manchester skyline.
Genius by Clare Nonhebel
Price: Free! Words: 105,630. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three gifted children: boy genius Eldred, acrobat Lulubelle and disabled visionary Keith are all learning to survive in a world that puts pressure on them to be normal. But, beyond their unusualness, is there another link between them that nobody knows about?
Queen of the Jews by NL Herzenberg
Price: Free! Words: 107,090. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In contemporary New York City, a Jewish woman falls in love with a Palestinian wall painter who has been charged with killing her. Galia, a Russian Jew living in New York, has no idea that the man she’s drawn to, Alejandro (not his real name), isn’t Mexican at all, but is actually a Palestinian who carries out the wishes of his Mastermind, ostensibly a college professor.
League Of Mortals by Duncan Cross
You set the price! Words: 162,710. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
League of Mortals is the most honest thing you will ever read about illness: a razor-sharp story told with shocking candor, fierce wit, and deep compassion. Wesley Peary gets sick just before his senior year, and in short order loses his job, his friends, and his fun - everything but his mind. When that goes, too, he finds the only person who can help is in even worse shape than he is.
Pumice Seed by Patrick Stoves
Price: Free! Words: 102,540. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pumice Seed follows a troubled character who has developed figments of his imagination he thought were crushed long ago. Ultimately they have reappeared to torment, confuse, tempt and unleash his rage. Careful decisions must be made throughout, as to side with one of his inner demons angers another.
The Damnation of Corey / The Redemption of Tess by Joel A. Robitaille
You set the price! Words: 209,660. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Based loosely on the book of Job, a woman asks God for permission to destroy the life of the most righteous person she knows, who happens to be her supervisor and childhood nemesis. In the aftermath of their shocking collision, both Corey and Tesla embark on perilous journeys to the edge of the abyss, where its damnation or redemption that awaits.
Vengeance & Remission by Amalia Angellinni
Price: Free! Words: 205,980. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is a story about a Roman soldier, Marcus Lucius, son of the great warrior Maximus, who protects his friends (Appius, Octavian) and falls in love in Julia Fabia, while he is on the way to revenge his killed wife, Decima. It's a story with many risky actions, intrigues and it's about friendship, loyalty and of course love. It's set in the times of the emperor Hadrian.
L'Unisogno - Storia sulla Terra, sul mare e su Marte by Andrea Candeloro
Price: Free! Words: 140,620. Language: Italian. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
L’antica storia prese piede dall’astruso piano di voler redigere un libro a mano, dal temperamento insensato e dal senso stemperato. Sotterrato una mattina, il manoscritto fu sottratto e viaggiò per terra, per mare e su Marte...
В барханах песочных часов. Экстремальный роман by Olga Koreneva
Price: Free! Words: 180,600. Language: Russian. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Загадочный роман наших дней. При остром сюжете, внешней занимательности, обилии юмора - произведение очень многогранное. Своеобразный психологический айсберг. Роман о современности, о потрясающей эпохе, в которую ввергла нас судьба. На страницах книги происходят невероятные события: захватывающие, головокружительные ситуации потрясают обычную жизнь двух подруг, их родных и близких.
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda: Abridged by Emma Laybourn
Price: Free! Words: 186,580. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Daniel Deronda", the last, great novel by the author of "Middlemarch", is less read nowadays than it deserves because of its length and complexity. This abridged version makes George Eliot's important and insightful work more accessible to the general reader.