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Quiet Falling
Price: Free! Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
How culpable are we in the events that define our history? Bob Bailey did not join the International Brigade in the Spanish civil war. Instead, he finds adventure at home in 1930's Cheltenham. Or rather, it is visited upon him as he becomes an unwitting accomplice in one of European history's most notorious air attacks.
El Arte del Terror - Volumen 2
Price: Free! Words: 31,660. Language: Spanish. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
En el segundo volumen del proyecto: el arte del Terror, el lector hará las delicias de 13 cuentos de Horror, fantasía y misterio, escrito por 13 escritores independientes.
Milkman: A Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,130. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Calder Boyd does not have a cold. He lactates. As a result, the new father becomes a media darling wanted by all sorts of strange characters, ranging from porn star performance artists and feminists to militant men and talk show hosts. All this occurs during New York City’s snowiest winter on record as Calder tries to repair his marriage.
Left Behind
Price: Free! Words: 83,260. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When her husband dies unexpectedly, Babette Carter finds herself backtracking across her life as an honored author and college professor to her childhood growing up poor and abused. Using friends and her sister Trina as catalysts, Babette tries to come to terms with why she hid so much of herself from her husband, her friends, and, as she discovers, from herself.
Second Chances
Price: Free! Words: 75,130. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jaime Cox is the lucky girl who'd won the heart of handsome hockey star, Justin Rowland, but after 14 years she gave up on getting his proposal. Soon after jumping into the dating pool she meets Tyler MacDonald, who's nothing like Justin. His career and repute in ruins, he has nothing to offer her but his heart, but just when things are getting serious, Justin returns. Whose heart will she break?
Een brandend dek
Price: Free! Words: 63,540. Language: Dutch. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In de Gouden Eeuw verlieten duizenden Nederlanders de Republiek om onder de vlag van de VOC op Ceylon hun geluk te beproeven. Tegen het einde van de achttiende eeuw had zich daar een rijke Hollandse gemeenschap gevormd, maar toen het in Engelse handen kwam emigreerden de meeste families naar Batavia. De achtergebleven gezinnen waren rond 1900 geheel opgegaan in de Brits koloniale samenleving.
Rosemary for Remembrance:The Tragedy of Ophelia
Price: Free! Words: 65,880. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
We all think we know Ophelia’s story. Hers is a tragedy peripheral to the greater tragedy of Hamlet. But what if she were the centre? Imagine an Elsinore where identity and meaning are as fluid as water, where love and loss, life and death, past and present flow together and one woman’s imagination might have the power to transform the hell of madness itself into a kind of beauty.
The Undergraduates
Price: Free! Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An exhilarating portrait of a young man’s journey to find purpose in others following a heartbreaking and abrupt separation. The Undergraduates is a novel brimming with truth and immediacy reserved for a generation of lost and misguided adults. Wildly powerful, this is the moving story of one man’s search to feel wanted, needed and loved – not always in the most traditional of ways.
Vingt-Quatre Sept
Price: Free! Words: 47,260. Language: French. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
Bienvenue dans un monde que personne ne comprend. Cette histoire est celle de nos vies, folles, précipitées sous un déluge d’informations et de médias. En son cœur, les réseaux sociaux, qui sont la drogue douce des temps modernes. Nous nageons dedans vingt-quatre heures sur vingt-quatre, sept jours sur sept. Comment y mener sa vie ?
The Sugar Rush
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.
Sweet Bread
Price: Free! Words: 43,370. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
This book contains stories and essays of anthropology, romance, philosophy, and art. There is realism and magical realism, humor and black humor. There are made-up worlds and the shack next door. Find herein pieces on the Carthaginians, Robert Burns, bus stops, the Amazon, David Attenborough, parenthood, YouTube, alcoholism, Heraclitus, and The Revolutionary War.
A New Kind of Zeal 3 - The Crux of Salvation
Series: A New Kind of Zeal trilogy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,820. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
Two and a half years have passed. Alex has been studying at Victoria University, while the PM James Connor is leading the nation from the Beehive. Rachel Connor has become a Physician, while her husband, John, remains in the Cathedral. Tristan sees the legacy of Alex’s past: a past Alex seems to be trying to hide. What fate will beset the nation? What forces, in the growing darkness, will win?
A New Kind of Zeal 2 - The Price of Redemption
Series: A New Kind of Zeal trilogy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,810. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
The sequel to A New Kind of Zeal. The Governor General Anita Mayes has sent the humiliated Prime Minister James Connor to the back benches. Rachel Connor has taken up work at Hardwater Hospital, while John remains in the Cathedral. Alex Kensington is hidden: the mastermind behind Joshua's demise. But the spirit of his father will never be appeased until he achieves total control of New Zealand.
Burning at Both Ends
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,300. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of my short stories; including fan favorites "My Tattoo" that details my difficulties growing up in a harsh environment and the downward spiral that followed and "A Midlife Night's Dream" where I attend a conference filled with people that are me as well.
Laurence Sterne's Tristram Shandy, Abridged
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.
Opealeux
Price: Free! Words: 36,070. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Opealeux has three parts - the first is set in 1920's Paris. Two impoverished artists struggle to maintain an existence. The second part has a contemporary setting revolving around two bohemians sailing around Indonesia and the third section is set in 2162 .The stories are linked with clues and threads creating an allegorical and surrealistic commentary on the nature of existence
A New Kind of Zeal
Series: A New Kind of Zeal trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 88,810. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
It is Summer in New Zealand, 2030. Tristan is hitching past Kerikeri, having just retired from Peace-making army duty in the Middle East. Rau, a Maori priest, takes him to Ninety Mile Beach, and there they meet Joshua Davidson. Now driving Joshua down the North Island toward the Beehive in Wellington, Rau is finding a new kind of faith, but Tristan knows he must end the growing threat of Joshua.
Дорога (повесть)/ Doroga (Russian Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 35,200. Language: Russian. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Сергей Волков – независимая и свободолюбивая личность. Его тянет к себе дорога и горизонт. Не выдержав оков корпоративной культуры он отправляется в путь по России... Чёрное море, Мурманск, Петербург... стук вагонных колес, встречи с интересными людьми. Его тянет дорога, только в пути он обретает спокойствие и душевный комфорт и лишь тогда, когда впереди бесконечность...
Тоска (повесть)/ Toska (Russian Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 29,260. Language: Russian. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Иван Семёнович Мышкин теряет дорогого человека – свою жену Варю. Он уезжает в Петербург, исполняя общее желание, снимает комнату у добродушной старушки, которая вскоре умирает. Он изливает свою душу лежащей перед ним, покойной. Мышкин видит во сне свою Варю, сидящую в «Беседке на набережной». От неё узнаёт, что они скоро встретятся. Жизнь теряет смысл и он погружается в мир своих иллюзий...
The Independents
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,620. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Sports
A baseball player with a fading dream and a newspaper reporter in a fading medium meet in the world of independent league baseball. Both looking for a shot at something bigger, they can only hope someone is taking notice of them and the new baseball team in blue collar Vineland, New Jersey.