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Overnight Success by Mark Porter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,310. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Mark Porter sets off on a great adventure of post-college life, where he lives in an abandoned house owned by the Mafia, hangs with homeless people, gets beat up by bouncers, becomes romantically entangled with crazy aspiring actresses, drinks bum wine, is ordered to buy condoms for Hollywood screenwriters, becomes a professional cardboard box folder—and somewhere along the line finds true love.
The Trap by Dan Billany
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Matthew Lynn. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » War
Lieutenant Michael Carr’s peaceful life in a Cornish village is shattered with the outbreak of the Second World War. Under an unrelenting sun, harried by German tanks, Michael’s life with Elizabeth, suddenly seems unbearably out of reach… Can Michael survive the war and make it home to Elizabeth?
Twice Upon A Time: Fairytale, Folklore, & Myth. Reimagined & Remastered. by Joshua Allen Mercier
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 306,990. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Fairytales don’t always happen once upon a time. Fables don’t always have a happy ending. Sometimes the stories we love are too dark for nightmares. What if waking Sleeping Beauty was the worse thing the Prince could have done? What if Rapunzel wasn't in that tower for her own protection—but for everyone else’s?
2000 Tunes by Karl Drinkwater
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,430. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mark Hopton is obsessed with Manchester music. It’s his escape into a better world. He needs that escape. His dad’s in prison; his violent brother’s only one step away; and they want him to risk his own freedom by smuggling drugs. Things are coming to a head. Nerdy obsessions and a vivid imagination won’t help Mark to evade the local gangsters. This is one summer Mark might not walk away from.
A Story Within, Too: The Collected Short Stories and Novellas of Jason Wallace, Volume 2 by Jason Wallace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,200. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is everything since the first volume, all of my new short stories and novellas, plus a short novel. Get everything from fantasy to horror to strange humor and more. Find out why my mind is so twisted up and mismanaged. I have too much running inside to ever stop. Get stories of murder, intrigue, mystery, an epic quest, real stories of the unexplained paranormal and much more!
League Of Mortals by Duncan Cross
Price: $4.99 USD. 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.
The Runaway by Terry Kay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,070. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tom and Son Jesus, two 12-year-old boys--one black and one white born the same hour of the same day--are best friends who spend their days dreaming, fishing, and trying to escape work. But their fun comes to an abrupt halt when they discover a human bone. This work is set in the 1940s and uses the relationships of two boys as a springboard for the beginning of desegregation in the South.
The Book of Lapism, Deluxe Edition by Phil Geusz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 158,080. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015 by Legion Printing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
If biotech can sculpt the body, can it also shape the mind. . . and soul? That was the challenge laid before Dr. Aaron Thomas by his latest client, to shape him into a gentler, more loving being, inside and out. But the world is not a kind and gentle place, and as one man’s search for truth inspires a movement, will a kinder, gentler people be able to survive and face the challenges ahead?
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.
Bobby Joe's Recess Rebellion: Thoughts on Surviving the Playgrounds of Life by Robert Joseph
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 114,640. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In this heartfelt collection of stories based on events in his own life, Robert Joseph explores three “playgrounds” that shaped his young life: Catholic school, the Army, and an inner-city public school where he worked as a teacher.
Remixed Relics: Slippery tales of transformation by Greg Snook
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,550. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When Gus Adams runs into a story-collector in a shopping mall he launches into a series of semi-detached tales about his life as a baby boomer, mixing the sublime with the ridiculous as he races through the decades like a runaway train. Remixed Relics is a myth-mash of a novel about the search for meaning, love and identity in a world where fact and fiction twist around each other like snakes.
The Owen Family Saga Box Set: Books 1-3 by Marsha Ward
Price: $7.99 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
Aptavani 12 Volume II - Gnani Purush Dadashri by Shuddha Anami
Price: Free! Words: 182,360. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The real value of an invaluable jewel can only be known by a jeweler. in the history of books of Liberation, this Aptavani 12 is one such jewel. This Aptavani is something very special indeed. Speech that comes from experience of the Self is extremely rare. This Aptavani has that experience only. The experience of the fully awakened One guides the increasing experience of the newly awakened One.
Pumice Seed by Patrick Stoves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,460. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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.
The Birds That Never Flew by Margot McCuaig
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,010. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015 by ThunderPoint Publishing Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Battered and bruised, Elizabeth has left abusive husband Patrick. Again. In the bleak and impersonal Glasgow housing office Elizabeth meets the provocatively intriguing drug addict Sadie, who is desperate to get her own life back on track too. The two women forge a fierce and interdependent relationship as they try to rebuild their shattered lives.
Ceaseless West: Weird Western Stories from Beneath Ceaseless Skies Online Magazine by Scott H. Andrews
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,910. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015 by Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Western
Eighteen Weird Western short stories from the Hugo Award and World Fantasy Award-finalist online magazine Beneath Ceaseless Skies, that take readers through dusty towns and worlds alongside a gunslinging avenging angel, vicious ghosts, living trains roaming off their tracks, a thunderbird rising from a mountain's core, a steampunk ambulatory still, and an eternal warrior marshal drawn through time
Aptavani 12 Volume 1 - Gnani Purush Dadashri by Shuddha Anami
Price: Free! Words: 172,740. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
“This Aptavani is something very special. Speech that comes from experience of the Self is extremely rare. There can never be a book on experience of spirituality. This Aptavani has that experience only. ‘We’ have described everything from the mountaintop. Nowhere has the complete experience been disclosed. Here is the complete experience of the Self. This Aptavani will work forever," Dadashri