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Ryerson
By Rob Duder
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,870. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.00 from 1 review)
David Emerson's life is shattered when his father is stricken with a fatal stroke. He returns to the small town where he grew up and reunites with his two childhood best friends and the first girl he ever loved. Now, as he reminisces growing up in the sixties, David will have a life changing experience, face his fears, reconnect lost relationships, and find himself in the place he grew up.
The Sound Collector
By Janet Parkinson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Some people follow their favorite band—Jay follows the Poet, going to his readings, memorizing every poem. Instead of recording bootlegs, Jay collects the sound vibrations of the poems in small glass jars, capturing their essence. But after years of fandom, a chance encounter makes Jay realize the depths of his own loneliness. Will a desperate trip to Bangkok give a new meaning to his life?
American Compromise
By Ryan Chase
Price: Free! Words: 66,880. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Steven Matthews is a middle-aged man working a job that he doesn't mind. He lives a content life until a young twenty-something year-old boy, Mathew, comes and mucks it all up as he tries to get Steven to follow his past dreams. After pushing him outside of his comfort zone (Ohio), Mathew and Steven end up on the other side of the country with only one way to get back home.
Hurry Along
By Sarah Plimpton
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,900. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
This is a novel which is difficult to describe because of its complexity. Essentially, it tells the story of a family, but it's told with flashbacks and fragments in such a way that a reader may easily get lost. Nonetheless, it's a good sense of being lost, a sense in which one explores new territories and discovers new beauty.
Silence
By R. P. Poe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,520. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When San Turner's two aunts, his only family, die within a week of each other he's unable to accept their passing as mere coincidence. Recently fired from his job and guilt-ridden over the loss of his wife, he enlists his lifelong friend in a search for the truth behind their deaths, soon finding himself on another sort of quest when a ten-year-old deaf girl who has befriended him is kidnapped.
Grits & Grace
By Dara Harper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,090. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This coming of age story follows 15-year-old Natalie Tillman's journey from Thomasville, Georgia to the Motor City in 1959. She and her parents move into a crowded west side flat with six other family members. When the unthinkable happens, Natalie is forced into adulthood. Her tale reveals the consequences of honesty and the burden of heroism.
Magic In Moon Time
By Dara Harper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The year is 1929. The locals all take notice when Justine Phillips arrives in town, a beautiful woman with a shameful secret. She finds love but her marriage is soured by infertility. After nine years of trying to conceive, she pays a visit to a witch doctor who her mother-in-law swears is the devil's disciple. Now, she must make a life changing decision.
Salt Water in the Soul
By Susan Sowerby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,340. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Finn is troubled by feeling he's different, though he doesn't understand why. To escape an unbearable family situation he retreats to a tiny croft on the Isle of Erraid in the Scottish Hebrides. Here he discovers a secret that has the power to take his breath away.
Dreamers
By Margaret C. Murray
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 113,570. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A Coming of Age Love Story of the '60s
When the Love is Gone (Music from the Soul)
By Melissa N. Burnett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,680. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Angela “Angie” Phelps-Frank grew up in a dysfunctional home where her only means of coping was through music and her father’s love. Their bond stirs bitterness and jealousy in her mother, creating a life-long wedge between them. When her father is murdered, Angie is bereft. She becomes angry, afraid, confrontational, and always ready for a good fight. She’s also always ready for a good man.
Unwoven: six short stories
By Jeff Posey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,340. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This sixpack of short stories includes: 1. Girl on a Rock; 2. The One-Hundredth Goliath; 3. The Pump Jack Potion; 4. An Invisible Man; 5. Arturo’s Brains; 6. Walk, Not Stay. Excerpt from “The G.O.D. Journal: a search for gold,” by Jeff Posey, available spring 2012.
Fallen Angels
By Alice Duncan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,870. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Transplanted Boston Brahmin, Mercy Allcutt, has had some very exciting times as secretary to private investigator, Ernie Templeton. When she sets out to find her wandering boss, Ernie, one hot September afternoon, she not only discovers a corpse, but she also finds Ernie, bound and gagged. Worse, when the police arrive to investigate the crime, they peg Ernie as the killer.
Winnemucca, a small-town fairy tale
By Laura A. H. Elliott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,030. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Once upon a time Ginny’s road blood ripened, the day she got wise to love. Engaged to the high school quarterback, his quarter-carat ring and enchanting smile should have been enough for her. But, she stands him up and fights to solve the riddle of her past to find her future on an enchanted road trip to Winnemucca, where fear's as blind as love.
Last Stand at Bitter Creek
By Tom Rizzo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,210. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
~ Special Holiday Price ~ Full-Length Novel A patrol of soldiers massacred... A hidden gold shipment missing... A priceless U.S. historical document stolen... An undercover agent betrayed, and on the run... For Union Army spy Grant Bonner, the war can't end soon enough. Tired of living a life of deception, he desperately wants to put his past behind him, but agrees to one last assignment.
Sociedad en crisis, puro cuento
By Fernando Gil Villa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,650. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
No sólo la economía sino todo cuanto nos rodea está en crisis. Los verdaderos protagonistas de este mundo desquiciado son los excluidos y las situaciones cada vez más contradictorias que nos toca vivir cada día.
Tales Fabulous and Fairy, Volume 1
By Kim Antieau
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,830. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Enter the enchanting and exotic world of Kim Antieau’s imagination in these eight stories inspired by classic folk and fairy tales. This collection includes: “Foundling,” “Seeing Pink,” “Briar Rose,” “Dragon Pearl,” “Rose Red and Snow White,” “The Señorita and the Cactus Thorn,” “The Raven Sisters,” and “A Strange Attractor.”
La rebelión de los pelones
By Roberto Carvallo Escobar
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 115,800. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
Todos somos historias de muchas historias. Cargamos con una narrativa que nos hace lo que somos. Éstas nos muestran también lo que seremos. El libro narra el encuentro de personajes y eventos realistas en un mundo de mágica desolación creadora de la idiosincrasia del mexicano. En los personajes confluyen historias que intentan reflejar un México de recuerdos fantásticos que nunca tuvieron lugar.
Autumn Manor
By Helen Goltz
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 87,650. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A man hanged himself in the front room of the now abandoned old mansion; Rachael Price, along with everyone in the village, knew the story. But that was a long time ago. Carrie Howell, dressed in her Sunday-best, asks her granddaughter, Rachael, to stop a while in front of the rambling old home —Autumn Manor. But what is Carrie's connection to this 'haunted house'? Who owns Autumn Manor now?
À Procura de um Livro
By Ágata Ramos Simões
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,220. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Um dia Gabriel acorda e descobre que perdeu o seu primeiro manuscrito.
Renata, a Feia
By Ágata Ramos Simões
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Renata é Portuguesa e é a mulher mais feia do mundo. Ela habita num Portugal Alternativo onde as Feias são consideradas estúpidas e tratadas de acordo com esse epíteto.