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Faulty Wiring
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,640. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013 by Penhall Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Is Galen Monroe a man on a divine mission, or simply a mentally deranged criminal? He discovers that he has supernatural gifts, including remote viewing and the ability to interact with transcendental beings, from guardian angels to ancient aliens. In some other time and place, he might have been considered a holy man. But here and now he is a homeless junkie living in a cardboard box in an alley.
Perjury and Prose
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Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 75,440. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A brain injury ten years ago left Auden with amnesia, Tourette's, and a total change in personality. Today she's a self-help guru hiding a secret addiction that could kill her career. When her sister's life implodes, a devastating family mystery pushes Auden into the spotlight she's been trying to avoid. Now she just wants to get her best friend back- and staying out of prison might be nice, too.
Love Hotel
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: French. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enfermés dans ce love hotel, ils se perdent dans la mécanique de leur amour. Au dehors, le monde devient fou. Le Japon vu à la loupe. À lire comme un mauvais trip ou un pamphlet.
Poetic Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,450. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
I think…so many times I have been deterred from my writing by thinking “No" I shouldn't, “people wouldn't like that”, “it would be too upsetting”…but isn't that what great literature is? The kind of thing that raises questions, makes you uncomfortable I’m not saying I’ll ever be a writer of great literature. I’m saying…I need to stop worrying about responses, and just write.
Trying to Care: A Story Collection
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Price: Free! Words: 28,040. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Six stories about everything from murdering the family pet and wondering about dementia while house sitting to the relationship between love and smoking cessation and the insanity of taking care of aging parents.
Clotho's Loom
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 207,080. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man and woman marry before they are ready. Torn apart at just the worst time, her mid-life pregnancy, the next year brings adventures that mature them, while they seek reunion. While all events, like his military reactivation, appear to conspire against the pair, StJean explores if the forces of Chance and Fate, as well as ignorant human Will, are not actually working together for ultimate good.
Οι δύο δρόμοι
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 46,050. Language: Greek. Published: January 25, 2013 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Το τελευταίο έργο του Κώστα Παρορίτη, "Δύο δρόμοι", πραγματεύεται τη σοσιαλιστική προσπάθεια αφύπνισης και εξέγερσης των κολλήγων του κάμπου, τον ξεσηκωμό και τη βίαια καταστολή του από το στρατό. Κεντρικός πυρήνας του έργου είναι η κοινωνική δικαιοσύνη.
Grappling with Survival
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Series: Great Death, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 172,610. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A Post-Apocalyptic world unlike any other. Instead of banding together or fighting each other, here the survivors find a world with few resources, little trust and no desire to intermingle. Fears of disease prevent survivors from reaching out for help. How does society survive if the survivors won’t participate? Book 2 of the "Great Death" series, but can be read without having read the first.
A Buried Tale
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 84,370. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Over thirty years ago a series of murders in Oregon targeting librarians was never solved. Now someone with inside knowledge is feeding clues to true crime writer Dougal Lachlan, promising him the best story of his career. But pursuing the leads means returning to Twisted Cedars and a past he wants to forget.
New Hope City
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 64,660. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(2.00 from 4 reviews)
A troubled teen and a disillusioned cop cross paths in a southern town suffering from economic and social collapse.
Boston Black Ops (Jack 'Tinlegs' Taylor Thriller)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,760. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jack 'Tinlegs' Taylor is a former elite Navy SEAL platoon leader; the best of the best. Recovering from the wounds which ended his career, he returns home to Boston to find a city under siege. A violent Arab businessman is forcing people out of their homes so he can profit from their redevelopment. Payoffs to a local cop mean there is no one to stop the war he has declared.
The Time Given
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,370. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.00 from 1 review)
When circumstances drive Tara to extreme measures, she questions if her actions define her as a whore, home wrecker, bigamist, and murderess. After the fall of society Tara finds herself alone in a world where people struggle for survival. She finds her own way, but her life becomes inexorably intertwined with that of James, a married man she adores, and Gary, a powerful man she does not trust.
Дитя войны. Повести и рассказы
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,510. Language: Russian. Published: January 23, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Главный персонаж - эмигрант из Советского Союза живёт в немецком городе и работает смотрителем в местном Еврейском историческом музее. В первые дни войны ему, пятилетнему мальчику, вместе с родителями и двухлетней сестрой удалось за несколько часов до прихода немцев уехать из родного дома и под бомбами бежать на восток, на край света. В книгу вошли повести разных лет.
La Canción de Sydney
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 96,010. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Situado en Sydney y Boston, donde se yuxtaponen las angustias y el humor, La Canción de Sydney es el valiente camino de una joven hacia la edad adulta y, al mismo tiempo, es una historia de amor. Siendo una obra de ficción basada en hechos reales, esta novela con acento australiano también muestra al mundo que vivir con discapacidad no impide a una persona alcanzar la felicidad.
Shredded
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Drop into the world of rule-breaking, gravity-defying girls who shred riding freestyle BMX. More than a girls’ sports book or a BMX biking book, Shredded is a motivating push-your-limits story that takes on feminism, friendship, sexism, and sibling rivalry. “Shredded is the holy grail of young adult fiction. This book is absolutely perfect.” – San Francisco Book Review (5 stars)
The Jeweled Web: Stories of Delusions & Desires
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,290. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This collection of 18 short stories looks at the sad and unhappy, ironic, and sometimes insane relationships we have with lovers, friends, coworkers and even ourselves. Qazi shows our multicultural universe as he sees it in styles ranging from gritty realism to absurdist. He explores our foibles and strengths, our successes and failures, and the insecure core hiding in all of them.
Onward
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,260. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Onward is the dramatic story of James, a recent college graduate, who, seeking one last uninhibited stint, returns to his regular summer job, waiting tables in a tourist town. Subtle, yet simplistic prose, tells of a journey for personal truth and identity, tested by work—the burdened time of dinner rushes, arduous customers, and head nodding with delighted smiles; and play—midday relaxing at the
Virgil's "Aeneid": A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
This book is a retelling of Virgil's "Aeneid" in novel form. The "Aeneid" is well worth reading. In addition to being the epic of ancient Rome, the "Aeneid" contains the fullest surviving ancient account of the fall of Troy. It also contains the story of the tragic love affair between Aeneas and Dido, the queen of Carthage—a story that Virgil apparently invented.
Colder, Darker, Harder
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,810. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Failed guitarist Sid and writer Molly find a wild young woman passed out on their steps who proceeds to turn their lives upside down.
War Without End, Amen: A Vietnam Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 166,970. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Whether it was a war you loved or a war you loved to hate, Vietnam wasn’t over when it was over. Lt. Adrian Pokorny and Sgt. Paul Murphy learned that lesson over 40 years of silent struggle back in The World after serving in the mountains of I Corps with the 101st Airborne Division. They were the only survivors in a separated element of Pokorny’s platoon. And they owed one final chit to the Nam.