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Lies, Trout, Out and About by Julia Jay
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,000. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
LIES, TROUT, OUT AND ABOUT is a collection of witty and amusingly original short stories. Each features a lie, a trout or something other. From a Queen who needs to give an unusual balcony credit for its existence, to poodles given haircuts in a chip shop with disastrous results, a tiger given as a gift, to a trout which unnerves with glassy eye, and then there is the case of the missing heart.
Turning a Blind Eye to the Sun by Christine Dias
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,000. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The stories of an Indian businessman and a European woman interlink in unlikely circumstances in the South of France. The woman, disillusioned with her Western lifestyle, is a product of 21st century self-absorption. The man has an Eastern ability to see life as a selfless flow yet is seduced by his London lifestyle. Death and an attempt to reconcile the past with their future bring them together.
The Magic Wagon by Joe R. Lansdale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,560. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
When the Magic Wagon comes to town, folks get a genuine medicine show that includes a wrestling ape, fancy shooting, and a peek at the petrified body of Wild Bill Hickok himself. They also get bottles of a whiskey-laced elixir to drown their aches and pains. Old Albert drives the wagon, a rawboned youngster named Buster Fogg does the odd jobs, and "champion" trick shooter Billy Bob Daniels.
Ride to Glory by Warren LeRoi Johns
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 158,860. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Literature » Educational
Ride To Glory is a unique examination of the issues involved in the Darwinian hypothesis about the origins of mankind cast in the form of a novel. Action oriented, splendidly written, thoroughly entertaining (and more than a little educational), highly recommended reading for anyone on either side of the Creationism vs. Evolution issue.
Hospital Story by Earnest Long
Series: All Earnest Long's Fiction, Book 2 · Are You a Mouse or a Man? People with Problems., Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 21,410. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Hospital story is about the tragedy of wasting time and wasting your life doing nothing much. The book is set in a mental hospital where nothing much happens. And the doctors and nurses are not bothered about discharging the patients. Can someone find a second wind? This book is about hope.
Persuasion by Francine Saint Marie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,110. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012 by Fifth Column Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Coming of age - coming to terms: History and modern culture cosmically clash in this lighthearted tale of deception and breaking-away where the fates of two remarkable young women fall into the hands of one remarkably meddlesome ghost.
Life Cycles by Simon Kewin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Collected mainstream short stories, 1999-2011. Tilting at windmills in the twenty-first century. A dying woman's surprising final wish. The unlikely connections between a Manchester woman and a 17th century Renaissance man. A chance encounter on a motorway. A woman allergic to the modern world.
The Girl Who Became Bad By Accident by Henry Blumenthal
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 37,470. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The cases are riveting, and you will be asked to consider moral issues that you may once have thought were settled. You may not be able to put the book down...
Joy In Mudville by Gordon McAlpine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 and represented by Andrea Brown Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
It's 1932 and a new star has risen from the east, arching toward Los Angeles. A man, woman and child set off by rail from Chicago to follow the star. Along the way they'll meet figures from the American imagination who make us the people we are today: Woody Guthrie, Clark Kent, Al Capone, Babe Ruth, and more. And when the three find their fates, the stars that guide us all will be forever changed.
The Undiscovered Country by Gervase Shorter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,210. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Past and present are intertwined in the life of a writer as his ghost looks back and revisits scenes from his childhood and youth. He relives past love affairs and reviews his successes and failures. As he watches the destinies of old friends and lovers now inexorably unfolding beyond his control, he takes a fresh look at the part he played in their lives.
DEBUT, Song for My Birth Mother by Lois Mathieu
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,530. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Debut, Song for My Birth Mother” is the novel about a mother and child whose bond is broken when a college-bound teen gives her child up for adoption. The two live much of their lives secretly yearning for each other. More than 20 years later, they fear that time is running out. They have both suffered deeply from the irrevocable loss and they weigh the pros and cons of meeting.
The Legend of League Park by Amy Stilgenbauer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,570. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports(3.67 from 3 reviews)
In a sport like baseball, it can be hard for a girl to make her mark. Just don't count Gioia and Audrey out just yet.
Wren by Belinda Weikel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,380. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Wren’s seventeenth birthday is not a joyous event for her. She does not want to be courted by every willing man in the colony; and especially, not by the Chief’s son. Things go from bad to worse as Wren finds her birthday celebration interrupted by uninvited guests. When the black suits come, people are taken, never to be seen again. Now, Wren finds herself a slave of the black suits, and a la
What Beauty by Mark Beyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 182,260. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological(5.00 from 1 review)
How might the Olympian Gods we know from reading change if we were to allow our imaginations to see their true ages? Time changes all people — even gods — and when their day-to-day mischievous lives no longer play a role in human affairs, what then do they become? New York sculptor Minus Orth has an idea. He'll explain this all, and give our imaginations the figures to uphold.
Novel Ideas by J. C. Allen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,370. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Penny Reed’s hopes for the future came to a crashing halt when her father died, making her a ward of the state. Knowing her grandfather was still alive and recognizing she’d never survive in the “system,” she stole her father’s boat and sailed away. Novel Ideas will touch your heart and stir your soul; it will demonstrate how courage and determination can change your world.
Long Time Gone by Richard Sanford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,390. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
An epic novel of passion, loss, and discovery set in the days that defined a generation. Vernon Case is missing. For Cal Stewart, a disc jockey in Harriet, Mississippi, Vernon is much more than a runaway. He is the only heir of Po Case, the old man who raised Cal like a father. With an oath to bring Vernon home, Cal is caught up in the winds that whip the American firestorm in 1968.
Bajo la mirada del cóndor by Eva Nicco Chiurazzi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,230. Language: Spanish. Published: May 11, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Bajo la mirada del Cóndor" nos cuenta la historia de Jorge, un activista argentino que, con la llegada de Videla al poder en su país, ha de escapar con la «patota» siguiéndole los talones. Por fortuna, encuentra refugio en Perú, pero será solo un refugio momentáneo, porque pronto también se hacen los militares con el poder en el país andino y el siniestro Cóndor comienza a agitar sus alas...
Significado cero by Irene Rodríguez Aseijas
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,830. Language: Spanish. Published: May 11, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(3.00 from 1 review)
“Significado cero” es una excelente crónica de la llegada, siempre súbita, a la edad adulta, narrada se diría que de primera mano por una testigo presencial, con los últimos restos de esa ingenuidad y esa sensibilidad que poco a poco se irá diluyendo. Una novela con la que el lector se sentirá identificado en muchas de sus páginas.
SEAL Team Bravo: Black Ops - Raid on Afghanistan by Eric Meyer
Series: SEAL Team Bravo: Black Ops, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
They are the best of the best, the Navy SEALs. The world’s most elite fighting force. A vital kill-mission inside Afghanistan uncovers an unexpected and deadly plot to use a nuclear weapon. A weapon that could cost thousands of American lives. Once more, the Navy SEALs are called into action.
Jacob's Return by Andrew Tertes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 161,650. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Religious
Jacob Goldman is on vacation with his family in Hawaii when tragedy strikes and devastates them all. Reeling, Jacob can no longer hide from who he has become and is forced to confront his worst fears. The search for answers takes Jacob from his native San Francisco to his wife's Salt Grass Reservation home and then back to Hawaii once more.