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Silently Still
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,380. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
One winter, the world as she knows it changes. Jacinta becomes aware of her own mortality, and how fragile her existence truly is. Alone and frightened; to live or die, the choice is hers.
O Conto Continuado
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,290. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 21, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Um conto foi escrito. Não se sabe muito bem quem o escreveu. Nele um escritor escreve um conto sem permissão ter de se envolver amorosamente com a personagem feminina - a Genoveva.
As Guardiãs do York
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 39,740. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 21, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Olhos castanhos são da Terra, Azuis do Mar. Cor de mel do Fogo E cinzentos do Ar”.
The Son of the Blue Mountain Witch
Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Gwendolyn Gladys Gavin, the hideous and quirky Blue Mountain witch, has a young son she doesn't much like, and she lets him know it in no uncertain terms, such as informing him she might still abort him, even though he's already born. She asserts her power over her hapless son and the world she hates in ruthless and sometimes hilarious ways, and creates an empire that astonishes the world.
A Dental Odyssey (The unlikely musings of a Dentist)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,460. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The unlikely musings of a Dentist-humorous and educational
The Curious Little Book of Extraordinary Big Tales (Vol.1).
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,180. Language: British English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
“A stunning collection of 14 interlinked stories set in the mythical, magical land of Anywhere written as Gothic , Brothers Grimm inspired fairy tales for adults and covering such themes as abuse, murder, greed, love, hope, political corruption, bigotry, bullying, fate, God and the Devil. Intriguing, insightful, wise and at times breathtakingly beautiful.”
The Tender Bonds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,630. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015 by Turquoise Morning Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
There comes a moment when the past we left behind draws attention to itself and demands we come to terms with it. For Patty Dykstra, a woman who has long led an unassuming life, that moment comes after her aunt dies. Among a life’s worth of things, Patty finds unopened cards from her father, a man she hasn’t seen since she was six years old.
Stay Close, Little Ghost: A Novel
Price: Free! Words: 60,430. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stay Close, Little Ghost looks through the distorted lens of a wonderfully flawed mathematician as he struggles to reconcile modern sexual and social dynamics with the desire to be loved as we are, creating an intimate and defiant treatise on love and human imperfection. ``Stay Close, Little Ghost, is reminiscent of Murakami's finest moments'' -The Next Best Book Blog
League Of Mortals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 162,770. 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.
Bombay Bhel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,500. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Like the city’s ubiquitous snack food, Bombay Bhel blends a variety of ingredients to serve up glimpses of life among the Goan and Anglo-Indian communities—minorities in one of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities. The interlinked stories are set in the late twentieth century, before a wave of anticolonialism crested across India and resulted in the city’s rechristening.
The Hiraeth Dialogues
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,060. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the late 1960's, a young man returns to his childhood home and is confronted with something odd. He begins to suspect his earlier recollections and feelings are either idealized or may have never existed. His story is an exploration of the philosophical and psychological effects of leaving home, returning home, and coping with change.
The Runaway
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.
Her Wild Oats
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,910. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Completed shortly before her untimely death from breast cancer, Goldmark’s Her Wild Oats is a honky-tonk road story about two unlikely pals: A smart young woman, Arizona Rosenblatt, leaves home and her role as assistant to a high-powered Hollywood executive when she discovers her husband is having an affair with a woman from Jews for Jesus; and thirteen-year-old Otis Ray “Wild Oats” Pixlie...
Onward Kitchen Soldiers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,940. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What happens when a promising young New York chef, Charles Mitello, loses his job because he suddenly develops food allergies? He writes about it. In Charles' case, however, it is not as a cookbook author but as a promoter, in the frenzied world of cookbook public relations.
Con Job: The Fabufestan Exposés–Book I
Series: The Fabufestan Exposés. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,580. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A TV documentary crew discover that things are not quite as they appear as they investigate the scourge of drug trafficking in North America. As production begins, the paroled “ex-con” asked to head the creative team faces some personal setbacks, while the company finds itself battling unknown enemies. To get at the truth on all fronts, they learn that they must all look hard at the evidence.
Midnight Run
Series: Once Upon a Desire. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,260. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Once Upon a Time never felt like this… MIDNIGHT RUN is a contemporary romance inspired by Cinderella, and it's the first book in the Once Upon a Desire series. Once Upon a Desire: contemporary fairy tales with a pinch of spice.
Temporary Problems
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,090. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Literature » War
John Fox has succeeded in achieving a mundane life; the suburban house, the silver car, and the steady white-collar job. He doesn't know anything is lacking, until he meets the love of his life. Events conspire to separate the lovers, and in an attempt to avoid returning to the humdrum, John immerses himself in military life and ultimately the war in Afghanistan.
En busca de la riqueza: la caída de la felicidad
Price: Free! Words: 35,140. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Al ver a alguien buscando ganarse un peso, ¿te has preguntado si disfruta lo que hace? La vida está compuesta de decisiones y los jóvenes llenos de sueños por cumplir. En México, un chico deseoso de triunfo embarca un viaje extraño después de perder su principal motivación. Una historia que refleja la realidad de muchos mexicanos, así como la necesidad social que muchos anhelan erradicar.
Enough to Go Around
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,060. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three generations of an American family each stare down their demons and learn what it really means to live, die, and forgive. From the matriarch who immigrated years ago from Czechoslovakia, to her daughter dying of cancer, to her son’s wife struggling with bipolar, this story blends past and present, love and loss into everything about families that is complex and fallible – but also rewarding.
Poems (Don't Say I Never Gave You Anything At All)
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 28,120. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
This is a collection of poems and poetic prose from the internationally acclaimed author, Patrick McCarty.