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Literary | Plays & Screenplays
Watching Them by Fiona McShane
Price: Free! Words: 115,680. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Watching Them is a novel of lives lived under the shadow of abuse. At thirty-one, Vivienne is pregnant and terrified. In order to come to terms with her fears, she must delve onto the memories of a childhood she has tried to forget.
What's Left by Jnana Hodson
Price: Free! Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Recovering from a deep emotional loss can feel like forever. In "What's Left," everyone loses something – especially an 11-year-old daughter when her father vanishes in an avalanche.
Mysterious Logic by William White-acre
Price: Free! Words: 110,130. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
Setting: New York City. Time: 1975. Barry Ashdown is living on the streets, a hand to mouth existence. A man he meets will alter the trajectory of his life, forever.
El Arte del Terror - Volumen 4 by Vários Autores
Price: Free! Words: 123,580. Language: Spanish. Published: December 10, 2017 by Elemental Editoração. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
El Arte del Terror viene en este volumen presentar un tema peculiar en el medio literario del género Horror. En esta edición, el tema elegido es Cartas.
Reality by Linus Rollman
Price: Free! Words: 138,250. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fletcher Haywood, middle-aged IT officer, is unsatisfied with his lot, even though he’s not sure precisely what his lot is or what’s wrong with it. How, in the 21st Century, do people salve their souls? They go on a reality television show, of course!
Snow Black (Tatarian Aster #1) by John Jeng
You set the price! Words: 103,970. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
“Skin as white as snow, lips as red as blood, and a heart as black as ebony” aptly describes Juleena Woods, dubbed “Snow Black,” a juvenile delinquent out on parole. Her late boyfriend was killed in a gruesome murder, and only Jules’s friends in the Journalism Club believe in her innocence. Together, they set out to find the culprit and reveal the horrific truth.
La virgen negra,"La santa prostituta" by Alberto Almeida Estévez
You set the price! Words: 111,100. Language: Spanish. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
En esta obra música y palabras se entremezclan de forma inseparable originando un enriquecedor amalgama “literario-sonoro”. A través de frescos, carismáticos y originales personajes, se narra las las aventuras y desventuras de la “virgen negra” y de sus dos compañeros de “viaje”. Se trata de una novela dinámica, amena, transgresora y profunda, la cual no dejará indiferente al que la lea.
A Arte do Terror - Volume 4 by Elemental Editoração
Price: Free! Words: 118,730. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
O Volume 4 do projeto que visa divulgar novos e já conhecidos autores no gênero Terror, vem recheado de contos e participantes.
Almost Lucky by Joaquin Emiliano
Price: Free! Words: 109,760. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
- join Lucky for an evening underground and a classic tale of Boy sees famous girl, Boy doesn’t meet famous girl, Boy keeps trying to meet famous girl, Boy keeps chasing, Boy follows the white rabbit of fame, Boy loses his friends, Boy loses his mind, Boy meets fate, Boy ends up drinking in a bar with no doorknobs, ready to join Lucky for an evening underground and a classic tale of -
Bad Faith by Jesse Tandler
Price: Free! Words: 103,490. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Saul fantasizes about a return to the freedom of single life, while his wild friend Malcolm seeks a more domesticated future. Connie May wants to become a nurse and save her marriage with Saul, and savvy Melody is vying for renown as a sexual anthropologist. Each has a secret plan to help one of the others. But will realizing their desires bring the happiness they’re hoping for?
Hotazel: Queer Memoirs of a Lipstick Lesbian by Vincent Gray
Price: Free! Words: 235,810. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hotazel shares the sense of bodily confinement with works such as Descartes’ ‘Meditations’, Xavier De Maistre’s ‘A Journey around my Room’, Beckett’s Molloy and Malone, Bunyan’s ‘ Pilgrim’s Progress’, and Proust’s ‘Narrator’. Forced to endure the mind numbing paucity of events which usually interrupt and fill the normality of our daily lives, Hannah clings onto her sanity by exploring her memory
Laurence Sterne's Tristram Shandy, Abridged by Emma Laybourn
Price: Free! Words: 131,010. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tristram Shandy, widely regarded as one of the great works of English literature, is also one of the most difficult to read. This edition simplifies and shortens the book to two-thirds of its original length, making it accessible to the general reader while retaining its wit and style.
The Healing Place by Clare Nonhebel
Price: Free! Words: 126,810. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At 32, Franz Kane is owner-director of The Healing Place, appealing to an appreciative and ever-growing clientele seeking remedies for stress and formulae for fulfilment. The Healing Place has also been Franz’s escape from the past. But now, as one crisis after another challenges his own priorities, Franz has to decide whether it’s worth risking everything for the truth.
The Last Tiger by Barbara Jaques
Price: Free! Words: 100,370. Language: British English. Published: December 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Environmentalist Felix and his young granddaughter Bee witness the kidnapping of 10 year-old Tuan, sole survivor of an indigenous tribe wiped out by disease. The Last Tiger follows Tuan and Bee as they grow up together in England under the harsh spotlight of celebrity. A compelling story of love and friendship in all its guises, of difference and acceptance, of betrayal and forgiveness.
The Caitiff by J.W. Carey
Price: Free! Words: 112,600. Language: British English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One of the last Homo Sapiens, Cedric Healy is trapped. Trapped by his good job, with its high prospects, trapped by the ghosts of a personal morality in a world evolved beyond the need for one, and trapped by his self-destructive refusal to worship the Money-God. Everything he believes to be human appears to be fading away around him, amongst the tall buildings of the Manchester skyline.
Genius by Clare Nonhebel
Price: Free! Words: 105,630. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three gifted children: boy genius Eldred, acrobat Lulubelle and disabled visionary Keith are all learning to survive in a world that puts pressure on them to be normal. But, beyond their unusualness, is there another link between them that nobody knows about?
Queen of the Jews by NL Herzenberg
Price: Free! Words: 107,090. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In contemporary New York City, a Jewish woman falls in love with a Palestinian wall painter who has been charged with killing her. Galia, a Russian Jew living in New York, has no idea that the man she’s drawn to, Alejandro (not his real name), isn’t Mexican at all, but is actually a Palestinian who carries out the wishes of his Mastermind, ostensibly a college professor.
League Of Mortals by Duncan Cross
You set the price! 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.
Pumice Seed by Patrick Stoves
Price: Free! Words: 102,540. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » 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.