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Finding Land: Stories of Japan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Jewish girl from Cleveland meets a pregnant Texas belle over dried squid in a Tokyo grocery store. Their common ground? Both newlyweds, married to Japanese men. Despite being unable to decipher the maps in Tokyo's train stations well enough to know where they're going, they set off on a quest to find land. Will they find space for themselves, in a place where there's none?
Cardboard: A woman left for dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,160. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Cardboard: A woman left for dead is a fictionalized account of one woman's life-threatening eating disorder and her eventual hard-won recovery. Fiona Place has created Lucy, a narrator who is capable of taking the reader deep inside the puzzling experience known as anorexia nervosa. Acutely observed, a compelling and moving portrait it asks the big questions: Who am I? What do I want?
Calan's Eden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,110. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Calan's Eden" is an engrossing and thought provoking collection of connected sketches portraying a life path attuning to natural world harmonies and respect for all beings, within which conflicting character perspectives shed light on our subjective physical existence.
Kiss Me, Genius Boy (No More Dreams #1)
Series: No More Dreams, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,470. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011 by Nameless Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Joshua Rivers was born to expect great things. A former child prodigy and the son of a lottery winner, he also believes himself blessed with a vision of his perfect destiny and his perfect love. Now in his early twenties, he waits for the moment, and the girl, that will show him his time has finally arrived. And when it does, he resolves to take what is his, whatever it costs him or anyone.
Lead Tears
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,390. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lead Tears tells the story of a lost soul named Vert and his search for purpose. He works as a Witness, which is a "new and necessary profession" in the near future. Witnesses are paid observers who document important events in reports written from their unique perspectives. Vert grapples with the absurdities of his lucrative line of work as he encounters people living lives they loathe.
My Generation's Lament (No More Dreams #2)
Series: No More Dreams, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,690. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013 by Nameless Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
It's been ten years since Joshua Rivers had his dream of the girl he believes he is supposed to marry, and she's still nowhere in sight. Now twenty-two, Joshua is stuck in a life markedly different from what he expected. Little does Joshua know that by the end of the year he'll have met his destined love at last.
An Unproductive Woman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,690. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
After ten years of marriage, Asabe and Adam remain childless. Fueled by desperation and a long held secret, Adam marries a second wife. This decision acts as the catalyst to change no one could have predicted. Read An Unproductive Woman to learn what secrets Adam has withheld that would explain his unreasonable longing and pursuit of a son at all costs.
Niepełni
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,670. Language: Polish. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Powieść o samotności i poszukiwaniu miłości. Edyta i Jacek są zwykłymi młodymi ludźmi. Chcą żyć pełnią życia, mieć znajomych, przyjaciół, a przede wszystkim chcą kochać i być kochani. Problem tkwi tylko w tym, że ona porusza się na wózku, a on nie widzi. Gdyby byli sprawni, ich pragnienia byłyby normalne, a tak otaczający świat pokazuje im, że oczekują od życia zbyt wiele.
Diana's Diary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,750. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the steamy jungles of colonial Africa, the search is on for a brother’s grave, a mother’s lost discoveries, a legendary treasure city, and a worthy mate.
The Grey Forest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
You’ve arrived at The Grey Forest — a mysterious and beckoning parallel terrain, a landscape of twists, turns, irony, and revelations where things are not what they may seem. Breathe deep and step into The Grey Forest and discover an eclectic collection of short stories including Nelson’s Mandala, Dead Man’s Mail, Illuminata, Visio Novus, The Neighbor’s Girl, Soulmates, and more.
The Gifts We Keep
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,350. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"The Gifts We Keep" is the story of a family forever changed by the arrival of a young Native Alaskan girl. As they come together, new alliances are forged and old secrets are forced to the surface, weaving together questions of identity, forgiveness, and the bravery it takes to open our true selves to the ones we love.
Sabina Quartet: Stories from Italy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,020. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
These seasonal stories about a farming community in Rome’s olive hills—“the Sabina”—bring to life an ancient world where foreigners and locals have always lived side by side but separately. The unique culture of the place, steeped in the historic rivalries of Italy’s medieval hilltowns, finds vivid portrayal in these lively tales about the local residents and their traditions.
Інфанта і аднарог
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 142,040. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 8, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
У адной са школаў, здавалася б, тыповага беларускага горада пачатку ХХІ ст. пяты год працуе малады настаўнік і літаратар Эрнест Скіргайлавіч Баластоўскі. За пару дзён да новага навучальнага года яго раптоўна прызначаюць класным кіраўніком у зусім няпросты выпускны клас. Настаўнік з неахвотай бярэцца за гэтую справу, паралельна адзначаючы цікавасць да сваёй асобы як з боку каляжанак ды старшакласні
Московский автономный округ, или на краю Чукотки. Город Менск
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,210. Language: Russian. Published: September 25, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Чукотский писатель Сергей Иванович Тымнэттыкай живет и работает в г. Вашингтон (США). «Московский автономный округ» и «Город Менск» − третья и четвертая книги писателя.
Clear Running Water
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,460. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A married woman is asleep under Shawn’s covers. He sits next to her, staring out his third floor window. He begins to reflect with a mix of nostalgia and despair on her, on a recently dissolved relationship, on when this will happen again. Immediate and raw, Clear Running Water climaxes with a wildly powerful commentary on love, on friendship, on our contemporary urban condition. *Adult content
William Shakespeare’s "The Merchant of Venice": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,740. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Religious
One theme of the play — told here in novel form — is the harmful effects that prejudice can have on people. It can make someone want to cut a pound of flesh from a living person. It can make someone spit on the clothing and the beard of an old person.
The Termite Queen: Volume One: The Speaking of the Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,320. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the 30th century, an off-world expedition brings back a giant termite with a behavior that suggests intelligence. During the planning for a first-contact expedition, Kaitrin Oliva, a linguistic anthropologist, falls in love with the entomologist-leader, a complex man hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, civil discord is brewing on the termite planet as the Queen's Chamberlain plots a murder ...

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