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Looking Within: A Man's Journey to Find Himself
Series: Jake's Wanderings, Vol. 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 63,940. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jake fails out of the University of Nebraska, Kearney. He moves back into his divorced mother's home, and he can't swing with that scene. He runs away by hitching a ride with an older cat named Joey. LW is the tale of their road trip & how Jake 'finds himself.' Jake decides to return home, and Joey drives to the correct house without directions. How does he know where Jake lives?!
I Play the Mermaid Song
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,360. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Compulsive cross-dresser Richard has grown alienated from the conventional society of New Zealand. He has lived between two worlds – his public face of Richard the violinist, and his inner heart of Nora. He must peel off his past and his disguises, the patchwork of deceits and shadows that he has built up. But when he unpicks the threads of convention, music, and fantasy, what will be left?
Heureusement que vous êtes là Cécile!
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 74,150. Language: French. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Elle est belle, jeune et intelligente. Lui, est beau, riche et dominateur. Il cache au plus profond de son être, des blessures dont elle rêve de le délivrer. Son amour et sa..... STOP !!!!!! Combien de fois avez vous vu ou lu ce scénario ? Heureusement, Cécile est là !
The World Unseen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,720. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Winner of the Pendleton May First Novel Award and a Betty Trask Award, The World Unseen is a captivating human drama and love story between two women who discover universal truths about integrity, justice and finding your voice in 1950's South Africa. 'Elegant and understated' The Times
Glass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Menashe Everett is a tormented man. He’s ruled by depression and addiction. He’s haunted by his past. At 37, he barely holds onto his job and lives in a haze of blurred reality. But to many in his life, he’s their only hope. Set in Cleveland in the late 1980s, Glass tests traditional ideas of interpersonal responsibility and what it means to struggle with mental illness.
Toccata for the Unknown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Follow Tim, a writer looking for inspiration, as he stumbles upon the strangest place in town, a place with no name, which he calls “The Restaurant”. In there he finally finds the inspiration he was looking for, or so he thought. A journey of stories being told, a dream meeting with Einstein, but most of all a hunt after his past, a past that is slipping away.
An Eye in the Wall - Short Stories from China
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,020. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Award-winning linked stories and novella by Megan Lee. A foreign language student witnesses an execution, a young boy's body washes up on the beach, a good Samaritan tries to save a beggar, a prisoner’s last day, an old woman encounters a teenage runaway on a bus. The points of view shift from Chinese to Westerners, looking in and looking out at each other through the cultural wall that is China.
Kane
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 81,040. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
From the emotional story of one family's struggle with rural poverty, pain and loss, the unequal power of beauty, the pits of despair and the longing to escape comes Kane, a beautifully crafted and poignantly told tale of patience and perseverance, of love and understanding and the difficulty of growing up when destitution is knocking on the door.
Burning at Both Ends
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,050. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of my short stories and the most popular of my blog posts, including My Tattoo, The Time I Knocked out Somebody's Teeth, and The Czech Girl Story.
The Snake Handler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,620. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Outcast Harrison Kitchen returns to care for his hospitalized sister and encounters the man who ostracized him: the community’s patriarchal pastor. Kitchen’s sister succumbs to her injuries. Her will demands he remain at the family home or risk forfeiting the generations-old property to the pastor. A perilous collision between the anti-heroic apostate and the revered holy man is inevitable.
Let's Kidnap the President
Price: $2.00 $1.50 USD. (25% off until May 29!) Words: 50,410. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What happens when four monkeys become intelligent like humans, and they kidnap the President of USA? What are their demands?A story which traces the human evolution.
The Vault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,660. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
When billionaire philanthropist Sam Montgomery announces that he will not seek a bone marrow transplant from his estranged sister, journalist Leni Diamante sits down and soon discovers there is more than priceless artifacts within his personal impenetrable vault. What lies inside may be what saves or ends Sam's life; it all depends on if Sam can accept his past or not in time.
Okowy zmysłów
Price: $4.80 USD. Words: 30,960. Language: Polish. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Autor zastosował niespotykany dotąd chwyt – połączył historie z różnych epok w jedną całość. I choć w pierwszej chwili może się to wydawać zagmatwane i bezsensowne, to... jest po prostu genialne. Dzięki temu zabiegowi poznajemy Rzym z różnych okresów, spotykając historyczne postaci, oglądając zmiany, jakie zachodziły przez setki lat zarówno w zabudowie, jak i ludzkim podejściu do życia. Szybko się
Three Nails
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Three Nails is a rich, witty, smart slice of Americana. Although it opens with loss of life—Three Nails ends with aspiration—hope, heritage, and new life. Like a handful of stones thrown in a pond, the circles of life and memories are all interconnected to process grief. Relationships with a wife, children, colleagues at work and even the kids taught at school are all part of the gift of healing.
Mindscapes:Ten Science Fiction and Speculative Fiction Short Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,860. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This book contains 10 science fiction and speculative fiction short stories on themes ranging from the innermost dimensions of the mind to the outer reaches of the universe focusing from diverse perspectives on the meaning of life, the superlative strength and wrenching weakness of the human spirit, the power of love and the duality of human nature anchored in both the divine and the profane.
Finding Felicity
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,190. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Passed over for a promotion at work, Devin wonders if his life has meaning; will he ever find that elusive happiness human beings all seek. While at a party attempting to drown his sorrows, the host suffers a tragic accident. Moments later, Devin meets the beautiful and mysterious Felicity, who somehow knows this dead man’s tale.

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