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Access: Thirteen Tales
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,500. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What do we think we desire? What do we truly desire? These are the two competing forces underlying Xu Xi’s latest fiction collection Access. These thirteen tales are at once acerbic and heartbreaking, directing our gaze at the incongruities of human relations and the persistence of wounds our hearts cannot heal.
The Man Who Couldn't Stop Thinking: A Novel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,920. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2019 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
As a surgeon cuts a hole in his wrist, Victor Andrews contemplates his impending death. It’s not dying he fears, however, but that he may quit life having understood little or nothing about it. If he survives, he decides to embark on a forensic investigation of his mind in search of answers. Murder, love, sex, truth, beauty … few corners of a man's mind are left unexplored in this black comedy …
Second Story Man
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,730. Language: American English. Published: March 26, 2018 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
SECOND STORY MAN by Charles Salzberg. Part procedural, part noir, a thrilling, suspenseful cat-and-mouse game between two lawmen and a master burglar.
If He Hollers, Let Him Go
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 134,420. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Literature » Literary
If He Hollers, Let Him Go is a gritty, truer-than-fiction account of a woman whose brutal assault and healing journey catapult her into prison as a program counselor. In that unlikely role, Elise Abrams begins to suspect that her assailant is much closer than she knew. She must now redefine her own brand of justice when his chance at a new life is under her control.
Climate of Fear
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,480. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this new book developed from the prestigious Reith Lectures, Nobel Prize—winning author Wole Soyinka, a courageous advocate for human rights around the world, considers fear as the dominant theme in world politics.
Huit ans plus tard...
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,950. Language: French. Published: August 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Théo est journaliste pour un grand quotidien. Il se noie dans son boulot qu'il adore pour oublier le drame qu'il a vécu huit ans auparavant et dont il n'a jamais parlé à personne. A l'aube de la trentaine, névrosé, solitaire, réalisant qu'il ne pourrait vivre éternellement dans l'ignorance, Théo se décide enfin à résoudre le mystère qui le hante et à retrouver celle qui a disparu, il y a huit ans.
Chroniques de Galadrie, tome 2 : la vengeance du clan Arthas
Series: Chroniques de Galadrie. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,350. Language: French. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un an après son mariage avec Yola Dolack, Tarek Mélia est contraint de disparaître du jour au lendemain. Lorsqu'elle comprend que son mari se trouve probablement dans un situation périlleuse, Yola décide de partir à sa recherche. Mais elle va découvrir avec stupeur que la seule personne à même de lui fournir des informations est son ex-fiancé, le prince Dayann Arthas.
En la búsqeda de un tesoro perdido
Series: El Gran Pequeño León. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: Spanish. Published: December 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
En la búsqueda de un tesoro, es la continuación de la primera entrega de El Gran Pequeño León. En esta ocasión Toby ya está listo para enfrentar su realidad en el juego más competitivo de la Reserva Natural y recuperar el tesoro que perdió hace mucho tiempo.
The Pope of Greenwich Village
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,830. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Paulie, an outrageous little hustler who thinks big and went into hock to shylocks to buy a racehorse. Barney, a half-blind safecracker looking for his last score to insure the future of his retarded son. Charlie, who has Mafia-enforced alimony payments, two shylocks he needs to pay weekly, the worst run of losing horses ever, and a dream of owning his own restaurant. Three dreamers team up.
Dante's "Inferno": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,500. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Educational
This is a retelling of Dante's "Inferno" in novel form. Dante the Pilgrim travels through all the circles of Hell, including Limbo. His guide is Virgil, the author of the Roman epic poem the "Aeneid." After seeing Lucifer in the lowest part of Hell, Dante climbs to the Mountain of Purgatory. The rest of Dante's adventures are told in "Purgatory" and "Paradise."
Terrasser les Dragons d'Isidore - Edition Limitée
Price: $6.40 USD. Words: 167,150. Language: French. Published: December 7, 2018 by Men over the Rainbow. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Suivez Isidore et Declan au cours de la pire année de leurs vies. Declan est Irlandais et Isidore, Français, fils de deux ambassadeurs. Les quatre demi-frères d'Isidore se sont vus confier la mission de le "guérir" de son homosexualité. Declan devient le chevalier d'Isidore qui désire garder le peu qui lui reste de sa santé mentale. Rien ne vaut l'amour face aux secrets.
Fallen Angels
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Transplanted Boston Brahmin, Mercy Allcutt, has had some very exciting times as secretary to private investigator, Ernie Templeton. When she sets out to find her wandering boss, Ernie, one hot September afternoon, she not only discovers a corpse, but she also finds Ernie, bound and gagged. Worse, when the police arrive to investigate the crime, they peg Ernie as the killer.
Chroniques de Galadrie, tome 3 : le sacre du prince Mélia
Series: Chroniques de Galadrie. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,240. Language: French. Published: February 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Tandis que Guilhiam songe à désigner son successeur de son vivant, une affaire vient perturber la vie tranquille qui s'était installée au palais. Daniel Arthas, pourtant emprisonné sous haute surveillance, a été assassiné. Le meurtre semblant lié à une vieille affaire, Tarek est contraint de reprendre ses fonctions, de redevenir ce qu'il était. Mais Yola refuse de le laisser partir.
It Happened to Us
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,950. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Can she let go of her guilt? Can he forgive her before he loses her too? "It Happened to Us" is a beautifully written and true to life depiction of the struggle, the pain, and ultimately the healing that follows the worst tragedy all parents fear. Grab your copy of "It Happened to Us" today!
Tom and Christopher and Their Kind
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,390. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
From gilded youth to thirty-something. Young gay couple Tom and Christopher are steering through the minefield of changes in social and sexual mores of the 1960s and ’70s. Experimentation is the keynote of the age and Tom and Christopher dive in with a will as they move in and out of relationships and jobs in Britain and France, Channel-hopping and bed-hopping through the years.
The Marriage Tree
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s okay for Thais to believe in ghosts—it’s their birthright. But why is Vincent Calvino seeing ghosts, and why are they so angry? Calvino is haunted by a series of deaths in Rangoon and Bangkok, when he stumbles onto a new murder case—but is it a new case, or an old one returned from the dead? A murder investigation leads Calvino inside an underworld network smuggling Rohingya ...
Ladders to Fire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,330. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 by Sky Blue Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Ladders to Fire, Anaïs Nin’s first full-length novel, was revolutionary in that it addressed woman’s role in a male-dominated world in the mid-1940s. Through her iconic characters Lillian, Djuna, and Sabina, and their relationship with Jay, Nin was able to examine “the destruction in woman…woman’s struggle to understand her own nature.”
Soul Integrity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This Soul Identity story will challenge your views on faith, courage, and conviction. 1980:Claudia mourns her husband. Xinya's crooked partner claims Claudia can sacrifice herself to reunite with him. Present:Val Nikolskaya, product of this extraordinary love story, attempts to regain her own faith, and helps discover the drama behind Claudia's and Xinya's actions. Emotionally immersive adventure.
Adrift
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,640. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Mawenzi House. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
John arrives in a Montreal airport with a suitcase in hand. We do not know where he is from, or who he is. The novel sets out to explore his identity by following his daily movements and intimate thoughts, as well as his connections to those coming into contact with him. He writes his own reflections and impressions in a notebook which he carries with him at all times.
Cities of the Interior
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 198,030. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Sky Blue Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cities of the Interior is a collection of Anais Nin's five major novels, Ladders to Fire, Children of the Albatross, The Four-Chambered Heart, A Spy in the House of Love, and Seduction of the Minotaur. Written in modernist prose, Cities explores the psychological and sexual dramas lived out by their fractured characters, each of whom seek to become whole through their experiences.