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To Squeeze a Prairie Dog: An American Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is the story of a sincere young man from a small town who joins a government agency. His quirky coworkers discover a computer glitch, saving the State of Texas millions, but the crotchety governor and a curious reporter threaten to ruin their lives. This is an American tale—part fable, part satire, and part comedy—revealing that camaraderie amongst friends wins the day over evil intentions.
Second Lives: A Modest Collection of Short Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 90,710. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mashups
The thirty short stories in Second Lives reveal a humanity of a wide range of characters, including a motherless girl of twelve appalled by what's happening to her body, or a drunken broad looking to run off with Jesus, or a teenage boy dreaming of the winning bull ride. This author lovingly draws her versatile cast with clear-eyed detail and perfect pitch, leaving reader enriched.
¡Y tenía que ser mi jefe!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,460. Language: Spanish. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Davinia es contratada en un nuevo periódico como especialista de marketing. Allá conoce a su jefe, el Sr. Evans, con el que sostendrá una relación no solo profesional, sino más bien asimismo fluirá entre ellos una marcada tensión sexual
Plenty to Hide
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,280. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's 1948, and Mabel is happily juggling the demands of being a wife, a mother and the owner of the town's most popular bakery. Life is full and good. There is a wedding in the offing and plans for a special homecoming, but things quickly begin to unravel.
New Old World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 216,000. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What happens when a headstrong, almost-forty photojournalist pulls the plug on her comfortably creative life and buys a one-way ticket to the Old World? It’s not a pretty picture as Ticonderoga Fox grapples with professional doubt, a stormy love affair, a reproductive crisis, and other challenges to her long-cherished autonomy. When a late bloomer finally comes of age, things can get complicated.
Il pane sotto la neve
Series: Saga della Serenella. Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: Italian. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Romanzo finalista nazionale al Premio Letterario RAI “La Giara” 2012. “Il pane sotto la neve” è un romanzo di narrativa popolare. La saga di una famiglia contadina sulle colline dell’Emilia, nella prima metà del Novecento. Un mondo e una felicità fatti di piccole grandi cose. Un romanzo che si rivolge sia agli adulti che ai ragazzi. Il primo libro della “Saga della Serenella.”
An Exaltation of Larks (Venery, Book 1)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 148,370. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
First comes love. Then comes marriage. Then comes Javier. As one of Manhattan's top-paid escorts, Javier Landes has no interest in love until he is named guardian for an unknown nephew. Reunited with his late sister’s son, Jav is not only forced to confront the long-buried pain of his childhood, but he comes face-to-face with a fascinating couple he’s met before: Alex Penda and Valerie Lark.
Prin ochii ei
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 52,120. Language: Romanian. Published: February 5, 2019 and represented by LETRAS. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Prin ochii ei se adreseaza visatorilor, celor care pot gasi o continuare frazei “ce ar fi fost daca…” dar mai ales celor care nu se lasa sa ajunga in acel punct si celor care nu obosesc sa o ia in fiecare zi de la capat.
Un juego muy peligroso
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,920. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Maika, una mujer algo peculiar y con demasiado carácter, ve cómo su vida “normal” cambia completamente al conocer a Ethan, el juez. Aunque ella cree que no volverá a verlo, él se las ingenia para encontrarla y le hace una proposición.
The Man I Love (The Fish Tales, Book 1)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,950. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in the world of dance and theater, Suanne Laqueur's award-winning debut novel presents the dark side of devotion and the heavy burden of unfinished business. After a young man loses everything he holds dear, he embarks on an emotional journey of forgiveness. With its unique storyline and unforgettable characters, The Man I Love lingers long after the last page is turned.
In the Fall They Come Back
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 117,890. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ben Jameson begins his teaching career in a small private school in Northern Virginia. He is idealistic, happy to have his first job after graduate school and hoping some day to figure out what he really wants out of life. In the two years he teaches English at Glenn Acres Preparatory School, his life and vision will be changed forever, and he will learn the limits of caring and benevolence.
Archaeopteryx
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 129,570. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2018 by Curiosity Quills Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
John Stick, zoo keeper and giant, just wants to sit alone in a dark room with his pet tarantula. However, when ten thousand birds fall dead from the New Mexican sky, the woman he loves, an ornithologist with severe facial deformity, begs him to decipher the cause. He grudgingly agrees, a decision that plunges him into a tangle of weirdness as old as the American Southwest.
Reprise (Red Rebels MC Book Four)
Series: Red Rebels MC. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,790. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Harlon "Tiny" Gray's path crosses with a woman from his past, their attraction and regret are among the many dramas that play out within the violent world of the Red Rebels MC. And a secret that Tiny is harbouring is deciding factor when it all comes to a head.
Lie Baby Lie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,440. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Caroline's and Reese's lives are woven together in a way neither women understand. An unlikely, fragile friendship is born. Can it withstand the secrets and lies?
Conception: Book One of Human Dilemma
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,600. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
2038: Solveig leads her team to China to assemble with Deng AnDe and his team an artificial general intelligence. She faces dilemmas of politics and gender; he faces loyalty issues. Learning she’s not the only skeptic on the project, she must decide: ferret out the dissenters, or side with them. He’s caught between conflicting orders; she must make sure she won’t help create a powerful new weapon.
Watering Weeds
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,770. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
He was her haven from her past; now he’s dead. Alone, she begins the fight for her life.
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
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 ...
The Winter of Artifice, 1939 edition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,560. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012 by Sky Blue Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Anais Nin's second work of fiction, The Winter of Artifice, was, according to Nin, her only banned book. Published in France in 1939, it consisted of 3 novellas, each of which fictionalized an important event in Nin's life: her affair with Henry and June Miller ("Hans and Johanna"), her incestuous relationship with her father ("Lilith"), and her relationship with Otto Rank ("The Voice").
The Last Bookstore in America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,150. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bestselling author and bookstore owner Amy Stewart takes an offbeat and lighthearted look at the future of the book. After the ebook renders bookstores obsolete, a young couple finds themselves in the unlikely position of owning one of the last bookstores in America. But if it isn't keeping itself afloat selling books, what is it selling? A hilarious glimpse at a future that is almost here.

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