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Left Bank Right Bank
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,830. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A kaleidoscopic journal of 20 years in Paris, from 1988 to 2008. During that time the Berlin Wall fell, the European Union was created, and 9/11 ushered in a new age of growing xenophobia. This is not dreamy, romantic Paris, but everyday Paris, revealed through its immigrants, artists and artisans. Written with a light and humorous touch, it's a new look at an American in Paris.
Seasons of Discontent
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,010. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
From seven of Needle in the Hay's award winning authors comes Seasons of Discontent, an anthology of short stories inspired by winter, seasonal shifts and personal change. From the monstrous to the misguided, the sinful to the saved, there are stories here to warm your heart and chill your bones.
La Danza de la Rosa
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: Spanish. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
La danza de la rosa es una novela apasionante, donde la autora, Betty Viamontes, recrea los momentos que atraviesa una familia cubana, desde la fractura de un matrimonio que se ve obligado a soportar doce años de separación –el esposo en Estados Unidos y la esposa con tres hijos pequeños en Cuba– sosteniendo la ilusión del reencuentro frente a continuas adversidades. Esta obra, continuidad de Espe
The Square Donut
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,790. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Sugar?” One question, one word, sweeps Toby Renfrew onto love’s uncharted path when a hitchhiker named Carolina plants a skinny butt at the donut counter and orders up a jelly-filled. Just as Toby is finding her place in the world, the homophobic local cop goes on a rampage and Carolina heads for home to face her demons, leaving Toby with a deeper question—is she brave enough to claim her love?
Saffron Dreams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,670. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
From the darkest hour of American history emerges a mesmerizing tale of tender love, a life interrupted, and faith recovered. Arissa Illahi, a Muslim artist and writer, discovers in a single moment that no matter how carefully you map your life, it is life itself that chooses your destiny.
Aquamarine Revisited
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,440. Language: French. Published: March 28, 2017 by ACD Carpe Diem. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
1967, Paris, Marine, étudiante à la Sorbonne, vit rue du Pot de Fer, où passent de nombreux américains, amis d'amies. De la Mouff au Buci, du Vietnam aux Six Jours, de l'hiver à l'été, Marine passe de l'adolescence à l'âge adulte, dans le Paris d'avant Mai 68, dans un milieu libéré. Roman initiatique de l'amitié et de l'amour platonique. Portraits de femmes, d'artistes, d'une ville, d'une époque.
Children of the Albatross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,730. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Children of the Albatross is considered by critics to be one of Anaïs Nin’s most beautifully written books; it is also a groundbreaker in that it eloquently addresses androgyny and homosexuality, which few literary works dared to do in 1940s America.
Black Wine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,370. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Winner of the James Tiptree, Jr. Award, Crawford Award, and Prix Aurora Award. An old woman hangs in a cage; a young woman slaves on a rich lord's estate. How does a woman discover and assert her identity in a primeval, barbaric world? From slave dens to merchant cities to isolated mountains, Candas Jane Dorsey's novel is a powerful exploration of gender, identity, and freedom.
Departure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,880. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hannah and Zeke quit their jobs in mid-career and parachute themselves into the bewildering landscape of Greece of the 1980's. It's just a few years after Greece has joined Europe, and decades before finding itself in the economic and political doghouse. This is the story of Hannah's discoveries of Greek culture, ancient and modern, and what she learns about herself and her American past.
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.
Reunions
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 238,630. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When greed, fear and obsession rule the senses, danger is never more than a heartbeat away. A night of celebration affords the perfect opportunity for an unlikely band of criminals to make their move, but as details emerge, it soon becomes clear the crime is far more sophisticated than the police first thought. And that's only the beginning. (Hiding Behind The Couch Season Seven)
The Simplicity of Being Normal
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 78,920. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In order to survive senior year, Sam must convince Mr. Keegan that he’s not a junkie teenager and decide if, unlike his family and school staff, this teacher can be trusted with the truth and become his only ally.
L'aube des seigneurs
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,200. Language: French. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Le sujet premier de cette nouvelle traite des mutations possibles de notre système de société, plus précisément du système capitaliste dans lequel nous vivons, face à l’implémentation des intelligences artificielles et de l’avènement des robots humanoïdes.
Babysitting Socrates
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
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In a time of change and turmoil in late sixties America, a boy discovers love and choices. Love of a girl, love of his friends and his world.
Hereafter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,440. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017 by KCEditions. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Thrust into the Hereafter, Serena is given a chance for a new life. She is trapped in a world that seems to exist out of time, where life runs in reverse. New people come into her life, some she will grow to love. There are those among them, however, who seek not to be part of their community, but to control it. When Serena's past returns to haunt her, the foundation of her new life unravels.
The Slave Boy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,390. Language: American English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Twelve-year-old Boma’s life takes another turn the day he prepares for his village land-cleansing festival. He is silently kidnapped, bound and spirited away from the shores of southeastern Nigeria to the Caribbean Island as a slave.
The Death Mother
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Shirley finds she has an odd, impossible ability, the ability to end a person's life - just by thinking it.
Final Entry
Series: The Mater's Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,570. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What to do? What to do? When Savvy passes into the afterlife, she must choose between four of her lovers, all of whom expect to spend the rest of forever exclusively with her.
In Ways We Can't Imagine, Book 1 in The St. Germaine Chronicles
Series: The St. Germaine Chronicles. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,970. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Arranah realizes there is only one answer to the question, is death the truest test of love? The dreams, the voices warned her before her MIA brother, Peter went missing. They warned of her sweetheart Kendal's death, a death which multiplied the heartache. To overcome their separation, she must give life to unwanted dreams and make room for a stranger, no matter the consequences.
The Pacifist's War, Book 2 in the St. Germaine Chronicles
Series: The St. Germaine Chronicles. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,930. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Losing himself In Vietnam, Peter embarks on an amnesiac's quest to uncover his true identity. Wearing a name which is not his own, he is alarmed when he receives medals for atrocious acts he could not have committed. His search for himself leads to a cave, encrypted writings, a dog named Emmanuel, a mysterious woman, his sister Arranah and what remains of his family.