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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?
Pelo bueno, pelo malo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,690. Language: Spanish. Published: December 11, 2009 by Terranova Editores. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Premiada por el PEN CLUB de PR Pelo bueno, pelo malo inscribe a la autora en el árbol genealógico de las grandes escritoras caribeñas. Las hablantes de esta novela, vienen a ser voces arquetípicas que se conjugan en la personaje principal como si todas fueran una sola. Los cambios de perspectiva narrativa metaforizan la ambigüedad inherente en la hibridez caribeña.
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.
The World Unseen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Winner of the Pendleton May First Novel Award and a Betty Trask Award, and now an award-winning feature film, 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
Lady of the Bridge
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,550. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Embark on an adventure of forbidden love between a warrior princess and an elite samurai. Join this couple in a race across 17th century Japan. Caught in the middle of the struggle between Shogun's rise to rule and the old regime, this warrior princess is forced to battle for her life. In the end, she must choose between family honor and her heart's desire.
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.
Horseman (Turkish)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 178,930. Language: Turkish. Published: December 17, 2015 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE HORSEMAN ihtilâflı bir epik roman. Konya platosunda, sekiz bin sene önce neolitik çağ kenti Çatalhöyük'te yaşanmış trajik bir aşk üçgeni'nin 20. Yüzyılda yeniden canlanışını anlatıyor. Romans, uluslararası siyasal entrikalar, reenkarnasyon, kültürel bağlar, mistisizm, ihanet, intikam, günah, kefaret. O'Donnelly'nin kitabı, ancak yıllar süren araştırmalar, farklı farklı yaşam deneyimleri kazand
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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
Lottie & The Temple Cat Quahr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,700. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lottie is a little girl who works on a farm. One evening, after a long day working in the fields, she meets two unusual cats. Not only can they talk, but they seem to know Lottie and tell her that they must all hurry to the temple. “What temple?” Lottie asks, stunned. “Follow us and you will see,” the cats say, sweeping Lottie along until she finds herself in a very strange world of cats.
The Heronmaster and other stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The Heronmaster is a collection of stories featuring a frog who goes to astonishing lengths to defend his pond, a wolf who must solve the disappearance of a bull moose from the woods, a red balloon and a man named Sammy, and lastly the story of a quiet farmer and a meteor he finds one winter’s night.
Eeks - Book 1 of The Eeks Trilogy
Series: The Eeks Trilogy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,860. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Peter and his colleagues make the ultimate breakthrough: a truly humanoid robot. The UK Government, alarmed by the rising cost of caring for the aged, happily funds development of robotic e-carer (or 'Eek'). This works so well that no-one looks too closely at what the Eeks are doing on their own initiative - even when they promote euthanasia and colonizing a distant planet, which they will find.

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