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A invenção de um conto de fadas
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,120. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
Seria bom que todas as histórias entre duas pessoas que se gostam terminassem em verdadeiros contos de fadas. A vida é outra coisa. Se querem uma história em linha recta, não leiam este romance. No início, é uma chama que arde lenta. No meio, fala de amor como apenas o amor sabe falar de si. No fim, umas coisas acabam e outras começam. É um fim um bocado mentiroso.
Perception
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 126,570. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hugh Lambert is a man of many problems: problems with professors, problems with his punk rock housemates and, most of all, problems with women. A parapsychology student in the Reagan era, Hugh has no job prospects and only one friend—Abby Stoltz, a profane and ever-indignant artist. But then, late one night, Hugh accepts a Tarot reading from a beautiful stranger, and everything begins to change.
Sputnik's Child
You set the price! Words: 126,130. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This engaging novel recalls the events that shaped the ideas and lives of the baby boom generation and laid the groundwork for an age of technology and its challenges. It is a story about a child coming of age in an Age of Aquarius to experience a time of irrational exhuberance in the power of technology, and her confrontation with a disease that has no known cure.
The Pecan Stand
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 139,900. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Each of us has a Groove in Life, that place where you're meant to be, doing what you're meant to do. Dutch John Van Rensburg finds his groove in a mysterious all-black town where the residents have a very good reason to fear whites. Because neither John nor the town's folk have any choice, they reluctantly take him in. And over time he falls in love with them, and they come to see him as family.
The Termite Queen: Volume One: The Speaking of the Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,320. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the 30th century, an off-world expedition brings back a giant termite with a behavior that suggests intelligence. During the planning for a first-contact expedition, Kaitrin Oliva, a linguistic anthropologist, falls in love with the entomologist-leader, a complex man hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, civil discord is brewing on the termite planet as the Queen's Chamberlain plots a murder ...
Each and All
Price: Free! Words: 291,920. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Uplifting! Heartbreaking! Each and All is the story of the baby boom generation. An urban family of 3 coming apart as they defend themselves from each other’s needs is taken in by a rural family of 14 adopted children who show them the power and beauty of common work and shared purpose. Hands to work, hearts to family. These are deep love stories that show the human heart need not be an island.
Broken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,920. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Broken is the bittersweet journey of a man desperately trying to come to terms with his wife’s suicide only to discover that he never truly loved her, but loved another woman instead.
The Tranquillity Project
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 126,970. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The price of peace is high in the post-war British zone of 2042. The female government, led by Verity Wood, blames male aggression for the devastating Final War, which has resulted in a shrunken world divided between secular West and clerical East. In the British Zone, women are in control and men are marginalized. Tyranny is difficult to maintain, even if it is clothed in a velvet glove.
What Beauty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 182,260. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
How might the Olympian Gods we know from reading change if we were to allow our imaginations to see their true ages? Time changes all people — even gods — and when their day-to-day mischievous lives no longer play a role in human affairs, what then do they become? New York sculptor Minus Orth has an idea. He'll explain this all, and give our imaginations the figures to uphold.
Accelerated Times
You set the price! Words: 209,280. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Imagine you wake up one day to find 99% of the world's population has disappeared - and then 99% again the morning after that. Phones and internet down, highways destroyed, a government that isn't exactly forthcoming with answers...how would you go about figuring out what became of friends and family? The protagonists confront these questions and more in Jason McGathey's chilling new novel.
Slip
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,840. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Andrew, by all outward appearances, lives a normal life. He has a beautiful wife, Erica, and two great kids, Nathan and Eileen. But behind closed doors, normal is slipping away from a depressed and anxious Andrew. Nathan’s recent diagnosis of autism leaves Andrew grasping at therapies and Erica, who moves into an apartment, in denial. How will things ever be normal again?
An Apostate: Nawin of Thais
You set the price! Words: 118,600. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This literary novel deals with a wealthy, self-established Thai man suffering a mid-life crisis and rejecting the life he has known to pursue a train trip to Laos and anonymity
Squeakyclean
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 254,640. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Joshua is trapped. Afraid of mediocrity, life, and children, he has only a wife and a cubicle. At thirty it's not what he wanted. Sadie is a bright girl. She wants to do great things, if only she can get through school and escape her oppressive parents. When they meet, they know they're bad for each other, but they set in motion the change that promises to liberate them.
The First Book of the Last Testament - The Rise, Fall and Rebirth of Jolly Roger, the World's Greatest Rock n' Roll Band
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,450. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Told through the eyes of lead singer Dominic "Domi" DeVille, the son of God raised as the Devil’s child, the bandography tells the story of a DIY indie band desperate to become rock gods. Faced with a Faustian bargain, will they choose the Stairway to Heaven or the Highway to Hell?
Alexander Murphy's Home for Wayward Celebrities
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,680. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Lucy Faas was lonely, though she didn’t realize it before coming to stay at Alexander Murphy’s Montecito home. Her only intention leaving her hermitage was for a fresh place where she could begin the comeback of her abandoned music career. She never expected that she would be joining an informal family of celebrities hiding from the world, or how the home would change everything.
Little Boy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,630. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A.J. dreams of graduating high school and entering the U.S. Air Force Academy. But when he falls in love with Maria, his life is changed forever.
Dust on His Soul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,300. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Inspired by the life and times of Stephen Biko an apartheid activist arguably as important as Mandela. This novel is a fictional account of such a character. A story of sacrifice, suffering but ultimately redemption. Set in apartheid South Africa during the 1970s and 1980s, the dark days of South Africa's history also bred an incredible thirst for justice. A triumph of the human spirit.
Gaia Weeps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,200. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013 by Saint Gaudens Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Finally, an eBook update of the classic 1998 novel of global warming. The prophetic novel gives a frightening preview of a world in which global warming and its symptoms change life as we know it. The 1998 novel eerily predicts the 2012 Hurricane Sandy event and other epic events.
A New Beginning
Price: Free! Words: 166,240. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
1946 brought about a new era. It was also the year the cold-war began. But there was another battle closer to home: the proposed Bill for a National Health Service. The Bill, when passed, would, for the first time, give free medical care to each and every man, woman and child in Britain.
Fertility: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,240. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
A riveting story about two bright, young professionals who are as damaged by the modern world as they are successful. Fertility shows how small missteps can alter the course of a life forever. This is a book that will stay with you long after reading the last page.