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Crystal Passion
Price: Free! Words: 79,370. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
It is the 1990s and Crystal Passion and her band are on tour in America. In those days, they weren't as famous as they are now and nobody could guess how they'd be received. Would this be the tour that broke them in America? Or would America break them? Neither Crystal Passion nor her band were likely candidates to be the new Beatles or Rolling Stones of a fresh British Invasion.
Ishtah - The Prostitute's Daughter
Price: Free! Words: 65,480. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Daughter of the most illustrious prostitute in all Arrapha, young Ishtah must find a way to endure her mother’s fame. With the ceremony of the god Ashur beginning in a few short hours, will she risk the unknown in pursuit of happiness, or succumb to acceptance of a life lived in shadows and eternal shame? - FREE for a limited time - Online ratings and reviews welcomed -
Drums: a Novel
Price: Free! Words: 58,150. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.00 from 1 review)
Told from a drummer's point of view, Drums: a Novel chronicles a small-time 80s rock band's run at making it big-time. The story moves from San Luis Obispo to Lake Tahoe, where the band chases the ultimate gig. Drums celebrates those musicians who achieve commercial success, as well as the 99.99% who give it their all, only to fall short from attaining mega record deals and glitz-glam fame.
FALL LOVE
Price: Free! Words: 172,700. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Fall Love tells the intertwined stories of four twenties-something artists and professionals adrift in the bad old pre-AIDS New York of 1980. From a summer of love through an autumn of deceit and regret, we follow the lives of Althea, Jeanne, Paul, and Bryce from self-sacrifice to self-knowledge.
Summer
Price: Free! Words: 164,960. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Summer is a time for love, sorrow, joy and pain – but mostly, it is a time for change. Summer is the season from which all memories flow. For Maggie and Peter, the summer of 1968 is one that changed their lives forever. For Jenny and Tom, the summer of 1979 is the one that will be remembered most. Two couples - one married the other childhood friends - separated by years, but inexorably linked.
September Story
Price: Free! Words: 81,240. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
As a child, Jo Adams witnessed her father’s death. When she falls for British actor Jeremy Stewart, old memories drive her from a man equally haunted by loss. Three generations of African American women bear racism’s burdens as Jeremy fights for his sanity, not only the woman he loves.
The Price of Being With Sunita
Price: Free! Words: 55,820. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sunita's possibly the best thing that can ever happen to a man. She's the most beautiful, intelligent, mysterious, and life changing woman he's ever likely to meet, but strange things happen when she's around, and the longer you're with her the stranger they'll get. And not always in a good way.
Olive Branches Don't Grow On Trees
Price: Free! Words: 62,360. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story 23 year old Silvia Greco's journey to make peace in her feuding family while finding direction in her own life. Set in present-day New Jersey, this novel is filled with unforgettable characters, insight and humor. This is the first book featuring the lovable, quirky Greco family. The second book is "Discovery of an Eagle" (2014). Suspense Magazine, Best of 2012!
Omega
Price: Free! Words: 153,770. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Omega returns the adult reader to the world of childhood imagination: a world populated by the fantastic, the fabulous and the thoroughly improbable. But a world where adult concerns of poverty, injustice, prejudice, politics and economics are all too real. In this world, the reader is taken on a search for the Truth in a more literal sense than one would expect.
The Lavender and the Rose
Price: Free! Words: 200,680. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
A man is walking alone at dusk in the remote hills of Westmorland, an ancient county in the North of England. Coming down to a quiet mountain tarn, he discovers a woman, dressed entirely in Victorian costume, apparently waiting for him,...
Auraria: A Novel
Price: Free! Words: 118,970. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Fact and fancy are intertwined cleverly and seamlessly in a top-notch, thoroughly American fantasy.” Publishers Weekly (starred review). Taking its inspiration from a real Georgia ghost town, Auraria is steeped in the folklore of the Southern Appalachians, where the tensions of natural, supernatural and artificial are still alive.
Julia
Price: Free! Words: 139,120. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A love story about Carolyn, her mother Elizabeth, and her grandmother Julia.
Mysterious Logic
Price: Free! Words: 110,130. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
Setting: New York City. Time: 1975. Barry Ashdown is living on the streets, a hand to mouth existence. A man he meets will alter the trajectory of his life, forever.
Vengeance & Remission
Price: Free! Words: 205,980. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is a story about a Roman soldier, Marcus Lucius, son of the great warrior Maximus, who protects his friends (Appius, Octavian) and falls in love in Julia Fabia, while he is on the way to revenge his killed wife, Decima. It's a story with many risky actions, intrigues and it's about friendship, loyalty and of course love. It's set in the times of the emperor Hadrian.
What Beauty
Price: Free! 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.
The Dateless Diary of An Unknown Person
Price: Free! Words: 67,390. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Classics
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
A law graduate, disowned and turned out by his father, while living in a Kafkaesque world of Franz Kafka, struggles against absurdity and worthlessness of life and comes across a dateless diary of an unknown person and comes to know about the quest of that unknown author of the diary for the peacock tribe people and their mysterious peacock tantra (rituals). A novel writen on many levels.
The False Man
Price: Free! Words: 77,100. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A man is falsely tried for murder escapes from prison in Mexico and crosses the desert in search of a new identity. He reemerges in LA as a rock journalist and the fun begins when he falls for a woman who threatens to uncover his past. The False Man is a sexy and explosive comedy as much as it is an exploration of the modern culture of lies and a grand literary celebration of LA.
The Hawk: Part Twelve
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 70,370. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Eric’s reunion with the New Yorkers is marred by Stanford’s reticence, but Klaudia’s surprise return offers Marek a second chance. As Lynne contemplates adding to their family, Eric’s guilt over what happened in Texas threatens the couple’s marriage; will Eric ever accept the truth about Pop Bellevue’s death?
Sliders: The Dark Side of Transgender
Series: Trans People Living. Price: Free! Words: 90,610. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
Sliders reveals problems a transgender woman has in 36 years of transition. Some of it is an exposé of trans life and its industry, which may be unpopular or little known, using period-correct terminology. Her views evolve dramatically over time, through decades. Sliders touches intergroup arguments, depression, denial, fear, gender identity, family issues, and loneliness.
A Right Turn At Jesus
Price: Free! Words: 85,360. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Rock singer Rose Burnett isn’t at all sure about husband Gray’s wishes for another child. As the couple considers adding to their family, Rose battles the gnawing sense a relative is in trouble, alongside an insidious threat neither husband nor wife could imagine.