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The Rowan Tree
Price: Free! Words: 145,680. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE ROWAN TREE is an unflinching novel of ideas that reaches from the rebellious American '60s into humanity’s global future.
The Wide Night Sky
Price: Free! Words: 81,020. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Leland Littlefield thinks he has a happy family. But the cracks are beginning to show. His wife is drifting away and his children are busy handling their own victories and disasters. Leland has always considered himself bisexual, but he has never acted on his attraction to men—that is, until a spontaneous kiss brings to light many of his deepest fears and desires.
El Arte del Terror - Historia
Price: Free! Words: 40,210. Language: Spanish. Published: February 20, 2018 by Elemental Editoração. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Si tuviera la oportunidad de participar activamente en momentos que se convirtieron en hechos históricos?
13 Years in America
Price: Free! Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.94 from 34 reviews)
The powerful story of one woman’s search for happiness and fulfillment in modern-day America.
Mr Livchild
Price: Free! Words: 81,890. Language: British English. Published: January 27, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Joe Nurbardy was unloved by his parents and unpopular in school. As an adult he lived an itinerant life in near-future London. Things looked brighter when he got a job at Livchild Preserves – one of the world’s most ethical companies. But, after a meteoric rise, he discovered the company was not as ethical as it claimed. Should he live with the lie… or risk everything to expose it?
The Narcissist
Price: Free! Words: 91,830. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A man returns from Algeria in search of his lover only to have her vanish mysteriously just days later. Refusing to admit that she is dead, he believes that the secret of her disappearance lies in the works of the French surrealist poet Antonin Artaud. The Narcissist is a stylish Film Noir classic dreamed up by Rimbaud and written by Celine, a work of literary fiction that defies categorization.
Pedalling Backwards
Price: Free! Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On a bleak, muddy island in the Blackwater Estuary, Lizzie struggles to come to terms with the loss of her unborn child and the death of her sister. Trapped in a damp cottage with her ineffectual but well-meaning husband, and her aloof parents, the things that are said and left unsaid on this strained family holiday threaten the complex ties between mothers and fathers and their daughters.
Jane Austen's Mansfield Park: Abridged
Price: Free! Words: 105,300. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Classics
This edition of "Mansfield Park" has been shortened to two-thirds of its original length, and slightly simplified, whilst preserving Jane Austen's style. It offers readers with good English a more approachable version of the great classic novel.
Preludes – A Story of Child Sexual Abuse from a Child's Perspective in a Middle Class American Family
Price: Free! Words: 22,560. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Illuminating the horrors of child sexual abuse from a child’s perspective, “Preludes” is a novella-length story chronicling the experiences of a nine-year-old boy as he struggles to survive sexual abuse by his father in a middle class American family in the 1960s. “Preludes” is based in significant part on the experiences of its author, a child sexual abuse survivor.
Ravenstone (Book 1, The Ravenstone Chronicles)
Price: Free! Words: 97,560. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014 by Katharina Franck. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Born into a privileged life in London, all that is required of Georgiana Wyndham is to live a life of virtue and obedience. She fails at both. Crippled by her father's severe beating, she remains strong and refuses to allow him to crush her indomitable will. When her father threatens those she loves, Georgiana knows that only way to stop him is with a knife through his heart.
The Sea View Cafe
Price: Free! Words: 212,460. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Fleeing a toxic marriage and a job that's killing him, Finn winds up in the forgotten English seaside town of Carrickbar. The country is in pre-BREXIT crisis, and America has gone mad. Things don't look good, least of all for him. But he's about to meet Hermione Watts, owner of the Sea View Cafe, a woman with an eye for suffering and a heart ever ready to heal. If anyone can fix things, she can.
Figures on a Beach
Price: Free! Words: 69,520. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Elm Books Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kirk VanDyke's semi-autobiographical novel of the life of John Jones: a novel of schizophrenia, discovery, and making do on a Texas beach.
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda: Abridged
Price: Free! Words: 186,580. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Daniel Deronda", the last, great novel by the author of "Middlemarch", is less read nowadays than it deserves because of its length and complexity. This abridged version makes George Eliot's important and insightful work more accessible to the general reader.
Sex With Dead People
Price: Free! Words: 47,650. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
What do you do if the subway breaks down mid-tunnel and you have to pee? If Leonard Cohen unexpectedly arrives for dinner, how close should you let him get to your wife? What do you say to a psychiatrist who shows an unnatural interest in your brains? With more wit than wisdom, David Allan Barker offers 28 short stories which answer these and other pressing questions.
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 2, The East
Price: Free! Words: 29,660. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
America teems with history and culture. Volume II of the five book series follows the same theme of ten short stories, taking place in the eastern seaboard. The tales, both historic and current, reflect the American way of life.
Laurence Sterne's Tristram Shandy, Abridged
Price: Free! Words: 131,010. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tristram Shandy, widely regarded as one of the great works of English literature, is also one of the most difficult to read. This edition simplifies and shortens the book to two-thirds of its original length, making it accessible to the general reader while retaining its wit and style.
Expectations: The Transformation of Miss Anne de Bourgh (Pride and Prejudice Continued), Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three years after Fitzwilliam Darcy married Elizabeth Bennet, a failing Anne de Bourgh takes advantage of peace between England and France to spend a warm winter in Naples. Accompanied by a mysterious gentleman and a doting doctor with secrets of his own, Anne flees a new war and commences a voyage home that will change forever the life of one of literature’s most famous third wheels. Vol. 1 of 3.
In the Future This Will Not Be Necessary
Price: Free! Words: 51,370. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A thought-provoking novel about a technology-obsessed cult and the disillusioned narrator’s obsession with the cult leader’s wife. “Fluent [and] witty”, “Well written and teeming with interesting ideas”, “Fantastic” (comments by members of peer review site youwriteon).
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 1, Great Lakes & N.E.
Price: Free! Words: 30,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kevin & Sherri Parsons embarked on a 50 state motorcycle journey and wrote short stories in each state. Most are fiction, some historical, and a few non fiction. Each volume contains ten states, ten stories. Some are motorcycle stores and all take a look at American culture in each state. Enjoy the culture of America.from the imagination of the author who visited each state.
Some Day Days
Price: Free! Words: 79,990. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
(4.00 from 1 review)
Be careful what you wish for – wishes can come true, as Hugh Gallagher discovers when the girl of his dreams, the incomparable Selina Beri, comes seeking his expertise on a piece of technology she needs to understand for her last final exam. Can Hugh, the classic shy, geeky, university student, avoid making a fool of himself with the girl he's loved from afar? A romance set in the near future.

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