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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.
Amurgul unui scriitor
Price: Free! Words: 18,760. Language: Romanian. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Povestirile din această colecţie au fost scrise în perioada 2013-2016. Deși diferite, toate vorbesc, mai mult sau mai puţin, despre cele mai frumoase şi în acelaşi timp cele mai importante daruri pe care viaţa mi le-a oferit - familia şi scrisul.
Alice
Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: French. Published: March 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alice n'était pas une tueuse née. Avant de déménager à Saintes, elle menait une vie calme et ordinaire : un travail régulier, une vie sociale raisonnable et des nuits reposantes. Mais certaines injustices peuvent faire naître une rage profonde et destructrice, que rien ne saurait contrôler. Ceci est l'histoire d'Alice, et de l'homme qui la fit sombrer dans une folie meurtrière.
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.
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.
Lady Collendon's Cook - Meet Mrs Green, Good Cook, Evil Poisoner
Price: Free! Words: 198,340. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
As a cook working for Lady Collendon, Jewish Mrs Green is accused of poisoning a Nazi diner. But was it true? Read her story.
Basketball Gods: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Sports
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story about brothers, basketball, growing up, and growing apart.
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.
After
Price: Free! Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After is a collection of short stories about the post 9/11 era: a man masquerading in firefighter’s gear to get laid, a news anchor fretting that his network didn't receive an anthrax threat, a woman who rented an apartment to one of the hijackers and a passenger’s widow confronted the next day by a confused, upset man at her doorstep, covered in chalky dust and carrying her husband's wallet.
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?
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?
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.
Bohatý muž
Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: Slovak. Published: January 9, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kedy je človek bohatý? Keď ma otvorené srdce. Desať rôznych ľudí, desať rôznych príbehov. Bohatý muž načúval. Každý mikro príbeh končí reflexívnou otázkou, ktorá vyzýva na zamyslenie.
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.
Heaven Lies East of the Mississippi
Price: Free! Words: 84,220. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Kendall Schultz walks away from professional soccer and his longtime girlfriend, tragedy threatens to destroy the American superstar. In rural Tennessee, Kendall meets Sarah Dwyer, a widow whose son Heath reflects Kendall’s regrets. Can a sporting icon set aside catastrophe or will his chance at happiness be forever lost?
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.
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.
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.

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