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The Poet Must Die: Fritz365 2013
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,800. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This third yearly collection of poetry and story verse, which once again takes us to the highs and lows of this human existence. To experience all the pain and joy, love and hate, and the activities that go along with it all. A year in the life of a poet. Whom I think we will all agree: Must someday die a (preferably) normal death.
Love Hotel
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: French. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enfermés dans ce love hotel, ils se perdent dans la mécanique de leur amour. Au dehors, le monde devient fou. Le Japon vu à la loupe. À lire comme un mauvais trip ou un pamphlet.
Torment of Ghosts
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
For a while Carlota was Carlos and later she was Carlota again.
Bee Summers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,060. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by UpStart Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
The spring she is eleven years old, Melissa Singer’s mother walks out of the house and never returns. That summer, her father, a migratory beekeeper, takes her along with him as he delivers his hives. The trip and the people she meets change her life. Over the years that follow, Melissa tries to unlock the mystery of her mother’s disappearance and struggles to come to terms with her loss.
It Happened At The Burger Joint
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Denise Benfield is dealing with her mother's imminent death from cancer, when Mike Pelton shows up at the door, saying he was an old friend of her mother's, hasn't seen her in forty years, and wondering what has happened to her. She lets him in, and learns that is was more than just friendship all those decades before. Should she let him see her mother?
La Bocca della Verità
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: Italian. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
una storia al cioccolato ...
The Watch
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eleven-year-old Angel is trying to maneuver her increasingly messy childhood. Her mother's husband hunting, the nuns at school are mean; there's a steady stream of potential new step-parents. There's also her father, Ray. He's an awful parent, but Angel holds out hope that he'll change. The hope grows stronger when he hints of buying her a special gift, one that could transform her entire life.
The Circle Game
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An otherwordly inspirational speaker has life going for him until he encounters his ex girlfriend who makes him melt, literally.
Lifeform Three
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Paftoo is a ‘bod’; made to serve. He is a groundsman in the last remaining countryside estate, once known as Harkaway Hall and now a theme park. Paftoo holds scattered memories of the old days but they are regularly deleted to keep him productive. When he starts to have dreams of the Lost Lands' past, Paftoo is propelled into a nocturnal battle to reclaim his memories and his soul
One to a Million
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 72,940. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by Open Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Can Charlie rise to Fat Dave’s challenge to turn a one pound coin into one million pounds? Or is there an even greater prize waiting for him on the Las Vegas Strip? You make the odds…
Le miroir à deux teints
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,450. Language: French. Published: January 9, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jean-Sébastien Carrère est en voie de devenir l’un des peintres les plus importants de sa génération, celle du début du XXIe siècle. La rencontre fortuite de None est l’événement le plus inattendu qui soit, le plus improbable sans doute, mais une rencontre qui changera une vie, la sienne...
Sketches of An Apartment House
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An alpine cowgirl, a weary wanderer, a minor league baseball star, car sales man and wife, a priest, a struggling family, and an artist, living in a post-industrial American industrial city. This darkly comic series of vignettes weave together abstract portraits of an apartment building's residents in Troy, New York.
Redeeming Brother Murrihy: The River To Hiruharama
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Price: $7.79 USD. Words: 86,450. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Conrad Murrihy's mother is dying and she has one final wish: to see her eldest son Francis who has not contacted home in two years. Conrad embarks on an intensely personal journey, leaving his beloved Canada for distant, exotically spiritual New Zealand to bring his brother home. However, his encounters with the people, places and spirits of New Zealand force him to confront deeper family issues.
Sick Boy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,410. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dave is in his mid twenties and has been diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. Foregoing a cure he goes on a journey that has him quickly chasing the darkest corners of the American Dream, trying to find himself, and maybe save a few people along the way.
The Shoemaker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,430. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Shoemaker follows the lives of Pietro, who emigrates to America in the 1920’s, and Manny, his great-grandson, who moves to California from Pittsburgh in the 1990’s. Pietro is a shoemaker, and Manny is obsessed with finding the perfect pair of shoes. Both uncertain of changing societal roles, their lives intersect when Manny discovers an old photograph of Pietro and restores it back to life.
John Lennon and the Chicken Holocaust, A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
My mother considered the anniversary of John Lennon’s murder to be the most important date in American history. She even wrote our congressional representative every year about making it a national holiday. She had yet to receive a response. That did not stop her from holding a wake in his honor every year on the date of his death. This and other stories are available in Ghost Country: A Novel
Views from the Asylum
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 50,220. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A clinically depressed man attempts suicide and fails. He is placed in a mental care facility. Once there, he espuses his own individual wisdom and his views of the human condition.
Where Is the Love?
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two brothers, lifelong combatants who have nonetheless forged ahead with their relationship, come to some kind of understanding while travelling along Scotland's North Sea.
Sliding Past Vertical
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,350. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ten years after a brief college romance, Emerson and Sarah have remained comfortable, long-distance friends. Yet secretly he longs for her and is quick to offer comfort and support when her hasty decisions end in varying degrees of disaster. When her drug-dealing boyfriend lands her in deep trouble, she calls Emerson again. But is this the rescue that pushes their friendship to the breaking point?
Ode a Um Poeta Naturalista
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
O significado do amor, das relações, da vida e da própria morte são alguns dos temas centrais da literatura universal abordados neste livro. O enredo da narrativa, que assenta numa história de amor vivida de dentro é apresentado sob a forma de um conjunto de cenas ou quadros relativos à vida de um poeta "naturalista". Este livro venceu em 1999 o Concurso Literário Teixeira de Queiroz.