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El Dorado Shuffle
By Morgan Nyberg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,610. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mac McKnight came to the city of Esperanza in the high Andes hoping to find an El Dorado of the spirit. He leaves it on the run. In the process does he abandon his only hope for peace? “El Dorado Shuffle” is a story propelled by conflict, outrageous behaviour and violence. Nevertheless, the entire novel is coloured by a rich and self-mocking humour, making it an unforgettable reading experience.
Kleptocracy, the Rule of Thieves
By Jonathan Bates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,800. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man adrift in life becomes tied to a boatyard community of like souls. These widely divergent characters find in each other the catalyst to move on from their personal doldrums to a new sense of purpose.
The Divine Dantes: Squirt Guns in Hades
By Andrew Barger
Series: Divine Dantes Infernal Trilogy, Infernal Trilogy #1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,230. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
If "The Divine Comedy" and "Catcher in the Rye" had a love child, "The Divine Dantes: Squirt Guns in Hades" would be it. The novel is the first in a trilogy of laugh-out-loud books paralleling Dante Alighieri's classic poem, "The Divine Comedy," where the characters of The Inferno are encountered in modern times with surprising results. Read this literary, rock, love story today!
Ashes Of Paranoia
By Robert Lee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,380. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Lawrence Mason’s mother dies after a lengthy illness, he is left to guard her legacy in the small community that she despised but refused to leave. A court-ordered psychiatrist and a much younger woman complicate his attempts to fend off the intrusion of locals. When the neighbouring fibreglass plant experiences a suspicious fire and lives are at risk, all eyes turn to Lawrence.
Confused by Design
By B. Tanner Fogle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,280. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Boy meets Girl - Girl is a lesbian - Boy becomes a Girl so they can be together.
Letters From Leonard
By S.E. Kennedy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 213,970. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Paul receives a phone call telling him his best friend has committed suicide, he begins reading Leonard's old letters in an effort to find out why. This turns into a journey of discovery as Paul becomes obsessed with tracing his friend's steps over the last days and months of his life. Along the way, he comes face to face with his own demons and self-destructive nature.
The Hand of Yemanjá
By Claudio Tapia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,140. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
We all look for ways to shed our skins from time to time, for a chance to look at the world through borrowed eyes. On a fog-drenched November morning the Ostia Antica pushes off from the port of Genoa, bound for Buenos Aires. The year is 1902.
Weight of Earth
By Stevie Mikayne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,440. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 23, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Ella is determined to uncover her mother’s past, but what she learns could destroy her family. Secrets run deep in her family. Ella’s mother refuses to talk about what happened—a secret Lydia also keeps tightly guarded, for reasons Ella doesn’t understand. ... "Weight of Earth" is a compelling story of how family loyalty entwines with personal secrecy, and what it means to be exceptional.
Her Life is Showing
By Alice Benson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 149,520. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Her Life Is Showing, the life and death drama of domestic violence is the backdrop to the daily struggle of the workers in a shelter. Manager Nancy, counselors Monica and Paula, and administrative assistant Becky must cope with terror, judgment, and burn-out.
Emilia (Family Portrait, Book Three)
By Christa Polkinhorn
Series: Family Portrait. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,880. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The O’Reillys are in trouble. Having two grown children, Karla finds out she is pregnant again and has to raise another child. Andreas is happy about being a father once more. Little Emilia, however, intensifies the tension that has been building between him and his wife of twenty years. EMILIA deals with the struggle of a family of artists, trying to keep the flame of love and creativity alive.
Hysteresis: An Asymmetric Account of an Individual Apocalypse
By David Keffer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
If St. John the Apostle had been a twenty-something twentieth-century post-existentialist, his book of revelations would have described a much different apocalypse, one tailored to fit a more independent and inward-focused generation. Hysteresis, the description of a path in which the distinctions between coming and going govern the outcome of the journey, provides such an alternate revelation.
Nukes on the 49th
By Michael Zrymiak
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 77,940. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nukes on the 49th is a techno-thriller depicting a struggle of wills between American and Canadian political forces that eventually results in the Canadian Prime Minister deciding to develop nuclear weapons. Two American nuclear accidents on Canadian soil had pushed him over the edge.
La Korrandine de Tevelune
By Saint Fromond
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 113,290. Language: French. Published: February 5, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Depuis le Moyen Âge jusqu’à l’occupation de Sourcarol par les Allemands, en passant par la fabrication des ponnes au xixe en Charente, les Chinels de Wallonie et bien d’autres choses encore, Vincent part à la recherche de La Korrandine de Tevelune, sur des chemins qui le conduiront du réel à l’imaginaire, d’une Korrandine à une autre.
As a Thief in the Night
By Chuck Crabbe
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 98,110. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014 by Open Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall. Only an act of shameful impiety offers Ezra Mignon escape and eventual salvation. But can he betray, and even murder, the God that his community worships? And can he live with the divine blood on his hands?
Pearls and Black Gold
By J Guthrie
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 111,980. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The novel crosses cultures and continents. With moments of tragic-comedy, it follows three generations of an Arabian Gulf family, whose lives mirror the mixed blessings that oil brings to their desert land.
Short Stories by a Short Author
By BF Oswald
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of well-crafted short stories by a talented author for your reading pleasure. Each story is a snapshot of a life or lives in transition. No two stories or the persons involved are alike. Their endings are often surprising and unpredictable.
Chasing Jupiter
By Cole J. Freeman
Series: Chasing Jupiter. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,940. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by Brown Wall Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As a crisis threatens to throw the United States into civil war, ordinary citizens struggle to survive. A new leader promises change, but his intentions remain questionable, especially when people begin to see signs of a hidden agenda. Nevertheless, even forgotten members of the lower class have potential to change the world, despite seemingly insurmountable barriers.
Ett slags testamente
By Ingela Bohm
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,250. Language: Swedish. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Det är något konstigt med Maria. Trots sin musikaliska talang går hon inte en solistutbildning, utan satsar i stället på att bli musiklärare. Trots att Tomas hänger efter henne som en igel, envisas hon med att klänga på den svale Johannes. Och trots att folk gör sitt yttersta för att dra med henne på roligheter, föredrar hon att stanna hemma och torteras av en död man. Detta är hennes evangelium.
A l'ombre des manguiers
By Guillerm Zamor
Price: $5.18 USD. Words: 65,720. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Extrait: "Voilà Ophélie est morte! Est-ce vrai? Comment le saurais-je? Il faudrait que je retourne sur les lieux de mes ancêtres, sur les lieux où tout se déroula, que j'aille dans la maison où les bougainvilliers dormaient à l'ombre du patio et que je réclame sa présence à nouveau pour savoir si elle est toujours là."
Boundless
By Brad Cotton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,450. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Is it possible to leave everything behind and start your life over again? Twenty-something friends Duncan and Ray take off on the road to determine just that. Leaving Phoenix and heading east, their only plan is to not have a plan at all — until, real life catches up with them.