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Forbidden Liaisons - Twilight of Medicine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,350. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A teenager tells her mother that she plans to become sexually active. She is given an unpublished semi-autographical novel her physician-father wrote twenty years ago. It depicts the happenings in a failing Philadelphia hospital, including staff indiscretions. She then realizes that revealed past liaisons could ruin friendships among families, including her circle of friends.
Sarah, Serendipitous
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,260. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As an historian, Sarah finds writing the life of a great American house goes smoothly until the present is the topic. Aside from the house's forceful head, Simon, she faces his needy daughter and mysterious business partners. She is tested most by possible love with Simon's moody nephew and balancing her own family's wishes. When painful stories emerge, she must decide her duty.
La femme qui ne voulait pas être un oiseau
Price: $6.80 USD. Words: 70,380. Language: French. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Ce roman, hommage à l'oeuvre de Charlotte Brontë, fait vivre Jane Eyre et Edward Rochester à une autre époque, en d’autres lieux, les confronte à d’autres événements, d’autres mœurs. S’il reste fidèle à leur amour, il emprunte également des voies inédites et tente de nouvelles perspectives...
Twilight of the Ice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,030. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Twilight of the Ice, from acclaimed storyteller Harry Mark Petrakis, is a dramatic tale of revelation and redemption set against the backdrop of the 1950's Chicago rail yards. Balancing the realistic with the mythic, Petrakis chronicles the life of Mike Zervakis, a Greek immigrant and the last in the line of the strong, skilled railroad car icemen, in a profession destined to become obsolete.
Bahati Alikata Kiu
Price: $2.33 USD. Words: 20,170. Language: Swahili. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bahati Alikata Kiu ni hadithi fupi iliyoendelezwa kutokana na riwaya Kiu. Bahati, kinyume na waliowengi waliomwona kauawa na Idi, alipona na aliishi maisha ya fanaka.
The Wild Horses of Hiroshima
Price: Free! Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Think of a city whose inhabitants respect more than each other and their own interests. Its destruction would not be a crime against humanity but a crime against life. They might not bomb such a city. There is no moral reason for humanity to continue, if its ends are limited to itself. And this is how we must stop seeing ourselves. This is why we destroy each other."
Requiem of the Human Soul
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 111,010. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Eusebio Franklin, a school teacher from a small community, is faced with the most terrifying dilemma imaginable: should he carry out an act of mass terrorism in order to save the human race?
Faust Part One and Part Two
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,160. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
As much poem as it is play, Faust is the spiritual quest of a soul determined to explore the very nature of Reality, a revolutionary work that refuses to accept limitations, but, like Romanticism itself, embraces all, the natural world of everyday life, as well as the Great World of universal experience, the macrocosm as well as the microcosm.
PANGEA: Tower Hearts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
They never thought that the symbols of their love could carry so much power. Jesse and Evelyn faithfully nurture their taboo relationship (despite, and with, the 'help' of supernatural forces) while uncovering the dark secrets of their families' pasts. The bond between the two could be the only hope in erasing global segregation and returning the great First Pyramid to its former glory.
Did You Whisper Back?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,930. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Did You Whisper Back? is a psychological novel about family secrets and a disturbing portrayal of the fragility of the mind.
Show Me The Way
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,000. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by Writers AMuse Me. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Clyde Dupee, jailbird and alcholic, has fallen in love. Will Theron McGee, former beauty queen and GED counsellor, ever see her way to returning that love? Clyde has to try, despite the odds, and despite the hurdles his history and addiction will set in the way.
The Veranda
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,180. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
The Veranda is a beautifully crafted view of a complicated life from the vantage point of middle age. A woman has hunkered down in a modest retreat that's perched on a hillside in the Central American jungle. Fortified by her unshakable belief that all complexity can be understood if one thinks and writes enough about it, she spends every day on her veranda striving to gain perspective on the hodg
The Redheaded Stepchild
Price: Free! Words: 66,410. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In this coming-of-age novel, we follow the life of Cady O'Donnell as she meets, lives with, and loses one of the most influential people in the most formative years of her life.
Aim Low: A Story About Lowered Expectations
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,410. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
William Dunlop has set out to change the world through his ‘demotivational’ philosophical system and has lowered his own expectations for success. Angered by the wave of ‘self-help’ gurus peddling advice to a consumer market of folks looking for answers to life’s difficult questions, William sets out to correct the misconception that we need experts to tell us how to be happy.
Le Gang des bigoudènes - L'Intégrale I
Series: Le gang des bigoudènes. Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 70,220. Language: French. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sous le ciel de Paris s'aiment, se déchirent, se retrouvent ou se découvrent Anna, Tristana, Leila et Suzanna, quatre lesbiennes égarées dans les méandres de l'amour. Quatre femmes qui construisent pas à pas leur vie au rythme de leurs rendez-vous dans les cafés, de nuits d'amour tendres ou passionnées, de rencontres belles ou insensées. Follement libres d'aimer. Nouvelle édition.
All Things Considered
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,870. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(1.00 from 1 review)
In All Things Considered, we observe Margaret Lovell at crucial stages in her life, beginning at 10 when she imagines that Marilyn Monroe is her real mother. We observe her as a teen when she develops a rebellious, risk-taking nature and we follow her university and drug-use years and, in retirement years, her eventual reconciliation with her life experience.
Cosas Que (Nunca) Pasan
Price: $6.60 USD. Words: 55,440. Language: Spanish. Published: December 29, 2014 and represented by AGEEBOOKS. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
La cotidianidad de Pérez (a veces González) comienza a volverse algo delirante el día que un anciano sale del armario de su dormitorio, conminándole a seguir el hilo de unos acontecimientos que le son ajenos, como cuerda floja de cómicos sobreentendidos que lo condenan a un destino indeterminado. Tallón, marcado por Beckett y Pessoa, recuerda el «Amanece que no es poco» de José Luis Cuerda.
Accidental Child
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,720. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A futuristic, dystopian novel in the tradition of Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale and Piercy's Woman on the Edge of Time
The Implacable Absence: A Non-Idiomatic Improvisational Duet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,210. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Implacable Absence is a post-existential fantasy in which a mushroom man, a talking bug and a doppelgänger traverse Faerie, Nirvana, and other planes of existence in search of the Deadly Galerina, an ambiguous deity from the Kingdom of Fungi. The novel is written in the manner of a non-idiomatic improvisational duet.
Psychopomp Volume Seven
Price: Free! Words: 35,400. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Volume Seven of the Psychopomp anthology marks the start of a new adventure as it heralds FREE stories and the birth of Mysteria Press! 12 new stories for your eyeholes!