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One Moment in Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,300. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
After a violent accident, Jack Barrett had a new outlook on life. He took on adventures that made him one of the world's most admired people. With each step, Jack grew as a person and a leader; risking himself and his family to save others. In the end, Jack was about to die, or was he? Prepare yourself for a surprising ending that questions the nature between life and death, reality and dream.
Fertility: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,240. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
A riveting story about two bright, young professionals who are as damaged by the modern world as they are successful. Fertility shows how small missteps can alter the course of a life forever. This is a book that will stay with you long after reading the last page.
The Work of The Devil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,950. Language: British English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
London 1641: The first revolution by the people for the people is about to begin. Patrick Growsby, a printer's devil soon finds himself embroiled in a series of murders while the crown tries to muzzle him as he begins the very first investigative journalism. A romp in the spirit of the times through the sounds, sights and smells of a ribald city about to explode into open rebellion.
Hound of the Meadows
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Arthur Meadows has been living two lies. The first will ruin him if it’s discovered. But the bigger lie is the one he’s been telling himself – that having a gorgeous wife, nice house, two kids and a dog is the same thing as being happy. When the first lie starts unraveling, the second one blows up altogether, and Art’s life spirals out of control in hilarious, sexy and occasionally deadly ways.
The Wake-Up Call
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,760. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On the surface he has it all: the women, the career, and the Central Park view penthouse, but behind his well-groomed and chiseled facade he has nothing. At least this is what he's about to realize. Find out how Jack gets his life-changing wake-up call in this fast-paced, heartfelt and funny novel about soul-searching, friendship, and love.
The Ghost Family
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,820. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Ghost Family is a quiet, contemplative portrait of a California family. Laurel and Mion are cousins who grew up close as sisters. But there is an unknown third branch of the family. Their half cousin Jane was raised in communes with her hippie mom. When she stumbles across letters that trace back to her married grandfather’s affair, a generations old secret begins to unravel.
Sevens
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 67,370. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
William Barnes, a 43-year-old consultant in Hong Kong, is at a tipping point. His wife is in remand prison, accused of involvement in the murder of a Chinese businessman. He is struggling to hide this from his kids. His new job tests his professional integrity. Over the long weekend of the Hong Kong Rugby 7s tournament, Barnes attempts to exorcise his inner demons and regain his self-respect.
The Snake Handler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,620. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Outcast Harrison Kitchen returns to care for his hospitalized sister and encounters the man who ostracized him: the community’s patriarchal pastor. Kitchen’s sister succumbs to her injuries. Her will demands he remain at the family home or risk forfeiting the generations-old property to the pastor. A perilous collision between the anti-heroic apostate and the revered holy man is inevitable.
Sometimes Y for Yak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,230. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hazy Burton comes of age in 1950's Alabama as she sets out to rescue abandoned dogs. Sometimes Y for Yak is the heartwarming story of a girl and her family, friendship, animals, sadness, tragedy and ultimate triumph as she learns the meaning of unconditional love, forgiveness and acceptance. Often comic with colorful characters, the novel will take readers on a journey they will not soon forget.
Animal Instinct
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,840. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young woman lands her "dream" job in the animal rights movement to find her boss a tyrant and the movement fractured in this fictional expose. "Her fast-paced book will keep you turning pages." - Jim Motavalli, E: The Environmental Magazine. "A must read," - Frank and Mary Hoffman, All-Creatures.com "I would sum this book up as 'The Devil Wears Prada for Vegans." - Beforewisdom
You Can't Use Your Cell Phone in Here - A Book of Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 1 review)
You Can't Use Your Cell Phone in Here is an eclectic assortment of a dozen short stories written by two authors over a period of fifteen years in at least three different parts of the United States. All told, the only genuine motif linking these thought-provoking stories is the authors' shared quest to resolve their characters' inevitable dilemmas.
Father Walther's Temptation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,830. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013 by Savvy Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
FATHER WALTHER'S TEMPTATION is the story of a man sheltered too long by his profession, "tempted" by life itself. Even the annual visit to his mother looms as just another disagreeable chore. But when his aging Ford gives up the ghost on the New Jersey Turnpike, the breakdown starts a chain of events and chance meetings that threatens to turn his life upside down.
Don Q. Public
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,810. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
If Don Quixote lived in modern America (in Toledo, Ohio, instead of Toledo, Spain), it would not be chivalry novels sending him out to be a questing knight. Today's Don Q. would grow his garden of delusions out of superhero comic books. When Don Q. Manchego takes the hero identity of Don Q. Public, his circle of comic book geek friends are concerned, moreso when his adventures actually succeed.
Amity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,630. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Reclusive neckbeard Timothy Berbee has exiled himself from the world, and spends his time huddled with the reckless, sinister population of a website called Amity. When they turn their collective poison on him, his life turns into a battle to reconnect with his lost humanity, and a race against his own apathy to save the life of a stranger.
Eviction from Quarry Cottages
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,110. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
John Cox is killed. Wife Bridget hangs on in the tithe cottage. Farmer wants her out. Union offers help. Daughter Sarah watches. Adultery, betrayals, another fatal accident, a crippling, grief, care, clumsiness, canoeing, love... all follow. Oh and there's a rabbit, some hens, and a cat called Spud.
What Beauty
Price: Free! Words: 182,260. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
How might the Olympian Gods we know from reading change if we were to allow our imaginations to see their true ages? Time changes all people — even gods — and when their day-to-day mischievous lives no longer play a role in human affairs, what then do they become? New York sculptor Minus Orth has an idea. He'll explain this all, and give our imaginations the figures to uphold.
Don't Be A Stranger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
....couldn't be more noir: Sep could be Philip Marlowe's brusquer, more antagonistic brother....There are moments when Sep's aggressive showmanship begins to crack when he softens his hard-talking abrasiveness with gentle coaxing, his belligerent repartee with moments of fluid interiority....told mostly through tough-guy banter, which allows the reader to move quickly with Sep.... Kirkus Review
Marshland Trinity
You set the price! Words: 155,760. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Three Louisiana stories of the Cajun experience during the 1950s told from the respective points of view of an aged trapper trapper on a pigogue chase of a mass murderer through vast marshes; an adolescent boy from a trapping, cattle-raising, farming family discovering his true place in the cosmos; and a young boy thrust into the painful ambiguities of McCarthyism and the Korean War.
Slip
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,840. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Andrew, by all outward appearances, lives a normal life. He has a beautiful wife, Erica, and two great kids, Nathan and Eileen. But behind closed doors, normal is slipping away from a depressed and anxious Andrew. Nathan’s recent diagnosis of autism leaves Andrew grasping at therapies and Erica, who moves into an apartment, in denial. How will things ever be normal again?
Brazen, a novel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,450. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Just because you are paranoid and have an over-active imagination, doesn't mean that you won't be drugged and forced to take part in bizzare, ritualistic sex acts with rodents. Or maybe it does. This is the tale of Brennan Frick, an intelligent young man who decides to leave everything behind for a fresh start as a reporter in Biloxi, Mississippi. Along the way he befriends Les, a man who is...

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