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Moses Trod
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 225,060. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A drama of contrasts where two generations intertwine through the life of one man, encountering music, wealth, women, artists, good times and bad as he struggles to come to terms with life and love, always meaning to leave the world a better place. Beneath this fast flowing story lies Moses, a tramp who wanders the streets and hills. 'It was the hills that made him...'
Of Lion Paw and Tiger Jaw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Humans may not be the only animals who crave freedom. In these stories, we enter the minds of thirteen wild creatures and the people interacting with them. No anthropomorphizing here--these beasts may be sentient, but they do not think like us. Whether we encounter an eagle nervous about an approaching photographer or a tiger aching to kill a deer, we step through these pages into an alien world.
Disease Beyond My Practice--Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,060. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
No one can survive a bi-polar universe without a healthy dose of madness. An infectious disease doctor falls in love with a dope addict/real-estate agent. A paranoid schizophrenic decides he must render himself sterile. A meth freak tries to destroy his surgeon with a stolen tank. In these stories, set in today's crazed world, the only way to acquit oneself may be through the insanity defense.
The Book of Live Wires
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,300. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The eagerly anticipated sequel to Gayle Brandeis' beloved Bellwether Prize-winning novel The Book of Dead Birds is now available exclusively as an ebook. Narrated by Darryl Sternberg, Ava Sing Lo's love interest from The Book of Dead Birds and now her husband and the father of their baby, The Book of Live Wires is an electrifying novel about love, identity and family secrets.
Clarity
Price: Free! Words: 65,460. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Clarissa Farrell awakens one morning with the certain knowledge that a friend has died. Coincidental dream or precognition? Investigating the phenomena leads to recognizing more of her own uncanny perceptions. But when an interested reporter turns out to have fraudulent motives, she is left to question all of her new found abilities.
Lord of Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,960. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Trace: a country where magic is dying out. A country at war with itself. A country where the prophecies of the Book of the World have started to come true. Bligh: a young foreigner, drawn irresistibly to the war in Trace. A man who has rejected religion, yet appears to be possessed by one of the six Lords Elemental. Bligh thinks he's going mad, but if he is then it's a madness shared by others...
Delicate Wedding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
With his younger son's wedding approaching, Frederick Adelson decides to try and persuade his dissolute and detached older son, Elias, to join the family at the wedding after a long separation. Frederick sends two old friends of Elias, who ineffectively try to work on Elias while the rest of the family prepares for the upcoming celebration.
Scar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,500. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dermot Fallon has a disease. Currently hospitalized in Vancouver, he recreates with lunatic clarity the circumstances surrounding his recent trip to Ireland to bury his father, and his own schizophrenic breakdown. *Scar contains strong language and is not suitable for young children. Discretion is advised.*
Cold Coffee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,550. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Norwegian immigrants Eric and "Bus Andersen go through the booming 1920s in California, then lose everything in 1929 and wind up on the dole in Brooklyn New York. Eric splits for far-off war work and Bus strikes out on her own.
Meggie Blackthorn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Suitable for all ages. Early 1960s. When eleven-year-old Meggie's feckless Dad doesn't pay the coal man and they have no hot water, she decides to take matters into her own hands. With her younger brother, Jack, she sets off to find the free coal she knows can be found in the pit heaps opposite their village. When she and Jack return home from their adventure, she's in big trouble
Tom Hubbard Is Dead
Price: Free! Words: 57,210. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The year is 2002 and the Afghanistan and Iraq Wars are in their infancy. The military favors policies that keep the truth under wraps. In such an atmosphere, thirty-seven year old Lieutenant Tom Hubbard is killed in action, his remains are returned to the small New England town he turned his back on years earlier. Iraq War hero, dutiful son, dedicated brother, faithful partner ... or was he?
After the Snows
You set the price! Words: 92,890. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man is hospitalized and meets a woman. As their story unfolds so does the particular story of the man and the reasons for his being there in the first place. It is through this love that he improves.
Meltdown
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What is the thin line that separates fantasy from reality? What marks the boundary between good and evil? The characters in Meltdown each face a decision, a crossroad which will determine their future destiny. Each short story shares themes of loss, of searching, and, yes, sometimes of destruction. Some may survive; others may not.
Dancing on the Moon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,040. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
From the author of Where the Rainbow Ends and The Haunted Heart, this debut collection of short stories, first published in 1993, was praised for its courageous and compassionate depiction of the impact of AIDS on gay men and their families and friends.
Sarah's Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,490. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Sarah’s Story takes an unflinching look at the the bitter apartheid years. Sarah Khumalo is a farm worker, who works all her life for the Crewe family on their smallholding in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Her family story is the story of the Poqo uprisings, forced removals, small town consumer boycotts, change and murder. The novel won the 1996 Bertram’s Literature of Africa Award.
Soldier, Lily, Peace and Pearls
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,910. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011 by Deux Voiliers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The novel spans the period from 1975 to the present day. Two children and their families become the victims of persecution when the Communists take Phnom Penh and Saigon. Three years later, they meet in a refugee camp in Malaysia where the boy, Quan, becomes the protector of his adopted sister Minh Chau.
Broken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,920. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Broken is the bittersweet journey of a man desperately trying to come to terms with his wife’s suicide only to discover that he never truly loved her, but loved another woman instead.
The Savior of Turk
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 98,720. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A porn store, 200 ft. Jesus and a fainting kid from India. Just another day in Turk, Missouri.
Cooler than Jesus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,370. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Relationships are rekindled and old friendships are tested when Boone unexpectedly returns to Oklahoma under mysterious circumstances after living in New York for a year and appearing on a reality TV show. In the tradition of Don DeLillo and Raymond Carver, Cooler than Jesus is a novel about twenty-something Americans who are detached and jaded, but also still searching for purpose.
The Tumours Made Me Interesting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,240. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by LegumeMan Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hello, my name is Bruce Miles and my life means nothing to no one. I was the sort of person you didn’t notice. I wasn’t worth noticing. Just a talentless nobody destined to die alone and unremembered. Then I was diagnosed with terminal cancer and everything turned around. You see, it turns out I have a gift for illness...