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Alton & Eugenia: Twelve Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,740. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Eugenia was the greatest sorceress of our age, though she took pains to make sure that no one knew of it. Her mission was simply stated, though not to easy to accomplish, to reduce the sum total of misery on planet Earth. To aid her in this endeavor was her comrade in arms, Alton, a reluctant zombie, unwilling to come to terms with either his death or his love for Eugenia.
The Last Long Walk Home
Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A retired man gets lost on his daily walk, and heads on a journey through his colorful past.
Benevolent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,640. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this award-winning, magic realism tale, all threads come together to paint a picture of the 80s and 90s in the Midwest, an intense and disaster-prone girl coming of age, her complicated ties to friends and family, and the legends that bind them all together, shaping their destiny. Includes a reader's guide and a sneak peak at the next book in this unconventional series.
Falling Out of Cars
Price: $5.54 USD. Words: 75,020. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
'Noon navigates his dystopia with tremendous verve… As well as being a road novel, Falling Out of Cars also toys with being a fantasy quest, thriller, and social allegory before thumbing its nose at the lot of them and creating a vivid, unique space of its own.' _THE TIMES
The Rest of Her Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,200. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Discovering she has terminal cancer, Jill searches for a way to give her final days and life meaning and to create her legacy. In this story of how we give value to our lives, and of how we must take responsibility for our actions, the unusual path Jill chooses leads to conflict with friends, family and the law, and forces her to deal with events that turn her plans upside down.
Cuento kilómetros
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,440. Language: Spanish. Published: February 11, 2013 by Erres Proyectos Digitales, S.L.U.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Cuento kilómetros" nos retrata, esa fiebre que nos invade en la adolescencia y que nos empuja imperiosamente hacia delante, nos lleva a recorrer caminos, a tener vivencias, a disfrutar o a sufrir. En realidad, da lo mismo una cosa que la otra, porque todo es engullido por esa punzante pasión de vivir.
Меня укусил бомж
Price: Free! Words: 18,740. Language: Russian. Published: February 11, 2013 by Andriy Demidov. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Увидеть Париж... В этом сразу сошлись наши интересы с автором. Читать или не читать вопрос не стоял. После появившегося интереса к "руке автора", взор упал на рассказ "Женщина от сорока до пятидесяти" - ну как бы обо мне. "Надо быть повнимательнее к себе", - подумала я, прочитав рассказ. Интерес рос. Потом прочитав рассказ "Меня укусил бомж" - сомнений больше не осталось.
Fwish and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,530. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From a little fish with a wish to the heart of the heart of the homeland -- from Nottingham to the Alamo -- from mother to daughter, hero to homeless stranger -- home is the myth we all want to cuddle up in ... the myth that is just out of reach, or else inescapable.
Friends first! A meuse river epic
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,010. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Friends First !” Is an illustrated persiflage of an epic dedicated to the author’s friends living in "La Haute-Meuse", the valley of the river Meuse in Belgium near the border with France. In seven rocambolesque and sometimes absurd “chants” the friends’ adventures are told. This epic is mind boggling and contains explicit adult material.
Standing at an Angle to My Age
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 41,820. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
P.W. Bridgman's fictional writing explores universal themes of forgiveness and redemption, of love and loss, of hope and hopelessness and darkness and light. The author is concerned – as are so many of us – with the lineaments and poetic chiaroscuro of seemingly ordinary lives...
A invenção de um conto de fadas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,120. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
Seria bom que todas as histórias entre duas pessoas que se gostam terminassem em verdadeiros contos de fadas. A vida é outra coisa. Se querem uma história em linha recta, não leiam este romance. No início, é uma chama que arde lenta. No meio, fala de amor como apenas o amor sabe falar de si. No fim, umas coisas acabam e outras começam. É um fim um bocado mentiroso.
El cadáver de Porqueriza
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,170. Language: Spanish. Published: February 9, 2013 by Erres Proyectos Digitales, S.L.U.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
En un pueblo de la Castilla profunda y tardofranquista, una noticia escalofriante y a duras penas creíble recorre el pueblo, causando el asombro del vecindario: el hijo del alcalde es homosexual. Esta conmovedora nueva, que hace santiguarse a las gentes, marca el inicio de un drama de ferocidad desconocida en los contornos, una tragedia con resultado de varios muertos.
Bully
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,360. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
Sam wants to be free like every regular student at his high school, but he is not. He discovers his humility, and his attempts to escape his bullies are not enough. Daily struggles with life at home and in school yields nothing positive. He is furious with his bully stepfather, and schoolmates.
Bleed Through
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,510. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Former journalist turned journalism teacher Larissa Johanssen moved back to her hometown to escape the violence she once covered on a national stage. Until that violence strikes her high school, her students. Now, she must help her students deal with the type of coverage that drove her to the breaking point. And she must revisit parts of her past she thought long buried.
The Enigmatic Mr. Dawsley
Price: Free! Words: 38,380. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
If an immensely wealthy eccentric chose you out of the blue to become his new companion, would you accept? Thurgood Truman would. On the island of Atlantia, Thurgood Truman has been chosen to accompany Mr. Dawsley, a strange and reclusive, yet exceptionally wealthy man, around the island as he attempts to be more like the common man.
Fair Dinkum Yarns from the Australian View
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: Australian English. Published: February 6, 2013 by MetaPlume. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Get ready to laugh, to be moved and to soak in the spirit of the Outback. It is rare that an Australian, who had such wonderful experiences in their youth as a stockman, comes to fictionalise those times with such candour and humour. This anthology will take you back to Outback Queensland in the 1950s and 60s, where vast skies and plains were the backdrop to mateship, boozing, thieves, sheep dogs
Loving Edith
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,120. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Edith Seagrace comes to New York City for a summer internship at the sophisticated literary magazine, Ubu. Although she knows only one person, her flamboyant friend Clarence, over the course of a sultry summer, she will discover others, of a previous generation, who hold the secrets to her past.
Ready Reference Treatise: Bleak House
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 73 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 95. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Bleak House” is one of the most famous novels written by Charles Dickens. It was first published in twenty monthly installments from March 1852 to 1853.
Gambling on Magic
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 116,960. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Drama
Gambling on Magic is set in Bangkok where life is more than good for Joey Balfour, ex-patriot gambling king, former TV personality, and the current owner of the mysterious and exotic Feng Shui Flower Shop in downtown Bangkok. Then ex-chief of security arrives in Bangkok to reopen an old unsolved Las Vegas casino theft...
Lily's Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 287,940. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Canada
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lily’s Story tells the tale of a remarkable pioneer woman, born in the backwoods of Ontario in 1840. Lily’s struggle to survive and grow and discover her place in the scheme of things is complicated by the travail of frontier living, and the impact of historical events themselves. Lily’s Story is part history and part fable, with historical personages and a bizarre gallery of local characters.