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The Wedding of Anna F.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this novella by the acclaimed author of The Medusa Tree and The Deadwood Beetle, an elderly Jewish woman tells an Arabic student who has come to interview her for a research project an incredible tale: that she is Anne Frank, the author of The Diary of a Young Girl and the most famous victim of Hitler's Germany. As the interview progresses, tensions grow between the pair...
Wall of Dust
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As one reviewer has said: "Wall of Dust is a novel both timely and timeless in its examination of those trapped by the conflicts of Palestine and Israel. It tells a stunning story of divided loyalties, love, fear, and personal sacrifice. Novels such as this let us begin to feel deeply the true complex realities on both sides of this endless struggle in the Middle East."
Trio of Lost Souls
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 89,160. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Bill Vincent is a killer … in the name of justice. Not that the law would agree. With one murderous act of retribution for an attack on his wife, he leaves behind respectability and hits the road. After taking on a series of odd jobs, he meets Jim Garret, a like-minded spirit whose thirst for justice equals his own. They join together to beat the corrupt bossmen at their own political game.
Meu Reflexo Não É Você
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 48,600. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
O que fazer quando você se apaixona pelo alvo da sua irmã logo depois de chegar a uma cidade nova, onde não conhece nada nem ninguém? E quem não se apaixonaria por um garoto tão perfeito quanto ele? Elas são gêmeas idênticas, que de idênticas não tem nada.
A Última Viagem
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 199,000. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nunca é tarde para um homem se ver confrontado com o desconhecido que o convida a entrar por ele adentro, fazendo-o crer que, assim como entra, basta querer, e sai dele como quem para de comer tremoços.
Good Grief
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,230. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
While trying to make a long distance relationship work. Pete struggles to keep what they have together, and is soon befriended by his landlady, whose ulterior motive is to persuade him to help her bear a child before it's too late.
Missionary Dating and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Affectionate, funny, sometimes dark and never terribly literary, these five short stories by a talented novelist put you in the shoes of ordinary people trying to survive the ridiculous, the inevitable, or the unthinkable.
The Little Girl Who Changed My Life
Price: Free! Words: 37,860. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Amit Duggal finds a one and half year old Divya under a tea vendor's kiosk. Just when he is about to hand her to the cops, he learns that she has extreme stage lung cancer and he decides to take care of her on his own.The little girl who changed my life is about Amit's relation with a total stranger and the changes that she brings along, which transforms him as a person.
Capreol: The Story of a Roebuck
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 57,350. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015 by Henry Williamson. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Capreol" is the story of a young buck deer growing up in the chalk hills and ash woods of the South Downs of England. It traces the drama of Capreol’s birth, life and violent death; his early explorations of the forest; the fears that haunt him; the fever of the rut; and his encounters with a rival. There is constant shadowy presence of two men, the menacing 'grey man' and the benevolent watcher.
Circuits of the Wind (Volume 1)
Price: Free! Words: 81,060. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Confiteor Media. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Volume 1 of Circuits of the Wind, an ambitious literary coming-of-age novel in three volumes, follows a young Raymond from his '70s childhood to the home computers and bulletin boards of the '80s, where he leads a double life as a wanderer of the wires. But when even his virtual best friend unplugs, Raymond might have to leave it, too—because isn't real life supposed to be offline?
La trata. Corrupción e indiferencia.
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 48,140. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La trata de niñas y jovencitas es verdadeamente un flagelo, que se entiende que haya prosperado únicamente bajo el amparo de la corrupción. Preocupada siempre por lo social, se me ocurrió escrbir esta novela, como un medio de acercar a los lectores, padres, madres y jovencitas, un tema que a veces preferimos no ver o creer que no existe, pero que puede sorprendernos en cualquier momento...
The Ribs and Thigh Bones of Desire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,510. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
In a small New England town in 1977 a widowed physics professor and the sixteen-year-old girl who used to babysit his daughter forge a bond rich with potential scandal as they try to help each other survive terrible losses. This provocative coming-of-age novel asks: Is there ever a time when doing the wrong thing might be exactly right?
The Chronicles of Jasper and Gary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,760. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Lisa Buchan. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A frustrated Manhattan accountant, Jasper decides to make the leap from decimal points to art. His wing-man Gary is far more interested in the girls they meet. Secretly, he begins to chronicle their adventures. "A witty and unpredictable account of romance, art and sexual anarchy. A book to cheer you up and restore your delight in the written word” Smackfiction Reviews
Mikawadizi Storms
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,170. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Freelance journalist Evie Arnold agrees to cover the emerging conflict between mining magnate Clive Gready, who plans to dig an open-pit mine in the Mikawadizi hills, and La Roche Verte Indian Nation, who intend to stop him. As she watches and records, the conflict spirals from serious to severe to ominous. and finally explodes into an epic battle between good and evil.
Last Métro to Bleecker Street
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
A gripping, lyrical, spiritual, erotic and despairing journey, Last Métro to Bleeker Street plunges the reader into the streets cafes, souls, poetry, folk music, sexual hunger and despair of Paris and New York’s Greenwich Village of the 1960s.
Hojas de clavel
Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 69,770. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2015 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Una tragedia se cierne sobre dos jóvenes optimistas y pletóricos de vida que acaban de conocerse. ¿Qué les ha pasado a José Luis, un estudiante del París de los años sesenta, que ha quedado prendado de Carole, una hermosa francesa de origen cubano, que estudia Historia en la Sorbona?
Telling Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,730. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Steven Spalding is a mild, unexceptional civil-servant, overweight and solitary. But he has a secret. An alter ego in the form of wise-cracking, anarchic and exceptionally rude Eric Dombey. As Eric, Steven can become the self he sometimes wishes to be, but as events in his life slip out of control, the boundaries between real and unreal blur – all is not as it seems...
Seeking the Divine Spark: A Satire in the Style of Evelyn Waugh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A NOVEL in the style of Evelyn Waugh’s early satires, satirising the way the media, lawyers and sundry activists deal with clerical sexual abuse. It is a tale of outrageous hypocrisy that will sometimes make you laugh, sometimes cringe, and sometimes leave you appalled, but will always be ‘glittering’ in its satire, as one reviewer put it. See reviews: http://www.gerardcharleswilson.com/my-books/
Rehearsal: In Refluent Waters
Series: Rehearsal, Book 4. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 249,040. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Still reeling from the devastation of a major loss, Raucous flounders in the waves, both as a band and individually. Through the aftershocks, they grasp onto anything that may steady them: old friendships, burgeoning concepts, and new loves. Rolling out of the Seventies into the Eighties, the band must change with the personal and musical tides while trying to stay afloat on the charts.
Sentidos
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 113,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 8, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Talvez possa ser difícil imaginar encontrar num só livro uma explicação completa da vida humana em sentido de ser, mas é precisamente isso que foi procurado disponibilizar ao leitor, uma experiência única de revelação e de interpretação, onde foi procurado que o conhecimento criasse possibilidades realistas (...)