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Srikanta (Hindi)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 227,470. Language: Hindi. Published: June 26, 2014 by Sai ePublications & Sai Shop. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
मेरी सारी जिन्दगी घूमने में ही बीती है। इस घुमक्कड़ जीवन के तीसरे पहर में खड़े होकर, उसके एक अध्याापक को सुनाते हुए, आज मुझे न जाने कितनी बातें याद आ रही हैं। यों घूमते-फिरते ही तो मैं बच्चे से बूढ़ा हुआ हूँ। अपने-पराए सभी के मुँह से अपने सम्बन्ध में केवल 'छि:-छि:' सुनते-सुनते मैं अपनी जिन्दगी को एक बड़ी भारी 'छि:-छि:' के सिवाय और कुछ भी नहीं समझ सका।
Honeymooners A Cautionary Tale
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 137,990. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Carroll Ann Susco. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Amazon.com (June 24, 2014): "Ralph Crawford may be a talented short-story writer -- one of the best in the Bay Area, in America, in the 1970s; hell, in the whole English-speaking, late-middle-twentieth century -- but off the page he's only human. ... his (similarly human) buddy, Jim Stark -- a novelist burning with ambition, promise, and humiliation.... the lives....are changed....
Behind the Folding Fan
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 151,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a story of self-discovery and self-actualization. The main character, despite having realized the American Dream, is ill-at-ease in his cosmopolitan milieu. Sensing that something important is missing in his life, he hankers to relive experiences he once had in Asia. He naïvely seeks to renew, if not reinvent himself in Old Japan, which he considers his spiritual home.
Pratigya (Hindi)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,850. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications & Sai Shop. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
देवकी - 'जा कर समझाओ-बुझाओ और क्या करोगे। उनसे कहो, भैया, हमारा डोंगा क्यों मझधार में डुबाए देते हो। तुम घर के लड़के हो। तुमसे हमें ऐसी आशा न थी। देखो कहते क्या हैं।' देवकी - 'आखिर क्यों? कोई हरज है?' देवकी ने इस आपत्ति का महत्व नहीं समझा। बोली - 'यह तो कोई बात नहीं आज अगर कमलाप्रसाद मुसलमान हो जाए, तो क्या हम उसके पास आना-जाना छोड़ देंगे? हमसे जहाँ तक हो सकेगा, हम उसे समझाएँगे ...
Build a Blue Fire
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
There's been a disaster in Steina's family - how will she tell her reclusive mother? She leaves London and returns to her birthplace, a small Icelandic fishing village, where she must face up to family secrets and deal with the delusions of a complete stranger. She does none of this well.
Karmabhumi (Hindi)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,270. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications & Sai Shop. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
हमारे स्कूलों और कॉलेजों में जिस तत्परता से फीस वसूल की जाती है, शायद मालगुजारी भी उतनी सख्ती से नहीं वसूल की जाती। महीने में एक दिन नियत कर दिया जाता है। उस दिन फीस का दाखिला होना अनिवार्य है। या तो फीस दीजिए, या नाम कटवाइए, या जब तक फीस न दाखिल हो, रोज कुछ जुर्माना दीजिए। कहीं-कहीं ऐसा भी नियम है कि उसी दिन फीस दुगुनी कर दी जाती है, और किसी दूसरी तारीख को दुगुनी फीस न दी तो नाम कट जाता है।
Gaban (Hindi)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,000. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications & Sai Shop. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
बरसात के दिन हैं, सावन का महीना । आकाश में सुनहरी घटाएँ छाई हुई हैं । रह - रहकर रिमझिम वर्षा होने लगती है । अभी तीसरा पहर है ; पर ऐसा मालूम हों रहा है, शाम हो गयी । आमों के बाग़ में झूला पड़ा हुआ है । लड़कियाँ भी झूल रहीं हैं और उनकी माताएँ भी । दो-चार झूल रहीं हैं, दो चार झुला रही हैं । कोई कजली गाने लगती है, कोई बारहमासा । इस ऋतु में महिलाओं की बाल-स्मृतियाँ भी जाग उठती हैं ।
Sangram Part 1-5 (Hindi)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,020. Language: Hindi. Published: June 25, 2014 by Sai ePublications & Sai Shop. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
प्रभात का समय। सूर्य की सुनहरी किरणें खेतों और वृक्षों पर पड़ रही हैं। वृक्षपुंजों में पक्षियों का कलरव हो रहा है। बसंत ऋतु है। नई-नई कोपलें निकल रही हैं। खेतों में हरियाली छाई हुई है। कहीं-कहीं सरसों भी फूल रही है। शीत-बिंदु पौधों पर चमक रहे हैं। हलधर : अब और कोई बाधा न पड़े तो अबकी उपज अच्छी होगी। कैसी मोटी-मोटी बालें निकल रही हैं। राजेश्वरी : यह तुम्हारी कठिन तपस्या का फल है।
Love Will Make You Drink and Gamble, Stay Out Late at Night
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,220. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Christopher Meeks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
"Love Will Make You Drink and Gamble, Stay Out Late at Night" brings a number of Shelly Lowenkopf’s previously published short stories together in a single volume. All the stories revolve around life in Santa Barbara, the oceanside city north of Los Angeles, where people go after they've burned out in San Francisco or L.A.
Гран Виа (Български / Bulgarian)
Series: Български разкази. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,380. Language: Bulgarian. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
„Гран Виа” ще ви захвърли в близкото бъдеще. Тук Любомир Николов създава нови светове, а не само ги описва. Героите са непредсказуеми и запомнящи се. Тяхната неудържимост, брутална жизненост и дребни престъпления грабват вниманието, а наситеният език с малко думи казва повече. „Гран Виа” е роман зареден с идеи.
Palawan Story
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Under the cover of darkness, Kim, a young girl, is put by her mother on a crowded fishing boat to escape Vietnam. The derelict boat drifts for two weeks on the South China Sea before reaching Palawan, a refugee camp in the Philippines. There, an American immigration officer mistakes Kim for a sponsored orphan with the same name and sends her to America.
Wellspring of Love
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 63,150. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this third novel in the Water series, Riedweg quickly draws us into the turbulent world of the Cresswells' adopted daughter, Rachael. Now 16, Rachael yearns for more freedom and excitement than a prairie farm has to offer. While her younger brother is blissfully content tending cows, Rachael is not, preferring instead the company of her wild older cousin.
Secret Stories
Price: Free! Words: 28,100. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a book of just over 100 very short stories. Some stories are very very short. Other stories are a bit shorter than short, so rather very short.
La soledad del tirador
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: Spanish. Published: June 19, 2014 by Erres Proyectos Digitales, S.L.U.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Barcelona, años ochenta, un joven rememora su dura vida en aquellos tiempos, en un barrio periférico, de clase social baja, con la familia escindida y en medio de una sociedad en plena transición política, económica y cultural.
The Worship of Walker Judson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Divine Read! This tale, about Walker Judson, a charismatic healer, gone-bad, and the adoring young acolyte who entrusts him with her life, examines the abuse of power and why followers so eagerly relinquish their own. So, is Walker Judson truly a healer-gone-bad or a saintly soul whose paranormal talents are misunderstood? You, the reader, must decide. Amazon reviews are appreciated.
Dim Noo Abroad
Series: Desperate Women, #1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,300. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Welcome to the Eastern part of Nigeria, where obtaining a university degree and landing a good job are not the only ambitions of the young women in this unique community. They have vowed to do whatever it takes to find a husband. And not just any type of husband, but one who lives abroad.
The Heart's Duty Collection
Series: Spontaneous Choices · Spontaneous Choices Adventures · Infinite House of Books · The Heart's Duty. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 191,380. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three generations of women who make choices fueled by passion, and others influenced by them are in this collection. Includes four novel length stories - from new to previously released. Collects DISCOVERING THE HEART'S DUTY, THE HEART'S DUTY, REDEFINING THE HEART'S DUTY, and TOUCH THE STARS into a narrative about self-discovery. Part of the SPONTANEOUS CHOICES ADVENTURES collection.
Dia Linn - III - Le Livre de Wyatt (Díoltas)
Series: Dia Linn, Livre 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,020. Language: French. Published: June 14, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
À l'aube de la guerre de Sécession, Wyatt décide d'aller récupérer la mine d'or volée par Liam. Le frère d'Eileen est également bien décidé à honorer la díoltas celte, et à venger le meurtre de sa sœur… Il s'engage alors sur les pistes de l'Ouest, celles des trappeurs, des Indiens et des hors-la-loi, rejoignant un convoi de pionniers à destination du Colorado.
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.
Wilderspool Vaults
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,110. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Private detective Andy James returns to an 18 year old unsolved case. In previously considering the alternative ideology of a group calling themselves 'the grapevine' he uncovered, but failed to explain, the disappearance and possible murder of their leader. In returning to his questioning of key members of the grapevine Andy James comes to question their questioning of convention.