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The Indian Shirt Story
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,020. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
If there's more than one side to a story, how do we know what is true?
Old Wolves--A Story About Second Chances
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,520. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this moving, often hilarious new work by the author of SLICED BUT NOT DICED--A LOVE STORY, Jared and Robin Aldridge find their family-circle-of-choice increasing rapidly when Jared takes a job at Karmyk, an ominously-named recycling company that's a magnet for misfit loners who have burned through their options.
No Permission Needed
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,340. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is just a story told by a man... But reading his story will change the way you think about your life. It will change the way you look at the relationships around you and the relationships you are in. It will give you reason to reflect more thoughtfully on your dreams. And more importantly, it will challenge your beliefs about your own, inevitable death.
Um Cravo na Igreja
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ela aguardou-o cá fora. Agarrou-se bem ao calor do seu casaco. Estava inebriada com o cheiro do seu homem. Ainda não se tinham abraçado, sentia que o tempo passava demasiado lento, estava quase a ponto de se expor na rua - arriscar-se-ia a uma multa, se preciso fosse.
O Mago
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 235,360. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lisboa, ano de 2010. Próximo do Natal, o inverno promete ser longo, frio e sombrio. Bernardo de Vila Nova, psicólogo e cidadão do mundo, não imaginava o que o esperava ao chegar a casa e sentar-se no velho sofá com um livro novo nas mãos.
Apricots in a Turkish Garden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This sparkling collection of ten short stories is similar to her other work in its deft narratives, sure characterizations, engaging dialogue and enchanting resolutions. Ironically, Apricots is also like Knowles’ other writing in that it is almost impossible to categorize. These tales draw the reader in through her seductive storytelling and summarily haunt the reader with her profound insights.
Esquiço
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 20,730. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
…Não mais haverá um tempo que se encontre comigo e eu deixe ir incólume, nunca mais. Agora, logo que o encontro vivo-o, consumo-o e quando ele quer ir, deixo… Mas comigo ficou a alma, o poder de fazer mais uma ruga, uma artrose, mas eu preciso deste tempo. Se não o consumir a minha vida vai-se, perde sentido, e o tempo aborrece-se de mim e parte de mim para outro.
The Weeping Willow
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set against the background of the emergency in Malaya – ‘The Forgotten War’ – the story follows the fortunes of four teenagers: Alec and his younger sister Pat, the children of a British Army officer stationed in Malaya; and Ah Ying and her older brother Chau Kum, who live with their grandfather in one of the Resettlement or New Villages.
Not So Merry-Go-Round
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Everyone possesses secrets buried in their pasts. Secrets best left locked away where they belong. Simon was no different, he vowed that his secrets would never be revealed and he would take them with him to his grave. When he meets a gruesome and untimely death however, his wife and daughters realised there was a great deal they didn't know about the enigmatic Simon.
Unkept
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Bannerwing Books. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Vienna and Heather navigate through a friendship born of circumstance, devised to assuage their ambivalence towards motherhood and their tenuous relationship with reality, discovering the art of forgiveness. With humor and poignancy, Ericka Clay’s debut novel, Unkept, explores the thorny landscape of childhood trauma and the ferocious politics between little girls—and the adults they become.
Writing This Ability: Parables and True Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
The stories in this collection represent more than just tear-jerking accounts of overcoming adversity and mislabeled disability, although I’ve told a few of those too. I’m more interested in exploring the potential of what we consider to be dis and ability through characters who are constrained by circumstance and societal expectation even as they fight against those limits.
The Poppy Field Diary
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,910. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sometimes it takes a moment. Sometimes it takes a lifetime. Sometimes a lifetime is not enough. In the days before the Russian occupation, Kabul's golden age, a young Afghan woman began a journey that we all take at some point in our lives—the journey to forgive. In an unyielding land, she discovered the grace that is within every heart.
The Resurrection of Osama bin Laden: A Novella
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
The author goes to Vegas to cover a Conference for Young Conservatives, but it’s a bust. He instead gets wrapped up in a much larger story, one that could bring down the presidency. Osama bin Laden is still alive. The author and his editor pick up the trail on the Vegas Strip, fend off rivals from Fox News, outmaneuver rogue agents of the CIA, and follow their leads to the outskirts of Khartoum.
Foison Surrounded
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Price: Free! Words: 95,730. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Just when he thinks he has met everyone's lowest expectations of him, and now is at last ignored by all the quirky townspeople of Foison Surrounded, he feels free to get comfortably settled into his lazy small-town desert boondocks lifestyle, Jack discovers gold. At its heart, this is an offbeat love story, with richly drawn characters and a surly giant.
Ladies and Gentlemen: Adam Wolf and the Cook Brothers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,750. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Ever dreamed of joining a rock band, getting rich, getting famous, and seeing the world through a private jet plane’s window?
October
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,260. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Trent Richards, the guitar god of Narcoleptic Souls, had it all. When he turned to alcohol, the band imploded, sending him on a spiral that left him broke, alone, and the target of his bitter fans. When his manager offers him a weekend gig, Trent takes it despite fears he's being set up. Trent must fight his fears and his destructive urges in an effort to reclaim his life.
Revolving Doors
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 148,660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in Thailand, Revolving Doors is the companion piece of Behind the Folding Fan focusing on Old and New Japan. Revolving Doors finds the hero exploring a new country to him as he tries to reconnect with his soul-mate.
Aisha - A Tale of Retribution
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,680. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Aisha – A Tale of Retribution is a story about poverty and beauty, opulence and misogyny, abuse and revenge, and of an unexpected form of triumph. Aisha Sayuno is a bright and strikingly beautiful young girl whose only crime in life is to have been born poor in a country where poverty is rampant, and into a family of five girls.
Alarme em Barcelona
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 26,450. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 27, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alarme em Barcelona
Pequenos, Grandes Tiranos
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 93,230. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 27, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Arold era um dos meninos Pobres, separado dos Ricos por uma vedação, que dividia a sua escola em duas, apesar de a sua metade ser muito menor que a outra. Esta fora a primeira vez que teve conhecimento de que existiam regras e classes sociais. Começou a prestar mais atenção ao funcionamento da escola e como ela era dirigida.