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Beulah's House of Prayer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Some storms bring destruction. Others bring salvation. On Black Sunday, the worst dust storm in history brings with it a choice: Sugar must decide whether or not to return home, leaving the hospitality—and love—of Barmy’s inhabitants. A stunning Depression-era literary novel with a touch of magical realism, Beulah's House of Prayer captivates until the very end.
The Second Book
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A quarter of a century ago, Andrew Barclay wrote a best-selling novel. He has never produced another book. Now a young PhD student from Los Angeles has tracked down the recluse to a backward town in a third-world Central American country.
A Day in the Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,060. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As reclusive Professor Emeritus George Gordon Bombazine rises at dawn on his seventieth birthday, he plans to kill himself that night. He knows precisely the time and place he'll suicide, yet hopes that something might happen today to make him want to go on living. As the day progresses, things do happen—sex, love, friendship, forgiveness. But do they happen in time, and will they be enough?
Something to Stem the Diminishing
Price: Free! Words: 41,420. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This short story and essay collection examines regret, love, loss, and literature.
Coinman: An Untold Conspiracy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,590. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Set in a small city in North India, Pawan Mishra's book is an intriguing and satirical tale of office politics and isolation pathos. Stylized and engaging, the book is packed with comedic gems that send up the pettiness of interpersonal relations, work, home, and friendships while simultaneously taking them painfully serious.
The Quarantined City
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,830. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Quarantined City: sealed off from the outside world, with only the sight of the ocean to remind its inhabitants of life beyond. But for Fellows life continues largely as before, until he tracks down a story by the reclusive writer known as Boursier and his old certainties fade as he becomes aware that the secrets of the city run deeper than he thinks...
All People's Lives Matter, a novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,850. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A transcendent story that follows a gritty, intelligent young suburban woman’s determination to live life on her own terms.
Ordinary Things
Price: Free! Words: 63,220. Language: Australian English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
From driving to work to outwitting the gods of death, remembrance day poppies, coin operated noodle bars, a call on a mobile phone, love and freedom in Iquitos, or war in the Congo, Ordinary Things reconnects everyday modern rituals and objects to extraordinary origins.
The Search For Intelligent Life on Earth: A Story of Love
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,190. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Can love really change us? Find out in Gerry Pirani’s heart-wrenching novel, The Search for Intelligent Life on Earth: A Story of Love. Spanning three continents, this tale of love speaks to identity, transcendence, and redemption. High concept fiction (literary). Part 1 in a series of novels and novellas.
Peter Friday Wakes Up
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,790. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Join Peter Friday as he struggles to understand and accept himself through the love of his friends and family. From the boring suburbs of his childhood, through the dynamic cities he chooses to live in, to the foreign capitals to which his fate draws him, “Peter Friday
From History to Chance
Price: Free! Words: 88,410. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
Ahsen is an articulate young man, a thinker, an escapist and a lover. He lives alone in Lahore, while his family is settled at his grandfather's farm in Dev Singhwala, Depalpur. He loves a girl but never shares with her what haunts him. When she asks him questions about his family, he lies to her. He is not a cheater; he is an escapist.
Heureusement que vous êtes là, Cécile!
Price: Free! Words: 74,150. Language: French. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Elle est belle, jeune et intelligente. Lui, est beau, riche et dominateur. Il cache au plus profond de son être, des blessures dont elle rêve de le délivrer. Son amour et sa..... STOP !!!!!! Combien de fois avez vous vu ou lu ce scénario ? Heureusement, Cécile est là !
Red
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,490. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
What's red? Blood? Roses? Wine? A dress? Lipstick? These stories have lots of red things in them. But nothing of any other color. There is a lot of red in these stories. You could say this book is red, redder or maybe even the reddest book that's ever been written. Meet the red dragon. Meet mean museum guard Toby. Meet the loves that were struck out of your life story by the red pencil of fate.
Pennies from Burger Heaven
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
"Eleven-year-old Copper Daniels is homeless and alone. She spends her nights sleeping beneath the cemetery’s Warrior Angel statue for protection, and her days battling the mean streets, hell-bent on discovering what happened the night her Mama disappeared. While Copper and her friends find danger at every corner, two horrors are certain: Mama’s really missing and someone’s after Copper, too.
Cuando ese árbol me alcance
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 69,750. Language: Spanish. Published: June 27, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Todo el Perú sufre porque el terror ha vuelto a las cumbres andinas. Tantos dictadores no han hecho más que hundir un país que sufre las consecuencias de tantos años de corrupción. Todos olvidamos que este país es más que Lima, su capital, donde tienen lugares hurtos y asesinatos donde los ciudadanos se ven envueltos en luchas diversas
Carnaval Humano
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Carnaval Humano”, es una selección de micro cuentos cuyo hilo conductor –y fin principal- es plasmar lo más básico de la naturaleza humana, compleja y simple a la vez, a través de variadas micro situaciones que ejemplifican los diversos prismas con que se mira el mundo, y cómo influyen estos en el proceso de la toma de decisiones.
Hollywood in Winter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,210. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Imelda London was the greatest rising star of her day in the heart of the golden age of Hollywood but by the end of her brief run she became a virtual unknown. Her reputation for fast living helped overshadow the secrets she tried to keep meticulously hidden from the public eye. Her life was remembered as short and self-indulgent but she left an indelible mark on the lives of those who knew her.
The Tale of the Sakabula Bird
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,200. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A successful artist in the autumn of his who has been living as a recluse meets a stranger one night at his regular watering hole in the bar of the Masonic Hotel in Boksburg. The stranger becomes intrigued by the eccentric artist and ends up spending the night listening to a strange and fascinating story about an incredibly beautiful woman who was a communist in the liberation struggle.
The Healing Place
Price: Free! Words: 126,810. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At 32, Franz Kane is owner-director of The Healing Place, appealing to an appreciative and ever-growing clientele seeking remedies for stress and formulae for fulfilment. The Healing Place has also been Franz’s escape from the past. But now, as one crisis after another challenges his own priorities, Franz has to decide whether it’s worth risking everything for the truth.
Ella
Price: Free! Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Stella is about a young woman’s struggle to survive during the Great Depression, confronted with abuse, poverty and the consequences of her own passionate choices.