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Conclave Spring 2016: Writing for Change
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,920. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2017 by Babylon Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The focus for this issue is "Writing for Change," reminding us that literature matters and words can change the world for the better. “Literature and writers have always been at the forefront of positive change,” says Editor-in-Chief Lara Bernhardt. "Conclave wants to create a meeting place where writers and words can, to quote Joseph Conrad, 'teach us how to see.'"
The Chords of War
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 111,600. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Inspired by Sam Gonzalez’s true story, "The Chords of War" is the tale of punk rock teenager Max Rivera from Florida, who seeks purpose as he tries to understand why his life always teeters between music and mayhem. After he's kicked out of his band on tour, he joins the Army and finds himself in the surge in Iraq. To deal with the horrors, he creates a band. Will Max and his friends make it?
Comigo ninguém pode - produto, serviço ou marca
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,870. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Comigo ninguém pode - produto, serviço ou marca" que se constrói na ação, no trato corporal laborado em que os atores buscam um real que não se sustém frente a artificialidade da forma publicitária, cinética de suas falas em movimento. Tempo, forma, movimento e ritmo desembocam em ações que aparentam não produzir saídas a levar o público a conclusões trágicas e cômicas entre a crueldade dos atos.
How Rich is Henry?
Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story designed to entertain the commuter to or from work. Can the love between Mel and Henry survive the legacy that has made him rich? Will Henry permit Mel to drown herself in his stream? Will love find a solution? A romantic cliff-hanger.
Rattle: When Even Wealth Misses the Itch
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 98,860. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Rattle is a feisty, multi-layered family saga set in Southern Florida and Jamaica where rural farmers, corporate button-downs, art world bohemians and technology millennials clash over property, bodies and conflicting agendas. A timely comedy-drama, follow the Proctars through betrayal, a corporate ruse and foreign gambits that expose the dangers of cultural naiveté.
Travessia - sonhos
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
"Travessia - sonhos" possibilita ao leitor vivenciar a experiência de uma partida alucinada em direção a um fim possível, a ser desvencilhado. Há uma carga violenta de formas, imagens e sonoridades que acompanham a trajetória da narrativa. Atravessar o tempo e o espaço para recair sobre si mesmo. pmnt
O amor de nós dois
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
O encontro de duas pessoas muito diferentes faz com que o entrelaçamento arte, compreensão e afetividade desenrole a trama em que o leitor participa no ritual de passagem em "O amor de nós dois". pmnt
Lost in the Clouds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,490. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Neville Canton was about as average as any man can be. He had a mediocre job, a pleasant wife, an on-going feud with his sister, and an average case of cancer that took his life. But death wasn’t the end of his problems and even average people have to learn to overcome. Now trapped in a cloud between the living and the dead, he must find his way to the afterlife.
Brinwood
Price: Free! Words: 20,590. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Brinwood, few come out alive. The community of this town is forced to survive under the control of harsh religious fanatics. Traitors are murdered and displayed as a warning to keep their subordinates brainwashed and worshiping.
Just Under the Sky
Price: Free! Words: 29,820. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Far off in the mountains is a village surviving in turmoil. Constantly under the threat of food shortage, villagers live their lives in fear of the neighboring forest. It’s evil. It’s something they do not understand; something they can never understand.
Jenni Button's Journey Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When tragedy befalls a little girl, she must embark on a journey of life and death.
Confessions of a Middle-Aged White Man
Price: Free! Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
He's a cynical, bitter, tiresome man with outrageous stubbornness. A man you would be ashamed to know... too bad he's likely your father.
All the Tomorrows
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,410. Language: British English. Published: November 6, 2017 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Sometimes we can’t escape the webs we are born into. Sometimes we are the architects of our own fall. ~ Akash wants a love for all time, not an arranged marriage. When Jaya, his new wife, discovers he is having an affair, she takes her fate into her own hands in the form of a lit match.
Just Like That
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: American English. Published: November 6, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
JUST LIKE THAT by Les Edgerton is based on an actual trip the author took with an ex-prison cellmate under similar circumstances as protagonist Jake Mayes does in the narrative. The scenes in Pendleton are also based on true experiences he had while incarcerated.
Getting Gay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.21 from 14 reviews)
Noah Henderson's mother marries a man she met on the internet and his life becomes much different. He is moved to Utah and baptized. When he meets Chase, Nick, and Andrew, he does not know the true horror of what they had in store for him. Getting Gay is a book about religious extremism; overcoming sexual assault; and coming of age. A sometime soul wrenching, and other times heart warming read.
Australia
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: Australian English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Australia is a short story of historical fiction, written as a way to capture the harsh environment of the Australian Outback. It tells the story of Thomas and his family living on their farm in the year 1920 when Queensland was hit by an unrelenting drought followed by flash flooding.
Raghavee: The Immoral Housekeeper
Price: Free! Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this novella there are echoes of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles and Far from the Madding Crowd. The setting is rural and in a sense it is also idyllic. The daughter of an Indian shop keeper is pursued by an eccentric suitor. An unexpected turn of events results in the daughter becoming the suitors house keeper.
Left Bank Right Bank
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,830. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A kaleidoscopic journal of 20 years in Paris, from 1988 to 2008. During that time the Berlin Wall fell, the European Union was created, and 9/11 ushered in a new age of growing xenophobia. This is not dreamy, romantic Paris, but everyday Paris, revealed through its immigrants, artists and artisans. Written with a light and humorous touch, it's a new look at an American in Paris.
Voyeur in Tangier
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,010. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s 1974 and Anthropologist Liora Womack has gone to Morocco to take back her life. A prison camp is a lot more than barbwire and guards. The Nazi Colonel who had imprisoned her so long ago was living in Tangier, an old man but not too old. She was ready to face him now, to say what needed to be said for so many, many years.
The Newtonberg Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,640. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Available for the first time in a one-volume collection, THE NEWTONBERG STORIES includes the complete texts of WELCOME TO NEWTONBERG, ALL THAT REMAINS, and BACK TO NEWTONBERG. Updated, corrected, and including a brand new bonus short story!