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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.
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 (...)
Globalocity - The Adventures of Raymond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,390. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Go around the world with an attitude. Explore human history, sexuality, religion, evolution, and even economics, all while exploring mostly poor countries with mini-adventures, in a fun way. Global velocity! Explore everything. Warning: Globalocity (the Adventures of Raymond) should only be read with an open mind.
O Assassino de Kyo
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 141,630. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 1, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Sempre tentei o meu melhor. Não vos vou mentir, existiram alturas em que me apeteceu desistir, em que eu pensei que nem o meu corpo nem a minha mente iriam aguentar, alturas em que eu opinei morrer.
2000 Tunes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,680. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mark Hopton is obsessed with Manchester music. It’s his escape into a better world. He needs that escape. His dad’s in prison; his violent brother’s only one step away; and they want him to risk his own freedom by smuggling drugs. Things are coming to a head. Nerdy obsessions and a vivid imagination won’t help Mark to evade the local gangsters. This is one summer Mark might not walk away from.
A Story Within, Too: The Collected Short Stories and Novellas of Jason Wallace, Volume 2
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories. Price: $2.09 USD. Words: 134,200. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is everything since the first volume, all of my new short stories and novellas, plus a short novel. Get everything from fantasy to horror to strange humor and more. Find out why my mind is so twisted up and mismanaged. I have too much running inside to ever stop. Get stories of murder, intrigue, mystery, an epic quest, real stories of the unexplained paranormal and much more!
League Of Mortals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 162,710. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
League of Mortals is the most honest thing you will ever read about illness: a razor-sharp story told with shocking candor, fierce wit, and deep compassion. Wesley Peary gets sick just before his senior year, and in short order loses his job, his friends, and his fun - everything but his mind. When that goes, too, he finds the only person who can help is in even worse shape than he is.
The Runaway
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,070. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tom and Son Jesus, two 12-year-old boys--one black and one white born the same hour of the same day--are best friends who spend their days dreaming, fishing, and trying to escape work. But their fun comes to an abrupt halt when they discover a human bone. This work is set in the 1940s and uses the relationships of two boys as a springboard for the beginning of desegregation in the South.
Beneath the Weight of Sadness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,280. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Beneath the Weight of Sadness is a novel about Truman Engroff, a gay, seventeen-year-old boy, living in an affluent, New Jersey town, Persia, who is brutally murdered one early Sunday morning. The murder becomes sensational not only for the fact that Truman is gay, but because the town is peopled with mostly wealthy conservatives who view anomalous lifestyles as a disruption to their world views.
Mors Tua, Vita Mea
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 131,660. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 7, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mors Tua, Vita Mea
Remixed Relics: Slippery tales of transformation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,550. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When Gus Adams runs into a story-collector in a shopping mall he launches into a series of semi-detached tales about his life as a baby boomer, mixing the sublime with the ridiculous as he races through the decades like a runaway train. Remixed Relics is a myth-mash of a novel about the search for meaning, love and identity in a world where fact and fiction twist around each other like snakes.
Pumice Seed
You set the price! Words: 102,540. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pumice Seed follows a troubled character who has developed figments of his imagination he thought were crushed long ago. Ultimately they have reappeared to torment, confuse, tempt and unleash his rage. Careful decisions must be made throughout, as to side with one of his inner demons angers another.
The Damnation of Corey / The Redemption of Tess
You set the price! Words: 209,660. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Based loosely on the book of Job, a woman asks God for permission to destroy the life of the most righteous person she knows, who happens to be her supervisor and childhood nemesis. In the aftermath of their shocking collision, both Corey and Tesla embark on perilous journeys to the edge of the abyss, where its damnation or redemption that awaits.
Twenty-One Days
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,020. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Oluomachukwu decided to return to Nigeria to serve her country by registering for the National Youth Service Corps —NYSC— scheme, she didn’t know what to expect. Her first experiences in Lagos, coupled with her personal life issues and activities in camp left her doubting her decision to sign up. But barely two weeks into the programme, she realised that the NYSC scheme had more to offer her.
Apart From Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,750. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Coming back to his childhood home after years of absence, Ben is unprepared for the secret, which is now revealed to him: his mother, Natasha, who used to be a brilliant pianist, is losing herself to early-onset Alzheimer's, which turns the way her mind works into a riddle. His father has remarried, and his new wife, Anita, looks remarkably similar to Natasha--only much younger.
The Puppet Master of Java
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,330. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
It begins with an argument between two backpackers and a taxi driver in Jakarta, Indonesia. It ends in Bali on the night of one of the most infamous acts of terrorism in the 21st century. More than a love story, more than an odyssey, THE PUPPET MASTER OF JAVA is an epic: a novel that captures a time and place that changed the world forever.
Esperando Ser Amado
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 185,440. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 20, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A vida de uma família se entrelaça nos acontecimentos festivos e trágicos e, a mais frágil, Justine, fragmentada por uma profunda depressão, arrasta o drama de uma união mal sucedida e acaba sucumbindo ao seu drama pessoal.
William Hart e a Tomada do Império
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 174,670. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 20, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
William Hart, um jovem que ainda mora no orfanato onde passou a vida, sempre se sentiu estranho em meio às pessoas, com as quais sempre preferiu não ter contato mais que o suficiente.
Mouse
Price: Free! Words: 121,910. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Native and non-native cultures clash in this northern Canadian romance.