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Trixie
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,130. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A satirical look at strip clubs and feminine sexuality in the American media. -trix: feminine, agential suffix, from Latin.
The Next Step
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,470. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Older and wiser, David Camden starts life over again with nothing more than a dream. And the courage to take the next step. His second chance is a tale of love and redemption.
Bangkok Noir
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 64,320. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
(5.00 from 1 review)
This first ever noir anthology of Bangkok, twelve seasoned and internationally known—Thai and Western—writers have come together to make a powerful collection of crime fiction short stories that portray the dark side of this Asian metropolis where the lives of most citizens seem as far away from heaven as its Thai name Krungthep is distant from its meaning—City of Angels.
Henry Fuckit Kills Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,940. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Henry blunders into the job of storeman in the Simonstown naval dockyard, he has no intention of doing any work. But he finds no one expects him to lift a finger. To alleviate the boredom of a futile existence Henry and his indolent colleagues while away the hours by drinking Vrotters, engaging in pseudophilosophical discussion and quasi scientific research using misappropriated naval stores.
The Immortal Mouth and Other Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A collection of sixteen short stories dealing with classic American themes of heroes and mentors, roller-coaster relationships, sports, coming of age, and aging. These stories deal with humanity's goodness and wickedness, loyalty and betrayal, rage and exultation, triumph and defeat.
La tierra desnuda
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 16, 2011 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La última oportunidad de emprender una nueva vida se abre ante el protagonista de "La tierra desnuda". Sin embargo, cuando ya el viaje hacia esa nueva oportunidad es inminente, un repentino crimen parece cerrar al protagonista todos los caminos, y aun hallándose al otro extremo del globo, la fatalidad parece arrastrarle de vuelta.
Bangkok Blondes
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,490. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Very few books on Thailand are written by women. 'Bangkok Blondes' is one of the first. It reflects the lives of creative women who live and write in Thailand - The Bangkok Women's Writers Group.
There Lived in Baghdad
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,360. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Against the background of the US invasion of Iraq in 2003, the story follows the life of two people. Sameera Begum lives in Baghdad at a time when it is being bombed to smithereens. Mike Pettee, a young marine in the United States Army is on his way to Baghdad, to see action in his first war. This is a story of these two people. Two people whose lives moved on paths destined to meet at a crossroad
La Propiedad
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Price: $4.33 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: Spanish. Published: April 15, 2011 by Emooby. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La Propiedad narra la historia de Salomón Brumm, un viejo solitario que, atosigado por la incomprensión y por la muerte de su familia, cambia de país y compra un viejo caserón sin sospechar que su transacción le dañaría la vida.
Squeakyclean
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 254,640. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Joshua is trapped. Afraid of mediocrity, life, and children, he has only a wife and a cubicle. At thirty it's not what he wanted. Sadie is a bright girl. She wants to do great things, if only she can get through school and escape her oppressive parents. When they meet, they know they're bad for each other, but they set in motion the change that promises to liberate them.
Inventor
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 59,710. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Inspiring Fiction Delusions of grandeur – that’s what I’ve got, so they tell me. But what if they aren’t delusions? What if I can change the world? For as long as Jackie can remember, she has dreamed of the ultimate invention, the one simple thing that will radically improve lives. She thinks she has found it, and she wants everyone to know about it . . .
Coming Home Again
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Coming Home Again is the story of Jud Gerard, an earnest young man who is dying before his time. The portrayal is candid, yet socked with humor of the sort that’s inherent in our human efforts to find ultimate meaning in life and love and loss.
Four Letter World
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,450. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Four Letter World is the whirlwind story of Nick Wright and his personal pursuit of value and purpose in a world of mass information and technological obsession. This novel is both a critique and an expose of modern life, and the difficult realizations that come with a heartfelt search for more.
Montana Midnight
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011 by Pine Tree Arts / Pine Tree Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Against a background of national unrest, "Montana Midnight" paints a tense and often humorous portrait of a town caught in a fiery clash between environmental militants and corporate kingpins. Jackpine is the kind of town where every character knows everyone else. And Nathan Chambers is a young veteran with an expectant wife. Naturally, he gets the job of keeping the peace —a very dangerous job.
Don't Clean the Aquarium - Volume I in the Complete Works of Jeffrey Osier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,280. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
This book comprises some of the author's earliest and most memorable stories. Often touted as a successor to Lovecraft, and compared to Thomas Ligotti, Osier's work is dark, surreal, and guaranteed to leave you with images that will haunt you long after you finish reading.
Gracia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 10, 2011 by Terranova Editores. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gracia es una novela donde se trenzan tres historias paralelas y que corresponden a los personajes de Abel Pesares, Patria y Sam Eagle. Este thriller parte de la historia de Abel Pesares, escritor venido a menos que se gana la vida escribiendo esquelas fúnebres.
The Train of Strangers & Friends
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As radiation sweeps across the world, earth quakes, and bombs drop, this is one poet's response to 2011 - as he creates a place to gather, to share stories, to seek peace. Through gathered poems, in the company of departed strangers & friends, in memory's snowstorm we discover how close we are to each other - all over the globe. This poem-movie screens aboard our vanished train:'The Newfie Bullet'
PASAJEROS DE LA VIDA
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Price: Free! Words: 38,580. Language: Spanish. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Los cambios sociales van a la par con el progreso y así, sin que nos demos cuenta, las cosas que antes no podríamos imaginar resultan ser de una naturalidad apabullante. La trama de "Pasajeros de la vida" intenta hacer una muesca en la actualidad a través de lo único que no cambia en el ser humano, sus sentimientos.
The Flaw in the Fabric, book 1 of A Travellers Guide for Lost Souls
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011 by SeaStorm Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A literary, historical adventure set along the Granite Coast of Nova Scotia where the boundaries of space and time are developing stress cracks. Through one such crack, brought on by a hurricane in the ghost-infested province of Nova Scotia, two brothers reincarnate after spending two hundred years as lost souls in the neither-here-nor-there land of the In Between. Hero Raymond slips back in time.
Vampire Society
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,510. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Vampire Society is a guided tour through the social and political evolution that opened our century. It is a love story and an indictment against our culture of consumption, answering the most important question about love: Is real love possible in the Vampire Society?