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Waking Up At Rembrandt's
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,010. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Maggie is a discouraged lawyer, Dillon, a heart-broken vagabond, and Phillip, a frustrated writer. Their stories are told by the mysterious Jillian, part purveyor of spirits and part spiritual guru. Inside the walls of cafe rembrandt, we fall under Jillian's spell as she artfully trails her Ariadne thread to lead her devotees back into the light.
Girl of Lies
Series: Rachel's Peril, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,750. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Cincinnatus Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Andrea Thompson receives an urgent call from her older sister Carrie, she agrees to fly to the United States to help. Carrie’s newborn daughter Rachel needs a bone marrow transplant. What Andrea doesn’t know is that her return will uncover secrets hidden for decades. Secrets that some will kill to protect.
Ethel and Joan go to Phuket
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 31,550. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
To celebrate the life, every woman should wish for a talented novelist son such as Colin Cotterill. We’ve seen movies like Thelma & Louise and read books like Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia, which follow the exploits of women in search of meaning and fulfillment. But nothing you’ve seen or read will prepare you for Ethel and Joan.
La femme qui ne voulait pas être un oiseau
Price: $6.80 USD. Words: 70,380. Language: French. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Ce roman, hommage à l'oeuvre de Charlotte Brontë, fait vivre Jane Eyre et Edward Rochester à une autre époque, en d’autres lieux, les confronte à d’autres événements, d’autres mœurs. S’il reste fidèle à leur amour, il emprunte également des voies inédites et tente de nouvelles perspectives...
Rotte Mutande o l'inquietudine dell'eterno cercare
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,600. Language: Italian. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rotte mutande o l’inquietudine dell’eterno cercare è un romanzo di culto per i giovani trentini. Dopo essere stato pubblicato nel 2008 e venduto in circa 1000 copie cartacee è stato ritirato dal commercio per motivi personali dell'autore: qui se ne propone la versione ebook. La caratteristica principale di Rotte Mutande è il ritmo indiavolato: lo si divora in poche ore! Coupon 50% Discount: UY96P
Season After Season/ A collection of seasonal poems
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,290. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of poems dealing with the zodiac signs, holidays, people, places and things.
Le secret de l'épine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,290. Language: French. Published: December 14, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Romain a neuf ans lorsqu’un soir, à Belle-Île-en-Mer, son grand-père habituellement si distant lui dévoile la fierté de sa vie : il possède une épine de la Sainte Couronne de Jésus Christ. Ce n’est que quelques années plus tard que Romain, jeune adolescent un peu perdu ayant reçu l’épine en héritage, se pose les bonnes questions : est-ce une vraie ? Se moquait-il de moi ?
Death to the Magical
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,790. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Death to the Magical is a Bildungsroman/ Goodbye to all that story set in San Jose, CA, Spring of 1978. After an intro there is a Passion narrative: 15 chapters (2 Veronicas). Highlights are the library scene (A Battle of the books in the SJSU library) and a lost week-end visit to Reno (Nailed to the cross). The farewell barbeque features presidential speeches and a trip to the stars.
The Joy of Fishes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,920. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mara Daniels is a physicist doing cutting-edge research into the nature of reality at the University of Chicago. She’s an astronomer, and still recovering from last summer’s car crash that killed Benjamin Zhu, her fiancé. It’s a slow process; she can walk without a cane now, but she still suffers from migraines, nightmares, and seeing Zhu’s ghost everywhere she goes.
When Rosa Come Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,410. Language: Australian English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When they open the door for their wayward daughter, Rosa's parents are not prepared for who else turns up at the Ambrosio family vineyard. Borrowing elements of literary fantasy, magic realism and vintage storytelling, this contemporary novel is unashamedly whimsical, allegorical, frivolous and thought-provoking.
Cupboard of Skeletons
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,270. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Moving, dysfunctional lives and relationships; hypnotist and patient, a strained romance, paranoid father and daughter, eccentrics, making normal relationships difficult. Some ghostly presences but the 'Cupboard of Skeletons' is more a euphemism for people with embarrassing secrets coming to haunt and test their lives and how, despite despair, they try to find something of their dreams.
I Am The Local Atheist
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,980. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Deserted by friends and family, abandoned and left alone, David's only escape is video games and the haze of marijuana. Until Lucas Anthony enters his life and questions everything he had once believed in. David begins experimenting with his ego in an attempt to discover himself again, and to seek the revenge he thought would never be possible.
MC2 2013
Price: Free! Words: 39,980. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of fiction, travel pieces, feature articles, and memoirs by undergraduate students enrolled in the Faculty of Arts at Macquarie University, Sydney. Published by the Department of Media, Music, Communications & Cultural Studies.
A Forgotten Man
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,270. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Literature » Literary
For readers of the classic "The Grapes of Wrath," comes a powerful novel about an American family struggling through the economic hardships of our time.
South by Degrees
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,800. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Theo Persons has lost his way. Unemployed and separated, he impulsively takes custody of his teenaged niece, Katie, and soon finds himself on a search for his long-missing brother. Part mystery, part odyssey, the story follows Theo and Katie as they search the back roads of south Texas using clues left in a set of cryptic journals.
Tuesday in the Park
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,380. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Follow one man's journey through tragedy, the Great Depression, two wars, and a failed marriage. What unspeakable act will he be driven to one Tuesday in the park?
Elevated: an Anthology of Short Stories
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 26,540. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by E. M. Crisp. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
No art form prevails over the other. No trip to South America either. In life, as in art, one may wander alone down an untrodden path, but all must advance together. These stories uncover some of the darker sides of both life and art. Strap yourself in, open your mind and step into a world.
Il-Litteratura fit-Traduzzjoni / Literature in Translation
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,710. Language: Maltese. Published: December 9, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Il-Letteratura fit-Traduzzjoni / Literature in Translation was published to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Department of Translation, Terminology and Interpreting Studies at the University of Malta. The book is the seventh in our translation series and is available in paperback edition. Included works are written in Maltese, English and Italian.
Fathom Lines
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,640. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In 1983, Vee buried a box of mementos at her husband's newly-dug grave. Twenty-five years later, on the anniversary of the day she buried him, Vee finds this box on her doorstep. But why did she bury that box full of keepsakes and who would be cruel enough to dig it up and send it to her so many years later?
William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,310. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read version of William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet." The story is well known. Juliet, who is not quite 14 years old, falls in love at first sight with Romeo, who is a little older and who falls in love at first sight with Juliet. Juliet is the only living child of the Capulets, and Romeo is the only living child of the Montagues. The Capulets and the Montagues are enemies