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Chet: The Emergence Collection
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 366,910. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
It should have been easy, all Charles Tucker wanted to do was buy a much needed truck. Charles’ search for the right pickup results in a bizarre wager, plunging Charles and the salesman into a faceoff that changes his life—and the life of his family—forever. "The Emergence Collection," a three book bundle, chronicles the life of an ordinary man and his decidedly unusual ’64 Chevy pickup truck.
The Bride of Amman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,630. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Bride of Amman, a huge and controversial bestseller when first published in Arabic, takes a sharp-eyed look at the intersecting lives of four women and one gay man in Jordan’s historic capital, Amman—a city deeply imbued with its nation’s traditions and taboos. Five young lives come together and come apart in ways that are distinctly modern yet as unique and timeless as Amman itself.
Transcending Limbo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,380. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In the moments after Eva Turner's death, she finds herself standing in an endless hallway lined with unmarked doors. The only introduction to the afterlife is a placard reading, TELL YOUR STORY. KNOW YOURSELF. And with those instructions, Eva sets about understanding where she is and defining her own story.
Venom and the River: A Novel of Pepin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,870. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Leigh Burton is a disgraced journalist who was stripped of a Pulitzer for fabricating details in a few newspaper stories. In the years since, Leigh has been scratching out a living as a freelancer, and has arrived in Pepin to assist an aged former vice president of the United States with his memoirs. And several hundred women are about to converge on tiny Pepin, Minnesota...
Mariah's Dream - The Vortex of Éire, Book 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,400. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015 by Splashdown Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The green has gone from Mariah's Ireland. Every garden and field that was once lush with crops is now lifeless muck. And yet Mariah holds one seed...the seed of hope. Together with Liam, her staunchest supporter, Naomi the biologist, Deborah, whose son sold out to the Senate, and Peter the farm boy, she sets out to make Ireland green again. That is Mariah's hope. It is Mariah's dream.
The Law Of Diminishing Returns
Price: Free! Words: 78,030. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Meg's life is an exercise in continuous improvement, constantly striving to meet new and ambitious goals, rarely stopping to give herself credit. Vatusia's life is filled with challenges as well, but hers are primal struggles to survive-- food, shelter, clothing, and a life without violence. This is the poignant story of two women who transcend their circumstances to live a life of meaning.
Eclectic Moments
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,340. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Literature » Literary
How ordinary individuals handle extraordinary dilemmas. A teacher is stunned when slurry infiltrates his classroom, threatening to engulf his class of pupils… During a volcanic eruption, a baker faces the decision of whether to stay or flee… A woman has to decide how best to dispose of her husband’s body… Many of these stories are fictionalised versions of real life events. How would you react?
Lamchwa
Price: $2.60 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story of Lamchwa is an emotional journey that raises fundamental questions on love and wrenches hearts. Set in the backdrop of picturesque Jaintia Hills blemished by coal mining, it tells the story of a hard life filled with hope. When he finds the girl he wants to marry, he is diagnosed with cancer. Lamchwa and all his loved ones are in turmoil. They say, bad things do happen to good people.
The August Birds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,440. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Time-travelling ravens Muninn and Huginn visit a dying boy to grant him his final wish. August desperately wants to be a scientist, and the ravens take him on a journey through history to see science... the science that happened in the month he was named after. But although August doesn't know it, Muninn has her own reason for helping him...
Words and Fiction
Price: $8.10 USD. Words: 24,130. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Words in fiction, the reader will leave for a well particular trip. Jumps in pages will allow him to meet extraordinary characters, such as a devil stuck in the snow of the Quebec winter, a peddler of words, Isis and the guardian snake of the door of the fourth hour of the day, the great Matisse... and many more.
Empty See: A Novella
Price: Free! Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
After years of isolation in a foreign city, an expatriated American photographer returns from abroad to his hometown of Duluth, Minnesota to pursue a career with a magazine. Reuniting with his strange sister, dealing with an eccentric new boss, and an unlikely friend shed light onto the circumstances of his departure, his inner struggles, and his possible future as an expatriate.
Native Lands
Price: Free! Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
‘Native Lands’ is a story of a descent into madness along the never-ending trunk of an enormous redwood tree, with some very special numbers along the way.
O Marinheiro
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 27,390. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 10, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Primeiro livro publicado de Ana Centeno, "O Marinheiro" é um romance epistolar, baseado na correspondência e diário de uma mulher com 60 anos, que vive um intenso amor virtual com um desconhecido, onde doces ilusões alternam-se com assustadores pesadelos.
Il tempio degli sciacalli
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,680. Language: Italian. Published: July 9, 2015 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ripercorrendo ogni istante della sua carriera professionale, dagli esordi giovanili in una piccola azienda alle posizioni di primo piano nella Direzione Vendite, Omiar Zeno ci racconta la sua storia molto attuale, peraltro realmente accaduta, comune a molti. Un percorso punteggiato di gastriti, ulcere, ferite psicologiche, e, in alcuni casi, di suicidi.
Las burlas veras. Prologo de Jorge Ruedas y de la Serna
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,830. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2015 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alfonso Reyes gozaba de un extraordinario, agudo y refinado sentido del humor, permeado, por su grandiosa erudición. Si bien el humor intelectual suele ser pretencioso y clasista, en Burlas veras el lector encontrará un ejercicio de autocrítica y de un humor alejado de ese “pedantismo intelectual”, lo que le hará disfrutar, de una forma poco conocida, de su extraordinaria pluma.
La Corrala
Price: Free! Words: 44,830. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mientras la ciudad entera vive hoy golpeada y segregada, hay un rincón al sur, una corrala a orillas del río, donde los sueños van de lado a lado según dé el viento, y navegan como pueden, intermitentes, apasionados, depresivos, incisivos, alegres, exagerados. Los hervores son tan evidentes y sonoros como los piares de los pájaros que se tiran confiados desde lo alto del patio...
The Wedding of Anna F.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this novella by the acclaimed author of The Medusa Tree and The Deadwood Beetle, an elderly Jewish woman tells an Arabic student who has come to interview her for a research project an incredible tale: that she is Anne Frank, the author of The Diary of a Young Girl and the most famous victim of Hitler's Germany. As the interview progresses, tensions grow between the pair...
Old Pond: The Teachings of the Elders
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,980. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a devastating fire tears through their beloved homeland, three young friends set out on a journey to find answers to life's most compelling questions. With the help of the wise Elders from Old Pond, the trio learn vital lessons that give them the courage to cope with life's unpredictability.
Becoming, A Novel
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,670. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It has been said that nothing is sure in life except death and taxes. But some people pay no taxes. So when a murder, gruesome and brutal, shatters the calm of a quiet Ontario village, the reality and finality of death are brought starkly into focus. The citizens are devastated and search for answers to such a horrific crime and to such aching loss. They ask, "Who did this?
Wall of Dust
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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As one reviewer has said: "Wall of Dust is a novel both timely and timeless in its examination of those trapped by the conflicts of Palestine and Israel. It tells a stunning story of divided loyalties, love, fear, and personal sacrifice. Novels such as this let us begin to feel deeply the true complex realities on both sides of this endless struggle in the Middle East."