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Blood For Culture: Part 2
Series: Blood For Culture. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,210. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
With the Northern provinces in ruin, the mercenary Gideon Greythorne embarks on an epic adventure to save the world – only his adventure is being written by Joseph Anderson, a college dropout who packs boxes in the suburbs. With lofty aspirations but cynical expectations, Joseph tries to reconcile his vision with his reality as he works at a hobby shop, penning the epic fantasy of his dreams.
Blood For Culture: Part 1
Series: Blood For Culture. Price: Free! Words: 96,390. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(1.00 from 1 review)
With the Northern provinces in ruin, the mercenary Gideon Greythorne embarks on an epic adventure to save the world – only his adventure is being written by Joseph Anderson, a college dropout who packs boxes in the suburbs. With lofty aspirations but cynical expectations, Joseph tries to reconcile his vision with his reality as he works at a hobby shop, penning the epic fantasy of his dreams.
The Cove
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,560. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Most people who visit coastal Maine see only the stark and rugged beauty of the pine groves and rocky beaches. But for those that live and work there, it's very different. THE COVE tells the tale of a family, deeply rooted in Maine, and of a town where corruption and the Mob play a dark counterpoint to the idyllic postcard images.
Slaughtering Butterflies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 127,220. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in the present and in 1890s England, Slaughtering Butterflies is the story of a deeply troubled mind approaching a premature demise. A historical gothic-fantasy Romance, this is the story of the inhabitants of the infamous Victorian estate Hawkesbury Towers, a crumbling Gothic masterpiece haunted by memories of orgiastic parties, forbidden love, dark secrets and cruel murder.
Around Centralia Square
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 167,750. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Cave Hollow Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Around Centralia Square, an entire little world is evoked with wonderful inventiveness and attention to telling and evocative detail. As the sun rises and the old millennium marches toward its end, the little town of Centralia emerges in all its singularity, simultaneously resembling more and more all the other little towns in the American heartland and in the heart of the world.
Up From the River
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,670. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Imagine. You're a small town southern factory worker--disabled on the job--and you believe what your boss, your surgeon, and the government bureaucracy tell you. Everything will be fine. All you have to do is wait. You will return to your middle class life. Imagine people lying to you.
R-Azul: La batalla inevitable
Price: Free! Words: 55,360. Language: Spanish. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Primera novela de ciencia ficción que aborda la problemática del agua a nivel mundial. Su historia se desplega en un lugar no muy lejano, el planeta Tierra del año 2067. La escasez de agua obliga a distintos países a entrar en una pugna que parece irremediable. Acompaña al Coronel Zúñiga y a sus inesperados camaradas en esta increíble historia llena de aventuras y sorpresas.
Charlie Zero's Last-Ditch Attempt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,250. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Charlie Zero is a striver in life, but he can’t seem to get anywhere no matter how much hard work he puts in. He is prone to having obsessions with beautiful women, especially the one he tries to make his girlfriend.
Un mucchio di parole
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,390. Language: Italian. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Un romanzo lungo e scorrevole, che immerge in un mondo in cui istinto, ragione e genialità sono divisi e allo stesso tempo coesi: adatto a chi ama il film "INTO THE WILD", il viaggio senza meta, la ricerca di un senso della vita. L’idea alla base del libro è la natura umana focalizzata sul contrasto tra opposti: istinto e ragione, scappare e rimanere, godere dell'attimo e pensare sempre al futuro.
Amantia y Fanatia
Price: Free! Words: 40,450. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
El aspirante alquimista se acerca con humildad a ella, libre de egoísmo, por la belleza misma de la búsqueda. Así, aprende el oficio de la composición total, aplicando las artes alquímicas, transforma todo lo que compone su mundo en el oro de lo más noble que hay en sí mismo.
Stairway to the Stars
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 59,350. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“Stairway to the Stars” is the ninth volume of the “Jazz Saga”. It is the “Jazz Saga’s” bitter-sweet-happy-end when Irene gets all she has ever asked for: heaven on earth with all the only men of her life and a bigger than life adventure with Egon who had to die to offer her the impossible as her phantasmal lover. Though is this really all Irenchen has ever pined for? Search her!
The Marriage Tree
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s okay for Thais to believe in ghosts—it’s their birthright. But why is Vincent Calvino seeing ghosts, and why are they so angry? Calvino is haunted by a series of deaths in Rangoon and Bangkok, when he stumbles onto a new murder case—but is it a new case, or an old one returned from the dead? A murder investigation leads Calvino inside an underworld network smuggling Rohingya ...
The Late Night Drink
You set the price! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(1.00 from 1 review)
This is a very vivid and vibrant story of a character waking up in the middle of the night aching for a glass of water and his journey towards getting it.
Bonsai
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,680. Language: Italian. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
La vicenda si svolge all'incirca un paio di secoli fa a Hokkaido, un'isola nel nord del Giappone. Jin vive solo in mezzo ai boschi con il padre, un monaco buddista che nasconde al figlio un importante segreto. Entrambi passano le giornate curando un enorme giardino zen. Jin porta dentro di sé un mistero che non sa di custodire. La passione per i bonsai lo porterà in un antico villaggio...
Every Precious Second
Price: Free! Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story about an old man who tries to slow down time for his dying wife. A blog by the author trying to understand life.
A Joyous Achievement
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: American English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A short story about an author's life long struggle with greatness and mediocrity. William's journey from aspiring young boy to world renown author is not without it's consequences and love and friendship is found, lost and searched for throughout.
The Beginning after the End
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Beginning after the End The Beginning after the End is the debut novel by Hafsa Idrees. A young writer of contemporary literary fiction, she explores the woman's inner world and shows a path of transformation from selfish to selfless love. What can the fear of losing the ones we love push us to do? And how can we know what is right when we love so madly? Read and find out!
Gary, the Four-Eyed Fairy and Other Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,150. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A collection of twelve interconnected short stories that follow the life and times of J.T. Glass, a Los Angeles graveyard-shift security guard with an uncanny knack for finding trouble and falling in love -- often at the same time. The book also includes the first chapter of Frank Mundo's novel in verse, The Brubury Tales.
Uncle Tom's Gabbin' ... And So Am I
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,560. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Maybe it's the heritage, but Uncle Thomas Sullivan and niece Catherine Astolfo have always had a penchant for telling stories. Like their Southern Irish ancestors, their tales reflect both the light and dark of this world. Some of them will leave you laughing, while others will make you cry. All of them are a small slice of reality, exploring the human condition in its many permutations.
Bang
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Violet is the lone survivor of a school shooting, she retells her story to a detective. Violet's story is both disturbing and shocking, but may just have shaped the future of the USA. Bonus Story also included: The Night one-ten conquered two-eighty. Shane Grey's first short story, based on a true story.