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Evenbeeld
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,440. Language: Dutch. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In de 21e eeuw roeit de mensheid zichzelf uit. De overlevenden gaan ondergronds. Met maar één uitweg: de virtuele wereld Anwyn. Een wereld vol schoonheid, mystiek, geweld en dodelijk gevaar. Zal de idealistische Caitlyn haar vijanden verslaan? Of verliest ze alles wat ze liefheeft?
Historias del Kronen (edición especial 20 aniversario)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,300. Language: Spanish. Published: January 27, 2014 by Erres Proyectos Digitales, S.L.U.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Ya hay una nueva generación que trae la calle, la gran ciudad, la esquina, el dialecto, las tribus urbanas, la vida…” Con estas palabras saludaba Francisco Umbral, un escritor que siempre tuvo muy buen oído para el runrún de la modernidad, la llegada al mundo literario de José Ángel Mañas y su "Historias del Kronen".
The Circle
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A man journeys alone into a wilderness seeking consolation and resolution.
The Vicious Age
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,190. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by Wilkinson House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tim, living in Amsterdam and enduring a hard winter, finds he is suddenly pursued by two very different men. Both come out of the criminal and hard-edged margins of Amsterdam that Tim has for so many years frequented. Klaus is a German who sells death to those willing to pay for it. Radek is Polish, 19 years old, selling his innocence but holding out for love.
L’Arpenteur sidéral
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,240. Language: French. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fasciné par une lointaine voix intérieure qui remue en lui de troubles réminiscences, il écoute les chants de l’abîme remonter aux sources de la Genèse. À l’ombre d’arcanes portant leur alchimie au point d’ébullition, des forces obscures l’arriment à la lumière, l’incitent à transiter vers l’inaccessible.
1, 2, 3 Disappear
Price: Free! Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
On a routine trip to the market, a houseboy meets some visitors from out-of-town who change the course of his life.
Tipping Points
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jared, divorced, is attracted to virtually the whole human race. But Eena, a scientist of singular beauty, intrigues him like no one else. Deirdre, Jared's office mate, finds the relationship between Jared and Eena troublesome. Eena discovers a biological reason for her uncanny powers of perception, and must come to terms with Jared in light of it.
Signs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,100. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Signs is a magical story in which two young adults who had known one another in childhood are reunited during their sojourns in Europe. It follows the extent to which their lives are unfulfilled until their accidental reunion. Throughout the book both characters notice objects around them that communicate their own thoughts and feelings.
The Shoemaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,430. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Shoemaker follows the lives of Pietro, who emigrates to America in the 1920’s, and Manny, his great-grandson, who moves to California from Pittsburgh in the 1990’s. Pietro is a shoemaker, and Manny is obsessed with finding the perfect pair of shoes. Both uncertain of changing societal roles, their lives intersect when Manny discovers an old photograph of Pietro and restores it back to life.
The Illegal and the Refugee-An American Love Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,220. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE ILLEGAL AND THE REFUGEE – An American Love Story is the story of an illegal Mexican immigrant and a Cuban refugee, and of the dangerous journeys they undertake to reach the United States in the hope of finding a missing loved one and the dream of a better life.
Tall Man Small Shadow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,900. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is an English novel based on philosophy of existentialism. It also deals with the problem of uneven marital relations, infertility, queer attractions, eastern mysticism, old age, suicidal tendencies, breakups etc.
The Camphor-Laurel Tree
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A childhood recollection of events surrounding an unusual tree that grew at the home of his grandparents.
Fox in the Hen House
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fairy tales
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Can a fox kit be raised by a mother hen? Originally published in Dancing in the Moonlight: Rainfurrest 2013 Charity Anthology.
In a Cat's Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A Collie pup can never comprehend the depth and mystery behind a Siamese cat's eyes.
Reef Line and The Gulf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.00 from 1 review)
Jack and Joey are best buds . . . until they both fall for Chrissy. Then betrayal assumes a friend’s smile on a tropical island where friendship is fleeting and the truth depends on who’s telling the story. Also included: The Gulf. Who are you when the thing you’ve prepped for hits and you react in a way you despise? Two Tales From Blacktip Island by award-nominated novelist Tim W. Jackson.
Flood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(2.00 from 1 review)
Cyrus fled to Blacktip Island after betraying everyone he loved. Alone on his hilltop he found peace. Until his past came looking for him. Now he’s fighting off investigators and a flood of memories, trying to buy enough time to finish his boat and sail away. A Tale From Blacktip Island by award-nominated novelist Tim W. Jackson.
Blue Flame
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wade Capp is a twenty-year-old college student who has sworn never to return to Carvel Ohio or to Arthur, the father he hasn’t seen since his mother’s fatal car accident. When Arthur’s attempted suicide leaves him in a coma, Wade learns that he has the sole legal authority to remove his father’s life support. Wade returns to Ohio with Jeanine, his closest friend and occasional lover.
Faust Part One and Part Two
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,160. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
As much poem as it is play, Faust is the spiritual quest of a soul determined to explore the very nature of Reality, a revolutionary work that refuses to accept limitations, but, like Romanticism itself, embraces all, the natural world of everyday life, as well as the Great World of universal experience, the macrocosm as well as the microcosm.
The Middle-Aged Man and the Sea
You set the price! Words: 44,350. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
In 13 stories, Christopher Meeks balances tragedy and wit. As novelist David Scott Milton explains, "In this collection, Christopher Meeks examines the small heartbreaks of quiet despair that are so much a part of all our lives. He does it in language that is resonant, poetic, and precise.... If you like Raymond Carver, you'll love Meeks. He may be as good--or better."
Kamikaze and Other Stories
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 33,560. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Translator J. LePuen offers a book of stories of his own. In "Kamikaze," a high-school student discovers the surprising lengths his classmates will go to to ensure they get passing grades. In "Separate but Equal," a basketball game nearly triggers a race riot. Other stories follow their protagonists out of Caddo Parish, La., and into the wider world.