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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.
How to Get Revenge the Ethical Way When Dealing With Bullies and Toxic Co-workers
Series: Steve O'Reilly Presents. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Steve O'Reilly Presents: How to Get Revenge the Ethical Way When Dealing With Bullies and Toxic Co-workers -EXCERPT- "If revenge is a terrorist act on your community, then resentment is a terrorist act on yourself." "Don't spend all your effort destroying a single man who wronged you, seek to destroy the power that he holds over you."
Deflecting Patience
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,240. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Deflecting Patience Sometimes you really feel like somebody is really trying God’s patience… on you… on your life… and you feel you’ve had enough… more than enough… more than you can take… more than anyone should have to put with… you feel that pressing need to reach for that Grant-Me-Patience magic wand now… any moment now you’re gonna blow your top…
La nit mil dos
Price: $6.59 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: Catalan. Published: January 15, 2014 by Editorial Tria. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
En aquest La nit mil dos, Bellver Torlà s'enfronta a la tasca de transcriure els soliloquis d'una nit d'insomni de Charles Beauvoir i, un cop més, aconsegueix transportar-nos, de manera magistral, a un univers del tot particular fent ús de la seva prosa més fantàstica i experimental. Us convidem a descobrir-lo.
L'home del calendari
Price: $6.59 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: Catalan. Published: January 15, 2014 by Editorial Tria. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
El 4 de novembre de 2007, Charles Beauvoir escriu a Carles Bellver per encomanar-li la publicació dels seus diaris. Tot i que l’escriptor no se sent obligat, ni de bon tros, a executar l’excèntrica voluntat de Beauvoir, hi farà un cop d’ull, en llegirà les primeres frases i, en un tres i no res, la curiositat el vencerà...
Hotlanta
Series: Southern Girls, Book 3 · Romantic Comedy · Romance · fantasy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sure, it would be cool to win a Pulitzer Prize, but if you become a writer to impress her, maybe, think again. There are other writers out there, writing excellent novels like, "The Truth," and winning Nobel prizes. So, if I am still in love with her, I am out of excuses. A mini-novelette.
Lucid Dreaming - January 2014
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Enter our dreams and ask afterwards if it was just a dream. We include selected short stories and vignettes in various genres from writers across the country. Quality is the only criteria for inclusion. The January issue includes, "Drowning in Dreams." A group of writers begin to experience for real the dreams they're having.
Ebb and Flow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(3.00 from 1 review)
Cody and Diane grew up best friends. It was only natural they’d fall in love. Then Diane found her dream job on the opposite side of the globe. After two years of waiting, Cody’s packed to move to the Caribbean when Diane returns, Hurricane Sophie on her heels. Will love prevail, or will Cody and Diane chase separate dreams? A Tale From Blacktip Island by award-nominated novelist Tim W. Jackson
Wish World
Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
We all have dreams. We pray, hope, buy lottery tickets and wish on falling stars. We know this isn't the most practical way to get things done, but we want to believe. Suppose the world really did work like this, a world where everyone was guaranteed to have at least one of their wishes granted in their lifetime and their life would instantly change, but would it be for better or for worse?
William Shakespeare’s "1 Henry IV, aka Henry IV, Part 1": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,860. Language: American English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This book is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "1 Henry IV," which is also known as "Henry IV, Part 1." In this book, we learn of Prince Hal's friendship with the evil but witty Falstaff, and we see Prince Hal redeem himself at the Battle of Shrewsbury in 1403. One of the play's main characters is Sir John Falstaff, Shakespeare's wittiest character.