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Reunion (German edition)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: German. Published: May 28, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / General
Nach fast dreißig Jahren trifft der amerikanische Kriegsberichterstatter Tony Collins Sam Rith wieder, einen ehemaligen Kindersoldaten der Roten Khmer. Tony hatte dem sterbensmüden, fünfzehnjährigen Sam einst einen Neuanfang in den Vereinigten Staaten ermöglicht...
Exhaust
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
When death is the only option. A short story by Judas Wilkinson.
Gamji College
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,550. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gamji College begins on a staccato rhythm. From the rustic setting of Koloko, Chin Ce's cynical gaze rests on the chaos and drift that permeate the lives of modern college students.
Return Of The Prodigal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man returns home for his father's funeral and he and his brother explore their conflicted childhood in pre independent British Guiana.
Rottweiler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,730. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jon has spent ten years silently enduring an abusive marriage to a woman he never loved. But when Jon is the only witness to a vicious attack in his suburban neighborhood, he must decide whether to bear the burden of continued silence or to bare his fangs and finally say “enough”.
Children of Koloko
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,800. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Seen through the eyes of a young hero and his friends, the story spans the life and habits of semi urban folks in Africa. Chin Ce's capacity to amuse by the sheer ribaldry of his narrative and humorous treatment of his characters is in the best tradition of modern African satires.
Life Can Be a Miracle
Price: $7.19 USD. Words: 47,150. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This novel has brought an unusually optimistic breath of fresh air, as warm as a Balkan summer, to Bulgarian literature. Yet, it has no borders and speaks to the universal human spirit. This is the right book for readers who want a fresh take on reality, who do not take themselves too seriously and who would like to explore their own potential and live a more fulfilled life, starting from within.
The Visitor
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A movie scene has triggered in Deego, the viewer, series of experiences which draw back to a history of crime and death in an African nation. Mensa, who was Deego, and also Erie in the land of his ancestors, must go back in time and retrieve his memory lost from the gun blast that took his life on earth.
Two Lost Souls
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,110. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A middle-aged Iraqi man is intent on leaving the United States to escape the difficulties of living as a foreigner in the aftermath of the events of September 11th. He meets a beautiful, young American woman in dire need of help and decides to lend her a helping hand. This act of kindness leads to an extraordinary and unique love that transforms their lives.
Trip Anderson, USMC: The Road Less Travelled
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013 by Writers AMuse Me. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Korea may be the 'Forgotten War'; Trip Anderson, though, will never forget it.
The Scribe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,500. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A mysterious woman inscribing messages on the necks of men, an ancient artifact and a demon gate about to be opened - all set amidst an industrialized Renaissance. What starts out as an adventure in a vibrant and mostly familiar setting soon transitions into a dark, twisted and fantastical world, where the demons on the outside are by far not as threatening as those we harbor within ourselves.
Hong Kong Rose
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 114,490. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The novel rewinds through a drama set in Hong Kong of the seventies, where Confucian family ties and British colonial society embrace Rose's "perfect" marriage to a lawyer from a prominent South African Chinese family. But even before the wedding, a dark underside to that family begins to emerge; Rose must confront the reality of her new life as it unfolds with many surprising twists and turns.
Through It Came Bright Colors
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,450. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Author Trebor Healey's rich, lyrical prose provides a unique and intimate look at one gay man's struggle to live openly and honestly, to love and to be loved, free from shame and guilt. Through It Came Bright Colors is a compelling saga of emotional, spiritual, and poetic depth.
Access: Thirteen Tales
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,500. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What do we think we desire? What do we truly desire? These are the two competing forces underlying Xu Xi’s latest fiction collection Access. These thirteen tales are at once acerbic and heartbreaking, directing our gaze at the incongruities of human relations and the persistence of wounds our hearts cannot heal.
Paradox Lost: A Divine Comedy Book II
Series: The Paradox Lost Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,490. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
L'Inferno, the second part of Paradox Lost, has Steve Adams taking a job at a fundamentalist school. Adams thinks he can walk the intellectual tightrope between science and religion. When the university president's daughter tempts him into joining her family Adams begins to compromise his principles. Will a lifestyle of ease cause him to abandon science for superstition?
The Poem Store
Price: Free! Words: 40,450. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Poem Store is a short story collection about women at surprising turning points during the summer of 2009. A middle aged breast cancer survivor becomes enamored with a young photographer staying in the small motel she manages. A twenty-something haiku busker in Seattle finally decides her boyfriend is no good for her. A governor’s wife realizes her husband has taken up with a Brazilian woman a
La Marque du Lynx (Les Trois Âges - Volume 1)
Series: Les Trois Âges, Volume 1. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 74,640. Language: French. Published: May 22, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Les Années folles battent leur plein sur la Riviera française, et rien ne laisse présager que la riche famille Leonardi, estimée de tous, devra bientôt affronter ses démons du passé, malgré elle. Car ils vont être accablés par le Lynx, un maître-chanteur pervers qui, derrière son anonymat, les pourchasse inlassablement. Sauront-ils le démasquer et l’empêcher de laisser encore une fois sa marque ?
Corpus Callosum
Price: Free! Words: 53,970. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Corpus Callosum is a work of literary science-fiction about Jeanette Porter, a 30-year-old copywriter who uploads the mind of her dead sister Joey into a computer. But Joey doesn't take this change well, and begins to behave erratically. Jeanette must track down the computer’s inventor and enlist the help of several other uploaded minds in order to save her sister’s sanity and repair their bond.
Unmarked Graves
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After being shunned by her religious family for 12 years and making a new life for herself, Sarah must find a way to come to terms with the death of her grandfather, a man she once loved. Her journey is reflective, thought provoking, and sometimes humorous.
Caffeine Cinema
Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With the world becoming a different place, his best friend sinking into a post-graduation depression, and an old family acquaintance showing up with bad news, Eddie is forced out of his comfort zone and seeks to make some changes in the easy life he's built for himself.