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The Driller's Wife and Other Kalgoorlie Crime Stories by CE Rocchi
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,770. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gary is a hardworking surface driller, in Kalgoorlie, packing up his rig for a bush stint. He fights with his wife, Sarah, and leaves with tension in the air. On a rare night out, she meets a man and, within a week, her marriage is turned upside down. It is a poignant tale of the emotional cost of endless contract work away from the home, just like in Henry Lawson's The Drover's Wife.
Back from Vermont and other stories by Sean Monaghan
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Larry's building a grand scale railway on the sidewalk right out in front of the house. And all along the street. Lisa's furious, but the neighbors all want to ride. A short story by Sean Monaghan, author of "Sarah's Ghost". Includes bonus stories "Norwegians" and "Steam Furnace".
Departure by Janet McMahon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,880. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hannah and Zeke quit their jobs in mid-career and parachute themselves into the bewildering landscape of Greece of the 1980's. It's just a few years after Greece has joined Europe, and decades before finding itself in the economic and political doghouse. This is the story of Hannah's discoveries of Greek culture, ancient and modern, and what she learns about herself and her American past.
De Dwaling by Aglaia Bouma
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,820. Language: Dutch. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Een ongewone verteller verhaalt over een vrouw die, zonder dat ze het zelf doorheeft, een psychose doormaakt. Vreemde dingen die ze hoort en ziet schrijft ze toe aan het bovennatuurlijke.
Poetry Guide: Robert Frost by Raja Sharma
Series: Poetry Guides, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Students often find understanding and interpreting poetry an uphill task, for the allusions and references almost baffle them, however, with repeated and careful reading of the same poem, taking the help of the reference books and guides; they often come close to the interpretation desired by the poet.
Face-Time by Erik Tarloff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,410. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Face-Time is a political novel about a Washington speechwriter whose girlfriend just happens to be sleeping with the president.
The Painter, She Smiles Like Sunbeams by Rachelle Taylor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A stuttering, socially inept college student meets his idol, a cynical, middle-aged artist who might or might not bear a resemblance to Vivien Leigh. They begin an affair that is mutually destructive...but not necessarily dysfunctional. Contains brief scenes of sexuality. This story originally appeared, with some alterations, in Conte.
The Automat by Cristina Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,580. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The Automat is a story of a mild-mannered introvert named Horace Gray, who slowly descends into madness after he becomes obsessively enamored with a woman who stares at him from behind an automat wall.
Shine Like The Sun by A.L. Means
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,080. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Can rock stars find solace in retirement? Roy Huntley thought so, but it’s hard to shed the role that dominated his life. He’d come of age believing music could change the world, and that he could play a part. As with each generation, he struggles to reconcile advancing years with the aspirations of youth. His identity is defined by the spotlight. Can he give it up? Will fans and family let him?
Beach Tales by Uke Jackson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A dozen short stories written at the turn of the millennium for Tropic, the Miami Herald Sunday Magazine By turns salty, kooky, sultry, sad and mad. This is where the salsa meets the sand.
The Moon of Innocence by Uke Jackson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Moon of Innocence is a whodunit. It is a taut story of love, passion and death among the rural peasants of Catalonia in 1963. Readers have compared it to The Sorrows of Young Werther and Romeo and Juliet. The Moon of Innocence is a short novel with the impact of a grand tome.
Tales From A Tiny Thai Table by Matthew Turner
Price: Free! Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The night before the morning after. Can this small Thai restaurant be the setting to a monumental moment in four peoples lives? Each person has their own story and an entire life ahead of them. But is something about to happen that will change their lives forever? These four young twenty-something’s aren’t aware, but their futures hang in the balance.
Whiskey, Zebra, Tango by David Todd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
An average housewife and grandmother from Cranston, Rhode Island, is suspected of helping a terrorist escape when he flees a routine traffic stop. A task force from two police departments seek to find out who Sharon Williams is and who she's working for. A short story: 7,300 words
The Accident at 13th and Jefferson by Brenda Carlton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 162,840. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Josh Greenwood and his Mom and Dad are walking their neighbors to the corner when a freak accident kills one of them. But which one? Compare three different paths the same lives could take if one event is changed. The Accident at 13th and Jefferson offers three uplifting tales of middle class family life in America.
Arms by Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fifteen-year-old Inácio has been sent to work as a runner for the lawyer Borges. Borges's wife, the full-figured twenty-seven-year-old Dona Severina, fires the young runner's imagination, and she herself finds her own ability to resist temptation sorely tested.
Three Times Time by Jack Matthews
Price: Free! Words: 22,870. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
One of America's foremost short story writers has made available 3 of his most intriguing stories for a new introductory ebook. These 3 stories (first published in the 1980s) were chosen because they are accessible, intricately written and provocative on many levels. Also included is a long interview with the author about the craft of storytelling. Total: 23,000 words.
The Red Leather Chair by Ingrid Kraus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,480. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Devastated by her husband's betrayal, Jonah struggles to heal herself and her fractured family. Set in the contemporary American Heartland and told in the distinct voices of each family member, The Red Leather Chair takes the reader on a harrowing journey of rage, revenge, and, ultimately, redemption.
Yours Affectionately, Jane Austen by Sally Smith O'Rourke
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,610. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Was Mr. Darcy real? Is time travel really possible? Eliza Knight thinks so. But can Fitz Darcy, The Man Who Loved Jane Austen love ordinary Eliza Knight? Things begin to happen in Chawton, England that could change everything. Will the beloved author be the wedge that divides or the tie that binds Eliza Knight and Fitz Darcy?