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Embers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,330. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Embers tells the story of mysteries revealed, blood memories, the healing power of art, and how maturity is often a prerequisite for enlightenment and meaningful change.
Milkman: A Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,130. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Calder Boyd does not have a cold. He lactates. As a result, the new father becomes a media darling wanted by all sorts of strange characters, ranging from porn star performance artists and feminists to militant men and talk show hosts. All this occurs during New York City’s snowiest winter on record as Calder tries to repair his marriage.
Left Behind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,260. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When her husband dies unexpectedly, Babette Carter finds herself backtracking across her life as an honored author and college professor to her childhood growing up poor and abused. Using friends and her sister Trina as catalysts, Babette tries to come to terms with why she hid so much of herself from her husband, her friends, and, as she discovers, from herself.
Second Chances
Price: Free! Words: 75,100. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jaime Cox is the lucky girl who'd won the heart of handsome hockey star, Justin Rowland, but after 14 years she gave up on getting his proposal. Soon after jumping into the dating pool she meets Tyler MacDonald, who's nothing like Justin. His career and repute in ruins, he has nothing to offer her but his heart, but just when things are getting serious, Justin returns. Whose heart will she break?
Aqua Vitae
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 24,130. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Under the guise of a pleasure trip, a man has conceived a secret plan for his newborn son. Setting out from the Midwest with his wife and baby, he ushers them toward the Pacific Ocean. Along the way, while driving through the Rocky Mountains, they become lost and retire for the night. Upon waking near a river, this man slips away to go trout fishing. In this suspended moment their story unfolds.
Een brandend dek
Price: Free! Words: 63,540. Language: Dutch. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In de Gouden Eeuw verlieten duizenden Nederlanders de Republiek om onder de vlag van de VOC op Ceylon hun geluk te beproeven. Tegen het einde van de achttiende eeuw had zich daar een rijke Hollandse gemeenschap gevormd, maar toen het in Engelse handen kwam emigreerden de meeste families naar Batavia. De achtergebleven gezinnen waren rond 1900 geheel opgegaan in de Brits koloniale samenleving.
The Pond
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As a young boy wanders into the woods, he discovers more about the world... and himself.
A Voice Beyond Reason
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,450. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
In his mountaintop village in southern Spain, Pablo's entire life seems planned out for him—his place, his vocation, his future. When family tragedy catapults him into an unconventional journey of self-discovery, everything he holds true is called into question. Pablo soon finds that the profound transformation of his inner world leads to dramatic changes on the outside as well.
Yankee Based Wives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,730. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The young women from "Dim Noo Abroad" are back, and this time around, they have vowed to get husbands living nowhere else, but in the United States of America.
Spitfire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Biographical
Born in Belgium, trained in Texas. The true story of an aspiring pilot seeking to fulfil his childhood dream.
Zoë
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
ZOË by George Williams. At turns absurd, poignant, and comic, Zoë is a quicksilver phantasmagoria and enchanted road trip unlike any other, where travel is spectral and the traveling companions, if not real, are temporary visitors from imaginary worlds sent to show a girl lost in the moronic inferno of 21st century America the best way to her brightest possible future.
It's a Young, Young World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,410. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016 by Beachfront Entertainment. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Glenn Meganck’s fast, fun and furious adventure, IT’S A YOUNG, YOUNG WORLD, a story that explores the power and allure of youth in today’s culture and the extreme effort some will exert to maintain or regain their own youthfulness in the face of growing old.
George and the Angels
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,830. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016 by Beachfront Entertainment. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
George and the Angels is the story of a solitary man caught in an existence without apparent meaning who is suddenly thrust into a world of inexplicable events and inescapable dangers. It is the story of a man coming to grips with his own identity and place in this universe. George and the Angels challenges our concepts of what is real and what is not and what one man can do to shape his destiny.
After the Fall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,210. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016 by Beachfront Entertainment. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Filled with magic realism, After The Fall is the story of a man haunted by the death of his daughter, a man whose pain and suffering lead him to the brink of insanity. And it might take a crazy bird to lead him back…
Adelaide Literary Magazine No.3, Summer 2016
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,760. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Independent International Quarterly Literary Magazine publishing fiction, poetry, nonfiction, book reviews, author interviews, and publishing news in English and Portuguese.
The Dreamer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a hit-and-run accident sends Riley's wife and son to the bottom of a river on their way to see him in a game, he's given up his baseball career and is tormented by dreams of death. But when baseball dreams give him the chance at stardom, Riley finds he must decide between his dreams and his memories.
Reality
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The difference between reality and illusion can blur from time to time, especially for a dedicated gamer testing out a new drug.
The Delmarva Review, Volume 9
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,700. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Published in November, 2016 Volume 9 contains the poetry and prose of thirty-six authors from 11 states. We encourage the work of authors in the greater Chesapeake region, and we welcome all writers, regardless of residence. The writing in this edition includes: forty-seven poems, eight short stories, and 10 essays and memoirs. We also review five recent books by regional authors.
The Delmarva Review, Volume 8
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,930. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Literature
Published in November, 2015 The Delmarva Review, Volume 8 presents new poetry and prose from thirty-five contributors in 12 states, the District of Columbia, and Canada. They probe diverse human themes including individualism, acceptance, loss, birth, death, love, healing, and a sense of belonging in the larger world.
The Delmarva Review, Volume 7
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,580. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Literature
Published in October 2014, Volume 7 presents the work of 40 contributors from 14 states, Washington, D.C., and one foreign country. Readers, many of whom are writers and teachers, will find diversity of craft and narrative voice among the compelling pieces selected for this edition.