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Burying Leo
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 83,610. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2017 by Laurel Highlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ingrid always loved to sing. Auditioning for a summer job after high school shattered her dreams. She fled Germany for Detroit where she married with the hopes of starting a family. When hope crumbled, she attempts to sing again. Will singing bring the life Ingrid always desired, or will her mutilated soul lose her everything?
Winter of Beauty
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 86,780. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The winter Bride wears diamonds. To those down below, she appears to be sleeping, locked in a chastity belt of cold. She naps lightly behind the veil of ice and snow, letting it shield her from the sun and throw it back into the sky. But her chill is only skin deep. Inside her hidden folds and caves and recesses, the heartbeat of her lives and breathes and curls around the seeds of what will be.
Americans and other stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,720. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this collection of 26 stories, the author of The Other Shore and Death offers a wide selection of his absorbing short fiction, ranging from the realistic to the surreal and wildly satiric.
Kafka's Roach: The Life and Times of Gregor Samsa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 250,780. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As World War I began, Gregor Samsa, a good man turned-roach, burst into the world. In Kafka’s Roach, Estrin (along with the Samsa’s housemaid) has rescued Gregor from his dusty death under a couch in Prague, schooled him at a Viennese sideshow, and impelled him over the Atlantic to take a crucial role in American history in the twenties, thirties and forties.
The Imbecile
Price: Free! Words: 72,330. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Imbecile is about a woman who believes her father’s death may have been a suicide.
LA HUELLA DEL PASADO.
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 61,590. Language: Spanish. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Con el retorno al lugar de sus ancestros para evocar una experiencia vital desgarradora se inicia esta novela en la que se asiste a un proceso de decrepitud paralelo al vitalismo de la memoria, como asidero de la experiencia humana y al descubrimiento sorprendente de identidades ocultas por la fuerza del destino...
PÉTALOS DE SANGRE.
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 69,250. Language: Spanish. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Dolorita", una gitana víctima de la guerra civil española. Es humillada. despreciada y violada por los de su raza. Una salida: la prostitución...
SOME DOORS ARE BEST LEFT CLOSED
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,640. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
If you ever find yourself awoken by a phone you didn't know you had, coming from a room you didn't even know existed, whatever you do... Don't answer that phone!
The Man of My Dreams (Surrender to Love Book 1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,480. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a decade in the Air Force, Sergeant Elena Garcia is ready to start a new life, but when a rival from her past comes barreling back, Elena will stop at nothing to make Captain Grant pay. Feeling fate is on his side, Daniel is ready to show the sexy and feisty Staff Sergeant what kind of man he can truly be. But can Elena let go of the past to find a future with the one she vowed to destroy?
The Fog of Democracy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,840. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pulled straight from today's headlines, The Fog of Democracy is a homage - or is it a remembrance?- to all those living in this new world of internet trolls, fake news and climate breakdown.
Confederate Vampires in Space
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,780. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The lives of three college friends and their enigmatic professor are caught up in an increasingly surreal mystery. This mind-bending, puzzle box of a novel raises profound questions about the dizzy pace of technological change. A quirky quest, it moves irresistibly towards an unexpected and provocative conclusion. Reality is always just one chapter away!
A Few Streets More to Kensington
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,420. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
As a child, Artem escaped the Chernobyl disaster in the hope of finding solid ground. As an adult, he must now unearth it, and learn to disentangle his past from the trick of memory we must all succumb to. In this remembrance—real or imagined?—he will befriend hoodlums, indulge the sage advice of a local pimp, and betray and face betrayals before settling on his true goal: to become an artist.
Ben Jonson’s "Volpone, or the Fox": A Retelling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,490. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This is an easy-to-read retelling of Ben Jonson's satiric masterpiece: "Volpone, or the Fox."
Le Spleen de Tokyo
Price: Free! Words: 67,320. Language: French. Published: August 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
Compilation de textes en prose poétique, mélangeant allègrement les registres et remixant des thématiques liés au Japon.
Shrink: The Unravelling of Jonothan King
Price: Free! Words: 61,090. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Jonothan King has it all. Good looks, sharp intellect and the most successful practice in the city. Jonothan prides himself on his ability to help others, while personally soaring above the challenges of regular people. That is, until a number of clients begin to open cracks in his life that he never knew existed, and his perfect world begins to unravel.
Free Beast
Price: Free! Words: 75,760. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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An atmospheric, dystopian novel that will move you. Years from now... a government that controls its citizens with an invisible hand. Pollution that suffocates an old, grand city. All the devastating secrets that yearn to see the light of day. And a young, intuitive woman who knows what the government wants to hide. A mesmerizing, ethereal tale of betrayal, love and determination.
Going Places, Letting Go
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 193,490. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Exploring the main themes of communication (or the lack of it) in today’s world; creating Art for its own sake; confronting a terminal disease; embracing Life as it is; work-place abuse by incompetent bosses; unrequited love for one’s spouse; searching for one’s true identity and place in society; and embarking on a mind-expanding spiritual journey – this novel has them all!
Clint Faraday Mysteries - The Shorts
Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 129,750. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
23 short murder mysteries from the Clint Faraday series. Clint's ideas change radically over time. He learns pragmatism. He is aided by his attractive nextdoor neighbor in many cases. She is actually very intelligent, but can act the airheaded bimbo to perfection
Snow Black (Tatarian Aster #1)
You set the price! Words: 103,850. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Skin as white as snow, lips as red as blood, and a heart as black as ebony” aptly describes Juleena Woods, dubbed “Snow Black,” a juvenile delinquent out on parole. Her late boyfriend was killed in a gruesome murder, and only Jules’s friends in the Journalism Club believe in her innocence. Together, they set out to find the culprit and reveal the horrific truth.
The Scarlet Letter - Regendered
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,730. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Nathaniel Hawthorne’s classic novel of morality, sin, and social stigma, completely rewritten with all the characters regendered. Now read about Heston Prynne as he deals with the consequences of his infidelity and being excluded from his puritanical society. Heston Prynne is forced to wear a scarlet ‘A’ prominently on his chest, a sign to everyone of the adultery he’s committed. While he raises