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A Memory of Fire: A Novel of Indeterminate Conflagrations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,920. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Let it be said that, even in simplicity, there is the opportunity to lose one's way. A Memory of Fire follows a simple man who was guided by his conscience and natural impulses until he encountered someone who was simultaneously damaged, vulnerable, enigmatic and monstrous. Together they explore fires, real and imagined, in which innocence has been consumed.
Cherry Blossom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,300. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dick Hammer is a first-year teacher in serious trouble. Dick feels passionately drawn to one of his Fifth Grade students. Danilee Kindle is bright, beautiful, willful and needy. “A potent mix.” The more time he spends with the abandoned girl, and the more intimate they become, the more scrutiny Dick feels from his colleagues, his principal, and his wife.
The Return (Enigma of Modern Science & Philosophy)
Price: Free! Words: 52,990. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Using a bare narrative format, the reader is taken on a journey through the labyrinths of modern thinking. Here and there a comfortable nook is reached where understanding shines through brilliantly to reveal aspects of life, thought and existence. A richly rewarding read.
Actress
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,010. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mai Rose, a young television actress, becomes involved in a competition to win the leading role in a new fantasy film. However, she finds that the path to success is constantly undercut by her own personality and her uncertainty about what she really wants from her career - and her life.
The Orange Propeller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,900. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Being the adventures of Stalwart Soap and Swene McEwan, 100 years apart.
Ocellus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A Geordie sketchbook featuring time-travel, reincarnation and the entire history of Newcastle-upon-Tyne from Roman to present day.
Yes, And...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,550. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
"Yes, And..." is a common saying in improvisational theater, and a life philosophy that a group learns to apply in Edinburgh. One of the organizers agrees to an early performance, forcing the group to scramble to be ready. Aside from two professionals, the rest of the group signed up for an interesting vacation, and a chance to perform. Many truths are revealed in the 24 hours of the novel.
Gray Cat, Book 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,580. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cat think and beagle dog possibilities in this second book are more reality than any sort of fiction. I suspect were one to catch up to Stewart Little and ask what was experienced when meeting Gray Cat much might be learned on the nature of this particular fictive non-fiction. So it goes and beagle dogs do educate.
Tireless:
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,420. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Spaid’s debut novel delivers a bizarre, entrancing collection of anecdotes about a man who’s inappropriately interested in his neighbors ... Spaid’s prose is strong and smart ... offbeat satire ... a magnetic stream-of-consciousness narrative.” – Kirkus Reviews tireless: is a Kirkus Reviews Best Book Recommendation, June 14th, 2013
'Hab: The Other Side of Rehab
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This POV Big Rehab tour tells the Other Side of our Sacred Recovery Cow. Follow 23-year-old free-thinker Boris, and a diverse band of fellow 'Habbers (half on repeat stints), as he's floored to find 12-Step religious indoctrination via a 20th Century hospital. Desperate to quit, fearing for his very life, Boris learns he must recover by rejecting the Program, rather than through cliche acceptance.
I Russian Bride
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,760. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Letters
True love or complete deception? Herewith 140 emails from Ivana - masseuse in a small hospital in Tair, Russia - to an older American man. Is either who they say they are? (is anybody who they say they are?) "I perish without your love to edge of a planet, Ivana."
Antarès
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,100. Language: French. Published: June 5, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Hiver 2012. Une terrible vague de froid s’installe sur l’Europe, puis sur le monde. Les black-out électriques se multiplient dans les villes, obligeant les citadins à s’installer dans des abris de fortune. Les émeutes éclatent et le monde s’installe peu à peu dans l’immobilisme. Les campagnes sont désertées, et la population tente de survivre comme elle le peut.
Spilled Coffee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,680. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Benjamin Hughes is on a mission. He has just bought back the New Hampshire lake cottage his family lost eighteen summers ago, in 1969, just before he turned fourteen. For the next 24 hours, he has committed himself to relive the summer when his life blew apart.
The Planter's Wife
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,650. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Post War Malaya: in the wreckage of Japanese occupation, the world which the British knew had gone. Some return trying to rebuild their old lives, others to start anew. SG Simmons brings to life this extraordinary period of change to weave upon it a very human tale.
Hound of the Meadows
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Arthur Meadows has been living two lies. The first will ruin him if it’s discovered. But the bigger lie is the one he’s been telling himself – that having a gorgeous wife, nice house, two kids and a dog is the same thing as being happy. When the first lie starts unraveling, the second one blows up altogether, and Art’s life spirals out of control in hilarious, sexy and occasionally deadly ways.
Priory, Louisiana: A Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
When Hurricane Katrina enters the Gulf, coastal residents flee. In Priory, Louisiana, guest rooms of an inn become shelter from the storm. Guests bond over shared heartache. They watch as homes get swept to sea. Loved ones go missing. Passions ignite. Priory, Louisiana is a story of regret, God's role in tragedy, and the opportunity to reinvent yourself after the life you know has washed away.
Que pasen los niños
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,470. Language: Spanish. Published: June 1, 2013 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cuando de pronto la felicidad nos abruma…, no queda más remedio que tomar medidas. Ese es el tema de «Felicia», el primero de los relatos que componen este "Que pasen los niños", nueve cuentos en los que el autor ilustra con argumentos tomados de la vida cotidiana e imágenes novedosas el equilibrio inestable en que se encuentra la vida, presta a volcarse hacia un lado o el otro en un instante.
Shanghai Dancing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,580. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A "fictional autobiography," Shanghai Dancing is a dazzling meditation on identity, language and disorientation that combines photographs and written images in the style of W.G. Sebald. The winner of some of Australia's top literary prizes, Shanghai Dancing has been praised by its judges as "a work of major significance [that] challenges our expectations of storytelling..."
Glove Puppet
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Glove Puppet is a modern-day twist on Oliver Twist and a harrowing illustration of how the best intentions can lead to the worst results.Born 'Johnny' to a drug addict, prostitute mother in Brighton, England, Johnny becomes Vaslav when, at age seven, his mother dies from a heroin overdose and a stranger brings him to a very different life in Australia, where he passes him off as his own son.
Redeeming Brother Murrihy: The River To Hiruharama
Price: $7.22 USD. Words: 86,450. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Conrad Murrihy's mother is dying and she has one final wish: to see her eldest son Francis who has not contacted home in two years. Conrad embarks on an intensely personal journey, leaving his beloved Canada for distant, exotically spiritual New Zealand to bring his brother home. However, his encounters with the people, places and spirits of New Zealand force him to confront deeper family issues.