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L'Heure du Tigre
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 89,560. Language: French. Published: November 20, 2012 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
On a le sens de la vengeance, dans la famille. Nolimé en fait l’expérience lorsqu’elle croise à nouveau la route de son père, vingt ans après le drame qui a détruit leurs vies. Depuis, il n’y a eu aucun contact entre eux, et chacun a refait sa vie. Mais elle va vite se rendre compte que Philippe n’a aucune intention d’oublier. Changer de nom n’a pas suffi…
First You Pay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,380. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
To maintain his life style and pay for his wife’s experimental cancer therapy Dr. Paul Ochs slowly slides down the slippery slope of Medicare fraud. His arrogance exposes him to a side of life previously unknown to him. Sent to a maximum security prison his life is altered in unpredictable ways as he struggles to find a new direction. A life that almost ends before the answer appears.
Angels and Electrons: A Sub-Suburb Tale
Price: Free! Words: 49,940. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Murder, mayhem, deep depression, and an attempt to contact angels or aliens - all in the wake of Oklahoma's oil bust of the 1980's. Germans, plans of apokalypse, a forgotten World War II invention, and the faint possibility of redempton - all a stone's throw from the baitshop and the trailer park.
Julot et Bébert
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: French. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Récits avec comme personnages deux petits garçons amis mais différents quant à leur éducation et leur vécu. Ces récits ne sont pas vraiment faits pour être lus aux ou par les enfants. Le lecteur ou la lectrice jugeront eux-mêmes, car ceci dépend du type d'éducation qu'ils ont donné à leur(s) enfant(s).
Perrera
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,750. Language: Spanish. Published: November 14, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Vivir en la perrera es vivir enjaulado, a golpe de ladrido, sin más expectativas de futuro que alcanzar cada nuevo día y salir ileso. Así viven los protagonistas de esta novela, tres jóvenes de barrio que consumen su existencia entre porros, peleas y flirteos con chicas que nunca podrán ser suyas. Todos son perros y todos ladran.
Cappadocia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,780. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
When Carmen Baruk is thrown to the wolves by her advisor her academic future falls into a rut as deep as a Cappadocian ravine. Her friend Dean disappears after using her nascent algorithm at his startup, leaving all his possessions behind. Somewhere out of sight a force will retrieve them, draw them together again, and give Carmen an opportunity to finish what she started. In its service.
Ινδικά Διηγήματα
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,620. Language: Greek. Published: November 13, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ο βραβευμένος με Νόμπελ Λογοτεχνίας (1913) Ραμπιντρανάθ Ταγκόρ υπήρξε συνθέτης, συγγραφέας και φιλόσοφος. Ενδιαφέρθηκε επίσης για την εκπαίδευση και την παιδαγωγική.
La farsa vieja
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,250. Language: Spanish. Published: November 12, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"La Farsa Vieja" es un libro completamente absurdo, tanto por su inexistente autor como por el contenido del mismo, que sólo justifica su escritura por el deseo de hacer reír; o al menos arrancar unas cuantas sonrisas, en un momento de dificultades generalizadas.
Lakebridge: Spring (Supernatural Horror Literary Fiction)
Price: Free! Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stansbury, Vermont is known for the Lakebridge, a covered bridge with a dark history few remember. The bridge makes people do things – bad things. Some have tried to destroy the bridge, and failed. But as long as the bridge is fed with the lives of the innocents, it will go on – loving the people of Stansbury.
Angelique in San Francisco (a novella)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,320. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Set entirely at night in a repressive atmosphere of Patriot Act paranoia, Matthew Asprey's 2012 novella 'Angelique in San Francisco' dramatizes a young woman's quest to discover her heritage.
Barnabé
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,640. Language: French. Published: November 9, 2012 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Barnabé arrive à l’âge adulte. C’est un homme-enfant, un handicapé mental, qui découvre sa différence dans le regard des autres. Aussi, lorsque une série d’incendies volontaires se déclenche tout autour de Montdunon, il ne manque pas de témoins pour affirmer que l’on a vu Barnabé et son scooter rouge rôder aux alentours. Se vengerait-il des sarcasmes dont il est l’objet ?
Monterra's Deliciosa & Other Tales &
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,100. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Magic Lino, the real story behind the one told by Robert Louis Stevenson, a chef dying of ennui, gathering bluebirds, paying with candywrap. More than 30 stories and poems from an author described by SF Site as "one of the most delightful, original, and varied new writers on hand". Includes 17,000 words of bonus material.
Spotted Lily
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,530. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the Devil drops into Angela Pendergast's bedroom in her sharehouse in inner-city Sydney with a contract in hand, her life has little better alternative so she signs. He's got only a Hell's week to fulfil his side, but in the meantime he must chaperone her -- or is it the other way around? Shortlisted for the William L. Crawford Award; a Locus Recommended Reading List selection.
Ink
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,680. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 by Crossed Genres Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Are YOU marked for disappearance? What happens when rhetoric about immigrants escalates to an institutionalized population control system? The near-future, dark speculative novel INK opens as a biometric tattoo is approved for use to mark temporary workers, permanent residents and citizens with recent immigration history - collectively known as inks.
Rattlesnake and other tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
'Rattlesnake and other tales' was first published in 2001 by Polygon. 'From the expansive desert spaces of Arizona to the internal workings of the most fragile human mind, Dodds' stories are packed with subtle twists and turns, but told in an elegant, simple style.' (The book image shows the original Polygon paperback edition.)
Genre Shotgun: A Collection of Short Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012 by Gryphonwood Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » General
This collection contains all of Terry Ervin’s published short stories to date. It includes tales of science fiction, horror, mystery, suspense and inspiration. Remorse and redemption, revenge and revelation, cowardice and courage—all are contained within this fast-paced and riveting collection.
Skeletons In The Cupboard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,300. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s hard learning a foreign language. And teaching it. William Steer lives in a French backwater, trying his best to integrate, to master French, to teach English. There can be misunderstandings, even stand-up rows. We’re old enemies after all and some of the locals have long and bitter memories. And when one of them asks William about learning English, well, he won’t take no for an answer.
American Dream
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,640. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A young artist living in poverty finds himself in line to inherit a family castle. Follow his journey to overcome clinical depression and claim a place in his family with his son. In this character study, scientist author J.J.Brown explores healing of creativity for people with emotional illness.
Pedalling Backwards
Price: Free! Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On a bleak, muddy island in the Blackwater Estuary, Lizzie struggles to come to terms with the loss of her unborn child and the death of her sister. Trapped in a damp cottage with her ineffectual but well-meaning husband, and her aloof parents, the things that are said and left unsaid on this strained family holiday threaten the complex ties between mothers and fathers and their daughters.
Park Life
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 77,730. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Susan moves to Birmingham in search of a fresh start she’s unprepared for the challenges she’ll have to face. Her new next-door neighbour Craig thinks he’s more than ready for life but has yet to learn that the best laid plans have a habit of going awry. They’re not friends. Yet. But many things can change during a walk through a park, or over tea and cake in a café.