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Wild, Hard, Sweet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,810. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Harry is determined to outdo his smooth successful father. Charley is a local hero, an athlete, good-natured, fiercely independent. They join forces in a drug buy and are busted on the Maine coast. Charley runs; Harry games the system, using his family's money and connections. Who comes out ahead? This is a finely written story about mavericks growing up. Sexy, visual, and honest.
The Rowan Tree
Price: Free! Words: 145,680. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE ROWAN TREE is an unflinching novel of ideas that reaches from the rebellious American '60s into humanity’s global future.
Joe Burke's Last Stand
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,230. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Joe Burke is handsome, capable, getting a little gray at the temples. Divorce has left him wondering what's next. He throws some belongings in his truck and leaves town to find out, a search that takes him from Maine to Hawaii. A joyful, powerful, book about sex, love, art, and finding one's teachers.
Arcady
Series: A View at the Sunset, 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,790. Language: British English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The tale is about arrogance and pride of the main character, Arcady, - ambitious and at the same time rather charismatic young man, who, according to his own declaration, is unable to fall in love whatsoever. He just prefers to flirt with some smart, pretty and intelligent female. But once his chasing is over, he banally loses any interests to go on with the relationships.
Every Story is a Love Story
Price: Free! Words: 26,550. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
A beautifully written story of first love and discovery. Patrick, an army brat, and Willow, a musician from an academic family, drift separately into Woodstock, N.Y. in the early sixties. The characters include Bob Dylan and Joe Burke, of "Joe Burke's Last Stand," Wetterau's first novel. The author says, "It was an exiting time in an exciting place. I'm not Joe Burke, but I was there."
Le Point de Non Retour (The Point of No Return)
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 221,120. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by Brooks-Goding Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A tale of brave French settlers who risked all to find a home in the wilds of Canada. History begins with their many adventures. 400 years ago Samuel Champlain and company battle nature and the politics of the era to pursue their dream.
The Accident at 13th and Jefferson - Book 1 Only
Price: Free! Words: 47,580. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The Accident at 13th and Jefferson is an uplifting tale of middle class family life in America that gives the reader the unique opportunity to compare three different paths the same lives could take if one event is changed. 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?
The Paris Syndrome
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,580. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Wilkinson House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A dark exploration of illicit desire, madness and paternal responsibility. Francis has two sons. When one of them disappears in Paris, he returns to the city of his youth to search for him, and once more, the city becomes a place of illusion, frustration, deceit and passion. Francis is desperately in love with his son, but what secret desires are at play in the minds of his two grown-up boys?
Plantatia: High-toned and Low-down Stories of the South
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,690. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Southeast Missouri State University Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Plantatia is full of familiar people and places--a wisteria-bound and oak-shaded South comprised of honky tonks, corner stores, mills, and revival churches populated by drunks, gossips, and scandalous preachers--part yarn and part folk in a way that is reminiscent of Zora Neale Hurston. --Darien Cavanaugh, editor, Yemasee
Beautiful Machine
Price: Free! Words: 37,880. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The train is moving north. You watch as the war-scarred world disappears behind you. Your body is a prison and you will never escape it. The blood on the floor is spreading in a wide red pool. Hate pours from their mouths. You feel as though you are trapped inside the most terrible dream.
Фонд помощи мёртвым
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,350. Language: Russian. Published: January 6, 2013 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Младший сын владельца влиятельной медиакомпании прожигает жизнь за границей. Неожиданно ему сообщают о скоропостижной смерти отца и просят на несколько дней прилететь на похороны, дабы соблюсти все приличия в глазах общества. Но во время чтения завещания происходит непредвиденное: отец, всю жизнь не переносивший младшего сына, назначил именно его наследником, а не старшего…
My Generation's Lament (No More Dreams #2)
Series: No More Dreams, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,690. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013 by Nameless Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
It's been ten years since Joshua Rivers had his dream of the girl he believes he is supposed to marry, and she's still nowhere in sight. Now twenty-two, Joshua is stuck in a life markedly different from what he expected. Little does Joshua know that by the end of the year he'll have met his destined love at last.
The Nut Hut
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,280. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In late January, 1971, eighteen-year-old Becky Decker reported for her first day of work at Byerley State Hospital and School, a state-run institution spoken of mostly in whispers. She hoped to make friends, and to "make a difference" in her very first job. What she found during that week was a world of heartbreak and hope in a universe that no longer exists.
Maternal Absence
Price: Free! Words: 27,260. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Piper always wished for a new life. She never thought she'd actually get it. When she does, she goes through hell just to pick herself up from the ground. As one who's always been ridiculed, she finds it hard to let new people into her life. When she loses her mother, she realizes that sometimes family isn't the best thing for a person.
Carousel Cowboy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“…after a few more moments and a few delicate arcs of flight, a melody travels down through Travis’s sinewy conduit to play itself out in the middle of the park, trickling out his fingers, traveling out over the grass and out through the humidity." This is the story of Travis Fleeting; a story about a young musician in search of friends, love, music, and maybe—just maybe—purpose.
Tunnel Vision And Other Stories From The Edge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,560. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
1932. Dr. Elliott Kinney arrives at the Northern Michigan Insane Asylum ready to ease suffering with modern techniques. He is also running away from the torment of a dead sister and the loss of his own sanity. “Tunnel Vision” twists and turns like a psychological Frankenstein. Also included are three stories dealing with the darker side of what it means to be a woman in our new millennium.
Океан Любви
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,670. Language: Russian. Published: December 30, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Англия, Лондон. Наши дни. Преуспевающий, известный бизнесмен Билл Макконолл делает все возможное, чтобы подчинить своей железной воле родных детей. Но вместо полного подчинения и абсолютного послушания встречает жесткий отпор от красавицы дочери и теряет всякую надежду на то, что любимый сын однажды займет его место в крупной компании.
Objetos perdidos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,230. Language: Spanish. Published: December 29, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Una pequeña tragedia de nuestros días, o una comedia, o cualquiera de las doscosas, pues así están mezclados los tonos en la vida cotidiana. Escrita con un humor y una agilidad extraordinarios, el pequeño drama del protagonista: un hombre al que se le van derrumbando todos los sueños, se nos muestra al cabo como una invitación a construir otros, a seguir avanzando aunque sea en otra dirección.
The Big Pink
Price: Free! Words: 78,950. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A tale of debauchery, lies and television. A story about booze, drugs, sex, war, money, and burger boxes. A novel about a house. A Pink House that starts off structurally sound and then falls into millions of beautiful pieces.
Georgetown Journeys: The Path Made Straight
Price: $19.00 USD. Words: 87,190. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
jackie, toughened up early in life, arrives in georgetown in the 1960's. her counterpart, danny,a clergyman with a collapsing church, marries the love of his life. the camelot era makes way for new decades. their lives barely intersect as they find their dreams eluding them. now old, they end up at the washington cathedral, pouring their hearts out to each other. their lives are joined at last.