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HugoSF
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 103,850. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Holden Caulfield meets Thomas Pynchon in this sumptuous paean to paying the rent. HugoSF chronicles the coming into life of a young salesman at the start of the 21st Century. Relayed from the landscape of a very contemporary San Francisco, it is a cautionary tale of truth, work and economics during an era in which nothing is truly as it seems.
The Book of Live Wires
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,300. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The eagerly anticipated sequel to Gayle Brandeis' beloved Bellwether Prize-winning novel The Book of Dead Birds is now available exclusively as an ebook. Narrated by Darryl Sternberg, Ava Sing Lo's love interest from The Book of Dead Birds and now her husband and the father of their baby, The Book of Live Wires is an electrifying novel about love, identity and family secrets.
Quickies
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You set the price! Words: 20,750. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An entertaining collection of forty miniature short stories from this popular New Zealand author. Each story contains just five-hundred words and can therefore be read in just two or three minutes.
Clarity
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Price: Free! Words: 65,460. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Clarissa Farrell awakens one morning with the certain knowledge that a friend has died. Coincidental dream or precognition? Investigating the phenomena leads to recognizing more of her own uncanny perceptions. But when an interested reporter turns out to have fraudulent motives, she is left to question all of her new found abilities.
Selected Stories and Poetry
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,850. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a collection of stories and poetry taken from various other publications in paperback and ebook forms.
Lord of Stone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,960. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Trace: a country where magic is dying out. A country at war with itself. A country where the prophecies of the Book of the World have started to come true. Bligh: a young foreigner, drawn irresistibly to the war in Trace. A man who has rejected religion, yet appears to be possessed by one of the six Lords Elemental. Bligh thinks he's going mad, but if he is then it's a madness shared by others...
A Trial of One, the third in The Osgoode Trilogy.
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Series: The Osgoode Trilogy, Book 3 · The Osgoode Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $8.64 USD. Words: 95,430. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The gathering of the ravens presages a deadly disturbance of the natural order. Years ago, in Final Paradox, the second in The Osgoode Trilogy, the wheels were set in motion by a fraud upon a fraud. At last, you will find the answers to all the questions.
Final Paradox, the second in The Osgoode Trilogy.
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Series: The Osgoode Trilogy, Book 2 · The Osgoode Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $8.64 USD. Words: 80,960. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love and forgiveness amid fraud and deceit? Years back, George Pappas, a charming thug, scammed a huge sum of money with promises to develop a drug to combat memory loss. No drug was ever made and the money was gone. Harry Jenkins' elderly client, Norma, demands he find it. When she is lucid, she’s credible, but when she is mad, she just might be evil. A fraud upon a fraud is about to unravel.
Show Me The Way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,010. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Clyde Dupee, jailbird and alcholic, has fallen in love. Will Theron McGee, former beauty queen and GED counsellor, ever see her way to returning that love? Clyde has to try, despite the odds, and despite the hurdles his history and addiction will set in the way.
A Gentle Thief
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,290. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Gentle Thief is the story of a young girl found dead on New Year's Day in Cedar City, Utah, a small town known for its love of Shakespeare, with a single gun shot wound to her right temple, cradling a gun to her chest. Everyone believed it was a suicide, everyone except her father and the lawyer he hired 20 years later to change her death certificate to homicide.
The Last Three
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Price: Free! Words: 23,690. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
"'Just three more stops,' I thought to myself. I gripped my knife, the handle digging into my flesh. I closed my eyes and tried to think of Eris." A descent down the path of self-destruction, does salvation lie around the corner or is it merely an illusion? The Last Three is a captivating story of a lost soul on the streets of a modern dystopia.
Delicate Wedding
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With his younger son's wedding approaching, Frederick Adelson decides to try and persuade his dissolute and detached older son, Elias, to join the family at the wedding after a long separation. Frederick sends two old friends of Elias, who ineffectively try to work on Elias while the rest of the family prepares for the upcoming celebration.
Scar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,500. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dermot Fallon has a disease. Currently hospitalized in Vancouver, he recreates with lunatic clarity the circumstances surrounding his recent trip to Ireland to bury his father, and his own schizophrenic breakdown. *Scar contains strong language and is not suitable for young children. Discretion is advised.*
Cold Coffee
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,550. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Norwegian immigrants Eric and "Bus Andersen go through the booming 1920s in California, then lose everything in 1929 and wind up on the dole in Brooklyn New York. Eric splits for far-off war work and Bus strikes out on her own.
When Horses Had Wings
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,470. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Pregnant at 16, Renee Goodchild drops out of school and marries. Now she’s trapped in rural Texas with Kenny, her violent, garbage-collecting husband. A bleak future seems assured until she meets self-appointed relationship guru, Pearly.
Meggie Blackthorn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Suitable for all ages. Early 1960s. When eleven-year-old Meggie's feckless Dad doesn't pay the coal man and they have no hot water, she decides to take matters into her own hands. With her younger brother, Jack, she sets off to find the free coal she knows can be found in the pit heaps opposite their village. When she and Jack return home from their adventure, she's in big trouble
Tom Hubbard Is Dead
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Price: Free! Words: 57,210. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The year is 2002 and the Afghanistan and Iraq Wars are in their infancy. The military favors policies that keep the truth under wraps. In such an atmosphere, thirty-seven year old Lieutenant Tom Hubbard is killed in action, his remains are returned to the small New England town he turned his back on years earlier. Iraq War hero, dutiful son, dedicated brother, faithful partner ... or was he?
There's Something in a Name
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,490. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Owen Taylor has resigned himself to live out his life in Key West partying with a group of malcontented characters he thinks are friends. A sunken sixteenth century Spanish Galleon provides the means for him to carry out his extravagant lifestyle. He's the only one who knows its location, but with each trip that secret is jeopardized.
The Heron's Flood
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,620. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Norah Furlong's abusive husband Tom is dead. Norah is accused of his murder. As she waits for the case to come to court she is supported by her cousin Sinead Breslin. The women become firm friends and both reflect on their pasts and on the decisions they made (or failed to make) which brought them to this point in their lives.
After the Snows
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You set the price! Words: 92,890. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man is hospitalized and meets a woman. As their story unfolds so does the particular story of the man and the reasons for his being there in the first place. It is through this love that he improves.