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Zoë
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
ZOË by George Williams. At turns absurd, poignant, and comic, Zoë is a quicksilver phantasmagoria and enchanted road trip unlike any other, where travel is spectral and the traveling companions, if not real, are temporary visitors from imaginary worlds sent to show a girl lost in the moronic inferno of 21st century America the best way to her brightest possible future.
The Oarsman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,660. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016 by Beyond Yourself Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A magical river begins singing, and a man suddenly aches to know if the paradise at its end can fill his heart. He hires an oarsman to take him upstream, but they are blocked by a judge who sentences them to revisit the man's past. As the judge’s agents relentlessly pursue, and as they row further back into the man's life, the man begins to suspect the oarsman is more than he seems.
It's a Young, Young World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,400. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016 by Beachfront Entertainment. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Glenn Meganck’s fast, fun and furious adventure, IT’S A YOUNG, YOUNG WORLD, a story that explores the power and allure of youth in today’s culture and the extreme effort some will exert to maintain or regain their own youthfulness in the face of growing old.
George and the Angels
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,820. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016 by Beachfront Entertainment. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
George and the Angels is the story of a solitary man caught in an existence without apparent meaning who is suddenly thrust into a world of inexplicable events and inescapable dangers. It is the story of a man coming to grips with his own identity and place in this universe. George and the Angels challenges our concepts of what is real and what is not and what one man can do to shape his destiny.
After the Fall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,200. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016 by Beachfront Entertainment. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Filled with magic realism, After The Fall is the story of a man haunted by the death of his daughter, a man whose pain and suffering lead him to the brink of insanity. And it might take a crazy bird to lead him back…
Adelaide Literary Magazine No.3, Summer 2016
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,760. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Independent International Quarterly Literary Magazine publishing fiction, poetry, nonfiction, book reviews, author interviews, and publishing news in English and Portuguese.
The Dreamer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a hit-and-run accident sends Riley's wife and son to the bottom of a river on their way to see him in a game, he's given up his baseball career and is tormented by dreams of death. But when baseball dreams give him the chance at stardom, Riley finds he must decide between his dreams and his memories.
The Delmarva Review, Volume 9
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,700. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Published in November, 2016 Volume 9 contains the poetry and prose of thirty-six authors from 11 states. We encourage the work of authors in the greater Chesapeake region, and we welcome all writers, regardless of residence. The writing in this edition includes: forty-seven poems, eight short stories, and 10 essays and memoirs. We also review five recent books by regional authors.
The Delmarva Review, Volume 8
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,930. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Literature
Published in November, 2015 The Delmarva Review, Volume 8 presents new poetry and prose from thirty-five contributors in 12 states, the District of Columbia, and Canada. They probe diverse human themes including individualism, acceptance, loss, birth, death, love, healing, and a sense of belonging in the larger world.
The Delmarva Review, Volume 7
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,580. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Literature
Published in October 2014, Volume 7 presents the work of 40 contributors from 14 states, Washington, D.C., and one foreign country. Readers, many of whom are writers and teachers, will find diversity of craft and narrative voice among the compelling pieces selected for this edition.
Laurel Falls
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,890. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Laurel Falls, the third book in the Benjamin Drum trilogy, brings the wandering protagonist home to find himself at last, and a new generation takes up his quest for the Real. Secrets are bared and riddles solved, but the High Balsams, mountains mysterious and alluring, still loom constant over all. Is this really the end, or another beginning?
We Did Everything Wrong
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,090. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Abraham Koyfman is a widower of nine months. He works from home selling subliminal self-help tapes for a questionable doctor he found in an ad in the back of a magazine. His meager retirement is enough now that he’s alone and Abraham is ready to quit his job—a task proving to be difficult due to the company’s tactics.
Believing in Rita
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,910. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Bainbridge – a town where nothing happens; paradise for some, a prison for Rita and the stifling confinement threatens to overwhelm her. Rita needs a plan. That’s when Carl Delamore arrives in town. Scruffy and crass, he’s a man of apparent wealth and Rita hatches an audacious plan to befriend him and secure the finances she needs to buy her freedom. What could possibly go wrong?
Rosemary for Remembrance:The Tragedy of Ophelia
Price: Free! Words: 65,880. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
We all think we know Ophelia’s story. Hers is a tragedy peripheral to the greater tragedy of Hamlet. But what if she were the centre? Imagine an Elsinore where identity and meaning are as fluid as water, where love and loss, life and death, past and present flow together and one woman’s imagination might have the power to transform the hell of madness itself into a kind of beauty.
Getting Lucky (The Story)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,200. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Getting Lucky (The Story) takes place in Pittsburgh, PA, Canton and Cleveland, Ohio and outside of Carlisle, PA. The novel introduces the main characters’ initial meeting with Parnell Deauxpree and the intrigue that follows. It is a cyber active novel. This allows the reader to click on the song links and listen to the songs over the internet via YouTube.
The Undergraduates
Price: Free! Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An exhilarating portrait of a young man’s journey to find purpose in others following a heartbreaking and abrupt separation. The Undergraduates is a novel brimming with truth and immediacy reserved for a generation of lost and misguided adults. Wildly powerful, this is the moving story of one man’s search to feel wanted, needed and loved – not always in the most traditional of ways.
Lewis L'Amour (a novella)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,180. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Western
The latest comic misadventure of Australian historical novelist Arthur James Lewis, last seen in Matthew Asprey Gear's 'Lewis and Loeb' (2013).
During This, Our Nadir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,740. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Walter Ratliff is released from jail on the eve of the biggest hurricane to ever make landfall in New York City, he returns to his apartment to find Cordelia, the love of his life, has abandoned him, and returned to their hometown of Acheron, Vermont. Walter's past threatens to disrupt not just his tenuous relationship with Cordelia, but his sense of home, family, and stability as well.
Hyde
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hyde lives! (It’s only the well-meaning Jekyll who is dead.) Cloak and cudgel discarded, he is now a suitably smooth operator. But as Mike Tyson observes in the epigraph, “Everybody’s got a plan until he gets punched in the mouth.”
The New Settlement
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,600. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
'The New Settlement' is a dystopian fantasy set chiefly in a fictional Middle Eastern theocracy during the last years of the twenty-first century. Seven decades have gone by since a nuclear war turned parts of Shemesh's homeland into radioactive netherworlds. After a chance reunion with Lamech, a childhood friend, Shemesh joins an invasion of his own country led by Asia's dominant power.