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In the Town of Joy and Peace
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,090. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Women of action and obstinacy live and struggle with brutality, humor, tenderness and frustration in Radomir, Bulgaria, the Town of Joy and Peace. All inhabit a society where lowness, trickery, networking and criminality rule at numerous levels. They face the devil’s temptations: sex, alcohol, prostitution, and petty robbery. Yet these women do not lose face or hope. They struggle.
What She Was Saying
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,940. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In these powerful stories, What She Was Saying softens the already thin line between hope and hopelessness, between perseverance and despair, between what can and cannot be said. A finalist for several awards, What She Was Saying gives voice to the lives we all need to hear.
Five Days in Corfe: An Adventure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Four cousins, a dog and a crumbling castle on a mysterious island in the bay of a village on the Dorset coast ... Did you ever wonder what happened to all those characters in the stories you read as a child? Four adults are together again after more than 30 years. They return to their childhood village to find the landmarks are all still there – but who they have become is the real mystery.
The Book Of Deception
Price: $2.20 USD. Words: 43,250. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A novel about the forms that pain can give to a person, about how the ongoing events of our life that we think positive may result negatively or the ones we think negative may result positively, about love, about religion, about deception, about drugs. A novel about seeing the big picture… This is a metamorphosis… “Those who are out of lies to tell the old ones find new people for themselves.”
Odyssey of Chaos
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,490. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
With the Gestapo pounding on every door, no Jew in Athens is safe. Theo Kantos, a dress shop owner, has a desperate choice to make if he is to save his family. Does he trust the most despicable man he knows to hide them? Or does he place the lives of those he loves in the hands of a communist? Six contemporary short stories follow the title novella.
Oldsters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,520. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Escape is a harsh word. After all, Avalon is a respectable retirement facility, not a penitentiary. Eddie Barnes and his friends just need to duck out long enough to get Ray to New Mexico and make things right with his nephew before it's too late. When new resident Lila arrives, Eddie realizes she holds the key to their plan, and the group begins an unforgettable adventure down historic Route 66.
Morfina
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,350. Language: Spanish. Published: February 25, 2017 by Aurora Ebook. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
En vida de Mijaíl Bulgákov difícilmente alguien se habría atrevido a considerarlo un «clásico» de la literatura rusa, ya que, después de haber gozado de un brevísimo período de éxito durante la década de los veinte, Bulgákov fue víctima de constantes calumnias políticas por parte de las autoridades soviéticas.
The atlantis project
Price: Free! Words: 87,050. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Literature » Literary
You thought Man was alone on the Earth ? Think again ! They are here too, and they always have been. Full of suspense, this book will have you holding your breath until the last page and beyond. When the most ordinary of humdrum, daily lives is suddenly changed, who can tell where it will lead ?
Forbidden Pattern
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,310. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017 by Zorba Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A serial killer who leaves no forensic evidence. The murder victims have a horrific symbol etched into their chest.
The Scent of Apple Tea
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,990. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kathryn Gordon’s cozy rural life falls apart when her adult daughter, Heather, is diagnosed with ovarian cancer. While Kathryn researches alternative cures, including communicating with a dead Scottish ancestor, Heather Gordon makes a heroic journey to Scotland with an ex-boyfriend she still loves.
Resaca
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
What happened in the monster surf off Peru’s coast that changed the fate of Joe the American, Jose Miguel, and the spirited Milagros? Set among Peru's pastel-painted fishing villages, its barren Andean towns, and its old Spanish haciendas, Tocayos and Resaca tell a story of passion and betrayal, of rivalry and redemption, and of a boy who must choose how he will become a man.
El maestro y Margarita
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 137,420. Language: Spanish. Published: February 19, 2017 by Aurora Ebook. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Novela de culto, la obra trasciende la mera sátira, si bien genial, de la sociedad soviética de entonces para erigirse en metáfora de la complejidad de la naturaleza humana, así como del eterno combate entre el bien y el mal.
Suflet de hartie
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,380. Language: Romanian. Published: February 18, 2017 and represented by LETRAS. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Suflet de hartie este o poveste normala pentru mine, Mira Tanase, oarecum normala pentru cei care ma cunosc, dar sunt sanse ca Suflet de hartie sa fie pentru restul, o ciudatenie, o povestire absurda si dusa la extrem. O poveste traita intre vis si realitate, intre lumea aceasta si o lume paralela muta.
Dick Cheney Shot Me in the Face
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,460. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2017 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This fresh and open-eyed short stories collection from Portland, Oregon, author - Tim O’leary, is an insightful journey into the micro-moments of other people’s lives. Small moments which together, in verbal pointillism, make up the bigger picture of life in modern America.
The Girls of Frederica Square: Episode One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by James Ryder. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Surviving a bomb and a lecherous boss, Anne Ward is taken in by the women of Frederica Square — a haughty aristocrat, a brash actress, and a cynical doctor. And presiding over them all is the eccentric and charismatic Mrs de Havilland, an Edwardian survivor with a mysterious past. Can the girls of Frederica Square survive the perils of wartime London...and each other?
A Grand Folly: Or, The Ultracrepidarians
Price: Free! Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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This book is not a novel, but a novelette, and it is the story of one important summer's day in the life of siblings Enid, Oscar, and Satchell Whitsell. Enid, to her great dismay, is about to turn twenty-five, Oscar may have discovered true love at last, and Satchell has a secret that will surprise his family. Tonight they will meet with friends and party-crashers at the jubilee...
The Space Between
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,080. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
An American single mother recently hospitalized for a psychiatric breakdown and a stoic Russian expat secretly haunted by PTSD navigate a tormented but tender long-distance love affair in the face of their respective demons.
When Dreams Abound: A Return to Chambers Lane
Series: Chambers Lane Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,630. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
A telling story of youthful discord and aging regret over a period of decades.
Vodyanoy : Le Lac aux loutres
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,740. Language: Canadian French. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Le Lac aux loutres : une petite communauté beauceronne où des évènements d’un genre particulier sont sur le point de se produire. Vincent Thibault, auteur québécois prolifique, propose une histoire captivante qui allie audacieusement drame de mœurs, épouvante et roman écologique. Certains y verront un thriller, d’autres un récit humaniste — mais ce roman ne laissera personne indifférent.
Damn Near Broke
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,450. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Buddy and Martha Whitacre, a blue-collar couple, celebrate early retirement with a trip to Spain. They return home to discover that they’ve been wiped out by the investment fund that made retirement and travel possible. Damn Near Broke is the tale of how they deal with impending poverty, each other, and especially the shame of it all. Chapters alternate between Martha and Buddy,..