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The Code of Buddyhood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,060. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2017 by Babylon Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
There couldn't be a more unlikely pair of best friends. Bobby's cautious, social ineptitude and romantic fumblings offset Mark's flamboyant, devil-may-care attitude, his irrepressible pranks, and his prowess with shapely coeds. But the cardinal rule of the Code--"A buddy does not move in on another buddy's girl"--requires Bobby to watch quietly as Mark makes time with the woman of his dreams...
Poisoning the Nest
Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off!) Words: 82,680. Language: Australian English. Published: October 20, 2017 by Black Cockie Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Jack Kelly signed up, the war was meant to be over by Christmas. It was supposed to be an adventure, a chance to escape his life for a little, something to tell the grandkids about. But it wasn’t the adventure they promised, and heroism is more complicated than it seems in stories. While stories cover painful memories.
The Go-Backer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story of what happens when a family of homesteaders risks everything to turn back from the western frontier.
The Gag Gift
Price: Free! Words: 26,290. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A satire on some of the things our Liberal education takes for granted.
This Parachute is a Knapsack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,120. Language: American English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A novel in 8 parts and 2 cities.
As Wense Perde Was (Afrikaanse uitgawe - Afrikaans Edition)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: Afrikaans. Published: October 15, 2017 by Seraphim Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
By die altaar gelos en sonder 'n huis gelaat, het Rosie Xalbadora 'n werk geneem as 'n goewernantes op die rand van die Australiese wildernis. Daar ontmoet sy Pippa Bristow, 'n sensitiewe kind wat haar ouers se bitter egskeiding hanteer deur te ontsnap na 'n magiese wêreld van sprokie koninginne en eenhoring perde. Aangestel om Pippa te help met haar verswakkende studies, raak sy 'n pion in...
Venus al alba
Price: Free! Words: 55,720. Language: Spanish. Published: October 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Novela sobre cómo la amistad y el amor son parte de la vida aunque no lo notemos, es la historia de Nadir, una mujer como tú.
AVENGE—the Second Pacific War
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
For avenge of atomic bombing, Japan dispatched including Harris 200 spies to secretly infiltrate the US Navy so as to master Pacific Fleet, turn on at the Second Pacific War; also, developing nuclear weapon, when knowing Japan would test H-bomb on 11 March 2011, the US initialed the earthquake weapon to cause Fukushima nuclear leaking for holding back Japanese nuclear development.
Falling Into Place
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
Everett was a stay-at-home dad before it was a choice. Only his wife Sue Ellen had a clue why he found it hard to cope. His children wished he could do more than create gardens and fix breakfast. Sue Ellen's illness means he has to fend more for himself. It also brought his World War II secret to light. And from the sadness grew understanding, An important story told with humor and grace.
Vampyre Desire Immortal
Price: Free! Words: 28,160. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ava is a medieval princess and a vampire. Perdix is an aging alchemist who sets out to save her, only to find his magic is not as strong as it once was. Can Perdix save Ava or is he doomed to her same fate?
Arrivals and Departures
Price: Free! Words: 87,360. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set largely in Spain, but also Italy, France and northern England, Most of these short stories relate the adventures of Detective Oscar Garcia and his assistant Jose, who specialise in the kind of missing persons cases which benefit from Oscar's somewhat contemplative frame of mind, although it turns out there are frequently more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in his philosophy.
Laika
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,570. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Laika desperately wishes for a new life. At fourteen, she’s hardened and independent, living on the streets of Southern California. Laika brings to light the often-shrouded world of paranoid schizophrenia. It also examines the socially stigmatized issues of homelessness, addiction, and PTSD, in the hopes of fostering greater awareness and compassion.
Anath Bachhi (एकांकी)
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 21,570. Language: Hindi. Published: October 10, 2017 by Prachi Digital Publication. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
‘अनाथ बच्ची’ (एकांकी) है-जिसमें रोमांचक पहलू यह है कि एक शराबी-कुण्ठित, अविवाहित युवा अनाथ बच्ची को पड़ा देख मुंह फेर कर आगे बढ़ जाना चाहता है, पर एकदम पैदा हुई परिस्थितियां उसकी मानवीयता को द्रवित कर, इस बात को मजबूर कर देती हैं कि वह अनाथ बच्ची का नाथ बनने के लिए दोनों हाथों को बढ़ा दें। एक बार हाथ बढ़े तो न सिर्फ अनाथ बच्ची, कुण्ठित युवा का सहारा बन उसकी जीवन नौका की दिशा बदलती चली जाती है.
Hawke's Point
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 87,650. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jonas Hawke, a recovering alcoholic with bouts of crankiness and unmitigated orneriness, may be past his prime but he's still a damned good lawyer. That's why everyone in Beacon Junction turns to him for advice as soon as something goes wrong. And plenty does—murder, adultery, corporate conspiracy—everything you'd expect from a sleepy Vermont town.
Abruptions: 3 Minute Stories to Awaken the Mind
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,560. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Poetic and fable-like tales about quirky people from small towns. Written by master storyteller Jack Matthews during his last decade of life, they are told with simple language, flashes of humor and a sage's sense of wonder and irony.
Broken Hearts
Price: Free! Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fourteen-year-old Nadia Delacroix is in love with the lead singer of the local grunge band Teen Spirit. Caitlin Weatherly’s parents have fallen out of love and she feels helpless watching her mother unravel. Broken Hearts is a prequel novella to It Happened to Us and takes us on a brief journey in the lives of the two cousins who are struggling with the heartbreaking teenage years.
We Became Us
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,720. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mathieu Delacroix, a university freshman, didn’t expect to find love on that December day, 1991. Lori-Anne Weatherly, a fourth-year student and Teaching Assistant, believes she’s in love with her English professor. We Became Us is a prequel novella to It Happened to Us, an unexpected love story of two people who had almost given up on finding their soul mate.
Metamorphosis
Price: Free! Words: 30,050. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
How could a feminine conscious self-awareness arise from the material constituents out of which the Universe was composed? Feminization was to become fabulous, to be feminine was to be ‘fantastical’. To be fantastical was to be whimsical, fanciful, sublime and above all, magnificent in a freshly metamorphosed body.
Ant Malkovich
Price: Free! Words: 61,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man becomes an ant.
Blues Politic
Price: Free! Words: 51,650. Language: Romanian. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Romanul Blues politic al tânărului prozator Daniel Sidor este o sumbră radiografie a României post‑decembriste, executată din punctul imposibil al suicidului la care recurge Perplexus Timor, tânărul absolvent de facultate devenit comerciant de elixiruri anatomice și intelectuale, după angrenarea sa în arena politică și transformarea sa în parlamentar. Tăvălugul istoriei continuă să distrugă ...