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That American Mrs. Dalloway
By Tom Dickson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,280. Language: American English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
first class mrs. dalloway of short hills, nj, long ago buried her 'he-ain't-heavy,-he's-my-brother' instincts under an 'i-am-not-my-brother's-keeper' personality. now she goes on a group trek up the baltoro glacier in pakistan to k2 and things fall apart.
Godaan (Hindi)
By Premchand
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 174,180. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
होरीराम ने दोनों बैलों को सानी-पानी दे कर अपनी स्त्री धनिया से कहा - गोबर को ऊख गोड़ने भेज देना। मैं न जाने कब लौटूँ। जरा मेरी लाठी दे दे। धनिया के दोनों हाथ गोबर से भरे थे। उपले पाथ कर आई थी। बोली - अरे, कुछ रस-पानी तो कर लो। ऐसी जल्दी क्या है? होरी ने अपने झुर्रियों से भरे हुए माथे को सिकोड़ कर कहा - तुझे रस-पानी की पड़ी है, मुझे यह चिंता है कि अबेर हो गई तो मालिक से भेंट न होगी।
Fire Answers Fire
By R.D. Mumma
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,250. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
What if you found evidence your grandfather was a terrorist? A mysterious letter from 1939 leads to a trail of documents pointing to a favorite relative's complete change of identity and his connection to one of the most well-documented disasters of the 20th Century, the burning of the Hindenburg.
Patriarch Run
By Benjamin Dancer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,570. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Billy discovers that his father might be a traitor, that he was deployed to safeguard the United States from a cyberattack on its military networks. After that mission, his father disappeared along with the Chinese technology he was ordered to steal–a weapon powerful enough to sabotage the digital infrastructure of the modern age and force the human population into collapse.
The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky
By David Litwack
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A mysterious nine-year-old from the Blessed Lands sails into the lives of a couple in the Republic, claiming to be the Daughter of the Sea and the Sky. Is she a troubled child longing to return home, or a powerful prophet sent to unravel the fabric of the Republic? The answer will change the lives of all she meets… and perhaps their world as well. [Literary, Saga, Speculative]
When Dreams Touch (Literary Fiction, Historical)
By Rosemary Hanrahan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,310. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by SDP Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Often in startling contrast, the women portrayed in When Dreams Touch are united through mutual understanding and respect. With courage and perseverance, they confront the broader injustices of the world they live in and create a legacy of enduring hope.
Mindscapes:Ten Science Fiction and Speculative Fiction Short Stories
By Victor D. Lopez
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,940. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This book contains 10 science fiction and speculative fiction short stories on themes ranging from the innermost dimensions of the mind to the outer reaches of the universe focusing from diverse perspectives on the meaning of life, the superlative strength and wrenching weakness of the human spirit, the power of love and the duality of human nature anchored in both the divine and the profane.
The Baer Boys
By Alan Hutcheson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
After twenty five years of not making it as an actor, Darin returns home to take care of his recently widowed father. When he lands a long term substitute teaching job at his old high school he finds that it comes with more than the promise of a much needed paycheck.
Changing Light
By James Irvine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,520. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Hamish Scott. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stephen Whyte’s solemn nature and delicate sensibility alienates him from what he sees as the malaise of the crude sensibility and coarse, frivolous life of his community. His search for a means to remedy that malaise, and thereby end his isolation and take a place in the community appropriate to his ‘higher’ sensibility, leads him to a course of action that risks his entire future and well-being.
The Unflushed
By Tahiba Ademola June
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's a work of fiction with angles geared towards having a reality and fantasy. Life is fun, it's an injustice for anyone to live their life just for the sake of breathing and letting each day pass without any real meaning. Drama is what keeps most people alive and makes them appreciate their life. This is a book that tells readers how easy life can turn into hell just because of a bad decision.
By All Men's Judgments
By Brad Cotton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,900. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Knowing she doesn’t have long to live, Liza Meacham summons local newspaper writer Nathaniel to her bedside to share a story she’s kept to herself for seven decades. It’s the story of a man named Joseph Tilley. With her granddaughter, Madeline, also by her side, Liza begins to reveal how an innocent Oklahoma farm boy fell into a life of crime to become a notorious outlaw in the early 1920s.
City of Sorrows
By S.L. Nadathur
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,290. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Just turned nineteen, Diego is recently married, madly in love, expecting his first child, and completely unaware that his life is about to come crashing down around him. On a dark road outside Seville, this Gypsy’s life takes a tragic turn. He must find the courage to face death, the strength to survive it, and the power to hold onto his humanity while his mind and his will scream against it.
Not My Thing - A Short Story
By E.D. Martin
Price: Free! Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When The Dancing Freemasons embark on their first major tour, Jeff’s dreams of being a rock star have come true – until he can no longer connect with the music. One night after a show, he meets a woman who might be the one to get the music flowing again, but is the cost worth it? (From the author of the women's fiction novel "The Lone Wolf.")
וישתוק הים
By Mordechai Landsberg
Price: Free! Words: 33,800. Language: Hebrew. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
עלילת הנובלה מתרחשת בצילה של מלחמת ההתשה (1970)בין ישראל למצרים, אך אינה סיפור היסטורי. חברו של כותב הספר טבע בים – יחד עם חבר נוסף, בעת שחש להצילו ממערבולת. התקופה היא תחילת פריחתו ובשׂורתו של המיחשוב הדיגיטלי בעולם ובארץ. המחבר –שהעדיף לעסוק בעבודת תכנות וטכנולוגיה- על פני עבודת עריכה וכתיבה ספרותית-עיתונאית, שבהן הצטיין בימי בית הספר התיכון, משחזר את חברותו עם חברו גדעון(ג'דע) שניספּה בים.
Croc-Odile
By Audrey & Natacha Ajasse
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 60,580. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
C’est l’été, la classe de Première L du lycée Jean Cocteau de Kenmare, petite ville bretonne, part en voyage scolaire à La Rochelle. Une ombre plane sur le séjour : Marie-Odile, le bouc émissaire de la classe, est aussi de la partie. Un roman à plusieurs voix où chaque personnage donne sa version de l'histoire au fil du récit.
Laura English
By Lynn Arias Bornstein
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,970. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Stillpoint Digital Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A fairy tale of Hollywood glamour that shows that even blessed lives may not have the happily-ever-after that we would expect, Laura English follows the life and loves of a young British actress who rises to fame and yet struggles to find happiness. By turns heart-warming, heart-wrenching, funny and tragic, this is a journey around the world and into the deepest recesses of the human heart.
Paxon Chute: A Novel about Life and Other Funny Things in the Texas Hill Country
By Keith Cartlidge
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Renewed rumors of a lost treasure have brought more tourists than usual to the historic Texas Hill Country town of Paxon Chute and park ranger Edgar Rerd is overwhelmed. He’s also flat broke. Things look brighter when slick businessman Marlon Ezell returns home to pitch a chrome-plated development that could pay off big for Edgar, but at what expense to Paxon Chute and its quirky residents?
William Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew": A Retelling in Prose
By David Bruce
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 37,520. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew." In it, Katherina vows before God — in the marriage ceremony — to love, honor, and obey her husband, but very quickly she makes it apparent that she is not taking her vow seriously. Her husband, Petruchio, is determined to convince her to take that vow seriously.
Percy's Plan
By Paul Jansen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,660. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Emily is a maidservant in the house of an earl in a fictional 16th century locale called Emerland. The stove makes the kitchen too hot and there's always something more to be done, but Emily is not one to sulk when there are better ways to pass the time. Soon though, she finds trouble in her employment and seeks refuge in the forest. There, she makes friends, travels, and learns much.
Les vraies fables du conteur Lepeintre
By Charles Demassieux
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 40,680. Language: French. Published: March 29, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Un abbé révèle à un parent journaliste la découverte d’un manuscrit oublié dans les rayonnages de la bibliothèque de son abbaye. Ledit manuscrit, de la main d’un certain Hippolithe Lepeintre (1905-1973), consiste en une série de nouvelles. On apprend que le projet de Lepeintre était de réécrire l’Histoire à la lumière de découvertes faites pendant plusieurs années au cours de ses recherches.