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Another Throw of The Dice
By Mary Clare Morganti
Price: Free! Words: 101,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is the mid-eighties when a group of expatriates from Australia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, the United States and Japan meet and form friendships in a small country in the tropical south Pacific. Developing friendships with local people help to establish familiarity with the culture and lifestyle of the society. Over time, past lives are glimpsed and are woven into the fabric of the narrative.
A Phantom Herd
By Lorraine Ray
Price: Free! Words: 100,040. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nostalgic for a lost America? Was Chester from Gunsmoke your first crush? Visit the desert Southwest circa 1960 as refugees from Indiana and Ohio cope with cacti and tamales, and a family of kids lie and bluster their way through a frightening adult world. Gain insight into the creative process from the humorously self-absorbed narrator. This is the first novel in a two-part series.
Blood For Culture: Part 2
By Mitul Mistry
Series: Blood For Culture. You set the price! Words: 124,210. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With the Northern provinces in ruin, the mercenary Gideon Greythorne embarks on an epic adventure to save the world – only his adventure is being written by Joseph Anderson, a college dropout who packs boxes in the suburbs. With lofty aspirations but cynical expectations, Joseph tries to reconcile his vision with his reality as he works at a hobby shop, penning the epic fantasy of his dreams.
Un mucchio di parole
By Pierluigi Tamanini
Price: Free! Words: 109,390. Language: Italian. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Un romanzo lungo e scorrevole, che immerge in un mondo in cui istinto, ragione e genialità sono divisi e allo stesso tempo coesi: adatto a chi ama il film "INTO THE WILD", il viaggio senza meta, la ricerca di un senso della vita. L’idea alla base del libro è la natura umana focalizzata sul contrasto tra opposti: istinto e ragione, scappare e rimanere, godere dell'attimo e pensare sempre al futuro.
Jane Austen's Mansfield Park: Abridged
By Emma Laybourn
Price: Free! Words: 105,300. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This edition of "Mansfield Park" has been shortened to two-thirds of its original length, and slightly simplified, whilst preserving Jane Austen's style. It offers readers with good English a more approachable version of the great classic novel.
Boss Gull
By Barry Klemm
Price: Free! Words: 100,370. Language: Australian English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two Hard Men Friends for Life Enemies to the Death! WWII buddies and bonded by a tragic event, Frank and Lyle remain friends even though Frank goes up and up while Lyle remains at the bottom. Until the day when Frank decides he's rich and powerful enough to take on his oldest friend. But Lyle is the only man Frank was never afraid of; something of which he is about to be devastatingly reminded.
The Taste of Translation
By Anne Gambling
Price: Free! Words: 137,550. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Muslim princess learns to die to self, a Christian translator learns there are other ways to write, and a secular exile from the Bosnian War learns to open to her past in order to embrace the future. Across a shifting landscape spanning Europe and North Africa, and bridging more than six centuries, their pilgrimages to the centre of being tell a single story – of what it means to love.
The Jig of the Union Loller
By Michael Burnham
Price: Free! Words: 130,370. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A loller is a shirker, a slacker, a goof-off, an idler, a goldbrick, a dirtball, a ne’er-do-well—all of which define Claude Amognes’s behavior quite nicely. So he’s a good-time Charlie who smokes and drinks too much and does as little work as necessary; but while all these things are true, he’s also a delightful Falstaffian character. He's what makes reading this book such rollicking
Everything to Nothing
By Mark Henthorne
Price: Free! Words: 158,790. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
For those who enjoy a contemporary novel which contains stark contrasts then Everything to Nothing is a book you will relish and then recommend to friends and family!
'Hab: The Other Side of Rehab
By John Sloop Biederman
You set the price! Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This POV Big Rehab tour tells the Other Side of our Sacred Recovery Cow. Follow 23-year-old free-thinker Boris, and a diverse band of fellow 'Habbers (half on repeat stints), as he's floored to find 12-Step religious indoctrination via a 20th Century hospital. Desperate to quit, fearing for his very life, Boris learns he must recover by rejecting the Program, rather than through cliche acceptance.
The Beauty of Truth: Duality
By Alwyn
You set the price! Words: 132,270. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Science and Religion mix within us in an uneasy fashion. Faith in a Religion or a useful Science. We develop a truce between what we believe and what we know works. Duality is intended to show these opposing views are right, and wrong. From a belief in one Reality, and using Time as the lever, allows the most important question to be answered- how does it all work together?
Wasted Year: The Last Hippies of Ole Miss
By Douglas Gray
Price: Free! Words: 209,560. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A comic hippie soap opera chronicling 366 days in the life of Ole Miss graduate student Daniel Medway and friends from August 1971 to August 1972.
The Rowan Tree
By Robert W. Fuller
Price: Free! Words: 145,660. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE ROWAN TREE is an unflinching novel of ideas that reaches from the rebellious American '60s into humanity’s global future.
Fear and Aggression
By Dane Bagley
Price: Free! Words: 117,690. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A technological breakthrough has forever changed the scope and scale of space travel. Tension on earth builds as the inhabitants realize that the vast distance between stars has never been an obstacle for inter-planetary travel. The earth has always been exposed to the threat of an alien invasion. But, what if we find them before they find us?
Julia
By Marty Sorensen
Price: Free! Words: 139,120. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A love story about Carolyn, her mother Elizabeth, and her grandmother Julia.
The Now or Never - Amnesia for Fun and Prophet (A Mindgame Prequel)
By Steven J. Nixall
Price: Free! Words: 118,870. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A spiritual journey through India, a detour into amnesia, a plunge into adventure, as humor lights the way to liberation. A book for the intelligent reader who knows that spiritual truth lies within—and that it takes a bit of laughter, plus facing the muck at times, to get there. Fiction based in fact, the sacred tinged with sacrilege, and an entertaining boost for those on their path to freedom.
Warm Winter's Garden
By Neil Hetzner
Price: Free! Words: 112,000. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A family is an organism. When Bett Koster, mother and grandmother, is diagnosed with breast cancer, she finds she must adapt some and discard other of the rules she has used to live her life for more than sixty years. As Bett makes the changes she needs to be able to fight for her life, her family is forced to change how they think and act toward Bett, each other, and, especially, themselves.
Tokyo to Tijuana: Gabriele Departing America
By Steven Sills
You set the price! Words: 186,210. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This literary novel explores the lives of A Korean American returning to his home country where he is scarcely literate and teaches English for a living and Gabriele, his creation, an intellectual living in a trailer court in New York State, also lost, and also rebeling against life but in a more overt manner
An Apostate: Nawin of Thais
By Steven Sills
You set the price! Words: 118,600. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This literary novel deals with a wealthy, self-established Thai man suffering a mid-life crisis and rejecting the life he has known to pursue a train trip to Laos and anonymity
El Lóbrego Pastor
By Paul Andreas Wunderlich
Series: El Soliloquio de una Flama Creciente, Libro 1, Parte 1. Price: Free! Words: 176,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Un huérfano debe encontrar su camino en un mundo vasto conocido como El Meridiano, que amenaza ser oprimido bajo fuerzas oscuras y ominosas. Manchego, el adorado pastor y el personaje principal de la obra, quien mañana tras mañana llega al Observador a ver los amaneceres que tanto le impresionan, debe encontrar el significado de su existencia y una manera de resolver los misterios de su pasado