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A Wildcat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What would you do if your livelihood was being taken away? Defend against or accept the outcome? One group of workers decide to protect their future.
The World Unseen
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 85,720. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Winner of the Pendleton May First Novel Award and a Betty Trask Award, The World Unseen is a captivating human drama and love story between two women who discover universal truths about integrity, justice and finding your voice in 1950's South Africa. 'Elegant and understated' The Times
Along the Watchtower
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,410. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2018 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A tragic warrior lost in two worlds... Which one will he choose? ~ The Iraq war ended for Freddie when an IED explosion left his mind and body shattered. Once a skilled gamer and capable soldier, he’s now a broken warrior, emerging from a medically induced coma to discover he’s inhabiting two separate realities. Is he Lieutenant Freddie Williams, a leader of men, or Frederick, Prince of Stormwind?
Death in Amsterdam—Based on a True Story
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 38,740. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Dutch police tell American Leigh French that a mysterious potion has killed her daughter, Leigh travels to Holland to search for answers. Why did two young women die in the rear garden of a house in Amsterdam? Was it suicide or homicide?
Four Stories
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,140. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / French, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This collection includes "Recollections of an Italian Gentleman," "The Jew," "The Chest and the Ghost," and "Philibert Lescale." All of the stories are newly translated, and two of them are appearing in English for what is perhaps the first time.
Left Behind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,260. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When her husband dies unexpectedly, Babette Carter finds herself backtracking across her life as an honored author and college professor to her childhood growing up poor and abused. Using friends and her sister Trina as catalysts, Babette tries to come to terms with why she hid so much of herself from her husband, her friends, and, as she discovers, from herself.
Borrowing a Moose Head from Cole Porter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,070. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2018 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
I had a bad feeling about Indiana from the first instant I heard we were going to be stationed there.
Smoke Paper Mirrors
Price: $3.99 $2.99 USD. (25% off!) Words: 42,380. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
From the totally not bestselling author of Crandolin (shortlisted for the World Fantasy Award), an extraordinary and moving novel that confronts and defies boundaries. "Anna Tambour is an example of one."—Ben Peek
Disconnected
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In the aftermath of 9/11, love gone awry in the 1940s comes full circle, uniting and re-uniting six intertwining lives. Disconnected explores the serendipity of our hates and loves, the resilience of our hearts, and the simple magic of mercy.
Spotted Lily
Price: $2.99 $2.24 USD. (25% off!) Words: 90,530. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the Devil drops into Angela Pendergast's bedroom in her sharehouse in inner-city Sydney with a contract in hand, her life has little better alternative so she signs. He's got only a Hell's week to fulfil his side, but in the meantime he must chaperone her -- or is it the other way around? Shortlisted for the William L. Crawford Award; a Locus Recommended Reading List selection.
The Gate - Things my Mother told me.
Price: $3.99 $1.00 USD. (75% off!) Words: 93,120. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010 by stan@stanlaw.ca. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Biographical
(5.00 from 14 reviews)
The Gate draws you in with subtlety, wit, compassion and faith. An intriguing and captivating look at the last sixty years of western culture that holds you even though we all know how her story is going to end. It will be of particular interest to people who experienced Alzheimer's or Dementia in their immediate family. "This is a jewel of a piece of writing…" [Kate Jones, USA]
The Snake Handler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,620. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Outcast Harrison Kitchen returns to care for his hospitalized sister and encounters the man who ostracized him: the community’s patriarchal pastor. Kitchen’s sister succumbs to her injuries. Her will demands he remain at the family home or risk forfeiting the generations-old property to the pastor. A perilous collision between the anti-heroic apostate and the revered holy man is inevitable.
Goddess of The Rainbow
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 70,080. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Funny and sad, Goddess of The Rainbow is a tale about a deluge in Northern Greece. Because the rain never stops, and flooding gets worse by the hour, it is a study of people's small town behavior, an account of how they change, causing them to reflect on their lives, their regrets, doubts, faith, and love
A Few Small Stones
Price: $4.99 $1.25 USD. (75% off!) Words: 49,060. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The linked stories of A FEW SMALL STONES follow Alice and her extended immigrant family in 1940s New York City as they cope with the upheavals before, during and after World War II. The stories show the pain of separation and the guilt of survival, the price of upward mobility, and the ultimate disintegration of family. In one story, the sexism of the period devastates a brother and sister.
Beulah's House of Prayer
Price: $3.99 $1.00 USD. (75% off!) Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Some storms bring destruction. Others bring salvation. On Black Sunday, the worst dust storm in history brings with it a choice: Sugar must decide whether or not to return home, leaving the hospitality—and love—of Barmy’s inhabitants. A stunning Depression-era literary novel with a touch of magical realism, Beulah's House of Prayer captivates until the very end.
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...
In the Shadow of Light
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
Even their mother's bravery is not enough to keep Corozón and her brother with her when they get to the U.S. border. A freelancer's photo brings them to the attention of the man they wanted to reach -- Colonel Bill, whose life their father and grandfather saved many years ago in Honduras. He, his wife, and a Post reporter try to find the kids. Corozón's strong voice propels the story.
Infinite Drift
Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 78,630. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A witty, dark literary novel that follows the turmoils of Eggers, a simple man who must confront infidelity, erratic women and the social woes of his city.
The Gurry Room
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 29,770. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Did you ever wonder what really goes into a can of cat food? Frank Parker, a mechanic in a fish processing plant, discovers that some knowledge can be hazardous to your health. This is a novella of approximately 30,000 words.
Cream Sam Summer
Series: A Bean Grows in the Bronx. Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 85,860. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
It’s summertime in the Bronx, 1978. The ideal backdrop for Cream Sam Summer and its myriad characters to confront past ghosts and ponder their futures, too, because nothing stays the same—nothing at all. Not neighborhoods and not people. Written with heart and humor from the perspective of a sixteen-year-old Bronx boy, Cream Sam Summer is a retro YA with appeal to adults of all ages as well.

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