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Down from the Clouds
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,240. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013 by Winslet Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Continue the stories of your favorite characters from Where Love Finds You in this sequel written from Gavin's perspective. This can be read as a stand-alone, but is best when followed by Where Love Finds You (the first book in The Unspoken Series)
Apricots in a Turkish Garden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This sparkling collection of ten short stories is similar to her other work in its deft narratives, sure characterizations, engaging dialogue and enchanting resolutions. Ironically, Apricots is also like Knowles’ other writing in that it is almost impossible to categorize. These tales draw the reader in through her seductive storytelling and summarily haunt the reader with her profound insights.
Dancing to an Irish Reel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,430. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On sabbatical from her job in the LA record business, Hailey takes a trip to Ireland for the vacation of a lifetime. What she finds is a job offer too good to turn down. Her new job comes with one major complication—Liam Hennessey. He’s a famous Irish musician whose entire live has revolved around performing. And Hailey falls in love with him. But the journey isn't an easy one.
Friday Afternoon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a hurry, and stuck behind a dirty pickup truck on a lonely two-lane road in western North Carolina, corporate executive Bryce Stanford attempts a bad pass around the wrong guy. The events which follow will test his courage, his strength...and his soul. In the surreal tradition of The Twilight Zone, "Friday Afternoon" is an unforgettable journey into the inner reality of who a man really is.
La dernière phrase
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,680. Language: French. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Quelques mois après le décès de son conjoint, une libraire s'habitue doucement à sa nouvelle vie en compagnie de sa fille et de son chat. Quand le quotidien gagne enfin en sérénité, la jeune femme se retrouve confrontée à une situation inattendue et pourtant inévitable : un homme lui tourne autour. Se pose alors une question sans réponse : quand est-on prêt à refaire sa vie ?
The Luck of the Weissensteiners
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,000. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the sleepy town of Bratislava in 1933 a romantic girl falls for a bookseller from Berlin. Greta Weissensteiner, daughter of a Jewish weaver, slowly settles in with the Winkelmeier clan just as the developments in Germany start to make waves in Europe. The political climate in the disintegrating Czechoslovakia becomes more complex and affects relations between the couple and the families.
Fallen Angels
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,870. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Transplanted Boston Brahmin, Mercy Allcutt, has had some very exciting times as secretary to private investigator, Ernie Templeton. When she sets out to find her wandering boss, Ernie, one hot September afternoon, she not only discovers a corpse, but she also finds Ernie, bound and gagged. Worse, when the police arrive to investigate the crime, they peg Ernie as the killer.
The Sun Also Rises in the Desert
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013 by Mendicant Bookworks. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The moral and spiritual complexity of academia comes to bear as a "lost generation" of educators pursue an attractive colleague across a spate of conferences. Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction by Gerald Locklin.
Thrust From the Hand of God
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 207,920. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
One selfless act, one naïve decision, so innocent in the making, so condemning in effect, how foolish John had been not to expect trouble to follow. Murder or self-defense, what did it matter? One man was dead and another wanted revenge.
The Automat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,580. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The Automat is a story of a mild-mannered introvert named Horace Gray, who slowly descends into madness after he becomes obsessively enamored with a woman who stares at him from behind an automat wall.
The Termite Queen: Volume One: The Speaking of the Dead
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,320. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the 30th century, an off-world expedition brings back a giant termite with a behavior that suggests intelligence. During the planning for a first-contact expedition, Kaitrin Oliva, a linguistic anthropologist, falls in love with the entomologist-leader, a complex man hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, civil discord is brewing on the termite planet as the Queen's Chamberlain plots a murder ...
Winter in Tirane: The Stories of Jiri Kajane
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,920. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2010 by Fiction Attic. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Winter in Tirane: The Stories of Jiri Kajane, brings together for the first time twelve intertwined tales of bittersweet love, absurd politics, and comic hijinks by the enigmatic Jiri Kajane...an exploration of the meaning of identity, the power of suggestion, and the complex relationship between a story and its creator.
Sebastian
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,910. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sebastian is the story of a young man who, due to an unfortunate accident, has his leg amputated shortly before World War I. When his father is drafted to the war it falls to him to run the family grocery store in Vienna, to grow into his responsibilities, bear loss and uncertainty, and hopefully find love.
Huit ans plus tard...
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,050. Language: French. Published: August 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Théo est journaliste à la rédaction d'un grand quotidien. Il se noie dans son boulot pour oublier le drame qu'il a vécu huit ans auparavant et dont il n'a jamais parlé à personne. A l'aube de la trentaine, réalisant qu'il ne pourrait vivre éternellement dans l'ignorance, Théo se décide enfin à résoudre le mystère qui le hante et à retrouver celle qui a disparu, il y a huit ans.
Baby Dust: A Novel about Miscarriage
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012 by Casey Shay Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Baby Dust sheds a light on the all-too taboo subject of miscarriage in a raw, compelling, and incredibly realistic way. -- Kristin Cook, Founder of Faces of Loss, Faces of Hope
Famous Potatoes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,300. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A classic road novel from the 1970s, now an ebook. Willy, a nice boy from the suburbs, is framed for murder and goes on the lam. With hopeful heart and broken balls he joins the people of humble cafes and dusty bars, underground, where life is basic. “An engaging, warm, well-told story of a likable character with a knack for being in the wrong place at the wrong time.”—Publisher’s Weekly
De werkster
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: Dutch. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Een werkster vindt overal briefjes met eigenaardige verzoeken...
Apron Strings
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,100. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A seven-year old well-to-do white girl and her family’s black maid overcome the deep-seated hatred and the segregation embedded in their 1950’s era southern culture proving that love sees no color. Where you taught to hate people of another color when you were young? We don’t come hating we learn it!
Accidental Child
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,720. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A futuristic, dystopian novel in the tradition of Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale and Piercy's Woman on the Edge of Time
Lex
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,480. Language: French. Published: August 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alysson, 20 ans, se lance à la recherche de L.E.X, un célèbre cambrioleur, persuadée qu'il a été témoin du meurtre de son père. Mais ce fameux voleur, considéré comme une légende urbaine, existe-t-il vraiment ? La jeune femme va découvrir qui se cache derrière les lettres L.E.X, et se voir proposer une vengeance à la hauteur de l'homme qu'était son père.