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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.
Freedom Incorporated
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Series: Freedom, I. Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 52,690. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012 by Church Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Freedom Incorporated, the world's first low-security work camp, doesn't exist. You can't see it and you can't touch it. But the military, the mafia, and the shadow government all lead to a truth where nobody's been. Here, the truth will not exactly set you free. It landed Noodle in solitary confinement where he's been living for thirty years. Read his story. Share it. Help set Noodle free.
Girl
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A trusted member of her ultra-Orthodox Jewish community rapes fifteen-year-old Hannah in the back room of a Brooklyn kosher butcher shop. Unwilling to succumb to her parents’ demand that she blame a homeless black man, she runs away. Alone on unfamiliar New York City streets and armed only with an indomitable spirit, quirky sense of humor, and unyielding intolerance for hypocrisy and injustice.
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
Un tabou vieux comme le monde
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,710. Language: French. Published: January 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Au lycée Oscar Wilde, quatre jeunes profs déjantés laissent volontairement courir le bruit qu'ils flirtent avec leurs élèves de Terminale dans le seul but de pimenter la vie quotidienne du bahut. Mais cette année, un coup de foudre va réellement se produire entre l'un des profs et son élève. Va-t-il briser ce tabou vieux comme le monde, au risque de voir les rumeurs se retourner contre lui ?
Hominine - it's time to choose
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 211,220. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011 by Inside Out Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A young Israeli student inadvertently triggers a chain of events that threatens to disrupt a covert plan devised by the world's superpowers and jeopardize civilization itself. A story of high-stakes treachery, high technology and profound redemption, Hominine goes to the core of human dysfunction, providing an extraordinary solution for a world on the brink of collapse.
Finding Felicity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,190. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Genuine happiness… why would you settle for anything less?
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
Juegos de pluma. Técnicas literarias llevadas al extremo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,880. Language: Spanish. Published: January 2, 2015 by Universidad de Los Hemisferios (Quito, Ecuador). Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La presente obra recoge una selección de cuentos muy dispares entre sí, cada uno de muy distinto en tamaño, recursos, estilo literario, temática y vocabulario, pero todos conservan algo en común: lo extremo. En cada escrito se utiliza una técnica literaria distinta y se la intenta llevar hasta sus límites. La obra está dividida en tres partes: microrrelatos, géneros poco explorados y cuento corto.
The Last Dreamgirl
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,650. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015 by Drake Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
For every man there’s a girl who grips his imagination and his heart as no other girl ever did or will. She may be in her teens or a mature woman. Whether she comes early in his life or late, there is a throne in his subconscious that she takes possession of, without trying, often without wanting to. She may not be the last wife or paramour, but she is the last dreamgirl.
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 Murder on Via Belpoggio
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Everyone felt his own beloved person threatened," notes the narrator of Svevo's sarcastic tale of a bungling murderer on the loose in the city of Trieste.
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...
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.
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.
Wind Water Waves
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,820. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of nine short stories reflecting on various characters' relationships with "The River."
The Gurry Room
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,770. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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.
The Gate - Things my Mother told me.
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,130. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010 by Inhousepress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 12 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]
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.
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.