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Non-Hollywood: A Novel of Actors, Indie Film & Music
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,290. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Living in Los Angeles, a few million strangers have one thing in common: they want to make it in the entertainment business. From actors to indie film types, from rock & rollers to models -- they're here pursuing dreams, working day jobs, and rallying behind the cry of "I deserve to be famous, dammit!" With equal parts humor and empathy, Neal A. Yeager tells the story of four of these souls.
America in an Egyptian Mirror Portraits of America in Egyptian Travel Literature 1912-2007
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 50,920. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Images of America in Egyptian travelogues in the last hundred years.
Beyond the Line
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Wordrunner eChapbooks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this powerful collection of short fiction from “down under” — by turns, beautiful, disturbing and funny — Goldsmith gives us resilient characters who push or are swept beyond the lines of acceptable or customary behavior; some of them live in barely sustainable emotional territory.
The Painting of Porcupine City: A Novel
Price: $4.89 USD. Words: 117,080. Language: American English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sexy and sweet, gritty and gut-wrenching, "The Painting of Porcupine City" takes readers on a graffiti-covered adventure spanning years and hemispheres and miles of painted walls. From the author of "The Cranberry Hush."
Christmas' Best Bet, Humble Pie a novella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
When Brock, a wealthy lawyer in Atlanta, Georgia, loses a bet with his partners, he must take up the challenge to get a job in a Waffle House and work there after office hours in their law firm for a month. He has never worked so hard or learned so much about people. During that month he learns about humility and caring. This novella has loads of southern flavor.
Local History
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,090. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Aided by his dead grandmother and haunted by a persistent ghost of his own demise, Eldon Wright must navigate these surreal and other more immediate demons in a test of courage and loyalty during the last days of his final year in high school. Eldon cannot see tomorrow but knows a moment in time can change him, forever.
Radar Road: the Best of On Impulse
Series: On Impulse, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,950. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a series that begins with the question: what is a book? This is a book. Morgan Sorvillo Kiger takes what the On Impulse series offers and gives us a portion to desire.
The Murder on Via Belpoggio
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
"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.
The Chosen One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,700. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013 by TouchPoint Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
Set in the South in the 1950s, a young boy, disabled at birth, relentlessly hopes that his birth mother will return for him one day.
Midnight Mass and Other Stories
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Brazilian Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis was the finest storyteller of nineteenth-century Latin America. "Midnight Mass and Other Stories" offers a selection of Machado's tales, from the oft-translated and sly erotic title story, a classic of Brazilian literature, to such brief ironic tales, not previously translated into English, as "A Game," "Coimbra the Clerk," and "Sooner the Tarpeian Rock."
The Poet Must Die: Fritz365 2013
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,800. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This third yearly collection of poetry and story verse, which once again takes us to the highs and lows of this human existence. To experience all the pain and joy, love and hate, and the activities that go along with it all. A year in the life of a poet. Whom I think we will all agree: Must someday die a (preferably) normal death.
Memoirs of a Bangkok Warrior
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,270. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
DECLASSIFIED! Yes, Americans did fight another secret war in Asia! Now, at last, the long-suppressed details of that controversial war can be told. The setting is Bangkok, Thailand. The time is the mid-sixties. And the events are incredible. Join Whore House Charlie, Sgt. Jigaboo, Bumbles, Blinky, Agent Orange, Corporal Napalm, Hogbody, Butterball, Good Pork Betty, the Betel Nut Queen.
Discard 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,920. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Pennsylvania-set debut novel that spans the 1930s through ’60s with a story of grudges, forgiveness, criminals, and the law. A solid historical drama exploring ethical themes Kirkus Reviews
Adverse Possession
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jim Long gets laid off from his computer programmer job. Jim has prepared a soft landing. Jim is then visited by his girlfriend, Abigail. Abigail finds out that Jim has obtained a free house, using Adverse Possession, has set up a company and is set to survive. The talk then turns to the sexual practices of some of the people of the area.
A New England Romance and Other Southern Stories
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 69,600. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016 by Shotwell Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in the upcountry of South Carolina in the fictitious County of Compton, Ivey's stories introduce us to a cast of memorable characters. If you have ever "visited" William Faulkner's Yoknapatawpha County, or "passed through" James Kibler's Clay Bank County, you will most certainly want to add Ivey's Compton County to your literary travel itinerary.
Ινδικά Διηγήματα
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,620. Language: Greek. Published: November 13, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ο βραβευμένος με Νόμπελ Λογοτεχνίας (1913) Ραμπιντρανάθ Ταγκόρ υπήρξε συνθέτης, συγγραφέας και φιλόσοφος. Ενδιαφέρθηκε επίσης για την εκπαίδευση και την παιδαγωγική.
The Real Winner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: Australian English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pete Baxter never wanted a dog, and he was not at all pleased when his wife brought home a puppy. A story of one man's love, and the lengths to which it took him.
Paradox Lost: A Divine Comedy Book II
Series: The Paradox Lost Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,490. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
L'Inferno, the second part of Paradox Lost, has Steve Adams taking a job at a fundamentalist school. Adams thinks he can walk the intellectual tightrope between science and religion. When the university president's daughter tempts him into joining her family Adams begins to compromise his principles. Will a lifestyle of ease cause him to abandon science for superstition?
The Beautiful Death
Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
The captain of the "Siracusa" has received orders to sail for Tangiers, where rebels have seized the Italian consulate. The blue peter is hoisted, and the sirens announcing the ship's departure echo off of the hills above Livorno. From all over the city, seamen and officers begin returning aboard--all of them, that is, but the junior lieutenant Luigi Carleoni, the ship captain's son.
The Great Imitator
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,860. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Great Imitator is a haunting account of a family tortured by the unsolved disappearance of a much-adored mother, an accused father never absolved for her presumed death, and a son and daughter who have avoided disillusionment at any cost to maintain sanity. Cast into a chaotic sequence of events, the family is left with just one question: who would you become if you risked telling the truth?

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