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There Will Be Pauses Just Like This
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 950. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
These distillations, inspired by my home in North Uist, have been compiled to create this, my second independently published poetry collection.
Ivica: A True Story of an Immigrant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,210. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The second son of a widow who works diligently just to keep herself and her young sons alive, John Ljuba dreams of seeing the world and having a life somewhere beyond the tiny coastal island he calls home.
2084 (A Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
(3.00)
Our changing world is on course to become very warped and contradictory when it comes to issues like the sanctity of life and the influence of Biblical morality. Written by a Christian fundamentalist, this half satirical/half speculative fiction story is intended to make people think about the issues currently facing Western Culture, especially the subtle genocide against minorities.
Motorcycle Messengers: Tales from the Road by Writers Who Ride
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,200. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Motorcycle Messengers is a collection of travel stories from some of the leading writers in the genre ... plus a few people you've never heard of. Consider it a sample pack of authors. Read a story by the fire and discover your new favourite motorcycle travel writer.
Four Years in Paris
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A compilation of memories in France from an evolving expat who only ever wanted to be French. Follow Christy Swagerty from 2011 to 2015 as she moved in and around the Île-de-France region while working abroad. Four Years in Paris takes you on a journey of a twenty-something American experiencing the fun and faux pas of living abroad for the first time.
The Venice Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,230. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These mesmerizing short stories offer a dozen glimpses into the experience of Venice, its people and its surprises, written during the author's sabbatical stay in Cannaregio.
Iranian Tango, Canadian Waltz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,150. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Life in Iran in the 1950s and 1960s. The immigrant experience in the western world. The death of the matriarch. How the family dynamic shapeshifts decade after decade. The scope of collective experience are what propels this novella, the first written by Persian-Canadian, Behrouz Mostaghaci. Equal parts tragedy, comedy and illuminating human folly, it is something many can identify with.
The Law Of Diminishing Returns
Price: Free! Words: 78,030. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00)
Meg's life is an exercise in continuous improvement, constantly striving to meet new and ambitious goals, rarely stopping to give herself credit. Vatusia's life is filled with challenges as well, but hers are primal struggles to survive-- food, shelter, clothing, and a life without violence. This is the poignant story of two women who transcend their circumstances to live a life of meaning.
Gardeners Guide to Growing Cabbage in the Vegetable Garden
Series: Gardener's Guide to Growing Your Vegetable Garden. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Gardeners Guide to the Growing Cabbage in the Vegetable Garden is an excellent vegetable garden guide for the garden beginner as well as the veteran gardener.
The Other Side of the Median
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Early every morning, before even the first, red moon finished rising above the horizon of his farm, Jaime Marquez worked - wanting a better life for his son than the one he himself had been allotted at birth. Then Jaime’s mind opened to the other world, and he decided. He had to escape.