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Nice Times
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,760. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Nice Times is a black comedy set in Nice and Glasgow. Two Scottish couples in their early forties go on holiday together. It is the millennium, France still has the franc and Nice promises affordable sun, sea and culture. The holiday brings irrevocable changes to all their lives. Nice Times was previously published under the title Eating Wolves in paperback by Dewi Lewis in 2003.
Proserpina
Series: Mythology of the Modern World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A modern retelling of the myth of Persephone, Proserpina is the story of an immortal goddess condemned to eternity under the heel of a domineering mother. What price would she -- and all of creation -- pay for freedom?
Hidden Histories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,550. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
“Hidden Histories” is a family saga spanning almost eighty years and set in Ireland, Scotland and England. It is about the impact of political and historic forces on ordinary lives, the interdependence of past and present, exploring how identity is transmitted from one generation to the next. It is also a story of the separation of mothers from their children and of the bonds between them.
Deaconsbank
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,870. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
When Moira Forrest – a writer of romantic fiction - is found dead from a stab wound in Patsy McCutcheon’s garden in Glasgow’s southern suburbs Detective Inspector Sarah MacLeod and her side-kick Hearst are allocated the task of investigating the murder. Sarah – born and raised on the Isle of Harris and in the Wee Free Church – finds the neighbours to be alienated from the police and the law.
Balls (September 1981)
Series: The Fallen, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,160. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A short story, complimentary to The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea, based on actual events, set two years later. Jude and Su have got embroiled in violent civil conflict that threatens to tear New Zealand-Aotearoa apart. Of course NZ being NZ it could only be about Rugby!
Resurrecting Cybele
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,990. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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Cybele Moondragon is an unemployed English graduate student who is disillusioned with her life and tired of being in debt. She decides to resurrect a matriarchal cult based on the pagan goddess Cybele in order to make a lot of money and empower men and women who are stifled in more traditional, patriarchal religions.
Hell Hath No Fury
Price: Free! Words: 74,860. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
An extraordinary group of women embark on an extraordinary journey. They confront bias, ridicule and death. They stand fast and roar, "We will not go quietly into the night." Their skill, bravery and dedication change the course of military history. Their right to fight is on the line as they stand toe to toe with their enemies. Equality, like freedom, is won with their blood and sacrifice.
Beginner's Luck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
None of Anders Regans' colleagues in Demonology would have voted him most likely to become a god, but what did they know? A mild-mannered botanist finds himself embroiled in plant pornography, dryad rights, and the theology of conference door-prizes. Illustrated by Georgie Schnobrich.
Martyrs and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 45,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Eleven stories make up this collection. Some are biting satire while others are gentler in tone. From the sectarianism experienced in an Irish childhood to the first elections of the Scottish Parliament the maverick characters have varied lifestyles but the author's voice is consistently her own.
No End to the Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
War rape, profit, baby androids, tax exemptions for churches, make-up, having kids, assisted suicide, abortion, grades inflation, littering, business ethics… Philosophy with an attitude. Because the unexamined life is dangerous.