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Deaconsbank
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,870. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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.
Hidden Histories
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You set the price! Words: 110,550. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
“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.
Proserpina
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Series: Mythology of the Modern World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
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?
Nice Times
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You set the price! Words: 85,760. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.
Kissing Midnight
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Mariana Santos is haunted by her past—literally. Ever since her twin brother died, she's had the ability to see ghosts. When she meets charming Dev Renard, she's sure he's her chance at a normal life. But Dev has a dangerous past of his own, and it's about to come back to haunt them both. Will Mariana be the next to die? Or does a girl who died twenty years ago hold the key to saving her life?
Spangled
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Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013 by Merchants Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Allison returns from Afghanistan and her husband wants to buy her a nightstand and maybe even a couch. It's 4th of July and a young couple grapples with war, love and fireworks.
Well Water Woman
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Series: Grandmothers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies
Well Water Woman is a personal narrative of a Chinese American female who explores and reconstructs her journey from girlhood to womanhood, piecing information from two generations of memories to weave the life and legacy of the paternal grandmother whom she has never personally met. This short memoir explores the inner workings of spirit through the cycle of birth, life, death, and eternity.
The Ethnicity Of Linda Lovelace
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Linda Lovelace, born Linda Susan Boreman, was of working class origins. Her father's people came to the United States from England and Ireland. The father was a New York City policeman until his retirement. As Linda Lovelace, Boreman starred in Deep Throat in 1972. She came to dislike her husband who she accused of forcing her to make porn films. Linda's maternal grandfather came to NY from Italy.
True Fiction: A Pseudo Autobiographical Chapbook in Three Parts
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Price: Free! Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Section I: Irreverent historical retellings. Section II: Relationships. Section III: Fini. True Fiction is about being a person who wants to see more clearly, get closer to the elusive truth. A person who knows we see through lenses, historical, cultural. And yet, even in fiction, truths emerge. Truths about being human (mainly a woman) and living. I to tell the
Lorde: Your Heroine
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,980. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Lorde is the voice of her generation, a head-strong, determined young woman who knows what she wants and has known how she was going to get it form an early age. She's won two Grammys for her song 'Royals,' has captivated audiences all over the world. But guess what? She still lives at home, she still does the dishes and she still goes to school. Quite an accomplishment for a 17 yr old.