Books tagged: literary romance

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Dragon Lady
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,380. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Istoria Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » War
An evocative tale of the early days of the Vietnam War, reminiscent of Catch 22… Funny and heartbreaking, Dragon Lady seamlessly shifts from Saigon in 1965 to the present day and beyond as the narrator tells the story of his obsession with a Vietnamese girl named Mai, his increasing unease with the U.S's involvement in Vietnam, and his reflections on his own life since his tour in Saigon.
Dancing Salome by Richard Walthall
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 60,380. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Dancing Salome is a haunting love story about a woman who has lost control of her own life, ensnared in a web of self-deception, delusion, and fantasy. Delving into the purest -- and darkest -- realms of love, tinged with yearning and melancholy, Dancing Salome is a novel you will not want to put down and will never forget.
The Deflowering of Rhona Lipshitz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,200. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Rhona Lipshitz of Queens, New York is eleven days away from becoming Mrs. Stuart Martin Weiner. The Temple has been booked, gowns have been fitted and beauty parlor appointments made. With no way out, Rhona gamely counts down the days to the dreaded event...and finds herself falling madly, hopelessly in love with a wonderful man. Too bad it's not Stuie.
Exactly Where They'd Fall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,800. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
As Amelia and Drew pair off to begin their future together, Jodie hangs on to one night, a year ago, which none of them remember the same way. With vivid characters, generous doses of humor, and palpable emotion, Exactly Where They'd Fall is a charming debut novel about three friends forced to explore the complicated and fragile bonds of friendship and love.
On the Road to West Egg: The Volatile Relationship of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Glamour, alcohol, reckless and carefree behavior--all themes of a great F. Scott Fitzgerald novel? Yes. But, in the case of Fitzgerald, fiction imitates life. Fitzgerald's marriage to Zelda was volatile from the start--it was plagued by alcohol abuse, debt, and mental illness. "The Great Gatsby" may be Fitzgerald's most read story, but his most fascinating story was his relationship to Zelda Fit
Persuasion In Modern English (Translated)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 85. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 246,540. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Jane Austen is a brilliant writer. So why is she so hard to understand! If you’ve always wanted to read Austen, but find yourself getting lost in her words, let us help with this modern edition of Austen’s classic novel. This book is a modern translation with a fresh spin. This version is not abridged; it is a line-by-line retelling, so you don’t miss any of the plots or character development.
The Melancholy Princess
Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"The lowliest damsel can love where she likes, but I have no more freedom than a caged bird. My role is all, and my will is naught." Princess Anne is unhappy at Court, and spurns all suitors. She is about to become a nun, when a midnight encounter proves to have unexpected consequences. (Short story, 6,000 words.)
Romeo and Juliet: The banker from the city of Verona
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Romeo & Juliet is one of the most beautiful and best known stories in the world. However, until now, we have only ever heard one side of the tale. New documents have emerged that tell the tale from a different perspective. A direct and hitherto unknown witness.
The Edge of Dawn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,090. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A Christian love story of three young women looking for romance, hoping that Prince Charming will be the next one.
From Ladies' Maid To Pregnant & Jilted Mail Order Bride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,520. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by Lisa Castillo-Vargas. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Western
This is a wonderful, rich, and deeply emotional novel about a young English ladies’ maid who falls in love with the son of her mistress, when an enemy betrays her and causes her expulsion from the household. With no options left, she decides to ship out to the US and become a mail order bride, where nothing in her short life prepares her for what happens next.