Books tagged: literature

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 740 results (Try using more keywords)

Wayfaring Strangers
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,240. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In 1849 three routes existed to the California gold fields: wagon train; around Cape Horn; and across the Gulf of Mexico, overland through Panama and up the west coast. Three parties take one route each—two men fleeing a murder charge, another man pursuing them, and a Melungian family from East Tennessee. How their lives touch each other is the focus of this gold rush adventure.
The Beggar's Tales
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,350. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of good old-fashioned science fiction/fantasy stories. Includes The Golden Skeleton, The Blood Fruit, The Typewriter, and The Fear Inhibitor.
Catacombs
By
Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A book of poetry is not often easy to create. Thoughts fly by like startled birds in flight and I with my hands out feel only a brisk tickle of a feathered muse. Perhaps it’s easier for some with quicker grasps than mine. For I am sloth slow and cannot crisply snap the fly’s back in mid air. It is left for the young to beat the firing gun. I hang behind like a horse with a shattered shoe.
An Enchanting Time
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,030. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Take a suspense-filled, thought-provoking journey through time: A brilliant anthropology student enters a world where fear and superstition prevail. Will she come back as the same fanciful girl who disappeared, or will she be forever changed?
Master of the Law
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rex is a young lawyer diligently practicing his trade in Houston, Texas. In the forefront of his life is the pursuit of excellence in his chosen career and a sybaritic love affair with Nikki, a sultry blonde. But hidden deep within Rex is an urge to break free of conventional authority while embracing the serenity derived from nature and the outdoors.
Paradiso
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,350. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Is Neal having a nightmare, or is there some purpose to the torture he endures? Neal Harris takes an epic journey through all time and space, which begins from his bed. The story is a reimagining of Dante Alighieri’s trilogy The Divine Comedy for the modern world. Paradiso is the tenth story in the Neal Harris series, but has a much different style.
The Gilded Age, A Time Travel
By
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,490. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The classic time travel to 1895. A New York Times Notable Book. A New York Public Library Recommended Book. Zhu Wong, from 500 years in the future, must travel to 1895 to rescue a Chinese slave girl. She falls in love with the troubled heir to a fading fortune and becomes indentured to the most notorious madam in San Francisco. The choices she makes affect the future and her own life or death.
The Cranial Equity Loan
By
Price: Free! Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
A three-act satire of modern life, the banking industry and consumer credit played against the backdrop of the Melbourne Cup, the most prestigious horse race in Australia and possibly the biggest fashion event of the year. Horseplay in three acts.
Jackie's Miracle
By
Series: Miracle Trilogy, 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,510. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Enter the world of a young girl, names "Jackie" Jenkins, who has just been released from a 4-year prison term. Prior to that, she had a tumultuous childhood where drugs, alcohol, and abuse were all this poor young girl has ever known, and no real family to go to upon her release from prison. It isn't until a total stranger, who is her parole officer, informs her of an ancient closely guarded "secr
Remains
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Literary
A wordless comic about life, dreams, and the fragility of both.