Books tagged: realism

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The Easement
Price: Free! Words: 17,420. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A man walks through an easement on a back street and the world stops. What would you do with all the time in the world? This debut urban fantasy novella by Nathaniel Russell follows a relationship spinning out of control.
One Night
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,070. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Bobby lives in a northern BC town in the sixties. It is the summer before university. She works as a server in the Lakelse Cafe and is bored. Her cousin Abby invites her to Rupert for the weekend and things start changing for Bobby.
Dandelions: The Disappearance of Annabelle Fancher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 181,020. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This fictional tale is a suspenseful human-interest account detailing the harsh reality endured by young Anna. It tenderly acquaints the reader with a lonely, young girl and shares her courage and her incredible imagination facing adversity. Many of the events were taken from the lives of real people.
A Fanciful Guide to Naturalism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: Australian English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
From forty perspectives explore aspects of Naturalism, a world-view which offers a a secular basis for finding meaning in the nature of things.
Strange Matters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 130,380. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Strange Matters is a collection of tales of fantasy, myth and magic. Some are funny, some are dark, some are both. Some are set in our world, with the skin peeled back to reveal the magical mechanisms beneath. Some are set in fantasy worlds, where instead it’s the reflections of reality which are hidden. All contain matters best described as ‘strange’, because to me, strange matters.
The Swan Song
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
The current economic reality has brought out many inadequacies prevalent in governments and businesses around the world. Will this current economic reality take a toll on societies despite the brouhaha promoted by governments and businesses about their strong fundamentals? This e-book attempts to shed some light on the subject.
Ari Figue's Cat
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 52,200. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Philadelphia 2002. Ari Figue embarks on a quest to find love, wrenching from the multiplicity of human consciousness a unified and hopeful vision of one man's, and one's city's, future.
The Universe Within Us
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,980. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
The Universe Within Us is a book of 54 original paintings by Tina York, based on scanning electron micrographs (photographs taken through a scanning electron microscope -- images enlarged up to 70,000 times) of all systems of the human body. It relates the microcosm that is us, to the macrocosm of the universe.
What Goes and Comes Around
Price: Free! Words: 116,890. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Literary Fragments. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Betrayal, the dreams inspired by popular culture and a slippery slope of debt propel a fashionable working family towards a ruthless criminal's grip. Can the estranged Randalls recover their unity and avert disaster? What Goes and Comes Around adapts and modernises the realist-cum-naturalistic novel, producing a sharp, poignant and sometimes acerbically funny study of contemporary living.
Human Detritus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,290. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary
HUMAN DETRITUS is a collection of nine short works about the kind of people we’ve all encountered: a victim. A teacher. A dysfunctional family. A slut and a factory worker. Told with caustic anger and sardonic humor, these are stories of human debris left behind by some and absorbed by others.