Books tagged: recluse

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Scaring Lessons
Price: Free! Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
A delivery takes an unexpected turn when a city driver finds his route changed to a suburban one.
Hidden Isle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,780. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Morgan Anders answers an ad for an assistant to a screenwriter on his Canadian island retreat. Kent Taylor is gruff, rude, as well as talented, handsome and occasionally tender -- a potent combination for a woman with a strict moral compass.
The Mask Maker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Rumors abound about the mysterious young mask maker, everyone curious as to why he spends all his time hidden away in his house, barely talking past what's required to complete a job. Determined to learn more about him, Luk agrees to go speak to him about the masks commissioned for a coming festival. What he encounters is a man much more, and much less, than all the rumours warned him about.
Mes Murs Sont De Feu
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,590. Language: French. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Madrid, 1584. D'ateliers en couvents, d'intrigues en processions, Timoteo découvre la capitale la plus puissante, la plus dévote et la plus sale de la chrétienté. Par son style brillamment anachronique, "Mes murs sont de feu" est un roman historique, drôle et sombre, sur l'art, la vie et les convictions intimes face à une société autoritaire et obsédée par sa propre rédemption.
Traversing the Serengeti of Our Heart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Why do we let another person inside our heart? Is it for validation? To prove we are lovable? Thoughts, meanderings, harshness and warmth, as I cross the great desert of the heart.
A Dove for Eddy
Price: Free! Words: 24,950. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Twelve year old Karen is battling cancer. Her parents have divorced, and Karen must rely on her younger brother, Porter to help with her daily needs. She reaches out to her elderly neighbor, Eddy, for help, but soon discovers that Eddy is not so easily persuaded to help their struggling family. A Dove for Eddy follows Karen, Porter, and Eddy's healing journey.
The Coffee Service
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » General
In this neighborhood, it's not often that visitors come to the door. You want to be hospitable. You want to let them in. But sometimes, even over something as innocent as coffee in a haunted house, you get more than you bargained for.
A Ceiling of Stars
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
James McRory Smith was a recluse who lived for over 30 years at Strathchailleach, one of the most remote cottages in Britain. Cut off from civilisation, he survived without mains water, electricity or gas. Pitting his wits against the wilderness and enduring endless isolation, his story offers a rare insight into an alternative way of life, one free of consumption and consumerism.