Books tagged: sweden

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The Atlantis Keystone
Price: Free! Words: 102,700. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Erik Stenbock, the heir to a medieval castle in Sweden, is unwillingly dragged into a search for the missing half of an ancient Egyptian stone tablet. The tablet is thought to be a possible key to the decipherment of Linear A, the script of a mysterious bronze age civilization. Erik is soon engulfed in an adventure and finds himself submersed in an ancient truth - with shocking repercussions...
From All of Us to All of You
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A story from Boughs of Evergreen: A Holiday Anthology. Simon hates the Holidays. His father gets drunk; the family fake Christmas spirit… But there's a glimmer of hope when a work colleague introduces Simon to her son Hannes at the Lucia Day celebrations. Blind date or just friends? Simon's starting to see signals that aren't there - will he make it through Christmas with his sanity intact?
A Christmas Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A story from Boughs of Evergreen: A Holiday Anthology. Imagine meeting Santa Claus for real and being granted a wish on Christmas Eve. This sweet little story will take you back to a time, not all that long ago, when life for gays was quite different from how it is today—a time when it seemed easier to believe in Santa Claus than believing it would ever be possible to build a family of one's own.
Peder and Terese
Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
At first sight of each other from the fishing boats of their fathers, Peder and Terese fell in love. But Peder was from Hjuvik, Sweden, twenty leagues across the Kattegat from Terese's home in Skagen, Denmark. And when the time came for them to claim each other, the Kattegat would be only one of gulfs to be crossed—the North Sea gale only one of tempests the lammeskyer brings.
The Adventures of the Blackberry Hill Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
After 11 years of childless marriage, calm and efficient Swedish-American Anna Sjöholm Masters has an unexpected attack of horrormones, loses her mind, and begs her husband for a baby. The result is the Blackberry Hill kids, an endearing trio of rapscallions who cheerfully romp through life as their aging parents valiantly try to keep order in the midst of chaos.
Mina Bästa Dikter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: Swedish. Published: February 11, 2015 by Hans Norén. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry
Thore Johansson har valt ut sina bästa dikter. Här finns många teman. Vi får uppleva både humor och drama.
Unga berättare 2014
Price: Free! Words: 19,230. Language: Swedish. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Unga berättare är en årlig novelltävling för skribenter mellan 16 och 30 år, bosatta i Östergötland. ”Young Writers” is an annual short story competition for writers in the age between 16 and 30, living in the county Östergötland in Sweden.
Sessions - From "Short Cuts", a short story collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the near future, virtual images of ourselves can be stored, and death is not always the end of an relation. Lars’s deceased wife is stuck in an afterlife he and she never expected – but can he let her go? _____________________________________________________________ Erik Boman is a writer from Oxford. He is the author of "Short Cuts" and was awarded with the A.M. Heath literary prize in 2011.
The Path to Odin's Lake: a Scandinavian Soul Journey
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,080. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Ex-newspaper editor Jason Heppenstall, worn down by the constant drumbeat of dire news in the world, decides to set out on a journey in search of some answers. With not much more than some walking boots, a notebook and a wooden staff he sets off from his old home in Copenhagen with a vague idea to “head north”.
Waiting for the Machines to Fall Asleep
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 135,560. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
26 stories from the new wave of Swedish of science fiction and the fantastic. Stories ranging from space horror and post-apocalyptic nightmares to tender dramas. Stories with steampunk horses, android uprisings and cheeky goblins. Stories that are action-packed, wise, silly, beautiful, surreal and horrifying.