Books tagged: thought provoking

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Shades of Black
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010 by StormSage Central Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Poetry and Haiku The newest book of written and raw emotions by Australian Author Leanne Elliott. Contemporary, unique poetry and haiku from an equally unique perspective.
The Yo-Yo String
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,470. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
This story concerns the tragedies that befall young Annie when her parents separate and her father remarries a witchy wife. Annie runs with a rough crowd, takes drugs, smokes pot and gets pregnant. She marries the father, divorces him. Spiraling down in self-pity she eventually lands in jail. Hitting rock bottom lets her see a way to turn her life around and find happiness, but it doesn’t last.
Shorts You Will Never Wear
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,650. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
An ebook of short stories designed for medium attention-spanned people with labyrinthine imaginations. Plenty of samples are available at: http://shortsyouwillneverwear.blogspot.com
A Pinhole of Light
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 89,010. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Gavin Reynolds is a self-centered immature jerk. After several failed attempts to hold a full-time job, he teams up with a friend to burglarize houses. On his fourth job he accidentally steals one of his victims personal journals. As he reads the journal it takes him on a journey through Sarah's personal life struggles. The ideas in the journal transform Gavin's thoughts to the point where..
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
Open Mic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011 by Trestle Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Big Daddy Abel wears his heart on his sleeve, and has his “real” heart in the right place. He lays himself emotionally naked for us to read, ponder and absorb. This is real, at times all too real. Be prepared, as Big Daddy takes you for a “real” ride into his real mind, real heart and real soul.
Thirst: A Collection of Short Fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,010. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011 by Full Court Press. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Thirst is a collection of short stories where jaunty, lusty, creepy, quirky characters, all needful, discover what they want is not what they get. A man obsessed with terrorism, a woman in an abusive marriage, a secret forced into the open are a few of the dilemmas faced by desperate characters reaching blind. Included in Thirst is the award-winning story "DMV".
The Highway
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Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Imagine a highway, with millions of lanes. For each lane, there is a YOU. Sometimes the lanes get so close, something seeps through....