Books tagged: tragedy

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Cymbeline In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 54. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,090. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Romeo and Juliet may be Shakespeares most known romance, but Cymbeline is home of his most matures…if you can understand it. Let BookCaps help with this modern retelling of Shakespeare's classic tragedy. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Cymbeline.
Captain's Sacrifice
Price: Free! Words: 12,520. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Captain Chatir of the mersoldier Third Brigade must overcome her years-long unrequited love and defend the merrealm of Zurolind against human attackers.
Bushido
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
For Hisashi, Bushido is a way of life, a code of conduct. As the son of a noble lord, he is expected to follow the way of the warrior to the letter. But when his oldest friend challenges him to a duel, Hisashi learns the sacrifices he will have to make to keep his commitment, and the consequences may be more than he can bear.
Spirit of Sisterhood
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Tavery Miller is a successful businesswoman whose life is turned upside by a phone call. Forced to relive her childhood experiences she remembers the friends who stood by her side through good times and bad, proving that friendship can overcome anything. After drifting apart, the girls reunite to help each other overcome the worst tragedy they have ever faced.
Indian Dreams Come True
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Parents, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Asia
Described by Nelson Mandela as ‘a wonderful story’ this tells of a girl’s dream of the man she will one day marry. It is set in the Punjab and is suitable for any reader over 8 to adult. Read about Kulwant’s trials and tribulations as she travels along the path to choose the husband of her dreams. Compare the gifts of love that each suitor presents her in a bid to be the ‘chosen one’.
Falling from Grace
Series: Van Steenburgh Family, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,400. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
When we last left Van Steenburgh Manor, Hope and Trent thought they'd finally found forever-happiness. When we return, it’s for the funeral of the man who brought them together. It doesn’t matter how many layers of dirt you throw over a casket… Some things just can’t stay buried forever. And the secrets that live on at Van Steenburgh Manor refuse to stay covered up.
Swans Over the Moon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,990. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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Judicar Parmour Pelevin rules the ancient kingdom of Procellarium on the environmentally decimated desert moon of a blue world. His stubborn insistence on establishing order, in the name of upholding ancient tradition, sets his own family’s swords against him. But is tradition strong enough to contain the chaos that erupts all around him and throughout his kingdom?
Convergence
Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
It's Temperance Hall's big day - her chance to exact revenge and ruin some lives. Just the kind of thing she relishes. But when all the skeletons in her closet converge in a tragic car wreck, only her mind-reading chauffeur understands the full significance of this life-changing event. This slipstream short story may leave you with second thoughts about . . . your thoughts.
A Final Kiss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
“A Final Kiss” relates the wedding day of Natalie St. John, an educated young woman from a wealthy New England family who must come to terms with the fact that she’s made a life altering mistake.
The Devil's Walk
Price: Free! Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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As she sits at her dying grandfather’s bedside, Amanda is told an incredible tale. But are these disturbing revelations of his life merely the addled fabrications of a cancer-ridden mind, or is there any truth to his frightening claim that a dark and menacing figure has been roaming the land all these many years. About 6,500 words.