Download In the Heart of the Country by J. M. Coetzee (.ePUB)

In the Heart of the Country by J. M. Coetzee (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 26 | 25-10-2017, 20:50

Requirements: .ePUB Reader, | 1.6Mb | Version: Retail Overview: On a remote farm in South Africa, the protagonist of J. M. Coetzee's fierce and passionate novel watches the life from which she has been excluded. Ignored by her callous father, scorned and feared by his servants, she is a bitterly intelligent woman whose outward meekness disguises a desperate resolve not to become "one of the forgotten ones of history." When her father takes an African mistress, that resolve precipitates an act of...

Download Sir Gawain & The Green Knight by Keith Harrison (.ePUB)

Sir Gawain & The Green Knight by Keith Harrison (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 52 | 20-10-2017, 16:24

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.2MB Overview: Written by an anonymous 14th-century poet, this epic poem is recognized as an equal of Chaucer's masterworks and of the great Old English poems, including "Beowulf." A huge knight, green from top to toe, rides into Camelot at Christmas. Describing the thrilling events that ensue from his fearsome challenge, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight has been the subject of a spring tide of new editions, critical analyses, translations, retellings, dramatisations and radio...

Download The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy (.ePUB)

The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 49 | 20-10-2017, 10:55

Requirements: ePUB reader 2 MB Overview: "They all crossed into forbidden territory. They all tampered with the laws that lay down who should be loved and how. And how much." The year is 1969. In the state of Kerala, on the southernmost tip of India, fraternal twins Esthappen and Rahel fashion a childhood for themselves in the shade of the wreck that is their family. Their lonely, lovely mother, Ammu, (who loves by night the man her children love by day), fled an abusive marriage to live with...

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General Fiction & Classics | 39 | 30-09-2017, 15:29

Requirements: .ePUB Reader, | 440Kb/3.7Mb | Version: Retail Overview: Dame Penelope Margaret Lively, DBE, FRSL (born 17 March 1933) is a prolific, popular and critically acclaimed writer of fiction for both children and adults. She has won both the Booker Prize (Moon Tiger, 1987) and the Carnegie Medal for British children's books (The Ghost of Thomas Kempe, 1973). Genre: Literary Fiction | Children's Moon Tiger Penelope Lively's Booker Prize winning classic, Moon Tiger is a haunting story of loss and...

Download Harmless Like You by Rowan Hisayo Buchanan (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

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General Fiction & Classics | 42 | 30-09-2017, 11:47

Requirements: ePUB or MOBI Reader, 2.4 MB Overview: Written in startlingly beautiful prose, Harmless Like You is set across New York, Connecticut, and Berlin, following Yuki Oyama, a Japanese girl fighting to make it as an artist, and Yuki’s son Jay who, as an adult in the present day, is forced to confront his mother’s abandonment of him when he was only two years old. The novel opens when Yuki is sixteen and her father is posted back to Japan. Though she and her family have been living as...

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General Fiction & Classics | 35 | 27-09-2017, 20:10

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI Reader l 1.4 MB Overview: Oil is king of East Texas during the darkest years of the Great Depression. The Stoddard girls—responsible Mayme, whip-smart tomboy Jeanine, and bookish Bea—know no life but an itinerant one, trailing their father from town to town as he searches for work on the pipelines and derricks; that is, when he's not spending his meager earnings at gambling joints, race tracks, and dance halls. And in every small town in which the windblown family settles, mother...

Download Furious: Poetry by Erin Moure (.ePUB)

Furious: Poetry by Erin Moure (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 29 | 25-09-2017, 19:44

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.2MB Overview: The poetry in Furious is charged with Mouré's characteristic energy and wit as she explores the limits of "pure" reason and the language of power. There is, too, a fresh and often celebratory look at love, and, in an unusual finale, The Acts, Mouré challenges us to explore a feminist aesthetic: of thinking, of the page, of working life and the possibility of poetry. Genre: Poetry Download link 1 Download link 2...

Download Premium Collection by Kahlil Gibran (.ePUB)

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General Fiction & Classics | 45 | 19-09-2017, 13:48

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 3.4MB Overview: This carefully crafted ebook: "KAHLIL GIBRAN Premium Collection: Spirits Rebellious, The Broken Wings, The Madman, Al-Nay, I Believe In You and more (Illustrated)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Excerpt: "You ask me how I became a madman. It happened thus: One day, long before many gods were born, I woke from a deep sleep and found all my masks were stolen,—the seven masks I have fashioned and worn in seven...

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General Fiction & Classics | 28 | 13-09-2017, 14:26

Requirements: ePUB Reader, MOBI Reader, AZW Reader, 878 KB Overview: After steadily garnering attention and gaining fans with her appearances in various magazines and websites, Meredith Alling comes out with her debut collection of stories, SING THE SONG. For fans of writers like Diane Williams, Amy Hempel, Lydia Davis, Ben Marcus, and Amelia Gray, Alling's debut will signal the arrival of a new unique voice in fiction. Featuring 27 stories in 122 pages, Alling's collection is propulsive, dangerous,...

Download One of the Boys by Daniel Magariel (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

One of the Boys by Daniel Magariel (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

General Fiction & Classics | 56 | 7-09-2017, 10:39

Requirements: ePUB or MOBI Reader, 2.1 MB Overview: A riveting and emotionally harrowing debut about two young brothers and their physically and psychologically abusive father—One of the Boys is 176 perfect, stunning pages by a major new talent. The three of them—a twelve-year-old boy, his older brother, their father—have won the war: the father’s term for his bitter divorce and custody battle. They leave their Kansas home and drive through the night to Albuquerque, eager to begin again, united by...

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Living on Fire by Virginia Adair (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 29 | 1-09-2017, 10:54

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.8MB Overview: Returning to the range, structure, and lyric quality of the national bestseller Ants on the Melon, Virginia Hamilton Adair's new collection of poetry, Living on Fire, establishes more firmly than ever this writer's literary eminence. In clear, memorable poems--about love in its many variations, about music, about the American desert, about mortality, and about her own blindness--the poet speaks to her readers with a directness distinctly American, and with...

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General Fiction & Classics | 21 | 18-08-2017, 20:15

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.3MB | Retail Overview: "Doing time." For prison writers, it means more than serving a sentence; it means staying alive and sane, preserving dignity, reinventing oneself, and somehow retaining one's humanity. For the last quarter century the prestigious writers' organization PEN has sponsored a contest for writers behind bars to help prisoners face these challenges. Bell Chevigny, a former prison teacher, has selected the best of these submissions from over the last 25 years...

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No Longer A Game by Andrew Wareham (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 21 | 16-08-2017, 12:04

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 432 KB Overview: No Longer A Game… The RFC is desperate to train more pilots to replace those killed in action and in training. With a major ground offensive imminent, there is an urgent need to form specialist squadrons to support the troops. However, the German Fokkers are an ever-present threat. Against this back-drop, Tommy is given the almost impossible task of training up fledgling pilots who are hell bent on treating the Corps as a private lounge club. There is no time...

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General Fiction & Classics | 25 | 7-08-2017, 17:18

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI or AZW3 Reader, 1.2MB Overview: A poem by Lawrence Raab is a carefully chosen and precisely rendered moment—a poised and elegant meditation on the nature of memory. This new collection includes a selection from each of Raab's five previous books of poetry, as well as twenty-one new poems. Readers will delight in their wide-ranging subjects, from "Miles Davis on Art" to "Saint Augustine's Dog," from the inventions of Rube Goldberg to the recklessness of dreams. Genre: Poetry ...

Download Our Trees Still Grow In Dehra by Ruskin Bond (.ePUB)

Our Trees Still Grow In Dehra by Ruskin Bond (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 20 | 5-08-2017, 11:22

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 798KB | Retail Overview: Fourteen engaging stories from one of India's master story-tellers Semi-autobiographical in nature, these stories span the period from the author's childhood to the present. We are introduced, in a series of beautifully imagined and crafted cameos, to the author's family, friends, and various other people who left a lasting impression on him. In other stories we revisit Bond's beloved Garhwal hills and the small towns and villages that he has returned...

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Alive In My Nightmares by Georgina Spaur (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 94 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.2 MB Overview: And on which you to me gave up, to spare you? - he asked. - And on whom I will leave the wife if it is the truth? She as without me will live? No, children ... will not go. - And on whom I will train the abilities today? - Yang asked at a ceiling. - And on whom it is more? - And on whom you suggest to put experiences? Genre: Contemporary Fiction Download link 1 Download link 2...

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General Fiction & Classics | 90 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: .ePUB reader, 428 KB Overview: In early 1944, the shadows of defeat are stretching over Nazi Germany, but deep within the Third Reich, Hitler's scientists successfully test a new weapon of incredible power- an atomic bomb. Allied intelligence reports indicate more of these weapons will soon be assembled and loaded aboard a German U-boat. The submarine's mission is uncomplicated-destroy London and bring the Allies to their knees. A team of American operatives is formed to hijack the U-boat...

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General Fiction & Classics | 98 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB reader, 992 KB Overview: The military cult classic with resonance to the wars in Iraq and Vietnam—now back in print When The Centurions was first published in 1960, readers were riveted by the thrilling account of soldiers fighting for survival in hostile environments. They were equally transfixed by the chilling moral question the novel posed: how to fight when the “age of heroics is over.” As relevant today as it was half a century ago, The Centurions is a gripping...

Download Exercises in Style by Raymond Queneau (.ePUB)

Exercises in Style by Raymond Queneau (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 89 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 4.6MB Overview: To celebrate the 65th anniversary of the 1947 French publication of Exercises de Style, New Directions has asked several writers to contribute new exercises as a tribute. Tantalizing examples include Jonathan Lethem’s “Cyberpunk,” Harry Mathew’s “Phonetic Eros,” and Frederic Tuten’s “Beatnik” exercises. This edition also retains Barbara Wright’s original introduction and reminiscence of working on this...

Download City of Night by John Rechy (50th Anniversary Edit) (.ePUB)

City of Night by John Rechy (50th Anniversary Edit) (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 100 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 6.3MB Overview: When John Rechy's explosive first novel appeared in 1963, it marked a radical departure in fiction, and gave voice to a subculture that had never before been revealed with such acuity. It earned comparisons to Genet and Kerouac, even as Rechy was personally attacked by scandalized reviewers. Nevertheless, the book became an international bestseller, and fifty years later, it has become a classic. Bold and inventive in style, Rechy is unflinching in his portrayal...

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General Fiction & Classics | 124 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 417KB | Retail Overview: A dazzling?and funny?romantic comedy?from Adam Davies,?the author of The Frog King and Goodbye Lemon. Otto Starks is a "pulse"—a highly specialized security guard who has hyperdeveloped senses and a nervous habit of popping tabs of cyanide. Otto was once a rising star but then he was rolled three times by the notorious Rat Burglar. Now, demoted and dangerously in debt to a loan shark, all he has left is Charlie Izzo, the woman he loves....

Download The End of Innocence by Moni Mohsin (.ePUB)

The End of Innocence by Moni Mohsin (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 70 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: .epub Reader, | 1.8Mb | Version: Retail Overview: 'Perched on the edge of a car seat, Rani and Laila hurtled towards a love story ...' Western Pakistan, the winter of 1971, and nine-year-old Laila has a secret. Ignored by the adults around her yet desperate to know their world, Laila takes comfort in being the confidant of teenager Rani - privy to details of the older girl's forbidden love affair. But when that affair bears unwelcome fruit, a floundering Rani leans on Laila for solace and...

Download Dark North by Paul Finch (.ePUB)

Dark North by Paul Finch (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 128 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 507 KB Overview: When King Arthur faces a challenge for his crown from the reinvigorated Roman Empire, he must call his supporters from every corner of the British Isles. One of these,Sir Lucan – the Black Wolf of the North – has more reason than most to join the coming campaign. Lucan’s beautiful wife, Trelawna, hoping to lead a new, better life in Italy, absconded with a young Roman officer. Lucan, already a fierce warrior but now with tainted blood due to his battle...

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Full Circle by Irina Shapiro (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 159 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 232 KB Overview: After suffering a minor head injury during a mugging, Rebecca begins to have vivid, detailed dreams of Lily, a young woman living in London during the Blitz. As Rebecca lives through Lily’s joys and heartbreaks she gets drawn deeper and deeper into Lily’s world. Who is Lily and what is her connection to Rebecca? Are these dreams a product of her imagination or are they memories of another life? Unable to suppress her need for answers any longer,...

Download Cross Roads by Wm. Paul Young (.ePUB)

Cross Roads by Wm. Paul Young (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 146 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 314KB Overview: Anthony Spencer is egotistical, proud of being a self-made business success at the peak of his game, even though the cost of winning was painfully high. A cerebral hemorrhage leaves Tony comatose in a hospital ICU. He 'awakens' to find himself in a surreal world, a 'living' landscape that mirrors dimensions of his earthly life, from the beautiful to the corrupt. It is here that he has vivid interactions with others he assumes are projections of his own...