Download Not Fade Away by Jim Dodge (.ePUB)

Not Fade Away by Jim Dodge (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 188 | 1-08-2017, 12:50

Requirements: Epub reader, 384 Kb Overview: George Gastin is a Bay Area tow-truck operator who wrecks cars as part of an insurance scam. One of the cars he is hired to demolish is a snow-white Cadillac that was supposed to be a present for the Big Bopper, who died in the Iowa plane crash that killed Buddy Holly and Ritchie Valens. Gastin has a change of heart and takes off in the car, heading for Texas where the Bopper is buried. Armed with a thousand hits of Benzedrine and chased by adversaries real and...

Download 3 books by John Rechy (.ePUB)

3 books by John Rechy (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 185 | 1-08-2017, 12:50

Requirements: Epub reader, 2.15 Mb Overview: John Rechy is an American author, the child of a Scottish father and a Mexican-American mother. In his novels he has written extensively about homosexual culture in Los Angeles and wider America, and is among the pioneers of modern LGBT literature. Drawing on his own background, he has also contributed to Chicano literature, especially with his novel The Miraculous Day of Amalia Gomez, which is taught in several Chicano literature courses in the United States....

Download The Crying Tree by Naseem Rakha (.ePUB)(.PDF)

The Crying Tree by Naseem Rakha (.ePUB)(.PDF)

General Fiction & Classics | 155 | 1-08-2017, 12:50

Requirements: ePUB/PDF Reader, 4.4 MB Overview: Irene Stanley thought her world had come to an end when her 15-year-old son, Shep, was murdered in a robbery at their Oregon home. Daniel Robbin, who had spent his teenage years in and out of trouble, gave himself up to the police and was imprisoned in the State Penitentiary. Now, eighteen years later, Robbin is placed on Death Row awaiting a date for his execution. Irene's husband, Nate, has demons from the past of his own which he needs to face, and...

Download Timon of Athens by William Shakespeare (.ePUB)

Timon of Athens by William Shakespeare (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 148 | 1-08-2017, 12:50

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.9MB Overview: The Oxford Shakespeare General Editor: Stanley Wells The Oxford Shakespeare offers authoritative texts from leading scholars in editions designed to interpret and illuminate the plays for modern readers - A new, modern-spelling text, collated and edited from all existing printings - On-page commentary and notes explain meaning, staging, language, and allusions - Detailed introduction provides a full account of the play's performance history and explores issues...

Download House of Rejoicing by Libbie Hawker (.ePUB)

House of Rejoicing by Libbie Hawker (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 111 | 1-08-2017, 12:50

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 484 KB Overview: House of Rejoicing is Libbie Hawker's long-awaited return to the lush decadence and dark power of ancient Egypt. In the waning years of Egypt’s Eighteenth Dynasty, when female power can only come at an unsettling price, four royal women struggle against the shadowy influence of Akhenaten, the infamous heretic Pharaoh. Akhenaten wields control of a strange, emerging religion unlike anything Egypt has seen. His power can’t be denied, but whoever can...

Download Charbonneau by Win Blevins (.ePUB)

Charbonneau by Win Blevins (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 61 | 1-08-2017, 12:50

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 457 KB Overview: This is the remarkable story of an authentic adventurer, Jean Baptiste Charbonneau. He lived his dream in clashing cultures—that of Native American vitality and that of high European society. He mastered both worlds, but was ultimately forced to choose between them. The son of Sacajawea, guide for Lewis and Clark, Charbonneau was born on the adventure, and born to explore. Genre: Historical Download link 1 Mirror: Download link 2...

Download Worthy Of This Great City by Mike Miller (.ePUB)

Worthy Of This Great City by Mike Miller (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 152 | 1-08-2017, 12:50

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 321 KB Overview: Ruth Askew, a minor celebrity, is spouting some highly incompetent philosophy about the end of philosophy, a fortunate woman mysteriously pushed to extremes. Con Manos, a journalist, is searching for certainty, meanwhile attempting to uncover a political scandal or two. Add in some undistinguished members of Philadelphia City Council, a popular radio station, a disorganized charity, a prestigious newspaper, any number of lawyers, and other professional...

Download That Forgotten Little War by Daniel E. Arias (.ePUB)

That Forgotten Little War by Daniel E. Arias (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 78 | 1-08-2017, 12:50

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 496 KB Overview: It is 2012, and thirty years have passed since the Falklands War ended. Fourteen people who suffered through the war carry on with their inadvertently intertwined lives, in different parts of the world. Women and men, spies and nurses, soldiers and psychiatrists: some who are level-headed and some who are crazy. There are British, Argentines and even a Uruguayan. Their stories, from before, after and during the conflict, are told in ten apparently independent...

Download The Singing Fire by Lilian Nattel (.ePUB)

The Singing Fire by Lilian Nattel (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 62 | 1-08-2017, 12:50

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.0 MB Overview: Lilian Nattel has written another remarkable novel set in a historic Jewish community -- the bustling alleys of London's East End in the late nineteenth century. In stunningly vivid prose, and with a touch of her trademark magical realism, Nattel brings the fin de siécle city to life -- whores and rabbis, street vendors and artists, sweatshops and Yiddish theatre. Nehama and Emilia each arrive in London alone, naïve and full of dreams of independence. Each...

Download Waiting for Rice by Scott Federman (.ePUB)

Waiting for Rice by Scott Federman (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 75 | 1-08-2017, 12:50

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 373 kB Overview: Go to sleep, go to work, pay your bills and watch all the happy married people enjoy their lives... This is Robert Fenton's daily existence. He wakes up in his home in the suburbs, drives a forklift all day, goes to sleep, and then starts the process all over again. Robert also dreams. He dreams of stopping the cycle and finding the adventure and excitement he has always wanted. He searches for a way to stop the unbearable loneliness he feels every second....

Download 2 books by Jeffrey Lent (.ePUB)

2 books by Jeffrey Lent (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 204 | 1-08-2017, 12:50

Requirements: Epub reader, 4.70 Mb Overview: Jeffrey Lent's Favorite Books: Dalva and The Road Home, by Jim Harrison; A Goat's Song, by Dermot Healy; In the Skin of a Lion, by Michael Ondaatje; Postcards, by E. Annie Proulx; The Emigrants, by W. G. Sebald. Set in the art scene of postwar New York, a commune in the early seventies, and contemporary small-town New England, A Peculiar Grace is a remarkable achievement by one of our finest authors and an insightful portrait of family secrets, with an...

Download Stealing Home by Ellen Schwartz (.ePUB)

Stealing Home by Ellen Schwartz (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 63 | 31-07-2017, 17:08

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.8MB Overview: It is 1947 and Yankee fever grips the Bronx. Nine-year-old Joey Sexton joins the neighborhood kids who flock to the park to team up and play. However, Joey is of mixed race and his skin is lighter than the other kids'. He is seldom picked. When Joey's mother dies, he is sent to live with his mother's estranged family. Joey is whisked away to Brooklyn. Though it's just across town, it might as well be a different world. His grandfather, his aunt Frieda, and his...

Download WG2E All For Indies Anthologies by Matthew Rush (.ePUB)

WG2E All For Indies Anthologies by Matthew Rush (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 116 | 31-07-2017, 15:50

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 1 MB Overview: Amazon Top 100 Bestselling Author D. D. Scott – who is also the Co-Founder of The WG2E (The Writer’s Guide to Epublishing) - is treating you to a short story collection featuring one of her own stories as well as stories by some of her fave Indie Epub Authors, including David Slegg, Lois Lavrisa, PJ Sharon, and Patricia (P.R.) Mason. In this WG2E Winter Wonderland Anthology, you’re getting stories that yes, have a Winter Wonderland element, but...

Download Lace Bone Beast by N.L. Shompole (.ePUB)

Lace Bone Beast by N.L. Shompole (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 128 | 31-07-2017, 13:19

Requirements: ePUB reader, 189kb Overview: Here is emptiness. Here is a mouth after a recent excavation, black with soot, devoid of kisses. Here are hands, trembling against the soft ache of morning, here are eyes, wet, wide, half-full of sky and loneliness. Here is belly, back, femur, spine, ragged and smooth all at once, all at once. Here are dreams, ink black and speckled, lost behind the eyes. Here is a muted elegy, crow’s feet feathered over the eyes like lace. Here are the last strains of a...

Download Madonna from Russia by Yuri Druzhnikov (.ePUB)

Madonna from Russia by Yuri Druzhnikov (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 157 | 31-07-2017, 12:47

Requirements: Epub reader, 1.57 Mb Overview: The picaresque story of 96-year-old Lily Bourbon, who marries her way from prostitute to Poet Laureate in the USSR and finds a new life in the U.S. Lily was a beautiful young prostitute recruited by the Bolsheviks to service the Communist elite. As a result of a fortuitous marriage to Andrei Bourbon, famous poet, futurist and artistic associate of Malevich and Mayakovsky, her own verse is delivered to the official Communist newspapers, together with an...

Download Army of One by A.K. Henderson (.ePUB)

Army of One by A.K. Henderson (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 191 | 31-07-2017, 12:25

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.0MB | Retail Overview: A young military couple from Indiana is separated by a deployment and haunted by secrets. Shamar Jackson, a sergeant in the U.S. Army, struggles to maintain a long distance relationship while his wife Jelisa fights to escape the past she never told him about. Lies and deceit stand to ruin this young couple's family but will the truth make things better or worse? Still tied to the streets Shamar is determined to keep his family intact by any means...

Download Snow in August by Pete Hamill (.ePUB)

Snow in August by Pete Hamill (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 192 | 31-07-2017, 11:39

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 917 kb Overview: In the year 1947, Michael Devlin, eleven years old and 100 percent American-Irish, is about to forge an extraordinary bond with a refugee of war named Rabbi Judah Hirsch. Standing united against a common enemy, they will summon from ancient sources a power in desperately short supply in modern Brooklyn-a force that's forgotten by most of the world but is known to believers as magic. Genre: Fiction Download link 1 Mirror: Download link 2...

Download Blindness by Henry Green (.ePUB)

Blindness by Henry Green (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 176 | 31-07-2017, 11:18

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.4MB Overview: Henry Green's first novel, and the book that began his career as a master of British modernism Blindness—Henry Green's first novel, begun while he was still at Eton and finished before he left university—is the story of John Haye, a young student with literary airs. It starts with an excerpt from his diary, brimming with excitement and affectation and curiosity about life and literature. Then a freak accident robs John of his sight, plunging him into despair....

Download The Dream Songs by John Berryman (.ePUB)(.MOBI)(.AZW3)

The Dream Songs by John Berryman (.ePUB)(.MOBI)(.AZW3)

General Fiction & Classics | 77 | 31-07-2017, 11:00

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI or AZW3 Reader, 1.4MB Overview: The Dream Songs is widely seen as Berryman's masterpiece, an impressively vast and varied collection of poems that is in itself a single, sprawling, ever-shifting poem. The songs in this great work are thus offered in many different tones, moods, and guises, although their form, Berryman's idiosyncratic reworking of the sonnet, remains more or less constant. Combining all of Berryman's earlier 77 Dream Songs (which won the 1965 Pulitzer Prize) and...