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Price: $3.95 USD. Approx. 77,270 words. Language: English. Published on December 9, 2013 by Plowshare Media. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical.
This is a story about the Peacock family, a family as old as Chicago, with secrets embedded within the family tree and concealed by the pride of consecutive generations. Tensions created by the divisions of class and ethnicity set the stage for a compelling love story, woven into a murder mystery intimately entwined with the transformative years of a great city.
Price: $3.99 USD. Approx. 55,650 words. Language: English. Published on December 9, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal.
Foreman James always walked the streets of Old Mill, North Carolina, standing on street corners and booming his "story" . Not many know where he comes from, or where he goes - no one knows the whole story. A journal Foreman has carried since childhood goes missing, his carefully preserved world begins to crumble, and Old Mill takes notice. Can Cletus figure it out before someone else dies?
You set the price! Approx. 9,100 words. Language: English. Published on December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry.
Exploring subjects as varied as mutiny, sex, the heat death of the universe, fairy abductions, and the similarities between women and walnuts, Wootton's debut poetry collection returns again and again to muse on remembrance and forgetfulness. Sharpen your eyes and deepen your wits, for this is a book of spells, conjuring forgotten things best remembered.
Price: Free! Approx. 720 words. Language: English. Published on December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration.
This is a shout out which probably represents the emotions and perspectives of so many young people everywhere. It's usually the innocence of children and young adults that remains to correctly tell the truth, because one is always born pure, and then slowly judgments and convictions cover the face of the truth.
Price: $3.99 USD. Approx. 37,550 words. Language: English. Published on December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography.
This biography is a brief, but thorough, biography of Charles Dickens, one of the greatest novelists in English Literature.
Price: Free! Approx. 22,920 words. Language: English. Published on December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening.
Memory of my reincarnation has inspired me to inform others who are searching for the truth. The knowledge of passing from life to life and that gained through visions and insight overrides religious views of heaven, hell, devil, angels and saints and proves that no such things exist. Life is in a body and the dead feel nothing. This is a book of enlightenment with the right answers.
Price: $1.99 USD. Approx. 2,730 words. Language: English. Published on December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories.
*Short story, 2,749 words* After a night of heavy drinking, Jack wakes up the next morning in his car, parked along a country road; a road he's never seen before. Unsure of his whereabouts and without a phone, Jack must drive to the next town to get his bearings. But no amount of alcohol could ever prepare Jack for what lies ahead, or kill the memories of what he's seen.
Price: $2.99 USD. Approx. 53,540 words. Language: English. Published on December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense.
Alex struggles to survive the zombie apocalypse (as well as her own guilt) while Moira fights for her freedom in The Void!
Price: $2.99 USD. Approx. 42,230 words. Language: English. Published on December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables.
At 13, it's tough enough to fit in. But Mackenzie Abercrombie's a Magic Minder. She babysits baby monsters and keeps them and the local humans safe from each other. With her town's Festival coming up and a cute new boy in her class, there's a lot to worry about on top of being responsible for the kids. But even risking social doom, it's soon clear that a Magic Minder's what everyone needs.