What Beauty
By Mark Beyer
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 182,280. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A story of art, obsession and ego. Minus Orth walks dogs for a living & sculpts for his life. He’s creating a unique sculpture cycle: Mythical Gods in Their Twilight. He has a girlfriend who’s itching to get married. His friend owns artistic success that’s inspiring and a thorn. Then Minus sees Karen Kosek, a 60s & 70s culture critic, who is now a bag lady. Or is she? This mystery he must unravel.
Daisy's War
By Shayne Parkinson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,210. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
0.75 star(4.82 from 11 reviews)
In 1914, Daisy lives in the quiet New Zealand valley where her family has farmed for generations. Her world seems a warm and safe one. But the Great War is casting its long shadow over New Zealand. Daisy watches in growing fear as more and more of the men leave to fight in Europe, and the War strikes ever closer to the heart of her family.
Wampus Springs - Mark of the Wolf
By Wade Faubert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,830. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
No matter how hard Lori tries to live a normal life, the scar on her neck is a constant reminder of just how lucky she was that stormy day back in Wampus Springs. But if her nightmares hold any meaning, her luck seems about to run out.
Conquest ~ Indian Hill Book 3 ~ A Michael Talbot Adventure
By Mark Tufo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,460. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
And so the end begins...Mike joins forces with an unlikely alliance in a desperate attempt to head off a mass extinction of humanity.
Skyfall
By Thomas Block
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,900. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Terrorists aboard Flight 42 will force the airliner to land in Communist China where a top-secret computer program will fall into Chinese hands. But the hijacking attempt is bungled and, with many passengers dead or wounded, the airliner's survivors attempt to keep the airliner aloft. Meanwhile, a macabre deal is struck between the Chinese Ambassador and the US State Department as a coverup...
Dragon's Heart Prophecy
By Thomas James Gallagher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,980. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Twin Elves Dalton and Kayla seek the solution to the prophecy determining their fate and the fate of the Faerie Kingdom. As hosts to the Dragon's Heart Crystal, the twins discover they must be judged by the gods as virtuous or fail in their duties. In the past, such failures have caused worldwide devastation.
Forced Landing
By Thomas Block
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,670. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Taking place in a pre-9/11 world of the 80's, a former US submarine is hijacked in the Gulf, a floating aircraft carrier museum is hijacked from its dock in South Carolina, a Learjet and then a DC-9 are hijacked from New York shortly thereafter. A vintage-era big-and-fun caper that involves gold, hostages and a cast of noble and exceptionally nasty characters, 'Forced Landing' has it all!
Black for a Cause... not just Because
By Winston Trew
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,890. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012 by Grey Gate Media LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
March, 1972, in London, England, a team of seven undercover officers led by a white Rhodesian Sergeant, approach and accost a group of four black men waiting to board the train at the Oval Underground stop. Accused of theft and assault on police, and shoved through a kangaroo court, they are sent to prison for two years. Their case would became a turning point in race relations for Britain.
Baiting the Shark
By J Jensen
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 101,830. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Theresa McCarrie’s first assignment as a reporter is to cover the annual flower show. She plans to interview Billy Wilson, but finds him lying in a Japanese garden, dead. Through twists and turns, and a new love interest, she learns the truth behind Billy’s death. But, when she finds herself sinking into the Chesapeake Bay, a bullet in her shoulder, she fears she will take the truth to her grave.
The Corporation - Book One - The Showa Project
By Godfrey Dance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 142,410. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Corporation - Book One – The Showa Project, is a Techno Thriller about the invasion of Britain by the Japanese. Following their defeat in 1945, the Japanese began to implement a plan they called Showa. Over fifty years later, they were ready for the final part of the establishment of the new Empire of Japan, the conquest and subjugation of Britain. (142,000 words/around 250 "Word" pages).
The Adventurer's Companion - A Practical Guide to Life Change
By Patrick Geever
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,800. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Jump-Start YOUR journey to a BETTER LIFE and a BETTER YOU today! The Adventurer’s Companion is your essential guide to find your true goals, take action, and remove personal blocks to fulfill YOUR dreams. Lavishly illustrated, and with OVER 400 PAGES, the book UNIQUELY combines insight AND practical techniques – including the innovative Adventure Map to keep you on track to YOUR future.
Instability
By Ryan Viergutz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,220. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A private investigator and a security consultant become embroiled in a life or death struggle with the corporate ruler and underworld mob of a hot, coastal city.
Long Time Gone
By Richard Sanford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,390. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
An epic novel of passion, loss, and discovery set in the days that defined a generation. Vernon Case is missing. For Cal Stewart, a disc jockey in Harriet, Mississippi, Vernon is much more than a runaway. He is the only heir of Po Case, the old man who raised Cal like a father. With an oath to bring Vernon home, Cal is caught up in the winds that whip the American firestorm in 1968.
Crazy 4U
By Lisa Cach
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,690. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Four romantic comedies, ranging from a party girl in 1750's England, a landscaper with magic shoes, and a traveler seduced by Belgian chocolate, to plastic surgery zombies in Hollywood, California, and the surfer dude who saves them. All stories are also available separately as: The Flirting Season; A Rose by Any Other Name; The Trouble with Truffles; Every Part of You
Oxygen
By Randy Ingermanson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 151,940. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
0.75 star(2.67 from 3 reviews)
Valkerie Jansen is tough, beautiful, and has an uncanny knack for survival. NASA has chosen her to be the fourth crew member on the first manned mission to Mars. Halfway to the Red Planet, an explosion leaves the ship with only enough oxygen for one. Strong evidence suggests that one of the astronauts is the saboteur -- and Valkerie's crewmates think it's her.
Talwar
By Robert Carter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 216,510. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Imagine a corporation so powerful that it rules trade across the globe, fuels the first world war, creates governments and gives birth to new countries. It is 1746, the corporation is the East India Company and French and British trade interests are fighting for control of the decaying Moghul empire. A magnificent blend of historical adventure and romance "in the great tradition of James Clavell
America's Heroes:; Untold Stories of Honor, Courage and Sacrifice
By J. Jackson Owensby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,730. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Combat wounded veterans from World War II, Korea, Bosnia, Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq tell their stories in their own words for the first time.
A Band Begins To Play
By R. Jay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,210. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
An evil spanning 250 years. The 18thC Hellfire Club marries Dionysian Dismemberment to 20thC German Supremist philosophy offering mass sacrifice with World Wars; provoke the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse to invoke prophesies of the Book of Revelations: The End Time. Two brothers, a Great War Veteran and an enigmatic journalist launch a violent confrontation with the ultimate atrocity - HELLFIRE
Showdown in Blue Cane
By David Galster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 178,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
The story of Bill Lovejoy and his feud with Mart Vowell in Clay County Arkansas. This ended in a well known gunfight in 1903, and the subsequent hanging of Mart Vowell a year later.
Winged: The Awakening
By Vianca Eunice Martinez
Series: The Winged Saga, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,200. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Gabriel thought that the hardest thing he had to do was fit in and try to survive three more years in high school but when he meets Freya Richwell, he learns that fitting in is the least of his worries. Strange things happen around him and Freya and before Gabriel knows it his life has been turned upside-down. The only person who can show him the way is the very person who can cost him his life.