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Price: $0.99 USD. Approx. 55,490 words. Language: English. Published on February 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society.
In 1988, twenty year-old Tony Correia flies to Vancouver with a plane ticket he found in a classified ad. What begins as adolescent revenge soon becomes a lesson in Vancouver’s counterculture when Tony gets a job at Doll & Penny’s Café. With a cast of characters that include drag queens, prostitutes and the religious right, Foodsluts reminds us it’s not prostitution if you would do it for free.
Price: $4.99 USD. Approx. 74,610 words. Language: English. Published on February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century.
About a young man having to grow up fast. He was making his own way because his parents were dead. The things which happened to him in a short span of four years and of the people he met along the way.
Price: $1.99 USD. Approx. 52,630 words. Language: English. Published on February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense.
(5.00 from 1 review)
The worlds of Harrison and Emma collide when she moves next door. Harrison is an old fashioned gentleman. Emma is a spitfire (he likes that), scantily dressed (to his chagrin), and she curses (heaven forbid) a little. She stirs emotions he thought dead in him. He is determined not to become involved, but he cannot resist her. Can Harrison protect her from the town Lothario who took his wife?
Price: $3.99 USD. Approx. 64,990 words. Language: English. Published on February 26, 2012 by Night to Dawn Magazine & Books LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure.
A young French girl disappears in the jungles of Africa in the early 1930s. A young American adventurer hears about the missing girl and goes in search of her, only to follow her through a time portal, where they end up in the Jurassic period of Earth's prehistory.
Price: $2.99 USD. Approx. 159,710 words. Language: English. Published on February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure.
Eight months have passed since the Bypass Gemini incident, and Karter Dee - a brilliant inventor and dangerous sociopath - has been kidnapped by group of desperate extremists. To prevent the group responsible from unleashing Karter's lethal ingenuity, the inventor's quirky AI "Ma" convinces ex-Racer "Lex" Alexander to help assemble a team of former allies in order to mount a rescue.
Price: $3.49 USD. Approx. 93,160 words. Language: English. Published on February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage.
• … The day the Iranians detonated the WMD. • History would write that World War III began in the “Battle for the Straits of Hormuz.” • World War I and II lasted for years; WW III began and ended in a microsecond.
Price: $3.99 USD. Approx. 64,130 words. Language: English. Published on February 26, 2012 by Ermilia, LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy.
(4.00 from 6 reviews)
A blind girl drawing is abnormal even on the magical island of Edaion where leaves brush themselves into piles in the middle of the night. So when Odette Reyes, a girl blind from birth, begins to experience ominous side effects of the island's "gift," her brother Leocardo and best friend Aniela must figure out what the doctors cannot. This is Blind Sight though Aniela's point of view.
Price: $1.99 USD. Approx. 75,310 words. Language: English. Published on February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General.
A legacy of secrets, lies, and deception emerges when a baby girl is left on the doorstep of an orphanage.Carol Beal realizes over the years that there was an abundance of hurt, resentment, brokenness and pain developed from the decision she made thirty years earlier. Carol planned well not to take all of this with her to the grave.
Series: St John's, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Approx. 78,350 words. Language: English. Published on February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian.
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After being stranded in Newfoundland on 9/11, Gudrun Erickson re-evaluates her life. She has returned to that faraway place. “I came here to start a new life, one with more purpose and meaning. I am now ready for that life to begin, or at least I will be after my furniture gets delivered.”
Price: $4.95 USD. Approx. 76,380 words. Language: English. Published on February 26, 2012 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General.
Publisher's Weekly Starred Review: "Dark fantasy writer Engstrom (Black Leather) starts on familiar ground, but rapidly turns this 'novel in stories' into a genre-blending exploration of love, aging, grief and sacrifice. Fast-paced, melancholy and beautiful, the overarching narrative binds a collection of good stories into a superb if unconventional novel.