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Cycling to Asylum
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,610. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a near-future, dystopian New York City, a family is forced to flee. They cross the border by bicycle into Quebec and apply for refugee status.
After the Last Day
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 432,670. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The world descends into murderous chaos after a global economic disaster. This is the story of progressive people in the Great Lakes basin banding together to survive. Resisting evil dictatorship and internal dissent, they struggle to create local territories that promise a livable future unencumbered by the shadows of the past.
Pont-au-Change Volume I: Resurrections
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Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 102,860. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
October 31, 1855. En route to exile on the Isle of Guernsey, French author Victor Hugo loses the trunk containing his work-in-progress, Les Misérables, overboard in an accident. Luckily, the man responsible for the mishap is the very subject of the work, Jean Valjean! Together they attempt to recreate the book, with the reluctant aid of Valjean's traveling companion: the former Inspector Javert
Happy and Glorious
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 156,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Happy and Glorious is an alternate history novel set in World War Two. It is based on the premise that the aircraft carrier HMS Glorious wasn't tragically lost with heavy loss of life in June 1940 but survived and went on to take part in future battles. In this book we will see how this old and now largely forgotten aircraft carrier changed the war.
The Whale Has Wings Vol 2 - Taranto to Singapore
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,130. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Continuing on from Vol 1-Rebirth In Vol 2, the war continues in the Mediterranean in the Autumn of 1940. The RN attacks the Italian fleet, and the war spreads through Africa, Greece and the Mediterranean. The German navy,led by Bismark, attempt to break into the Atlantic. Finally in the East a war looms with Imperial Japan. The earlier changes are now causing the war to diverge from our History
Pont-au-Change Volume III: Adrift
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Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 208,900. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
The third volume of the Pont-au-Change series. Victor Hugo continues to write his masterwork Les Misérables while he becomes familiar with the people he will immortalize: Jean Valjean and his family. But not everyone welcomes Hugo's curiosity, especially as Valjean relates to Hugo how he and Javert encountered an old acquaintance and how Marius rediscovered something long thought lost to him...
The Whale Has Wings Vol 1 - Rebirth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,050. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This is an Alternative History (a book in which the consequences of certain changed in history are explored). The premise (what is often called the Point of Departure) is that in 1932 the British Royal Navy recovered control of its air arm (the Fleet Air Arm) from the grip of the Royal Air Force. As a result, by the start of WW2 the Royal Navy has a different Air Arm from that of history.
An End of Poppies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,400. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Great War has been stuck in stalemate on the Western Front for forty-seven years since 1914. Jimmy is a lonely private at the front, forced to battle from the enormous deathly wall that faces the Germans across no-man's land. Esme is the factory girl he met in Brighton. The girl he dreams of...
Outrageous Fortunes: a Novel of Alternate Histories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,700. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(4.00 from 1 review)
Shy amateur historian Randy Sullivan, age 23 and unhappy with his life, is approached by his double from a parallel Los Angeles, a bombastic physicist and inventor who calls himself "Sully." Together they step out of this reality and visit versions of Earth stranger than Randy has ever imagined... and those so eerily close as to be just out of reach.
Pont-au-Change Volume IV: Honor
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Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 100,530. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this fourth part of the continuation of Victor Hugo's Les Misérables, Hugo learns the details of the lives of the people he would immortalize in his masterwork from the very subjects themselves: while Jean Valjean and Javert fight to return to Europe after being waylaid to Australia, an old enemy returns to wreak havoc on Marius and Cosette's growing family.
Tanto por ciento
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Price: $2.10 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Esta obra de teatro combina la alta política con las relaciones humanas más cercanas al tiempo que plantea una pregunta de difícil respuesta: ¿pueden personas normales tomar decisiones extraordinarias?
Junta
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 146,780. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Expat Marcus Jacobson will find his role at the University of Saint Anglia won’t turn out as he hoped as he’s caught in the middle of a takeover on the island. He will meet: Melanie, a student who wants democracy restored; Father Bert, who helps her; Clarence Baptiste, editor of the newspaper; the Reverend running a dirty tricks campaign. The Junta is determined to hold on to power
Berlin Danse Macabre
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Ah! Berlin... Berlin. City of love and pain. City of discord. City of hate. City of memories... Fritz said to Albert: something bad is about to happen. Fritz said: I have seen the signs—clouds shaped like swastikas at sundown and at night, floating above the canal like tattered wisps of grey brume, the ghosts of Karl Liebkneckt and Rosa Luxemburg. From the collection UNLIKELY STORIES
Saving the King
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,440. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Elvis Presley saves a young boy from a menacing stranger after a performance in 1956, setting up a chain of events that ultimately leads to a mystical encounter with an angel who sends Elvis on a journey that changes his destiny.
The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.63 from 8 reviews)
A mysterious nine-year-old from the Blessed Lands sails into the lives of a couple in the Republic, claiming to be the Daughter of the Sea and the Sky. Is she a troubled child longing to return home, or a powerful prophet sent to unravel the fabric of the Republic? The answer will change the lives of all she meets… and perhaps their world as well. [Literary, Saga, Speculative]