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The Man Named Ephraim
By Tom Morrison
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
THE MAN NAMED EPHRAIM narrates the co-joined fates of Jesus of Nazareth and a peddler named Ephraim, two visitors to Passover in Jerusalem. As everyone knows, the Christian fable has wings of long duration and the institutions that are founded on it have molded the minds of mankind to welcome no variation but the accepted one. Whether skeptic or gnostic, you may allow the resolution of necessity.
How to Save a World From Dying: A Demon Apocalypse Love Story
By Carl Plumer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,720. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The year is 2035, and Earth is under attack by giant demons from outer space -- demons as tall as houses with multiple heads, arms, and legs. Fortunately, one man can stop the beasts: Zachary Zemeritus. Unfortunately, he's near dead, in a coma, and in pieces in a hospital. Too bad. As the hero of this tale, he might have been able to do something about it. "Vintage insane Carl Plumer!"
Muses of Roma
By Rob Steiner
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 139,750. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013 by Quarkfolio Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Star freighter captain, Kaeso Aemelius, a blacklisted security agent from Roman rival world Libertus, is asked by his former commanders to help a high-ranking Roman official defect. When Kaeso learns the defector's terrifying secret, can he protect his crew from Roman and Liberti forces, who would lay waste to entire worlds to stop them from revealing the civilization-shattering truth?
An End of Poppies
By Simon Poore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,400. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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...
We Want Our Baby
By Vee Olane
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Luigi is a man under pressure. His wife, Maria, has made him give up his Y-fronts and alcohol so they can have a baby. She's determined to spend all their hard-earned cash on expensive private fertility treatment. If only his restaurant business was doing well and not on the brink of going bust…Now he’s been given some devastating news. With his marriage at stake, he needs a plan — Fast.
Clive For PM
By Skye Blue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,180. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
He was a simple bloke, the billionaire who decided to run for parliament. But once there he wasn't happy with what he saw, and he decided to take advantage of the chaos that was erupting in Australian politics. When a double dissolution election was held Clive whipped into action and presented the most amazing vision in political history. Join Clive as he takes Australia to a new future.
X-ooming FDR 1932
By W Green
Series: Time Travel Twins, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013 by Zippy Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
X-ooming FDR 1932 is the second book in the Time Travel Twins series.The first book described an attempt to save JFK. Now these time-traveling young adults from the year 2032 embark again on a quest to reshape history to make the world a better place. Emma, twin brother Ethan, and good friend Zak travel back the year 1932. Their goal: save America and secure the election of President Roosevelt.
Promised Valley Peace
By Ron Fritsch
Series: Promised Valley, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
Promised Valley Peace is the fourth and last novel in Ron Fritsch’s Promised Valley series. The conspirators and their allies from the first three novels give up on the gods and discover how to use horses in warfare. They prepare to employ them in a last battle to bring the prehistoric enemy hunters and farmers together as one people in a “new kingdom” and end warfare between them forever.
Palmetto Rising
By Jonah Early
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,850. Language: American English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(4.00 from 1 review)
A once proud nation, the United States is now steeped in decay, having fallen victim to progressive public policy, economic ruin and racial warfare. On the horizon, the Palmetto state is awakening once again in defiance of a government that has encroached too far upon the rights of its citizens.
Berlin Danse Macabre
By Javaid Qazi
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
Shutdown Chronicles
By Zack Drisko
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A real-time account of one man's experiences during the apocalyptic government shutdown of the United States government in 2013. This project started as a series of Facebook posts I did as the shutdown was going on (so keep in mind this e-book is very short). Now that it’s over, why not share the collection of posts with you? The events described may or may not be true. Judge for yourself.
Ten Naval Battles
By Grey Wolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,380. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by The Wolfian Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Ten Naval Battles tells the story of an alternate history from the mid 18th century to the mid 19th century through the eyes of a historian writing about the ten most decisive naval battles of this period. Read about the Egyptians defeating the French, events in the North American colonies, and the formation of a federal Germany. Also includes the start of Ten Great Leaders with the Duc d'Andorra.
Diez relatos de lo insospechado
By Luis Iván García
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 46,110. Language: Spanish. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Diez relatos de lo insospechado” es una recopilación de cuentos en los que la venganza, la necesidad, la desesperanza, el remordimiento y la avaricia se dan cita con el fin de dibujar un inquietante paisaje de la naturaleza humana.
Scattered Fates - a novel on the second partition of India
By Ram Garikipati
Price: Free! Words: 70,600. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
1 star(4.88 from 8 reviews)
An alternate history novel, which unwraps in the backdrop of violent anti-Hindi agitations that rocked the State of Tamil Nadu (India) 50 years ago, narrated over two time frames – 1965 and 2005. It is the story of a son's search for the truth about his father's disappearance and the political intrigue that led to India's second partition into South & North, intertwined with the history of Korea
Eric is Awake
By Dom Shaw
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,430. Language: British English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Shortly after midnight on the 21st January 1950, the man known to his readers as George Orwell and to his friends as Eric Blair, breathes his last in hospital. Shortly after midnight in present-day London, a homeless man dying of hypothermia in an alleyway on a snowy night, takes a deep breath as his body warms and a new occupant moves in. Eric is awake.
Pont-au-Change Volume IV: Honor
By Arlene C. Harris
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.
L'ombre du Guépard (Les Trois Âges - Volume 2)
By J.P Taurel
Series: Les Trois Âges, Volume 2. Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 78,460. Language: French. Published: September 16, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
« L’ombre du Guépard », c’est l’itinéraire d’une pâtisserie qui aurait pu changer le monde et c’est aussi l’histoire d’un nourrisson oublié dans un carton, qui échappera à la rafle du Vel d’Hiv. Après « La marque du Lynx », « L’ombre du Guépard » est le second volume de la trilogie « Les Trois Âges », qui suit une famille franco-italienne de 1908 à l’aube du XXIe siècle.
Alfa 33 e o Enigma das Caldas
By Renato Carreira
Series: Alfa 33, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 8,900. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
"No mundo do agente Alfa 33, o 25 de Abril não resultou e a ditadura do Estado Novo mantém-se até aos nossos dias. Portugal continua pobre e atrasado, mas a situação parece menos grave porque ninguém está autorizado a queixar-se." Opinião subversiva não visada pela Comissão de Censura
"Como humo"
By
You set the price! Words: 19,180. Language: Spanish. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Como humo”. Una bonita narración de Fernández R. Para todos los públicos. Usted puede leer “Como humo” (un montón de páginas, y creciendo) gratis o pagando. Retrátese, ¡hombre!, no sea usted envidioso. ¡Caramba!
Not The Shadow Of A Man
By Dorothy Davies
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 72,430. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Fiction4All. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Jacquetta Wydeville (or Woodville) was the matriarch behind a dynasty. Her daughter’s marriage to Edward IV took the family to the highest point in the land and all of her thirteen children were given titles and honours and high ranking marriages were arranged for them. Dorothy Davies is a Medium and writes what is given to her. This is Jacquetta's story, as told by herself...