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Это даже не умрёшь
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 86,870. Language: Russian. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Зина Смирнова регулярно совершает самоубийства, но всякий раз что-то непостижимое и жуткое воскрешает её. Побочные эффекты бессмертия превращают чудо в фарс. Секрет семьи Смирновых, не особо скрываемый, переходит из рук в руки, оборачивается государственной тайной и разрастается в трагикомедию национального, а затем и мирового масштаба.
Boon Juster or The Reason for Everything
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 162,640. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Fly me to the moon? Not so fast! This darkly comic novel—featuring aging prep-school buddies, sexy broads, loony billionaires, a government “consultant” who handles the final delusions of “astronuts,” a politically incorrect family of fakers and fixers, and a cameo appearance by Babe Ruth—will leave you wondering if the Apollo program was where America went wrong. Was it just one big photo-op?
La forma dei Senzaforma - Storia sulla Terra, sul mare e su Marte
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Price: Free! Words: 140,560. Language: Italian. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Una piccola trilogia che nell'arco di oltre un secolo attraversa prima le vicende di una città utopistica, per poi navigare fra le assi di un veliero in balia del mare e proiettarsi sin sopra Marte in un'avventura dai paesaggi fantascientifici...
The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,740. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.58 from 19 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]
El Rebuzno y la Rabia
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You set the price! Words: 103,470. Language: Spanish. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
El sucesor más fiel al Hidalgo, luego Caballero Don Quijote de la Mancha, tanto en estilo, andanzas, desventuras e ironía. En la línea de la sátira Mennipea, un ser muy lejos de ser perfecto critica los males de su entorno. Algo asimismo al estilo de El asno de oro, de Apuleyo. Su desastrado recorrido tiene lugar en los montes Distercios, o de los monasterios, de La Rioja, en Logroño.
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?
Happy and Glorious (Part One)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 155,870. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
High Roads Through Lowland
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 77,000. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Forbidden knowledge has kept us subservient to flawed human perceptions for centuries, but the original creators are returning now to set the record straight - once and for all.
True Fiction: A Pseudoautobiographical Chapbook in Three Parts
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Price: Free! Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Section I: historical retellings of famous figures in a contemporary voice. Section II: family relationships. The book is mainly about women, from multiple angles. It takes a feminist, multicultural perspective that explodes conceptions of women throughout history.
Stories of Genesis, Vol. 2
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,750. Language: British English. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
Five more short stories inspired by lyrics in songs from the Greatest Rock Band in the World: Genesis Volume 2 contains: The Inversion Method, A Thought Spared for Providence, From the Cellar, Rise of the Hogweed, and Secession
Wonderland - Projet Bradbury, #29
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Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 29. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: French. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
La colère gronde au sein de la petite République démocratique du Gradistan : une fièvre révolutionnaire s'est emparée des masses, et c'est une foule furieuse qui se presse contre les grilles du palais présidentiel pour mettre à la porte le vieux dictateur, qui règne d'une main de fer sur le pays depuis trop longtemps. À l'intérieur, les dignitaires du régime cherchent une solution pour s'échapper.
Debris of Debris
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Debris of Debris is not only the first novel written in English by a Vietnamese author living in Vietnam, but also the first novel written about young Vietnamese intellectuals who grew up in the South of Vietnam before 1975 and remained there after the war.
The Burning Artist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Franz Kafka’s final months battling tuberculosis find the author weary and miserable. When the pain becomes too much to endure, he turns to his scribbling for comfort. But Dora, the woman he loves, harbors other plans. Franz’s final work faces an epic and historic disaster even his imagination could not conjure. A tale of love, destiny, and the power of art.
Garden of Eden Anthology
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Speculative short stories, flash fiction, a poem, and an essay explore the denizens of the Garden of Eden beyond the well-known Adam, Eve, and the Serpent. You've never imagined the Garden quite like this before.
Chasing Time
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Price: Free! Words: 113,470. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A cynical agent is sent back in time to 5th century France, during the rise of Clovis and the Frankish Empire. His mission: to find and eliminate Dr. Barnard Jameson, a rogue scientist, before history can be significantly altered. Finding Bertric, aka Dr. Jameson, was the easy part. Eliminating the smirking, pudgy little scientist proves to be a lot harder than he expected.
Anna Ivanova , un destin peu commun
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: French. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Anna Ivanova de la noblesse russe prend fait et cause pour ses serfs et leur offre leur libération.
I Diced With God
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 89,280. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Fiction4All. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
His Majesty King Henry VIII, arguably the most powerful English king, strides onto the pages of this remarkable book. In conversation with the woman he believes to be the reincarnation of katherine of Aragon, he recounts the real events surrounding his six wives; his regrets, his triumphs and his disasters. In coruscating detail he relives the moment he fell in love...
Merlin's Awakening - An Untimely Error #1
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Series: An Untimely Error, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 84,080. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Merlin awakens from a centuries-old spell gone awry to find himself in war-torn, German-occupied France in the midst of WWII.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Omios
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 16,900. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The lantern the warden was carrying barely managed to lighten up its surroundings. The warden himself was old and seemed fragile, marked by the years he had spent in the cold and dark corridors that compiled the gaol called Al'Catar.