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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
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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: $2.99 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: Free! 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.
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
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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.
Lanac
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Price: Free! Words: 9,840. Language: Croatian. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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Distopijska priča iz bliske budućnosti u kojoj je u Republici Hrvatskoj na vlasti klerikalna desnica.
Waylines - Issue 5
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Price: Free! Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Waylines is a magazine of science-fiction, fantasy, and horror. Our goal is to capture the "bang" in speculative fiction - that mindbending, wow factor. Issue 5 features interviews with authors David Steffen and Ken Liu and film maker Christopher Frey, with stories by Samantha Kymmell-Harvey and David Halpert.
Croatoa: A Short Story of the Lost Colony of Roanoke
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A short story that blends historical fiction, romance, and the paranormal in an imaginative re-telling of the last days of the Lost Colony of Roanoke.
I Have Monkey Butt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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In this short story a mountain biker struggles uphill. It is not just the steep climb, but his age, asthma, and monkey butt that he has to overcome to make it to the top. Along the way he briefly meets other riders who come and go seeking their own two-wheeled happiness. The reward for long climbs is sweet descents that make the pains and doubts of the uphill struggle all worth it.
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
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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...
Clive For PM
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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.
Promised Valley Peace
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Series: Promised Valley, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,850. Language: American English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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In the near future, progressive socialists have become the majority power in the federal government, implementing reforms that threaten to destroy the Constitution. In response, the Palmetto State decides it is time to rise again in defiance of a government that has encroached too far upon the rights of its citizens.
Berlin Danse Macabre
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Price: $1.49 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