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A Question of Loyalty
Series: Questions. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,880. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
When the border between Floriana and the United States is opened after 80 years, Nathan and Caroline visit as both tourists and spies. Escorted around picturesque turn-of-the-century New Orleans, they quickly realize they are being prevented from seeing evidence of an incipient revolution. After two assassination attempts, the pair are determined to find out who's trying to kill them and why.
Artists Go to Hell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,390. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
These short stories show what it means to be an artist in a world obsessed with celebrity and driven by greed.
A Storied Winnipeg: Fables and Local Legends
Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 70,600. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Urban
This collection is about the tension between the taut grasp and thrust that is the largest city in Manitoba, its nodes of the two universities, the vortex that draws us, the lodestone of our ungovernable attraction and wary repulsion. A city of extremes, Winnipeg is only slowly coming into words, and those words are abrupt and sprawling, glittering and soiled, ecstatic and forlorn.
Keep Austin Weird: A Lesbian Superhero Love Story for Grown-Ups
Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 86,970. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Most residents of Austin, Texas rally around the phrase, "Keep Austin Weird." In the midst of that off-kilter vibe are two mildly weird kindergarten teachers, Eleanor Cooprider and Kim Park. One of them possesses a superpower and the other recognizes superpowers in others (and she can talk to plants, though they never answer). Read about their love and life, as there's nothing weird about that.
To Kill an Assassin - The Priors, Part 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,830. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Episodes 10-18 Mutations abound in far-reaching worlds and some planes are being devastated by war. The PASTOR agency has an agenda to rule them all. It is up to Madelin and her evolved friends to not only stop the black-op agency, but free the other victims—including those attempting to kill her. She must learn to harness her abilities or entire worlds will be overrun. Even then… may be too late
Rasante
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 134,940. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
“Gosto da escrita de Fátima Pinheiro. Uma escrita directa, fluida, natural. Incisiva mas nunca agressiva. Um modo de escrever sem preconceitos que, com "luz e lata", e muitas vezes com humor, é capaz de tratar das coisas correntes da política as menos evidentes da filosofia.
Riverside
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,630. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015 by Hamilton Stone. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The death of Sharon Hobart launches Marco Navarro into an exploration of the recent past. Did she love him? Did she have an ulterior motive for befriending him? Even if he must do the police work himself, Marco has to find out.
Glooscap’s Plan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,830. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
When Glooscap returns to the Maritime Provinces he finds mines and clear-cuts, factory farms and failing fisheries. Luckily, he has returned with a plan that will return the provinces to a prosperity they have not seen in over three hundred years. With the help of the otter and the whale, the butterfly and the frog, and some people he sets events in motion that have far ranging implications.
Red Corner, An Alternate History of Rus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,990. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Against the all-conquering Grand Duchy of Muscovy, can the city-state of Novgorod save itself from total annihilation and bring the land of the Rus towards the West?
Seeds of Discord
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,710. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The 1984 miners' strike was the most bitter conflict in British industrial history. Lasting a full twelve months it was responsible for a number of deaths, thousands of injuries and arrests and the dreadful division of communities and even families and the ultimate destruction of a once great industry.
Living in Ashton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,480. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Lost in the immense sweep of the prairie, the people of Ashton live a simpler life. Defined by a main street with a post office and a grocer, a rink and the police station, Ashton is bounded by the dump to the south, where the Frisians live, and to the north farmer Lohmer owns a spread so vast that the town registry has lost count of his holdings, and from the east come the storms.
Alien Life
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 84,590. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
A collection of stories taken from events that happened either directly to the author or to people who he has known personally. Only the names have been changed. Sex is in there, of course; but so are corruption, love, separation, addiction, and encounters with strangers who seem quite different to us, or maybe not so different.
Amor Duradero En Éxtasis
Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 56,980. Language: Spanish. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
AMOR DURADERO EN ÉXTASIS es una novela para los jóvenes adolescentes, padres, profesores, parejas casadas y solteras, pues enseña las claves para cómo tener éxito y ser feliz en una relación de pareja. También, ayuda a entender cómo fortalecer y mantener la pasión, el deseo, y el amor de pareja.
Spies and Subterfuge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,120. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014 by Tyche Books Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Their mission compromised, Roberta and her friends will survive only by outwitting Fouché, Napoleon’s spymaster.
The Fifth Lectern
Price: $4.60 USD. Words: 88,900. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What if … UKIP were given a lectern in the debates in 2010? That was the starting point of The Fourth Lectern. But the repercussions didn’t stop there. What would have happened next? The outcome was different, so things would have been different – and rather unstable …
Fågel Fenix - en annorlunda spänningsroman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,640. Language: Swedish. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
En spänningsroman om familjerelationer med tragiska konsekvenser. Poetiskt och dramatiskt om kärlek och fanatiska sekter.
The Labyrinth of Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,630. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
When 16-year-old Jade Davis discovers only she and the son of a Peruvian museum director can telepathically access messages left on engraved stones by an ancient race, she embarks on a quest to save humanity from fiery destruction.
A Thousand Splendid Suns
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 99,990. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
One of the best works by Khalid Hosseini and Newyork Bestseller.
The Two Brothers of the Golden Lamb
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Dr Michael Simpson is a doctor that has been called to the church as a deacon. But while studying at Oxford he comes across the lost past of two family members who both died during WWII. One was called to service the other was forced into it. Back home in Canada, he discovers a slim chance exists that his mentally ill uncle Neil might be right about Canada's role in 911. But what role?
Little Lies, Big Consequences
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,750. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
This story centers on lies which are about substantial events and have significant consequences. Very broad sweep, spanning a period of several years, these characters wrestle with honor and duty at the time of Napoleon. The author renders a fast paced story about how lies (and everything else) have many unintended consequences, many of which cannot be undone.