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Deadly Benefits
By Ryn Pitts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
When a patient dies unexpectedly in a Fargo hospital, the medical center goes into a defensive tailspin. Heli Harri, a savvy pharmacist and headstrong Finn, is accused of a fatal error while senior physician Dr. Lavelle condemns another lapse in hospital safety. But a tangle of evidence points to murder, revealing the best and worst of those to whom we entrust our health and our lives.
Dream Student (Dreams, book 1)
By J.J. DiBenedetto
Series: Dream Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,160. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
What would you do if you could see other people’s dreams? If you could watch their hidden fantasies and uncover their deepest, darkest secrets…without them ever knowing? Sara Barnes is about to find out...
Periphery
By Alexx Bollen
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 69,590. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Periphery is a work of occult fiction, of magical realism. It operates on multiple levels of storytelling and world building, asking the reader to choose how they will perceive the narrative.
River of Possibilities
By Marti Lawrence
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,210. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Elizabeth Cunningham watched her parents applaud and smile as she graduated college. Two months later she watched their caskets being lowered into the ground. Her father recently updated his Will, adding a codicil saying she should “find the truth”. Suspicious of their fatal car crash, she investigates and discovers mysteries, lies and her father’s top-secret connections to the paranormal.
Fractured Facade
By Elena DeRosa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Fractured Facade, a novel written as memoir, is the tale of a father's death, a daughter's life, and a sociopath's vendetta.
Cimarron
By Claudia Hall Christian
Series: Denver Cereal, Volume 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,450. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011 by Cook Street Publishing cookstreetpublishing@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It’s pay the piper time in Denver Cereal as the trauma and strife of the last few months must be reckoned with. Everyone faces the repercussions of their actions to fight their way through the problems to become a family. And just in time! Jacob finds the children’s remains under the Castle and a murder mystery begins to unfold. Come along for the sweet and crunchy ride that is Denver Cereal.
Noble Intentions: Season One
By L.T. Ryan
Series: Noble Intentions, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 128,580. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Jack Noble. Assassin for hire. Former Marine and government agent. He makes no mistakes. He passes no judgement. He feels no remorse. So why the hell does he stop to help a lost child on a busy sidewalk moments before he's to complete a deal with one of the east coast's top crime bosses? This simple decision places Jack in unfamiliar territory. He has become the hunted.
The Fiona Letters
By Ralph Bowden
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 85,680. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Sir William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, one of the first scientific celebrities, led a full, productive, and virtuous life, above reproach by Victorian standards. His only passion was for science in the service of nation and empire. But he must have had another life, another kind of passion. This novel imagines how it could have happened
Daughters of Iraq
By Revital Shiri-Horowitz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Daughters of Iraq is a fascinating story following three generation of women as they journey from Iraq in the first half of the twentieth century to modern-day Israel and Seattle. It is the story of a Jewish family that emigrated from Iraq to Israel to start a new life in the newly established country.
The Anvil of the Craftsman
By Dale Amidei
Series: Jon's Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 93,170. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A doctoral candidate in Theological Studies accepts recruitment by a friend in the US State Department for an initiative to the most troublesome province in 2006 Iraq.
Erasure
By A.T.H. Webber
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,030. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Love and murder collide in this contemporary story that explores what might happen if the digital records of our lives linked us, not to our past, but to our future. Independent author A.T.H. Webber delivers a striking debut novel in which the pervasive powers of the Internet provide a timely backdrop for a story of love and faith in the digital age.
Rare Earth
By Harry Marku
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,940. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"A brilliant sci-fi thriller right down to the last nano-particle...So far, the best read I have had in 2012." - TBR topbookreviewers.com "...the suspense, high-tech intrigue and writing style of the author is very Crichton-like. A great page-turner with fascinating information about the "rare earth" gold rush our planet, and universe, are beginning to witness." - The Word is Out
Henrietta's Castle
By Alexandra Shaw
Price: Free! Words: 67,910. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
He had been waiting. “Well, hello there!” a friendly voice greeted her. “Umm... Hi. Do I know you?” Juliette asked. She was in a dark room. She was alone. Charles likes Juliette. They become friends, and the nightmare begins. Charles decides to fight everyone, even her beloved aunt Henrietta, to claim Juliette as his. This is a unique story dealing with eating disorders.
Chronicle 2014
By Andrew Woodmaker
Series: Chronicle, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 33,700. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by Michael Simms. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A diary from the future? Or a dead man’s work of fiction? In this first year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a mysterious recording device, the beginnings of an expansive story are told. Nobody knows if it is a work of fiction or a true record of how things happened, and will happen. By reading the diary, some things may have already begun to change, and the future is not what it was.
Premise of Murder
By Parker J. Eckman
Series: A Jake Hawthorne Murder Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When an old mobster is arrested in the sleepy town of Weeping Valley, NY, for a murder that took place twelve years ago, eager reporter Jake Hawthorne decides to investigate. After a bit of snooping, he discovers that all is not as it seems. In order to save his job and his life, Jake must uncover the truth to either exonerate or incriminate a dangerous man who might just get away with murder.
Dream Reunion (Dreams, Book 6)
By J.J. DiBenedetto
Series: Dream Series, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,430. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"I wish someone - my mother, my husband, anybody - would really let me have it, instead of telling me everything's not my fault when it obviously is..." Sara's seen the cost of interfering in other people's dreams firsthand; it's measured in ruined lives and cemetery plots. When her supernatural dreams start up again, Sara is faced with problem after problem...
Fallen Angel - Prequel To Ominous Love
By Patricia Puddle
Price: Free! Words: 63,740. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Devlin arrives late for the birth of a ward, he can’t believe his best friend has taken over his position as her guardian angel. Nathaniel refuses to hand her back, claiming Devlin's new obsession with fallen angels and sexy women are affecting his judgment and putting the child's life at risk. Accusing Nathaniel of betrayal, Devlin threatens to guard Eloise, with or without his approval.
Of Love and Magic
By Eric Wilder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
During a late spring snowstorm in a sleepy Tulsa suburb, an old man runs away from his abusive son and meets a woman, perhaps by magic. Together they find adventure and fall in love. But there are unanswered questions. How old is too old to fall in love, and when should you give up on life? Take the journey with John and Attie and find out.
She
By Shireen Jeejeebhoy
Price: Free! Words: 94,900. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
**Shortlisted for the 2012 The Word Guild Awards, Novel-Futuristic Category** -- An entity from nothing space and time violently invades a young Toronto songwriter. He consumes her. He changes her into his image. She battles back to resist him, to expel him, to regain herself. And in doing so discovers where evil really resides.
Echo
By Raechel Bailey Kolb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
The desert in the Superstition Wilderness of Arizona provides the perfect backdrop for this haunting adventure of loss, love and discovery. Clara White Bird's spirit isn't ready to leave the mortal world. But when she meddles in the phyiscal world, all hell breaks loose. It isn't like everyone thinks, dying; it's not the end.