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Of Love and Magic
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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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.
Redeeming a Rake
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,300. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
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Geoffrey Lyndsey Grayson, the thirteen Duke of Lyndhurst, is trapped in an emotional winter. His childhood dream of finding love is frozen under thick sheets of ice along with his heart. He feels nothing but discomfort as he passively waits for death to end the nothingness. He knows it's too late for love...
Night Flight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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A tormented woman struggles between the love of another woman and the agonizing loss of her only daughter’s love. This taught drama follows Melissa Adams as she struggles against her own feelings of inadequacy, doubts about her sexuality, and her need to win back her daughter’s love. The story contains some sexual situations.
She
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Price: Free! Words: 94,900. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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**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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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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.
Systems
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,900. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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In a future world that has largely overcome the problems of the 20th century, a woman discovers she has ties to a British psychopath and a Brooklyn-born hacker, neither of whom she has ever met. The three are actually the surviving subjects of an artificial reincarnation experiment, and the victims of a conspiracy with ancient origins.
Ginger Lily
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,210. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by Sheraton Media. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
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‘Ginger Lily’ charts the joys, trials and tribulations of family and social life in Barbados in the latter half of the 20th Century. With wonderfully drawn characters, author Margaret Knight integrates humour and wit with the serious issues of racial and class prejudice which pervaded Barbadian society at the time, and interracial relationships which were very much frowned upon.
American Liberation Front
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,310. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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Nick and Shane Wenzel always had a sibling rivalry when they were young. The brothers find themselves on opposite sides of a much deadlier conflict after their fascist uncle seizes control of the American government.
A World of Trouble
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Series: The Jack Shepherd International Crime Novels, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,550. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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"Needham is Asia's most stylish and atmospheric writer of crime fiction." – THE SINGAPORE STRAITS TIMES.... "Jake Needham is Michael Connelly with steamed rice." – THE BANGKOK POST.... Thailand is hurtling closer and closer to a bloody civil war. And as unlikely as it may sound, Jack Shepherd is probably the only person on earth who can stop it.
Greywalker
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,500. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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By day, Amos Garr is a regular guy, a hotshot truck driver running freight hither and yon. But by night, he is a warrior for the Light, a Greywalker fighting for the side of Light and good, and an assassin in Michael’s army.
Anti-Sentient
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Spore Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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Strange things are happening in Los Angeles: a homeless man attacks a waitress returning home from the late shift; the residents of a West LA apartment complex are awoken in the middle of the night to discover a group of strange people with white eyes and teeth like razors attacking a man in the courtyard. The media is blaming the violence on terrorists. The actual cause is far more insidious.
What Beauty
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 182,280. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A story of art, obsession and ego. Minus Orth walks dogs for a living & sculpts for his life. He’s creating a unique sculpture cycle: Mythical Gods in Their Twilight. He has a girlfriend who’s itching to get married. His friend owns artistic success that’s inspiring and a thorn. Then Minus sees Karen Kosek, a 60s & 70s culture critic, who is now a bag lady. Or is she? This mystery he must unravel.
A Light in the Darkness
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,100. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by Black Velvet Seductions Publishing Company. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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In A Light in the Darkness, the inaugural anthology from the authors of WOCA, a dark world awaits you. Spanning centuries of time, encircling the globe, and running the gamut from eerie historical fiction to gritty urban fantasy to page-scorching erotic romance, these authors unflinchingly dissect the horror of child abuse in all its forms.
Frank's Last Call
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
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Spence Kennedy starts work at a busy seaside ambulance station, and under the guidance of Frank, a paramedic coming up to retirement, works his way through a succession of incidents, comic and tragic. Based on the real-life blog ‘Siren Voices’, 'Frank’s Last Call' puts the reader in the driving seat of an ambulance, and offers an uncompromising tour of duty around a contemporary UK town.
Baby Grand Legacy
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Series: The Desiree & Kevin Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 88,870. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
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Formerly titled Baby Grand: The Beginning. In this first episode, boy meets girl. They are smitten, but her mother hates him. Even his own father, if he really is his father, accuses him of inappropriate behavior, so they are forced to sneak around. When he is sent away for the summer, they already have another secret rendezvous planned.
The Stages
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,960. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Daniel Peters, an American living in Copenhagen, becomes the main suspect in a murder investigation. To clear his name and to get back to the orderly life he so dearly prizes, Daniel must cooperate with homicide detective Ingrid Bendtner. But it’s not easy for Daniel. As a forty-three year old with Asperger’s Syndrome, even the slightest deviation from his regular schedule unnerves him.
Roaring Zeros
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,130. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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America is racked by a deep recession and political strife. Jason Carver is a recent college grad struggling to get by amid the chaos and his personal frustrations. Suddenly, a nation on edge over corporate bailouts and rising poverty is rocked when its first Latino president is attacked by a shadowy group of extremists. Fed up, Jason decides to fight back and save his generation's future
The Britteridge Heresy
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Series: Jon's Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,120. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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Two years after the events in "The Anvil of the Craftsman," team members from an initiative to Al Anbar Province find themselves targeted by a vengeful terrorist.
Hellrise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 139,050. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
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HELL RISE - The sequel to Time Snap. Hell is not what it used to be, as the Fallen Host radically change how they manage Human souls. One of Lucifer’s leading Angels wants Moriah back in Hell and will stop at nothing to either bring her back, or destroy her.
PLACES; Eight Place Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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These stories explore the relationship between physical places and the lives of people in them or affected by them. The places – an abandoned factory, a lonely beach in winter, an old water tank, a beer joint, a cemetery and others – elicit all kinds of responses from all kinds of characters. Different stories are funny, creepy, sad, heart-warming, subtly erotic. All are thought-provoking.