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Pinto and Sons
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This ironic comedy by the author of the acclaimed Leib Goldkorn series and "King of the Jews" follows Pinto, a Hungarian Jew and former medical student, who takes the wrong ship and winds up out West during the craze of the California Gold Rush. Never discouraged, he tries to bring scientific enlightenment to a band of boys from the local Modoc Indian tribe. His efforts largely turn back on Pinto.
The Steel Box
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Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A strange story about a woman that shows the secret of the universe through a magic trick.
Granny Mose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
They say gold can bring out the true character of a man, but how deep does that true character go? Read this intense short story by Eric Stringer and find out.
Miss Tory and the Gray House
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Price: Free! Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A women appears out from a dark forest and find herself in the land of spirits. it is a land where Death is a kind soul and Purgatory is a bed and breakfast.
The Reflectory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,980. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A husband and wife, mourning the loss of their child... A revered genius, murdered inside his own creation... A centuries-old invention, with the key to ultimate enlightenment. Step onto the grounds of a secluded estate... and fall into the extraordinary.
Screwtape Lost and Found – The Business of Democracy’s Eidolons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Democracy is replete with below average politicians, right? And they are below average because their Demons thrive in Democracy, right? These wraiths, over whom democratic idealism weeps, come and go; and come again. By the author of Colin’s Head Bumps and Aphrodite’s Cold.
Papa's Gift
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,680. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Ian Barrett MacLogan was a fighter pilot and amateur adventurer with insatiable curiosity. He had studied under a Spiritual teacher known as a Spiritual Traveler. Ian gained personal experiences within the subtle universes many call their Heavens.
Einstein's Formula
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,090. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Tyrone Broadbent is a student composing music late one night when he hears a noise outside of his window. He finds a young girl lost, confused, and unable to tell him who she is. He learns she suffers from a debilitating sickness that requires constant medication.
Lucky People
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Price: Free! Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A short story focused on three people, one tragedy, and one foggy night on a bridge. Lucky People is a story of great loss and overwhelming guilt.
Les Prophéties
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,700. Language: French. Published: September 11, 2014 by AlterPublishing Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Les Prophéties nous sont parvenues grâce à des centaines d’éditions, la complexité de la langue de Nostradamus (mélange de français, de latin et d’occitan), ayant conduit à toutes sortes de traductions, sans compter les interprétations plus ou moins hasardeuses qui en sont tirées. Pourtant, aucun essai ni aucune interprétation n’en remplacent la lecture du texte authentique.
A Settled Grave
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
This is an intense psychological suspense story by Nicolas Z Porter. Having just buried one child, how far will you go to get another one?
That Not So Secret Inspiration
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You set the price! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A meditation on the inspiring moments to be found in the world, and how we should seize upon them in order to understand ourselves and the universe around us.
Seduction (Book #1 - Love at the Beach)
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Series: Love at the Beach, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,790. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Romantic Times Book Reviews says of Seduction . . . “Laura Taylor tugs at our heartstrings as a lovely translator, once betrayed under the worst possible circumstances, is seduced into love by a brilliant government consultant. A writer of powerful precision and tender perception, Ms. Taylor brings alive a veritable rainbow of emotions in an impressive piece of writing.”
Living Death (A political Diorama... ...an NRI's Crusade) by M. Venugopal
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,580. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Are you an Indian living in India or elsewhere? Do you love your country? How much do you love? How do you measure it? Do you think holding Indian flag in the midst of several spectators in the stadiums or expressing emotions and passions in media on politics, society, culture, administration, judiciary, religion, are symbols of patriotism?
Theorem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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This is a psychological thriller by Eric Stringer. His friend Janie is a collector, but a collector of what?
Blue Moon for Bombers: a story of love, war and spirit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A novella set in England 2007 with flashbacks to the 1940s. The story of a man coming to terms with his wartime trauma as he nears the end of life is interwoven with a modern-day romance.
Where the Shamrocks Grow
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,070. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Young Jo Kingsley leaves war-torn Ireland for Paris, finding work in Chateau Colbert. Jean-Pierre, her employer's grandson, introduces her to Paris and womanly desires. Jo then travels to Prohibition American and falls in love with Mike PasiƄski. Loneliness, loss and hardship follow during the Wall Street crash. Will the beautiful Jo let go of her demons and learn to love again?
A Model Hero
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Series: Calendar Men. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Gretchen Meyers is a full-figured woman living in a model thin world. Kyle Ramsey is the epitome of physical perfection. He’s also Gretchen’s last hope to save her mother’s struggling modeling agency. But she’s asking for the one thing he can’t give and she’s already lost her heart…
The Moon & the Luckchaser
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 164,610. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ecological disaster hangs over their kind. They know it, they know how to avoid it. But, they're busy. Wealth-quest, politics and stubborn religions distract them. The era? Sixty-four million years ago. Astil, a "luckchaser" bred to mischief, and Diotomo, archeologist and poetess, each sees their peril but from conflicting views.
Family Secrets
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Maggie Lange is a young widow with three preschool daughters. Her grandmother dies and leaves Maggie the farm and a large sum of money. On a trip to take care of some details, she spends the night with Karl Gustavson, the man she had a crush on as a teenager. He doesn't call. A few months later, she realizes she's pregnant.