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Sweetness in the Dark: A Story of Love and Survival
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Price: Free! Words: 132,960. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The world is headed toward financial collapse when a powerful solar flare crushes the Earth’s electrical grid. Paul Kendall is now in a race against time as he fights to save his family’s lives from the chaos that ensues.
Generally Recognized as Safe
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Series: Wiley Royce. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 131,580. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The chronicle of Wiley Royce's struggle to keep his cool and perspective in the face of the disconcerting new waves in his life. What can he do for his beloved Brendee, who may or may not want him anymore? What should he do to beautiful, sexy Janae, who clearly wants him too much? How is he going to take down the shady cabal responsible for poisoning the entire first world?
Physic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,670. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Entangled Continua Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Ysenof engages the world in terms of elementary physics. He can manipulate matter and energy, but his focus on fundamentals fails with people. He could change the world, but needs help. Abby Skipper is a people person and mind reader. Special Agent John Clark sees connections. Pauline Morcet is indestructible and haunted by a violent alter ego. Together, they will find out what made them PHYSIC.
What They Left Behind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,610. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Ben and Gennie Perrin, orphaned twins, are abused and abandoned by their brother. Luckily, they are adopted by a young couple and raised in San Francisco. Years later, while trying to bring their parents to California, they uncover something so unexpected it turns their world upside down. Will they reconcile with their past or will it leave them shattered like their city after the earthquake?
Overdose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,360. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Prominent researcher Emily Morrison defies death threats and a letter bomb to undertake a controversial drug study. When a healthy subject, Brianna, dies on the first day, Emily discovers the cause—a toxin from her lab that the police also find in her office. To learn who killed Brianna, she must first confront a hired assassin, using only her wits and her knowledge of drugs to overpower him.
The Brooklyn Iceman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 138,450. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The Brooklyn Iceman spans the 20th century from 1915 until the 1980's. The novel follows Vincenzo Castella, who becomes an iceman in Brooklyn as a teenager and moves on from there into a position of leadership among the icemen. He drifts into relationships with criminal groups and is finally confronted with the harsh reality that he has, in fact, become a reluctant criminal himself.
Your Love Incomplete
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Price: Free! Words: 106,260. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Arthur Edwards had a cushy Silicon Valley marketing job but his taste for conspiracy theories and the guidance of a mysterious esotericist begin to open his eyes to the Matrix. His hardboiled path to awakening will take him from the SF Bay Area to the far reaches of Russia. Your Love Incomplete is The Razor’s Edge for the digital age- a must read for all those searching for the courage to wake up.
The Counsellor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 206,990. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by Primedia eLaunch. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The unexpected death of Maggie Sayer’s husband shatters her perfect world. Struggling to make sense of her grief, it becomes evident that a complete change and a positive focus is the only thing which will help her to carry on with life.
Sugar Town
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Price: Free! Words: 218,750. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A family is decimated in the aftermath of a terrible crime and no voice is raised in protest. Can a town that prides itself on its sense of community survive without the promise of justice? In Sugar Town, a teen-aged girl, an epileptic boy, an alcoholic murderer and a spirit-seeking outsider, drawn together by a curiously enabling piece of space debris, show the way to redemption.
Coincidence Theory
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Series: Gods and Men, Book #1. Price: Free! Words: 111,140. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.00 from 1 review)
Lost to time, the artefacts of the Egyptian Zep-Tepi have been returned to the world from the deserts of their origin. Split across two epochs, Coincidence Theory will take you on a voyage through what you thought you always knew as truth, retelling one of the most famous stories in history, to uncover the story behind the myth.
Le arance di Dubai (versione Light)
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Price: Free! Words: 107,750. Language: Italian. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Pubblicazione in due lingue / This publication is in two languages: Italiano: versione originale English: experimental translation
Noble Intentions: Season One
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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 4 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.
Always & Forever
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,580. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The vows Lydia and Jimmy spoke 10 years ago are on the front lines: family first, always and forever. Jimmy reluctantly leaves for a third tour in the Middle East while Lydia stays at home and raises their four boys. Alone in a small town, Lydia faces bouts of anger and depression while an ocean away Jimmy longs to be home caring for his family. The real war isn’t overseas, but in their minds.
When Civil Servants Fail
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Price: Free! Words: 100,660. Language: British English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In a society, where every citizen is a suspected terrorist, where the secret services instrument terror scenarios to emphasize their importance, and where some leading politicians use any means to enrich themselves, we find Mr. Smith and his assistant Eric Gusto. Their efforts are described in 5 stories, in which they for non-idealistic purposes incidentally oppose this trend among civil servants
x0
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Series: 46. Ascending. Price: Free! Words: 116,510. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.40 from 10 reviews)
A Nigerian beauty searching for her captive her sister vows to get the attention of an uncooperative fellow psychic. The ancient group x0 wants to ignore them both, but as the two women struggle with each other, they both become more powerful. While a fringe fanatic puts his plan in place, common links begin to forge these two radically different women together in ways even x0 barely understands.
Through the Third Eye; Book 1 of Third Eye Trilogy
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Series: The Third Eye Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 108,480. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
A fast-moving thriller where Clay and Shali seek ancient documents hidden since the beginning of time. Using CIA parapsychology past life regression techniques, they locate the ancient knowledge after a harrowing journey around the world. They try to reveal the secrets but a dangerous and unknown force is trying to stop them. Your world may look different after this thought-provoking thriller.
Deadly Medicine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,750. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Helen, an industrial spy, is the epitome of evolutionary perfection. She has stunning looks, a sharp intellect, and just about every gene in her body is selfish. She has concluded that Darwin’s theory gives humans carte blanche to behave as their natures drive them. She has been told to protect a secret, one which Ben Willams is seeking to uncover. If you like pageturners, you'll love this.