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Running for the Guv
Price: Free! Words: 24,860. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Blake Guv is a starving young attorney, desperately trying to get new clients. As a last hopeless gamble to obtain some publicity, he foolishly enters the race for Governor of his state as an independent candidate. When a series of unexpected events shove him to the front of the race, Blake is forced to start taking the campaign seriously. But the truth is, Blake hates politics with a passion!
New Dawn
Price: Free! Words: 61,260. Language: British English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
A man is running for his life. An army is deployed to hunt him down. He has no right to be there. He has no right to live. He is not considered human. The year is 2058. The world's powers have been stabilised, the citizens of the newly formed super-states are safe, living in peace. But for those, born on the wrong side of The Wall, peace must be paid for, and the price is higher than ever befor
Shattered Direction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
After directing an award-winning documentary in college, an idealistic, promising filmmaker with a social conscience, goes on a two-year odyssey ending in Hollywood where he is seduced by the glitz, the money, drugs, women, and XXX films until the suicide of his porn-star girlfriend and the arrest of his drug-dealing brother sends him into a personal inferno from which he struggles for redemption.
Волки едят без хлеба
You set the price! Words: 49,510. Language: Russian. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Мир должен знать все это, иначе разучится дорожить человеческой жизнью. Постарайся выжить, и не обо мне, а о них расскажи», — кивнул капо вниз, в сторону раздевалки и душевой, откуда по тысяче в сутки, улетали на небо людские души Что это значит, что едят без хлеба волки пролетарской революции - сотрудники НКВД? Книга о войне, героях и жертвах Освенцима, заблудших и честных агентах волчьей службы
Oubliette
Price: Free! Words: 45,680. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Urban
In a city plagued by amnesia, Antoine earns a comfortable living as a prompter to the rich and powerful. He knows his time of privilege is short. Amnesia is contagious and growing in virulence. When a shady government agent offers him an amnesia vaccine in return for feeding scripted lies to his clients, Antoine has to choose between his values and everything else that makes him who he is.
Fortunate Monsters: Illustrated Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Rosyln and Jacob Kent, members of Hollywood's jet set, have every luxury money can buy, except the ability to conceive a baby on their own. So they've turned to the elite Kakoa Fertility clinic, and the mysterious Doctor Moore, who has promised to give them a perfect child. It's shocking how fast dreams can become nightmares...
223 Bonny Street
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016 by Silk Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Set in the south east of Nigeria, 223 Bonny Street is a story about surviving loss, finding your identity and making connections.
Alice in Sinland: A Story of Murder, Greed... Violence, Adultery and Treasure (Part 1)
Price: Free! Words: 33,450. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
He asked me what I wanted. One wish, spoken aloud, and whatever I longed for would be mine. Alice in Sinland is a modern twist on the classical legend of Faust or The Devil and Daniel Webster. It contains scenes of murder, greed, corruption, exploitation, violence, adultery, and treasure. Ask yourself before you read: Am I afraid to face my sins?
The Speaker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 136,350. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2016 by World Video Bible School. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
An exciting story that sweeps from sea to shining sea, "The Speaker" weaves a mystery throughout the mayhem of America’s political arena, going straight to the heart of what it truly means to be an American.
Cinderella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
[This stand-alone title is the first of three tales collected in the author's full-length work GRIM.] How would Cinderella actually have turned out if she'd grown up surrounded by people who hated and abused her? A darkly psychological retelling of the classic story, portraying a heroin burdened with shame who ultimately marries a prince not so different from her own narcissistic mother.
Gutter Child
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
For the first eighteen years of his life, Jimmy Grogan has led a blissful existence of sweet ignorance. But on the day he leaves for college, he discovers a family secret that could upend every piece of cozy perfection he knows. Now he must solve the most unsettling mystery of his life: Has his family been living a lie?
What They Left Behind
Price: Free! Words: 121,090. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
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?
Reader
Series: Daughter of Time, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 72,820. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
From the future, a final plea. Out of the past, a last hope. A young girl, born to die in freakish disregard. A doomed world, enslaved to forces unseen. A final hope beyond imagining. Become a Reader, because in the end, the most unbelievable step in the adventure—will be your own. "A gripping science-fiction epic that will propel readers toward wonder" -ForeWord Reviews
Frumosul meu musulmanul
Price: Free! Words: 32,610. Language: Romanian. Published: January 5, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » General
Această carte vă va duce prin paginile ei în Egipt, pe malul Nilului și-n deșertul arzător, veți cunoaște câteva din minunatele monumente ale istoriei antice egiptene care au rezistat timpului, veți vizita câteva orașe din Egipt și veți întâlni personaje care vă vor stârni interesul prin personalitatea și experiențele lor de viață. Pentru că fiecare om are legenda sa!
The Slave Formerly Known as Jane Foreman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,540. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
This book, written in the year 2073, tells the story of Jane Foreman. Jane was born in 2034, was enslaved at 15, and came to dominate the business, social, and political life of her era. Since this book was written by one of her best friends, it reveals long hidden secrets of her path from slavery to business magnate.
Collective Intelligence
Price: Free! Words: 41,750. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Insects swarm. Fish swarm. Birds swarm. Even mammals move in mass migrations of complex intelligence. Professor Jankowiak believes that he can access that intelligence in humans, using computer gaming, to solve problems that threaten mankind. His success is early and profound but the more he and his protege, Ryan, try to manage the course of their games, the more likely they will lose control.
Cards in the Cloak
Price: Free! Words: 45,830. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
What’s more important? Achieving personal goals within our own tiny worldview to keep work and family moving forward? Or forsaking those things to achieve a higher calling that might benefit a globe full of complete strangers? Norman Jensen embarks on a tumultuous journey that attempts to juggle both of these conflicting odds, facing adventure, regret, and death along the way.
Rabbits Don't Make Deals
Price: Free! Words: 90,700. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The United Kingdom is dead, betrayed by its leaders. The federal superstate regards its citizens as rabbits. Ron Smith is one in a billion. What are his chances?
The Socialist
Price: Free! Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Essay » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the near future, America's public schools have been privatized and are now run by large corporations. The return of laissez-faire capitalism has created a world of cutthroat competition and cost-cutting, allowing for tremendous profits. But when the head principal of a corporate-run high school finds himself betrayed by the very titans of industry he once served, he decides to fight back.
Homecoming of the gods
Price: Free! Words: 112,920. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Nanti is a small town haunted by its demons. Nothing could be more tragic for the townspeople than their final homecoming in September '96 with a deluge into which their vanities, hopes and desires were drowned.