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Gulliver Station: The Challenge
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Series: Gulliver Station, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Expand her grandfather’s crime syndicate or alienate Gulliver Station residents against The Family – James McMahon thinks Erin Gillespie is weak, not moving fast enough, can Erin hold on?
Finding Jupiter
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Series: Chasing Jupiter. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,730. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by Brown Wall Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Finding Jupiter is about the dichotomy between an everyday person just trying to make it through a societal collapse and the governmental elite who wish to never let a crisis go to waste. This is a story of conspiracy, politics, bad choices, love, and hope.
Chronicle 2021
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Series: Chronicle, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,630. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Michael Simms. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this eighth year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a futuristic recording device found after a house fire, an avoidable disaster sets Andrew Woodmaker at odds with those around him. In 2021, scenes of destruction from the other side of the world destroy the soul of a nation, but theirs isn’t the only country to face disaster.
Taromancer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,850. Language: British English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
"Taromancer," a novel about the Tarot, from Alex Sumner, author of "The Magus."
Prisoner of Afrika
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,450. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 5, 2014 by Phantom House Books NGR. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A disheartening tale of Dike, a young promising African child, who grows into maturity only to find life as not the fairy tale he expects it to be. In a fictional society, synchronous to modern systematic Nigeria,
Il Tempo che non c’è
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,180. Language: Italian. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Se non esistessero orologi e calendari, in che modo vivremmo e misureremmo il nostro Tempo? Lo scopriranno tre amici, trentenni, che si trovano a lasciare le loro vite “normali” per finire in un mondo abitato da soli adolescenti. Una sorta di moderno “paese dei balocchi”, dove i tre adulti riscopriranno piaceri reconditi e repressi. Ma vivere in un mondo senza regole si rivelerà un'ardua sfida...
The Bull At The Gate: Book 2
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Series: Torc of Moonlight, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,420. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Book 2: 'Torc of Moonlight' trilogy. Nick has moved to York, a mediaeval city where Viking re-enactments thrill the tourists. When a colleague vanishes the police start asking awkward questions about Alice. But York was once a Roman colonia that garrisoned the Ninth Legion and the Sixth Victrix, and the stains of older, sacrificial, deaths lay buried deep in modern cellars, desperate for escape.
A Time for Poncey — And other Stories out of Skullbone
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Price: Free! Words: 71,820. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Based on the book of Ecclesiastes, "A Time for Poncey — And other Stories out of Skullbone" traces the misadventures of Poncey S. Muldoon in an updated Southern Gothic style. The short stories draw a picture of life non-sequentially, but still lead to a crushing climax. The book gives a new look to modern Christian literature.
The Reckoning (The James Women Trilogy Book 3)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In the conclusion of The James Women Trilogy, the James women must rally for a final stand against the darkness that has plagued their family for generations. The Reckoning, the final chapter in the saga of the James women, showcases the courage to break a family curse and change a legacy forever.
Sleepwalking into Darkness (The James Women Trilogy Book 2)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nineteen years have passed since Cindy James endured therapy and reconciled the demons of her childhood, but a new secret threatens to plunge her deeper into the twisted world of the James women. Desperate for answers, Cindy travels across the country with her husband, Tony, and her daughter, Lexi, and uncovers the real story of her mother and grandmother, a legacy 100 years in the making.
Therapy for Ghosts (The James Women Trilogy Book 1)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,460. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When therapist Cindy James experiences bizarre panic attacks that trigger memories of a forgotten childhood, she must embark on a harrowing journey back into the heart of her darkest fears. As she undergoes therapy with her unconventional therapist, Tony Prost, Cindy discovers dark family secrets that leave her with a choice: to repeat the family curse, or to forge a new future for herself.
The Spirit Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 50,640. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Noah’s pursuit of education, girls and success is threatened by his lack of money, a dead cow and an ancient evil called The Legion. Growing up on Kilimanjaro is not easy for any boy but especially so when your parents are substance farmers. Noah has it all worked out though...
Neuroptera
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,260. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by Brown Wall Publishing. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
In the early nineties, a tight-knit group forms. Young, reclusive, computer hackers are the core of the group, and find support with each other. In homage to the emerging World Wide Web, they create a chat room called Neuroptera. A young woman in this group begins experimenting in brain enhancements and uncovers a government conspiracy--or has she lost her mind?
A Question of Heritage: An Adoption Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,810. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Jo finds herself pregnant in the early 1960’s with limited options. Derailed by betrayal, she must make an impossible decision. Ellen lives with the challenges of being an adoptee. She is compelled to unearth her past in order to definitively prove her Jewish heritage. A Question of Heritage resonates with the angst of those in the adoption triad, leaving the reader with insight and hope.
Standing Stones
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,780. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In 19th Century northern Scotland, Mac McDonnell’s traditional way of life is challenged when Lord Gordon lays claim to their island home and threatens to replace farmers and fishermen with sheep. Mac leads a protest, but when evictions turn violent, Mac must decide what he is willing to risk -- to protect his family, his sweetheart, Deidre, and his livelihood.
Alchemy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: British English. Published: January 30, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A world without war? Professor Sawhele Fielding stumbles across an invention that would change the world; something so monumental, it could spell the end of environmental disaster and conflict. With the help of her father, she begins to set into motion the biggest upheaval the planet has seen. But in a changed world, dark forces are threatening the fragile peace.
The Hermit and the Ivory Box
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,090. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Hermit is dead but his guilt lives on in his children – guilt which stems from the ivory box he found in India during WW2 and the orphan he gave it to. In The Hermit and the Ivory Box, Penny Blackwell creates a mysterious back story for one of the early characters featured in her first book, Loki’s Joke.
Star Dawning: A Novel
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Price: Free! Words: 88,600. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A young man walks out of prison after serving eleven years for murder. He joins a young woman who is trying to break free from chains of her own—a lifelong physical disability. They become family and interconnect with two others families, also struggling to survive. Unpredictable and heartwarming, a fascinating psychological story of individual redemption and the restorative power of family.
Promises We Keep
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,250. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Cora is engaged to the love of her life, Bert. She has a close relationship with her eccentric Aunt Davina. When Cora receives a letter from Aunt Davina, with invitations to a string of social events, she is excited to accept. But to everyone's shock, the invitations are for Bert! Bert is skeptical, but accepts the invitations, and an unexpected journey full of promise begins.
Treasure Coast
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,960. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Total relaxation proves elusive for a promising trial attorney residing in an idyllic beach town. His pursuit of success unexpectedly yields to a deadly hunt for a pirate treasure.