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A Place in Heaven
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 72,950. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
After witnessing a horrible tragedy in which his beloved wife is killed, John Sanford, a veteran from the Gulf War, finds himself living in the streets of Austin, Texas as another homeless man. His fortuitous encounter with Julia Chavez, the manager of a downtown branch of the Bank of Austin, changes his entire life.
Wandering Realities: Mormonish Short Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,150. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
"Wandering Realities gathers together much of the Mormon-themed short fiction of perhaps Mormondom's best living writer," says Michael Austin. Peck's highly imaginative stories run the gamut from Mormons reverting to a medieval society on Mars to a bishop who is killing the neighborhood dogs. These stories not only entertain and delight, but they challenge and provoke as well.
The Call of Ciri
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The Call of Ciri tells the story about the interwoven lives of four women and their relationship to the town of Ciri. One of them broke a vow which resulted in serious consequences not only for the indigenes of Ciri but also for the other three women who were oblivious of the existence of Ciri.
Enoch's Folly
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 112,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
“You know what the old timers say about Comely? They say the Devil is afraid of him.” Aldous Comely; entrepreneur, philanthropist, bon vivant, crime lord. He has his finger on every conceivable pulse, but his grip is starting to slip. Chance encounters and unexpected friendships force him to remember what it's like to be a human being - at the worst possible time: An old enemy is back in town.
Procesul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,120. Language: Romanian. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Indiferent dacă a fost citit ca o poveste existențială, o parabolă, sau o profeție a exceselor birocrației moderne vecină cu nebunia totalitarismului, coșmarul kafkian a rezonat cu realitatea crudă pentru toate generațiile de cititori.
Selling Steve Jobs' Liver: A Story of Startups, Innovation, and Connectivity in the Clouds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,930. Language: American English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
"Selling Steve Jobs' Liver: A Story of Startups, Innovation, and Connectivity in the Clouds" follows the adventures of two serial-failure entrepreneurs who obtain the late technology titan's original liver and embark on an exciting entrepreneurial journey to build a new company and technology that will disrupt the market's current model of interacting and communicating with those in the post life.
Overlook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,730. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Kitty Haskell has everything - a perfect house in the perfect neighborhood, a handsome husband, charming children, and a nasty case of gonorrhea. Rather than dealing with her cheating husband, Kitty worries the exclusive clique of Overlook moms will find out. Unfortunately, The Lookers seem to already know everything, about everyone.
The Square One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
"This is a very sweet, romantic story. There is petty trickery but no matter how much, it becomes a minor thing, a slight detail to a richer slice of life."
Native Lands
Price: Free! Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
‘Native Lands’ is a story of a descent into madness along the never-ending trunk of an enormous redwood tree, with some very special numbers along the way.
Becoming the Light, Book 2 of The Ariana Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,480. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Unlocking their psychic abilities, Ariana and her friends realize their purpose for coming together; to help save the planet from imminent destruction. They each must face and conquer their greatest fears and understand their separate spiritual destinies. Book 2 of “The Ariana Series” continues to explore spiritual and metaphysical experiences and how to develop and use what each of us has inside.
Be the Light, Book 1 of the Ariana Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Past lives and spiritual forces bring together a group of misfit college students who unlock their psychic abilities. Frightened at first, the group realizes their powers emanate from a source of absolute love. Yet powerful negative forces threaten them. Their survival depends on developing their inner power and teaching others to do the same. In fact, the survival of the planet may depend on it.
Borderline
Series: The Agency. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,730. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015 by Majestik Multimedia. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
After a job reassignment, Erik Hart gets in over his head by working for the cruel taskmaster Zachary, an enigmatic man who seemingly knows more than he lets on. Rouge scientists are willing to help Erik disappear from breakneck enforcers if he can finish one final job. His search for answers leads him to a powerful organization bent on stopping him by every ruthless method at their disposal!
Mother of Montsegur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,130. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A Cathar secret treasure, a sacred bloodline saved and an escape from the flames of Montsegur Centuries spanned, reincarnations explored and Mary Magdalene`s truth appear through Goddess Portals at both Avebury and Montsegur. Love, forgiveness and belief are lessons which have to be learned to release an ancient karmic debt and for the sacred ancient wisdom to finally be revealed.
A Killer By Default
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,550. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
He trembled as he watched the blood flow from his deeply embedded knife. "Guilty! Guilty! Guilty!" The words screamed furiously in his tormented mind. "Enough of this! I've got to dump this crazy bitch and get away. I've got to get away from all this blood!" He laughed as he realized this was exciting. "Got to get away clean. Drive slow and smile.
Kin-Krazy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,110. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
For Sabrina Walker returning home to her broken family is never pleasant, but a phone call in the middle of the night promises this will be the worst yet. Danny is dead. Shot in the head at his sister’s house. Past and present told through the eyes of six characters, Kin-Krazy tells the story of one family’s search for answers, while learning to accept each other for who they really are.
Apart from Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,990. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Apart from Love contains two threads, volume I and II of Still Life with Memories, woven together (along with two new chapters) around the same events in 1980, when Ben returns to meet his father, Lenny, and his new wife, Anita. It is then that he discovers a family secret.
Caledonia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2015 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Police officer Leah Bishop receives an offer of transfer to a Glasgow branch of Interpol. She accepts, eager to leave her past behind. When she arrives at her new job, she quickly discovers that her fellow officers are monsters, and they have recruited her to help them solve a very human crime – the first serial killing of faeries. Scottish folklore interwoven with the dark reality of Glasgow.
Fathers and Demons; Glimpses of the Future
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
In the 28th century, Earth’s first mission to the stars is about to depart. The crew takes a pre-launch holiday to attend the wedding of a Judish crewmember, an excursion that proves enlightening in many ways. The mission’s Chief Engineer, however, heads to his own home to try to lay his personal demons to rest; scientific advancements do not guarantee the perfect functioning of the human mind.
What Is War?
Price: Free! Words: 63,390. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What Is War? uses an innovative combination of story and discussion to expands our understanding of the moral dilemmas inherent in the act of war, on both the personal and national level. Based on G. Lowell Tollefson’s experiences as a U.S. Marine in Vietnam and his philosophical reflections since then, this book has implications for America’s current and future conflicts.
Traditional Gravity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Evan Chambers struggles to answer one question: does life have any meaning? Will he find his life's purpose as he navigates the maze of his religious family, the return of a high school love interest and the death of his grandfather? Or is he stuck in an endless cycle of disappointment?