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This Album Full of Angles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,900. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Northern Ireland, present day. Derek seeks help with strange visions and finds a man who seems to be legendary giant Finn McCool. Finn sulks, haunted by a nebulous foreigner named Patrick, but agrees to help as a favor. They have powerful allies—Derek’s friend Iola finds a great healing force, for instance—but will it be enough to survive a world so so terrifying that even gods doubt the future?
La blonde au "Chant d'arômes" (Les Trois Âges - Volume 3)
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Series: Les Trois Âges, Volume 3. Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: French. Published: September 20, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ce soir-là, il observait l’assemblée avec un regard triste. Il savait qu’il était un un nourrisson rescapé du Vel d’hiv. Aujourd’hui, le temps avait passé et on le retrouvait accoudé au bar d’un appartement des Champs-Élysées. « La blonde au “Chant d’arômes” » est le dernier tome de la trilogie « Les trois âges », une saga qui suit une famille franco-italienne de 1908 à l’aube du XXIe siècle.
Thrice Dead
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
How would you react if you were told your sister was dead? Probably not the same way you would react if you were told on three different occasions that she was dead. This short story describes how one woman was pronounced dead three different times in a series of mix ups. And how her sister dealt with the loss.
Journey of Josephus
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,210. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014 by G. J. Phoenix. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Father Josephus is determined to find an answer to save his country ... but will he sacrifice a child to do it?
You Never Had a Brother (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man's memories must deal with his brother's rejection of reality. Short story. (~2900 words)
The Golden Age
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A culprit looks back on his role in a detective story.
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.
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.
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…