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Vote Tekno Party
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You set the price! Words: 139,990. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
July 1999: Anti-capitalists worldwide aim to bring capitalism to its knees with a global street party, and its no accident that its soundtrack is techno. This is the story of Selena, one of millions in her generation who thought the world could be changed with a 4/4 beat and high ideals. But is she riding for a fall?
c3
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Series: 46. Ascending. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,160. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A Texan teenager discovers a frightening world in which young girls are sold when she studies abroad in Darjeeling. As she learns of an underworld she never dreamed existed, an ancient group called c3 offers to train her to use her innate skills for out of body travel to save her friends. She accepts their challenge to show those guilty of unspeakable crimes just how powerful a young woman can be.
Virtual Conflict
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,590. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(3.00 from 1 review)
Cyber attacks are the most important weapon against national security. They can incite international conflict, disable weapons systems, cripple an economy. When a small group of highly-skilled Chinese hackers attacks US corporations, it inflames tensions between the East and the West.
Physic
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Price: Free! 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.
Ombres de foc
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 132,490. Language: Catalan. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Integrant figures històriques reals dins d’una complexa trama de personatges de ficció, "Ombres de foc" porta als lectors a un viatge d’intrigues i descobertes situades en les dècades més importants del segle XX.
Bones in the Wash: Politics is Tough. Family is Tougher.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,750. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Set during the 2008 presidential campaign in New Mexico, Bones in the Wash is one-part political thriller, one part family soap, and one part murder mystery. Ambitious Albuquerque Mayor Tomas Zamara, charged with delivering the state’s five electoral votes for John McCain, grapples with a fierce opponent, a volatile new woman, and a demanding family. Oh, and he’s a suspect in his wife’s murder.
Bright Lines
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,160. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Easton McNeil, a journalist and former foster child, searches for love, family and connection.
Принцесса, которая любила дождь
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 199,790. Language: Russian. Published: April 15, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Вампиры и оборотни делят мировое господство, а люди – суть статисты, пища. Это правила игры, потому сетовать на жестокость произведения не приходится. Роман жесток, запредельно и бесчеловечно, ибо действуют – не люди. Он кровав до потери чувствительности читателем. Но это не безразличие к крови из клубничного морса на экране. Это адаптация к жестокости солдата в армии. Сначала сплошной шок. Потом
Altered States
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Series: Maple Leaves, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,210. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A year after Lydia's trip to The Moon, the piano wire is ready to snap. Her political status is a balance beam over a bed of spikes. Her rising popularity in the Canadian Corporate Conglomerate is a powder keg with a lit fuse. When Lydia is forced to decide between the stability of nations and the love of her life...Wait, what? What kind of choice is that?
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?
The iCongressman
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Series: The Michael Bennit Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,090. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
The sequel to The iCandidate, The iCongressman follows the plight of four people caught in the conflagration of political maneuvering and hidden agendas. Will the political class be successful in maintaining the status quo, or will Michael Bennit and his staff of former students be able to again leverage the influence of social media to force a seismic change to the nature of U.S. Congress?
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.
Vermont Recovered
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,650. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Tolly Mansfield drops out of college to join the love of his life who he has met exactly once! Starting at a folk music commune in Vermont in 1971, and winding through the years this story explores what the the job of parent means.
Miracle Man
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,440. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Miracle Man chronicles the saga of Robert James Austin, the greatest genius in human history. But where did his extraordinary intelligence come from? As agents of corporate greed vie with rabid anti-Western radicals to destroy him, an obsessive government leader launches a bizarre covert mission to exploit his intellect. Austin struggles against abandonment, betrayal and incomprehensible forces.
Zombie Battle: Complete
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,040. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by GreatOne AS. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Zombie Battle is a five part series. This book contains the entire series: Outbreak, Integration, Invasion, War and Survive A mysterious virus emerges after a meteor lands near a remote village in Peru. Authorities brought in to investigate discover the horrific virus, not only kills, but it reanimates its victims, turning them into the walking dead.
Pepper - Never Say Never: Book Three of the 'Never' Trilogy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 151,400. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Pepper had a thriving business in Milan but her heart was moving to Waverly, South Carolina. She wanted to be nearer to her family. She had to find a way to have it all, family, career, peaceful town and maybe an irritating, egotistical, chauvinistic and rude male to round out her life. She just didn’t know that last part for a long time however. What she learns is to never say never.
In The Stars Part I: Capricorn–Gemini
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 173,390. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Fate, karma, written in the stars, or just bizarre quirks of coincidence? Set over the first six months of a year of The Circle, In The Stars Part I explores the day-to-day lives of nine friends from high school who are now it their late thirties, following them through celebration, loss, illness and life-changing decisions. Book Four in the Hiding Behind The Couch Series.
Lethal Cure
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,920. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Dr. Jake Warner forgets an entire day, just after a teenage girl hobbles into his emergency room and dies, clutching a diary of dreams. Days later he wins a free trip to Europe, after another patient dies. Everything is connected—the lost day, the deaths, the diary, and the vacation—but to figure that out, and to save himself, Jake must trust a forgotten lover across a void of lost memories.
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.