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Generally Recognized as Safe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 131,580. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The chronicle of Wiley Royce’s struggle to keep his cool and perspective in the face of the disconcerting new waves in his life. What can he do for his beloved Brendee, who may or may not want him anymore? What should he do to beautiful, sexy Janae, who clearly wants him too much? How is he going to take down the shady cabal responsible for poisoning the entire first world?
Wheels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Wheels are meant to turn, but what if they don't? Sometimes wheels take us to somewhere we'd rather not be. Each of these nine stories are written around wheels and they are sometimes not what you would expect. All the authors' proceeds go directly to Sea Shepherd, a charity devoted to protecting our seas and oceans and the life within.
In The Stars Part II, Episode 7: Cancer
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,350. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Cancer is Episode 7 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the longstanding friends, 'The Circle', through the seventh of twelve eventful months. Dan is about to find out that being a careful driver is sometimes not enough; An old lover’s return rekindles fond memories for Alice; Sean works his psychology magic on the ever-stubborn Jess. The story continues in Epi #8 (Leo).
Vanished Flight 777: A Suspense Thriller and Thought Experiment Based on the True Disappearance of Flight 370 in March 2014
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,570. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
John T. Cullen, scholar and U.S. Army veteran, crafts a rousing thriller that's also a plausible thought experiment. He suggests the missing Flight 370 was hijacked by Islamic terrorists, is being weaponized, and will be used against a horrifying target to outdo 9/11. It's the anniversary of bin Laden's capture, and the terrorists like to use transport methods (eg, planes-MH370) for their crimes
Imperfect Inside
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,670. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
What would happen if fate stepped in on your impromptu suicide and turned your world inside out? Sean O’Rourke is about to find out.
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.
Nights and Colours
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 48,470. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Nights and Colours is a collection of nine, thrilling short stories, which explores the age-long, face-off between good and evil. It covers the following themes: love, sex, betrayal, satanic ritual and murder.
Thank You for Ten: Short Fiction About a Little Theater
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,850. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Little Dionysus Playhouse, like all community theaters, is a different place every day, as different people with different goals come in and out doing their thing. The ten stories in this collection explore both the drama and the comedy that happen in a community playhouse, both on and off the stage.
Who Owns All The Oranges?
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Series: Who Owns All The Oranges?, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Set in 2030, a journalist tries to explain to his 17-year-old daughter how Britain has ended up being ruled by politicians reluctant to give up their self-anointed positions of power. The media is controlled, opponents disappear and private security firms carry out the brutal needs of the government while the majority of the population struggle to survive.
Dia Linn - III - Le Livre de Wyatt (Díoltas)
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Series: Dia Linn, Livre 3. Price: $4.61 USD. Words: 86,020. Language: French. Published: June 14, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
À l'aube de la guerre de Sécession, Wyatt décide d'aller récupérer la mine d'or volée par Liam. Le frère d'Eileen est également bien décidé à honorer la díoltas celte, et à venger le meurtre de sa sœur… Il s'engage alors sur les pistes de l'Ouest, celles des trappeurs, des Indiens et des hors-la-loi, rejoignant un convoi de pionniers à destination du Colorado.
Earthborn
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,720. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Ink Smith Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Declan, Max and Olivia were old college buddies that endlessly debated the existence of giants, or Nephilim, in biblical times. When they are reunited for a mass murder investigation, they find that these slayings were not committed by men. The 'fallen ones' had come to claim the women who were worthy to bear their children, and once again, their offspring would bring terror to the Earth.
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
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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.
Silent Counsel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,880. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Suspense Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
What if your child were killed in a hit-and-run, and the one person who knew the driver’s identity—his lawyer—couldn’t tell you his name because of a legal technicality? When Stacy Altman’s young son is run down, she learns that attorney Scott Heller knows who did it but can’t say, because the court held it was privileged information. If you’re like Stacy, you’d stop at nothing to make Scott talk.
Shoals Court: The Book
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Price: Free! Words: 98,500. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The novel version of the on-line soap finds a suburban neighborhood beset by murder and organized crime while police and a visiting attorney try to piece the sparse evidence together and catch the villains. Meanwhile, residents contend with growing families, old flames, new crushes, serious illnesses, marriages gone violently sour, and pesky gulls.
The Realistic Mental Aptitude, The Answer to Your Problems
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Price: $2.10 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
The realistic mental aptitude is the mental capacity to undertake certain actions adjusting ourselves the reality of the moment we’re living in. YOUR PATH TO SUCCESS STARTS HERE.
Kings of Brighton Beach Episode #1: Part I: Gangsters with Guns
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Series: Kings of Brighton Beach, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,120. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
MAFIA RULES. The 1st installment in D. B. Shuster's thrilling Russian mafia crime series. Meet the inhabitants of Little Odessa in Brooklyn's Brighton Beach in this powerful saga of family, love, betrayal, and revenge.
Diving In (Open Door Love Story #2)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Ever since Gabe Riley rolled into her life with his beautiful smile and his easy confidence, Brynn is seeing herself less as a lost little girl and more as an independent woman who goes after what she wants. And what she wants is Gabe.
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.
In The Stars Part I, Episode 6: Gemini
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. You set the price! Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Gemini is Episode 6 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the longstanding friends, 'The Circle', through the sixth of six eventful months. It's quiz night at the Red Lion - time for The Circle to pit their wits against the rest of the regulars...and each other. The sound of wedding bells is, most definitely, in the air! The story continues in Breaking Waves and Epi #7 (Cancer).
About William
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A remarkable look inside the mind of a man with multiple personalities. Alison lives with William but doesn’t realize he is an empty shell, his personality fragmented by traumatic childhood events. When William is arrested for attempted rape and she discovers the truth, she faces a personal and moral dilemma.