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Les Prophéties
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,700. Language: French. Published: September 11, 2014 by AlterPublishing Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Les Prophéties nous sont parvenues grâce à des centaines d’éditions, la complexité de la langue de Nostradamus (mélange de français, de latin et d’occitan), ayant conduit à toutes sortes de traductions, sans compter les interprétations plus ou moins hasardeuses qui en sont tirées. Pourtant, aucun essai ni aucune interprétation n’en remplacent la lecture du texte authentique.
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: 2,920. 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
(2.00 from 1 review)
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 Pasiński. 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…
The Moon & the Luckchaser
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 164,610. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ecological disaster hangs over their kind. They know it, they know how to avoid it. But, they're busy. Wealth-quest, politics and stubborn religions distract them. The era? Sixty-four million years ago. Astil, a "luckchaser" bred to mischief, and Diotomo, archeologist and poetess, each sees their peril but from conflicting views.
Family Secrets
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Maggie Lange is a young widow with three preschool daughters. Her grandmother dies and leaves Maggie the farm and a large sum of money. On a trip to take care of some details, she spends the night with Karl Gustavson, the man she had a crush on as a teenager. He doesn't call. A few months later, she realizes she's pregnant.
The Mascot (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
His first day at a new school, Winston discovers there's something very wrong with his classmates. A short satire. (~3700 words)
Seeds of Truth
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Series: Truth Revealed · Spontaneous Choices. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,870. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Young Firinne Knox doesn't understand a strange gift that appears to have woken up that lets her see into other people's pasts, while she can't recall any memories from her own. Her grandmother Darbhail promises to help train her, but one fateful night Firinne's troubled sleep and untrained skills bring out her mother's own troubled history, just as her life is about to change.
Jesus and Dubstep?
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You set the price! Words: 40,570. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
What if you saw Jesus pop locking to dubstep? Perhaps you would've frowned, asking yourself, "Is God really like that?" Meet Mike, who dreams this and after, gets drunk one night and passes out in a cornfield. He is awakened by Jesus and is surprised by his response. The surprises continue as Mike travels with Jesus to heaven and through history to face his greatest objections to God's love.
The Doctor's Dreams
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,380. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Doctor Marsha Arzt has mysteriously gone missing somewhere between Manhattan and Brooklyn, in the first novella of The Doctor's Dreams. Looking for clues, her brother discovers Marsha kept a secret dream diary of nightmares. In the second novella, workaholic chemist Eve Wissen is adrift in New York City after a surprise layoff. Numbers are no longer her friends as she tries to reinvent her life.
Deadline
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this intense short story by Eric Stringer (the neurotic persona of Harvey Stanbrough), a writer is late publishing his short story of the week, or is he? Follow along as the deadline nears.
In The Stars Part II, Episode 9: Virgo
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Virgo is Ep 9 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the 'The Circle', through the 7th of 12 eventful months. Kris struggles with his own demons to reconcile with Ade; Shaunna and Andy fight their desires, increasingly drawn together; an unwelcome guest turns up to bid on old friend farewell. As The Circle battle their grief, can they support each other through the other side?
Fate and Angus McGrath
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,470. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Marilyn might break with tradition and refuse to bestow the traditional McGrath first name on either of her sons, but her brother-in-law is not so superstitious. His child's journey, through childhood ADHD and adolescent rebellion, teen prostitution and drug addiction, rehabilitation and relapse, to eventual maturity and a too-early death, continually surfaces to impact on the lives of the family.
My Husband's Sin
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Following Lillian Taylor’s burial, her four loving adult children assemble for the reading of her will. For the grieving youngest sibling, Lacey, life is about to come crashing down as a deep secret is revealed. The fall-out affects every member and they struggle to regain the happy family unit they once shared. Each of the siblings must come to terms and learn to handle this huge revelation.
Perdido River Bastard
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,150. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When prodigal son Duddy Doogan returns to his eccentric Southern family after a two-year absence, the women conspire to tell him the truth about his missing father in order to help him put his own broken life back together.