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Chain Reaction
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Series: The Agency, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,710. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014 by Majestik Multimedia. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Erik Hart suppresses important information, and suffers debilitating headaches and nightmares as a result. He sleepwalks through life trying to live out an average existence. When dangerous people threaten his life, Erik must recall what he has worked so hard at putting out of his mind, no matter how nefarious the truth seems...
The Summer Pier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,420. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A pier is, in itself, a world where landlocked realities and ghostly possibilities tremble through one another. Inside of this atmosphere, the characters of seven short stories probe out what the late author John Updike refers to as the ”infinitely fine” delicacy and complexity of all that exists in our cosmos.
Кусочек лета
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,640. Language: Russian. Published: January 1, 2014 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Два человека, мужчина и женщина, встречаются спустя несколько лет после разрыва отношений. Они проводят вместе несколько дней и между ними происходят диалоги, в которых они высказывают свои суждения, мысли и наблюдения на различные темы. Книга психологического жанра в повествовательной форме. Действие происходит в наше время.
A Cowboy Like Me - Short Stories, Volume II
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 42,720. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
World History is based on local life. Set in Nevada, Thomas (Eddie) Shaw's collection of short stories is a memoir of sorts. In a semi-fictional account of childhood, discovery, and death, old timers may recognize the place they moved to - or escaped from. Only the names of the guilty have been changed.
In The Stars Part I, Episode 1: Capricorn
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. You set the price! Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Capricorn is Episode 1 of In The Stars, a two part instalment (books 4&5) of the Hiding Behind The Couch series, re-introducing the characters for new readers, and following those characters through the events of the first of six eventful months, exploring their day-to-day lives as they encounter celebration, loss, illness and life-changing decisions.
In The Stars Part I: Capricorn–Gemini
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $5.99 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.
Lifeform Three
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Price: $9.03 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Paftoo is a ‘bod’; made to serve. He is a groundsman in the last remaining countryside estate, once known as Harkaway Hall and now a theme park. Paftoo holds scattered memories of the old days but they are regularly deleted to keep him productive. When he starts to have dreams of the Lost Lands' past, Paftoo is propelled into a nocturnal battle to reclaim his memories and his soul
The Christmas Clock, or: Time's River of Dust
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,580. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Ray Bradbury sent John T. Cullen a personal note in 2008, thanking him for writing a dark holiday fantasy worthy of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, or of Ray Bradbury's macabre yet heartwarming tales. Arthur Latchloose, a miserable, wealthy old banker, has everything--but has nobody. A modern genie with a cell phone, and a wondrous clock made for the Sun King, turn his world upside down.
Operation Naji
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Series: Sean's File, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,910. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In the prequel to "The Anvil of the Craftsman," a covert team in 1994 Iraq attempts to locate an American pilot missing in action since the first Persian Gulf War.
The Heart Sees
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Series: Soulwalker, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,240. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
A woman he should not love, a man who could shatter her dream, a love that would find a way. The Heart Sees is the story of George Thibeau, a Mi’kmaw “locator”, whose ability to walk with spirit has defined his lone existence, and Samantha Maillet, the outsider whose search for belonging and an answer to the puzzle of a recurring dream would change both their lives.
Dream Reunion (Dreams, Book 6)
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Series: Dream Series, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,520. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dr. Sara Alderson is heading back to college for her ten-year class reunion. Her husband and two of her children are coming with her – and so are her supernatural dreams....
বিতংস (The Trap)
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Price: Free! Words: 91,970. Language: Bengali. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
'বিতংস' দেয়ার বেড়ে উঠার গল্প। একটি স্বাধীন দেশের প্রেক্ষাপটে। তাই এই গল্পে রাজনীতি এসেছে, দেশের সমাজ ব্যবস্থার কথা এসেছে। সবকিছুই ভাঙ্গাগড়ার মধ্যে দিয়ে এগিয়ে চলছে। দেয়া মফস্বলের মেয়ে। মুক্তিযুদ্ধ দেখেছে খুব কাছ থেকে। আসলে সে দেখেছে মানুষ। শিখেছে কিভাবে মানিয়ে নিতে হয় বিভিন্ন রকম মানুষের সাথে। দেয়ার অভিজ্ঞতাই এই উপন্যাসের পটভূমি।
The 3rd Option
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013 by Brandylane Publishers. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When the offices of a new medical think tank called Inc.Ubator are destroyed in a fiery blast, Allan Chappel finds himself the prime suspect and the target of an international manhunt. He must stay alive long enough to untwist the truth and clear his name. What were the researchers at Inc.Ubator hiding? And who was willing to kill to prevent the release of the mysterious "3rd Option"?
Flickers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,530. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Alex struggles to survive the zombie apocalypse (as well as her own guilt) while Moira fights for her freedom in The Void!
The Complaint
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,830. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013 by Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
New York attorney, Brian Bradford should have listened to the advice of his wife and co-worker. Little did Brian realize that the defendant, ZeiiMed was an unforgiving, vengeful and diabolical multi-billion dollar corporation that didn't merely defeat its adversaries, it conquered them.
The Beggar
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,590. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The Beggar asks the questions that surround day-to-day living. "What does it mean to exist?" Jim, quits his job, loses his apartment, and graduates from the Institute to look for the answer to his question. "What is freedom?" For him it is the act itself that gives him identity and a place in society, which he feels so estranged by.
Book of Hours: The Beguilement of Brother Alphaios
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,100. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Brother Alphaios comes to a great American city to recreate the Book of Hours, he must discover both its origins and the heresies that kept it hidden away for six hundred years. Finding himself an unwelcome guest in a cold, dour monastery, he becomes beguiled both by the audacious fifteenth-century illuminator he calls Jeremiah and the characters he encounters in the vast, chaotic city.
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.
Black Monday (The White Powder Fund)
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Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 43,800. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A stock broker losing millions on Black Monday is fired, only to reemerge with an "agricultural" stock to launder drug money that's working out well. Until outside investors hearing of high returns from the farmlands, he secretly converted to coca fields are begging to get in and that is how the White Powder Fund Cartel is born.
Popcorn, Parasites, Precious & Pearls
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,890. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A metaphysical comedy of the vices! Explore elements of spiritual philosophy during the journey of a Soul’s perilous plunge. Discover the impurities and insecurities behind the Pearl, the Parasites, and the Pleasure of Man’s consuming vices. Four short stories: "Pure Madness", "Annual Review", "Mezcal - con gusano", and "The Cave of Mystery".