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Sacrifices
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Kay has spent years in prison, and she is desperate to get back to the man whose power and charisma pulled her into a world of desire and destruction. She has had a long time to plan her return, what will she find when she reaches the place she has dreamed of all those years?
Everything Pans Out In The End
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Diedra Prost is a research Ph.D. candidate in Egyptology working at a Philadelphia museum. While relaxing with a group of friends at a salad mixer, a topic of discussion touches upon a myth foreign to her way of thinking. The material so disturbs her, she determines to research it further in order to dispel the apprehension that has come to grip her.
The Altonevers
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 124,360. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A city is empty but for a girl, pondering if perception is the path she is on, who meets a guy moments after things begin to seem a bit odd to her. He, even as everything around them is being swept into a sky sized wave of sublimation that is the wake of a ruptured sun rising, says he know's the way back to this place, this Alto, her home.
Black Sails, Disco Inferno
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,140. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Black Sails, Disco Inferno is a retelling of the classic medieval romance of Tristan and Isolde, turning things on their head by reversing the sex of the chief protagonists and placing them in a '70's pulp/noir world.
The Last Downtown Supermarket
Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The very young and the very old occupy special seats in the theater of life. Their perches are right next to the doors - the entrance for one and the exit for the other. It's a bond that they share. Sometimes, a person vacillates between the two chairs. On very rare occasions, such as in this tale, an individual can occupy both seats at the same time.
Leave a Scar
You set the price! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is a collection of stories about people who should treat each other better. But they don't want to.
Alice Needs to Go
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
She knows from experience that the trick is to stay really quiet. Really, really quiet. Quiet as a stone person in a square, or as a mouse or a chair. For if she hears you she’ll find you and then she’ll teach you a lesson. But it’s so stuffy in here, and she really, really needs to pee.
Prayers of Resentment
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This story is a collection of three short stories that focuses around real-life drama and suspense.
Spectrum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
The human brain decodes only 0.0035% of the entire electromagnetic spectrum. A tiny fraction which our eyes recognise as 'visible light'. BioLuminary Enterprises conduct early clinical trials and breakthrough medical research for pharmaceutical companies. Pushing the boundaries of science, they have developed a controversial study and are actively seeking volunteers. As far as the eye can see.
Rookie Blues
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
Pete is a cop's cop. Jim is a green rookie. Pete's job is to impart to the younger man everything he knows, train him to be a good officer. This is how the two met. Rookie Blues is flash-fiction, an 'origin story' to the Boys in Blue novellas.
In God We Trust
Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(5.00 from 1 review)
How does a Civil War mother and her son keep their hope? How do they have faith while waiting for the man of the house to return? It is by placing their trust, just as the entire nation does, in God.
Dia Linn - VII - Le Livre de Cathan (Slán)
Series: Dia Linn. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 96,850. Language: French. Published: June 17, 2016 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » General
États-Unis, 1969. Cathan a 17 ans. Il est l’héritier de la fortune des O’Callaghan, arrachée aux mains des O’Brien par sa mère six ans plus tôt. Il vit son adolescence en plein « flower power », éloigné de Maav à qui il n’a pas pardonné sa trahison, celle de sa relation avec Daemon, « l’homme sombre ». Mais le spectre de Liam O’Brien plane toujours sur les descendants des O’Callaghan.
In The Dark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: American English. Published: June 14, 2016 by Maple Creek Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
When Georgia Kanes realizes that James Caudell, the monster they had barely put behind bars, is free and on the run, she, the Albany Police Department, and the FBI are on the hunt once again. Now, Georgia has to split her time between hunting down one of the most notorious serial rapists/murderers in history and taking care of her sister, Jocelyn.
Just Desserts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Providing long-term support for a loved one who just doesn't care about their own health is mentally taxing. Mandee, who is overweight, needs to make a decision when morbidly obese Marie continues begging for "just one more" sweet. Will Mandee say no and stand strong or will she give in to the guilt she is battling? Is that guilt really the worst of her problems? Find out in "Just Desserts."
Authoring The Conyers Deception
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,970. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
While serving hard time, two prisoners forge a friendship and manage to write a series of novels. Life takes a dramatic turn when their latest work of fiction coincides with the theft of classified information, drawing the attention of the government. In the age of CIA black sites and the NSA’s broad-spectrum data collection, a rogue faction of Washington’s power base has been exploiting ...
My Father's Daughter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,460. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 13, 2016 by Robin Beck. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This book explores the journey of a young South African girl of Indian origin, Romy, who is kidnapped and raped while on a study visit to the Sorbonne in Paris. She escapes from her captors and flees back to her family, pregnant, and is obliged to marry a family friend. Years later through hypnotherapy she discovers that her rapist could have been her husband which leads to dramatic events
Hope Broken
Price: Free! Words: 52,770. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
How giving your best friend presents can be a bad thing. Relationships are tricky, at best. Throw in age and distance gaps and it gets trickier still. For those who have lost buddies and are still confused how a bond fell apart when the aim was to build it tall... Hope Broken is a true-life tale you need to read.
Family Secrets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,300. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In the late 19th century, orphans became a ward of the county. When that happened to my grandmother, she was sold as a bond servant, setting the course of her life into motion. At the age of 18 the man who held her bond had taught her to read and write, be a good Christian woman, and the mysteries of housekeeping. Giving her a watch, a bible and $10 she was on her own for the first time...
The Nocnista Agenda
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,360. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
An Edge of Your Seat Political Financial Thriller When sociopathic media tycoon, Leo Wulff acquires elite British social media company, Smart Lifestyle, he creates a secret database known as Nocnista to manipulate his victims’ Internet profiles to the extent it costs them their job, reputation, or even their life.
Monday Is Winter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: American English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A young woman and her friends make an escape attempt from the gulag where they were born.