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Deliverer
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Price: Free! Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jeff Truman inherited the big house, the bank accounts, and the life of crime. When a rival gang-leader sets a high bounty on Truman's head, he finds himself crossing lines that he never intended to cross.
The Interfacers
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Dr. Ben Bradley and a small research team have developed a new machine which could help diagnose and treat patients in life-threatening situations. A trauma surgeon at Mercy Hospital, Ben is ill-prepared to accept the haunting images he observes on the monitors, despite suppressed memories of his own childhood near-death experience.
Finally
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
When seventeen-year-old reaper, Rogue stops a girl from overdosing, Death threatens to steal and torture the girl’s soul, unless Rogue can gain her trust and convince her not to kill herself.
Jellyfish
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,260. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Two young men find themselves amidst forces beyond their control upon receiving a portenous note. Earnest brothers are placed in the center of a nascent revolt as a pair of young women grasp at an opportunity to escape from an oppressive evil, these character's destinies are bound and tested by instinct and passion, technology and fate.
Cross and Poppy: A Village Tale
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Series: Village Tales. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Bapton Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Woolfonts are the prettiest and most placid villages in England. There's the duke, who's more than the comedian he likes to play at being; retired celebrities; real ale; and an all-conquering local XI. All they want is a new Rector. And they get him. No one anticipates that crime, love, and sacrifice shall play out, between the sun of the Summer fete and the poppies of Remembrance Sunday.
Coulson's Crucible
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Series: The Coulson Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,850. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Casual affair or obsession? The moment Anthony Marino set his eyes on Vera Coulson he wants her as his lover. The only problem—she is the wife of a powerful and wealthy man. Vera Coulson, the reigning princess of the Coulson dynasty, has her own private demons. Not only do they interfere with her ability to be a good mother and wife, they may ultimately destroy the Coulson empire.
The Crystal Ball
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,020. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
An astrologer and her ex-FBI-agent boyfriend blend their hot chemistry into a crime busting Odd Couple at a longevity association's futuristic costume ball. Outlandish get-ups, characters and gadgets! Who is that masked man who will stop at nothing to steal the "secret" of extended life? Hiding behind which mask? Or is he?
Project Lullaby
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,750. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Two women had the misfortune of growing up in an extremely disturbing training program that taught them how to be assassins and have since then learned to cope in the outside world. While one longs to forget what was forever embedded on their souls, the other stubbornly seeks revenge and justice.
A is for Atom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Petra Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Olivia knows the power of science and technology. As radiotherapist, she sees miraculous cures every single day. But an unexpected patient will put her resolve - and personal integrity - to the ultimate test.
Vampire Chimeras Medical Thriller
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,460. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
From flooded refugee camps in Thailand to posh gourmet restaurants in Maryland; from corporate boardrooms to cholera camps in Bengal; from US Naval bases to Maya ruins in the jungles of Central America; Vampire Chimeras carries you along on its tense roller coaster plot. How will Dr. Diana Rigsby, a seasoned medical researcher and physician, stop a rampaging hemorrhagic fever?
Head to Heart Talks — Rediscovering Your Authentic Self!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,410. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Head to Heart Talks offers the reader an opportunity to look carefully and lovingly at his or her life to gain insights into the authentic self that lies within. Written clearly and concisely, the series of 28 short stories address core topics to help the reader discover specific ways to make the 18-inch journey from his or her head to his or her heart. It is time for some real conversation!
Coulson's Wife
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Series: The Coulson Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 55,890. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Mary Ellen’s father didn’t trade her for a house–exactly. Marrying Randall Coulson is not something Mary Ellen wants to do, but being the obedient daughter she agrees to the marriage. A bittersweet story of love, lies and family secrets, taking place during a turbulent period of American history, when the perception of women and their role in society changed in one woman's lifetime.
Spring Cleaning
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Price: Free! Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This short story examines the mind and history of Marian, whose mind will not allow her to live completely in the present.
The Temptation of the Buddha: A Fictional Study in the History of Religion and of Aesthetics
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Price: Free! Words: 52,280. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The history of the Buddha and his teachings is not static, but is meant to be made fluid through the practice and of his teachings and values. In The Temptation of the Buddha: A Fictional Study in the History of Religion and of Aesthetics, Sonny Saul reinterprets the ancient Vedas to fully transmit the profound, aesthetic fluidity and meaning of the ancient narrative.
Third Time's The Charm
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Series: Downey, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,640. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
For the first time Mickey Downey is free to have both Mary and Tommy in his life, yet he's never been closer to being pulled back into the criminal world. While Tommy, Ginny and James work overtime to expose a nefarious plot threatening them, Kiki and Maeve are hatching their own plots. Can Mary finally accept Mickey might never truly be free of it or will his enemies once again tear them apart?
Anna - You're Never Too Old: Book Two of the 'Never' Series Trilogy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,600. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Too many miles separate Anna from Bailey, her newly-found daughter. She’s missed out on so much - 33 years. Anna has a business she can’t leave behind and she isn’t ready to retire. Will she be able to become close to Bailey and still continue working? Is she too old for change? Is she too old for love? Anna wants it all though questions herself throughout the journey to her final decisions.
The Gathering - Preparing the Planet for Ascension
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,350. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
The Gathering is a story about ascension. It is a fictional story, but many of the ideas are close to the truth. For instance, a gathering is taking place today on this planet. This is a gathering of advanced souls who have come for the single purpose of raising the vibration of Earth.
One Night, Nine Months, and Thirty-Three Years Later
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Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Everybody has a secret to tell. But if someone else’s secret unfolds before another’s eyes, what is one to do?
Banksters
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,400. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
It’s a profitable time to be a bastard, one of the most profitable in history. Mark Dane intends to take full advantage of that and be the bastard at the top- if he can make his way past his fellow predators, through a concrete jungle of murder, sex, greed, and revenge.
He and She
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Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a short story about a woman trying to rid herself of an abusive relationship. But the problem may not only be him.