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Disclosure - Is This the First ET Interview?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
Millions of people around the planet are eagerly anticipating Disclosure, when the Extraterrestrials who have been in our skies reveal themselves. While that day still lies off in the future, a spontaneous visit by an ET to a regional daytime radio talk show was recently aired. Is this the first interview with an ET ever to hit the airwaves and Internet? You decide. Satire - Humor - Short Fiction
Bluebird Flown (The Serena Wilcox Dystopian Trilogy Book Three)
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Series: The Serena Wilcox Dystopian Trilogy, Book 3 ยท The Serena Wilcox Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,670. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Bluebird Flown goes even deeper into the madness of futuristic America; corrupt, heavy with conspiracies-- chillingly close to tomorrow's headlines. President Ann Kinji trusts no one, except for government outsider, former private detective mother-of-three Serena Wilcox and her motley crew. As the United States continues to spiral out of control will anyone remain standing?
By The Willow Brook
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Series: Willowbrook Saga. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,790. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
This prequel sets the stage for the Willowbrook Saga showing that the town's unusual ways do not begin in the 1980s. Teenager Mona Williams finds that her married English teacher Albert Rawlins has eyes for her in World War II Willowbrook. Combined with personal family turmoil, Mona finds herself sucked into the future she wanted to avoid and gives up on escape until she meets Irving Greymont.
Past to present (Short)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: British English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A female who had suffered years of physical and emotional abuse from her father decides to speak out. She begins researching and writing up her story late at night, when she hears her doorbell ring. She ignores it as its so late, but the ringing carries on. When she finally answers, the person doesn't speak and she offers him a room for the night. Could this be a blast from the past?
Neuroptera
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,260. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by Brown Wall Publishing. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
In the early nineties, a tight-knit group forms. Young, reclusive, computer hackers are the core of the group, and find support with each other. In homage to the emerging World Wide Web, they create a chat room called Neuroptera. A young woman in this group begins experimenting in brain enhancements and uncovers a government conspiracy--or has she lost her mind?
Odd Man Outlaw
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,000. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014 by WordCrafts Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When his former college roommate is arrested for aiding and abetting a known fugitive, Cid Goodman sets about the task of reconstructing Eddie Water’s story, from his time as a dedicated college student to the moment he is arrested, in an attempt to alter public perception. But as the case unfolds, and fantasy intersects with reality, the line between guilt and innocence blurs.
Witches of Time
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Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: American English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Two Witches travel back in time with the "Time Lord". Trying to find "Golden Spells" of Satan, they find his bible instead, "The Red Book of Satan". They steal it from ancient witches and bring it back. Their troubles have just began, with Satan in pursuit. Find out what happens next, inside.
The Darkening Light
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,140. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In the spring of 1986 nine young punks travelled from Swindon to Wood Green in a beat up old van, to see atavistic, eat shit, heresy and others blow the socks off the London borough of Haringey. In the 24 hours that followed their lives would be forever changed. What was going to happen? Would it be the vegan revolution? A declaration of world peace? Or something more sinister?
The Elsphere Notes: From Holidays to Olympics to Everyday - Els Besieged and Pushing Back!!!
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Carriers of elevated human spirit, the Elsprights - Els for short - are besieged everywhere. The Holiday spirit was quickly smothered, the Olympic spirit attacked, and everyday works for the greater good are targeted everywhere. Always intrepid, natural connectors, there is now an upsurge in their messages to each other - ethereal rays of life, weaving together the big Pushback!
Seed Ship volumes 1 and 2
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 26,010. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Citizens of the Universal Society live in a world Jumbled by the effects of Long-Hibernation. Sons and daughters easily become older than their parents as they travel throughout the Galaxy...Building new Planets as they go!
The Devil's Apology
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Price: Free! Words: 4,790. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(4.00 from 1 review)
the devil's apology is a short story of epic proportions. in this fantasy/satire tale, the devil gives us an account of what really happened between him and god, why they came to be at odds and the battles they fought thereafter. he reveals the uprising of the angels forces and his own and describes the weapons they used against each other. who will you believe? who will you side with?
In The Stars Part I, Episode 2: Aquarius
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. You set the price! Words: 31,120. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Aquarius is Episode 2 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the longstanding friends, 'The Circle', through the second of six eventful months. Dan and Adele try to come to terms with their loss; Sophie has a life-changing decision to make; Marigold's release date draws close; Kris's acting career could be heading for the big time - is George brave enough to make the offer?
Alchemy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: British English. Published: January 30, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A world without war? Professor Sawhele Fielding stumbles across an invention that would change the world; something so monumental, it could spell the end of environmental disaster and conflict. With the help of her father, she begins to set into motion the biggest upheaval the planet has seen. But in a changed world, dark forces are threatening the fragile peace.
The Hermit and the Ivory Box
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,090. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Hermit is dead but his guilt lives on in his children – guilt which stems from the ivory box he found in India during WW2 and the orphan he gave it to. In The Hermit and the Ivory Box, Penny Blackwell creates a mysterious back story for one of the early characters featured in her first book, Loki’s Joke.
Charlie Sparrow: Winged Whistleblower
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Fred Appleby was walking home one night and while passing under a tree, a voice called out to him. He responded, "Hello? I don't see anyone. Where are you?" "Look up." Fred squinted and saw a sparrow on a branch looking down at him. "Is this a practical joke?" "No it's me, I'm looking at you." "What... you're the bird?" "Yup the bird. That's me." Charlie then explains to Fred how he became a bird
A Surgeon's Heart: The Calling
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Series: A Surgeon's Heart, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 192,770. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Surgeon's Heart:The Calling is an endearing medical theme romance, featuring Jack Roberts, a well-respected pediatric heart surgeon and leader of his profession. When his compassion and dedication to his young patients are challenged by an ever changing health care environment, Jack remains steadfast in following the calling of his heart.
Star Dawning: A Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,600. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A young man walks out of prison after serving eleven years for murder. He joins a young woman who is trying to break free from chains of her own—a lifelong physical disability. They become family and interconnect with two others families, also struggling to survive. Unpredictable and heartwarming, a fascinating psychological story of individual redemption and the restorative power of family.
A Few Sentiments of a Schizophrenic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A Few Sentiments of a Schizophrenic is a partly fictitious novel of introspective narrative on various topics and some non-fictional scenarios endured by a nameless main character inflicted upon by villainous conspirators in a post traumatic state with commentary from other secondary characters.
A Case of Mistaken Identity- an alien abduction testimonial
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A fellow dressed up like a bishop and on his way to a fancy dress party is mysteriously abducted and brought to a strange place where he is beaten and then hanged by his abductors. Luckily he survived and this is his tale. An earthbound parfable by the author of Morning Star and Gas in the Stomach.
El legado primigenio
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,130. Language: Spanish. Published: January 24, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Novela en primera persona donde a través de un joven cualquiera se obtiene la visión de los diferentes conflictos morales