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Dia Linn - III - Le Livre de Wyatt (Díoltas)
Series: Dia Linn, Livre 3. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 86,020. Language: French. Published: June 14, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
À l'aube de la guerre de Sécession, Wyatt décide d'aller récupérer la mine d'or volée par Liam. Le frère d'Eileen est également bien décidé à honorer la díoltas celte, et à venger le meurtre de sa sœur… Il s'engage alors sur les pistes de l'Ouest, celles des trappeurs, des Indiens et des hors-la-loi, rejoignant un convoi de pionniers à destination du Colorado.
Imitating Art
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A writer backpacking in Asia looks for a quiet place to write about a criminal on the run finds the ideal place--where fiction and life blur together. Can telling a story create another story?
Manderlay's Meow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Rosy Garland Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Manderlay, the ginger tom, soars past his common beginnings to become the masterly beast his ancestors would be proud of. This is his tale.
Majority Rules
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,130. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Majority Rules is a story of conspiracy that moves through the halls of Congress with an insider’s view of currently relevant political history. It’s told through the eyes of unforgettable characters: a crooked lawmaker to his innocent congressional aides-turned-sleuths, to deadly trafficking on the border. The author’s experience in Congress unveils Washington’s inept majority/minority mindset.
Silent Counsel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,880. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Suspense Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
What if your child were killed in a hit-and-run, and the one person who knew the driver’s identity—his lawyer—couldn’t tell you his name because of a legal technicality? When Stacy Altman’s young son is run down, she learns that attorney Scott Heller knows who did it but can’t say, because the court held it was privileged information. If you’re like Stacy, you’d stop at nothing to make Scott talk.
Red Card
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014 by Tinderbox Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
Pat Carmichael was a talented Premiership footballer until a crippling injury ended his career at 27. His glamorous lifestyle suddenly ended, Pat hit rock bottom. Soon after, his wife left him. "I was in love with Pat Carmichael the football star, not Pat Carmichael the drunk with sick in his beard," she said as she handed him the keys. Booze and gambling did the rest. But could he bounce back?
Katherine Talbot
You set the price! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
One resident at Forestwood Care Center has been waiting a long time for payback.
Liberty Rises
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,350. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
It's a dark time in a future America. There is diminished freedom, little opportunity and even less hope. One of America's most successful patriots seeks to reverse America's fortunes through the discovery of the ages. Instead, he along with his family and friends accomplish something greater. They find a way to keep the beacon of liberty alive for the entire world.
Hail Mary: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Bill just can't stay away. Every day he opens the doors, walks down the aisle, and lights his candle. Then he talks to her. Does she hear him? Will she talk back? He's not sure, but he knows one thing. He'll wait until she does.
Every One Fight
Price: Free! Words: 10,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Masurani was set to run professionally when her father dies in a terrorist attack. Between puberty and grief she pursues the martial arts only to refuse a invitation to join the government backed KnightsMage. Entrapped by a devious street fighter and forced to turn professional, Petulant promises to reveal the nature of her father's death, but can she survive this match and learn the truth?
Shoals Court: The Book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 98,500. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The novel version of the on-line soap finds a suburban neighborhood beset by murder and organized crime while police and a visiting attorney try to piece the sparse evidence together and catch the villains. Meanwhile, residents contend with growing families, old flames, new crushes, serious illnesses, marriages gone violently sour, and pesky gulls.
Thy Kingdom Come
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 185,520. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Detroit is a walled city. Within its earthen ramparts live the fortunate who found refuge while the republic once known as the United States of America splintered and dissolved. To appease the inevitable enmity that smolders among those enclosed, a road race is held, every July, in which the wards compete in classic American muscle cars for supremacy of the aptly rechristened Motor City.
The 2084 Precept
Price: Free! Words: 185,280. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
What would you do if you met a businessman in a London coffee shop who made you a ridiculous offer of €500,000...merely for you to participate in a series of interviews over a few months? Would you assume the offer to be that of a deranged person, a fraudster or a joker? And, irrespective of that, for €100,000 in advance and non-returnable, would you attend an initial meeting? Well.....would you?
The Equality Remedy (Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Mother Nature is taken to court for being heterosexist. But will we be pleased with the imposed remedy?
Mythblade
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,730. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Keith Paulson's life seemed great. Loving parents, cool friends, and an awesome game titled Mythblade. Then on a thunderous night, lightning strikes nearby causing a strange chain of events. Keith is swept off to another world along with his online friends. A world run by mythical creatures, surrounded with dangerous ponds, enchanted forests and a fascinating city.
Issues
Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Marcus Foxwell. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Issues, is the first puppy perspective tale of a dog whose unrelenting hard life leaves him begging for death. Can he find a reason to live in a world of human cruelty? Contains scenes that some may find to be uplifting.
Kings of Brighton Beach Episode #1: Part I: Gangsters with Guns
Series: Kings of Brighton Beach, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,120. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
MAFIA RULES. The 1st installment in D. B. Shuster's thrilling Russian mafia crime series. Meet the inhabitants of Little Odessa in Brooklyn's Brighton Beach in this powerful saga of family, love, betrayal, and revenge.
Who's Blue (A Tale Of Belonging)
Price: Free! Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A Chinese-born Eurasian in a perpetual identity crisis goes looking for a father and ends up with a lover.
Physic
Price: Free! Words: 103,670. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Entangled Continua Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Ysenof engages the world in terms of elementary physics. He can manipulate matter and energy, but his focus on fundamentals fails with people. He could change the world, but needs help. Abby Skipper is a people person and mind reader. Special Agent John Clark sees connections. Pauline Morcet is indestructible and haunted by a violent alter ego. Together, they will find out what made them PHYSIC.
Landing Gear
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by eBookPartnership.com. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Suburban housewife Harriet spends her days doing what she’s worst at. Formerly a local radio host, now she grocery shops for her family who has too much to eat, parents a son who refuses to communicate with her, and tries to be a wife to a man who hasn’t embraced her in years. But what starts out as a mundane trip to the supermarket turns her world upside down.