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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....
It's Time
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Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Being old is bad enough, but when your children forget you, that is the last straw.
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!
I Can Do Anything
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Connor Anthony Michael Holbook is an autistic twenty-four year old who, works stuffing envelopes for an Atlanta insurance company, knows all the Zip Codes used by the United States and its territories, is a tea connoisseur, loves to read, is searching for God, and is now writing a book to prove that he can do anything!
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.
Measuring the Marigolds
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013 by FedoraArts Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dr. Savannah Lund's only way home is through the void that destroyed her partner's mind. Can she take it?
The Daily Conjuror
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Bithia Wellington-Paine understands the old conjuror's adage, "It takes a witch to know one," so it's clear that's not her current problem. It's simply a common thief with a touch of con man, or rather con girl. The “problem,” at fifteen-going-on-grown-up, was Aristolia Stewart Dunsmore and this teen was about to learn that stolen property - especially from a mage - always has a hidden price.
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.
Snoop
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bob's rule of investigating: Never take the paranormal at face value. Daisy Luck is a SNOOP - Sanctioned Nationalized Officer Of the Paranormal. Her latest case involving a vampire and a gremlin has her private eye senses in a spin. Throw in yummy Detective Maroney and her life couldn't get more complicated - or could it?
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.
Il Furbo
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Price: Free! Words: 6,990. Language: Italian. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Le storie più belle sono quelle che s’inventano i furbi, quelli bravi. Straordinarie, mutevoli, sempre verdi. Sono talmente belle che se avessero scelto la penna invece che la lingua, saremmo pieni di Shakespeare proprio qui, in terra di Sicilia. Artisti. Anzi, grandi artisti, tutti quanti.
Clive For PM
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,180. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
He was a simple bloke, the billionaire who decided to run for parliament. But once there he wasn't happy with what he saw, and he decided to take advantage of the chaos that was erupting in Australian politics. When a double dissolution election was held Clive whipped into action and presented the most amazing vision in political history. Join Clive as he takes Australia to a new future.
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.
Carl of the Bells
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Always on the hunt for a way to make a quick buck, Joe's good buddy Carl thinks this year he's hit on a winner. Most of Carl's schemes don't pan out. This one looks like it just might, and that rubs Joe's conscience the wrong way. The only problem with having a conscience—it might tell you what's wrong, but it sure doesn't tell you how to fix it.
The Pardon
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Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story about a young, stubborn priest and a convict on death row, and their strained relationship surrounding the status of the inmate's soul after death. Will he conform to the priest's requirements, or will the young priest simply give up on the doomed man?
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".
Overdose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,360. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Prominent researcher Emily Morrison defies death threats and a letter bomb to undertake a controversial drug study. When a healthy subject, Brianna, dies on the first day, Emily discovers the cause—a toxin from her lab that the police also find in her office. To learn who killed Brianna, she must first confront a hired assassin, using only her wits and her knowledge of drugs to overpower him.