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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: $1.99 USD. 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 2 reviews)
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: $0.99 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
The Hope Chest: Book Three-Dorothy
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Series: The Hope Chest, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,820. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
Book Three of the Hope Chest series follows the lives of the McCurdy family in Prescott, Arizona from 1933 to 1948. In this family saga, God demonstrates that He is outside of time, knowing the end from the beginning. Amy’s Hope Chest continues to be the conduit for mysterious links to the past and the future in this series of time travel with a twist.
The Caseworker's Memoirs
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,410. Language: British English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Autumn Orchard. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Malcolm was losing touch with the world; a retired counsellor and recently widowed, he lived each day sat at his desk, watching the world pass him by. That’s until his daughter gave him a leather-bound notebook. She encouraged him to write about times long past that he shared with his wife, but as dreams of his previous patients take hold of him, he has no choice but to share his experiences.
Stasis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In this short story, Kurt Williams has spent the last twenty years as a Libertarian refugee from a collapsing society. On his return to civilization, what he finds is nothing short of devastating. In an America where big government has run amok and nearly everything is outlawed, will his defiance and courage be enough to restore sanity?
Miracle Man
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,610. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Miracle Man chronicles the saga of Robert James Austin, the greatest genius in human history. But where did his extraordinary intelligence come from? As agents of corporate greed vie with rabid anti-Western radicals to destroy him, an obsessive government leader launches a bizarre covert mission to exploit his intellect. Austin struggles against abandonment, betrayal and incomprehensible forces.
The Queue for the Bog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(4.00 from 1 review)
Nathan didn't like queues and when he arrived at the museum he found just that. But the girl he had come to see, made him think about himself, and the queue could be very valuable to him if he were to join it.