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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
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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.
Best Intentions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,870. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Young Malinda Mansfield evolves from old wealth. As she is financially secure after graduation, and since Gramma has those awful aging pains, Linn decides that her real course in life is to help the plight of the disabled and aged. She finds much wrong -- but worry not -- she'll fix it.
The Things We Do for Women
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,140. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Whitepoint Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This debut story collection comprises twelve linked tales set in Kentucky against the backdrop of the disintegration of a young marriage. A man on the run hides out at a boarding house owned by a paraplegic woman. A young man confesses his extramarital affairs to his mother. A housewife attends the funeral of a young woman whom she never knew.
Miroir-Temps I
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,110. Language: French. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Gîtan d'eau Tout, en somme, n’est qu’hypothèse et incertitude. La connaissance absolue est interdite à l’homme. A.Gerbault
From There To Here: A Novel of Discovery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,690. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
When strange things begin happening to him, Jeremy Sparks wants to know what they mean. The more effort he puts into figuring it out, the more confused he becomes, until he embraces the mystery and finds himself on a path that promises answers...
Dia Linn - II - Le Livre d'Eileen (partie 2 : As baile)
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Series: Dia Linn, Livre 2. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 86,600. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As baile, « loin de chez soi », est le second tome de Dia Linn, l’histoire d’une lignée familiale à travers les siècles et les continents. Les O’Callaghan ont troqué les brumes de l’Irlande pour la fausse langueur du Mississippi et Eileen, tranquillement, marche vers son destin : celui qui va sceller le sort de ses descendants.
Lipstick Revolution
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,850. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Six women are about to change the future as the fight for equality just became war.
Growing Together
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,740. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Lovers of contemporary family sagas will enjoy Growing Together, the fourth and final novel in the “Meant to Be Together” series by Richard Alan. Growing Together continues to expand our understanding of the challenges and joys of love, friendship, and family as experienced through the lives of characters we have come to love and cherish.
Finding Each Other
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,450. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Richard Alan succeeds again in writing a touching story of relationships,and includes intrigue, action, and danger. Think—Nicholas Sparks and Jodi Picoult meet J.A.Vance. Finding Each Other is a poignant continuation of the family saga that began with young Meyer Minkowski. Meyer and his wife Joan watch and counsel the next generation as they search to find themselves and their life partners.
The Couples
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,260. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
This family-centered story of love and friendship will appeal to fans of Nicholas Sparks and Jodi Picoult. The Couples is a novel about people who may belong together and how the world around them helps them, or sometimes defeats them in their search for a life partner. It follows the lives of couples and their friends, new and old, as they explore their relationships.
FLU-OLOGY: Two Contagious Tales of Deadly Global Pandemic
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 176,770. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Permuted Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Two full apocalyptic thrillers for one low price! Includes The Flu and its newly released sequel, Healing. A deadly flu pandemic has decimated humanity, but a glimmer of light exists in the small, flu-free town of Lodi, Ohio. But even the smallest trip outside of Lodi can turn ugly, and a threat that is even bigger than the Flu is on the horizon.
Finding a Soul Mate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,970. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
What is life without a soul mate? As Meyer tells us, “… no one’s life is just a single strand of thread. On the contrary, each of our lives is a tapestry, woven intricately with the lives of those with whom we cross paths and with whom we share history and destiny. In these pages you will find the strands that make up my tapestry, my history, my life—and the journey that led me to my soul mate.”
Energiekrieg
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 103,150. Language: German. Published: November 26, 2013 by Ebozon Verlag. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Eine Atomkrieg- & Zeitreisengeschichte von Autor Hardy Klemm
The Dog's Philosopher - A Carriage of Justice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: Australian English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Jimmy is a victim of a brutal crime that has left him permanently disabled and devastated. Everyone in the small country town knows who the perpetrators are, but the conspiracy of silence within their gang makes it impossible for the police to lay charges.