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The Daemon Portfolio
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 97,590. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Dr. Sara Herne, Ph.D., has been raised to believe in past lives, her Raven Man Joseph and the thin fabric that separates her present existence and those past lives that weave in and out of her consciousness; but four years earlier, rape and her mother’s betrayal led Sara to shut them off and out of her life. Then, without warning, she hears Joseph’s voice.
Exit Apocalypse-4 Heir of the Magnificon
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Series: Blue Moon Serials, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,810. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The Wounded Heir appeals to Ouriano and Veezon to do the unthinkable. Cuzak sets a death trap for his long time angelic foe. Ru discovers a horrible family secret, which blinds her to the truth. And unrelenting, the Vranti collective seek blood revenge against Victoria and Lucas as they perfect the Jump technology. Part 4 of Blue Moon Chronicles--Serials, "Heir of the Magnificon."
Lucid and Awake Book #1: A Week and Some Change
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Series: Lucid and Awake, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 19,390. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Andrew, a loner, both by choice and by circumstance, is enamored by Tracy, the new bartender at his mother’s restaurant. After learning that Tracy has died in a terrible car accident, he is devastated. But after arriving at the restaurant to console his mother, he discovers that Tracy isn’t dead after all – in fact, she is working her shift, and no one else seems to think anything of it.
An Honest Man
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,940. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
From the humble roots of an 1864 immigrant from the Guang, his Shoshone wife and their little hardware store in Tahoe City, to a global humanitarian NGO empire in the present day; An Honest Man is the carefully woven tapestry of the struggles and loves, triumphs and trials of the Livingsons.
The Bettor's Club
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,560. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A rich playboy gets mixed-up with a depraved gambling club that bets on whether complete strangers live or die and soon finds himself in over his head with debt. In order to save himself he's forced to commit a series of horrible crimes.
More Than a Game
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,550. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
Corruption in the NFL preceding Super Bowl XLIX (2015)
True Awakening (A Short Story)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sam is a successful entrepreneur and has everything. However, he is deeply unhappy. The more he gains, the more his unhappiness increases. Sam is a desperate for a solution and a business associate recommends he tries meditation. Sam is sceptical but decides to go on a 10 days meditation retreat, to discover if he can really find out about the meaning of life. This short story is 5789 words long.
A Chance to Live
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,440. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Devoted mother, Eleonora, is determined to protect her son, Felix, in his gay relationship with Eugeny, which is illegal in 20th century Russia and must be kept secret. Thanks to Eleonora’s clever planning they manage to live well, but they are eventually pushed to extremes by the threat of exposure. Suspicious deaths lead murder detective, Vadim, to their door hell-bent on solving the mystery.
The General's President
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,550. Language: American English. Published: July 13, 2013 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The worldwide Crash of 1994 made 1929 look mild, a market adjustment. Meanwhile the Middle East and South Africa are coming apart, and the Soviet Union is hovering in scavenging mode. While in the Land of the Free there is smoke in the streets. And martial law. Then President Kevin J. Donnelly has his own, mental breakdown...
Take Her and Run
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Desperate to protect a young girl from further abuse at the had of her father, Ungelica takes her and flees the province. They embark on a journey across Canada with only a vague idea of where they might end up. Bittersweet memories and regrets haunt Ungelica along with fear of discovery as she tries to make new, happier memories for her precious little girl.
Everything Sucks #7, Win
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Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Kate wasn't your typical Oklahoma farm girl. She was ambitious, brilliant, and deadly. A born predator with a sweet, bashful smile.
Hatred Ridicule & Contempt
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Series: Alex Harris, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 116,220. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Called upon to defend an acrimonious libel action on behalf of an important newspaper client, newly appointed law firm partner Alex Harris never once expected to find his efforts impeded by wanton disregard for ethics and blatant self interest that crossed all boundaries. Not only on the part of his opponents, but also those he should have been able to trust implicitly and without question…
Diana and the Peace Helmet
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 27,390. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Diana has converted a “God Helmet” into a “Peace Helmet”, which produces a virtual reality experience heightened with otherworldly emotional overtones. She needs to keep it out of the hands of the SMIC (Syndicate of Media Industry Companies), who would like to exploit her invention by programming it for sex and violence. With the help of her friends, she succeeds!
Trillion Dollar Eden
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Set in the year 2047, this literary intrigue is strongly themed around overpopulation and environmental degradation. The government offers the Near Death Experience (NDE) as part of the health system, to encourage voluntary euthanasia among the old and sick. Women must get a permit to bear a child, based on someone else’s death. A rich playboy thinks he can deal with the problems with a new Eden.
Hovering
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Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Time stops for a man in the middle of his wedding ceremony leaving him to contemplate his choices in an eerie frozen world.
Fire In The Sky
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,370. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A surface to air "stinger-type" missile is purchased at a gun show. It is fired, "just for fun" from his dad's boat by a stupid guy showing off to his girl. It turns, and brings down a 747, in a TWA800 like crash. Terrorists take responsibility for it, and a plot unravels, with, at its center, the President of the United States. A book with innocence, blackmail, murder, suspense and intrigue.
You've Just Been Busted!
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Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A twisted "love" story. Sometimes it's almost scary what someone will do to help someone they love.
Anges Gaiens, livre 2 : La Voix des Guerriers
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Price: $6.52 USD. Words: 126,800. Language: French. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Nous scrutons les étoiles à la recherche de visiteurs, mais s’ils étaient déjà parmi nous ? S’ils attendaient simplement de s’éveiller ? Et si... vous en faisiez partie ?
Dream Student - Dream Series book 1
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Series: Dream Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,900. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
College junior Sara Barnes thought her life was totally under control. All she had to worry about was her final exams, Christmas shopping, applying to medical school – and what to do about the cute freshman in the next dorm with a crush on her. Everything was going according to plan, until the night she started seeing other people’s dreams.
Turning on the Lights
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,130. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This is a story about Marc Nelson who has been suffering from Alzheimer's Disease for 12 years and bedridden for 8 years. He receives an experimental drug that reverses the effects of Alzheimer's. However, the new drug does not restore his lost memories. Marc regains his sanity, but large parts of his life are missing.