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Age of Certainty
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,420. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013 by Rebel ePublishers. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Age of Certainty gives ten authors’ answers to the question, “What if God existed?”
When the World Disappeared (Free Version)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Abhi is lying in bed when the whole world disappears and he finds himself floating in empty black space. What happens next will make you question your own notions of reality.
When the World Disappeared
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You set the price! Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Abhi is lying in bed when the whole world disappears and he finds himself floating in empty black space. What happens next will make you question your own notions of reality.
Parallel (Prophesied a spirit within,Book I)
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Price: Free! Words: 92,830. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Is it the beginning or ending of all as it is to be? When 16 year old, Selah Jones is unwillingly brought to see a fortune teller with her mom, it awakened a deep awareness of selah’s hidden talent, which had lain dormant for years, no longer inhibited selah dives headlong into the unknown.
The Figures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Haunting, perplexing Figures trouble an unnamed man, pulling at him with their eerie, magnetic presence. The exact nature and purpose of the Figures is unclear, but they have an insatiable desire to possess the man and direct him towards ever more secluded regions, until an agreement is made to borrow him ... but to what ends and where and to whom will it lead?
Leicht verdientes Geld
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: German. Published: February 18, 2013 by Turnshare Ltd.- Publisher. Category: Essay » Business
Er war es gewöhnt seine Handelsgeschäfte am Telefon abzuwickeln. Als ihn ein Fremder telefonisch zu einer Wette aufforderte, hielt er mit, denn wer nicht wagt der nicht gewinnt.
Seamus Conan's September 11th
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
Seamus Conan is a director who wants to start his next project: a film about the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. He wants to add a fictional intertwining love story to it. Is it ethical for a film director to do this? Many people would struggle with their conscience if this is right or wrong. Seamus Conan, however, has no conscience.
Town Without Guns
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,770. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by R.D. Byron-Smith. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
When tragedy strikes his school fifth-grader Nathan Granger comes up with a unique way to end gun violence in his tiny rural town. But is this intelligent, resourceful boy big enough to smash heads with one of America's most powerful gun organizations? A thought-provoking story for our troubled times.
Dark Aims
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Price: Free! Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this plot driven fast-paced thriller, Johnny Delca submerges the reader to an intriguing world of conspiracies in the future. A conspiracy is taking place just south of the border. An obscure group of international powers aims to revive a long-thought abandoned nuclear program by taking undue advantage of a failing regime. Only a lawyer, an ex-soldier and a mysterious woman stand in the way.
The Broken Road
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,680. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ten short stories around the themes of the wasteland, the post-apocalypse, spirituality, sanity, madness, war, enlightenment and liberation. Stories in this collection include: Remnants New Recruits Buried Deep The Frail Man The Secret Weapon If You Find This… The Patient Die Again Today Buddha on the Road Children of the Dome
Edge of Square Nine
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 86,530. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Edge of Square Nine is the third book in A Lincolnshire Trilogy. Time is moving on too quickly, it seems, for Hannah Clayton who finds herself drawn inexorably into the joys and tribulations of family life, although her continued interest in paranormal happenings and her strong belief in predestination cause concern.
The Man of Nightstone
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A daring bounty hunter, Althadis, claiming to be one of the world's most skilled sorcerers, has come to the city-state of Pallos announcing that he's hot on the trail of the Whisper, the world's most infamous assassin. No one has ever escaped Whisper's blade or seen his face. Of course, everyone thinks Althadis is completely insane. But sometimes the lesser evil is the crazier man.
The Eternal Question
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Why are we here? I had a chance meeting with a strange old man the other day that claimed to know. His answer makes a frightening amount of sense.
A Kindness of Ravens
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,370. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
“Everybody got to watch the sky turn gray.” This is a feather, fallen from a place where you cannot be, a place inhabited by deep sleep from which one does not awaken. Icarus Huxley feared its November sky, cleaved by an unkindness of ravens, a cloud of black wings flying as one hunting for anyone willing to dare congress with the shadows of a place of the dead where the air and the sky are free.
The Last Words of a Suicidal Author
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
the story of a disillusioned ungalleried artist who decides to leave the world by painting a masterpiece in his own blood written and left behind by a an equally disillusioned author just before he commited suicide.
Inside: A Short Story
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In “Inside,” transhumanist technophile Audrey assembles a group of like-minded friends and begins to work toward her goal of bridging the gap between humanity and technology. When her body begins to fail her, Audrey must choose between giving in to the limitations of her human existence or moving beyond them. (4,300 words)
The Suddenly Single Series: Barely Holding On
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Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Everything Raven knew about her life with Schayne changed in an instant. One moment her strong, handsome husband was doing what he loved and the next moment Schayne was reduced to a shell of his former self. Schayne’s very life hangs in the balance and he is barely holding on. Will Raven make the right decision or will her love for Schayne cloud her judgment?
The Rabbi, the Vampire, and the Mitzvot
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(SHORT STORY) Some people have life-and-death problems. Simeon Black faces an undeath and dead-death problem. Simeon is a vampire, recently and unwilling turned. He must drink blood to live, well, to undie, but he is also an observant Jew. The mitzvot forbid ingesting blood. They also forbid suicide, so that's no way out, either. In desperation, Simeon turns to Rabbi Michael Rosenbaum for help.
Memories of a Female Trucker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,360. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Memories of a Female Trucker is written from the cab of an eighteen-wheeler where Johnson lived for five years. The gist of the book takes place within the schism of the lush life of the 1950s and the rebellion of the 1960s. It uses the grid of interstate driving to deftly weave a collage of time and place. It is nightmare, visitation and new meanings where the past is square in the mirrors.
Elmore's Accident
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Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
"It was that most loathsome of all things: an uncanny, routine-disrupting inconvenience and anomaly." Elmore had never reckoned on the paranormal or the preternatural. But now that he's had his accident, he is "seeing" certain events in the near future – including his own (although he doesn't know it yet).