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My Resignation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,050. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The book's protagonist is a former senior manager in a government-run organisation. On his compulsory retirement at 60, he set out on a new career of voluntary and charity commitments, but quickly found himself upset at changes being made in his old firm. This set him off on frequent letter-writing to MP's and government officials - with little real success.
Maelstrom, a short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
15 million people suffer from social anxiety disorder in the United States alone. For those who are plagued with the illness, even the act of leaving their homes is almost too much to bear. For those who suffer from the illness, they rarely find understanding from those who have no idea what it’s like to be terrified to experience life normally.
Flashback
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,080. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Prism Book Group. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
He’s on the verge of making his dreams come true… Then a dream, a dead client, and a mysterious stranger shatter his world…
Profeta del Passato
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,390. Language: Italian. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
PROFETA del PASSATO è una sfida di 300 pagine dentro cui si affanna una folla mista che abita soffitte battutte dal sole, cantine dove crescono alberi con gli spaghetti freddi appesi e dove si celano inediti del divino William Shakespeare PROFETA del PASSATO è la storia del più famoso play boy del mondo e del più galattico concerto rock mai avvenuto a memoria d’uomo
Confirmation
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Series: Mike Adams, 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,770. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Tornadoes strike in the town where Senator Adams grew up. His newest aide, Jeff Simon, is already on the scene. The town's recovery brings back painful memories for them both. Other seemingly unrelated events are also in motion: A freelance detective is investigating an unlikely suicide. And lobbyists are meeting to secure a new Supreme Court justice. What unfolds next will change everything.
Mis amigos invisibles
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,000. Language: Spanish. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
María es una niña que gusta inventar cuentos de hadas, jugar con sus juguetes y crear amigos imaginarios. En esta historia, sus amigos invisibles jugarán un papel importante cuando fuerzas malignas traten de apoderarse de ella. Serán su soporte emocional en todo momento. ¿Dorado y Celeste serán en realidad producto de la mente de la niña?
Disparue
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,490. Language: French. Published: August 24, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Deux jeunes femmes en quête de vérité se prêtent à mystifier le monde entier pour arriver à leurs fins : adoptées dès leur prime enfance, elles cherchent, à leur majorité, la trace de leurs parents biologiques.
Park Bench Mojo
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,590. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
One late winter afternoon Penny Crawford sat down on a park bench....and her life was never again the same. This is the remarkable story of the profound transformation of Penny's life and the secret of what happened on that park bench.
Five Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,400. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This book is a selection of stories relating to the conflicts and consortings of couples. Some are feasible, some conceivable, all are imaginable. This is fiction for adults that can comfortably be given to nephews and aunts and other readers of 'what if'?.
Saint Addiction
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Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Procter's a junkie. He lives near Brown Hill with the raccoons and his drug paraphernalia, which he keeps on a silver platter under the sofa. He didn't have a woman until he met her. She has clean, shiny hair. She's going to be his woman. They're going to be a family. He's not going to be a deadbeat any more.
Unsuspected
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Price: Free! Words: 20,910. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The city of San Antonio, it's the second most populated metropolis in Texas, ranked as the seventh in the whole United States. With its outstanding record in criminal law, fire fighting, and search and rescue, you'd think the city was ready for everything. However one stormy night the unpreparedness of an entire city, as the majority of it sleeps unsuspecting, may send hundreds to their graves.
Maggie Rising: Adventures of a Part-Time Psychic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Meet Maggie, a 17-year-old senior who works part-time as a psychic reader, but just for fun. There’s no true psychic ability, is there? When Maggie befriends a ghost and is arrested for her new friend’s murder, the two girls—one dead and the other in jail—have to solve an ugly crime and persuade the police to believe them. And Maggie thought calculus would be tough!
Reunion at University Avenue
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Series: Mike Adams, 1. Price: Free! Words: 53,800. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Sixteen years after he left college, Mike Adams wrote a best-selling satire that is now set to become a movie. Not everyone liked what he wrote. As people get hurt and eerie messages are left behind, Mike finds himself targeted. Now, he must ask: What did he write that enraged this attacker? Who in his past would do this? And is any of this related to a secretive group known only as The Circle?
Père dû
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,560. Language: French. Published: August 18, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A douze ans… et demi, Christophe pourrait être un enfant insouciant et heureux s'il n'était miné par une douloureuse interrogation à multiples tiroirs. Qui est son père ? Où vit-il ? Que lui reproche-t-on ?
Sports of the Cockatoo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,210. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Two monks... One east... Half a game of baseball. This is Sports of the Cockatoo. Explore the Plain of Horizons. Find solace in the Forest Graveyard. Gather your wits at the Glowing Pine Grove. Caress the bark of the dragon tree. Find yourself inside a quiet whale. This is Sports of the Cockatoo.
The Way of Ghee
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Price: Free! Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
One man’s spiritual quest leads him to a mysterious guru high up in the Himalayas, a man who is rumoured to be able to show the way to Enlightenment - but only to those who are ready to embrace it. A short story.
Roller Coaster Ride
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Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
Roller Coaster Ride is a short story, first person prose. Although it is a short story, it is Imagist Poetry in style. Like life, this ride is a psychological journey, so if you feel ready, strap in and enjoy the ups & downs!
The Man Who Sat in a Chair By The Sea
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Series: Figments and Fragments, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
An old man ponders the universe and man's place in it. He watches as a huge wave buries all of the evils of mankind in the sea and the earth becomes pure again.
The Man Who Lived in The Trestle Bridge
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Series: Figments and Fragments, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Where a man who feels lost ponders and works to find himself in the life he is living.
My Friend, The Messiah
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 160,080. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
I met John on a deserted beach. He was confused, disoriented, dirty, and had lost his memory. When we made eye contact, the skin on my arms and chest froze and a lump of fear suddenly developed in my throat. Our fingers touched and I experienced a sudden wave of peace, like a golden sunset. I knew my life was to be irrevocably changed.