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Malocclusion, tales of misdemeanor
By V. S. Kemanis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,550. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tempting little wrongs, moral dilemmas, subconscious desires. Blinded by self-deception, even the best of us are led astray. In these 14 stories, you'll encounter familiar misdemeanants from every walk of life and their unwitting—or complicit—victims.
Invisible Women
By Zane Pinner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When a travelling storyteller comes to the desert to seek his fortune, Calvino, the legendary artist and lover, sets him an impossible task; to find the woman of his dreams.
Conflicting Hearts
By J. D. Burrows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Two lovers, with different desires, collide in a tale of one woman's struggle to overcome the effects of childhood sexual abuse.
Barnabé
By Saint Fromond
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 63,660. Language: French. Published: November 9, 2012 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Barnabé est un homme-enfant, un handicapé mental, qui est embauché par la mairie de Montdunon. Parce que « un fonctionnaire, c’est quelqu’un d’instruit », Barnabé décide d’écrire un livre pour raconter ce qu’il voit, ce qu’il vit. Et puis les témoignages et les réactions s’enchaînent. Et il s’en passe des choses à Montdunon !
Finding the Way Back
By E.A. West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,320. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Nurse practitioner Hazel Baker takes traumatized field agent Ian Grant into her home at the Agency’s request. His voice is held hostage by nightmarish memories, but he still has a conscience — something many of his colleagues at the Agency seem to have lost. Can Hazel’s gentle presence help Ian find the strength to fight the corruption riddling the Agency?
The Road to Shambhala
By Gerald R. Stanek
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 71,180. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A novel of initiation. Brendon doesn’t believe in spirit guides, but they believe in him. Seeking a new life, or at least an escape from his old one, Brendon finds himself among artists, UFO enthusiasts, healers and psychics, who urge him to take advantage of his opportunities, and ‘conquer the lower three worlds’. His life is soon filled with intimations, portents, and unexplained phenomena.
On Your Knees: A Family's Tale of Courage and Survival
By Audrey M. Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,150. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
High school football hero Alan Sheridan and hometown honey Sandy Patrick marry fresh out of high school. While Alan continues partying and womanizing, Sandy settles into domestic bliss and waits for her Prince Charming to come home. Desires collide. Dreams fade. As the family struggles to survive, Sandy examines the past. Can her family escape the madness or is it too late?
Strings
By Michael D. Britton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A courageous sacrifice for a noble cause? Or a craven suicide pact as part of a massive conspiracy? This is the story of one man, one life with every detail pre-planned, and one perfect example of absolute power corrupting absolutely. And it'll make you think twice the next time you step into the voting booth...
Beyond Southern Africa, A Story of the Fight for Freedom
By Malik Stan Reaves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,700. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Two young men—one Southern African, the other African American—go from humble beginnings to the center of Africa’s fight against colonialism, but one of them is being tracked by a killer.
The Lychway
By Rebecca Beattie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,910. Language: British English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Switching between late eighteenth century and modern day Dartmoor, and London, the story mixes legend with reality and contains many elements of folklore. The two main characters must try to find their way through the tragic circumstances of grief and personal loss, and ultimately life itself.
Now and Then
By Nicholas May
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Short Story - WARNING! GRAPHIC VIOLENCE! How far will a man go when he finds his brother in trouble with a local mob boss, and how much of himself will he give up in order to save him?
Coincidence Theory
By Steven Allinson
Series: Gods and Men, Book #1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,140. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.00 from 1 review)
Lost to time, the artefacts of the Egyptian Zep-Tepi have been returned to the world from the deserts of their origin. Split across two epochs, Coincidence Theory will take you on a voyage through what you thought you always knew as truth, retelling one of the most famous stories in history, to uncover the story behind the myth.
American Dream
By JJ Brown
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,640. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the novel American Dream, an artist with depression is living in poverty when he finds himself in line to inherit a family castle. His journey is a struggle to overcome depression and claim his place in a dysfunctional family. In this character study of an artist, author J.J.Brown explores ties between emotional illness and creativity.
Le arance di Dubai (versione Light)
By Quelli di ZEd
Price: Free! Words: 107,750. Language: Italian. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Pubblicazione in due lingue / This publication is in two languages: Italiano: versione originale English: experimental translation
Belladentro (versione Light)
By Quelli di ZEd
Price: Free! Words: 68,160. Language: Italian. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Pubblicazione in due lingue / This publication is in two languages:: Italiano: versione originale English: experimental translation
Killer Storm
By Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Twelve years after a once in a hundred year super storm, Hurricane Tammy suddenly changed direction and headed towards New York, on election day.Whilst a combination of freak conditions exaggerated the impact of the storm, its impact would change the direction of American society as its citizens finally got the message from Mother Nature.
Anatomy of a Dream
By Eric Michael Schultz
Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A first-year medical student finds his dissections haunted by images of his past, as he tries to discover his dream of becoming a physician in the Land of the Living Bible
As I Have Loved You
By Ron Decuir
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,560. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
From a young man who kills in a youth gang war, to fear in the Church over the conflict between Israel and Iran in the mid-east, climaxing in a nuclear Jihad, this story explores a mystery. Why does God give the State authority to conduct war, yet he brings and demonstrates a message through Jesus Christ that the Church is to love their enemies, turn the other cheek, and not resist evil men.
Subjects of the Queen: The Ocean Priestess
By Sean Roney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Hope is a fragile thing, and for one woman, it was nearly shattered when her mother died. Then came the zombie apocalypse, and everyone should have perished. The Queen changed that, and gave one troubled woman renewed purpose in a new life. Though all of humanity is gone, reborn as fairies, there may still be hope for a better life.
The Dead Still Want To Live
By Roxana Jones
Series: While I Was Learning to Become God, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Tapuat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Do we truly die once our physical human bodies cease to exist on this Earth? When he least expected it, multi-millionaire Sebastián Obregón, died tragically in a plane crash in 2009 at age fifty-two. A man who dedicated his life to amass a fortune is abruptly confronted with an unearthly reality where he has no other choice than to learn the neglected laws of forgiveness and love.