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Star Collector
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by DLP Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Some rock and roll groupies take pictures, others collect locks of hair or guitar picks to remind them of their conquests. The legendary Chrissie Cuff prefers to take something more personal, much to the reclusive Woody's surprises. Woody doesn't usually take on groupies, but is he willing to make an exception?
Last Orders at Waterloo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
After arriving back from a drinking contest in the pub one night, Dave is surprised to find that his long time partner, Belinda is seductively waiting in the bedroom, but then finds out that it is not really him for whom she is waiting.
Crossing Jordan: Book One of the Keeney Chronicles
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,220. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Follow the adventures of the author as she travels back in time searching for her family's roots in 15th century England, where she ends up becoming her own ancestor.
The Light
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,950. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by New Way Press. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
“Have you seen the Light?” Abel Adams, a brilliant but troubled young misfit desperately seeks freedom, love, and spiritual enlightenment while battling drug addiction, dark forces, and strange temptations. He zigzags through a mysterious labyrinth of crime and the occult along his hazardous quest toward redemption and recovery. The Light is the mystical odyssey of a prodigal son.
Duchess
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Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Duchess is the belle of the south. Raised with power and influence, Duchess finds herself alone for the first time. But Duchess refuses to wallow in self pity. She learns to enjoy her new-found freedom and finds a few younger men to make the journey interesting. Is Duchess a cougar on the prowl or will the young Cole tame her fleeting heart?
The Red Men
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Price: Free! Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Just as life is looking up, George finds himself trapped in a nightmare from his childhood. He must fight his fears in order to return to reality or be trapped forever. There is help from an unlikely visitor to his nightmare, someone he thought lost forever.
The Man who Believes God is the Sea
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
An allegorical tale about a man, who, having heard so much about the sea through other people, has decided to see it for himself, and to derive his spirituality from it. He is a very simple man and yet his spirituality runs deep. All he needs in his life is the sea. Its beauty and its majesty will be enough.
Rooms Without Furniture
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The stoning sickness has entered Mark Pence's home, banishing his father into the attic's secluded shadows. Stiffening as his limbs turn heavy and his skin morphs into stone, Mark's father warns not to open their door to the knock of that fool who travels the land promising healing. Only, Mark cannot forget how is father languishes in the attic, and his family's faith has never been so tested.
Goodness in Her Being
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
To begin with a child is murdered. Afterwards a mix of prayer and poetry designed to illustrate discomforts within a Catholic belief system. The writing may be considered disjointed and fragmented as metaphor of this system. The writing is not to be taken seriously; rather, it is simply an imaginative possibility.
Dag
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,800. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The story of a Department of Agriculture investigator entangled in a web of conspiracy and genetic engineering, who finds herself a part of clandestine experiments.
Secession 2041
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Can America be saved from civil war? In 2041, a secession battle breaks out in America’s Southwest. U.N. peacekeeping troops conceal a massive territory grab supported by anti-American terrorists, the world’s most powerful drug cartel and nations intent on weakening the United States. Division darkens America’s soil with the blood of civil war. The future builds from the history we create today.
Atherfield's Final Formula
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A meeting with Miles Priest leads to the slow but inevitable unravelling of George Atherfield on a professional, ethical and spiritual level. The security of Atherfield’s professional wisdom seems to offer no solace for his increasingly hypersensitive conscience, as he presses on with blind resolve in his pursuit of the sacred formula. What is the formula...
The Old Seagull and the Tide-Walker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
– Spiritual as well as inspirational – Jag came to resurrect a dream, which had been gnawing at him ever since his youth. Working long days…long hours … life had passed him by. I was enamored with her, perhaps it was more–envy. “She’s doing what’s in her heart, and I’m here making a living.” A novel full of life’s circumstances, emotional burdens…until one day meeting a special friend.
Sin and Redemption
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Coi is young with a promising future. One night the unspeakable happens and Coi goes from sweet and innocent to bitter and angry. With the help of friends and family, will Coi be able to forgive her past and move toward redemption, or will she fold under the pressure?
Child Full of Stars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Meet a man who is dying, face-down in an alley on a strange world, with a knife wound in his guts. He is surely doomed, until a child comes to help him. But why is this filthy street child helping him, and where will this child take him? The answers run deeper than the surface suggests, and this unlikely pair have more in common than you might think.
Nin & Jara
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,810. Language: Finnish. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Kahden ajl-trylumilaisen fantastinen harharetki ihmisten maailmaan.
A Run at the Moon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Often whimsical, sometimes disturbing, these poems revel in language and image and myth. Whether pausing over the moment of a goldfish's passing, speculating on the contents of a goddess's wallet, testing the sharp edges of memory or exploring the significance of skin, the poems in this collection find the odd in the ordinary and the luminous in the lost. Watch out. The sting is in the tail.
Maggie's World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,210. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013 by Primedia eLaunch. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Ellie Graham wakes from a coma to a strangely different world than the one she remembers. Sarah is a newlywed whose fairytale romance and marriage is turning into a nightmare causing her to doubt her sanity. Ruth, desperately longing for a child of her own is sinking beneath the weight of a long kept secret.
Lost Boys
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Price: $7.67 USD. Words: 190,670. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Kenny is AWOL, Michael is lost on the road to wild and unfrequented places. Teenager Matt is sucked into the murky underworld of a lawless estate. John is a recluse, Skinner is missing, Guy is hiding, Ryan doesn't call. Then there is little Mikey, swept away by a river in spate. These are the lost boys and this is their story, told through the lives of the women they leave behind.
Relative Strangers
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Price: $7.75 USD. Words: 179,290. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The McKay family meets to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Robert and Mary. As they gather in the splendid rooms of Hunting Manor, it becomes apparent that for all their shared DNA, they are relative strangers. The holiday mushrooms, drawing in relatives both estranged and deranged,until the machinations of an appalling aunt threaten the holiday – and the family – with irreparable damage.