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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.
Hellrise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 139,050. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
HELL RISE - The sequel to Time Snap. Hell is not what it used to be, as the Fallen Host radically change how they manage Human souls. One of Lucifer’s leading Angels wants Moriah back in Hell and will stop at nothing to either bring her back, or destroy her.
Infernal Coalition
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Series: Alex Harris, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,080. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Law firm partner Alex Harris finds himself on the receiving end of an elaborate scam from a once trusted client. Meanwhile his wife Susie’s political ambitions are treacherously derailed by a once welcoming party machine. Each of them strikes back, never expecting the shocking outcome as their mutual struggles against their opponents become ever more entwined. A legal/political suspense.
The Weird Life of Joshua Mirabene
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Price: $99.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Set almost entirely in the Washington, DC, suburb of Bethesda, Maryland, at the end of the twentieth and beginning of the twenty-first century, Garden Urthark’s Weird Life of Joshua Mirabene will thoroughly familiarize you with one strange life story.
Dancing the Maypole
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,650. Language: British English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Taller than most men, Isabel de Bourbon has rejected numerous proposals of marriage. There is only one honourable man big enough to be her flesh and blood hero. A private scribbler of romances, Isabel has been penning the adventures of Pierre, a literary doppelganger of Peter Smirke, Viscount Adderbury.
The Counsellor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 206,990. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by Primedia eLaunch. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The unexpected death of Maggie Sayer’s husband shatters her perfect world. Struggling to make sense of her grief, it becomes evident that a complete change and a positive focus is the only thing which will help her to carry on with life.
Man of Spirit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mass psychosis, technology and the power of charisma. In 1997 a boy is born with the personal allure to profoundly influence anyone he comes into contact with. A futuristic short story about a transformative meeting and the harrowing eventuality of idolatry.
The Sisters Will Dance
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Series: Novels of the Chain. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 151,480. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Blaine Woosely claws his way back to the living. He has cleaned his blood of his addiction, and an unexpected, family farm home rewards his efforts. Only, the country acres isolate Blaine when a sharp-toothed monster hunts to bring Blaine back to dark. The sad history of Blaine's blood brings magic to the country home's new master, but in the end, only Blaine himself can break his chains.
The Rise and Fall of the Third Reservoir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Mitch uses his grandfather's character to write a story about an old man who possesses the rare qualities of knowledge, experience and common sense that is ignored by those who lack these qualities, resulting in a catastrophic event on the day the third reservoir fell.
In Search of Infinity: Living Through the Glass
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Series: In Search of Infinity, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,140. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
After becoming afflicted with paraplegia and regarded as an outcast by her family of Gods and Goddesses, Chloe is forced to emerge from a lengthy incapacitation to become the figurehead of the family. In doing so, she has to use her abilities to discover what led to the rise of a new generation of Gods and Goddesses, the deaths of her caretakers and the connection they all have with the new heir.
12 Steps
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,280. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
12 Steps is a novel about addiction, recovery, and the ways in which we're all a little more broken then we want to believe.
Missy and the Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Five-year-old Missy really wants to see her neighbor's new kittens. He's not a very nice man, but she's sure she can sneak into his garage where the kittens live and he'll never even know she was there. Only some men will go to any length to hide their secrets, especially from a little girl whose parents don't know where she went.
Socrates, Unafraid
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Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Join a teacher in a virtual world contemplating a hopeless future, reaching out to find a way to make a better world. Flash fiction, under 1,000 words.
Con gli occhi di Emily
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Price: $11.29 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: Italian. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Non c'è più sole negli occhi e nel cuore di Emily. L'anoressia le ha portato via ogni sorriso e soltanto le sue chiacchierate con Matilda, una voce immaginaria nella sua testa, le permettono di non esplodere nella follia e di aggrapparsi alla vita. Ma quando Emily varca le porte della Casa dei matti, una nota clinica di neuropsichiatria, sembra davvero arrivata la fine perché...