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A Surgeon's Heart: The Choice
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Series: A Surgeon's Heart, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 192,800. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
The Choice is the fourth in the A Surgeon's Heart series, which is the epic love story of pediatric heart surgeon Dr. Jack Roberts for his profession. In The Choice he strives to create a new, patient-centered health care system despite incredible odds.
Nun with a Gun
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Series: The Unusual Cases of Inspector Martinelli, Book 2 ยท The Unusual Cases of Inspector Martinelli. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,090. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Clover Digital Media. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 21 reviews)
Inspector Martinelli decides to take a vacation after his encounters with the vampires in the Vatican. He leaves Rome and flies to Munich in Bavaria, always hoping to meet a ‘Knight of Christ’ and maybe a few ‘Royal’ vampires. His hatred of vampires has sent him on a quest to kill as many as he can but things don’t turn out the way he planned.
Mafia Math (growing up Sicilian)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by RandyTatano. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
If you're good at math and your last name ends in a vowel, you've got a future in this Italian neighborhood.
Snake Shot
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,180. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Composed. Confident. Compassionate. Mike Weiss keeps to himself, mostly. Doing his thing. His thing includes caring for people who cannot care for themselves. Mike is a paramedic. Mike has been able to carve out a niche, a safe haven from the chaos of his day to day work.
Autumn's Colours
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Nick Holloway’s nursing career was spent working in care homes in South Wales. His many experiences inspired him to write Autumn’s Colours, his first novel. This light-hearted story is set in an imaginary care home, the town in which Nick trained as a nurse. The people and events in the book are based closely on real care homes and real people.
Chasing Tail
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,270. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A tragic comedy about a young man who confronts the absurdity of a life spent without love. This would benefit from the assessment of a confident editor far enough removed from the influence of current trends to maintain the scope of the piece. But hey, I'm making it available for free, so for now it remains a vertiginous hike through terrain that is variously uncertain, perplexing, and beautiful
A Battle With My True Self
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Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
To AB: Get out of here. I do not need your always negative opinion. To Ms. Crazypants: Get out of here as well.
The Ethics of Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this intense short story by Eric Stringer, a hit man returns to his hometown to visit with an old friend at a high school reunion. The friend has asked Charlie to attend because he needs a favor. Yet again, it's always a good idea to be careful what you wish for.
A Concise Re-telling of the Life of God
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Price: Free! Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Before the beginning, God was lonely. Finally the true tale of the life of God is told. From before the Big Bang through vaguely intelligent design to the present day and onto a rather bleak future The Concise Re-Telling of the Life of God documents the lonely misunderstood life of our all-seeing Lord and how She overcome her inauspicious beginnings and journeyed towards a happy-ish ending.
Prey of the Predator
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,230. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
“I’m afraid I’m going to hurt Natalie like I did all my other girlfriends. I love her. I do not want to hurt her.” “I don’t understand Joshua, what did you do to your other girlfriends?” I killed them.” With those three words, Tyra Wells, new mental health counselor, is sent on a journey that will have her questioning her career choice, her responsibility to her client, and her morality.
The Missing Year
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Two lives converge when a psychiatrist who has lost the love of his life to terminal cancer meets the most difficult patient he'll ever treat. The Missing Year deals with the choices we make for ourselves and our loved ones and how in the face of terminal suffering, those choices sometimes lead to rash decisions.
Men Who Wear Nail Polish – The Equality Revolution
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This short ten minute play by prolific writer, Eero Tarik, looks at the perceptions we have in regard to gender stereotyping. Should men wear nail polish in the 21st century? And if not, why not? A good laugh on the way to work...
The Unauthorized Biography of GOD
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Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015 by Fifth Column Press. Category: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
A brief history of creation and the creator in three short acts. (From the 'Big Shorts for Wide TV' series.)
The Change of Perspective
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
We all crave a home but many people settle for a house without understanding there is a difference. One woman strives to change that for any and all who choose to rent one of her rooms. This is s short story about the unknown impacts people can have on your life.
I Pledge Allegiance
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A short story, about 6100 words. Keshawn Bolling lives in a future of total government control. His religion, his education, even the length of his hair are dictated to him, Worse, his own father is one of the enforcers. He wants out; rumor says there is freedom to be had in the orbital habitats. But getting there won't be easy, and freedom is a slippery thing to define...
Vingede: The Friar Tobe Fairy Tale Files Book 2
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A boy who speaks mysterious, rhyming riddles… a mute girl who communicates through art… Two young people held captive by mental illness or is there a sinister connection between the cases – a swan song cry no one has yet heard? As former novitiate turned PI, Tobias Berger, fits the pieces of the puzzle together, he and his secretary/girlfriend find that the supernatural is far from done with them.
Tomorrow Is Far Away
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,390. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Who is Pilgrim and what does he want? And what has he to do with the future demise of Max and Harry, when it certainly isn’t going to be murder? Discover Pilgrim’s last assignment and the organisation he works for. And find out exactly what is the big decision both Max and Harry must make, in this leaf-turning cerebral thriller.
Mareritt: The Friar Tobe Fairy Tale Files Book 1
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,930. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
As beauty lies sleeping… Four pretty, partying high school seniors, four strange and startling accidents. Do demonic nightmares and fairy tale visions bury a dark secret haunting the girls or is the past simply struggling to reach the light? Twenty-eight year old former novitiate turned PI, Tobias Berger, hired to discover the answer.
Tutte le cose che ho fatto
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,710. Language: Italian. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Tutte le persone hanno un segreto, un demone che si portano dentro, che corrode l’anima e che modifica il loro modo di agire, di pensare, persino di vestirsi e truccarsi. Tutti abbiamo un segreto. Il mio però è un serpente strisciante, silenzioso, di cui tutto il mondo ha paura. È una malattia orribile, che ti rende prima debole e poi ti lascia freddo nel letto d’ospedale, un mostro contagioso...
The Last Skywatchers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 158,160. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The known world unravels as the Spanish mission sphere expands across Southern California to the Colorado River from 1769 to 1854. People of one village pit themselves against invading settler-evangelists and their escorting soldiers, and a fierce resistance movement arises. Only the secret knowledge of Skywatchers--astronomer-healers--can ensure the preservation of a people and their culture.