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A Liberated Woman:Redwoods Trilogy Book Two: A Romantic Novel
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Series: Redwoods, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,940. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
The second book in the Redwoods trilogy about spirited women who have the courage to fight against prejudice and injustice in the man’s world of the nineteenth century. When Kitty Barron's daughter Joy and her friend Lily go to London for a Season, they find that beneath the gaiety and excitement not everything or everybody is as it seems and what happens will alter many lives, including Kitty's.
Hello Gomorrah
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,380. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Killed in a car crash, Homer T. Quest arrives at the pearly gates. Learning the hereafter has no sex, coffee nor golf, he accepts a deal from St Peter, returning to earth to study America’s problems. He gives reports to an apprentice angel,in spite of adversity by an old enemy, romance, and a weird companion group; a Japanese lady elitist, a private investigator and a georgous Korean hooker.
I'm Not Crazy
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Series: The Hamilton and Dove Cases, Book 1. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012 by All-Seeing Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The Hamilton and Dove Cases start with I'm Not Crazy, British crime fiction with a personable side. A rapper is suffocated before his concert, stirring gang tension in London. Assigned the case, family-man Inspector Hamilton and near-mute Officer Dove are thrust into a web of deception, greed, and madness. Can they catch the killer before London's first gang war erupts?
Hands of the Master
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012 by Laurel Fork Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Celia undergoes a cutting-edge duel hand transplant in order to win a prestigious piano competition. Obsessed with playing like the great master, Jiri Mrazek, she discovers parallels between her life and his. But surgeries carry risks, and dreams nurture the seeds of obsession. Mrazek died at a tragically young age. Celia must discover just where the parallels between her life and Mrazek’s end.
Lost in the Details
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A man whose life is on the skids grows obsessed with an intricately detailed painting hanging in a bar. As his fortunes decline, the crowded, convivial dinner scene in the picture comes to seem more and more preferable to the real world. And, indeed, before long the painting begins to attain a reality all its own... A 3,300-word short story.
Purple
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
PURPLE is a story of the lasting effects of a child's death from meningococcal. PURPLE was awarded First Prize in the Short Story Section of the Yarram Community Learning Centre Annual Literary Competition - 2012
The People Trafficker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,970. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The People Trafficker offers a unique insight into the dark world of a business that seemingly functions under the protection of political, commercial and personal financial interests. From Bangkok to England, from Hong Kong to Australia and Cambodia, the revelations are extraordinary. The characters are fictional, but their systems and organisational schemes are real.
Henrietta's Castle
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Price: Free! Words: 67,910. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
He had been waiting. “Well, hello there!” a friendly voice greeted her. “Umm... Hi. Do I know you?” Juliette asked. She was in a dark room. She was alone. Charles likes Juliette. They become friends, and the nightmare begins. Charles decides to fight everyone, even her beloved aunt Henrietta, to claim Juliette as his. This is a unique story dealing with eating disorders.
[II][Allyse Ascendance]
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You set the price! Words: 25,430. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In Allyse Ascendance, the boundaries of human error extend to encompass all of Aeternum. Here, Froxxe & Noir explore the furthest depths of the self.
Five Shorts
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Series: Dancing Pig Originals. Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Five Shorts is a Dancing Pig Original publication - showcasing work by author Clive Gilson. This small collection of Flash Fiction shorts showcases a number of prize winning stories from competitions.
The Main Character
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry
Here he is - The Main Character. And a woman. A red Ford Mustang, a park and a bench. But not everybody seems to get out alive. The Main Character might be a crime novel, but a poetic one without a plot. On the other hand it is illustrated by renowned artist Simon Bang.
The Main Character (two language version)
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry
Here he is - The Main Character. And a woman. A red Ford Mustang, a park and a bench. But not everybody seems to get out alive. The Main Character is maybe a crime novel, but a poetic one without a plot. On the other hand it is illustrated by renowned artist Simon Bang. This is the two-language version, useful for language training and others that wants to read both the danish and english text.
American Zoo
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Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Still, nobody knows where the elephant came from. Flash fiction. 500 words.
The Mud Sisters
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,110. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
One hot lazy summer, two twelve-year-old girls swore to stay friends forever. But fate had other plans. Fourteen years later, when hospital social worker Teagan recognizes a Jane Doe concussed and left for dead, the women reunite. But as Jamie’s memory returns, revealing looming threats of violence and a past uncomfortably intertwined with Teagan’s own, fate threatens to separate them once again.
The Monster
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this short story, Stacy is obsessed with spending her father's money, and she is finally at age 21 getting cut off. But Stacy won't put and end to her vice, a verified spiritual rite, or what she calls her "monster." Shopping is "better than sex" in her book...
Homecoming
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Kelly Washington. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Not all homecomings are necessarily good ones. Throw in a plane crash, a duped husband, a lying wife and her personal secret, the history of a murdering family, and you'll dig up enough problems to last a lifetime. Suffice to say the marriage might not work out... but that's if the wife survives the plane crash. If she does, then what? This is a short story that may or may not end happily.
The Perfect Death
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Perfect Death is a brief, highly fictitious story women will hate and seek evil against my person. Men will relate to the situations, sketches and suggestions. “Learn the pecking order!” When good people do bad things.
A Social Carol
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
As in 'A Christmas Carol' with Scrooge's transformation, Evan Sanders is to be visited by three spirits to alter his collectivist worldview. Evan wants the people to control businesses and the State to control both for the Greater Good. However, when the spirits show him the worlds he wants and he begins to get what he wanted, Evan finds out that it wasn't what he wanted after all.
New Beginnings (Changes #2)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,090. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
This book stands alone, but for those who know the people from Never Too Late, this is your chance to meet them again, and some new faces too. In the small village of Holmsford, residents old and new gear up for the Christmas celebrations, but not everything goes to plan. Secrets and sleigh rides, new love and heartache, all get mixed up in the festive pot.
Waiting For Daybreak
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Frieda has never felt normal. She feels every emotion too strongly and lashes out at herself in punishment. But one day a virus breaks out turning her neighbors into zombies. As her survival instinct kicks in keeping her safe from the zombies, Frieda can't help but wonder if she now counts as healthy and normal, or is she still abnormal compared to every other human being who is craving brains?