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Priestess of the Dragons' Temple
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,090. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Iola wants, more than anything, to fly to the dragons' realm, but to do that she must be appointed ambassadress. Her rival thrives on political intrigue and gossip, and her lover is about to become governor of the city. Can she get her friends to help her, and can they persuade the new governor to appoint Iola?
Maple Fudge
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,560. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A government terror that can only be described as: administrative. In the international backwaters of Canada, the top politicians in the country kill themselves in the middle of the night and leave a country wondering: Who is in charge? How much is the pay? What kind of paperwork is involved? Panic could rip democracy apart – unless everyone gets really, really tired of the whole thing.
Murder at Naughton Pharms
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 64,990. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
"Murder at Naughton Pharms" is a crime story with humorous edges. It starts out with the everyday zaniness at a drug research facility in Fargo, North Dakota. When our hero Kelly gets a complaint about an old guy asleep in one of the women's barracks, it turns out to be the company COO, and that's just the start.
The Xerces Factor
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,910. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Author Charles Arrington was taken off sedation and told about the explosion. He instinctively knew the motive for the attack. It didn't make sense, but it was the book, the damn book.
Apart From Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,750. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Coming back to his childhood home after years of absence, Ben is unprepared for the secret, which is now revealed to him: his mother, Natasha, who used to be a brilliant pianist, is losing herself to early-onset Alzheimer's, which turns the way her mind works into a riddle. His father has remarried, and his new wife, Anita, looks remarkably similar to Natasha--only much younger.
Order of Seven
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Devi Bennett is surrounded by mysteries: her unknown heritage, a recurring dream about an African tribal ceremony, an inexplicable attachment to a certain tree and a psychic ability she’ll never understand—unless she finds her biological parents. But when an ancient legend surfaces which may link to her birthright, Devi learns her gift is more imperative that she thought imaginable.
Murder Most Foul
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,980. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
When two dismembered and unidentifiable torsos wash up on a local riverbank, nurse Jackie Reeves, believes the killer is a man from her past with a history of mental problems. She contacts FBI Special Agent Walker Harmon, who arrives to the sleepy town of Pleasant Valley, and met with a reception of lies and threats from local police and citizens.
Hippocrates Wept
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,580. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Hippocrates Wept takes place in an alternate but not unimaginable post-September 11th world. Wall Street has crashed and HMOs have gone bankrupt. Congress and the President enact a universal healthcare system managed by the federal government. Under the National Health Security Act, hospitals and clinics become the property of the bureaucracy.
Hysterical Love
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,360. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dan McDowell— 33-year-old photographer, dumped by his fiancée and tilting toward an early mid-life crisis—is stunned to find a decades-old story written by his ailing father, a tale of lost love that appears to haunt him still. Incapable of fixing his own romantic dilemma, and convinced this woman from the past holds the key to happiness for them all, Dan sets off on a wild ride to find her.
Time's Alibi or The Quantum of Jazz Between the Sun and the Grave
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,700. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Andrew desires the success and love that have painfully eluded him. Without his grandfather's guidance, he may never find it. Suddenly thrust into the center of a conflict with historic consequences, Andrew might be able to survive if he can overcome his flaws, both inherited and self-inflicted. But first, he must find his grandfather and deal with his most dangerous invention yet: time travel.
Fathers and Demons; Glimpses of the Future
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
In the 28th century, Earth’s first mission to the stars is about to depart. The crew takes a pre-launch holiday to attend the wedding of a Judish crewmember, an excursion that proves enlightening in many ways. The mission’s Chief Engineer, however, heads to his own home to try to lay his personal demons to rest; scientific advancements do not guarantee the perfect functioning of the human mind.
Prelude
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 114,880. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A dispute over a recently unearthed inheritance, worth millions, pits a deceased woman against her elderly living children in a compelling trial that tests the implausible claim of reincarnation's legitimacy in a court of law.
Soliciting from Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,130. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2015 by M L Eaton. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Biography
A young lawyer. 1970s England. Packed with authentic and endearing characters, unexpected romance and good old fashioned country town drama, Soliciting from Home is an amusing, occasionally sad, but always warm-hearted fictionalised account of a young woman setting up a legal practice in a small community in 1970s England
What Is War?
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Price: Free! Words: 63,390. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Essay » Political
What Is War? uses an innovative combination of story and discussion to expands our understanding of the moral dilemmas inherent in the act of war, on both the personal and national level. Based on G. Lowell Tollefson’s experiences as a U.S. Marine in Vietnam and his philosophical reflections since then, this book has implications for America’s current and future conflicts.
Traditional Gravity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Evan Chambers struggles to answer one question: does life have any meaning? Will he find his life's purpose as he navigates the maze of his religious family, the return of a high school love interest and the death of his grandfather? Or is he stuck in an endless cycle of disappointment?
Sunstone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,230. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Paper Crane Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A triumvirate of politicians, banks and corporations bring strain and suffering to the masses they rule over. Unbeknownst to the people of the moon, there may be help. With the gears of time evermoving and trouble spiraling to a crisis point, can three individuals and a handful of fossils prevent a violent revolution?
Two By Two
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 247,740. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Two pregnancies, two babies, two troubled teens. Two psychologists hunting down the leader of a deadly cult. When Libby takes a stand against her abusive parents, Josh and George readily make her part of their family, but her parents may have been involved in something more sinister. Two unexpected guests seek sanctuary in Shaunna and Andy's new home, but that's not all. Someone is watching them.
Atlantis Core
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Series: The Genetics String, Volume 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 78,170. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
New cover! A genetics thriller novel, where the blood, sweat, and tears pour from the smart neurons of the medical scientists. The conclusion of Cassium.
Atlantis Curse
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Series: The Genetics String, Volume 2. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 69,100. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
New cover! A genetics thriller novel, where the blood, sweat, and tears pour from the smart neurons of the medical scientists. Cassium is having a so-so week, ya'll. She got a job then lost is in one day, ya'll!
Noah Gene
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Series: The Genetics String, Volume 1. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 69,560. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
New cover! A genetics thriller novel, where the blood, sweat, and tears pour from the smart neurons of the medical scientists. Cassium is having a really bad week, ya'll. She needs a job when her mama makes her enter a research study for $500.00.