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Discovering Sanity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in, Fiction » Romance » General
Northern Lights… The mental facility where the staff cause as much drama as the dysfunctional patients. Add to the mix the new guy, the good looking Mexican with dimples. He’s there for one reason: to learn why his mother attempted mass murder. His story and those of the other patients will take you on a dark, gritty and twisted journey to… Discovering Sanity.
Best Forgotten
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,340. Language: Australian English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A young woman wakes in hospital, unable to remember the past eighteen months. Why is she haunted with memories of her bruised and bloody ex-boyfriend? Did Kellie-Sue get away with murder or is the truth best forgotten?
Family Obligations
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 68,990. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
At age sixteen, George inadvertently kills a mob rival. Wanting a fresh start, he elopes with the love of his life, Kelly, but she soon abandons him. Twenty years later – when he has become a mob boss – she reappears. But does she still love him, or is she helping his enemies set him up as revenge for the mafia killing?
Steep Climb to Elsewhere
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 281,510. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Spanish Civil War lost, brothers Josep and Eduard Balaguer are exiled. The Balaguer women stay behind in their town in the Catalan Pyrenees to face Francisco Franco's vengeful regime until Josep returns home—alone. It will take decades of bribery, smuggling, imprisonment, love affairs, and other adventures to bring the family together again. But what will they have lost on the journey?
Bad Blood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,750. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Tessellate Media. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Three major league baseball men grapple in a near-future world where past and present merge, betrayal and love are intertwined, and dark secrets inevitably rise to the surface.
Sheltered
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 91,500. Language: Australian English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
SHELTERED is a black comedy about psychiatric patients who are incarcerated in secure Australian mental health facilities after committing serious criminal offenses. It is based on my extensive experiences of living with chronic schizophrenia and being stuck in locked units for much of my life.
Seven Hills One Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,630. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Seven days in Istanbul: An ugly love, a beautiful revolution and a delayed suicide… All the youth of Istanbul came back to the streets with great eagerness for changing the world. The gray walls of Turkey are eroded by the revolution wind. And a young man by name Tunch prepares to kill himself in a suburb of Istanbul.
Yedi Tepe Bir Ölüm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,500. Language: Turkish. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
İstanbul’da yedi gün: Çirkin bir aşk, güzel bir devrim ve gecikmiş bir intihar. İstanbul’un çocukları yaşamı değiştirme hevesiyle sokaklara geri dönmüştür. Türkiye’nin gri duvarları devrim rüzgârıyla aşınmaktadır. Ve Tunç adında genç bir adam İstanbul’un bir varoşunda kendi sonunu hazırlamaktadır.
50 Ways of Saying Fabulous Book 1 20th Anniversary Edition
Series: 50 Ways of Saying Fabulous. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,220. Language: Australian English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
Billy-Boy preferred culture to cows, but when you’re the only son of a rugby-loving Kiwi farmer, you buckle down and do your chores! And escape into a fantasy world of cross-dressing and theatricals at every other opportunity. '50 Ways of Saying Fabulous' is funny, touching and unforgettably evocative of childhood lost.
All The Pretty Things (Revised Edition)
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 71,300. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015 by Desert Palm Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Labels—Republican, closeted lesbian. With the launch of her political campaign, the last thing Tess needed was a distraction. Special Agent Robin Hart arrives in Cincinnati to investigate a corruption case. Things get a lot more complicated as attraction for Robin grows in an atmosphere of political intrigue, blackmail, and betrayal.
Priestess of the Dragons' Temple
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,090. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,560. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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.
The Xerces Factor
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,910. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,750. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
The Keepers (or The Momentum).
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,290. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 20 reviews)
Follows the lives of two characters Lysei, (an orphan selected by the overlords of the human population (The Keepers) to prevent humanity from self-destructing because of hyper-sexuality and all its consequences and Rikki (a famous musician who is one of proponents responsible for the destruction) as they come to terms of what is good and what is bad and what is going on in the world.
Spiritual Short Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,800. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Inspirational
24 short stories on inner peace, non-duality and connectedness, with life lessons and spiritual messages, often pointing out the folly of human beings as well as their great potential. The stories often carry themes of joy, freedom, clarity and peace. They also look at what tends to cover these things up. They are 'spiritual' in that they are about our connection with Life, Nature and each other.
Endless Days
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
For their arrogance, two brothers are cursed to walk the Earth forever, unable to have the death that would free them from their torment. As they go their separate ways they take very different paths through history, resulting in an ending that pits brother against brother for the fate of the world.
Haunting Evergreen
Series: The Evergreen Series, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,200. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Two ghost hunters investigate the Evergreen Bed & Breakfast. What they find during a night in the honeymoon suite will take them both by surprise.
Order of Seven
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,980. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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.