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A Model Hero
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Series: Calendar Men. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Gretchen Meyers is a full-figured woman living in a model thin world. Kyle Ramsey is the epitome of physical perfection. He’s also Gretchen’s last hope to save her mother’s struggling modeling agency. But she’s asking for the one thing he can’t give and she’s already lost her heart…
The Moon & the Luckchaser
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 164,610. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ecological disaster hangs over their kind. They know it, they know how to avoid it. But, they're busy. Wealth-quest, politics and stubborn religions distract them. The era? Sixty-four million years ago. Astil, a "luckchaser" bred to mischief, and Diotomo, archeologist and poetess, each sees their peril but from conflicting views.
Family Secrets
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Maggie Lange is a young widow with three preschool daughters. Her grandmother dies and leaves Maggie the farm and a large sum of money. On a trip to take care of some details, she spends the night with Karl Gustavson, the man she had a crush on as a teenager. He doesn't call. A few months later, she realizes she's pregnant.
Seeds of Truth
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Series: Truth Revealed ยท Spontaneous Choices. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,870. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Young Firinne Knox doesn't understand a strange gift that appears to have woken up that lets her see into other people's pasts, while she can't recall any memories from her own. Her grandmother Darbhail promises to help train her, but one fateful night Firinne's troubled sleep and untrained skills bring out her mother's own troubled history, just as her life is about to change.
Jesus and Dubstep?
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You set the price! Words: 43,630. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
What if you saw Jesus pop locking to dubstep? If you're like Mike, you would've frowned, asking yourself, "Is God really like that?" After this, Mike gets drunk one night and passes out in a cornfield. He is awakened by Jesus and is surprised by his response. The surprises continue as Mike travels with Jesus to heaven and through history to face his greatest objections to God's love.
The Doctor's Dreams
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,380. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Doctor Marsha Arzt has mysteriously gone missing somewhere between Manhattan and Brooklyn, in the first novella of The Doctor's Dreams. Looking for clues, her brother discovers Marsha kept a secret dream diary of nightmares. In the second novella, workaholic chemist Eve Wissen is adrift in New York City after a surprise layoff. Numbers are no longer her friends as she tries to reinvent her life.
In The Stars Part II, Episode 9: Virgo
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Virgo is Ep 9 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the 'The Circle', through the 7th of 12 eventful months. Kris struggles with his own demons to reconcile with Ade; Shaunna and Andy fight their desires, increasingly drawn together; an unwelcome guest turns up to bid on old friend farewell. As The Circle battle their grief, can they support each other through the other side?
Fate and Angus McGrath
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,470. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Marilyn might break with tradition and refuse to bestow the traditional McGrath first name on either of her sons, but her brother-in-law is not so superstitious. His child's journey, through childhood ADHD and adolescent rebellion, teen prostitution and drug addiction, rehabilitation and relapse, to eventual maturity and a too-early death, continually surfaces to impact on the lives of the family.
My Husband's Sin
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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Following Lillian Taylor’s burial, her four loving adult children assemble for the reading of her will. For the grieving youngest sibling, Lacey, life is about to come crashing down as a deep secret is revealed. The fall-out affects every member and they struggle to regain the happy family unit they once shared. Each of the siblings must come to terms and learn to handle this huge revelation.
Perdido River Bastard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,150. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Haunted by the trauma of a terrifying childhood accident and the love of too many Southern women, Duddy Doogan must excavate the deeply buried bones of his family's ugly history to put his own broken life back together.
Gears of Uriel
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Series: Luminous Bridges Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Thorstruck Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Set in ancient Greece on the island of Antikythera, Gears of Uriel is vivid, real and surreal, and a smorgasbord of antiquated ritual. Metaphysical historical fantasy has found a true home in this novel. Angels walk with men, the realm of gods has no boundary, and religious family feuds are the most misguided toxin of all. This is a profound tale which delivers a journey worthy of the saints.
Echoes and Memories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,570. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man studying the messages from the first discovered alien artifact. A newly colonized world cut off from the rest of human civilization. One of the last humans contemplates loneliness at the end of the universe. All these stories and more await in this collection of speculative fiction by Tristan Gregory.
A Surgeon's Heart: The Crisis
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Series: A Surgeon's Heart, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 193,400. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
The Crisis is the third book in the series "A Surgeon's Heart". This fictional account of pediatric heart surgeon, Jack Roberts, reveals the trials and tribulations of life both in and out of the medical profession. When personal crisis threatens all he hold's dear, Jack loses site of his life's calling. This fast moving tale of tragedy and triumph will leave you eager for more.
The Write-In
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,810. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Who told Rev. Joshua Evans he could sidestep the political machines and run for the Texas House as a write-in candidate? Monday through Friday, Joshua Evans drives a garbage truck for the city of Houston. On Sunday, he ministers to a small church. Why defy the professional politicians? Because it needed to be done to save his community.
Power of the Dance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,520. Language: British English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Golbin Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Khemael is a creature of beauty and grace with a mostly human appearance. His love of stretching his leather-like wings and flying freely in the world of men brings far too much attention to the existence of the goblins. Haghuf knows that the inevitable responsibility will fall to him to destroy Khemael who, in the world of the humans, would be called his grandson.
Gulliver Station: Revolution
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Series: Gulliver Station, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,700. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
While Lemuel Calahan, the leader of Gulliver Station’s Underground, fights to restore a safe and peaceful society the two crime families on the station are engaged in a fight to the death. Can he change the corrupt station government?
Brothers Unite
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,460. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Eden Vale is a beautiful, fruitful and well-watered village on an idyllic Island in the Caribbean Sea. Frank and his brother Jack and their parents live well but all is not as peaceful as it seems - Jack has to leave. This is the story of how Jack stamped out favouritism in two families and how he worked to create harmonious family values within their extended families.
By The Book
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 34,840. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
They've never done anything that wasn't in The Book. This Tuesday, God sent them on a quest. Now, they're learning that not everything is in The Book.
A Death in Vegas
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"A Death in Vegas" is the story of a man with a beneficial bugs company who is the prime suspect for a murder he didn’t commit in Las Vegas. Who would set him up? Why is the FBI after him? Will his wife believe him?
In The Stars Part II, Episode 8: Leo
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,920. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Leo is Ep 8 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the 'The Circle', through the 7th of 12 eventful months. Life is getting serious, blurring the line between love and loss: It’s Toby Brown’s first birthday, and he’s not the only one in for a surprise; Josh abandons his professionalism to help a desperate client; Andy treats himself to something he’s wanted for a very long time.