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Disparue
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,490. Language: French. Published: August 24, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Deux jeunes femmes en quête de vérité se prêtent à mystifier le monde entier pour arriver à leurs fins : adoptées dès leur prime enfance, elles cherchent, à leur majorité, la trace de leurs parents biologiques.
Premise of Murder
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Series: A Jake Hawthorne Murder Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When an old mobster is arrested in the sleepy town of Weeping Valley, NY, for a murder that took place twelve years ago, eager reporter Jake Hawthorne decides to investigate. After a bit of snooping, he discovers that all is not as it seems. In order to save his job and his life, Jake must uncover the truth to either exonerate or incriminate a dangerous man who might just get away with murder.
Seasons of Darkness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,460. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A father torn apart A son forever scarred Two men trying to connect when their only link has been broken...
Park Bench Mojo
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,590. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
One late winter afternoon Penny Crawford sat down on a park bench....and her life was never again the same. This is the remarkable story of the profound transformation of Penny's life and the secret of what happened on that park bench.
Five Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,400. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This book is a selection of stories relating to the conflicts and consortings of couples. Some are feasible, some conceivable, all are imaginable. This is fiction for adults that can comfortably be given to nephews and aunts and other readers of 'what if'?.
Unsuspected
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The city of San Antonio, it's the second most populated metropolis in Texas, ranked as the seventh in the whole United States. With its outstanding record in criminal law, fire fighting, and search and rescue, you'd think the city was ready for everything. However one stormy night the unpreparedness of an entire city, as the majority of it sleeps unsuspecting, may send hundreds to their graves.
Maggie Rising: Adventures of a Part-Time Psychic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Meet Maggie, a 17-year-old senior who works part-time as a psychic reader, but just for fun. There’s no true psychic ability, is there? When Maggie befriends a ghost and is arrested for her new friend’s murder, the two girls—one dead and the other in jail—have to solve an ugly crime and persuade the police to believe them. And Maggie thought calculus would be tough!
Reunion at University Avenue
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Series: Mike Adams, 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,800. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Sixteen years after he left college, Mike Adams wrote a best-selling satire that is now set to become a movie. Not everyone liked what he wrote. As people get hurt and eerie messages are left behind, Mike finds himself targeted. Now, he must ask: What did he write that enraged this attacker? Who in his past would do this? And is any of this related to a secretive group known only as The Circle?
Père dû
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,560. Language: French. Published: August 18, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A douze ans… et demi, Christophe pourrait être un enfant insouciant et heureux s'il n'était miné par une douloureuse interrogation à multiples tiroirs. Qui est son père ? Où vit-il ? Que lui reproche-t-on ?
The Leaving of Things
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Adrift and rebellious, Vikram is not your model Indian-American teenager. But a disastrously drunken weekend becomes a one-way ticket back to the homeland for Vikram after his outraged parents decide to pack up the family and return to India. So begins a profound journey of culture shock and self-discovery as Vikram learns to value who he is, make important new friends and chart his own destiny.
My Friend, The Messiah
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 160,080. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
I met John on a deserted beach. He was confused, disoriented, dirty, and had lost his memory. When we made eye contact, the skin on my arms and chest froze and a lump of fear suddenly developed in my throat. Our fingers touched and I experienced a sudden wave of peace, like a golden sunset. I knew my life was to be irrevocably changed.
The Harder They Fall (Hiding Behind The Couch Book Three)
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 147,600. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A fatal plane crash in Kathmandu, a fateful high school reunion, the wedding of the year and a honeymoon that eight best friends will never forget... Book Three in the Hiding Behind The Couch series.
No Time Like The Present (Hiding Behind The Couch Book Two)
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,050. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The build-up to Christmas has begun and a man is dead! It's the perfect time to make new friends, make amends...and solve a murder case! Book Two in the Hiding Behind The Couch series.
The Toxic Power
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 160,080. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
PCQ Inc. is a giant multinational chemical and pharmaceutical company whose products are in demand globally by industry, agriculture and the medical profession. Unfortunately, toxic and nuclear waste is a byproduct in its 17 huge factories around the world. A cargo ship with seven containers of lethal nuclear waste is heading for Darwin. It must be stopped no matter the cost.
Reform by Belt
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,630. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Four in ten offenders return to prison within three years of their release despite a huge increase in reform spending. The annual cost of a prisoner in maximum security is $50,000. The USA spends $60 billion a year on corrections, yet recidivism remains high. Some States have plans for managing all but the worst violators. This story is about some of the serious violators.
Fated to Fail: Tales from a Marriage
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 43,390. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The marriage of obsessive Max and compulsive Agnes inevitably fails. Contemplating marriage, their daughter asks her father to explain what happened. Max then chronicles the sad saga, confronting the memories head-on, focusing on crucial episodes, intrigues and calamities. The result is an egregious case of TMI, revealing what no child should learn about what happened behind parents' closed doors.
Introducing Happiness
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jordy Lee's hard-luck family is at a breaking point. Jordy is away from home, saving for school, but finds himself framed for a bizarre crime by his boss. His sister Katie is getting ready for college but has a secret that will tear her family apart. Meanwhile, widower Henry Lee is unable to get over the death of his wife. Remarkably, it's at a funeral when the family must decide to find peace.
Press Release
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,950. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
100 fictional press releases. A sometimes humorous, always different, look at our world today and in the near future. Everything and everyone are fair game including government, politics, religion, business, labor, lawyers, college, entertainment, economics, genetic engineering and cloning.
Hiding Behind The Couch (Hiding Behind The Couch Book One)
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,570. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The Circle: nine friends from high school... Krissi wants to know who her father is, Josh is going crazy with insomnia, Dan's dangerously out of control... Welcome to The Circle!
Stillness Dancing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,080. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013 by Firedance Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Lilliane has always been drawn by the desert. When she takes the trip of a lifetime to a Bedu camp, she finds herself ensnared in a complex web of politics, blood feuds, terrorism and ancient spirits. Karim is trying to find his path in the material world and to marry the girl of his dreams. A taut, unusual thriller set in the fascinating world of the modern Bedouin.