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Kill Me Quick!
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2015 by Number Thirteen Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
When Mark Hammond returns home to Seatown, he bounces from one misdeed to the next among a litany of dubious old acquaintances. From dead bikers to dodgy drug deals, from one downbeat bar to another, from strippers to gangsters and back again: it’s almost as if he never left. And if only he can shake off everybody who wants to hurt him, maybe he can stay there. No place like home, eh?
Dia Linn - VI - Le Livre de Maav (Go maidin)
Series: Dia Linn. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 95,720. Language: French. Published: December 11, 2015 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » USA
Trente années ont passé depuis la mort du sulfureux Ryann O’Callaghan. Nous sommes en 1950. L’arrière-petite-fille d’Aïdan quitte son Australie natale pour chercher fortune en Amérique. Voici le livre de Maav, qui, comme son ancêtre Eileen, découvrira dans le poker un moyen étonnant de reconquérir enfin la fortune des O’Callaghan.
Essential as Air and Water
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,950. Language: British English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Essential as Air and Water is a novel about violent events that are occurring in a time of world peace and co-operation between nations. The novel focuses on Tom Lanegan, the British Prime Minister, who is faced with an unknown enemy that is causing many of the world’s citizens to participate in rioting and civil unrest.
Bubbles and Billy Sandwalker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
When Billy meets a dolphin named Bubbles, he begins to see his life, the lives of the dolphins and other colorful characters in a new and wonderful way. These adventures profoundly change not only how he thinks of himself and his place in this world. This book teaches safety, ecology and love for the oceans and planet. It is a wonderfully positive inspiring adventure story. Fully Illistrated.
Naked in the Road
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,750. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
When a man heads into the woods, leaving everything behind him: home, friends, old life, clothes, even his name, it soon becomes clear that the "why" doesn't matter. What matters is the journey--both inward and outward. At first, the issue is survival: how does an educated product of civilization survive without tools and clothes?
Southern Skyes Box Set - Vol. 1-4
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 248,760. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Sharyn Bradford Lunn's landmark saga of adventure and romance spans almost 200 years of family history set against a backdrop of the rich and rugged wilds of Australia.
We Dare Not Whisper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,260. Language: American English. Published: December 1, 2015 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Set in rural Wisconsin, We Dare Not Whisper explores the toxic legacy of a self-destructive family. With hauntingly beautiful prose, Jan Netolicky illuminates the suffering of individuals with bipolar disorder and the unthinkable challenges facing those closest to them.
Cards in the Cloak
Price: Free! Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
What’s more important? Achieving personal goals within our own tiny worldview to keep work and family moving forward? Or forsaking those things to achieve a higher calling that might benefit a globe full of complete strangers? Norman Jensen embarks on a tumultuous journey that attempts to juggle both of these conflicting odds, facing adventure, regret, and death along the way.
The Girl from County Clare
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,360. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In 1886, 18-year-old Brigid flees the hardships of Ireland & goes to Australia. The talented lacemaker must conquer fear & bias if she is to fulfil her dream, but life doesn’t run smoothly. The man who once offered her hope soon becomes her adversary. She gathers those who matter to her and moves to New Zealand. Gradually, her dreams flourish until the day the man who seeks her downfall finds her.
¿Deseo o Necesidad?
Price: $6.51 USD. Words: 25,510. Language: Spanish. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Triunfar y tener éxito es lo que tenemos en mente cuando uno decide hacer un cambio en su vida.
The Socialist
Price: Free! Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Essay » Political
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In the near future, America's public schools have been privatized and are now run by large corporations. The return of laissez-faire capitalism has created a world of cutthroat competition and cost-cutting, allowing for tremendous profits. But when the head principal of a corporate-run high school finds himself betrayed by the very titans of industry he once served, he decides to fight back.
Steady is the Fall
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,600. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Holly Dorren can't breathe. Think. Feel. Her cousin is dead. Nothing will bring him back. And nothing will ever make her whole again. In the days following Larry's funeral, Holly begins to reflect on the childhood they shared. She looks for answers in both the past and the present, convinced that understanding his fascination with death might somehow allow her to cope with his absence.
Jennifer’s Magic Book 2 — Lahni’s Master
Series: Jennifer’s Magic. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,920. Language: British English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Jennifer nearly dies after capturing the last Bad Soul. She receives praise, but her powers now are known. Mage criminals must neutralize Jennifer before she captures them. She succeeds, but not without costs. Jennifer loves her apprentice like a little sister. A soul contacts them and gives them a crucial task. Preparation for the task requires that Jennifer and Lahni become lovers.
Homecoming of the gods
Price: Free! Words: 112,920. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Nanti is a small town haunted by its demons. Nothing could be more tragic for the townspeople than their final homecoming in September '96 with a deluge into which their vanities, hopes and desires were drowned.
Life, Death and Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Life, Death and Beyond is a story taking place in a dystopian future focusing on the life and trials of William Johnson, a London boy from a sheltered family as his life is radically altered on the day he kills a man. The story follows his childhood, his prison stay and his life and death afterwords as he radically alters the world.
Monogamy--Book III of The Libertine
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 98,300. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Robert Gattling’s longest intimate relationship is ended: his love, Mardi, has died prematurely. Three women step forward to assuage his grief, an old flame, a woman as dangerous as she’s beautiful and one who’s part taboo, part enigma and all integrity. Will Robert resume his libertine ways or embrace monogamy with one of these?
Glass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Menashe Everett is a tormented man. He’s ruled by depression and addiction. He’s haunted by his past. At 37, he barely holds onto his job and lives in a haze of blurred reality. But to many in his life, he’s their only hope. Set in Cleveland in the late 1980s, Glass tests traditional ideas of interpersonal responsibility and what it means to struggle with mental illness.
Seven Hills One Death
Price: Free! Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
One who reads this novel will hear screams of young bodies carrying the revolution’s heavy woods on their little shoulders; the reader will see people who couldn’t extirpate the death seeds that are sprinkled in minds in the most beautiful days of Istanbul; and will listen to the flutter of people who know they must die but can’t achieve in no way.
În voia Domnului
Price: $6.10 USD. Words: 77,330. Language: Romanian. Published: November 4, 2015 by EdDigitala. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Actiunea romanului are la baza o poveste adevarata, insa numele personajelor si al localitatilor sunt fictive. Pornind de la un fapt real, acţiunea vorbeşte despre încercările trăite de personajele cărţii cu nume luate la întâmplare de altfel, fiecare în felul lui, dar puţini după voia Divină. Respectul faţă de om, sau lupta contrariilor, duce la progres, sunt vorbe în vânt.
Pinatubo II
Price: Free! Words: 93,640. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
On foreign contract in Africa, Vince the Calgary oilfield engineer finds his client wants a geoengineering design as the president of Niger campaigns on bringing back a Green Sahara. Driven by his daughter's future, he ignores the risk of being a drone target and takes on political negotiating. Expected to explain climate science to politicians, he becomes immersed in an intense new career.