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No Escape
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Price: Free! Words: 3,690. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Five years after he killed his little son in a fit of traffic-induced rage, a father prepares to walk out of prison. But there’s no closure for him, no escape from a life sentence awarded by a higher court.
Daughters of Abraham
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Daughters of Abraham is a thought-provoking and riveting story about love, friendship, culture, values, religion, and life choices.
Eveandrude the Holy Mistress of Aether
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Divine Eveandrude came to the world’s people so as to do good for them, and they worshiped her and followed her miracles. She told them she is the first cause of change unchanged by anything else, in a filthy time when the people needed direction. And all was good until she deliberately gaffed.
Pase de un Día
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014 by CV-2 Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A billion Third Worlders wanted to work in the United States. As a lucky holder of a daypass, Chalo had the opportunity to teleport to his job, unless he overstayed his shift. Or lost his daypass.
Making Life Worth While
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Price: Free! Words: 27,500. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Travis Hilton realizes how his life seems to be dictated by those who despise him. Eventually, he is practically driven out of town by the people who conflict with him. The torture doesn't end there as the worst of the people from the town attempts to destroy all of Travis' hopes. However, once Travis thinks about his capabilities, his life begins to shift from one influence to the exact opposite.
Seeking MO
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,240. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
The search for self, or self worth, and one's unique identity in this vast, chaotic world can prove challenging to any young adult. Add a passion for music, spirituality, and the outdoors, and the adventure becomes one worth sharing. Add on top of that a judgmental, God-loving mother, some good books, and a great friend and pen pal, and you might just disappear to the afterlife. Enjoy the ride.
The Blackest Omen #1
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
THE MARKET FIRES part one: The Blackest Omen is made up of notes from the madness that we all have within us. One mind and a billion trying to kill every last bit of pain in the world. The chills are a touch, the fibers of hunger a meal.
Anti-Psych
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 43,130. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
While locked up, Noah rejects what he calls the fraudulent, pseudo-science of psychiatry. He creates his grand ANTI-PSYCH MANIFESTO With his manifesto, he emerges as the leader of the gifted and commands them to destroy the mind control system.
Brane Child
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,070. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Brane Skip device may allow a spaceship to skip between layers of reality, bypass normal space, and avoid the universal speed limit—the speed of light. Lisa Chang, mission commander for its first crewed test, doesn't trust it. It seems like magic to her, and she doesn't believe in magic, not even after the ship skips to a fantasy version of Earth, complete with dragons, orcs, and wizards.
Kineosho Learns to Walk
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,320. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Kineosho Learns to Walk is about a young lion’s curious journey of self-discovery. Trained by a hard-core kung fu mouse, and accompanied by the wacky cast of an enchanted forest, does Kineosho have what it takes to overcome life’s many challenges? After all, dealing with the Great Rat Race, religiously fanatical moles, and a hoard of over-enthusiastic self-help gurus is no small joke.
The Totally Unauthorized Obamacare Joke Book - NEW 'We've Been Grubered' Edition
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 19,970. Language: American English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is the 2nd Edition of a collection of humor about Obamacare. Edgy and irreverent, the book takes dead aim all aspects of Obamacare with over 225 narrative jokes, Top 10 Lists, poems, haiku, puns, mock news releases, song parodies, etc. many of which were expanded or updated for the 2nd edition. Also includes some of the best Obamacare quips and one-liners from the late night talk shows.
Dia Linn - IV - Le Livre de Neve (Une Bealach)
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Series: Dia Linn, Livre 4. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 98,210. Language: French. Published: December 19, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Le tome IV de Dia Linn, Une Bealach, est la fin d’un monde. Les O’Callaghan et leurs proches – ceux qui survivront aux batailles, aux flambées de haine du Ku Klux Klan, aux premiers soubresauts de révolte de la vieille Irlande après la Famine, aux guerres indiennes… – ceux-là ne pourront, peut-être, pas échapper à une autre sorte de violence.
First Steps : Madrid Writers' Club Anthology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Each of the ten stories are written to depict a main character travelling, either in flight or on a journey of self-discovery. This collection takes the reader from Cuba to the Arctic to fantastical worlds, where animals talk and seals reveal their true nature. Airports and airplanes share pages with rowing boats, subways and horse-drawn carriages.
Devilry
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Series: The Richard Carter Novels, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 112,260. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young deer hunter spots something in the pre-dawn. He finds two bodies. As Richard Carter investigates, the motive seems clear—at first. A few days later, however, a landowner comes upon a horror that could have come from the Spanish inquisition. This murder was senseless, sadistic—pure devilry.
Flower On The Moon
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Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short vignette, about 1300 words. A vignette is not a story, but is a scene. In this scene, a very old man sits in his study and contemplates his end. It is an end he has brought on himself, out of frustration and discontent. And it is an end he is determined to share... with everyone else in the entire world.
Saving the Baby
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In this intense short story by Nicolas Z Porter, Gunnery Sergeant Ben Crowley is trapped between past and present, but what's so bad about trying to save a baby?
Twilight of the Banks
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this contemporary novel a marshal in Italy's Tax Police sets in motion a Euro 420 billion assessment against 10 big banks for their foreign exchange trading in Italy, which is deemed a form of bookmaking and so subject to the country's Unified Gambling Tax.
Old Secrets
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 67,250. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Old Secrets is a sexy, light-hearted romp through the world of antiques and fine art, written by an author with a sense of humour as well as a professional knowledge of the antiques world.
"The Namesake" Summarized and Analyzed
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Series: A Quick Guide ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
As a teenager, Gogol rejects his name because he finds it strange-sounding. In his college, he begins to use his public name Nikhil that becomes his permanent name.
Lifeboat
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Price: $4.45 USD. Words: 60,170. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
‘There were rumors going around. Whispers and stories about a way out of this place.’ Jen finds herself on a boat with six other passengers and is quite suddenly told that she has somehow died, and that she and her new companions must now brave the creatures of the river and their own missing memories to find the rumored way back to life. Life is hard. Apparently death is harder.