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Chronicle 2022
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Series: Chronicle, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,610. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by Michael Simms. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A whole new journey begins, but for millions, the journey ends. In this ninth year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a futuristic recording device, Andrew Woodmaker gets a closer involvement with the British space program. Nobody knows if it is a work of fiction or a true record of how things happened, and will happen. By reading the diary, some things may have already begun to change.
Passage [La Trilogie Mystique 1]
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Price: $3.44 USD. Words: 21,710. Language: French. Published: September 22, 2014 by Benjamin Nemopode. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Un roman sur la théorie du genre qui ne vous laissera pas indifférent. Un homme se réveille un matin en train de se transformer en femme. Comment va-t-il vivre cette mutation ?
This Album Full of Angles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,880. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Northern Ireland, present day. Derek seeks help with strange visions and finds a man who seems to be legendary giant Finn McCool. Finn sulks, haunted by a nebulous foreigner named Patrick, but agrees to help as a favor. They have powerful allies—Derek’s friend Iola finds a great healing force, for instance—but will it be enough to survive a world so so terrifying that even gods doubt the future?
La blonde au "Chant d'arômes" (Les Trois Âges - Volume 3)
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Series: Les Trois Âges, Volume 3. Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: French. Published: September 20, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ce soir-là, il observait l’assemblée avec un regard triste. Il savait qu’il était un un nourrisson rescapé du Vel d’hiv. Aujourd’hui, le temps avait passé et on le retrouvait accoudé au bar d’un appartement des Champs-Élysées. « La blonde au “Chant d’arômes” » est le dernier tome de la trilogie « Les trois âges », une saga qui suit une famille franco-italienne de 1908 à l’aube du XXIe siècle.
Thrice Dead
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
How would you react if you were told your sister was dead? Probably not the same way you would react if you were told on three different occasions that she was dead. This short story describes how one woman was pronounced dead three different times in a series of mix ups. And how her sister dealt with the loss.
Journey of Josephus
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,210. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014 by G. J. Phoenix. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Father Josephus is determined to find an answer to save his country ... but will he sacrifice a child to do it?
You Never Had a Brother (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man's memories must deal with his brother's rejection of reality. Short story. (~2900 words)
The Golden Age
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A culprit looks back on the world that forms a detective story and his role in it..
Pinto and Sons
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This ironic comedy by the author of the acclaimed Leib Goldkorn series and "King of the Jews" follows Pinto, a Hungarian Jew and former medical student, who takes the wrong ship and winds up out West during the craze of the California Gold Rush. Never discouraged, he tries to bring scientific enlightenment to a band of boys from the local Modoc Indian tribe. His efforts largely turn back on Pinto.
The Steel Box
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Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A strange story about a woman that shows the secret of the universe through a magic trick.
Granny Mose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
They say gold can bring out the true character of a man, but how deep does that true character go? Read this intense short story by Eric Stringer and find out.
Miss Tory and the Gray House
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Price: Free! Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A women appears out from a dark forest and find herself in the land of spirits. it is a land where Death is a kind soul and Purgatory is a bed and breakfast.
The Reflectory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,980. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A husband and wife, mourning the loss of their child... A revered genius, murdered inside his own creation... A centuries-old invention, with the key to ultimate enlightenment. Step onto the grounds of a secluded estate... and fall into the extraordinary.
Screwtape Lost and Found – The Business of Democracy’s Eidolons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Democracy is replete with below average politicians, right? And they are below average because their Demons thrive in Democracy, right? These wraiths, over whom democratic idealism weeps, come and go; and come again. By the author of Colin’s Head Bumps and Aphrodite’s Cold.
Papa's Gift
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,680. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Ian Barrett MacLogan was a fighter pilot and amateur adventurer with insatiable curiosity. He had studied under a Spiritual teacher known as a Spiritual Traveler. Ian gained personal experiences within the subtle universes many call their Heavens.
Einstein's Formula
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,090. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Tyrone Broadbent is a student composing music late one night when he hears a noise outside of his window. He finds a young girl lost, confused, and unable to tell him who she is. He learns she suffers from a debilitating sickness that requires constant medication.
Lucky People
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Price: Free! Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A short story focused on three people, one tragedy, and one foggy night on a bridge. Lucky People is a story of great loss and overwhelming guilt.
Les Prophéties
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,700. Language: French. Published: September 11, 2014 by AlterPublishing Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Les Prophéties nous sont parvenues grâce à des centaines d’éditions, la complexité de la langue de Nostradamus (mélange de français, de latin et d’occitan), ayant conduit à toutes sortes de traductions, sans compter les interprétations plus ou moins hasardeuses qui en sont tirées. Pourtant, aucun essai ni aucune interprétation n’en remplacent la lecture du texte authentique.
A Settled Grave
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
This is an intense psychological suspense story by Nicolas Z Porter. Having just buried one child, how far will you go to get another one?
That Not So Secret Inspiration
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You set the price! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A meditation on the inspiring moments to be found in the world, and how we should seize upon them in order to understand ourselves and the universe around us.