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A Companion for Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,320. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2009. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A Regency Romance. Penryth Bowen knows Lily Leigh is in need of rescue, but saving her means making her his wife. He’s undecided until he discovers Lily has been battered black and blue, but true kindness is a condition that requires self knowledge of one’s motives and an understanding that even well meant actions can have unforeseen consequences that are anything, but kind.
Stray
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,210. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A gritty novel with an edge yet surprisingly gentle and sweet, Stray will take you through the dog fighting dens and crack houses of Detroit where Stray souls can find connections in the most unusual of places.
PLACES; Eight Place Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
These stories explore the relationship between physical places and the lives of people in them or affected by them. The places – an abandoned factory, a lonely beach in winter, an old water tank, a beer joint, a cemetery and others – elicit all kinds of responses from all kinds of characters. Different stories are funny, creepy, sad, heart-warming, subtly erotic. All are thought-provoking.
Entangled in Darkness
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(3.38 from 16 reviews)
This was supposed to be the time of her life. Annalyn Johanssen was done with high school, done with living at home with her overbearing family. Moved out and now roommates with her best friend of forever, Annalyn was starting university. A new beginning, she thought. But as much as she hoped to get away from the unhappiness of adolescence, she soon found herself spiraling into darkness.
Redeeming a Rake
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,300. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
Geoffrey Lyndsey Grayson, the thirteen Duke of Lyndhurst, is trapped in an emotional winter. His childhood dream of finding love is frozen under thick sheets of ice along with his heart. He feels nothing but discomfort as he passively waits for death to end the nothingness. He knows it's too late for love...
Conditional Voluntary
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Series: Simon and Melanie, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 55,200. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Patrick Coyne feels like he’s safe from the drug authorities as a patient in a mental hospital during the late 1980s. He even calms down an angry young girl and thinks his love life is about to improve. Will legally prescribed drugs end his paranoia? And why won’t the staff let him have a girlfriend?
At the First Fall of Snow
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 150,570. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The German Cardinal Karl Richter, the Vatican’s most talented theologian, politician and apologist, has been invited to spend some days with Professor Matthew O’Keefe at his home on the Gulf of Mexico. O’Keefe nurtures one ambition – to become The Moral Voice of America. In order to get national attention he needs a major cause, and the Catholic Church becomes his target.
Blood
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,120. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Seven apprehensive thirteen-year-olds enter a famous Public School as members of Ansell’s, the most prestigious House. The reader is inducted with them into claustrophobic, arcane, degenerated traditions which educate them intellectually, morally and sexually into ruined senior boys who precipitate the shocking tragedy and its shameful aftermath which still haunts the narrator.
Barnabé
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Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 63,660. Language: French. Published: November 9, 2012 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Barnabé est un homme-enfant, un handicapé mental, qui est embauché par la mairie de Montdunon. Parce que « un fonctionnaire, c’est quelqu’un d’instruit », Barnabé décide d’écrire un livre pour raconter ce qu’il voit, ce qu’il vit. Et puis les témoignages et les réactions s’enchaînent. Et il s’en passe des choses à Montdunon !
A Light in the Darkness
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,100. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by Black Velvet Seductions Publishing Company. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
In A Light in the Darkness, the inaugural anthology from the authors of WOCA, a dark world awaits you. Spanning centuries of time, encircling the globe, and running the gamut from eerie historical fiction to gritty urban fantasy to page-scorching erotic romance, these authors unflinchingly dissect the horror of child abuse in all its forms.
The Tunge Pit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,170. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
'The Tunge Pit is an American tapestry with a common dark thread. It winds and twists revealing a hidden landscape of fear, paranoia, helplessness and raw emotion. It will show you things you didn't want to look at, yet you will not put it down.' ~~ Ron S. - New York City
Women From Venus
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,340. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The author of FIXER has created a magnificent quartet of short novels about ordinary people who are faced with life-and-death struggles. WOMEN FROM VENUS is a psychological thriller about alien kidnappings. THE MAN WHO COULD NOT MAKE UP HIS MIND is a hilarious satire about New York society. THE STAMP is a crime thriller. I'LL TAKE MANHATTAN is a comedy about Native Americans.
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!
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 Uninvited
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,380. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Kacey Miller is on the run. Stumbling upon a heinous crime scene one sleepless night, she is drawn into an investigation where both the suspects and investigators are tormented by bizarre, supernatural experiences. She must decipher her own visions and nightmares, which forces her to confront long-denied, deep-seated, and secretive guilts—as well as her own connection with the murderers.
Beneath the Cap
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,050. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Walk in the shoes of those police who suffer the most... follow a day in their lives and the next thirteen and a half hours will seem like a lifetime. Is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, a genuine psychological illness or a weakness? YOU DECIDE... Based on real life events, this is a story of several officers and their very personal struggle with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
What Beauty
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 182,280. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A story of art, obsession and ego. Minus Orth walks dogs for a living & sculpts for his life. He’s creating a unique sculpture cycle: Mythical Gods in Their Twilight. He has a girlfriend who’s itching to get married. His friend owns artistic success that’s inspiring and a thorn. Then Minus sees Karen Kosek, a 60s & 70s culture critic, who is now a bag lady. Or is she? This mystery he must unravel.
Fall
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,350. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Seven apprehensive thirteen-year-olds enter a famous Public School as members of Ansell’s, the most prestigious House. The reader is inducted with them into claustrophobic, arcane, degenerated traditions which educate them intellectually, morally and sexually into ruined senior boys who precipitate the shocking tragedy and its shameful aftermath which still haunts the narrator.
American Dream
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,640. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young artist living in poverty finds himself in line to inherit a family castle. Follow his journey to overcome clinical depression and claim a place in his family with his son. In this character study, scientist author J.J.Brown explores healing of creativity for people with emotional illness.
Circle of Life: Diary of a Mystic Vagabond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: American English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
During the cold war Mihai finds himself an orphan and a new immigrant in America. When there is a shooting during their daring escape attempt on the border of Yugoslavia and Italy only Mihai manages to escape. He finds himself in America alone and without a clear purpose, playing poker and using his magic to get by. Mihai is discovering that he is also a natural magician. Through the power of his