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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.
Melvin the Protester (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
It's love at first sight when Melvin sees an attractive protester, a black-and-white keffiyeh wrapped around her neck; and the next moment he finds himself in the midst of the protest, speaking some sort of truth to some sort of power, all thought of gainful employment cast aside in favor of a life of unending agitation against the current moment's outrage.
The Honor Code on Trial (Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Jeffrey, a BYU graduate student, is sent to deliver a blunt message from BYU to the Northeast Accreditation Commission, where he is introduced to the bizarre world of progressive academia with its fixation about privilege and its perpetual outrage over perceived offenses. One thing is clear: Everyone has a religion, and those who claim they don't are often among the fiercest of zealots.
The Foundations Codex
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,600. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In Earl Whit's life and for the majority of his fellow Americans the sky was literally falling and he immediately realized there was no hope on the horizon. He was just like everyone else, no longer trying to get ahead but now in permanent survival mode.
Shoot Down
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 180,950. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Shortly after takeoff, a jumbo jet explodes over the waters of Long Island. Witnesses claim the aircraft was shot down by a surface-to-air missile; the government insists a mechanical malfunction brought down the airplane.
The Fifth Lectern
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Price: $4.60 USD. Words: 88,900. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What if … UKIP were given a lectern in the debates in 2010? That was the starting point of The Fourth Lectern. But the repercussions didn’t stop there. What would have happened next? The outcome was different, so things would have been different – and rather unstable …
The Coalition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,350. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
This novel is the merger of reality and fiction taken to a higher level. The main characters are based on the lives of the authors. The counter-terrorist and terrorist form the basis for this tale bristling with believability because they are the living extensions of the men who wrote this book. This story projects where the global war on terror may be in a few years.
Promise of Joy
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 187,340. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
In The Promise of Joy, with his Vice President Ted Jason and his wife Beth Knox dead at the hands of an assassin, newly elected President Orrin Knox contends with a game of one-upmanship between the Soviet Union and China. The United States, guided by Knox’s inflexible will, begins to assist rebels seeking to break away from their Communist overlords...
Sun Rising In The West: Does Japan Buy California?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,870. Language: American English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Hypo To Helio Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
From an alternate future of the 1980s: In 2005, the president surprises the Senate with a treaty that sells California to Japan for $60 trillion. Nobody takes the treaty seriously—until California's Senator Matt Nakamura endorses it. But Matt's wife Barbara suspects the real reason behind his endorsement: he arm-twisted the promise of a huge bribe from Japan's ambassador.
Police Vs. The Public: Brutality Or Justice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
For some the police is friend and for others is foe.
War in a Golf Cart
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,590. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
War in a Golf Cart is a collection of four novellas that deals with the world we live in, like it or not. The themes covered are War, both large ones and small ones, reckless political ambition mixed with the usual self-serving rationalizations, youth trying to find its way in an unemployed world, and the demon that never dies known as substance abuse.
Final Hearing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,300. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
What would you do if the older brother that you looked up to was set up, indicted, and convicted for a crime he didn't commit? In a fit of anger, you too became a convicted felon. Together they are the defendants in two legal dramas that were dubbed "The Bribe & Burn Trials".
Stare Decisis (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A mutated kitten, magical dust, and a machete: What better way to explain how same-sex marriage has been beating common sense in the courtroom. Includes bonus story: "The Statue of Liberty Orders a Burger (and gets something completely different)" Short satire. (~2100 words)
2345: Uma Carta do Futuro
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 26, 2014 by UpliftingBooks Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
O que pode um homem do futuro, possivelmente dizer à humanidade vai evitar seu sofrimento e extinção?
Preserve and Protect
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,930. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The United States is thrown into chaos as the President is killed in a plane crash shortly after securing his party’s nomination in a hotly contested race for re-election. As suspicions are cast upon the circumstances of the place crash, the incumbent party quickly convenes to nominate a candidate in a storm of domestic and international chaos.
Infidel Bleedout: The Ebola-ISIS Gambit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Permuted Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The infamous jihadist organization known as ISIS wants to bring the United States to its knees. When public beheadings fail to achieve this goal, extremist fighters leave the sands of Syria and Iraq. Setting their sights on the dense rain forests of the Congo, they have but a single objective: to unleash upon the infidels a biological weapon unlike any the world.
The Fourth Lectern
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Price: Free! Words: 35,580. Language: British English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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What if … UKIP were given a lectern in the debates in 2010? They weren’t, of course. Not in our world. But in a world very similar to our own, where the tiniest of changes happened, they were. And things turned out rather differently … Read "The Fourth Lectern" to see just how different it would have been. Note: This book is a novella – a short novel (unlike its sequel, which is full-sized)
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.
You Never Had a Brother (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,380. 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)
Kinetic Sunset
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
From author Z. K. Rosson comes the breakout novel, Kinetic Sunset, a military thriller that explores the dark psychology of drone combat. Rosson's action-packed debut is a spell-binding story of morality, ruthlessness, loss, and survival that will have you on the edge of your seat until the very end.