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With Grace Under Pressure
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,350. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
An inspiring and heartwarming story, With Grace Under Pressure, set primarily in contemporary Chicago, follows the inter-twining lives of five women as part of a community of runners. It is the strength of one woman, Gracie Carlson, that ties these stories of self-realization and survival together as she leads them to transformations beyond anything they had dreamed possible.
Sky Lark
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,270. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Summer 1914 Irish Nurse Emily Halpin marries Charles Eyre. He enlists with Emily’s brother Tom and friend William bound for France. Soon Tom is killed, followed by the disappearance of Charles. Frantic with worry and determined to find Charles, Emily and best friend Jane join the Nursing Corps. Her efforts to protect the men in her care irrespective of their nationality almost led to disaster...
Simple Machines
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,290. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014 by Slaughter House Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Master Sergeant Joseph Cevera is a respected man, decorated hero and feared leader of one of the most highly trained and lethal army units in the Afghanistan conflict. What happens when the unbreakable is broken? We see this erupting world through the eyes of a seasoned warrior as he is pushed to the edge of his humanity.
Insurgent: Book 2 of America's Future
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 161,920. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In a small town south of Charleston, West Virginia, Corporal Jim Turville meets a young ballet dancer who dreams of moving beyond her small coal mining town. As the young couple grows closer, their love and their lives will be at risk as insurgents move to disrupt the town with shocking violence.
All For This
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Series: Here and Now, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,810. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In book 3 of the Here and Now series, a spin-off of the New York Times and USA Today bestselling New Hope series, Hanna Thompson must decide if she can commit to one man while still trying to let go of another.
The Rose of Cikembang
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,650. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
First published in 1927 as Bunga Roos dari Tjikembang, Kwee Tek Hoay’s The Rose of Cikembang is an excellent example of the so-called peranakan literature of the Netherlands East Indies that flourished between 1900 and the Japanese Occupation beginning in 1942. Highly sentimental in tone, the novel is rich in many of the controversial themes that Kwee was famous for.
Belle City
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 185,830. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Whitepoint Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This saga of love, land and loss is told from the disparate perspectives of Ruth Thatcher, who is Black, and Jonas Thatcher, who is White, and spans nearly a century. During the course of their lifetimes, Ruth and Jonas-- and their respective families have prospered-- but it is left for their descendants to come to grips with the long-unacknowledged truth that the two families are actually one.
Left Turn at Cloud 9
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Still stinging from an unhappy divorce, Emma can only dream of soaring to new heights, until an unexpected package arrives on her doorstep. How does a confirmed recluse juggle attractive men, priceless Russian jewels, ageless relatives, angry fathers, and tea that has rather… curious properties? What would you do if you inherited a century's worth of mysteries?
Lover, Husband, Father, Monster – Book 2, His Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,500. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by G. & E. Johnstone Pty Ltd. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
Told in two voices, a powerful tale of love, deception and shattered dreams as a well-meaning marriage collapses, rushing toward a chilling climax. In Book 2, His Story, Stuart gives his quite different view of events as his marriage to Jennifer falls apart. Who is right? Who is wrong? How does it come to such a tragic finish? A vengeful end that leaves the reader breathless.
High Roads Through Lowland
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 77,000. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Forbidden knowledge has kept us subservient to flawed human perceptions for centuries, but the original creators are returning now to set the record straight - once and for all.
Atom Heart John Beloved
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Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 66,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Atom Heart John Beloved chronicles the lives of two boys who become friends at age thirteen. The story is told by eighteen-year-old John, who quietly whispers to his best friend one night in bed, "Do me." John's narrative voice is one of the most unique in gay literature. Atom Heart John Beloved is literate, intimate, erotic, and delightful, delivering unexpected moments of grace.
The Undergraduates: an aftermath of love
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,440. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Shawn sits at the edge of his bed, staring out his third floor window; a married woman is asleep under his covers. He begins to reflect with a mix of nostalgia and despair on this situation, on a recently dissolved relationship, on tomorrow, on yesterday. Cinematic and literary, The Undergraduates brims with truth and immediacy climaxing with a wildly powerful commentary on our urban condition.
Called
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Price: $8.98 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Paul is from elsewhere. The dreams of home have haunted him for years and now they insist that he remember. As he allows himself to remember, he begins to understand why he has come to Earth and what changes are meant for the planet. ^^^^^ CALLED is the first volume of "OTHER WORLDS: The Series. Written as fiction, but based on fact, this series has received high praise and endorsements.
Nathan's Story
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Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 33,930. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Luke Hartwell, author of the award-winning novel Atom Heart John Beloved, returns with a second look at its characters with Nathan narrating. Readers of the first book will find some situations familiar, but Nathan is not John, and his story is his own. Hartwell's unexpected plot twists will surprise and delight, all the while remaining true to his fundamental theme: love as a state of grace
Amazed by her Grace, Book III
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 92,200. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(4.00 from 1 review)
For any teacher who’s ever had a student pet comes the story of Grace, the admired P.E. teacher and coach whose wall of fascinating aloofness and privacy begins to fall when she meets the shy, disarming, gifted student athlete Tracy. What the beautiful Miss Grace doesn't want Tracy to find out is that not everything that glitters in Grace's life is gold.
Butterfly Jar
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,070. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 1 review)
With all the rhythm, poetry, and pain of a Black girl's childhood in South Central LA, Jalondra Davis tells the story of Tanis Sutton, who dreams of having happy parents, straight hair, and an ice-cream colored house on the west side of town. In this coming-of-age story set against the backdrop of the LA 92 riots, Tanis struggles with first boyfriends, schoolyard cliques, and family secrets.
The Queen's Assassin
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 99,400. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The plans of the Dark Brotherhood reach a crescendo as magical murder is unleashed in the conquered city of Halim. While the fate of the civilised world hangs in the balance, Rik must do battle with dragons, super-human killers and the sinister squid-like Elder Race known only as the Quan. In his quest for vengeance, Rik must now face the deadliest threat of all; his monstrous, inhuman father.
Thorn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,850. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.00 from 1 review)
For Princess Alyrra, choice is a luxury she’s never had. Forced to accept a match with a powerful foreign prince, Alyrra leaves home for her new land. But powerful men have powerful enemies—and now, so does Alyrra. When a magical attack leaves her stranded behind another woman's face, Alyrra must choose whether to start her life anew or fight for a prince she's never met.
Fall To You
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Series: Here and Now, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,490. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In book 2 of the Here and Now series, a spin-off of Lexi Ryan's New York Times and USA Today bestselling New Hope series, Hanna Thompson finds herself torn between the man who stole her heart and wants to let her go and the man who broke her heart and wants to be her future.
The Marriage Tree
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
It’s okay for Thais to believe in ghosts—it’s their birthright. But why is Vincent Calvino seeing ghosts, and why are they so angry? Calvino is haunted by a series of deaths in Rangoon and Bangkok, when he stumbles onto a new murder case—but is it a new case, or an old one returned from the dead? A murder investigation leads Calvino inside an underworld network smuggling Rohingya ...