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The President's Ninja
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,120. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a White House filled with people vying for position and power, who can the President really trust? Perhaps a special ninja who finds unorthodox ways to bring about changes in the way things are done in Washington DC.
The Ant Farm
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Price: Free! Words: 75,010. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Gene Almsson is forced into retirement after more than thirty years traveling the country helping the poultry industry, he finds it hard to go from advising wealthy people and earning their praise to doing dishes and finding ways to pass the time. He doesn't like his new life and he likes it even less when his daughter and one year old granddaughter move in.
Heavy and Light Tales 2012
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,700. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Thirteen stories, 35,000 words. Themes of life and death, love and war, and how we adapt. This is an updated edition of my 2006 short story book, with some new stories and some old ones left out. 'Hunting Elephant' from the old book is now included as a fireside tale told by a character in 'In the Valley'the longest story.
A Silent Shore
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,470. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
On the eve of his 80th birthday, Francesco Corbelli reassembles his family at the ancestral home, 'Il Rifugio', on the shores of Lake Trasimeno in Italy. His children expect a celebration. They are not prepared for the litany of lies and deceits that their father is about to reveal. This is a family already in pieces - will the truth bring them together or tear them apart forever?
The Gospel of Ivan
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 35,080. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What does it mean to have perfect faith? How do we prove our loyalty to the ideals we hold dear? Follow Jack Korbanski, Ivan Piper and Earl Hading as each comes to terms with what it means to believe... and how much that belief can cost.
Let Them Eat Tea
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Price: Free! Words: 83,600. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
A political comedy romance sci-fi adventure set in the near future. The main character is a brilliant biochemist who relocates to a new job in the Caribbean after the LiberTEA government shuts down the CDC and NIH. With friends both on the islands and back in the USA, he fights against an epidemic that threatens every country with a Caribbean coastline.
Carousel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Carousel takes place in the Benito Juarez market of Oaxaca Mexico and a small hotel room where a bunch of psychonaut adventurers take an obscure, little known drug to experience the surprise of their lives. If Oaxaca City isn't psychedelic enough with its multi-cultural indigenous groups, delicious foods, and extraordinary art and design, the drug pushes on the limits of known reality.
Suicide Pact
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,910. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When all-around failure Coyote Black (not his real name) meets up with four other people to commit group suicide, he suddenly has a better idea: Since the doomed have nothing left to fear or lose, why not postpone their suicide one month, and in that time do whatever the hell they want? Alas he is, as said, a failure...so is it any wonder that things don't go as expected? An 89,000-word novel.
Tra Uncas e Robin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,860. Language: Italian. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Il libro si interroga sul mistero della morte e della vita. Il protagonista è un ottuagenario stanco di vivere perché colpito duramente negli affetti nell’ultimo segmento della sua esistenza. La sua personale istanza esistenziale si snoda in un viaggio a ritroso nei ricordi della sua giovinezza. Il viaggio è dunque un elemento simbolico che permea il testo, sia esso reale o spirituale, virtuale
My Bess
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,280. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012 by Savvy Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
You found The One. The One who made you happy just to be in their presence--The One who turned out to be oh so much more besides. So, why are you sitting all by yourself trying to make sense of what went wrong and whose fault it was? A story of what it means to take responsibility for one's own happiness.
a-Muse-me[a]nt
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
a Collection of Poetry and Prose
Field Walking
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Price: Free! Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a hit man crashes his car on the way to assassinate the Reverend Max Kingsley, a team of undercover police is sent to the New South Wales country town of Arajinna to protect him and his wife Judith. But Lenny d’Aratzio, who ordered the hit, is not about to give up his quest for revenge against the man who helped put him in gaol.
X Out Of Wonderland
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,240. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
X Out of Wonderland is a farce, modeled after Candide, that takes on the Global Free Market and just about every other aspect of contemporary life. Outrageous and poignant by turns, X is a satire with heart, and an intense and funny reading experience.
The Burning Citadel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,220. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Tamara stands one step past the pinnacle of her life. Her sworn enemies lie annihilated beneath her feet. But even on the threshold of victory and vindication, the destroyers of her past reach out and unleash an unspeakable horror to even the score and nullify not only her life's work, but her very existence. Her future, a gaping blackness for which she never provided a plan.
Mugs Birdsong's Crime Academy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,230. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
After being reformed for five years in the Wyoming pen, the celebrated criminal Mugs Birdsong decides to found a crime academy that will instruct lawmen on the ways of means of lawlessness. He sets up shop in an abandoned orphanage in Rock Springs, and soon is instructing classes in bank robbery, train robbery, and various other sterling occupations.
La Planta Sagrada
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Price: Free! Words: 79,640. Language: Spanish. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
La planta sagrada se inicia cuando un hippie de Oakland, California, elimina una jeringa de LSD a través de un inodoro previendo una redada policial, y luego sigue su improbable travesía de tres décadas hasta Los Yungas, Bolivia, el cordón umbilical entre los empinados Andes y la extensa Amazonía. La jeringa llega justo a tiempo para afectar la vida de dos norteamericanos que viajaron a La Paz.
Secondhand Millions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
I write to tell you about my novel, "Secondhand Millions," a story that has been custom crafted for current times. Louis Bexton has it all -- a lovely wife, amazing children, a large duplex in NYC, a second home in the Hamptons, and a successful career. But even with all this, there's something missing. Louis becomes bored with life, and starts to yearn for more. He wants to make a difference.
The Mysteries, A Novel of Ancient Eleusis
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Price: Free! Words: 132,180. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Available for the first time complete in one volume. Previously published in two volumes as Daughter of Darkness and The Dadouchos. In 480 BC, fifteen-year-old Melaina's biggest worry, she thinks, is wishing to follow Artemis and remain virgin when her mother and grandfather want her to marry and became a priestess. But when the Persians invade, the gods themselves have plans for Melaina.
Tinytown
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 127,460. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a dystopian England in the 2050s, where technology is used to shrink people who cannot pay size insurance, Tom Flack must fight for the rights of the small. But he has big enemies, including his ex-wife - TV's Tallulah Twinkleplum - and her grotesque brother Lloyd. This first novel includes intrigue, action, humour, drugs, sex, plastic surgery and hedgehogs - but not necessarily in that order.
The Philosopher
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
‘The Philosopher’ (John Hazzard), all the way from Australia, or some other God forsaken place, arrives in a small Pacific North Western town armed only with his wit, his radical vision of Philosophy, and his foreign accent. His mission? To challenge the community’s cherished values, traditions, politics and religious fundamentalism.