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Dead Soul (In Her Name: The Last War, Book 3) by Michael R. Hicks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,970. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Three years after the brutal first contact encounter with the alien Kreelan Empire, the human Confederation is desperate, and President McKenna orders the military to deliver a victory to give humanity hope. But the overwhelming firepower that they plan to bring to bear on the Kreelans may not be enough. For this time, Ichiro Sato and his companions face the deadliest Kreelan warrior yet...
Phnom Penh Noir by Christopher G. Moore
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 100,410. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Many noir anthologies have inspired writers and publishers around the world to gather novelists to set noir stories in a city. When it comes to noir, not all cities are equal. The history of genocide and dislocation sets Phnom Penh apart from other places. What other city in modern times was emptied of all of his people at gun point, a city abandoned and left as a ghost town?...
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad: Text and Critical Introduction by Ray Moore
Series: Text and Critical Introduction. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 107,550. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Everything you need in one book! This is the perfect edition for the student or general reader providing, in a single volume, a comprehensive analysis of "Heart of Darkness". The book includes the full text, guiding questions, detailed notes, chapters on the biographical, historical, philosophical and literary background, a detailed commentary and an analysis of critical reaction to the text.
The Marriage Tree by Christopher G. Moore
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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 ...
The Lady Lu by Decatur Clary
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,960. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
When a man too good to live meets a man too evil to die, all Tate’s Hell breaks loose. Bill Steele leaves a loving family, friends and his boat, the ‘Lady Lu’. LeRoi leaves death and destruction in his wake when he escapes into Tate’s Hell. Bill’s family has to learn to live without him. LeRoi learns that Tate’s Hell is … well, hell.
Choices Made: Fathers and Sons by Christine McMahon
Series: Choices Made, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,310. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(Book 2) After three years on the streets, Jamy MacGregor-aka: Lord Chance, tries to break free of his past to find a relationship with his biological father whom he has never met. Ideological dreams of family presses him toward a man who sees him as 'white trash'. Facing trauma, betrayal, and grave disappointment, Jamy wades through his ideas of family to make a demanding choice. Should he stay?
Pont-au-Change Volume I: Resurrections by Arlene C. Harris
Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,860. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history(5.00 from 2 reviews)
October 31, 1855. En route to exile on the Isle of Guernsey, French author Victor Hugo loses the trunk containing his work-in-progress, Les Misérables, overboard in an accident. Luckily, the man responsible for the mishap is the very subject of the work, Jean Valjean! Together they attempt to recreate the book, with the reluctant aid of Valjean's traveling companion: the former Inspector Javert
Revolving Doors by Kim Matics
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 148,660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in Thailand, Revolving Doors is the companion piece of Behind the Folding Fan focusing on Old and New Japan. Revolving Doors finds the hero exploring a new country to him as he tries to reconnect with his soul-mate.
Something Like Winter by Jay Bell
Series: Something Like..., Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,550. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(4.83 from 6 reviews)
When Tim meets recklessly brave Benjamin Bentley, a whole new world opens up to him—love, sex, warmth…home. Certain that society won’t understand what they have together, Tim struggles to protect their relationship. As his lies push Ben away, Tim learns that the greatest enemy can come from within. Something Like Winter is the companion novel to Something Like Summer.
Steel Tiger by Mark Berent
Series: WINGS OF WAR, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 172,160. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
USAF Major Court Bannister, SF LtCol Wolf Lochert, and USAF Lt. Toby Parker are at new posts: Bannister in Test Pilot School at Edwards AFB; Wolf Lochert at Lang Tri, Vietnam carrying out covert operations in Laos: Toby Parker in pilot training at Randolph AFB. A Russian fighter pilot trains North Vietnamese pilots. Israeli fighter pilots decisively defeat Egyptian forces in the 1967 war.
The Book of Lapism, Deluxe Edition by Phil Geusz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 158,070. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015 by Legion Printing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
If biotech can sculpt the body, can it also shape the mind. . . and soul? That was the challenge laid before Dr. Aaron Thomas by his latest client, to shape him into a gentler, more loving being, inside and out. But the world is not a kind and gentle place, and as one man’s search for truth inspires a movement, will a kinder, gentler people be able to survive and face the challenges ahead?
Pont-au-Change Volume IV: Honor by Arlene C. Harris
Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 187,490. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In this fourth part of the continuation of Victor Hugo's Les Misérables, Hugo learns the details of the lives of the people he would immortalize in his masterwork from the very subjects themselves: while Jean Valjean and Javert fight to return to Europe after being waylaid to Australia, an old enemy returns to wreak havoc on Marius and Cosette's growing family.
Promises by Wendi Sotis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 157,440. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Romance » Regency(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Elizabeth Bennet and Fitzwilliam Darcy meet as children. Over the years, their feelings for each other grow and promises are made, but unfortunate circumstances keep them apart. Will misunderstandings and mistaken impressions divide Elizabeth and William forever?
Pont-au-Change Volume III: Adrift by Arlene C. Harris
Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 208,900. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history(5.00 from 1 review)
The third volume of the Pont-au-Change series. Victor Hugo continues to write his masterwork Les Misérables while he becomes familiar with the people he will immortalize: Jean Valjean and his family. But not everyone welcomes Hugo's curiosity, especially as Valjean relates to Hugo how he and Javert encountered an old acquaintance and how Marius rediscovered something long thought lost to him...
Pont-au-Change Volume II: Sanctuary by Arlene C. Harris
Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 180,710. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 1855, while Victor Hugo continues to write Les Misérables on the Isle of Guernsey, he learns the story of Jean Valjean's continuing journey, taking him and his companion, the former Inspector Javert, from France in 1833 to Dickensian England and from there to the walled city of Québec, where in 1837 another attempted revolution threatens him and those around him.
Playing Dirty Mind Games by Louise Paine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,730. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Legacy Publishing Group LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Six months after being discharged from The Clever-field Mental Health Clinic and supposedly on the mend, Sydney Henderson finds herself on the brink of self-destruct. Situations heighten when Brittany and Shelly, her gorgeous yet scandalous childhood friends reunite with her and triggers her uncontrollable disorder; once again forcing her to play a high stakes game that almost claims her life.
A Stampede of Westerns - A Fourteen Novel Bundle of Traditional and Weird Westerns by Tim Champlin, Bill Crider, Loren D. Estleman, Jack Ketchum, Joe R. Lansdale, Melvin Litton, Marcus Pelegrimas, Tom Piccirilli, Bill Pronzini, Al Sarrantonio, Steven Savile, Steve Vernon, Paul Victor Wargelin, & David Niall Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 785,960. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Western
A Stampede of Westerns features fourteen novels, novellas, and collections of the old west. Some are mysteries, some are traditional westerns, and a couple are Weird Westerns, but all are chock-full of cowboys, horses, guns and adventure from some of the western genre's best-selling authors.
War Plan Crimson by Michael Cnudde
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,950. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 1 review)
We were lucky. In our history, Franklin Roosevelt quietly and easily suppressed the 1933 Business Plot, a little-known attempt by a group of Wall Street power brokers to overthrow and replace him with a homeland fascist government. What if we weren't lucky? What it the coup plotters succeeded beyond their wildest dreams and placed a homegrown Hitler in the White House, bent on conquest?
Searchlights and Shadows by Martin Turnbull
Series: The Garden of Allah. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,230. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » War
The dark days of Pearl Harbor loom over Los Angeles, and posters warn Hollywoodites that loose lips sink ships. MGM screenwriter, Marcus Adler, needs to come up with a sure-fire hit. Gwendolyn Brick dreams of opening her own dress store, but it threatens to drag her back into the orbit of Bugsy Siegel. Columnist, Kathryn Massey survival depend on a place nobody’s heard of: Las Vegas.
Know Not Why: A Novel by Hannah Johnson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Howie gets a job at a hokey arts ‘n crafts store to meet girls. Instead, he meets Arthur. Sure, Arthur is smart and charming and has distractingly magnificent eyelashes, but there’s no getting away from one troublesome fact: he’s a dude. And Howie, who’s spent the past twenty-two years being strictly unexceptional, isn’t about to shake up his whole (mediocre) existence now. ... Right?