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The King's Commander
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 109,930. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Shot down at the battle of Midway, Navy Lt. Jack Stewart loses his flight status and is ordered to a desk job in Washington, D.C. Enroute, the former Rhodes Scholar meets the Director of Operations for the newly formed Office of Strategic Services. At the same time, Winston Churchill and Franklin Roosevelt have been working to integrate their intelligence efforts against Hitler's Germany.
Alinda of the Loch
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 19,890. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Alinda of the Loch is the story of a Scottish highland princess who is the daughter of the famous fabled character, Sleeping Beauty. Alinda has fallen victim to the revenge of the Shadow Fairy, but unlike her mother, the young princess will not be spared. Her challenge will be to survive in a future with only her dragon Nessie to comfort her, and keep her safe.
A Faerie's History of Caledonia
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Price: Free! Words: 31,720. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Much more history than fiction, this is a factually accurate tale of Scotland and of her strange, northernmost region: Caledonia. But it is told from the perspective of one of the Wee Folk. So it reveals connections that have eluded or been ignored by many human historians. Here are the dramas and tragedies that have soured Scottish history. But here also is chivalry and hope to inspire us all.
Of Vicars and Tarts
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 85,860. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
A Camberwell vicar with a sideline in stand-up comedy is brutally murdered. His son, Jude – the baby-faced father of a child conceived in a moment of madness behind the bins on a council estate – is found guilty of a crime he didn’t commit. On the run after an inadvertent escape from prison, how is he going to prove his innocence and find his missing daughter? Dark, bloody, sad and funny.
Gurnèa
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: Italian. Published: December 19, 2010 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Gurnèa è un rione della città di Tropea. Nel 1495 era radura selvaggia di fitta boscaglia. I soldati francesi di Carlo VIII, in lotta contro gli Aragonesi per il dominio dell’Italia meridionale, assediarono l’imprendibile Tropea alleata con re Ferdinando II d’Aragona.
Il paese di Eolo
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 17,090. Language: Italian. Published: December 18, 2010 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Un romanzo breve ma profondo e ricco di riferimenti e riflessioni sull’amore, la vita, la religione, la natura, il male, la vendetta. C’è un po’ di tutto in questo Il paese di Eolo. La normale quotidianità di un piccolo paese turistico viene turbata da un brutto episodio di cronaca che distrugge per sempre una felice coppia del luogo, due innamorati della vita.
RED SKY IN THE MORNING
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Price: $4.71 USD. Words: 78,680. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010 by Magna Publishing. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
England. The year is 1610. The idyllic calm of a sleepy village has been ripped apart. The bodies of local children have been discovered, ritually mutilated in local woods. The villagers believe it is the work of witches, unknown souls that could be living amongst them in their very own community.
Mai amato abbastanza
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 59,080. Language: Italian. Published: December 12, 2010 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Luca è figlio di genitori separati e perennemente in contrasto; se la madre è uscita di-strutta dalla separazione, il padre s’è già ricreato una nuova famiglia. Quando Luca s’innamora di Sofia, scopre nel loro rapporto l’unica ragione di felicità. In un caldo pomeriggio d’estate egli è determinato a incontrare Sofia.
La rumena
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 39,030. Language: Italian. Published: December 10, 2010 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Siamo alla fine degli anni ‘80 in un piccolo paese della Val Camonica. La vita di una famiglia ‘normale’ viene sconvolta da una eredità eccezionale: centinaia di titoli al portatore da svariati milioni di lire ciascuno. Tutto questo denaro, però, non servirà ai Telleri per godersi la vita, anzi questo sarà il preludio alle disavventure di Andrea, il loro unico figlio.
The Whispering Wind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
An ass is a humble observer in the lives of two heroic masters on opposite sides of a bloody battle during World War One. For decades beyond that battle, the memories drift upon the whispering wind, lingering in the shadows of the unseen.
L'ascesa di Veneranda
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Veneranda nasce in una famiglia precaria e disunita, senza certezze e senza prospettive. Cresce affidata alle cure ed alla protezione della nonna materna come un meraviglioso fiore nel deserto, in una povera e misera provincia del Sud, appena raggiunta dai venti della modernità e convertita alle mode propinate dai nuovi mezzi di comunicazione.
Encounters in Paris - A Collection of Short Stories
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Series: The Ellery Roulet Stories, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Ellery Roulet, a 35-year-old African-American PR executive living in Paris thinks she has the perfect life until trouble enters her world via job loss, infidelity, and death. When Ellery’s world changes at five different periods of time over a ten-year span, she quickly learns that it is how she chooses to deal with life’s trickiest situations that shapes her soul.
Drawing God?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Professor Hue-Bris, a vocal atheist, finds himself lost in an unfamiliar landscape. Is it a dream or something else? If you appreciate this short story, then you are asked, if you are able, to make a small donation to a charity of your choice.
Lena
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 65,680. Language: Italian. Published: November 30, 2010 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Una storia fatta di tante storie. La storia di un uomo emarginato dall’avversa parte politica, confinato nel ghetto degli esclusi, respinto dal contesto umano, privato della dignità del lavoro che, quasi mendico, trova, nel momento più squallido della sua caduta, il soccorso dell’a-more, del vero amore che lo lega per tutta la vita e lo rigenera.
Fatti non foste a viver come bruti
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 68,110. Language: Italian. Published: November 29, 2010 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Il giovane Mommo, superbo della sua prestanza e della sua intelligenza, è in cerca di rivalsa verso un piccolo sodalizio, snob ed esclusivo, di amici, suoi coetanei, che un tempo lo avevano umiliato negandogli la loro amicizia ed il loro cameratismo. Egli riesce col tempo ad “agganciarli” con il fascino del suo carisma e con la fama dei suoi successi nel rapporto con l’altro sesso.
The Dark Rose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,150. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When,in 1730,Isaac Forrester set out on his first and only sea voyage, he had no idea that it would have such far reaching effects on his future life. Twenty years later his daughter is missing, old friends are dying in suspicious circumstances, and the only link is that journey. The Dark Rose is a story of adventure, slavery, compassion, romance, jealousy, prejudice, revenge and highway robbery.
Geenna
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 62,200. Language: Italian. Published: November 29, 2010 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
In un indefinito centro turistico del Sud d’Italia, i personaggi di Geenna – la biblica valle nei pressi di Gerusalemme, simbolo del male in assoluto sulla Terra e luogo dove la Misericordia divina non arriva – lottano per realizzare i sogni della propria esistenza, chi nel bene, chi nel male.
War Merchant
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Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Orr has become rich and powerful. Now he finds himself languishing in a notorious prison. Before the end will he fully understand the suffering he has caused and the price he must pay? Note to reader - if you appreciated this short story please, if you are able, make a small donation to a charity of your choice.
Father's Last Joke
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You set the price! Words: 83,770. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Christened Martha Sophia, officially registered as Estelle, called Pat from teenage. Born 1902 in USA, back to UK in 1907, she always wanted to say 'Califormia here I come'! Eventually she did, but what a lifetime in between. I am her son, and I am still amazed.
The Marseille Scrolls
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Series: The Jeanne Marie DeNord Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 83,040. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
2009: a cache of 1st century scrolls is discovered in Southern France. Jeanne-Marie, the archeological team translator, realizes that some of the scrolls are a woman’s journal, telling a tale disturbingly different from known records. Jeanne hunts for answers, but finds only questions. She needs answers soon, for others intend to bury the scrolls for another 2000 years, and maybe Jeanne too.