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From the Ashes of Courage
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 53,080. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Gail Bishop is a headstrong, driven, single-minded businesswoman, a successful independent professional at only 29 years old. But she still feels empty. Eddie Chase is a fun-loving real-estate agent who made a mint in the boom market, now fast running out of money. And their friends set them up on a blind date, unaware that many years ago, they were once married to each other...
Beside The Brook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,200. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2010 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Kirsten takes a job in the idyllic Marlborough Sounds, caring for a seven year old girl. Sarah is a bright child, but her overbearing Grandmother, has ideas for her grandchild that Kirsten does not agree with. To make things worse Kirsten is faced with Sarah's often absent father Jamie and her roguish uncle Tyler. Drawn in, Kirsten soon finds there is more to their story than meets the eye.
Riding The Hurricane
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,900. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2010 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Cassie finds herself alone for the first time. Half way between an adult daughter, and a husband she cannot go back to. She decides she belongs to neither, and meets the colourful Louise and her son Nick, who help her find what she needs to make a life in Christchurch. As Cassie finds her feet she faces a past that will not leave her alone, and a man who wants more than she is willing to give.
The Gift of Fury
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Price: Free! Words: 71,330. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Being a paranormal investigator is dangerous work. Luckily, Count has Kara, a beautiful guardian angel to help him. This time Count finds himself at odds with a powerful sorcerer who wants to bring back the golden age of magic. To do so, means unleashing horrors best left forgotten. Count isn't about to let that happen.
Soul Believers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,350. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
LOVE IS DEAD. It's nothing more than a romantic notion sold to the foolish fans of Hollywood that are willing to believe in it. It's an idea, an emotion played upon by movie producers and writers to sell more stories; something that makes life harder for the rest of us reality-dwelling, non-dreamers... or that’s what I thought.
O N C E-----Ask me anything, not Love
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 40,090. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
What would you do if you hurt the woman you loved beyond what is in human nature to forgive? That is the problem that Morkel has to overcome.
Palabras y Compañía
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: Spanish. Published: March 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
Selección de poemas que presenta un vistazo íntimo a las experiencias contemporáneas que definen y transforman a los seres humanos. Algunas piezas, escritas en primera persona, crean la sensación de que la autora puso en palabras los pensamientos más recónditos del lector.
The Widow's Granddaughter
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You set the price! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
A short story by J. Timothy King. A love-'em-and-leave-'em young woman finds her life taking a turn for the better, after she seduces a man as a bribe to help her grandmother. (Cover photo: http://www.flickr.com/photos/shandilee/)
Make a Move
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,990. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Set in a seedy district of Paris, MAKE A MOVE is a slacker-thriller, its reluctant heroes operating with consummate indifference and bleak, occasionally childish humour. Told across six episodes, each a tale in itself, this is a story of beautiful spies and dirty pimps, of petty theft and cinematic history, of strained integrity and callous betrayal. “How can you not love it here?”
Ruthless in Seattle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,600. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
What happens when ghosts of the past are not only your friends, but also your avengers? "The murdered do haunt their murderers, I believe. I know that ghosts have wandered on earth. Be with me always—take any form—drive me mad! Only do not leave me in this abyss, where I cannot find you!" - Emily Bronte, 'Wuthering Heights'