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Lucie
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: French. Published: February 27, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jean se souvient. De l’Afrique mystérieuse où il vécut, ignorant de ses secrets et de ses cicatrices. D’une femme, manipulatrice, avec qui s’engage une relation ambiguë et dangereuse. De la mine où il s’égare, au cœur d’un conflit sans fin. Il va plonger dans cette histoire et tenter d’en faire une aventure dont il serait le héros. Mais y parviendra-t-il ?
Sailing with Hunters
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Essays
Adventure, danger, tragedy, hardship and humour on the Arctic fishing grounds. This story is a must for all who are interested in the sea or an aspect of life in the 1950s Highly acclaimed by readers in the fishing industry. "Fascinating Story," Dave Buckley, Trawler Historian, Fleetwood Weekly News. "Charlie tells it like it was," Jim Porter, Fleetwood Marine Heritage Trust.
Now and Then
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Price: Free! Words: 39,240. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Jay is running. Twelve, orphaned and a deadly assassin, she moves silently through Farrow's Wood, with escape her only objective. But the past isn't far behind - what happens NOW will be decided by what happened THEN, and Jay must decide which she fears the most.
Oscar Hazelnut and the Metal Dogtectors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,290. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Almost twelve-year-old Oscar Hazelnut has no idea that the two puppies his Dad found in the hedge are the world’s last surviving Metal Dogtectors. Soon he is plunged into a magical and perilous world of buried Saxon treasure, talking animals, ruthless villains and the enchanted Golden Dog…and that’s even before he discovers the terrifying secret of The Extinction Club!
Billie the Kid
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Fearless tomboy, Billie, moves to a new town in the desert southwest and goes exploring. She stumbles upon a hideout and makes new friends who share her adventures and make believe in the desert. Billie and her friends meet Jacob, a star gazer, and learn the story of a local native American legend that predicts a spirit will return to the area some day. Hop on your old bike and ride!
Alligator's Moat (A Sci-fi Novelette #4)
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Series: SCI-FI STORIES, # 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In this second adventure of Re-Life Associates salesman James Cricket, he will have to sort it out with a disgruntled father, a daughter who wants out, and a hostile planet peopled with scary and dangerous beasts. It's a Sci-Fi novelette of about 11,000 words. * This novelette is also contained in Collected SCI-FI STORIES - Pack 1
Heresy
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Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A riveting tale of a not-so-distant future in which who you are is what you eat. And loyalty depends on sharing, or refusing to share, blood. Literally. Dark Future, good reading.
Tooth & Claw
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Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The orks are a savage race who live short, hard lives. From the moment they are born to the day they die, life is a struggle for survival and honor. Tooth & Claw is about the coming of age ritual of a young ork boy who wants to become a brun. But to join the ranks of the adults, he must first prove his worth by taming the most dangerous creature in their world.
Aries Rising
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,040. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
They seem rule by astrology, and have the persuasive charm an elan of the super rich, so even though he knows they are evil and dangersous, Castle, deeply in love agrees to board their yacht, the Zodiac, on a trip around the Caribbean.
Amazing but True - Egypt Book 4
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Series: Amazing but True, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Our fourth installment of the ABT series finds Clara and the Captain in 1916 Egypt. They’re the guests of the famed Egyptologist, Dr. Carter. We join Clara and the Captain as they are swallowed by a sandstorm that threatens their expedition. With the passing of the storm Dr. Carter unearths a mysterious temple. What mysteries lie beneath the Egyptian desert? ABT Egypt is a short story adventure.