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Chancer's Almanac
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,210. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Is it fate or chance that rules our lives, luck or destiny? Are our futures already written or is life, after all, just a toss of the dice, the odds landing with us or against us? Odds have played an outsized role in the life of Chancer Wylls. Events seem to sweep him along, carrying him toward ends he can scarcely imagine.
Murder of an Oil Heiress
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 60,820. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Murder of an Oil Heiress The oil business can be dirty. And deadly! The Texas sun isn’t the only thing that is scorching hot. Mallory Dillingham is beautiful, successful and primed to take over the family oil business when her father is ready to retire. However, that isn’t soon enough for the billionaire heiress. She wants it all. And, she wants it now. Mallory will stop at nothing to get it.
Going Home
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Fifteen years ago Cassie fled her hometown, taking with her an undeserved bad reputation and a broken heart. She reluctantly returns for her father’s funeral and comes face to face with the one who broke her heart. This encounter sends her packing again, only this time it’s not so easy to just leave and forget. Her visit opens old wounds, stokes old flames, and uncovers lies and deceit.
A Letter Unsent ~ Holmwood House Regency Series ~ Alethea and Pierce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
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Lady's maid Alethea Fenn never expected to meet the love of her life at Christmas. Even less to move to a new house and marry by Valentine's Day. But Pierce was a gift unsought, and one she plans to cherish. Yet when her employer's nephew threatens to break the heart of Alethea's dear friend, her love will be put to the test. Can their delicate future survive the secret of a letter unsent.
A Horde of Humbugs
Price: Free! Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The world is replete with humbugs. Jesus Christ said, "Consider the ravens: They do not sow or reap, they have no storeroom or barn; yet God feeds them." Perhaps there is wisdom to be found in thinking not only about birds, but also about bugs, not only about cherubs, but also about con-artists. Perhaps it can help us to distinguish deceivers from the genuine, avoid deception and trust sensibly.
Envy and Cold Blooded Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,270. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Taylor Rutherford has always known that there was more to her than her stunning beauty, brilliance and her desire to be a brain surgeon. She also knew that she could murder if provoked. Love provoked her. She wanted the playwright Evan Tathmen with all of her heart but he loved his wife and baby daughter Wendy. His family had to die for her love to live.
Strike of the Cobra
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When boat trader Daniel Cassidy is approached by a Turkish businessman who offers him a lucrative international deal, he has his suspicions about the quality of the vessels on offer. Little does he realise that the boats are the last thing he should be worrying about - their hidden cargo is far more sinister.
The Cove
Price: Free! Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
All Suzanne wants is to fit in with the popular girls, Cleo and Minka. When she receives an invitation from Cleo to join her on a boat trip to the exclusive nightclub The Cove, Suzanne is ecstatic. The problem is new friends aren't always what they seem... Short story (just over 4,000 words) from "Underleaf" - a collection of twisted and strange short stories. "Underleaf" is available now.
The Playmakers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,560. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by G. & E. Johnstone. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It’s the biggest lie in the English language. Four hundred years of duping the world. A tale of corruption, passion, murder - and our greatest literary works. Two remarkable men, the frenzied times they lived in and the fixated people around them. William Shakespeare. Christopher Marlowe. One is the real playwright. The other is the stooge. Which is which? ‘The Playmakers’. The novel that reveals
Deception
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When her teenage daughter is brutally murdered, Grace and her husband’s lives are in turmoil. After a strange and unexpected telephone call, she suddenly finds herself mixed up in deception and deceit and has to keep this from her grieving husband. With some serious decisions to make, she knows that the consequences of these decisions would have a long and lasting affect on her family.