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The Gateway
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Price: Free! Words: 22,870. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
This FREE book was written for children, but has found great popularity amongst adults as well. The story follows the adventures of two boys who accidentally discover some form of gateway, that takes them to other worlds or parallel universes. You can now join the boys on their journey as they try to get back home. Do they get back home though?
The Real Widow Maker
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Price: Free! Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The Real Widow Maker is a composition of short stories highlighting some of America’s worst mining tragedies, including disasters at Sago, Crandall Canyon, and Upper Big Branch. The book tells of the coalminer’s struggle to achieve safer mines, and recounts how a band of Rednecks started the largest labor uprising in U.S history. It's a saga filled with tragedy, but filled with heroics too.
Ice Cream In The Snow
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,630. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Jessica Harden has lived her adult life raising and protecting her son. Except her surprises have been lying in wait. With the inheritance of her own business, her ordered life begins to experience the darker side of her ex-husband's history, involving secrets and money. And someone in the shadows knows about both.
Stormfront
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Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Captain Isidore Wyatt, new transfer to the Alliance Fleet from the Terran Space Navy, is still getting used to having engineered aliens for officers when he's called to investigate a possible pirate vessel. Except not everything is what it seems, and these pirates have ambitions above and beyond the norm....
An Enlightening Lie About the Lucidity of Bees
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Crofton Eer, a member of a militaristic society set in a canyon that knows only war, seeks an escape from the troubled canyon in which he lives, guided by the embodiment of the lone star that is visible from the canyon depths. His escape takes him on a journey in which he discovers that there are a great many more stars (gods) in the sky, which leads to a search for truth in the valley of life.
Spaced Out
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011 by Ethereal Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Who can solve the mystery of recent space ships exploding? Why, Starry, a space hippie turned comedian and undercover spy for POoP, along with his alien wife, Tramel. Who else could catch the bad guys while leaving a smile on your face?
Back to the Old Neighborhood
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Series: The Wannoshay Cycle. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Continuing the story started in "Explosions," Terri makes good on her promise to find out just what caused the fatal explosions at her former place of employment, the brewery. So she goes back home to her old neighborhood, determined to meet one of the alien Wannoshay, to get the whole story. She gets that, and more in this near-future SF story. Part of The Wannoshay Cycle (also an ebook).
Infiltration
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Price: $4.32 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Why would anyone want to take and hold twenty square miles of territory on the Arizona border, kill every person there, hold it for forty-eight hours, and the leave without an observable trace? The central character, Rand, his senescent aunt, Mary Jo are thrust into the world of homeland terror by a homeland attack and must deal with it, all the time wondering why. Rand discovers the answer.
Terrorist Within
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,020. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Colonel John Anderson, returning from a tour of duty and a follow-up extended vacation, finds more adventure than he bargained for when he hits the road to Texas. An unexpected call from the President of the United States triggers a chain reaction for John and his friends. The President’s call informs him of a worldwide terrorist organization that’s attempting a worldwide attack on freedom.
Cruising for Death--The 5th Kate Jones Thriller
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Series: Kate Jones Thriller, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,660. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
CRUISING FOR DEATH is #5 in the Kate Jones Thriller series and is a full-length novel. Kate and Cole are on a luxury cruise in the Caribbean when a passenger dies of an apparent heart attack and the ship is boarded by modern-day pirates. Along with two other passengers, Kate is kidnapped by a long-lost enemy who wants to settle an old score.