Books tagged: female lead character

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The Breathless
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
She isn't a vampire. Born of the devil at the dawn of time, Fina is your average twenty-something woman, trying to live her life and keep the world clear of monsters like herself. She is much worse than a vampire. After years of quiet, Fina is now being hunted by strangers who know her secrets and her power. These strangers don't come in peace. They come for nothing less than her soul.
In The Hands Of Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,950. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Jason's new crew, Sien, is a visionary with disturbing visions---ill-suited for a small ship, which becomes even smaller when they pick up a family from Earth. Are her visions connected to the murder of a religious fanatic on Zan or to the overbearing McGraths and their enigmatic daughter? What Jason and Sien discover on the not-so-routine mapping assignment must be unraveled before time runs out.
Betrayal
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,280. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Eagles Landing, Colorado, harbors a viciously guarded secret: a sophisticated smuggling ring, which takes advantage of the rules protecting the wealthy from searches. Liv Driscol is a waitress whose passion for cars, inherited from her missing covert-operative father, turns deadly when a joyride becomes a race for her life. An accidental murder witness, she is now being hunted.
Escape!
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 83,720. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011 by Pine Tree Arts / Pine Tree Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Imagine a sophisticated "Bonnie and Clyde" racing "North by Northwest" to escape rogue lawmen who want them "Dead On Arrival." Only, "Bonnie" is gorgeous Elissa Bennett Pope, a divorcée who threw away a fortune; "Clyde" is F. Graham Harper, an architect accused of murder; and the direction is due west from Lake Forest, IL to Carmel, CA, where their desperate escape comes to a cliff-top climax.
The World Unseen
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,730. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Winner of the Pendleton May First Novel Award and a Betty Trask Award, The World Unseen is a captivating human drama and love story between two women who discover universal truths about integrity, justice and finding your voice in 1950's South Africa. 'Elegant and understated' The Times
Unusual Connections
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,510. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When an unknown assailant reprograms the computer in her head, Artemisia Lindsay sets off to stop him before he can hurt anyone else. Armed only with her new software, a staggering intellect, and obsessive focus (along with her own personal police detective), Artemisia tracks the man who could have killed her even as she struggles to accept her new "gift".
Susan & the Land Of Mach B’alif Part 1
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Price: Free! Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Some are born great, some have greatness thrust upon them, others seek the receipt of greatness in the hopes of returning it for something a little less save the worldy. Susan doesn't know how to save a world, especially one she has just been magically transported to, no one seems to want to listen to her though and she soon finds herself wishing destiny had called someone else.
The Battle of Hollow Jimmy
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Price: Free! Words: 107,300. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In this sequel to Shoot the Humans First the ancient and hectic space station Hollow Jimmy has become a haven, offering safety to many of the beaten and hunted remnants of humanity. A battleship captain turned pirate, who is bent on revenge, turns Hollow Jimmy into the focus of a struggle for the support of the humans sheltering there.
Star Sailor #3: Jyoti the Slave
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Series: Star Sailor. Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Star Sailor is a series of episodic short stories about a girl named Najima Dezetoiles, and her travels by raft throughout a galaxy once rocked by a terrible war, as she searches for something she lost. In this episode, Najima crash lands on the lush, rainy planet of Tamiravani III, where she must solve a mystery of missing slaves with her unexpected companion, Jyoti.
Margin Play
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Series: The Eckart Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,050. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Amber Eckart is a Seattle investigator with a nose for truth and red ink in her books; bills are piling up, and the creditors are starting to get nasty. So when a downtown lawyer drops a big check on the table and asks her to poke at a dodgy foreclosure, it looks like the easy money she needs. But in the world of twenty-first century finance, little is simple...and less is sacred.