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Winning His Spurs
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 87,980. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
1191: In a clash of two faiths, a boy knight destined to be a hero…Cuthbert, hungry for adventure and glory, joins King Richard on his way to free Jerusalem from the Saracens. Even before reaching their goal the Crusaders are torn by jealousy and intrigue. Cuthbert finds that chivalry and honour are little valued as he faces desperate obstacles to his quest for knighthood and his own castle.
Write Gripping Fiction: Practical Techniques for Engaging Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Want to write fiction? Want to get published? Author and editor Raymond Long argues you need to enthrall readers in one character's personal story. Keep your readers behind that character's eyes, experiencing a life as it unfolds. Immerse them in the fictional dream of being another person. This book sets out the techniques at every level from basic story setup to wording individual sentences.
Malleable
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
New York Times Bestseller, Marty Caidin (Six Million Dollar Man), says: “It's a damn good read.” Malleable, adj. A substance capable of being beaten into shape by a hammer. A research scientist, with a cushy job, enters the drug underworld; pulled by the lure of excitement, pushed by a wife desperate to return to an estranged homeland and shaped by the hammer of greed.
Real Life Dramas: Volume Two
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Series: Real Life Dramas, #2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
There are no more spellbinding and engaging stories than those that are true….Real life scenarios, encounters and dramas that involve real people. Real Life Dramas: Volume Two is a collection of seven factual accounts experienced by real people in real life situations. These accounts have been related to the author in detail, who has then dramatized these actual events in story form.
The War of Blood and Bones: Humans
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,750. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
With his brother dead at the hands of the orc hordes, Thomas plans to embark on a quest for revenge that will take him far behind enemy lines. Thomas knows the orcs will not go down without a fight and he will need some help. However, the only ones offering are a weapon dealing goblin and a mysterious dark elf. What are his ally’s true intentions and who is really behind the coming war?
Leper
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,760. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When interior designer Mia Kensington, is sent to a South Pacific Island to solve the troubled completion of a new hotel, she’s met with the mysterious suicide of a hotel guest and the discovery that the island hosts one the few remaining leper colonies in the world where patients are imprisoned. Behind it's walls unimaginable evil lurks that brings her seconds away from her death.
Suddenly Summer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,700. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Suddenly Summer takes the reader on another hair-raising journey when Lindy Lewis saves the life of the Mayor of Monterrey, Mexico. "I know all about your deceptive life," he threatens when she rejects his advances.
Definitions
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,390. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
DEA agent Kent Baker, a loose cannon on an extensive leave of abscence, stops to help a beautiful woman being beaten on the edge of an interstate highway. Coming to the rescue of the lady seemed like a good idea except that afterwards people began getting murdered in nasty ways. Baker is forced to find out who is perpetrating the butchery...and way...
Once Removed
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Price: $4.89 USD. Words: 71,680. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Suspecting self-harm, newly qualified teacher, Abriella Garside, risks everything for a troubled pupil. An incident with a craft knife and unexplained injuries are not enough to secure help for the girl. Unsure whether Beth is being bullied or has problems at home, Abby tries to win her trust and the two begin a friendship. But has the teacher gone too far?
Daughter of Hope
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Series: The Siaris Quartet, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The Guardians of Siaris have been warring for thousands of years, torn apart by betrayal and lost loves. Xereth waits patiently for his chance at revenge. The only thing standing in his way is one of his own offspring. With the fate of Siaris resting on Revetia's shoulders, will her actions trigger a war between gods, slaves and Guardians?