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Black Halo (Grace Series #3)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 177,680. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010 by Crystal Quill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Feeling betrayed and broken-hearted, Grace Shelley is finding it impossible to move on with her life, especially when the angel who broke her heart refuses to stay away. But, dealing with seeing him every day might be the least of her problems when an old enemy returns, this time more intent than ever to finish what he started only this time, he's looking to destroy her soul.
The Excess Road
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Price: Free! Words: 88,630. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In The Excess Road paths to wisdom diverge on the campus of Wessex College where you can find a good education and good party but you can also lose your mind like Joaquin Chandler.
Notes Towards The Design And Production Of The Protohuman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,500. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Grimy science-fiction from the author of I-O, Nothing Is Inflammable, Katja From The Punk Band and Pretty Little Things To Fill Up The Void. Dziga toils in his decrepit laboratory in the midst of an industrial wasteland as he seeks to achieve his life's work - to create a protohuman. A dingy, psychological and paranoid masterpiece, this is as dark as science fiction gets.
The Docks
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,520. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Harry's in over his head. One person holds all the answers. Unfortunately Harry killed him last night. Murder, manslaughter or self-defense? All Harry knows is that what he remembers doesn't match what the police are finding out - and if he can't find the truth first he'll be going back to jail for life.
Surviving Xcarion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,190. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Rheannon holds the key to saving the planet... too bad she doesn't know it.
Anchored to the Flesh
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,640. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In the style of Glen Cook and Joe Abercrombie comes Iowa resident Lee Laughead's first novel, a bloody, gritty romp through a corrupt world. Silas is a wizard who travels from world to world searching for an artifact that will enable him to speak to his dead wife. The first book in a planned trilogy.
Blood Hunt
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Series: The II AM Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 158,740. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Two Majors cut off the vampire Abraham's head, reduced his remains to ashes, and scattered them to the winds. Now she wanders New York, freed from the chains of heroin addiction but longing still for her lover’s kiss, the taste of blood on his lips, the echo of his thoughts in her ears. There are other vampires out there; she knows it, and so she hunts. The sequel to The Blood That Bonds.
The Penitent Assassin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,410. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
For Mallor, assassination is a way of life. Through death, he survives and he lives for revenge. With a past he can’t forget and a future he has little hope to enjoy, the present is all he has. Using an old identity to hunt old foes, he quickly learns he's not the only hunter in the city but this time, if he fails, he knows death isn't the worst thing he'll face.
Conflict of Interest
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,220. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A new job, a fresh start, and things are looking up for Harry. Maybe going straight isn't so hard. He didn't expect to stumble over a job aimed at his new employer, for the kind of money a crook could retire on. It should be simple enough: tell the police, let them arrest the criminals, claim a reward. Sorted. Except Harry's not a snitch - and it's being organised by his mate...
The Rule of Gold
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Leonard Ganley rides into the town of Sommerset with a whirlwind of rumour trailing in his wake. Some say he is a US marshal others that he is a bounty hunter. Few however would argue his reason for being there. Lukas Grove. A man who holds Sommerset in the palm of his hand and a man whose past is about to catch up with him.