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Xenolith
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Series: The Convergence, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 126,200. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Lassoed, knocked down, face planted in the dirt -- best thing to happen to Frank Bowen in years. When wife Liz went missing in the wilds of Belize, the constables of San Ignacio could find no trace. Years later, on a pilgrimage to her remote 'grave,' Frank is abducted and whisked away to a place he can't identify, by people whose motives and origins baffle him. Could this be what happened to Liz?
A Ceiling of Stars
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
James McRory Smith was a recluse who lived for over 30 years at Strathchailleach, one of the most remote cottages in Britain. Cut off from civilisation, he survived without mains water, electricity or gas. Pitting his wits against the wilderness and enduring endless isolation, his story offers a rare insight into an alternative way of life, one free of consumption and consumerism.
Monks, Beasts & Dreams on Heavenly Terrace
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 143,640. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
This book's pages form the record of events that really happened in the Tang-period China (the 8th century) at Guo-qing Temple secluded on Mount Tian-tai. For this no extra charge has been made with the exception of delightful insight into the background of the four figures: three eccentric persons and the forth—the unnamed tigress, a creature on the back of which Chan monk Feng Gan usually rode.
Weapons of the Wolfhound
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A thrilling and dangerous quest across Iceland in search of the stolen Weapons of the Wolfhound, by a teenage boy and a Viking sea captain.
Trapp Canyon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Can A Man Find Redemption Through Murder? Grat O’Brien hunts the man who left him for dead in the Arizona desert. He makes enemies and allies, educates himself, and finds a passion for an elegant Tombstone woman with her own dark and mysterious secrets. When he at last confronts his prey, will he torture and kill or will he forgive and forget? The answer can be found in Trapp Canyon.
Gerghus
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Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A bizarre short story about a man who went to live in a remote desert location in order to transform his pain....
Webster
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Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A closed world of insiders. An influx of outsiders. Three old graves on Cherokee Bluff, their occupants and secrets long forgotten, become the center of an unusual land dispute when a stranger brings news of past events that will rock a local community's understanding of its history.
Laughs, Corpses... and a Little Romance
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Price: Free! Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mashups
This book is a story of events and laughs in the lives of a river boatmen and his two sons as they work each day on the river, including their reluctant involvement in helping the police solve several crimes. It gives the reader a deep insight into the personalities and relationships of the three main characters, plus many sidelights about life on the river, its ambience and the local inhabitants.
The Mask Maker
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Rumors abound about the mysterious young mask maker, everyone curious as to why he spends all his time hidden away in his house, barely talking past what's required to complete a job. Determined to learn more about him, Luk agrees to go speak to him about the masks commissioned for a coming festival. What he encounters is a man much more, and much less, than all the rumours warned him about.
Firestorm and other Pieces of Wind
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,170. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Six fictional short stories of Algonquin Park FIRESTORM and other Pieces of the Wind is a collection of six fictional short stories which blend the human spirit and the natural soul of Algonquin park