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The Sixth Line of Defense
Series: Forgotten Children, Book One. Price: Free! Words: 133,300. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
So you've created the perfect weapon, you've trained it be the ultimate killing machine, and sharpened it until it is peerless in motion and flawless in action. However it's not yet yours to command, so you plot and you scheme to make it yours alone. On the eve of success when your long laid plans are about to be realized, your weapon does the unthinkable, it falls in love. What do you do now?
The Man on the Park Bench
Price: Free! Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Don McNair wrote for others for forty years. Now retired, he writes mainstream, romance, and young adult fiction for pleasure. This book, his sixth, presents his thirteen top short stories, never before published. Stories include: The Man on the Park Bench… Beulah’s Glow-in-the-Dark Jesus… Brotherly Love… Heroes on Parade… Home in Time…The Chipmunk Sign… The CLOSET Apprentice… and more.
John Rite - Magician
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,060. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
An average high school student, John Rite, finds he is not so average. Read what happens when an average high school non-athlete student realizes he is not average. John encounters super abilities, magic, romance, Chinese intrigue and destruction.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,800. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
in 1648, parliament forces laid siege to colchester, england. legend says a certain humphrey thompson, was shot off st. mary's church. he became the symbol of royalist defeat. the challenge was to take a famous rhyme, and reflect - new world order, terrorism, hi-tech, sleight-of-hand diplomacy, romance, greed, double cross, and imagined threats, with a thread of tongue-in-cheek frivolity.
The Genie Ignites
Series: The Zubis Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,320. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Girl meets genie. They fall in love. Girl gets killed. Genie gets cursed. Three millennia later, she’s reincarnated as a smart, somewhat sardonic 21st century editor who can’t remember the great love of her existence. The genie however, will never forget her.
The Cloud Rider Chronicles - Storm Horizon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,470. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General
Part 1 of the Cloud Rider Chronicles. Two young friends, Alto and Cirrus, find their world suddenly torn apart. A single foolish act plunges them headlong into the dark clouds of a full blown sky war between the Cloud Rider and Storm Bringer nations.
Desert Intrigue: The Adventures of John and Julia Evans
Series: The Adventures of John and Julia Evans, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Julia’s brother announces that his dude ranch is haunted, she believes that someone is trying to sabotage his place and force him to sell. The mysterious happenings have to do with Superstition Mountain, the lost Dutchman’s goldmine, and the great Thunder God. Is it possible that the legend of the Thunder God is actually true? After a terrible thunderstorm, everyone begins to wonder.
The Insignificance of Being a Spy...
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,080. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Marcus Beaumont, spy for his majesty's government, has to appear insignificant. His life depends upon it. In Britain's struggle against the tyrant Napoleon, his missions find him involved in murder, lust and even love. - Originally appeared under the title of 'Oh! What a tangled web we weave...'(NaNoWriMo work in progress)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,880. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A weak king sits on the throne, surrounded by bickering nobles. Civil War looms, as political intrigue threatens to drag the once peaceful Golden Isles into anarchy. Friends who once called each other brothers now fight each other, as darker forces seek to take advantage of the chaos.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,760. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: 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.