Books tagged: modern fiction

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Goodmans Hotel
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You set the price! Words: 83,430. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2009. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Mark chooses love over money when he leaves his highly paid job in the City to set up a gay hotel. The new life of openness and honesty he hoped to find is threatened when secrets from his lover’s past are exposed. The novel is a modern tale of gay men struggling to separate right from wrong against a social background in which more tolerant attitudes are held back by intractable prejudice.
Epistemology
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Price: Free! Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Ronda Wickford, the assistant manager of Brandenburg’s ShopRite Supermarket, inadvertently hires a middle-age man with a PhD in philosophy to run the fresh produce department, weird things begin to happen. As events unfold, she learns a thing or two about Wittgenstein’s linguistic theories, common decency and how to fix a leaky faucet.
Dream Catcher
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Displaced in a strange and hostile city with no memory of her previous life, Breena finds a friend and savior in music shop co-owner Ciaran. Caught in a relationship he can't seem to end, Ciaran's whole life is upheaved by the arrival of Breena and the mystery of her origin. Will discovering who Breena is put an end to the feelings growing between them?
In Search of David
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Something strange has happened in the small city of Seabrook, Texas. After what seems to be a disastrous earthquake, a girl finds her best friend missing, and a strange soldier dying on her apartment floor. The soldier gives her a weapon and a warning before dying, and soon it becomes apparent that something much, much bigger than an earthquake has happened.
Used To Temporary Happiness
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,130. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
On the surface, Ariyanna Stokes appears to have everything a woman wants, undeniable beauty, the eyes and affection of handsome men, and good friends. But deep down inside she has kept a dark secret that affects every aspect of her life, a shameful secret that she deals with everyday. A cold winter in Cleveland brings changes to every one of her friend’s lives.
President Pro Tem
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,500. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A month after an election that will turn the country over to a new president, Carla Hamilton, the first African American woman to serve as vice president of the United States, receives startling news: The sitting president has died, so she will occupy the Oval Office for only six weeks. She soon discovers in Washington, D.C. a great deal can happen in six weeks.
Guilt by Association
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Price: Free! Words: 73,570. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Jayson Cook is reaping the rewards of a flourishing law practice in Boston. However, his comfortable life is turned upside down after he agrees to represent Brian Stone, a white supremacist charged with planting a bomb that destroyed an inner city church, killing a twelve-year-old black girl.
The Dreamcrown
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,270. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
How would you feel if you lived in two separate realities connected only by the fragile bonds of half-remembered dreams? Each day you spend with your wonderful spouse and promising career is matched by one you spend in a gray, utopian world where your every need is met, but you can never, ever be a thinking, creative individual. How would you maintain your sanity and at what cost?
Every Hero Has Demons
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Series: Demonslayer, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 31,520. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Is it better to lie that you’re good or be honest you’re bad? As Demonslayer, 8th-grade counselor Joshua Thompson helps people heal their most painful memories. But it doesn’t mean his life is perfect or that he knows where his psychic power came from. Meeting someone with her own ability could rekindle Joshua's hope in humanity or make him wrestle with a whole new choice.
The Dead Bank Diary
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Series: The Dead Bank Diary. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,760. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
This is not a robbery. A bank is taken with all its guts: accounts, debts, points of exchange, with the staff to the last secretary, and the building. This is a beautiful and clean fraud.