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I am Bakhita: The Lucky One
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
“I cannot remember much about my village in Africa, but I remember the day I left it.” So begins this story entitled I am Bakhita: The Lucky One. This story is based on the true experiences of Saint Josephine Bakhita who was canonized by Pope John Paul II in the year 2000. My fictionalized version is told from Bakhita’s point of view.
Dead Monk's Shoes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
The adventures of three kids growing up in the 1950's.Rita,Peapod,The Lad and Me go apple scrumping.
The Stone-Worker's Tale
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Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Simon the sculptor had been truly touched by God's gift. He saw beauty that others could not and brought it to life through his craft. But Simon also saw the beauty of Elyn. Clandestine meetings have given way to sinful lust, and now the two lovers have vanished. But Frevisse alone suspects there may be some darker truth behind the midnight vanishing...
Winter Heart
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Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
One man has been kidnapped. Another has been murdered. In the bleakest depths of winter, Frevisse finds her soul chilled with the heavy burdens of duty and responsibility. Even the warmth of charity is in short supply as the villagers of Prior Byfield turn against each in bloody feuds of greed and rage, weaving knots of treachery which even the clever Frevisse may find hard to unwind.
The Murderer's Tale
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Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,670. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
The wealthy Lionel Knyvet has been possessed by a foul demon. Seeking relief from the horrific terrors visited upon his body each fortnight, Lionel has dragged his entire household on an endless pilgrimage across the breadth and length of England. Dame Frevisse wants merely to enjoy the peace of the road, but instead finds herself draawn into the vilest depths of the human soul.
Moving Can Be Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,710. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Empty nester Carol Andrews finally gives in to her Beloved Husband, Jim, and agrees to sell their home and move to an active adult community. The house sells, and Carol returns alone the night before the closing for a private pity party farewell tour. And finds the dead body of the buyer in her living room. Wow. Talk about seller's remorse!
Little Box of Horror
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,350. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Award-winning author Melissa Yuan-Innes gathers three of her most disquieting tales, "Skin Song," "The Dormitory of the Friable Little Girls," and "Mrs. Marigold's House" for your reading (dis)pleasure. From a medical student rightfully afraid of dissecting a cadaver to sadistic nuns and vampire schoolgirls, come in and open this little box of horror.
The Saint of Florenville: A Love Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,670. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
During a tour of enchanted Bruges, Belgium, Sr. Marie-Thérèse (Tesse) and her friend, Fr. Tom Jensen, are kidnapped and held captive. Only she survives. 20 years later, Tesse grants a female reporter an exclusive interview. During a series of layered disclosures, Tesse shares the details of their captivity and Tom's death. But mystery continues to shroud this tale of faith, loss and love.
The End of the World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A Catholic schoolboy, along with the world, faces the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Chasing Grace: A Novel of Odd Redemption
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,280. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Cathy Callahan runs away at age ten to escape her mother’s abuse and find God. After thirty years of funny, brutal, uplifting adventures, she finds unexpected grace in the last place she thinks to look. This is a raw, humorous look at spiritual coming of age, at unconventional ways to heal deep emotional wounds, and at finding greater purpose in surprising places despite desperate odds.