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Midterms
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
"Midterms" is my entry in NPR’s Round Nine of their occasional feature, “Three Minute Fiction.” In this case, each story had to “reference a U.S. President, real or fictional.” The day before the September 23 submission deadline was the 150th anniversary of one of our history’s most momentous—and politically shrewd—decisions, I felt dutybound to indulge that reality.
Dark Aims
Price: Free! Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this plot driven fast-paced thriller, Johnny Delca submerges the reader to an intriguing world of conspiracies in the future. A conspiracy is taking place just south of the border. An obscure group of international powers aims to revive a long-thought abandoned nuclear program by taking undue advantage of a failing regime. Only a lawyer, an ex-soldier and a mysterious woman stand in the way.
The Nova Incident
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by Haldolen. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In war all sides ultimately draw a line in the sand, daring the enemy to go no further. What happens when the weaker force challenges the stronger one not to cross that line - and its bluff is called?
Melting Colors
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry
Selected poems from the author's other books, "The Visual Non Visuals", "Passenger Illusions" and "Modern Poetry", as well as some other poems. This book is meant to be 'growing' with new poems (and not only) in the future.
The Rift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,260. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The Galaxy is thickly settled and being ruled by a benevolent technocracy under the loving guidance of Lord Emaris. War. The sand people come through the rifts. It has taken eons to re-create the Eden once lost to Adam and Eve. This is the story of paradise lost and the heroic struggle to re-capture it.
Tiny Earth Declares War on Earth
Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This is humor along the lines of The Hitchhikers Guide to the Universe. The president is coming into the Whitehouse after being elected and the Secretary of Defense tries to brief him about our microscopic nemesis and the building agression between the two planets. After the president realizes that he isn't being hazed his first day in office he needs a plan to defend earth.
Fracture (The Chronicles Of Discord, #1)
Series: The Chronicles of Discord, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 100,140. Language: British English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In a world torn apart by war and divided into three nations Astra struggles to survive. Caught in a complicated web of lies and hate, she discovers that her own secrets run deeper than even she knows, threatening the future of an entire nation. Will she be able to stay alive as the world shatters around her?
Daniel's Mighty Men
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 198,210. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Supposed CIA operative Deborah “Stones” Stoner is angry—again. Tired of her lengthy recovery from a shot received while working black in Jalalabad, she loses her temper and beats three assailants while rescuing an innocent shopper. This draws her into the treasonous support of Senator Daniel Aragón, a presidential candidate. What she falls into completely changes her life.
Lethal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,200. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
An international thriller where secrets from the past threaten the future. When Leon Garrick negotiates a ransom, he does not know his client harbors a deadly secret: a program to develop racially targeted viruses. From the North of Spain to the heart of Washington, the characters are united by the common goal of justice, but face an enemy who cannot let the secret be revealed.
Double Exposure
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,470. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Double Exposure is a political thriller that resonates with the latest news coverage of international terrorism. From Germany to the Middle East to the streets of New York a man and a woman uncover a diabolical conspiracy peopled with Hamas, Mossad, and mercenary operatives.