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The Keeper of Songs: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Short Story. In this tale, an entire nation has chosen to live under the wickedness of the Curse of Blood in return for peace and security, not realizing how it corrupts them to do so. But one man sees, and it's up to him and his son to break the Curse and save their people, at great personal cost to them both. A beautiful story of sacrifice and redemption.
Maxim Gunn and the Sun Fortress
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Series: Maxim Gunn, Book 5. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
It was a fortress carved out of a living cliff in a time before history, and dedicated to the Sun God. Devlin, revolutionary and anarchist has taken it over and kidnapped a Princess, kidnapped for an unbelievable reason that has nothing to do with money. Maxim Gunn is called upon to do the impossible: find her and get her back before she is sacrificed to the god.
Spirit Thorn (A Tale of Parallel Worlds)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,450. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
"Spirit Thorn, A Tale of Parallel Worlds," the important new novel by Zacharias O'Bryan, unifies spiritual ethics with both ecological mandates and the mind-bending cosmology of cutting edge physics. Written as a science-fiction/fantasy adventure, Spirit Thorn is capturing the hearts, hopes and tears of all Seekers -- from the precocious ten-year-old to the questing adult.
By Sheer Pluck
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In 1873, orphaned at 15 and penniless, Frank Hargate, too proud to accept help from others, determines to make his own way in life and joins an explorer's expedition to darkest West Africa. Among new friends, he struggles against staggering odds to survive hostile nature, cannibals, disease and the bloody Ashanti war. From the horrors, a man aspiring to help others toward a better life is forged.
Messeage In The Miracle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,160. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
What do you really know about miracles? What do you think they tell you? What is God saying through miracles? What's the purpose of God's miracles? Message in the Miracle answers those questions and more by taking you on a journey through many of God's miracles revealed in His Word. Thus helping you uncover and learn the three ways God speaks to you through the power of His Miracles and Love.
Making History
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Known only as "Sister," the girl watches her wicked step-daddy sack up her cats to toss in the river. As Sister says though, "This isn't the worst thing William B. Blaine ever did." She hopes this pet sacrifice proves enough to cause her mother to make him go. Sister is obcessed with her mother's dedication to mean men; her trying to make of them who she wants them to be rather than who they are.
Where the River Splits
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,220. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Relationship suspense for wilderness lovers. David and Susan Brooks canoe white water trying to save their marriage. The canoe capsizes and strands them on opposite sides, believing the other dead. David discovers his wife has survived. Satisfied she is okay, he decides not to reveal himself. As Susan copes with his "death," David begins a new life. But can he start over?
Bride of the Dark One Rewed
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Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010 by Jekkara Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Desperate women like Ransome find themselves at the end of the Galaxy in a dive drinking bad wine and worse whiskey and watching the exotic erotic allure of the dancing men. A night where the priestesses want to destroy the unbelievers is made worse when Ransome learns pirate Captain Jareta of the Hawk of Darion is in town. There is bad blood between these two women and former shipmates.
Fortress of Solitude (Short Story)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2010 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
When one door closes, another opens, or so they say. So why am I sitting behind a locked door in the laundry room, wondering how I got here? When is that other door going to open? And what will I find behind it?
A Christian Looks to the Bible for Guidance on Abortion
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Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010 by Murder Creek Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
A Christian with years of experience as a youth leader, divorce recovery counselor, and Bible study teacher searches the Bible for guidance and principles related to the abortion debate.