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The Whale Has Wings Vol 1 - Rebirth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,050. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This is an Alternative History (a book in which the consequences of certain changed in history are explored). The premise (what is often called the Point of Departure) is that in 1932 the British Royal Navy recovered control of its air arm (the Fleet Air Arm) from the grip of the Royal Air Force. As a result, by the start of WW2 the Royal Navy has a different Air Arm from that of history.
Jesus The Vampire Slayer
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 18,510. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Discover the hidden threads of evil influence from Christian history which are the original Vampire race. If you think Satan was bad, find out what the Vampires have been up to. Have they stolen YOUR soul? This book investigates how to overcome the ancient roots of evangelical Christianity. CATEGORIES: Diabolical. Unforgivable. AUTHOR NOTE: Previous exposure to basic Christian themes helpful.
Khakhanate Book I The Raven
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 261,750. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The race who conquered the known world...meets the New World. In the last days of the Yuan Dynasty, a visionary Mongol leader struggles to save his command from destruction awaiting Mongols in a convulsing China. A shaman from a northern tribe describes a land of endless prairie and scattered tribes far to the east across frozen seas. Can this be their salvation? Thus begins Book One, The Raven.
Promised Valley Rebellion
Series: Promised Valley, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,670. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Prehistoric farmers inhabit a fertile river valley they believe their gods promised them. Their enemies, hunters roaming the hills beyond the valley, believe their gods gave it to them. When the farmers’ king refuses to allow the prince to marry the daughter of the farmer who saved the king's life in the last war with the hunters, her brother leads a rebellion to correct the flagrant injustice.
The Lollipop Paper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On the day these twin brothers were born something went terribly wrong. Their charisma wasn't split equally. Jack ended up with a double portion of it, while Andrew got none. But when years later Jack ran for the president of the United States, Andrew became his second in command. This fictional memoir tells a story of the most unlikely duo to ever occupy the Oval Office.
Pont-au-Change Volume I: Resurrections
Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,860. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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October 31, 1855. En route to exile on the Isle of Guernsey, French author Victor Hugo loses the trunk containing his work-in-progress, Les Misérables, overboard in an accident. Luckily, the man responsible for the mishap is the very subject of the work, Jean Valjean! Together they attempt to recreate the book, with the reluctant aid of Valjean's traveling companion: the former Inspector Javert
Pont-au-Change Volume II: Sanctuary
Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 180,710. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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In 1855, while Victor Hugo continues to write Les Misérables on the Isle of Guernsey, he learns the story of Jean Valjean's continuing journey, taking him and his companion, the former Inspector Javert, from France in 1833 to Dickensian England and from there to the walled city of Québec, where in 1837 another attempted revolution threatens him and those around him.
Friday Night Knife and Gun Club
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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On the night shift a lot of bad shit goes down. This short story takes place in the near-future in the Land of the Free where no gun control exists and everyone packs semi-automatics to deal out justice as they see fit. Tonight Kit Carson, RN, has the worst shift ever. Read 'em and weep.
Pont-au-Change Volume IV: Honor
Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 187,490. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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In this fourth part of the continuation of Victor Hugo's Les Misérables, Hugo learns the details of the lives of the people he would immortalize in his masterwork from the very subjects themselves: while Jean Valjean and Javert fight to return to Europe after being waylaid to Australia, an old enemy returns to wreak havoc on Marius and Cosette's growing family.
I Have Monkey Butt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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In this short story a mountain biker struggles uphill. It is not just the steep climb, but his age, asthma, and monkey butt that he has to overcome to make it to the top. Along the way he briefly meets other riders who come and go seeking their own two-wheeled happiness. The reward for long climbs is sweet descents that make the pains and doubts of the uphill struggle all worth it.
Lanac
Price: Free! Words: 9,840. Language: Croatian. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Distopijska priča iz bliske budućnosti u kojoj je u Republici Hrvatskoj na vlasti klerikalna desnica.
G-Men
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
New York Times bestselling author Jeffrey Deaver says of “G-Men,” “If you liked E.L. Doctorow’s Ragtime or the writing of Caleb Carr (The Alienist), you’ll enjoy this [story]. Part police procedural, part political thriller, this clever tale features real life characters interacting with fictional ones.” Nominated for the Sidewise Award for Best Alternate History.
Khakhanate Book II The Crow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 349,500. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Crow continues the sweeping saga of the Mongol conquest of America. As the Mongol Khakhanate continues its inexorable expansion into the southern landmass, a young man called The Crow comes of age among the Cherokee. Grandson, nephew and cousin to Khans, he holds no rank of his own. Both idealistic and rebellious, he soon runs afoul of the powerful Khans.
Flyover Country
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,020. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1962, three intersecting crimes—a patricide, a bank robbery, and a kidnapping—lead to tragedy, secret-sharing, redemption, and a May/September romance in Flyover Country.
As Confissões de Dulce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dulce é a esposa de D. Sancho I, filho de Afonso Henriques e o segundo rei de Portugal. A História costuma relatar os feitos de reis e guerreiros, mas raramente se debruça sobre as dinâmicas das relações entre os intervenientes. "As Confissões de Dulce" mostram um lado humano da rainha D.Dulce. Esta obra de ficção conquistou em 2005 o 2º prémio no Concurso Literário “D.Sancho I”.
Promised Valley War
Series: Promised Valley, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,220. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Prehistoric farmers inhabit a fertile river valley they believe their gods promised them. Their enemies, hunters roaming the barren hills beyond the valley, believe the gods gave it to them. The persons among both peoples most curious about their "eternal" enemies and most willing to treat them as equals nevertheless set the stage for what they fear more than anything else: another horrifying war.
Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part Three; The Coming of Age)
Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 75 AD. The druids attempt to unite the clans failed last year. To aid the chief’s sons plot to unite the clans, Calach travels to the southern fortress of Bar’ton. Intent on keeping the plan from the druids, Calach’s younger brother Uwan’s own druid training has become more rigorous. Calach must be patient if he wants the plan to succeed. The fate of the Norlands depends on it.
La rebelión de los pelones
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 115,800. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Todos somos historias de muchas historias. Cargamos con una narrativa que nos hace lo que somos. Éstas nos muestran también lo que seremos. El libro narra el encuentro de personajes y eventos realistas en un mundo de mágica desolación creadora de la idiosincrasia del mexicano. En los personajes confluyen historias que intentan reflejar un México de recuerdos fantásticos que nunca tuvieron lugar.
Pont-au-Change Volume III: Adrift
Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 208,900. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
The third volume of the Pont-au-Change series. Victor Hugo continues to write his masterwork Les Misérables while he becomes familiar with the people he will immortalize: Jean Valjean and his family. But not everyone welcomes Hugo's curiosity, especially as Valjean relates to Hugo how he and Javert encountered an old acquaintance and how Marius rediscovered something long thought lost to him...
The Scottish Movie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,950. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Harry Greenville, a part-time writer living in modern Los Angeles, writes a novel about Shakespeare's 'Macbeth', and the cause of its unlucky reputation. He posts the first draft on a website where it's discovered by Hollywood — but not in a good way. The result: life mirrors art in an entertaining tale of revenge. (Positive reviews at Goodreads.com, etc. BRAG Medallion.)