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MakeOver: the Plan to Rule America
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,100. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Patrick Donovan's presidency is in disarray. His plan to curtail defense and boost domestic spending has been derailed by interventions in Colombia and Venezuela. With unseen forces he has no control over manipulating events, he turns to Merton Salisbury, First Lady Meredith Donovan's father and a perennial insider, for help, only to be told there is an active assassination plot against him.
La rebelión de los pelones
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 115,800. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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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.
Renata, a Feia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Renata é Portuguesa e é a mulher mais feia do mundo. Ela habita num Portugal Alternativo onde as Feias são consideradas estúpidas e tratadas de acordo com esse epíteto.
The King Of 8.04PM
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Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Some wait patiently for their reign as absolute Monarch. Others are not so patient. Witness the shortest reign in history.
The Case Of The Invisible Man
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Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The life of Sherlock Holmes as viewed by Doctor John Watson It's Holmes, but not as you know him!
Pont-au-Change Volume I: Resurrections
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Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,860. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: 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
Creation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Short story. Some science fair projects just refuse to die.
Aparição
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Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
O povo russo finalmente liberto do jugo tirânico dos czares. Lenine dirigindo um discurso empolgado a uma praça a abarrotar de revolucionários fervorosos. Uma estranha figura de branco surgindo do nada e pairando sobre eles. Comunismo e cristianismo em duelo de bofetões. Será que já nada é sagrado?
Khamsin, The Devil Wind of The Nile
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Series: Legends of the Winged Scarab, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 153,150. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 1 review)
This historical fiction saga was selected as an Editor’s Choice in the August 2012 of the prestigious Historical Novels Review. "...Borg’s narrative structure is as supple as it is strong; this is a big book in every way (except in your luggage: it’s a well-designed e-book), sprawling, ambitious, and marvelously executed. It’s enthusiastically recommended.”
Viyana Gökleri
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Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: Turkish. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Osmanlı'nın hava gemilerine sahip olduğu alternatif bir geçmişte, donanmanın en özel hava gemisi Bulut, II. Viyana Kuşatması'nın kaderini değiştirebilmek için göreve çıkar.
The Melting Pot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 132,730. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Corderro is a city on the brink of collapse. Since its violent inception at the hands of Spanish conquistadors countless generations have borne witness to a cyclical repetition of bloodshed and misfortune. Many of its inhabitants believe the city to be cursed, and refer to it simply as ‘The Melting Pot’ – a churning cauldron into which all are eventually consumed.
The Endless Possibilities of Paper Mache - Imagination vs. Armageddon in the Cold War
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You set the price! Words: 73,580. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
As an actor & activist in Boston during the early 1980's, Jo Swanson was committed to saving the world. A founding member of the popular movement, Food Not Bombs, Swanson chronicles her numerous and wildly varied attempts to head off the arms race, shut down nuclear power and end US intervention in Central America - with little more than a few good ideas and a handful of like-minded friends.
Apocalisse a Palermo
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Price: Free! Words: 45,250. Language: Italian. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nella seconda metà dell'800, il fornaio Paolo Puccio di Palermo e il guerriero-cacciatore Antilope Rosso del South Dakota incrociano le proprie vite attraverso una visione che fa vivere a ciascuno di loro la vita dell'altro, in luoghi diversi e lontani tra loro. Fino al 1864 a Sand Creek e al 1866 a Palermo, quando l'Angelo Sterminatore oscura per sempre i sogni dei due protagonisti.
Raising the Conqueror
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,350. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
What if the Norman Conquest never happened? And the American Colonies never rebelled? And England stood alone against the Nazis of Hitler's empire? This is the story of a pivotal time and a unique man; without whom our history would have been vastly different...
The War Master's Daughter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,830. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
http://vimeo.com/70694054 The once-peaceful nations of Mitoch and Fairgos are locked in a bitter war. Lady Aurora, however, has known only quiet privilege for her 21 years inside the walls of the Cavalcata manor house. As the educated, eavesdropping daughter of the Fairgosian Royal War Master, she is confident she knows more than most . . . except when the promised Fairgosian victory will bring h
Seven Floors High
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 129,200. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Seven Floors High is based around a true story of life inside Iaxis, a "New Age" Internet company during the boom of 2000. This riveting and fast paced novel provides a vivid and humorous account of life inside Iaxis during this extravagant "dot.com" period.
For the Strength of the Hills
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,070. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Rookhouse Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Sidewise Award Finalist! In 1857 President Buchanan sends in the US Army to quash the brazen Mormon polygamists of Utah, but he doesn't count on a Mormon inventing a diabolical hand-cranked rapid-fire gun. Now three years later, with the entire Army fighting in Utah, the Southern states begin to secede from the Union. Lee Allred (DC Comics, Baen Books, Asimov’s) gives us a masterful short novel.
Je Lied Is Kil...
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Price: Free! Words: 15,650. Language: Dutch. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Hans d'Ancy moet uitvinden wie de machthebbers binnen de Handelscompagnie uitmoordt, voordat de wereld in chaos wordt gestort...
Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part Three; The Coming of Age)
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Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(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.
And Dream Such Dreams
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Rookhouse Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Night after night dark dreams haunt Abraham Lincoln. Night after the ghost of an unknown professor knocks at his bedroom window. Why are the two — President and professor — bound together by bonds not even death can sunder? Why must one die for the other to live? How is the Gettysburg Address but a compact between the two of them, the living and the dead?