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A Storied Winnipeg: Fables and Local Legends
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Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 70,600. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
This collection is about the tension between the taut grasp and thrust that is the largest city in Manitoba, its nodes of the two universities, the vortex that draws us, the lodestone of our ungovernable attraction and wary repulsion. A city of extremes, Winnipeg is only slowly coming into words, and those words are abrupt and sprawling, glittering and soiled, ecstatic and forlorn.
Keep Austin Weird: A Lesbian Superhero Love Story for Grown-Ups
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Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 86,970. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Most residents of Austin, Texas rally around the phrase, "Keep Austin Weird." In the midst of that off-kilter vibe are two mildly weird kindergarten teachers, Eleanor Cooprider and Kim Park. One of them possesses a superpower and the other recognizes superpowers in others (and she can talk to plants, though they never answer). Read about their love and life, as there's nothing weird about that.
Slash and Burn: A Dystopian Novel
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You set the price! Words: 1,640. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Have you ever wondered what would happen if a bookseller took over the world? Take a peek at the future in this dystopian short story.
Rasante
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 134,940. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
“Gosto da escrita de Fátima Pinheiro. Uma escrita directa, fluida, natural. Incisiva mas nunca agressiva. Um modo de escrever sem preconceitos que, com "luz e lata", e muitas vezes com humor, é capaz de tratar das coisas correntes da política as menos evidentes da filosofia.
Unwritten Life (10th Anniversary Edition)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,460. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Alex Garrison finds herself in Sars Springs, AZ as she tries to forget the past and reinvent herself. As she makes connections with friends and even lovers, her stalker has tracked her here, and sets his sights on attacking her. She questions every man that is in her life to see which one is a true friend and which one is the stalker. The first book in the Sars Springs Saga celebrates 10 years.
Riverside
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,630. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The death of Sharon Hobart launches Marco Navarro into an exploration of the recent past. Did she love him? Did she have an ulterior motive for befriending him? Even if he must do the police work himself, Marco has to find out.
Of Wars & Weddings
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Price: Free! Words: 20,820. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The United States is gone. Society has collapsed. But family still remains. Four siblings come together to celebrate a wedding. But it's not that simple; with family it never really is. There's hate. There's revenge. There's ambition. There's a thirst for conquest. Separated by distance and their ideals what will happen when they reunite?
How Painters Were Able to Win Naval Commanders
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
What are the relations between the state and its army? Reasonable person would say that the army is in the service of civil society. But in some places it happens vice versa: the army sets the rules of life for ordinary citizens. How to change the thinking of military commanders? I tell about this in my novel.
Glooscap’s Plan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,830. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
When Glooscap returns to the Maritime Provinces he finds mines and clear-cuts, factory farms and failing fisheries. Luckily, he has returned with a plan that will return the provinces to a prosperity they have not seen in over three hundred years. With the help of the otter and the whale, the butterfly and the frog, and some people he sets events in motion that have far ranging implications.
Red Corner, An Alternate History of Rus
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 103,990. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Against the all-conquering Grand Duchy of Muscovy, can the city-state of Novgorod save itself from total annihilation and bring the land of the Rus towards the West?
Liberty
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Series: Prosperity. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by Riptide Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Scholars of military and international history have long held the destruction of the British Empire’s 4th Skyfleet above the pirate town of Liberty in 1866 to be the first recorded use of modern aetherweaponry and to constitute a turning point in international and interdimensional politics. it is our hope that this narrative is as pertinent as it would have been a hundred and fifty years ago.
Still Owing Me Goodbye
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
It started somewhere around 2004 and I have just gotten to Italy from Nigeria. With the new climatic condition, different people and environment, I didn’t really pay any particular attention to many things. As the years run by, my expectations began to fade and the realities around me started to get much clearer in my eyes.
Szklane oczy - Polish Edition po polsku
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,510. Language: Polish. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Akcja książki rozgrywa się na warszawskich Bielanach, gdzie bohater wynajmuje mieszkanie, w nadziei na odseparowanie się od pewnych wydarzeń z przeszłości. Oddychając specyficznym klimatem bielańskich osiedli odnajduje pogubione w dzieciństwie wątki.
Reese and Reeves: Overture
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,440. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The new earl of Norland, Lord Reese, has his hands full. He has parties to attend, commoners to snub,and a murder to solve. Aided by his associate, Cerberus Reeves, the two set out to investigate. Their inquiry brings them to Victor, the capital of Victoria. But finding a murder suspect proves to be hard...
Schrödinger
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Home is not what you think it is. And neither are you. Who are all these people, anyway?
Seeds of Discord
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,710. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The 1984 miners' strike was the most bitter conflict in British industrial history. Lasting a full twelve months it was responsible for a number of deaths, thousands of injuries and arrests and the dreadful division of communities and even families and the ultimate destruction of a once great industry.
Boko Haram: Western Values Are Forbidden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,970. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Boko Haram translates into Western education is forbidden, a clarion call that forbids Western values. It is the insurgency across northern Nigeria with political bombs in Islamic shells, establishing Islamic values by expunging Western ones. It likens this mysterious young vengeful quest to fight a perception of God's war, deny itself the fair chance to live according to values it holds dearly.
Living in Ashton
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,480. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Lost in the immense sweep of the prairie, the people of Ashton live a simpler life. Defined by a main street with a post office and a grocer, a rink and the police station, Ashton is bounded by the dump to the south, where the Frisians live, and to the north farmer Lohmer owns a spread so vast that the town registry has lost count of his holdings, and from the east come the storms.
Pothos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The narrator has a love affair with Marianne. His well organised life is bored him. His meeting with Juliette will totally upset him. This link will make to re-appear his painful past. Pothos is the brother of Eros. He personifies the desire in its various forms. The narrator, Juliette, Marianne and the others carachters will test all the shades of Pothos.
Alien Life
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 84,590. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
A collection of stories taken from events that happened either directly to the author or to people who he has known personally. Only the names have been changed. Sex is in there, of course; but so are corruption, love, separation, addiction, and encounters with strangers who seem quite different to us, or maybe not so different.