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The Trade, A Savio Mendes Novella
By Lesann Berry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,320. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
An ex-soldier conducting surveillance on a Mexican cartel leader is drawn into a working relationship that causes him to question his role and purpose while facing betrayal from a trusted colleague.
Paloma
By Marianne Mitchell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Rafter Five Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
"Paloma" is a re-telling of an old Cinderella tale from Spain. A young girl must leave her home to find her way in the world. Her only possessions are three beautiful dresses left to her by her mother. However, beauty alone will not bring her happiness. She must be clever and careful in order to find her true love.
The Desperation of Liberty
By Bil Howard
Series: The Belle of Colombia, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After fleeing from the ruthless Spanish General Morillo who has orders to execute any of the rebels they can find, Santiago, Maribel and Esteban make a long journey over the mountains, across the Magdalena River and then high up into the Central Range of the Andes to a small town called Rionegro.
The Birth of a Dream
By Bil Howard
Series: The Belle of Colombia, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,520. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Caught up in the fight for independence from Spain, Captain Santiago Eduardo Vasquez finds himself locked in another battle as Ana Maribel Arboleda captures his heart in the plaza of Zipaquirá. Gazing across the valley of Bogotá, the dream of a life of raising Criollo horses and starting a family in the distant mountains is born.
Mateo's Map
By Chelo Diaz-Ludden
Price: Free! Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
In the 1980s, a Tzotzil native from the Mexican highlands leaves his family to search for work in the US and finds that crossing the treacherous border leads to an unexpected friendship.
Birthday in the Woods / Cumpleaños en el Bosque
By Maria de Lourdes Victoria
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 470. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
This book is the first of a series of bilingual stories about a Grandmother and her grandson and the adventures they share while enjoying nature. Este libro es parte de una serie de cuentos bilingües sobre una Abuela y su nieto y las aventuras que comparten mientras disfrutan de la naturaleza.
Juanita of Downieville Book One Hyter
By Richard Brothers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
100% of profits go to Wounded Warrior Project. This is historical fiction about the life and death of Josefa Loaiza, AKA Juanita of Downieville, the only known woman to ever be hanged in the state of California. After stabbing Fredrick Cannon to death a jury, assembled in the town saloon, found her guilty five hours later, and before nightfall she was lynched from a bridge on July 5, 1851.
One Night With the Bridesmaid
By Sara Daniel
Series: One Night With the Bridal Party, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Sabrina Lopez decides to use an unexpected one-stand gift to hook up with a man she'd otherwise never have the nerve to approach. Rob Wellington is determined to stop her from scamming her way into his brother's bed. He never expected her to steal his heart in the process…
Sugar Skull
By Cedar Sanderson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Short Story: Sally, whose full name was Alessandra Padilla Rivera, and who had been raised by a grandmama full of stories of El Cucuy, the chupacabra, and the jaguar god who hunted in the night, knows how hard it is to find and keep a job. She has her mother, who is retreating further from reality, to support, and a new job at the morgue to adjust to.
Confidencial: Entre La Vida Y La Muerte
By Jorge O. Just
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,420. Language: Spanish. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Con su humor negrísimo, Confidencial presenta una sátira de la medicina en Puerto Rico. Describe las experiencias de un cirujano durante su enfermedad, delirio y muerte. Dos espíritus neófitos son sus guías en el tiempo entre la vida y muerte hasta la antesala de su destino final. Los jocosos y divertidos comentarios del médico y sus guías efímeros enfocan los valores superficiales contemporáneos.
El Adin
By Louis Eliopoulos
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A man tells a story too fantastic to be believed. (A flash-fiction reworking of the story of Aladdin, set in the future)
Hanging by a Moment
By Bella Juarez
Series: Knights of Red Horse, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Erotic
Paired by Madame Eve, Tom must turn the tables on Emily, because he’s always been curious about the lifestyle and if the chaotic artist is willing to surrender, they may discover their deepest desire…
Daddy's Little Girls, Book Three of the Unbreakable Series (Mystery, Romance, Suspense)
By Maria Romana
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,980. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
When a dedicated researcher learns a bit too much about her client's new drug, the horrors from her past seem destined to return. Just as her life begins to spin out of control, a dashing computer security expert arrives from South America and seems the perfect antidote. But is his sudden arrival just the happy coincidence it seems? Find out in this 3-book series of romance, mystery, and suspense.
Entrevidas
By Jorge San Román
Price: Free! Words: 10,920. Language: Spanish. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Entrevidas, narra una historia de supervivicenia en la Lima actual, contada a través de una empleada del hogar y la llegada de una joven, que huye de la sierra para refugiarse en la ciudad.
Brazilian Elevator Tales
By Virginia Geddes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,950. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Brazilian Elevator Tales contains 14 humorous short stories featuring elevator operators or passengers involved in a variety of situations that deal with culture, corruption, politics, economics, and the Brazilian "jeitinho", finding an original way to get around an impediment. Some stories end with the character's disappointment, doubt or confirmation of beliefs that surprise the reader.
Little Girl Lost, Book Two of The Unbreakable Series (Mystery Romance Suspense)
By Maria Romana
Series: Unbreakable. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,610. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
When a dedicated researcher learns a bit too much about her client's new drug, the horrors from her past seem destined to return. Just as her life begins to spin out of control, a dashing computer security expert arrives from South America and seems the perfect antidote. But is his sudden arrival just the happy coincidence it seems? Find out in this 3-book series of romance, mystery, and suspense.
Unwavering Love (A Short Story)
By Vinny Kapoor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
*This is a follow up story to Love in San Juan.* Bhavesh has just come back to England after a holiday in San Juan, during which he and local girl, Isabel fell in love. Isabel has made plans to visit England in 1 month. However, Bhavesh hasn’t told his family about his non-Indian girlfriend. His mother is very traditional and will find it hard to accept. Will his mother come around? 4653 words.
Quick Guide: The Power and the Glory
By College Guide World
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 10 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 14. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The title of the novel is an allusion to the doxology which is often used to end the Lord’s Prayer: "For thine is the kingdom, (and) the power, and the glory, now and forever (or forever and ever), amen."
Love in San Juan (A Short Story)
By Vinny Kapoor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Bhavesh and Harry go on a dream holiday to San Juan, Puerto Rico. Bhavesh meets Isabel, a Puerto Rican girl who he instantly falls in love with. Isabel falls for him, too. Bhavesh wants their relationship to be more than just a holiday romance. However, will Bhavesh’s Indian background be a hindrance, preventing him from being with Isabel? This short story is 4889 words long.
Lipstick con Chorizo
By Tommy Villalobos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
A Chicano romantic-comedic-drama. Of sorts. Two combustible sisters take generous swipes at each other’s cabeza; one young man seeking love, displays his plumage while a young woman yawns; a son wants to be somebody, anybody; and one Grand Méjicana is a stellar cook, animal importer (when the sun goes down), and cultural cop. All engage in a fierce hunt for hidden wealth in one casa.