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The Infinite Jeff (part 2): A Parable of Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,430. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Please read part 1 before reading this part. Stanley, an out of work tech writer, gets a short-term contract job across the country. Of the three areas he feels give meaning to life: family, work, religion; he has left the only one of the three which has meaning to him, family, to go be ‘just a tech writer’ at ‘just another company.’ But ...
The Infinite Jeff (part 1): A Parable of Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 10 reviews)
Stanley,an out of work tech writer,is unsatisfied with the meaning in his life. Of the 3 places he feels should have meaning,religion,work and family,only one gives his life purpose: family. In PART 1 this starts to change. Out of desperation to support his family, he takes a contract job across the country. He can't afford to fly so he takes a cross-country journey. Everything changes.
Forsaken
Series: Wolves of Haven, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,870. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016 by Geeks on Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Book Three in the international Amazon best seller: Wolves of Haven
Undeniable
Series: Undeniable, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,800. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.25 from 8 reviews)
Warning: This is not a typical love story. This is an all-consuming, soul-crushing, tear-your-heart-into-pieces story. It’s intense, gritty and raw, dark and disturbing, and it doesn’t happen overnight. This is an epic love story that knows no boundaries and has no time limits. It grows and develops—with hurt, sacrifice, and heartache—over the span of a lifetime. This is Eva and Deuce’s story.
Family Ties
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,050. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The next twenty-four hours may be the most important in Sascha Meyer’s life. Returning with husband Dan and their twin boys to the village of his youth to bury his mother, he’ll confront more than feelings of grief. Sascha must uncover the courage to challenge the demons of his youth, while his brother Mike must fight for his marriage. But what of Dan’s own secrets?
The Fallen Fairy
Series: Sorcerers and Magi. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,290. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The Fallen Fairy is a tale about the discovery of a hapless fairy incarnated as a woman. Otherworldly sorcerers swoop in to vie for her affections in the interests of love, occult power, and opportunism. Transferences of inscrutable power and political intrigue set the stage for radical transformations in this magical drama woven with alchemy, medieval occultism, steganography, and sex magic.
Remember the Yellow Rose
Series: Three Cross Faith. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,950. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Rosie McCord has one goal--to save the United States from the terrorists chasing her across the country. She stops at a library in Texas, hoping for a break. When the bad men find her, it's up to someone else in that library--Andy Ross, of Three Cross Faith--to save Rosie in more than one way.
Chronicle 2019-2023
Series: Chronicle Pentades, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 407,430. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014 by Michael Simms. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Starting in 2019, the election is on in the UK, but can the government reap the rewards of their recent military victory? Andrew Woodmaker finds his life heading in the right direction once more, but will his ambition to discover the truth lead to more than he can handle?
Park Bench Mojo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,590. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
One late winter afternoon Penny Crawford sat down on a park bench....and her life was never again the same. This is the remarkable story of the profound transformation of Penny's life and the secret of what happened on that park bench.
The Harder They Fall
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 147,430. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A fatal plane crash in Kathmandu, a fateful high school reunion, the wedding of the year and a honeymoon that eight best friends will never forget... Season Three in the Hiding Behind The Couch series.
In The Stars Part I: Capricorn–Gemini
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 174,190. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Fate, karma, written in the stars, or just bizarre quirks of coincidence? Set over the first six months of a year of The Circle, In The Stars Part I explores the day-to-day lives of nine friends from high school who are now it their late thirties, following them through celebration, loss, illness and life-changing decisions. Season Four in the Hiding Behind The Couch Series.
The Hired Wife
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,730. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
A Regency Romance. Marshall Godfrey the 8th Viscount Raynham needs a wife, but all efforts to acquire one through normal channels have failed. Time has run out. His twin sisters are being launched into society, but he can only hear sounds close by. He plans to hire a woman to hover at his shoulder and repeat into his ear what people are saying, but he can’t take a secretary into polite society.
Anatomy of a Darkened Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,540. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Father’s wretched secret coincides with Abigail Delilah’s birth. Mother will make Abigail suffer because someone must take the blame. But do these cruelties breed a shadowed soul or is redemption within reach? Multi-layered and rife with psychological depth, this riveting novel appeals to the literary reader and the leisure reader alike, combining key facets of several popular genres.
Deicide, Vampire Confessions, and the Legacy of the Brethertons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,690. Language: Australian English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Right, so: most of your friends die fighting a war that turns out to be a stupid misunderstanding. Your wife runs off and joins your enemy. You kill an innocent man. And your brother murders you. Not a good week to be James Paddington. Most people would want to stay dead. After all, there's always consequences for making deals with the Gods...
I'll Never Do It Again *a First-Time Spanked, Spanking F M Fantasy*
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016 by Ardour Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Literature » Literary
~ You never forget the first time... even when it hurts. ~ It all begins when Timmy finds himself witnessing Jenny's own humiliation and tear-inducing torment as she's bent over her mother's knee and spanked. Right in front of him, right before his eyes that can hardly bear the sight of his best friend's agony. That's the moment that Timmy's day takes a turn he could never ever guess...
An Affair With Danger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,210. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
After corporate lawyer Will McPherson is held up in an armed robbery, he meets the perpetrator's feisty girlfriend Frankie Slater in court and is instantly smitten. But Frankie has her own problems, not least of which is her violent boyfriend Eddie. And he soon becomes Will's problem as well. If you like your romance with a liberal dose of grit and suspense, this novella is for you.
Red Soil Through Our Fingers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,880. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A Mars colonist accepts a deal with a mining company to start a new life on humanity's off-world frontier. But idealism turns to unease when reality becomes darker than the fine print foretold. With his farm under bio-genetic attack and the most powerful player on the planet as an enemy, Mahela has no choice but to run... and expose economic slavery on an interplanetary scale.
Poems of Friends
Series: Sailor Poet - Suite Two, 1 of 4 ยท Sailor Poet - Suite 4, 1 of 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: British English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
This is Charles Wylie's second of nine eBooks of poetry about Love, Friends, Mystery, Nature, Parting and Grief, Faith and Family, Fun, Heroes and Indignation, and The Sea. Some friends in the UK, the USA and the Commonwealth will find themselves featured. I do hope they will remain friends when they've read what I've written!
No Time Like The Present
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,180. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Sometimes a murder mystery is the least of life’s challenges… This sequel to Hiding Behind The Couch finds Josh and The Circle fighting to prove the innocence of one James Brown, a well-liked and respected MD of a pizza restaurant chain. But his past is far from helpful in freeing him of suspicion, and Eleanor is all set to call it a day. (Hiding Behind The Couch Season Two)
La Maga A Story about Sorcerers and Magi
Series: Sorcerers and Magi. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,880. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
La Maga A Story about Sorcerers and Magi offers magic and mysticism to adult fiction readers through the tale of a lady mage whose epiphany radically transforms the lives of an elitist dignitary and his troubled teenaged son. Love and conspiratorial influences propel the dignitary and son to avatar-like roles in the up-ending of the power structure of the land.