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When Civil Servants Fail
Price: Free! Words: 100,660. Language: British English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In a society, where every citizen is a suspected terrorist, where the secret services instrument terror scenarios to emphasize their importance, and where some leading politicians use any means to enrich themselves, we find Mr. Smith and his assistant Eric Gusto. Their efforts are described in 5 stories, in which they for non-idealistic purposes incidentally oppose this trend among civil servants
...Until Proven Innocent - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #5
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,030. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Attorney Peter Sharp's new client dislikes any person of color, and is then arrested with a smoking gun, standing over the body of a dead black man he had recently been arguing with... and the D.A. has proved that the defendant's gun is the murder weapon. Will Suzi comes to the rescue this time? The final courtroom scene is a stunner, complete with a dog stealing the show in the courtroom.
Time Odyssey: The Soul's Memory; Part I, Dreamtime
Series: Time Odyssey: The Soul's Memory, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 65,750. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Edak lives in Mu soon before its destruction. Ketzah dreams of him, but lives thousands of years later in Atlan, which also nears its end. Are these dreams, or are Edak and Ketzah connected? Edak and Ketzah battle to save their worlds and their loved ones, and secrete sacred Records for future humanity to find. Part I of the trilogy.
...by Reason of Sanity - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,560. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Peter Sharp is representing a man accused of murder. Unfortunately, the client's acts were captured on videotape, he confessed to the police, and he wants to plead guilty. To make matters worse, the District Attorney's office has brought in a special prosecutor: Peter's ex-wife Myra. Peter's legal ward Suzi, a 13-year-old computer whiz is on the case, and races to beat the adults to a solution.
If You Were Mine: The Sullivans (Contemporary Romance)
Series: The Sullivans, Book 5. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,050. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00 from 1 review)
The last thing Zach Sullivan wants is to watch his brother’s new puppy for two weeks. Until he meets the dog trainer, that is. Heather is bright, beautiful, and he can't stop thinking about her. Unfortunately, she just might be the only woman on earth who wants nothing to do with him. Book 5 in Bella Andre's bestselling Sullivan family contemporary romance series.
Thirsty Planet, A Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,520. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In 2121 Moss Leder flees across Canada one heart-pounding step ahead of his enemies. Earth is in trouble. People kill for drinking water. Leder's innovative time booth holds the key to the planet's renewal. His enemies fear his scheme will destroy their black market water cartel and try to stop him. An epic battle in the ancient tunnel under the Detroit River determines his destiny, and Earth's.
Deadly Benefits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
A young mother dies in the intensive care unit and the medical center goes into a defensive tailspin. Fingers point to a fatal medication error by moonlighting pharmacist, Heli Harri. But Heli bites back and begins a chase for the truth that becomes a surefire prescription for hidden danger and unexpected romance, while behind the white drape of medicine, a chilling murder almost goes undetected.
Double Take (A Dan Wilder Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by Twit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wilder's in town casing a bank, when he gets pretty busted up by three thugs. Before he knows it, he's being dragged through an abandoned house and having his mitts stuck all over every surface you can imagine: door frames, light switches, cabinets. Turns out, the thugs want a fall guy for some job. But Wilder doesn't take the fall for anybody.
As the Snow Falls - Vol. 1 (The Muse Series #1)
Series: Muse, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 19,800. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012 by Porterlance Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
(3.00 from 1 review)
Jimmy's world collapses as he sees his mother being arrested. Before he knows what is happening, he's taken to live with strangers that he's told are his biological family. His Grandfather rules the family with an iron first. While Jimmy tried desperately to reconnect to his Mom and Sister, he must adapt to the abuse of his new wealthy family, a new school, his new job with the family business.
A Companion for Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,150. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A Regency Romance. Penryth Bowen knows Lily Leigh is in need of rescue, but saving her means making her his wife. He’s undecided until he discovers Lily has been battered black and blue, but true kindness is a condition that requires self knowledge of one’s motives and an understanding that even well meant actions can have unforeseen consequences that are anything, but kind.
Dimensia
Price: Free! Words: 99,700. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(3.00 from 1 review)
Dimensia explores spirituality, spiritual warfare, physics, meta-physics, and scientific theories. A new spin on an old way of thinking.
Good Fences Make Good (A Dan Wilder Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by Twit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Wilder, like any good crook, is just trying to fence some loot. Diamonds, to be exact. But now, come to find out, his fence says there's a syndicate he's gotta deal with, which means less of a cut for him. But there's just one problem: Dan Wilder likes to keep what's his.
The Raft
Price: Free! Words: 71,660. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Anything goes aboard the Raft. The ramshackled, mosquito fleet has no law or authority. The Raft's ships clog the waterways of the Puget Sound, exploiting a loophole in the tax code to thumb their noses at the Government.
Il Libro Delle Stelle
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: Italian. Published: June 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Una corsa senza fiato per sfuggire. Un suono improvviso che porta con sé un dolore lancinante. E quindi il muro d'ombra. Da lì niente ha più significato: il tempo non esiste, lo spazio è liquido e la mente ha poteri infiniti. Quando lasciamo questo mondo siamo soli? E se la persona che hai tanto amato fosse legata a te da un filo che niente può rompere?
Ghost's Night Out
Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A paranormal short story. Jaz and her friend Helen are ghost-hunters, helping to rid people of unwanted spirit manifestations. But when Mrs Smallman asks them to rid her house of an incubus, the results aren't quite what they expected.
There Was a Knock at the Door
Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Essay » Legal
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How would you react if your family was violated by a trusted government agency? It happens every day ...
The Prelude
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
This is the prelude to the RON series of stories. The Ron series is a group of stories where Ron is the main character. He lives in a housing development where all the houses are connected by an underground tunnel system and the heating and cooling ducts have viewing ports whereby Ron can look out into the houses of the residents…I hope you enjoy reading these stories...
Single Jeopardy - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,460. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Peter Sharp isn't your usual type of attorney unless you consider getting divorced, disbarred, thrown out of your house, and disgraced, all usual for a practicing lawyer. In this first of the 15-book series, we join Peter while he tries to find out who framed him, why his wife threw him out, and how to make ends meet. He also gets involved in a ground-breaking case of Negligent Nymphomania.
The Life and Times of Two Flared Nostrils
Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
The troubled relationship between a man and his wife takes an unexpected turn when he borrows a lesson from his past.
The Little Universe
Series: Little Universe, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,690. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Inspirational
Rose Adams, spiritual scientist, bets her atheist husband she will convince him that some form of God must exist. The only problem; now she’s dead. Webster, astronomer and inventor, carries out Rose’s final project. If it works, it will house a self-contained miniature universe. The project does work, and the discoveries Webster finds within are beyond comparison. His world is forever changed.