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Unmanned Submarine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
This is a short essay about a futuristic unmanned submarine vehicle (USV), similar to unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) that have been flying for years. While unmanned aircraft cover the area above the surface of the earth, in this story, unmanned submarines cover the area below the surface of the oceans.
Mean Green
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 550. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
From childhood green is mean for Mr. Ullop. Mr. Ullop tells us how far he is from green.
The Sisters Will Dance
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Series: Novels of the Chain. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 151,480. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Blaine Woosely claws his way back to the living. He has cleaned his blood of his addiction, and an unexpected, family farm home rewards his efforts. Only, the country acres isolate Blaine when a sharp-toothed monster hunts to bring Blaine back to dark. The sad history of Blaine's blood brings magic to the country home's new master, but in the end, only Blaine himself can break his chains.
Baby Grand Opportunity
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Series: The Desiree & Kevin Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,170. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Formerly titled Baby Grand III: The Big Time. Kevin Johnson lands a deal to drive professional football player Andy Baldacci’s full-size, high-powered late model stock car. But in the shadows, using a shrewd corporate scheme, another company takes control of the team and Kevin, their real objective.
A Surgeon's Heart: The Calling
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Series: A Surgeon's Heart, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 192,770. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Surgeon's Heart:The Calling is an endearing medical theme romance, featuring Jack Roberts, a well-respected pediatric heart surgeon and leader of his profession. When his compassion and dedication to his young patients are challenged by an ever changing health care environment, Jack remains steadfast in following the calling of his heart.
Hocus Pocus Bogus P.O.T.U.S: The Myth of the American Gentle Kingdom
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 76,940. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
As Rey Maxwell started another unexceptional day on the assembly line at Pipestone Metals little did he expect he would soon be the top fugitive on both the FBI and CIA Most Wanted lists. In his wildest dreams he never expected to fill the most powerful executive position in the world. So goes the vagaries of American politics. Nothing and nobody are what they seem.
Принцесса, которая любила дождь
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 199,790. Language: Russian. Published: April 15, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Вампиры и оборотни делят мировое господство, а люди – суть статисты, пища. Это правила игры, потому сетовать на жестокость произведения не приходится. Роман жесток, запредельно и бесчеловечно, ибо действуют – не люди. Он кровав до потери чувствительности читателем. Но это не безразличие к крови из клубничного морса на экране. Это адаптация к жестокости солдата в армии. Сначала сплошной шок. Потом
Decision
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 193,820. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A gripping novel about the deterioration of the criminal justice system and the mysterious, powerful body at its core—the Supreme Court of the United States. From Allen Drury, the master of spellbinding political fiction, author of Advise and Consent
Eternal Quest (short story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
On its surface, this speculative fiction short story (7,800 words) deals with one man's obsessive quest for knowledge and the devastating price he must pay for the knowledge he ultimately acquires. Beneath the surface, this story is about deep friendships complicated by unrequited love, split loyalties, the interplay of id, ego and superego, and existentialist lessons learned too late in life.
Road to Magdalena
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
On a road trip to Mexico, Nick receives a random flyer warning him of Armageddon. Nick believes it's true, and recruits his best friend Cody and girlfriend's sister Rose to travel with him to the town of Magdalena, where he'll seek his salvation as he awaits the end of the world. This short story was influenced by the myth of Narcissus and Echo.
Hallowed Be Thy Name
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 168,670. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Faithless, pill-popping Rev. Jack Clark has a road-rage accident that threatens not just his own impious life, but the coalition of megachurches whose pronouncement of an impending Rapture has taken on a profitable life of its own. Meanwhile, two death row prison guards decide to create their own religious movement around a convicted serial killer.
Lover I Don't Have To Love
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Series: Now Hear This!. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Thanks to a runaway best-seller, the world thinks that Greg Hanlon fell in love with Angeline while sailing the open seas, and lost her before they could marry on the beach. Though the book started out as a bet between Greg and his best-friend Darrin, the project has taken off like neither of them expected. In this absurdist short-story, one young adult must come to terms with fame -- or infamy.
Anges Gaiens, livre 2 : La Voix des Guerriers
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Price: $6.52 USD. Words: 126,800. Language: French. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Nous scrutons les étoiles à la recherche de visiteurs, mais s’ils étaient déjà parmi nous ? S’ils attendaient simplement de s’éveiller ? Et si... vous en faisiez partie ?
Buford's Backyard Fishing Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Welcome to the idea of raising your vittles in your own backyard, as told to me by my neighbor, Buford. Now Buford has been known to tell a well stretched tale now and then, but the fact he gets meat and vegetables from the same space is the real deal. We’re not talking about corn and potato plants in a garden. This is the world of aquaponics—where you raise fish and plants all at the same time. A
Finding a Soul Mate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,970. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
What is life without a soul mate? As Meyer tells us, “… no one’s life is just a single strand of thread. On the contrary, each of our lives is a tapestry, woven intricately with the lives of those with whom we cross paths and with whom we share history and destiny. In these pages you will find the strands that make up my tapestry, my history, my life—and the journey that led me to my soul mate.”
Like Father, Like Son
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
David Browning is a sixteen year old college sophomore. He is a typical teenager, except for being a genius. When he discovers the truth about his father, he is filled with different emotions; mostly anger and fear.
The Night of the Mothers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Barbara and her daughter Rowena are travelling home after Christmas following the night of a terrible storm. However, though they travel side by side their experiences are quite unique; later, Barbara finds her abilities as a mother tested to a point almost beyond endurance. Just what does it take in this day and age of ours to be a 'Great Mother'?
The Unfettered Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is often said that wisdom comes with pain. Long ago in the north of the Indian subcontinent, a being of great wisdom arose. There is pain in his story, but perhaps the story we know is not all of the truth. Perhaps wisdom came at a greater price than we know. This is a vision of what it might have taken to bring it into the world. The Unfettered Dream is a short story of about 4,000 words.
Liberty Rises
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,350. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
It's a dark time in a future America. There is diminished freedom, little opportunity and even less hope. One of America's most successful patriots seeks to reverse America's fortunes through the discovery of the ages. Instead, he along with his family and friends accomplish something greater. They find a way to keep the beacon of liberty alive for the entire world.
Waiting For Daybreak
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Frieda has never felt normal. She feels every emotion too strongly and lashes out at herself in punishment. But one day a virus breaks out turning her neighbors into zombies. As her survival instinct kicks in keeping her safe from the zombies, Frieda can't help but wonder if she now counts as healthy and normal, or is she still abnormal compared to every other human being who is craving brains?