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Pete and the Angel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
It's a scalding hot day in Mexico when Pete sees something fall from the sky. Moments later a beautiful blonde woman is coming up the road behind him. Is she an angel? Maybe, maybe not. Come along and find out.
What It Was, Was Gunsmoke
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this frantic short story, as opening credits roll and Matt Dillon sets up for the opening showdown, gunfire sounds in the front yard. What do you do? Probably not what this guy did.
Brief Pose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,040. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Eric Loan, in an anonymous city, struggles to make a new life for himself. Lonely and rejected, he takes refuge in Brief Pose’s cutting-edge advertising campaign: a clothing catalog that uses pheromones to beguile its readers. The fantasy of escape seems better than the harsh reality of the city until Eric starts to hallucinate past traumas.
The Brothers’ Keepers
Series: Nicholas Branson. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,270. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Most of us are familiar with Jesus’ parents, Mary and Joseph, and Jesus’ purported spouse, Mary Magdalene. But what about Jesus’ siblings? What role did they play in early Christianity? Contemporary Jesuit and renowned religious historian Nicholas Branson is about to find out…and the answer will shake the foundations of the Judeo-Christian world.
The Invisible Id
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,000. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Haunted by what he sees as an unforgivable mistake, Roy delves into his own psyche to get his life back with the help of a spunky psych major, Katie. With her help, Roy journeys into his own mind, where he can bend the very fabric of reality to his will. Through it all, Roy must fight for balance—he must choose between the evils of his light-hearted past and his grim present.
Hear No Evil: Five Scott Drayco Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Five tales featuring brilliant crime consultant Scott Drayco, a former pianist turned FBI agent who uses his music and law enforcement insights to solve cases others don't want to touch. From HEAR NO EVIL, where Drayco has to solve a murder in an empty concert hall in a snowstorm, to FM IS FOR MURDER, where a shock jock gets his comeuppance, these stories show why evil is often a song best unsung.
Κωνσταντίνος Θεοτόκης, Οι Σκλάβοι στα Δεσμά τους
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: Greek. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Στην Κέρκυρα των αρχών του 20ού αιώνα, ο νεαρός Άλκης ερωτεύεται την Ευλαλία Οφιομάχου, κόρη ενός πρώην εύπορου κτηματία, ο οποίος επί του παρόντος αντιμετωπίζει πολλά οικονομικά προβλήματα. Ο γιατρός Αριστείδης Στεριώτης προτίθεται να τον βοηθήσει, ζητώντας όμως ως αντάλλαγμα να παντρευτεί την Ευλαλία.
President Trump's Month: An Epistolary Novella
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
It's January 20, 2017, and Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. But his ambitions are cut short. Find out what happens in President Trump's Month, an epistolary novella offering a satirical look at an imagined Trump presidency through executive orders, proclamations, "official" transcripts of key press briefings, inaugural and weekly addresses, and more.
Celebrating Muffled Voices
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
This poetry collection is a snap shot of the contemporary African society. The poems mirror the tyranny and abuse which have become the order of the day. It gives prominence to the muffled and repressed voices which speak out together in bold acts of kindness and outright rebellion. It also is a celebration of the hazy elegance left, a much need hope.
The Carolyn Chronicles, Volume 1
Series: Painless Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,260. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The follow-up to the heartwarming thriller Painless. It picks up a few months following the original story, and chronicles Carolyn Whitcomb, Billy Harper and crew, as they deal with the challenges of Carolyn's unique condition, and the trouble that always seems to find her. Which turns into quite eventful year, and a wild ride!
ऐ गौथिक क्रिसमस ऐन्जल (हिन्दी भाषा - Hindi Language Edition)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,160. Language: Hindi. Published: August 9, 2016 by Seraphim Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
क्रिसमस की पूर्व संध्या पर अपने प्रेमी द्वारा छोड़े जाने पर केसेंडरा बरूश व्यथित हो कर अपनी गाड़ी से निकलती है जो अनजाने में दुर्घटनाग्रस्त हो जाती है और उसकी मृत्यु हो जाती है। बौखलाई केसी का सामना एक आकर्षक से फरिश्ते से होता है जो उसे एहसास दिलाता है कि मृत्यु किसी समस्या का स
The Empire of Carane: The Vatarian War, #1 of The Empire of Carane Saga
Price: Free! Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The Empire of Carane: The Vatarian War is a political thriller set in a dystopian land. Based on the characters of Vaibhav Thombre's upcoming novel, "The Sovereign's Ambition", The Vatarian War takes the readers through the lands of Carane shackled in difficult times. The book traverses through the past, present and future of the novel's timelines and paints a vivid canvas of an empire at war.
Motel Endings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Motels dot the highways of America, providing a range of services and prices. We use them. Thousands of us use them for a place to rest, for meetings and assignations, and even, at times, to act out life's dramas. They are soulless places, almost perfect for the tragic endings that sometimes seem to take on their own power and strength, playing out no matter what we truly want.
Pearlized
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
What's a mobster punk to do when the detective he's talking with about an attempt on his life turns and walks away? Or worse yet, simple fades out and disappears?
The Well Below the Valley
Series: Caitlin Ross. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,440. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A forgotten foe from Caitlin's past holds the key to a present mystery but threatens Caitlin's family. With her life at risk, Caitlin must transform her enemy into an ally. Trust has a cost that may prove too great, but refusing to pay it will doom more to die in terror.
Ursadae For One
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Sometimes true friends can be discovered in unlikely places.
A New Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,060. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Adam is living a life of excess, searching for something of meaning. A meeting with a woman name Jennifer who invites him to church his life starts to change. When tragedy hits he has to make a choice.
Following Digital Footprints
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Following digital footprints is a detective story with a difference. Different sections of a police force are investigating cases of hire car theft, credit card fraud and identity theft using traditional methods supported by ever more sophisticated IT systems. The technical details are described with a light touch and this adds to the enjoyment of the novel. A satisfying read.
Authenticity
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is an intense short story. As man lay dying in the hospital, he thinks back over his life and his twelve children. He has divided them into two groups, The Needy Greedy gang and the good kids. By the end, he comes to some new conclusions.
Roadkill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,910. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
What would you do if you were driving along a country lane one night and discovered a man lying dead in the road? Jack and Cookie Garrity do something nobody – certainly not the killer – could have expected. Then the pair are witnesses to a second crime, and a link is made that puts them squarely in the frame.