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Annabel Poe
Price: Free! Words: 54,160. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A neurotic middle-aged woman named Annabel Poe is charged with murder. It seems that she has no defense to the charges that have been brought against her, but in the end, after relentlessly tormenting the judge, she springs a trap that takes everyone by surprise.
Ring Of Fire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,060. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
This novel is packed with a host of challenges. Daily load shedding when a complete blackout is scheduled. Water problems due to corruption, sabotage and no maintenance. The COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown. An assortment of crises rife in South Africa which every South African has to contend with and endure. Complications which will have you wondering from start to finish.
Hallucinations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,070. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A mysterious death at a party where numerous people attempt to drink themselves into oblivion leads to a tale of twisted love and broken dreams. Eventually, the solution to the crime comes from a most unusual juxtaposition of competing animosities.
The Trial of Eugene Bishop
Price: Free! Words: 51,560. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The shooting of Derek Kramer, a thirty-two-year-old white man, leads to the arrest of Eugene Bishop, a black undercover cop. After initialing denying any involvement in Derek’s death, Eugene changes his story and claims that he shot Derek in self defense. But the evidence at the scene doesn’t seem to support his claim of self-defense, and he is charged with first degree murder.
Frames
You set the price! Words: 52,230. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Four enthralling, emotional short stories capture diverse characters who are stuck, desperately searching either for a new beginning or for an end to their misery. Opportunity presents itself under the unexpected guise of theft, murder and suicide intertwined with love, friendship and generosity.
Dead Souls: An American Poem
You set the price! Words: 53,120. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
More than 170 years after Nikolai Gogol’s classic “Dead Souls,” Pavel Ivanovich Tchitchikov returns to capitalize on his political scam … in modern-day America.
The Light Don't Shine No More
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,700. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2020 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Every family has its secrets. The Demeter brothers confront theirs when their mother passes away. In doing so, they’re forced to measure what’s been lost.
The Ancestor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,760. Language: American English. Published: August 21, 2020 by All Due Respect Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One man’s struggle to awaken who he used to be after believing he was frozen on ice for over a century … THE ANCESTOR by Lee Matthew Goldberg.
More Spirit Than Animal
Price: Free! Words: 77,970. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
When Peter Rhodes, ex soldier and idealist urges us to bring our hidden selves out into the light, he is unprepared for the tragic consequences of standing alone in an unprincipled world.
Liberation's Garden
Price: Free! Words: 122,450. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
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Miles is lost in a world he doesn't believe in. Paralyzed by the enormity of our situation and resigned to a life of inaction. Then a brief moment sparks his exploration into the folds of the Great Mystery. He learns what it means to live in a good way, how to carry abundance in his heart while shedding the illusion of scarcity, and through the journey becomes an active participant in his own life
Muslim Mars
Price: Free! Words: 59,750. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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It is the year 2054, and a peace deal has been reached with the Arab and Turkish armies that occupy southern Europe. In the agreement is one point that goes beyond Earth: Europe must open its colony on Mars to Muslim immigrants. As hundreds of Muslims arrive at Europe’s Mars science colony, one man tries desperately to prevent conflict between the Muslim settlers and the European colonists.
The Chronicles of the Jinn and Their Charges
Price: Free! Words: 421,660. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Take a journey into the land of Kebsuda, and meet the Cobolds as they embark on Adventures to unite their lands. Meet the Jinn Maelendil as he assists his Charges Milo and Amira to fulfill a destiny.
Broken Toys
You set the price! Words: 160,120. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The son of hidden powers in America, Theo Mezler did the unthinkable: married a woman not born into the life of wealth and privilege his secret heritage provided him. Given orders by The Powers That Be, he must bring his wife into the fold or face certain destruction in the public eye. Nothing must stand in his way; not the FBI, not family ties, or his wife's protests. Only survival matters.
Illustrated Desert Under the Elms
Price: Free! Words: 152,690. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Urban
Partially noir vision of a suburbanized southwest rural hamlet, which is attached to a big, bad city. The differing outlooks are seen through the divergent viewpoints of its current residents and their neighbors.
Family Practice
Price: Free! Words: 55,070. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Viet Nam war is raging. Its decadent immorality is affecting the US mainland. This book follows a mystery wherein the semi-destitute private eye knows less than everyone else. His employers use him as a dupe; he unknowingly sent into extremely dangerous waters. In accordance with the theme, there is heavy sexual content, including some BDSM. Does our anti-hero represent the American public?
Deadly Compromises
Price: Free! Words: 52,530. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Romance » General
A bungling hit man meets and falls in love with the wife of his next intended victim.
Blase Eight
Price: Free! Words: 258,550. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Blasé Eight” is an ensemble piece which primarily follows eleven people from different walks of life with five stories which initially seem unrelated. One could also say that it’s the story of Propicio; formerly a rural hamlet on the outskirts of a big city; now suburbanized.
Vivanna's Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2019 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Vivianna lives a damn asking for permission or forgiveness lifestyle. Vivianna continually pushes against the boundaries of her manufactured Harrow lifestyle. A semester off from college leads Vivianna into an unexpected romance with a hardworking blue-collar man named Raymond. Raymond is everything Vivianna is not supposed to want in a man but everything she needs.
Lesson One: Revolution! (Second Edition)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,350. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
High school history teacher Dan Starney believes the US has strayed far from the ideals of the founding fathers, and he intends to restore liberty to the land. As he sees it, the law means little when the government has become oppressive. Dragged into the public spotlight without warning, he feels rushed to complete his plans, but an attractive young math teacher presents unexpected obstacles.
Penny
Price: Free! Words: 50,180. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Penny is a story about Earthly loss and the continuation of the soul in a place where kind people live.