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Ye Little Hills Like Lambs
Series: Village Tales. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 163,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 1, 2016 by Bapton Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Downlands and the Woolfonts look forward to a placid new year. What they get is tragedy, disaster, a stunning archaeological discovery, and, in the end, perhaps, redemption. But it’ll want all of Canon Paddick’s saintliness, all of the duke’s cunning, and all of Professor Lady Lacy’s wisdom, to see them through and all set right. Merely another half-year in the Woolfonts and District, really.
Short Sold (The Arab Heist)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 176,520. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What Happened to Colonel Gaddafi's Billions? Set in the backdrop of the Libyan Civil War, Short Sold is a novel drawn from real events about a London banker who cannot believe his good fortune at the fall of the Gaddafi regime.
Death of an Optimist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,140. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
This outrageous, politically incorrect, humorous noir mystery is singular in contemporary fiction. Without vampires and aliens attacking the world it remains a fast paced, exciting satirical attack on American social mores and is not for the faint hearted.
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...
The Brane of the Space Pirates
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 109,680. Language: American English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
When the spaceship Brane Child emerges from skip-space near an unfamiliar space station, Lisa Chang thinks she and her crew may have finally found their way home. That is until the station's weapons turn toward them, and a man dressed like a pirate appears on their view screen and demands their surrender. Lost, unarmed, and with nowhere to run, it's not as if she has much choice. Not yet, anyway.
The Speaker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 136,350. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2016 by World Video Bible School. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
An exciting story that sweeps from sea to shining sea, "The Speaker" weaves a mystery throughout the mayhem of America’s political arena, going straight to the heart of what it truly means to be an American.
Portrait in Gold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,070. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When Kate McGovern reads the journals given to her by her grandmother, her life changes forever. Written by a distant relative, the fascinating journal tells the story of Katherine Collins during the mid-eighteen hundreds in Ireland. As Kate continues to read the journals, she begins to unravel the mystery of a missing necklace and a small portrait that were a part of her family’s legacy.
Silent Voices
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,530. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Set in New Orleans in the 1800s, Daniel Evangeline is caught between a woman who loves him and a woman he cannot have. Their tormented voices lend credence to the story of someone on the precipice of insanity.
Yard Sale—Everything Must Go (Generations Book One)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,600. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Yard sale is a metaphor for all the things in life you do not need. Such as greed, lies and deceitful people. In this three-generation saga follow the Holloway and Franklin families as they slowly change a legacy left by one unsavory person.
Remember the Yellow Rose
Series: Three Cross Faith. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,400. 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.
Kassie in Peril Book 2 — Scientist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,130. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Kassie, now 10, holds patents for chemical manufacturing. She becomes a millionaire, and she becomes a target. A very professional group kidnaps Kassie and her roommate and best friend Hermione. They soon escape and become media darlings. Kassie’s relationship with her jealous brother causes worse pain than the tortures during the kidnapping. Kassie finds the lead kidnapper and extracts justice.
Kassie, Girl Genius Book 1 — Student
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,640. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Educational
Seven-year-old Kassie ignores her teacher and reads junior high school textbooks during class. Her IQ score gets her into the Academy of the Mind, a boarding school far from the family she loves. Kassie soon learns that the Academy is nothing like what she envisioned. It needs fixing, and she’s just the girl to do it.
What They Left Behind
Price: Free! Words: 121,090. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Ben and Gennie Perrin, orphaned twins, are abused and abandoned by their brother. Luckily, they are adopted by a young couple and raised in San Francisco. Years later, while trying to bring their parents to California, they uncover something so unexpected it turns their world upside down. Will they reconcile with their past or will it leave them shattered like their city after the earthquake?
Jennifer’s Magic Book 3 — Innocents Lost
Series: Jennifer’s Magic. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 145,290. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Teen mage Jennifer and her apprentice Lahni face a vital task in six months. They learn more magic and get pregnant to strengthen their souls. Lahni lacks the romantic love needed for a strong soul, so she and Jennifer become lovers. Jennifer works to remove a curse that can kill her. The task changes, and Lahni goes alone. Jennifer must warn the world of a catastrophe that will kill millions.
Jennifer’s Magic Book 2 — Lahni’s Master
Series: Jennifer’s Magic. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 152,370. Language: British English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Teen mage Jennifer captured all evil mages, but she faces new crises. Mage revolutionaries fear Jennifer and kidnap her apprentice to gain leverage. Lahni escapes, and Jennifer captures the revolutionaries. Jealous mages plan to assassinate Jennifer. After a period of calm, the soul of Jennifer’s best friend contacts her and Lahni. The crucial task given to them will require great sacrifices.
Enoch's Folly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,650. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When Alastair MacNaughton and his uncle make a winner-take-all bet to settle the decade-long squabble that threatens the family business, Alastair finds himself embroiled in a maelstrom of legend, eccentric neighbors, break-ins, fires, and double dealing. Unfortunately, Alastair's only ally turns out to be an irascible, telepathic river dragon.
Enoch's Folly
Price: Free! Words: 112,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
“You know what the old timers say about Comely? They say the Devil is afraid of him.” Aldous Comely; entrepreneur, philanthropist, bon vivant, crime lord. He has his finger on every conceivable pulse, but his grip is starting to slip. Chance encounters and unexpected friendships force him to remember what it's like to be a human being - at the worst possible time: An old enemy is back in town.
Jennifer’s Magic Book 1 — Vigilante
Series: Jennifer’s Magic. Price: Free! Words: 173,000. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Evil mages torture to death Jennifer’s best friend. Jennifer leads a cadre of apprentices to capture Bad Souls. The cadre runs into a trap, and Jennifer’s boyfriend dies. She becomes catatonic. She recovers but gets cursed by a Bad Soul. Jennifer discovers different magic and captures all Bad Souls. She meets a girl with the same magic. They become master and apprentice and honorary sisters.
Fathers and Demons; Glimpses of the Future
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
In the 28th century, Earth’s first mission to the stars is about to depart. The crew takes a pre-launch holiday to attend the wedding of a Judish crewmember, an excursion that proves enlightening in many ways. The mission’s Chief Engineer, however, heads to his own home to try to lay his personal demons to rest; scientific advancements do not guarantee the perfect functioning of the human mind.
In The Abode of Angels
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 152,800. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
When Joshua's fiancée sacrificed herself to save a world, he thought that was the end of her. Instead, she brought him the secret of immortality. Can he free mankind of the fear of death before those who profit from fear find a way to silence him?