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A Patriot's Call
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,620. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In this political thriller, author J. Stoute makes you ask yourself, could America really become a socialist country? At what point do true American patriots and oathkeepers stand and be counted? What would you call a citizen who acts against that very development at all costs, a terrorist or patriot?
Millie's Angel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,210. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.33 from 9 reviews)
When her mother abandons her, Millie is left to pick up the pieces and care for her little brother, Ace. Just as she begins to accept her mother’s disappearance from their lives, Millie discovers the shocking secrets surrounding her birth; leaving her anguished and torn between her feelings for her father.
Tamara: The Woman Who Conquered Baltimore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,110. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017 by Party Crasher Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Biographical
A riveting depiction of one woman’s victorious struggle to stake out a unique place in the American Noughties, Tamara: The Woman Who Conquered Baltimore captures the intersection of addiction, poverty, sexism, and racism in a way few narratives have managed.
A Life Twice Given
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,610. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2017 by berwickcourt. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Joey’s parents, devastated by his death, accept the help of a scientific cabal to clone their son. His new life leads to love and a job with the CIA. When he learns the truth, Joey must face the mystery of his past and the uncertainty of his future. This masterwork of speculative fiction, inspired by Daniel’s personal loss, delivers a genuinely human portrait of a future both idyllic and dystopic.
What May Be
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,920. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
While the hurricane pelted their New York City high rise, Nick told his fearful and pregnant wife, Eva, his dreams for the future. He'd always imagined a little farm in the Berkshires where you could pick an apple from a tree and grandchildren could grow old. Even though the generations came and went, the land remained the same, always there waiting to sustain them.
Through Button Eyes: A Collection of Short Fiction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016 by Placer Gold Writers Ink. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Through Button Eyes" is a multi-genre collection of short stories that will thrill, intrigue & entertain readers. It was one of the five medal finalists in the Anthology Division of the 2017 Next Generation Indie Book Awards (NGIBA). The stories range from tender coming of age to sci-fi adventure; romantic moments to brutal murder; magical fantasy to family tragedy... and one humorous zombie.
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.
Keep Your Shorts On!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,690. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
• An award-winning scientist has a major life secret about to become exposed to public knowledge. • A down-on-his-luck country singer experiences a breakthrough that is about to change his entire life. • A missionary to Uganda trying to save the lives of orphan children ends up facing a firing squad. • A reporter trying to find a worthwhile human-interest story gets more than he bargained for.
The Resurrection of Frank Borchard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Frank Borchard is an unhappy TV producer who suffers a cardiac arrest, dies (for five minutes) in the emergency room and is brought back to life by the frantic efforts of his doctors. Convalescing, he remembers how it felt to be dead and is filled with the wonder of it... From a master writer for TV (star trek, outer limits, twilight zone, Hitchcock presents...)
The Spun Sugar Hole
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,190. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Dr. Scheckley never dreamed all four of his most critical mental patients would stroll out the gate — with his own mistress.
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.
Abnormal Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,880. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2016 by ABC Group Documentation. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
ABNORMAL MAN by Grant Jerkins. Chaos? Or fate? What brought you here? Were the choices yours, or did something outside of you conspire to bring you to this place? Because out in the woods, in a box buried in the ground, there is a little girl who has no hope of seeing the moon tonight. The moon has forsaken her. Because of you.
Crafting the Sun
You set the price! Words: 167,040. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A robot-future story that covers the life of a roboticist, the subsequent creation of her robotic son, and how that he grows as a person in a post-war world. Life isn't easy for a sentient analysis machine, more so when he's surrounded by undercurrents of secrets.
Prodigal Son
Series: Sister Christian. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 174,350. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2016 by Moon Mistress Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When the Hour is Darkest Love and Faith Can Conquer All. A shadowy stranger from the past has set his sights on Hannah and her 3.5 million dollar trust fund. When the Hour is Darkest Love and Faith Can Conquer All.
The Many Lives of Nathan James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,130. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Desperate to reignite his creative passion, Nathan James and his girlfriend Liv make an appointment with the renowned Dr. Rose to regress into their past lives, in hopes of sparking inspiration. Through a skeptical eye, Nathan embarks on an unexpected journey through the fatal mistakes of his past, discovering that this pattern has followed him into the present.
Illusions of the Past
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,900. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Romance » New adult
In 2042 things are different. Brad Franklin and Roberto Gomez are in their early 20’s. They’ve been raised by their respective grandparents on Brad’s family farm in Southeast Georgia. They’ve also been trained and conditioned to fight the enemy…a new kind of enemy...an enemy clearly seen by all, but unidentifiable by most, except the few that must defeat it.
Brief Pose
Price: Free! 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 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.
The Carolyn Chronicles, Volume 1
Series: Painless Series. Price: $2.99 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!
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.