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New Dawn
Price: Free! Words: 62,370. Language: British English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
When Jumaane, an African refugee, climbs the concrete wall securing the southern border of the hermetically sealed United States of Europe, his dreams of freedom and safety quickly turn into a living nightmare.
Pizza With Panache
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,270. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Pizza With Panache, a satire, is about Fred Farquhar, a pizza franchise owner, who goes for easy money by trading on inside information from a Wall Street buddy. Nick Papadakis, an overworked SEC enforcement lawyer who is fed up with his job, is told to investigate. Obstructed by defense lawyers and harassed by supervisors, Nick hopes for a way to escape his job while Fred hopes to escape Nick.
The Tipping Point: The Year 2030
Price: Free! Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Global warming threatens our world. Most scientists worldwide have verified the dangers of a rising CO2 to 450 ppm and 2 degree C where the point of no return may be reached. A young leader turns college students into a fighting force to sway the government to stop the rising CO2. The story faces the long odds of converting lawmakers and the oil industry to end the burning of fossil fuels.
The Heavenly Oak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,920. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017 by Trifecta Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
A thought priming glimpse into the afterlife. Six compelling characters come face to face with their own mortality and realize the end is just the beginning.
96 Broken Ave.
Price: Free! Words: 51,990. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(2.00 from 1 review)
Summer, 1996. A severe thunderstorm is heading towards the small town of Blare, Indiana. A community of hopeless dreamers and broken hearted losers. On the edge of dusk the wind and thunder pick up and the coming of night will bring nightmares to the forefront for a failed musician, a rich kid with suicidal dreams and a thirty something female bartender with a broken past.
Captivation of a Thug 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,110. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
The constant attacks that Borne and Mackenzie are involuntarily subjected to begin spilling over into their budding relationship. Though both are fighting to remain above ground when it comes to their personal lives, one is falling significantly short.
Spindown
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 85,570. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Mel Stern’s days as a top-level motorcycle trials rider are over. He has built a successful motorcycle dealership and is determined for his family to make an impression amongst his affluent middle-class neighbours who are colonizing the country village where he lives.
Days of Bossa Nova
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,000. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Felipe Navarra rises from poverty to conquer São Paulo, Brazil, the city he loves. He becomes a radio celebrity in the age of Bossa Nova, classic sambas, and radionovelas. On his way to fame and fortune, he falls into a heartbreaking love triangle with his childhood sweetheart and sells his soul to the dark dictatorship that took over Brazil from 1964 to 1985...
Red Alligator Boots
You set the price! Words: 81,420. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
"June wanted to go home and so did I, but I kept my mouth shut and hoped Cal would take us away from this terrible place we were supposed to call home.” Danni sighed, “He decided to prove to all of us that we could make a good living catching alligators, but no one wanted to help him and so I got drafted into his army of one. But when Jack Sawyer came to town, my life changed forever."
The Fifteenth of June
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,930. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A chance encounter offers a young alcoholic a flicker of hope for a better future. But is he ready to bury the past?
Crusher vs The Empire
Price: Free! Words: 150,050. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by CWG Press. Categories: Fiction » Transgressional fiction, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Turn the other way today and join the revolution. Come along with the young residents of a Twin Cities group home as they go way against the grain. No money, no hope, no health care, no job security - they know why. And one day they decide they’re not going to take it any longer. Basta. They organize the CRUSHER rebellion, Geronimo’s Revenge. Because it’s about time somebody did.
The Scene Stealers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,160. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
When a young artist's painting is stolen by a professional artist and put up for sale, her theater friends step up with their plan to perpetrate a heist and steal it back. Better hope they don't get caught, because high school is hard enough without facing hard time.
Pitcher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 202,140. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Robbie Parker had a life that most young boys only dream about. He had the best parents in the world and he learned about love at a young age. His father was a Marine as was his father before him. Robbie was destined to follow in their footsteps.
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.
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.
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.