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Secrets of the Deep
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,500. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A dead millionaire. A fortune to be inherited. When everyone is a suspect, and everyone has a secret, will anyone ever know the truth?
Out of the House of Darkness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,400. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
He came from a long line of alkies, addicts, and ne'er-do-wells. Sobriety wasn’t enough—he needed a new life. In Out of the House of Darkness, we meet Neil as he works to make up for the decades he lost to severe alcoholism. This isn't a story about getting sober; it's about moving past mere sobriety and consciously creating a fulfilling life out of the shambles.
The Parthian Shot
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,200. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Primary School Teacher Liz Wright has it all; a successful career, a rich husband, a son at University, a daughter at one of Sydney’s most prestigious private schools, a house, a boat, a swimming pool and a good friend living next door. That is, until she is caught travelling through customs with two kilos of heroin in her suitcase...
Fathers: A Collection of 3 Flash Fiction Stories
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Parents
Fathers: A collection of Three Flash Fiction stories consist of three short stories, "Teddy", "He never Came", "His Truth". All shining a lot of the lack in-home issues many families face regarding an empty father presence.
Running for the Guv
Price: Free! Words: 24,860. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Blake Guv is a starving young attorney, desperately trying to get new clients. As a last hopeless gamble to obtain some publicity, he foolishly enters the race for Governor of his state as an independent candidate. When a series of unexpected events shove him to the front of the race, Blake is forced to start taking the campaign seriously. But the truth is, Blake hates politics with a passion!
I Just Let Her Die
Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Short Story about Jessica--a young woman whose conscience burns to confess a wrong--and what happens after she answers an unexpected knock at her door.
Brittany And Dustin Depart This Earth
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
A short story of about 1500 words. Brittany and Dustin have had a long, happy marriage and now it's time to retire. They're headed for Little Heaven, an orbital habitat where elders can enjoy low-gravity living. Dustin, however, wanted to live out his days on Earth. He's going just to please Brittany -- which is a recipe for disaster unless he can find a way to be happy in Little Heaven!
New Dawn
Price: Free! Words: 61,260. Language: British English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
A man is running for his life. An army is deployed to hunt him down. He has no right to be there. He has no right to live. He is not considered human. The year is 2058. The world's powers have been stabilised, the citizens of the newly formed super-states are safe, living in peace. But for those, born on the wrong side of The Wall, peace must be paid for, and the price is higher than ever befor
The Genie's Oak
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,400. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
If you know everything, Terry says, you probably don't need a memory. The genie thinks maybe you still do. The genie wishes it could remember.
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.
Only the Good Die Young
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016 by FedoraArts Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Whatever genre they put on ya, the song remains the same...right? What if Bob Dylan had died in his motorcycle accident in 1966? What if Jimi Hendrix had lived on, playing guitar into the new millenium? What if John Lennon never met a madman on his doorstep? Is a world without "Tangled Up in Blue" really worse than a world that never heard "Tiananmen Square Gardens"?
Electron - Those Who Cast the Votes Decide Nothing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,830. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A professor of cyber security is thrust into a conspiracy that threatens our most precious freedom, our right to a protected vote. With powerful government forces committed to stopping him, Dr. Jonas Larson must overcome his embittered life to fight a final battle for the nation he still loves.
Lord of Silver Ridge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,980. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The town Silver Ridge is about to become a battlefield. The town Silver Ridge is about to become a battlefield. What starts as a simple man’s attempt to pull his struggling family over the poverty line turns into a power struggle that spans generations. On one side is King, a shady businessman with titanium teeth and a fanatical cult of followers. Can a Lord conquer a King?
Sang Pembuat Jam (The Watchmaker) Sebuah Novelette (Indonesian Edition)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: May 11, 2016 by Seraphim Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Bagaimana jika anda dapat mengulangi masa lalu sekali lagi?
Anxious Anna & The Souls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A precocious youth as she ventures through the a seamless void, deconstructing the mirage of growing up & losing all. A spiritual adventure through the figments of paranoia & anxiety that tears at us everyday & the ways to cope while leaving memories behind.
Wheelchair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A young dentist just wants to get through his conference in peace. But a chance meeting with a dangerous woman and her crippled, senile father change everything. Soon, his boring conference has transformed into a spider's web of manipulation, nightmares, and murder.
Choiceless Beach
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016 by Frith Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
An artist, his model, and the ceaseless call of the sea: a short story about vision, identity, and perception.
Alice in Sinland: A Story of Murder, Greed... Violence, Adultery, and Treasure (Parts 1,2&3)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,720. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Alice Roseburg wanted fame — her name on everyone's lips. What she got was pure sin.
A Friday Fairytale
Price: Free! Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016 by P'kaboo Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Vonce there vas a villain so vile, the vegetation vilted vhere he put his vicked vorking boots. And a Hero so Huge, so Hunky and Heroic, his name could only be Hugo. And a dragon so dangerous and diluvian (ante-), you get the idea. And then there was Nadisda: A being of pure magic. And one day the vile villain asked her to create a curse. That's where it all went wrong...
The Rainbow Household
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016 by SADAVID ENTERTAINMENT. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Sir Adichie, a neurosurgeon, husband of an elegant University lecturer and father to three sons and a daughter, had a blissful life with his family until he received a Benemerenti medal from the Pope same time his wife becomes the first female Vice Chancellor of the University of Nigeria. At a dinner with his family and a priest, he learns that his family's perfect life is about to keel over.