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Best Served Cold, Revenge a la Carte
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,160. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
No matter what taste short mystery fiction readers might have, each will find something to their liking in this bakers' dozen by Sylvia Nickels. Revenge in many forms, as concocted by the characters, is featured in most of the stories. Sometimes the fierce thirst for revenge must ignore the saying, '...revenge is a dish best served cold.'
The Green Mountain Dream Trilogy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 229,840. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The Green Mountain Dream Trilogy includes three books: No Permission Needed, The Widow Maker, and Green Mountain Dream. The Trilogy spans 100 years of events that detail the struggle of two people in love... a love that cannot be ended by the mere passage of time. These books will challenge your ideas about your life, your relationships, your dreams, and what might happen after you die.
Green Mountain Dream
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This book is the third in The Green Mountain Dream Trilogy. It hinges largely on the events of the two previous books, No Permission Needed and The Widow Maker. It is about love, about the possibility of reincarnation, about dreams, and about the spirit that lays hidden in everyone and everything around us.
The Detail Man
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
I sell drugs. So did Bay Reed. The difference between Bay and me: I know how to keep secrets...
Untitled
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,190. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Document Found in a Prefab Undergoing Demolition in a North-west London Suburb A novel-ms, lost and recovered years later, in the form of an account by a schoolboy of his final year at grammar school, an attempt by examining the days past to find a key to the future.
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?
Walking In The Neon Night
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Jonathan had always been warned of this side of the city. A place where neon lights disguised everything and where shadows concealed the sins of man. His father's warnings were beginning to fall on deaf ears as Jonathan searched for the answer to his own question. That question had brought him here but will he find his answer.
The Gay Pill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,700. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The President of the United States is up for reelection and a controversy erupts. A pharmaceutical company has manufactured a pill that when taken by the mother during pregnancy, can prevent the child from being gay. Will the President decide to stand against the Pill and risk losing reelection, or will he stand up for what he believes is right?
Into the Silence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,850. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Into the Silence is the story of Chris Hinton and his spiritual journey to find happiness from a life of fear and guilt. It tells of his travels from London to Dharamsala in the Himalayas, of his encounter with the Dalai Lama, and then of meeting his spiritual teacher on the sacred Hindu mountain, Arunachala, in the South of India.
Point Blank (a Short Tale of Macabre Family Faults)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
IF YOU CAN'T STAND THE PRESSURE... ASK YOUR MOTHER TO STOP POINTING THE GUN AT YOUR HEAD. Suddenly, it's write or die for Steven, thanks to the pressure of his own mother indenting his tender skull with the muzzle of the pistol held in her hand. Not to mention that his recently departed Father lying on the floor beside him should supply enough motivation.
Brick by Brick
Series: The Irish Novels. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,210. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Martha Marie takes the reader into the adult lives of ten siblings, an environment she knows well from her own childhood. She explores their relationships with humour and sympathy, and her affection for her native city, Dublin, comes through in all she writes.
Coffee? Perhaps Tea?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this psychological short story, Mr. Wilson appears to have misplaced his mind. But then, why would he appear normal around a pretentious doctor who has completely alienated him? Well, if he could be anymore alienated than he already was.
Our Lady of the Burning Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Two stories of crime, chance and coincidence. Liam has to raise twenty thousand dollars to pay back the mob and decides to rob a church. But fate has other ideas. Dennis has robbed a bank and found the perfect hiding place for the loot, a deserted factory. But his plans are thwarted by homeless Harry… 4900 words or 18 print pages altogether
Writer
Series: Daughter of Time, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
From hatred, Love. From many, One. Book 2 in the Daughter of Time trilogy: A love story and sci-fi epic about the beautiful and terrible destiny of profoundly star-crossed lovers with a galaxy's fate in their hands. "A work of literary fiction that transcends its genre. Read this novel. Immediately." -Portland Book Review
Maker
Series: Daughter of Time, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,680. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Until all is lost, nothing is found. The final element of a unique trilogy. A story in which the one that was lost will be found. Where a thief will guide against chaos and time. Where all that was held dear will perish. And in that final and utter destruction--there will be a Creation. "Exploratory fiction at its most powerful and intelligent." -ForeWord Reviews
Red Soil Through Our Fingers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,880. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A Mars colonist accepts a deal with a mining company to start a new life on humanity's off-world frontier. But idealism turns to unease when reality becomes darker than the fine print foretold. With his farm under bio-genetic attack and the most powerful player on the planet as an enemy, Mahela has no choice but to run... and expose economic slavery on an interplanetary scale.
Reader
Series: Daughter of Time, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,700. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
From the future, a final plea. Out of the past, a last hope. A young girl, born to die in freakish disregard. A doomed world, enslaved to forces unseen. A final hope beyond imagining. Become a Reader, because in the end, the most unbelievable step in the adventure—will be your own. "A gripping science-fiction epic that will propel readers toward wonder" -ForeWord Reviews
Deconstructing the New World Order: Short Stories and Essays in a Sci-Fi Context
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 59,990. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The book aspires to be the successor to Orwell’s 1984 and Huxley's Brave New World. In so doing, it probes more deeply into the totalitarian forces attempting to put a stranglehold on humanity. Advances in technology have made possible the construction of an all-encompassing cyberhive that threatens to ensnare and abolish individual autonomy.
Fall of the Yellow Jackets
Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(2.00 from 1 review)
On a resplendent autumn afternoon, two recurring agents (32 and 33) have a discussion on the back patio in east Charlotte. A certain species of flying insect soon make its presence known. An encyclopedic discussion of yellow jackets ensues. Then, Agent 666 turns the radio on. Somehow, it all ends up in the waves. Sorry, no sex, violence, or Mr. Malloy in this one. Approx. 1600 words.
Queen Of Anarchy Book 1:Venomous Vengeance of Viper
Price: Free! Words: 18,540. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.00 from 1 review)
It's the night before Halloween and Viper, leader of Viper's Vermin, has been presented with the biggest score of the year by Bad Wolf of the Lunar Legends. When the job proves too horrible to actually pull off Viper in kidnapped and threatened with rape, death, and the destruction of her gang who are being forced into pulling off the gig anyway. This is the first story of Queen Of Anarchy.