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Rabbits Don't Make Deals
Price: Free! Words: 90,700. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The United Kingdom is dead, betrayed by its leaders. The federal superstate regards its citizens as rabbits. Ron Smith is one in a billion. What are his chances?
South of Clearcourt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Phoenix Patterson, a 32 year old historian, goes on a vacation at the invitation of his sister. He was hoping to have a nice vacation away from it all but that's all stopped when his parents show up and that's when the drama starts. His parents never did approve of his choice to go into History instead of Business like his father. Will things ever be resolved between them?
¿Deseo o Necesidad?
Price: $6.51 USD. Words: 25,510. Language: Spanish. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Triunfar y tener éxito es lo que tenemos en mente cuando uno decide hacer un cambio en su vida.
The Interview Room
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story. Detective Jim Willis, now old and near retirement, can't forget about an old case, and the day he came face to face with a monster.
The Foreseer
Price: Free! Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is a fictional short story about a young girl who learns about her gift of foresight. While the runes technically start with the F rune, this story was the first that came to my muse for translation. Anei will overcome a painful initiation and learn the history of her destiny as a Rune Messenger.
Jennifer’s Magic Books 1–3
Price: $5.79 USD. Words: 465,220. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Seventeen-year-old Jennifer is a genius mage in a world that doesn’t know about magic. Mages are five times more likely to be sociopaths, and mage sociopaths are often violent. Jennifer loses her friend and her boyfriend to evil mages. She learns new magic and captures them. She fights power-hungry mages. She and her apprentice make huge sacrifices to fix a problem that could end mankind.
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.
The Socialist
Price: Free! Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Essay » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the near future, America's public schools have been privatized and are now run by large corporations. The return of laissez-faire capitalism has created a world of cutthroat competition and cost-cutting, allowing for tremendous profits. But when the head principal of a corporate-run high school finds himself betrayed by the very titans of industry he once served, he decides to fight back.
The Final Farewell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A woman raised by her grandparents keeps her vigil by her grandfather's hospital bed, remembering his love and kindness
The Last Trump (A Farce Of Politics)
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(1.00 from 1 review)
When Donald Trump becomes President in 2016, nothing seems amiss -- aside from Donald Trump being President. But by the time 2020 rolls around, he's more popular than ever but things are beginning to fall apart. President Trump just doesn't seem to be himself... ...and the face he shows at his second inauguration is more shocking than anyone could dare dream!
Universal Superficial Contagion
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(3.00 from 1 review)
An elderly woman, gifted with a computer and internet access, becomes a slave to the machine and ultimately it’s victim.
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.
Life, Death and Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Life, Death and Beyond is a story taking place in a dystopian future focusing on the life and trials of William Johnson, a London boy from a sheltered family as his life is radically altered on the day he kills a man. The story follows his childhood, his prison stay and his life and death afterwords as he radically alters the world.
Monogamy--Book III of The Libertine
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 98,300. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Robert Gattling’s longest intimate relationship is ended: his love, Mardi, has died prematurely. Three women step forward to assuage his grief, an old flame, a woman as dangerous as she’s beautiful and one who’s part taboo, part enigma and all integrity. Will Robert resume his libertine ways or embrace monogamy with one of these?
Glass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Menashe Everett is a tormented man. He’s ruled by depression and addiction. He’s haunted by his past. At 37, he barely holds onto his job and lives in a haze of blurred reality. But to many in his life, he’s their only hope. Set in Cleveland in the late 1980s, Glass tests traditional ideas of interpersonal responsibility and what it means to struggle with mental illness.
Beasts of War: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The blood thirsty King Nilrem, and his army of dragons, have ruled over the land for more than ten years. But when his dragons start a rebellion, Nilrem finds himself in danger of losing his empire. This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Worlds on Fire.
Pinatubo II
Price: Free! Words: 93,640. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
On foreign contract in Africa, Vince the Calgary oilfield engineer finds his client wants a geoengineering design as the president of Niger campaigns on bringing back a Green Sahara. Driven by his daughter's future, he ignores the risk of being a drone target and takes on political negotiating. Expected to explain climate science to politicians, he becomes immersed in an intense new career.
Playmates
Series: The Bruno Adventures. Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
We’ve been told that dogs’ partnership with Man took thousands of years to germinate and solidify. Perhaps it did...but that doesn’t mean that a different sort of inter-species bond would take that long, especially if Bruno the Newf were one of the participants.
Carolyne Mayville, Secretly Psychic, Detective
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,090. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Caroline Mayville, a sixty year old retired schoolteacher, lives a very traditional village life. She tends her garden, walks her dog and volunteers at the local fete. But all of that is about to change.
If He Hollers, Let Him Go
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 134,420. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Literature » Literary
If He Hollers, Let Him Go is a gritty, truer-than-fiction account of a woman whose brutal assault and healing journey catapult her into prison as a program counselor. In that unlikely role, Elise Abrams begins to suspect that her assailant is much closer than she knew. She must now redefine her own brand of justice when his chance at a new life is under her control.