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The Fading of Jill Montgomery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A woman sets out on a run and soon lapses into recent memories. But are the memories complete? Perhaps they're misleading.
Behind The Strong One's Eyes
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 39,050. Language: American English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Adventure » General
Ever wonder what goes on in the mind of a strong woman? Be prepared, it isn't what you think.
Sleep Tight Forevermore
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
David’s wicked sister in law is cooking up a plan to kill David’s mother by having her put in a hospice home and sedating her to death. She thinks it’s the perfect murder plan.
Tahquitz Dawn
Series: Debris. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,440. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The San Jacinto mountains stand majestic ...in the shadows of a ghost.
Drive
Series: Debris. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,020. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The Coachella Valley is a desert hot spot ...where love grows.
Debris
Series: Debris. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,660. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Palm Springs is haunted by the rich & famous ...and the broken.
Coldfire
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 89,730. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Sheriff Matt Henderson must defend his town of Cory, Ohio from the invasion of a Mexican drug cartel. With the increasing frequency of murders in his own peaceful town, Matt and his department are under virtual siege from international criminals who would think nothing of murdering every man, woman and child who opposed their ugly scheme.
Stick Figures
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,420. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016 by WoolysWagon ePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
You've seen them. Stick Figures. Walking through life but, differently. Mattie deals with them every day. A young girl, she can't understand why her life is different from other children she meets. Loving fathers and mothers are curiosities. Why were hers so different? Who am I? Not lovable. Not pretty. She must be the reason for her mother’s 'purple' times, she is certain. She is not.
Through Button Eyes: A Collection of Short Fiction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Placer Gold Writers' book "Through Button Eyes" is a multi-genre collection of short stories which will thrill, intrigue & entertain readers. Seven authors present 15 stories that range from tender coming of age to a humorous zombie, moments of romance to murder and dystopian nightmare, from fantasy and magic to SciFi and mystery thriller - surely "Through Button Eyes" has something for everyone.
Complex
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,880. Language: Dutch. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
De moeder van Tom Robbedoes is een promiscue vrouw en dat heeft zo zijn weerslag op het gezin. En dan krijgt Tom ook nog eens te maken met de typische problemen waar jongvolwassenen mee kampen, zoals zijn seksuele ontwikkeling. Aanvankelijk gaat Tom daar goed mee om en vindt hij niet alleen nieuwe vrienden, maar ook de ware liefde. Tot de oude demonen weer opduiken.
Dia Linn - VIII - Le Livre de Cyan (Sinn Féin)
Series: Dia Linn, Livre 8. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 105,250. Language: French. Published: December 2, 2016 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Année 3050. Cyan et Connor sont les derniers descendants des O’Callaghan, la famille fondatrice d’Eochair, une organisation mondiale qui dirige dorénavant la destinée des peuples, depuis 2020. Cyan choisira-t-elle la voie du devoir et suivra-t-elle le chemin qu’on a tracé pour elle ? Quels que soient leurs choix, les derniers descendants d’Eileen devront faire des sacrifices…
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.
The Rath
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,330. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A father tells his daughter the story of the gloom she feels, the shadow cast across a century and a half by the family’s ordeal during the Great Hunger. It’s her only hope--understanding what she is grieving and learning how love saw the old ones through.
Keep Your Shorts On!
Price: $3.99 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.
Baby Samuel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,770. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Welcome to VillageAll, a cosmopolitan neighbourhood where life is (mostly) harmonious, and where time stands still and nothing is what it seems. When Mr & Mrs Smith announce to their friends in VillageAll that they are expecting a baby everyone is very pleased for them.
Atlas Returns
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,180. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
When the current President is impeached for crimes and misdemeanors it leaves an opening for a new kind of President and a new kind of politics in America. Influenced in part by Orwell and Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged, J. Jeffrey Fletcher's Atlas Returns continues the examination of America's ills and the cures that may be necessary.
Daisychains
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 152,710. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In Daisychains Anita Lounsbach writes a wonderful account of the trials and tribulations of the extended Connolly family exploring the complexities and nature of people. Set in Manchester, the character of each family member develops throughout the book until you feel you know them personally, and discover each is not as first perceived.
When Shakespeare Lost the Plot
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,810. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Not to be, you see, is the only way to be! Meditation and the acceptance of being a 'nobody', versus the desire for social recognition and becoming 'somebody'. The difference in personal journeys to fulfilment couldn't be starker between the East and the West.
Prescription for Guns, A
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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Gilbert is a loser. He suffers for low self-esteem, high blood pressure, and inoperable social invisibility disorder. Doctor Mallet, Gilbert's psychiatrist, offers a different diagnosis: Why take responsibility for life's problems when you can blame everyone else instead. "A Prescription for Guns" is a short humor piece combining satire with commentary on a social propensity for violence.
Being Martha Ramis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Martha Ramis, church secretary in a small town in South Dakota, ruminates on the new pastor as she goes about preparing the next church newsletter.