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Stalemate
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015 by SilverWood Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
In the summer of 1930, fifty-two year old Walter Bruce is told he has a terminal disease. If he continues to live the way he does he will be dead in a year...
A Room in the House of the Ancestors Books One and Two
Price: Free! Words: 76,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Computer whizkid Edward’s adopted father taught him that his biological family rejected him at birth. After Edward’s biological brother, Andrew, reaches out to befriend him, the men forge a friendship based on a shared computer system dream. When Edward arrives at the ancestral home of the family he believes abandoned him, he learns the whole story he'd been told about his history is a lie
Genesis
Series: Sister Christian. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,060. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Moon Mistress Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In this family drama, Doctor Richard Mason has just discovered he's adopted and has been put in charge of his physically and mentally challenged sister, Hannah Rice. ***Although suitable for a "Christian Audience", this novel and series are not meant as "Christian Fiction". Please do not be confused by the titles of the series or the individual books contained within.***
Paper Cranes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Paper Cranes is a short story of an isolated artist told from a surrealist landscape melded within London. The realms of possibility and impossibility are allowed to mingle; undermining the supposed superiority of human knowledge and the concept of reality. Paper Cranes is an extension of The Surrealist Series on www.fancybunnyinlondon.wordpress.com.
Lungo i vicoli di Perasanta
Price: $6.79 USD. Words: 55,590. Language: Italian. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Nel paese di Perasanta lo scorrere del tempo si è arrestato il giorno in cui le sabbie hanno sommerso il suo naturale sbocco al mare. Da allora i suoi abitanti conservano immutate abitudini e mentalità, con tutto ciò che questo comporta di positivo e di negativo. Sullo sfondo di questo paese immaginario - distante da tutto e perso nel tempo - coesistono i rappresentanti di una minuscola società...
Visitor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Dean Grey is waiting on an old friend. They once shared many adventures in the past but have not seen each other in some time and Dean hopes to confirm something he has thought for years.
Gli Angeli del Bar di Fronte
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: Italian. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Chiara, italiana e Paula, rumena. Due giovani voci in una Torino autunnale e desolata. Due ragazze che vivono di lavori umili. Chiara serve ai tavoli di un bar malfamato, Paula fa la badante in nero. Tra di loro, un gruppo di ragazzi rumeni che ha tutta l’aria di essere una banda. Una sera, quello che pare essere il capo, Vic, salva Chiara da un tentativo di stupro da parte di due di loro.
An Ordinary Man
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,350. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
An Ordinary Man is a tale of the 21st Century in which Quincy Peters, an ordinary man without social skills but incredible financial acumen, becomes sought after by political leaders. The machinations of powerful Congressional leaders, high finance and political intrigue propel Quincy into the struggle for election to the world’s most powerful position, President of the United States.
Newspaper Underground (Riverside Tale)
You set the price! Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
5900 words. Rex Baker is king of his world though he isn’t even an adult by legal standards. Not that Rex takes much stock in the law, or the expectations of others. He has his own rules he follows and they have let him stay one step ahead of just about everyone.
Daughters of Abraham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Daughters of Abraham is a thought-provoking and riveting story about love, friendship, culture, values, religion, and life choices.
Pase de un Día
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014 by CV-2 Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
A billion Third Worlders wanted to work in the United States. As a lucky holder of a daypass, Chalo had the opportunity to teleport to his job, unless he overstayed his shift. Or lost his daypass.
Making Life Worth While
Price: Free! Words: 27,590. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Travis Hilton realizes how his life seems to be dictated by those who despise him. Eventually, he is practically driven out of town by the people who conflict with him. The torture doesn't end there as the worst of the people from the town attempts to destroy all of Travis' hopes. However, once Travis thinks about his capabilities, his life begins to shift from one influence to the exact opposite.
Seeking MO
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,240. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The search for self, or self worth, and one's unique identity in this vast, chaotic world can prove challenging to any young adult. Add a passion for music, spirituality, and the outdoors, and the adventure becomes one worth sharing. Add on top of that a judgmental, God-loving mother, some good books, and a great friend and pen pal, and you might just disappear to the afterlife. Enjoy the ride.
Brane Child
Price: Free! Words: 75,380. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
The Brane Skip device may allow a spaceship to skip between layers of reality, bypass normal space, and avoid the universal speed limit—the speed of light. Lisa Chang, mission commander for its first crewed test, doesn't trust it. It seems like magic to her, and she doesn't believe in magic, not even after the ship skips to a fantasy version of Earth, complete with dragons, orcs, and wizards.
Kineosho Learns to Walk
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,360. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Kineosho Learns to Walk is about a young lion’s curious journey of self-discovery. Trained by a hard-core kung fu mouse, and accompanied by the wacky cast of an enchanted forest, does Kineosho have what it takes to overcome life’s many challenges? After all, dealing with the Great Rat Race, religiously fanatical moles, and a hoard of over-enthusiastic self-help gurus is no small joke.
The Totally Unauthorized Obamacare Joke Book - NEW 'We've Been Grubered' Edition
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 19,970. Language: American English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
This is the 2nd Edition of a collection of humor about Obamacare. Edgy and irreverent, the book takes dead aim all aspects of Obamacare with over 225 narrative jokes, Top 10 Lists, poems, haiku, puns, mock news releases, song parodies, etc. many of which were expanded or updated for the 2nd edition. Also includes some of the best Obamacare quips and one-liners from the late night talk shows.
Dia Linn - IV - Le Livre de Neve (Une Bealach)
Series: Dia Linn, Livre 4. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 98,210. Language: French. Published: December 19, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » General
Le tome IV de Dia Linn, Une Bealach, est la fin d’un monde. Les O’Callaghan et leurs proches – ceux qui survivront aux batailles, aux flambées de haine du Ku Klux Klan, aux premiers soubresauts de révolte de la vieille Irlande après la Famine, aux guerres indiennes… – ceux-là ne pourront, peut-être, pas échapper à une autre sorte de violence.
First Steps : Madrid Writers' Club Anthology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Each of the ten stories are written to depict a main character travelling, either in flight or on a journey of self-discovery. This collection takes the reader from Cuba to the Arctic to fantastical worlds, where animals talk and seals reveal their true nature. Airports and airplanes share pages with rowing boats, subways and horse-drawn carriages.
Flower On The Moon
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A short vignette, about 1300 words. A vignette is not a story, but is a scene. In this scene, a very old man sits in his study and contemplates his end. It is an end he has brought on himself, out of frustration and discontent. And it is an end he is determined to share... with everyone else in the entire world.
Saving the Baby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this intense short story by Nicolas Z Porter, Gunnery Sergeant Ben Crowley is trapped between past and present, but what's so bad about trying to save a baby?