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Generations of Gold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
There is a secret in the house of Ikari, a doll that can walk and talk made of porcelain and gold. She fulfils many roles, one for each family member. Will she manage to keep the family whole? Warning: “Generations of Gold” is not suitable for children.
Beware the Dither Bird
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,930. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2018 by Whimsical Publications. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This provocative, contemporary story is based upon actual national events, unheeded warnings about failing policies, and the associated indifference to inaction. What will happen if we remain unaware of a changing world around us and inadvertently ignore the troubling events that surround us on a daily basis? The answer is contained in this story – an outcome that only you can decide.
Space Vixen Trek Episode 17: Tomorrow The Stars
Series: Space Vixen Trek, Book 17. Price: $2.88 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In 1978, a professor and two wacky Midwestern teens witness a remarkable finding. A worldwide computer network delivers an image from their new space telescope, and they discover proof that aliens once visited our solar system. Soon, they're in more trouble than a gopher at a rattlesnake convention. Little did they know that these sneaky extraterrestrials are back again.
The House Wren
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 173,500. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Texas dairy farmer, Alton Kemper, has a life changing experience following the death of his son Jim, a soldier in World War II, when he decides he has to live again for his grandson. Alton’s grandson, Jimmy, grows up in the shadow of his bigger-than-life grandfather, learning what is it means to be a man of honor. But life presents many challenges for the Kemper family...
Zygote Wrangle Down In Texas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
When Toby and Laura decided that only one of them wanted children, divorce seemed like the only answer. But, current technology provided another solution. (Approx. 16,600 words.)
Basil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,070. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Basil is rich in history, benefits, lore, and magic.  It is from the Greek meaning king or royal. One of the smartest things I did was buy a whole basil plant at the market… snip leaves from the top, put water in the saucer when soil needs to be moist and there’s basil all the time. There’s nothing like it. So fragrant…
Traiciones y Engaños de la Mente
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 99,480. Language: Spanish. Published: November 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Desde que el ser humano abre los ojos a la luz de la vida por primera vez, hasta que esta se extingue su propia energía, ocurren demasiadas anécdotas, algunas buenas y otras no tanto a lo largo de toda esa secuencia vital, por la que cada individuo pasa, y siempre día tras día, en su mente se han ido acumulando tal cantidad de preguntas.
Karma Nation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,080. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Chantley Armstrong, a white woman raised in an ashram in India, and Sam Johnson, a proud young black man, come across each other in Boulder, Colorado. The intense feelings aroused by the chance encounter suggest that they share a relationship from previous lives.
Cold Island
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 67,940. Language: British English. Published: November 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
It’s more than twenty-five years since Mara arrived in Britain, yet today she no longer feels safe in the country she thought she knew. Threatened with deportation, Mara embarks on a journey across the moors of northern England, hoping to reach the relative safety of Scotland - but Immigration Enforcement is never far behind.
A Heart of Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
“Time of death...” the doctor said. I won’t forget that moment I looked over at Ellie—the paleness of her once rosy cheeks, the blue hue coating her perfect lips—the woman I had been with since we were five years old. My wife. My best friend...and the mother to our newborn baby girl. You promised me we would be together forever, I wanted to tell her. She gave me her forever, I told myself.
Innocent When You Dream: Narrative in Tom Waits' Songs - the middle years
Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 77,140. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
This second volume of my Narrative in Tom Waits’ Songs series follows the shifts in his music as Reagan’s eighties tumbled into the nineties. The narrative voice shifts with his music as the stories drift outside the personal to examine the world around him just as much as it does his reactions to it.
As They Come
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The mental state of a women is shown through a letter that was written to help the abandon child to find understanding,fear and regret of decisions made out of selfishness is what strikes the endless pattern of unwanted pregnancy and abandonment.
Family Ways
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Bernard has a problem, he's barely four-years-old and his family is a dead loss. His mother, Donna, has a certain idea of what constitutes a job and his granddad
The Trout
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(3.00 from 1 review)
The author has a random conversation with a school teacher from Michigan at a craft-beer bar/store in downtown Morganton (NC, USA) on an autumn afternoon. The answer to the final question was hiding behind a submerged granite boulder. Autobiographical. The dialogue is almost verbatim. Rating: PG-13 (an instance of foul language). Approx. 1300 words.
Ultimate Error
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,370. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2018 by Prominent Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
Where have all the people gone? What happens when the best laid plans of mice and men go awry? Mankind, an arrogant, egotistical ass, decided to change a project that Mother Nature had been working on for ten billion years. It was as devastating as the meteor that doomed the dinosaurs 65 million years ago. But that had been an act of god. This catastrophic event was an act of man playing god.
The Aftermath
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 112,720. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2018 by Prepper Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Julie Atwood is settling into a new normal in remote Smoky Flats, along with her son and father. While the U.S. continues spiraling into violence and instability, Julie and her family hone their survival skills as they prepare to endure their first harsh winter in Colorado's Rocky Mountains.Lives are lost, and danger and uncertainty creep around every corner.
Люба
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: Russian. Published: November 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Она рвалась в Москву страстно. Она не видела в Москве света, манящего своей сказочностью и святой добродетелью. Она была зла и ехала туда, где зла больше. Она ехала биться и побеждать...
The Right Time (Book 2: Twisted Time Duet)
Series: Twisted Time Duet. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,170. Language: Australian English. Published: November 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
You just never know what life's going to throw at you, do you? Despite my initial stress about tumbling through time and the gig I lied my way into, working as a Governess in the late 1880's has turned out to be a blast. Kids, I've discovered to my surprise, aren't devious little flesh-eating Imps. They're actually pretty rad little people who love my stories of Superheroes and Flying Muscle cars.
Aftershock: an Eye of the Storm Companion Novel
Series: Blood Never Lies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,850. Language: British English. Published: October 30, 2018 by Bitten Fruit Books / Satin Smoke Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Five years ago, after the death of her friend, Claire nurtured both an open wound and her friend's baby, Jasmine. She and Pete have brought her up as their own, but despite their love for their adopted daughter, fate's about to test the foundations they've built. When a boy is hurt, Jasmine's terrible legacy threatens to be revealed. Can you ever escape what you truly are? Blood never lies.
Yellowjack and the River Man
Series: Pocketful of Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Yellow fever. Voodoo queen Marie Laveau. A long-lost relative's homecoming. The Underground Railroad. All of them are part of Alcide Devereaux's ("Bayou Fire") continuing story. See what adventures come his way in "Yellowjack and the River Man."