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Rivers of Tears
By Jack R. Stanley
Series: Read A Movie, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
“The River of Tears” is the Rio Grande. This screenplay, set South Texas, is about refugees from the Americas and the people who both support and oppose what is called “the sanctuary movement” and illegal immigration.
Betty
By Douglas T. Vale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A depressed high school girl who feels trapped by life tries to kill herself, and fails. Afterward she's forced to learn a lot about herself and the world around her. A short story.
Lydia’s Awakening
By Susan DeBow
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 107,970. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Lydia Calypso has wanted a strong, loving family and has done what she could to figure out what was best for everyone. But does any mother really know what is best for her children? Has she seen them only as she wants to see them or for who they really are? Now she must let go of the past and her own expectations and look honestly at a marriage and family that she never had a true vision of.
God's Little Gifts
By Pam Kono
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Dahlia waits at the airport terminal for her son who's returning from his summer visit with his father. She waits and waits...and waits...then panics.
Junction, Utah
By Rebecca Lawton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,960. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 and represented by van Haitsma Literary. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Set against the breathtakingly scenic environs of Junction, Utah, 28-year-old river guide Madeline Kruse runs from the painful legacy of her Vietnam-vet father--MIA before she was born--and into the arms of a Jack Mormon family struggling to overcome several crises of their own.
Human
By Mark Sekela
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Human, the third book in the series, will rocket you into the future. The Vacare have forged unimaginable changes on the earth and the Primoris prepare for the final battle. But no one could predict what is about to occur –are you prepared for Convergence?
HOMO INVITUS, Memoirs of a Genie
By Ngong Margretson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
HIV WITH A PEN AND A PAPER. A BOOK WRITTEN BY HIV!! Earth under a virile siege; twenty five million dead, forty million lined up for the guillotine! No stone left unturned, still no breakthrough. Suddenly, the culprit owns up in an imploding dramatic autobiography. Alas, a solution from the horse’s mouth. Billions, who know their future depends on these pages, pore over the literary Holy Grail
Battleground State
By Natasha Patel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,020. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
For Lily DeMarco, laid off from her corporate law firm and living in her parents' basement in Paterson, New Jersey, for Lily, saying yes to a job on the Ramal Cady campaign is a chance to do something -- anything -- to shake up her stalled life. When she is assigned to rural Georgia, she points her Volvo south, and takes on the challenge of helping to elect the first black Presidential candidate.
The Red Harlequin - Book 2 Kingdom Of Deceit
By Roberto Ricci
Series: The Red Harlequin, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
“Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path -- and leave a trail.” In Kingdom of Deceit, Asheva has barely escaped Ayas with his life. Now he must learn to survive on his own and put aside his age-old Black Nation hatred for the Red Chromes. But turmoil is building, both inside and outside the Red city of Samaris, where a violent attack takes the Reds by surprise.
Veronica
By David Barth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This is a short fiction story that begins with a shy, sixth grade boy and a very intelligent girl classmate who throughout school, to the twelfth grade, tries to get him to date her.
Supercitizens
By Alfonso Borello
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Some individuals with dubious pasts have been recruited to be become super-citizens.
Second of All
By Genevieve Dewey
Series: Downey, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,100. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Detective Tommy Gates and Agent Ginny Sommers struggle to balance their growing personal relationship with their task of finding his father. Back home, Kiki Downey and James Hoffman are facing their own internal and external pressures. After Mary Gates is led on a different trail by Mickey's Irish kin, they are all given pieces of a puzzle that it will take the whole family to solve. #2 in Trilogy
The Britteridge Heresy
By Dale Amidei
Series: Jon's Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,120. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two years after the events in "The Anvil of the Craftsman," team members from an initiative to Al Anbar Province find themselves targeted by a vengeful terrorist.
Vic the Computer
By David Barth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
This is a short fiction story about a secretary who is informed that the office is getting a word processor to replace her trusty typewriter.
An Autumn Wind in Walnut Creek (Amish Christianity Book)
By Sicily Yoder
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,000. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Martha Yoder was chased away from her close-knit Amish community because of a hasty judgment handed down by the quilting group. Guilt of her misbehavior during one night of Rumspringa, in which she conceived her daughter, Alice, makes her let the kid rule her house. Can the sudden inheritance of an apple orchard and its intriguing tenant farmer change her life?
The Life Expected
By KC Riley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,640. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Dean knows what he wants out of life and sets about making sure he gets it. Sean doesn’t know what he wants out of life and runs into unexpected circumstances that take his life in different directions. Watch the journey each takes to build their lives successfully and what the cost is to each man along the way.
The Thin Line - The Short Story Of A Runner
By E.A. Schmidt
Price: Free! Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(3.00 from 1 review)
A runner pushes himself to edge of his own limits in the pursuit of the "thin line" of perfection. However, he ends up discovering there is also a thin line between sanity and success.
Maggie's Moon
By Andrew Hinkinson
Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Maggie is an old woman who has spent her entire life working to heal others; now she finds herself on the run from an angry righteous mob...
Roaring Zeros
By Nate McIntyre
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,130. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
America is racked by a deep recession and political strife. Jason Carver is a recent college grad struggling to get by amid the chaos and his personal frustrations. Suddenly, a nation on edge over corporate bailouts and rising poverty is rocked when its first Latino president is attacked by a shadowy group of extremists. Fed up, Jason decides to fight back and save his generation's future
Asgard Saga - Thor's Hammer
By Per Holbo
Series: Asgard Saga, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Thor is well known for Mjolner, the war hammer that will always hit it's target and then return to the hand of it's owner. But how did Thor get hold of the weapon? This short story tells the tale on how Loki managed to trick the Dwarven smiths into giving the Aseir 6 gifts of which Mjolner was one of them.