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Anonymous
By José Ignacio Quiñones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Lost in a sea of trouble from my crippling vice, I sought guidance and help from an unlikely source, Anonymous.
A Modern Woman :Redwoods Trilogy Book Three: A Romantic Novel
By Kate Loveday
Series: Redwoods, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Joy Barron wants it wants it all – love, marriage and success, and she wants it Now. She’s not about to let anything stand in the way of what she wants. Not even the risk of scandal. In this final book in the trilogy we continue the story of the Barrons and the Cavanaghs and the struggle to establish the Redwoods Thoroughbred Stud-and Joy’s search for romance.
Remington and the Lumberjack
By Aaron DeCastro
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
First in a continuing series, REMINGTON AND THE LUMBERJACK is a celebration of the oral storytelling tradition and brotherly love.
Young King Arthur Dawn of the Light Episode Three, A World of Darkness and Light
By John Pirillo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Arthur has made a transition in his skills in handling people. In this episode Arthur is faced with the devious Morgana again as well as Uther Pendragon. He must come up with the most perfect wedding gown possible for Morgana or forfeit his life.
Being Prince Charming
By D.L. Jackson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
~A 1Night Stand Military Romance~ "You’re no Prince Charming." Gunny has given up everything, including the Marine Corps, for a second chance with the woman he loves. Madam Eve has given him one night to prove to his ex-wife Lissa he’s all she ever wanted. Fail, and she’ll marry another man in the morning. For this Marine—failure is not an option.
Το φάντασμα της ελληνικής κατάρρευσης
By Alkis Leandros
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,910. Language: Greek. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Τρία φαντάσματα επισκέπτονται, παραμονή πρωτοχρονιάς, τον μελλοντικό Έλληνα πρωθυπουργό Αλέξανδρο και τον ταξιδεύουν μέσα στο χωροχρόνο. Έκπληκτος ο Αλέξανδρος θα συναντήσει απρόσμενες αλήθειες που ούτε καν είχε φανταστεί. Η ματαιοδοξία και η φιλοδοξία είναι άφθονες,ο χρόνος όμως που του απομένει ελάχιστος και το διακύβευμα τεράστιο. Άραγε ο ήρωας μας θα καταφέρει να σώσει την παρτίδα;
Vermont Recovered
By Kim Traverse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,650. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Tolly Mansfield drops out of college to join the love of his life who he has met exactly once! Starting at a folk music commune in Vermont in 1971, and winding through the years this story explores what the the job of parent means.
In The Stars Part I, Episode 3: Pisces
By Debbie McGowan
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. You set the price! Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Pisces is Episode 3 of In The Stars, a two part instalment of the Hiding Behind The Couch series, following the longstanding friends, 'The Circle', through the first of six eventful months, exploring their day-to-day lives as they encounter celebration, loss, illness and life-changing decisions.
Mark Coffin, U.S.S.
By Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,620. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
From Allen Drury, the master of spellbinding political fiction, author of Advise and Consent. Mark Coffin, U.S.S. is a magnificent novel of Washington politics—an insider’s view of power at the top, shown through the eyes of vivid, fascinating, and humanly likable characters. The epic story of a Senator’s rise and fall. Neither Mark nor his wife were prepared for what Washington had in store.
Decision
By Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 193,820. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A gripping novel about the deterioration of the criminal justice system and the mysterious, powerful body at its core—the Supreme Court of the United States. From Allen Drury, the master of spellbinding political fiction, author of Advise and Consent
Advise and Consent
By Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 302,480. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The #1 New York Times bestseller and Pulitzer Prize winner Allen Drury’s Advise and Consent is one of the high points of 20th Century literature, a seminal work of political fiction—as relevant today as when it was first published. A sweeping tale of corruption and ambition cut across the landscape of Washington, DC.
A Time for Poncey — And other Stories out of Skullbone
By Craig Davis
Price: Free! Words: 71,820. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Based on the book of Ecclesiastes, "A Time for Poncey — And other Stories out of Skullbone" traces the misadventures of Poncey S. Muldoon in an updated Southern Gothic style. The short stories draw a picture of life non-sequentially, but still lead to a crushing climax. The book gives a new look to modern Christian literature.
The Furrowed Brow
By Eric Praschan
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
London, 1705. In an isolated country home, Anthony, an eccentric bachelor obsessed with studying human behavior, embarks on an unorthodox experiment: switching places with his butler, Philip. What begins as an innocent, amusing analysis soon turns into a perilous ordeal, leaving Anthony with a life-altering choice to make.
Thief's Paradise
By Marlowe, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(4.00 from 1 review)
Story about a thief who doesn't hesitate to kill people if he has to, and how a mere sight of vultures drive him toward his own death!
The Zantem's Box - Sample
By Dayl McGlone
Series: The Small Boy, Zantem's Box Sample. Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: British English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
If you found a mysterious box which can seemingly bend time and space would you use it as a way to stop the war or as the ultimate weapon of mass destruction? Right and Wrong is a grey area at war time, who would you trust?
Who is Amen: African Warrior?
By Roger Russell
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
An analysis of the makeup of Amen; the rider on the pale horse – See AFRICAN WARRIOR published on Smashwords by Roger Russell.
Luminous Skies
By cutedevilchild
Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Stella has lived all her life in loneliness, neglected by her parents since childhood. She thinks her family has long since fallen apart, but perhaps that isn't the case.
User Pays
By Tabitha Ormiston-Smith
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What if we took our political leaders' rhetoric seriously? What if we implemented their dodgy policies in real life? In this chilling parable, the User Pays doctrine is examined as applied to a typical Australian family.
Jungle Junction
By Ray Wilson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,460. Language: British English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Jungle Junction - Ray Wilson's talent for the political thriller is terrific: his handle on this fascinating account of skulduggery at high levels is sophisticated and informed. It's all entirely plausible and the action sequences are wonderful, very filmic. Patrick McGrath.
Conquerors
By Aonghus Fallon
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Short story. Honoria Brewster is the last descendant of an old, Anglo-Irish family and the family estate is now a golf course. Only one thing might change her fortunes – locating the famous Ballyshee Dowry. But how on earth is she ever going to do that?