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Predators
Series: Lost Humanity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 351,450. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Death has been following Zack Henderson for ten years now. He woke up surrounded by it on a train a decade ago. He's watched it take friend and foe, strangers and family. It's weighed heavily on his mind. It was through death that his life finally began. He understands better than most how fragile life is, and he's done being prey. At some point, you have to stop running from death and embrace it.
Minerva's Owl
Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this short story we meet Marta who is living a fairly isolated life with her son with autism. We share some of her experiences and thoughts about how she came to this place in life and we also consider what it means to live in an authentic way.
Voice of Reason
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Savvy land manager, Jean Benchley, gives a voice to the people of a struggling city. Her hunches about the CEO of Bankstron Glass gets too close for comfort in this brief flash fiction story.
In The Stars Part II, Episode 12: Sagittarius
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. You set the price! Words: 44,060. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Sagittarius is Ep 12 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the 'The Circle', through 12 eventful months. A new home, a breakdown, life decisions, a career change…and a revelation that leaves the friends reeling, bringing this season to a head as old secrets die hard. But with a terrifying hostage situation, they won’t be the only ones waiting, as not everyone escapes alive…
Good Luck Clover on My Doorstep
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 490. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014 by Style Writes Now. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This miniature story opens up a variety of topics. Namely, how flexible are the limits of trust, loyalty, superstition?
Life, the Treasure Map and something or another.
Price: Free! Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(3.00 from 1 review)
A boy is being bullied. But that happens all the time, doesn't it? For this boy, however, life takes an unexpected turn, and he will discover what he is really made of.
Primacy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,220. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Thousands of monkeys and apes suffer in animal testing labs. If just one of them could speak, what might it say and whose interests would it threaten? To find the complete answer and save a special ape, researcher Liane Vinson will confront a malevolent corporation, a venal federal government, an animal rights movement that's lost its way--and all of our assumptions about man's primacy in nature.
Adjective Narcissism
Price: Free! Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A complex portrayal of life through a young man's eyes, over the course of one evening Carey's protagonist finds himself caught in an honest author's exercise in narcissism. 'A quick read, that provokes genuine thought' - onlinebookclub.org
Rancher Series, Complete Books 5-7
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 147,400. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Rancher Series is the story of the Johnson family in Naples, Nevada written by bestselling western romance author Jeanne Harrell. DARKEST HOUR, JUST BEFORE DAWN and RANCHER'S CHRISTMAS.
The Fifth Lectern
Price: $4.60 USD. Words: 88,900. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
What if … UKIP were given a lectern in the debates in 2010? That was the starting point of The Fourth Lectern. But the repercussions didn’t stop there. What would have happened next? The outcome was different, so things would have been different – and rather unstable …
Rabbits & Wild Dogs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Marco and the author chase down Joey Bones, ostensibly to teach him a lesson. Joey's been trash talkin' Marco, a boss, and threatening to shoot him. The threat doesn't bother Marco, but being called a rat? Now that bothers him.
All Our Future Glory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,160. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The world has narrowly escaped complete destruction, and rebuilt itself to as close a level of peace and perfection that can logically be attained. And for Marguerite Harper, it's a beautiful world, and one that she wholeheartedly believes in. But not everyone shares her views. And eventually she is forced to question almost everything that she holds as true and righteous.
A Dreamer`s Guide To Reality
Price: Free! Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Although all characters are fictional, the story is based on true events which have been adapted in order to help the reader understand better the life of the leading character. The story starts off with Gregory waking up in the middle of the night, scared by a dream he could not remember. The feeling of déjà vu follows his actions throughout the story aiding the reader to return to the conflict.
Jade Is My Stone
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 75,400. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Jade is a mysterious stone, by weight, often worth far more than gold. But if you were to go out and buy jade would you know if it was genuine or fake? In this novel, Shipton Kingsgate becomes obsessed with jade and embarks on a quest to have and to hold his own prize piece of this stone! At every turn, he must navigate the perils of true versus false, even with those nearest to him.
Focused on Murder
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 141,560. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
When nature photographer Julia Ballard stumbles upon clues to a long-unsolved double-murder her wilderness adventure turns to intrigue and then to terror. Is a conservation and environmentalist group as benign as it first seems? Enjoy a colorful story that transports the reader through the scenic Colorado Rockies, and experience the warm bond between Julia and her dog Maxie.
Go For It (Book 2, Girls' Night Trilogy, contemporary romance)
Series: Girls' Night Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Gretchen Mascoe has had a ‘thing’ for Greg Fairchild for years but the timing has never been right. A freak accident leaves him dependent on her nursing skills and wondering why he never noticed how incredibly special she is.
Rancher Series, Complete Books 1-4
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 188,160. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Rancher Series is the story of the Johnson family of Naples, Nevada written by bestselling western romance author Jeanne Harrell. RANCHER'S GIRL, WHISPERER, ALWAYS AND FOREVER, and BEING EMMA.
Reversed on Appeal
Series: NO ASYLUM. Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
A talented paralegal boldly makes the case for the reversal of a landmark Supreme Court decision only to be ruthlessly attacked and vilified for her daring argument.
The Coalition
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,360. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This novel is the merger of reality and fiction taken to a higher level. The main characters are based on the lives of the authors. The counter-terrorist and terrorist form the basis for this tale bristling with believability because they are the living extensions of the men who wrote this book. This story projects where the global war on terror may be in a few years.
Little Boy Yao
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
This a poem about a Boy King named Yao. It also would reflect the plight of a growing over comer well relatable (if you are honest)...