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Kings of Brighton Beach Episode #1: Part I: Gangsters with Guns
Series: Kings of Brighton Beach, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,120. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
MAFIA RULES. The 1st installment in D. B. Shuster's thrilling Russian mafia crime series. Meet the inhabitants of Little Odessa in Brooklyn's Brighton Beach in this powerful saga of family, love, betrayal, and revenge.
Landing Gear
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by eBookPartnership.com. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Suburban housewife Harriet spends her days doing what she’s worst at. Formerly a local radio host, now she grocery shops for her family who has too much to eat, parents a son who refuses to communicate with her, and tries to be a wife to a man who hasn’t embraced her in years. But what starts out as a mundane trip to the supermarket turns her world upside down.
A Little Stranger
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,860. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by eBookPartnership.com. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Sometimes everything is not enough... Fran has a good life: a happy marriage to a successful man, a healthy, sweet-natured toddler, a nice London flat. Then, one day, she walks out, leaving it all behind.
Closer to the End
Series: Poetry, Book 45 · Most Downloaded · Hot Picks. Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
You ain't ever Gonna break my heart. You already took my pride. You lied to me From the start And stole everything I had inside. I just wanna die.
Particle
Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Particle is a short story of transformation and acceptance.
In The Stars Part I, Episode 6: Gemini
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. You set the price! Words: 34,420. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Gemini is Episode 6 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the longstanding friends, 'The Circle', through the sixth of six eventful months. It's quiz night at the Red Lion - time for The Circle to pit their wits against the rest of the regulars...and each other. The sound of wedding bells is, most definitely, in the air! The story continues in Breaking Waves and Epi #7 (Cancer).
About William
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A remarkable look inside the mind of a man with multiple personalities. Alison lives with William but doesn’t realize he is an empty shell, his personality fragmented by traumatic childhood events. When William is arrested for attempted rape and she discovers the truth, she faces a personal and moral dilemma.
Gulliver Station: Hard Choices
Series: Gulliver Station, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,230. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In the title novel, Jolene Harris enjoys her first leave by herself since she joined the Space Forces but while she waits for her new ship, the freighter, The Adirondack, things go horribly wrong. Will she live to reach her new ship?
Good Guys
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The town's most well-loved resident enjoys the last day of his life.
The Family Tree
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When Jack finds a wooden box in his grandma's attic, a family secret is unearthed and his grandma faces a dilemma: should she keep it in the family or keep it to herself? A short story. "I Will read anything Catherine E. Chapman writes; she just has a way about her."
Fratelli e Sorelle
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,150. Language: Italian. Published: May 17, 2014 by Unicorn Productions. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Due fratelli e due sorelle rimasti orfani negli anni 80. Dalla vita studentesca a quella lavorativa, amici, amori e altre catastrofi. Un narratore onniscente per i Castelgrande e i loro amici.
Singing the Last Song
Series: After the Explosion, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 40,320. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2014 by BZ Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Dark and emotional, Singing the Last Song chronicles the lives of two women as they struggle to love in a world ravaged by war. Birdie Louis is part of a band protesting World War III which claimed the life of her brother. Her sister in law, Sharon Louis, is doing everything in her power to make sure her only son doesn't become a casualty of the same war that took her true love.
Ombres de foc
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 132,490. Language: Catalan. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Integrant figures històriques reals dins d’una complexa trama de personatges de ficció, "Ombres de foc" porta als lectors a un viatge d’intrigues i descobertes situades en les dècades més importants del segle XX.
Bibliomania: A Novelette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: American English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
In a dystopian world where paper books are outlawed, a group of paper-book treasure hunters stumbles upon the find of a lifetime.
A Surgeon's Heart: The Conflict
Series: A Surgeon's Heart, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 198,920. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A Surgeon’s Heart: The Conflict, is the story of Dr. Jack Roberts, a pediatric heart surgeon, as he takes on the system of political control and corporate greed that is destroying his profession and threatening his ability to provide life-saving care to his vulnerable patients.
Calling Home
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Cold and rational forensic pathologist Margo Nolan lands herself custody of a tween girl overnight, and instant chaos hits her life. Despair stands a chance of turning to hope when the handsome—and younger!—doctor next door steps in to help. Warning: Contains a thoroughly British sensibility and humor, as well as a charming doctor and tween angst…
The Unneeded Panic Room (Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: American English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
After he is outed as a Proposition 8 donor, Michael and his young family are stalked by a vengeful activist. (Short Story: ~14,900 words. Also available within the short story collection "The Wrong Sort of Stories.")
Socrates's Letter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
An attractive presentation of a fictional letter written by Socrates from prison to his sons shortly before his death that explains the man's philosophies and outlook on life. While the vocabulary and concepts are easy enough for the intended grade level to handle, there are passing references within the letter that may require amplification or further reading.
Bones in the Wash: Politics is Tough. Family is Tougher.
Price: Free! Words: 122,150. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Set during the 2008 presidential campaign in New Mexico, Bones in the Wash is one-part political thriller, one part family soap, and one part murder mystery. Ambitious Albuquerque Mayor Tomas Zamara, charged with delivering the state’s five electoral votes for John McCain, grapples with a fierce opponent, a volatile new woman, and a demanding family. Oh, and he’s a suspect in his wife’s murder.
The Caticles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Hayley and Keith Shaver have four cats. Using the cats' personalities as inspiration, Keith has put together a book of short stories starring cats. Together with their human owner these cats discover many different lessons about friendship, loss, trial and even love. The cat lover will enjoy several rules that cats live by. Hayley Shaver has written many inspirational cat poems for the book.