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A Social Carol
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
As in 'A Christmas Carol' with Scrooge's transformation, Evan Sanders is to be visited by three spirits to alter his collectivist worldview. Evan wants the people to control businesses and the State to control both for the Greater Good. However, when the spirits show him the worlds he wants and he begins to get what he wanted, Evan finds out that it wasn't what he wanted after all.
New Beginnings (Changes #2)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,090. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
This book stands alone, but for those who know the people from Never Too Late, this is your chance to meet them again, and some new faces too. In the small village of Holmsford, residents old and new gear up for the Christmas celebrations, but not everything goes to plan. Secrets and sleigh rides, new love and heartache, all get mixed up in the festive pot.
Waiting For Daybreak
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Frieda has never felt normal. She feels every emotion too strongly and lashes out at herself in punishment. But one day a virus breaks out turning her neighbors into zombies. As her survival instinct kicks in keeping her safe from the zombies, Frieda can't help but wonder if she now counts as healthy and normal, or is she still abnormal compared to every other human being who is craving brains?
Noble Intentions: Season One
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Series: Noble Intentions, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 128,580. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Jack Noble. Assassin for hire. Former Marine and government agent. He makes no mistakes. He passes no judgement. He feels no remorse. So why the hell does he stop to help a lost child on a busy sidewalk moments before he's to complete a deal with one of the east coast's top crime bosses? This simple decision places Jack in unfamiliar territory. He has become the hunted.
The Emperor of Silence
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Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A simple man, sickened by the utter filth and chaos of the city with its deafening noise and melting pot of dirt and grime and commotion and odours finds himself in salvation. A simple room, beautiful for its lack of everything is opened to him as an oasis from that which he hates beyond the door leading back to the city.
Smoke Damage
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 77,630. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Smoke Damage is a work of narrative nonfiction whose heroine, a young mother raising children in a post-9/11 world, recounts growing up in circumstances where all that was stable and familiar change drastically, but in ways closer to home. When one parent retreats into chronic illness and alcoholism, the other takes on a secret lifestyle, leaving the narrator to cope with issues beyond her age
Into the Arms of Madness: A Novel of Suspense
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,790. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
Just how well does anyone really know the one they love? In this heart-pounding psychological thriller, a newlywed's unusual obsession surfaces while on honeymoon.
Double Rainbows
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,200. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A new revised and expanded edition of White Feather's popular collection of short stories, Double Rainbows. From childhood to parenthood and beyond, these are stories of transformation and joy. White Feather reveals one of his greatest teachers....
Down to the Roots
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Series: Willowbrook Saga, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
More family secrets for the Harrisons are unveiled as Angie ends up living at the Daniels and a supposed brother appears in town. A freshman English project about family turns up skeletons in the closet for many. Angie learns new things about her own past that open her up to a forbidden relationship followed by consequences and choices.
And Then the Magic Began
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,500. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
World cooking writer Suzanne travels to the Andes Mountains and falls insanely in love with Diego. Theirs is not a typical older woman, younger man romance, Suzanne is living with a tragic loss and desperate to hide the real number of years separating her and her young lover, fearing the truth would rip their romance apart. But how long can she possibly hang on to him? "Heartbreaking" NZ Reader
The Black Flames
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Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
What happens when you make a deal with the devil? A firsthand account of a man who made a pact with the auburn-eyed man.
Dumbass
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When a boy grows up being told he's stupid constantly, there's great potential for things to go wrong later in life. When the young man he grows into discovers that he can read minds, that potential grows...
Coulson's Secret
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Series: The Coulson Series, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,490. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
More than one person had a motive to murder Senator Coulson, including Kim’s high school sweetheart, the boy who got her pregnant and broke her heart. Tragically, Kim's mother was killed as well. Was it a case of being in the wrong place at the wrong time, or was her murder intentional?
Kill the Media
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Ex mercenary Jack Vane is trapped between a U.S. President who seeks reelection at any cost, and a Left-wing Media that will stop at nothing to guarantee his reelection.
An Affair With Death
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Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
From the outside, Marika seems to have the perfect life, but on the inside she struggles with depression.
Anxieties of a Bank Cashier
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Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story about life in the chaos and uncertainty of post-Communist Russia. Nina Ribakova is worried about her son Ivan, who is undergoing an operation. She reflects on her relationship with her stern, unbending father and jokey, easy-going brother, and befriends a young cashier called Nastia who is having problems with her young sister. Added bonus of a recipe, a song and two pictures.
Reticent Rain
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Price: Free! Words: 18,240. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The spaces between the connect and the disconnect are in concert when a young psychiatric intern, Doctor Pierce, faces the many challenges that the state run institution of Westwood presents to him. There he meets Paige, a frail and catatonic patient, that changes both of their lives forever. Through cryptic passages and heavy metaphor, the story unfolds to a bewildering and unnerving ending.
A Dozen Steps Through Hel
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Price: Free! Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of twelve terzanelle poems influenced by Norse mythology, specifically regarding the afterlife. The poems explore key locations and concepts of the Germanic underworld. Yeah, this is pretty obscure stuff even for fans of the mythology.
Stories From the Psych Ward
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,880. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This collection of stories was inspired by people met by the author during his stay in a mental health unit. The characters are tragic, heroic, disturbing, and inspiring--and as real as your family or friends. Explore mental illness and its treatment through the stories of those living with its effects.
Faceless
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Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Siphewe Fasala idolised his father, but everything changed for Siphewe the day he died. Turning to a life of crime was his way of showing that he did not care.