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If He Hollers, Let Him Go
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 134,420. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Literature » Literary
If He Hollers, Let Him Go is a gritty, truer-than-fiction account of a woman whose brutal assault and healing journey catapult her into prison as a program counselor. In that unlikely role, Elise Abrams begins to suspect that her assailant is much closer than she knew. She must now redefine her own brand of justice when his chance at a new life is under her control.
Pagan
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 111,590. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015 by Zimbell House Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Pagan features short stories revolving around myths and legends about the old ways. Zimbell House Publishing is committed to helping writers become quality authors.
Seventh Daughter
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 134,710. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Some people are destined from birth to do great things. Gil Orlov is born in the shadow of totality of a solar eclipse, the seventh daughter of a seventh daughter. She is the culmination of a carefully planned genealogy begun by her great-grandmother. Gil’s purpose, the goal of her family—defeating a Vision of the world in flames, reduced to a lifeless cinder.
Evensong: Tales from Beechbourne, Chickmarsh, & the Woolfonts: Omnibus Edition
Series: Village Tales. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 330,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 14, 2015 by Bapton Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In this, the complete edition of the work (also published in two parts), the Woolfonts rally 'round in a time of crisis. Teddy and Edmond are in a jam apiece; The Breener is in a daze; the duke, after a tragic loss, is ill, as is the Rector; Sher Mirza is at his wits' end. Of course, this is the Woolfonts: everything will come right on the night. It's the getting there is dicey.
Evensong: Tales from Beechbourne, Chickmarsh, & the Woolfonts: Book Two: Te Lucis Ante Terminum
Series: Village Tales. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 189,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 14, 2015 by Bapton Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Woolfonts are reeling, from floods, council politics and skulduggery, a tragedy in the duke's family, the duke's own illness, the Rector's collapse, and the prospect of a social housing new build. The Bishop faces a problem in Beechbourne; Edmond Huskisson, a personal crisis. Can the villages Keep Buggering On?
Evensong: Tales from Beechbourne, Chickmarsh, & the Woolfonts: Book One: Nunc Dimittis
Series: Village Tales. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,570. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 14, 2015 by Bapton Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In this, the first part of the second Village Tales novel, changes come to the Woolfonts, floods vex the District, a retirement at the Free School is announced, there's dirty work on council, the Rector is under strain, and a family tragedy befalls the duke. The villagers must rally 'round: and of course do, with blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
The Angel's Lounge
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 107,240. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Billionaire mogul Breck Archangel 'Angel' Stewart built his magnificent music and fashion empires from the smoldering ashes of his impoverished and abusive Scottish upbringing, taking by storm the elite gentry of Chicago's Gold Coast and adoring global throngs.
No Need to Know
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 196,560. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A major security breach finds the CIA's closest secrets divulged and dozens of their highly-placed spies exposed and killed. As the Agency investigates the source of the disclosures, an old Office of Strategic Services file and the former Director of Central Intelligence become the focal point of their research. A race is on to find the file's secrets.
Enoch's Folly
Price: Free! Words: 112,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
“You know what the old timers say about Comely? They say the Devil is afraid of him.” Aldous Comely; entrepreneur, philanthropist, bon vivant, crime lord. He has his finger on every conceivable pulse, but his grip is starting to slip. Chance encounters and unexpected friendships force him to remember what it's like to be a human being - at the worst possible time: An old enemy is back in town.
The Iron Horse — Book 4 in the Sweetwater Saga
Series: Sweetwater 1876. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,240. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
As the saga of a young family at Sweetwater Ranch continues, changes come to the small town and their lives. Will Miss Jenna be forced into an unwanted romance? Can Travis help save the life of one of his grandsons? Will Newt and Cody find the secret goldmine? Will Fawn’s dark past unexpectedly catch up with her?
Niepełni
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,670. Language: Polish. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Powieść o samotności i poszukiwaniu miłości. Edyta i Jacek są zwykłymi młodymi ludźmi. Chcą żyć pełnią życia, mieć znajomych, przyjaciół, a przede wszystkim chcą kochać i być kochani. Problem tkwi tylko w tym, że ona porusza się na wózku, a on nie widzi. Gdyby byli sprawni, ich pragnienia byłyby normalne, a tak otaczający świat pokazuje im, że oczekują od życia zbyt wiele.
A Plain and Simple Truth
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Three men whose lives are inextricably linked to one woman meet at her funeral, an event which has profound consequences for them all. For Robert Moray there is the unwelcome revelation of a secret he has kept hidden for years; for John Rufford, the anguish of learning the truth; and for twenty-four-year-old Tom, the shattering of all the comfortable certainties of life.
Borderline
Series: The Agency. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,190. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015 by Majestik Multimedia. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
After a job reassignment, Erik Hart gets in over his head by working for the cruel taskmaster Zachary, an enigmatic man who seemingly knows more than he lets on. Rouge scientists are willing to help Erik disappear from breakneck enforcers if he can finish one final job. His search for answers leads him to a powerful organization bent on stopping him by every ruthless method at their disposal!
Steep Climb to Elsewhere. Trials of a Catalan Family in Post-war Spain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 281,510. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Katchphrase International. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Spanish Civil War lost, brothers Josep and Eduard Balaguer are exiled. The Balaguer women stay behind in their town in the Catalan Pyrenees to face Francisco Franco's vengeful regime until Josep returns home—alone. It will take decades of bribery, smuggling, imprisonment, love affairs, and other adventures to bring the family together again. But what will they have lost on the journey?
Apart from Love
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 107,000. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Apart from Love contains volume I and II of Still Life with Memories. It is a unique boxed set, weaving the two volumes together into one story. Do you like historical fiction about the 20th century, especially when it is tinged with romance and wrapped in a family saga? Then this series is for you.
Hippocrates Wept
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,580. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Hippocrates Wept takes place in an alternate but not unimaginable post-September 11th world. Wall Street has crashed and HMOs have gone bankrupt. Congress and the President enact a universal healthcare system managed by the federal government. Under the National Health Security Act, hospitals and clinics become the property of the bureaucracy.
Fathers and Demons; Glimpses of the Future
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
In the 28th century, Earth’s first mission to the stars is about to depart. The crew takes a pre-launch holiday to attend the wedding of a Judish crewmember, an excursion that proves enlightening in many ways. The mission’s Chief Engineer, however, heads to his own home to try to lay his personal demons to rest; scientific advancements do not guarantee the perfect functioning of the human mind.
Prelude
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,560. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A dispute over a recently unearthed inheritance, worth millions, pits a deceased woman against her elderly living children in a compelling trial that tests the implausible claim of reincarnation’s legitimacy in a court of law.
Two By Two
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 247,740. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Two pregnancies, two babies, two troubled teens. Two psychologists hunting down the leader of a deadly cult. When Libby takes a stand against her abusive parents, Josh and George readily make her part of their family, but her parents may have been involved in something more sinister. Two unexpected guests seek sanctuary in Shaunna and Andy's new home, but that's not all. Someone is watching them.
Tödliches Verlangen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,840. Language: German. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Ein Sylt-Krimi der den Leser in eine andere Welt entführt, die ihm die Arroganz und Blasiertheit von Menschen aufzeigt.