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Sin City
Series: Sin City, 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,760. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
There are parts of Sin City the neon lights don't reach, and only the desperate and dangerous venture into the city's seedy backstreets, where gangsters rule, the floating poker games never stop, and people disappear without a trace. Ruby Gordon is desperate. She has nowhere else to go when her brother opens his home to her. He runs an off-the-books juke joint, and she is fasc
Sonata: Melodies of Murder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,460. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
“The severed head lay peacefully in a pool of blood on the cold cement slab below, without a trace of the torture and torment it left behind… The haunting visage wore a serene smile and the wide-open brown eyes showed no sign of pain or struggle.”
Doctor Brooklyn: Love & Life at the End of a Knife
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,570. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Zach Maxwell wanted to train in surgery at the most prestigious hospitals in the country. His academic record prevented a golden future, placing him instead in a hospital in the most dangerous part of Brooklyn. Zach must learn not only how to be a great doctor, but how to deal with both the internal and external problems all young doctors in training face on a daily basis.
The Fatness
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,110. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A satire about concentration camps for fat people and bureaucracy gone mad. It's a love story.
Ill Gotten Gain
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 111,150. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Thomas Edward Garrett’s life takes an unexpected turn when he discovers a treasure of unimaginable value. Among the artifacts in this incredible “find” is an unusual box that contains some very dangerous coins. Suddenly, everything he desires – wealth, power, notoriety, celebrity, women – are his for the taking. But a very different power is clawing at Garrett’s mind.
Life Turns On Its Head
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,030. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
ELIZABETH a divorcee runs the family solicitors practice in SCARBOROUGH with her husband David, no big deal. BUT when driving back from the Hull Magistrate’s Court in her new red Porsche she finds a pram containing twin boys in her direct path, giving her no time to stop: from then on her LIFE turns upside down.
Pizza With Panache
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,270. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Pizza With Panache, a satire, is about Fred Farquhar, a pizza franchise owner, who goes for easy money by trading on inside information from a Wall Street buddy. Nick Papadakis, an overworked SEC enforcement lawyer who is fed up with his job, is told to investigate. Obstructed by defense lawyers and harassed by supervisors, Nick hopes for a way to escape his job while Fred hopes to escape Nick.
The Tipping Point: The Year 2030
Price: Free! Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Global warming threatens our world. Most scientists worldwide have verified the dangers of a rising CO2 to 450 ppm and 2 degree C where the point of no return may be reached. A young leader turns college students into a fighting force to sway the government to stop the rising CO2. The story faces the long odds of converting lawmakers and the oil industry to end the burning of fossil fuels.
Stone Flag
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,380. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Told from the point of view of a suddenly homeless mental patient wandering the streets as his meds wear off, Stone Flag takes us on a journey into one man’s past. From complete amnesia he starts a course that just keeps raising the stakes for 500 pages. Where it will leave him answers so many questions the book continues well beyond its ending.
Climate Wars
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 142,940. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The time of Climate Wars has commenced in the Northwest as the Cascadian resistance – The Thin Green Line – openly opposes the fossil fuel corporate oligarchs and government collusion in their quest for short term profits, and fights instead in defense of a sustainable planet and hope for future generations.
Storytime at the Villa Maria
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,690. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A charming novel of senior citizens, storytelling, nostalgia, and a world gone by but not forgotten. STORYTIME AT THE VILLA MARIA—the unforgettable book about life lived and still to be lived, and about the mysterious threads of joy and heartache and love that are woven into every life—including your own!
Crusher vs The Empire
Price: Free! Words: 150,050. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by CWG Press. Categories: Fiction » Transgressional fiction, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Turn the other way today and join the revolution. Come along with the young residents of a Twin Cities group home as they go way against the grain. No money, no hope, no health care, no job security - they know why. And one day they decide they’re not going to take it any longer. Basta. They organize the CRUSHER rebellion, Geronimo’s Revenge. Because it’s about time somebody did.
Voices
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 112,170. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Open Books Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Legendary rock and roll singer/songwriter Tom Timoreaux, who like many began during San Francisco’s epochal Summer of Love, emerges from a long retirement with his band, The Fever. Voices is a father-daughter-daughter relationship journey set against a half-century of rock and roll, where love and healing are always possible and music speaks louder than words.
Reunions
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 238,630. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When greed, fear and obsession rule the senses, danger is never more than a heartbeat away. A night of celebration affords the perfect opportunity for an unlikely band of criminals to make their move, but as details emerge, it soon becomes clear the crime is far more sophisticated than the police first thought. And that's only the beginning. (Hiding Behind The Couch Season Seven)
El círculo de Alma
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 131,570. Language: Spanish. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
El círculo de Alma es una novela documentada en hechos históricos y actuales y en algunos acontecimientos ocurridos en España a lo largo del siglo XX, vinculados también a dos grandes guerras mundiales y a una guerra civil. Pasea por ciudades y costumbres que los lectores podrían reconocer. Amor, rencillas, relaciones generacionales, reencuentros, equivocaciones y perdón son algunos ingredientes.
Pitcher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 202,140. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Robbie Parker had a life that most young boys only dream about. He had the best parents in the world and he learned about love at a young age. His father was a Marine as was his father before him. Robbie was destined to follow in their footsteps.
The 45th Nail
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,050. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2017 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Dead men don’t send Christmas cards, but the card was from Bob’s uncle who was delared MIA forty years ago. Bob resolved to travel to Italy to find his long lost uncle. Then he found himself picking his way through a minefield of old scars and memories of war.
The Potters of Halberton
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 100,420. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This moving story explores how World War I affected not only men at the Front but also their loved ones at home, who were unable to understand what they were going through. The Potters of Halberton is a compelling tale of love and loss, jealousy and anger, magnanimity and denial as Edmund and Lilian are compelled to face uncomfortable truths in a world that is changing for ever.
Love Both Ways
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 152,470. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
At fifty, Michael thought his life was over. In his mid-thirties, David wanted his life to begin. After these fathers divorce, they meet at a support group and fall spiritually and passionately in love. Their romance forces them to fight for the love of their children and battle against bigots who refuse to understand their lives as Italian and Black British fathers who love both ways.
The Beautiful One
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,670. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Michael Stanton is a haunted man. He can think of nothing but Moira, his sadly departed love, as he paints endless portraits alone in his mansion. But when ghoulish shadows and ominous voices start to haunt him as well, Michael finds himself spiralling into a fatal pit of depression, paranoia and anxiety.