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The Fifteenth of June
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,740. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A chance encounter offers a young alcoholic a flicker of hope for a better future. But is he ready to bury the past?
Savage Cuts
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 95,620. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Savage Cuts is a contemporary story of a health service torn between political imperatives to close a local hospital, and a group of unlikely collaborators to keep it open. Stella Savage, has been appointed as chief executive to the Royal Infirmary with the secret task of closing the hospital, which is considered to be too old and too small for a modern health service.
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
(3.00 from 1 review)
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.
Revolution
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,710. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Abdullah and Khalid grow up in Beledar, a country where corruption and nepotism are an accepted part of everyday life. Although they have few family connections, favoured by God they both make their way - Abdullah serving the king in the palace, Khalid through the army. But when the king starts to de-Islamise Beledar, they find themselves on opposing ends of a looming civil war.
The Scene Stealers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,160. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
When a young artist's painting is stolen by a professional artist and put up for sale, her theater friends step up with their plan to perpetrate a heist and steal it back. Better hope they don't get caught, because high school is hard enough without facing hard time.
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.
Lake of Destiny
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by Mayfair Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A magical romance about destiny, family, healing, men in kilts, and the sometimes twisted path to love. "Delightful, charming, and heartwarming." --NYT bestselling author Wendy Higgins Helping her aunt organize a festival based on an ancient Scottish legend seems like a chance for Anna to rebuild her life, but doing so will reveal secrets the laird of the glen is determined to protect.
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.
The Lawyer Who Caught The Crabs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,450. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Max Standen is a provincial lawyer in a dusty and disorganised practice. Both he and the business are, frankly, past their prime. But now that his partner Giles Furnell has been suspended, Max must tackle an array of bizarre and often outrageous legal cases on his own.
Resurrect (A Whitney Steel Novel - Book Three)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Intrigue and murder reach epidemic proportions when investigative reporter Whitney Steel receives a lead pointing to a possible biological attack using a new chimera virus.
New Creation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,090. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 18, 2017 by Robin Beck. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
This novel explores the soul of the African wilds, along with one of the great issues of our time: the conflict between materialistic and spiritual worldviews. It plumbs the turbulent experiences of an African missionary’s son who leaves the mission for the life of a game ranger. Unforeseen events involving reserve staff, visitors and the primeval African wilds revolutionise his thinking.
Smoking Is Cool
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 61,380. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
“Inside a mental institution, everybody fights their own private war. It doesn’t matter so much what the battle is for, but it is in there, inside everybody, including the doctors and nurses. Once you have been there long enough either you lose the will to fight and become a spoke, greasing the wheels of the system, or the battle takes you completely.”
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.
A Fly in the Ointment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,530. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Tracy Shaw is thrilled to be starting her new position as Mental Health Nurse Consultant at her local General Hospital. It's an opportunity she has been working towards for her entire career, and it seems like a dream come true. Well, except for one thing... There's something going on at this hospital, and she is soon immersed in the drama herself. Will she prevail? ...
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.
A Patriot's Call
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,620. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In this political thriller, author J. Stoute makes you ask yourself, could America really become a socialist country? At what point do true American patriots and oathkeepers stand and be counted? What would you call a citizen who acts against that very development at all costs, a terrorist or patriot?
Millie's Angel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,200. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.29 from 7 reviews)
When her mother abandons her, Millie is left to pick up the pieces and care for her little brother, Ace. Just as she begins to accept her mother’s disappearance from their lives, Millie discovers the shocking secrets surrounding her birth; leaving her anguished and torn between her feelings for her father.
Damn Near Broke
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,450. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Buddy and Martha Whitacre, a blue-collar couple, celebrate early retirement with a trip to Spain. They return home to discover that they’ve been wiped out by the investment fund that made retirement and travel possible. Damn Near Broke is the tale of how they deal with impending poverty, each other, and especially the shame of it all. Chapters alternate between Martha and Buddy,..
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.