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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: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,200. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 2 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.
An Interview With Jesus Christ And Other Short Stories
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
What would Jesus say if he were to come back today for a news interview? You will find out in An Interview with Jesus Christ, the lead story in this collection of twenty-four short stories not afraid to address the hypocrisies of life. War, religion, marriage and discrimination are some of the topics addressed in this collection. The hypocrisies that are revealed will open up your eyes!
Miriam
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,990. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Miriam is a story that explores the impact of bequeathed memories and experiences on identity, behaviour and attitudes. It charts the life of a daughter of Holocaust survivor parents as she comes to grips with her parents' past and the constraints it applies to her living her life freely and without recrimination.
Alice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,220. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Alice is near breaking point. Floods have left her beautiful dream home a damaged mess, her step children's lack of respect is giving her migraines and, worst of all, her husband is giving her no support to lean on. Her life is slowly spiralling out of control. When Alice's daughter, Anne Marie, repeatedly falls victim to aggressive vandals, Alice finally can take no more.
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 31, 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.
Best of Breed an Extraordinary Rose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Literature » Literary
If you’re a dog lover this story will make you laugh, cry, and want to read more. “Best of Breed, an Extraordinary Rose” is an adult picture book that tells the story a little German Shepherd who changes her owner’s life forever. It’s an inspiring, interesting and heartwarming story of courage and love.
Second Chances on the Nile
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,930. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
For Tracy Widowson, the morning she wakes up to venture out on a Nile cruise is a turning point in her life in more ways than one. The trip originally planned for her husband, Tom, and herself, is now to be undertaken alone since the death of Tom from a brain tumour four years earlier.
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.
Mafia Wheelman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,750. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Tony 'Scram' is one of the top getaway drivers in the game. Bank robberies, mafia hits, home invasions. Name your score, Scram's your man. Pushing 70 and indebted to mobsters, Tony must decide to drive for an armored car heist. The split promises one million per man. Does Tony have one more Scram for the road?
Tamara: The Woman Who Conquered Baltimore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,110. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017 by Party Crasher Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Biographical
A riveting depiction of one woman’s victorious struggle to stake out a unique place in the American Noughties, Tamara: The Woman Who Conquered Baltimore captures the intersection of addiction, poverty, sexism, and racism in a way few narratives have managed.
A Life Twice Given
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,610. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2017 by berwickcourt. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Joey’s parents, devastated by his death, accept the help of a scientific cabal to clone their son. His new life leads to love and a job with the CIA. When he learns the truth, Joey must face the mystery of his past and the uncertainty of his future. This masterwork of speculative fiction, inspired by Daniel’s personal loss, delivers a genuinely human portrait of a future both idyllic and dystopic.
Thoughts Are Free
Series: East Berlin Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,950. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
East Berlin, 1994: The GDR is divided by a referendum and fascist skinheads roam the streets. Four years later, the GDR is in turmoil: in a city ravaged by politics and economic meltdown it's time for the dreamers of 1989 face up to hard reality. But when an ex-Stasi agent goes undercover on a mission against the fascists, events begin to spiral out of control. Book 2 in the East Berlin Series
Requiem for a Homeless
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,520. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Walking the streets of New York, watching the homeless lay on the sidewalks, has become an everyday thing for most New Yorkers. Not Gene, a reporter. For him, it has become more than just the downside of New York’s life style, it has become an obsession. So he decided to become an undercover homeless. What he didn't know, is that he was about to enter the worst nightmare of his life. He didn’t.
What May Be
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,920. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
While the hurricane pelted their New York City high rise, Nick told his fearful and pregnant wife, Eva, his dreams for the future. He'd always imagined a little farm in the Berkshires where you could pick an apple from a tree and grandchildren could grow old. Even though the generations came and went, the land remained the same, always there waiting to sustain them.
Esoterica
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Amelia once ran from her father who had custody to begin a new life and identity in San Francisco, but was found and brought back to a home environment that soon became sexually abusive. This time she is determined to make a legal place for herself with her chosen family in California.
Toccata for the Unknown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Follow Tim, a writer looking for inspiration, as he stumbles upon the strangest place in town, a place with no name, which he calls “The Restaurant”. In there he finally finds the inspiration he was looking for, or so he thought. A journey of stories being told, a dream meeting with Einstein, but most of all a hunt after his past, a past that is slipping away.