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Curing Time
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,230. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
“Curing time” is tobacco’s season of harvest, a time of transformation, when the leaf is made golden by subjection to fire and heat. Tobacco farmer Hume Rankin endures his own curing time in the summer of 1959.
Chronicle 2020
Series: Chronicle, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013 by Michael Simms. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this seventh year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a futuristic recording device found after a house fire, a new beginning takes Andrew Woodmaker into the journalistic big league. In 2020, the new British government struggles to return prosperity to the country, but a bold plan could make or break our national ambitions.
Deliverer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jeff Truman inherited the big house, the bank accounts, and the life of crime. When a rival gang-leader sets a high bounty on Truman's head, he finds himself crossing lines that he never intended to cross.
The Interfacers
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Dr. Ben Bradley and a small research team have developed a new machine which could help diagnose and treat patients in life-threatening situations. A trauma surgeon at Mercy Hospital, Ben is ill-prepared to accept the haunting images he observes on the monitors, despite suppressed memories of his own childhood near-death experience.
Finally
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
When seventeen-year-old reaper, Rogue stops a girl from overdosing, Death threatens to steal and torture the girl’s soul, unless Rogue can gain her trust and convince her not to kill herself.
Jellyfish
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,260. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Two young men find themselves amidst forces beyond their control upon receiving a portenous note. Earnest brothers are placed in the center of a nascent revolt as a pair of young women grasp at an opportunity to escape from an oppressive evil, these character's destinies are bound and tested by instinct and passion, technology and fate.
Cross and Poppy: A Village Tale
Series: Village Tales. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Bapton Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Woolfonts are the prettiest and most placid villages in England. There's the duke, who's more than the comedian he likes to play at being; retired celebrities; real ale; and an all-conquering local XI. All they want is a new Rector. And they get him. No one anticipates that crime, love, and sacrifice shall play out, between the sun of the Summer fete and the poppies of Remembrance Sunday.
Coulson's Crucible
Series: The Coulson Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,850. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Casual affair or obsession? The moment Anthony Marino set his eyes on Vera Coulson he wants her as his lover. The only problem—she is the wife of a powerful and wealthy man. Vera Coulson, the reigning princess of the Coulson dynasty, has her own private demons. Not only do they interfere with her ability to be a good mother and wife, they may ultimately destroy the Coulson empire.
The Crystal Ball
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,020. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
An astrologer and her ex-FBI-agent boyfriend blend their hot chemistry into a crime busting Odd Couple at a longevity association's futuristic costume ball. Outlandish get-ups, characters and gadgets! Who is that masked man who will stop at nothing to steal the "secret" of extended life? Hiding behind which mask? Or is he?
Project Lullaby
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,750. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Two women had the misfortune of growing up in an extremely disturbing training program that taught them how to be assassins and have since then learned to cope in the outside world. While one longs to forget what was forever embedded on their souls, the other stubbornly seeks revenge and justice.
Head to Heart Talks — Rediscovering Your Authentic Self!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,410. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Head to Heart Talks offers the reader an opportunity to look carefully and lovingly at his or her life to gain insights into the authentic self that lies within. Written clearly and concisely, the series of 28 short stories address core topics to help the reader discover specific ways to make the 18-inch journey from his or her head to his or her heart. It is time for some real conversation!
Coulson's Wife
Series: The Coulson Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Mary Ellen’s father didn’t trade her for a house–exactly. Marrying Randall Coulson is not something Mary Ellen wants to do, but being the obedient daughter she agrees to the marriage. A bittersweet story of love, lies and family secrets, taking place during a turbulent period of American history, when the perception of women and their role in society changed in one woman's lifetime.
A Vampire in the Vatican 'Brotherhood of the Sword'
Series: The Unusual Cases of Inspector Martinelli, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,080. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013 by Clover Digital Media. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(5.00 from 34 reviews)
Luciano Martinelli is fifty-two years old and an Inspector in the Vatican City Police. It’s been an easy life for him until one day he investigates five murders, all taking place inside the Vatican. This starts his journey into a world of evil and deceit, of pagan rituals and murder.
The Temptation of the Buddha: A Fictional Study in the History of Religion and of Aesthetics
Price: Free! Words: 52,280. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The history of the Buddha and his teachings is not static, but is meant to be made fluid through the practice and of his teachings and values. In The Temptation of the Buddha: A Fictional Study in the History of Religion and of Aesthetics, Sonny Saul reinterprets the ancient Vedas to fully transmit the profound, aesthetic fluidity and meaning of the ancient narrative.
Third Time's The Charm
Series: Downey, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,640. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
For the first time Mickey Downey is free to have both Mary and Tommy in his life, yet he's never been closer to being pulled back into the criminal world. While Tommy, Ginny and James work overtime to expose a nefarious plot threatening them, Kiki and Maeve are hatching their own plots. Can Mary finally accept Mickey might never truly be free of it or will his enemies once again tear them apart?
Anna - You're Never Too Old: Book Two of the 'Never' Series Trilogy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,600. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Too many miles separate Anna from Bailey, her newly-found daughter. She’s missed out on so much - 33 years. Anna has a business she can’t leave behind and she isn’t ready to retire. Will she be able to become close to Bailey and still continue working? Is she too old for change? Is she too old for love? Anna wants it all though questions herself throughout the journey to her final decisions.
The Gathering - Preparing the Planet for Ascension
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,350. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The Gathering is a story about ascension. It is a fictional story, but many of the ideas are close to the truth. For instance, a gathering is taking place today on this planet. This is a gathering of advanced souls who have come for the single purpose of raising the vibration of Earth.
Banksters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,400. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.00 from 1 review)
It’s a profitable time to be a bastard, one of the most profitable in history. Mark Dane intends to take full advantage of that and be the bastard at the top- if he can make his way past his fellow predators, through a concrete jungle of murder, sex, greed, and revenge.
Palmetto Rising
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,940. Language: American English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the near future, South Carolina rises again in defiance of a government that has encroached too far upon the rights of its citizens.
The Yanks Are Starving
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 225,690. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
During the Great Depression summer of 1932, the nation teeters on the brink of revolution. A charismatic hobo leads twenty thousand homeless World War I veterans into Washington, D.C. to demand their service compensation. A historical novel of the political intrigue and betrayal that culminated in the only pitched battle ever fought between two American armies under the same flag.