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An Evening With The Captain
By Eileen Danielsen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,020. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A worldly sea captain is the surprise dinner guest of a suburban housewife. The stories the captain tells of exotic encounters with leopards, murderers, snakes, dead poets and Egyptian scribes remind the young widow of lost love and shattered dreams. The captain's zest for living inspires her, while at the same time causes her to re-evaluate what is important in life.
Sugar Town
By Robert Nicholls
Price: Free! Words: 218,750. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A family is decimated in the aftermath of a terrible crime and no voice is raised in protest. Can a town that prides itself on its sense of community survive without the promise of justice? In Sugar Town, a teen-aged girl, an epileptic boy, an alcoholic murderer and a spirit-seeking outsider, drawn together by a curiously enabling piece of space debris, show the way to redemption.
An Act of Devotion
By T.A. Ashcroft
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,150. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
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Read T.A.Ashcrofts' first novel ‘An Act of Devotion’ that she wrote especially for animal charities, as she gives you, the reader, an insight into the life of Franklin, a three year old Chocolate Labrador whose life is turned upside down due to unforeseen circumstances. Read of the life he must then lead, of the love found and of the hard times of abuse and neglect.
Junta
By Carl Hiltz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Allen never dreamed the storm descending on his small town would change his life forever. Join Allen as he learns of the timeless cosmic conflict raging between the Kingdom of Light and the Kingdom of Darkness. Take a peek behind the scenes of what happens in spiritual warfare. Eternal truths are weaved throughout this riveting story.
Shadow of my Father's Secret
By Karen Malena
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,940. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Concerning Life Publishing. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Twenty- year- old Aaron DeAngelis is seriously thinking about taking his own life. Born with a nervous stutter, dealing with a verbally abusive father, he has always felt unloved, invisible. As the abuse pushes Aaron closer to the edge, he discovers his father’s past, who harbors a painful secret from his childhood, something so dark he’s buried it away for many years.
The Last Newspaper in the World
By Mike Smith
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 49,910. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
Changes in the newspaper world underscore this story about the murder of a small town mayor, and the changing social, economic and political realities. ISBN: 978-0-473-23249-8
Contagious
By bgBaldwin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,720. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
With the new influenza virus outbreak classified as a pandemic, and hundreds of thousands already dead, will a vaccine be available in time to save the rest of mankind?
El Dorado Shuffle
By Morgan Nyberg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,610. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mac McKnight came to the city of Esperanza in the high Andes hoping to find an El Dorado of the spirit. He leaves it on the run. In the process does he abandon his only hope for peace? “El Dorado Shuffle” is a story propelled by conflict, outrageous behaviour and violence. Nevertheless, the entire novel is coloured by a rich and self-mocking humour, making it an unforgettable reading experience.
N.Tron Monogatari Vol. 1
By Nikolai Kim
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,470. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
N.Tron Monogatari (or the "Story of N.Tron") is framed in the style of dystopian "Anime". Set in Japan and other locations in the Pacific and around the world in September of the year 2048, the story begins on the eve of "Cerella," a new global harvest holiday. This stunning and imaginative new work is about food, neo-feudalism and a particular version of the 21st Century.
Aramanthes' Wall
By G. W Hilton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 254,210. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A political scandal uncovers a society dating back to the beginnings of democracy - one very different to what we know. Thus begins the unravelling of the strands that have bound western society together for centuries. As politicians and the powerful interests controlling them vanish forever, nobody is quite sure where this pure democracy will ultimately lead.
Hillside High - Book Four
By Emilia Lafond
Series: Hillside High, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,670. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Some preventative measures are required to eliminate the newest and most menacing bully at Hillside High. John realizes that endless party nights and a full time course load aren’t as easily handled as he had previously believed. Breaking up isn't as quick and painless as both sets of couples would have anticipated. The ensuing chain reaction requires some major emotional maturity.
Hillside High - Book Three
By Emilia Lafond
Series: Hillside High, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,750. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Summer has arrived in Ottawa and the students of Hillside High are raring for action and adventure. This time also represents a clean slate for Kody and Rebecca, as they work through traumatic past experiences. Clayton wonders if he will survive the terrible plight in which he now finds himself. Brenda, bully extraordinaire, concocts her evil plans for a stellar upcoming year.
El prisionero del Vaticano
By Maria Josefina Uribe Mallarino
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,370. Language: Spanish. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
¿Será el papa Francisco, el prisionero del Vaticano? El nuevo papa no es uno de ellos. Ha llegado al pontificado de forma imprevista por un error cometido por quienes controlan la elección escogiendo a los electores. Después de la entronización va comprobando cómo los rumores que circulan sobre las transgresiones a la ley de Dios y de los hombres en el Vaticano, no solo son ciertos...
Age of Certainty
By William Freedman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,420. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013 by Rebel ePublishers. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Age of Certainty gives ten authors’ answers to the question, “What if God existed?”
Parallel (Prophesied a spirit within,Book I)
By Cheryl Doucet-Surette
Price: Free! Words: 92,830. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Is it the beginning or ending of all as it is to be? When 16 year old, Selah Jones is unwillingly brought to see a fortune teller with her mom, it awakened a deep awareness of selah’s hidden talent, which had lain dormant for years, no longer inhibited selah dives headlong into the unknown.
Town Without Guns
By R. Chandler Scott
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,770. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by R.D. Byron-Smith. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
When tragedy strikes his school fifth-grader Nathan Granger comes up with a unique way to end gun violence in his tiny rural town. But is this intelligent, resourceful boy big enough to smash heads with one of America's most powerful gun organizations? A thought-provoking story for our troubled times.
Dark Aims
By Johnny Delca
Price: Free! Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this plot driven fast-paced thriller, Johnny Delca submerges the reader to an intriguing world of conspiracies in the future. A conspiracy is taking place just south of the border. An obscure group of international powers aims to revive a long-thought abandoned nuclear program by taking undue advantage of a failing regime. Only a lawyer, an ex-soldier and a mysterious woman stand in the way.
The Broken Road
By Simon J Townley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,680. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ten short stories around the themes of the wasteland, the post-apocalypse, spirituality, sanity, madness, war, enlightenment and liberation. Stories in this collection include: Remnants New Recruits Buried Deep The Frail Man The Secret Weapon If You Find This… The Patient Die Again Today Buddha on the Road Children of the Dome
Edge of Square Nine
By Lois Fenn
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 86,530. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Edge of Square Nine is the third book in A Lincolnshire Trilogy. Time is moving on too quickly, it seems, for Hannah Clayton who finds herself drawn inexorably into the joys and tribulations of family life, although her continued interest in paranormal happenings and her strong belief in predestination cause concern.
The Man of Nightstone
By Devon Drake
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A daring bounty hunter, Althadis, claiming to be one of the world's most skilled sorcerers, has come to the city-state of Pallos announcing that he's hot on the trail of the Whisper, the world's most infamous assassin. No one has ever escaped Whisper's blade or seen his face. Of course, everyone thinks Althadis is completely insane. But sometimes the lesser evil is the crazier man.