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Ether's Caprice
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 120,860. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A chief Tibetan monk becomes the ace of a movement against the oligarchic government of 2064. He becomes a quarry, in turn endangering his protectors’ lives. He finds the people not only suffer from spiritual darkness but are also at risk of a syndrome. Deciding to do more than praying, he walks away, sending himself to a huge struggle—a battle to protect, not his light, but his darkness . . .
No. 322
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
How do our brains receive, interpret and react or respond to information? How do our brains perceive thought and reality? He had a theory and would prove it, no matter how many died in the process.
The Fallen Fairy
Series: Sorcerers and Magi. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,290. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The Fallen Fairy is a tale about the discovery of a hapless fairy incarnated as a woman. Otherworldly sorcerers swoop in to vie for her affections in the interests of love, occult power, and opportunism. Transferences of inscrutable power and political intrigue set the stage for radical transformations in this magical drama woven with alchemy, medieval occultism, steganography, and sex magic.
Life, Death and Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Life, Death and Beyond is a story taking place in a dystopian future focusing on the life and trials of William Johnson, a London boy from a sheltered family as his life is radically altered on the day he kills a man. The story follows his childhood, his prison stay and his life and death afterwords as he radically alters the world.
The Final Farewell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A woman raised by her grandparents keeps her vigil by her grandfather's hospital bed, remembering his love and kindness
Guest of Honor: A Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
Megan Dust, after recently losing her parents, hitches a ride with Bart Simms, a Minneapolis attorney. Along the way, they meet up with a local farming family, and in exploring their backwoods home, Megan uncovers a secret that leads to a bloody trail of a crazed killer.
Confirmation
Series: Mike Adams, 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,770. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Tornadoes strike in the town where Senator Adams grew up. His newest aide, Jeff Simon, is already on the scene. The town's recovery brings back painful memories for them both. Other seemingly unrelated events are also in motion: A freelance detective is investigating an unlikely suicide. And lobbyists are meeting to secure a new Supreme Court justice. What unfolds next will change everything.
The Art Of The Next Best
Series: The New Pioneers. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Once you've seen the underbelly, you can't pretend it doesn't exist
Freddy And The Scorpions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
This story is about a young white boy who came to better understand the world through the eyes of “Freddy”, an old black man who worked for his family on a small farm in South Africa. It takes us from fear and preconceptions to understanding and redemption.
Crown of Creation: 2046 - Two Nations, One Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
It is 2046, 20 years after the Second Civil War. A skier is killed in Telluride, Colorado, now part of the Republic of Franklin. Adam Henry, a Denver detective, investigates. His quest for the killer brings him back East where he encounters the elusive terrorist organization, the Crown of Creation. Who killed the skier, and why? And how has America changed?
Shoals Court: The Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,500. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The novel version of the on-line soap finds a suburban neighborhood beset by murder and organized crime while police and a visiting attorney try to piece the sparse evidence together and catch the villains. Meanwhile, residents contend with growing families, old flames, new crushes, serious illnesses, marriages gone violently sour, and pesky gulls.
The Blasphemy Tour
Series: Rev and Dylan books, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,300. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012 by Magenta. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Irreverent. Definitely irreverent. Two Canadian atheists go on a cross-country speaking tour of American Bible Colleges. The Blasphemy Tour — where philosophy essay meets stand-up.
The Odd Task
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this intense short story by Eric Stringer, Charlie Task is the unnamed protagonist. He's taking care of business, doing what he can, using his special skills to remove blights from the world.
The Queue for the Bog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Nathan didn't like queues and when he arrived at the museum he found just that. But the girl he had come to see, made him think about himself, and the queue could be very valuable to him if he were to join it.
The Harder They Fall
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 147,430. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A fatal plane crash in Kathmandu, a fateful high school reunion, the wedding of the year and a honeymoon that eight best friends will never forget... Season Three in the Hiding Behind The Couch series.
The Ethics of Murder
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In this intense short story by Eric Stringer, a hit man returns to his hometown to visit with an old friend at a high school reunion. The friend has asked Charlie to attend because he needs a favor. Yet again, it's always a good idea to be careful what you wish for.
Theorem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(2.00 from 1 review)
This is a psychological thriller by Eric Stringer. His friend Janie is a collector, but a collector of what?
Шла по берегу подёнка
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 40,280. Language: Russian. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Математик Лунин приехал в Ригу в начале августа. Он собирался читать лекции по комбинаторике, спасать своего аспиранта от академического самоубийства и караулить на юрмальском пляже странную Киру, в которую влюбился годом раньше. Лунин ещё ничего не знал ни о синдроме подёнки, ни о проблеме тождества личности, ни о том, какую драму вот-вот устроит себе и своим близким.
An Incident at First and Fifth
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
H. Clement Moore is a highly successful businessman who pays a price for his success when his wife admits having an affair. After some thought, he adjusts his priorities. He's on his way home early for the first time in ten years to set things right before he loses her forever. What could possibly go wrong?
Blue Bell and the Roses
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Everybody needs friends. But friends come in all shapes and sizes. When World War II aviator Archibald "Packy" Burkhalter seeks out a long-lost friend, he gets a great deal more than he bargained for.