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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.
2036 - The Final Resistance
Price: Free! Words: 33,290. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
America is struggling under fascism, and bombings take millions of lives. Kathryn has the Power, but when she’s raped, it’s gone. Pregnant, all her choices are risky, even bearing the child. Twelve years later, conditions are far worse, and the Resistance has reorganized. The leader is her daughter’s father, and he tries to make amends. She can hardly look at him, but it’s America’s only hope.
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? ...
Orange Blossom Mountain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Chaosheng zhe has been a monk for nearly forty years, but still he finds a long-lasting connection with the Tao frustratingly elusive. Finally, in the last days of winter, he sets out for the hermitage on Orange Blossom Mountain, hoping the seclusion will help him achieve his long sought after state of bliss. A short story.
Wet
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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Paradise. The soul's ever nostalgic urge to pause a lazy summer Sunday's orange brush at dusk, aided by a waiting cabernet. Ashumble lamb, for some, and that would do. But for Ariel... To be released in April 2017!
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.
The Reaper’s Design - Book 1 OF 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,950. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
That day millions of unrelated women looked at their watches, wall clocks and mobile phones. Not only were they unrelated but they dotted different parts of a colourful world, totally oblivious that they shared something unique with each other. As some reached into their dressing table drawers, others searched their hand bags and purses..
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
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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.
The Happiness Inquisition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
One day a child is admitted to hospital, the victim of abuse. Five people of different ages find themselves caught up in the series of events that leads up to this tragedy. But who made the anonymous phone call that set these events in motion? And why did they do it?
Damn Near Broke
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,490. 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.
The Monk's Bed - A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Synopsis How sheepishly we follow... no, rephrase, how we absolutely cherish the endless queues, to purchase with our health, the one way ticket to the bottleneck where financial slavery is sold. And one icy windy morning, the whole world changes and we realise we're part of nature but we know nothing of how to survive it...
Rings of a Tree (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017 by Hibbert & Stiles Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Another season begins… Childhood sweethearts Jake and Cassidy always knew they’d end up getting married, but what they hadn’t been prepared for were the ups and downs that life would present to them. Follow their family through generations of celebrations and trials, as told through the eyes and ears of an oak tree.
Walnoten
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: Dutch. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Sarah gaat ieder jaar op vakantie naar de Moezelstreek in Duitsland. Maar dit jaar is ze voor het eerst helemaal alleen en loopt ze totaal verloren langs het water. Een kort verhaal over verdriet, eenzaamheid en afscheid nemen.
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!
Strong Tea, Three Sugars
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
It would be fair to say that the sinister poseur Sørensen is not the most popular new boss in John's office. Despite his best efforts, his staff take an instant and unanimous dislike to him, and over time, he gives them good reasons, particularly in his pursuit of John's wife Sue, who is clearly not interested in Sørensen.
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.