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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle & Harry Houdini in The Adventure of The Spook House
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,490. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
The year is 1922. A respected judge inexplicably vanishes in a decrepit mansion and two of the world’s most remarkable men are summoned to investigate: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes, and Harry Houdini, the world’s greatest escape artist. Aided by a beautiful young psychic, the unlikely partners probe a mystery that becomes murkier and more perilous at every turn.
Edge of Dreams
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,990. Language: Australian English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
In Edge of Dreams you will be drawn into a world where things are rarely what they seem to be. When Kate arrives in Flanagan, in New South Wales Australia, she hopes that the simplicities of rural life will bring her long awaited peace and renewal. Through a startling confrontation with the elusive Fidelé Scott, Kate finds herself in a friendship that defies convention and places her in danger.
Dissension
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,380. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014 by Rising Sign Books. Category: Fiction » Mashups
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a world where humans have subjugated vampires, Mira, a vampire and gladiator, must make her patron, Lucian see past centuries of lies, bloodshed, and propaganda and find the truth. Not all is as it seems.
Fifty Egg Timer Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Fifty Egg Timer Stories is a collection of 50 shot stories of between 600 and 1000 words. The stories are by one author and are of mixed genre. Some of these stories are flippant and/or amusing whilst others touch on serious topics. The common theme, if one can be found at all, is the provision of short bursts of entertainment. I hope that all readers find some stories to their individual liking.
The Ninth Circle
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,800. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Permuted Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
When Dan, 16, runs away from a terrible home life to join a circus, he has no idea what he’s getting himself into. Based on Dante’s Inferno, THE NINTH CIRCLE follows a young man’s coming-of-age as he travels with the circus through nine states and discovers that the performers have uncanny abilities and extremely dark secrets, especially the person who is looking to destroy the circus from within.
Divining Avon
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,540. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Divining Avon tells the story of a psychic who's advice to several local residents in a small Ontario town, sets off a chain of life changing decisions. Divining Avon asks the question. can the future really be predicted or does the prediction influence one's future? A combination of romance, suspense, and above all humour ensure an enjoyable read.
The Misadventures of Clark & Jefferson: Creatures From The Sky
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,210. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A sheriff and his deputy have a close encounter of the worst kind out in the Arizona desert in eighteen seventy five.
Sam's Will
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 39,940. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Sam Solomon dies, leaving a multimillion-dollar estate and a bombshell for his daughter, Arleen — she and her three young sons are to be the executors of his will. Dumbfounded but proud to have been chosen, she takes on the job, never dreaming it will mean thirteen years of playing “this rough sport”.
The Duchess of Cypress
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 48,930. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Evelynn, a feisty octogenarian and Montreal’s doyenne of retail fashion for five decades, hands the keys to her boutique over to her business partners and retires to sunny Florida. Arleen Solomon Rotchin, bestselling author of Sam's Will and Zoo, draws us into Evelynn's crazy world.
The Buck Pass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,940. Language: American English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mashups
When a single dollar bill passes through the hands of six miserable strangers - a psychologically-impoverished heiress, a homeless housewife, a closed-minded artist, a car-hating cab driver, a down-to-earth rising star, and a paternally-challenged stay-at-home dad - it encourages them to follow their hearts, leave their mark, and, like the dollar, move on. The Buck Pass - it doesn't stop here.
Zoo
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 33,180. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Narrated by a quirky Montreal photographer, Zoo is an intimate portrait of a friendship between two women, an unexpected incarceration, and a group of ‘at risk’ young boys who give an entire new layer of meaning to life’s choices. Arleen Solomon Rotchin, bestselling author of Sam’s Will, takes us to Palm Beach, Florida, looks through her viewfinder and with off-beat humour focuses on the chaos.
It's a Wonderful Undead Life
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Price: Free! Words: 23,010. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
In its retelling of nine classic Christmas tales, IT'S A WONDERFUL UNDEAD LIFE endeavors to prove that most any story can be enhanced by simply adding zombies. In addition to the title story, the collection includes; Home and Almost Alone, Frosty the Undead Snowman, Bloodthirsty Zombie Rampage on 34th Street, and… well, you get the idea.
Football Fiction
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Price: Free! Words: 53,810. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
Step into a parallel universe where snails are the hot item to bet on at the track and frogs are the great goalkeepers. Unfortunately, even great goalkeepers are no match for illustrious and selfish soccer club owners. Will the club survive or risk ruin at the hands of disengaged owners or will they sell to the chinese laundry man.
Scent of a Dream
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Price: Free! Words: 35,660. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Novel ini bercerita tentang seorang gadis yang memiliki impian menjadi seorang penyanyi. Ia memiliki seorang kakak yang sangat berbakat dalam musik klasik. Namun kedua orang tuanya tak mengijinkan anak bungsunya itu menjadi seorang penyanyi. Terinspirasi oleh Park Bom (2ne1)
The Panverse Reader's Sampler (Fall 2013)
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Price: Free! Words: 30,590. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mashups
A FREE sampler of Panverse Publishing's 2013 Fiction and Nonfiction titles. Read a full chapter or more from each of our six different 2013 titles absolutely free! The six titles excerpted include Thrillers, Science Fiction, Supernatural Romance, Historical Fantasy, Travel Memoir, and a Health/Self-Help title. All the books previewed in this sampler are available on the Smashwords website
The Vampire Count of Monte Cristo
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,460. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Permuted Press. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Wrongfully imprisoned, Edmond Dantes is driven by a longing for freedom and a lust for revenge. After making a pact with unspeakable forces, he becomes something no longer human. He dies in prison, only to be reborn as a bloodthirsty monster - the mysterious and powerful Count of Monte Cristo. Now he has returned to Paris, but is he an angel of vengeance, or a blood-thirsty emissary of Hell?
Across the Wire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,050. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mashups
A former Marine finds herself on an Earth-like parallel world where she must train a syndicate of escaped slaves to oppose a dictator’s stranglehold on the country. Haunted by nightmares and post-traumatic stress, unsure who to trust or how to get home, Mia struggles to stay alive as she realizes all is not what it seems. Reality checks never bounce.
Forever Human
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: Australian English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Spanning some 3,000 years, Forever Human charts the course of two people who recall their past lives: Cassius, who would help the rest of us remember, and Memphis, who prefers that we forget. Can Cassius break the historical cycle of error, or will Memphis thwart his efforts, thus ensuring our species remains forever bloodthirsty … forever lovelorn … forever human?
Axe and Emerald: Everdark Saga Volume 1
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Series: Everdark Saga, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Rhone McLean knows what he must do. One question drives him: why her? Of all the people in the world, why did that thing choose his wife? A mysterious cowboy in black emerges from the ashes of Rhone's home with a message of hope. His words push McLean into a quest to find the answers, but how much of himself is Rhone ready to sacrifice?
The Scarab Heart
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Series: The Involuntary Medium, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,040. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Theft and murder are afoot at an archaeological dig in 1885 Egypt. Lizzie Blaylock, world renowned ghost channeller, and her mentor, Miss Otis, thought they were simply there to vacation, especially as Lizzie wants nothing more to do with her powers. Her powers, though, have other things in mind.