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Pont-au-Change Volume I: Resurrections by Arlene C. Harris
Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,860. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history(5.00 from 2 reviews)
October 31, 1855. En route to exile on the Isle of Guernsey, French author Victor Hugo loses the trunk containing his work-in-progress, Les Misérables, overboard in an accident. Luckily, the man responsible for the mishap is the very subject of the work, Jean Valjean! Together they attempt to recreate the book, with the reluctant aid of Valjean's traveling companion: the former Inspector Javert
A Windral by Tim Candler
Series: The Rabbit of Usk. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,690. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Timotei and his grandfather have been released upon their own recognizance. Free from the disciplines and follies of the barracks and with no thought for their own better judgment our two Sphinx Sabeans choose to engage in a quest for JH. They are soon engaged in the pox of aimless wandering during which our hero gets a pair of free boots and he discovers his grandfather might have been a Saint.
Know Not Why: A Novel by Hannah Johnson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Howie gets a job at a hokey arts ‘n crafts store to meet girls. Instead, he meets Arthur. Sure, Arthur is smart and charming and has distractingly magnificent eyelashes, but there’s no getting away from one troublesome fact: he’s a dude. And Howie, who’s spent the past twenty-two years being strictly unexceptional, isn’t about to shake up his whole (mediocre) existence now. ... Right?
Family Lies by Tamara Merrill
Series: Agustus Family Triolgy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,290. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(4.00 from 1 review)
Every family has secrets and the Augustus family is no exception. What happens in the family has always stayed in the family but as the world rushes toward World War II society is changing and when Sharon Chatsworth begins to hint about the Augustus secrets in her gossip column the family must face the secrets or be torn apart.
Mathurin by Tim Candler
Series: The Rabbit of Usk. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,550. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Tells of our hero's preoccupation with the initials JH, the failure of King Alfred, the Sabean understanding of punishment, the Sheedi veneration of the crocodile, the continuing domination of Saxons by their Norman Overlords, and onward into the world.
The Shoemaker by Mark Saba
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,430. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Shoemaker follows the lives of Pietro, who emigrates to America in the 1920’s, and Manny, his great-grandson, who moves to California from Pittsburgh in the 1990’s. Pietro is a shoemaker, and Manny is obsessed with finding the perfect pair of shoes. Both uncertain of changing societal roles, their lives intersect when Manny discovers an old photograph of Pietro and restores it back to life.
Playing Dirty Mind Games by Louise Paine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,730. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Legacy Publishing Group LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Six months after being discharged from The Clever-field Mental Health Clinic and supposedly on the mend, Sydney Henderson finds herself on the brink of self-destruct. Situations heighten when Brittany and Shelly, her gorgeous yet scandalous childhood friends reunite with her and triggers her uncontrollable disorder; once again forcing her to play a high stakes game that almost claims her life.
Darkest Desire: The Wolf's Own Tale by Anthony Schmitz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,620. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales(4.00 from 5 reviews)
Wolf has a problem: his desire to eat children makes him an outcast among his peers. When he encounters the Brothers Grimm in the forest, they offer him a cure. Are they sincere, or skilled manipulators? Wolf decides to take a chance.
Outlaw Blues by Percival Constantine
Series: Infernum, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,420. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Western
Carl Flint was once an assassin for the shadowy organization called Infernum before a mistake led to disastrous consequences. Now he has the chance to make up for that mistake, but only if he comes out of retirement for one final job, a job that leads him into a conflict with a relentless government agent and a Colombian drug cartel. From Percival Constantine comes the follow-up to Love & Bullets!
A Stampede of Westerns - A Fourteen Novel Bundle of Traditional and Weird Westerns by Tim Champlin, Bill Crider, Loren D. Estleman, Jack Ketchum, Joe R. Lansdale, Melvin Litton, Marcus Pelegrimas, Tom Piccirilli, Bill Pronzini, Al Sarrantonio, Steven Savile, Steve Vernon, Paul Victor Wargelin, & David Niall Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 785,960. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Western
A Stampede of Westerns features fourteen novels, novellas, and collections of the old west. Some are mysteries, some are traditional westerns, and a couple are Weird Westerns, but all are chock-full of cowboys, horses, guns and adventure from some of the western genre's best-selling authors.
Searchlights and Shadows by Martin Turnbull
Series: The Garden of Allah. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,230. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » War
The dark days of Pearl Harbor loom over Los Angeles, and posters warn Hollywoodites that loose lips sink ships. MGM screenwriter, Marcus Adler, needs to come up with a sure-fire hit. Gwendolyn Brick dreams of opening her own dress store, but it threatens to drag her back into the orbit of Bugsy Siegel. Columnist, Kathryn Massey survival depend on a place nobody’s heard of: Las Vegas.
The Life in Papers of Sofie K. by Octavia Cade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Maths and monsters and magical realism. This dark fantasy novella tells the story of nineteenth-century mathematician Sofia Kovalevskaya. A nursery wallpapered with calculus begins a journey through Europe - and a reputation for unnatural behaviour...
Stories in the Key of C. Minor. by Russell Bittner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,290. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Five short stories and one novella, all taking place within a radius of five miles from the original "Ground Zero" -- the Empire State Building in New York City, New York. Stories of passion, of intrigue, of coming-of-age, of murder by proxy/moxy. In short, stories of the human condition in all of its many-splendored glory. Adult situations, but none of them unsuitable for anyone with a heart.
The Battle of Neuschwanstein by Ludvig Solvang
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,860. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(5.00 from 1 review)
Bazan lives both in Real World and in cyberspace. There are strange things both places, among them; girls. He builds the magnificent castle Neuschwanstein for the annual Spring Games. Bazan and his tribe have to fight for their kingdom. During the game, he gets to know the mysterious Lady Mer.
The Bandaged Man by Nicholas John Greenfield
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
We all have secrets... The bandaged man’s chest rose and fell as the parentless brother and sister watched and waited. They waited for his secrets to be known, to discover why this hideously bandaged form had stumbled onto their dry and dying land. They waited to uncover why he carried a gun stained with blood. They waited for him to wake and walk and talk and free them from their misery.
Wolverine's Daughter by Doranna Durgin
Series: The Wolverine's Daughter. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Wolverine’s Daughter is hard-tempered by her struggle to survive in the hostile Keturan mountains; she knows nothing of the Outlands, or of her father...or of the curse behind her puzzling clumsiness. But she’s about to find out what it means to visit those Outlands...and they’re about to find out what it means to have her.
Monterra's Deliciosa & Other Tales & by Anna Tambour
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,100. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Magic Lino, the real story behind the one told by Robert Louis Stevenson, a chef dying of ennui, gathering bluebirds, paying with candywrap. More than 30 stories and poems from an author described by SF Site as "one of the most delightful, original, and varied new writers on hand". Includes 17,000 words of bonus material.
The Tiger of Light (The Legends of Arria, Volume 4) by Courtney Bowen
Series: The Legends of Arria, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 130,200. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Despite losing a brother and a lover, Basha and his friends continue, guided by fate and determination, to reveal the truth about Basha’s family and confront Doomba. Across the country, their allies prepare for battle as a magical force for good revives. Please rate and review.
Books. La decimotercera revolución cultural by Juan Carlos Riofrío Martínez-Villalba
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,530. Language: Spanish. Published: January 31, 2015 by Universidad de Los Hemisferios (Quito, Ecuador). Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
El mundo ha cambiado mucho desde que apareció una prodigiosa máquina que permite a la mente humana adquirir conocimientos a velocidades insospechadas. Pero tanta información no llenó de paz la Tierra, sino de resentimientos, odios y revoluciones. Varias guerras mundiales han pasado y reina ahora esa tenue calma de postguerra. La batalla, sin embargo, se enciende nuevamente en la universidad...
Stealing Flowers by Edward St Amant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120,140. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The descriptions are rustic and vivid, you truly feel as if you are a part of the story,seeing what the characters are seeing, feeling what the characters are feeling