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Promises
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 157,440. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Elizabeth Bennet and Fitzwilliam Darcy meet as children. Over the years, their feelings for each other grow and promises are made, but unfortunate circumstances keep them apart. Will misunderstandings and mistaken impressions divide Elizabeth and William forever?
Dante's Inferno: A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,600. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a retelling of Dante's "Inferno" in novel form. Dante the Pilgrim travels through all the circles of Hell, including Limbo. His guide is Virgil, the author of the Roman epic poem the "Aeneid." After seeing Lucifer in the lowest part of Hell, Dante climbs to the Mountain of Purgatory. The rest of Dante's adventures are told in "Purgatory" and "Paradise."
Commitment
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,130. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Marta and husband Raymond were living their dreams; serving as missionaries in Indonesia. A rival villager kills Raymond and Marta is left alone. What will her future hold? John wants to be an airline pilot. He begins his odyssey flying missionaries over the jungles of Iryan Jaya, Indonesia. He plans to stay a short time as he gains flying experience.
Just Money
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 162,570. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
This book is based on real events in England in 1990, a maelstrom of large scale financial fraud that left a lot of people breathless at the time. The author was at the heart of the efforts to put it all right. Inevitably it is in involved story but the inclusion of the hero's girlfriend allows all the explanations to be given as the story proceeds. Try it - you'll be wiser for having read it.
Six from Greeley
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Price: Free! Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Greeley, Texas--a frontier town with a bad attitude and a reputation to match. Who lived in such a wicked place? Several compelling answers spring to life in this short story collection spanning more than a century of life, love and lust in the west Texas dust. This revised edition includes a sample chapter from Josh Langston's new novel, "Resurrection Blues," a tale of a town that doesn't exist.
The Queen's Assassin
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 99,400. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The plans of the Dark Brotherhood reach a crescendo as magical murder is unleashed in the conquered city of Halim. While the fate of the civilised world hangs in the balance, Rik must do battle with dragons, super-human killers and the sinister squid-like Elder Race known only as the Quan. In his quest for vengeance, Rik must now face the deadliest threat of all; his monstrous, inhuman father.
The Lawyer
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Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Jonathan is a powerful, successful lawyer, with a six-figure salary and a beautiful wife. Yet when she unearths a ghost from the past, he finds himself re-evaluating his entire existence. This short story is a tale of hope, which shows that it’s never too late to follow your dreams.
Die By The Sword
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Price: Free! Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
After twenty long years, Torthan is free. He was thrown in a hellish dungeon for rebelling against the cruel Lord Vengir. He emerges into a world that is radically different than the one he fought for long ago. Everyone pleads with him to embrace this new world. Torthan scorns them all and seeks vengeance against the man who destroyed his life.
Ambushed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
This is a short story about a soldier and his squad doing patrols deep in the jungles of Vietnam. They encounter an ambush by the vietcong soldiers and must fight for survival. A tribute to all soldiers living with PTSD - Word Count: 1871
Coloured and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 32,640. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“The stories in Coloured are instantly absorbing- which is a triumph with short stories where the writer only has a limited number of pages to win you over.” --Phoebe What's it like being the ant in the ice cream? The characters in this short story collection will show you. Experience life as they know it as transplants from across the world into American suburbia.
Bled
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
She only wanted to leave. But he took that option from her. Now she wants it back. Set on the same island as the reader favorite 'Shed', the latest literary suspense novella from bestselling author Jason McIntyre picks up the Dovetail Cove saga with this story of one lonely woman...trapped.
The Rule of Gold
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Leonard Ganley rides into the town of Sommerset with a whirlwind of rumour trailing in his wake. Some say he is a US marshal others that he is a bounty hunter. Few however would argue his reason for being there. Lukas Grove. A man who holds Sommerset in the palm of his hand and a man whose past is about to catch up with him.
Bodanou et la voiture de sport rouge
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 21,780. Language: French. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un voyage mémorable, la perte de l'innocence... Bodanou le petit oiseau rouge, est soudain confronté aux réalités de la vie. Il va bientôt découvrir le monde des hommes, les facéties du destin, ainsi que les secrets de l'amour;y survivra-t-il?
Have a Pleasant Journey
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
For some, the past is full of fond memories and for the not so fortunate ones, it is a disease. Abhay's journey through Kolkata, Tatanagar and Mumbai is filled with incidents that make him grow as an individual. Fun, emotional and touching, Abhay's story weaves trauma with hope, revenge with forgiveness, teaching two people the ultimate meaning of healing their uncomfortable past through love.
Lover, Husband, Father, Monster – Book 2, His Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,500. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by G. & E. Johnstone Pty Ltd. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Told in two voices, a powerful tale of love, deception and shattered dreams as a well-meaning marriage collapses, rushing toward a chilling climax. In Book 2, His Story, Stuart gives his quite different view of events as his marriage to Jennifer falls apart. Who is right? Who is wrong? How does it come to such a tragic finish? A vengeful end that leaves the reader breathless.
Nap 1.4
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Price: Free! Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Featuring DeMisty D. Bellinger, Vanessa Blakeslee, J. Bradley, Thierry Brunet, Tobi Cogswell, Matthew Fugere, Howie Good, Adam Graupe, John Harvey, William Henderson, Jessica Hollander, Kit Kennedy, Julie Kovacs, M.G. Martin, Michael Martin, Carrie Murphy, C. Jak Mussington, John Nyman, Peter Richter, Kathryn Roberts, Daniel Romo, Diana Salier, Parker Tettleton, Randall Weiss, and Russ Woods.
The Steps They Took
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,630. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Renn Allen, a loving middle-class father reeling from his wife’s affair, and Suzan King, a South Texas socialite whose affair with an ambitious younger priest leaves her heartbroken and pregnant, meet at the low point in their respective lives. Drawn by mutual suffering, they become friends, then lovers, as they lean on one another to recreate their shattered lives.
Underemployed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
Chuck Rollins searched for a job for more than a year. The only thing he could get was a position as a commissioned salesman. He tries desperately, but it's impossible to meet the quota. So he's in danger of losing his job again. It's enough to make anyone crazy. Then he learns how Mohammed Ali visualized success. Following Ali's example, Rollins discovers how not to lose.
The Broken Gate
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Price: Free! Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Muse Creations Inc vanessa@oltmann.ca. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
a short story by Vanessa Grant “Tomorrow morning she would wake up under the duvet in the chilly house, safe from wars and death and tragedy. She would stretch out her hand with her eyes closed and when her fingers touched John’s warm flesh, she would nestle into him with her lips ..." When Jennifer returned home from the war zone, everything had changed ... except the broken gate.
Jawbone
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
How does a pacifist survive in the presence of violence? Forsaken, the preacher lives alone. No one wants his message. No one wants him. He preaches peace and love, but that message grew old long ago. Bloodshed is all these people understand. As we speak, men are gathering against him. Will they drive him from this place? Or make him a martyr?