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My Indian Queen by J.M. Moris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
One guy. One girl. One magical summer. Both of them on the verge of adulthood, both of them hopelessly lost. He loves her, his fiery Indian queen, but does she feel the same? And what will happen when summer wanes into fall?
Islands of the Gulf Volume 2, The Treasure by Audrey Driscoll
Series: Herbert West, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,380. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Abandoned and abused, young Herbert West resorts to drastic measures to survive. At Miskatonic University, he becomes a scientist who commits crimes and creates monstrosities. Decades later, haunted by his past, he finds safety as Dr. Francis Dexter of Bellefleur Island, but his divided nature threatens those he loves and forces him to face the truth about his healing powers.
Still Waters by Sara Warner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,030. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Black Bay Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When researcher Teena Shostekovich returns home to find her computer files stolen, she suspects it has something to do with the case she’s working. But a call from the thief complicates things and nothing gets any clearer when Detective Logan Deo arrives. Meanwhile, as the story of cowgirl Jessie Weston unfolds on the shores of Lake Ponder, Teena and Jessie’s paths veer ever closer to collision
The Holly King by Chris Martin
Price: Free! Words: 44,230. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Holidays with the Hancocks: too many presents, too much booze, a lot of tears. Youngest son Carson, now a filmmaker, explores the history of Christmas by filming holiday visits to his family. Along the way he finds the dying cult of Mithras, Yulegoats in Rio, anarchists and squatters, evangelocalism, a costume solstice party, sleighs of reindeer bones, lapsed monks and their secular monastery.
The Curious Casebook of Oscar Garcia by Martin Sowery
Price: Free! Words: 89,390. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
a collection of short tales concerning the cases of detective Oscar Garcia and his partner Jose regarding missing persons and homicide cases in the jurisdiction of Madrid, none of which seem to follow the normal course of police investigation (revised and new stories added October 2016). Cover by Thomas Softley
Paradox Lost: A Divine Comedy Book II by Daniel L. Lowery
Series: The Paradox Lost Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,490. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
L'Inferno, the second part of Paradox Lost, has Steve Adams taking a job at a fundamentalist school. Adams thinks he can walk the intellectual tightrope between science and religion. When the university president's daughter tempts him into joining her family Adams begins to compromise his principles. Will a lifestyle of ease cause him to abandon science for superstition?
Lewis and Loeb (a novella) by Matthew Asprey Gear
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Last seen in an obscure 2005 short story, Matthew Asprey's Lewis is back in a new comic misadventure set in Tbilisi.
Con Job: The Fabufestan Exposés–Book I by Ralph Hancox
Series: The Fabufestan Exposés. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,580. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A TV documentary crew discover that things are not quite as they appear as they investigate the scourge of drug trafficking in North America. As production begins, the paroled “ex-con” asked to head the creative team faces some personal setbacks, while the company finds itself battling unknown enemies. To get at the truth on all fronts, they learn that they must all look hard at the evidence.
The Grey Forest by Maureen A. Griswold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,740. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
You’ve arrived at The Grey Forest — a mysterious and beckoning parallel terrain, a landscape of twists, turns, irony, and revelations where things are not what they may seem. Breathe deep and step into The Grey Forest and discover an eclectic collection of short stories including Nelson’s Mandala, Dead Man’s Mail, Illuminata, Visio Novus, The Neighbor’s Girl, Soulmates, and more.
Jack Dawkins by Charlton Daines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,900. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013 by Golbin Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Jack Dawkins, once known as the Artful Dodger in the streets of London, was sent to Australia on a prison ship when he was little more than a boy. Now he has returned to find that London has changed while the boy has turned into a man.
Calico Pennants by David A. Ross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,540. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2009 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A weekend sailor shipwrecked in the South Seas eventually discovers the island's only other human inhabitant - a woman who bears an uncanny resemblance to 1930s lost flying ace Amelia Earhart.
Prometheus Fit To Be Tied by Paul Hawkins
Price: Free! Words: 89,830. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Recounting 1939, the birth of a superpower, the twilight of a mostly rural America, and the misbegotten adventures of the last man in the world to know everything except what to do with himself. Comedy, romance, and drama unfold when a dissipated millionaire returns from Europe to his childhood home just in time to interfere with a rural electrifcation project and reawaken the town's old secrets.
A Lovely, Indecent Departure by Steven Lee Gilbert
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,860. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A Lovely, Indecent Departure is the riveting and emotionally-charged debut from a promising new voice in literary thrillers, and a captivating story about a mother’s love and desperation set amidst the heart wrenching landscape of child custody.
Life is Good by John B. Dutton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,300. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Trapped children. Trapped seniors. Trapped dolls. Lost parents, lost pasts, lost futures. A nightmare, a fairy tale, a final visit. Life is Good is the first short story collection by Montreal author John B. Dutton.
Three Nails by Micheal Maxwell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Three Nails is a rich, witty, smart slice of Americana. Although it opens with loss of life—Three Nails ends with aspiration—hope, heritage, and new life. Like a handful of stones thrown in a pond, the circles of life and memories are all interconnected to process grief. Relationships with a wife, children, colleagues at work and even the kids taught at school are all part of the gift of healing.
Chasing the Minotaur by Terry Hayman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,080. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary(4.25 from 4 reviews)
When his wife of twenty years dies in his arms of cancer, celebrated New York painter Emery Lake withdraws from painting and from life. To save him, his grown daughter arranges a house exchange in the south of France. But in the foothills of the Mont Sainte-Victoire, Emery discovers the long-dead painters Picasso, Renoir, Cezanne, and Van Gogh walk, paint, scheme, and love. Is it magic or madness?
Freak City by Tom Lichtenberg
Series: Dragon City, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 24,620. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(4.18 from 11 reviews)
It’s hard to control your destiny while you’re waiting for the bus. The trouble for Argus Kirkham began when a stranger pushed his way through a crowd at a bus stop and pressed a package into his hands. Inside the package were various random items. As Argus and his friends unravel the clues, very strange things occur in this story of mystery and ghosts. Book Two of the Dragon City series.
Chain Gang Elementary by Jonathan Grant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,510. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.13 from 8 reviews)
A Tale of war between the PTA president and principal at Malliford School, aka Chain Gang Elementary-home to vast right-wing conspiracies, 3rd-grade gangsters, and bake sale embezzlers, where toxic childhood secrets fester, reformers go mad, and culture wars escalate into armed conflict. A One Flew Over the Cuckoo's nest for schools.
Jazz by Cristian Mihai
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(4.00 from 6 reviews)
A heartbreaking portrayal of ambition, treachery, and deception, Jazz tells the story of Chris Sommers, an aspiring writer from New York, who travels to Paris in the hopes of meeting Amber, a mysterious and beautiful woman he has always been irresistibly drawn to.
The Accident at 13th and Jefferson by Brenda Carlton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 162,840. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Josh Greenwood and his Mom and Dad are walking their neighbors to the corner when a freak accident kills one of them. But which one? Compare three different paths the same lives could take if one event is changed. The Accident at 13th and Jefferson offers three uplifting tales of middle class family life in America.