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Solomon's Magpie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,490. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With Solomon's Magpie Robert Crompton returns to his favourite haunts in Cheshire to disentangle a story told by Solomon Whitaker, boatman, basket-maker and brewer. Solomon heard the tale from his mother and he went to the trouble of learning to read and write so that he could set it down.
The Death Mother
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Shirley finds she has an odd, impossible ability, the ability to end a person's life - just by thinking it.
The Hawk: Part Ten
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Lynne prepares for changes while in Texas John Doe still possesses no memory of his family. Aware of Laurie’s plans to move west, Stanford travels for a baby’s birth, but finds no trace of Eric. Jane remembers Stanford, but will Laurie let that man back into his heart?
Buster, and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,980. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a book of four short stories including “Buster” a Story of a Slave”. Also included is a story of a WWII POW. Third and fourth are western stories of fast moving adventure and love.
Thylacine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,880. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Thylacine is a story of reunion and separation paralleling the beautiful land and difficult history of Tasmania and its native inhabitants.
No Place Called Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,730. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Growing up with everything you've ever wanted sounds like a dream, but it leaves Jonjo Wells feeling unfulfilled. Destined for a life of boardrooms, he decides to escape on a gap year. Free of his parents’ rules and expectations, he discovers his freedom. But the unsheltered world away from mum and dad is tougher than he’s imagined, and Jonjo is faced with a steep learning curve.
Getting Rid of the Macons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 124,030. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young couple from Albuquerque, Joe and Ellie Lawrence, arrive at their new home in very rural Eastern Oregon to find the former renters still in residence and firmly entrenched. When the Lawrence's develop strategies to get rid of them they soon find that moving amongst the Macons is like working in quicksand, the more that you move the deeper in you sink.
Quiet Falling
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
How culpable are we in the events that define our history? Bob Bailey did not join the International Brigade in the Spanish civil war. Instead, he finds adventure at home in 1930's Cheltenham. Or rather, it is visited upon him as he becomes an unwitting accomplice in one of European history's most notorious air attacks.
Left Behind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,260. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When her husband dies unexpectedly, Babette Carter finds herself backtracking across her life as an honored author and college professor to her childhood growing up poor and abused. Using friends and her sister Trina as catalysts, Babette tries to come to terms with why she hid so much of herself from her husband, her friends, and, as she discovers, from herself.
Second Chances
Price: Free! Words: 75,100. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jaime Cox is the lucky girl who'd won the heart of handsome hockey star, Justin Rowland, but after 14 years she gave up on getting his proposal. Soon after jumping into the dating pool she meets Tyler MacDonald, who's nothing like Justin. His career and repute in ruins, he has nothing to offer her but his heart, but just when things are getting serious, Justin returns. Whose heart will she break?
Een brandend dek
Price: Free! Words: 63,540. Language: Dutch. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In de Gouden Eeuw verlieten duizenden Nederlanders de Republiek om onder de vlag van de VOC op Ceylon hun geluk te beproeven. Tegen het einde van de achttiende eeuw had zich daar een rijke Hollandse gemeenschap gevormd, maar toen het in Engelse handen kwam emigreerden de meeste families naar Batavia. De achtergebleven gezinnen waren rond 1900 geheel opgegaan in de Brits koloniale samenleving.
Yankee Based Wives
Series: Desperate Women, #2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The young women from "Dim Noo Abroad" are back, and this time around, they have vowed to get husbands living nowhere else, but in the United States of America.
The Oarsman
Price: Free! Words: 82,880. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016 by Beyond Yourself Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A magical river begins singing, and a man suddenly aches to know if the paradise at its end can fill his heart. He hires an oarsman to take him upstream, but they are blocked by a judge who sentences them to revisit the man's past. As the judge’s agents relentlessly pursue, and as they row further back into the man's life, the man begins to suspect the oarsman is more than he seems.
The Dreamer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a hit-and-run accident sends Riley's wife and son to the bottom of a river on their way to see him in a game, he's given up his baseball career and is tormented by dreams of death. But when baseball dreams give him the chance at stardom, Riley finds he must decide between his dreams and his memories.
Rosemary for Remembrance:The Tragedy of Ophelia
Price: Free! Words: 65,880. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
We all think we know Ophelia’s story. Hers is a tragedy peripheral to the greater tragedy of Hamlet. But what if she were the centre? Imagine an Elsinore where identity and meaning are as fluid as water, where love and loss, life and death, past and present flow together and one woman’s imagination might have the power to transform the hell of madness itself into a kind of beauty.
The Lines of Union
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,500. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In a corrupt, near-future United States, inspirational reformist John Herald attempts to lead a movement to fix the broken government while trying to prevent a second Civil War. Written in the heart of Washington, D.C., it is a powerful, genre-smashing story that taps into the cultural heartbeat of our deeply divided nation.
The Sugar Rush
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,400. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Anyone who has studied the effects of sugar plantations on the Americas has surely found, as in so many other instances, that a lot of evil can come from something that should otherwise have been very sweet. In The Sugar Rush everyone faces the same basic temptation: can you control your life--can you live perpetually in the good life? Because, after all, even the good life has its dark side.
A New Kind of Zeal 3 - The Crux of Salvation
Series: A New Kind of Zeal trilogy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,820. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
Two and a half years have passed. Alex has been studying at Victoria University, while the PM James Connor is leading the nation from the Beehive. Rachel Connor has become a Physician, while her husband, John, remains in the Cathedral. Tristan sees the legacy of Alex’s past: a past Alex seems to be trying to hide. What fate will beset the nation? What forces, in the growing darkness, will win?
The Tides of Mississippi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,040. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
A life-shattering tragedy wreaks havoc on the lives of a normal upper-income family with devastating results. Unable to cope with the catastrophe, each member of the family seeks to retreat from society in a different way.
A New Kind of Zeal 2 - The Price of Redemption
Series: A New Kind of Zeal trilogy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,810. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
The sequel to A New Kind of Zeal. The Governor General Anita Mayes has sent the humiliated Prime Minister James Connor to the back benches. Rachel Connor has taken up work at Hardwater Hospital, while John remains in the Cathedral. Alex Kensington is hidden: the mastermind behind Joshua's demise. But the spirit of his father will never be appeased until he achieves total control of New Zealand.