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Patriarch Run
By Benjamin Dancer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,240. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Billy discovers that his father might be a traitor, that he was deployed to safeguard the United States from a cyberattack on its military networks. After that mission, his father disappeared along with the Chinese technology he was ordered to steal–a weapon powerful enough to sabotage the digital infrastructure of the modern age and force the human population into collapse.
The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky
By David Litwack
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A mysterious nine-year-old from the Blessed Lands sails into the lives of a couple in the Republic, claiming to be the Daughter of the Sea and the Sky. Is she a troubled child longing to return home, or a powerful prophet sent to unravel the fabric of the Republic? The answer will change the lives of all she meets… and perhaps their world as well. [Literary, Saga, Speculative]
Mindscapes:Ten Science Fiction and Speculative Fiction Short Stories
By Victor D. Lopez
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,940. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This book contains 10 science fiction and speculative fiction short stories on themes ranging from the innermost dimensions of the mind to the outer reaches of the universe focusing from diverse perspectives on the meaning of life, the superlative strength and wrenching weakness of the human spirit, the power of love and the duality of human nature anchored in both the divine and the profane.
The Baer Boys
By Alan Hutcheson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After twenty five years of not making it as an actor, Darin returns home to take care of his recently widowed father. When he lands a long term substitute teaching job at his old high school he finds that it comes with more than the promise of a much needed paycheck.
Changing Light
By James Irvine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,520. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Hamish Scott. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stephen Whyte’s solemn nature and delicate sensibility alienates him from what he sees as the malaise of the crude sensibility and coarse, frivolous life of his community. His search for a means to remedy that malaise, and thereby end his isolation and take a place in the community appropriate to his ‘higher’ sensibility, leads him to a course of action that risks his entire future and well-being.
The Unflushed
By Tahiba Ademola June
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's a work of fiction with angles geared towards having a reality and fantasy. Life is fun, it's an injustice for anyone to live their life just for the sake of breathing and letting each day pass without any real meaning. Drama is what keeps most people alive and makes them appreciate their life. This is a book that tells readers how easy life can turn into hell just because of a bad decision.
By All Men's Judgments
By Brad Cotton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,900. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Knowing she doesn’t have long to live, Liza Meacham summons local newspaper writer Nathaniel to her bedside to share a story she’s kept to herself for seven decades. It’s the story of a man named Joseph Tilley. With her granddaughter, Madeline, also by her side, Liza begins to reveal how an innocent Oklahoma farm boy fell into a life of crime to become a notorious outlaw in the early 1920s.
Not My Thing - A Short Story
By E.D. Martin
Price: Free! Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When The Dancing Freemasons embark on their first major tour, Jeff’s dreams of being a rock star have come true – until he can no longer connect with the music. One night after a show, he meets a woman who might be the one to get the music flowing again, but is the cost worth it? (From the author of the women's fiction novel "The Lone Wolf.")
וישתוק הים
By Mordechai Landsberg
Price: Free! Words: 33,800. Language: Hebrew. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
עלילת הנובלה מתרחשת בצילה של מלחמת ההתשה (1970)בין ישראל למצרים, אך אינה סיפור היסטורי. חברו של כותב הספר טבע בים – יחד עם חבר נוסף, בעת שחש להצילו ממערבולת. התקופה היא תחילת פריחתו ובשׂורתו של המיחשוב הדיגיטלי בעולם ובארץ. המחבר –שהעדיף לעסוק בעבודת תכנות וטכנולוגיה- על פני עבודת עריכה וכתיבה ספרותית-עיתונאית, שבהן הצטיין בימי בית הספר התיכון, משחזר את חברותו עם חברו גדעון(ג'דע) שניספּה בים.
Croc-Odile
By Audrey & Natacha Ajasse
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 60,580. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
C’est l’été, la classe de Première L du lycée Jean Cocteau de Kenmare, petite ville bretonne, part en voyage scolaire à La Rochelle. Une ombre plane sur le séjour : Marie-Odile, le bouc émissaire de la classe, est aussi de la partie. Un roman à plusieurs voix où chaque personnage donne sa version de l'histoire au fil du récit.
Laura English
By Lynn Arias Bornstein
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,970. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Stillpoint Digital Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A fairy tale of Hollywood glamour that shows that even blessed lives may not have the happily-ever-after that we would expect, Laura English follows the life and loves of a young British actress who rises to fame and yet struggles to find happiness. By turns heart-warming, heart-wrenching, funny and tragic, this is a journey around the world and into the deepest recesses of the human heart.
William Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew": A Retelling in Prose
By David Bruce
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 37,520. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew." In it, Katherina vows before God — in the marriage ceremony — to love, honor, and obey her husband, but very quickly she makes it apparent that she is not taking her vow seriously. Her husband, Petruchio, is determined to convince her to take that vow seriously.
Percy's Plan
By Paul Jansen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,660. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Emily is a maidservant in the house of an earl in a fictional 16th century locale called Emerland. The stove makes the kitchen too hot and there's always something more to be done, but Emily is not one to sulk when there are better ways to pass the time. Soon though, she finds trouble in her employment and seeks refuge in the forest. There, she makes friends, travels, and learns much.
Les vraies fables du conteur Lepeintre
By Charles Demassieux
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 40,680. Language: French. Published: March 29, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Un abbé révèle à un parent journaliste la découverte d’un manuscrit oublié dans les rayonnages de la bibliothèque de son abbaye. Ledit manuscrit, de la main d’un certain Hippolithe Lepeintre (1905-1973), consiste en une série de nouvelles. On apprend que le projet de Lepeintre était de réécrire l’Histoire à la lumière de découvertes faites pendant plusieurs années au cours de ses recherches.
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 2, The East
By Kevin B Parsons
Price: Free! Words: 29,660. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
America teems with history and culture. Volume II of the five book series follows the same theme of ten short stories, taking place in the eastern seaboard. The tales, both historic and current, reflect the American way of life.
Donde no hubo guerra
By Raúl Fresneda, Sr
Price: $5.04 USD. Words: 40,470. Language: Spanish. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
El mundo se halla en constante guerra y en su avance ha llegado ante las puertas de la aldea Almanzora, donde sus habitantes sobreviven al margen de la realidad. En “Donde no hubo guerra” suceden situaciones extraordinarias, insólitas y extravagantes de origen mitológico y sobrenatural, que conjugan lo mejor del realismo mágico, el surrealismo y la literatura fantástica.
An Unlikely Truth
By John Rachel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,520. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It was a time of stalemate, gridlock, divisiveness, and polarization. The nation plunged into greater crisis and dysfunction as the list of things which weren't getting done grew longer. The survival of democracy and America itself were increasingly in doubt. This is the inspiring story of a small committed group of activists who either never knew or forgot the meaning of the word 'impossible'.
Sliding Past Vertical
By Laurie Boris
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,350. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Ten years after a brief college romance, Emerson and Sarah have remained comfortable, long-distance friends. Yet secretly he longs for her and is quick to offer comfort and support when her hasty decisions end in varying degrees of disaster. When her drug-dealing boyfriend lands her in deep trouble, she calls Emerson again. But is this the rescue that pushes their friendship to the breaking point?
Рождение империи
By Аркадий Белый
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 387,290. Language: Russian. Published: March 22, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Роман-хроника в трех книгах Этой книге, несомненно, обеспечена широкая читательская аудитория — как в России, так и за её пределами. Тема необычайно актуальна, хотя события, описываемые в романе-хронике, происходят во второй половине XVII века. Символично, что произведение публикуется после недавнего 350-летия Переяславской Рады, принявшей решение о присоединении Левобережной Украины к России. Со
The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock: A Modern Reimagining
By Sarah Daltry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,520. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An experimental novella reimagining the main figure of TS Eliot's classic poem of memory, hopelessness, and loss in a contemporary setting. Approximately 20k words. "No one wants to hear a lonely middle aged man talk about cities or memory. No one wants to know that the world exists in a kaleidoscope of colors. For one man, indigo is life, and he does not have time for the man for whom yellow is.