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The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,270. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
This e-book, by agreement with Galde Press, contains the entire contents of The Childhood of Sherlock Holmes by Mona Morstein and first published by Galde Press in 2000. The book has been repackaged as The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft. Morstein's original work was critically acclaimed. It is UCS PRESS' hope that this "repackaged" edition will widen the reading audience for this epic work.
Delta - A Greek Triangle
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 114,570. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The storyline is based in in the Greek islands where Mark, about to become engaged to Maria, meets her mother Ariadne and the two become strongly attracted to one another. With Maria still anticipating the engagement, the three are caught in a Greek triangle. Meeting secretly in Venice, Mark and Ariadne are compromised by Maria's vindictive brother-in-law, leaving them to make agonising decisions.
The Second Magician's Tale
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,950. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In The Second Magician’s Tale, enter the remarkable world of the circus troupe, Jonah in the Whale, and of distraught Nell, whose knowledge of astrology and magic places her in the unlikely line of succession to her magician husband, who was lost in a terrible explosion.
Kodachrome
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,170. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012 by North Star Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
A global revolution cuts across cultural, economic, and geographic divides in a world of double-crosses, prophets, spies, presidential candidates, and Chinese revolutionaries. On its way to a truly surprise ending, Kodachrome features a thriller-like tempo, the foresight of science fiction, deep social truths normally found only in histories, and a plot that you have never seen before-anywhere.
Family Values
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 166,560. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tim Sloan’s job as pastor in a small country church in Appalachia is a cover. He is really looking for his mother’s killer. During the search he becomes embedded in the small community and its web of relationships in ways he never anticipated. These relationships challenge both his cynicism and his religious beliefs and lead him to changes that surprise both him and his friends.
Suite Harmonic: A Civil War Novel of Rediscovery
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 187,420. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
During the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the Civil War, Suite Harmonic is the indispensable novel for readers interested in discovering the intense experience of both battlefield and home front in the teeming world of the Civil War.
Iliarjuk: An Inuit Memoir
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 131,520. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When I first read the Dracc Dreque manuscript I was immediately struck by its unflinching honesty and its uniqueness. As far as I knew, it was the only memoir ever written by an Inuit and it cut sharply across our ideas about the Arctic...
My Half of the Sky
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 207,260. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Chairman Mao said, "Women hold up half the sky." For Li Hui, a recent university graduate, that means following her dream of becoming a teacher, finding love and fulfilling her family obligations. But her father's debts and demands for an arranged marriage will soon pull her away from everything she truly desires . . . and Li Hui is forced to make her place in China's changing cultural landscape.
Islands of the Gulf Volume 1, The Journey
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Series: Herbert West, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,950. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
To Andre Boudreau, Herbert West is the Doctor, who saved his life in the Great War. Andre will follow him into Hell if necessary. Margaret Bellgarde knows him as Dr. Francis Dexter, attractive but mysterious. One day she will be shocked by what she is willing to do for his sake. But who is he really? He doesn’t know – and the possibilities are disturbing.
Een Masker Met Een Tong
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,560. Language: Dutch. Published: January 7, 2012 by Uitgeverij Verschijnsel. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Een geheimzinnig duel in toekomstig Tokyo, een poppentheater in het Londen van 1888, twee door de Jabberwock bedreigde avonturiers, een contortionist in een vervallen Haagse woontoren... Tien verhalen die schijnbaar niets met elkaar te maken hebben. Schijnbaar...
An Obedient Servant
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,050. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Melvin is a farm labourer. Olivia, the farmer’s oldest daughter cannot stop humiliating him. A bush war starts between the whites and majority Africans seeking self-rule. Melvin becomes a guerilla. Olivia gets captured by guerillas. They meet again. Melvin now has a chance to exert his revenge. Why does he save her more than once from death? More shocks lie in wait for Olivia.
Whorlando
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,830. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After his wife loses her battle with cancer, philandering husband Stephen Craving discovers that she’s denied him her entire million-dollar estate -- unless he brings together the seven estranged members of their family for a classic trip to Orlando, Florida. Thus begins an epic story of the modern American vacation ... and a journey into the heart of a family trying to make itself whole.
Requiem of the Human Soul
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 111,010. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Eusebio Franklin, a school teacher from a small community, is faced with the most terrifying dilemma imaginable: should he carry out an act of mass terrorism in order to save the human race?
Sputnik's Child
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You set the price! Words: 126,130. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This engaging novel recalls the events that shaped the ideas and lives of the baby boom generation and laid the groundwork for an age of technology and its challenges. It is a story about a child coming of age in an Age of Aquarius to experience a time of irrational exhuberance in the power of technology, and her confrontation with a disease that has no known cure.
The Seven Last Days - Volume IV: A Mirror Filled With Light
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Series: The Seven Last Days, Book 4. Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 117,420. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a world all but destroyed by nuclear war and mind-controlling governments, a living corpse with the power to heal sets out to die on a cross.
The Seven Last Days - Volume II: The Wings of the Morning
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Series: The Seven Last Days, Book 2. Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 144,340. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gimel. Ur. Suoche. An unnameable desert. Shambhala. Xanadu. A boy enters manhood while exploring the world - and finally finds home among a frightening, humble people.
La vida de los demás
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,070. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2011 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Narrada de un modo ágil y manteniendo una tensión constante, "La vida de los demás", última novela de Joaquín Padeira, nos muestra ese lado bronco de la vida cotidiana que late junto a nosotros sin que nos demos cuenta, o no queramos verlo, pero que cuando casualmente nos toca es capaz de desbaratar en un momento todas nuestras seguridades.
A Really Good Day
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,110. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Really Good Day follows amateur golfer Scott Hanover as he has the most amazing day of his life. Along the way he converts a golf-hating sportscaster, saves a washed-up sports agent, and teaches a pretentious golfer the true meaning of sportsmanship. The whole journey almost comes to an end on the 17th hole but Scott makes the ultimate decision to put it all on the line with one miraculous shot.
The Circle
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 117,060. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Circle is a political intrigue story that reflects recent world events and their aftermath. The characters are caught between circumstances of their cultures and politics of the times, players who are not what they portray: naïve and cunning, loyal and duplicitous, sentimental and appetite driven.
Damascus Proper
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 384,840. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Damascus Proper is a tale of punk rock, murder, the quest for the divine, and love gone wrong – spiritual love, romantic love, love between family and friends. Structured similarly to the Bible, it chronicles a cult known as the Children of Bert and how their history is intertwined with that of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.