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Colored Floodlights
By Frank Drury
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,960. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Roy Calhoun returns from his third tour in Afghanistan suffering from PTSD. His encounters with the OCCUPY movement and his inability to grasp the 1% vs 99% conflict leaves him confused and vulnerable. He falls in love with a young woman who is very active in the protests. A bold attempt to help two young protesters when a rally turns violent proves to everyone that Roy truly was a good man.
Turning a Blind Eye to the Sun
By Christine Dias
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,000. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
The stories of an Indian businessman and a European woman interlink in unlikely circumstances in the South of France. The woman, disillusioned with her Western lifestyle, is a product of 21st century self-absorption. The man has an Eastern ability to see life as a selfless flow yet is seduced by his London lifestyle. Death and an attempt to reconcile the past with their future bring them together.
Novel Ideas
By J. C. Allen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,370. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
Penny Reed’s hopes for the future came to a crashing halt when her father died, making her a ward of the state. Knowing her grandfather was still alive and recognizing she’d never survive in the “system,” she stole her father’s boat and sailed away. Novel Ideas will touch your heart and stir your soul; it will demonstrate how courage and determination can change your world.
Long Time Gone
By Richard Sanford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,390. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
An epic novel of passion, loss, and discovery set in the days that defined a generation. Vernon Case is missing. For Cal Stewart, a disc jockey in Harriet, Mississippi, Vernon is much more than a runaway. He is the only heir of Po Case, the old man who raised Cal like a father. With an oath to bring Vernon home, Cal is caught up in the winds that whip the American firestorm in 1968.
Hurry Along
By Sarah Plimpton
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,900. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
This is a novel which is difficult to describe because of its complexity. Essentially, it tells the story of a family, but it's told with flashbacks and fragments in such a way that a reader may easily get lost. Nonetheless, it's a good sense of being lost, a sense in which one explores new territories and discovers new beauty.
When the Love is Gone (Music from the Soul)
By Melissa N. Burnett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,680. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Angela “Angie” Phelps-Frank grew up in a dysfunctional home where her only means of coping was through music and her father’s love. Their bond stirs bitterness and jealousy in her mother, creating a life-long wedge between them. When her father is murdered, Angie is bereft. She becomes angry, afraid, confrontational, and always ready for a good fight. She’s also always ready for a good man.
Autumn Manor
By Helen Goltz
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 87,650. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A man hanged himself in the front room of the now abandoned old mansion; Rachael Price, along with everyone in the village, knew the story. But that was a long time ago. Carrie Howell, dressed in her Sunday-best, asks her granddaughter, Rachael, to stop a while in front of the rambling old home —Autumn Manor. But what is Carrie's connection to this 'haunted house'? Who owns Autumn Manor now?
Ten Toes Down
By Asher Conrad
Price: Free! Words: 94,520. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
0.5 star(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Sebastian Behr used to have everything he wanted: high paying executive job, big house, and a pretty wife. Now his life looks like he lives in a card board box - his wife has a boyfriend, unemployment won't pay the mortgage and his single friends (card carrying members of the "He-man Woman Haters Club) are his new roommates. When life gives you lemons, add tequila.
Final Exam
By John Foltin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,080. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
With college tuitions rising and student loans taking longer to pay off, a billionaire steps in and creates a contest. The prize for the 100 winners: student loans paid in full plus a trip around the world. Join us on this educational journey as we follow 10 of these winners. They have one final exam to take. They will learn that not all lessons in life can be taught from a book.
Waiting For Elizabeth
By Joan Rosier-Jones
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,260. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012 by Tangerine Publications Ltd. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Ireland 1565. ‘Old English’ Thomas Butler, Earl of Ormond, a known as “Black Tom” is waiting for his Queen, Elizabeth. She is rumoured to be the mother of one of Tom’s 12 illegitimate children. And she has promised to visit Ireland. Black Tom builds a manor house for Elizabeth at Carraigh on the River Suir, and there he waits for her. A very real picture of love and hate in Tudor Ireland.
The Two Bits Club
By J. J. Haile
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 41,030. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Write On E-Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Every other Saturday Ceceile and her friends get together for a much needed break from the trials of life. Good food, good company, and a friendly game of cards can sometimes be just the right recipe to help get you through the heartaches and headaches. J. J. Haile welcomes her readers into her world with a potent tale of love, life, family and friendships in old New Orleans.
Facing The Furies
By Daniel DiStasio
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
It’s hurricane season, and for one Keys community, the weather isn’t the only thing in turmoil. “It’s starting already. There’s something fierce out there stirring everybody up. This wind is going to blow the earth into the sea.”
The DUI Guy
By W.E Patterson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,330. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Tortured by the loss of his family, once prominent defense attorney Norman Chalmers has become a recluse in his suburban Chicago home. Chalmers is sinking fast into the depths of alcoholism and depression, and with no one to save him he seems destined to self destruct – that is until a friend from his distant past suddenly re-enters his life.
The Next to Last Drink
By Lois Mathieu
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 55,140. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
About a professional man caught in the trap of addiction after using alcohol as a remedy for anxiety. He uses will power to stay sober but anxiety surges out of control. Safe medications do not relieve his nervousness and they diminish his libido. He's at the crossroads in search of an anxiety-specific medication. An anonymous diary tests his faith but he fears giving in to a higher power
Shadow Future (Two Rings #1)
By Madison Louise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Being an OverShadower is never easy...
The Railroad
By Neil Newton
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 116,500. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
There are killers plaguing New York, taking the lives of children and their parents. At the scene of each murder the numbers 4-5-1 are written in the victim’s own blood. The killings become known as the Chapter and Verse murders. For Mike Dobbs these murders are nothing more than a few gory sound bytes on the evening news but that all changes when the people he loves have to run.
A Tale of Two Legacies
By William Gardner
Price: Free! Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
William Gardner rejuvenates our attitudes towards ethics and morals in a low-key, thought-provoking, suspenseful, amusing, and addictive way with his new novella that traces a month in the course of two families wending their way through modern life. While a first work for this author, he brings us insights gathered over 75 years. He spoofs his own efforts in his must-read epilogue.
Resurrection
By Linda Swift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,040. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Charlotte Timberlake wants to write a book about mental illness and persuades a doctor to have her admitted as a patient. When unforeseen events make it impossible for her to leave, she finds herself unable to convince those in charge, her children, or ex-husband that she doesn't belong here. Charlotte soon realizes it is up to her to find a means of escaping the nightmare of her prison.
Secrets at Tusco Rock
By Travis Kealy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Secrets at Tusco Rock: By Travis Kealy and Della Turner. This is a timely story about everything that is good about this world, and everything that isn't. It may give hope to those who feel that the human race is a total failure as an experiment. YA-Adult. 23,542 words. Cover Art by JW Shearer.
Telefon do Stalina
By Ryszard Sadaj
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,650. Language: Polish. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Telefon do Stalina to zapis obserwacji i przeżyć dorastającego chłopca, który jest synem partyjnego prominenta. Ważnym nurtem tej powieści jest intymna sfera chłopca, nasycona erotyzmem i wybujałymi namiętnościami. R. Sadaj jest laureatem wielu nagród literackich, z których najbardziej sobie ceni Nagrodę Miasta Krakowa.