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The Lucky Boy
By Caroline Gerardo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,200. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction
Seth McGrath goes through hell to raise ten grand to find a girl. His neurosurgeon father & pill popping debutante mother send him away to be raised by his Grandmother. When Grandmother suddenly dies, Seth returns to a disillusioned life in Radnor. A hypnotic story that will charm you through his dark journey. Seth will sell drugs, arrange bum fights for hire and more. Transgressional Fiction
The Ten Towns
By J. W. Bidewell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,890. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction
A modern fable in the style of a folktale. This delightful story tells of a discontented youth and his crazy, heroic adventures in seeking his imagined Town Where Everything’s Perfect. Timeless themes are raised, such as the innocent abroad, coming of age, the personal odyssey and the utopian quest. Readers of quality literature enjoy “The Ten Towns”, which is its ultimate recommendation.
Tailwinds: Adventures of a Young Aviator
By Dan Poynter
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction
Rusty Martin is born to an aviation family and grows up in Casselberry, Florida, in the 1930s. He is an entrepreneur and a self-starter who loves to fly. Rusty is 12 at the outbreak of WW-II. Flying takes the young man to many fascinating events of the time.
Romance of the 3 Djinn
By J.A. Pak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,080. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction
"Your eyes are so black. So black. As black as the heart of the devil," Esmene's grandmother tells her. All her life, Esmene's had an uncanny feeling of unbelonging. And then one day she meets a boy whose eyes are as black as hers. Taking her hand, he slips her into a world of strange beauty and great danger. The Djinn world.
Gott'im's Monster 1808
By S. Dorman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,480. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction
GOTT'IM'S MONSTER 1808 is coming-of-age speculative fiction for teenagers. A New England Gothic recasting of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, Gott'im's Monster is part of The God's Cycle and is set in the mountains of Western Maine, as the 19th century begins. The God's Cycle moves through its story in time and place with increasing mythic emphasis.
Huck Finn's Voyage of Moral Discovery: The Compassionate Morality of a Perfect Sap-head
By David Wheeler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012 by Dog's Tail Books. Category: Essay
A 4000 word academic essay which explores Huck's moral development and rebellion against the society of the American South. Fully sourced with 8 secondary academic sources.
British Winters
By Andrew Turner
Price: Free! Words: 80,500. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction
Noel Winters is lonely this Christmas. Lonely, despite being overcrowded by friends and family, which he would prefer to label as associates. This is a tale of a lazy procrastinating youth who is no longer young enough to pull that lifestyle off. Disillusioned with himself as much as the outside world, he draws inspiration from his younger adopted sister, Hannah.
For King and Country
By Oliver Ma
Price: Free! Words: 87,910. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction
Told from the eyes of Charles Stuart, the Prince of Wales, For King and Country is set in England during its Civil War. Can Charles help his father the king to remain on the Throne of England?
Master of the Law
By Lake Larsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Fiction
Rex is a young lawyer diligently practicing his trade in Houston, Texas. In the forefront of his life is the pursuit of excellence in his chosen career and a sybaritic love affair with Nikki, a sultry blonde. But hidden deep within Rex is an urge to break free of conventional authority while embracing the serenity derived from nature and the outdoors.
Victory
By Lake Larsen
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 39,410. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Fiction
Victory! is a novel which predominantly takes place in a small western North Carolina town and brings to life individuals from all walks of society—from a broken-down methamphetamine addict to a young, wealthy attorney; from a brazen and handsome womanizer to an insecure fool living on inherited wealth.