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Gone To Earth
Series: The Grange. Price: Free! Words: 67,070. Language: British English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A face among the crowd, then a moment of recognition and it is time to disappear again, this time it had to be permanent, but there is more than one way for that to happen, Stay out sight, and stay alive!
Crying in the Rain
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: British English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
For many years, Ade Simmons has been an outsider, trapped in an abusive relationship, seeking sanctuary in his job. Actor Kris Johansson is patient, gentle and passionate—everything that Ade's ex-boyfriend is not. When Kris takes a role in one of Ade's plays, the attraction is mutual and instant. But his ex will not give up his punchbag so easily—can Ade finally find the strength to fight back?
A Good Word
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,050. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A story from Boughs of Evergreen: A Holiday Anthology. In the wake of 9/11 a young Muslim man on the brink of radicalisation and a homeless Catholic woman may seem an unlikely pairing, however, the paths of Nasir and Mary cross ten years after they first knew each other as young children.
1914 First Blood
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 54,790. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
It is 1914 and Lieutenant Tommy Gunn is a young infantry lieutenant in the Sherwood Foresters, just back on leave from India as war is declared in Europe. The men find themselves floundering in the freezing mud of the trenches and facing an implacable German foe, Tommy and his fellow soldiers begin to realise that this is going to be a long war.
Pondicherry
Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pondicherry is a short story to introduce a significant setting in the novel, The Star of India, which is available online today. Pondicherry, India is a destination to the past as well as the present. Located on India's Coromandel Coast, Pondicherry celebrates its French colonial history, blends it with the local Tamil culture, and fills the senses with a rich and varied heritage.
Heirs & Spares
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,290. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Set amidst the backdrop of Europe's Reformation in the late 16th century, Heirs & Spares is one part history, two parts palace plotting, and a whole lot of juicy romantic intrigue. Break out the spiced wine and sink in to this rousing read.
The Internet Ghost from Panchgani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This book is the first of my ghostly travel series. I have tried my best to not allow the gallant and handsome ghost from Panchgani, into the wilderness of the world of internet. How I met him was the strangest coincidence of my life.
Surviving The Evacuation, Book 4: Unsafe Haven
Series: Surviving The Evacuation, 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,600. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
There are no reported outbreaks in the UK or Ireland. That is what the government broadcast. Nilda didn’t believe it. She, and her son, Jay, chose to stay behind when Penrith is evacuated. Joining with other survivors, she finds not all of them have the same motives. Some only want to help. Others only want to help themselves. Nilda only has one aim; to find a safe haven for her son.
Twenty Years Ago Today (Part Two)
Series: Twenty Years Ago Today. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,290. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Jim Fell’s dying wish has come true: he’s been sent back in time by twenty years. But so has the rest of the world… It’s a disaster. Billions are desperate to find loved ones. Some are children again. Some have come back from the dead. Anyone under 20 is gone forever. In pt 2, Jim seeks to reverse the timeslip while his friends face the crisis as members of the emergency services and government…
The Poison Pen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,110. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Detective Chief Inspector Richard Hayward had just started his vacation with his pregnant wife when the call came. Another murder had interrupted the town's peaceful existence, and the murderer won't stop at just one victim.