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Beneath the Same Heaven: A Novel
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 123,310. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kathryn and Rashid seem to have bridged the divide between Western and Islamic world views with their marriage and two American-born children. But everything changes when Rashid’s father is suddenly killed by a US drone attack near the Afghan border, and their cross-cultural family descends into conflicting ideas of loyalty, justice, identity, revenge, and terrorism.
Cover Girl
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,610. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Nick was the new guy in California, finally landing his dream job of being behind the scenes of a hit television show, but longing to be a director. Macie was an actress, always playing the chubby best friend role. They would be satisfied with just that, but fate has other plans.
Possibly Jack Again
Price: Free! Words: 38,760. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Mayhem and madness continue as PI Charlie Hampton travels to Santa Ana looking for a boy who may have gone off in search of his biological dad, a drug lord. Again embroiled in the Triad wars, Charlie uncovers a human trafficking ring and more. And what about those bodies in the well? Has ‘shady’ Jack disappeared again too? Damn Jack. It isn’t always about him. Or is it?
Slick Deal
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018 by Shorebird Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
How in the world can a dead man commit suicide? In 1956, oil tycoon, Oliver Wright dies suspiciously at a swanky Hollywood New Year’s Eve party. His death is soon followed by threats against the rest of his family. Clues lead to Santa Catalina Island. Scandal, mysterious women, treason and more deaths complicate matters, putting private investigator Skylar Drake and his partner in danger.
Uncanny Tales of Crush and Pound 20
Series: Uncanny Tales of Crush and Pound. Price: Free! Words: 18,410. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes
The agents of the DAM have been captured by STUN and are being held in a prison at a nuclear facility in California. Crush is the only one left running free, and he has been abandoned by Director Roosevelt and left to run from Lord Felino in the snowy mountains of the Sierra Nevadas. Add two desperate vampires into the mix, and everyone is in for the ride of their lives!
Wildfire: A Wine Country Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,860. Language: American English. Published: April 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The first wine country mystery, featuring legal investigator Tara Rezeck, set in California's devastating wildfires of 2017.
Reading Between the Leaves
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,420. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Part 2 of the 5-part 1920s Tea Cozy Mysteries series sees the Tea & Sympathy Investigative Agency struggling to clear one of their own.
Foggy Dog: Poems of the Pacific Coast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
With a keen eye and a big heart, Joe Cottonwood writes of the small towns and driftwood beaches of the Pacific Coast. As a working carpenter, he speaks with special appreciation of trees: the giant redwoods, the powerful fir and redolent cedar. From pelicans to pumpkins, from earthquakes to birth on the beach, come for the humor, stay for the wisdom — all served with a generous helping of dogs.
Mystery Weekend on Alcatraz Island
Series: Abby Douglas Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,800. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
In 1972, twenty-year old Abby Douglas and her friends attend a mystery weekend, on deserted Alcatraz Island. After a disturbing prediction at a group seance, the guests begin to disappear. Abby needs to investigate if Al Capone's treasure or the villainous host are the cause of their disappearance.
Stardust, Vol. 7: Dreamer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Very short stories within the Stardust setting. All of these stories started as 200-word flash fiction pieces. This volume contains six such stories. Kalare is a young woman interested in studying aliens, but her life will take a much different path than she ever expected.