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Fabulous Voyage Across The Ocean Sea
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 148,680. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The D’Avilas, a family of conversos from the south of Spain, whose lives are intertwined with that of Christopher Columbus, take part in his journeys in order to escape the Inquisition. Their narratives offer vivid impressions of the New World, and the enslavement and genocide of the native population.
La Pinta
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,330. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
A thrill packed history novel about the real Columbus combined with a CIA spy story using very high tech equipment. This fast paced adventure novel follows Asa Foley as he enters the world of spies and deep sea treasure hunters uncovering historical truths that countries and religions have worked to hide.
The Things We Can't Change Part Three: The Healing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,690. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Devastated by the loss of her father, Evie is floundering, drowning, and reaching out desperately for a lifeline—and finding absolutely nothing to cling to. Still unable to come to terms with the death of his sister, Zeke is going on mindlessly, with no thought of tomorrow, only living in the now and trying furiously to bury and deny his emotions.
Murder in the Back Garden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,860. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Englishwoman Vera Murray sought the comfort of an American doctor when her lifelong love died in the hospital tents in France during WW1. Now she is pregnant, married to a man she hardly knows, and living with her new mother-in-law in America. When her mother-in-law is accused of murdering a neighbor, Vera works to prove her mother-in-law's innocence and learns what kind of man her husband is.
Black Butterflies, White Fences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,080. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Ivy Strauss, a half-Jewish, Iowa farm girl has had enough! Her son Noah, a shy, stuttering twelve-year-old desperately needs some fatherly attention, but it’s clear her husband Ethan is too self-absorbed to notice the boy’s plight. Ivy describes Ethan’s involvement with his family as, “One half of a cross-breeze that blows in and out of our lives at will.”
Just Paper and Ink
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Collective Works of Writers' Ink Cooperative This unique assortment of writings--Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Children's Stories, and Inspirational--is the reflections and inspiration of Writers' Ink members.
Columbus The Snail: Discovers the World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Columbus isn’t just an ordinary garden snail. He lives on the Garden Floor but isn’t like his friends. Columbus doesn’t let his small stature limit him; he thinks big! Under the leaves of the giant Calla Lily the garden is dark and damp. No snail has ever left. No snail ever thought to climb the tall green stalk that towers over the cloister of snails, at the limit of their known world.
Running Red River
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Alternative history
Running Red River is a story about what might have happened if the founding of America by Columbus had turned out differently. What if the original inhabitants had been visited before by ancient astronauts? Running Red River is barely a man. The son of the leader of the Run'oonin. On a warm, sunny day he watches as ships sail in from the ocean and land upon the shore of his land.
The Mafia, Football Gambling and Len Dawson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Former NFL Quarterback Len Dawson is a controversial sports figure. A member of the National Football League Hall of Fame, he led the Kansas City Chiefs to victory in Super Bowl IV, in 1970. However, there are legitimate doubts about his complicity in "fixing" games between 1966-1970. He associated with gamblers. A Detroit grand jury named Dawson as part of a nationwide gambling scandal in 1970
When You Find Yourself Awake at 3 AM After Halcyon Wednesday
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Martin has a problem, he has a beer, he has a cigarette, but he doesn't have a someone. After the fall and during the crash, Martin's tale examines not so much the often inevitable end of whirlwinds, but the dizzy, unsettling world we're left to when they stop spinning.