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Holy Panthers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Sequel to Holy Tigers. The world believes that Adolf Hitler is dead. Vengeful Nazis have resumed development of wartime super weapons. They've also struck a cruel blow against the holy women of Santa Jalisse. Big, big mistake.
Misereres and Exsultates
Price: Free! Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2016 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Through small essays, Celine Armenta narrates the relationship that she had with nuns during her childhood, her decision to enter the convent and, ten years later, to leave it. She describes the emotional life of women living in convents; she reflects on friendship, affection, attraction and love between women, but also on guilt, vocation, religiousness and faith.
Shroud of the Healer
Price: Free! Words: 75,640. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00)
Archbishop Valdieri is impatient to get the Pope to the Clinic of the Little Sisters of Tourvillon in Avignon, France, for urgent treatment. Matt Rider, an English PI, is in Avignon with his girlfriend Zoé. They get talking to a local nurse who tells them that all is not well at the American clinic up on the hill. Matt thinks the nurse is crazy -- until her husband calls with devastating news.
Elixir of Flesh
Price: Free! Words: 90,790. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The year is 1600, and while most of the eastern corner of Europe is in turmoil, at the edge of the principality of Ardeal, the village of Vallaya thrives. At its center is the shop of a wizened apothecary, who has built his business on the sale of one particularly valuable medicine, a potent elixir distilled from a prey unique to the forests of Vallaya, the vampire prey.
The Good, the Bad, and the Bet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The day before Thanksgiving in 1971, a lone man wearing black sunglasses hijacked a NW Orient Airlines 727 bound for Seattle. His demand: $200,000.00 and four parachutes. He ended up with a place in history marked by more questions than answers. What really happened to the infamous DB Cooper? No one knows. Well... No one but me... because before he became DB Cooper, I became his wife.
In This Small Spot
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,690. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00)
In a world connected to computers and machines, Dr. Michele Stewart finds herself drowning in a life that no longer holds meaning. When she enters a monastery, her family and friends are sure that she has become a nun to run away from her life, but she feels more alive than she has in years. Soon the outside world intrudes, forcing her to confront demons she thought she had left behind.
Eyes of Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,600. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
All Scottish beauty Edain wants is love and a family. But her life hasn’t been easy and those two things seem unattainable. First she’s abandoned as a baby at a local convent. Then she's banished from her village amid rumors of murder and witchcraft after the mysterious death of her husband. Set in Medieval times, this tale will have you hoping for the happy ending that may never come...
Hannah of Harpham Hall
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 34,490. Language: British English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Hannah, a cosseted daughter, has grown up in the sheltered world of Harpham Hall. Headstrong and blinkered to dangers, she is saved from harm by a tenant’s son, Tobias Jenkins. Her avaricious stepmother uses this incident to justify sending her away. Hannah’s unlikely ally throughout is Tobias, who becomes her rock. Their love deepens, but what will happen when the secret of his past is revealed?
The Convent
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Malke, a twelve-year-old Jewish girl is smuggled into a convent to escape the Nazis when they overrun Poland.
Tearing Honor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,180. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Christian » General
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A family is faced with financial issues of their time and decides to give up their daughter to a convent. 12 years later, this daughter gets herself into some dire trouble turning toward Witchcraft to save people's lives. Her family becomes intertwined with her life, as her brother sets out to spread God's word. A family death leads to her brother's desire for vengeance, compromising his honor.