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The Puppeteer
Price: Free! Words: 63,970. Language: Australian English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
As the world opens up to war, a young girl closes down on a secret. As a purine, keeper of the secret, protector of the frescreets, she sacrifices her family, her friends and her freedom. What she doesn't know is that she's part of a bigger plan. Nor does she realise that as she gives up her time, she gains freedom from the puppeteer. There are no strings on Florence.
Counterstrike
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
ASSASSINATION GAME His name is Duran. Cuba's fanatical successor to Castro, he poses the ultimate threat to Soviet power — and American peace. Both countries want him dead. And while Soviet forces move to replace Duran with a political puppet, America formulates its own plan of action. A daring game of cross … double cross … and war …
Nonviolent Struggle 50 Crucial Points
Price: Free! Words: 19,190. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
This book is a primer on applying strategic nonviolent action in real campaigns. The techniques outlined in the following 15 chapters have been used successfully in many parts of the world. Contained in the book are lessons learned from many long and difficult nonviolent struggles against nondemocratic regimes and other opponents of basic human freedoms.
Mira's Hope
Series: The Sword of Lumina, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Restored to life, Galena finds herself in a world with which she is unfamiliar. The chains of Rau having been removed, Galena’s magic is unchecked and Rau knows it. In a desperate race to retrieve the Sword of Lumina after Mira reveals her hiding place, Galena is plagued with self-doubt and a fear of what’s to come.
Trouble on the Wanderer (Troubleshooters 14)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,270. Language: British English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
When an alien ship appears in the Candal system, Tony and Bea, young agents of the Galactic Federation, join the team that goes up to check it out. They find it easy to get into the mystery ship, but not so easy to get out of it. (Story length 36 600 words.)
Verzet tegen Pajnath
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,450. Language: Dutch. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
‘Verzet tegen Pajnath’ is een sciencefiction roman die zich afspeelt in een niet al te verre toekomst. Een land is aangevallen en bezet door een autoritair regime met aan het hoofd een dictator. Er ontstaat groeiend verzet. Een aantal avonturen en plotse wendingen dragen bij tot de spanning in het verhaal. De hoofdpersonages zijn jongeren op de drempel van de volwassenheid.
Chasing Jupiter
Series: Chasing Jupiter. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,940. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by Brown Wall Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
As a crisis threatens to throw the United States into civil war, ordinary citizens struggle to survive. A new leader promises change, but his intentions remain questionable, especially when people begin to see signs of a hidden agenda. Nevertheless, even forgotten members of the lower class have potential to change the world, despite seemingly insurmountable barriers.
The Seventh Age of Man: Maturation
Series: The Seventh Age of Man, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,250. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
It's time for Brian to grow up. The world has heard another Countdown, and life has aged across its surface. Brian, new leader of the Homestead, finds himself the one responsible for not only bringing back his civilization, but his planet as well. Though his people are demoralized, he must make them strong. Though many wish to see him replaced, he must overcome their challenges.
Destroyers
Series: The Survivors Trilogy, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 48,740. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Moses Chikati is a teenage boda-boda driver in the Kenyan interior, struggling to provide for himself and his younger sister, Rosy, at a time when the world is going through unprecedented turmoil. Circumstances bring Moses into contact with people on four different continents as he finds himself embroiled in some of the most significant events in earth's history.
The Fall Of Egypt's Islamist Dictator
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Winning the first democratic presidential elections in Egypt after the fall of President Hosni Mubarak, Mohammed Morsi, backed by the Muslim Brotherhood, seized absolute dictatorial powers by ramming down the people's throat an Islamist constitution placing himself above the court and the law. Dictatorial abuse of power and economic crisis in Egypt drove millions of Egyptians to protest.