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Watchit!
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 76,170. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Set in East London during the 1970's we tell the story of two young ladies approaching womanhood - with all their needs and desires. Four men pursuing them - but who will they choose or will they be chosen?
Superloo
Price: Free! Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The entire network of Superloo’s* in London joined up for a single night to become a series of interchangeable pathways, crisscrossing the city, teleporting users of the service to random unexpected locations across the city, Martin tells his friends, but they don't believe it happened. But where did he go? * Pod-like spacy looking toilet facility. Possibly doubles up as teleporter cubicle.
Human Rights
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,240. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Ed Bush lives with his family in one of the United States of Europe. Their way of life is dictated entirely by the government known as Europarl. Every year at a four day celebration of human rights the people coming of age are assigned to their posts within the country. Ed doesn’t think there is anything he can do about it until he meets an old man and is recruited to join a rebel group.
The Wreck of the Whaleship Essex: The History of the Shipwreck That Inspired Moby Dick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1820, a sperm whale attacked and sunk the Whaleship Essex. 2000 miles off the coast of South America, the crew knew it would be a true feat to survive and make it to shore--any shore. It’s story became legendary; Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote about it; Edgar Allen Poe incorporated details of it in his only novel; and, most notoriously of them all, it served as the inspiration for Herman Melville’
When the Pilot Light Goes Out
Price: Free! Words: 69,890. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Pilot Light suffers a breakdown following a string of personal losses. His grief leads him to commit a crime that doesn’t go to plan. Whilst delirious he attempts to cover his tracks. Through a sequence of flashbacks we understand how a nice, ordinary bloke has come to be feeding hacked up body parts to the hunting dogs at London Zoo.
Charms of a Witch
Series: 17th Century, Book 10. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,780. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Women suspected of witchcraft have always been persecuted, but in the 1640s this turned into a frenzy. Matthew Hopkins, the self-styled Witchfinder General, found many victims in Essex. Lucy, caring at first for her grandmother, and then, after her death, living peacefully in her cottage, is caught up in the fever, and not even the protection of the Squire can help her.
Mehalah
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,340. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Mehalah: Is a Story of the Salt Marshes of Essex. A grim tale of a gypsy girl's life, loves and traumas.
Loose Leaves
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 31,030. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2010 by John Broadbanks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Loose Leaves chronicles F. W. Boreham's pilgrimage to the birthplaces and homes of great English and Scottish writers. His communion with them as a young writer recalls quotations and thoughts from their books. He writes about history, literature, faith, heroism, royalty and the charms in everyday life. Boreham's ability to paint a picture, tell a story and uncover fascinating detail is evident.
Saving Romford
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,590. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Mike Fendalton is your average incompetent, unlucky computer programmer, incapable of writing a working program, who hangs out at the pub and fails to get laid. So it's a major surprise to him when he is called upon to use his programming skills to rescue an entire planet from financial ruin... "Saving Romford" is the perfect irreverent gift for any broad-minded person in the computer industry