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Stone and Pine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,270. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When a conspiring astronaut, a sixteen-year-old runaway, and a struggling missionary connect with a cosmic stone, they start seeing visions of two suns. Is humankind nothing but a slowly burning ant hill or are greater things yet ahead? This fast-paced adventure crosses arctic hills from Murmansk to Helsinki, stops by an American dairy farm, and zooms out to a space station and beyond.
Until Morning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,880. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Until Morning is a story about different nationalities, habits, customs, common places and stereotypes experienced by a bunch of university students, a lighthearted account on young people's life in a “double speed” Europe, where North and South are not simply a geographical diversity but, most of the time, a source of social disparity and a different way of meaning love, sympathy and solidarity.
Beneath the Surface
Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: Australian English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Lori and Mikael live in a town that is stricken by fear borne from old folklore. The entire town is terrified of a certain lake, and Lori and Mikael are determined to find out the truth behind it. They ignore the warning signs and sneak out to the lake one night. What they find there is not what they expected, but what happens to them there changes their lives forever.
Kelong Kings: Confessions of the world's most prolific match-fixer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Invisible Dog Srl. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
Wilson Raj Perumal has been labeled the world's most prolific match-fixer in football's recent history. Born a village boy in rural Singapore in the mid-60's, Wilson climbed the heights of international match-fixing across five continents, becoming FIFA's most wanted man. Kelong Kings is the ultimate tale about gambling, soccer and fixing, told in the words of the man who made it all happen.
I förbund med döden
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: Swedish. Published: April 1, 2014 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Karl August Tavaststjerna (1860-1898) var en finländsk författare och poet. Med sin första roman, Barndomsvänner (1886) förde han in realismen i Finlands svenska litteratur.
Carthaginian Empire - Book 6 - The Viking Cycle
Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 29 to 32 of the original series.
We Stopped Forgetting: Stories from Sami Americans
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,860. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by ČálliidLágádus/Authors’ Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
During the immigration period of 1880-1940 an unknown number of Sámi people (the indigenous people of Northern Norway, Sweden, Finland, and the Kola Peninsula of Russia) left Sápmi (Samiland; “Lapland”) for North America alongside Nordic peoples. The storytellers in this book give moving accounts of the history of their ancestors and tell their own stories of cultural revitalization.
The Melting Man
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,640. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Melting Man is a fast paced thriller that pits men against each other, but also against their own demons and imperfections. Agent Matt Maki and Chris Keast would never meet in a perfect world. Criminals like the Melting Man get caught in a perfect world. Children don't get cancer in a perfect world either, but this is not a perfect world.
Medusa
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Awarded #1 Nordic Noir! E-book chart #1 bestseller! Best of 2012! Hazy, staged-like murders are committed in Helsinki region in Finland. In their last days, victims have ended up in the middle of strange events. As if someone had wanted to rip them from their last pieces of sanity. Senior Crime Constable Markku Isaksson is investigating a perfect murder game, in which the planner has own goals.
The Ash of Winter's Work
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,540. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
Two brothers, two countries, two sides of a war. Finding their way as young men lead one brother to the Finnish army and the other to school in Leningrad, neither of which is a safe place to be on the brink of World War II. The Winter War brings the two brothers together at a stalled convoy in the frozen north and only their love—for each other, for a woman, for Finland—can save them.