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The Bones of the Kuhina Nui
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
For generations on the Big Island of Hawaii, the women of the Pono family have guarded the secret hiding place of the bones of Queen Ka'ahumanu, King Kamehameha's favorite wife and powerful ruler herself. Now as Haunani, matriarch of the family, feels old age approaching, she must turn over her responsibilities, and the family lands, to one of her four daughters. But which one?
Pay To Play (Sex, Money, Drama & Football)
Series: Never Say Never, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00)
In this breathtaking story, full of sex, drama, action, money and betrayal a football coach takes us on a journey. The coach is a hard working man who had good intentions to help his community by volunteering to coach little league football, but his good intentions are corrupted by greed, sex and money. Can we really say never and mean it ?
Murphy's Heist
Series: John McBride Thrillers. Price: Free! Words: 61,690. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(2.00)
When artist John McBride stumbles on a series of strange events, he finds that the biggest bullion heist since the eighties is about to be committed ...
Missing Company?: Corporate Intent Series
Series: Corporate Intent, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,660. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Terry and Rose get engaged and attend a conference. But once home, they learn that their company has completely disappeared! Can Judy and the DCRI team once again unravel the truth? As the story unfolds, the team learns that there are greater implications to their search than ever imagined. The reader is taken on a fantastic trip through galactic backwaters while unmasking the eventual truth.
Bodies, Brains, People and Machines
Price: $6.66 USD. Words: 41,830. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
All human brains are similar but differences in development and surroundings make each one unique. They provide, memory,consciousness,thought,emotions and pleasure. Inbuilt tendencies partially modifiable by experience influence choice, values, morality, avarice, aggression and social activity. Our limitations make us dependent on computerized machines. To live well we must remain their masters.
Tell A Thousand Lies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,220. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Shortlisted for the 2012 Tibor Jones South Asia award. 'Tell A Thousand Lies' tells the story of two sisters - one dark skinned, one not - caught in the web of deceit and betrayal.
Be Still and Know Your Creative Consciousness
Series: Creative Consciousness, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,710. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Daily affirmations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
You are about to experience a leap of fortitude into a way of thinking that you may never have thought was possible. Creative Consciousness will lead you to a complete change of ideas no matter whom or in what state of life you presently find yourself.
Four Crude Dudes and The Land of Hope
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 29,600. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
'Four Crude Dudes and the Land of Hope’ tell the story of how the lives of a thief, a bully, a cheat and a liar converge and negatively impact upon each other during the days of the ‘Californian Gold Rush’ in the lawless wild west of America; leaving the hero of the story, Farmer Hope, with all the wealth. It is a story that espouses the triumph of ‘Good’ over ‘Bad’ and ‘God’ over ‘Greed.’
Corporate Restructuring (A Sci-Fi Novelette #3)
Series: SCI-FI STORIES, # 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Frank Rockett, brought back from death to try and save Rockett Spacemotive from both bankruptcy and the lead of an idiotic board of administrators, comes to terms with his better untold past, and even happens to do some good. This is a Sci-Fi novelette of about 11,000 words. I hope you enjoy it! * This novelette is also contained in Collected SCI-FI STORIES - Pack 1
The Flower Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00)
Talia and Max seldom work together at a crime scene, but on this one they must, not just because of the lives lost or the way they died, but because of the memories the crime brings up. Now, Talia must employ her best forensics skills to solve the murder—and salvage her own memories in the process.