Books tagged: greed

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The Lady In Red
You set the price! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A girl takes some pills and enters a dream like state. She meets two twins who help guide her in her quest to return home.
Kissing Lucy Thai
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,480. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
As with all of Bruce Weber’s short story books, the settings for these tales span the globe, from the leafy suburbs of Scarsdale, New York to the steamy jungles of Laos, from the desert canyons of the Southwest to tiny villages in northern France, and from a stuffy apartment in Tel Aviv to the banal suburbs of Las Vegas.
The Synod
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,060. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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INSPIRED BY REAL-LIFE FACTS AND EVENTS! Young idealistic lawyer, Jack Severs, learns too much about the shadowy international syndicate known as "The Synod" and is forced to run for his life, as the most sophisticated surveillance system in the world closes in!
Ar-Raan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Who is General Walker? How did he come to be? For that matter how does anyone slip into darkness? Are YOU capable of evil if pushed hard enough? Find out in this short story from the Reapers of the Damned universe. As we explore young Walker's childhood from a meager worker in a desolate work camp. To a feared General in the bosom of the vile megacorp, Gemcore.
Authenticity
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is an intense short story. As man lay dying in the hospital, he thinks back over his life and his twelve children. He has divided them into two groups, The Needy Greedy gang and the good kids. By the end, he comes to some new conclusions.
Tsuba Ren
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Laurel Ren has a questionable future ahead of her. Her mother tried to save her by using a spell that caused her death. It didn't work. Caught by the enemy in a unpredictable situation, her only thought is to find her father's family and hope his world is safer than hers.
Little Johnny In Gasland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
"Little Johnny In Gasland" is a fairytale about Johnny's observations as he drives down the toll way of life. In his imaginary world he has trouble understanding the new math and the reasons gas prices go up and down. He has his own beliefs and would like to share them with you.
The Hanging Tree
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,810. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
When South Carolina plantation owner Samuel Worthington liberates his slaves, he offers them some land in exchange for their continued service. His best worker, Jeffrey, accepts and begins building a life for his freed family. But upon Samuel’s death, everything changes. His son, Jake, alters the agreement, setting in motion a destructive pendulum that swings relentlessly for generations.
The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today - unabridged and with the complete original illustrations (Mark Twain) (Literary Thoughts Edition)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 161,690. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today is an 1873 novel by Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner that satirizes greed and political corruption in post-Civil War America in the era now referred to as the Gilded Age. It is the only novel Twain wrote with a collaborator, and its title very quickly became synonymous with graft, materialism, and corruption in public life.
Washington, Deceit
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,380. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When America's first "Non-Profit Investigators" uncover a conspiracy wherein the White House, public college Chieftains, D.C.'s top lobbyist, and a student loan company amass wealth on the backs of students and taxpayers, journalist Chapin Alexander and U.S. Attorney Arik Leaventhal kick-start "The Trial of the Decade," only to learn the cost of interrupting Washington's student loan status quo.