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The Rule of Gold
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Leonard Ganley rides into the town of Sommerset with a whirlwind of rumour trailing in his wake. Some say he is a US marshal others that he is a bounty hunter. Few however would argue his reason for being there. Lukas Grove. A man who holds Sommerset in the palm of his hand and a man whose past is about to catch up with him.
The Retreat
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 114,860. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
It’s a new experience in salvation—one you will never forget.... It is the calling of the good, strong brothers of the secret, 800-year-old order of monks of the order of St. Hector to teach evil, violent men the error of their ways. And to cleanse them of their sins—again and again and again. "Striking and bizarre...not for the squeamish or devout." —Publishers Weekly.
Grit City, Issue #5
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by Grit City Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Grit City is a dark and calamitous world in the throes of self destruction. Dillon Galway, a freelance journalist and blogger, risks his life to expose violent corruption from the heights of skyscrapers to the depths of the underground. He relies on Alyssa Stephano (gun for hire) to help expose the perpetrators and deliver justice.
Revenge (Blood and Honor, #1)
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Series: Blood and Honor. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,610. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A woman on the run. A damaged Mafia don. A rival bent on revenge... Mafia don Enrico Lucchesi struggles to preserve a fragile truce with the Andretti family. But when Kate Andretti flees from her abusive husband, Enrico won't leave her in jeopardy. Can he save her without reigniting the bloody feud between the families?
The Fear Maker Chronicles
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The Fear Maker can see into people’s minds. He knows what secret they hide from themselves, their friends, their family and he brings it to the surface with devastating results. The Fear Maker Chronicles is a serrated look at our culture that is both enlightening and disturbing. It is his story in his own words rich with his twisted philosophy on society, God and the world in which we live.
Gone World: Episode One (Escape)
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Series: Gone World, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,840. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
What we feared happened, World War III happened, Nuclear war happened. In its aftermath the world has been left in rubble, with pocket of resistance fighters still fighting the good fight against the invaders, the Sino-Russian Alliance. Nick and Tina, two rebels, just having escaped an ambush, need to find a way to escape the area cordoned of by the invaders. Will they get out?
Hostile Takeover (Children of Legend Book 1)
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Mark has been given abilities beyond even his understanding. He plans on using them to take over his high school, starting with the local gang leader. His efforts put him in opposition to the school's shape-shifting, butt-kicking protector. With enemies on every side, he's forced to execute a hostile takeover.
The Pale Thane
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Price: Free! Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A pale young man, looking twice his age, manages a vast complex of apartments. The residents despise him for his apparent weakness. What they don't know might lead them to see him differently if it were not for the legacy of his father.
Knife's Edge (Children of Legend Book 2)
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Maria Perez gets tangled up with the Dragon's new Leader, James Durham. He makes her an offer she'd be wise not to turn down, one that has her dancing on the knife's edge between life and death.
Tidewater Moon
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Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two homeless teenagers carve out a thin existence on a New England beach, preying on the tourist life around them as it preys on them. This literary "slice-of-life" short story is gritty and dark.