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Once Bitten Twice Mad - Part Two
Series: Once Bitten Twice Mad. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 124,440. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Dream Big Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
America 1887 Times have changed. The country that was once booming, growing and thriving is now a wasteland of death and destruction. A sickness has swept through the land and the results have been devastating. The war fought twenty years ago may have caused father and son to pick up guns against one another.
Drafted Into Darkness
Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00)
What sets a man down the path to becoming an evil warlock? For Igon, it starts with an injustice, and making the acquaintance of a pagan shaman called Zaharo. Set in Moorish occupied medieval Spain, this tale shows revenge need not be a dish served cold. Properly cooked, it might even smell like bacon!
Saint Francis of Assisi Skiff Lake Shrine
Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
(5.00)
A true story of Joanne's wondrous memories of Shrine Sundays at the historic Saint Francis of Assisi Skiff Lake Shrine, New Brunswick, Canada. The author will take you on her spiritual journey there as a child in the nineteen fifties and into the present day.
Choosing Charleston
Price: Free! Words: 86,170. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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Fleeing a lousy husband, Carly Stone heads to her mamma and daddy's house in historic Charleston, SC. She's welcomed, but shocked to find everything different than when she left a year ago. Her family's small business is about to be put out of business. Her wacky grandmother has moved in. And Carly is attracted to a construction worker when she should be trying to save her marriage.
Last Call
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
On a night when things couldn't get any worse, Roger West discovers that they really can when a bar fight claims the life of the stranger who got in the way of his frustrated fist. He learns the true meaning of "worse," however, when the man's wallet identifies him as a notorious public figure... a man with dangerous friends who may look unkindly at his untimely death.
The Chronos Clock: Aetheric Artifacts, Book One
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Persephone Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In 1892 Victorian London, Demetra Ashdown is a half-daemon with the ability to locate and draw Aetheric artifacts to her. When her former fiancé’s valet is held hostage and will only be released in exchange for a device with the power to control time, she must act quickly to save a man’s life.
Land Without Evil
You set the price! Words: 41,240. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » General
*Finalist - San Diego Book Award* Journey back two hundred and fifty years to a long forgotten world where nature speaks through plants and song pours forth from waterfalls as breathtakingly as a church choir sings Ave Maria. A place where the rhythm of a feathered rattle is believed to bring you closer to your creator. A world where mysticism and innate spirituality conflict with Christianity.
Sherlock Holmes: The Shadow From Beyond
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,910. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Murder most foul!! Fans of Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes and H.P. Lovecraft's Cthulhu Mythos can rejoice as author Erik Branz has skilfully woven a rolling adventure that features the master sleuth and his trusty sidekick Doctor Watson confronting dark supernatural powers of the occult ! Horror awaits as the duo travel across Europe in attempt to save the world from the madman Count Lebda!!
Passing Storm
Series: The Sword and the Spirit Adventures, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The threatening sky signals coming danger as a young boy is found dead at the pond’s edge. A terrible accident? What bizarre twist of a human mind is behind events? Will the grieving parents discover the truth they deserve? Bertram, Gautier, and Robert realize that all is not as it seems, including the fury of the passing storm. Passing Storm is Book II of The Sword and the Spirit Adventures.
Paxon Chute: A Novel about Life and Other Funny Things in the Texas Hill Country
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Renewed rumors of a lost treasure have brought more tourists than usual to the historic Texas Hill Country town of Paxon Chute and park ranger Edgar Rerd is overwhelmed. He’s also flat broke. Things look brighter when slick businessman Marlon Ezell returns home to pitch a chrome-plated development that could pay off big for Edgar, but at what expense to Paxon Chute and its quirky residents?