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Christmas with the Colburns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General
Lydia faces a gloomy Christmas in the Colburn house until an unexpected discovery brightens her favorite season.
Where Women Live
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The house has stood for a long time, and the new tenants are just an ordinary couple. Just the same as many others over the years, in neighbourhoods that grow up in towns and cities everywhere. Who are the other occupants, of the house, who are so interested in the events that are unfolding in front of them? How do they know what is going to happen and how can they try and make a difference?
The Carnival Keepers
Pre-release—available October 10, 2016. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,000. Language: English. Published by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
It's 1879, and James, a time-wasting escapist, is trying to win a bet. His challenges include purchasing a lighthouse, hosting a séance, and spending the night with his father's prize-winning stallion in a notoriously haunted attic. But the Carnival is in town for the All Hallows' Eve celebrations, and the London fog has other ideas for James.
A Chaotic Courtship
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,190. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Twenty-year-old Diana Forester, a country-bred young woman, fears her inexperience and uncertainties have driven Mr. John Richfield away. But he's ready to continue their acquaintance. If Diana thought it was difficult in London, courting takes on a whole new aspect when her younger siblings become involved. Can she work through the distractions and fall in love with the charming Mr. Richfield?
Running Over Rainbows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,230. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Coming of age
Teenager Caylith is “imprisoned” for six months learning how to become a proper young lady. Her reluctant handler is Marrie AppleSprout, the elderly aunt of her father. The despised relative is just as much a stubborn, willful renegade as her niece—a fact she keeps well hidden from Caylith! What happens when a white pony and a white unicorn gallop into the lives of both these red-headed hellions?
A Time for Warriors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,340. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Western
Faced with his world at war,a desperate magician might import the help of a band of Kiowa from the American frontier. Or he might bring the U.S. Cavalry attachment sent to subdue them. But certainly he would know better than to summon them both...
When Love Wins
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 92,310. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Escaping the terrors of war by finding your inner strength. Hemlock poisoning, eccentric aunt's, secret mistresses, addictions, and betrayals of friendship, add to chaos and humor found at Wintergale Orchards.
We'll Tell Happy Stories
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 16,340. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Boa and Ardom are two refugees posing as ambassadors, who have survived for years pretending that their home country, Choroa, is still perfectly stable. When a royal edict orders that all Choroans must leave the country or face enslavement, Boa and Ardom must reveal harsh truths and spin fanciful stories in order to convince their hosts to allow themselves and their daughter to stay.
Unexpected Rewards
Series: Not Every Girl. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Olivia Davenport is looking forward to her future. After all, Prince Liam has professed his love and King William has promised her a reward for her role on a recent mission. She fully expects to continue her knightly training while enjoying a blossoming ro-mance with her Prince. The King, however, has other ideas, appointing her as a lady-in-waiting to Queen Helen.
Grandfather's Letters
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by We Green Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
The controversial Professor of Mathematics, scholar and lawyer from Vavuniya – C.Suntharalingam, was a member of independent Ceylon’s first cabinet of Ministers. Resigning from his post, he wrote open letters decrying the direction Ceylon’s independence was taking.