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Instrument of Justice
Series: Jazz Stiletto, Private Eye. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Historical » USA
Meet John "Jazz" Stiletto. It's 1950 Los Angeles on the eve of the Korean conflict when a would be starlet is found murdered. Military Polceman, Jazz Stiletto, is ordered to assist the LAPD investigation. Jazz soon discovers a dark conspiracy that requires a man of his special talents. This story was originally published by Over My Dead Body on-line Mystery Magazine.
Runaway Pinkerton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,070. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014 by Robyn Braemer. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western
When Matty’s high society parents grow tired of her refusal to pick a man and marry, they choose a potential husband for her. Matty has no intention of getting married, especially to the cold, boring man her parents have chosen. Matty wants adventures, to live a life of purpose, to be a Pinkerton agent like her grandfather. So she runs away from New York to St. Louis in a wild gamble for freedom.
Beauty and the Spymaster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,540. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Julian Grey wants everyone to believe he’s a quiet country vicar, but Helena Duncombe discovers his secret. He never expected her to help catch a traitor to the crown, and he’s even more shocked to discover she has quite a talent for it. But he’s not the only one with a claim on Helena...
Dust to Flesh: The Beginning of the End
Series: Dust to Flesh, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 98,760. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
What if a Single Drop of Blood Could Change the World Forever? Noelle Nielsen, a college freshman, quickly learns that myths aren’t always what they seem- Stories, yes. Fiction, No! Join Noelle as she leaves her hometown of Plainwell, Michigan for the Windy City to study medieval history at the prestigious University of Chicago and learns even "true love" can’t protect her from those lurking in
Dark Tides Rising
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 62,340. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In Philadelphia, Penn historian Erika Carr studies a Revolutionary era map that had been lost for centuries. Scrawled across its surface is a cryptic poem, the contents of which Erika suspects may point to a prize that has fascinated mankind for ages. Buried treasure.
Episode 11 - Calum's Retreat
Series: Clan - Season 1, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Another Bitesize Read. Clan, Episode 11 - the penultimate 1 hour episode following our hero, Calum Maclean. Calum and Big John desperately chase Colonel York, who has finally captured the prince and is taking him to London to hang. The prince and the rebellion live or die on their next move.
Redemption
Series: Ladies of Larkspur, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,640. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Western
In her attempt to take responsibility for her own choices, Minnie shut out her friends, family, and God. An unsolved murder isn't all that's chasing her, though. Will she find her way back to the heart of her faith before it's too late?
Scandal at Almack's
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,370. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014 by Boroughs. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Her uncle's timely offer of a London social season leads Jenny Longtree out of a forced marriage but into a scandalous dance--one that will not only save her family from destitution but deliver all of her heart's desires.
Jessie
Series: Coastal Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,480. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Nature, tide pools and technology merge in this coming of age tale set amongst countdowns and confrontations.
Graffiti Collected in a Tome from the Streets of Ancient Rome
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
The Romans were incurably curious, talkative, malicious gossips. However, there were no gossip-mags back then, or Twitter, or exposés on National TV, so Romans had to fed their voracious appetite for their neighbour’s private life with graffiti, This is a little collection of salacious, vicious and delicious graffito featuring all our favourite bad mad Romans we so love to still gossip about!