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Alpha Redemption
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,330. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010 by Splashdown Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
From despair he fled, through tragedy he lived on, and journeyed to innocence. His trajectory: the stars. His companion: a computer poised at the brink of sentience. An unlikely friendship on a prototype spaceship at lightspeed towards Alpha Centauri, and redemption.
Yeshua - Personal Memoir of the Missing Years of Jesus
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Series: Historical Fiction, Book 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 79,040. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2010 by Inhousepress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Satia, the son of a wealthy caravan owner meets the 12-year-old Yeshua (Jesus) as the latter flees in rebellion from his Essene teachers. The two become fast friends and stay that way for the 18 years not covered in the Bible — the years between the finding of Jesus in the Temple and the beginning of his short ministry. "One of the most enjoyable reads I have had…" (H. Walford, Vancouver)
Leviathan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
The day Leviathan, Serpent of the Heavens, sent Death to collect Beauty's soul, the vengeful Hero is swayed to confront God himself and demand payment for the wrong done. A parable of modern man's response to the guilt and pain of death, Leviathan is an old story but retold.
Slices of Life: An Anthology of the Lompoc Writers Assocation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010 by Tammy Cravit. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
If you sit a dozen painters before a bowl of fruit and ask them to paint what they see, you’ll get a dozen distinct works of art, each presenting a slice of life according to their individual rendering of shadow and light. Within this book you may be amused or amazed, saddened or cheered, angered or soothed. But we hope that no matter what, you’ll enjoy our "Slices of Life".
Wars of the Aoten
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Price: Free! Words: 137,310. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Artur's world is changing. Can he knit together the five clans, those who barely tolerate each other, to fight the marauding Aoten? And can he overcome his own culture's taboos to win the fair Andreia? A tremendous journey and mighty adventure leads to the greatest climax in the world's history.
Leito The Artist
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Price: Free! Words: 58,080. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Leito paints. He watches and listens and seeks out his purpose in life. He hopes someday soon to make a living as artist, to be the best artist he can be. Through a series of vignettes and flashbacks and dreams and loves and life, Leito The Artist learns how: "Trick is to Go With The Flow. Life, ever-evolving, changing. And he may never be the same person he is today. Ever again. Life goes on."
Sisters
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Alexandra Bertolissio is a homicide cop, a slight, sensitive woman, making a reputation as a brilliant detective in a world that is brutal and tough. Her younger sister, Mel, is a beauty, reckless and carefree, she is adored by everyone and a magnet for trouble. "Sisters" is a collection of six more crime stories featuring these two remarkable women and their deep but complicated relationship.
Girlfriends Lost
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
If old girlfriends think that you forgot them, you know they should think again. Why did it end? It was surely your fault. You were too young, did not know what you were doing--there are so many reasons.
6 Short Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
6 stories for one low price: "Wave a White Flag": An old man throws everything out the window. "Day of the Mad Shitter": Hunting a workplace slob. "How to Get Lucky": A narcoleptic's nightmares. "A Wall of Lisas": A lonely woman goes mad. "The Day After They Rounded Up Everyone Who Could Love Unconditionally": A society sheds its weakest links. "The Walking Bomb": A minister becomes a human bomb.
Stille Nacht
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Christmas—a time of family, tradition, togetherness. But what happens to a single mom when her parents are dead, and her daughters worry that Santa, like Daddy, won’t show up? Is the magic of Christmas an illusion? Or will that magic appear on Christmas morning like all the other gifts of the season? Includes complete bonus story "Canopy."