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Hell Has Its Demons
Series: A Jake Savage Adventure. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,830. Language: British English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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What if the demons portrayed in the Middle Ages were real and could be conjured by necromancers? And what if those seeking power decided to use demons to get what they wanted? In Hell has its Demons a plot unfolds to use demons to take the ultimate prize of all – the crown of Edward III, King of England.
Book of Hours: The Beguilement of Brother Alphaios
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,100. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
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When Brother Alphaios comes to a great American city to recreate the Book of Hours, he must discover both its origins and the heresies that kept it hidden away for six hundred years. Finding himself an unwelcome guest in a cold, dour monastery, he becomes beguiled both by the audacious fifteenth-century illuminator he calls Jeremiah and the characters he encounters in the vast, chaotic city.
The Stone Buddha's Tears
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 28,260. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
S.P. Somtow's novel The Stone Buddha's Tears was inspired by a real-life incident in 1991 in which the city of Bangkok, about to host an international conference, decided to throw up a corrugated iron fence around a slum in order to conceal it from passing delegates. Two boys concoct a team of street kids, taxi drivers and elephant herders in a wild plan to bring down the fence.
Hiding the Moon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,040. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
1503, Vauclair Abbey, France - the mysterious death of a Cistercian monk and the even more mysterious disappearance of another one. Could this be what happened? A fictional interpretation of a real fact!
Sports of the Cockatoo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,210. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Two monks... One east... Half a game of baseball. This is Sports of the Cockatoo. Explore the Plain of Horizons. Find solace in the Forest Graveyard. Gather your wits at the Glowing Pine Grove. Caress the bark of the dragon tree. Find yourself inside a quiet whale. This is Sports of the Cockatoo.
Tank Top 01: The Crossroads Cell
Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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The TankTops are short stories or extracts from longer books where you can be introduced to the author’s writing style, and see if you are interested in reading more of his books. We call them TankTops because they’re smaller than normal books. And of course, when you go in the “think tank”, you can read them in one sitting without making people mad at you for taking too long.
Sons of Isan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,010. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A touching and at times comical adventure of spirit and grit, an American man trades it all for the heat and mind-bending solitude of a rural Buddhist temple. A modern day 'Mai Pen Rai', Bill Reyland's memoir chronicles his personal adventures and experiences as he fumbles through the intricacies of Thai culture, vicious temple dogs, extreme heat and mind-bending solitude.
Seinfeld Ultimate Episode Guide: Insider Details About Each Episode, Show Secrets Found Nowhere Else, Most Comprehensive Source Ever, Written By Authoritative Expert
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,790. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Praetorian Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Seinfeld Ultimate Episode Guide is the best book for accurate information about the show. Each episode is summarized in detail with supporting and technical credits. You get an insider scoop about each episode with all the secrets, little known facts, and interesting trivia (how writers came up with episode plots, alternate endings, deleted scenes, and more. No source offers more episode intrigue.
Seinfeld Secrets: An Insider Scoop About the Show
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,320. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Praetorian Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Seinfeld Secrets is the only book to reveal an insider scoop into the show. Discover little-known facts about the creators, actors, guest stars, and show. Go behind-the-scenes and discover a lost episode that was partially filmed but never aired. Each episode has an interesting past--how plots were developed, scenes were changed, and actors shaped the show. It is the best insider book available.
House of Sunshine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sharon's adventure moves on, changing shape and location to the USA. Her happy ever after doesn't turn out quite as she expected and she has new challenges to face.