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Secrets Above: Book 1 of the Secrets Series
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Amelia’s journey through rebellion, navigating relationships with friends, foes, siblings, parents, and even a little romance, meets young adult readers right where they are and transports adult readers back to their youth, evoking those exhilarating feelings of young love, the excitement of adventure, and the longing for freedom.
The Adventures of SahebaN: Biography of a Relentless Warrior
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 47,520. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1949, Simone de Beauvoir, author of The Second Sex, wrote: ‘All oppression creates a state of war, this is no exception.
Funny, Sad & True: The Story of How I Wrote This Book
Price: Free! Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Forget about happiness! Life isn't about being happy: it's about being Funny, Sad & True... and that's just fine.
Saul
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Saul is the leader of a peaceful organization fighting for freedom in a uni-partisan United States, where freedoms have been phased out and exchanged for 'love and equality'. Unfortunately, freedom is not always fighting for him.
Oppression (Children of the Gods #1)
Series: Children of the Gods. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,110. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Elyse knows what it means to keep a secret. She's been keeping secrets her whole life. Two, actually. First, that she ages five times slower than average people, so that while she looks eighteen years old, she's closer to eighty. Second, that her blood has a mysterious power to heal. Now, only one other person in the world knows about her age and ability. Or so she thinks.
First They Came...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
"The trick to passing is the same as any successful lie: stick as close to the truth as possible."
Surface and Shadow
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 92,740. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
What are you willing to risk to break free? Smothered by her husband's expectations and the rigid gender roles of the 1970s, Lydia Colton sees a chance to rediscover and unfetter herself—if only she can find out the truth about a wealthy man's suspicious death. Will revealing the truth save or destroy her?
The Perception Theory
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 23,340. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Everybody has a story to tell, be it of poverty or riches, and everybody is raising his hand in the hopes that someone may choose him to tell his part of the story and what he thinks should be done. However, many of the decisions which affect people are made by just few individuals, and we accept them because we either feel represented or hopeless; because of Perception.
Obsolete
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When we leave Earth, will we forget what it’s like to be human? Mr. Omega, the last unmodified "man", stands trial for unthinkingly preserving his own life over that of a superior being. “Obsolete" is a short, speculative fiction.
Fear
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Nikal saves a small, starving girl he finds outside after curfew, he inadvertently dooms his own brother who is blamed for his actions. Racked with guilt, he knows that he must make amends, but no one in his family agrees. Only Mirka, the child he saved. How can two children hope to stop their oppressors? Perhaps the two children are not as alone as they think.