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Breakaway
Series: Daria Rigoletti. Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Urban
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2032. An independent state carved out of Italy is sliding into bloody chaos. A foreigner pursues a mission: to save the two children of his closest friends from murderous racist thugs. He is ready to pay any price, but will it be enough? Dark Future, good reading.
Dragon Slayer
Series: The Empty Crown, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,160. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Ingram is a coward and weakling—at least according to his father, the king, and the royal court. He cannot use a sword, he faints at the sight of blood, and even his brilliant abilities as a strategist are not enough to overcome his failings. When his father loses a bet to the notorious Lord Mallory over the matter of a dragon slaying, he pays his debt by ordering Ingram to marry him.
Convenient Lies
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 76,870. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Quadra Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Convenient Lies follows the lives of three very different women - a Conservative Cabinet Minister, a lawyer and an Iranian wife - as their lives intersect following a suicide in a shelter for abused women in Toronto.
Ali Per Volare - Scontri di un Supereroe al Quadrato
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,850. Language: Italian. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
C'è un prima e un dopo Muhammad Ali: non solo nello sport, anche nell'America, nella comunità nera, nel mondo intero. Più di un pugile, più di una figura sociopolitica, Cassius Clay ha cambiato tutto al suo passaggio. Abbattendo superuomini con la grazia terribile di una farfalla. Un libro per raccontarlo dentro e fuori dal ring, o meglio in quel ring senza confini che è stata la sua vita.
More on the Maverick Way
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,720. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
We have the opportunity for this to be the best of times. For this to come about, we must embrace and enact God's plan for us, which is the Maverick Way. Should we refuse to cooperate, this may be the worst of times. This book is a grader, smoothing the route to New Jerusalem. Get in your car and travel the route.
'Of Pipers and Pigs'
Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
‘Of Pipers and Pigs’, tells of an individual dealing with social and political uncertainties. It’s about a man watching big things happening, while simultaneously questioning his own role in the events. After all, it’s an important thing for everyone to consider their role in the world, and what they can best do to improve things.
Twenty Years Later, By Separation Peak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
From early on, Devin Culhane navigates the political world like a pro. When President Milan handpicks Devin as an intern, he comes to idolize Milan as a sort of demigod. Until Devin finds himself confronted with Milan’s past. Devin’s response to that information will change the course of history—but sometimes change brings consequences too harsh to bear.
Martyrs and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 45,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Eleven stories make up this collection. Some are biting satire while others are gentler in tone. From the sectarianism experienced in an Irish childhood to the first elections of the Scottish Parliament the maverick characters have varied lifestyles but the author's voice is consistently her own.
SWEAT: Global Warming in a Small Town & other tales of The Great American Westerly Midwest
Price: Free! Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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Join Tommy, Robert S. Thompson and Nona the waitress as they work to solve the mystery of the kidnapping of baby Sweat Sox and watch their little town try to fight global warming by making everyone wear sweatpants, while standing atop the street corner bench to watch the flood, while the old people toughs fight it out in the parking lot.
White Picket Fences: Homeland Security in a small town, and other tales of The Great American Westerly Midwest
Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Again we join Tommy, Robert S. Thompson and Nona The Waitress, in The Midwest, the Westerly Midwest, of America — as they follow The Swarm on their little bicycles zooming around town, and the activities of Moon Walking, the head librarian, as she fights the city fathers, who have demanded that everyone put up a fence in town, to keep everyone safe, from all sorts of terrible dangers.