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The Dark Game: Includes the Novelettes The Dark Game and I Am Infinite, I Contain Multitudes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Can you escape the nightmare? Men imprisoned, one in war and one in an asylum, these two novelettes are packed with twisted psychological suspense and spine-tingling horror at its darkest. One man, a prisoner of war; and the other, a disturbed young man who wants out of a hospital for the criminally insane – at any cost!
Portrait of Christ The Inspirational Painting That Freed A Convict
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Max Sasanoff was inspired by the beauty of a violin player who was a fellow prison inmate. His incarceration coincided with the remodeling of the Catholic chapel in the Atlanta Prison. After listening to the beautiful music late one afternoon Max experienced visions on two occasions during a sleepless night. The next morning he requested a sketch pad and crayons to begin a drawing of Christ.
Perses (Nomad Series Book 3)
Price: $2.96 USD. Words: 49,730. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
On a mission to stop the Foundation from creating an army of cyborgs, wanted felon Brayden Sawyer is trapped far from his ship and crew in the last place he wants to be. Earth. With the Foundation hot on his heels, Bray must ask his family for refuge, a family who always preferred his brother Gryffin over him and kicked him out of their lives a decade ago.
Prisons and Punishments of London
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,390. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There has never been a city with more prisons than London, and probably none whose courts have sent so many to public torment and execution. Prisons and Punishments of London is the first full survey of London's many prisons through the ages -- from the Tower to Pentonville -- and of the punishments meted out to felons.
A Prison Warden Is Murdered Auburn, New York December 1929
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Max Becker was tried for the murder of Auburn Penitentiary Principal Keeper Max Becker in 1930. Following a prison revolt Becker was one of the few prisoners who remained alive. Becker's defense attorneys emphasized the deplorable conditions in which the Auburn inmates lived. The food was unfit to eat, and according to attorney Sam Leibowitz, Becker was prosecuted primarily because he survived.
Oubliette
Price: Free! Words: 20,590. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A group of insane individuals are cruelly kept in a prison where the only things to pass the time are to fight, fornicate, and play cards to see who can win each other's turns in standing in the light that infrequently shines down. All the while the doctors above analyze their patient's mental progress, and they don't always agree if kindness or torture are the best tools for the job.
For the Love of Ann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,650. Language: British English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Jay Maxwell loved his wife and her early demise, due to 'Post Code' medicine, was too much to bear. Being an ex soldier and knowing where an old arms dump, left over from WWII was located he decide to take his revenge on those he held responsible. As the deaths escalated the SAS were called in to track him down. Story told by the only reporter to gain access to him, Julian Knight.
Rescue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
For the first time in memory, there is peace with the Outsiders. Claire and Shaun head to Half Moon Bay to deliver greetings and gifts to seal the peace treaty with the tribe that lives there. The mission goes smoothly at first, but events take a turn for the worse. Claire soon finds that it’s not just peace that is at risk. She faces the possibility of losing what’s most important to her.
The Great Escapes of World War I - True Escape Stories of Prisoners of War From WWI
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The principal countries that would go on to comprise both the Triple Entente (France, Russia and the United Kingdom), and the Triple Alliance (Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy) in World War I, signed this document, and so were bound by international law to abide by it.
A Prisoner of Christ
Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: British English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Global Stuff Shop Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
What does it mean to be a prisoner of Jesus Christ? Have you resigned from this world or are you still very much a part of it? How are we a prisoner of the flesh? Do we recognise what holds us back in life and can stop us from moving forward? We struggle in this life but look forward to the Kingdom of God when we shall be perfect.