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The Almost Bride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,000. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Estranged sisters, Lily and Jill, slowly repair their relationship when Lily realizes that all along she has been in love with the wrong man.
Horrible Hal of Halitosis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Prince Leo and Prince Eddie have always fought. What else could young knights do in a boring...uh...peaceful kingdom? While battling each other in a medieval tournament, they’re interrupted by a dragon spewing reeking flames. Can they team up to defeat the beast and live happily ever after?
The Cave Painter's Daughter And Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This is a collection of short stories set at differing periods, starting with a murder story set in pre-historic times, a dramatic encounter during the English Civil War, and some of the adventures of Tilly Price, a little maid working at ‘the big house’ during the Edwardian era, who is a huge fan of Sherlock Holmes.
And See What Is Buried Beneath Our Fathers
Series: The Red Country Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,900. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Branch, exiled and enslaved, becomes the center of a terrible family conflict in a hostile Martian town. Her only hope for escape lies with the enigmatic, mutated Quinn--who is prone to horrible bursts of violence. Together, they attempt to rise above their broken pasts and find some hope for the future. *This novella is the STAND ALONE third part of the Red Country Trilogy*
A Woman Alone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,140. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When all the good men are flawed, what’s a good woman to do? Village girl Roseanne Kitto is destined to be farmer Mark Bodilly's wife – until a chance encounter with Stephen Morvah, the squire's son, presents her with a dilemma. Eventually she makes the socially scandalous (in the 1870s) decision to live alone – a “sin” she compounds by adopting a baby boy after his mother is murdered.
A Notorious Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 262,010. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Let sleeping dogs lie—one of them may have a bite like a tiger. In 1847 the young, orphaned Johanna Rosewarne is treated as little better than a servant by her uncle and aunt. But when she catches the eye of the suitor intended for the daughter of the house, they cast her out with nothing. 700-odd action-packed pages later, all's well again.
The Lucky Ones
Series: Never Forget, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 149,820. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Book 4 of the Never Forget Saga. Ellie and Viva, daughters of sisters Annie Holland and Iris Lindholm are now eighteen and desperate to make their way in the world without the help of their famous mothers. Fate brings the cousins together and a tentative friendship is formed, but the feud that has divided their family for years threatens to break the fragile bond that has been forged between them.
Leila's Dowry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Tinderbox Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A traditional Moroccan tale of a widowed baker who cherishes the donkey who was his dead wife's dowry. The donkey, like his master, is despised by his old friends in the village due to hardship and envy. Their one consolation is found in their days at the market in a nearby town, where one day they both find their way to a happier future. A modern parable set in a world that has changed little.
Sweet Revenge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Tinderbox Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Two competitive Englishmen go cycling together in France. Each attempts to out-do the other as they pass through rolling countryside and villages. Stopping for water in one village they are helped by an odd woman. One man witnesses a grotesque scene in her cellar but keeps the information from his colleague, hoping to punish him for having 'beasted' him on the last hill. Revenge, then regret.
Rites of Passage
Series: Around The Martian Fringe, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A group of young Martian natives are stuck alone in a forest for a night, with a monstrous fiend out to kill them. They must learn to trust each other and survive, but harsh rivalries threaten to tear them apart.