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Above The Storm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
What energy speeds from the tops of storms? A plane trip to monitor, measure and record these phenomena, in an effort to beat NASA to the discovery, becomes a trip to end all plane trips. A story of power, greed, money, and life-or-death deals made and broken.
Touching Distance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: British English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Touching Distance is a tense and disturbing short story about a blind man participating in a virtual reality experiment that aims to equip people like him with a tactile map of their surroundings. As the experiment proceeds, he realises that a harrowing incident from his past is being re-enacted on his skin. Attempting to influence the outcome might bring much needed closure, but at what cost?
His Dangerous Infatuation (Romantic Suspense)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,820. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Selkie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
After being framed as a spy and threatened with blackmail, Captain Jaime Valle is out for revenge; Angela Lloyd-Whitney wants to rebel against her abusive uncle. Pretending to date while Jaime gets closer to the man he believes is plotting against him seems mutually beneficial. But soon desire draws them closer together and there's no controlling infatuation.
Elmo's Sojourn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Elmo, a retired scientist, enjoys tinkering in his basement. One day, he suddenly travels to a distant planet, and experiences a host of adventures.
Project Green Earth
Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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Humanity's dreams drift to a distant planet. An expedition, fitted with the latest technology and weaponry that Earth has to offer, is tasked with determining whether this new world can support human life. Dangers both great and small lie in wait, light years away on the green planet.
Murder By Design
Series: Amston Lake, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,010. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Joe Wolf hires Dirk Adler to convert an abandoned mansion into a business-meeting place. When Dirk becomes curious about the discrepancy in the room measurements, he opens a Pandora’s Box that leads him into a complicated plot of science and murder. Dirk decides to become a detective and follow discrepancies, false information, and clues that almost cost him his life.
Finding X
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,310. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Is there a science to falling in love? Carlisle Santiago is through with men. What she doesn't know is that she is the subject of the patient and methodical observations of blue-haired scientist Matteo Villegas, who just wants to find love himself. She must decide whether she's ready to give love another shot or if this is doomed to be one failed experiment.
Everyday Dangers
You set the price! Words: 8,280. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A look in the lives of a supervillain who's been slightly less villainous lately and her former nemesis that's been hanging around to keep an eye on her. When you've got powers the like of which the world has never seen, it's natural to want to enjoy them a little. And when you have a mad scientist on the payroll, sometimes you just want to play around with the resulting technology before dinner.
Sorcerer's Keeper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,340. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013 by Blue Jay Media Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Elizabeth Resnik’s urgent need of a home for her two year old daughter, and a job that would keep her close, led her to accept a live-in housekeeping position. Absent minded physicist Culley Ward did not want a housekeeper, but when her daughter called him “Daddy,” Culley began to see Elizabeth as more than an intruder. An unexpected truce led Culley to wonder, was Elizabeth his second chance?
Slave to Marshmallows
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,390. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
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Three steampunk adventure tales about a factory worker who escapes and builds a blimp.