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The Water Board Jungle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,960. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 by R.D. Byron-Smith. Categories: Essay » Political
In this provocative yet often strangely funny "narrative essay" political satirist Franklin Alfred Kirby Edwards, whose personal tastes include conversations in Latin with friends over an iced glass of chardonnay, writes with clear vision and logical breadth about the CIA's infamous enhanced interrogation program, 2002-06. His views are sure to upset lefties, even right-handed ones.
By the Golden Rule, Torture is Always Wrong
Series: Social Justice. Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
United Church of Christ clergyman John Zehring makes the case that based upon the Golden Rule, torture is wrong, all torture is wrong, and torture is always wrong. The Golden Rule as taught by Jesus of Nazareth: Do to others as you would have them do to you. Versions of this rule are found in all of the major world religions, which Zehring lists in this brief essay.
Nega. I racconti e i disegni dei prigionieri della Santa Inquisizione a Palermo
Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Italian. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Una documentazione storica di grande valore e forza. Sette storie accompagnate da immagini, descrizioni, approfondimenti e audio per dar voce a disegni e scritte dolorose. Un viaggio unico e indimenticabile dentro un edificio maestoso e terribile. aggiorname Presentato in anteprima durante il Workshop: BookAlive. Biblioteche e libri: il Futuro fra Tecnica e Innovazione. Steri, 11 Novembre 2014
A Spy in the Sagax Vampires
Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: British English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The Vampire Clans have been able to co-exist in relative peace (with a few bloodbaths here and there) but when a spy from the Fortis Clan infiltrates the Sagax Vampires, will Sagax fall and the spy get out alive or better yet, sane? 1 year later, an emotionally scarred deputy seeks out a human on a whim. Chasing her to a rooftop, the human mysteriously falls without any cause. Why?
Nothing to Laugh At
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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Eight years ago, John was haunted by the clown. A despicable clown that only he could see. It took everything from him then, but he managed to escape before it could take him too. Eight years later, as he sits at the café on the corner, it returns. Unknown to space and time and others' eyes, it has come to make John choose to give up his life or uselessly run from something he can't defeat.
Somewhere Down There
You set the price! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
A brief look into the life of Jack Van Der Moot, astronomy enthusiast, and the basement door that always seems to be open despite his best efforts to keep it closed.
Mea Culpa Document of London
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A medieval Witch Hunter and Judge of the Inquisition has a problem; the same one his mentor had to deal with years before. This is a document that was found by a modern researcher, who had his own problems (further explored in “Death of Heaven” as "Vaughan's Theorem").
Hunter
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 95,860. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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From the best-selling author of The Facebook Killer trilogy comes the story of Britain's most brutal and terrifying serial killer. Incarcerated in a maximum security prison, he never explained his ritualistic murders. And when the killing starts again, DS Liz Porteous faces the daunting task of solving the horrors of both past and present.
Child of God
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014 by Don't Care Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In the dark days of the middle ages the inquisitors reign of terror spread fear, blood, and death across Europe. Simultaneously a deadly plague decimated the population. In the midst of this dark and terrible time one man finds his true love. Inquisitor Quint violates his oath to wed a woman and father a son. A story of man challenging his church by facing the ultimate test of courage and loyalty
The Spiked Death
Series: The Silencer, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,930. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Richard Blakemore a.k.a. the Silencer is hunting Baron Tormento, a villain who terrorizes the city and blackmails powerful men – by torturing young girls to death. At first, it's just another case for the Silencer. But it quickly gets personal, when Richard's friend police captain Justin O'Grady is kidnapped and his fiancée Constance finds herself facing Baron Tormento's spikes of death...