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There Honour Lies
By A. S. Warwick
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009. Category: Fiction
In the aftermath of a terrible battle, rash words and hasty actions see the elderly Lord John of Eastbrook challenge a much younger knight to a duel, a trial of arms that he knows he can not win.
Every Song Has Its Secret
By Tyler Clarensau
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,050. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2009. Category: Fiction
Tattoos tell stories. The ink that covers Landon McDaniel's skin are not unlike his story... ordinary, yet intriguing; painful, yet beautiful. EVERY SONG HAS ITS SECRET is a tale of love, passion, regret, heartache, loneliness, and... of course, a secret.
Gatsby Girls
By Carl Reader
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction
Gatsby Girls, a sequel to the classic novel The Great Gatsby, continues the saga of a Jazz Age dream gone wrong, that of Jay Gatsby for Daisy Buchanan. The dreamer is dead, but Daisy is unrepentant and plans an abortion before leaving her drunken, abusive husband, Tom. She enlists the help of a gangster, a drugged friend, and Nick Carraway, but her scheme fails and another deadly tragedy ensues.
A Family Legacy: The Watson Works
By Wilson James
Price: Free! Words: 52,840. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2009. Category: Fiction
Another tragedy has struck the Watson family and now the only thing left is the family business. Connor, the younger of the teen brothers, must try to make the tough decisions that will keep things going. Can Connor deal with his profound loss and prevent a similar tragedy when he has the chance? Can he find happiness and make a new family? Join Connor in this story of adventure and courage.
Playing the Baseball Card
By Wilson James
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010. Category: Fiction
A story about personal courage and determination. Devin’s mother died six years ago, and he helps look after his younger brother while their father works as a baseball pitcher trying to make it into the major leagues. Just when it seems that things are looking better, tragedy strikes again. Now, it’s all up to the young teen as he tries to make it work for what’s left of his small family.
A Captive to the Island of Naked Women
By Tom Raimbault
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2010. Category: Fiction
To discover an unheard of population of beautiful, naked women who reside in an elaborate city, off some remote island, should be a man's ultimate dream. But this society of naked women had never seen a man before. And their mysterious Book of Laws spoke of the day such a creature would arrive.
Hannah Robinson: The Celebrated Beauty of Her Day, A Play in Two Acts
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2010. Category: Screenplays
The beautiful, strong-willed Hannah Robinson defies her powerful father Rowland and marries the man she loves. The action takes places on a plantation in colonial Rhode Island in the mid 1700s. This play is based on historical records and the legends that sprang up over the centuries after Hannah died her early, tragic death.
House of Love
By Jason Dry
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,780. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2010. Category: Fiction
Young Paul moves to his grandparents’ house after his sister drowned. A medium to the spirit world, his great-grandmother Big Mama teaches Paul to communicate with the living and the dead, opening a door that forces Paul to realize he will never return to his life as it was before. House of Love is about family, forgiveness and the unshakable bonds that unite family through life and afterlife.
Legacies
By I Q Cameron
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Category: Fiction
Andy Harrison blames himself for the death of his childhood sweetheart - and so do most who know him. When a light plane is lost on a foggy mountain, Andy must battle the dangers of the mountain and the same flooding river that claimed the life of his one true love - in order to save those who are lost. Only by facing his demons can he be truly free. A wonderful adventure of love and lives saved.
Footprints
By Rosie Chee
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,700. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2010. Category: Fiction
FOOTPRINTS includes a collection of stories that explore and discover what it really means to live: To love without reserve, even when we lose what we hold dear; to accept that we would rather deny, and learn to see the light in the darkness; to embrace the unconditional bonds of friendship, and experience the greatest gifts of all.