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Little Spirit
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Series: Rock 'n' Roll, Romance & Adventure in the 1980s, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 144,440. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Little Spirit is a fictional 3-piece pop-rock band seeking musical success in the 1980s. It's a lengthy mix-paced novel ideal for readers of all ages; an underdog story full of adventure, romance, poverty and 80s excess, family dramas and pitfalls. The characters will illuminate anyone wanting to know how things were and seeking musical success in today's music industry.
Johnny and The USed Wonz
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Series: Rock 'n' Roll, Romance & Adventure in the 1980s, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 135,050. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This, DaNeo's 2nd 1980s set novel, follows Little Spirit. The USed Wonz are a UK mixed-sex 4-piece rock band touring America. But someone is either out to ruin them or Linda, their delightful booking agent. Highly compelling, the story tells of Johnny's brutal upbringing which developed his ability to handle challenges and explains his romantic obsession with one particular older women.
The Fighter
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Price: Free! Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Getting the diagnosis no one ever wants to hear will have young amateur boxer, Nick Krasinski, fighting for his life at home and in the ring. **ALL THE AUTHOR'S PROCEEDS FROM THIS E-BOOK WILL BE DONATED TO THE CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY**
A Miracle for Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Michael Slanders only wants a steady job and a family of his own, but instead he lives from hand to mouth with his sick mother. Fired a week before Christmas and down on his luck, Mike needs nothing short of a miracle. Sometimes, goodness prevails. Sometimes, magic is made.
The Baby Box
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Yvonne is 45. She’s had an interesting life. She’s killed her step mother. She’s been in prison for the last 12 years. Two days ago she gave birth for the first time. Now she’s on the run from the police and a media crusade. We join her as she takes refuge in the empty, old family home, roaming from room to room, unlocking secrets and fears, trying to make sense of it all; telling us her story.
Finding Jupiter
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Series: Chasing Jupiter. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,730. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by Brown Wall Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Finding Jupiter is about the dichotomy between an everyday person just trying to make it through a societal collapse and the governmental elite who wish to never let a crisis go to waste. This is a story of conspiracy, politics, bad choices, love, and hope.
Pre: Can't Hardly Save
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Screenplays » Horror
Well into their 30s and still clinging to a dream, Johnny, Jerry, and Justin are willing to pull out all the stops to get their dream film project made, a low budget zombie flick that pays homage to what inspired them to become filmmakers while growing up. Can't Hardly Save fills us in up to the present day where the crew has realized they've hit rock-bottom, and it's now all or nothing.
Blood, Sweat & Gears. The Story of the Gray Ghost and the Junkyard Firebird
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,170. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
In 1971, could a little group of unknown automotive engineers independently design and build a race car from an old 1964 Pontiac sedan and really compete against professional, factory-backed racing teams? These guys did it, winning the hearts of fans and the press who dubbed their car “The Gray Ghost.” In 1972 they did it again, starting with a wrecked Firebird, and shocked the racing world.
Umbra and his Shadow
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Series: Umbra and his Shadow, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 19,610. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In a small town, a young boy, Umbra, is given an ancient artifact along side a book by his dying uncle. Upon reading the book, the boy realizes that the artifact has the ability to control Shadows. But, before the boy can fully harness the power of his Shadow, he must first complete an ancient prophecy and defeat an evil being along with his undead army.
Open Links
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Price: $6.24 USD. Words: 71,770. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
OPEN LINKS is a life-affirming story of hope, family and endeavour. All of the author's proceeds from this novel will go straight to Anthony Nolan and help save the lives of people with blood cancer. To find out more about the charity’s lifesaving work, or to register to be a stem cell donor, please visit the Anthony Nolan website.