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The Innocent Ones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by DoroClem Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
The Innocent Ones is a story about a woman who loved her daughter (Nina) so much that she unwittingly causes her daughter a lot of pain. She practically rejects all her suitors and the daughter is not given the chance to say a word about it. This resulted in two children, which were born out of wedlock. Before she dies, she marries off her daughter to a herbalist in exchange for money owed to him.
Murder deLight (Gershwin & Penrose # 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,510. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Please note that this book was first published under the title "The Cosy Knave". A humorous mystery set in Yorkshire. The vicious attacks begin when the prodigal son of Knavesborough returns to the sleepy village after forty years in Argentina. No wonder that spiteful Mrs Walnut-Whip is killed, but when the violence escalates, Constable Penrose needs help and calls in his fiancée Rhapsody.
The Always-House People
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Ba'el, a pre-historic youth, strikes out on a quest to prove his manhood to himself and to his clan. Soon, he will discover the truth behind the religion of his people. Soon after, he will lose everything... and so will all of humanity. The Always-House People is a short story of about 5600 words.
PodWarp
Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012 by Gilbert J Hardwick. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The three-part Podwarp series is a coming-of-age story about a great techno-dystopian city enclosed in an energy shield, in contrast with the rough outside life of gaucho villagers who work to feed the place. One podling boy, solxv98fg6, nicknamed Sola, learns to turn his brain implant down and assert his own thoughts. He forgets to log into the System and the Pod thinks he’s been processed.
The Helper - Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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An immortal man fulfills a promise made centuries ago - but he gets more than he bargained for.
The Curious Little Penguin
You set the price! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology
Children's story about a young penguin who tries to incorporate what he's learned in science class in school with what he sees in everyday life.
Ride Like the Wind
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Peylon wants two things more than anything else in the world - a horse of his own and to live in a village. But as a member of the Weenoka, he knows he cannot live in a village. When he learns the secret of his name, he knows he can only fulfill his dreams by leaving his mountain home. With great courage he strives to attain his dreams and be what he was meant to be.
The Swordsman of Carn Nebeth
Series: The Wandering Tale, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,720. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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A weary soldier returns home to the remote village of Carn Nebeth, where they have seen and heard little of the war he fought in. Greeted by his old friends – and the young boy William – he tries to leave the years of violence behind and live a peaceful life. The war, though, has created many dangerous men, and some of them have not yet tired of conquest...
The Village
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,360. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Kirlo's village was the perfect picture of peace, tranquility, love, companionship and tradition. Come relive his world in all its activities and triumphs. This is Volume 2 of The Journey, a prehistoric story about a Neolithic village and its eager villager Kirlo, told in a series of stories which are human and warm and entertaining. This children's book is suitable for all ages
Water Spirits and Oddity's Story (Two Story Pack)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In story one, Murk is saved by a mermaid. She tells him that he has not escaped the Madlands and his quest is not over. He hears of a pond where answers can be found for those strong enough to take them and sets out on yet another adventure. In the second story, we find out the past of Oddity - one of the Sin Series key characters. Download and start reading now!