Books tagged: woman as hero

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The Rock of Magus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,560. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Jotham Fletcher returns in a conspiracy thriller that takes him to the heart of the Vatican in his hunt for the Simonian Sect. One cardinal has sinister ambitions and the deadly Brotherhood returns. Jotham rescues a preacher in Seattle, becomes a murder suspect in Spain and a hero on the run after a devastating event in Rome. But nothing prepares him for the final confrontation in Castel Gandolfo.
Come Softly To Me
Series: Jill Bennett Detective Novels. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 85,570. Language: British English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A cold-blooded murder, in a disused warehouse in Mitcham, brings unprecedented death and corruption to Croydon...and love to Jill Bennett. Unaware of the dangers she will face, her quest for justice takes her from the very top of local politics down to the dregs of society. And, all the while, Superintendent Mahoney is waiting for her to fail…
Strangelet, Volume 2, Issue 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Year 2 of Strangelet begins! Women Writing Women: Transformations. In this issue, you will walk with horrors, perform heart surgery, and transform into something strange. Featuring an all-female cast of contributors, the stories and poems here focus on women's transformations. This issue also features cover art by Hugo and World Fantasy Award nominated artist Galen Dara.
3 Strong Women
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
3 different women who overcome tragedies in their lives. Kiki is a telephone operator and finds the love of her life. Sarah is a pioneer woman who has to dress as a man to survive. Cynthia is an airline flight attendant and restores her faith in God.
Chosen Sacrifice
Price: Free! Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
As one of the dragons' Chosen Warriors, Miya holds a sacred duty to defend and serve the Emperor. But when a storm blows her into the Demons' Realm, her loyalties will be tested by a foe she can scarcely imagine. Miya’s sacrifice might bring hope to her people, but can she keep any for herself?
Bonds of the Heart
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 98,850. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » African American fiction » General
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Prejudice had always been a part of Emma Watts' life from the time she was a small girl, but life decided to show Emma just how wrong she was. She will learn that the bonds of the heart sees no color and she will know the love of the very ones she fears.
Rhinoceros Summer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,390. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
A rare rhinoceros on the brink of extinction. A trophy hunter on the verge of bankruptcy. A young photographer desperate for fame. When a fluke opportunity ensnares 17-year-old Lydia Gibb in the bloody world of Tanzanian showdown hunting, she must join forces with an earnest, young game officer to prevent her pictures from driving both her and a rare rhino into extinction.
Trip
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
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A middle-aged woman, left with an empty nest and a dog, Trip, she never wanted, despairs in her new role as his sole caretaker. But when they walk their deserted neighborhood on a windy, autumn day, she must confront a violent group of dogs and her feelings of worthlessness to keep them both alive.
While My Love Sleeps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,670. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Coma! That one word, with all its chilling connotations, now described Leda's beloved husband, Karl. Will he recover? Will the man she loves above all else ever come back to her? He must, she knew that much, for if her beautiful husband's life was over, then so was her own.
Wishflowers
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A woman living in an urban neighborhood gripped by a recession witnesses her neighbors leave, home by foreclosed home. But when the police and the “C U Move” van come for her, she must stand up for her right to belong. A short story originally published in The Quotable Lit.