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Mirador Publishing are constantly striving to bring you the best new fiction from the brightest rising stars in the writing world. We publish in eBook and paperback. New writers especially welcome.

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Nobody's Daughter
By James Bernard
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,820. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
THREE DEATHS. A man and his wife are dead. His adored and long lost love, also: but they share a common thread. A girl; their heir. She is gone, vanished from their lives. The bearer of a guilty secret from the past. Money and faded letters that speak of unspent passion and wasted opportunity. She must be found.
Zoku's Hope: Angel Crest Series Book 2
By Chelsea O'Neal
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 78,600. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
After Jaiden found Daniah in Juniper, they returned to Garnet City. Daniah is destined to become Queen of Zoku, a race of angel half-breeds who protect the humans from a soul-stealing evil. Now, Daniah is learning of her abilities and responsibilities as queen. Just as things seem to be going smoothly, a group of Zoku show up to help, led by an angel, Shelly.
Or Not To Be...
By Patrick Gooch
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 125,880. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
When American film director, Andrew Davnet, accepts what appears to be a routine commission, he opens a series of doors some people would rather remain closed – permanently.
A Bridge To Cross - The True Story of One Family's Flight from The Nazis
By Hans Berger
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 125,120. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
The references in this book are from the pages of my mother’s journal. The incidents described in my manuscript details our struggle fleeing the Nazis, the Russians, and the flight to the West. I know this to be true. My name is Hans-Günter Berger, and I was there.
Cavaliers and Corruption - Final Words Book Two
By Barbara Hilton
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 68,860. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
The investigation of Mike Townley’s death by DI Marland and his small team has extended with global implications, widening suspicions beyond local protests about his building plans for a small Devon village, Derscott.
Cavaliers and Corruption - Loyalties Crossed Book One
By Barbara Hilton
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,530. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
A young London school-teacher, Polly, visits friends in a Devon village that is now the home of Mike Townley, a neighbour. Mike's sudden unexplained death on his return from working in China unfolds as murder, investigated by DI Marland.
The Crossover
By John Weatbrook
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 94,320. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
In the Royal Oak in Whimbury, something big is about to happen and it’s going to upset Quiz Night. The worlds of the Fairies and the Humans are about to become intertwined forever, drawn together by a very special baby. But first the Fairies need to stop squabbling for a moment and Percy Grumplet has to be persuaded to part with his wool.
Revenge of Lancelot: The Knights Of Camelot Book 9
By Sarah Luddington
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
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“So much has changed for me. I cannot believe I am the same man who began this journey a lifetime ago. It all started when I fell for Guinevere’s charms only to know it was Arthur I wanted and now—together at last—we will conquer our most deadly enemy. We have to conquer him because I have far too much to lose... Far too much.”
Resurrection Of Evil: A Steve Landau Mystery Book 2
By Stanley Woods-Frankel
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 80,770. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Was Adolf Hitler still alive when the Russians took the bunker in 1945? According to history, Hitler committed suicide in April 1945 and the charred remains of both his and Eva Braun’s bodies were recovered by the Russian Secret Police. However rumour has always followed and the 2009 DNA tests only served to deepen the mystery.
Minology: The Curious Secret Of Central Head
By Mark Murphy
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,470. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Ever wondered what really goes on inside your head? If you remember the Numskulls you’ll already have a fair idea, if not, prepare to be transported to a world like no other. “A genuinely original and entertaining romp for young and old.”
Smudge's Adventures: Playing with Tommy
By Dave Watson
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Smudge the cat meets with his young friend Tommy and together they set off to explore their local woods and fields. They meet Badger and Owl learning about how the other animals like to live. The cats learn about bridges and streams and their new friend Owl saves them from Dog! This is a beautifully written and illustrated story, ideal for learning to read or for that quiet time at bed.
Haunted
By Robin Major
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 80,410. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Cache Creek will never be the same now that prison escapee, Desmond Gaffe has come to town. Amassing a body count of seven before being apprehended, the notorious serial killer is hungry for a rematch against the one that got away. World renowned parapsychologist, Gina DeMarco is the one. While investigating a haunted manor house, Gina vows to let nothing get in the way of achieving her dream.
Transfer
By Alana Curran
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 71,640. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
In a rebuilt post-apocalyptic civilisation, Kit has been living under the strict rules of the Elders all her life. At age sixteen, she is thrust into the Marital Pairings where a First Class boy chooses her to become his fiancé.
Séance
By Tinsley Collins
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 92,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Two séances, two love stories and two killers linked across time by a single journal. In 1990’s Notting Hill, Theo, the painfully shy owner of a London bookshop discovers it just before attending a séance with a girl with whom he is secretly in love. Séance is both an intriguing murder mystery and a haunting love story.
A Survivor's Guide To Eternity
By Pete Lockett
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 88,660. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
One man’s journey redefines birth, death, the afterlife, reincarnation and immortality. When Ed Trew wakes up with a killer hangover, little does he realise that it is the beginning of a mind-boggling journey of revelations and surprises that completely reshapes his view of the world. This is a journey like no other!
The Flame
By Sam Caplan
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 58,660. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
This creative novel tells the engrossing story of Perez, the handsome, young brickyard slave, who is reluctant to join the Exodus of the Israelites from Egypt, because on his ‘free’ day he enjoys promiscuous behaviour with two Egyptian women whom he makes pregnant.
Ahab & Jezebel
By Sam Caplan
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 60,140. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
The union of the two most wicked characters in the bible from the subject of this exciting novel in which Ahab, the playboy King of Israel, woos Jezebel, the dazzling, uninhibited high-priestess of Phoenicia, and makes her his queen. Ahab doesn’t care about the God of the Hebrews, and barely tolerates Jezebel’s gods, but she is fanatical in her obeisance to them.
Beyond Time
By Peter C. Conrad
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 85,710. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Trained to police the timelines, Alex Swithen accidently creates a paradox. His naive attempt to improve the past has led to a huge corruption in our own history. One where millions died as the result of a tiny mistake. The mistake that created the plagues. He knows he must try to undo the damage he has caused but he is cut off from his own time and trapped in our past.
Travel Tales From Exotic Places Like Salford
By Julian Worker
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 29,560. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
Travel Tales from Exotic Places like Salford is a collection of 31 travel stories. These stories are part memoir and part travelogue. In some places travellers visit, the most memorable moments can be conversations with locals that provide a different perspective either on life in general or on one certain specific item such as a national stereotype.
The Triangle In The Dock
By Sylvester T. Arrey
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 138,520. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
The Triangle, once a model of prosperity and peace, is heading for a civil war that would threaten the stability of the neighbouring lands. Angry against one another, the two territories of The Triangle were on one another's neck, looking eyeball-to-eyeball with none willing to blink first. The world was obliged to act and called The Triangle to the dock to plead its case.
The Drop: Kroth 2
By Robert Gibson
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,770. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
The Slant brought Duncan Wemyss down from Kroth’s flat North Pole, as far south as Latitude 60, Slope 30 degrees, where he fought the defensive battle that saved Topland. From that point The Drop takes him yet further down through lands and cultures of increasing tilt, to rescue captives and spy upon enemies who lurk in the dread jungles of the vertical Equator….
Sports The Olympics Forgot
By Julian Worker
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 32,390. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
The world has many interesting sports such as Bog-snorkelling, Conkers, Egg-and-Spoon Racing, and Sack Racing. Sports the Olympics Forgot describes 40 more sports in a similar vein, all of which haven't started yet. All the stories are individual and distinct and can be read independently, a book for the busy individual who perhaps has five minutes to spare to understand the sports involved!
Presence
By Perie Wolford
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 58,740. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Telling a story about the importance of survival within any circumstances, however strange, and showing a girl-in-a-man’s-world angle, Presence is a novel about Samantha, a woman in her late twenties, both smart and attractive. One day, Samantha's regular life is suddenly turned around as the fact of her existence is somehow erased from the world.
A Severed Head
By Howard Ingram
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 48,920. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
“The inspector vacillated in his zeal. A man killing his wife was something, but for a man to kill his wife because she had betrayed him and taken a lover was barely a crime in his book. Rather, it set square with his simple notion of chivalry and manliness.” Is it justifiable homicide if you kill your wife because she is having an affair with a much younger man?
A Divided Universe
By Vernon L. Anley
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 24,980. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
A Divided Universe contrasts the relative merits of science and religion, and concludes that both disciplines are necessary for a proper understanding of life. This book is a rare combination of depth and breadth. A Divided Universe is a book to be read by anyone interested in the human condition and the nature of existence. La Source
Fixers
By Jinx Jordan-Jones
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 83,060. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
When justice has failed hope has a new name. The Fixers A shadowy group dedicated to removing the evil from society by any means. The ultimate sanction and the final resource in the war against those who would do us harm and those who believe they are unreachable.
The Vacant Throne: The Legend Of Kairu Vol 3
By Tim McFarlane
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,160. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
In book 2 of The Legend of Kairu series, humour, adventure, magic and strange, strange love run rampaged as the land of Kalenden changes. It has been two cycles since The Tower of the Watchful Eye has been banished to the Spirit Plain and the citizens are taking out their frustrations on magic users.
Heart Of Eternity
By N. Jay
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 31,160. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
When you are invited to dance with the muse of love, when you are driven to the edge by the pain of the past, when you hold the remedy for what ails you in your arms you will find yourself in the heart of eternity.
The Knights Of Camelot: Vol 2
By Sarah Luddington
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 149,710. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
The next three books in The Knights Of Camelot series: Lancelot's Challenge, Lancelot's Burden and Lancelot's Curse. Follow our hero's story as he continues to fight for his life, Camelot and of course his King.
Ghosts Of The Heart: Vol 2 of the Shadows on the Trail Trilogy
By John Bradford Branney
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,860. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
This is the continuing saga of the Folsom People, a prehistoric tribe of hunters and gatherers, who are venturing to an idyllic land called the North Country. This journey becomes an emotional thriller filled with the devastating forces of nature, predatory animals, and hostile tribes of humans. The second book in the Shadows on the Trail Trilogy and takes place during the Pleistocene period.
2012 And Beyond
By Eric Morder
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 46,870. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
40 year old Rick Mo Dee narrates the story of his life to the reader: born poor and with an abusive father; a friendless and gloomy childhood; addicted since teenage to drugs and alcohol; suffering LSD and marijuana psychosis at 19 and diagnosed paranoid schizophrenic; and dwindling along in a hellish adulthood.
An Appointment At The Edge Of Forever : The Ryo Myths Book One
By Perrin Pring
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 92,300. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Filion felt safe in his role as a Dream Searcher. He was paid to venture into other’s dreams and exert influence over individuals whom he would never meet in the flesh. That was until he received The Summoning. Filion has been called to track down and protect Ryo, the last of the Chozen. She is the only hope of preventing a tide of evil driven by the Afortiori and universal slavery.
Solicia
By Caroline Hough
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 106,410. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
For five million years the Galaxy has hidden a great secret; one that will ultimately change the course of the Known Worlds. The only clue to this secret is the monuments; one on each of the Worlds where life evolved naturally. Many explorers have spent their entire lives trying to unlock the mystery of these monuments, completely alien artefacts decorated with scripture that no one can identify.
Revolutions Of The Three: The Third Part Of The Broken Chamber Trilogy
By Chris Gallie
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 103,140. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
What happens when all is lost. In the wake of the explosion, what emerges is a mystery even to itself. The God (who is no longer all that he seems) and the sorcerer, finally reunited in their destructive quest, head to the North. For many have risen up against them, but there are also those who will help, if they can be persuaded not to kill each other first.
The Skylark Is Singing
By David A. Binns
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 119,870. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Simon’s suspicions that Stratton has other reasons besides gold, for hiding himself away in the cavern, gradually become justified. Stratton is suddenly attacked by an unknown race of people who use their ability to manipulate time, in an attempt to gain revenge on the deranged scientist. The attack is quickly concluded and the military as well as police take over the cavern.
An Acre In Wharfedale
By David A. Binns
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 123,240. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Arthur, a retired police officer and his old friends neither of whom are quite what they would have him believe. Simon purports to be an Archaeologist but he is hiding his true purpose in life. Mike, an upright and respected individual who has successfully worked his way to the office of Chief Constable but he hides a dark secret. And a large quantity of WWII gold hidden in Warfedale.
The Road To London
By Adriano Bulla
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
A light... A birth... A journey... An escape—not just from the whispering noise of expectations but from the growing awareness of a different life, a different path, a different quest. The greatest love letters are written in prose but bring forth the poet’s heart, awakening in the receiver an equal passion—or so the writer hopes. This love letter tells the story of how I reach London and you.
The Lost World: The Mars Series book 4
By Chris Gallie
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,280. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
After weeks of hair-raising experiences in the Amazon jungle, as narrated in The Quest of Captain Ernst, Bill and his five friends sail down the mighty river on the raft that Ernst and members of an African boat-building tribe had constructed, and which had brought them across the wild Atlantic Ocean in a vain search for a lost civilisation.
Black Orchid
By Ryan Irvine
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Recently released mental patient John Doe cannot remember the first fifteen years of his life, his parents, his family, how he acquired his incredible quickness or his ability to kill. After a violent incident puts him into a catatonic stupor, John is awakened and finds himself in Fort Mckenzie, a drug-infused cesspit of humanity, high up in the wastelands of northern Alberta.
The Sorceress Of The Northern Sea: Part One Editha
By David Landrum
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 74,440. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
With its wonderful mix of Celtic and Roman history, perfectly interwoven with the fantasy of a dark mysticism, this book is a perfect accompaniment to a quiet moment for the discerning reader. Lybecca of Dunnwood is heiress to a magical legacy. Her life from childhood to womanhood reveals she has access to magical power more remarkable than anyone in her family has possessed or dreamed possible.
Valkyrja
By M. McCulloch
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 80,450. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Neil Falkson lives in Newfoundland, Canada and he’s just a normal young man. He doesn’t want to grow up, he doesn’t want to be responsible, and he doesn't want to do anything for anyone else. Unfortunately for him, a Valkyrie falls to earth and his whole life changes.
The Bizarre Letters Of St John Morris
By St John Morris
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 60,250. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
To tread the path that Alice feared... St John Morris likes to explore. Except the frontiers he challenges are not those of the jungles or the seas, nor even the outer reaches of space. Those paths are well trodden now. St John Morris likes to explore the last of the great territories, the ones we all fear, the ones we stumble upon then retreat lest we never find our way back.
Rio's World: Comedy, Romance, Sports, Drama & Mystery... Everything A Book Needs
By Rayna Felicia
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,990. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Riona Marionette is a girl with a secret. A girl with a mysterious and strange past. A girl haunted by reoccurring nightmares that become more intrusive into her waking hours. Riona’s life changes as she leaves her home and family to participate in an International Basketball tournament as the only girl in the team.
A Dashing After The Wind
By Sam Caplan
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 60,500. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
According to the Bible, King Solomon had seven hundred wives of royal birth and three hundred concubines, but he could sire only one son and two daughters! These facts form the basis of the novel’s unusual plot which skillfully blends fact and fiction as it unfolds the fate of a king who was not only the wisest man on earth but the richest of his time.
Schooled: Life Lessons Of A College Professor
By Casey Clabough
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,460. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
Clabough's rough-and-tumble road to academia reminds me in places of my own. Wrought in a stately prose and devoid of sentiment, this wise book coaches us on how to keep on going even when we're at our lowest ebb. –Harry Crews
Dark Eye
By Steven R. Cowan
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,430. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
On a moon bright night in the pine flatwoods of South Georgia, a faction of the Klan prowls. Hattie Hodge, a freed African slave, is pulled from her cabin. She is brutally raped and her husband hanged. Hattie is bound, then dumped into the black water of the Okefenokee Swamp along with her husband’s body.
No Time
By Paul Hinton
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 130,140. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
The sickness swept throughout the Western world. This is one small story from that terrible time. A story of the bravery, commitment and determination of one group of survivors, some soldiers, some civilian as they battle to fight the never ending wave of walking dead. Dark times need dark heroes. A small regiment of determined soldiers. Ill equipped and undermanned are the last hope for humanity.
The Bequeathal: Godsent
By Zoran Jevtic
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 100,090. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
Take a front seat in this breakneck, hi-tech preview of the future, but be warned – this thought-provoking book will crawl your cranium for a long time. The tedium of Eugene‘s drudge is forever broken during one of his habitual visits to Soho. This results in expensive and fatal biological damage. And that’s when his life really begins...
God Only Knows
By Elizabeth Revill
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 75,120. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
The final and explosive conclusion to the Killing me Softly trilogy, which completes the story of serial killer, Tony Clifton and his abhorrent and evil mother, Grace. Allison and Stringer have an even heavier caseload, varying from a hardworking Asian family being targeted by murderous bullies to the repercussions from the escape of an insane killer to a young reporter being stalked by a lunatic.
Prayer for the Dying
By Elizabeth Revill
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 70,510. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction
The chilling sequel to Killing me Softly DCI Greg Allison and Sergeant Mark Stringer – coppers overloaded with work are once again led down a path, which twists and turns bringing to light a female psychic, Holly, who has a physical and psychic connection with Tony.
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