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Dust and Gold by Laura Josephsen Dust and Gold by Sep. 22, 2018 $4.99 166,980 words Sample 15%
After marrying the prince of a neighboring kingdom, Princess Elspeth is forced to flee her home with her bodyguard, Rafe, when her husband tries to murder her on their wedding night. She soon learns her attempted assassination is part of a larger conspiracy. Framed for a crime she didn't commit, Elspeth seeks a way to clear her name with the aid of Rafe and a band of unlikely companions.
The Moon 501 by Ali Noel Vyain The Moon 501 by Sep. 22, 2018 $0.99 5,640 words Sample 20%
Features work from Lyn Lifshin, Gary Every, B.Z. Niditch, T. Kilgore Splake, Michael Estabrook, Margaret Boles, Edward Lee, Mather Schneider, Barbara Ingle, John Binns, Geoff Stevens, Tom Baker, Dwayne Sapling, Jonathan S. Burnworth, and Ali Noel Vyain.
Diary Of A British Wife--- Book One by Lady Devreux Diary Of A British Wife--- Book One by Sep. 22, 2018 Free! 5,110 words Read a sample
I am a bored British wife who lives in Tennessee with my husband. Little does he know, I can find ways to keep myself occupied! Follow me as I keep a diary of my daily adventures! For adults only (18+), as things are simply too juicy!
This Meadow of Words by Hamid Larbi This Meadow of Words by Sep. 22, 2018 $6.50 3,020 words Sample 20%
However, in my opinion, I confidently think that this book constitutes of all the major elements of outstanding poetry as it has been written by a rainbow-lover and reflective angel, my dear friend Hamid.
Plain Woman Seeking Love by Mario V. Farina Plain Woman Seeking Love by Sep. 22, 2018 Free! 1,700 words Read a sample
I inadvertently discovered that Andrea Stanton was planning to place a display ad in the paper stating she was seeking love. This was none of my business, but I was moved to discuss this endeavor with her and accosted her with this objective. I discovered she had little feeling of self-worth. As a psychologist, I felt I could intervene and did. This story tells the outcome of this bold action.
Justify My Love by Candy Caine Justify My Love by Sep. 22, 2018 $3.99 74,200 words Sample 20%
When a tall, handsome hunk rips into Marnie Davis for using his Laundromat dryer, feathers fly. Then the next day, the same guy, shows up at her law office dressed like a model and turn out to be the godson of a partner. And what's worse, Marnie has to squire him around.
Tripping Back to the 60s by Louise Hathaway Tripping Back to the 60s by Sep. 22, 2018 $0.99 10,310 words Sample 15%
This humorous time-travel tale is about 2 sisters who are magically transported back to the 1968 Newport Pop Festival in Costa Mesa, California—an outdoor concert later described as “Orange County’s Woodstock”. They hitch-hike back to their childhood home, see and talk to relatives who died years ago, and even run into younger versions of their husbands. Will they ever find their way home?
Forever Yours by Candy Caine Forever Yours by Sep. 22, 2018 $0.99 31,610 words Sample 20%
When Jade Green met trial lawyer, Charles Trotter, she enjoyed his company, but desired no drama or intimacy and thought he felt the same way about her. Only Charles had other ideas.
End Four: RotaxanIntox by Boris D. Schleinkofer End Four: RotaxanIntox by Sep. 22, 2018 $2.99 29,940 words Sample 20%
Beware—you might get what you thought you wanted. Elena's a faceless 20-something trying their best to survive in a hostile environment full of predators. They'll find out the environment itself is trying to survive them. When nothing is certain and it looks most like all hope is lost... That's the time to strike.
Dystopian Dreams by Gordon Houghton Dystopian Dreams by Sep. 22, 2018 $8.99 314,210 words Sample 3%
The dystopian trilogy - MAX, ANOTHER WORLD and MUTE - now available in a single volume. All three novels are also available to purchase individually.
Ana y los ladrones de gatos * Ana and the Cat Thieves by Kubiler Ana y los ladrones de gatos * Ana and the Cat Thieves by Sep. 22, 2018 $2.99 7,990 words Sample 20%
Todos en la ciudad están preocupados. ¡Los gatos del barrio han desaparecido! ¿Han sido robados? Únete a Ana y sus fieles asistentes Kafka y Ceniza para descubrir el misterio. Everyone in town is worried. The cats in the neighborhood are missing! Have they been stolen? Join Ana and her loyal assistants Kafka and Ceniza to unveil the mystery.
Lurianics by Michael Brodsky Lurianics by Sep. 22, 2018 $5.99 157,770 words Sample 8%
Lurianics tells the story of a youngish man – one Isaac Luria (namesake of one of the world's great Kabbalists) – who seeks to create a "true work" which will give his life a meaning that is uniquely beyond label. Set on Manhattan's Upper West Side, the novel anatomizes this unlikely hero's ambivalence-racked relationships with a veritable cast of thousands, all of whom have one thing in common...
Watercolors by Vera Roberts Watercolors by Sep. 22, 2018 $3.99 60,330 words
As their relationship becomes public, Ocean must decide if being with Aaliyah Smith is worth the risk – even if it means he’ll become a target by his own father.
El Escritor del Olvido. Versos sin Papel by Astudillo El Escritor del Olvido. Versos sin Papel by Sep. 22, 2018 $7.99 7,800 words Sample 10%
“El Escritor del Olvido” es sentimiento. Es una especie de novela rimada, que recorre tan diversos temas como la vida misma. Nace desde temprana edad, con los temas que lo ocupan desde la óptica más inocente y sencilla, hasta comprometerse con el retrato de las más crudas realidades, pasiones, alegrías, amor en todas sus variantes, dolor y oscuridad.
Te Dedico Mi Poesía by Jaime Barrios Te Dedico Mi Poesía by Sep. 22, 2018 You set the price! 6,550 words Sample 20%
Antología de poemas de la vida cotidiana del caribe y fotos del mundo en donde vive la sensación.
Marjorie by Chuck Sperati Marjorie by Sep. 22, 2018 Free! 4,660 words Read a sample
A series of intertwined supernatural stories that will make you wonder where the darkness ends and the light begins. All small towns keep secrets, but in Coal Ridge when the secret gets out, it begins to feed…again.
Redemption by Stephanie Huesler Redemption by Sep. 22, 2018 $4.99 86,680 words Sample 15%
Mary Northing, beautiful and naive, embarks on an adventure into the Georgian society of Bath. Revolution is brewing in France, making military officers a romantic and intoxicating topic for every young woman looking to her future. Two men profess their love: One, the heir of a wealthy miser, and the other, the son of a nobleman. Will she be guided by vanity or listen to her heart?
End One: S1L0 by Boris D. Schleinkofer End One: S1L0 by Sep. 22, 2018 $2.99 19,250 words Sample 20%
There are no secrets. Everything leaks. And in the end, there’s no place you can hide from what you’ve done. General Maquino wanted to end civilization and rebuild it in his image. His plan required recruiting the best and brightest and promising them a place in the new world. The smartest of them were too smart for that. These are the Ends of the World.
La fabrique by Saïd La fabrique by Sep. 22, 2018 Free! 3,990 words
À l'ombre de nos vies, des êtres d'esprit et de fiction ne rêvent que d'une chose : détruire la réalité en brouillant sa frontière avec la fiction.
Agony of an Orphan by ken top Agony of an Orphan by Sep. 22, 2018 Free! 13,740 words Read a sample
Victor sold out his brother’s children to enable him claims his inheritance which was be stored to his younger brother by their father. will he succeed? find out.
Los cuatro jinetes del Apocalipsis by Vidente Blasco Ibáñez Los cuatro jinetes del Apocalipsis by Sep. 22, 2018 $2.99 131,990 words
Esta novela, ambientada en 1914 en Francia, narra las vicisitudes de la Primera Guerra Mundial. El punto de vista es el de un argentino, neutral ante el conflicto aunque claramente decantado por el lado francés de los Aliados frente a Alemania. Debido a sus diferencias políticas, dos familias provenientes de un tronco común, los Desnoyers y los Von Hartrott, se enfrentan.
Calma y Tempestad by Cedric Daurio Calma y Tempestad by Sep. 22, 2018 $2.99 52,960 words Sample 10%
Un thriller romántico que te atrapará en su ritmo ascendente hasta su vertiginoso final. Al mudarse de Buenos Aires a Nueva York una pianista japonesa vive su dulce romance a la par que toma ciertas decisiones que la introducirán en el mundo donde sectas terroristas orientales batallan con los servicios de inteligencia japoneses. el torbellino resultante conduce a un alucinante desenlace
La Gaviota by Cecilia Böhl de Faber (Fernán Caballero) La Gaviota by Sep. 22, 2018 $2.99 93,000 words
La Gaviota es una creación literaria de la escritora hispano-suiza Cecilia Böhl de Faber, que firmaba sus obras con el seudónimo Fernán Caballero. Esta novela refleja la integridad humana y sus valores, y cómo desaparecen desplazados por el progreso del siglo XIX.
La Gaviota by Cecilia Böhl de Faber (Fernán Caballero) La Gaviota by Sep. 22, 2018 $2.99 92,990 words
La Gaviota es una creación literaria de la escritora hispano-suiza Cecilia Böhl de Faber, que firmaba sus obras con el seudónimo Fernán Caballero. Esta novela refleja la integridad humana y sus valores, y cómo desaparecen desplazados por el progreso del siglo XIX.
The Assassin by Suilan Lee The Assassin by Sep. 22, 2018 Free! 72,080 words Read a sample
Kian spills his strawberry milkshake on Daven at a Mall Food Court. Daven is caught between irritation and fear when Kian follows him to the men's bathroom. In mere minutes, Dr. Daven Noland meets Kian Raja, an Assassin with a warped sense of humor, and a valid contract with Daven's name.
Falgorin by Rod Briault Falgorin by Sep. 22, 2018 $2.99 194,110 words Sample 15%
Forcibly taken to the world of Falgorin, can Adam prevent its destruction, or will he too succumb to the malevolence? A dragon, an elf and magic are his allies.
Sea of Stars by Nicole Kimberling Sea of Stars by Sep. 22, 2018 $6.99 133,020 words
In a rising storm of magic with the power to strip away men’s souls, the thread of desire connecting three men could be the kingdom’s last lifeline… (Series previously published as Ghost Star Night and Heir of Starlight now combined in one volume.)
Making Mountains into Molehills by Heidi Sprouse Making Mountains into Molehills by Sep. 22, 2018 $3.99 70,020 words Sample 20%
Wyatt Henry has always been his brother’s keeper and learning how to be a horse farmer and a man above measure like his father. When Emmett jumps in to help a damsel in distress in a barroom fight, he suffers a severe head injury that leaves him blind. It nearly destroys him, taking Wyatt with him. While dealing with Emmett’s challenges, Wyatt will face a life-threatening illness of his own...
The Catch of Misee Sue by Mary Jane Bryan The Catch of Misee Sue by Sep. 22, 2018 $2.99 58,270 words Sample 20%
When Misee Sue makes a miracle baseball catch, no one sees it. Everyone thinks she’s lying. The title goes to the other team. Everyone totally ignores and shuns her. Then a farmer comes home from a week-long vacation, raving about the catch he saw Misee Sue make. Everyone runs to find Misee Sue, now convinced she was telling the truth. But the knowledge is bittersweet. It’s too late. She is gone.
Last Gasp by Howard Levine Last Gasp by Sep. 22, 2018 $3.99 83,050 words Sample 20%
Last Gasp—a novel that resonates with today’s politics—unfolds in a way that mingles personal and societal issues and intertwines the past and present while moving relentlessly forward.
Boston by Hannah Howe Boston by Sep. 22, 2018 $0.99 40,470 words Sample 20%
Boston is book fourteen in the Amazon #1 Sam Smith Mystery Series. Each book in the series contains a complete story and can be read as a stand-alone. Print length, 236 pages.
Good Samaritan—The Toby Garrison Chronicles, Book Two by Ellen Boyd Good Samaritan—The Toby Garrison Chronicles, Book Two by Sep. 22, 2018 $2.99 62,000 words Sample 20%
After his Uncle Jake agrees to one final mission for the US Army, Toby is forced to live with his Aunt Amy, Uncle Clayton, and their 13-year-old son, Asher until Jake is able to return. But Toby's new family may not be as squeaky clean as they appear—and this temporary living arrangement may turn out to be permanent when Jake is suddenly listed as MIA.
Scath Oran by Stacy Overby Scath Oran by Sep. 22, 2018 $1.99 6,620 words Sample 20%
The Wee Folk. The Fae. Fairies. Whatever you may call them, they have whispered secrets in this collection of poetry plucked from the halls of Tír na nÓg. But, be forewarned, not all is as it seems on a journey through the shining realm. Come, take a step into the fairy ring as songs of the Fae drift on the damp night air.
Torn: Tales from the ASAP by Tanya Cole Torn: Tales from the ASAP by Sep. 22, 2018 $2.99 46,260 words
In Memphis, Tennessee, there’s a thin line between love and hate. But when is going too far acceptable? In this tale of love, lust, lies, and deceit, you will find out just how deep love is willing to go.
The Last Priestess (The Chronicles of Hawthorn, Book 8) by Rue The Last Priestess (The Chronicles of Hawthorn, Book 8) by Sep. 22, 2018 $0.99 54,810 words
Her destiny has arrived. War is inevitable. The number of lives lost is up to her…
Maid to the Mafia: Totally Captivated by Wanitta Praks Maid to the Mafia: Totally Captivated by Sep. 22, 2018 $2.99 42,150 words
Upon uttering the word coffee, Jenny Stone somehow finds herself paying off her father’s debt by working as a maid to the billionaire mafia boss, Giovanni Dente. Between serving him coffee and doing his dirty work, she finds she stuck in this intricate web that he binds around her. She wants to escape. But what can she do when her heart is totally captivated by him?
Gabriel's Fire by Lotchie Burton Gabriel's Fire by Sep. 22, 2018 $4.99 82,360 words
A race to save a life. A ruthless killer.Time is running out. Gabriel Cummings is trained to expect the unexpected. Until a rogue federal agent crosses his path, disrupts his life and challenges every lesson he’s ever learned. Beautiful. Defiant. Naomi James ignores the rule of caution. Tracking an elite criminal and hired assassin—alone, she gives new meaning to the phrase a dangerous woman.
The Guinevere's Tale Trilogy by Nicole Evelina The Guinevere's Tale Trilogy by Sep. 22, 2018 $9.99 302,990 words
Guinevere is remembered for her role as King Arthur’s wife and for her adulterous affair with Lancelot. But there is so much more to her story… Priestess. Queen. Warrior. Experience the world of King Arthur through Guinevere’s eyes as she matures from a young priestess who never dreamed of becoming queen to the stalwart defender of a nation and a mistress whose sin would go down in history.
Cuarenta y un relatos de terror y misterio by Luis Molina Aguirre Cuarenta y un relatos de terror y misterio by Sep. 21, 2018 $1.99 94,510 words Sample 20%
Estamos ante una recopilación de cuarenta y un relatos de terror compuesto por cincuenta y cinco capítulos que harán las delicias de los aficionados a la literatura de terror, suspense y misterio. Zombis, vampiros, hombres lobo, demonios, posesiones, monstruos de distinta índole…, serán los encargados de poblar las páginas de este libro que, a buen seguro, hará la delicias de cualquier lector.
The Easter Eggs by Tracey Williams The Easter Eggs by Sep. 21, 2018 $5.00 150 words Sample 20%
Ms. Bunny lost her eggs to Mr. Mouse and spoil her party. Find out what happen!
Galaxies and Oceans by N.R. Walker Galaxies and Oceans by Sep. 21, 2018 $3.99 86,880 words Sample 20%
Between Aubrey’s love of the stars and Patrick’s love of the ocean, these two fragile hearts must navigate new waters. If they can weather the storm of their pasts, they could very well have a love that eclipses everything.
A Belly Full of Baby Tigers by Akita StarFire A Belly Full of Baby Tigers by Sep. 21, 2018 $2.99 15,040 words Sample 5%
Dravin, the were-mouse king, never wanted to rule. That was what alphas were for. But the fate of the kingdom was thrust upon him. Now, he must secure his position before his banished brother seizes the throne from right beneath his nose. But fate had other plans. (cont)
Pied Piper's Song : A Psychological Thriller by Noah Alexander Pied Piper's Song : A Psychological Thriller by Sep. 21, 2018 $1.99 15,630 words Sample 20%
A serial killer is on a morbid mission to kill children. His weapon of choice - The Blue Whale Challenge
Three Cakes by Kim Davis Three Cakes by Sep. 21, 2018 $1.99 7,040 words Sample 20%
When Chicago ophthalmologist Patrick Holt meets transplanted southerner Clayton Teal at a dinner party, the attraction between them is immediate and mutual. Two men bond over Patrick’s love of food and Clay’s love of cooking. But Patrick and Clay soon realize tasty dinners and delicious desserts aren’t enough to make a relationship work. Can Clay and Patrick keep their romance from falling flat?
Hearts at Sea by Cristina Bruni Hearts at Sea by Sep. 21, 2018 $2.99 14,270 words Sample 20%
Benjamin Scott is a fearless sea captain with a broken heart. During a fierce battle he witnessed the death of his best man Jack, who died before Ben could confess his love. In Gibraltar, he happens to run into John, who bears an uncanny resemblance to his lost love. Friendship grows into love. Will Benjamin find the courage to confess his love this time before losing John, as well?
Carnival Cowboy by Temple Madison Carnival Cowboy by Sep. 21, 2018 $3.99 21,380 words Sample 20%
At the end of a bloody trail, Johnny Redd finds an incredible secret. When he’s shot, he falls under the care of a man -- er, woman --named Frenchy Starr. She’s a mystery, a dangerously beautiful mystery, and Johnny slowly becomes ensnared in her trap. But a jealous fan shoots Frenchy, leaving Johnny heartbroken. He leaves in search of something to fill the hole she left ... and meets Kit Dalton.
At Long Last: Scott and Preston by Shawn Lane At Long Last: Scott and Preston by Sep. 21, 2018 $3.99 33,530 words Sample 20%
Preston Reynolds feels the same attraction for Scott Trask that he felt years earlier. Scott is as interested in Preston and they begin a passionate affair. Scott is sure he can handle Preston wanting to keep their life a secret but he’s wrong. Yet when Preston promises to change, there is hope. Preston must learn to accept their love at long last or risk losing Scott forever.
A Secret to Die For by Edward Kendrick A Secret to Die For by Sep. 21, 2018 $4.99 40,540 words Sample 20%
Brian was an average guy until he became the heir to his grandfather Alistair's fortune. There was a proviso, however. He had to live in Alistair's house for a year first. Alistair's confidant, Conley, had a deep secret and part of it required Brian in his life -- as a friend. However, Conley and Brian fell in love. That small problem would impact their lives in ways neither of them could imagine.
The Photograph by Andrew P. Jackson The Photograph by Sep. 21, 2018 $2.99 70,470 words Sample 10%
Death doesn't have to be the end. It just takes good planning.
The Pugilist at Rest by Gordon Phillips The Pugilist at Rest by Sep. 21, 2018 $3.99 20,410 words Sample 20%
Ian is intrigued by the idea of “servicing” straight guys and contacts Shawn. The two connect, and Ian hopes something might develop. Then Shawn dies unexpectedly. Now Ian faces the suspicions of the investigator Glen. Things heat up between them, but the cop is keeping secrets from him. Will Ian still be interested when he discovers why Glen initiated things between them in the first place?