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Wicked Hungry (a young adult urban fantasy)
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Price: Free! Words: 70,100. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012 by Wicked Evil Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.00 from 1 review)
Everyone knows it's hard to enter high school. But no one knows better than Stanley Hoff. It doesn't help that that at night he wants to howl up at the moon. In his strictly vegetarian household, Stanley has a horrible secret that makes it hard to sit down at the dinner table. As they say in New England, Stanley Hoff is WICKED HUNGRY. And not for tofu... Can he control the beast within?
Awake
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,420. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Driven by grief and insomnia, Charles Matheson struggles with his day-to-day life, until one day he discovers a portal that takes him to another world, a world almost like our own. In this world he is pursued by a government agent who has a history with Matheson -- a history both men have long forgotten.
Heaven Bent Book 1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Stag the movie star is on a roll. So when the omens pile up, including dire warnings from his own future self, he does his own stunts anyway--and disaster strikes. His charmed life turns into a not-so-charmed afterlife, as Stag ends up in a Heaven unlike any he ever imagined. A Heaven filled with deadly dangers, terrifying secrets, and a shocking destiny beyond anything dreamed of by man or god.
A Beth-Hill Novel: Karen Montgomery Series Book 4: Detour
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Series: A Beth-Hill Novel, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,170. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
One wrong turn sends Karen down a road that doesn't exist, to the site of an old accident and an even older mystery. With Russ' help, Karen finds the key to the mystery, but Russ has secrets of his own, some of which are deadly. When old friends from Russ' past come to call, Karen realizes that Russ' secrets might just mean his doom. Rus
Get Lucky
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Price: Free! Words: 66,830. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A young man sets out to buy a carton of milk and instead experiences a whirlwind adventure through time and space - a fantasy of epic proportions. If you enjoy Robert Asprin or Terry Pratchett's novels, you should enjoy this.
Blood Relations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012 by Soul's Road Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The woman known as the “Vegan Martha Stewart” learns who her infamous father really is…and their relationship threatens to ruin their respective empires. A funny fantasy short story—with a bite!—that shows why USA Today Bestselling Author Dean Wesley Smith calls Dermatis “one of the best writers working today.”
Chance of Bunnies, with Occasional Toad
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Something wonderful -- something magical -- happened to Cecily when she was ten. Or did it? A visit to one of her favorite childhood places gives Cecily one last chance to find the magic she lost growing up, not only for herself, but for her Aunt Gin, a free spirit who taught Cecily the value of imagination.
Poker Boy vs. The Silicon Suckers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,090. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
USA Today bestselling author Dean Wesley Smith occasionally commits Poker Boy stories. In this collection are five. “The Old Girlfriend of Doom,” “Pink Shoes and Hot Chocolate,” “Not Salable For Sale,” “Dried Up,” and “Mummy Murders.” In each of these stories Poker Boy deals with the dreaded Silicon Suckers, a race that lives in the sand outside of Las Vegas.
Spirit Guides
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Kincaid always shows up at a crime scene before the crime happens. Except at the Burger Joint. He got stuck in Los Angeles traffic and arrived just after the shooting ended. Now he must deal with carnage, carnage he couldn’t prevent—carnage he’s never been able to prevent. The carnage takes him to the end of his singular talent, and face-to-face with his future.
The Devil Went Down to the Sunset Strip
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012 by Soul's Road Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
“Angrrr Management were four talented guys. (They really were. I wasn’t just some starry-eyed groupie; I knew decent music and I knew stage presence.) Talented, yes, and awfully pretty, all of them. And every last one of them was dumber than a post. Had they never HEARD of Robert Johnson?” A hilarious urban fantasy short story about 80s hair metal and selling your soul to Satan.
Barry Hargrove, Private Investigator
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Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Sometimes when you're starting out in the business, well, things just aren't what you expect. Besides, one man's reality is another man's fantasy. Meet Barry Hargrove who wants to be a private detective and this is sort of his first case. He's good. This is the main character in my novel "2012: Timeline Apocalypse" and this introduces him to the world. Another short story is to follow.
Il Giallo si Tinge di Nero
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Price: Free! Words: 94,050. Language: Italian. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Due racconti che si svolgono in Sicilia e che girano, inizialmente, intorno alla misteriosa morte di un investigatore privato. La trama si ingarbuglia come un gomitolo di corda sottile che si intreccia in modo quasi indissolubile, fino a creare quello che i Francesi definirebbero ‘un conte fantastique jeté juste pour le fun’, un racconto fantastico buttato giù per puro divertimento.
Caught Forever Between
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by Dreaming Nomad Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Deep in the bayou, justice comes in many forms. When Cass finds her partner lying on the floor of their New Orleans tattoo shop in a pool of blood, the world as she knows it ends. Lacking faith in the police and their ability to find whoever shot Alex, Cass puts the word out that she's seeking justice, justice she will willingly pay for. A short story set in the world of my Hoodoo novels.
The One That Got Away
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by Camden Park Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The search for an exiled sea goddess leads Nereus, Warden of the Outcasts to a small coastal restaurant and a broken fishing float. (a short story by Leigh Saunders)
Selkie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In a future Earth where magic has returned, Aileen was a hard working but quiet student, hoping to earn a degree and make a decent living as a licensed wizard. But when a classmate's jealousy entangles her in demonic magic and transformations, Aileen is catapulted into the adventure of her life. Trapped in a body she never asked for, she crosses an ocean to find both love and terror.
Far Below Our streets- For all ages.
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You set the price! Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Follow 10 years old Johanna living in County Dublin on her journey below our streets!
The Blight of House Alar
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Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
A spoor is poisoning the atmosphere of the planet, a plight accelerated by the lunar colony's illicit piracy of atmospheric moisture. The Zemplar of the planetary Alliance argues to launch a military action intended to destroy the fleet of lunar harvest vessels
Alone (Book 1 in the Serenity Series)
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Series: The Serenity, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 69,410. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012 by Warwick House Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Caught in a violent and abusive relationship, Serenity thinks there is no escape. Upon meeting a stranger, Sebastian, she is shown the possibility of a different future. Only Sebastian has a dark secret; he is a vampire. As Serenity’s life takes a terrifying turn, she discovers a world she never knew existed. But no one else will save her as she struggles to find the strength to be 'Alone'.
Through a glass, darkly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,790. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
We have to find our way through this world even though none of our reference points really makes complete sense. I have used those images and ideas which interest me most – European history, cycling, physics, sitting in cafes – as metaphors for the ephemeral nature of this world, and also as metaphors for each other. The confusion this generates helps me make sense of it all.
Hannie
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
ilustrated fantasy