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Herakles the Murderer
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Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Finally free of his obligations to King Eurystheus, Herakles sets out to find a new wife and recapture some of what he had lost. But Fate has other plans for the son of Zeus, and he finds himself pitted against his old archery teacher Eurytos in a contest for which the hand of the beautiful Iole is the prize.
the crazy Cherries
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: American English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
"Taking on the omissions from the arms of his children, were not those the actual crime committed by the uncle Hussein, but the real crime is that he bought Kailua cherries from a vehicle in the street for the lowest prices, and when he heard the sound of screaming from the floor above it calls for courage to come to the rescue Distress of him, what cherry did so poor.? "
Whistleblower
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Price: Free! Words: 125,420. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Huge amounts of international aid money are being stolen by those at the heart of the political establishment. Ex politician, Jim Smith, threatened and harassed into fleeing abroad for accusations of fraud secretly returns to renew his campaign. An epic thriller covering events in the USA, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia about a stubborn man refusing to fit into any stereotype.
Herakles and Kerberos
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Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
For his twelfth and final labor, Hera set Herakles the seemingly impossible task of bringing back Kerberos, the triple headed guardian of the door to the underworld. But the snarling monster wasn't Herakles only problem. Hades was not happy about a mortal man violating his domain, and he made his displeasure known.
Herakles and the Mares of Diomedes
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Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Hera, frustrated with Herakles's continued success, sends him beyond the borders of Hellas to Thrace for his eighth task. Herakles's must retrieve the flesh-eating mares bred by the King of Thrace, the giant Diomedes and bring them back to Tiryns alive. But between Tiryns and Thrace is the city of Pherae, where King Admentis mourns the death of his wife Alcetsis.
Herakles and the Cretan Bull
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Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
For his seventh task, Herakles must travel to the island of Crete and capture a bull bred by Poseidon that was terrorizing the island. But first, he must deal with King Theiodamas of the Dryopes, who is convinced that Herakles murdered his son Hylas after they had traveled together on the Argo.
Equality
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 154,480. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014 by Asylum Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
Equality is one of Edward Bellamy's social review from the 19th-century.
Herakles and the Golden Apples
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Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Classics
For his eleventh labor, Hera sends Herakles to the end of the earth where the Titan Atlas holds up the heavens. To fulfil his task, Herakles must find the Garden of the Hesperides - a place where no mortal has ever been - and then defeat the sleepless serpent Ladon, who guards the Garden against those who would steal away the divine fruit.
The Stymphalian Birds
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Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
At Hera's command, Herakles must journey to Lake Stymphalia and clear the area of a flock of strange birds that have settled in the marsh. She hopes that these flesh-eating monsters will prove to be the son of Zeus's downfall because each is as tall as a man, can shoot barbed feathers from its wings, and has a beak made of bronze. Herakles must use all his cunning and strength if he is to prevail.
The Lie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Lie by Imogean Russ is about an eleven year old girl who is molested, around the same time a murder is committed in Tuscaloosa county. Her inability to deal with her father's death, with the love she has for a friend, prompts her to tell a lie. This lie turns her world upside down and inadvertently causes the untimely death of two individuals.
An Inconvenient Courtship
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,700. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Mr. Darcy is determined to find a wife he can love and respect. He is fascinated by the lively Miss Elizabeth Bennet, but is determined to forget her due to her low connections. Until an act of jealously puts her life at risk. Faced with the bleak reality of living without her forever, Mr. Darcy must examine what he really wants. If he can save her life, then will he be able to win her heart?
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Washington Irving's classic tale remade. This short story features Ichabod Crane as he contends with rakish Abraham Van Brunt for the hand of gorgeous Katrina Van Tassel, ultimately culminating in his encounter with the legendary Headless Horseman! Relive the autumn of 1790 and feel Ichabod's bone-shaking fear as he travels through the haunted forest and faces his worst nightmare!
Little Red Riding Hood -- A Story Retold
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Series: Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 900. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Who really knows what happened in that cottage between Little Red Riding Hood and the wolf?
Herakles and Geryon
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Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
For his tenth labor, Herakles must travel to the red lands far to the west, where Hera has commanded he steal the famed red cattle of the triple-bodied giant Geryon. But the task in no easy one, because the cattle are guarded by the double headed hound Orthros, the brother of Kerberos who guards the gates of the underworld.
The Fools' Bewilderment
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You set the price! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
The childhood of Althazar ( and Balthazar, obviously ). You learn more of the men, and their rites of passage. As usual, it starts with a journey that extends beyond their limited realms of endeavour. Adventures unfold - the first is an old woman, who warns and initiates them into their dubious domain beneath the stars..
THE MASTER WEAVER
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Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
A Tetteh Zutah short story. The animal kingdom needs to outdoor its princess; she must wear a new smock, but they need Ananse—the banished weaver.... Inspired by Ghanaian folklore. Calm yourself with a literary massage. Another masterpiece from the desk of Tetteh J. Zutah. All rights reserved!
Untold Truth
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You set the price! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Not always true statement can be expressed by words. Explore the story of a couple and guess what caused them to repent in their lifetimes.
Hera's Fury
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Series: The Legend of Herakles, Prologue. Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Much of Herakles's life was a direct result of the circumstances of his birth. This is the story of that birth - of Zeus's duplicity and his wife Hera's anger at his betrayal of their union. Herakles, named Alkides at birth, became the focus of Hera's fury from the moment he was born.
The Invisible Talent
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You set the price! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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Are you talented? Yes, everyone are talented in their own ways. After reading this story, it keep us reiterating a question within our mind -"Am I talented?".
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda: Abridged
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Price: Free! Words: 186,580. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
"Daniel Deronda", the last, great novel by the author of "Middlemarch", is less read nowadays than it deserves because of its length and complexity. This abridged version makes George Eliot's important and insightful work more accessible to the general reader.