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The Dinner Party
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Tightly-paced and shot throughout with gallows humour, The Dinner Party is the chilling, ultimately moving story of a young man's obsession with ritual and the peculiar moral universe he inhabits. Printed editions: The Dinner Party (UK, 1998); Le Diner (France, 2003).
The Apprentice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,020. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A corpse is resurrected and apprenticed to the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse for seven days. During the course of the week, he tries to remember how he died, accompanies Death on his daily round, and learns what it means to be undead. Printed editions: The Apprentice (UK, 1999); Damned If You Do (US, 2000); Death's Apprentice (Russia, 2003); L'Apprendista (Italy, 2010).
Game Boy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,870. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A homage to gaming and gamers, this is a snapshot of the life of James Roach, gaming obsessive, collector and competitor. It's a story about growing old, and falling in love, and feeling as retro and useless as a Phillips CD-i. Essential reading for anyone who has ever played Mario Kart, Bomberman, Robotron, Soul Calibur or Katamari Damacy.
A World Within
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Price: Free! Words: 66,560. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Traumatically catapulted into a world within his own mind, Daniel finds himself on the run from Pirates, Dragons, Shapeshifters, Spider-Elves, Griffins, Krakens, Cyborgs and even "Death" himself. Daniel joins with ragtag warriors questing for the legendary Wielder who alone can defeat the spread of the Necrom Void across the Living Land. But the Wielder may be the least one they expect!
The Realm Shift (RS:Book One)
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Price: Free! Words: 70,200. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The strangest thing about Ethan's first encounter with a demon was not that he could see it, but that the demon could not see him....Hunted by malevolent spirits, Ethan struggles to stay alive in the midst of a growing rebellion within his homeland. As war erupts, he must flee to the city of Emmanuel in order to fulfill the prophecy of Shaddai! "intrigue is second only to its action!"Wayne Batson
The Godmother's Apprentice
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Series: Godmother, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,600. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
“Dear Rosie, Being an apprentice fairy godmother is complicated. Not only do I have to go out and find good deeds to do, but for a sidekick I have that hit man that Felicity changed into a toad. I wanted to take the cat but she seems to have had a big funeral to attend. Felicity isn’t around much. She keeps disappearing through a door in the guestroom that opens on the side of a hill . . .
Tears for Hesh (short story)
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Series: Beyond the Veil Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Set in the world of The Guardian's Apprentice, this is the story of Hesh, a young man who works for a coniving, power-hungry wizard who will stop at nothing to get what he wants. Hesh is a gentle giant, towering above others, but soft spoken and afflicted with a stammer when he gets nervous. Sent on an errand for his master, he ucovers a terrible secret and must face the consequences.
Max
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,580. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A dystopian society on the brink of revolution; a population chipped, regulated and drugged into submission; an overpopulated planet defined by the One Mother, One Child policy... Into this world a baby is born: a child with the power to change everything.
The Printer of Island Castle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
In the printer’s world ink is the ultimate judge: if she prints a poem of quality the ink stays fixed on the page. If the work is inferior, the ink disappears. Few poets can please the ink and the printer is resigned to producing pages that quickly become blank. Then she meets a poet whose relentless need to express himself draws her into his world and she may not come out of it the same.
The Underground Eagle Strikes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,900. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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