Books tagged: artifact

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Throne
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man with a terminal illness returns from the Holy Land with an artifact he believes has the ability to heal. But it also brings out darker, primal desires from those it touches. When the artifact is stolen he is panicked, and in his attempts to find it he is driven to the brink of murder as he discovers there is nothing
Corridor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Engineers attempting to determine the nature of a mysterious alien artifact make a horrifying discovery.
Taming the Bureaucrat
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 176,740. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
"Taming the Bureaucrat" begins with one physician's curiosity about the increasing bureaucratization of medicine and concludes that bureaucratic systems cast a wide shadow over virtually all aspects of modern society - the legal system, government agencies, religious bodies, financial institutions, military organizations, etc.
Sobekkare's Revenge
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Series: Horse Guardian, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,250. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011 by Enchanted Pony Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
An ancient treasure is unearthed from an Egyptian cave, and one of the artefacts carries a terrible curse, a fatal illness that attacks horses. When Jumana discovers her family’s prized horses are missing, she follows their tracks into the desert, only to find them with a strange girl. Together, can they stop the curse before all the world's horses are afflicted?
Glint of a Ring (Children of Jad #2)
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Series: Children of Jad, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A day at the archeological dig of an ancient crashed spaceship comes to an abrupt end when uninvited guests arrive: thieving pirates. Elvy Akuma and her friends race to save the artifacts and rescue her father before the pirates find a way into the barricaded storage room. Complicated by lurking Chion Warriors and a mysterious ring that won't come off Elvy's finger. A science fiction novelette.
The Rods of Santur
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,970. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011 by Rob Smythe. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Sam Hunter is once again on the trail of a historical artifact that some will kill for and others will die for. When Sam delivers the item he realizes too late its capabilities and the secret intensions of his client. Can Sam atone for the betrayal of those who trusted him and undo his inadvertent contribution to the resurrection of Himmler’s Final Solution?
Glint of an Artifact (Children of Jad #3)
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Series: Children of Jad, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Pirates invading the archeological dig of an ancient crashed spaceship is bad enough. The lightening storm activating the data suncatchers is even worse. Tiver finds himself changed in ways he doesn't understand. Together with his friends, he seeks to understand what happened to him. Before the mysterious images invading his mind overwhelm him completely. A science fiction novelette.
Glint of a Tower (Children of Jad #4)
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Series: Children of Jad, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,030. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In a dream come true, Pelik is invited to train with the Chion Warriors. But duty to the Warriors wars with the needs of his friends to discover the secrets of the crashed ship and the data suncatchers before stalking treasure hunters get there first. In the balance hangs the very future of Jad and Pelik's own heart. A science fiction novelette. Title is included in the "Children of Jad Omnibus"
Children of Jad Omnibus
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Series: Children of Jad, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It started an ordinary day and ended in a discovery that shook the planet of Jad. Through the threat of possible war, pirates, Chion Warriors, treasure hunters and more, Elvy Akuma and her friends Tiver and Pelik band together to protect themselves, the heritage of Jad, and peace itself. This Omnibus collects together: Glint of a Suncatcher, Glint of a Ring, Glint of an Artifact, Glint of a Tower
Foundation Nail
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Foundation Nail is a short story of magic inspired by a real Sumerian Foundation Nail.