Books tagged: catacombs

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Lynne Ellison's The Green Bronze Mirror
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Price: Free! Words: 38,840. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations
Karen is playing on the beach when she finds an ancient mirror buried in the sand. She looks into it, and is transported back in time to the Roman empire. Finding herself a slave, she faces many hair-raising adventures in her struggle to return to her own time. Read author Lynne Ellison's account of how she wrote this book on her website http://www.filedby.com/author/lynne_ellison/3820272
Dark Corners: A Faerie Justice Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Solae has kept his family alive during the horrible years of Paris’s occupation by hiding in the catacombs. Solae’s father was murdered by the Germans in the first days of the occupation. Solae's magic can make light out of nothing. Now, Solae wants to help defeat the Germans. He wants to use his magic, but how can light save his city, his people, his family?
Death Mask and Eulogy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Bad Ducky Industries. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Nova Coates is a tomb guard late at dog hour in the deep night. He protects a noble house's dead from thieves and wizards. He lives among undertakers, death mask artists, and eulogy poets, until thenobleman's daughter commits suicide. This inexpensive novelette revels in themes of beauty, madness and the grotesque, from the author of strange books Last Dragon, Never Knew Another, and Maze.
The Travels of Tuckmouse
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,430. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A family crisis launches Toby Tuckmouse on a mission to the mysterious land of Egypt. Travelling by horse tram, steam train and sailing ships, he meets strange creatures and odd folk along the way. He survives all dangers by land and sea to reach his destination, where fresh adventures await him. Ever the perfect gentleman, Toby engages every challenge with characteristic courage and resource.
The Prisoner of the Shadows (A Chapter Book)
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Series: Heroes of the Highest Order, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
THE DARK ENEMY NEVER RESTS, BUT NEITHER DO THE HEROES OF THE HIGHEST ORDER. Dan learns he's even more powerful than he thought when he and Page search the catacombs in Italy, escape the enemy in the streets of India, and follow in the footsteps of Mother Teresa to rescue their grandfather from the Prison of the Shadows.
The Sibyl's Urn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,160. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Welcome to a mythological dream time in which nothing quite makes sense, yet everything has a logic of its own. Powerful goddesses linger behind curtains--one brushes her fingertips over your eyes, laden with an opiate like bee pollen on a summer's day. This is a fantasy, pieced together by late lamplight from author notes and studies of ancient Rome. Odd spirits keep knocking the inkwell over...
Catacombs of the Damned
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 62,020. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A neglected manor house conceals a shocking secret which dates all the way back to the witch hunts of the 17th century and to those who would steal living bodies in the quest for eternal life. When the new owners and their gypsy allies investigate they find themselves lifting the lid on the terrifying secrets of an underground chamber of horrors.
The Exodus Journal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,870. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Fourteen-year-old Zeke had heard all about the Exodus in school growing up, when entire cities were displaced so that new technological megacities could be built in their place. New Paris was so predictable, so boring, and Zeke longed for adventure. When his rival, Millie Matisse, shows him a strange coin and asks for his help, Zeke is pulled into a mystery that started at the dawn of the Exodus.
The Raven's Sepulcher
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,070. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
After being sent to live with her grandmother in a secluded colonial farmhouse in New England, Allison, a teenage girl, learns that her family is connected to a secret and ancient cult.