Books tagged: faustian

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The Devil and Jimmy Biscuits
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Fifteen year old James Pearson wants three wishes in exchange for his soul, and hasn’t traveled all the way to Hell to take no for an answer. Can Lucifer talk sense into the boy, or is Jimmy going to learn things the hard way?
Angels and Electrons: A Sub-Suburb Tale
Price: Free! Words: 40,430. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Set in the sub-suburbs, where trailer park and white-flight suburb rub elbows, this story rollicks across decades, from the 1980's to the present. An addled man tries to escape the shadow of his genius but despairing father only to find himself subjected to the same temptations to find the answers to life in a radio device designed to talk to angels or the dead. A fat, Faustian German opera.
House of Scarlet
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Madame Scarlet made a deal with a devil. Now he has come to collect. One night of bargains, sorcery and adventure await the courtesans residing in the House of Scarlet. Lilly, Holly, Rose, Iris, Daisy and Scarlet hope that the past does not cost them more than their lives.
The Game
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A hapless geek finds himself on the beta program for a revolutionary operating system - in a Faustian deal that grants him the perfect job and perfect life in exchange for simply giving his blessing to the program. As with most things that come so easy, he found this life less than fulfilling, and watches in horror as the program he endorsed rains chaos down on the world.
Our Own Demons
You set the price! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A short story detailing the conditions and consequences of a teenager's Faustian pact with a hellish entity.
An angel over Manchester and a devil in Seville
Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A 15 minute 3 character play,somewhat Faustian in nature. The story revolves around Robert a young, gifted flamenco guitarist from Manchester, whose soul is wanted by two angels. Both offer him what he wants, but which path will he take? Is spirit given to us? Are some people more soulful than others? Why if this is, is it so? Read on to find out what path Robert takes.
The Sinful Life of Lucy Burns
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,240. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Lucy Burns wants a normal life, and she could have it all if only she could break free from the job she hates. That job? Facilitator to hell. And her boss is a real devil. Sassy, fun, and wickedly funny, The Sinful Life of Lucy Burns is a fast and stunning read perfect for any occasion. Elizabeth Leiknes’s fresh writing and comic wit will stick with you long after you've put the book down.