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Vintage Reading: From Plato to Bradbury: A Personal Tour of Some of the World's Best Books
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,750. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Vintage Reading brings eighty of the world's most unforgettable books out from behind the high castle walls, lowers the drawbridge, and welcomes readers inside. With lively and concise commentary, award-winning author Robert Kanigel throws an arm around the reader and becomes the tour guide to classics, best-sellers, lesser-known greats, and everything in-between.
Jabberwock
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Price: Free! Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A squad of soldiers takes a ride out to the middle of nowhere, thinking the Lieutenant sent them out there as punishment for posting pictures of his old lady. But in an empty stretch of desert lives a cave where they stumble across a man whose presence they can’t explain...who speaks in riddles and seems to know them. Before they can bring him back to base, an ancient evil marks them for its own.
OtherWhere: The Crazies
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Price: Free! Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
John Bedford leads an honest if unremarkable, life as a train station manager. But a chance encounter with a strange woman on the way to work looks set to shake his ordinary world to its core. Forgotten and disturbing events from his past begin to unravel the present as the bizarre Mary takes him on a whistle-stop tour of the OtherWhere, a world that only exists on the flip-side of reality.
The Story-Catcher: A Fantasy Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When a girl falls into a river in a Welsh forest, she enters the magical world of the Story-Catcher, a mysterious wizard who might just have an unexpected reason for her presence in his realm. This short story would appeal to fans of Lewis Carroll's "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking-Glass".
The Return of Alice
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,870. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Grown-up Alice has had a lousy life since she left Wonderland. But when she finally manages to leap back through the mirror, she gets one shock after another. Something has warped the magical realm, sending her reeling from one close shave to the next. And when she gets her day in the Queen of Hearts' court, the verdict could be even more awful than "Off with her head!"
The Hyperbole Engine: Collected Stories of Adventure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,960. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this short story collection of over 30,000 words of fiction, award-winning author Michael Hiebert gives you four of his best adventure/science fiction titles. There are three novella length stories here, one of which is a Carrollian piece not to be missed.
Automated Alice
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Price: $4.62 USD. Words: 44,430. Language: British English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Thrown by Zenith O'Clock, the writer of wrongs, from the Victorian age into 1998 Manchester, Alice encounters mutant hybrids, sinister gameplay, chaos theory, a robo-Alice, quantum physics, computermites, jigsaw killers, tickling vurt feathers, puzzle poems and an invisible cat called Quark. This edition is newly revised for ebook publication (2012).
God and The Jabberwocky
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,000. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
A book which makes Lewis Carroll's famous poem understandable and helpful to all. You'll know the meaning of all of Carroll's words and come to know yourself better than you ever have before. Achieve your goals and dreams and come to live a more abundant life, and that is WHY YOU'RE HERE, to live life more abundantly!
Ten Nobodies (And Their Somebodies)
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 81,880. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a creative work of fiction consisting of ten chapters, each of which is a narrative by a "nobody" who worked for otherwise served a "somebody"--a famous or well-known person in history. The "somebodies" include Shakespeare, Anne Bonny, Davy Crockett, General Custer, Lewis Carroll, President Taft, Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas, Marilyn Monroe, Vince Lombardi, and Meyer Lansky.
Ten Nobodies (And Their Somebodies)
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 81,880. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a creative work of fiction consisting of ten chapters, each of which is a narrative by a "nobody" who worked for otherwise served a "somebody"--a famous or well-known person in history. The "somebodies" include Shakespeare, Anne Bonny, Davy Crockett, General Custer, Lewis Carroll, President Taft, Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas, Marilyn Monroe, Vince Lombardi, and Meyer Lansky.