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Predators and Prey - A Three Story Collection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,890. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Three stories about predators, and whether their quarry survives... An assassin fights to escape the consequences of his hit, while trapped in the men's restroom in the Vatican. A wildland firefighter must use his mysterious powers to save his crew from a roaring inferno. And a mercenary game hunter tries to collect his final prize - a woman with the most powerful psychic ability ever seen.
The Giant of the Tidesmouth
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Series: The Wandering Tale, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,110. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Hedmund had always been a big lad - but by the time he reached manhood, he was the biggest of them all. When he and his fellows leave home to take up the lives of mercenaries, Hedmund finds all sorts of advantages come with being big. Women notice him – and men fear him.
The Mercenary
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Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jona is a mercenary who for the first time finds himself figting for a prinicple rather than money, but does he value his principles more than life itself?
Remember Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,100. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Ron Bower has just woken up in a strange laundrette with no memory. A dead midget has fallen out of the dryer. Now things are going to get really strange...
Oh, Fiddlesticks (A High Fantasy Short Story)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Oh, Fiddlesticks: It takes a certain kind of man to talk his way out of trouble and it takes an exceptional mouse to talk his way out of a jail cell. Yet, that’s exactly where the young and mischievous Fiddlesticks finds himself. It’s going to take all his tools of persuasion to talk himself out of this mess and to escape from a mercenary commander’s clutches.
The Baobab Accord
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,680. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The winds of change are blowing through the sub continent, where a ruthless despot supported by his vicious military generals, and on their payroll are many hundreds of foreign mercenaries; collectively they have been, and currently are practicing mass genocide on a population of five million people, in an attempt to make them compliant and docile.
The True Story of Jonathan Vera
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,410. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ex-soldier Jonathan Vera is having a tough year. Instead of despairing he chooses to barter his military experience for quick money. When his new potential employers tell him that the job involves hunting vampires, he suspects that perhaps they are not quite sane. Now Jonathan must decide whether his new employers are crazy or, much worse, telling the truth.
Dynamiting Daddy's Dream House
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,450. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When his ex-wife died leaving their four-year-old daughter, Annie, alone, Troy Garrett came home from the wars intent on creating a new life for the two of them--starting with a beautiful house overlooking the Pacific. A construction accident leaves his house in the ocean and sexy construction manager Jill Villars is responsible. Clearly he can't let such a careless woman in Anie's life--can he?
The Blight Of Mortloche
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You set the price! Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
As a weary traveler enters The Dead Tree Arms tavern a chance meeting with an old priest will send the duo into a deadly struggle against evil. A dark fantasy tale of death and despair set in the town of Mortloche.
Turning Point
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
A short story of around 800 words. We all reach points in our lives where we face a crucial decision. For the young woman in this story, the choice is very much one of what path her future will take as she closes in on the man who is unwittingly very much a part of that decision...