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The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
I'm scared of the darkness...
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Price: Free! Words: 310. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
I see it coming toward us... Do you?
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
Making Waves
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Series: New Bay, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Cassidy needs a holiday and her friend's cottage sounds perfect for healing the bruises from losing her job and her fiancé. Josh is also looking forward to a break after months of non-stop work. His friend offers her cottage and Josh thinks it's just right for some time to let his hair down and revive his social life with his buddies. One cottage, two unsuspecting occupants, a recipe for romance?
Old -Fashioned Romance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Rebecca is an old-fashioned girl at heart. All she wants is a perfect gentleman who will pay attention to her during a date, not his mobile phone. Is this too much to ask? Frustrated with the current dating scene, Rebecca tries somethng a little bit different, but does she get her man?
Iconic Poetry - Poems on Life's Favorite Icons
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Delightfully fresh, this upbeat collection of rhyming poems offers an almost comic take on some of the world’s most iconic brands we love to love. Modern day poet, Sara Lauritzen, has captured the spirit and essence of life’s current trends in her charmingly casual style. Prepare to be tickled.
On the Other Hand
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Series: Jamie and Ryan, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,590. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A mix of gripping story with fascinating facts on left-handedness.Everyone should think left-handed - or so 14 year old Jamie thought when she tied her hand behind her back for a day-long protest in school, against persecution of left-handers over the centuries. When her friend Ryan faces bullying at its most deadly, their research into prejudice takes an unexpected and dangerous turn.
The American Idlers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
The American Idlers is a collection of 67 poems that explore the fragile and fleeting moments of two young lovers as their relationship and intimacy gets punctuated by political tension, disillusionment, and the invisible hand of freedom.
How Blue is my Valley
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,510. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The true scents of Provence? Lavender, thyme and septic tank. There are hundreds of interesting things you can do in a bath but washing dishes is not one of them, nor what writer Jean Gill had in mind when she swopped her Welsh Valley for a French one. Discover the real Provence