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Dangerous To Know
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Series: New Bay, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Jerome Mayer is tall, dark and dangerous to know. Normally Gemma would run a mile, but with a freshly broken heart maybe it’s time for this good girl to take a walk on the wild side. However the danger to them both turns out to be more than just emotional when someone objects to their attempts to uncover a corrupt land deal.
Royal Opposites
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,940. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
What can a coupon queen possibly have in common with a Crown Prince? Everything.
Cold Water
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,050. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
She's cynical, sarcastic and is hiding a dark secret. He's a moron. A cute moron, but still a moron. When these two polar opposites collide, chaos and broken plates are sure to ensue. But from the shattered porcelain, can something else blossom as well?
The Detective & The Unicorn
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 105,850. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
When a warlock from the magical world of the Morning Land murders Derek Ridder’s friend, the LAPD detective gets a new partner. Her name’s Tavia, and she’s a brash, driven unicorn filly. She identifies the killer as Sir William Teach, the one man she’s sworn to capture or kill. Together, Derek and Tavia must race to uncover Teach's plan to conquer both of their worlds.
The Wizard on the Mountain
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 92,760. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Justin is an insecure 12 year old who finds refuge in Sword and Sorcery novels and video games. One day, he finds a magic amulet. One thing leads to another, and he and his friend Jessica find themselves trapped in an alternate universe, searching for the wizard who can take them home.
Deadborn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 215,580. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Denver can be a haunted place, especially when you have an undead collector stalking you and a shambling horror is snatching kids. Being a monster fighter is a thankless job for El Walton: The world thinks he’s a social menace, an escaped mental patient is sleeping in his kitchen, and being a locksmith isn’t paying the bills. Things can’t get any worse...right?
Night Caller
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Gary appears to be a normal man, bit of a night owl but friendly with his neighbours. Gary, however is a vampire who spends his evenings trawling the city for just the right person to feed on. Returning to his apartment in the city to watch some television before retiring for the day. A new neighbour has moved in next door however, who intrudes into Gary's life a little more
I am a legend that is feared
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Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011 by Logophile Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
The first poem from Mr Grimez collection of poetry detailing the life and times of the wonderful Mr Grimez. Go on tuck in, this is poetry as you have never read before.
Confessions of a Velour-Shirted Man: Collected Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,700. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
No matter what modern angst ails you, there is always the curative power of surreal, modern, short fiction. If Rod Serling and Patricia Highsmith had a bastard child (and who's to say they didn't?) and that bastard started writing... well, the feverish results might be much like these unforced "Confessions."
Black Dress
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,210. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011 by YellowBay. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
With black dress – the saga of a girl whose fantasies lead to her being stalked by a killer (london arts council prize-winning story) and greek fire – a bored teacher tempted to sell his wife to a Greek goatherd (first published in the third alternative), comes this exciting collection of seven urban myths and nightmares by best-selling author clifford thurlow.