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The Rules Change
Series: Children of the Wells - Jaysynn, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,320. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 by Children of the Wells. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Book 2 - After barely escaping his own city alive, Jaysynn, the last heir to the throne of Kyzer, finds himself eking out a living in a refugee camp outside an enemy city. Stripped of what little power he had, Jaysynn considers accepting a new life of less responsibility. But a peaceful future of anonymity may not be possible if Governor Vac learns there is a son of Kyzer on his doorstep.
Grace Awakening Power
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,440. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
From the moment Grace arrives to stay with her aunt, she knows that danger has followed her. She grows more aware that beings from Greek mythology are all around her, fighting to destroy or defend her. It's the love of the man she's left behind that tortures her most, and her power is the only thing to save it.
Blue Blue City
Price: Free! Words: 153,700. Language: Australian English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
More avant-garde than if Lenin was an Irish policeman, Blue Blue City is a text produced by mangling Pride and Prejudice beyond all comprehensibility. I've never read it, and I wrote the thing. Daryl Jones is placed in several bizarre situations, and there's also a pregnant senator running around. Basically, a crap Finnegan's Wake.
The Doctor's Assistant
Series: Children of the Wells - Bron & Calea, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,230. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014 by Children of the Wells. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Book 2 - Where do you go when there’s nothing left? Bron and Calea are on the road to Thyrion in search of magic, but In the small town of Averieom, they find assistance—and more than they bargained for. Young Nyasha Cormorin has been assisting doctors in Averieom for years. But after the Cataclysm, she no longer feels any ties to the community. She’s determined to leave, and no one will stop her
Atlas, Broken
Price: Free! Words: 20,570. Language: Australian English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
(4.25)
“Things go right all the time, Hank. Just not for the right people.” Henry Ludlow is a man being crushed by the humdrum of modern life. His will is eroded as the world takes its toll on one little man. A depressing tale of a man's struggle against his life, 'Atlas, Broken', explores the burden of present-day strife.
The Fall of the House of Kyzer
Series: Children of the Wells - Jaysynn, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,550. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Children of the Wells. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In Thyrion, power is everything. But not for Jaysynn, the youngest of the Kyzer royal family and the only one unable to manipulate magic. In the wake of the Cataclysm, however, Jaysynn is the only Kyzer to survive. Ascending to the throne, he is overwhelmed by his responsibilities, the devastation of his city, and conspiracy brewing in his ranks. Even as Emperor, he feels like an outcast.
Breakthrough Philosophy
You set the price! Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
(4.50)
From the author of 'A Shaman's Black Cloak', 'Arin oh Arin' and 'Hivemind 2040+' comes a conveniently written compilation of personal quotes and philosophical sayings by Bryan Smith. Inside here, you will find a collection of profound, life-changing insights on the relationship between you and reality.
The Holder of the Key (Redux)
Series: Holder of the Key, 1. Price: Free! Words: 83,280. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In the first entry of the epic HOLDER OF THE KEY series, researcher Adam Thorne uncovers an mysterious artefact from a long lost civilization; the highly coveted Key of Elysia. At this discovery, he is tasked by billionaire business magnate Lucius Hart with building a team and tracking down more of these enigmatic gifts, starting with a shrine hidden deep within the Mojave Desert.
The Select's Bodyguard
Series: Children of the Wells - Bron & Calea, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014 by Children of the Wells. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When Bron, bodyguard to the Select, is jolted awake by an explosion, he discovers Jalseion in flames. Everywhere people are dead, buildings collapsed, whole neighborhoods demolished. The scientific center of the world…burning. What has happened to the magic that powers the city? Bron banishes fear and uncertainty as he crosses the rubble with one goal: to find her. Nothing else matters.
The Magic Spark
Price: $4.61 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: British English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
(4.00)
What do a successful London businesswoman and a Scottish castle owner have in common? A rom-com obsessed fairy godmother who won't stop meddling in their love life! 'The Magic Spark' is a light, enjoyable read, full of romance, fun, and a dash of magic.