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Blood Magic: Mizar
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 66,150. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Dean. A teen with problems of his own. Being fed lies his whole life has hardened his perspective on the world, but he soon realises it was to mask him from something more dangerous and sinister, the truth. Dean finds himself caught in a vicious and ferocious magic blood war, the sides being those magically gifted and those artificially gifted. And somehow, Dean is the main target for their leader
Ill Wind
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 163,970. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Kevin J. Anderson & Doug Beason A supertanker crashes into the Golden Gate Bridge, spilling oil. Desperate to avert environmental & PR disaster, the oil company uses an oil-eating microbe to break up the spill. But the microbe, becomes airborne . . . and mutates to consume petrocarbons: oil, gas, synthetic fabrics, plastics. When all plastic begins to dissolve, it's too late. . .
Alien Faith
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,120. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Inheritance of an object not of this world leads to an unexpected direction. Believe in fact, theory, or an unseen force? Decide now and run for your life. Elijah and his girlfriend make this choice, while finding the truth, narrowly escape death, and find love in this present day sci-fi adventure.
Monsters in the Attic: Aliens, Terrorists, and One Voluble Raccoon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,860. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Space aliens have invaded the earth! Unfortunately nobody knows, at least until Gabe, pet-sitter and jump-blues bandleader, finds himself face-to-face with a raccoon that talks like Louis Armstrong. The animal hosts an alien who explains that he and his colleagues have come to Earth to save mankind … but they need Gabe’s help. Unfortunately Gabe can’t shake the feeling that Ronny is lying.
Looking Back on the Summer of ‘87
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Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Mary is alone when her car breaks down on some god forsaken back road in the middle of nowhere. Then she hears singing and follows it... to discover something quite unexpected.
Mammon
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Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A spinster devotes herself to a shamefully selfish form of charity work, until the day a stranger enters her world...
The King's Apprentice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,510. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011 by Holbrook Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Seventeen-year-old Duncan is thrust into a parallel universe, a modern day Earth where magic is applied on an industrial scale, and dragons and knights keep a tense peace. Duncan is the only one who can find Mar’Morvyne, a sorcerer who’ll rewrite the laws of magic this parallel Earth depends on, killing millions. First to die will be Carla, the girl Duncan's met in a dream every night for a year.
Five Photographs
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Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Follow our intrepid photographer, Lasca, on her quirky quest to document the Gianni, a rare and intriguing species of lover.
The Heidelberg Ghost - A Romantic Comedy (Do You Spook German? Series - Book 1)
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Series: Do you spook German?. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,160. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
***A MODERN DAY FAIRY-TALE THAT'LL MAKE YOU FORGET YOU HAD DINNER COOKING ON THE STOVE.*** Fall in love with the charming and quirky characters in this fun paranormal romance and adventure, as Andrea and her friends go on a quest to set Volker free from his ghostly demise. This story is set in Germany, with its rich history and traditions - Ireland is not the only place with cool castles, ya know
Keeper
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Price: Free! Words: 45,130. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
As a Drea, Taylee Pierce, is a walking energy bong—or that’s how the gift stealing Rygons see her. Her ability to control minds in their hands could mean the destruction of the Kember and Drea race. Laced with speed, strength, and a physical ability, each Kember holds the key to not only defeat the Rygons, but to protect one Drea until death.