Books tagged: modern fantasy

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Xenolith
Series: The Convergence, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 126,200. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.16)
Lassoed, knocked down, face planted in the dirt -- best thing to happen to Frank Bowen in years. When wife Liz went missing in the wilds of Belize, the constables of San Ignacio could find no trace. Years later, on a pilgrimage to her remote 'grave,' Frank is abducted and whisked away to a place he can't identify, by people whose motives and origins baffle him. Could this be what happened to Liz?
Not Dreamt of in Your Philosophy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,730. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A secret society of cats that pull the strings of history...the strange relationship between trolls and football...a congressional hearing concerning terrorists and dance lessons. You've never dreamt of things like this. Award winning author and poet Lynn Veach Sadler presents over twenty of her speculative stories in this unique collection.
Sleepwalker: The Last Sandman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,570. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(3.00)
A dark force is born from the imaginations of two young brothers, casting a shadow over Nod, the mercurial land of dreams. When the malevolent entity abducts the Sandman, and then snatches its own creators from their cozy beds in an Iowa farmhouse, the boys’ cynical father must rescue his sons and save the Sandman before the sleep-deprived citizens of the world burn everything to the ground.
Mill Avenue Vexations Volume 2: The Calm Before
You set the price! Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Volume 2 of Mill Avenue Vexations – The story continues into the next three chapters with the disappearance of one of the kids who performed the ritual at ASU. Vex visits a gypsy, Madame Summer, for advise about a particular magickal item she found at the site. Fear runs high when further strangeness stalks the remaining ritual performers and Vex attempts to find them before something evil does.
Blood Magic: Mizar
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 66,150. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2010. Categories: 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
From the Night, the Prince Rises (An Ashen Twilight Prequel Short)
Price: Free! Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
For centuries, a group of immortals consisting of Nightwalkers, Lycans and Shifter Elves have lived under mortal eyes. Banning together for safety and survival, they created the group of houses lead by a select group of Patriarchs and Regents. Outside of the mortal realm, the Aziza fairies dwell in peace. A benevolent race of immortals whose main job is to assist human hunters on their quests.
What I Dreamt Last Night
Price: Free! Words: 79,630. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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Enter the dream world of a woman whose boyfriend is too good to be true.
Mantis Nights: Book 1 of the Mantis Series
Series: Mantis. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,400. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Late at night, when the sidewalks are quiet, Mantis Shed walks with his eyes closed. Engaging visions, he becomes one with fantastic worlds, battling mighty warriors, conquering fantastic realms. Mantis chooses when to come and go. It’s the perfect escape from a boring world. Then, when visions begin to trap him, losing is no longer an option and winning is a matter of life and death.
Mantis Coma: Book 2 of the Mantis Series
Series: Mantis. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,950. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In this second installment of the series, Mantis finds himself in a coma. Meanwhile, a wicked spirit in human forms treks across the country en route to kill him. Without a body to fight with, Mantis must find a way to ward off the evil intruder or die motionlessly.
The Tale of the Siamese Painting
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
"The Siamese Katie’s silk-white face gazed serenely at Johnny as soon as he woke. He felt happy the entire school day for the first time in years." Johnny bought a Siamese painting from the dump in the village. He thought he bought himself happiness... and found he'd bought himself an enigma.