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
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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
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.
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.
The Death Coach
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Vampires revealed themselves and the party ended. They abandoned the old ways to embrace legal recognition, cheap blood from the grocery, and the new drug Pacivamp that calms them. Gerard Martin, undead for two centuries, now wastes his nights playing online games. Desperate to regain his passion, he hires a self-proclaimed life coach for the undead. A death coach.
Interview for Immortality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Gerard Martin just wants someone good to bite. Seeking to create another vampire, he surfs the government's website for legally sanctioned vampire-applicants to receive his embrace in exchange for cash. Gerard contacts three candidates and arranges interviews, never suspecting how strange his night will become.
New Young Immortal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Gerard has had a tough time training Aiden, a recently turned vampire, in the use of his powers. His young charge cannot control his strength, speed, or senses with precision, and Gerard fears letting his new young immortal visit his mortal friends, lest he accidentally injures one of them. Or is Gerard really preventing Aiden from going out because he's lonely without him?