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Laird Barron (ology)
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Price: Free! Words: 166,680. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
About the work of horror writer Laird Barron, and is a companion to the Laird Barron (ology) website http://lairdbarron.blogspot.com and collects the content found at the site. The various entries and elements can also be browsed there. Barron as a writer often works in a Lovecraft type tradition, using his own Pacific Northwest and in particular Washington State mythos. Also noir influences.
Beneath The Surface of Things
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,200. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A homeless man trapped in a hell of his own making finds a reason to hope in "Redemption Song." A camping trip turns into a race for survival after the discovery of a bizarre artifact in "The Taking of Michael McConnolly." A man begins to question his sanity as patrons at a cafe begin to vanish one by one in "Charlie's Lunch." Over two dozen exceptional tales of terror.
Before Leonora Wakes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,250. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Red Piccirilli is a runt, a dreamer, a naive boy with an imaginary friend and little else. But right before summer vacation starts he finds an albino girl trapped in a shed behind a local house. After Red frees her, the world he knew quickly unravels into something more mysterious—an unsteady reality where a man with silver teeth and buzz saw voice points him toward the true meaning of sacrifice.
MalContents
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,580. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011 by Grand Mal Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Four thrilling, disturbing novellas by Randy Chandler, Gregory L. Norris, Ryan C. Thomas, and David T. Wilbanks.
The Mythic Body - Activate the Power of Your Authentic Self
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 63,740. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Body and soul are one. The Mythic Body - Activate the Power of Your Authentic Self explores the connection between body and soul by way of emotions. Inspired by the work of Carl Jung, the purpose of this book is to map the territory of soul and to approach the myth or the story of soul as told by the body and the unfolding of our day to day life.
Urban Mythos
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,310. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Sixteen-year-old Zydeco Hill uncovers a plot to capture former mythical creatures and expel them to a barren world filled with hungry beasts. Two years since his own transformation from griffin to human, he’s been attending clandestine meetings of the city’s ex-mythical creatures. When the police raid one such meeting, he discovers the conspiracy goes all the way up to the mayor’s office.
Heller
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Series: Brett Hope, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Deputy Sheriff Hope finds more than he bargains for when he picks up the runaway bride of a ruthless land owner. Too bad he already has troubles of his own in the form of a pursuing demon.
Study Guide: Hero with a Thousand Faces (A BookCaps Study Guide)
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Series: Study Guides, Book 70. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The perfect companion to Joseph Campbell’s "Hero with a Thousand Faces," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.
Succor the Child: a Lovecraftian Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
After viewing a sixth-grader's bizarre chalk drawing, one impressionable townsperson begins to see more than just childish scrawls, and curiosity about the drawing's subject becomes an all-consuming obsession—literally. Originally published in The Big Book of Bizarro, ed. Rich Bottles Jr and Gary Lee Vincent. Bridgeport, WV. Burning Bulb Publishing, 2011.
Innsmouth Magazine: Issue 10
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Series: Innsmouth Magazine, Book 5. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012 by Innsmouth Free Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Contains six shorts stories of the weird and fantastic. “The Sleeper on the Throne” is a sword-and-planet tale in the vein of Clark Ashton Smith. “A Ship With No Mast” tells the story of a shipwrecked man who is saved by an unlikely vessel. “The Lost Continent” also features characters at sea, following the epistolary narrative of a ship captain. “Notrees” moves the action to arid Texas, where two