Books tagged: science and magic

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Art Appreciation 101
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by Glair Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A hapless man reduced to a night time security guard in a Metropolitan art museum is confronted by a lost child that speaks no English. He has 20 minutes to solve her riddle.
Not Really Galileo
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
All kids have a folklore about their neighbourhood, whether it's an old woman who's really a witch or, in this case, a derelict house that's haunted. Two boys decide to watch an eclipse at the dead of night. -0- The world is full of wonder and meaning yet, today, to understand it we seem to have to choose between science and superstition. I prefer the daydeaming, storytelling way.
Mercy Mission (Tank Science Fiction Series #2)
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Series: Tank, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Russian Mob has called on Tank and his crew for a humanitarian job this time. Tank initially doesn’t want the job, but on hearing he will get the toy he has always dreamed of owning as part of his fee, he eagerly agrees. Everything turns to mush quickly and Tank and his crew find themselves hard pressed by the Canadian Guard. It’s a fight to survive and save the refuges.
The End Begins: The Nine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 144,180. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The Nine. Once an academy for training students in the ways of wizards and alchemists, has become a facility for harvesting the powers of students for study. Cassarah Telmar escaped the Nine, vowing to bring it down. But is the choice to live as a slave or to die with freedom one she can make alone?
The Imageverse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
Need a picture of your future mate? Or a complete description of the next big tech item? Look no further than the Imageverse, the crystal ball of the future.
The Wizard of Light Meets the Wizard of Rock and Roll
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Maxie is on a mission for the cash-strapped high school of science and magic she attends. She must convince the hottest rock band on the planet to come and play for their school fundraiser or watch her school get shut down. But when she actually gets an audience with the band, she finds nothing about them is what it appears.
The Science of Harry Potter -- Presented at Prophecy 2007
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
A lecture presented by Professor George R Plitnik at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This lecture discussed how some of the magic in Harry Potter could be accomplished by the science of today or of the near future.
Realia: E Pluribus Unum
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 81,900. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Realia: E Pluribus Unum. It's not just Science Fiction any more. The God Particle is discovered in 2012 by the Large Hadron Collider in Geneva Switzerland, the largest and most expensive Scientific Experiment in history. The governments of the world attempt to exploit the powers of the most fundamental particle and the keystone of the universe, but they are thwarted by a 10 yr old Tibetan Monk.
Clown World: Issue 1 -
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Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Imagine a world. The Imago Mundi is Natasha's personal favorite masterpiece. It has the ability to port inhabitants on Earth to an entirely new planet in a distant galaxy. However, it is also a dangerous toy that should not be left unsupervised. Her apprentice has taken liberties with the device while the static reality on Earth has been breached by a deranged mage. Monday no longer exists.
Miranda's Magic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,200. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
What if you had powers that were … well, like a witch? You know, moving things around without touching them, making plants grow in minutes, affecting electrical currents—little things like that. At first, learning the family secret is fun and exciting for soon-to-be fourteen Miranda Hutton. But what if her ability to control the elements around her suddenly becomes a matter of survival?