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The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
Bobby Murdoch, Different Class
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 86,780. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
The rise of Celtic's Bobby Murdoch mirrored his club's emergence in the Sixties. With Murdoch in midfield, the Hoops became one of the most formidable teams in British football history - winning an unprecedented 9 Scottish titles in a row, 5 Scottish Cups, 5 Scottish League Cups to add to their immortal triumph in Lisbon in 1967.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
Freedom First, Peace Later
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Stu is a young soldier on his first tour of Northern Ireland and is enamoured with local girl Bronwyn, who has problems of her own, her boyfriend, Danny, and his links to the I.R.A, and her brother ‘s secretive lifestyle. Bronwyn's friend, Rosina, is hiding her relationship with a Protestant. When that news breaks, Rosina learns a secret about her past that has tragic consequences.
The Merfolk That Visited Hawaii
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
“Oh no! Tell me I didn’t see what I just saw.” Malcom said with dread. “You did see it and I don’t believe it myself” Barbara said with the most surprised yet melancholy look as they both watched the ocean where they were picking clams. They saw a mermaid with a green fishtail and black hair swim away going out to the deeper part of the ocean.
The Life Business
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
With astonishing power, award-winning author John Grant portrays the human facility to falsify history, using as his backdrop the beginnings of the late-20th-century troubles in Northern Ireland, as an unwitting mainland schoolboy finds himself caught up in a violence he barely understands. "...a compelling coming-of-age tale" (Declan Burke, Crime Always Pays)
Do You Like Oranges?
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Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 13,690. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three powerful short stories about a bleak period in recent Irish history when ‘heavy’ methods were used by the police to clamp down on dissent.
Voices
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A journalist working on a small time mid-Ulster newspaper takes on freelance work that leads to depths of horror he could never imagine as blood sacrifice stalks the land