Books tagged: wasteland

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Satan's Little Acre
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2010. Category: Essay » Literature
Land for sale! Best Offer. Or free--if you are willing and able to take over annual property taxes at $4,000 dollars on one acre of swamp in Southeast Georgia. View at your own risk. No refunds.
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.
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?
Drawing Down the Stars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
On a dark, frozen world, light years away from Earth, the last remnants of humanity struggle to survive. With no light to heat their world, mankind must rely on Starfire dancers to draw the light from a distant star to warm their cities. Aewit is just such a dancer. She's loyal to her group, but when division among her people threatens to destroy everything she knows, which side will she choose?
The Assignment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,130. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Dome covered Atlanta, Georgia was prepared. Years after most of earth’s population was destroyed they began sending young adults into the world. This is a story of two teenagers’ on their fifteenth birthday were sent on assignment to explore the remains of an area which was once called Florida. What could possibly happen to two teenagers let loose along with two horses and their two androids?
After the Burn
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,700. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
This collection of two novellas and six short stories follows the exploits of a handful of survivors in a nuclear-devestated world ruled by the dregs of the earth; serial killers, child molesters, rapists, and cannibals, as well as radiation-evolved mutants. This is Ronald Kelly's most extreme work to date - including his acclaimed novellas FLESHWELDER.
The Outsider (short story - Atomic Wasteland Tales)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jacob Harkins knows that outsiders are forbidden to enter Raventon, but when a dying man collapses at the town gate, he can't turn his back. Little does he know, he's just set off a much larger chain of events... Atomic Wasteland Tales are set in the ruins of civilization, decades after a devastating global nuclear war. Life is harsh, death is cheap, and hope is a forgotten dream.
Messages from the Borderlands: Bad Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 and represented by Wize Willow. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Messages from the Borderlands are diaries and stories left behind after the earth was destroyed. These tragic and early survivor stories are uncovered and shared. Acts of desperation, treachery and violence are the norm in the post-apocalyptic world of the Borderlands, but occassionally, there is also hope. Bad Man is the story of one of these desperate survivors.