Henry Lion Oldie

Biography

HENRY LION OLDIE = DMITRY GROMOV + OLEG LADYZHENSKY

Dmitry Gromov and Oleg Ladyzhensky are professional Science Fiction & Fantasy co-authors from Ukraine who write their books under the penname "HENRY LION OLDIE".
From 1991 to 2012 H.L. Oldie had published more than 200 books (including reprints and translations) or more than 40 original books (first prints); as well as several anthologies.
As of today H. L. Oldie had published more than 30 novels, 10 novelettes and more than 70 short stories.
The total amount of all H. L. Oldie's books sold up by September 2012 is more than 1.500.000 copies. H. L. Oldie had obtained more than 30 Russian, Ukrainian and International literary awards and prizes.
At “EuroCon-2006” International European SF & Fantasy Convention H. L. Oldie got a title of The Best European SF & Fantasy Writer of 2006 (ESFS Award): http://esfs.info/esfs-awards-2000.html#2006

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Books

The Price of Money
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
One winter night, Oswald van der Groot got lost in the forest and came to an unknown city. Local residents were hospitable and generous; they never required a coin for food, services, or dwelling. Later, Oswald found out what price he paid. The citizens of the town knew the real price of money.
So Much Ado About Paleness, Maestro!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Achille Morazzi, Maestro of fencing, was treacherously murdered. His son, Morazzi Junior, had to escape from Venice to save his life. On his way to Verona, Morazzi Junior spent the night in a cave and shared his meal with a statue of an ancient god. The god honestly paid the young man for his generosity.
A Djinni Named Conscience
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Jammal, a merchant, by mistake freed Abd-al-Rashid, a djinni imprisoned in a gold pendant. The djinni repaid the merchant by becoming Jammal’s conscience. From that day on, whatever the merchant did, the incorruptible Conscience stood behind his left shoulder.
The Ballade of the Twins
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Each man in the world has a doppelganger, or a twin. Father Ignatius is a righteous monk, but his doppelganger, Judge Jodem Langbard, is a sadistic murderer. Father Ignatius’s righteousness and piety make his doppelganger more and more cruel and bloodthirsty. How does one destroy this lethal bond?
Here and Now
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Siegfried von Maintz attacks the lands of Opole with his army. Swords and spears are unable to stop the cruel margrave. But there is Martzin, the apprentice of a powerful wizard. Martzin has a magic set of chessmen; with their help, one can return to the past and change it.
Shmagic
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Price: $5.55 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Shmagic is a whimsical fantasy novel that follows the brooding hero Andrea Musculus, a wizard-malefic from Rettia Kingdom, who is pushed to investigate the disappearance of some children from the small town of Yatritsa. Demon hunters, Fate-twister, connection between a syndrome of the broken magic - "Smagic" and High Wizardry - usual life of any battle magi.
Way of Sword: Kabir
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You set the price! Words: 147,270. Language: Russian. Published: December 24, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Мир, в один из моментов времени разошедшийся со средневековой Землей, свернувший "за поворот". Мир, в котором холодное оружие одушевлено но даже не подозревает что люди - "Придатки" - также обладают разумом. Но давнее искусство убийства вновь поднимает свою голову...
Одиссей (дилогия)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 199,550. Language: Russian. Published: October 28, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Я, Одиссей, сын Лаэрта-Садовника и Антиклеи, лучшей из матерей. Одиссей, внук Автолика Гермесида, по сей день щедро осыпанного хвалой и хулой, и Аркесия-островитянина, забытого едва ли не сразу после его смерти...
Une Vie Qui n’a pas eu Lieu
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You set the price! Words: 4,190. Language: French. Published: October 24, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Albert, un étudiant, rêvait de jeter un coup d'oeil au futur, pour savoir si sa vie future correspondrait aux dires des horoscopes, des diseuses de bonne aventure, des prophètes. La rencontre avec l'adorable Geneviève exauça son voeu. Mais pourquoi cette femme sanglotait-elle sur un lit froissé?
La Fin Justifie les Moyens
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You set the price! Words: 3,520. Language: French. Published: October 24, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
L'héroïne est une jeune ambitieuse qui se moque des convenances. Mais toute la colonie, située sur une planète extraterrestre, adopte la même conduite. Et c'est une véritable épidémie qui commence, une épidémie de folie.
Герой должен быть один
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 151,550. Language: Russian. Published: October 13, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Миф о подвигах Геракла известен всем. Но не все знают, что на юном Геракле пересеклись интересы Олимпийской Семьи, свергнутых в Тартар титанов, а также многих людей — в результате чего будущий герой и его брат Ификл с детства стали заложниками чужих интриг. И никтоне знает о смертельно опасной тайне, которую хранит Амфитрион - земной отец Геракла.
Золотарь, или Просите и Дано Будет
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: Russian. Published: October 7, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Милиция пытается закрыть дело об зверском избиении юноши под явно надуманным прелогом. Его отец, провинциальный редактор, вынужден начать собственное расследование, приведшее его в странную фирму "Авгикон", и далее - на темную сторону Интернета, где словесные баталии оборачиваются кровавой реальностью
Anabel-Lee
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: Spanish. Published: October 3, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Después de la Gran Quiebra en el océano nadan tales depredadores como peces “estantes”, compuestos de niveles múltiples, y los mortales “cordones eléctricos”. Al mismo tiempo, en la isla de San Sebastián, un joven de nombre Renaldo está enamorado de la bella Anabel Lee, sin darse cuenta de los trágicos acontecimientos venideros…
Viens me voir dans ma solitude
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: French. Published: October 3, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Les gens disparurent. Personne ne venait plus vers la rivière qui partageait le monde de vivants et celui de morts. Un batelier fatigué attendait en vain à un passage. Son bateau se fendait, ses rames pourrissaient ; sur l'autre rive, un chien hurlait. Mais un jour, une femme avec une faucille en bronze arriva au bord de la rivière...
Releve-toi Lazar
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: French. Published: October 3, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Il voulait faire revenir l'amour perdu de sa femme. Il trouva un homme qui ressuscitait pour de l'argent le sentiment mort. Mais bientôt il eut besoin de se débarrasser de l'amour-zombie.
The End Justifies the Means
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The heroine is young, ambitious, and sick of all the rules and conditions. And the whole colony of earthlings on the other planet is sick with her. Thus began the epidemic.
The Eighth Circle of Subway
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Competition in a subway - one wrong step and infernal machines turn you into mincemeat. Seven circles of hell, seven circles of the tournament. Did people ever use it just as a transport?
Master
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You set the price! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Is it easy to be a student of an executioner? Of a great, brilliant executioner? Probably not. And if one day, your master should become your victim? Then, you have to remember that: "Master cannot teach bad things." The short story "MASTER" by H. L. Oldie got "FANCON" Prize as "The Best 1994-95 SF & Fantasy Short Story in Russia and Ukraine" in 1995.
Nevermore
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You set the price! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Ravens were the only survivors of the last war on Earth. One of the ravens finds a bottle with a genie inside and makes a wish...