James Bailey

Biography

Well for those that are interested I am an Australian who writes mainly out of self interest and as a hobby. I have a BA in History and Politics and am interested in a broad range of literature.

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Books

The Answer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Brent has been searching for evidence of the afterlife, ghosts, anything supernatural for years with no success. With his money beginning to run out and resignation setting in, Brent receives an email from an unknown sender suggesting he pay a visit to a simple house in a nearby city.
Atonement
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Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00)
A man sits on a bench in front of his old school remembering the place where one particular day changed his life and those of many others dramatically years earlier.
Brainjack
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Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00)
A space station around Mars has suffered a series of strange murders. Jack, the security chief of the station, must struggle against the odds to find out who or what is causing these deaths before he becomes a victim himself.
Opposing Resistance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
John has fought against the rising domination of the Covax Corporation for months. Their revolutionary new drug giving them a near unlimited bank account and growing stranglehold over the government. An opportunity has arisen that could give him the chance to strike a death blow to the company, but will old enemies stop him on his way?
New Exodus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,910. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A new home has finally been found by one of the seven ships that abandoned Earth thirty years earlier. Seth is one of the first to set foot on the planet and explore what appears to be a paradise. Things are not all they seem however, and they might not be the first people to arrive on this world.
Show Off
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,710. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
David is bored with his life. After years of slaving away in a dead end job he has come to the realization that his thirty odd years have amounted to nothing. A violent encounter with some home intruders however, has shown David that there may be another way to make an impact on the world that can leave his name on the lips of people for a very long time.
Wishful Thinking
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Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00)
Jack is convinced that vampires are real, determined to find one and convince him to transform him into an immortal. Unfortunately Jack might not be ready for the world he is trying to enter.
A Gnomish Invention
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Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Trouble has come again to the town of Stolten as an elf maiden collapses inside Durban's Inn, the last member of her party that had gotten lost in a blizzard. Durban goes out into the storm to rescue her friends with the unwanted help of his gnomish friend Foggle. However, once again Foggle shows his worth in the strangest of ways.
Infiltration
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Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.00)
John is a prospector on the moon of Callisto. While on a surveying trip he finds a derelict ship at the bottom of a valley. Checking out the wreck he realises that this vessel has no business being anywhere near the moon. As he explores the interior the real reason for the crash becomes clear.
Pale Reflection
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Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the near future death is little more than an inconvenience, a mind can simply be transferred into a new body upon death. Sam, a young boy, watches as his mother slowly passes away in front of him. He struggles to understand how her mind and consciousness will be transferred into a new body and that she will be the same mother he grew up with.
Rising Fears
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,930. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.00)
A major natural disaster with the potential to wipe out much of the human race is on the horizon. Four acquaintances work for an agency trying to prevent knowledge of the impending destruction from getting released to the general public and causing a global panic. Three are having doubts about the motives of this agency however, and begin to realise that not everything is as it seems.
Fall of the Lich
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,650. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(2.00)
Azriel has conquered the continent at last, turning whole populations into undead. Raised as revenants these undead are immortal and still retain their thoughts and memories although their bodies slowly decay around them. Azriel has stumbled across a living child, a distant relative of his that escaped the slaughter. He chooses to spare this child which causes him to question his own motives.
Stolen Fears
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00)
A young hacker has found some documents he shouldn't have, the world is going to end in a matter of a few years. Unfortunately the hacker dies in a car chase fleeing the police, but not before he passes on the information to his friend Michelle. Soon government agents are chasing the woman as she enlists the aid of a climatologist to try and figure out what to do with the information.
Bleak Rock
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
An accident on a distant asteroid mining base has plunged Seth and his fellow miners into despair. Food is running short, power is running low and tempers are flaring. As Seth and his work mates struggle to shut down as many power draining systems as they can, others have more brutal ideas for how to survive the long wait till rescue.
Lonely Child
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Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00)
John is a young boy of ten years, inquisitive, playful, mischievous much like any other ten year old. John was born and brought up in zero gravity however, never able to walk on Earth. An opportunity has come up for John to talk to some other children on the surface and John must wrestle with his own envy of their life while realising they envy his life in outer space even more so.
False Impression
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Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Bron and Rast thought it would be an easy pay day, kill a wandering party of orcs that are harassing a nearby village then reap the rewards. The battle might just be harder than they thought though with some unexpected allies helping out.
Grave Ties
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Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00)
Lost, thirsty and sunburnt, Frank sees a petrol station in the distance, gleaming like an oasis. All Frank wishes to do is resupply and head back where he came from so he can find his brother and give him the proper death he deserves rather than leaving him a mindless creature roaming the countryside for new victims.
The Last Man
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Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.00)
The universe is dying, slowly each star is petering out until everything goes dark. The last civilisation has entrusted it's future to one ship searching for a planet that can still support life. Elim is the sole remaining pilot and is running out of resources to bring his people back to existence until a glimmer of hope appears in the distance.
Night Caller
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Gary appears to be a normal man, bit of a night owl but friendly with his neighbours. Gary, however is a vampire who spends his evenings trawling the city for just the right person to feed on. Returning to his apartment in the city to watch some television before retiring for the day. A new neighbour has moved in next door however, who intrudes into Gary's life a little more
My Own Universe
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Price: Free! Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Simon was a successful student with a promising career ahead of him. However, a new immersive video game has been released where he is able to create his own world and shape and destroy it however he wishes. Simon grows addicted to this game and as his addiction grows worse he begins to lose touch between what is real and what is just part of the game until tragedy results.
A Gnomish Solution
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Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The town of Stolten is a quiet Dwarven town occasionally interrupted by the odd explosion from the nearby Gnomish village. Durban, the local Innkeeper, finds he must enlist the help of the local gnomes and their contraptions in order to save his town from an impending invasion. Unfortunately their solution could be more dangerous than the horde of creatures that are about to attack.
My Last Train Ride
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Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(4.00)
A short story of the last train ride a Jewish person takes until their arrival at a death camp.
Lucifer's Return
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion
God has left our world, Lucifer has returned to take control. After centuries away Lucifer returns to a world that has changed dramatically from the one he knew. Lucifer struggles to understand modern society and is appalled at the atrocities mankind has managed to inflict upon itself since his feud with God.

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