The Moment of Truth
Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
There is something decidedly strange about the new family in Treeview -- the ones with the odd haircuts, pointed teeth and strange attraction to vegetables. Life has gotten odd since they arrived and now it's up to three local ladies to take care of the problem! The short story is followed by a preview of the first chapter to the novel Beware the Wrath of Bunny Hopper.
The Origin And Evolution Of Religion And Science
Price: Free! Words: 157,330. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
A simple, unified model of nature and of the dimensions of time and space demonstrates how the evolution of our species naturally led to two symmetrical yet seemingly incompatible ways that our ancestors learned to understand nature; religion and science. Each of the stages in the evolution of nature, and of human awareness of nature, of religion, of science, and of language is analyzed in depth.
Fractime Equilibrium (Part 6)
Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 22,250. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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When John Mackinac discovers a single surviving derelict machine ship near the center of the galaxy, the ship's AI gambles on a bold plan for another chance to conquer the multiverse. It begins with destabilizing the Higgs field and pushes all humanity to the brink of annihilation unless John Mackinac along with the crew of the Family's new timeship can find it. (ver 2.0)
Fractime Shadows (Part 5)
Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 22,280. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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John Mackinac and Scott learn the machine's first officer has escaped and now commands forces threatening humanity from its own past. With the help of a forsaken part of the Family, John and Scott journey back over 65 million years to the Cretaceous Period in a daring attempt to stop an alternative evolutionary path for Earth’s humanity. (ver 2.0)
Fractime Legend (Part 4)
Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 28,380. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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John Mackinac learns that the creation of a space-time rip threatens the multiverse with increasing instabilities, dangerous paradox loops and disastrous changes to the Family’s past and future. Mackinac and Scott travel over a billion years into the past to the center of the Milky Way, to discover the truth behind the legend, stop the impending rip and restore the Family’s timeline. (ver 2.0)
Fractime Prophesy (Part 3)
Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 41,490. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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With allies in adjacent universes facing certain defeat, John Mackinac and Scott uncovers an ancient machine ship, hidden between universes that is intent on destroying all organic life but has recruited humanity to win its Universal War. John and Scott must somehow destroy the ship to save the rest of humanity before the machines can escape. (ver 2.0)
Fractime Sojourn (Part 2)
Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 23,090. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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When John Mackinac stumbles upon a means to stop the enemy entering his universe involving the reversal of the Earth’s magnetic poles, an ancient and secretive society, the Family, comes to the NGA’s aid in this seemingly impossible feat. The Family, citing an archaic legend, enlists John to their cause claiming he is the key to ending the Universal War. (ver 2.0)
The Cat's Meow: A Halloween Anthology
Price: Free! Words: 23,420. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Meankitty Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Three splendid short stories full of black cats, Halloween, surprises, and even a little romance. Another anthology from Hera B. Magic and the authors of the Here Be Magic blog. 23,000 words. Stories include "Kit's Cat" by Cindy Spencer Pape, "The Tenth Life of Vicky Torres" by Shona Husk, and "The Night Shift" by Angela Campbell.
Fractime Symmetry (Part 1)
Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 49,710. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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The NGA's Agent Scott enlists John Mackinac’s help in unravelling the truth behind a time-inconsistent artifact (TIA) discovered on the island of Martinique in 2052. Using technology developed by a top-secret NGA research group, Mackinac and Scott trek across the multiverse to discover if the TIA proves terrorists also have this technology. (ver 2.0)
POR OUTRO LADO - A Simplicidade do Reino
Price: Free! Words: 15,140. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth, Essay » Sociology
POR OUTRO LADO é um desafio a testar a profundidade dos valores que carregamos e a rever as verdades que sempre tratamos como absolutas. “Qualquer questionamento a uma verdade só terá o poder de reforça-la. Isso se ela for realmente verdade.”
The Girl with No Shoes
Price: Free! Words: 16,020. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Visionary & Metaphysical
Meet Arielle. She loves nothing more than to spend time with her dog, Britches, and her cat, Nosey, in a secret place they call "The Hollow". One day at "The Hollow" they find a girl wearing no shoes. This girl with no shoes inspires them to take a magical journey to a place where magic began.
Medusa
Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
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When a bullied high school student turns to her mysterious neighbor for help, she ends up with a bigger and much more terrifying problem.
Tales of the Hanged Man: The Hundred Bones
Price: Free! Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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Tales of the Hanged Man tells the tale of William Rhys, accused of a crime and hung by the Lord of the land. Three days later, he came back to life. Now, cloaked in his burial shroud and back from the dead, William Rhys stalks the land as the dreaded Hanged Man. The hangman's rope that took his life is now his weapon of vengeance as he hunts the wicked and evil in medieval Britain.
Corpus Vile: Death in the City, Chapter 1: The Red Judge
Price: Free! Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Pro Se Productions and Author Jim Beard return you to the horror and terror of Corpus Vile in this debut chapter of Beard’s serialized novel Corpus Vile: Death in the City!
Locked
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A child is locked in a bathroom for an entire day. The darkness is bad. The growling from beneath the sink is worse. And what the child discovers in those shadowy recesses is more than he could possibly imagine. As an adult, he tries desperately to make sense of the inexplicable, reliving the experience that will haunt him for the rest of his life.
BACKPACKING IN 1952 with an Aussie through Scotland, Scandinavia and Western Europe
Price: Free! Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In 1952 I went on a 2 month backpacking tour through Scotland, Scandinavia and Western Europe, a distance of 4.284 km of which 1.897km I hitch hiked by various means. My tour would not have been possible without the use of wonderful Youth Hostels in which I stayed virtually every night. In those years there were no i phones and my camera only had 8 exposures to a roll of film.
JESUS & Co. (#3): Machetes and Machine Guns
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Roman hordes gather near the Great Wall. Joshua and his people have allied with the Amazons to ensure the safety of the wall. However, they've sent in an undercover team into the Roman camp to obtain special info. From the wall they track the team's movements until...something deadly happens.
Just For TEENS: Abuse, Violence, Depression, Drugs, Death & How To Understand Your Parents
Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by On The Fly Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Meet Jaime Buckley. Husband, father of 12 and grandfather…cartoonist, fantasy writer, game maker and champion of youth. He IS a kid in all but age…and now he wants to share why his life’s mission is to help you to a better place.
Prey: A Vampire Paranormal Thriller (Predator & Prey Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Lily works the night shift at a radio station in a ruthless city; creatures roam the streets and prey on the innocent. As she leaves work, Lily is attacked but from the shadows an ally emerges. Wolf tells her she is not prey and sets off to right a wrong. What she sees in the dark heart of the city will change her existence forever. Has Wolf taken on a force too big? Will Lily survive the night?
Good Morning Let the Stress Begin
Price: Free! Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
Nine causes of stress, followed by fourteen ways to reduce your stress