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The Jewel and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,850. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2010 by Inhousepress. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
All stories—be they strange, visionary, comforting or enigmatic—are about love. Love of our home, our friends, the Universe, or even of a tropical plant; love of your daughter, or just each other… Of love before we were born, and lonesome love of that which is gone forever. Love of an idea. Or even just love of writing. If you love Love, you’ll love these stories. Love makes us all one.
Hemingway's Bed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
In this short story, Ernest Hemingway sails on.
The Unquiet Grave
Series: Caitlin Ross. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,070. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
When witch Caitlin Ross stumbles on a magician's plot to raise a violent demon, she must reclaim power she once renounced to thwart his plans. First in the Caitlin Ross series.
The Green Lady
Price: Free! Words: 57,690. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A charming and deeply spiritual book charting a journalist's search for stories of transformative encounters with the mysterious Green Lady, guardian of the forest. These heart-centred and soul-connected stories lead him to his own personal transformation, deep within the ancient, mystical forests of South Africa's Garden Route. Read this book... and be transported by magic and wonder.
A Greasy Spoon Life
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
It's a difficult stressful week when you start talking to your cutlery... A crazy, silly, funny and sad story about a poor depressed spoon. Have a free chuckle today, and never be comfortable in your kitchen again. A story of 2300 words.
Yew Manor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Little does Robert DeMolay know that the manor he inherited is in a reality a bridge between worlds.
Confessions of a Gaming Attendant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 235,590. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
I have one year to tell my story, one year to change it all... before it is too late.
Dance Into the Dark: A Living in the Shadows Novel
Price: Free! Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Kenna always felt that she and her family were different, but she had no idea just how different until the night she witnesses something extraordinary happening in her own back yard. Flung into a world where vampires, werewolves, witches, and demons lurk in the shadows, she must learn where her place is, both in the world of light, and in the world of shadows.
Sanctuary
Price: Free! Words: 101,520. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In the aftermath of their mother's death, Tyler, Sarah, and Benji Rose are sent to live with their grandfather in rural Colorado. Secrets lie just beneath the surface in their new home. As the three teens begin to unearth them, a world of magic is revealed- a world of both darkness and light, safety and peril, family and loneliness. Journey with the Rose siblings into the deepest heart of magic.
The Eighth Square
Series: Fayborn, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,170. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Fayborn, #2 - Dodging unwelcome encounters with the supernatural is making Petra Godfellow's freshman year very difficult. Emissaries from the imprisoned Faerie Queen are looking for her. Members of the Green Kingdom Militia watch her everywhere she goes. Worst of all, servants of James Oberon keep trying to kidnap her. All because they believe that Petra is a direct descendant of Robin the Puck.
Nothing, but a dream
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a story I wrote for a contest. You had to choose a picture and make a story. It's based on a character I'm working on in my Magicka story. Cynthia is not the chosen one, she is the cursed one. Her life isn't easy after her grandmother disappears. However, this is strange account is not in the book. It's nothing, but a dream.
Peregrin
Series: The Convergence, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 123,090. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
(Sequel to Xenolith). Frank Bowen braves three portals and a parallel world at war to find the wife he lost years ago in Belize, but the reunion inexplicably bombs. The Liz he finds is much evolved from the woman he married. Can Frank rekindle what they once shared, survive the coming purge and convince her to return with him to the land of their birth?
Louie the Bee: The World Belongs to the Insects.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,540. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The story moves on from "The Insects Prevail" In some ways it is a modern version of “Robin Hood” in that humans affected by greed and dishonesty, find Louie and his compatriots to be a means of gaining justice. Woe betide anyone exploiting others! In this second book about Louie, he and his friends discover an unbelievable place to live. Its a magic story.
The Uncertainty of Death
Price: Free! Words: 74,980. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Something is wrong with Death, an immortal being who has stood by the dying since before the dawn of time. The only clues lie in two appointments gone horribly wrong with two seemingly unrelated mortals. Is this a mystery that can be solved or the beginning of an unwinding destiny?
Pilot
Series: The Channel Riders, Book One. Price: Free! Words: 81,850. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Pilot is a contemporary Sci-fi story that merges elements of military conspiracy, technology and an ancient Guild of Families who can secretly navigate channels in the oceans to cross space. They have built a secret merchant society stretching through a multitude of universes, but the world is changing and soon their secrecy will be at an end.
Princess Maya and the Crystal Ball; A Fairy Tale For Grownups and Children at Heart
Price: Free! Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Maya (illusion in sanskrit), is a princess who has been challenged to discover her self-identity via voyages in a crystal ball, a gift she mysteriously received from 'Prince Karma' on Friday, November 2011 (11/11/11; the latter wished her a safe trip and asked her not to forget her princedom. Alas! her journey begins on Earth as a secretary in a giant corporation where she soon forget
The Changeling King
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,270. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
One summer, four teenagers disappear whilst swimming in a remote lake. Everyone believes it’s a tragic accident. But this is only the beginning of an adventure spanning time and space. The Changeling King is a fantasy adventure that combines high fantasy with horror and mysticism.
Blood Shadow: Book of Daniel
Series: Blood Shadow, vampire series, Book 2 ยท Young Adult. Price: Free! Words: 41,590. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Blood Shadow: Book of Daniel is the second book of the new-age vampire series. It's game-on for the vampires and their protectors against their immortal enemies, a raging pack of hunters. Family lines are blurred and the battle becomes clouded, as Daniel moves to the forefront of the ages-old confrontation.
The Sky Drafter
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Childhood fantasies become reality. Adrian discovers why the sky is blue.
An Unusual Gift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Mia is delighted at the opportunity of moving into a cottage by the sea with her mother. Through her hobby of shell collecting, she meets and befriends a sad and lonely mysterious woman on the beach, who also shares her love of seashells. The friendship leads to a most unexpected and extraordinary discovery.

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