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Parley After Life - D.I.Y. Guide to Death and Other Taxes
Price: Free! Words: 123,250. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
"An unusual picaresque fantasy that is at times sweetly amusing and at other times deeply disturbing. This book seemed to me like The Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy meets Dante. If that combo makes you faintly queasy, well, don’t say I didn’t tell you." Self-Publishing Review by Avery Hurt: a full-time freelance writer in health and science journalism. Please add your review here or at Goodreads
Galactic Pioneers
Series: Science-Fiction Book Set, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 and represented by The World Mall Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
This is actually 5 short stories that all run into each other more like a novel with chapters. If you like Star Wars, and Star Trek type stuff, this out there type space-ship hopping, planets and their monsters, weird dimensions all rolled up into one. If that is your thing then read on...
Spin
Series: TTA Novellas. Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 22,910. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013 by TTA Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In ancient Greece Arachne challenged the gods with her weaving skill so they turned her into a spider. Nina Allan's 'Spin' weaves Greek mythology, science fiction and alternate history into Layla Vargas' journey across an alternate modern Greece. Layla is a surrogate for Arachne so fate and destiny, powers of prophecy and possibly those gods are implicit in her story and those of people she meets.
Keeper Of The Keys-- Book 10
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Returning from an arduous journey Tess takes time off to relax and attend Gladys's wedding. But relaxation takes a back seat when Gladys points out the results of having nearly died. Grasshoppers return to the fairy demesne and Tess cleans up that and a couple other problems she left there. Indicators hint that Lilith is not dead and there are still problems to be cleaned up from that journey.
Mania and the Executioner
Series: The Gods' Executioner Series, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Cole's misadventures take him through the Polynesian pantheon, a fraternity that is a front for some unsavory netherworld types, the Celtic fairy world, and a trip to Greenland that involves dealings with the Inuit pantheon. Mania and the Executioner is a humorous contemporary fantasy with a bit of romance and is the second book in The Gods' Executioner Series by A.L. Bridges.
The Blue Lady
Series: Blood Mage Verse. You set the price! Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Calliope Bránán is a Blood Mage. It's not always easy to balance your life between the magical and mundane world but she does her best. The fact that her boyfriend, Lucas, is a vampire and she has her work for the Guardians keeping the peace in Maine makes it that much more difficult. When a friend asks her to help find a missing little boy she and Lucas have to hurry to rescue him.
Dark Moon Gates: Witches' Gates Saga Book 1
Series: Witches' Gates Saga, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,150. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Willa, witch and H.S. Junior doesn't yet know that the substitutes infiltrating her school are Faery Sidhe in disguise. Or that they plan to sacrifice her baby brother to seal the Gates between the humans and Faery forever. She has two weeks--until the Dark Moon--to save him. If she fails, the human world will perish from lack of magic. If she succeeds, a prophecy says she will be struck blind.
Der Schrein auf dem Berg
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: German. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Seit Jahrhunderten steht ein kleiner Schrein, ein Shinto-Heiligtum, auf einem einsamen Berg in Japan. Weshalb er dort überhaupt gebaut wurde, weiß heute niemand mehr. Auch Takeo nicht, der Sohn des letzten Priesters. Nur die alte Teru hat eine Ahnung …
Out of Time
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 63,220. Language: British English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Holidaying in Settle, a Dales market town, Margaret is very aware of the past still lingering in the old buildings and ancient churches. Her interest in history leads her to some amazing revelations.
The Foul Mouth and the Troubled Boomworm
Series: The King Henry Tapes, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,280. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
King Henry Price has faced down the Coyote Nation, he's faced down the Vampire Embassies, he's even making money from his Artificer Shop now, but nothing could prepare him for . . . his ex-girlfriend. Valentine Ward, the one and only Boomworm, is in town.
The Faerie Prince (Creepy Hollow, #2)
Series: Creepy Hollow. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,870. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
With graduation just weeks away, guardian trainee Violet Fairdale should be focusing all her efforts on her final assignment. Life, however, is about to get in the way: faerie queens, enchanted storms, complicated not-just-friends feelings for her assignment partner, and a murder within the Guild itself. Graduation is about to become the least of Vi’s problems.
Oscar and Josephine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
In 1880, in the aftermath of their parents’ divorce, nineteen year-old Josephine and her brother Oscar, only six, can do nothing to prevent the destruction of their family except pray. But the divine answer they receive is not what they expected. It is God’s will that the distraught brother and sister should stay together always. They will never grow older…and they will never die.
Feyland: The Complete Trilogy
Series: Feyland, Book 5. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 206,600. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Fiddlehead Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
FEYLAND: THE COMPLETE TRILOGY – Award-winning YA Urban Fantasy - All three books in one epic digital bundle ~ Faeries. Computer games. A boy from the wrong side of the tracks, and the girl he's afraid to love... What if a high-tech computer game was a gateway to the treacherous Realm of Faerie?
Feyland: The First Adventure
Series: Feyland, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Fiddlehead Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
(Short story prequel) High-tech gaming & ancient magic collide when a computer game opens a gateway to the treacherous Realm of Faerie. Jennet Carter never thought hacking into her dad’s new epic-fantasy sim-game would be so exciting… or dangerous. Behind the interface, dark forces lie in wait, leading her toward a battle that will test her to her limits and cost her more than she ever imagined.
Death in Sedona
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Ben is an entrepreneur whose knowledge and insight are sought worldwide. Bob is a renowned inventor with numerous patents and winner of The Noble Prize in Physics. Join Ben and Bob as they travel to faraway places...their next exciting experience and yours is only a CLICK away. In this novelette, picturesque and hauntingly beautiful Sedona, Arizona is the scene of eerie happenings.
Goddess Legacy
Series: Goddess Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 96,850. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Penning Princess Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Legacy is an average teen with a crush on Adin, the hottest guy in school. Her life is typical, normal even, until she learns her mother is a Greek Goddess and she is changing into one too. Legacy a goddess? Um, yeah. Right. But when she meets the new guy in town, River, she discovers the truth of her heritage, and the legacy she wants just might not be the legacy she is destined to have.
Black Hounds
Series: Exiles of Ambercross, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,530. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Corpus Christi's Faerie underground has a problem. A Phooka-specific problem. And it's Casey Winter's job to fix it.
Dinosauria - Part IX: The Hunt for the Nuevogato
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Following the events of Dinosauria - Part VIII: The Harrowing... The truth about the Nuevogato has been revealed to the residents of Dinosauria, and they are not happy about it. Jack Pennywise and his friends find themselves on the run as every faction in Dinosauria screams for their blood. Can Jack still prevent the destruction of a world that was never his?
Hummers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Literary fantasy published in Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine, chosen for Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror 5th Annual Collection (St. Martin’s Press), and nominated for the Nebula Award. Laurel, dying of cancer, receives the gift of a hummingbird feeder and learns magical lessons from the birds who visit her.
'Dinary Thumb and the Purple Danger
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,950. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Darby Dawson searches for a kidnapped boy, has his school overrun by crazed insects, deals with an evil substitute teacher who arrived from another dimension, and finds a distant relative, ’Dinary Thumb, who may be a true-life super hero with extraordinary powers and abilities.