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True Calling
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Even with a successful career in advertising, Richard Cassidy isn't happy. He feels like he hasn't fulfilled his calling in life. With a big presentation looming, Richard considers the direction he has been going and flees. Reaching the roof of his advertising firm, Richard inches towards the edge. When he makes the leap something amazing happens and Richard embraces his true calling, finally!
Trick or Trap
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Price: Free! Words: 13,280. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
It is Halloween and demons are invading West Hollywood's Carnival. Also known as the Parade, it is the largest Halloween event in the world. The Bikini Girls, a team of bikini models and part-time crime fighters, are summoned to investigate and fight the demons. More spoof than spooky, the story is a treat with a few tricks and a fireworks show thrown in for an amusing Halloween read.
Alfie's Woods
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 48,210. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011 by Alfie Dog Limited. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Alfie is fascinated when Hedgehog is recaptured following his escape from the Woodland Prison. Alfie assumes that Hedgehog should be given sympathy. Hedgehog, overwhelmed that any other creature should care about him, finds the strength to change his life. Alfie’s Woods is a story of the power of friendship and the difference it can make to all of us.
Healing Waves: A Charity Anthology for Japan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Last March, when I heard the news of an 8.9 (some reports placed it at 9.2) earthquake and seven meter tall tsunami hitting northern Japan near Honshu, my first thought was concern for my daughter-in-law’s relatives. Her father lives in Tokyo, but she has aunts and a grandparent in Osaka in northern Japan. I know very little about Japanese geography.
Ashes in the Hearth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
This story is about the special link between a man and his grandson and the magic contained in an old apple tree. The short story collections Five Fantastic Fantasy Tales Vol. 2 and Ten Fantastic Fantasy Tales both contain this story.
Tales of Weird Fantasy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,840. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In this collection of stories you will discover magical swords with unfathomable power, ghosts, the future of crime, an alternate universe where the royalty of Europe's power never waned until the 21st century, and meet the children of fictions most iconic monster. These tales are as diverse as they are weird.
Summer Storm
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Series: Books Written during NaNoWriMo. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,040. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Summerfield grew up traveling from one odd place to another while his parents searched for enlightenment. And yes, he does work for the nation's leading paranormal publication, Wolton World News -- or Woo Woo News as the scoffing locals call it. That doesn't mean he's prepared for all kinds of weirdness in the last place he expected to find it . . . Omaha, Nebraska.
A Scene from the Life of Shadowfax- Gandalf's Horse
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
It's not easy being a wizard's horse.
Gingerbread House
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Series: The Dark Woods. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,150. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Part Two in the Dark Woods Trilogy. Once upon a time, there traveled a poor opera company in Germany. With them was a brilliant young composer whose career was yet to be written by history…and a young soprano whose tragic past was forgotten even by her. A dark opera–a simple children’s tale–becomes a nightmare, driving the soprano to face her worst fear. Into the woods we go…
First Bite: The Wicked Queen's Tale
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Series: The Dark Woods. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,840. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The first volume in The Dark Woods Trilogy explores the sinister origins of one of the fairytale world’s most frightening villains–The Wicked Queen. Her quest for unmatched power and beauty seems unstoppable – unless the destiny of an innocent girl is something more than meets the eye.
Struck by Inspiration
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Author Guy's latest masterpiece is in jeopardy. His Uncreative Muse wants a sequel… His Hero is already dead… His romantic leads are romantically inclined… His parallel planes of existence are crossing… He doesn’t have a villain… And his lunch is late again. What’s an author to do?
Chasing His Own Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
His Muse is on strike... His Hero hates his lines... His Villain has sworn revenge... The Editors are in revolt... What's an Author to do?
The Grind Show
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,120. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
For those who can see demons there is but one maxim: hunt them down until your luck runs out, and then hope for an easy death. Or so Jason thought until one hellish night in a desert ghost town leaves his life in ruins and his soul tainted with demonic power. Now the tables are turned and he's the prey. But at what price is he willing to buy his freedom?
The Justice League of Prozac
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
It isn't easy being a superhero.
The Hippie Photo of Doom
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
What do you do when you see yourself in a photo you can't possibly be in?
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Dead Beatle
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Sherlock Holmes takes on his greatest case, the Paul McCartney death clues.
Dogwalking
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A man, his dog, and an important lesson in civics... With monsters.
Mr. Snuffleupagus Is God
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Seriously. He is.
Jewelry Jinx
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
When someone is stealing from the magical community, the call goes out to the E.S. Peters agency to find the thief. Tiffany enlist the aid of witch spirit Magee Reyes to track down the villain and get the goods back.
Masters of the Sun
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Series: Dawn of Enlightenment, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by SSN Storytelling. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The world ended ten years ago, but life and politics keep on going. When the trade caravan brings word of a new force rising in the west, a force rumored to wield magic, Jack Simmons journeys with a man he does not trust to discover the truth behind the rumors. What he finds there will change him forever, and usher in a new era for mankind. Assuming it does not kill or enslave them all first.