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Stone Guardian
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Price: Free! Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
During the yearly ritual for the Cireara, protectors of the standing stones, Sila’s big sister will make an extraordinary sacrifice. When during the ritual the yellow haired men attack, the future of Sila’s people and of the standing stones is seriously jeopardized. The story is inspired by the Avebury stone circle and the West Kennet Long Barrow burial mound.
Steenbeschermster
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Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: Dutch. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Tijdens het jaarlijkse ritueel voor de Cireara, beschermsters van de staande stenen, zal de grote zus van Sila een buitengewoon offer brengen. Als tijdens het ritueel een aanval van de geelharen plaatsvindt, komt de toekomst van Sila’s mensen en de staande stenen in groot gevaar.
Story 31: A Dwarf
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 20. Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
The Last Kobzari
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Kobzari, or "those who play the kobza", were once itinerant, usually blind, Ukrainian minstrels whose purpose was to preserve the Ukraine's rich oral folklore. Thanks to the vile machinations of Stalin, they have become all but a foot note of a shadow in history.
Werelord Thal: A Renaissance Werewolf Tale
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Series: Werewolves in the Renaissance, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 164,490. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Thal embodies the ancient magic of the pagan past. He challenges a world conquered by a spiritual system that denies the flesh and forgets the Earth. Although wanted for Devil worship and shape shifting, he still boldly walks the streets of 16th century Prague. Jesuits hunt him. Mercenaries fear him. Musicians sing his praise, and women are captivated by his alpha swagger.
Untold, A Berringer Family Novel
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Series: Berringer Family Novels, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 115,350. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
An American Gothic Fiction full of twists and turns that will keep you on the edge of your seat as the mystery unravels. A psychological thriller that will leave you waiting for the next book in this Dark Family Saga. Untold, is a finalist in the Reader's Favorite Book Awards!
Secrets
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Price: Free! Words: 21,320. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It’s fascinating to discover your family history or is it? What if you find out something you’d rather not know?
The Wrong Girl (Book 1 of the Freak House Trilogy)
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Series: The 1st Freak House, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,710. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013 by Oz Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
It's customary for Gothic novels to include a mysterious girl locked in the attic. Hannah just wishes she wasn't that girl. As a narcoleptic with a strange affliction, Hannah knows she's lucky to have a roof over her head. Yet freedom is something she longs for. She did not, however, want her freedom to arrive in the form of abduction. Especially when she realizes her kidnappers got the wrong girl
Horology of Babbling
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Price: Free! Words: 50,600. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(2.00 from 1 review)
A strange adventure into the mind of a reincarnated pirate. Many different stories are unfolding as one adventures from the seven seas to seven devils. Most of the philosophy in this book are expressed to conjure an eclectic background allowing for exploration of Revelations and the mysterious Whore of Babylon. Nothing is as it seems in this first novel by the author.
The Messenger
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Price: Free! Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
In the time between lifetimes, a familiar message made it's way to my ear. The need to know if this was the work of my father's hand goaded me to leave the safety of my hiding place. My burning desire to thwart my father's will compelled me to come and hear The Messenger. I never should have taken his bait.
The Hanging Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
In the old west punishment comes swiftly. Especially when the crime is murder. Mort Clancy - a pathetic drunk - had one to many drinks at the local watering hole and he did something stupid: he shot the sheriff. Now there's a new law in town, and Mort's on his way to the hanging tree. But the hanging tree has a terrible reputation, and what dies on the tree doesn't always stay dead.
The Song of the Sea
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: British English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
An ancient evil lurks in the sea off the Cornish coast. "The Song of the Sea" is a free short story of approximately 2,800 words.
Return to Rhonan
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Series: Lords of Rhonan, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 74,750. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Revised New Edition Formerly published as Banished from Rhonan. Katy Walters is the author of Possessed from Rhonan. An historical time travel romance. Brooding heroes, feisty heroines, ghosts and a vicious demon. Jessica dreams and past lives.In her dreams, American therapist, Jessica McGregor slips back over the
Att de i tid må väckas
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Price: Free! Words: 68,350. Language: Swedish. Published: February 8, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Skräck, folktro och romantik i 40-talets Sverige. Hilda flyr hemmet eftersom hon är gravid och inte vill att hennes far ska upptäcka det. Hon rymmer en natt genom Bergslagens skogar och når utkanten av en by där tvillingarna Lia och Märta bor. De tar hand om henne men uppträder allt mer märkligt.
Skeletons in the Rum
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Price: Free! Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Skeletons in the Rum - 4746 words - When alcoholic, Victor Birdsong's life falls apart and leaves him with nothing but his bottle of rum, he unknowingly finds himself in Pieter Bruegel's painting, Triumph of Death. This horrific tale takes you through the dark side of art, depression, alcoholism, and redemption.
Själseld
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Price: Free! Words: 95,150. Language: Swedish. Published: December 14, 2012 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
1669. Häxprocessen rasar, vid de pyrande askhögarna i Mora sörjer en flicka sin avrättade mor. 1676. Regalskeppet Kronan går under i ett slag med den dansk-holländska fienden utanför Ölands sydöstra kust. Den svenske amiralen Lorentz Creutz lik flyter iland. Samme man som dömt häxorna till bålet i Mora.
Story 22: The Boon Companion
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 17. Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
The Cross and the Black
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Series: The Cross and the Black, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 16,590. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Amid the squalor of Renaissance France, the brash and beautiful gay prostitute, Claude Severin, is struggling. Debts multiply, homelessness looms, the one-eyed monk ever spits of his reprobation. When a mysterious stranger offers him a golden chance, Claude, desperate, ignores the shadowy nature of payment. He's happy enough at the chance to raise his station, but at what cost to his soul?
Of Secrets, Letters, and Lions
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Series: Secrets of the Lion, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012 by Inked Paws Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
"Father has started keeping secrets so deep and so large that he has locked himself in his study..." so starts the series of letters that Hannah Hunt sends to her best friend in America. With her friend's encouragement, Hannah teams up with her younger sister in hopes of solving the mystery surrounding their father. But what the girls are unaware of is just how dark and deadly his secrets are.
Story 3: The Painted Wall
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited them with a more modern format, including punctuation and styling, to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.