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The Morticians Apprentice
Price: Free! Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
When Vince took the job at the funeral home he didn't really know what to expect. He thought he had prepared himself for the worst... He was wrong... Now everything that Vince thought he knew about the living and the dead is about to be turned upside down. The Morticians Apprentice is a breath of fresh air in the zombie genre.
Mister Pepper's Secret
Price: Free! Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Mia, an imaginative and grown-up fifth grader, befriends a dog, Mister Pepper who just happens to be of stone. With a bit of magic she and her dog Bubbles learn the secret of how Mr. Pepper, who was once a real live dog, became a statue. A heart warming story that may have the reader looking at the world in a different light.
The Cabin In The Woods
Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Successful author Josh Brantley becomes bored and restless with his life and decides to go on a walk in the forest. Going down a dark path he has a fall and loses consciousness. When he awakens he is unable to separate dream from reality as he is met by 3 impossibly intelligent humming birds, and a spectacularly beautiful goddess of a girl. Will his life ever be the same again?
The Ishim Underground
Price: Free! Words: 103,430. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Post-apocalyptic adventure. Two cultures at odds, the emerging city state of Auckland and the nomadic peoples who surround it. An extremely organized young man tries to hide from the consequences of a rash decision, being robbed by old ladies and genetically modified megafauna that roam the waste.
The Silver Serpent
Series: The Absent Gods, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 117,210. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2009 by Gryphonwood Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The frost creeps again. Taught the sword from childhood, Shanis Malan's only dream is to be a soldier, but a woman cannot join the Galdoran army. She thinks her dream has come true when Prince Lerryn hosts a tournament in her town, but she is snatched her from her home and carry her into the midst of a quest for a legendary artifact that can save the world from the minions of Tichris the Ice King.
The Goddess Queen: The Rys Chronicles Book II
Series: The Rys Chronicles, Book 2 · Rys World, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,330. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Kezanada agents of Queen Onja stalk Shan with enchanted weapons. Dreibrand Veta's growing list of victories has increased his influence, but the rebellion proceeds slowly for Miranda whose children remain captive in Jingten. Shan's armies will soon confront Onja, but she will tenaciously defend her throne, and Shan will discover that he does not know the powerful secrets of the Goddess Queen.
People In The Curtains
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,120. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2009 by Anna Florin. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A young Aaron survives a terrible illness only to discover he is now "linked" to the world beyond. He is persued by dark creatures from the other side. Can he escape them? Can he survive? A crime scene unfolds and the boy becomes deeply involved. An exciting detective story with a twist of the bazaar. This is the first book in a series. Second book is called "Life Returned", available now.
Poetry for my Mother
Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This collection features almost all of the poems I have written for my mother, for either her birthday or Mother's Day. In general all of my poems come to my mind out of the blue, so these were a little harder for my to write as I had to sit down and write something specific. If you enjoyed this collection of poetry, please let me know.
A Turn of Curses
You set the price! Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2009 by Prairie Star Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Nineteen year old Selina has a life many would love–praised, served, and spoiled. The only problem is she didn't choose that life, because it comes with a heavy price. She will soon die, like all Healers, when the mark of Y'dom completes its pattern around her neck, and hers is nearly complete. She has one chance for adventure, one that could save her life.
A Man of Few Words
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,990. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2009 by Peaks Island Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A lighthearted look at the critical events in Jane Austen's famous novel from the perspective of Fitzwilliam Darcy.
Regenerated
Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Cela had always hoped she'd find Jorgen again someday...but was this really Jorgen? A tenderly bitter tale of love and changes first published in Quantum Muse, and part of the collection PENTANGLE: FIVE POINTED FABLES. Carolyn Kephart is the author of the acclaimed epic fantasy duology WYSARD and LORD BROTHER, available in a single volume as THE RYEL SAGA: A TALE OF LOVE AND MAGIC.
Phantoms
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,080. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The world is ruled by the ruthless Committee of Public Safety. It's a world gone mad where having more than one child is a crime. Yet the Sanctuary dares to defy them. Will their technological superiority be strong enough to defend their existence?
Catch an Honest Thief
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,730. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
An Indiana Jones-style caper across the desert of New Mexico; high-tech gadgets, a mystery and a romance. Alexia must protect the crystals that power the city of Haven. Going undercover and stealing the crystals seemed like a great idea--until a real thief showed up. Confessing her duplicity might help Chris, the attractive new security chief, but it would cost Alexia everything she holds dear.
Your Call
Price: Free! Words: 170. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A short poem about autumn's many faces. Which does it show to you?
The Meteoric Rise of Simon Burchwood
Price: Free! Words: 88,680. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
On his way to New York to celebrate his impending literary success, Simon Burchwood is the prototypical American careerist. But a quick detour to Montgomery, Alabama to visit a childhood friend sends Simon on a bizarre journey, challenging his hopes and dreams of becoming a famous writer. This is a character study that delves into the psyche of a man who desperately tries to redefine himself.
The Peppermint Major
Price: Free! Words: 390. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
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Daughter Am I
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,400. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When twenty-five-year-old Mary Stuart learns she inherited a farm from her recently murdered grandparents -- grandparents her father claimed had died before she was born -- she becomes obsessed with finding out who they were and why someone wanted them dead. "A delightful treasure hunting tale of finding oneself in a most unlikely way." --Publisher's Weekly
Alone in the Company of Others: A Novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,690. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2009 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
With a cast of eccentrics that rivals "The Royal Tenenbaums", ALONE IN THE COMPANY OF OTHERS is about people and their treasured possessions, and the distinctive role that each of us plays as part of a group dynamic. The book questions where each of us essentially exists — within the singular, the plural, or both.
Dark King of the North
Series: The Kobalos Trilogy, Book 3 · Kron Darkbow, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,090. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Kron Darkbow and companions have survived the mean streets of the city of Bond and the dangers of the Prison Lands, but now they dare to journey into Kobalos, a dark northern land ruled by King Verkain. It is in Kobalos, in the darkest of hours, alone with enemies all around, Darkbow becomes the last hope for all. But to defeat his foes, first he must learn to defeat his own rage.
Making Rounds
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
I once worked as a security guard. When it was time to make my rounds, I would spend the time composing little pieces using the tanka form (concerning syllable count, not theme). The result was this sequence.