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This is Not My Head
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Excerpts from my short stories: Instinctively he thrust himself flat against the side of the van, knees bent ready for action with his hand on his gun, ever ready for the slightest provocation to unleash his own mini “Armageddon.” The danger here is not being able to predict what transmutation of personality will occur, their being so abruptly snatched from fantasy land back into reality.
Childish Mortals
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 69. Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A young woman struggles to escape the maternal clutches of an immortal who has adopted her against her will. A dark fantasy short story.
For Joyce
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Famous writer Joyce Carol Oates is a young girl on the verge of beginning her writing career when a strange being visits her.
Palabras in Each Fist
Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
These poems twirl their skirts as they explore bi-cultural identity, growing up, a young mother's struggles, and the limits of language. Half Guatemalan and half Anglo, the speaker worries about "black-topped boys with butterscotch skin" who whistle at her, but loves how flowers "explode into curls of crepe." She doesn't understand Spanish or why tragedy jabs into our lives, but still she sings.
Green Haven
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,120. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The appearance of The Black Flyer, a television super hero, shakes up the city of Green Haven. A group of role playing gamers wonders why the police and the army are apparently helpless against this super hero who doesn't act like the TV original and decide to take him on themselves.
The Ducati Girl, Darwin, and the Pig of Nebraska
Series: The Ducati Girl, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
And then came Homo Erectus―the upright monkey―and the Ducati Girl. The original theory on the evolution of man is still uncertain; evolutionists couldn't agree on the real face of all these homos, and after all this fuss, life seems to have started all of the sudden, out of nowhere; fossils are the testimonies, right? The Ducati Girl is skeptical and she wants answers. Can the truth be revealed?
Last Assault on Oak Island
Series: Rediscovered, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,060. Language: American English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Echo Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » Canada
For 200 years, Oak Island in Mahone Bay kept its secrets. Treasure hunters came and left, spirits broken and bank accounts drained. A British admiral's wartime journal brings new hope – and new dangers – to museum curator Carlos Sheldon and his student assistant, Lauren Gates, as they join the hunt. With mounting tensions between rival treasure hunters already on the island, timing is everything.
Nine Princesses: Tales of Love and Romance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,600. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nine Renaissance maidens overcome obstacles to happiness and romance in this book of short tales. Anne has almost decided to become a nun, when a midnight encounter proves to have unexpected consequences. Bernadette cannot inherit her father's throne, but she is determined to become a queen through marriage...."A woman may reach for what she desires, and gain it." (76,600 words)
Tails of the Pack: A Werewolf Anthology
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,310. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The legend of the man-beast has been with us forever. It has changed and evolved and reshaped itself much as the lycanthrope itself, and yet, at its heart, it is essentially the same. Unlike the vampire that has gone from a stinking, bloated, near-mindless corpse to a suave, angst-ridden sex toy as society shapes the trope to fit current mores, the werewolf has, for centuries, been about the loss
A Selection from the Memoirs of Leopold LaPied
Price: Free! Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Found in an old shoebox, this exercise in academic satire features the section in which an obscure medieval author travels with Geoffrey Chaucer and the pilgrims to Canterbury, as Chaucer chronicled in The Canterbury Tales. Leopold LaPied was there, although he did not make it into the Tales. Included is an afterword (sort of), commentary (kind of), and updated afterword.
Work of Art
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,850. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Ryan Carson knew Harper Connelly years ago, when life was simpler and falling in love was easy. Now, more than ten years later, they meet again. And with a decade of secrets and regrets and pain between them, they have a chance to start over, to get to know each other as adults. But after everything they've been through, can they defy the odds and end up where they both want to be - together?
Farewell, My Denmark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,350. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A failed engagement and the last minute defiance by her sister has Catherine Erichsen questioning everything she once believed. As Catherine, her parents, and hundreds of Mormon converts leave their homes and almost everything they hold dear, they immigrate to America on a journey filled with trials, sacrifice, and danger. Inspired by the true accounts of immigrants aboard the John J. Boyd.
Mistaken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,430. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
One year ago, two bullets from a .45 caliber pistol ripped away any hopes Dillan had of a future with her fiancé, Jamie. On the anniversary of Jamie’s death, the appearance of his estranged twin brother, Trey, leaves Dillan wondering what other secrets her perfect fiancé was hiding.
Tooth & Claw
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The orks are a savage race who live short, hard lives. From the moment they are born to the day they die, life is a struggle for survival and honor. Tooth & Claw is about the coming of age ritual of a young ork boy who wants to become a brun. But to join the ranks of the adults, he must first prove his worth by taming the most dangerous creature in their world.
Four Fiends
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,690. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Firedrake Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Asia
Four kids from different parts of the world band together to fight and defeat four evil fiends and save the Guardians of the World.
The Gravity of the Situation
Price: Free! Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Join our heroine as she tries to escape the clutches of the unscrupulous Ari Kozlov. With the help of a young slave, Pura, they will go on a daring ride. What else can they do? Ari Kozlov owns the rest of the planet, and now he must own Syrah. Where can they go to be free?
Creek Fishing, Survival
Price: Free! Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
This is the mostly true account of Victor surviving an afternoon/night fishing trip in a creek. It’s an action-packed thriller filled with adrenaline pumping events that will entertain and scare you. His artful rendition of escaping several near-death fabricated “boogers” are sure to delight those looking for heart-throbbing suspense and unbelievable mysteries.
Children of the Plague
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,610. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the darkest corners of Manhattan, a battle like no other rages. The city hides a group of survivors of the nanite plague, and a brother and sister born to defend their race. With a touch that destroys nanites, Lanni, sister of Alex, is their last chance. Can she save her brother? Can she protect mankind's only hope? Or will she be responsible for the destruction of the last humans on Earth?
Emily's Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Vanilla Heart Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Emily Walters is a sharp, inquisitive fourteen-year-old north Florida girl who loves maps, her rusty old bike, and the forest behind her house. Sometimes her dreams tell her the future and sometimes her waking hours bring wise birds and other spirits into her life. In these three short stories, join Emily in her adventures and mysteries.
A Clash of Honor (Book #4 in the Sorcerer's Ring)
Series: The Sorcerer's Ring, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,430. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
“A breathtaking new epic fantasy series. Morgan Rice does it again! This magical saga reminds me of the best of J.K. Rowling, George R.R. Martin, Rick Riordan, Christopher Paolini and J.R.R. Tolkien. I couldn’t put it down!” --Allegra Skye, Bestseller. Thor returns from The Hundred as a hardened warrior, and now he must learn what it means to battle for his homeland, to battle for life and death.