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Aethosphere Chronicles: Winds of Duty
Series: Aethosphere Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,400. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Deep into the horrors of the Great Skies War, Bar Bazzon, a newly-minted officer serving aboard the Royal Airship Chimera, recounts the harrowing circumstances that pitted fellow aeronauts against one another on the very eve of a deadly encounter with one of the Iron Empire's dreaded hunter-killers.
Journey to the Order
Series: Elements of Ink. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,020. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Journey to the Order sheds a light on the pasts of Talos, Jade, Anya, Steele, and Zack to reveal more about the Keepers and the inner working of the Orders than ever before. Each of the five stories focuses on a member of the family and their unique journey leading to the life changing decision to accept their destiny and join the Order of Earth.
11 Tips For New Writers
Series: Writing Tips. Price: Free! Words: 10,650. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Do you want to write a story but don't know how to start? Are you wondering how to handle storytelling elements like plot, setting, and point of view? Are you stuck in the middle of your story? Are you looking for encouragement to keep going? This book addresses all of these and more.
Aerigo: An Origins Tale
Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Having been jailed for surviving unscathed after a tree falling on him, Bear finds himself fed up with local superstition and tries to break out of jail without anyone noticing.
The Chronicles of Riddick: Ghosts of Furya
Price: Free! Words: 29,270. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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First Sergeant Jade Waters and her squad are deployed to investigate the remains of Furya years after the Necromonger Invasion that destroyed the planet. Drawn by dark rumors, Waters is determined to root out the truth; any and all knowledge is vital against the inevitable day the Necromongers reach Earth.
Hell Found Me [A Damian Manx Case File]
You set the price! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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Senior Detective Damian Manx is 2188 NextYorkCity's best investigator when it comes to Unexplained Death cases. But even he is stumped when a series of brutal murders take place seemingly without any useful clues. Now he's got five dead bodies, a new partner and an ME with an obsessive interest in the past to deal with. "Hell Found Me" is a short narrative rewriting of a NPD Case File from 2188
To Save a Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Viggo Aulus Callias is a young man with an insatiable love of justice and when he sees a slave boy being treated cruelly for no reason, he cannot stand aside and watch it happen without doing anything. Soon though, he finds that he has made dangerous enemies who are far out of his league, but even that will not stop him in his mission to save the boy Hector before it is too late.
The 30 Day Novel Trilogy: Plot, First Pages, Backstory
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 21,100. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Novels not selling? It's probably not your fault. Most of what you've been taught about writing a novel is wrong. Get all three best-selling 30 Day Novel books in one! These practical examples dissected for you to use, checklists and explanations on the three most critical skill sets you need will help you write novels that sell.
Goosing the Goose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Did you ever wonder where Mother Goose nursery rhymes came from? Have you asked yourself why Mary is called "contrary" or whether Humpty was an egg or something else? Here is your chance to freshen your appreciation of Mother Goose by “discovering” the stories behind your favorite rhymes. For each story the volume includes a Readers Enhancement for use by parents and teachers.
This Week's Stories (July, Week 1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Adventure » General
A fight to the death is in the works as Joe chases after the money and the biggest prize of his life. One fight in ‘the manor of death’ will test Joe’s toughness to the limit and will decide if he really has what it takes to be the best of the best. (This magazine contains all my stories for July, Week 1. I hope you will enjoy reading it as much as I enjoyed writing it.)