Books tagged: contemporary fantasy

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Upon A Tide of Wintry Morn (Ashen Twilight #1.5)
By Rae Lori
Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2009. Category: Fiction
While the three houses move westward for a better life, shades of the past return. Ariya senses a connection between Alexandru Drago and his prince, Vlad Tepes III aka Vlad Dracul, as she relives their conspiracy to take the throne of Wallachia using a secret army. Meanwhile, Jace relives his father's burial in the Highlands of Scotland and muses over living with Ariya in the Aziza fairy realm.
Never Smile at a Crocodile
By Trish Lamoree
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,790. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2009. Category: Fiction
Do you feel lucky? Rianna was having the luckiest day of her life. Oh, it started out as good luck. She opened a portal. She got a great guy. She made the earth move and the heavens open with rain. It was a pretty good day, but just as she gets her miracle guy home, she's got trouble. Dead Body Trouble! Who'd want to put a dead body on her couch? And why'd they have to pick today?
Xenolith
By A. Sparrow
Series: The Convergence, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 126,200. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2009. Category: Fiction
Lassoed, knocked down, face planted in the dirt -- best thing to happen to Frank Bowen in years. When wife Liz went missing in the wilds of Belize, the constables of San Ignacio could find no trace. Years later, on a pilgrimage to her remote 'grave,' Frank is abducted and whisked away to a place he can't identify, by people whose motives and origins baffle him. Could this be what happened to Liz?
Numenon
By Sandy Nathan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 164,960. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Fiction
Will Duane is the richest man on the planet and makes more money with every breath. Trying to win back the love of a mysterious woman, Will takes his executives to a Native American spiritual retreat lead by a great shaman. When their caravan becomes stalled, a vicious stalker strikes. Out of a horrifying attack, a new possibility is born ... And evil takes a new form. WON SIX NATIONAL AWARDS!
Burial To Follow
By Scott Nicholson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction
When Jacob Ridgehorn dies, it's up to Roby Snow to help Ridgehorn's soul move on to its eternal rest. Roby can only accomplish this by serving the grieving family a special pie. And if he fails, then his own soul will be roasting... "Keep both hands on your pants, because Nicholson is about to scare them off."--JA Konrath, author of Origin Includes bonus excerpts and essay
The First
By Scott Nicholson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,200. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction
A collection of 15 dark fantasy, dystopian, and science fiction short stories, featuring the Areopagan Cycle where time is literally money. Includes an afterword, and Scott Nicholson's first-ever published story as a bonus. A rare side of an award-winning novelist's work. "Nicholson always surprises and always entertains."--Jonathan Maberry, Patient Zero
Ashes
By Scott Nicholson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,670. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction
A collection of supernatural stories by award-winning author Scott Nicholson, including "Homecoming," "The Night is an Ally" and "Last Writes." From the author of THE RED CHURCH, THE SKULL RING, and the story collections FLOWERS and THE FIRST, these stories visit haunted islands, disturbed families, and a lighthouse occupied by Edgar Allan Poe. Exclusive introduction by Jonathan Maberry.
The Gift of Fury
By Richard Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 71,330. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2010. Category: Fiction
Being a paranormal investigator is dangerous work. Luckily, Count has Kara, a beautiful guardian angel to help him. This time Count finds himself at odds with a powerful sorcerer who wants to bring back the golden age of magic. To do so, means unleashing horrors best left forgotten. Count isn't about to let that happen.
Drummer Boy
By Scott Nicholson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,630. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction
On the eve of a Civil War re-enactment, the Appalachian Mountain town of Titusville prepares to host a staged battle. But a ghostly troop, trapped in a cave by a long-ago avalanche, is rising from its long slumber and preparing for battle, and only one boy stands between the town and the cold mouth of hell.
Krymsin Nocturnes
By Joseph Armstead
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,610. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2010 by By Light Unseen Media. Category: Fiction
Montgomery Quinn, an ancient metahuman, wars with a power-mad cabal of vampires, mages and rogue government mercenaries in Borrego Bay. Quinn and his allies are pitted against two magic-workers seeking a source of ultimate power, which Quinn has been secretly entrusted to protect. Their deadly conflict is complicated by other players, few of whom are what they appear to be on the surface.