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Encounter with Mr. Bad Luck
Price: Free! Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Anyone would think that a bookish spinster with bad eyesight has had her share of bad luck. But when accidents begin to happen at the worst possible time, Isha Elmwood spots the man behind the mischief: Mr. Bad Luck himself. Trouble is, she's the only one who can see him. Isha must find a way to stop this handsome knave without subjecting herself to the worst luck of all: losing her heart.
Apples and Onions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Amy’s close encounter with a dragon in her family’s apple orchard produces unexpected fruit. But when her new friend is threatened, can she summon the courage to save him?
The Kadaitcha Curse
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 37,330. Language: Australian English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
A camping trip with his father turns Robbie Albion’s perceptions of himself and his world upside down as he is forced to engage in an unwitting life-and-death battle to break a family curse that has seen generations of his forefathers their early graves.
The Curse of Hairy Palms
Series: Curses of Merk McNeap, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,930. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
To her delight, Big Momma Turnyipp’s curse makes Merk McNeap grow thick fur on his palms and soles. He needs her to end the spell so he must defend her from weird cultists aiming to sacrifice her to their god. After much running, driving, and climbing around Merk assumes a strange identity to try to save her - and triggers a switcheroo she carelessly set up against her and hopes for the best.
Being Scheduled
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 64,410. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"Being Scheduled” is a fictional adventure where humans in the Zone pick the date that they are going to die. They live their lives knowing when it ends. It’s a carefree existence with family and very little work. Unknown to these humans, the humans outside of the Zone own them like horses. The hybrids live forever if they choose and can have wondrous lives. But there is a price to be paid.
Untold, A Berringer Family Novel
Series: Berringer Family Novels, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 115,350. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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!
Worse Than An Orphan's Curse
Series: Short short stories, Book 4 · Short Story Collections. Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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(3800 words) A pair of fantasy stories wherein an orphan's curse brings about the death of a ship's captain, but the captain's dying curse is worse. (Yes, the title is from that poem by Coleridge) In the sequel, “Dead Man's Ashes”, Dar, a young thief, is sent into the darkest part of the city by Peli, King of the Beggars, to recover the ashes of the man who cursed him, so he can exact his revenge.
Controlling the Sword
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Because he lost his arm in the war against Napoleon, Nicholas cannot return to Society. The ton will reject him. Now, he lives in solitude in his estate, claiming he prefers it. Then a child arrives. A young boy who reminds him of his past. A boy who threatens his present. A boy who must be dealt with to ensure Nicholas’ own future.
Naked Ladies - Secrets of the Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,920. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00)
What is your darkest secret? Your most embarrassing moment? At a family retreat, ten female relatives are asked to tell those stories to each other in an effort to create stronger bonds. From beauty pageants to horrifying honeymoons, liars to sweet lovers, the stories run the gamut. Will telling these secrets really bring the ladies closer than the blood they already share?
Consult the Occult (with Curse of Impatience)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Andrew, the desire for revenge in his heart, approaches an occult to see if they can exact the punishment he wants. Except, despite his previous impression of what a cult consists of, it is discovered that these ones are less than adequate at the job given to them. A humorous short story at 4,700 words. BONUS SHORT STORY! 'Curse of Impatience', a humorous fantasy short story at 4,000 words.