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Mists of Llorn
Price: Free! Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
MYRSADE is a half-giantess Ydaari, YKO DALI is a High Seeker of the Great Archives and NIALL CADDLA is the unwanted weasel they are forced to accompany on a hazardous journey across the continent. The task is routine, the journey is familiar, but the destination is something else entirely.
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld Volume 2
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Special 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Nicolette Mace is a private investigator out of necessity, not choice. With her family dead and nowhere else to turn she had to learn to stand on her own two feet and live the only way her father ever taught her to. Life as a private investigator isn't all big cases, excitement and arch enemies. Follow the day to day musings and activities of Nicolette Mace taken from her online blog.
Cotton Balls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Cotton Balls is a short collection of artistic new age poetry. It is a quick, intimate, and thought provoking read. This collection is a refreshing and gritty reaction to a wide variety of our strongest emotions. Love and hate, sorrow and joy. The poems in Cotton Balls confronts and addresses our society in an unabashed way.
Malavita: A Mafia Romance (Blood and Honor, Prequel)
Series: Blood and Honor. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,810. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A son determined to avenge his family. A daughter desperate for peace. Two fathers intent on destruction… A Mafia prince falls in love with the daughter of the capo who savagely murdered his brothers.
The Dreamer's Road
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,140. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Dreamer's Road (Part 1) tells the story of Jack Jordan. A bright and adventurous boy, struggling to realise his dreams and his potential growing up in a 1980's repressed, Thatcherite Britain. His solution: expand his horizons and flourish. This book tells the tale of a young man’s journey to emotional, intellectual and sexual freedom.
Fast Car
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,060. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
April hates all things medicinal and yet her parents have her pinned down as the next Doctor Barnard. Things get worse when they dump her on a laid-back soccer-mad family that she doesn't know. Her life hits rock bottom when, despite the warnings, she falls for the maddest, craziest, wildest guy in town. But it's great when he falls for her!
Gone World: Episode Three (Revenge)
Series: Gone World, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Viktor Illanov—commander of a base overseeing an occupied American city, or what is left of it—is near the end of his tour. With the rebels taken care off, the U.S. army decimated and in retreat, he looks forward to returning with his wife to St. Petersburg and getting away from the war-torn country.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Forced from both the comforts & the trappings of her former life as a fashion model, hunted by a cadre of sinister, rat-faced business men, Beauty joins a quest with a strange magical creature to save the city & its inhabitants from total destruction. This powerful coming-of-age fairy tale follows the path of a young heroine who chooses to take fate into her own hands for the very first time.
The Anvil of Navarre
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 211,770. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A swashbuckling adventure story ... with a twist. Leaping from the polished stage of a magnificent theater to the blood-soaked grass of a dueling ground, from the twisted alleys of a grimy city to the glittering throne rooms of three vying nations, The Anvil of Navarre is an epic tale of love, revenge and sexual identity. Strap on your sword, this is the new face of adventure.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,430. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by Evernight Teen. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
It’s been six years since Dylanie and her family visited a Civil War site and the place came alive with cannon fire. Problem was, no one could hear it but her. Now she’s sixteen, her dad’s moved out, her mom’s come out of the closet and Dylan’s got a spot on Paranormal Teen, a reality TV show filming at historic Oakleigh Mansion.