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John Winchester's Orchestrated Fall from Grace in Supernatural
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
The importance of family in the TV series Supernatural (created by Eric Kripke in 2005) established a significant supporting character from the beginning: the boys' father John Winchester. It is worthy of exploring a three part evolution of the character: his original portrayal as a heroic figure, his depiction as a paternal figure, and the collateral damage his narrative causes.
Talyn's Heroic Journey in Farscape
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
In Farscape, secondary characters can live through their own heroic journey. The hybrid sentient space ship Talyn is no exception. Three elements are of particular significance: his origins and likeness to a Chosen One character type, his two mentor figures – Aeryn Sun and Bialar Crais, and the darker times Talyn faces before finding redemption upon his death.
The Shifter Shard
Series: Standing Stone, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,380. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Wielder Pratter agrees to travel to Carolan Faire to pick up an apprentice whose master died suddenly and bring him to the wielder school. Simple enough until he learns that wielders are being attacked, their powers of wielding essence stolen from them. Before he can even get his first night’s sleep in the dead master’s house, someone enters through the locked doors. By noon, no one is safe.
The Unchanging Island
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,450. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Unchanging Island is Book Two of the Healing Winds Trilogy and continues the story of Katherine Elder and her companions which began in Book One, The Changeful Map. The People of Pallus have been forced to abandon their home by a power hungry magician for a far away island on which time has stopped. The companions must find and return the People before they are they are trapped forever.
The Changeful Map
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,770. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » General
To the folk of Springvale Manor, the forest encircling their fields seems full of peril, but once each month, the servant girl Kathe waits at its edge for the guide who will lead her home. When an enigmatic Great Horned Owl offers its help, she begins an astonishing journey through the ancient forest and into a past full of magic.
A Jump in Time Makes Three
Series: Students of Jump. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 212,820. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Save money by buying the Students of Jump series, books 1 - 3, in this box set. Book 1: In Times Passed - Brent jumps into the past to get away from his present. Book 2: No-Time like the Present - Misty takes the jump forward to face off with her time-traveling father. Book 3: Next Time We Meet - Mick and Emily organize their second honeymoon around a missing time jumper.
Stormwalkers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,350. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Curse-born Konal Darmah, purportedly executed in infancy, yet lives. He is a Stormwalker, and it is said nothing but destruction will follow in his wake. Jorgan Darmah, Konal's uncle, doesn't believe this, placing his hope and the future of their clan in Konal's preternatural hands. Jorgan's act of defiance to the law is a gamble. One which carries the fate of the world in the balance.
A Twist of the Sands
Series: A Twist in the Tale, The Second Twist. Price: Free! Words: 202,820. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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Book Two, following on from ‘A Twist of Eternity’. A character from Minervar’s past arrives unannounced with a surprise. An innocent opportunity that sparks both hers and her half daughter Nar’Allia’s imaginations. Alas, grasping this chance turns their world upside down.
The Legacy of the Tareks; book 2 of The Black Blade Trilogy
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 207,560. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012 by MWB Entertainment. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
750 years ago Niethon and the brave color guards neutralized Xor's threat. Since that time, the Havens have been at peace. Now a new threat grows in the west, and 5 new color guards are called to defend the peaceful Havens from a growing evil.
In Times Passed
Series: Students of Jump, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
An accidental inventor of time travel takes his desire for anonymity back 200 years where his struggle to live as an average Joe demands he accept the expectations present at his birth and use them to recreate society and put into motion what he jumped into the past to avoid.