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Curse of the Ice Dragon
Series: Keepers of the Stones. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,830. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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Born with mark of the Mighty Hunter, Markus has the skill and strength to feed his people, but not to confront his own tyrannical father. Shamed by his cowardice, Markus releases his frustration on the forest creatures. When a vengeful goddess unleashes The Hunter's Curse and then her ice dragon, Markus must flee the dragon without killing it or his beloved brother will be the next to die.
Firstfoot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Scottish historical love story... In Scotland, their new year celebration, Hogmanay, begins with a 'Firstfooter' knocking on their door... A father shares a magical tale . But when a young girl sees the same images in the ashes by the hearth as those told about in the story, what’s she to think? Is the newcomer to their home just a coincidence? Or is the magical spell repeating itsself?
Nun's Burden: The Arrival
Series: Nun's Burden, Volume. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,420. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Marsden is a jarhead turned scientist. Lei is a university student prancing her way around the stage to pay the bills. An alien warrior is carrying out a ritual birthright to prove his rule over his house. A young child yearns for knowledge and answers in a society that celebrates the predictable.
The End Of An Age: A Ramayana
Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
In the time of myth, gods and demons walk the world. Exquisite Sita, wife of heroic Prince Rama, is kidnapped by the Demon Prince Ravana and held in his mercurial mirrored Demon City. Her husband wages an epic war to win her back ... but will he want her when he finds her? In this short story, feminist writer Clarisse Thorn has created a unique retelling of a Southeast Asian legend: The Ramayana.
Bloody Mary (Urban Legend)
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales From The Dead Volume 3, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Halloween finally arrived and it was Mary's sixteenth birthday. Mary invited her closest friends Kathy and Kim to stay the night. Mary and her friends were about to test an Urban Legend called "Bloody Mary" on Halloween night that should have been left alone. They all had no idea the words they said in her bathroom with the lights out would bring evil out of the mirror with grave consequences.
The Gospel of Reason
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,090. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
[On Sale] As Jesus walked amongst men to advance the Gospel, so does Arenos to advance an objective & secular standard of the Good. Through numerous interactions, Arenos meets individuals & experiences situations testing existing systems of thought & beliefs. From examining political & religious Goods, The Gospel of Reason looks at how some of those Goods are proper, how some are not & why.
Knight: Tracks of Darkness
Price: Free! Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
"The story of a King who was bitten in his nightmare and cursed by a spider, and the heroes and villains who worked together to lift the curse and vanquish the spider forever, and all the great feats and deeds of arms that happened in between.”
Forged in Blood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: British English. Published: August 23, 2012 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Hated and despised by his demi-god daughters, Tiel believes that his offer to show ruler-ship over the lands below the mountains has appeased their desire for revenge. But the Enbreeda have other plans for Tiel, the stoop shouldered god of the Forge. Forged in Blood is an epic fantasy short story. This edition includes a free bonus story: Demon River.
Rise of a Legend
Price: Free! Words: 88,720. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When Prince Orion recieves a letter from the empress of an enemy kingdom that mentions his mother, he takes off in search for her and his lost family.
Lost Continents: The Legend and The Myth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
A lost continent is a hypothetical landmass that for whatever reason no longer exists. A prime example is Atlantis, which, according to Greek myth, sank to the bottom of the sea. This book is a list of similar lost continents.