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The Tryst: a modern folktale
Series: The Green Man and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
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When Kaveran meets Kayna and they fall in love, their romance seems to eerily echo that of their namesakes in a local legend. But little do they realise that their love is fated by a sinister secret.
The Immortal Revolution
Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 13,530. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
As the necromancer begins implementing his plans in the north, our tale shifts to Varngrim, where the rumors spreading from the north are disturbing and chaotic. It will be up to a young spy by the name of Varan to piece together the truth from a tapestry of rumor and superstition, but will he be ready for the truth he finds?
Flying Dutchman of the Spacelanes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fairy tales
(4.50)
The cursed Flying Dutchman returns to the spacelanes... While busy with repairs, Sora Anali gets the surprise of her life: a real cursed ghost ship docking with Langdon Space Station. Then the Flying Dutchman triggers the servicing robots into delivering expensive and rare items needed for the station. Items she needs back. But, the legends say to board her is to die on her...
A Guest for Halloween - Redux Edition
Series: A Lex & Ricky Mystery, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,260. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
Galloping tale of two brothers discovering their native roots upon being transplanted from the big city to "the boonies." Legends of the Old Ones have been told for countless generations before the Europeans came. Has something changed or have they always been there, watching? REDUX Edition - Complete original story of A Guest for Halloween with additional chapters and alternate ending.
The Legend of Sweetwater
Series: Western. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,410. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
Will Gentry has been searching for his wife and son since the end of the Civil War. He finds Martha, his ex-wife remarried and in the middle of a powder keg. A cattle baron has put a price tag her husband's life. Can Will stop his wife and son from being hurt? Gentry series book two.
No Place Like Amestraton
Price: Free! Words: 136,860. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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For Henry, it's about avoiding a repeat of the desperate struggles he faced as a child. For Mary, it's about escaping the monotony of her work serving one of the wealthiest men in Amestraton. For both of them, the goal is simple enough: to build a better life together. But the conflicting politics of the city - and the arrival of a living legend - put everything they have worked for at risk.
The Zmora
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
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Levi Puskaric is an ordinary sixteen year old. He has a best friend, James; parents, a sister and a weird Polish grandmother who dresses in black, making signs to ward off evil. Together, Levi and James are ‘The Team’ and one day; they are going to Make It Big. They just haven’t figured out how yet. For ‘The Team’, it doesn’t come bigger than killing a monster and saving the town.
George and the Dragon
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Short Story Humblamax the dragon loses his job (guarding the treasure hoard of an Evil Overlord) and finds himself in a difficult economy without any marketable skills. Searching for a little peace and solitude he winds up meeting with the famous knight of legend, Saint George. A humorous re-telling of the classic tale, only this time from the dragons point of view.
On the Trails of Tradition: Explorations of Jewish Life and Learning
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,800. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Academic rivalries, medical ethics, child brides, vegetarianism, aversion to pork, gift-giving—these and other familiar issues have a fascinating history among the diverse communities that have contributed to the Jewish tradition. Unfortunately this enthralling lore is often known only to scholarly specialists or readers of esoteric academic journals. Dr. Segal reveals them in pithy, fun essays.
The Unfinished Song: Sacrifice (Book 3)
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 103,970. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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Dindi and Kavio fight their feelings for one another as powerful magic spins out of control. The fae themselves are in peril, and what started as a tribal war could become the cataclysm that wipes humans from Faearth. For, in Faearth, there is a price to be paid for breaking taboos, and it can only be atoned for with a terrible sacrifice.