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A Gathering of Shades
By David Stahler, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,510. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Fiction
Having moved with his mother to a remote corner of Vermont after his father's death, sixteen-year-old Aidan learns much about his family, including that ghosts inhabit an ancient orchard on the family farm, sustained by his grandmother.
Magesong
By James R. Sanford
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,230. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction
Reyin is a troubadour whose magical training was cut short when his master died. Now he must face powers spawned in a legendary past when mages ruled the world and all life on it. Knowing little more than a novice, he must unravel an ancient mystery and bring to life the magic within himself in order to save an entire people, and a woman close to his heart, from a terrible death.
Keepsakes
By James Renner
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction
A hoarder is forced to come to terms with the disappearance of her husband by finding something, anything to throw away.
Alexios, Before Dying
By Chance Maree
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,240. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Fiction
A literary fantasy about life and the hereafter, full of rich, vibrant characters and settings. At its heart are ideals from philosophy and world religions such as the Hindu fragmentation of deity, the Kabbala, Sufism, even Plato's Cave Allegory. This unique and engrossing tale weaves subtle links from one chapter to another, barreling towards a conclusion that is utterly profound and original.
The Keeper of the Stone
By John Jardine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,960. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction
The Keeper of the Stone is a thrilling work of fantasy, suspense, mystery, and adventure. Travel along as a young Seattle newspaper journalist finds himself on the adventure of a lifetime, safeguarding a stone with mystical properties, defending himself from evil-doers who are intent on having the stone, and – on the enchanting island of Kauai – puzzling over the mystery of the stone.
The Hammock
By Heather Beck
Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Diamond Dust Books. Category: Fiction
Summer vacation gets a lot sweeter for Jade Addams when she meets the handsome and caring Russell.
Verisimilitude
By Heather Beck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Diamond Dust Books. Category: Fiction
Jill always needs to know everything, so when suspicions arise about her boyfriend’s faithfulness, she takes control of the situation. Creating an intricate plan which involves their friends, Jill lies and deceives. When her ploy is discovered in the most humiliating way, she is forced to realize that her need for absolute certainty only results in loss.
Mist
By Danita Cahill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,590. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction
Go about your lives as usual. Use common sense. Be aware of your surroundings. Easy for the Roseland Police Chief to say. Not so easy for the Roseland community to do. Not when residents of their Oregon coastal town keep vanishing. Who – or what – is snatching citizens? Is it aliens? A serial killer? Or a feral pack of red-eyed dogs?
The Last Long Walk Home
By Tom Upton
Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction
A retired man gets lost on his daily walk, and heads on a journey through his colorful past.
The Mint
By Douglas T. Vale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction
A marginalized student struggles with a typical school day and frets about his place in life. A dark literary short story.