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Ensemble
Price: Free! Words: 68,320. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Thirteen short stories, comprising Mummified Couple Found in Peatbog, Wordblind,Mona and the Witchdoctor, After Ovid,Frog Baby,The Last Day of June (The Old Ones,Quintana Roo,from Impossible Musics I: The Omniphonium, Kisses, A Fever of Unknown Origin, Lazarus Risen, Game Over,and The Flight.
Big Fish
Price: Free! Words: 79,520. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2009 by Minnow Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Innocent abroad Stuart Ward becomes a backpacker in peril when he travels to French Polynesia and the island of Bora Bora as the first stop on a Round-the-World itinerary. Arriving hopeful of adventure and romance, instead Stuart is unwittingly drawn into a conspiracy and he quickly discovers that the beautiful paradise islands are no Eden as one by one his fellow travellers begin to disappear...
Humble Snyder
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,030. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2009 by Baxter Bog Cards & Collectibles. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Humble Snyder is Alaskan Literature focusing on a bitter retired woman and her husband, who come upon a mysterious boy at a lake a hundred miles from Anchorage.
The Meteoric Rise of Simon Burchwood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,380. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
On his way to New York to celebrate his impending literary success, Simon Burchwood is the prototypical American careerist. But a quick detour to Montgomery, Alabama to visit a childhood friend sends Simon on a bizarre journey, challenging his hopes and dreams of becoming a famous writer. This is a character study that delves into the psyche of a man who desperately tries to redefine himself.
Xenolith
Series: The Convergence, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 126,200. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Lassoed, knocked down, face planted in the dirt -- best thing to happen to Frank Bowen in years. When wife Liz went missing in the wilds of Belize, the constables of San Ignacio could find no trace. Years later, on a pilgrimage to her remote 'grave,' Frank is abducted and whisked away to a place he can't identify, by people whose motives and origins baffle him. Could this be what happened to Liz?
The Fly Caster Who Tried To Make Peace With the World
Price: Free! Words: 83,870. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Making peace with the world, sooner or later most of us have to. But how? Ian Mac Bride's way begins in 1909 when he watches a fly-casting tournament and dreams of becoming a great fly caster. But soon Ian experiences personal tragedy, and then is appalled by the slaughter of World War I. Torn by grief, Ian loses faith in the world - until, almost by accident, he finds a way to come to terms.
Berserk Revenge
Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Berserk Revenge is a literary historical thriller, written in the style of authentic ancient Norse sagas. For lovers of action fiction, poetry and/or alternate history.
The Splendor of Antiquity
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,510. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
His beloved Joliette had long ago stopped living. Yes, death had them both, but even in death, passion knows no bounds. She would love him in the end, for it was just in her nature ~ to love the dead.
A Modern Love
Price: Free! Words: 107,810. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Bonds will be made and misunderstandings abound at The Villa; a quaint apartment building in Northern Kentucky. David Kerr moves in to find a new life; while long-time resident, Miss Donna discovers new as well, only right outside her front door. A literary fiction novel based on the unknowing search for love and connection with another; at a time when it is needed most.
The Devil's Chronicles
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 99,140. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
An incredible, expansive saga of an aged 19th century Exorcist, torn by the misfortunes of the innocent, & evil & suffering in the world. Angered and frustrated, the Priest enters a quest to find the “Master of all Evil” & grapple with him. What he discovers is a powerful ancient entity, who presents a vivd, fascinating alternative history of creation & mankind that challenges all he knows.