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Bound over Time: A Heraldry of the Fae Christmas Short Story
Series: Heraldry of the Fae. Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Stuck in the middle of two worlds, Blane is finding it hard to give up his old life for one in the Summer Court. Stories of the past come back and he's reminded of the Christmas he met his best friend Annie. Taking place during the first book of the Heraldry of the Fae Series, this short story give inside into Blane's past, and hints at the future.
The Young Philosophers. On Media
You set the price! Words: 30,580. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Essay » Sociology
The world is a challenge to the mind and one should brave to meditate on the multitude of its manifestations. The young philosophers stride into unbiased knowledge by deliberating freely on the concepts of the modern day. On the road this time, they encounter with the intriguing question on the nature of media and great narratives.
A Middle School Christmas Carol
Price: Free! Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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A Middle School Christmas Carol is a modern retelling of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. The iconic Mr. Scrooge has been replaced by Mr. Jacob King, a middle school science teacher. Mr. Jacob King doesn't believe in Santa Claus, Christmas or anything that cannot be explained by a science, until his life is interrupted by three spirits.
A Walk Alone
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
There is not a person in this world who has not made mistakes as a child. Most of us learn from them, some of us forget them, and others – like Emma – carry them on their shoulders as a judging weight for the rest of their lives.
Six Hundred
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,430. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
To call these short stories flash fiction might imply they are something less than they are, for these stories say more than what is written. Martin Chambers captures moments, characters and scenes familiar to us all in a way way that leaves us wondering. Many of these have been previously promoted in his 'story to read on the bus' Facebook posts and the 'suggested serving' is to read one a day.
Breaking Jake
Price: Free! Words: 101,080. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jake Adams is back in Northridge and is being secretive about his reasons why. When he finds himself the main suspect of a violent crime that sends shock waves through the quiet community, the brother he hoped would help him has his own reasons not to want to.
A Wolf in My Bedroom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Imagine if your daughter was secretly being visited by an evil entity every night in her bedroom… and you were unawares. "A Wolf in My Bedroom" relates the story of Darlene–a young girl who has developed a relationship with a brooding and sadistic wolf named Shadow. Will she escape his influence or ultimately succumb?
Echoes Chapter Sampler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Emma White is the most dangerous weapon the world has ever seen. She’s not a child; she’s a hurricane, an earthquake, a force of nature. She’s the world’s most deadly assassin – but she doesn’t remember any of it. Adrae Silverman wants the power Emma wields and is willing to do whatever it takes to make Emma embrace her past. To protect humanity, Emma must defy Adrae and a past she can't recall.
The Spice Boys
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,440. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Classics
The Spice Boys is the tale of four young men from Manchester who are homeless and addicted to the legal high 'spice', which has plagued the city.
A Sorry Affair
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,000. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Jen and Mack are the perfect couple; meeting at university, moving in together and engaged to be married.