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The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
Children's Fun And Fantasy Verses
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
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A modern collection of Read-To or Read-Alone poems for the young. The assortment of verses range from fun, to fantasy, to charming. These verses appeal to grown-ups too! Thank you all for your support, it's highly appreciated.
The Child of Paradox
Series: The Star Mages, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,330. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Star Mages Book 2. The Morrigan is reborn as Angée, daughter of Dolphin and Falcon, called the Child of Paradox in a mysterious prophecy. The Sword (formerly the Third Key) disturbs the dreams of the Star Mages and stirs them to rebellion. Even Falcon is not immune, and must make a fateful choice between the Star and the Sword. But the final choice between danger and despair lies with Angée.
We Are All Here And That Is Just How It Is
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Fiction » Biographical
50 works of art by Keemo. This book illustrates that the literary world and the art world can peacfully coexist. Keemo's portraits are equal parts painting and words and give unique insight into his subjects, the artist and the world around us. This is a book for the art lover, artwork for the book lover, and in the end each painting and each story is really about each one of us.
Blood Magic: Mizar
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 66,150. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Dean. A teen with problems of his own. Being fed lies his whole life has hardened his perspective on the world, but he soon realises it was to mask him from something more dangerous and sinister, the truth. Dean finds himself caught in a vicious and ferocious magic blood war, the sides being those magically gifted and those artificially gifted. And somehow, Dean is the main target for their leader
Shades of Black
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010 by StormSage Central Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Poetry and Haiku The newest book of written and raw emotions by Australian Author Leanne Elliott. Contemporary, unique poetry and haiku from an equally unique perspective.
Welcome Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,020. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
WELCOME HOME is a book of beginnings, where to start. After we run here and there in our travels and escapades, we finally return to the only place where we are sure of ourselves and know our needs. WELCOME HOME is a return to “home, where the heart is,” back to basics, and core of our values.
Dommages de guerre by Paul Bol
Price: Free! Words: 84,090. Language: French. Published: November 5, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
En 1946, la rencontre entre Francis Lieucourt, résistant glorieux redevenu ouvrier électricien chez Maurin-Pointard et Héléne Maurin-Pointard, cousine minoritaire, veuve provinciale que la famille Maurin-Pointard aux abois à chargé d'organiser le sauvetage familial.