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Fairy Tales of Cliffside Vol 1: The Escapist
Series: Fairy Tales of Cliffside, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A near-death experience brings an aspiring author face to face with a group of fairies who've been living in the woods for years. It seems like paradise until he is sucked into their problems. The story is a blend of happy dreams and chilling nightmares. It's the first part in a multi-part series.
Short Stories from the Heart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,380. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Enjoy this incredibly entertaining collection of fiction brought to you by the incredible H. C. Heartland. This new anthology features tales of science fiction, comedic drama, dramatic thrillers, and Mid-west American romance. It's an amazing variety and depth in a collection of short stories from a new fiction sensation!
The Careless Word
Series: The Craig Crime Series, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,150. Language: British English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When something from Belfast’s troubled past happens again in 2014, everyone fears the worst and Marc Craig’s team is called. They find a place of contemplation and a distant country linked in an unexpected way. One which no-one could have foretold. The team gains a new member, and in the background preparations continue for a momentous event, but everything depends on the case being solved.
New Wells Rising
Series: Children of the Wells - Jaysynn, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,400. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 by Children of the Wells. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Book 3 - As young, exiled emperor Jaysynn Kyzer begins the long journey home, his identity may be his only advantage against his old mentor, the traitorous General Dracon. Jaysynn lacks followers, resources, information, and even a definite plan of action. But along their dangerous trek across the barren desert, he encounters potential allies, new enemies, and shocking discoveries.
The Well's Orphan
Series: Children of the Wells - Bron & Calea, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,510. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014 by Children of the Wells. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Book 3 - Thyrion is ruined, and so is Calea. Shattered by the discovery that magic is gone even in Thyrion, Calea is left to pick up the pieces of her life. With nowhere else to go, she enters the city with Bron and Nyasha, broken and searching for some thread of purpose. But is there anything for a crippled woman in a crippled city? Or shall she, too, go the way of magic?
L'arbre d'épreuves
Price: Free! Words: 61,820. Language: French. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
L’improbable rencontre amoureuse de Fabrena Maucroix jeune veuve proactive et moderne avec le Baron de Billancourt personnage de roman désuet, artiste contemporain sculpté dans le bronze romain, au passé obscur et à l’avenir hors de vue qui la conduira, bourreau ou sauveur, jusqu’au pied de l’arbre d’épreuve.
The Rules Change
Series: Children of the Wells - Jaysynn, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,320. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 by Children of the Wells. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Book 2 - After barely escaping his own city alive, Jaysynn, the last heir to the throne of Kyzer, finds himself eking out a living in a refugee camp outside an enemy city. Stripped of what little power he had, Jaysynn considers accepting a new life of less responsibility. But a peaceful future of anonymity may not be possible if Governor Vac learns there is a son of Kyzer on his doorstep.
Grace Awakening Power
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,440. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
From the moment Grace arrives to stay with her aunt, she knows that danger has followed her. She grows more aware that beings from Greek mythology are all around her, fighting to destroy or defend her. It's the love of the man she's left behind that tortures her most, and her power is the only thing to save it.
Blue Blue City
Price: Free! Words: 153,700. Language: Australian English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
More avant-garde than if Lenin was an Irish policeman, Blue Blue City is a text produced by mangling Pride and Prejudice beyond all comprehensibility. I've never read it, and I wrote the thing. Daryl Jones is placed in several bizarre situations, and there's also a pregnant senator running around. Basically, a crap Finnegan's Wake.
The Doctor's Assistant
Series: Children of the Wells - Bron & Calea, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,230. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014 by Children of the Wells. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Book 2 - Where do you go when there’s nothing left? Bron and Calea are on the road to Thyrion in search of magic, but In the small town of Averieom, they find assistance—and more than they bargained for. Young Nyasha Cormorin has been assisting doctors in Averieom for years. But after the Cataclysm, she no longer feels any ties to the community. She’s determined to leave, and no one will stop her