Books tagged: mortality

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Breaking Young Divinities
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Breaking Young Divinities is a candid and spiritual coming-of-age tale about a boy who grows up in the housing projects of 1980s Toronto and comes to grips with young adulthood in the 1990s. He lives a sheltered childhood until high school, where he meets Jen, a mysteriously troubled young woman. She introduces him to his first tastes of passion, adventure, and sex.
An Old Man
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 62. Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An old man wrestles with his own mortality, and the bumbling good intentions of his family. A literary short story.
Wishes and Regrets
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Born with a gift that no human should possess, Darrel has lived a life of wonder. Now terminally ill, he has one last desire. While Darrel’s gift has allowed him to fulfill so many of his wishes, it also caused an unspeakable tragedy that left him forever filled with regret and cost him his true love. Is it too late to find closure, or has fate conspired to do Darrel one last favor?
The Psalms of Mortality, Volume 10: The Humanus Magnus Awakens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
The Psalms of Mortality are a thematically organized collection of aphorisms that border poetry in literature style. The chapters are rich in metaphors and powerfully expressive in the existential- and psychological thoughts on liberty, elevation of self-worth, love and value of life, while placing strong critique on cultural values that suppress psychological- and social freedom.
Son of the Green
Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00)
Ian’s estranged mother walks back into his life with a simple request. At least it would be simple…if it did not require him to start believing in magic again. Like any sensible adult, Ian stopped believing long ago. But when bizarre events begin to occur at the same time as his mother’s reappearance, Ian is forced to wonder if maybe the impossible is a little more possible than he thought.
Mortality (The Calnis Chronicles #2.1) (The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain Volume #1: Emergence)
Series: The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: British English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Plymouth, England, 1887 When his friend's wife is murdered by a monstrous wolf, Luke seeks it out to avenge her death, but is arrested for the killings. His only hope to avoid the noose is a mysterious woman who claims to be immortal.
Eternity (The Calnis Chronicles #2.2) (The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain #1: Emergence)
Series: The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Having escaped an ambush, Luke must discover who, or what, is controlling the police. But is he willing to put his recently discovered immortality on the line for his new allies? 
The second Chronicle in the Tarimain series.
War of the Dead (The Calnis Chronicles: Emergence #3) (The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain)
Series: The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: British English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Having heard of a demon in the trenches, David and Luke are sent to the Western Front to investigate, and find an army of soldiers bearing wounds that should kill mortal men. 
The third Chronicle in the Tarimain series.
Girl Corrupted (The Calnis Chronicles: Emergence #4) (The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain)
Series: The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: British English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
While searching for David, the Tarimain are offered help by a young girl and her mysterious mentor. 
The fourth Chronicle in the Tarimain series.
Blood (The Calnis Chronicles #2.5) (The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain #1: Emergence)
Series: The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: British English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Luke has reached his mid sixties and is already feeling the strains of immortality, but something happens to break up the boredom, a murderer who drains his victims of blood. Soon, he, Sarah and Atharron are on the trail of a demon. 
The fifth Chronicle in the Tarimain series.