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Werewolves
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,530. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
This book explores the myths and the legends of this fantastical creature and questions the many realities behind the fantasies. Was it easier for society to blame serial murders on a demonic hairy beast with ravaging fangs than to admit a human being could commit such atrocities? Whatever the case, werewolves continue to live on and have been the stars of literature and film for decades.
Death's Eyes
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Price: Free! Words: 18,880. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
In this short story, Death smokes cigarettes and drinks Maker’s Mark and tells a journalist of how he became the monster he is. The world has watched him for the last seven years when he began his kills, and the government can’t stop him. There is a TV channel dedicated to him, and the media hoard flock to him. He’s portrayed as a evil. Inhuman. And yet, he's more human than than the rest of us.
Tales of Mystery and Truth
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Price: Free! Words: 46,310. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This collection of seven tales, sprung from the novel "The Beggars of Azure", features crocodile men, books that don't exist, portals through time, living paintings, and, of course, love. Some of the tales feature characters or detail events from the novel. Some of these tales are tangential to the mood and themes in the novel. All of them testify to the fact that reality answers to no one.
Immortals Children Of The Gods
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Series: Immortals, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 92,360. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Immortals Children Of The Gods is book one in a series. Once again the gods of the Norse and Greeks are going to be facing a ultimate challenge. Their demigod children must now unite and work together for the good of their parents but between now and the time of the prophecy they will have to prove themselves worthy.
Land of my Ancestors
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Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Land of my Ancestors is a collection of poems inspired by the author's research into her farming and mining roots in Teesdale, Weardale and the Upper Pennine region of England. Voices found in documents, the landscape and scraps of memory are brought to life to weave together the threads of a family linked by love, loss, pain, hope and travel.
Alongrid Knights
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 45,130. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to the world of Alongrid. A world in the midst of a war that has raged for centuries. A world where hope is a valuable commodity. A world where the only thing standing in the way of total conquest by the Elven Nation is the steam powered might of the Dwarven Kingdom. In the conflict for world domination there is no such thing as neutral ground.
Wannabe Vampire
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Price: Free! Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Part 1 of The Unicorn Papers, a series by J. F. Manning. A journey into the darkness of an alternate universe where fantasy is reality.
The Guild: New Recruit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,920. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Jonah Wolfe. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Doctor James Darash enjoyed his life. He had an academic life that many envied. Soon to be a fully tenured professor at a major university, his life was going exactly the way he had planned it out. Sometimes, plans change. When a dark, burgundy sedan enters James' life everything changes. The world he knew, or thought he knew, is turned upside down. Nothing will ever be the same for him.
World's Greatest Health & Exercise Myths
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Series: DeliveredOnline Guides, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 14,140. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
In this ebook you will discover the world's most amazing health and exercise myths; for example why cholesterol is good for you and why exercise is bad for health. The ebook is focused on issues relating to diet, exercise and well-being. The latest scientific research is revealing that some of the most widely held beliefs about health and exercise are in fact myths with no scientific foundation.
False Ridge: CREATURES
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 63,870. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In the mountain forests, ancient secrets lie deeper than the darkest shadows. When young Clayton Day arrives for his annual visit with his grandparents, he has no idea what’s in store for him. Things have changed. Led by his untrustworthy Uncle Ron, a crowd of strangers are clamoring for access to False Ridge. Why is Grampa Hugh so adamant about keeping them away? What’s he hiding?