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The Magic Trick: The Card Game, Book 2 (Preview)
Price: Free! Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Last year Viktor and Romulus broke the Silent Deal. Can their town survive the backlash? Strange things are happening in Aryk, as if history is repeating itself. Playing card graffiti sparks fear and rumors. There are whispers of betrayers, assassins, and spies. But all this pales in comparison to Viktor's new curriculum, carried out in the last place he wants to revisit--Staryi Castle itself.
Bearwalker Alibi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,290. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Does evil have rights? Can an old Ojibwa myth be accepted as a defense in a murder trial on Ontario’s Manitoulin Island? Dead is a sleazy young German man who came to Manitoulin to distribute Ecstasy to Great Lakes cities in the U.S. He fled Germany and his ties to Biker and Drug cultures rather than testify in a gang trial in Dresden. The only witness is Dr. Mary Fraser, an Ojibwa.
Herakles Against the Amazons
Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
For his ninth task, Hera sends Herakles to the land of the Amazons to recover a girdle given to Queen Hippolyte by Ares. Herakles gathers a group of heroes to accompany him on the long and perilous voyage across the sea, but the greatest danger he has to face is from the treachery that awaits him at journey's end.
Salomé Book 1: The Prophecy
Series: Salomé, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,690. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a distant future, ten powerful Magnates rule Earth, holding all mankind in their ever-tightening grasp. Salomé is born, princess of the Domain of Doreh, daughter of its popular Archlord. Raised in luxury for eighteen years, Salomé is unaware that she is the key to an ancient Prophecy – the long awaited Messenger from a benevolent, mystical world of light, here on a mission to deliver human
Salomé Book 2: Revelation
Series: Salomé, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,570. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Salomé has rebelled against her uncle’s cruel reign and joined forces with an underground network of rebels. Her powers are growing. But seeing the devastating reality of humanity’s suffering, she despairs. The Magnates stranglehold on the populace has tightened and they have gained access to her Homeworld, poisoning its purity. Salomé's only chance of defeating the oppressors lies in recovering
The Lost City
Series: Holder of the Key, 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 203,970. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
"A storm is coming..." The epic third entry in the Holder of the Key series takes the adventure deep into the Amazon rainforest, where the remains of an ancient civilization are rumored to lie.
Forces of History: Myth, Liberty and Freedom in European History.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,830. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Forces of History traces liberty through events in European history including: Rome, Greece, Middle Ages and even the Irish fight for freedom. It is a collection of essays that show how the same story of liberty has risen to the top throughout the ages.
Herakles and Geryon
Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Classics
For his tenth labor, Herakles must travel to the red lands far to the west, where Hera has commanded he steal the famed red cattle of the triple-bodied giant Geryon. But the task in no easy one, because the cattle are guarded by the double headed hound Orthros, the brother of Kerberos who guards the gates of the underworld.
The Holder of the Key (Redux)
Series: Holder of the Key, 1. Price: Free! Words: 83,280. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In the first entry of the epic HOLDER OF THE KEY series, researcher Adam Thorne uncovers an mysterious artefact from a long lost civilization; the highly coveted Key of Elysia. At this discovery, he is tasked by billionaire business magnate Lucius Hart with building a team and tracking down more of these enigmatic gifts, starting with a shrine hidden deep within the Mojave Desert.
Little Red Riding Hood -- A Story Retold
Series: Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 900. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Classics
Who really knows what happened in that cottage between Little Red Riding Hood and the wolf?