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The Puzzle Box
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
On her way home for Christmas, Dora is given a mysterious box, and almost immediately strange things begin to happen. A boy appears out of nowhere, and seems to know her; her Dad goes missing; and people from a company called The Urizen Corporation start trying to steal the box. A magic-and-myth story for children aged 10 and up, in the tradition of John Masefield's "The Box of Delights".
Time for Truth: A Challenge to Skeptics
Price: Free! Words: 50,000. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Is there one consistent truth, one story which eclipses all others, a single road towards the light revealed through religion, science, philosophy, legend and myth? Some would say 'no'; they are wrong. We live in perilous times. This is a time for answers, a time to take a closer look, this is a Time for Truth.
The Labyrinth of the Heart: Changed Myths for Changing Lives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,450. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Myths and folktales are retold in this book against the grain of the conventional tellings (which is why the subtitle refers to “Changed Myths”), as well as some new stories in a similar vein. My stories present new images of male heroes, who do not need to use violence to reach their goals. The stories are informed by the insights of goddess spirituality and feminism.
Leviathan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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The day Leviathan, Serpent of the Heavens, sent Death to collect Beauty's soul, the vengeful Hero is swayed to confront God himself and demand payment for the wrong done. A parable of modern man's response to the guilt and pain of death, Leviathan is an old story but retold.
Crash of the Titans
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When Perseus falls Crimson must step forward - even if she doesn't want to. "Crash of the Titans" is a wry homage to both mythology and blockbuster special-effects movies. It features the ever popular Crimson, from "Forever Crimson" and Tournament of Death - the FREE online novel. Will this be a quest worthy of an epic poem - or the worst day of Crimson's very long life?
A Place of Rest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,760. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » General
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Far at sea, San Avellino Island has been many things - a slave plantation, a grand resort, home to history's most innovative medical research and its deadliest biological hazard. Deep within its ocean caves, a mysterious force reaches out to trapped researcher Nick LeMay, its power stretching across time and space to engage him in a battle for his freedom and the fate of those he holds most dear.
The Atheist Vignettes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Highly satirical and humorous while scathingly poking holes in the armor of religious belief, The Atheist Vignettes is an irreverent, sometimes didactic, but always entertaining novella of “associative fiction” that weaves short stories, playlettes, news reports, internet chats and other literary forms into a very human story with an unexpected ending. Even the "author" is a character!
HOW TO READ JUNG
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
This is an introductory text of mini essays. The author directs the reader to key texts within Jungian and post-Jungian psychology. Essay 1: How to Read Jung Essay 2: How to Read Jung on Psyche and Matter Essay 3: How to Read Jung on Mythology and Fairy-Tales Essay 4: How to Read the Post-Jungians Essay 5: Is Jungian analytical psychology Scientific? wordlength: 3120
The claimed kingdom
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,000. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Gathering 14 short stories and a teaser of his up-coming novel, THE CLAIMED KINGDOM explores different universes, sometimes with humor, sometimes with sadness, and others still full of thrills and adventure, in genres such as sci-fi, terror, erotic, and fantasy. A bunch of quirky and unexpected characters will lead you on an emotion roller-coaster through the pages of this first compilation.
A Challenge to be a Unicorn
Series: Unicorn Dreams, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
All unicorn’s have to undertake a challenge before they get their golden horns, and it’s not an easy task to undertake, first, on earth they have to spend a time being a true living horse, they can be either someone’s pet, or a Police horse or a free and wild horse, or a working horse and of any breed or have any colour coat. To become a Unicorn they have to earn golden stars f