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Kinard Mythology Anthology Volume III
Price: Free! Words: 189,410. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Each year, sixth graders at Kinard dive into the world of Mythology. After studying great works of Homer, Ancient Greece, and Ancient Rome, students write their own myths. This is the compilation of their hard work.
The Hunchback of Lángbòdó
Pre-release—available September 1, 2017. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,970. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Hunchback of Lángbòdó is a trilogy that tells the folk story of Oòduwà, the multi-dimensioned man preincarnated to take charge of the earth, partly by forcing the hands of his creator through experiments he conducted in his previous life.
Death of the Dragon God Lake: Voices from Tasik Chini, Malaysia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,470. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
​Death of the Dragon God Lake is a family ethnography focusing on the Jakun of Tasik Chini, Malaysia, and their contemporary struggles. The Orang Asli, West Malaysia's indigenous people have seen efforts to 'modernise' them, and this official spin cloak the denial of Orang Asli self-determination and the concurrent damage being done to their traditional land.
Chasing Light: Capturing The Aurora Over Iceland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Chasing Light is a collection of poems and images about the Northern Lights. Created over the course of 10 weeks in Iceland, this book is about spirits and omens from the past and encountering the elusive behaviour of the lights. It offers insights into how auroras are created and how the beautiful lights have a dark side that pose a potential danger to us.
A Witch's Lament
Series: Modern Magic, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The second installment of the series "Modern Magic" introduces us to a young witch with an unusual past. We meet here shortly after her twenty-sixth birthday. It was this day that started it all. This story is written in a style that eschews declarative gender labels for the protagonist within the narrative; as such, it is up to the reader to choose what labels they see fit.
The Un-Familiar: A Tale of Cats and Gods
Series: The Chupacabra Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This raucous island adventure weaves the myth and mystery of the chupacabra (Spanish for goatsucker) with some endearing island characters in a madcap look at science, belief, and the gray area in between. There's a beast of a storm brewing and only a god can stop it. But which one? The chupacabra returns--and this time, he's brought some friends (and an enemy or two).
The Signpost: The Evolution of the Westford Knight
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 16,660. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
The Westford Knight has a long and convoluted history. Imagination and pseudoscience built this modern mythology, which continues to evolve. This work, now in its second edition, is a Westford-centric history of the topic.
Scarers
Series: Theatre · Monologos. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The six monologues of the six Scarers of Guatemalan tradition written by Claudio Valerio Gaetani from the point of view of personal judgment of character. In I oral tradition of Guatemala there are many characters, walkers and ghosts, ghosts and banshees, ancestral traditions sended from one generation to another constantly, is telling the people of a village, with their fears and fears.
Two Tales Without a Head
Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Two stories that helped as a template for my novel. Main character is Peter, half-demon and a Dragon's great-grandson. Using his powers he aids the villagers avoid supernatural threats during their everyday life. The first tale is about his coming-to-age and learning the truth about himself, and the second is his first big adventure.
The Rise of Genesis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 133,890. Language: American English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
Captured by a secret government agency, an angel must decide how much-—and who—he’s willing to risk for a second chance.