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Dragons Along the Silk Road...and Beyond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
An overview of dragon myths and legends around the world.
Ghosts Along the Silk Road...and Beyond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,300. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
An overview of ghost myths and legends around the world, based on the series of workshops.
The Boyar's Curse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,620. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Yesterday, a semi-retired professor with a hobby in the curious and the odd discovers something he didn't expect at all. Something he'd given up hoping for a lifetime ago. A thousand years ago, an old warrior, his adopted daughter, and their friend from the other side of the world run for their lives. They are hunted, and the only place to hide is the last remaining bastion of the old gods, tho
The Rat with Red and Blue Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A special rat personally takes responsibility to protect the decaying town of Inanis. A town where urban legends and myths come from. He will have his friends and family join him as he faces mythic creatures and monsters. There will be weird occurrences, strange beings, and dangerous adventures for this small and strange rat that tries to be a hero for a town that didn't ask for him.
Vicious Circle Volume Five
Series: Vicious Circle Volumes One - Four. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,580. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018 by stan@stanlaw.ca. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics
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This is the 5th volume of blogs, dedicated to the Search for Secular Ethics, as inspired by Dalai Lama. My search does not aspire to infallibility. I do hope, however, to stir readers' minds to join me in the search for ethics that would free us from the fundamentalistic dogmas of either science or religion. Feel free to comment on any of my 93 blogs.
Harry the Haggis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
The story of Harry the Haggis is for children from the 3 to six years of age; my great grandson listened intently when his mother read it to him. Harry has great difficulty getting to his favourite source of food. Being an enterprising wee fella, he is not deterred. Therefore, recruits the help of a grumpy old carthorse. A mythical children’s story about a Haggis and his friends, his challenges
The Indescribable Library Of Oddments
Price: Free! Words: 25,340. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fairy tales
In an old caravan at an English country fair a mysterious storyteller shares tales of ghosts, monsters and forgotten places. Throughout the day though our narrator cannot help but wonder: who is this man and where did he get such a strange collection of objects? He is, however, content just to listen and transport himself, for a time, from the troubles of today and his recent past.
No Place Like Home
Series: Urban Firytales. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,360. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Sometimes wicked... is really good. Parker and Ella-Marie find themselves cut off from the group of Avatars heading to hide in Perchta's Garden. Instead they find themselves flung into a fantastical land, facing a powerful witch who claims to be Dorothy of Oz. The women offer their help to free Oz of the demon scourge that threatens the magical lands and people there.
How Do We Know the Bible is True?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,150. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
The challenging uncertainties in your mind, or in the mind of someone you know, are worth taking the time to explore. Session topics include: How did we get the Bible? Isn't the Bible full of myths and legends? What about those "lost books" of the Bible? What about all of the contradictions? Why do Christians believe the Bible is perfect? How do we know the words haven't been changed?
Vicious Circle Volume Four
Series: Vicious Circle Volumes One - Four. You set the price! Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017 by stan@stanlaw.ca. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
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85 Blogs In Search of Secular Ethics. To reassure you again, the purpose of my blogs is not to sell my books, although nothing would give me greater pleasure than you reading them, but for the books to encourage people to read my blogs. For the most part, my novels reinforce the philosophy outlined in my blogs. Please, feel free to partake in my search for Secular Ethics.