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Myth and Mortality: Testing the Stories
Series: Harry Willson Humanist Philosophy, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,300. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by Amador Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Informed by personal experience and scholarly study, Willson challenges readers to examine the ideas and beliefs they may have accepted by default, and to make a conscious choice to replace all that breed guilt, hatred and fear with those that bring joy, compassion, and enthusiasm for life. He suggests that fear or denial of death is the result of our unwillingness to set aside ego.
By the Side of the Fire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,100. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Native American people have a rich oral tradition. History and heritage have been past down from generation to generation These and many others are the tales the Native American loved so much to hear beside the night fire. Under an open sky, nestling close to the earth, the old story-tellers have told these legends. I hope that these tales spark an interest in Native American folk lore.
Thus Saith the Lord
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
After the God of Israel makes a revelation to a mortal, the Gods of Olympus gather to discuss their future. Ares decides upon war against Heaven while Apollo seeks help from Satan himself. But what chance do these petty gods have against the gates of Yahweh himself? This is a short story of approximately 2,400 words.
Animal Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The animals have had enough. Mankind is intent upon destroying itself, so the animals come to a Gathering to decide if they should interfere or allow what they believe to be the Creator's plan to come to fruition. The predators wish to strike. The prey wish to do nothing. Who will win this argument? This is a short story of approximately 2,700 words.
The Poetry of Myths and Legends Vol. 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A second volume of 30 poems with tales of ghosts, myths and legends.
New Sheriff in Town
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
After the sheriff of Polk County, Kentucky, passes away, the good residents place an ad in the local paper for a replacement. The only applicant turns out to be an ancient Greek warrior named Achilles. And lo, Polk County will never be the same again. This is a short story of approximately 1,800 words.
A Celtic Darkness: Supernatural Tales Of Ireland
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 27,800. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An exciting collection of short stories that reinvigorates the Irish ghost story tradition! A Celtic Darkness: Supernatural Tales of Ireland by Eoghain Hamilton is an insightful blend of local settings, folklore and legends, with classic Gothic and ghost tales. Hamilton creates a new and unsettling landscape in among the haunted hills and rolling countryside of Ireland.
The Poetry of Myths and Legends Vol. 5
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
30 poems of Myth and Legends. A new and easy way to learn about some legends known and unusual.
The Seer's 7 Deadly Fairy Tales, A Compendium, Urban Fantasy
Series: The Seer's 7 Deadly Fairy Tales Series, A Compendium. Price: Free! Words: 17,340. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Anything can happen on Halloween night in Salem—even a human sacrifice.
The Brownie's Holiday
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Brownies, magical Irish house Fey, Dela and Laney are in Maui for their Springer. A time of transition from youth to adulthood. Their cousins deliver news Ireland is being ravaged by devastating earthquakes and that their race is on the brink of total extinction. The Fey counsel orders they must return home now or all is lost. Will they follow their dreams or save their beloved home?