Books tagged: novelette

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Ilu'itanu
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"In the busy hours of the day, when the clamour of human existence is at its uttermost, the voice of the ocean is diminished to little more than an ambient murmuration; but at night, when all has settled, she rises up and roars so all can hear. Her words are eternal and full of mystery, sometimes soothing, but at other times resounding ancient horrors..."
Trapped by Love: A Novelette
Price: Free! Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Lori Hammond is used to spending all day working closely with her boss Derek Anderson. Their relationship changes, however, when the two of them are trapped in an elevator.
Mumbly Peg
Series: Harry Landers, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009 by MindWingsAudio. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a young woman becomes the recipient of a lurid photo of herself with an older married man, she enlists the help of rookie private investigator Harry Landers. Once the intern to a more established PI, Harry uses the skills Stretch taught him as he delves into the case and discovers that sometimes the greatest asset a gumshoe can have is luck.
Shortcuts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010 by MindWingsAudio. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Gail Mahoney, single mom, student and waitress, decides to take a shortcut home one night in January after work, a co-worker swears it’ll save her time. A flat tire in a cell-phone-dead-zone and a passerby with murderous intent send Gail racing against death on an icy country road.
Greed (The Seven Deadly Stones Book I)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Three scientists on an expedition in the Himalayas discover a unique stone with an unusual attraction. They soon find themselves in the midst of the battle between Heaven and Hell as the stone's fate and that of the scientists unravels. Can an evil prophecy be fulfilled, or will the birth of a boy save mankind?
The Hunting Party (Tales from the Middle Empires Vol. I) (Revised 04-22-10)
Price: Free! Words: 17,120. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
From a race where blood feuds and interplanetary game hunts are rites of passage, a ruler's younger son joins his elder brother and a band of usurpers on a hunt. The youth soon learns that their ship has been around the galaxy a few times and has ideas of its own about what makes for a hunt. On a world of irresistible temptations, Osbane will learn what awaits those who kill for sport.
Guide to the Best Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror
Price: Free! Words: 51,790. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Fiction » Science fiction » General
All the 5 star, 4.5 star and 4 star novels, collections, anthologies and short stories.
Major Science Fiction Anthologies - A Brief History
Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Plenty has been written about the decline of the short story, anthology and collection, and when you read some older books they have been saying the same thing for decades, even in the first issue of Asimov's magazine in 1977. I have also seen Gardner Dozois write about the acceleration of the 'lack of memory' of past science fiction work. Not too surprising perhaps with the pace of change. I h
Major Fantasy Anthologies - A Guide
Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Fiction » Fantasy » General
For fantasy in general, the short story has been less of a focus than science fiction, it would appear. I certainly also have less of it in my collection, or in my head. However, such a form has been around a lot longer, with more practitioners. Monster and ghost stories galore for centuries, for example, not to mention the various mythological tales from all around the world.
Laird Barron (ology)
Price: Free! Words: 166,680. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Fiction » Horror » General
About the work of horror writer Laird Barron, and is a companion to the Laird Barron (ology) website http://lairdbarron.blogspot.com and collects the content found at the site. The various entries and elements can also be browsed there. Barron as a writer often works in a Lovecraft type tradition, using his own Pacific Northwest and in particular Washington State mythos. Also noir influences.