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The Gallery of Worlds: May 2012
Price: Free! Words: 26,170. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A stirring collection of short stories from Lantern Hollow Press, including fantasy, science fiction, fairy tale, dark fantasy, and serials. Published quarterly. This edition includes the short story "Envy and Ashes" by Jessica Khoury, the author of the much-anticipated action-romance novel "Origin"
Three Names of the Hidden God
Price: Free! Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
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What occult mysteries tie together a magical disappearing lake, a courageous young birdcatcher, a hidden god, and the savage politics of an ancient kingdom? Discover the wonders and wisdom of the Compass Rose in this new fantasy short story by two-time Nebula Award nominated author Vera Nazarian, set in the same mythic universe as her critically acclaimed novel DREAMS OF THE COMPASS ROSE.
Amun Sa and the Girl from the Desert
Price: Free! Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The elder vampire Ashayt was once a simple peasant girl living in Egypt, on the outskirts of the great city of Memphis. Her life changes first when she meets a man -- Amun Sa -- with whom she falls in love, and second when she meets a deadly creature in the reeds, who bestows upon her both the gift and curse of immortality. This story is a spoiler-free excerpt from The Children of the Sun.
The Origin of Christianity
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 21,370. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The theme of his first book is based upon the Origin of Christianity, this is a study book that contains many topics with the purpose to bring God's people to the knowledge of the true Word and to consecrate themselves to Him and be prepared for the coming of the Lord.
Locus Origin - The Never Born
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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In a world decimated by a long, drawn-out war where a never-ending stream of fresh clones are fed to the Terran war machine, a genetically engineered squad of soldiers must fight to survive against all odds. They must struggle to establish their own identities in a world that has little respect for human life, and even less for that of a clone.
Fiery Red Mage - A Josey Jackson Adventure
You set the price! Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Josey Jackson is what you might call a bounty hunter, or a mercenary, or some worse things if you're feeling lucky. But she wasn't always in the business. Once, she was just a kid---and then her life got crazy. Old men, young men, and some magical monsters will pit themselves against a young Josey Jackson. The question is, was it a good idea?
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.