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To End All Others: A Great War Trio
Price: Free! Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
The soiled rain of putrid trenches drips further and further into the mud. The dew droplets of a French bi-plane awake to the rising sun. A father lies awake at night, knowing that somewhere, his son is facing a hell on Earth. This is the Great War, and the terrors, struggles, sacrifices, and tears of that conflict remain with us. Into that tragic world, this collection offers a brief window.
Blood Spring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,940. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
When Henry and Claire try to return Brownie, a deer Claire nursed back to health, to the woods, they get lost. That's only the start of their trouble. This novelette is pumped full of hillbilly kidnapping, ancient gods, sacrifices and swords, and an ending that is sure to stick with you.
The Mechanic of San Martín
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 68,300. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Adventure
(5.00)
A man with two wives is a man tempting Destiny. When Rigoberto’s lawful wife dies, Destiny robs him of his nerve. How to combine two families, get his dead wife’s children to accept La Segunda as their mother? He despairs, he retreats to the mountains. It takes a bold gringa, a talking wolf, a sorcerer and the sacrifice of a beloved child to bring him back from the mountains and from collapse.
Kissed By Fire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 207,240. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Kissed By Fire chronicles D.C.I. Leo Swan trying to steer his life back on course after being shot, but the cases keep mounting. A fetish-driven serial-killer. A father out to revenge the sadistic abuse that led to the death of his wife and daughter. Four more murders. A major crime family. Drug dealing and more murders. A vigilante gang, beatings and a murder.
The Pit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
An ancient power older than mankind haunts three friends in upstate New York. The answer lies deep within an abandoned house. Can these young friends overcome pure evil, or will they be cast into eternal torment.
Devil's Sacrifice
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When a stranger seeks refuge from a blizzard in a tiny tavern, the locals share with him the story of how they came to be plagued by eternal winter.
HEROES
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This is a book of Poetry/Lyrics written about and dedicated to The Armed Forces.
The Last Anasazi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,320. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the late 1200's, except for one man, the Anasazi Indians mysteriously disappeared from what is now known as Mesa Verde National Park in southwestern Colorado. Now 700 years later David Longbow still questions what happened to his people and his wife and son. Evil lurks on the mesa as a demon from the underworld leads a zombie force to end David's life and retake the area from the white man.
Tears of Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.80)
This is a short story. The old, abandoned Theine house ... standing alone, seemingly still, so very dark. Whispered stories of nightmares inside. Rumors of a girl’s body in the ditch. The curiosity of those too young to know better than to dare a peek. Shattered innocence. Sacrifices from the purest of loves … the love of a child.
Far From Over
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00)
Maleck Bloodwise took home from the unicorn-orcan war a souvenir he is not ready to give up until his son falls into the wrong hands.