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Final Triumph
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A story of tragedy and final triumph as a young girl and her brother are left orphans by a mysterious epidemic. Maria takes to the dangerous streets of Puerto Hermoso in hopes of finding a better life for her younger brother.
Shooting Bear
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,740. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
A short novel about guilt, redemption, and love
The Always-House People
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Ba'el, a pre-historic youth, strikes out on a quest to prove his manhood to himself and to his clan. Soon, he will discover the truth behind the religion of his people. Soon after, he will lose everything... and so will all of humanity. The Always-House People is a short story of about 5600 words.
The Weeping Empress
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 87,490. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Chiyo Alglaeca was happy in her life, until it was all taken away. Forced into notoriety, stalked by a mysterious cult, hunted by the emperor, and facing betrayal at every turn she clings to the only safety she can find: two enigmatic men and the sharp bringer of death, Salvation. The Weeping Empress explores the devastating effects of loss, the hunt for redemption, and the price of destiny.
Let The World Die
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
After years of saving the world, an exhausted hero decides that she has finally had enough—let humanity save itself, let the world die.
Nathan, the Buttercups are Blooming
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Short Story Speculative Fiction ~ Nathan Bradford is a prosperous man who always provided well for his wife Esther and their eight children. Now blind with glaucoma, he listens with helpless fury as his beloved wife lies dying while his children respond in their individual ways to the evolving crisis they all feel helpless to prevent. Will Nathan change the seemingly inevitable course of events?
The Lycaning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
PARTS 1 & 2: This is not your traditional wolfman tale. An inventive and original take on a horror classic, THE LYCANING creates a new breed of the monster and a society transformed by a Werewolf Apocalypse. It is at the same time a story about love and sacrifice. PART 2 delves deeper into the origins of character and plot. Secrets are revealed. Werewolves, humans, and were-zombies clash.
The White Lilac
Price: Free! Words: 76,640. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Fifteen year old Caryn Tobin is willing to sacrifice her life to save the world, and to atone for her part in the death of a friend. Kai Garrett will risk everything to discover his past and why he was abandon. When their paths join, they form an unlikely friendship that could change everything. The fate of the world hangs in the balance. This is a YA Dystopian Sci-fi novel.
The Sacrifice: Chronicles of Sunset Valley
Series: The Chronicles of Sunset Valley, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
An old familiar face has resurfaced from the past in the idyllic town of Sunset Valley and with it, dark secrets will be unfolded. Trish Gaffney, a tourist who won the hearts and trust of the locals was believed to have left town and gone back to wherever she came from. But she is back. And with her, many stories will unravel.
Succor the Child: a Lovecraftian Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Occult
After viewing a sixth-grader's bizarre chalk drawing, one impressionable townsperson begins to see more than just childish scrawls, and curiosity about the drawing's subject becomes an all-consuming obsession—literally. Originally published in The Big Book of Bizarro, ed. Rich Bottles Jr and Gary Lee Vincent. Bridgeport, WV. Burning Bulb Publishing, 2011.