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Nathan, the Buttercups are Blooming
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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
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Price: Free! Words: 76,640. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: 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
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Series: The Chronicles of Sunset Valley, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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.
BROKEN (#2 in The Crystor Series)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,690. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A heroic tale of true friendship, infinite sacrifice and untamed love.
Divine Evolution Revelations
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Do you believe in the peace teachings of Jesus, but not the way that the mass religions follow them? Do you find it disturbing that the people that claim to worship the master of peace brag about his murder? Do you find it unnerving that people once covered their bodies in animal blood to hide their sins from God, then killed the man they claimed to be God himself? www.myspace.com/DivineEvolution
Seven Sacred Directions: A Native American Message of Transformation
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012 by Henschel Haus Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book tells the story of Singing Man, using the Seven Sacred Directions (east, south, west, north, Earth, Self, Creator) of Native American tradition, to describe his path from self-abuse to survival and thriving. It includes exercises to bring home these principles and incorporate these practices into one's daily life.
The Apple King
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012 by Secret Fire Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Gage backpacks across the country in the wake of his wife's death—until he awakens chained to an apple tree in the middle of nowhere. It doesn't take long for him to understand that he's trapped in the shade of a magical tree. Or that the tree aims to take his soul. But if he has to die—to give up his life for love—he wants more than anything to make it count. With bonus story "Invocation."
Hell's Fury
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Michael's task is simple: defeat The Four Horsemen and foil Satan's plan. He doesn't ask for this job, of course. All he wants is to be normal; live a normal life. Instead, he is pulled into it against his will. The nightmares come, and life as he knows it ceases to exist.