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Archangel Morpheus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,260. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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In the ruins of Post-World War I Europe, Jeffrey Allbright begins the search for his missing twin. His journey will take him from the battlefields of France, across the deserts of Morocco, to the realm of Archangel Morpheus, god of Dreams, on the borderlands between heaven and hell. A surreal quest into the dreamlands, where death, time, and sanity cannot stop one driven by hope and love.
The Spotless Leopard
Series: The Lost Forest, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
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Once long ago, or short ago if you haven't got much time, somewhere on the African savannah, a group of trees decided to form a wood. The wood became a forest and then a Lost Forest... Within and around the forest lived many animals. Some had quite unusual adventures.This is the tale of one, a leopard named Opa. One day Opa lost her spots. But that is only half the story.
The Chamber
Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Six strangers awaken in an empty room with metal walls, no door, and what appears to be a two way mirror. Then one by one, they start to die. From Brett J. Talley, author of the Bram Stoker Award nominee, That Which Should Not Be.
The Unlikely World of Faraway Frankie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,970. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011 by NewCon Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
We've all dreamt of Faraway, a place so like the world we know but where we make the rules; Frankie Finnegan more than most. His parents have separated and his life is miserable. When he wakes up in Faraway one morning he thinks that all his dreams have come true, until things start to unravel and Frankie’s Dream slides inexorably towards Nightmare…
The Clouds Which Obscured the Sun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This novelette is the story of a storm and how it affects a man in a tree with balloons, a little boy watching him, a cougar and the mountain deer he devours, a crow, a mosquito, a man who works in a aluminum siding factory, a fisherman and his cat, a photographer, a man who works at a hardware store, and a man driving a truck who drinks a beer in a bar. Written in a uniquely surreal manner.
Beside the Sea
Price: Free! Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011 by NewCon Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A stunning, surreal fantasy that is at the same time a poignant rite-of-passage story; both moving and gripping.
Waking Up Naked On My Mother's Grave
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,430. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Hesitation Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Before you get too excited, despite its title, “Waking Up Naked on My Mother’s Grave” isn’t a horror book. It’s just a short, surreal, coming-of-age novel about a young man who travels to Washington, D.C., seeking his fortune. In no time at all, he’s working for a contractor and living with a somniphobiac girlfriend.
Dark Matters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,540. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Bruce Boston's Bram Stoker Award Winning 30th book of poetry collects 49 poems, six of them appearing here for the first time. Includes reprints from Asimov's SF Magazine, Chizine, The Pedestal Magazine, The Rhysling Anthology, Space and Time, Strange Horizons, and other leading genre and literary publications. Beautifully illustrated by Daniele Serra.
First Hand of the Night: A Collection of Five Early Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What happens when Pandora finally catches evil ... in a suitcase? Can a zombie find love? Be there at the end of the universe when something new shines through the desolation. Take a journey through the odd and the fantastic in this collection of five stories delving from science fiction to slipstream, through urban fantasy and standard fantasy -- with a twist.
The Boviniad: Book I - The Injection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Boviniad – a new verse translation of one of the most famous epic poems of post-antiquity. Join us in this new retelling of a classic UFO invasion as we embark upon an odyssey that takes us inside the body of a giant cow, with side trips to Venus, an alternate France, and worlds previously unconceived. Featuring eleven full-page illustrations by Maxwell Sebastian.