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Chained Freedom- A Free Fantasy
Price: Free! Words: 11,330. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
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Tana Woodwolf wakes to find herself trapped within a strange land. She learns from the faces of the others that this is no paradise she has been transported to; it is a prison. She discovers that a dark and malignant force is dragging the prisoners, one-by-one, to higher rooms of the tower from which they never return. Who holds the key? Only one person can discover the truth and save them...
Dollywagglers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,010. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Tenebris Books. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Billie is a dollywaggler on a far from sentimental journey. The Eppie – a worldwide flu pandemic – has left London with nothing but a few beastly survivors with appallingly unwholesome habits. Watch out for Rodney; he is particularly nasty. Oh, and don’t try to escape the madness by fleeing to the country – things may be even worse out there.
License to Do That
Series: Rev and Dylan books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,170. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Magenta. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What if people had to become licensed before becoming parents? Dylan, freelance journalist, investigates, interviews, and observes; Rev, loose cannon, solves an ‘illegal fertilization’ mystery. They both occasionally get stoned and silly, and deal with a baby wolf who has adopted them. Laugh and think at the same time.
Terrifying Tomorrows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Five science fiction nightmares from the master of suspense C. C. Blake. These tales include lovers in peril, dystopias on the verge of collapse, gut-wrenching revenge, imminent apocalypse, and a heartbreaking view of tomorrow's youth.
Elderly Controversy Viewed by an Elderly
Price: Free! Words: 41,960. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
This is a very different book in important ways from the usual treatment that concentrates mainly on suggestions for improving the daily life of seniors. It is not written by an expert on seniors but by a senior whose diverse experiences and problems transcend the standard content purveyed by traditional experts. Many will find this a very controversial treatment of the category of seniors.
No End to the Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
War rape, profit, baby androids, tax exemptions for churches, make-up, having kids, assisted suicide, abortion, grades inflation, littering, business ethics… Philosophy with an attitude. Because the unexamined life is dangerous.
The 1 AM Astronaut and Other Poems
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
"The 1 AM Astronaut and Other Poems" is a whimsical poetry anthology written in the spirited and insightful voice of a thirteen-year-old girl. Covering topics such as identity, belonging, urbanization, childhood, and friendship, her poetry delights and enlightens with quirky, emotive language and contemporary forms. All royalties earned by the sales of this book will go to charity.
Between the Shadow and the Flame
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 281,100. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Epic in scope, "Between the Shadow and the Flame" is the allegorical retelling of the history of philosophy, religion and science, as seen through the journey of its three main characters. As they investigate the conspiracy behind a catastrophic war, Sophia, Hyle and Newman tackle larger questions about free will, God and the nature of reality itself.
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.