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Salvatore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,880. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Alexa is a lonely traveller eager to return home to Opura but torn by having to leave her only friend Rocco. When her grandfather dies and leaves her his generations old sword, she decides to enter a fighting tournament in a strange little town. In a cut-throat competition with a prize that isn't what it seems, will Alexa be able to hold her own? Or will the consequences be fatal?
The Knight of Craps (Chronicles of Nairn)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012 by Knights Hill Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A less-than-honorable knight, Aenghel fights in tournaments by day and runs a floating craps game by night. Danger strikes when the gunfathers of his violent homeland demand protection money—and he can’t pay. With his neck on the line, Aenghel rolls the dice in the biggest gamble of his life. Set in Nairn, the gritty universe of Felix R. Savage's epic SWORD OF TRUTH trilogy.
Prince Alec's Accidental Bride: a romantic high fantasy short story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011 by Elskavi Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Prince Alec's father and king commands him to wed, bed, and present a wife to him in three months or less. Prince Alec doesn't want anyone to win. Raina wants to win enough prize money to pay her parents' taxes and lay in winter supplies, and go back home. Neither of them planned on what would happen she wins and love enters the picture. An 8,400-word romantic fantasy short story.
Tennis for Newbies: What people should tell you, but probably won't.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
“Tennis for Newbies” is not an instructional. It will not tell you how to hit a groundstroke, how to hold a racquet or how to smash a lob into your opponent’s Adam’s apple. What it will tell you is how to approach the game like you know what you’re doing and how to quickly gain the skills, ability and confidence so you will know what you’re doing.
Tournament at Bergum
Price: Free! Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
An upstart swordstress, seeking her place in the world, trains under a controversial wanderer. Is he a sword-master in his own right? Her restless heart seems to think so, yet she is caught off guard when the trials come . . . The annual tournament is announced, and the Regent boasts of a new champion—one who strikes fear into the hearts of all . . . Fantasy adventure, 5600 words.
Distant Eyes
Series: The Khryterdon Saga, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,890. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Little Pebble Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Princess Sabrina knows her duty is to wed a prince. Two princes desire her for different reasons. Sir Holbrook loves her but is an ineligible suitor. Her father, the King, will not permit her to choose among them. Burdened with heartache Sabrina embarks on a journey to discover her inner strength. In this mythic realm of sorrow and hope BOOK ONE of the Khryterdon Saga begins with Romance.
GOLF Mystery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A golfing romance overlaid with a gruesome mystery.
Clash The Greatest Tournament
Price: Free! Words: 32,440. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Clash the virtual game where players control holographic avatars to duel and battle each other with. Max, a 14 year old boy new to Clash, has gotten the strong angelic avatar, Sandalphon, and fights with him in the local tournament. Max will see how strong Sandalphon really is when having to battle the toughest avatars the tournament has to offer.
Trotter's Bottom
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,350. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Ophelia O. is returning from maternity leave to her job as a solicitor in the sleepy Yorkshire market town of Rambleton. But on the steps she is accosted by a Russian chess grandmaster ... This gripping tale of murder, corruption and the theft of pink piglets, first published by Headline in 1997, is a hilarious follow-up to Tanya Jones' Ophelia O comic novels. 'A tremendous talent.'
National Title: The Unlikely Tale of the NAIB Tournament
You set the price! Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
“National Title: The Unlikely Tale of the NAIB Tournament” is an archeological dig through the history of collegiate athletics. It details the origins of America's oldest collegiate national championship and the foundation of character-driven athletics. The NAIB (NAIA), began by Emil Liston and Dr. James Naismith, surpassed the NCAA in membership in just 10 years, and smashed color barriers.