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Cracked Dagger, Book One of Allies and Adversaries
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Series: Allies and Adversaries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 81,590. Language: American English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
It's ALL gone wrong. The weapon is broken, and cannot be repaired. Many times the Rell have gone back in time to force Kolob to kill his infant self, yet each time they have failed. On this most recent attempt, terrible changes are seen in the timeline, beginning with a shocking death that will impact the fates of friend and foe alike. Cracked Dagger is the beginning.
Family Ties and Torn Skies
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,590. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Meet the varied people and cultures who define family in so many different ways, from the strictly licensed, steam-powered cities of the southern Empire to the small communal villages in the north. Glimpse mysteries unique to the temporal structure of Torn World and search for answers to universal questions about belonging and relating. 32 short stories and 5 poems are included.
Yetzirah: The Pocket Worlds - The Butterfly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,960. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Twin sisters attempt to save Yetzirah, a world of hope and healing.
But What do the Trees Say? Or, the unimportance of worldbuilding
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 530. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
Worldbuilding in SF & Fantasy--and what it can't do for you.
The Death of Kings
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Series: Fields of Battle, Book 1 · The Count of Trall, Book 1. Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 250,510. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In the northern kingdom of Luourn the young king, Raegin, languishes in a dungeon, his throne usurped by his own kinsman, Rothgar. Saved from a lingering death by a loyal friend, Raegin escapes from his stolen kingdom and seeks refuge on the island of Trall. From there, Raegin must face some startling revelations, and a journey beset by danger,before he can finally return to reclaim his kingdom.
The Demon's Consort
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Series: Fields of Battle, Book 2 · The Count of Trall, Book 2. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 150,960. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Deep in the heart of the Great Og dwells a mysterious sect known as the Brotherhood of Sheoleth. The priests of this cult have been following the Count of Trall, pursuing a centuries old feud. When the priests of Sheoleth strike, Kieldrou must leave the fate of the southern kingdoms for a while, choosing instead to follow his devil-worshiping foes, even if it leads to his death.
After The Crash
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,830. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The job is simple -- land illegally on the unspoiled planet Cicora, drop off two aliens and a human, collect the pay, and go home to life as a tourist pilot. Oh, and ask no questions. But when Fiona Quinn’s ship crashes, she is stranded on a strange planet with a gorruff, a mahtree, and a man. And all she has is questions. "A good, solid story" -- Nebula-nominated author Robert A. Metzger
Two Year Novel Course: Set 3 (World Building)
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Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,950. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This set of world building classes provides a few tricks for both physical and cultural world building and includes exercises, examples and many questions to answer about your own work. This set of classes will help science fiction and fantasy writers, however the cultural aspects and conflicts can also work well in modern and historical fiction.
The 33 Worst Mistakes Writers Make About Mother Nature
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Series: 33 Worst Mistakes for Writers, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,920. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book is not just about mistakes writers make but about things they tend to neglect. However it will not tell you "How To" create a world. That is still up to you but the most important point is to create an abundance of living beings and all they need to survive in a believable way.
Lichgates (Grimoire Saga #1)
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Series: The Grimoire Saga, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 120,290. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Kara Magari is about to discover a beautiful world full of terrifying things—Ourea. The final page will leave you breathless.