Jacob Magnus

Biography

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I'm Jacob Magnus, for some reason.

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Books

Solace
Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
In a world blighted by suffering, one penguin will risk it all in the pursuit of happiness. But this penguin is different. This penguin has a bomb.
Old Dog
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Urban
An old man faces an irreverent challenger in this short story about a game as old as history.
Prospero's Dream
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An ancient exile must confront his greatest pain, and discover if he has the strength to live without deceiving his only love.
The Punished
Price: Free! Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Punished: a short story. In a future where soldiers fight in borrowed bodies, one warrior will confront the ultimate loss.
Through Fire
Price: Free! Words: 50,160. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Surrounded by wild lands and death machines, the last city relies on the riggers to carry water and vital supplies. Flint, driver of the toughest rig, loves the freedom of the open way, and hates the cruel customs of the city, but when the president's daughter tries to run in his rig, he must dare terrors without and treachery within to protect her, even if it means running through fire.
Panoptic
Price: Free! Words: 52,800. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Meet Soro, world-renowned snap artist, and Squizzle, his owl monkey sidekick. For Soro the world was a giant's playground, a million perfect visions for him to catch on film. Then one night he met her, and the giants awoke. Now Soro’s running to salvage the shreds of his life, and his only weapons are his wits…and his camera.
Black Salt
Price: Free! Words: 73,070. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Alexandria of the Ptolemies, a city seething with corruption and danger. Only Nikias of Athens stands between the kingdom and chaos, but his time is running out, for a dark power is moving in the dead god’s city.
Privateer
Price: Free! Words: 82,360. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Liana’s experiment was meant to make the ultimate soldier. Instead it created an unstoppable monster. Now she’ll do anything to survive. But the only men who can save her are the worst crew of renegades on the seas… The Privateers.
Stopwatch
Price: Free! Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Business
(5.00 from 1 review)
Corben Jatthew gets it done. That's Corben's motto, and he's built a successful consulting business by following it, but when he takes the Stopwatch case, he soon finds he's running out of time. Can Corben get it done? Find out in Stopwatch, a short story.
The Boy Who Asked
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales
How far will one little boy go for the answer to a simple question? A fairy tale.
The Garden
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales
Can a young monk find the liberation he yearns for in the garden? A Zen fairy tale.
Flesh and Stone
Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Unis and Pepi. Slaves of the Pharoah or makers of history? Find out in the short story Flesh and Stone.
Torn Apart
Price: Free! Words: 58,890. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Gangster Cato Block throws Corben Jatthew’s life into chaos when his men chase Corben’s estranged, womanising brother Randall to Corben’s wedding anniversary. Can Corben save his brother and his beloved wife, or will his life be torn apart?