John Paxton

Books

The Cycle of Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00)
We first met Nicholas in 'Conception' and his wife Dominique in 'The Wedding'. This book contains both of those stories as well as the third and final story of their lives. The final story is called 'Thirty Years On'. The ending is surprising but, at the same time, entirely logical.
The Wedding
Price: Free! Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
We first met Nicholas in 'Conception'. In that short story, his life was about to fundamentally change. In 'The Wedding', he has been informed he will marry in two weeks' time and will meet his bride, whose name he does not know, thirty minutes before the ceremony.
Conception
Price: Free! Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00)
These stories provide a brief glimpse into two different, future societies. In 'The Great Change', an epidemic, targeting fifty percent of the population, sweeps through a country on completion of a large, scientific experiment. The epidemic brings about profound changes in society. In 'Conception', a young man contemplates the imminent changes in his life as he enters the next phase of manhood.
Impression of Sunrise
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
A novel about the normal aspects of life - love, relationships, sex, death, guilt. While still coming to terms with the death of his wife and the changes that brings to friendships, Martin struggles to rebuild a life and handle new friendships and relationships. He is subjected to many forces of change and financial pressures outside of his control.
Reflections
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,990. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00)
A young man opens his door to a mysterious woman who invites herself inside. A young man is suddenly given access to almost unlimited wealth. A woman walks into her bathroom to see a naked man she does not recognize. These are some of the characters who populate this eclectic mix of short stories, with elements of romance, strange coincidences and unexpected outcomes where all is not as it seems.

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