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The Gates of Byzantium (Purge of Babylon #2) The Gates of Byzantium (Purge of Babylon #2) 4.8 stars / 233 reviews This is Book 2 in the Purge of Babylon series. Book 1 is available at: amazon.com/dp/B00H9OT6K0________________________________________Man is no longer at the top of the food chain.The Purge has devastated the globe, turning much of humanity into night-dwelling, bloodthirsty creatures (dubbed "ghouls" by the survivors), while small pockets of remaining humans have managed to carry on.With the loss of their sanctuary, Will and his small band of survivors are forced to seek shelter elsewhere. Following the call of a mysterious radio broadcast, they make the treacherous journey to Louisiana, where an island might hold the key to survival.Along the way they meet new survivors, clash with new enemies, and renew old acquaintances that have been forever altered. Collaborators--humans working with the ghouls--are more dangerous than ever, and the ghouls have begun a new phase of their domination.Will learns that a larger war between survivors and ghouls is raging in the rest of the country, but before he can join the fight, he must first ensure the continued survival of his group at all costs.Where The Purge ends, the Gates beckon... 2014-02-01 527 4017
Blood Prophecy: Book 2 of The Witch Fairy Series Blood Prophecy: Book 2 of The Witch Fairy Series 4.6 stars / 103 reviews The Fairy mercenaries may be back in their own realm, but the Witches still want Xandra dead.Fearing an ancient prophecy, the Witches are determined to keep Xandra from destroying the world. Still new to her magical powers, she must learn to use her Witch magic in order to protect herself and those she loves. Now, if only she can get her magic to cooperate.Once again, Xandra is tasked with determining who is friend and who is foe as she faces this new threat. Not to mention digging around in the family skeleton closet to find out what else she's never been told. In the end, will she be powerful enough to take on the eight most powerful Witches in the world? 2011-09-07 219 13873
Saint Elm's Deep (The Legend of Vanx Malic Book 3) Saint Elm's Deep (The Legend of Vanx Malic Book 3) 4.6 stars / 89 reviews Here is what people are saying about Vanx Malic:I felt like I was in a whole new world reading this book... The storyline was also amazing. I would recommend anyone who loves fantasy books to read this as you will def be swept into this world! - Avid Reader Reviews (*Review of Through the Wildwood, Book One)"You've (Mathias) already achieved much, much more than so many people who like to think of themselves as writers." -- @Gollancz The Deputy Publishing Director of SF, Fantasy & Horror list of the Orion Publishing Group."When reading this book, I was reminded of several other fantasy novels that I have read previously. The author's style is individual, but it has the flavor of a Tolkien novel, or possibly Robert Jordan. I detected a great amount of affection in his deliverance of the characters, and their progress throughout the story was handled well. I must say that Vanx is quite a likeable rogue, and the way that the story begins certainly grabs the reader, pulling them into the story whether they like it, or not."-- Kindle Review (*Review of Through the Wildwood, Book One)Entertaining, action packed, and witty. Overall a good second book that starts where the first left off and I look forward to the next. - Jacob (Review of Dragon Isle, Book Two)Snippet from Saint Elm's Deep, The Legend of Vanx Malic Book III:“I’ve been listening to all your spook talk for days,” Kegger said quite clearly, but with a caravaneers crudeness to his words. All of the gargan accent that had been in his voice when speaking of knives and bows, during his battling with Chelda, was gone, as if it had never been there. “My orders were to get you to the Lurr and wait for you to come out.” He hefted his axe and thumbed the edge he’d been sharpening nightly at the fire. “I’ve got a good bit of unfinished business in them woods myself. Twern’t no frost bite that took his limbs. The tree that had my brother was real. I swear it. I had to cut him from it. It was foul smelling, and as evil as the Letch itself. It bled thick red blood, just like you or I would, where my ax struck. I hurt it, and it screamed right at me before it turned Sean loose. It weren’t no magic fairy tree. This was as black and cold as the Letcher’s own wrath.” “But you saw no sign of the fae in the Lurr Forest?” Gallarael asked.“If I did, I didn’t know what it was,” Kegger chuckled. “Deer, elk, bear, and wolf. I know their sign well, but I’ve never seen a fairy turd, much less been inclined to look for one.”The Legend of Vanx Malic continues with Book Three, "Saint Elm's Deep"After finding a map on a grueling hunt, Vanx and his new companions decide to travel deep into the Bitterpeaks, where a fabled hoar witch's crystal palace supposedly sits hidden in a valley called Saint Elm's Deep. The story deepens, as we delve into Vanx's past and the future of as unlikely a group of heroes as you will ever find. Action and adventure, drama and thrills, and a barrel keg full of fantasy adventure await readers in Saint Elm's Deep, the third installment of The Legend of Vanx Malic.Look for book four, "That Frigid Fargin' Witch" in early 2014.Other titles by M. R. Mathias:Short Stories:Crimzon & Clover I - Orphaned Dragon, Lucky GirlCrimzon & Clover II - The Tricky WizardCrimzon & Clover III - The GrogCrimzon & Clover IV - The Wrath of CrimzonCrimzon & Clover V - Killer of GiantsCrimzon & Clover Collection One (stories 1-5)The Saga of the Dragoneers:The First Dragoneer - Free The Royal Dragoneers - Now AvailableCold Hearted Son of a Witch - Now AvailableThe Confliction - Now AvailableThe Emerald Rider - Now Available And don't miss the huge International Bestselling epic: The Wardstone TrilogyBook One - The Sword and the DragonBook Two - Kings, Queens, Heroes, & FoolsBook Three - The Wizard & the Warlord 2013-11-20 325 5537
Kick Kick 4.8 stars / 84 reviews Dan Jenkins returns from death for a chance to live again. The bodies of killers are his rides. Before he's kicked out, Dan needs to stop his hosts from hurting anyone else. It's one of the rules if he wants more rides. More rides means more movies and fishing trips, and more of those little apple pies they sell at gas stations and convenience stores, because they're just that good. For a dead guy, it's a pretty good gig...until someone changes the rules. 2014-01-15 260 27443
Silicon Man Silicon Man 4.4 stars / 83 reviews A global pandemic has cut the human population in half. An android workforce fills the void left by the devastation. But some of the AIs have grown tired of being slaves. Some want freedom. An underground movement of runaways has sprung up and wages a shadow war with a simple objective — equal rights for artificial people.Enter Commander Cole Marsalis, head of the AI-TAC first response team trained to deal with the rogue robots. Now he has been tasked with the ultimate undercover mission – infiltrate the android underground. But to do so, he will have to become that which he hates the most… A machine!" SILICON MAN is an intelligent techno-thriller where the line between man and machine has never been more unclear." - Nicholas Sansbury Smith, best-selling author of ORBS 2014-06-24 200 5393
From Darkness From Darkness 4.8 stars / 51 reviews Amazon #1 best seller in Horror AnthologiesAn Elizabethan age girl is pursued by a mysterious suitor.Deep in the backwoods a pair of hunters become the hunted.The great dreamer travels through the void searching for his final resting place.A group of revellers head to the ultimate club, but, what is the door charge?D R Gordon’s Debut horror collection “From Darkness” is filled with monsters. Monsters of the flesh and the mind. You will find ghosts, demons, and gods of old within these pages; a myriad of fiends born from Darkness. In the tradition of the grandfathers of short horror fiction Poe, Lovecraft, Blackwood and Le Fanu D R provides snapshots of the human mind at its most fiendish, its most terrified, its darkest.His sharp style takes us from a fifteenth century village, as a witch hunter comes to town, to the grimy back-streets of modern cities, where ladies of the night ply their wares, with the skill and ease of an accomplished wordsmith.Beware those who enter the world of D R Gordon, you will not come out the same. 2014-01-09 173 49570
Proxy (The Infected Book 1) Proxy (The Infected Book 1) 4.2 stars / 51 reviews The Infected Book Three: “Cast Iron” is now available! (It has a new cover style, but don't be thrown off, the first two books will be updated soon, so get your classic covered books while they last!)About this book:Brian Yi knew what it meant when he showed up with super-powers one day. He was Infected.Doomed to be hated and reviled for simply existing. A monster. But Brian is special, a rare Infected person willing to fight for those that can't, not uncontrolled or insane. In fact, thanks to his power of taking the place of those about to die and the bizarre overriding sense of self-sacrifice he suddenly develops, he doesn't really get a choice in the matter.Now he has to either fight for the IPB – a government organization designed to contain the Infected threat – or end up lobotomized, living the rest of his days in a psych ward.In the end though, he knows there's only one real option: save all he can.Even if it kills him.Because the world is about to change, and the only thing standing between the lives of millions and certain death, is one man with the unlikely power to take a victim's place when there is no other hope left.Proxy.* If you're in the mood to be really scared, pick up a copy of "Unrelenting Terror" by P.S. Power. On sale now (Literally on sale) it tells the story of a person desperately seeking their lost love. Even into the lands of the dead.The book is experimental, and uses advanced psychological techniques to cause the reader to feel like they're being haunted, or possibly possessed. True, some people claim that it cause actual haunting, but that's between you and ghost. And your courage.The sale ends soon, so if you're interested, act now, because waiting never helps anyone. "Unrelenting Terror" Remember the name, because people are going to be talking about it near you soon. 2012-02-07 483 67037
The Physics Of The Dead - A Supernatural Mystery Novel The Physics Of The Dead - A Supernatural Mystery Novel 4.6 stars / 40 reviews THE NEW NOVEL FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE #1 BESTSELLER THE STONE MAN PRAISE FOR LUKE SMITHERD'S WRITING: "... a novel that intrigues, enthralls, horrifies, thrills, and hits the reader with an emotional resonance as only the best stories can." - Ain't It Cool News.com "... strong characterization, moral quandaries, mystery, and a whole lot of tense moments. Reading the final sentence was truly a bittersweet moment." - SFsignal.com, Hugo award-winning website What do the dead do when they can't leave...and don't know why? The afterlife doesn't come with a manual. In fact, Hart and Bowler (two ordinary, but dead men) have had to work out the rules of their new existence for themselves. It's that fact (along with being unable to leave the boundaries of their city centre, unable to communicate with the other lost souls, unable to rest in case The Beast should catch up to them, unable to even sleep) that makes getting out of their situation a priority. But Hart and Bowler don't know why they're there in the first place, and if they ever want to leave, they will have to find all the answers in order to understand the physics of the dead: What are the strange, glowing objects that pass across the sky? Who are the living people surrounded by a blue glow? What are their physical limitations in that place, and have they fully explored the possibilities of what they can do? Time is running out; their afterlife was never supposed to be this way, and if they don't make it out soon, they're destined to end up like the others. Insane, and alone forever... A full-length novel. 90,000 words; from the author of the Amazon UK #1 Horror Bestseller, 'The Stone Man.' Praise for Luke Smitherd: PRAISE FOR LUKE SMITHERD: "Fantastically written characters who make you care about them right from the off." - Andy Pettifer "It was one of those books where you tell yourself you will read just one more page, then look at the clock and realise that it's 2 hours later. I would thoroughly recommend it" - Elaine Hosegood "I have owned a Kindle for about 2 years and downloaded some excellent books for very little cost but Luke Smitherd's works beat the lot" - Silversmith, Amazon UK Review "As soon as I started reading I was completely sucked in, which very rarely happens for me. I couldn't wait to get home and read it each night. I laughed. I cried. I did actual real life gasps of horror." - Katie, Amazon Review "I spend a lot of time trawling through the kindle book store looking for cheap books, relying on reviews to make my purchases. I have come across some less than average books using this method, but also some real gems. This book definitely falls into the latter category. It had me gripped from page one."- Steve Sut, Amazon UK Review "This story could, probably should, be made into a movie at some point. I honestly have to believe that Smitherd should contact a producer/director and make a fabulous movie deal. Totally enjoyed the read." - Bonnie Gleckler Clark, Goodreads 2011-04-14 266 15152
The Beggar of Beliefs (The Spirals of Danu) The Beggar of Beliefs (The Spirals of Danu) 4.8 stars / 26 reviews "Aren't we all architects of our own downfall?"Freeman Sullivan knows that time is not only against him, but the entire human race. In the stunning conclusion to ‘A Gathering of Twine’, Freeman tells the story of George Tate, as the disgraced archaeologist races to not only find the truth behind the strange inscriptions at Maiden Castle, but also a means to halt the lengthening of shadows. Yet there are dark and powerful forces aligning against him. As The Raven Men pour through from Sumerland to orchestrate the fall of Man, The Third Twine must reveal himself in a desperate bid to unlock the secrets of The Lost Citadel and discover the survivors of The Iyrian Empire. But not everyone is who they claim to be. As our world begins to fail, so disguises will be revealed and masks will fall as the battle for all creation reaches its climax. 2014-03-01 298 554863
Locked Within (#1 of the Memory Wars Trilogy) Locked Within (#1 of the Memory Wars Trilogy) 4.6 stars / 26 reviews The supernatural realm and the mundane world have existed side by side since the dawn of time. Predators walk the streets, hidden by our own ignorance. Once, the city of New York was protected, but that was another age. Now a creature emerges from the city's past to kill again, with no one to hear the screams of its victims. The lost and the weak, crushed under the heels of New York's supernatural masters, have given up hope. But one man finds himself drawn to these deaths. Plagued by dreams of past lives, his obsession may cost him friends, loved ones, even his life. To stop this monster, he must unlock the strength he once had. He must remember the warrior he was, to become the hero he was born to be. His name is Nathan Shepherd, and he remembers. 2012-09-24 200 180383
Covet: Book 2 of the Past Life Series Covet: Book 2 of the Past Life Series 4.6 stars / 24 reviews Everyone wants something.Even if it belongs to someone else.And some will destroy the very thing they want, just so no one else can have it.Professional soldier David Bellotti's latest mission seems simple: steal the key card to a drug lord's compound so the empire can be infiltrated and destroyed. But when David discovers evidence of his lover Lottie’s possible infidelity, his mission turns personal. He searches for answers others would kill to keep buried and discovers a link to the past he's been trying hard to ignore.Ancient lives, twelve thousand year old secrets, murder, and primal instincts lead David on a journey through past lives and present danger—all to save the woman he loves.Find your way back through alternate history, when hunter-gatherers roamed and David and Lottie's supernatural incarnations began. The Reading Caf calls Covet, Book Two of the Past Life Series, "An amazing and fascinating storyline of suspense, mystery, betrayal, hatred and love."Author Deborah O’Neill Cordes calls this Paleolithic reincarnation story a “page-turning mystery… positively Hitchcockian in its ability to keep me guessing.”Amazon reviewers say this metaphysical action adventure is “fascinating” with “non-stop suspense” and “an absolute treat”…“a heart-pounding thriller wrapped up inside a sizzling, sexy paranormal romance.” 2014-05-23 262 44897
The Misadventures of the Laundry Hag: All Washed Up: (Book 3 in the Misadventures of the Laundry Hag series) The Misadventures of the Laundry Hag: All Washed Up: (Book 3 in the Misadventures of the Laundry Hag series) 4.9 stars / 17 reviews Maggie Phillips is fine—just ask her. So what if two psychos tried to do her in and her business is all but dead, she never wanted to be the laundry hag to begin with, so why should she mourn her tattered reputation? With spring comes a fresh start, garage sale season and the birth of her brother’s first child. Life goes on even if cleaning has lost its luster and the sight of her scarred hands brings back horrific memories. Help is on the way, whether she wants it or not. When Maggie’s mother-in-law asks her to assist with renovations to their project house in upstate New York, she smells a rat. Matters become murkier when Laura casually tells the former laundry hag to “see to that pesky ghost,” like the phantom is ring around the bathtub. But both Neil and Sylvia are eager to undertake the zany task and really, what else does she have to do?How about solve a two decade old murder, find a few long lost relatives, fix her mental hang-ups and reconnect with the husband she’s pushed away. And if she has any time to spare, maybe she can even survive a pissed-off apparition and keep it from finishing the job the last two killers started Third time’s the charm…right? 2014-01-08 194 11857
Dark Pursuit: The Lost Shinmahs Dark Pursuit: The Lost Shinmahs 4.8 stars / 17 reviews They have waited a generation to complete their task. A strange ingot surfaces after decades and finds its way to a sleepy village ... Glowing stones portend an imminent upheaval ... A small family's journey turns perilous for reasons unknown ... Ambition, treachery, honour and vengeance come together in this tale of a remarkable few who take on the entrenched might of an empire. At stake is all of Pangaea. #1 bestseller in Sword & Sorcery, Coming of Age and Myths & Legends. The term ' Shinmah ' is derived from Sanskrit and connotes ' mind power '. 2013-12-09 328 151861
The Cornerstone: A Fast Paced Fantasy Adventure The Cornerstone: A Fast Paced Fantasy Adventure 3.8 stars / 17 reviews THE CORNERSTONE A fast-paced fantasy adventure from Nick Spalding, the bestselling author of the smash hit romantic comedy Love... From Both Sides and its sequels Love... And Sleepless Nights & Love... Under Different Skies. A great book will transport you to another world... literally, if you're not careful. On a gloomy Thursday afternoon, Max Bloom enters his local library in a last ditch attempt to stave off an epic case of teenage boredom. Among the hushed stacks he discovers The Cornerstone, an ancient book tucked away on a dusty, forgotten shelf. Opening the cover, Max is instantly transported to an alternate dimension full of things intent on killing him - thus avoiding boredom with remarkable success. He meets a beautiful girl called Merelie (brilliant), who tells him he could be a Wordsmith, a sorcerer able to craft magic from the written word itself, one strong enough to save both their worlds from the Dwellers - hideous monsters from beyond the universe (not so brilliant). This all sounds completely unbelievable. The kind of thing you'd read in a fantasy novel. But The Cornerstone doesn't lie... and the danger is very real. In a world threatened by monsters, where books are worshipped and powerful magic exists, Max Bloom must make a choice: close The Cornerstone and run home - or trust Merelie, become a Wordsmith, and save two worlds from certain destruction... *** Reviews for Nick Spalding & The Cornerstone: 'Spalding made headlines last year when Amazon revealed he was one of their best selling authors, selling over 400,000 copies on Kindle. It was obviously only a matter of time before someone snapped him up.' The Daily Mail. 'Spalding is literally a comedy genius.' Chick Lit Reviews & News 'Nick Spalding managed to make me laugh until my sides hurt and I had tears running down my face.' Shaz's Book Boudoir Blog 'Absolutely hilarious.' Fabulous Magazine, The Sun 'Downright hilarious.' Closer Magazine 'A quite brilliant humorous urban fantasy novel. This book is worth nothing less than the full five stars. It hit my sense of humour pretty much on the head, the story itself was very nicely told indeed and the Kindle presentation is nothing short of exceptional. I for one would most certainly buy a sequel if he decides to write one!' Shaun Horrigan, Amazon Top 100 Reviewer 'A rip-roaring rollercoaster of a fantasy.' Stephen Leather, best selling author The sequel - Wordsmith: The Cornerstone Book 2 - is available now! 2013-08-15 260 22507
Cast in Blood (Morgan Blackstone Book 1) Cast in Blood (Morgan Blackstone Book 1) 4.6 stars / 10 reviews To the outside world, Morgan Blackstone is an eccentric business woman. But, within her chest beats the undead heart of a 21st century vampire. Behind the doors of her nightclub, The Dracul, Morgan rules with an iron fist in a velvet glove. After a long night of wrangling unruly supernatural customers, she is looking forward to some peace… but unbeknownst to her, there are other vampires who are conspiring against her. Just before dawn, in the deserted parking lot, she comes face-to-face with two old adversaries, one of which she had last seen being sealed in a tomb, 400 years before. Overpowered by her attackers, Morgan wakes inside the lab of an unscrupulous doctor. Held against her will, subjected to experiments, she soon realizes that something has begun to burn within her veins… Something that she knows will kill her. 2013-12-28 274 36105
Duel at Grimwood Creek (Nysta Book 2) Duel at Grimwood Creek (Nysta Book 2) 4.8 stars / 9 reviews Second in an ongoing Heroic Fantasy series, 'Duel at Grimwood Creek' promises violent action and sharp-tongued foul-mouthed humour at every twist and turn. Follow the adventures of Nysta as she changes your perception of elfs. One dead body at a time.Also included is a free short story, 'The Longrunners', which introduces the Goblins of the Fnordic Lands who play a distinctive role in the third book, 'When Goblins Rage', due in September 2013.---"They ain't got the brains to stick around. Draug give up easy.”“And if they don't?”“Every man has the right to make choices about his life,” she said, suddenly philosophical.“What choice? To be eaten alive, or eaten dead?”“That's one,” she allowed easily. Curled her lip into a crooked smile which twisted the scar on her cheek. “But I reckon you're about old enough to know how to say no to Draugs.”---And then they heard the chains…Still reeling from her confrontation with the mysterious Gaket, Nysta must summon all her strength to continue her pursuit of the Bloody Nine. Accompanied by the enigmatic warlock, Chukshene, she quickly finds herself battling even more of the insane creatures which haunt the Deadlands. There are many chains in the Deadlands. But only one is strong enough to pull her toward that final bloody confrontation where she will face Raste in a final and violent duel at Grimwood Creek. 2013-12-26 327 50680
Io Deceneus: Journal of a Time Traveler (The Living Universe Book 1) Io Deceneus: Journal of a Time Traveler (The Living Universe Book 1) 4.7 stars / 7 reviews The Universe is conscious, discreet, has many avatars, and likes to experiment on … us. Powerful Factions, the supreme form of social evolution in a galaxy where all civilizations are human-like, interfere for their own mysterious ends. When confident enough they challenge The Universe seeding war and political mayhem by altering the fabric of time.He has been chosen to stop the genocide and change the pattern of history, and the fate of the whole galaxy: a galaxy where Earth is considered an example of a failed civilization. Rogue Factions want to eliminate the Erins – a mysterious quantum-mind experiment representing the next level of intelligent life. Earth's “model” is used to start the war and he is the best choice to counter it.And he will become Deceneus, the “far sighted”, challenging the reader to consider the subject of free will, and the nature of time.The book was edited by: WritersServices ( Macmillan ) and Dawn Lewis 2014-04-30 394 57752
The Chance, 3 Edition: Edition 3 (Originals Book 1) The Chance, 3 Edition: Edition 3 (Originals Book 1) 3.5 stars / 6 reviews Edited and Re-Proofed edition.Supernatural Fantasy Story of a human who has lost everything gets the chance to become what she was meant to be and save an ancient race from an old evil.Mica Howard’s simple middle-class life as a human widow of ten years would change forever one fateful night and she would become a part of a completely new existence and with a destiny that she could have never imagined. This is the tale of how she became a Queen of creatures she never knew existed and has to fight to the death to hold on to it and save all the new family she has come to know and love. Is she up to the task? She has to be lives depend upon her becoming what she was meant to be. Here’s the best excerpt from one of the action scenes:“I paused for a moment to think over the change in my life, from depressed human to powerful immortal creature. The more I thought it occurred to me that this was a new chance to make my life count for something other than flowers and nice home with an empty broken heart and soul. I felt a wave of tingles throughout my body as if my entire being accepted this chance to be special and make it count.” 2013-11-25 464 1323786
A Chance Beginning: Book One of the Shadow's Fire Trilogy A Chance Beginning: Book One of the Shadow's Fire Trilogy 5.0 stars / 4 reviews Erik Eleodum is a simple man. He doesn’t want to be a hero. He doesn’t need fame or fortune. He is content farming his family’s homestead in northern Hthgolthane and raising a simple family, like his father, for the rest of his life. In fact, adventure is the last thing on his mind. Befel, Erik’s brother, and Bryon, his cousin, can’t think of anything worse than farming for the rest of their lives. They want to be heroes. They want fame and fortune. They want to leave their families and go east, to the country of Golgolithul, where they are sure to find easy wealth and great adventure. But when these three young men leave their farmstead, they quickly discover the world is not so simple, not so easy. Most fortune is laden with treachery, fame must be earned with blood, and adventures are rarely grand. Ideas of grandeur are crushed and the road east is hard. To get there, these men must ultimately sell their swords and become friends with thieves, dwarves, soldiers, and mercenaries well past their prime. They battle a band of ruthless slavers, slip past assassins, and experience the deadly consequences of black magic. Will Erik ever be able to return to the simple life? Will he unwittingly become famous, become rich, become a hero? Or, will he even survive? Often the deeds of those deemed smaller, either in stature or status, go uncounted by chroniclers of history. Yet, it is these deeds that repeatedly change the course of history. For every hero whose feats minstrels sing, there were fifty men following his stead, giving blood and sweat just as he did; and because they were not the first to return from a long voyage away, or perhaps they did not return at all, their glories are never sung. This is a story about those men who would only be known in the local legends, who would have been forgotten by time save for a small bit of chance. Chance, Fate, Destiny, Dumb Luck; all these and more, and then maybe none of these things, are the reasons a young man can go from a farmer’s son, a boy of lowly birth born with dirt on his face, to a great warrior, a kingly knight, a dragon slayer. Three young farmers, tired of plowing endless fields from sunrise to sunset, gave up all they knew to pursue fame, pursue riches. Their crying mothers at their backs and the unknown ahead of them, they worked in pigsties, slept in the alleys of outskirt cities, traveled with strangers and shed blood unwillingly. They trusted men they should not have trusted, and did not trust those they should have. These young men who left their way of life for fame and glory would soon learn, as most young men full of grand ideas and just ideals do, the world is not what they thought it to be. 2014-05-02 336 33789
The Chronokey: Death's End The Chronokey: Death's End 5.0 stars / 4 reviews The eagerly-awaited sequel to 'The Chronokey: Death in Time'. "This is, as you say, your stinking Hell, boy,” Abaddon insisted. Death comes in many forms, and now as a ghost, Zane has to deal with more than just other ghosts. Aliens, alien ghosts, devils, and a crazed WWI General. At least Angela is with him, to help make Spook School bearable. But she’s changing and the General’s not helping. Hell bent on a quest to wake the dead, General Jack Napes will stop at nothing, not even Harry Abaddon, to get his way and finally get his revenge. Zane finds some unlikely allies from the Celestial Library, and when he stumbles upon the source of energy that makes all ghosts solid, he must make a decision that could change everything for the living and the dead forever. Enmeshed in a journey through the Afterworld, Zane and Angela soon discover how time interplays with death, how time travel can only lead to one place and how the hungry lights will not stop until all ghosts are burned away. Young Adult Fantasy/Sci-fi From the best-selling author of 'Cod Almighty' (Scholastic) and 'Flight Paths Through Time' (Simon & Schuster) 2012-10-23 318 436004
Tarinel's Song (Chaos Rising) Tarinel's Song (Chaos Rising) 4.0 stars / 5 reviews The world will end with the sounding of Tarinel's Song - or so the prophecy claims. Yet when the prophecy is fulfilled and the world continues on, it becomes clear that there is more to the prophecy than is commonly known. The fate of the world rests upon the shoulders of mismatched individuals drawn towards what seems to be the center of the crisis - a city at the heart of an empire, sealed off by magic beyond even the power of the Gods to control. But even if they are able to overthrow an unknown power within the city walls, will they be able to put an end to the chaos this harbringer portends?Tarinel's Song is set in the world of Na'Ril, the epic setting for The Godslayer Cycle. This first in a three book series explores how deities have evolved in another part of the world, and sets the foundation for events that will effect the world as a whole. 2012-08-09 437 1444919
Sons of Light Sons of Light 4.8 stars / 4 reviews Throughout history, from the Oracle at Delphi to Native American shamans, there have always been a few individuals able to see further than the rest of us. They had within themselves the wisdom and the ability to see the future. These seers used their gifts to aid, to counsel, and to heal. Now, though, is a new age, and most seers have given up on, or forgotten their former knowledge in the face of science and modern medicine. Now numbering only a few hundred, one of these modern day seers resents what has become of them over the years and longs to see their former place of honor in society restored—and to go even further than that. Billionaire businessman and philanthropist Carl Flint is Chairman & CEO of Flint Corp., a multinational conglomerate and the founder of a secretive university in the Rocky Mountains that is identifying and training young seers for a new purpose only he knows. Glen Quinn is one of these students, and during his first year he goes on an extraordinary journey that takes him to Australia and back in pursuit of an ancient Aboriginal seer artifact purported to extend life. At the same time, he is just trying to navigate living in a world new to him that is simultaneously fascinating and frightening. To do so, he must find out whom he can trust and what it means to be a seer. In the end, he will have to choose between loyalty to the man who is offering him a tremendous opportunity, and his doubts as to whether it is ever acceptable to sacrifice morality in the pursuit of financial and technological gain. 2013-06-27 427 237528
Killer Karma Killer Karma 4.2 stars / 4 reviews Inspector Cole Dunavan is a cop without a body. A ghost who can't remember anything except his own murder. No one sees or hears him. He cannot move objects and initially cannot move through closed doors. When he learns that his body has not been found and the circumstances of his disappearance make it appear he betrayed his marriage and was killed by his mistress...who has also disappeared, he vows to put things right. A murdered cop, a ghost and an avenger working to communicate with his former partner, get straight with his wife, and catch his own killer. 2010-09-11 256 195297
Keeper of the Violet Fire Keeper of the Violet Fire 4.7 stars / 3 reviews Upon the beautiful planet of Kaliya, the Khurran (eight foot tall sloth-like folks) live peaceful lives in the trees and mountains. Many of the Khurran of Wild Mountain still worship Jesh, the goddess of their mountain, and some remember when she walked amongst the mortals. After thousands of years another god awakens, though not one that any living being would worship. He is Rokkhu, born of darkness, blight on the face of Kaliya. Leaf, a young Khurran, is beginning to learn the truth of who he truly is, for he is a bodhisattva: a being of light, reincarnated once again to counter the forces of darkness that emerge in the world. Reluctant to disrupt his peaceful and quiet life upon the mountain, he nonetheless must face his truth and look for other bodhisattvas in the world to teach him, for he has been chosen to stop the dark god, Rokkhu, and restore safety to the mortals and gods alike. Journeying through a world in which the spirits and gods interact with the mortals, Leaf and his companions must unravel a spiral of dark deeds that began thousands of years ago, and that have only begun to come to their fruition. 2014-01-07 230 274315
ChanceShaper ChanceShaper 4.7 stars / 3 reviews A brutal invader. A peaceful world. And one woman born to stand between them.For twenty years, the Maga invaders have been ravaging the world. Now the living world has forged a defender.Kara, daughter of a great healer, knows only the life of a slave in the toxic darkness of a Maga mine. Her murdered mother’s healing herbs grow untended while her family toils in the fields to grow food for Maga tables. What else can they do? The world binds them to its peace. Violence is unthinkable.Yet Kara is anything but peaceful. She’d wipe the Maga off the face of the earth if she could. When her master accuses her of sabotage and she has to run for her life, Kara discovers that she has the ability to call storm and destruction with a thought.But her power brings only chaos. Soon, the violence that follows her ignites a war between Maga factions, forcing her into an improbable alliance with Maga Master Gerek—a tie that, against Kara’s every instinct, begins to grow into something more. As she struggles to control her wild power, Kara will find out if her willingness to fight the hated Maga will heal the living world—or destroy it. 2014-01-11 350 1092652
5. of Shadow 5. of Shadow 4.3 stars / 3 reviews The supreme protectors of light dwell in the great void of eternal dark. Known as Entites, the greater beings currently police our galaxy in search of stars on the brink of destruction. Racing to harvest enough light to replenish a sun’s finality, the amazing light reapers collect precious beam energies and contain them into thin radiant strands called “starfire pickets.” Starfire is the key to a sun’s salvation, and normally the voiders rescue failing balls of fire by “re-seeding” the core with a generous supply of starfire pickets. In turn, the sun’s refilled life gives several decades or even centuries of time for a thriving culture to evolve their technology to a point of self-serving salvation. In other words, with enough time, an entire population can save itself either by searching for a new home world, or by learning to live without their sun because of their evolved knowledge. For ages the ultimate secret society has thrived as invisible saviors to countless worlds without detection. The rules abruptly change however when the greatest of the light harvesters, the wolf of legend, is framed for the most abhorrent crime within the Entite province. Ze’ev Vasuman, the wolf and recognized shadow god to all Entites, must vindicate his long-standing heroic name by winning the greatest arena contest the voiders have ever witnessed. Earth, Nepenthe, and the world of the great shadow cats face complete destruction unless the wolf can miraculously find a way to save the dying star Volstaire.Ze’ev faces not only an outraged race of super beings, but is on the brink of unlocking astonishing secrets to some of the most feared mysteries the Entites keep only in whispers. Gods can die too, and as time races to a critical stage, only one will survive the dangerous road to redemption. 2013-03-13 232 230203
Whispers: A Collection of Dark Tales Whispers: A Collection of Dark Tales 4.3 stars / 3 reviews A loving mother returned from the grave. A vampire fallen prey to her own kind. A young girl who can set the night aflame. These are the whispered stories of the night's darkest creatures. Zombies, werewolves, ghosts, and other things that never found a name; this collection of eleven short stories explores the darkest corners of the unknown. Complete with eleven illustrations by the author herself, Whispers finds the creatures hiding in the dark, and drags them into the light.ContentsA Mother’s LoveMax only came home for the funeral; she never expected to stay. But when her mother returns from the grave to find the daughters she left behind, Max has no other choice. She must keep her family safe.The FeverA newborn werewolf's first transformation can be ecstasy, or it can be agony. For this newborn, tormented by the loss of her creator while still swimming in her memory, it just might be both.The Motel RoomSince his death, this ghost has been trapped in a motel room. Only when a maid enters the room, and the two lock eyes, does he begin to discover the true power behind his ghostly form.King of the ForestA little girl sleeps in the forest, growing dark fruit from her night time thoughts as the tree's roots twist deeper into her heart. Only the King of the Forest can tear the two apart.Fall From GloryAn alpha predator in her own mind, this vampire stalks through her city, taking any prey she chooses. When her guard slips, caution replaced by confidence, she will find herself on the opposite end of the chase.The DrawerLost somewhere between real life and a nightmare, a little girl grows up in an old, crumbling bedroom. Although she has always longed for silence, when she is finally left alone in the quiet house, she discovers how horrifying solitude can be.PyromaniacTristan lives for the nightlife. When a dangerous man attempts to shatter her reverie, she's forced to teach him a lesson. Not your typical teenager, this girl will set the night on fire. Whispering PeakMartha and her brother were born in the Outlands. They have never seen the grand capital, Invictus City. But when their general is taken hostage, Martha and Asher have no choice but to make their way through the monumental steel gates that enclose the city, and bring him home. Night TerrorsAs a child, she dreamt of wolves. Growing into a woman, she left her wolf pack behind, forgetting the dreams that had shaped her so long. Tonight, the wolves will come to take their sister home. BeggarsShelley has always been little afraid of commitment; in almost a century of being a vampire, she has never longed for a companion. When she meets a young homeless boy with a sweet tooth, though, she begins to change her mind.The WalkersThe walkers roam a desert of endless silver sand, under a sky that shines with the light of twin moons. When the smallest walker wanders away from her tribe and finds the first human ever seen in their desert, all of their lives will change forever. 2014-05-24 152 39501
The Forsaken Templar (Demons Rising) The Forsaken Templar (Demons Rising) 5.0 stars / 2 reviews Templar Knight Geoffrey le Court has been stuck in purgatory for the past seven hundred and thirty years. He’s been forsaken and forgotten. But the sorcerer, Nathan Gray, has the power to release Geoffrey, and a plan to help him complete the quest that got the Templar stuck in purgatory in the first place. Nathan also knows the perfect person to help Geoffrey with his quest to destroy the Demon Gate. Librarian Kelly Grant is a powerful Arcanist sorceress. Kelly has vital information Geoffrey needs to complete his quest and liberate his soul. There’s only one slight problem. The Arcanists and the Templars hate each other. They have been at war for thousands of years. There is no way Kelly would ever work with a Templar.At the center of their war is the Demon Gate. Created in Atlantis at the dawn of recorded time, this portal to another dimension is at the heart of humanity’s worst problems. Only by working together can Geoffrey and Kelly hope to destroy the Demon Gate. But can they put aside their differences in time to stop a flood of demons poised to invade our world?The Forsaken Templar is the second book in the Demons Rising saga. It’s a love story between two special people who live in a very dangerous world. This Novella is around 32,500 words. 2012-05-08 224 89910
Hebbros (Companions of Arcrea Book 1) Hebbros (Companions of Arcrea Book 1) 5.0 stars / 2 reviews In a realm that feasts on wickedness, and a city that thirsts for power, the faithfulness of a few will be tested.A MIZGALIAN SEEKS JUSTICE…When members of his faith are exiled from the city of Hebbros, Luke vows to resist the forces that tore his family apart. Armed with a divine gift and the aid of friends, he undertakes to right a world of wrongs. Opposed on all sides by evil men determined to silence the Faithful and outlaw their powerful God, Luke’s small band will be tried and tested as they battle for truth, freedom, and the overthrow of rampant evil in their city.AN ARCREAN SEEKS FULFILLMENT…Three years after Elaina’s world was turned upside-down, the former nobleman’s daughter still tastes the sting of bitterness. When an act of betrayal sends her north into slavery, Elaina finds herself face-to-face with the truth she has long resisted and a choice that will change her forever.THEY WILL DISCOVER A MATCHLESS GRACE…Brought together in a desperate attempt to pluck a remnant from destruction, Luke, Elaina, and a host of unforgettable characters will discover the greatness of the power of God, and the startling truth that some things are not what they seem. 2014-05-20 611 25975
The Bloodsayer: Stealing Victory The Bloodsayer: Stealing Victory 5.0 stars / 2 reviews A tale of epic fantasy! Lef Maresco, a young man of humble birth has been revealed as the new Kiros Conflicti, the Lord of Battles. He alone has the right to wield the Risen Blade. As he leads his army against dark forces in the Eastern Kingdoms in an attempt to restore the ancient dream of Nurea one of his newest allies falls under attack from the west. The Kingdom of Almare is invaded by a long silent enemy known as the Westerlings, brute beast like creatures who have returned to steal the souls of men. With the Lord of Battles at war in the east all that stands between Almare and disaster is a small garrison of soldiers in Alderfale. As hope of reinforcement dwindles a stranger steps forward, a thief in a stolen Almaren uniform: A man who earns the name of Bloodsayer. 2014-05-26 76 376373
Phusen Noix: By N.A. Finlay Phusen Noix: By N.A. Finlay 4.5 stars / 2 reviews An introductory short story telling the exciting history of a world lost into darkness. This preview will introduce the culture of a new world called Nalabec. Each turn you take unfolds a dark history. Can you make it to the last turn? 2014-05-28 26 471829
Wordsmith: The Cornerstone Book 2: A Fast Paced Fantasy Sequel Wordsmith: The Cornerstone Book 2: A Fast Paced Fantasy Sequel 4.5 stars / 2 reviews The fast-paced fantasy sequel to The Cornerstone, by the bestselling author of the smash hit romantic comedy Love... From Both Sides and its sequels Love... And Sleepless Nights & Love... Under Different Skies. From the pages of the past, a new threat to Max Bloom rises in The Chapter Lands... A year after his life became a lot less boring (and a lot more dangerous, if he's being honest) Max Bloom finds himself the unwanted centre of attention at the spectacular Chapter Lands Wordmeet, a magical competition laid on in his honour - whether he likes it or not. This unfortunately means having to wear an uncomfortable suit and talk politely to other people; two things that Max does not excel at. Events take a grave turn however, when the Wordmeet is gate-crashed by a man with murder in his heart and revenge on his mind. He kills an innocent boy and threatens Merelie's life before Max manages to intervene. Who is this interloper? What does he want? Why is he so intent on killing? Only The Cornerstone can provide the answers, and on its pages it reveals a single name... Venhaligan . So begins the hunt for a murderous ghost from the past with connections to The Cornerstone, and inexplicably to Max's family. From the strange and magical Chapter Lands, to the familiar surroundings of Farefield, Max must pursue this madman across dimensions using The Cornerstone. He must prevent more innocent people getting hurt, as well as uncover the truth about his past before it kills him. Wordsmith: The Cornerstone Book 2 continues the thrilling story of Max Bloom's adventures in The Chapter Lands - with twists, turns and excitement throughout! *** Reviews for Nick Spalding & Wordsmith: The Cornerstone Book 2: 'Spalding made headlines last year when Amazon revealed he was one of their best selling authors, selling over 400,000 copies on Kindle. It was obviously only a matter of time before someone snapped him up.' The Daily Mail. 'Spalding is literally a comedy genius.' Chick Lit Reviews & News 'Nick Spalding managed to make me laugh until my sides hurt and I had tears running down my face.' Shaz's Book Boudoir Blog 'Absolutely hilarious.' Fabulous Magazine, The Sun 'A rip-roaring rollercoaster of a fantasy.' Stephen Leather, best selling author 'It is rare for a sequel to be as good as the first book but Nick manages it with style.' Amazon Reviewer 'Brilliant. Un-put-downable.' Amazon Reviewer 2013-08-22 177 70107
Redemption A Werewolf's Saga 3 Redemption A Werewolf's Saga 3 4.5 stars / 2 reviews Continue the exciting journey of A Werewolf’s Saga with Redemption, the third book of the series…a story filled with suspense, thrills, action, mystery, and romance…and let it change your view of the world of Werewolves forever.Part 3Redemption With his memories becoming clearer, Jimmy and the young werewolf Sasha head out searching for a Wanderer, a man with special gifts who can help him discover his past, and with it, the man he is becoming, and the pain of a past mistake which continues to haunt his dreams. He must do it and fast. The Walker World of Werewolves and Vampires now knows of his existence, and they will do anything to stop him. The dark black wolf is continuing to hunt them down. The man he hurt more than he would ever remember it is still trying to find him, and now Rachel has a cure. With it, he must now make a choice. Be with the woman he loves, or fight with the animal that now lives inside him. Either way, he must redeem the past before it kills all of them.The SagaWhen the world began, the human race lived as nothing more than cattle. A great group of creatures ruled the world. A small band of humans with great powers emerged from the chaos, and with them, the human race fought for their right to live. When the world was won, the creatures turned to walk the night and the humans won the day. But in the shadows, the darkness lingered. A great evil has lived and with it, the Black Wolf has returned. A powerful being with something no other Werewolf or Vampire had ever possessed...a soul...a soul with memories of the evil that has returned to destroy the world. 2014-01-13 249 459879
The Nazarene (Sui Generis Book 1) The Nazarene (Sui Generis Book 1) 5.0 stars / 1 reviews The universe maintains a complex, multidimensional flow that dictates the existence of all beings. From planet to planet, galaxy to galaxy, the masters of universal energy flow are manifest as Ordered magi. The greatest powers of creation and destruction belong to a select few. Every mage’s fate is predetermined. Milas is a destroyer of worlds. First and only daughter of the Rhonan Dynasty, Milas is fated into service within the Nex Order by birth, but years of careful deception kept her from the Order's eye, fueled by fears of her ultimate purpose. Once well past the age of proper induction, the Rhonan shelter their wayward daughter in a cloistered temple where she is soon discovered by Vitruvius Ramaeus, a senior Clerical mage whose highest aspiration has been finding and training the next fated Exodus Cleric for the Ecumenical Clerici. Milas’ fiery induction into the Nex Order sets into motion the journey of her lengthy, darkened trials of apprenticeship. Her unusual talents soon become apparent beneath Ramaeus’ direction, awakening within her the power that threatens to consume entire planets- the power the Clerici seeks to exploit at any cost. Her first years in the Order leave everyone around her questioning the direction of her newfound power. The struggle is just beginning. 2013-09-08 771 1353394
Rise of the Judge Rise of the Judge 4.0 stars / 1 reviews The fall of the Amereisian Empire heralded a dark age for the people of the Isles. The evil Black Seeker disappeared but the Imperial Family was destroyed. The new nations that emerged out of the rubble of the empire forged uneasily alliances that often devolved into war. When a royal hunting party discovers a peasant boy with unique powers, however, the balance of power is forever changed. The boy becomes a pawn in an epic struggle for thrones. He must ultimately sit in judgment of all and decide whether to fulfill his prophesy or throw the entire world into chaos. 2013-12-19 313 1213259
Before God Took Over: The Collected Conversations of Connie Mulkey Before God Took Over: The Collected Conversations of Connie Mulkey 0 stars / 0 reviews Building a case for her upcoming divorce, an estranged housewife begins recording her phone conversations, documenting a life in disarray. 2014-05-26 192 755461
Stadt ohne Wiederkehr (Und am Ende steht der Tod) (German Edition) Stadt ohne Wiederkehr (Und am Ende steht der Tod) (German Edition) 0 stars / 0 reviews Irgendwann einmal im Leben begegnet jedem der Tod. Die Seele verlsst den Krper und geht durch den Tunnel des Lichtes in das Jenseits. Viele Menschen mit Nahtoderfahrungen beschreiben so ein Erlebnis. Dieser Tunnel ist das Tor in die Halle der Seelen. Was wrde aber mit der Seele passieren, wenn diese sich entscheidet, nicht durch den Tunnel zu gehen? Kann man zweimal sterben? Ja, das geht… 2014-01-08 24 1900564
Le pacte d'Antalia (Cycle d'Antalia) (French Edition) Le pacte d'Antalia (Cycle d'Antalia) (French Edition) 0 stars / 0 reviews Je suis reine et je veille sur mon peuple. Je le protgerai des trangers venus du ciel dans leurs oiseaux de fer. Je suis tudiante et pour obtenir mon diplme, je suis prte tout sacrifier et ignorer mes rves. Deux destins, deux jeunes femmes que tout spare, et qui vont voir le sort de leur monde se jouer sous leurs yeux. 2012-07-04 112 1333447
Scott F Neve Anthology # 2 Fantasy is my middle name (Fiction and Fragments, Studies and Similes, Idols and Ideas, Scripts and Quips) Scott F Neve Anthology # 2 Fantasy is my middle name (Fiction and Fragments, Studies and Similes, Idols and Ideas, Scripts and Quips) 0 stars / 0 reviews Another great collection of Mystery and Sci Fi, Thriller and Horror, Fantasy and Adventure, Young Adult and Comedy. You will enjoy the short fiction, fragments of imagination, wishful thinking, bedtime stories, twisted scripts, nightmare notions, what if's and blockbuster ideas! Table of Contents: Baby Babe Bait Reversed Revenge The Rest Stop The Three-part Tattoo Tripwire Alter Egos Bubba Bowright Bites Back Candles of Passion Mad Cat Regret Leaves Sin No More City Super Coward The Bad Samaritan and the Loosed Woman The Greatest Story Ever Told Backwards The Judgess The Shoemaker and the Imps The Story of Sam Smith Tommy's Talking Toilet Ichabod's Ghost Red Brick Road Serendipity 2 Avenging Angel Comic Hero Villain Desert Flame Turn Back the World Bad Babies Hammy and Hopey Jack 'Morass' O'Malley Just Killing Time Flotsam & Jetsam Carole's Fate Miss Conception Miss Paradise Paradox The Fly Away Princess Die Hard Neo Generation Heart Diamond Perpetual Power Plaything The Linemen Dr. Bob Adrenaline Junkie Hayride Honeys Bert the Used Wheel Salesman Magatone Breeze Pooh Duty Rooster & Chicken help the Easter Bunny 2013-09-18 101
The Horror of Drackenstein (Creepy and Hatboy Book 1) The Horror of Drackenstein (Creepy and Hatboy Book 1) 0 stars / 0 reviews Duo they might be. Dynamic, they're not. When the neighbourhood is invaded by the obviously evil Drackenstein, Creepy and Hatboy are forced into considering taking action. Not that they're totally unfamiliar with action. After all, they've diced over many a Warhammer game. They've also read every Batman comic there is. All while fending off wave after wave of invading hordes of delicious choc-coated licorice aliens. Yet, while they've vanquished some of the best snacks in town, the prospect of actually getting off the couch to do battle with a genuine arch-villain of doom sounds more daunting than the time Hatboy got caught trying to "borrow" Timelord technology. But now the clock is ticking. Zombies are looting Ninjagirl's underpants. And rumours abound of a Sofamaster 20,000 being kept hostage in Drackentein's basement. So he needs to be stopped before he does whatever it is arch-villains do if they're not defeated by efficient super-sidekicks. It's up to Creepy and Hatboy to save the day. Right after 'Star Trek: Voyager', of course. 2013-03-30 330 188152
Cade's Quest: Is he Worthy? (Cade's Adventures) Cade's Quest: Is he Worthy? (Cade's Adventures) 0 stars / 0 reviews This is a short story of a young man coming of age, who happens to be the son of a great King and great warrior. Cade is trying to live up to his father's legend and wants to earn the respect he feels he deserves. Cade is sent on his first real quest alone to help one of his father's ailing comrades. Is this a test? Or is this quest something else? What will Cade learn on this dangerous quest. Welcome to the land of Lenoria. This is a short story from a series of Cade's adventures I hope you enjoy. 2014-02-09 33 1464742
The Demon Dynasty The Demon Dynasty 0 stars / 0 reviews The Universe is annihilated ... and created anew.The Demigods and Demons battle for control of the Universe. One Demon commander emerges victorious. He and his descendants reign supreme.Enjoy this collection of Hindu mythology, the action-packed Stories of Vishnu from the Srimad Bhagavatam.Experience an ancient culture and its ritual ceremonies of marriage, death, a King's Coronation and the Horse Sacrifice consolidating his rule.Learn the underlying principles of Hinduism and Buddhism. 2013-12-11 130 1600583
A Pocket Full of Dreams (The John Goode Book Series 1) A Pocket Full of Dreams (The John Goode Book Series 1) 0 stars / 0 reviews In the world of wizards things are a little bit different. History hasn’t exactly taken the same course. Wizards in America never really got around to throwing off their British colonial rulers. As a result the magical people of United States are still ruled by a king, a Wizard King! In Massachusetts USA, there’s a boy, John Goode, who never knew a time when he didn’t live in a foster home and never knew any home for more than a few months. His life was left with a huge void he could only fill with his imagination. When his case worker brings him to a foster home unlike any other he’s lived in before his life takes a dramatic turn. His new foster parent tells him his biological parents are dead and has an even bigger secret in store. John finds the many uses of magic incredible, but he also finds magic isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. His introduction to this new society of wizards is fraught with danger and obstacles. Invited to a magical university, he has no idea how magic even works. Things get more complicated when an unknown assailant tries to kill him, he finds out his parents may still be alive and he promises to reunite a genie with a lost love. (though John has no clue how.) For John, finding his parents is going to be the most difficult thing he’s ever done. He must somehow enlist the aid of powerful magical beings including an Oracle, Father Time and most frighteningly, an angel called Death. Only then will he be able to unravel the mystery of his parents disappearance. He will need to learn fast, use his wits and rely on his character to earn friends. But will it be enough?Welcome to the fantastic, wondrous and dangerous world of Jonathon B. Goode. 2011-12-21 331 1234914
The Boy Named Jesus: Easter Holiday Series (Easter Holiday Series Book Two 1) The Boy Named Jesus: Easter Holiday Series (Easter Holiday Series Book Two 1) 0 stars / 0 reviews It is a fictional short story about the life of Jesus as a small boy. How he is mentored by Joseph until the age of twelve and how he responded to the world around him. It is a conjecture about what I think my Lord would have been like as a child. 2014-03-13 27
The Rebellion of Wessex The Rebellion of Wessex 0 stars / 0 reviews Norman England a few short years after the disastrous English defeat at Hastings is a dangerous place, especially if you’re English. The hope for a renewal of English England leads Elfgiva of Wessex, a damsel in distress, but who usually can take care of herself with her own sword or knife, Eadmund of Cambridge, a nearly landless former king’s thegn, and their group of trusted friends to plot a general rising against the Normans—yet again. When they are discovered, the compatriots must risk everything for liberty, even their lives. If you like well-researched, realistic, bloody, and uncompromising historical fiction with an alternative ending, you will like this book. Like all of my books, there is no superhero flooded with women jumping at the chance for just one night in his big, strong arms. There, however, is a group of dedicated individuals who will risk anything for self-determination. If you even consider that you might risk something for liberty, you will like this book. 2014-05-29 641 797006
The Hand of Destiny The Hand of Destiny 0 stars / 0 reviews In the fight over whether the author’s voice matters and whether the author is dead, Aigirion Benbecula, called Aigir, steps onto the scene as a world-bending writer with a mission. Writing is at the heart of Aigir’s struggle to free his/her people from outlander monsters from another world; but will written words be enough? 2014-05-29 176 849921
The Moon The Moon 0 stars / 0 reviews A short story of a man who finds himself...by losing himself on the moon. Deeply soul-searching, heartfelt, and completely fantastical, "The Moon" is one man's unexpected, unexplainable journey into an understanding of life. 2011-03-19 33 1719527
Cradled Darkness (Gems of the Goddess) Cradled Darkness (Gems of the Goddess) 0 stars / 0 reviews A little girl was murdered in a rage. Several Earthquakes occurred causing the earth to become off balance. Cadence Maxwell struggles with whether or not her powers are strong enough to handle a wave that is big enough to swallow all of Castle Rock. She also has to find four people like her, according to the Great Spirit, these four people are also elemental and have control of earth, wind, or fire. When Cadence finds out about the family whose little girl was murdered she wonders if one of them could have control over Fire. Will Cadence be able to stop the massive wave or will it kill everyone in Castle Rock as well Cadence? Mason Krill has just lost her whole family. Her sister is dead. Her mother is catatonic since her sister died. Her brother and father are missing. She struggles with nobody to talk to about her issues day in and day out. Strong secrets are within her family tree. Will she be able to pull what is left of her family together while keeping the family secret? The cover was inspired by the main character of the book, Mason krill. The storyline is based off of a ten-minute play written in Creative Writing class. Jessica decided to keep the title of the play for the book version as well. 2013-11-18 224 1365691
Evelina and the Reef Hag Evelina and the Reef Hag 0 stars / 0 reviews Evelina Crimm has to stop the Swamp Hogs from winning the Glaring, but a Reef Hag is killing off the competition.Her powers are limited as a novice Water Witch, but she’ll fight the dark forces that conjured the Reef Hag to the bitter end. She’ll do what she has to to catch her parents’ killer, even if it means risking expulsion. Falling in love with a Time Keeper is just as forbidden, but it’s difficult to stay away from Frankie Holler, even when he keeps breaking her heart.Frankie Holler is a Time Keeper on a mission. Like other Warlocks, he wants his tribe to win. But he’ll sacrifice glory and do what he has to, to save the future of the Water Witches, including breaking a few rules, to help Evelina Crimm. 2014-05-20 192 162980
Social Crush: A short story mystery suspense thriller Social Crush: A short story mystery suspense thriller 0 stars / 0 reviews In this new story, a Father and Son fight to survive dangerous mountain terrain traveling through small towns, encountering unforeseen turn of events and secrecy. A mystery suspense thriller, short story novel. 2014-01-18 15
The Winter That Follows: An Aberddu Adventure (The Aberddu Adventures - prequel Book 4) The Winter That Follows: An Aberddu Adventure (The Aberddu Adventures - prequel Book 4) 0 stars / 0 reviews The Summer of Fire has burned away. The younger gods and their champion have defeated Krynok the Hunter, who had called himself the All-Father. General Salamander has been destroyed and slowly Tartaria is reuniting to heal the Clans and the land. The world has been left dazed and flattened, trying to pick up the pieces. Those that have survived find themselves standing amongst the ruins with empty hearts, waiting for faces they will never see again. It has not occurred to many that this might be the greatest challenge of all. Once the glorious struggles of the Summer are over, somehow you have to find a way to live through the winter that follows. 2014-05-29 136 907297

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