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Newly Free Zombies Kindle Books for 2018-07-15

Soul Syphon: New ends to old beginnings
by Johannes Teeuw
$0.00, 418 pages, 4.4 out of 5.0 (3 reviews), #29 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Comedy
When Mike Watterson wakes to what he believes to be the best day of his life, his dreams are soon crushed as he is turned down from the job interview that could change his life. His world is turned upside down the next day as he wakes to a zombie apocalypse that he must survive.

When things look grim, Death himself saves Mike and brings his soul to the underworld. It is there that Mike finds out the apocalypse is not only affecting Earth, but existence itself. He enlists Mike’s aide to investigate the cause of the epidemic in the living world while he searches the afterlife with his fellow horsemen.


Die Laughing
by Luke Walker
$0.00, 180 pages, 4.5 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #32 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Short Stories
A monster from Portuguese folklore crosses countries and oceans to hunt the child who escaped it years ago.
The dead rise throughout Britain, leading a teenaged boy into a decision which will be either the easiest or hardest of his life.
In a pleasant suburbia, a young couple find a link full of terrible possibilities between their new home and Jack the Ripper’s horrendous crimes.
Three friends lost on a hiking weekend in the Pennines discover the way home means facing a monstrous god from the freezing void beyond the world.
In the near future, anti-social behaviour isn't met with anger or complaint. It's met with a gun.
And after a voyeur bulldozes her privacy on the daily commute, a young woman fights back, leading to bloody consequences.

In these stories and more, you are invited to face the cold horrors of restless spirits and the ugly possibilities of future nightmares. You are invited to look them in eye and make your choice.

Will you die laughing or live screaming?


Monday You Can Fall Apart
by Steve Wands
$0.00, 17 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
Set in the near future, Monday You Can Fall Apart is a glimpse into what family life is like after the apocalypse. The world is rebuilding. School is back in session. People have jobs to return to. Technology works and food is abundant, but common fears and anxieties are resurfacing too.


Hunters (The Infected Series Book 1)
by L.J. Cuff
$0.00, 67 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #36 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > Two hours or more (65-100 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
Zombies are everywhere... Or that's what the media was calling them. But unlike the movies, they don't have rotting flesh and a lust for brains. Instead, they look just like anyone else but are far more animalistic.


Dead Hazard
by Carl Antonio
$0.00, 156 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #106 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror
Based from the Survival Horror Classics. Prepare yourself for Fast paced Horror!

A group of strangers forced their way to enter an isolated city within the mountains. After witnessing the horror that waits inside of it, they are now forced to find their way out. They must fight and plan their escape to find the truth along the way.


Newly Free Apocalypse Kindle Books for 2018-07-15

The Rages (The Book of the Shepherds 1)
by James L. Davis
$0.00, 387 pages, 4.8 out of 5.0 (6 reviews), #252 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Science Fiction
The Earth Rages. Humanity is hunted.

In the Seven Realms of Man, reality is an afterthought. There is no disease, poverty, religion or war. It is the utopia of our dreams, and coddled to the point of lethargy, 90 percent of humanity lives within the Vale, a digital world of our own design, where we want for nothing . . . except a purpose.

Outside of the Seven Realms, the world has become Wilderness, where every living creature hunts for human blood. It is a land of madness, a place where the Earth itself Rages for the extinction of humanity. From the Wilderness three strangers will be changed forever, and the world with them.

Harley Nearwater begins his journey from the Wilderness to the Seven Realms. He seeks only the company of others for a time, to find respite from the harshness of a world he no longer recognizes. Death follows him.

Quinlan Bowden searches for his wife, and knows to find her he must leave behind the security of the Seven Realms. The mother of his children has been taken and if they are to save her, they must face the Wilderness, where monsters truly do live. He holds onto hope, the faint glimmer of hope that things might yet be made right. But he knows the world is full of monsters, and their master is despair.

Brinna Wilde dreams of a place beyond the Wilderness, the only world she has ever known, where the last of the faithful wait for Judgment Day. Her dreams lead her to the Seven Realms, where the gifts of the greatest civilization of man might guide her toward redemption.

Their paths will cross. Chaos will reign.

The end of everything is about to begin.


Uroboros Saga Book 7
by Arthur Walker
$0.00, 222 pages, 4.4 out of 5.0 (3 reviews), #225 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Genetic Engineering
Mars smolders after the fall of the company conglomerate CEO, gunned down by the Marshal of Mars in a dirty tram station. As the citizens of Mars grapple with the changing political environment, they work on unaware that the AI governing the colony systems is offline. As the echo of the Ares AI fades across the server hubs around the colony, necessary systems fail.

As the shadowy influence of the Cabal fades an unlikely trio band together. At first, they merely try to survive the burgeoning chaos. As their own connection to those responsible for meddling in the future of Mars becomes apparent, they decide to act. What they choose to do will change the fate of Mars, and the solar system, forever.

The Uroboros Saga is character driven science fiction, published three times per year. Each book continues the story with an array of colorful characters and environments. It is written to address and explore the idea of technology that extends and expands the modern notion of identity, and the sort of dystopia that such technology could create. The global fiscal apocalypse that occurs in the midst of that exploration is just there to be charming window dressing. Enjoy.


Was That the Apocalypse?
by Genevieve Stokes
$0.00, 145 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #3 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction
Fate brought Amanda and Vicki together – or did it? Society has collapsed, perhaps vanished, in the aftermath of a devastating outbreak. The two women survive after travelling to a remote farmhouse in southern Canada.
This is no conventional post-apocalyptic tale – there are no zombies, gunfights, action sequences, heroes, or villains. As co-operation and compromise extend to love and romance, Amanda and Vicki come to question the values and beliefs of the past, and their relevance in their new micro society.
‘Was That the Apocalypse?’ is a simple story of the relationship between two very different women. Mostly gentle in tone and content, it is at times, funny, sad, sexy, confronting, and irreverent.


Project R
by Samuel Mayo
$0.00, 248 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #167 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Genetic Engineering
Adam has never felt as though he belonged in the little commune nestled in a back corner of the megacity, a world of concrete and metal. Life is easy enough. He is respected and admired, but his own sense of purpose eludes him. When he and a group of scavers – the provision gatherers of the commune – break down the door to corridor fifty-eight in search of more supplies, they unwittingly release a swarm of terrifying creatures and Adam’s world is torn apart. The commune is attacked, and he goes on the run with a handful of survivors. When they are rescued by a pair of scientists, Adam learns the truth about the megacity, the creatures, and, to his shock, the role that he specifically must play to restore life to a dying world. Only, Adam isn’t so sure he wants the job.


The Last Bastion: Book 5
by K.W. Callahan
$0.00, 172 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #62 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Dystopian
Roadways are clogged, government assistance is stymied, infrastructure is failing – so what do you do? Who do you turn to for help? How do you protect yourself or your family?

There’s no perfect solution, and you know it. But you have to do something.

When a virus the likes of which the world has never seen sweeps across Chicago, a close knit group of neighbors find themselves asking these same questions. Do they stay and try to ride out the storm? Or do they cut and run?

As the virus spreads, and the world crumbles, will the group find their hold out for humanity? Will they find…their last bastion?


Railgun: Earth Under Siege
by Luis Robles
$0.00, 139 pages, 3.0 out of 5.0 (4 reviews), #134 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Superhero

Earth was lost

In its most desperate hour, humanity clings to the edge of chaos—at the tipping point between Armageddon and a new world order. When the Miriu, an advanced alien race, descends upon Earth in the year 2197, they have only one goal: the complete annihilation of the human race. With vastly superior technology and a penchant for total world domination, the Miriu emerge as indestructible bringers of death and appear to stop at nothing to complete their prime directive. In their wake, they leave a trail of death across the face of the planet, and for a moment, all seems lost.

Amidst the rubble of a once great planet, an unlikely hero rises to answer the call of the Miriu. Having sprung forth from the world of science to avenge Earth’s terrible fate, Railgun is the last hope humanity has.



ANDIES: An Original Screenplay
by Mehul Desai
$0.00, 193 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #130 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Cyberpunk
Shipwrecked on a desolate alien planet Wenton falls in love with Evelyn, a beautiful young woman hidden in the cargo hold.

Trouble is she's a billion dollar android, and so are all her friends.

Science Fiction Black Comedy.

Screenplay Reformatted for Kindle.

Written by Mehul Desai, Winner of the 2009 PAGE Awards Grand Prize and the 2013 Science Fiction Gold Prize, Hollywood Screenplay Contest.

Cover Art by David C Ayling


Chippies
by D. M. Alexander
$0.00, 70 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #4 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > Two hours or more (65-100 pages) > Teen & Young Adult

"One thing was for certain, if the singularity were to occur, no one could tell what would happen once it arrived. The threat of such an event loomed for decades, like a prophecy of things to come."



In the mid-twenty-first century, Dr. Felix Amori and Scott Waters of GnosisTech create the neuron chip, a device that directly connects to the brain. Originally created to save Amori’s dying wife, it evolved into a general-purpose computer interface.
Waters unveils the neuron chip to a raving crowd, but the public at large is frightened and unreceptive to the technology.
Amori’s rebellious daughter Katie blames him for not being able to save her mother.
Torn between his duties as a scientist and father, both his home and work life put him under immense stress.
Someone close to Amori betrays him, and his life unravels.
The neuron chip slips out of Amori’s grasp, and into the hands of a nefarious conman with aspirations of world domination.

Engrossing, entertaining, and thought-provoking, Chippies is a fast-paced science fiction story you won’t be able to put down.


Newly Free Time Travel Kindle Books for 2018-07-15

Dark Drive: A time travel thriller
by Phil Miles
$0.00, 385 pages, 4.5 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #10 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Thrillers > Espionage
They've sent him on a journey through time. They had no idea what year he would arrive in. They didn't even know if he'd be going forwards or backwards. His mission is to find out, then come back and tell them.

If he fails, his life will be over; punishment for a crime of conscience. But how hard can it really be?

Answer: pretty hard when he's landed in the middle of a vast, empty wilderness with no signs of human habitation. Where does he even begin? And with just hours to spare before the machine returns to the present day, with or without him on board, time is running out...

'Dark Drive' is a stylish and inventive time travel thriller; the debut novel from Scriptapalooza semi-finalist Phil Miles.

YOU'LL THINK YOU KNOW WHERE IT'S GOING. YOU'LL BE WRONG.


Liberty Showdown (The Legend of Boot Hill Book 2)
by Harlan Finchley
$0.00, 158 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #10 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Genre Fiction > Westerns > Science Fiction
When Gideon Pierce flees the mining town of Liberty after being wrongly accused of killing a lawman, he vows to return and take revenge on the man responsible, Warner Gray. But with the ruthless businessman Rudyard Crosby now controlling the gold mine, he knows he’ll be shot the moment he steps foot in town.
To take on Rudyard he needs to know why the businessman is determined to re-open the mine and make Liberty great again. The answer lies with Emerson Hall, the man who owned the mine until fifty miners were killed in a terrible night of violence.
It seems that this event, along with Gideon’s strange visions of another world and the mysterious apparition in the sky are all connected. That means Gideon’s mission is sure to lead to a showdown, and the truth about what lies buried in the Eagle Heights mine will send even more men to Liberty’s Boot Hill.


BEHIND HIS TIME
by Richard Ridpath
$0.00, 181 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #154 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Time Travel
The young woman was in terrible danger. Mike Chance knew it. He wanted to help her but he just didn’t know how to go about it. He was a fifty-two year old finance manager at a community college with a calm and sedate life.

It all started with his neighbor, Trace Poston, revealing a secret that was beyond unbelievable, possibly even the delusions of an unstable person. No device could do what Trace stated as fact that it could. It had to be a joke.

A device that could open a window in time, a look at the future!

Then Trace performed a demonstration of the machine and the drastic consequences became all too real.

Life and death real.


Rider Run: A Cybertech Thriller
by Raya Jones
$0.00, 420 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #18 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Hard Science Fiction
“Once upon a time in a penal facility at the galaxy’s rim, a man was dead and he knew it.”

The galaxy is well-explored, but still has much that is undiscovered – and seemingly unknowable. Nomad stations run by mega-corporation Stelomm float through the galaxy, orbiting planets for a time before drifting again, always gathering information. Run by cybers, intelligent machines, these floating stations house a variety of species, recruited from all over, but who owe allegiance to none but Stelomm. Their competitor, Cosmoservice, uses arks, a species native to space that no one knows the origin of, but have the ability to jump through space time at will — and Stelomm wants to compete. There are rumors developing of a transphase, a process that allows matter to be here and then there, instantaneously and the emergence of psidroids.

Fiordfar may hold the key. Immediately after reaching the rank of reachfar, he resigns his service and wanders off to find the answer to the transphase and the secrets of the drakron. He will encounter many and all are affected by him in ways that change their lives, intertwining them forevermore. One of them may finally answer the mystery: what is the purpose of psidroids?

Rider Run is a techno future romp featuring technology made for dreamers and shaped by unique societies. This mystery masterfully weaves together a disparate cast of characters, linking them together with nuance and a common experience, taking each perspective in stride. Rider Run will pique the interest of any lover of sci-fi with its fanciful tech, exploration of foreign planets, and a classic look at what happens when machine becomes man.

Praise for Raya Jones



‘A sci-fi adventure filled with intrigue, action, and the exploration of human connection’ - Alex Batty

Raya Jones is based in Cardiff University’s School of Social Sciences and has been hooked on science fiction ever since reading Asimov’s I, Robot as a child. Her latest scholarly work concerns social robotics in the context of psychology as well as science and technology studies. Previous and ongoing work concerns Jungian and other psychological perspectives, and Raya has published several books in the field. Raya Jones has also written Fairweather.


Merdurinous Machine
by Stephen Samperi
$0.00, 133 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #170 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Time Travel
It is unknown whether mankind can be trusted with a powerful technology.

Developed inside the shadows of modern society, a new technology promises to change our natural physical boundaries. Some fight to give birth to a machine possessing limitless possibilities that was born from the evil of a past era. Valuable secrets are hidden with one fugitive who has been chased for many years. A non-existent team is hot on the trail and ready to sacrifice everything. Two friends, each from the financial district of NYC, unknowingly stumble onto that same trail. Time is running out to prevent a crisis and individuals with the right intentions are desperately needed.

This story is a blend of finance, crime and time travel. Action, tension and dialogue take place in several international destinations.


Mick & Keith's Excellent Therapy Session: I Can't Get No Satisfaction, But Why Not? (Pop Psychology From Abba To Zappa Book 7)
by Ira Luft
$0.00, 25 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
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Inquiring memes want to know: Was “Satisfaction” the first-ever punk-rock song? (Can we find an objective, measurable, scientific way to answer this question?)

And: In what state of mind were the Stones, when they wrote this song? (Were they stoned? Were they drunk? Were they exceedingly hung over?)

Furthermore: Are all good songwriters necessarily competent psychologists, while only a small subset of psychologists might be considered competent songwriters?

On a surprisingly related note: Is it true that over their developmental lifespan, women accumulate ever more garments and footwear until they require offsite storage, while a man prefers to wear the same article of clothing over and over and over again, until it crumbles into dust?

And finally: Is time travel a thing of the past? Or is time travel off-patent, and available and waiting for you to use anytime between two and three o’clock GMT, yesterday afternoon?

To fulfill your need to know – or to assuage your feelings of guilt, for needing to know – you absolutely must read Part 7 of the reality-bending e-book series, Pop Psychology From Abba to Zappa, “Mick & Keith’s Excellent Therapy Session: I Can’t Get No Satisfaction, But… Why Not?”

An enhanced understanding and appreciation of many things, including the intricacies of the songwriting process; how to tell pop from punk; The Ramones vs. The Stones vs. The Sex Pistols; the short-lived "high" of material world self-indulgence vs. lasting, deep & meaningful gratification; the surprising and ominous legal hazards of time travel; and the amazing true story of The Rolling Stones' greatest hit – all of this, and more, is just a click away!
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Newly Free Colonization/SciFi Kindle Books for 2018-07-15

Odyssey (Galactic Neighborhood Book 2)
by Alexander Elliott
$0.00, 187 pages, 4.5 out of 5.0 (19 reviews), #40 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Military > Space Fleet
Colonization of an inhabited planet is forbidden. Someone broke the rules.

Under mysterious circumstances, the colony ship, Odyssey, settled on the strangely barren world of Sahara. Eighty years later, and with no help in sight, their long-term survival is in question.

When help finally arrives, long buried secrets of the past, and the machinations of a scheming politician, threaten to upset carefully laid plans for prosperity.

Caught in the middle are the Rxyl - an elusive, telepathic species already inhabiting the planet. Unaware of the human intrigue, a fortuitous accident forges a bond between the races which will alter the destiny of both peoples forever.


Newly Free Space Opera Kindle Books for 2018-07-15

Under A Different Sun
by J.F. Holmes
$0.00, 184 pages, 4.9 out of 5.0 (26 reviews), #48 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Military > Space Marine
In the near future, massive empires rule the stars, and west of the Reach, they are battling for control of new systems. In the no-mans land between the front lines, Captain Nate Meric and the crew of the privateer Lexington fight for prize money, and loyalty to their ship and their friends. Beneath it all, though, runs a hidden dream. To see America restored, and take her rightful place among the stars.

*This is the second edition of this book, revised and about 30% longer. It tells a more comprehensive and complete story. Will not update prior purchases.

Chapter 20

Zlatcov listened to Schmeltzer’s’ transmissions and gritted her teeth. She slammed the throttles forward, pressing her into the seat, not caring about the damaged engine. The shuttle passed through the exhaust of the frigates engines, coming up on the blind side. Her view screen melted and crackled, but held.

Up and over the top, slamming her against the straps holding her in the seat. This elicited excited shouts and yells from the assault bay. She spun the shuttle around and applied full thrusters, bringing them to a dead stop relative to the ship, two meters above the deck. The ramp slammed down and six figures dashed out.

“BLOW IT, HOLMES!” yelled Knight. The young apprentice demo man placed a cratering charge against the windows over the ship’s Bridge and they scrambled away from it. Before he stepped away, he could see the shocked expression through the windows of the French Captain and his bridge crew. Holding up his hand, counting down with his fingers. At two, every man in the squad dialed up the magnetic lock on their boots, holding them fast to the hull. At one, the charge erupted in a blinding flash, shattering the plastisteel armored windows. Air rushed out, followed by several bodies wearing the sky blue of the French Navy. They milled around for a few seconds as they flew out into space, then fell still, dying quickly from decompression.

Bjorn Stenger grabbed the still hot, shattered window edges and swung himself into the Bridge, into the howling airstream. His right arm erupted, firing without discrimination at whatever figure was still moving in the disappearing air. Behind him the rest of the team swung in before metal shutters slammed downward, closing off the breech.

“Shupe, get the engine controls. Shut this sonofabitch down. Cahr, Orr, you HOLD that passageway!” said Knight, pointing to an access way off to one side. “Do not let anyone through. Tank, main corridor, start clearing it. Yee, pull anything you can of Intel off their hard drive. Holmes, start placing demo charges at all stations, two minutes.”

Yee started banging on keyboards through his gloved fingers. “Just because I’m a frigging Asian doesn’t mean I know computers, you know.”

Knight ignored his grumbling, stepping over to the fire control panel and shoving aside the dead body there. He programmed an overload into the main 2cm battery, charging it but giving it no firing coordinates.

A flurry of shots sparked off a bulkhead, soundless in the airless compartment, and Tank came bounding back onto the Bridge. He spun, fired, and then fell heavily backward as something crashed into his suit and then exploded with a sharp CRACK. A shaped charge round, used to penetrate armor, had caught him in the leg, shattering it. He sat back up and fired three grenades down the hallway, then started cursing, dragging himself out of the line of fire.

“Time to go, Gentlemen,” said Knight, and they retreated back towards the metal shuttered windows where they had originally come in. Orr and Cahr fired even, measured shots designed to keep their opponent’s heads down, sending ricochets around corners, while Yee and Shupe half hauled, half dragged the Heavy Suit soldier to the window.

“Breaching! FIRE IN THE HOLE!” yelled Holmes, and another charge shattered and bent the steel shutters. They remained in place though, blocking their exit.



Ashen Stars: An Exile Novella
by Glynn Stewart
$0.00, 95 pages, 4.6 out of 5.0 (32 reviews), #1 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Galactic Empire
A Captain shielded by his mother’s rank.
An enemy determined to buy freedom with blood
A battle no one expected to fight

Captain Isaac Gallant is the only son of the dictator of the Confederacy, his career slowed by a dozen measures to protect his reputation and safety alike—but he has no intention of being a pampered child and is determined to do his duty.

An attempt to force his crew to acknowledge their own duties puts his ship in a unique position to intervene when an overwhelming rebel attack is launched on one of the Confederacy’s most critical facilities.

The rebels didn’t expect to fight anyone. The Confederacy didn’t expect Isaac Gallant to fight at all.

All of them were wrong.


Alien Message: Alien Romance (Sensual Contact Series Book 1)
by Amelia Wilson
$0.00, 90 pages, 4.4 out of 5.0 (54 reviews), #1 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > Two hours or more (65-100 pages) > Literature & Fiction
"Will Becca save a new friend in need? Will the alien survive his bat-tle inflicted wounds? And most of all, can a woman from Earth and an alien from space give in to the sensual feelings that has developed between them while their worlds come crashing down around them?"

Becca is a young woman at a crossroads. The day after she leaves her boyfriend, who has left a lot to be desired in their relation-ship, she begins her new job.

She’s always loved the stars, and has yearned to discover their secrets since she was a little girl, and working at the United States biggest satellite station is a dream come true.

When her boss tells her he’s made a shocking discovery, Becca is the one to make contact with an alien. He’s hurt, and he’s scared, and he needs her help. As Becca works on getting the handsome alien to her home, a shadowy government agency is closing in.


Touch of the Goddess (The Goddess's saga Book 1)
by Maria Hammarblad
$0.00, 285 pages, 3.2 out of 5.0 (7 reviews), #219 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Genetic Engineering
Drinking and flying is a bad combination. Stephan Forks learns this the hard way when he rams another ship in spite of the vastness of space. A moment later, a strange woman stands on his bridge, looking around with a frown. She's clearly a figment of his imagination. Nothing in his colorful past of smuggling and smaller crimes prepared him for people appearing out of nowhere.

Maria Callaway has carried more names and appearances than she can keep track of, and she's bored beyond belief. When she runs into Stephan, he seems to be an amusing pastime. He's interesting, disorganized, pursued by pirates, and handsome. A little too handsome, actually. Maybe she should leave?

Neither of them can foresee the chain of events set in action from their meeting. Adventure and danger go hand in hand during the upcoming days, and the collision resonates not only through their own lives, but changes the destiny of the world as they know it.

"Touch of the Goddess" is the first book in a series of three, mixing mythology, science fiction, and romance.


Carter Ward, Space Rat
by Gregory KH Bryant
$0.00, 522 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #18 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Military > Space Marine
More badass than Han Solo, less reputable than Northwest Smith, wilder than Eric Jon Stark, Carter Ward, space rat, is a rogue of the spaceways.

Accompanied only by his virtual companion Dimara, he travels the void between Mars and the Asteroid Belt with a cargo of profitable if disreputable nature, encountering a collection of colorful characters, smugglers, gun-runners and others: `Mud', his old friend from his days with the Martian Rangers; the patrician diplomat, Frederick J. Sherman, III; and the bewitching and seductive Illara, who ensnares Ward in an adventure that draws him into the fight of his life against the space pirates, Turhan Mot and Mokem Bet.

His attempts to turn a dishonest credit are repeatedly frustrated in this collection of three stories, previously published by Rogue Planet Press and Schlock! Webzine.


Nadine's Bible (Book 1): The Old Testament (Anunnaki Sci-Fi) (Alien Monologues)
by Star Seed
$0.00, pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #3 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Nonfiction > Science > Astronomy & Space Science > UFOs
There's a popular saying that men are from Mars and women are from Venus. In this pseudo-science fiction reimagining of the Anunnaki myth, nothing could be farther from the truth.

The Great Mother created the perfect woman in Her image on Venus, and the Great Father created a perfect man in His image on Mars. When the Great Father and Mother began feuding over their creations... a Gender War began that would alter the galaxy, and all life within it, forever!

Regardless of who won the war, the new generation of Gods and Goddesses, led by the Adam and the Eve, would eventually separate themselves, taking rule of Venus and Mars- biding their time to conquer the Earth and it's new lifeforms in the name of their mighty Creator Parents.

In the meantime, both sides are forming alliances with that of savage, cold-blooded extraterrestrial species, and desperate human factions, that are power hungry and starving to join the Intergalactic Council.

There is unrest in the Cosmos, as since the day mankind was formed. Unlikely heroes will rise to calm the storm- led by a earthly heroine with a mysterious, and questionable, family tree.


Pirated: The Pleiades Adventure Boxed Set Books 1-3 (The Pleiades Adventures)
by Arwen Chandler
$0.00, 164 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),

Jump aboard the starship Pleiades and join the adventure.

This boxed set includes: Coerced, Plundered, and Hunted.


Coerced: A Pleiades Adventure

Sometimes you die to get what you want...

Gwyn's smuggling activity has never been secret, but she has always flown under the radar of the Militarian -- until now. Forced to smuggle or die by order of the Militarian authority, she is on the run with a steep price on her head.

Smuggling may be lucrative, but it becomes clear that her dangerous activity has compromised both herself, a new life form, and her family back home. Faced with a lifetime sentence on a prison planet, she and Adrik, her new ex-Militarian ally, must find a way to right the wrongs they've committed, and escape the Militarian death-grip she's fallen under.

Plundered: A Pleiades Adventure

If you want it, steal it...

Gwyn isn't afraid to get her hands dirty or going where she doesn't belong, even if the Militarian Authority is pursuing her. Regardless, of the price on her head, nothing is off limits for a smuggler with her own starship, and reliable intelligence bought for a steep price.

Gwyn leads her comrades, ex-Militarian Adrik, and childhood friend, Rodrigo, in a high-stakes treasure hunt on a forbidden planet.

If successful, she will be the only smuggler in the quadrant with access to the ancient treasures of the Louvre, and an endless supply of contraband. If she fails, the Militarian will send her and Adrik back to the prison planet they escaped from.

Can Gwyn steal some of the greatest art in the galaxy from a planet locked down by the Militarian?

Or, will she find herself locked away, while the priceless artifacts in the Louvre call her name?


Hunted: A Pleiades Adventure

Sometimes secrets should remain buried.


Babylonia Steele has spent her life digging in the dirt looking for artifacts, but no dig has ever been as important as the one on Mirada. Her findings could shake the very foundation of the planet’s government.

A tip from a traitor in her inner circle has alerted the Militarian authority, and it seeks to stop her at all costs. Fortunately for her, her closest friend just happens to be Gwyn Casteliano, the best smuggler, and pilot in the quadrant.

In a life and death chase, she will risk all to protect her findings.

Will the government destroy her?

Will she lose everything beneath the Metreskan sands?



The Ani Maxima Files (2 Book Series)
by Scott McElhaney
$0.00, pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
From Book 1: The USS Ptolemy should have arrived in the Eta Cassiopeia system over 200 years ago. As of yet, we’ve never received confirmation of their safe arrival even though it’s merely 20 light years away
The crew of the USS Cepheus has been given a very dangerous mission, but if they succeed, they will be granted their freedom on an Earth-like planet in the Eta Cassiopeia system. You see, the eight-member crew of the Cepheus are all Rehabs which is slang for someone serving a life sentence who, although they cannot go free, have been deemed rehabilitated.
The entire crew of ex-cons are woken after fifty-nine years of cryogenic sleep only to discover that the derelict ship USS Ptolemy is located further out in the system than originally expected. The ship is clearly powered down and tumbling aimlessly, but the moment that the Cepheus decides to hail the ship, they get a reply from a surviving member of the original crew. Yet after over 300 years now, such a thing would be entirely impossible.
A boarding party is sent to the Ptolemy where they quickly discover that someone somehow is definitely still alive on that ship. And even more curious than that impossibility, it also becomes apparent that someone has spent a lot of time modifying the machinery and devices on that ship, bringing forth advances that don’t even exist aboard the Cepheus. But none of this answers the biggest question of all: where are the four missing shuttle craft and where are all the other members of the 100+ crew?

The Ani Maxima Files:
Ptolemy's Child
SuperVirus
Veiled Sky

Brought to you by the international bestselling author of the Mystic Saga, Dominion, Beyond the Event Horizon, Kepler Moon Alpha, and Ghosts of Ophidian. With over 250,000 books downloaded worldwide, Scott McElhaney continues to prove that reasonable Kindle prices do not have to mean poor quality. Also check out Saving Brooksie, Hope Rising, One Crazy Summer, and Vestige by McElhaney.

EDITORIAL REVIEWS:

"McElhaney's story telling is deft, well-paced, and with an ear for conversation" ~ Akron Beacon Journal Book Review

"The author does a good job of sucking you into the moment and feeling as if you are the main character. The technology and scenarios are realistic enough for this sci fi fan and if you like a good storyteller, Mr. McElhaney knows how to do it." ~Top 50 Amazon Reviewer and Vine Voice Michael Gallagher

Given 5.0 out of 5 stars over 100 times on Amazon from various readers of the Mystic Saga!


Newly Free Vampires/Horror Kindle Books for 2018-07-15

The Mistress of the Vampires (Amelia's Chronicles Book 1)
by Deliaria Davis
$0.00, 56 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (42 reviews), #99 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Occult
Amelia is rebellious. She wants to live her life as she sees fit, not in the shadows of her parents. She is going to be a monster hunter. At least, until Draco kidnapped her from her backyard and decided to use her as bait. Now, she’s looking at spending the rest of her life as Draco’s slave.

Draco has wanted Amelia for his mate since he almost captured her three years ago. He's finally devised the perfect plan. Kidnap Amelia, kill her parents and turn her into his queen. What could possibly go wrong? Nothing and everything at the same time.

Amelia hates the way Draco makes her feel every time she looks at him. He’s a cold-blooded monster, but she can’t help the fire in her veins. She want’s her freedom, but he’s using her parents against her. That is until Amelia discovers that she wants everything that he has to offer… And more.


Trail Of Blood
by Steve Wands
$0.00, 206 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #57 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Suspense > Paranormal > Vampires
Sam Logan is a vampire hunter on the skids. His detective agency, Fringe Investigations, has seen better days. His partner, Carter Mason, a disabled veteran, refuses to give up on him or their mission; to fight all that goes bump in the night.

Things have been quiet. Debt has been climbing. And Sam just wants the phone to ring. When it does, a cryptic phone call about a man’s missing son leads Sam and Carter into a small town infested with the undead.

As the night goes on, Sam and Carter find themselves battling bloodthirsty abominations at every turn. Daybreak seems like it may never come and as they search for the man’s missing son they leave…a trail of blood.


Newly Free Paranormal Kindle Books for 2018-07-15

Witch Love Story (Heart of a Witch Book 3)
by H.T. Night
$0.00, 122 pages, 4.9 out of 5.0 (13 reviews), #221 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Romance > Paranormal > Witches & Wizards
When new witch, Sahara, heads to a corporate team-building weekend for her job, she invites her rival boyfriends and introduces them as her cousins. She decides that by the close of Sunday’s events, she will make up her mind about which man is right for her: Robert the warlock or Donovan the entrepreneur.

She cares for both men, but after the weekend she’s had with them, it seems that Sahara’s path is clear. Or is it?

Her continuing education in witchcraft also poses more challenges. When Paris, Sahara’s mentor, takes on another student, Sahara learns that her next lesson will be to learn how to do battle with another witch! And just in time…

Can Sahara get her love life in order and protect herself from the witch nemesis who threatens her life—and her happiness—with black magic?

WITCH LOVE STORY is a full-length paranormal romance novel, and the third book in Heart of a Witch, a spellbinding series about a witch whose wisdom must measure up to her growing powers as she chooses a path in her love life...and as a witch.


**Acclaim for the novels of H.T. Night**

“Author H.T. Night is an entertaining witch whisperer who spins a twisting tale of white magic and black magic…and unveils the shades of gray between them.”
—Eve Paludan, author of Witchy Business

“A hip and timely vampire novel filled with real characters and some of the coolest vampires since The Lost Boys! You're going to love Night’s completely original take on the supernatural.”
—J.R. Rain, author of The Witch and the Gentleman

“Vampire Love Story is a passionate story that is told from a refreshing perspective. This book was a blast. Night invents a brand new world for the Vampire genre. Great Job!”
—Summer Lee, author of The Witch of Endor

“H.T. Night is a true story teller. This book is thoughtful and inspirational! I enjoyed the ride.”
—Elaine Babich, author of Like Touching the Sun


The Midwest Witch: The Revelations of Oriceran (Midwest Magic Chronicles Book 1)
by Flint Maxwell
$0.00, 268 pages, 4.4 out of 5.0 (56 reviews), #2 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Teen & Young Adult > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Wizards & Witches

Welcome to the Midwest, America's Heartland, home to a hidden community of witches and wizards.

When Maria Apple receives a strange music box for her nineteenth birthday, everything changes.

She begins to showcase odd magical abilities, glowing blue, seeing ghosts, and talking to creatures that shouldn't be able to talk, all while trying to juggle the task of being a typical teenaged girl.

Now, not only does Maria learn she is a witch, but her grandfather Ignatius reveals he was once a famous warrior from a planet named Oriceran.

Throw in a world in between the two worlds, a ghost bringing Maria an ominous warning, a race of giant spiders determined to claim the music box for their own, and Maria Apple realizes she'll never be a typical teenaged girl again.

After all, it's just another day in the Midwest, where magic is real and the stakes never stop rising.

Welcome to The Revelations of Oriceran.

A magical world tied to Earth, and nothing like it.




The Magical Curiosity Shoppe: (A Banshee Creek Cozy Mystery Short Story Collection)
by Ani Gonzalez
$0.00, 133 pages, 4.6 out of 5.0 (12 reviews), #1 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Mystery > Cozy
Three deliciously spooky (and hilariously funny) mystery stories in a little shop that wasn't there yesterday.

The Mystery of the Halloween Mask
Halloween is usually a blast in Banshee Creek, Virginia, also known as The Most Haunted Town in the USA, but not for Magical Mystery Shoppe owner, Dora Pendragon. The immortal witch is tasked—or, to be more accurate, cursed—with guarding dangerous and mysterious objects in her dimension-hopping store. This is, to put it mildly, not the most fun way for a witch to spend eternity, and when a cursed mask disappears from the shop on Halloween night Dora is caught in a race against time. She has to solve the mystery behind the curse, find the mask, and return it to the shop before its bloody legacy exacts a terrible price.

The Mystery of the Christmas Doll
Christmas in Banshee Creek usually means cold weather, hot chocolate, and lots of toys. But when a haunted doll with a bloody past arrives in the Magical Curiosity Shoppe, Dora Pendragon suspects that the innocent-looking toy is determined to find a new owner. Will Dora solve the mystery behind the doll before it finds a new victim?

The Mystery of the Love Potion
It's Valentine's Day in the Most Haunted Town in the USA. February is a slow month for Banshee Creek, but not for Dora Pendragon. The Magical Curiosity Shoppe seems to be searching for a new item, and it's not the only one. A mysterious stranger is also looking for a delicate glass bottle with curious markings and powerful magical contents. Should Dora give up the precious liquid, or should she finally confront the eldritch force that holds her prisoner, once and for all?


Wild Pride (The Kingson Pride Book 1)
by Kristen Banet
$0.00, 358 pages, 4.2 out of 5.0 (167 reviews), #130 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Paranormal & Urban
*The Kingson Pride is a paranormal/urban fantasy Reverse Harem series. The leading lady will not choose between her love interests. The series does contain potentially triggering subject matter. Suitable for ages 18+*
*Set in the Wild Junction Universe. It is not necessary to read other series based in the world.*
*Updated with edit/revised version*

Twenty-three-year old Riley Stern has lived in Wild Junction for two years, slowly building a life—a life that is nothing special, but at least it’s hers. But the boys of the Kingson Estate are back, and they know things about Riley that she could never imagine. They reveal she’s only half-human and make her an offer she doesn’t want to refuse: join the pride, become part of the family, and learn everything about what she is.

Brenton Kingson. Zachary Woods. Andrew Hicks. Troy and Gabe Walker. Five of the richest, most successful, and most bitter feline shifters on the planet. After a decade of building a reputation in the shifter world, they returned to Wild Junction to stay away from the political machinations of the feline shifters. Finding a half-breed in their town has the Pride on edge, but they decide to keep her close. This decision starts a chain of events that reveals terrifying family secrets. Now, they just need to stop all hell from breaking loose.


Forever and Always (Immortal Warriors Book 9)
by H.T. Night
$0.00, 194 pages, 4.2 out of 5.0 (60 reviews), #271 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Romance > Paranormal > Vampires
Book 9 of the bestselling Immortal Warriors series!

Josiah heads for Europe to master his new gifts. On the way to his destination, he realizes that others just might know what he's up to, and they don't seem to want him succeed. Making his way to his mysterious trainer Josiah fights off enemies from all sides. Ultimately, Goshi, the blue gnome, trains Josiah and he returns to the states feeling more confident in his abilities.

Josiah's homecoming isn't exactly what he was expecting. Situations are not as secure as he thought they were. He needs to fight for his love Lena, more than he ever has before.

Two enemies surface and now Josiah needs to protect what is rightfully his. His new life seems to be a constant battle, and he is ready for the fight.


**Acclaim for the novels of H.T. Night**

"Vampire Love Story is one fast moving story, with action and romance that held my attention throughout!"
―Piers Anthony, author of On a Pale Horse

"A hip and timely vampire novel filled with real characters and some of the coolest vampires since The Lost Boys! You're going to love Night's completely original take on the supernatural."
―J.R. Rain, author of Moon Dance

"Vampire Love Story is a passionate story that is told from a refreshing perspective. This book was a blast. Night invents a brand new world for the vampire genre.
―Summer Lee, author of Kindred Spirits

"Night is a true story teller. Nerd Power is thoughtful and inspirational! I enjoyed the ride."
―Elaine Babich, author You Never Called Me Princess

"H.T. Night is a riveting storyteller, capturing the essence of the vampire genre."
―April M. Reign, author of Dividing Destiny

"Bad Blood is fast, hilarious and sexy...the coolest vampire since Kiefer Sutherland. The Mount Shasta setting is dreamy. The cult is deliciously creepy. And Spider is as sexy as they come. I was pressing the ereader's 'forward' button so fast that I broke it. Let's hope we hear more from Spider."
―H.P. Mallory, author of Fire Burn and Cauldron Bubble


LIGHTBRINGER (Celestial Affairs Book 1)
by Frankie Robertson
$0.00, 338 pages, 4.1 out of 5.0 (46 reviews), #2 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Romance > Paranormal > Angels
"Quick, supple writing--an unusual and gripping tale--and did I mention sexy?" ~Melanie Rawn, best-selling author of Diviner, and Spellbinder

The stakes are higher than life and death.


A genuine psychic, Cassie usually knows people better than they know themselves--but not Jared. His powerful mental barriers keep her in the dark and she's learned the hard way that what you don't know can hurt you. But is the handsome stranger she's so drawn to a stalker, or protecting her as he claims?

Exiled to earth, Jared is given a chance to earn his way home--but his assignment is far from easy. He must protect the captivating and desirable young woman from a demonic assassin--who can look like anyone, and strike anytime, anywhere.

With the stakes higher than mere life and death, Jared must decide if Cassie is worth sacrificing a dream he's held on to for 150 years.

*  *  *  *  *
This book contains scenes of sensual affection, magic, and psychic abilities. It is intended for adult readers.


Book One of four in the Celestial Affairs series. Book Two, GUARDIAN, is now available!


By Earth (The Witches of Portland Book 1)
by T. Thorn Coyle
$0.00, pages, 4.2 out of 5.0 (18 reviews), #18 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Paranormal & Urban
Haunted by the dead, she fights for the living.

Cassiel thought she had outrun the ghosts, but here they were again, in Portland, Oregon, whispering in her ears. 

Between the ghosts and her imminent eviction, Cassie has trouble enough, and then Joe walks into the café.

Cute enough to be interesting, Joe is haunted and doesn’t know it. Haunted by a dead girlfriend who insists the city itself is in trouble.
 
Cassie and Joe –along with Arrow and Crescent coven– must unravel the mystery shaking the city apart. 

A mystery that may have killed Joe’s girlfriend. A mystery with corruption at its root.


Grim
by Gavin McCallion
$0.00, 447 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (3 reviews), #11 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Humor & Satire > Dark Comedy
In September 1945, Death quit his job. He was knackered, he'd had enough, and he left the human race to do it themselves. Within a year, the grim reaper was a regional council position.

The job is a second chance for the recently deceased, an immortal life as ferry for the dead. It's meant for the excellent, the diligent, the go-getters and the home-bred success stories… But in 2016, on a rainy Saturday morning, they gave it to the wrong guy.

They gave it to Grim. He's here to send souls and save the day!

And man, he tries his best.


Kinda Sorta Dead (The Dominic Wolfe Tales Book 1)
by Lincoln Chase
$0.00, 93 pages, 4.5 out of 5.0 (2 reviews),
Dominic Wolfe dies for a living. You’d think it would be hard to screw up—dying should be a whole lot easier than living, wouldn’t you think?—but if Dominic has one finely-honed talent, it’s screwing up like a boss. Naturally, when a needy client demands the impossible—well, forbidden—Dominic figures, what could possibly go wrong?

Oh, everything.

Bite-sized and value-priced for readers with crap to do and bills to pay, the Dominic Wolfe series is at once dark, frightening and downright hilarious.


The Changeling's Tale: A Paranormal Fantasy (Book One): The Forest Immortal Saga
by Kristina Schram
$0.00, 232 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #138 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Mystery
When sixteen-year-old Gabriel Hawthorne’s dad gets sick, Gabe and his brothers are forced to move to an old family farm in Maine to make ends meet. From the moment they arrive, Gabe realizes something is not quite right about the brooding forest surrounding their new home, and does everything he can to avoid it.

He soon finds out that there are good reasons to stay away from the woods. People have gone in and never returned. Pets around town are disappearing - believed to have been taken by a wild creature - and a strange woman warns Gabe to stay away from the forest or "they will get ye." But when he discovers that as a child he went missing in the forest for two days, with no memory of what had happened to him, he becomes truly frightened.

When the inhabitants of the Forest Immortal come for him once more, Gabe learns what monsters lurk within the dark trees. But this time, the forest doesn't want to let him go.

This time it intends to keep him - and use him for its own wicked purposes.


The Moonchild (The Moondial Book 1)
by David M Cameron
$0.00, 188 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #215 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Teen & Young Adult > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Coming of Age
Legend has it that a Calender will deliver the seven worlds from Fell Craven. Peter Calender finds himself alone and lost in a new land where others believe he is the one to save them and restore the laws that govern the seven worlds. Peter doubts that he is the child of the prophecy, but events lead him into dangers that he could never have imagined. Death and destruction lurk at every turn and one false step could lead to disaster. Hunted for the moonstone he was given, where else would he go but home. But is there a home to go to?


A midwinter night's dream: The Broccoli the Stilton and the haystack (Strange tales from England Book 1)
by Samuel J. White
$0.00, 504 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #280 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Genre Fiction > Sagas
Lonely teenage fitness instructor Rob meets immigrant caravan cleaner Katazyna wandering in a blizzard. But after a bizarre set of circumstances they find themselves asleep, together naked sheltering from the storm. Rob has strange dreams about Katazyna which he'd rather not disclose just yet. Rob is fascinated to discover that she has experienced a similar dream to match his. Continuing to dream of a future the pair are left to wonder what is really going on. Are they really there at at the beginning of something new or watching their vivid memories flash before them as they die? Or is something more complex and sinister occurring? Immerse yourself in this tale of mesmerizing dreams, bold ghosts and angels. With a real deep love that is so complex even they can't fathom the true nature of it.


White Lies (The Lives We Live Book 1)
by W.A. Ashes
$0.00, 272 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #140 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Fairy Tales
Matthew Hex was once a normal teenager whose biggest worry was whether or not his parents discovered his failing grade in algebra. He enjoyed chili dogs, video games, and hanging out at the mall with his friends, but all that changed on a cold night in November when his young life was suddenly cut short. Death gripped his soul tightly and would have succeeded in delivering him to his afterlife if it wasn't for a sympathetic vampire who happened upon the teen's body.

Now, two years later, Matthew has managed to find a new normal as he adjusts to life as one of the living dead. He has his sire, a place to call home, and a steady food supply. Things are good for him even if they aren't perfect. However, finding peace in death and holding onto his remaining humanity turns out to be a harder task than he imagined when he finds himself the target of a group of zealous slayers who'll stop at nothing to find what they're looking for. Add in his overprotective sire, a cynical siren, a denim clad angel, and his lycan girlfriend's father, Matthew soon realizes that the normal he's found is really a tangled web of white lies meant to shield him and his companions from each other's past mistakes. As the lies began to unravel Matthew must hope that his new life won't be as easily shattered as his first one.


Dr. Stranger
by D.C. Lozar
$0.00, 28 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #85 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 45 minutes (22-32 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
A modern-day Dr. Van Helsing, Evelyn Stranger has studied the Necronomicon to treat fringe creatures that cling to the shadows of nightmares. The werewolves, ghouls, and other dark monstrosities need someone with the skills to address their unique ailments. Tonight a house call interrupts Dr. Stranger's "dinner" date, and she unleashes her Lovecraftian hunger to extract a gruesome revenge.


The Stealer of Memories
by Mois Benarroch
$0.00, 157 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #744 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Literary Fiction
It has happened to all of us, we're talking with our brother of a childhood memory and suddenly he says, but you didn't do that, I did. And that seems normal. But, what do we remember when we remember? Scientific studies show that in less than twenty-four hours we have already changed the memory of what has happened to us. Perhaps our memories are not always completely ours, only partially ours, partly they are what others who were in the same place have told us, and partly perhaps they are memories of others that with time are infiltrated in our brain. The narrator of "El Ladrón de Memorias" does not steal memories, but he feels like a thief, because he is drawn to pulling at some moments other people's most intimate memories, only to realize that he can no longer differentiate his memories from the others. “The Stealer of Memories” is an autobiography of the entire world. 


"Rarely have I had the opportunity to read a book on ebook format with the characteristics of "The Stealer of Memories". Mois Benarroch has the strange particularity of talking about anything and has a way of making you unable to stop reading. I have compiled many fragments of his book because they seemed interesting, intuitive and I think I almost believe that in fact the author is a memory thief:


"…But there is one that doesn't go away. And it is that every text is autobiographical. Each character is the author. Nothing original in that. I know. But I'm not saying that every text is based on the life of the writer. Just the opposite. It is based on the not-life of the writer. The wife who appears in the text of a male writer is not the writer's wife, and vice versa, the homosexual will be the one who was not, the rich one is the rich one that the writer longs to be, if he is poor. The writer defines himself by what he cannot be. What he cannot be is not infinite. One cannot not-be just anybody. He can only be characters or people he is able to imagine…"


I have


Midnight Curse (Midnight Trilogy Book 2)
by Faellin Angel
$0.00, 35 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #271 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > One hour (33-43 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
Angel Tala is young hunter living in the wild swamps of Georgia who faces more than just a swamp full of wild things. Angel has made the fatal mistake of standing in the way of a jealous werewolf and the one thing she truly wants. Now Angel must make the hardest decision ever, so she can fight to correct that mistake from beyond the realm of the living. Will she choose to stay on earth and battle a supernatural creature who has already killed her once, or move on and leave behind everything she has ever known, including the man who chose her? If she chooses to stay, she will be banished from her home and have to battle the werewolf all over again, and she didn't do so great the first time. Will Angel choose life, love, and destiny or throw it all away?


2 MAGICAL NOVELS FOR TEENS AND YOUNG ADULT: FANTASY: FANTASY: 2 NOVELS IN ONE BOOK (FANTASY SERIES 1)
by ROLLY ONGCO PASILAN
$0.00, 281 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #369 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Paranormal & Urban

This is a special collection of fantasy novels that will surely captivate your hearts, make you swooned, thrilled, excited and believe once more the magical power of true love. Only the power of love can bring back your beloved one from the dead to life… not your magical superpowers.



The Ultimate Ilona Andrews Series Reading Order and Checklist 2018. Kate Daniel's series, Hidden Legacy series, Innkeeper Chronicles, Iron Covenant series, short stories, anthologies and others
by Jordan Carat
$0.00, 45 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #51 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Anthologies & Short Stories
The Best and Most complete guide for Ilona Andrews fans.
Contains information about all the books including publishing date, blurb, series order e.t.c and includes information about and links to even the character coloring books .
This checklist will be constantly updated so you will never be out of the loop.
Completely linked for ease of use and links to amazon also provided at the end of each blurb.
A must have checklist for all Ilona Andrews fans.

No copyrighted material from the titles listed is included. This list is compliant with United States Copyright Office circular 34.


FIVE
by Jamila W. Harris
$0.00, 461 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
Suspense & Urban Romance, Fantasy, Thriller about one woman's journey to finding her True Love. Follow this journey of one woman as she copes with the loss of One of New York City's most Notorious Drug King Pen, while struggling with the demons of her past. Sex, Murder, and Mayhem unfolds on this journey thru New York City, Philadelphia, London, Rome, Australia, and Saudi Arabia, as one of the largest conspiracies unveils in the United States Criminal Justice System. This fabulous and suspenseful thiriller full of shocks and twists to discovering "True Love" will completely stun you!


Stories For The Bored And Lonely: Fantasy
by Giancarlo Cento
$0.00, 204 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
Explore three fantastical stories that will take you to three both different and thrilling environments, characters, and plots during a boring, lonely, or just a quiet moment. We all have those moments, and there’s nothing better than a wonderful story to read during them.


“Into The Woods”by Giancarlo Cento

“The Midnight Mystery ” by Giancarlo Cento

“Invisible Danger” by Giancarlo Cento


The Pale Boy: The Opening Four Chapters of Echoes of the Fire
by L J Chappell
$0.00, 89 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #554 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > Two hours or more (65-100 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
This special introductory volume, The Pale Boy, comprises the opening four chapters of Echoes of the Fire.

It will be offered at the cheapest possible price, and occasionally be free to download.

Jennifer Carter couldn’t help noticing the pale boy who waited by the school gate.
She was sure he was the same boy she’d seen at the canal.
And he’d been texting her . . . probably.
Perhaps he’d even given her flowers.

She couldn’t be completely sure.
Every time she tried to meet him, he seemed to slip away; almost to vanish into thin air.

Why has she never seen him before?
Who is he waiting for outside the school?
And how is he connected to the School Fire of 1889?

As she tries to find answers, she discovers that she’s not the only one looking . . .

WARNING: Contains Strong Language, Adult Themes and British Spelling.


Newly Free Action/SciFi Kindle Books for 2018-07-15

Gestation (Project Chrysalis Book 1)
by John Gold
$0.00, 278 pages, 4.1 out of 5.0 (32 reviews), #2 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > World Literature > Russian
To face Death itself, to hide from deadly guards, to conduct dark rituals and to use forbidden death magic? Being sent to Hell is definitely not what 12-year-old Anji would have ever expected from a government orphanage program.

Chrysalis — the project of the century. It is a hyper-realistic fantasy RPG game, set in the Middle Ages. Leveling up, distributing attribute points, and choosing your way of life are only a few ways the players play the game. Chrysalis is the perfect virtual space where every orphan under the care of the government is placed in an in-game family to receive all the love and care of parents they so desperately need. This project helps kids socialize and mold them into the adults of the future. They are in charge of how they grow up in the virtual space, which was built to advance society.

But something went seriously wrong for Anji.

He has lost everything that he had been so happy to finally receive. Now, instead of a loving mama and strict but generous father, he has bloodthirsty demons and flesh-eating worms. Instead of fishing and baking lessons, he has to perform bloody rituals to survive the nine circles of Hell. Instead of the dreams of a happy childhood, his wounded child’s soul suffers demonification.

Betrayed, for the sake of someone else's master plan, he appeared in the most hopeless place of Chrysalis. It is full of ash, despair and… possibilities? Sagie, Anji’s in-game username, fueled by homesickness and revenge, will go through the Hell to face what is hidden in the darkest corners. The road will be long and difficult, but those who can, do.

Once, long ago, the first wave of Wanderers appeared in the world of Chrysalis. They had proved themselves by killing the ancient gods. Now it is time for the second wave of Wanderers and for new young gods, dreaming about a wide-scaled and deadly war. The beta-test is now open to people. While they are “playing” in Chrysalis, they have no idea about the truth behind the Project.

Project Chrysalis: Book one: Gestation is the first of four books of a brand new LitRPG series. This is a story of a battle for your dreams. It is full of turns, twists, riddles, and revelations; it is a story of… Oh, sorry. No spoilers today.

The story of Sagie has just begun.
But first, one line of advice: do not believe your own eyes.



Becoming the Dragon (The Dragon Inside Book 1)
by Alex Sapegin
$0.00, 178 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (120 reviews),
From now on he’s got two hearts beating in his scale-clad chest, and two mighty wings on his back. In the faraway planet of two moons, he was born again as a dragon… but would it make him any less human?
The Dragon Inside, a bestselling series by Alex Sapegin, is comprised of a total of five books:
– Becoming the Dragon
– Wings on my Back
– A Cruel Tale
– Crown of Horns
- Home at Last
It is a saga of portal traveling, bodily transformations, reincarnation and epic combat, but first and foremost a story of discovering and reclaiming one’s true self.
Having unwittingly stumbled into the site of a scientific experiment, Andy gets teleported to the faraway planet of Ilanta, inhabited by both human and supernatural beings. In this new world, he will encounter all kinds of exciting adventures and grim challenges, mastering his newly developed magic skills, befriending orcs, elves, and dragons, fighting the good fight, and eventually continuing on his quest for justice reincarnated as a dragon.
It was obvious right from the get-go that destiny has something unique in store for Andy Kerimov, a small-town teenager who survives a direct strike from lightning which leaves him with immunity to electronic devices and extraordinary magic powers just waiting to be released.
Teleported to the fairytale world of Ilanta, Andy gets no cordial welcome: he is captured, chained up and sold into slavery — but not before he accidentally activates an ancient artifact and sets Karegar the Dragon free, who would later become his mentor and foster father. When fatally wounded, Andy chooses to undergo an ancient ritual to be reborn as a dragon, a.k.a. a Master of Heaven.
He will have to go a long way before settling into his new body and mastering his newly acquired powers. On his way, he will make loyal friends and bitter enemies, going through fire and ice, defending the right and taking the weak under his wing. Little does he know that he is destined to play a central part in an epic conflict soon to break out where the future of the two planets, as well as his now-faraway homeland, would be at stake…


Vivarium (Captive Worlds Book 1)
by Brady Hart
$0.00, 279 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (3 reviews), #96 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > First Contact
Vivarium is a dangerous planet. Its mystical landscape is teeming with blood-thirsty creatures. On Vivarium, even the most vicious killers have predators. It's a world of hunters and hunted. And that's why everyone wants so bad to go there.

After three and a half months asleep on a spaceliner, Fora is finally there--on Vivarium. Fora and her family are VIP guests at the wildlife park on the planet's rocky surface, so Fora gets access to any of the luxurious hotels and observation stations built in the middle of natural animal habitat. Fora's just glad to be there and see the incredible animals she's read so much about, but a few days into the trip, she knows something is terribly wrong.

The park is supposed to be safe--huge teams of wranglers and high tech facilities protect the thousands of visitors from predators like the miasmor and the bricklebarb. Even the park's most dangerous attraction, the Darca, can be viewed in safety under the right circumstances. Though, the massive flying creatures are elusive--Fora can only hope of seeing one up close.

One morning, Fora wanders off alone and runs into a wild darca. Instead of killing her instantly, the animal does something shocking, something magical, and Fora finds herself drawn to the ruthless killer.

With the help of Daymus, a strange wrangler boy who catches darca every day, Fora hunts for the truths behind the mysteries of Vivarium, even as she comes face to face with a hunter that will threaten the very structure of the world. A hunter that's been hiding for generations.


Games of Fire
by Samuel T. Evans
$0.00, 180 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #39 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Children's eBooks > Science Fiction, Fantasy & Scary Stories > Science Fiction
Jared’s past is unknown. He was brought to Sector 6 from a place called the Institute. But as he begins to compete in the Fire Games something strange is happening. Is it because of his past, or is there some mystery beyond his control that hold even deeper secrets? As Jared’s abilities begin to develop, so do memories of places he has never known. Perhaps this is the reason he will continue to compete; to learn who and perhaps what he really is.


The Dead Earl (Sweet Revenge Book 3)
by Elliott Junkyard
$0.00, 62 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #15 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction
Felix didn’t expect to wake up to find a new crew mate in his quarters. Once again, the Captain impresses him with his irreverent indiscretion.

There’s a lot of things to love about living aboard the Sweet Revenge, but best friend quarrels in confined spaces are at the bottom of the list.

Tensions rise when the Quartermaster asks Felix to accompany the Captain during a trip to Copenhagen. What should be a simple trip to fence their recently stolen goods turns out to be much more of an adventure than Felix was expecting.

13,000 words. This book contains explicit m/m content.


The Box
by Ryan Bohl
$0.00, 218 pages, 3.6 out of 5.0 (3 reviews), #269 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Military
For a thousand years the galaxy has been ravaged by war between those who cherish their biological bodies and those who have abandoned them for immortality inside machines called Boxes.

On board a single command module, a half dozen commanders control billions of robotic soldiers and ships. They are highly trained and intelligent people, but each follows their own path in fulfilling the purpose of their flesh. When an opportunity arises to capture an enemy Box, they rush across the galaxy into the maelstrom of war.

But capturing the Box is only the beginning. Once on board, the crew struggles to decide what they should do with the war's first prisoner. Is humanity more than a body? Is life only possible if it can die? As they struggle to answer these questions, their command module begins to malfunction, threatening their very lives as they race to unveil the mystery of the Box.


Tin Can Tommies: Darkest Hour
by Mark C. Jones
$0.00, 377 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
A reluctant young hero haunted by the ghosts of his past. A team of mechanical warriors resurrected for one last stand. A tyrannical dictator hell-bent on exploiting the atom…

June 1940. As Blitzkrieg burns through Europe, Corporal Jack Stone escapes Dunkirk by the skin of his teeth leaving Germany with its prize in sight across the English Channel: Great Britain – a stubborn little island that now stands alone.

Recruited by Winston Churchill to lead a team of robot commandos – veteran machines of the Great War nicknamed the Tin Can Tommies – Jack must venture into battle once again on an audacious mission deep behind enemy lines. But with dissention in the ranks, a traitor in their midst and Jack’s nemesis hot on his heels, the odds are stacked against them.

Whatever happens, the Tommies will be in the thick of it – but as time runs out Jack will find himself in a deadly battle for survival as he confronts not only the shadows of his past, but an enemy whose insidious plan for world domination threatens the freedom of mankind itself.

Echoing the great British war films of the seventies, DARKEST HOUR is the first in a series of gripping wartime adventures featuring Jack Stone and the Tin Can Tommies – with explosive action, twists, thrills and a cast of compelling characters – this is dieselpunk military sci-fi with a pulp comic WW2 twist!

TIN CAN TOMMIES – BRITANNIA JUST BROKE OUT THE BIG GUNS!


Tranquility's Last Stand (Waters of the Moon Book 9)
by Gregory Urbach
$0.00, 312 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #101 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Alien Invasion
The Arikhan invasion force is approaching Earth. Their technology is superior and they have a tradition of conquest, but Grey Waters has taken command of the world's rag-tag fleet and ventures out to challenge the invaders among the moons of Jupiter. One way or another, a new age will emerge in the 9th and final Waters of the Moon book.


Burning Library: a short story
by S. A. Gibson
$0.00, 42 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #3 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > One hour (33-43 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
Burning Library is a new addition to the stories set in the Protected Books world.

Civilization as we know it has ended; not with an apocalyptic bang, but with an insidious virus. In a future where technology is lost, libraries have taken power. Scouts enforce the library rules and keep the peace. Go on the dangerous journey with librarians in this short story.

Libraries in California are providing a book for those in New Mexico. Readers of A Dangerous Way may recognize the events that led up to this adventure.

A library courier has an important mission for the Southwest. In this future world with no modern technology, Lindy must deliver the book against impossible odds. It falls on her to to save the future of the Southwest.

Visit the Burning Library for action and adventure!


The SIGNAL part 1: John
by Joe KING
$0.00, 256 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #207 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > First Contact
This Sci-fi trilogy is packed with everything from, murder, horror, love, a maverick detective hell bent on finding the truth, and will have you asking more questions of what is really going on in the world. Is planet X really out there, heading for Earth? Are there really people out there with alien technology, ready to use it?

When Tom Hansen invents the quantum chip and his work is shelved, he his surprised to discover that three years later that the military had taken his technology and built the worlds only Quantum computer called AVA (Advanced Virtual Algorithm) . The only thing now missing is the programming codes Tom had hidden away in his mind, and now they need him, alive, to finish the project. Kidnapped and trapped deep below ground, he soon realises that his life and his families is in danger, and must now find a way to finish what he started, three years ago.

Inspector George Billings is woken early, from yet another drinking binge, and with another hangover, is informed of the multiple killings the night before. As the pieces start coming together, and camera footage that reveals something so fantastic, he never thought possible. The real reasons why these seemingly innocent people have been murdered starts coming to light. With the military trying to cover everything up, he is on a mission to try to find the truth, before it all lost, buried deep beneath a secret military underground facility right under everyone’s noses!



The Lost Treasure Map 1st Edition
by V Bertolaccini
$0.00, 220 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #325 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Thriller
Treasure is buried away for centuries in an ancient immense historical castle, hidden away in a secret chamber, with no precise suggestion of its existence, even after being scanned by archeologists with the most advanced and up-to-date equipment, and the only clues to its whereabouts are an ancient riddle: where the last dwell, the markings on a tomb, and legends of treasure passed down by generations of castle owners ...
A group of people are forced into staying at the castle for a week to explore the immense castle and vast estate and they are fanatical with getting their hands on the immense treasure, which they believe has been left there by the late owner, and even after two major murders and televised police investigations ...
In the end the treasure is eventually found where nobody anticipates it to be and they guess where the killer will strike again and catch him ...


The Lost Martian Antarctica Treasure
by V Bertolaccini
$0.00, 184 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #207 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > First Contact
An action-packed treasure thriller of astronauts mapping Mars with a new highly advanced technology who discover the wreckage of a crashed space vehicle, buried away in a meteor crater, and investigate it and find a map, a lost treasure map, which brought its dead astronauts there searching for diamonds, detected with a highly advanced satellite, and they go on a deadly quest to get the treasure ...

Astronauts map the surface of Mars with a new highly advanced technology and detect something strange at the Martian Antarctica.
They discover an old crashed space vehicle, hidden away in a meteorite crater, and they investigate it and discover it is an old space rocket vehicle, and discover a map, an old treasure map, which brought the dead astronauts there, searching for diamonds, which a scientist located with a new highly advanced satellite.
They return to their Martian base and check out the dead astronauts, and why they were there, and discover hundreds of declassified military and security service material buried away in an old library, and uncover old documents on the dead astronauts taking the crashed space vehicle and their disappearance, and discover the location was not the location of the diamonds located by the satellite, and they race to get to the real location of the treasure first.


The Lost Treasure Map 6 1st Ed.
by V Bertolaccini
$0.00, 190 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #165 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Mystery > Private Investigators
A classic high quality action-packed treasure quest thriller of a detective agency searching for ancient lost treasures after the discovery of ancient maps and legends, and strange unidentified hauntings, and they discover the source deep beneath the ground, and an extraordinary ghostly alien energy formation, hidden away in a cavity for millions of years, trapped in reality, in this universe!

A classic high quality action-packed treasure quest thriller of a London detective agency searching for ancient lost treasure.
Private investigators of a detective agency search for lost treasure after the discovery of an ancient map on an old piece of parchment and tales of it leading to lost treasure.
The investigators are fanatical with hunting and discovering what is there and the lost treasure, and they explore what they can, in a remarkable detective adventure.
They find strange mind-bending ghostly energy formations, witnessed haunting the region, which they have never heard of, even after consulting the most advanced paranormal scientists, and one gains strange magical-like powers.
The riddles are almost unsolvable, and their investigations with the paranormal scientists lead them to use a new highly advanced technology to search deep beneath the site, and discover far more than they expected.
The source of the occurrences is found deep underground, where they discover one of the strangest ghostly energy formations encountered, hidden away for centuries, in alternating dormant states, trapped in reality, and discover the lost treasure of a queen.

Workmen constructing a new section of the London underground near London Bridge during the Second World War uncover a large underground cavity and a workman discovers an ancient map on a tattered piece of parchment inside, which he believes leads to lost treasure, and he hires the detective agency to search for it, before the railway company starts filling in the cavity to complete the railway line, and while they do they investigate sightings of ghostly formations and a killer Santa, and they bring in archaeologists to excavate the cavity and they find the remains of an underground Roman burial site.
Leading archeologists are brought in to excavate the site and discover why it is buried away there, so deep beneath the ground, and start digging up what they believe are unknown prehistoric creatures, but soon find they are far more, and they find strange unknown species of life forms, frozen in strange states, as though frozen in ice.
Scientists unsuccessfully scan below the ground, searching for what is below, but while using a new form of the scanning technology they uncover things that never showed up on the original scans, and realize something below is stopping them from seeing what is there.
Something strange is buried deep below, hundreds of feet below, at least thousands of years old, and a blurred image of it is detected, and after examinations of it they grasp its immense size.
Eventually a tunnel is located, of Roman origins, going straight down towards it, and where the treasure must be located!


The Black Hole Experiments Trilogy
by V Bertolaccini
$0.00, 295 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #42 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Travel
A trilogy with three high quality science fiction horror action-packed novelettes of explorers taking mind-bending voyages beyond space and time! In the first a voyager encounters a devil-like presence in deep space and leaves space and time. In the second explorers find a pulsating alien sphere and enter a black hole it holds. In the third an alien artifact takes explorers beyond the universe.


Monsters from Beyond Reality 1st Ed.
by V Bertolaccini
$0.00, 731 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #162 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Anthologies & Short Stories
An action-packed thriller with four mind-bending SF horror thrillers with explorers uncovering mind-bending discoveries!
A colossal lost Transylvanian castle in New York, over centuries, has mind-bending magical hauntings and legends!
A military weapon system shoots down a UFO and a strange IE entity formation appears!
Something strange rests deep below desolate haunted Scottish and New York castles, waiting to be revived!

Explorers encounter monsters from beyond reality that have been buried away, carrying out strange hauntings and other disturbance ...
New York private eye John Eisenberg investigates a colossal ancient mansion, once a Transylvanian castle, built far differently than anything he has ever encountered, and is engrossed with it and exploring it, especially after the discovery of an ancient treasure map, and explores strange hauntings and occurrences, and legends, trying to solve what actually is there, encountering unexplained occurrences everywhere, and encounters strange unidentified extraordinary ghostly energy formations ...
Deep space interdimensional extraterrestrials in another universe pick up an SOS message from this world! What they do not realize is how different this universe is and when their IE messenger materializes it is shot down by a military weapon!
One night the interdimensional UFO comes crashing down in a forest and the strange interdimensional extraterrestrial entity just manages to survive the impact and alters its form to this world and universe, and it creeps out into the dark world and forest, and hides in one of the strangest places.
Scientists and the military try to find what escaped from the crash and where it went and officials at NASA are brought in, and admit a military space weapon system shot it out the sky on its appearance over the world ...
Newspapers and legends, over centuries, give unexplained mind-bending tales and discoveries and of the remains of travelers found in woods at a castle, and of them being attacked by magical forces!
People forced to stay at the haunted castle are fanatical with getting lost treasure hidden away there, which they believe has been left there by the last owner, and they explore the colossal castle and vast desolate estate in a treasure quest, with the characters racing to get it first, even after two major murders and televised police investigations, and try to prove the existence of supernatural occurrences with the foremost in scientists, technology and equipment, investigating it far further than anyone has done before ...


The Alien Source Code 1st Ed.
by V Bertolaccini
$0.00, 196 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #90 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > First Contact
Explorers uncover the transcendent artifact after it has been buried away for billions of years and only discover its true origins and it being an ultimate time machine/voyager when they activate it, and are left stunned when its vast unstable energy explosions blast out across an infinity of outer dimensions with such force that it threatens to warp or rip away and destroy space and time ...


In Space No-One Can Fear Ice Cream
by Giles Darling
$0.00, 67 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #489 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > Two hours or more (65-100 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
This is a light hearted 45 minute one-act play for eight actors.

Horace is a small-time smuggler in the 22nd century ferrying contraband between planets in his elderly spaceship.

One day Horace is about to set off with some illicit ice cream on board when he gets some unexpected passengers who cause turmoil and let the spaceship get hijacked by two gangsters. Having successfully hidden the contraband during a surprise police inspection Horace next fears he may lose his ship and the ice cream.

However, a distant relative from the future makes a surprise entrance intending to save the day. But do they succeed?

This play is suitable for a small group of school children or young actors to perform. There’s lots of action and sound effects.


The Forgotten Planet: Joshua Adams and his crew become temporarily stranded in a on a Planet outside the Federation Boundries
by Bryan Arthur
$0.00, 51 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #216 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > First Contact
Joshua Adams and his colonization team are heading back to Earth following a colonization mission to the far end of the galaxy. The ship experiences a mechanical failure and is force to land on the nearest habitable planet.

On the planet they encounter the friendly native population. But the problems begin soon after. By Earth standards the indigenous population is savage, immoral and lazy. And to Joshua's surprise, many of his crew go AWOL so they can remain on the planet. What is the allure of the planet?

They were lazy, absent of any law enforcement, erotic in their pleasures ... were they lower than man ... or higher?


Remembrance (The Nephilim Chronicles Book 1)
by Lacey Stanford
$0.00, 104 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #588 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Dystopian
Sera has gone through her life without knowing anything about her mother. On a break from college, she visits home with a couple of her friends. When a man knocks on her door, he claims to have known her and has a special gift. The gift sends Sera and her friends into a different world where everything is a lot more complicated. After making numerous friends and complicated romantic interests, Sera catches the attention of an unrelenting foe, which makes Sera and her friends question her true identity and her family lineage. They struggle to survive and find the truth behind the land that holds many secrets and mysteries.


HUNTED
by Simon Pennington
$0.00, 272 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #378 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Science Fiction
In the not so distant future the world is dying - oceans are now deserts, the rainforests have been reduced to dust, but the human spirit is not yet dead. A crazy idea for a high risk mission to another world fuels hope of relocation, but how do you find a crew willing to leave everything behind when they have no idea what is in front of them? Thrown into the heart of the problem is Commander Jake Hardman, humanity's last hope for survival; however, when a terrorist organisation and a murderous lunatic enter the mix, the last thing the crew need to worry about are warmongering aliens!
If you enjoy fast paced, slick, explosive thrill rides, with a twist around every corner, this book is a must read.


Lonely Boy: Song of the Forgotten Guardian
by Benedict Parry
$0.00, 298 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #20 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Military > Space Marine
When the monstrously reptilian Dilicar break through to the surface of the earth, the fate of the planet is in jeopardy.

Max, an orphaned teenage boy, suddenly finds himself at the centre of a survival effort to protect the other children, with the help of homeless and dog-loving Adrian and ex-military Duncan with his tiny daughter.

But they’re not alone. Cheerful and deadly Bealmor and the panthers Helmar and Selene inform and guide the rag tag group – all under the protection of the mysterious Guardian.

But is it enough to save the fate of humanity…


Johnny Mustache and the Curious Case of Indecision (Johnny Mustache Adventures Book 1)
by Hudson Hammett
$0.00, 55 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
Enjoy an adventure in Junk city with a colorful cast of characters led by none other than Johnny Mustache himself. Newly made partners Johnny and Kayla stumble upon a discovery that leads them down a rabbit hole unlike anything the agency has ever seen before! Be sure to catch this first installation into the Johnny Mustache series that sets the tone for all the wild adventures of the Mustache Marauders. Check below for a free sample!

“You do realize the eighties are over Johnny?” Kayla screamed over the sounds blaring from the speakers. Her ears throbbed from the volume as she gripped the wheel until her knuckles were white. Didn’t he realize how ridiculous he looked sitting there in his brown bomber jacket, aviator glasses, and what was left of his hair sticking out in cow licks. She reached over and spun the volume knob annoyed.
“Besides you weren’t even born until eighty six I doubt you even remember the eighties. I don’t get your obsession with all this crap.” She scoffed at him and turned to see his face nose to nose with hers. His bushy mustache almost touching her face. It always reminded her of two hairy caterpillars kissing.
“First and foremost Kayla Ann, never and I mean absolutely never under any circumstances do you touch the radio when Danger Zone is playing. Secondly the year I was born is irrelevant because the eighties live inside us all just like Johnny Mustache.” He pounded his finger on his chest and stroked his mustache.
“Did you just refer to yourself in the third person? Is that where we are now?” Kayla rolled her eyes and tried to tune him out.
“Johnny has grown too big for first person, he needs three now.” Still trying to ignore him she reached to the GPS and idly scrolled through. They were getting close to the lake and she was getting a little nervous. They had been partners for almost a year now. A year of these antics every day exactly like this and they weren’t just during calm moments like these either. No he liked to do the craziest stuff at the most inopportune time. Pulling her hair out seemed like a liable option most days, some days she had come all to close. Chief had assured her time and time again he was one of the best secret agents the country had to offer. All she had seen so far was an idiot, an overgrown man child that got dropped in her lap for babysitting duty.
Johnny reached over and turned the volume up and started the song over again.
“Now if you’ll excuse me I’m going to get back in the zone. The Danger Zone.” Johnny reached up and flipped his collar. Nodding along to the song getting lost in his own little world. At least he wasn’t juggling knives in the car like last time. A small sigh escaped from her lips as she tried to relieve some of the tension in her knuckles. Just focus on the mission she told herself. This partnership was just a small chapter to a greater ending. She let her foot sit heavy on the gas pedal and opened the engine up. She loved the sound of an engine on the highway and this one she had fined tuned herself. The agency preferred company cars to be black and that suited her just fine. The inside had dark gray leather that could only been seen from inside the tinted windows. She looked over at the seat to admire it and smiled a bit. She really did love her car. She rubbed the leather on the passenger seat and panicked suddenly. Why was she able to touch the seat? Her head snapped to only see his legs hanging inside the car. Johnny had propped himself up outside the window and was holding his arms out like wings. She could hear him singing along at the top of his voice. She reached over and starting punching him in the leg repeatedly.
“Get inside the car right now!.” She grabbed the fabric of his blue jeans and yanked him inside forcefully. He fell through and plopped in his seat looking rather annoyed by her.


Total Calamity Robot Book 1.4- WAR OF ATLAS (Part 1)
by Lucny Dauphin
$0.00, 141 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
In the next saga of Total Calamity Robot, the saga continues from the cliffhanger of Volume 1, CALAMITY, where the soldiers of Atlas return to their homeland, successfully conquered by the Solars, and begin the war to take their precious land back...!

To see artwork of various mecha and characters that are part of this story, please visit my deviantart page: https://www.deviantart.com/themechxyz


Outer Space Adventures
by John Paulington
$0.00, 30 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #637 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Science Fiction
Outer Space Adventures is ten short stories for the young and young at heart. Imagine yourself as one of the characters as you journey into the unknown realms of outer space.


A Foe Returns?: World of Heroes Vol. 1, Episode 1
by Samuel Mayo
$0.00, 29 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
The first episode in an exciting new superhero series from Samuel A. Mayo!

Kip Burland is the heroic vigilante Black Hood. Called away in the middle of a date, he encounters what at first appears to be the return of one of his deadliest foes: the Laughing Puppeteer. However, he quickly discovers clues inconsistent with his twisted nemesis. Will Black Hood overcome thi--dpkfg)*adfzxz@#)--*vxbnoh+efhe&^%$Iou3e0

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Hello, Lana Clark. The world you live in is wrong. It should not exist. Events in history have been altered, changed to accommodate the whims of a madman. As you’ve seen, the tale is real. In a world built on lies, it is truth. I wouldn’t blame you if you took this to the furnace at the library tomorrow, but know that if you do, we lose our best chance at setting everything right.


Space Pirates: Dangerous Dimensions: Captain Madog Rhuddlan and the Deal with the Devil
by Ingo Potsch
$0.00, 21 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #82 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 30 minutes (12-21 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
Captain Madog Rhuddlan was one of the earlier pirates of the Milky Way, and he belonged to the most successful galactic robbers ever. Coming early in the history of galactic piracy, he had little and few to learn from, and had to come up with his own stratagem, tactics, and methods. He proved to be so good in being bad that it was widely assumed that he had entered into a Deal with the Devil. This notion was also supported in legends extolling his fabulous richness and his great successes, which he obtained against all the odds. Madog Rhuddlan was apparently able to ignore risk and just go about his desires, while nothing bad would happen to him, and calamities would only affect his enemies. Even his death, it was claimed, might have been something very different from what the official history of the galaxy, as derived from her archives, tells us. But whatever may have truly occurred back then, and however large his treasure may have been, about which there are different stories, giving descriptions ranging from enormous to outright fantastic, it is certainly true that Captain Madog Rhuddlan was one of the most dangerous pirates of all times. Many others who followed in his footsteps – or at least tried to do that – learned from him, and what he had established in methods lasted for long; as did his life, which was surprisingly long for a pirate. During that comparatively long years of menacing the Milky Way, Madog Rhuddlan raided large numbers of spaceships and settlements, and always managed to get away from those who hunted him, even though the Milky Way's most famous pirate extinguisher of that time had been set upon his traces. Perhaps it was finally this threat, which induced him, as one legend has it, to feign his death, though others insist that finally the evil one took him, as it had been part of Rhuddlan's Deal with the Devil.


Pandora Princess of Zora
by C. A. Gibbs
$0.00, 25 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #113 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 45 minutes (22-32 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
Finding out your a princess on a far off planet you have to learn to adapt. In this sci-fi/fantasy story, come on a journey with the beautiful and determined Princess Pandora as she navigates her destiny.


Dúranaki Chronicles (2 Book Series)
by Justin Beghtol
$0.00, pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
From Book 1: For thousands of years the Dúranaki have lived in relative obscurity, sheltered within their Twilight Forest on the far side of nearly impassible mountains.

Ejected from his homeland, T'vance assumes a western name and explores a world few Dúranaki ever see. He soon finds himself in the middle of a conflict that threatens not only the strange land he visits, but casts a spectre of doom even on his own homeland.

Five short stories chronicle his journeys.

Omega Six Five (2 Book Series)
by Bryan James
$0.00, pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
From Book 1: Earth is dead, her inhabitants and their descendants spread throughout the galaxy.

On the far edge of civilization, millions of miles from help, a penal mining colony sits nearly forgotten, inhabitants of a cold, dark world that is valued for only one thing: the ore that it produces.

A pirate captain plans a lucrative heist. A Fleet Navy Captain makes a decision born of love and desperation. And a young Fleet Marine Lieutenant fights against a corrupt prison warden.

But amidst these conflicting interests and opportunist schemes, something far more sinister has awakened on the planet's surface. An evil that has taken human lives before, and has the power to make the dead rise and feast upon the living.

At the very limit of the galaxy, something deadly has awakened, and threatens the continued existence of mankind itself.

Book One: Omega Six Five: Awakening
Book Two: Omega Six Five: Outbreak
Book Three: Omega Six Five: Survival (Coming Soon!)

Note: This is one installment of a series of short serial works. Each installment is approximately 30,000 words and must be read in sequence.


The Legend of the Locust (3 Book Series)
by Laurence Moroney
$0.00, pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
From Book 1: Buried deep below the Nevada desert, in a place often called Area 51, is a very special and ancient school where the best and brightest children come to learn the technology that will bring mankind to its next step of evolution -- a place amongst the stars. 'The Fourth World' follows four children through their entry into this school: 'Fintan Reilly' is a young, often bullied Irish boy who has a big destiny; Zach Adams, from Fresno, is his diametric opposite, and instant best friend; Ayako Katsuragi is a brilliant Japanese girl, a military brat who is as capable as she is smart and Nizhoni Benally is a Navajo from New Mexico, who is as tough as she is beautiful, and who somehow shares a secret past with Fintan. The book follows their first year in their new school, with an Alien as headmaster, and where they learn everything from Cosmic History through to how to fly a flying saucer, and comes to a shocking conclusion in a field trip to Mars where ancient secrets are uncovered.

World War Three - Attack of the Killer Swans: A War to save the people of the Earth
by Rory Smith
$0.00, 22 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #75 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Genre Fiction > Political
This is a dystopian sci- fi story about a race of genetically modified human-mute swan hybrids attempting to take over the Earth. Also starring cats and humans.


Vacation on Earth
by Richard E Lowe
$0.00, 15 pages, 2.9 out of 5.0 (46 reviews), #94 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 30 minutes (12-21 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
The Earthians were horribly split up internally. But Kcid took a man's delight in inhabiting them.

Short Story


Excerpt

The body of a man lay on the bed. He appeared to be sleeping, although an experienced finger would have found almost no pulse, and a practiced ear would have detected only the feeblest breathing. Life in the body of the prone figure was at a low ebb.

Slowly, seemingly out of the very head itself, a haze began to ooze — a gray, filmy, foggy vapor which grew thicker and thicker, spreading out until the man's face was totally obscured.

The haze assumed shape and even a kind of substance, and when it had formed into a long, oval mass, it began to float across the room.

It settled down in the seat of a large upholstered chair, almost as if it were trying, humanlike, to make itself comfortable.

After a moment the mass of gray vapor began to glow, first with a dull orange tint gradually brightening to red, then into purple and finally into a luminous green. Tiny points of light began to flash inside it, and then one sudden, stabbing beam leaped out of the glowing hazy stuff. It passed swiftly up through the ceiling and beyond into the sky, and continued out into the great empty reaches of space…


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Pretty Monster
by Jill Somers
$0.00, 333 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (10 reviews), #91 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Dystopian
Ten years have passed since the mysterious event that occurred in New York City, turning hundreds of civilians into deviants – a strange and powerful new breed of humanity. Most of these creatures have been rounded up and sent to the deviant prison known as Devil’s Island. Quinn Harper – known to those who both fear and idolize her as The Siren – is one of the last free deviants.

When she faces a choice – surrender and go willingly to Devil’s Island, or watch her best friend die – she makes the only one she can. But she will soon learn that Devil’s Island is not the prison the world believes it to be. Will she be able to cast aside eighteen years’ worth of distrust and embrace this enigmatic new community? Or will she just keep running?


Small Orange Fruit
by Mandy Ashcraft
$0.00, 262 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (5 reviews), #208 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > First Contact
If reincarnation were fact, would you be guaranteed rebirth on the same planet?
The Department of the Afterlife on Aleya has a lengthy history of reincarnation errors, and for a 23-year-old waitress named Suzan, death didn’t go as expected. In fact, it went downright wrong; she found herself being redirected in a “go towards the light—no wait, actually not that light, go down the hall to the left and go to that one, past the fountain” scenario and ended up on planet Earth. Gilbert Chalk's new neighbor isn't exactly your average girl next door; she's from the universe next door.
Until the auditors of the afterlife correct their mistake, Suzan is left with nothing but time to find out what it means to be alive, to be dead, and to use a West Texas food truck as an interplanetary mobile phone. Gilbert discovers a bizarre connection to Suzan's home planet, but unfortunately Aleya isn’t the way she left it. How do you ever get back home when everything about “home” has changed? Do you really want to go back?


The Golden Man
by Philip K. Dick
$0.00, 41 pages, 4.2 out of 5.0 (23 reviews), #5 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > One hour (33-43 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
The powers of earth had finally exterminated the last of the horrible tribes of mutant freaks spawned by atomic war. Menace to homo sapien supremacy was about ended - but not quite. For out of the countryside came a great golden, godlike youth whose extraordinary mutant powers, combining the world's oldest and newest methods of survival, promised a new and superior type of mankind…


Red Dots: Deep Space One was on a mission to save humanity.
by Ray Jay Perreault
$0.00, 87 pages, 4.2 out of 5.0 (17 reviews),
“Red Dots” - JUST RELEASED
Deep Space One was sent on a one-way mission to save the people of Earth. Their mission was to find a new home for the survivors of a dying planet. They trusted each other and in the importance of their mission. What they found out en route was not expected and the information they learned changed everything for them and the people they left behind.


Red Jacket: The Autobiography of Calista Antoine
by Mark Bondurant
$0.00, 324 pages, 4.4 out of 5.0 (8 reviews), #23 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Sea Adventures
It’s 1892, the fourth and nastiest year of the Civil War. With war prices for some things going through the roof, there are some cargoes that are too tempting, tucked down in places too risky, and a ship captain has to weigh both if he wants to make a profit and stay afloat. Last I saw my parents, they were going to do the sugar run to Jamaica. Up in the cold North sugar cane simply doesn’t grow. You have to go where it’s warm and for us in the U.S., that means the Caribbean, which is unfortunately down next to the Confederate States of America and we have to sail right past Florida with its people doing their best to be unpleasant. I won’t kid you. It’s a dangerous run. Normally, they would have been back in port a week ago, but they’re overdue. Nothing to worry about yet – much.


Timecaster (Insane Sci-Fi Action! Book 1)
by J.A. Konrath
$0.00, 311 pages, 3.9 out of 5.0 (140 reviews), #18 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Hard Science Fiction
CHICAGO, 2064: MANKIND CAN REWIND

Talon Avalon is a timecaster--one of a select few peace officers who can operate a TEV, the Tachyon Emission Visualizer, which records events (most specifically, crimes) that have already happened.

With crime at an all-time low, Talon has little to do except give lectures to schoolkids--and obsess on his wife's profession as a licensed sex partner.

Then one of her clients asks Talon to investigate a possible murder. When Talon uses the TEV to view the crime, the identity of the killer is unmistakable--it's him, Talon Avalon.

Someone is taking timecasting to a whole new level and using it to frame Talon. And the only way he can prove his innocence is to go off the grid--which in 2064 is a very dangerous thing to do.

Time is NOT on his side.

Featuring all of the action, thrills, and humor of other Konrath books, but set in an outrageous never-before-seen future, the Timecaster series is ecopunk on super steroids. Add in healthy doses of sex, some characters from Konrath's previous books (Talon is Jack Daniels's grandson), and a lot of outrageous ideas about technology, society, and politics, and Timecaster is a book that will appeal to anyone who likes to be entertained, even if they don't dig on sci-fi.

If you are a more sensitive (or adventurous) reader, this handy scale rates specific categories from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest) to give you some idea if this is your kind of book.

TIMECASTER SUPERSYMMETRY by JA Konrath

Technobabble - 7
Action - 9
Sex - 8
Humor - 8

Crossovers - Features Jack Danielsm Phineas Troutt, and Harry McGlade from Konrath's bestselling Jack Daniels series.


Naive Hope
by Mike Hood
$0.00, 222 pages, 4.4 out of 5.0 (3 reviews), #16 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Gay Fiction
On a whim, a 16 year old and a 7 year old set out on an impossible mission to save the world from a disease.

As the world is hit by a disease that prevents women from reproducing, two boys with very different issues form a bond that will change their lives. Bud is a 16 year old social outcast, following his father's path to be a farmer. He has better relationships with animals than with people. He struggles with depression and self-doubt. Juan is a 7 year old, dark skinned, Latino boy who is interested in boys, but he doesn't even know yet about the repercussions he will encounter by telling people that.

Bud and Juan agree on a whim to try to fix the fertility issue. As they work toward a solution for the next several years, their lives are drastically changed. And while democracies become less free, crime rates soar, and suicides become prevalent, their race to save humanity becomes more dire. Even if a solution can be found, will the world be worth saving?


John Lennon's Guitar
by Anthony del Porto
$0.00, 29 pages, 4.1 out of 5.0 (3 reviews), #34 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Alternative History
Summer.1969.
St.Peter's parish church, Woolton, Liverpool.
One very hot afternoon, a church Verger finds himself employed in the study of Eleanor Rigby's gravestone. Suddenly, a voice from out of the blue heralds a surprise visit from one of the country's most famous musical icons, who, apparently, has returned to the scene of one of rock and roll's most famous meetings, in search of an old guitar.
Both men are about to embark on a journey they will never forget, as each man has to face up to, and challenge, their own demons along the way.
With a mixture of both fact and fiction, John Lennon's Guitar is an intriguing story of music, laughter, mystery and redeeming love.


A19: Book One
by Sarah Venezio
$0.00, 284 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #184 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Romance
No one likes the idea of being labeled and put in a box--but what if you were the only one to be left out of all the boxes? Born without an assigned Identification, this is the reality that parentless Ambiguous19 finds himself in-- it's been almost a century since the Old World ended, and he's ineligible for work, marriage, legal status or even basic human rights. Dominion, as its citizens know it, follows a rigid caste system based on two identifying adjectives passed down from parents to their children. With one positive and one negative that's reinforced through education, in theory, no one's ego can be too inflated. There's no room for individuality. No such thing as art, or free thought. In Dominion, there's only compliance and the belief that nothing lies outside its Walls-- that this is what's left of mankind, and to preserve it takes absolute perfection.

It takes the fateful meeting of a bold infiltrator from the Outside to turn A19's world upside down, and to show him just how much of it is left to discover. She introduces him to the worlds and concepts hidden within long-destroyed novels, and teaches him how to take solace in the struggles in stories like 1984.

As he begins to see the benefits of being a clean slate, he stumbles into a full-blown revolution against his government, and with the help of his friends realizes just how much he has to lose by not standing up.


Galactic Voyager
by Charles Lankiwicz
$0.00, 75 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #292 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > Two hours or more (65-100 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy

A tale of a galactic odyssey by a group of archaeologists that find a derelict starship and their journey to other planets. They find danger both in space and at home on earth.



White Storm
by Matthew Karabache
$0.00, 7 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #32 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 15 minutes (1-11 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
On a weather station in the upper atmosphere of Saturn, a scientist observes a storm that could shake the foundations of meteorology.

The writing prompts that I had in my brief were: Sci-Fi | A Weather Station | A Slice of Pizza.


Heal-X: A Short Story
by Eric Gutierrez Jr.
$0.00, 14 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #69 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 30 minutes (12-21 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
A futuristic technology can modify the DNA of those with enough cash to afford the treatment.

From adding code to fixing damaged Helix’s, the technician’s wand can perform medical magic… yet can it repair every flaw?


Project Nightingale (Bird Bright Shadows Book 1)
by E.V. Greig
$0.00, 192 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #94 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Thrillers > Espionage
It is the late 21st Century. Whilst mega corporations and governments fight a less than discreet war for control of the general population, there are others who operate within the traditional boundaries of Intelligence. Walking in the shadows and trading in secrets, these operatives will do whatever is necessary to complete their missions. In the interest of maintaining public ignorance, someone is needed to clean up in their wake. Introducing socially non-gendered British International Intelligence operative Nightingale Spence – aka Housekeeping. Assassin, medic, alibi merchant, and therapist to some of the most inventively lethal people in the world...


Dark Places
by Krista Cairn
$0.00, 211 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #151 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Superhero
She just wants a normal life, but as a phase-shifter things are always complicated. Her friends each seem to hide a secret, but hers could get them all killed.

Dylan has a problem - she is only as solid as the light around her, and she doesn't know how she does it. Whether by instinct or desire, she seeks out the shadows and other dark places that let her disappear. It helped in her job as a Night Courier, delivering high-value black-market packages to unnamed people. It made her unstoppable, rare, and valuable. Turning to smoke or vapour would seem like a good thing when it happens in dark and dangerous places, but she feared losing herself to it.

She enlists the help of a former police officer to help her leave the life of shadows and danger behind. Unaware of her true identity, he changes Dylan's name to Simone and assigns her a babysitting job, watching over a cafe owner name Carol.

As Simone, she works as a waitress, hoping to keep her own secret while helping those around her and finding a semblance of a normal life. As she discovers more mysteries around her, she wonders if anyone truly has a normal life.

When she meets a man with the ability to negate her mutation, she is intrigued, but he seems to be more of a complication than friend. He can track her, and finds ways to interfere with what she's doing. She can't tell if it's intentional, or why and how he finds her.

Now Dylan has more secrets than she knows what to do with, and her past has tracked her down.


Timescan: Science Fiction Short Stories *** NUMBER ONE BOOK ***
by Alexai Vavioski
$0.00, 84 pages, 3.6 out of 5.0 (5 reviews), #52 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Anthologies & Short Stories
A collection of six short science fiction stories, tales of strange events in the near future and extraordinary journeys through space and time.
1. The Eye of the Future: The tale of an ancient artefact from the stars.
2. Timescan: To endure a lone journey through space to a new world.
3. Out of the Void: Travel the void of space in a strange and mysterious manner.
4. The Centre: A tale of a dark and chilling future.
5. Life Timer: Journey through time to a distant century.
6. The Letter: Strange events related in a letter.





* Number 1, Amazon Kindle, Two-Hour Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Reads, August 2014.


The Beheading of John
by Jason E. Royle
$0.00, 33 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #42 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Alternative History
The Beheading of John is an imaginary short story written from the perspective of John's executioner. It is a brief, thought-provoking recreation of the events leading up to the beheading of John the Baptist.


Ritchie Boss: Private Investigator Manager (Comp-Sci-Fi Book 3)
by Micah Joel
$0.00, 19 pages, 3.5 out of 5.0 (7 reviews), #27 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 30 minutes (12-21 pages) > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
When computers got smart enough to program themselves, Ritchie Boss left behind his dreams of being a hacker. For a paycheck he now manages sentient programs--he's a Private Investigator Manager. When a client brings in a mysterious and ancient relic called a "USB stick", Ritchie has to demonstrate his hacking abilities in a race against time, with the fate of society hinging on a single critical decision.

As a celebration of remix culture this story is released with a Creative Commons license that encourages creative reuse and sharing. See inside for details.

Part of the Comp-Sci-Fi series


This story is part of a series of short stories honoring visionaries in computer science. This story is dedicated to Dennis Ritchie, the brilliant mind behind the C programming language and much of the internet as we know it.


Black Hull: Episode 2 (A Lost In Spacetime Thriller)
by Joseph Turkot
$0.00, 27 pages, 3.4 out of 5.0 (14 reviews), #106 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Hard Science Fiction
THIS IS EPISODE 2 IN THE BLACK HULL SERIAL NOVEL. NEW EPISODES EVERY TWO WEEKS OR LESS.

Black Hull is a lost-in-space thriller, with strong elements of suspense and mystery. There are also tones of subtle eroticism, minus graphic imagery. It is intended for adult audiences.
This thriller’s edge of your seat narrative keeps the reader questioning: What’s going to happen to Mick next? It’s given up front that Mick Compton is a man with a past: he’s facing thirty years in prison for violence—and he’s lost his once highly coveted position with NASA’s FRINGE outfit. Now, facing a long stretch in prison, with two sons and an ex-wife he wants back, he’s faced with a horrible dilemma—do the time and miss out on his children’s youth, or run one black hull smuggling operation in a distant system, get a meaty reward, and pay off a connection with a standing offer to wipe his crime history from the UCA database.
All is going well until the ride home: Mick finds himself waking up prematurely, long before arriving in Earth orbit. He’s floating in dead space. Not only has he woken from cryo early, but he’s not aboard his black hull vessel any longer: he’s in an escape pod with only enough power for several more hours of life-support. It is Mick waking up that begins the first episode in the Black Hull serial novel. The fast-paced writing, the mystery of what happened to his crew, and Mick’s panic-stricken quest to stay alive in a strange future and get back home to his family creates an incessant need for readers to devour each new episode in this serialization. The action of the plot is interwoven with riveting flashbacks that depict Mick’s mistakes leading up to the loss of his marriage and the murder of his wife’s lover. Mick’s is a story of a man grappling with regret, clinging to a far-fetched hope that somehow, things can be made right again, despite man’s known laws of physics.

BLACK HULL IS A SERIAL NOVEL. NEW EPISODES EVERY TWO WEEKS!


Genesis
by Conner Walworth
$0.00, 230 pages, 3.6 out of 5.0 (4 reviews), #30 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Teen & Young Adult > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Survival Stories
Sasha is the youngest scientist of this new generation and has pioneered the way to a whole new level of genetic engineering… but little does she know, that’s going to spell trouble.

After countless years of hard work at Gentec Laboratories, she’s made an amazing breakthrough. Sasha has created her own strands of DNA, not just from current species, but ones that have been long extinct. Her specialty: predators.

Just as things are being finalized on her latest creation, she wakes up in a forest without any memory of arriving. It takes only seconds to realize she’s no longer on Earth, and even less to realize she must fight to survive.

While exploring, she meets a friend, and together, they agree to go on a journey to escape this planet. The only thing is, the further they travel, the more Sasha begins to realize what this place could be. Doubts seep into her mind as they travel deeper into this strange world. More than skill will be needed to escape this place; they’ll need luck and a lot of help. Some of that is found along the way, but with it comes secrets from the past and dire warnings of what lies ahead.

Can these two, a scientist and a hunter, make their way off this harrowing planet alive? An incredible, and terrifying, adventure lies ahead!


First Contact
by Hugh Ashton
$0.00, pages, 3.6 out of 5.0 (4 reviews), #156 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > First Contact
Aliens are coming to this world. But why? And what is their ultimate aim? Will our first contact with an alien civilisation be like this? Please note that this is fiction and not a discussion of UFOs, etc.


The Land Beyond the Lens [Flannigan Trilogy #1]
by Stuart J. (writing as John Bloodstone) Byrne
$0.00, 105 pages, 3.6 out of 5.0 (4 reviews), #2271 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction
NEVER REPRINTED SCIENCE FANTASY CLASSIC! When the first volume of this classic trilogy appeared as a complete novel in the March 1952 Amazing Stories, it caused a sensation and hundreds of readers wrote in demanding a sequel. It took two more sequels to begin to satisfy the reader's hunger for "more Flannigan, please!" Ray Palmer, editor of rival Other Worlds, hailed the Flannigan stories as "terrific" and called the author, a "worthy successor to Edgar Rice Burroughs." For the first time in more than half a century, read this thrilling, colorful science fantasy adventure that captures all the excitement and energy of the classic pulp magazines. Don't miss this visionary trilogy that become increasingly off-trail as it develops from book to book, and is certain to remind some readers of the work of Jack Vance. A song was the clue that propelled Michael Flannigan from one world to another. A song and a dream. The song told of a strange woman and a strange land, and so did the dream. Most vivid of all was the image of a strange other dimensional gateway shaped like a lens that lay somewhere on the Moon. That's why Flannigan became an astronaut, and that's why Flannigan made certain he was chosen pilot on the next flight to Luna. Behind him, Flannigan left the woman he loved and who loved him. But he left even more behind when he found the the inter-dimensional gateway and passed through it. There he found he found a primitive world of swords and arrows, with ancient legends of golden gods and lost magic, a world enslaved, groaning beneath oppressors, fighting constantly for its life. There Flannigan discovered the truth about himself, about his identity. If he could only believe that truth! There he also found his lost love, Altinra, "she of laughter, whose eyes were like the dawn." But, when Altinra was captured Flannigan determined to free both her and all the people who dwelt in the land beyond the lens. Flannigan's only hope was his knowledge of Earth weapons like explosives and guns! To rescue Altinra, Flannigan determined to fight the terrors of this hidden world of monsters and primitive city states with modern weapons. It was a daring dream that would carry him to victory or death. And did Flannigan really want to live? For if he won he would have to choose, not merely between two worlds, but between two loves! "I'd stand in line for a story by Stu Byrne!" said Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry. Balrog Award winning sf author Ardath Mayhar says that Stuart J. Byrne writes science fiction "with strong metaphysical elements [that] develops the color and excitement of Edgar Rice Burroughs, melded with the complex visual imagery of A. Merritt. In short, it is a compelling read." With a special introduction by the author.


Things That Go Click in the Night
by Mark Campbell
$0.00, 21 pages, 3.9 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #226 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 30 minutes (12-21 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
Walking home alone, what’s the big deal? So what if it’s the middle of the night? Anne has done it many times. It’s not like she lives in a big city, just a small, quiet college town. It’s only a few blocks, what could happen? But on this lonely summer night, Anne will discover that there are things waiting out in the night. Dangers beyond her imagination and good reasons to be afraid of the dark…


The Hour of the Time
by Vincent Hobbes
$0.00, 15 pages, 3.3 out of 5.0 (142 reviews), #25 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 30 minutes (12-21 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
'The Hour of the Time' is a short story by Vincent Hobbes. It was first published in 'The Endlands' (Jan. 2011)

Charlie is a man who follows the rules. He is a man who is never late. He is a man who always obeys.

This is the most important day of Charlie's life, and he is running late.


SCARY PEE (Horror Short Story) by Slade Hornet
by Slade Hornet
$0.00, 33 pages, 3.5 out of 5.0 (5 reviews), #11 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > One hour (33-43 pages) > Comics & Graphic Novels
Like so many of us, Young Daniel starts life as a bed-wetter. But unlike us, he's visited
by demonic forces that have a hereditary interest in his kidney dysfunction.

Gruesome horror packs this short story about a mother's love for her son and a son's determination
to understand the complexity of how adults screw up everybody's lives, especially their children's.
SLADE HORNET (author of Exorcist: The Crow and Evil Mother) doesn't disappoint with this tiny gem
of autobiographical terror.

ALSO BY SLADE HORNET

Coming in 2016, "RUBYFRUIT VAMPIRE"...a full novel about a family of Jewish vampires.

AN EVIL MOTHER (now available)

______________

Demonic forces, visitations, killer baby, paranormal love, dog horror, scary nightmares,
school yard terror, scary teacher, ghosts, supernatural thriller, paranormal killer infant


O'Mally's Station (The Aurora Universe)
by AM Devine
$0.00, 22 pages, 3.5 out of 5.0 (5 reviews), #139 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 45 minutes (22-32 pages) > Teen & Young Adult
Commodore Edwina O'Mally wasn't active command anymore, well, at least she wasn't until reports came in from Station 321 indicating that the commanding officer had been murdered. The method of murder indicates an enemy that most have long forgotten, but O'Mally has studied for most of her career. She's sent out to assess the situation and take command. Upon her arrival, she finds a nearly derelict station overrun with the long forgotten enemy.


When I Was Not Myself
by Christine Jayne Vann
$0.00, 14 pages, 3.5 out of 5.0 (5 reviews), #136 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 30 minutes (12-21 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
A short tale about identity, memory and expectation. When I was Not Myself is our first visit to the concept of Metanoia, an engineered memory loss used in therapy. When I was Not Myself is a science fiction tale offered for free exploring the concept of identity, memory and preconceptions.


The Poison Belt
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
$0.00, 64 pages, 3.3 out of 5.0 (36 reviews), #14 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Classics
This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.


Warlords of Antares
by Brian K. Larson
$0.00, 385 pages, 3.3 out of 5.0 (28 reviews), #89 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Galactic Empire
A wormhole opens a passage to Earth. The Antarians sent a warlord scout to investigate the newly discovered life forms. Their Antarian lust for blood must be quenched..

The Eridonians prepare the people of Earth for the coming onslaught. Join Navy Captain Jedediah Fitz and USMC Major Race Jennings on their quest to fight Earth's newest enemy.

Prepare yourselves, the Warlords are coming...

First Contact



Fray: The Champions of 1944 - Prologue
by Kenneth Tam
$0.00, 121 pages, 3.6 out of 5.0 (3 reviews), #20 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Alternative History
It is 1944, and Lady Emily’s insurgency is growing. Though the vast majority of the genetically-enhanced Champions in the British Empire and the United States remain loyal, some have heeded her call to overturn civilization, and to make themselves masters of two planets. The forces of Jimmystown must struggle to prevent open rebellion.

When two renegades are captured by HMS Colette in the mid-Atlantic, only Lady Elspeth Cornish is available to assist the Royal Navy cruiser. While Lieutenant Nancy Wake and Colonel Brian Horrocks join a newly-refitted HMCS Sackville and race to the scene, Elspeth must help Colette’s crew contain a pair of powerful, proven murderers, and defeat whatever plan they possess. Who can survive in the fray?

New to the Champions series? You can start here without ruining everything.

Want to go back to the beginning? Check out Whitecoat: The Champions of 1940.

Want the complete history of this alternate timeline? Travel back to 1896, with The Count.

For more information, visit icebergpublishing.com.


The Memoirs of General W. T. Sherman, Volume II., Part 3
by William T. (William Tecumseh) Sherman
$0.00, 220 pages, 3.4 out of 5.0 (7 reviews), #1873 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction
This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.


Short Story Strands: Halloween 2012 Edition
by Linell Jeppsen
$0.00, 44 pages, 3.3 out of 5.0 (15 reviews), #51 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Anthologies & Short Stories
Come celebrate Halloween in ways both spooky and fun in this collection of sixteen short stories spun by talented new voices in science fiction and fantasy.

Insecurity Complex, by Jade Kerrion
Empty Glass, by P.L. Blair
The Red Card, by Sheenah Freitas
Chanceus, by L’Poni Baldwin
My Soul To Take, by L.M. Boelz
The Nest, by Linell Jeppsen
The Medusa Touch, by Sam Kates
Skinshade, by T. Jackson King
Little Girls Squealing in the Yard, by Lalo LaFleur
Tender Moments, by Massimo Marino
Blood Relation, by Patrick Ottuso
Grandma to the Rescue, by Sharon L Reddy
The Power of Spirit, by Ch'Kara SilverWolf
Dominique, by Edwin Stark
In Space No One Can Hear You Scream, by Lisa Williamson
Spoils of Earth, by Michael Youngblood


One Night in London
by Ian Whates
$0.00, 26 pages, 3.3 out of 5.0 (14 reviews), #120 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Anthologies & Short Stories
Set in an uneasy future where Britain cosies up ever closer to China. Kyle is ex Special Forces and now earns a living as a freelance courier for those who want to know their parcels are well protected. Picking up a delivery from a seedy man in one of London's seediest clubs may just be the biggest mistake of his life. Bio-enhanced thugs and a seductive femme-fatale are determined to ensure that the package never reaches its destination. Once Kyle learns what the package is said to contain he can understand why, but he's not about to let that stop him...

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Dragon School: Initiate
by Sarah K. L. Wilson
$0.00, 92 pages, 4.6 out of 5.0 (155 reviews), #1 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Teen & Young Adult > Literature & Fiction > Social & Family Issues > Disabilities & Special Needs

Magic comes to Dragon School. Can it be trusted?


A new story from USA Today Bestselling author, Sarah K. L. Wilson

With First Flight behind her, sixteen-year-old Amel believes she can finally settle into her studies and learn to be a Dragon Rider.
But when a friend is brutally injured, another has a dark secret, and Amel is entrusted with a vital message, she must question where her loyalties lie. Worse, Magikas have arrived at Dragon School and they bring both change and new prejudice against Amel.
With the home Amel found at Dragon School quickly disappearing, will she know who to trust or will her new friendships disappear as quickly as her safety?

Fans of Anne McCaffrey’s Dragon Riders of Pern and Christopher Paolini’s Eragon will love Dragon School.
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Sea Of Fire (The Cumberland Chronicles Book 1)
by J.F. Holmes
$0.00, 175 pages, 4.6 out of 5.0 (13 reviews), #226 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Fantasy
Being the Captain of a Privateer is hard work. Having your hard-charging but impulsive younger brother as the Master at Arms is harder. Trying to keep your ships' wizard from drinking himself to death is even harder. Having your long-lost royal love show up in a bordello when you're trying to get a little R & R after months at sea, and being attacked by cultist? Hardest.

Brian Cumberland does the best he can to balance the lives of his crew with his own desire to live life as a free man. Skirting the border between being a privateer and an outright pirate, Cumberland stumbles into the middle of a religious cult intent on corrupting the kingdom of an old friend. Swords are drawn, magic flares, and ships burn.

I asked Lilith for her bow and, when she handed it to me, asked her if she needed it back.

“No,” she answered, an amused smile on her face. She handed it to me, and followed it up with a kiss. It was deliciously warm on my cheek. I smiled and started jogging down the beach.

The Marines halted their advance when they saw me, a single man walking towards them. “CHALLENGE!” I yelled at the top of my lungs in Ringlander, and their commander stepped forward out of the ranks. I knew it was their leader by the moonlight shining on his golden armor, and the stiff horsehair plume on his helmet.

“Cumberland, I knew it would be you,” he said when he got close enough to speak without shouting. “There will be a pretty reward when I bring your head in.”

“Lord Farstal. Been a long time.”

“Not long enough. My sister still has a broken heart. You left her standing at the altar, and brought shame on my house.” He paced back and forth in front of his men, slowly swinging his sword.

“As nice of a set of teats she had, she would have still turned into a fat harpy within a few years, and she had a sour disposition, like her brother. You always were an uptight prick.”

He stopped swinging his sword and smiled at me. “You will pay for that, baseborn. Do you challenge me to single combat?” I had forgotten how huge the man was, a veritable giant. He handled the two handed sword like it was a toothpick, and I had seen him in the pits of Dece, fighting death matches for FUN. His troops were shouting encouragement, and he was pumping himself into a rage, the better to cut me in half.

“Nope!” I said, pulled back the bow, and shot him in the face. He stood for a second, then fell forward onto the sand, dead before he hit the ground, the head of the arrow standing out from the back of his helmet. Like I said, I’m strong, and honor be damned. There was a stunned silence from the Marines. Before they could react, I dropped the bow, turned and ran my ass off.

“TRISTANNNNNNNN!” I took a second to shout, before I lost my breath from running. I lowered my head and powered on through the sand, all the while angling to my left, steadily moving diagonally towards the trees. My objective had been to prevent the Marines from forming a shield wall, and it had worked. Every single one of them was chasing after me, bent on avenging their commander. Thankfully I was unburdened by armor and faster than most. As I ran towards the trees, they angled after me, presenting their flank to the waiting archers of Lilith and the rest of the Halfies.


The Marines ran into an arrow storm that came whistling out of the moonlight, mowing down a dozen of them and throwing the rest into a mass of confusion. At the second volley, more fell, and then the half dozen Widowmakers, in full armor and lead by Tristan, charged forward in a solid wedge, shields up and interlocked, stabbing forward with their short swords. Behind them were Lilith and a half dozen archers, with short bows singing, releasing an arrow every second. They crashed into the disorganized Marines and started the brutal butcher’s work of cutting their way through the mob.


On Borrowed Luck (The Chanmyr Chronicles Book 1)
by TJ Muir
$0.00, 324 pages, 4.3 out of 5.0 (49 reviews), #5 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Teen & Young Adult > Literature & Fiction > Visionary & Metaphysical
Ancient Prophecies.  Shadow Dancers. And a side of assassination.
Street Rat Kirrin gets caught red-handed on a powerful lord's estate. Guilty of trespassing and petty theft, he is at the ruler's mercy. But Kirrin's tenacity makes a good impression. Instead of a severe punishment, he is taught to fight and use his natural gifts, transforming into a cunning spy.

His loyalty to the lord is absolute, and Kirrin begins to compromise his principles, and commit crimes far worse than petty theft.

He thinks he has the risk under control until his master sends him into the imperial palace and Kirrin comes face to face with the supreme ruler himself.

Kirrin must choose. Does he commit the act from which there is no return, or does he find his way in the darkness that has enveloped him.

A grand cycle is coming to an end and old powers are stirring. Gods and magic. Players are being moved around on a game board that is invisible to human eyes as cosmic forces are set in motion. Legends will be made and new heroes are about to change the world.


The Waters of Nyra: Volume II
by Kelly Michelle Baker
$0.00, 363 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (4 reviews), #165 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Teen & Young Adult > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Sword & Sorcery
After braving the ocean, Nyra finds herself incarcerated on the other side of the world. The would-be saviors are in the midst of civil war, and her presence inflames their rivalry. Caught by the Sorja herd, Nyra is held prisoner with Olieve; a Royal as garrulous as she is blind, neither friend nor foe, but essential to the young dragon’s escape. Yet even escape has little promise, as the opposing Raklisall herd has a poisonous outlook on Agrings, so potent it reawakens an old scandal of superstition and murder.

At the crux of deceit, scorn, and prejudice, Nyra must unearth new weapons in her natural repertoire and learn the identity of a mysterious hero. Only then can she return home and at long last free her downtrodden kin.


The Dragon Sword (The Usurpers Saga Book 1)
by John Phythyon
$0.00, 232 pages, 4.1 out of 5.0 (26 reviews), #7 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy
A murdered mage. A legendary sword. A poet in peril!
The mightiest wizard of all time is dead, murdered by ambitious rivals who crave his power. Locked in his tower are the secrets to world conquest. The only man who can retrieve them is the son he never loved.

Calibot thought he’d finally found happiness as a poet in the court of an influential duke. But the same ruthless sorcerers who killed his father are now after him. His only defense is the legendary dragon sword, Wyrmblade, his lone bequest for a miserable childhood. Enchanted within the sword’s steel is the key to his father’s magic. But using it could cost Calibot his soul. Worse, this may always have been his father’s plan.

As he struggles to complete the mad last wishes of the father he loathes, everyone with a stake in The Known World’s future will try to stop him – his power-hungry uncle, the murderers, even an earth fairy bent on revenge. If Calibot fails, he dies. If he succeeds, he’ll lose everything he’s ever loved . . . including himself.

The Dragon Sword is the first book in John R. Phythyon, Jr.’s sweeping epic fantasy series, The Usurpers Saga. Packed with unique characters, insidious intrigue, and plentiful magic, The Dragon Sword is perfect for fans of A Game of Thrones, The Lord of the Rings, and Forgotten Realms. Buy it today to discover your next epic fantasy obsession.

Originally published as The Sword and the Sorcerer.


Selot's Tales: The Creed - Vol II
by Perla Giannotti
$0.00, 446 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #73 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Fantasy
Welcome to the world of Selot. This is the second volume of his adventures.

After the defeat of the Emissary which threatened the destruction of the Marquisate of Atiarav, Selot returns to the Uicics to inform the Council of the outcome of the mission, and to complete his training. He’s forced to undertake another endeavour, this time with the Rotmandi people, a mysterious group settled to the north. To prepare for the undertaking, he must carry out a very difficult apprenticeship under the guidance of master Janavel who incessantly makes him overcome his limits and weaknesses. He does his apprenticeship with Marrhit, a Vetem warrior who is just a few years older and who has outstanding abilities. Marrhit shows him ferocious hate, inextinguishable and apparently incomprehensible. And yet, together, as a mismatched alliance, the Council entrusts them with a new and terrible challenge.

Selot picks up pieces of truth about his life which eventually forms his one belief; to maintain ‘what is right in his heart’.

In the meantime, the fate of the marquisate of Atiarav is always more uncertain and the search for the Cumbal is not at its end.



“Selot, observe how the earth transmutes every single thing, even death, into life; it does this in silence and in the dark, without protest. It collects every thing and transforms it. Every part of life lays its roots into the ground. Be humble, silent, trustworthy, and strong like the earth.”



Kindel: The Crowning Of Our King
by B.M. Tolbert
$0.00, 324 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #213 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Teen & Young Adult > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Coming of Age
In a world where a hundred year war takes place in the north and aggressive conquerors roam the east, The Three Kingdoms stand tall against them all. Bound together by an agreement of friendship and cooperation, Printan, Gatlin, and Manchester form one of the most innovative and powerful kingdoms of their time.

But that was then and this is now.

When an army of Mongrels perfectly execute a plan to conquer The Three Kingdoms from the inside out, Elsthin, the young Prince of Gatlin, finds himself stuck between two bad choices; agree to ambush Printan at their most vulnerable moment or die. Determined to save The Three Kingdoms, Elsthin does the only thing left for him to do; agree to the ambush and make sure his best friend Kindel, the Prince of Printan, lives to fight back. Join Kindel as he recounts his unwinnable quest to reclaim his homeland, and kill Elsthin who he watched take it all away. But the closer Kindel comes to discovering the truth, the closer he gets to his real enemy waiting in the shadows, and the closer Elsthin comes to running out of time. Here is a story of friendship, betrayal, swords, and Kings, and their strength will determine the fate of the legendary Three Kingdoms - and beyond.


Adventures of a Sword Warrior
by R.P. Bennett
$0.00, 184 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #81 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Fantasy
Historical fiction meets fantasy in this epic journey!

In a time when honour mattered – when men were men, and warriors of all kinds walked the land, it would take a special type of warrior to unite warring tribes.

A sword warrior called Duran Ironside – from the noble House Galantis – must fight against all odds to unite men, and current enemies, to bring the realm of men together to defeat an ancient evil enemy of Snarlgrats and Klads that have once again appeared, seeking to feed their hunger with the blood of men!

Can our unruly, wayward, yet noble hero, succeed whilst all odds are against him? He must battle for his father’s love, against fierce foes and for his quest of gaining unparalleled warrior reputation. This is Duran’s story told from his account. This is the ‘Adventures of a Sword Warrior.’


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The Return of the Yeti (Succubus Temptations Book 7)
by Dou7g
$0.00, 43 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #276 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > One hour (33-43 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
Disclaimer: This is a work of fiction intended for a mature audience. All characters are over 18.

This is the seventh book in the Succubus Temptations series, picking up after "The Vampire Strikes Back" The ogre, the scholar, the succubus and the mage continue their plans against the Duchess, the most powerful force for good in their part of the world. The mage plans to distract the Duchess while Phil the ogre and Edmund the scholar play Robin Hood in the local forests. Oh and there's a yeti.

This is a work of dark fantasy and paranormal romance with a healthy dose of humor and fun.

The series goes

Succubus Temptation

Succubus Magic

Seduction 101

Succubus Temptations (collecting the first 3 books)

Succubus vs Vampire

The Vampire Strikes Back

The Return of the Yeti


I'll Never Let You Go: A Gay Romance Book Bundle
by Emrys Apollo
$0.00, 317 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #3 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy

Two men across time, two trilogies of hope, tragedy, and desperate romance. Can an outlawed cowboy find his freedom and keep his lover safe? Can a noble king fend off the darkness of fate as he finds comfort in his trusted knight?

Two men fight for love. It will either save them, or destroy them.


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Untold Deception
by William Staikos
$0.00, 400 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #28 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Superhero

I looked up. The executioner pulled the lever, her body fell, and the crowd cheered. I couldn’t watch the rest, so I lowered my eyes to the ground.
‘I think I understand now. I get it, Mom, I now know what it means to grow up.’


Salan, born an Abomination, a societal term referring to a mixed-race person. Salan is half human and half Felis (cat-like). Being an Abomination, Salan is discriminated against and treated as a social outcast. He lives in the slums of Faslow with only his mom. Salan due to his genetic powers is forced into the military as he is seen more as a weapon than a person. His extraordinary skill is being an Abundan, a term used to describe the ability to control aura. This aura has an external smoke-like appearance that can morph into dangerous weapons. After the first day of high school, Salan makes his first friend, Seraculus. Her dominant gene being Minyades, a bat-like race of people. She is the only other Abomination, half bat and half human. After school, the landlord asks for an outrageous amount of money for rent that his mother cannot afford. Salan sells an endangered species pelt illegally to pay rent.


The royal guards escort Salan and his mother to the town square. They tortured Salan for a petty crime. This cruelty sparks a revolution in Faslow.


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Spirit (AngelStories Short Story Collection)
by Michael Lynes
$0.00, 18 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #104 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 30 minutes (12-21 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy

Ave creates her own world but will spirit be able to enter in? Second in the #AngelStories short Story Collection by award-winning author Michael Lynes.



The Domain Of Morlais (Dark Stars and Wicked Love Book 1)
by A. R. Vaynor
$0.00, 234 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #22 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy
The magic is sinister, hope is fading, and romance flourishes in the darkest of places...

Beatie wants a peaceful break. It’s the end of the semester and her sister arrives to take her home.
All is well. Until the journey ends in a violent car crash.

Aneurin can’t wait for the rain. Hiding beneath his hood is the most comfort he gets.
A harrowing phone call from his flatmate leaves him stunned. The perfect opportunity for his hunters to emerge.

Caradog is a chain-conjurer at a top secret facility employed to capture those who
pose a threat to the public. He used to love it, but dreams of a different life.
While dealing with a great loss he battles a menacing group attempting to infiltrate his home.

Can they negotiate with evil, or will they need to fight darkness with darkness
to see their loved ones again?

Darkness lies within us all, but what does it take to lure it out?

Corruption. Covens. Cosmic curses.

What is thought to be a simple matter expands far beyond their estimations as another faction emerges,
with even crueller intentions.


Kalis: A White Assassin Novella
by James Eggebeen
$0.00, 102 pages, 3.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #233 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Children's eBooks > Science Fiction, Fantasy & Scary Stories > Fantasy & Magic > Sword & Sorcery

Kalis – Book I in the White Assassin Saga


An Eye Color Magic Novella


Can anyone truly see life through the eyes of another?

The secretive Brotherhood practices an ancient magic that transforms the eyes of the dead into a powerful magical talisman that lets them access the skills and abilities of their owners. They are shunned and feared wherever they go.


Kalis has taken refuge in an abandoned church and played the part of an ordinary citizen for years, but when his young friend comes to him with news of her mother’s death, he breaks his mask and seeks revenge on her behalf. When the killer destroys Kalis’ home, he’s left with the eyes of a killer and an abandoned child who needs his help.


Kalis’ only hope is to fabricate a new set of eyes before the killer takes over his soul, but when he’s injured he has to rely on Sasti to help him. He learns too late that the killer had a special fondness for little girls that invades Kalis’ dreams and his every waking moment.


If Sasti can’t finish his new eyes for Kalis, he will have to choose between the eyes of a killer and blindness. That is, if he can fight back the urges long enough to coach her through the process.




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The phrase "eye color magic" struck me as such a unique concept that had to be explored. Kalis is the first in a series of novellas that takes us through a world where the proper preservation of someone's eyes gives practitioner the knowledge and skills of their former owner. Unfortunately, that's not all they inherit.


The Deadliest Haunted Castle
by V Bertolaccini
$0.00, 559 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #193 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Anthologies & Short Stories
An epic thriller trilogy collection with three classic action-packed horror adventure novels of explorers encountering deadly mind-bending castles ...
Scientists, paranormal investigators, archeologists, and treasure seekers uncover deadly mind-bending celestial voyagers, and encounter supernatural voyagers of inconceivable magnitude that have been buried away for centuries haunting ancient castles ...

Action-packed thrillers of explorers encountering deadly mind-bending castles ...
New York private eye John Eisenberg investigates a colossal ancient mansion, once Dracula's castle, built far differently than anything he has ever encountered, and is engrossed with it and exploring it, especially after the discovery of an ancient treasure map, and explores strange hauntings and occurrences, and legends, trying to solve what actually is there, encountering unexplained occurrences everywhere, and encounters strange unidentified extraordinary ghostly energy formations.
Leading paranormal scientists and investigators are brought in and go to any length to discover proper proof of the existence of the supernatural, with the foremost in technology and equipment to investigate everything far further than before, and encounter the strange unidentified hauntings, and extraordinary ghostly formations, and discover the source in a lost chamber, where they uncover Dracula‘s lost tomb, and late one night accidentally revive it.
In another castle a secret chamber is buried away with something of celestial origins inside, waiting to be revived, haunting the castle and opening gateways going beyond the universe, and a group of people are forced into staying there and are fanatical with discovering the chamber, which they believe contains lost treasure.
In the sequel scientists, paranormal investigators, archeologists, and treasure seekers uncover a deadly mind-bending celestial voyager with inconceivable magnitude and supernatural origins in another castle built by the same owner.
Over centuries people have been viciously subjected to deadly mind-bending magical forces and manifestations, and the origins, from accumulated accounts, occurred in 1620 when fishermen witnessed its materialization over the sea.


The Voodoo Chronicles: A Somnium
by Aaron Richards
$0.00, 235 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #256 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Dark Fantasy
A lost island off the southern coast of Maine, there was an Asylum where horrific things occurred, a fire burning patients alive, torture, and murder . 100 years later, a team of documentary filmmakers embark on a journey to uncover the secrets of the Asylum, but some mysteries should never been uncovered. A race against time ensues, will they figure out the mystery, or perish on the island's forgotten shores. Supernatural forces collide as a fight between good and evil rages on.


Your Bleeding Heart
by Nara Walker
$0.00, 31 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #71 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Comics & Graphic Novels > Graphic Novels > Horror
Xerces has been plagued by nightmares all his life, but with if the nightmares are real? What if everything ever imagined existed? While in a therapy session a monster crosses over, threatening everyone around him


The Floater
by David H. Hendrickson
$0.00, 24 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
The floater in Hiram Silverman's eye screams inoperable brain tumor. No matter how much his eye doctor, Quack Number Two, reassures him to the contrary, Hiram knows he's dying.

And when the floater takes form and taunts him, all doubt disappears.

David H. Hendrickson, a master at mixing humor with the darkest of fantasy, delivers both in this darkly comic tale.


Beyond Spells
by Harmony Lawson
$0.00, 215 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
On the eve of her sixteenth birthday, Mercedes Weaver inherits an ancient book of spells. She is told it was written by angels and given a warning, as well. She fails to heed this warning about the consequences of using the spells in the book. After Mercedes invokes an angel named William, the unimaginable happens—she falls in love with him. The closer Mercedes and William become, the deeper the situation escalates, and everyone she’s ever loved will be put in danger.
It all comes down to an inconceivable choice. If she hadn’t risked everything, she wouldn’t have met William and their love wouldn’t have gone Beyond Spells.


The Death Messenger: book 1
by Henry Taba
$0.00, 226 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #160 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Dark Fantasy
"How far can a person go in seeking the origin of light in the darkness?"

Where should you gain back the strength you have lost as well as to attain the traction to keep the momentum of roaring dreams?

Westcliffe Patel wants to have a meaningful life but just to discover the emptiness always found its way to his address. He needs to survive the challenges of the miserable life when he knows only a dim lamp post illuminates the night. But yet, just to stumble upon something beyond his imagination—the unexplained mystery.

A message was delivered, the death answered his friend, and both connected. How can Westcliffe find all the explanation to the mystery when he is discouraged with the living? Does the moment is what he seeks? Can he come back home, once again?


Principalities of the Air: Part One - Ravening Wolves (Part One of Two Parts)
by John Wright
$0.00, pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
Ancient Enemies meet in Modern America, with the loves of 2 children hanging on the outcome. But, things are seldom as they seem and these are not ordinary kids. This is a grand tale of heroism and terror. Angels, demons and the innocent fight for the future of humanity and for their lives and souls.


THE BLACK BUTTERFLY
by PRIYANKA MEHTA
$0.00, 199 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #266 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Dark Fantasy
The tale of two whom Time follows
as they go about their way
on a single day.

They live in two worlds far apart
and yet they are mysteriously linked,
from the moment they
were born and first blinked.

Walking among ghosts and angels,
they must make drastic
choices through the day,
all the while keeping the
voices of darkness at bay.

For the Black Butterfly is arriving
and their chances of surviving
rapidly grow dim,
for She is ruthless and her justice
rather grim.


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The Buried Symbol (Runes of Issalia Book 1)
by Jeffrey L. Kohanek
$0.00, 334 pages, 4.3 out of 5.0 (126 reviews), #4 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Teen & Young Adult > Literature & Fiction > Social & Family Issues > Prejudice
Buried away for centuries, a forgotten magic lurks...waiting to return

They tell Unchosen, "Accept your fate and you'll be rewarded in the next life." The threat of execution is their recourse.

Rejecting his role as an outcast, Brock risks his life and obtains a false rune, marking him a member of the Empire's ruling class. Under a veil of deception and backed by natural talent, the teen then schemes his way into a school where the Empire's future leaders are trained.

Within the Academy, a legendary school of magic, science, politics, and combat, he uncovers secrets kept hidden for centuries - secrets that expose cracks in the foundation of Empire society. Among his discoveries is a long forgotten magic, powerful and dangerous - a magic he is determined to wield. Caught between his continued charade and a desire to tame his frightening new abilities, one misstep on either front could destroy him.
"A classic underdog story, perfect for fans of zero-to-hero fantasy adventures filled with magic, mystery, and monsters."


The Fire Eye Refugee
by Samuel Gately
$0.00, 233 pages, 4.5 out of 5.0 (8 reviews), #8 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Myths & Legends > Asian
Fire saved her once. Then it cost her everything. Before the flames return, can a weary and divided spy find safe harbor? Or will her new life burn to ashes beneath her?

Kay has found her calling as a fetch, a finder of lost children, and she’s just been saddled with a case she couldn’t refuse. A child is missing among the refugees beyond the walls. Before she is found, Kay must face her past as an exile, the loyalties which divide her heart, and an enemy who would have his spy back on her leash or content himself to watch her hang.

A new adventure from the author of the thrilling Spies of Dragon and Chalk series, The Fire Eye Refugee is an epic fantasy of magic and mystery.

Action-packed. Sharp. Exquisite. – Ink & Papercuts



The Thief and The Red Mandolin (Black Armor Tales Book 1)
by Samuel A. Mayo
$0.00, 391 pages, 4.5 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #150 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Fantasy
An ancient evil trapped within a mandolin wants to break free. Hastiand the bard carries this burden hoping to bring back the love he lost. Satchel the thief longs to see the world outside his home, but Jarek, his mentor holds him back. When the paths of the bard and the thief collide, it sparks a journey for each that will test their mettle.


Wolf Lord Saga (2 Book Series)
by Robert A. Fee
$0.00, pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews),
From Book 1: Garwyn is enjoying the Fall Festival with his friends at the lake when a horn sounds, signaling an impending attack! Jair agrees to get the children back to the village while Gar goes after Leeandra. She is in the nearby ruins gathering herbs for her mother. Finding her, they look for a place to hide while fighting off wolves. Raiders close in on their hiding place just as symbols on the floor and walls begin to glow. Magic erupts and they find themselves elsewhere. Jair joins them a little later and the three youths are given amazing gifts. The next morning they return as the chosen ones of the goddess. The battle between light and darkness begins!

The Swords of the Sultan (THE ELYSIAN DYNASTY Book 1)
by J. Eric Booker
$0.00, 430 pages, 3.0 out of 5.0 (26 reviews), #166 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Mystery
Em Petrova -- Spicy Romance Author: "Rich worldbuilding that will transport you!"

Deep within the heart of an ancient city ruled by a powerful empire, a young orphan named Baltor struggles daily to survive, having to drink from animal troughs and steal food. Pursuant to imperial law, the minimum penalty for thievery means the loss of a hand...the maximum penalty is death!
As what happens to most thieves, the day inevitably comes when Baltor does get caught stealing--this time a link of sausage. Thankfully he is not caught by a guard, but by a beautiful and exotic woman named Lady Lydia. She not only graciously offers the boy some breakfast, yet a surprising proposition--become "a master thief" like herself. Having no other choices in life, he agrees to both offers.
After breakfast, Lydia leads the boy to a magnificent "top secret" underground labyrinth located underneath the city, where expert thief-training grounds were built five centuries earlier. Instead of training him however, she unexpectedly hands him off to a man she introduces as Drill Instructor Humonus before disappearing into the depth of the labyrinth.
Right away, this cold-and-cruel man's hardcore training proves to be hellish and dangerous for the boy...will he even survive DAY 1? And what in the world do the pictured swords have to do with Baltor's past and future?
Read BOOK I OF III to find out these "mysterious answers"...as well many, many more!


The Duchess Revival (Jordinia Book 3)
by C.K. Brooke
$0.00, 167 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #16 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Teen & Young Adult > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Fairy Tales & Folklore > Royalty
Dainy never asked for an empire. But the battle to reclaim Jordinia from the oppressive New Republic is already underway. With a strategy in place to utilize her inheritance, the duchess's husband enlists the support of a foreign king, and a little help from their friends from the northern woods to the capital city. Defiant royalists rally, coups unite, and resistance awakens, even though danger, secrets, and betrayal threaten to destroy their cause at every dark street corner. As the landscape shifts and tension between the rebels and the revivalists builds, one thing is certain: everything is about to change.

War is waged, love is lost and found, and the future will forever be altered - for better or for worse - in this epic third volume of C.K. Brooke's Jordinia series.


The Legacy of Souls (Seb Thomas Book 2)
by M S C Barnes
$0.00, 518 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #567 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Epic
Three months have passed since Seb Thomas, an under-confident teenager, was confirmed as a Soul Custodian, and Seb is struggling with his role.

Reading the present and past lives of trespassing souls, and then determining if they should be granted a chance to return to the human world to live another human lifetime, or if they should be banished to eternal darkness in the Soul Drop is what the role of Custodian entails. But reading these souls means witnessing the disturbing and disgusting sights of the actions they have taken during their lifetimes. Seb finds those sights so sickening and distressing he cannot deal with them. As a result Aelfric Duir, his mentor, is left to pick up the pieces, taking on Seb's workload along with his own.

Members of Seb's Custodian group, and those of Aelfric Duir's group, are becoming increasingly frustrated with Seb. They know he is capable of so much more and are concerned that Aelfric, taking on the additional burden, is becoming exhausted.

Returning home for the Christmas holidays, Seb looks forward to stepping away from his failures and living some semblance of a normal life. But then he is attacked ... The attack is vicious, unconventional and life-threatening.

Now the concern is no longer Seb's inability to fulfil his role, it is whether he can survive the night while Aelfric and the groups seek to identify, locate and stop his attacker...


Paris Jones and the Shadow Chalice: Book 1 of 4
by Linda Delahunt
$0.00, 140 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #596 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Epic
Join two teenagers, Paris and her best friend Toby as they embark on an epic adventure across a far away land. They encounter many obstacles to try to find The Shadow Chalice and get back home. They will encounter many lovable characters and fierce foes in a fantastical adventure story.
No obscene language.


Secrets of Arkana Fortress (Lupus Blood Book 1)
by Andy P Wood
$0.00, 234 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #611 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Epic
The land of Salarias is gripped by the throws of a mental plague called "Psyloss". Affecting thousands of people across the world, its cause is unknown, but its effects are devestating. When Mikos Valdera crosses paths with Byde, a unique magic wielder from an extinct line of mages, his life is irrevocably changed. Both of them, desperate to get answers, uncover a frightening truth about the plague and its origins.

A mercenary duo, Kelken and Breena Lexos, take up a contract from an influential politician that sends them into the depths of their own past. There, they uncover a secret that will send them on a perilous journey destined to shape Salarias for either good or bad.

Two journeys that will intertwine... can they overcome the odds?


Pentinium vs. The Fortress of Soombine: Being the first absurdist-military-sci-fi-fantasy-satirical-dramedy-adventure novella in a series.
by Samuel Mayo
$0.00, pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #131 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Military
In the arm of a particularly attractive spiral galaxy, there once was a speck of a solar system in which resided a planet of such exquisite beauty that anyone who caught the merest glimpse of it died of sheer joy. This story has nothing to do with that planet. Instead, this story takes place on a planet that looks more like a flying chunk of coal bereft of beauty of any kind. Officially, this planet has been designated 788682 Fólkvangr Lamda Ratatoskr ZaoJun AC-141 III. Everyone just calls it Flurdge.

After inadvertently angering a high ranking general, Pentinium, young wizard-in-training, is promoted to sergeant and granted command over a squad of misfits: Trent, A spy too fascinated with his own hair; Jay, a self-proclaimed expert in the transportational arts; Zeus, incredibly boring intel officer; Erin, a psychopathic elven sniper with a scrapbook; and Stappy, the resident dwarf and explosives expert with Deep Pocket Pants of Holding. Their suicidal mission: destroy the Global Goblin Army's nigh impregnable Fortress, Soombine. They'll have to overcome mine fields, orc patrols, corrupt officials, and their own ineptitude if they have a hope of succeeding. But, don't worry. The ever-optimistic Pentinium will lead them through it. Right? ...Right?


My Familiar: A short story prequel to Beyond the Great Wood
by E. J. Gette
$0.00, 14 pages, 1.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #92 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 30 minutes (12-21 pages) > Science Fiction & Fantasy
Keysa has become an adult in her clan and has chosen a life skill. Will the Great Mother bless her, and set her on her path for new and exciting adventures?


Newly Free Fantasy Kindle Books for 2018-07-15

The Greenwood Shadow
by Sara Ansted
$0.00, 386 pages, 4.8 out of 5.0 (19 reviews), #69 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Fairy Tales
Lady Evelyne lives with her uncle in a run-down castle, but "lady" is only a title.


As Evey, she plays just such a lady. In disguise as "Marion", she strikes out in defense of the oppressed. Rogue knights and tax men prey upon the weak in the name of the king, and there’s no way she’s going to sit around and do nothing.


She roams the woods with the young knight Isaiah, and together they cause trouble for the local tax collectors. Much as Evey might wish it, though, their exploits aren’t exactly legendary. She begins to wonder if they’re even making a difference. That changes when Evey and Isaiah are imprisoned, beaten, and used as bait to capture the infamous Robin Hood.


But Evey has a secret--one that not even Isaiah is privy to: the merry men don't exist, and neither does their leader.


Sleeping Beauty: Back to Reality (Modern Fairy Tale Book 2)
by Jenni James
$0.00, 140 pages, 4.4 out of 5.0 (20 reviews), #16 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Anthologies & Short Stories
When Aurora Wellington is awakened with a kiss, she's shocked to find out that she's been in a coma for over a year. Everything has changed, including her belief in herself. Now she has to heal, face her past, and find out who she really is.

When Phil's text causes Rory to crash, he is racked with guilt and prays she'll wake up. After staying by her side in the hospital for over a year, he has found himself in love with her, but when she awakens, she has no idea who he is.

He knows the only way she'll heal is if he puts some distance between them. But how can he stay away when her life was the only thing that saved his?


Wizard's Brew (Camelot Wizards Book 1)
by Chris I. Naylor
$0.00, 365 pages, 4.6 out of 5.0 (7 reviews), #176 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Historical
An inexperienced wizard summons a strange hollow rock from the sea. Out of the rock comes something large, nasty and very hungry, and soon it's heading for Camelot. And there may be more of them…

Normally Merlin would step in at this point and save Camelot; but Merlin has mysteriously disappeared, leaving the fate of Camelot in the rather less powerful hands of Gwydden the Abstruse, a wizard whose main talent is in making dragons that explode unexpectedly, and Gwydden's sidekick Hergrim, a dwarf with a large axe, a large red beard, and a short temper.

Will Gwydden and Hergrim be able to save Camelot and its inhabitants, or will it (and they) be devoured by an ancient race of evil shape-shifters?


Medley of Fairy Tales: NSWG Compilation 1 (Volume 1)
by Jenni James
$0.00, 160 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (3 reviews), #32 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Anthologies & Short Stories
NS Writer's Group would like to invite you to relax and enjoy this collection of fairy tales. We come from different backgrounds and range from busy parents to grandparents. Our writing styles differ immensely. Some just beginning on their journey and others well-seasoned.

What unites us most, other than the friendships we've formed, is our mutual love of writing and fairy tales. May you find something truly magical and memorable within these pages.

The Ugly Princess
Bearskin
The Crow Prince
Blancanieves
Princess Veronica on the Glass Mountain
Goldilocks


THE LUCK OF A FRIENDLY CARD
by M. Frank Keiper
$0.00, 143 pages, 4.5 out of 5.0 (4 reviews), #69 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Religious & Inspirational Fiction > Christian > Fantasy
ALSO, AUTHOR OF FIVE-STAR DAYDREAMS KINDLE EDITION and AN ODE TO MADMEN AND POETS KINDLE EDITION
Introduction
Looking for hope in a world of absurdity? Join the cast in this modern fable about a drifter who has been beaten down by an endless string of bad luck and has nearly given up as he approaches the end of his road; but with a stroke of good fortune, the wanderer is surprisingly presented another chance at courage by an unlikely character who is filled with magic, justice, and a lust for life.
The tale is filled with games of luck; an enchanting mansion; a prehistoric cavern; a worthy nemesis; and a horde of nefarious and lost souls who only wish to find some kind of hope and a friendship they can trust.
Nevertheless, not all is what it appears to be with the host of this party and the future is at risk for everyone in this Comedy of Errors. By the end of this adventure, someone dies; another is re-born; and ultimately, a reluctant hero is dealt the turn of a friendly card.
Featuring Bonus Art at the closing of the story.
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Featuring Bonus Art at the closing of the story.


Unlikely Heroes: The Adventures of Gnarl and Quill
by Daniel Philpot
$0.00, 277 pages, 4.6 out of 5.0 (3 reviews), #16 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Humor & Satire > Dark Comedy
Unlikely Heroes is a mirth filled tale of light fantasy, sprinkled with wacky adventure, inept romance and drama of little subtlety. A misfit Woodtroll, Gnarl and an outcast Assassin, Quill stumble upon a magical plot that will unleash an army of the Undead upon their city. Together they must rise above their limitations, gather loyal allies, and carry on against ever worsening odds. Enter gentle reader, for a time, the world of Malamorbe, abound with Dark Magics, Grinning Demons, Deadly Thieves, Boastful Pirates, and the occasional uncalled for nude scene.
Should it fall upon the meek to inherit glory? No thank you, indeed! Yet if to glory our heroes must be called, then they shall surely sidestep their way into legend!


Newly Free Horror Kindle Books for 2018-07-15

Foolish
by Sai Mecca
$0.00, 291 pages, 4.8 out of 5.0 (8 reviews), #8 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Occult
Sol is the epitome of Black Girl Magic.
After the murder of her parents in her hometown of Fayetteville, North Carolina rocks Sol and her family to their core, she's forced to dig and find the meaning behind it all. Even though she has to go back a couple of generations and untangle lies and search for the truth, she doesn't want to, but her ancestors have different plans. All the while, Sol is forced to step into her family's deep-rooted power, a power she's not sure even wants.
Foolish is a story about magic, bloodlines, jealousy & all the drama that lies in between.

Walk off of the cliff with Sol on her Fool's Journey..


Bad Apple
by Kristi Petersen Schoonover
$0.00, 195 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (5 reviews), #154 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Occult

Bad Apple is a dark, surreal ride that proves not all things in an orchard are safe to pick.


"It is harsh, hard and unrelenting in its style and tone. The characters are real and that reality is stark, bitter, and at the same time maddeningly beautiful." ~ Sci Fi Saturday Night


After an unfortunate incident on a Maine apple orchard, precocious teen Scree is left with a father she’s not sure is hers, a never-ending list of chores and her flaky brother’s baby, who she is expected to raise.

In a noble move to save the child from an existence like her own, Scree flees to a glitzy resort teeming with young men just ripe for the picking. But even as life with baby becomes all she’d dreamed, Dali-esque visions begin to leach through the gold paint…

Free Kindle Book with paperback purchase via Kindle Matchbook


If you love deeply twisted psychological horror thrillers, like The Shining and young adult psychological thrillers TV shows like Stranger Things,, you’re sure to love Bad Apple by New England horror and paranormal fiction author Kristi Petersen Schoonover.


"If you are in the mood for an atmospheric, character driven tale that will leave you shaken at the end, I would suggest you put “Bad Apple” at the top of your to be read pile." ~ Literary Mayhem

"Descriptions are vivid and tense, reeling the reader into her character’s ever more twisted world." ~ Zinta Aistars


Bad Apple is a supernatural horror tale that is sure to haunt you long after the last page is turned.




The Undistilled Sky: A Short Story
by Mav Skye
$0.00, 33 pages, 4.6 out of 5.0 (9 reviews), #71 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Short Stories

It haunts her.
It hunts her.
It's knocking on her door.

Phoebe grapples with dark dreams and darker memories. Both add to the stress of her deep rooted mental illness. Fear blends into reality and drives Phoebe close to her breaking point.

The sun is lava. The sea of mercury roars below. It is strong, but never strong enough.
The sun mocks. The sea cries. Four iron bars lock in this day.

Reality blends into memory… Memories that she can no longer ignore. Her mother, her family, the police — no one seems to understand. She burns in a surreal hell of her past, pleading for mercy in her dreams.

It’s the slow grind of teeth at midnight.
The bleak whisper of despair at sunrise.

Which parts are real, and which parts are nightmares? Phoebe stumbles through her waking hell, desperate to find a way out, a perfect path for her daughter and her family and her sanity.

I hear Dad’s voice in the woods.
“Time for a limo ride!”
Another shotgun blast.

To get through the monsters and madness, Phoebe must decide which is strongest — her pills, her pistol or her daughter's love.

There is no going back.
There is no redemption.
There is only one escape.
Through The Undistilled Sky.

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Authors rave about the way that whimsical meets dark desperation in this harrowing tale about a single mother battling the forces of deep-rooted illness:

“The Undistilled Sky is an intense, unsettling ride into the horror slipstream by an author skilled in showing the surreal subtext of everyday life. Mav weaves horror into the dialogue between what seems to be going on and what is really going on in a story that subverts certainties until the end.”
Richard Godwin, Author of One Lost Summer

“Mav Skye’s prose is filled to the brim with sinister and psychedelic imagery.”
Jason Michel, Pulp Metal Magazine

“A million bloodied stars to this short fantastical journey into mental illness.”
Samantha Davis, Author of Sedona’s Secret

 

*This Horror story is available for Kindle Unlimited*



Sunburst: A Rockline Novel (The Rockline Novels Book 3)
by Hilary Mortz
$0.00, 211 pages, 4.4 out of 5.0 (3 reviews), #30 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Humor & Entertainment > Humor > Satire
When veteran rock star and accidental national treasure Geordie Selwyn and his musician friends are invited to a glamorous jet-set wedding on a millionaire's super yacht in the Mediterranean they don't realise that they will soon be battling for survival against a seemingly unbeatable force of ancient evil - an entity so potent that even Geordie's ruthless long-time intergalactic adversaries, The Harvesters find themselves powerless to resist its formidable strength.

Time hopping from the rock clubs and hippy ballrooms of 1970's Northern Britain to the tourist hot-spots of 21st Century Southern Cyprus and the abandoned cities and castles in the occupied North of the island, Sunburst tells a epic tale of raging ambition,devastating loss, eternal love, ex-pat life, disorderly stag parties, rampant mid-life crisis and electric guitars

PRAISE FOR THE 'ROCKLINE NOVELS' -

"Complex and intriguing"
"Brilliantly crafted and expertly woven"
"Deserves its own legion of groupies"
"British sarcasm at its best."
"An absolute blast!"


Sixth (Mad Dogs Book 1)
by Brenda Cothern
$0.00, 153 pages, 3.7 out of 5.0 (23 reviews), #12 in Kindle Store > Whispersync for Voice > Gay & Lesbian
Brian Hay’s only dream in life was to be part of America’s elite, yet unacknowledged, Delta Force. After years of training to be the best the 75th Ranger Regiment had ever produced, his dream was finally coming true. But what starts out as what he thinks is a Delta hazing op soon turns into much more when Brian not only becomes a Delta Force soldier but a Mad Dog.


Grave Maker: Suspense/Horror/Thriller
by John Meany
$0.00, 399 pages, 3.9 out of 5.0 (7 reviews), #5 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Suspense > Horror
Murderers rarely advertise who they are, or how many people they have killed, or how they have no remorse whatsoever walking through their day-to-day lives with blood on their hands.

This story is about one of those cunning killers, a ruthless taker of lives and an unsuspecting teenage guy who is lured into her deceitful web.

Recent high school graduate and amateur surfer Jeff Dean is enjoying the easy life. He lives in a beautiful home on the Jersey Shore, has zero bills to pay. However, when his mother kicks him out of the house on his eighteenth birthday for misbehaving, his peaceful standard of living is ruined

Several weeks later when Jeff, broke and homeless, meets a gorgeous older woman in New York City, she gives him a place to stay and the two eventually become lovers.

Soon though, with his sex hormones raging out of control, it becomes apparent to Jeff that his new girlfriend, an aspiring fashion designer, is leading a secret life, his new girlfriend confesses that she has a shady past. Against his better judgment, Jeff becomes a part of that same deadly world. And before long the couple are forced to go on the run across the United States, before the FBI has a chance to apprehend them for the senseless murders of more than a half dozen innocent people.


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Grave Maker - Suspense/Horror/Thriller eBook categories: 
 
Suspense
Horror 
Thriller 
Crime Fiction
Psychological Horror 
Serial Killers 
Murder
Scary 
Dark
Suspense Horror 
Psychological Thriller
Disturbing
Vengeful
Creepy


The Reverend Burdizzo's Hymn Book
by Matthew Cash
$0.00, 272 pages, 4.5 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #8 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Short Stories
From all over the world, from every race and nationality there are many different religions and beliefs. Hymns tell tales of myriad gods. Angry gods hurling fire and brimstone at the disbelievers, promising eternal damnation in hellish post-life realms. Others sing praises of ancient feet treading on freshly tilled earth, spreading happiness and love.
Reverend Burdizzo has rounded up a congregation of voices to sing to you these new hymns. Come join him in his choir and sing these new songs of praise. They will put the fear of God into you.


One Dark Party
by Tabitha Swann
$0.00, 27 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #120 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 45 minutes (22-32 pages) > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
Frankie is a teenage girl in a trailer park who spends her days trying to avoid the abusive men around her; her step father and a pair of brothers that live nearby. She goes to a carnival and meets a mysterious tattoo artist who promises to give her a tattoo that will help protect her in life. She soon finds out that the tattoo has given her special psychic powers which help her gain revenge against her stepfather and the other men who have abused her in life...


Adversary
by Joel Green
$0.00, 343 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #183 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Occult
Nathan Dreslin, professional con-man, was murdered and came back to life.

But he didn't come back alone. In the corners of his vision lurks a dark, fanged thing that whispers to him...

Driven now by unearthly minions and pursued across the country, he must join forces with a scientist and a priest. Together they will unravel a horrifying mystery and confront a timeless evil that lies in wait in the Australian Outback.

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Adversary is a slow-boil psychological horror novel that leaves the reader questioning what's real. There is a sense of crawling dread with the growing awareness that something is out there, beyond the circle of firelight... watching.


The Devil Gave Me A Gun
by Steve Wands
$0.00, 18 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #274 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Short Stories
Suicide. Sometimes it’s the only way out. Sometimes it’s only a trap.

The Devil works in mysterious ways. Just how mysterious, a young man finds out after doing the unthinkable.

Now, unsure if he’s blessed with a curse or cursed with a blessing, he exists between the living and the undead.

As the full power of darkness is realized in a simple inanimate object, he tries to make sense of the horror that is now his life...but evil has other plans.


CREEPY
by NASH
$0.00, 18 pages, 5.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #4 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 30 minutes (12-21 pages) > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
A DISTURBING HORROR STORY...
Mike always doubted that something is wrong with his neighbors. They had a super weird boy too. One night, Mike was invited to dinner with them. Mike's parents were out of town and his girlfriend broke up with him recently. 
Did he make a mistake by accepting the offer?


Dark Ripple: When Lovecraft Met Crowley
by Brian Barr
$0.00, 27 pages, 3.5 out of 5.0 (9 reviews), #272 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 45 minutes (22-32 pages) > Literature & Fiction
H.P. Lovecraft is a starving, skeptical American writer of the weird and horrific, struggling to make ends meet in Connecticut.

Aleister Crowley is a famous British occultist focused on running his own magic organization, the O.T.O.

Though Crowley and Lovecraft's lives differ to a high degree, neither man is aware of the fate they share.

They’ll soon find out, in Dark Ripple.


Run, Teddy Bear, Run
by Jimmy Pudge
$0.00, 70 pages, 3.3 out of 5.0 (20 reviews), #15 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Classics
After terrorizing a local summer camp during the 80's and early 90's, the Teddy Bear Killer suddenly vanished once the camp closed down. Now, years later, the camp is reopening and the killer has decided to come out of retirement. Unfortunately for the Teddy Bear Killer, killing campers ain’t what it used to be. The hunter is about to become the hunted.


The Haunting in Barry's Lodge: A Spine-Chilling Ghost Story And A Gripping Paranormal Mystery Novel With A Mind-Boggling Twist Ending
by Annie Walters
$0.00, 280 pages, 3.3 out of 5.0 (14 reviews), #3 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Religion & Spirituality > Occult > Supernatural
This dark and terrifying ghost thriller is a page-turner you will not be able to put down.

What lurks within the spectral woods of Skiddaw?



He's Alone, frightened and trapped. He thinks he knows fear, but he is about to find what it means to be truly scared. He hears someone drawing close, RUN. She is coming for him...

Alfred, a washed-up author, plagued by failures can’t believe his luck when his father-in-law, Frank, provides him with a chance that he direly craved for:

Seven days alone in an isolated Motel with the task of finishing his upcoming book!

But little does he know about the Motel’s unsavory history. Hidden in the copse of trees and about 400 miles away from his home, it is a two-story facade located in the dark forest of Skiddaw. With no WIFI, poor signals and weird set of rules, the dark atmosphere soon turns his seemingly idyllic trip into a living nightmare. Apart from the usual creaks, groans, and moans of the motel, he soon finds himself face to face with an entity. An urban legend that is lurking in the woods long before the motel found its existing foundations.

The Motel’s dark and deadly history quickly becomes tangled with Alfred’s life as he frantically searches for answers. Barry, the caretaker, is hiding something. But what is it? Is there someone else living in the motel besides him? Or is Barry not what he seemingly appears?

Alfred rapidly begins to lose his tenuous grip on reality as he sinks further and further into an intricately designed game of deceit and lies that might put his life in danger! Or is he a threat to himself and everybody around him?

Barry's Lodge is A Riveting Supernatural Mystery and Paranormal Suspense by the upcoming British Author, Annie Walters.


Dark Portraits
by Emily Fortune
$0.00, 184 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #125 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Suspense > Paranormal
AN ANTHOLOGY OF HORROR
PORTRAITS OF DARKNESS
William was a thief, pimp and leader of one of the most feared motorcycle gangs in California. A man possessed, he was headed straight to hell until he met Denise, a young woman who freed him of his demons. He moved on but returned to the town years in order to see what became of Denise. He soon discovers that she has fallen prey to the same demons that he had once before. Can he save her like she saved him years before?
THE DEER WOMAN
Pastor Jacob and his wife struggle to make their way in Wild West, praying nightly for a miracle to happen as his wife cannot conceive. One night, a stage coach barrels into their yard and inside is a dead man and a baby. His wife insists on keeping the baby, believing that God has delivered him to them. A few months go by and then a mysterious woman appears in town, looking for her child She's a demon, a succubus, and wants her the baby back for a sacrifice. But the pastor and his wife won't give up the child without a fight.
COLD ANGEL
Daniel and Rachel are a married couple who are seeking to cope after the accidental death of their daughter, Kayleigh. The couple barely speaks anymore and blame one another for the Kayleigh's death. But soon Rachel begins hearing a voice in the home...a voice that she is convinced is that of her dead daughter...only she can hear it and soon Kayleigh tells her something that she doesn't want to hear...a horrifying secret....but is the voice real or just a figment of her imagination?


Beneath the Eyes
by Upender Reddy
$0.00, 102 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #58 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Suspense > Horror
Everyone gathered around as the child opened his eyes. They stared at the monitor as the chip attached to the child's optic nerve began to relay his vision on it. There was nothing. The child appeared to watch an empty corner of the room, focusing his eyes on something invisible. The people around followed his gaze, but could only see a blank wall. Puzzled, they looked at each other inquiringly. The child continued to stare.

"Look!" said Natasha, suddenly. The monitor on the table came to life, and a faint image began to form on the screen. As they all watched intently, the faint image began to form the dark shape of a human. In a few moments, there was a hazy outline of a woman staggering towards the door. The image soon became clear, taking the distinct form of a woman. Slowly, she appeared to come closer to the screen. All of a sudden, her face became clear. She raised her eyes and looked at them. Everyone gasped and fell back, frozen.....


When Dreams Go Dark
by Patrick Miller
$0.00, 857 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #159 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Thrillers > Crime
It seemed like Vincent, the 7th grade math teacher, was starting out the perfect life. His students at Saint Mary's Middle school adore him and are extremely docile. Eventually Vincent becomes bored with his perfect students and takes a pay cut to teach at a public middle school in the badlands of Baltimore city because he wants a bigger challenge. Will this be the biggest mistake of his life? What do the students have in store for him? Do they turn him into a monster? This story is about revenge and just how far a math teacher will go to become the country's most feared serial killer. Who is the Gadget Man?


Broken Lie
by Melody Jade Allen
$0.00, 56 pages, 4.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #279 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Short Stories
Aron Delson, the librarian becomes a witness to the murder that happened in the alleyway opposite. It's repeated again; later on he realizes that the murderer is watching him... But everything changes when he decides to remove the mask of this stranger.


The One who Started Fires (Random Powers)
by E. G. Castle
$0.00, 21 pages, 3.5 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #378 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Occult
Fires have been happening all over town. Over a hundred have already died. Lieutenant Just Creek had better get a move on and solve this mystery fast...

Or he might just be the next victim.


Stickman 2 (A serial killer action thriller)
by Dennis Yates
$0.00, 47 pages, 3.3 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #96 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 90 minutes (44-64 pages) > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
While waiting for his girlfriend in a mall parking lot, Doug witnesses a suspicious individual scoping out cars. The prowler breaks into a van, and instead of stealing items left behind he waits for the family to return and carjacks them.

With no time to call for help, Doug decides that he must stop the carjacker from harming the family. He's also horrified by the possibility that the carjacker could be the notorious serial killer dubbed "Stickman."

Hot on the trail of a killer headed for privacy, Doug must decide quickly how far he is willing to go.

This is the second novella in an ongoing story.



Regretfully Invited
by Jan L. Mayes
$0.00, 49 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #4 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Anthologies & Literature Collections > Horror
Horror for beginners. Murder, madness, macabre. Why do left feet keep washing ashore? How many times will the dead return? Who will survive in these 12 creepy disturbing short stories with no zombies, vampires, werewolves, or demons.


Ten Tales ForThe Midnight Hour
by M. Dee Dubroff
$0.00, 83 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #111 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > Two hours or more (65-100 pages) > Literature & Fiction
This ghastly, sublime blend of dark fiction, urban horror and ghostly tales speaks of characters from all walks of life. They all proceed along a razor sharp edge between reality and another unknown dimension reserved for the nightmares of our waking hours. Read on . . . if you dare.


The Tomb of the Pale Lord
by Leslie Garber
$0.00, 68 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #103 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > Two hours or more (65-100 pages) > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
The Tomb of the Pale Lord
by Leslie Garber

A young woman falls under the spell of occult powers as she assumes the position of steward of an estate - and the mysterious pale lord casts his dark shadow over her...


The Case of the Spirit in the Bottle [Raven Lenore, Psychic Investigator #1]
by JOE VADALMA
$0.00, 188 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #1157 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror
New Horror-Romance from the Author of the Bestselling Morgaine, The Sorceress Series! Raven Lenore, a tough private and psychic investigator, receives a message from an old friend, Martin Kopinski, who is now an FBI agent. He shows her pictures of a man brutally murdered. He explains that there are paranormal facets to the case and that is why he wants her to help solve the case. Raven agrees never suspecting that she is about to meet her dream man--two hundred years in the past--and come face to face with the demonic powers of The Thirteen! Here is an adroit mixture of horror, romance and mystery from the bestselling Joe Vadalma.


Memories to Treasure (AngelStories Short Story Collection)
by Michael Lynes
$0.00, 28 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #69 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Genre Fiction > Metaphysical

Love remembered...life honored...our lives are Memory...our loves are our only hope to be, and all that hope adored and lost has melted into memory



The Reckoning
by Billy Wells
$0.00, 26 pages, 3.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #107 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 45 minutes (22-32 pages) > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
Two best friends are trapped in a crevice by a grizzly bear during a camping trip right after graduation and before starting their first job in separate cities. The devil offers to save one of them for a price. As luck would have it, the grizzly and the graduates traveled 1,800 miles to have this rendezvous with destiny and the devil.


Winter Usurpations: A Modern Gothic Horror
by Cj Evans
$0.00, 23 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #9 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 45 minutes (22-32 pages) > Literature & Fiction
A group of College students decide to spend their Winter break up in a cabin... in the woods... in the middle of Winter... Well this is obviously going to go well...
The events that occur in this short story take place from the diary of our protagonist Alice. It might be best if they decide to stay inside though... As the winds bite...


The StepFather
by DLS
$0.00, 63 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #91 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 90 minutes (44-64 pages) > Teen & Young Adult
This is a story about a young man who has the unfortunate luck and worst stepfather ever. This man’s name is Ryan and he can’t seem to deal with this stepfather from hell for far too many years. When he does it all out and people will pay the price for it.


THE DREAM HOUSE
by DLS
$0.00, 35 pages, 3.0 out of 5.0 (2 reviews), #72 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > One hour (33-43 pages) > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
When a couple found a house that is a dream come true but it turns into a nightmare behind the previous owner. The mystery deepens as it’s unfolding about the previous owner’s fetish that is as deadly as playing Russian roulette. One man sets out on finding the answers but the outcome isn’t the typical reactions.
Enjoy this short story.


Wood Chipper
by Drac Von Stoller
$0.00, 9 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #12 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 15 minutes (1-11 pages) > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
Damien grew up on a farm with beautiful green pastures and lots of cattle. Just because Damien's life was the envy of his friends, Damien was dying inside because of the abuse from his father. Damien's father made him work all day in the blazing hot sun loading branches into the wood chipper. Damien was getting sick and tired of not getting anything to eat or drink all day. When Damien would ask his father if he could take a break, as tears flowed down his cheeks, Damien's father would call him names like sissy boy, your pathetic, and I don't know why you were born. Damien's love for his father quickly grew into hatred. Whenever Damien would lay his weak body down for the night, he would dream of putting his father into the wood chipper, but Damien's anger hadn't quite reached that point yet of going through with his dream, but it sure was in the back of his mind.


Kill Girls: Season 2
by Shaka Germain
$0.00, pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #266 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Horror > Occult
“The game is to be sold, not told.”

A series that brings the game to life in a major way.

Takuru Yang, aka "Ty," is just another young hustler from the eastside of Da'paul. He has to contend with the forces of the law, gangs, cunning women, and "gifted" humans.

After being groomed by the streets, Ty becomes a "handler." His job consists of transporting workers to appointments and managing a cathouse. When his business is threatened by corrupt cops and super-powered criminals, Ty turns his band of misfits into calculating assassins.


Unlike Other Horror Stories: The Musical Ghost
by Roshan Sarkar
$0.00, 14 pages, 0.0 out of 5.0 (1 reviews), #10 in Kindle Store > Kindle Short Reads > 30 minutes (12-21 pages) > Humor & Entertainment

Being my first book, expect a lot of mistakes and flaws in it

But still, it would be your support that would help me get better and better day by day.

So nothing else i've got to say, just read it.

Enjoy!





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Notes and Tips


I started making these lists for my own use in 2013 when an Amazon policy change gutted all of the web sites that listed free Kindle books. Before the policy change, those sites would get some amount of compensation for directing people to the Amazon web site. After the policy change, they lost all compensation for the month if most of their referrals that month were for free books. So most of those web sites stopped listing the free books.

I use the description "newly free" for these book lists. That means I won't list a book again if I've listed it recently. There are so many books that are permanently free, or frequently free, that it makes it difficult to find "newly free" books manually looking through the Amazon search results. There are just too many repeats every day. But I have included the links to those Amazon searches on the category headers, so you can always click the link to see the full list if you'd like. My process just extracts the "newly free" books from those search results, by keeping a record of books I've listed in the past.

The lists are designed for easy navigation through the books. Clicking on the blurb of any given book will bring the next book in the list up to the top of the screen. This makes it easy to quickly go through them one-by-one. Each category header has an index of the various categories available, and also shows the number of books available in each category. Clicking on the category header itself will bring up the full Amazon search listing of free books for that category.

If you're in Canada, Germany, or the UK, clicking on the "CA" or "DE" or "UK" link in the top right hand corner of the document will change all of the book links from USA to Canada or Germany or the UK. But they may not be free there as they are in the USA. Usually, but not always.

If an author classifies their book as belonging to multiple genres (e.g. fantasy, horror), it will only be listed in the first genre that I process. I process the sub-categories of a major category first, so that the book will be listed in the more specific category.

Horizontal bars above the blurbs may be red. You can ignore that. They're just reminders to me that I have already purchased that book.


Free book searches on Amazon

Three ways to search for free (or Prime) books on Amazon:

Currently, there are about 90,000 free Kindle books, a thousand "Prime Reading" books, and over 1.6 million "Prime Eligible" books. With only a few exceptions, "Kindle Unlimited" means "Prime Eligible". "Prime Reading" offers unlimited loans per month, while "Prime Eligible" is just one loan per month.

From the initial search results, you can drill down into categories and use any of the left navigation bar filters.

Those same searches with a keyword:

Click on the "search" part of the "results for" line and you can change the search term to whatever you desire. Then you can continue as before and use the normal drill-down and/or filter choices.


Reddit Groups

There are two Reddit groups that regularly have free Kindle books listed:

Kindle Freebies
Free E-Books


eReaderIQ

The eReaderIQ web site is a price tracking service for Kindle books. It allows you to set up watch lists for books and authors, and then they will send you an email alert when a book reaches a certain price, or an author has a book with a price reduction.


BookBub

The BookBub web site will send you email alerts with handpicked recommendations on books, for your selected genres. Some are free, others just have price reductions.


Galaxy Magazine

Galaxy Science Fiction was an American digest-size science fiction magazine, published from 1950 to 1980, and they are now offered free online:

https://archive.org/details/galaxymagazine?sort=-date

​They can be downloaded as mobi files for the Kindle as well as being read online.​ Used to be one of my favorite SF magazines. I almost always had one with me when I was in high school.


Overdrive

If you're more interested in mainstream books, check to see what options you have from your local library. Many use the Overdrive or Libby sites to loan out Kindle books. If that's not available to you, or your local library has a limited collection, the "Free Library of Philadelphia" has an extensive Overdrive collection, and an out-of-state library card is only $50 per year. Less than half the price of KU.


Notifications

Notifications of new listings will be made in various GoodReads discussion groups (e.g. Amazon Kindle), as well as on the Reddit FreeEBOOKS group. There is also an RSS Feed.

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