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Lavardia: Tales from the Story of the Universe By S. Elizabeth Lawrence
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After fourteen miserable years at the local elvish school, the first major decision that Willow makes on his own seems fairly straightforward: either remain in the forest he knows, forever banished... More > from society, or leave his home on the heels of a human's strange quest. Soon he's bumping elbows with eccentric sorcerers, claustrophobic dwarves, anti-human armies, and fairies with an affinity for fire...and in doing so he begins a new chapter in the Story of the Universe. As the years fade away, Willow's fate becomes intertwined with dozens of others', including that of a young girl who lives a hundred fifty years in the future, waiting for an adventure of her own. Told in four unique styles, Lavardia will have readers flipping through pages to catch the many plot twists and connections before racing to the end. (ISBN)< Less
FIFTEEN EASY TALES AND STRANGE STORIES By Bryan H. George
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Humour and irony combine to give piquancy to these 15 short stories which fall into three different genres—Life’s Tapestry; Village Tales; Strange Happenings. This is a collection of... More > fifteen short stories of varying length, with a touch of humour and irony, ranging from everyday events to the supernatural. The author has drawn on his experiences during his travels through the United Kingdom and abroad as well as on his intimate knowledge of village life. It is a book to be picked up and dipped into as a respite in the hustle, bustle and cynicism of daily living.< Less
Tales Of Modern Judea: Short Stories By Elias Sassoon
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Stories written long ago; cannot remember writing them. I was fresh from graduate school and adventures in a foreign country. My mind was filled with the thoughts of greatness, and leaving a... More > childhood in Flushing, New York behind to conquer the world! Then, I came back home, back as a writer of fiction, back to the same apartment in which I’d grown up. My father, an angry, out-of-work factory worker, was still the asshole, roared, drank, punched and ridiculed. While listening, I wrote, locked in a room, pounding keys of an old Olivetti. Soon, finished with a novel and story collection, I sent them out. I imagined Madison Avenue publishers congratulating themselves on finding the next genius, that is, until my manuscripts were returned with a form rejection. Crushed and embarrassed. What did they know! Manuscripts streamed out across the U.S., followed by rejection. Eventually, I got out, and found jobs as a writer in Corporate America. The stories in this book date from that time.< Less
Tales Of Modern Judea: Short Stories By Elias Sassoon
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Stories written long ago; cannot remember writing them. I was fresh from graduate school and adventures in a foreign country. My mind was filled with the thoughts of greatness, and leaving a... More > childhood in Flushing, New York behind to conquer the world! Then, I came back home, back as a writer of fiction, back to the same apartment in which I’d grown up. My father, an angry, out-of-work factory worker, was still the asshole, roared, drank, punched and ridiculed. While listening, I wrote, locked in a room, pounding keys of an old Olivetti. Soon, finished with a novel and story collection, I sent them out. I imagined Madison Avenue publishers congratulating themselves on finding the next genius, that is, until my manuscripts were returned with a form rejection. Crushed and embarrassed. What did they know! Manuscripts streamed out across the U.S., followed by rejection. Eventually, I got out, and found jobs as a writer in Corporate America. The stories in this book date from that time.< Less
Tales of Fishes: Classic Fishing Story By Zane Grey
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Zane Grey indulged his interest in fishing with visits to Australia and New Zealand. He first visited New Zealand in 1926 and caught several large fish of great variety, including a mako shark, a... More > ferocious fighter which presented a new challenge. Grey established a base at Otehei Bay Lodge on Urupukapuka Island in the Bay of Islands, which became a magnet for the rich and famous and wrote many articles in international sporting magazines highlighting the uniqueness of New Zealand fishing which has produced heavy-tackle world records for the major billfish, striped marlin, black marlin, blue marlin and broadbill. He held numerous world records during this time and invented the teaser, a hookless bait that is still used today to attract fish. Grey made three further fishing trips to New Zealand. The second was January to April 1927, the third December 1928 to March 1929, and the last December 1932 to February 1933.< Less
Short Stories, Sinister Tales for Teens By Dandi Palmer
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Don’t look now because the clown from Hell is right behind you, the smog is melting people away into another dimension, and monsters roam the golf course. Your friendly, helpful smartphone... More > could be the portal to Purgatory and that mysterious toyshop holds a secret to turn the toughest teenage mind.< Less
Tale of an Iconoclast: The Carolyn Saulson Story By Sumiko Saulson
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Carolyn Saulson is the 70 year old founder of Iconoclast Productions, a 25 year old African American community media arts non-profit out of San Francisco, which produced the San Francisco Black... More > Independent Film Festival from 1997 to 2006, and African American Multimedia Conference from 1996 to 2006. In August 2009, right after putting on the City College of San Francisco Juneteenth Festival, Carolyn was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a rare blood cancer affecting African Americans at a rate twice that of the general population.< Less
Gothic Tales (Complete Short Stories) By Bram Stoker
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CONTENTS: Under the Sunset (1881) Snowbound (1908) Dracula's Guest (1914) Uncollected Short Stories (1872-1914) *** A Corner in Dwarfs A Criminal Star A Deputy Waiter A Dream of Red Hands A Gipsy... More > Prophecy A Lesson in Pets A Moon-Light Effect A New Departure in Art A Star Trap A Yellow Duster A Young Widow At Last At the Watter's Mou' Bengal Roses Buried Treasures Chin Music Coggins's Property Crooken Sands Dracula's Guest Greater Love How 7 Went Mad In Fear of Death In the Valley of the Shadow Lies and Lilies Lord Castleton Explains Mick the Devil Our New House The 'Eroes of the Thames The Bridal of Death The Burial of the Rats The Castle of the King The Chain of Destiny The Coming of Abel Behenna The Crystal Cup The Dualitists The Gombeen Man The Invisible Giant The Judge's House ....And More< Less
The Untold Stories: Twelve Short Tales By Josue Perez Gomez
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The Untold Stories: Twelve Short Tales is a compilation of twelve stories. Based on the mystery, horror, thriller and suspense genre all having a unique atmosphere. This book would emerge you into... More > each story, from plot twists to a could it possibly happen. All of these stories are nonreal, except for one try guessing which one is real. Enjoy.< Less
Animal Tales: A Short Story Collection By Sandy Lynn Bagwell
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A short story collection with an animal theme.

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