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Five disparate paths converge in the mountain city of Aura Vere. “I enjoyed reading Aura Vera immensely and look forward to the next installment!” J Poulter Otta and Erl must face the kaerling, Jas, before they can ascend the long road to Aura Vere and find the child Derri once… Read More
After an unexpected visit from the last of the druids, Philomena discovers that she has the power to stop an infection-like curse of corruption that will destroy their world. Will she defeat it before the corruption transforms her home into a living nightmare? Read More
Someone helped me recover some stolen files of the Original Version of these books. They are here only for safekeeping. Looks like Hackers like to steal copyrighted Literary material and just about anything else that strikes their fancy. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Kim is lost in a forest filled with monsters, her only guide to safety a timid monster named Oaf. Fearful of her future and wounded by her past, Kim's biggest problem might not be the dangers lurking in the dark--it might just be the pain that left her here. (I'm… Read More

Book / Fantasy

October 18, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

...A certain person gets teleported on a game he's been playing for a few years, though he does not know how to handle on these type of situations well. His only way of getting out of the game is beating the thing that teleported him, it may not be easy.… Read More

Book / Fantasy

October 09, 2020

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The Soar: Writings and Voices Discovered House

For ages, Greater Dyli has forced its women to be subservient to men. They do their bidding daily and are expected to go about their lives as second-class citizens. At least during the day. By night, whilst men sleep, women are able to do as they please. They may converse… Read More

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Book / Fantasy

September 17, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

In a world where myths and legends exist alongside humanity.....a time of change is coming. For better or worse lives will be changed and blood will flow.... It is said that if one gazes too far into the ABYSS....it gazes back at you. So do step away from the edge.....or… Read More
With faceless pursuers behind him, Lored must reach the Hidden Plateau before they catch up. “Beautifully written and it held my attention from start to finish.” E Baxter Disillusioned and disappointed with the way Olin Heon now conducts itself, Lored, a powerful taku-kevir, leaves the place he once called home… Read More

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When a young girl is accused and found guilty of murder, she is banished from Lonewood and forced between the trees of the perilous woods that border the small village. Read More
Ten tales to tease and tantalise your perceptions of reality and legend! Fairy tales, Freudian prisons, Virtual Reality Games and High Bardic sagas. Inspire your imagination with different styles and narrators. Feed your dreams and nightmares in this eclectic fantasy collection of unusual, quirky stories by Freya Pickard. Includes two… Read More
Landmarks all have a history to them. Some are easily explained with a heroic backstory, while others are simply a mystery, leaving scholars to theorize how they came to be. The Crater of Crone Woods is one example of a landmark. Read More
Evelyn is a dedicated queen, governed by royal duties and loyal to the clergy. But it's these same rules that she longs to break away from. While taking a stroll she finds herself in the ruins of an old castle, lost in the dirty pleasures of her desires, and aroused… Read More
Sophia Abuda is an author of a romantic fantasy series that centers around a prince so real she dreams of the day he will come to life. Despite her strong support system and loving husband, she’s convinced there’s something more out there… something that will come along and make the… Read More
It seems Uriel has finally met his match.... Read More

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Danyella has defeated the Living Castle and is on to her next adventure. She has a promise to keep to a dead girl and with the help of her lover Allay and their unwanted companion Zaa, she'll do just that. However, she quickly finds that not all promises are easy… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Enter into Vespiria, a world of magic and wonder. Here Katherine(Kat), a young lady of fourteen, has recently been having strange nightmares. Two too many, it seems. As in Vespiria, dreams of death come true upon the third time. Her savior, her prankster brother, Eric. Kat is awakened by a… Read More
Five tales from the wondrous world of Nirunen! Oppressed women and men who aren't yet heroes; journey with five individuals across the three Ages of Nirunen. From the deep oceans to the high settlements and ancient cities of the First Age, through the Hidden Land of the Second Age and… Read More
During the dark ages lies the Throne of Blood, There is to whom the Ruthless King who had shed even his lover's blood just for power, The Hunter who seeks revenge for the death of her mother, And the truth that lies behind the ember. They say you should fear… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Danyella has traveled across continents to find aid for her people. She hopes that the Life-Blood at the heart of the living Castle can cure the plague that ails her village. But it's been years since she's seen her loved ones, she doesn't even know if they're still alive. The… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Pursued by villagers for angering the gods, Otta seeks to evade capture whilst following the Unicorn’s Trail. “This is the gritty version of what a Western setting of Avatar the Last Airbender would look like.” X Mankum Otta must deal with the dark side of her character and the memory… Read More

Book / Fantasy

April 22, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

When Lored is wrongfully imprisoned on the Isle of Yrjo, he has to rely on an outcast Kimder to rescue him. “This is my favourite volume in the series so far.” C Messelodi When Lored finally reaches the shores of Falnaboldu once more, he is met with shocking news that… Read More
Escaping Aura Vere and the kaerlings under cover of the Suryan Exodus, Otta discovers a dark side to her character. “This story had me feeling close to Otta and I felt her discomfort as though she was my friend.” C Birmingham Otta's internal conflict makes for an uncomfortable journey as… Read More
Alexander Noctua arrives in Stuttgart, where a series of gruesome murders threatens not only to disrupt the peace within the city, but also unveil dark secrets many might best want hidden Read More
Fate, average by most standards, enjoys his peaceful days, but everything is ruined as his life nearly comes to an end when he has a run in with an unknown creature. This beings to warp the world around him and all he can do is continue to fight for his… Read More

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The Fantasy Realm House

A dark mansion. A moonlit tower. The scent of roses on the air. Is he there? Bitter taste on my tongue. Haste. Haste. Read More
Not all bandits are alike. The Scarlet Demons are feared in the wasteland for their savage upbringing. However, not all bandits have the same desires. A bandit boy, a fairy tale, and deep primal darkness to do what is right may bring new light to the world or throw it… Read More
The Priest of The Sun Part One: Awakening By Lyam Trainor Part of The Doom of Deities series This series is part of an idea I had for a TRPG system. The basic idea I got after reading about Dark Sun. I liked the idea of a dark fantasy where… Read More

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