Jiovanni Ward's world is falling apart. First, his father is murdered. Then, his mother develops a brain tumor that is slowly killing her, and while she lays dying, his blood begins to burn. Sworn by his father to seek out the guild no sooner than his sixteenth birthday and pressured by his mother to not seek it out at all, Jiovanni must deal with the growing pressures within himself and within his family...see the prologue for more detail.
Told from the perspective of 140 year-old Dylan, this is the story of how the world was changed by the world-shattering events of the early 21st Century. When 12-year old Dylan Thomas met 12-year old Henry Jacobs on the playground of their elementary school, neither had any idea of the road they would walk together, nor how their friendship would forever change the world around them. This story features the best and the worst of humanity, and is not for the young, or weak of heart. Be sure if you’re underage you have parental approval to read this story, and that you won’t break any of your local laws by doing so.
Set in a mirror version of the 14th century, Paladin's plague has turned the world into a wasteland. With time running out and a war brewing, Commander Gil'eppsie races for Pen’thorpe Keep; mysterious dark forces are at work, and Catholicism is on the rise.
For ten years Christopher Michaels had been doing research on sending information back in time. On the eve of September 11, 2001, he was forced to come out to his wife and son, but that paled in comparison to the dream he had that night. At first he laughed it off, but what if the dream was real? Little did he know when he contacted his boss that history would change. Not only would the Russians, Chinese and terrorists stop at nothing to get their hands on Chris and his time tunnel technology, but the very fabric of time itself would start to unravel.
Larry is a sloth. He's also got ADD (Attention-Deficit Disorder), which for a sloth can be a strange combination, to say the least. Larry is tired of living with the biased that comes with his animal form and wants to be able to experience life just like everyone else. So he does something very Un-Sloth like and goes to a club one night. He realizes why sloths don't party, even sloths as strange as him. He's about to leave the club when he sees a handsome man, one of the best looking he's ever seen - oh, he's also a wolf, and his mate.
"I can't remember a single thing about a particular year of my life.". This comes from 16 year old Tom Oakley who seems to have been missing for a year and so was his memory of that entire year. Join Tom as he embarks on a journey of self discovery and uncovering what happened to him in his past while battling to survive in the present. Who knew being 16 was so demanding?
Though in reality what humanity should fear above all else is that it may not be the top of the food chain but maybe the food. Most of humanity refuses to believe that some things that are thought as fictional or myth could be really based on the truth?
Daegon and Birten are a dragonslayer/squire team moving up in the ranks. Though they are intimate with one another, they have some issues both professionally and personally. And it doesn't help matters when a few other men come into their lives. There's Kep, a local barkeep struggling to keep his business afloat; Harmon, a prince with an unexpected past; and Elan, a rival slayer who will stop at nothing to stay on top. The lives of these five men begin to weave together as they each embark on journeys involving strangers with questionable motives, artifacts with mysterious powers, and of course, dragons.
Tligg is a fairly average elf - and this is the story of his how his world came to include Craagen. It’s a story of friendship and love, as well as the things that happen in between and around such intense feelings. Meeting by pure chance, their first encounters ended up being an intense experience. But is that enough to lead to something more?
Ira and the pack are faced with a deadly enemy, one that has come for more than just Ira and his pups. With so many long-kept secrets coming to light the pack will have to come together and accept their new reality. With the pups ready to be born Ira will have to lean on his alpha and his friends to keep his newborns safe. Nothing will stop Ira and his alpha from keeping their pups safe, but it might take more than just the two of them and the pack to stop Hexis from destroying them all.
A war rages in the Barony of Branister. After the Barony was invaded by Archduke Listerian, he installed a puppet King upon the Branister throne. Noble houses have risen up in a rebellion, and this is just one of many tales of the war.