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The Beaumort Society by miserynovel

This being a tale of the shadowy activities occurring in the city of Omen, and of the private investigator Nemesis Jones, and the peculiar cases he solves.

The city of Omen is on the cutting-edge of learning and science, and the things going on behind the backs of the Institute and the government, and sometimes with their approval . . . well, they don’t really matter. Conspirators operate just below the surface, societies clashing, fighting for their own mysterious ends. It’s here that the individual known as Nemesis Jones, a . . .

A serialized novel, updating fortnightly.
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RATS: 252 Chances At Redemption by kisikil

A game of trust, secrets, and seemingly pure luck; how well does your friend wear their mask?

Waking up to find herself in a massive underwater military base, Guin Valentine, her twin brother Guy, and fourteen of their closest friends find themselves split into teams by their overseer, a cartoonesque mafia rat named Kairos. He gives them deadly tasks to perform and rewards them with private – and possibly dangerous – secrets about each other. What’s the . . .

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The Soulreaper Chronicles by James Monaghan

Murder, mystery and magic in a world teetering on the edge

The British Isles, the 16th century. Decades ago, the fae returned to the mortal world. Released by a coven of magicians after centuries of imprisonment, they swept across the British Isles, covering the land with a tangled forest of enchanted trees. Cities fell. Thousands died. Only a handful of cities were saved. Years later, the people of the . . .

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A ‘Verse Full of Scum by Alan Baxter

The story of galactic Bounty Hunter, Ghost, and his efforts to track down a rogue magic user who seems to be running as far away as he can, killing anyone that gets in his way. . . .

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A 'VERSE FULL OF SCUM

Not seeing it

By Sonja Nitschke, editor

Aug 14, 2008: I read all six volumes that are currently posted.

The writing is good: sharp, clear, and concise. I’m having a bit of trouble relating to the narrator, though, and I’m not sure why.

I just don’t really care about him. I don’t care if he succeeds in capturing his bounty or if he fails. It’s written in first person so I find this a little surprising, and I’m having trouble putting my [more . . .]

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THE SOULREAPER CHRONICLES

Thieftakers & Faeries in a dark renaissance world…

By Pietroschek, member

May 8, 2016: A worthy reading with atmosphere & interesting characters. Somewhere between a Warhammer Fantasy Witchhunter & Solomon Kane I would hint to roleplayers.

The first French author, whom I have read in a decade, came as a positive surprise and in full book length! Thanks to James Monaghan for sharing this freely.

The prose is easy to understand, detailed enough to imagine the scenes, and the chapters are kept short, so the [more . . .]

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