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First Winter

(The Dead Walker #1)

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No one knows when the Corpses started invading the small settlement of Pelston, Massachusetts, but they come and raid on an annual basis.

Pyry Talon, a young man who lost his father to the Corpses, has a gift for illusion. He can enter the minds of the Corpses and hides Pelston with a wave of his hand. Thanks to him, the town has been safe for the last few years.

But the tow
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Kindle Edition, 22 pages
Published September 28th 2013 by Laurel Jay (first published 2013)
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Laurel
Aug 28, 2013 added it  ·  (Review from the author)
Recommends it for: People who enjoy dark fantasy/horror stories
9-28-13: FIRST WINTER IS NOW UP! :)

http://www.amazon.com/First-Winter-De...

This is the big step forward!

I make all the illustrations in these short stories, and I made the cover!

Might as well put the artsy skills to good use!
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I bought this book for $0.95 USD for my Kindle and I feel I got my money's worth. However, I thought there was a typo when Amazon quoted it at 16 pages in length. But it is indeed a short story capable of being tackled in an hour.

Set near Salem, Mass. in the time of (you guessed it) the Witch Trials of 1692, our hero is a young boy with a special gift. The story is based around how he uses his gift to influence his village's regular zombie attacks. (Adding Zombies to your story is like adding Pe
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“I think you’re the only person I know who gets excited over these
dead things.”

Freya returned his smile with her own grin and let the crossbow in
her hands rest against her hip. “If you don’t think they’re even the
teensiest bit fascinating, then you best just stay home and let me and
Darius do the fun stuff for once.”
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