Free Reads This Month

FREE readsIn the weeks leading up to the new year, Quarter Castle Publishing will offer free downloads of three short stories written by Diane Lynn McGyver. They will be spread throughout the month, so if you miss one day, you can download the story on the next free read day.

Free downloads are for Kindle only. Although only links to and are provided, these books are also available in other countries.

The short stories for free read this month are:

The Man Who Reads Obituaries - Diane Lynn McGyver


The Man Who Reads Obituaries: Morris, Laurence Aiden—48, Dartmouth, has waited more than six months for this day. Still, he’s unsure if he’s ready to make the journey to Heaven…or Hell. It feels as if something is missing, but he can’t fathom what it is. While he bides his time, he reads the obituaries, hoping that by connecting with travelling souls, he’ll find what he seeks.


Dancing in the Shine - Diane Lynn McGyverDancing in the Shine: Joan Jillian Halley has done what she’s been told to do since Hurricane Juan claimed both her parents. She’s dreaming of freedom, but she’s not sure if she trusts herself to follow through with her escape plans. Her boyfriend and warden, Frank Lewis, wants them to conceive a beautiful daughter he can cherish, and Joan is terrified. Will she use the information discovered at the public archives to escape a life of torture and pain? Or will she continue to be a pawn in Frank and his sister’s twisted world?


Mutated Blood Lines - Diane Lynn McGyverMutated Blood Lines: Self-reliant Autumn survived the floodwaters of the Atlantic Ocean when they threatened to consume Nova Scotia and its inhabitants in late 2012, but she hadn’t done it alone. Her brother Graham, an employee of the new government system, insisted she abandon the island and return with him to New Canada. She refused. While she swears she is safe, he is convinced he knows best and will stop at nothing to have his way.


Free Read Schedule

The Man Who Reads Obituaries ( and

  •             December 6 to 7
  •             December 11 to 13

Dancing in the Shine ( and

  •             December 7 to 8
  •             December 11 to 12
  •             December 14

Mutated Blood Lines ( and

  •             December 8 to 9
  •             December 17 to 18
  •             December 25

If you can’t read the stories at this time, download for reading later. Happy reading.


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