Angular Moment
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Price: Free! Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Physics Research Station Howard, in orbit around HR 2251 A, misses a couple of monthly reports to Earth, a trio of ensigns fresh out of primary naval officer training is ordered on a milk run to investigate. They do not anticipate what they find, and they must rely on the help of Howard's sole survivor to establish what they are facing and what is at stake.
The Treasure Stone
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Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
There once was a troll that liked to help people. He met a princess alongside a bridge and as the days passed, they became good friends. Then there came the day when she had to leave, but she promised to return. For how long the troll would have to wait; only time would tell. This is a short story for kids over 7 years old. I Hope you enjoy it.
Understanding Hodgkin Lymphoma. A Guide For Patients, Survivors, and Loved Ones Fourth Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This guide is an educational resource compiled by the Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) that provides general information on adult Hodgkin lymphoma. Publication of this information is not intended to take the place of medical care or the advice of a patient’s doctor. Patients are strongly encouraged to talk to their doctors for complete information on their disease.
Zombie Fever 1: Origins
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Price: Free! Words: 23,380. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
After working a graveyard shift at Vitura Pharmaceuticals, Tomas' father disappears without a trace. Eager for answers, Tomas confronts Supervisor Bertrand, division head of the secretive corporation. Tomas gets answers all right; and it's those answers that put him on a course with destiny, international intrigue and...ZOMBIES. Where's his father? What are Vitura's plans? Are Zombies real?
The Body Snatcher
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You set the price! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Robert Louis Stevenson's tale of grave robbing and murder in 1820s Edinburgh. Classic horror story based on the the real-life 'body snatchers', Burke and Hare. Abridged and adapted for English language learners and younger readers. Linked to glossary and learning activities here: http://ghoststories.eslreading.org/ghost/bodysnatcher.html
'Alex Hamilton's phone call changed my life'
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Price: Free! Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » Asian
This is a story of human spirit,human bonds, love kindness and generosity...They say you are among the blessed people of God,when in your heart surges a sea of kindness and love,you desire to love & help every person around you....how does this sea come to be?...Khalil Gibran said 'generosity is giving you what i need more than you do',but why does man practice generosity at all in the first place
The White Rider
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Price: Free! Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
In Ancient Japan, while the nobles are getting ready for the biggest war in the island’s history, a young man enters the Capital and goes head to head against the corruption of the Yakuza.
Exterium
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Price: Free! Words: 51,280. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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Ten-year-old Max and fifteen-year-old Michael Hopkirk discover that parallel universes really do exist. Materializing on a planet called EXTERIUM; they find themselves struggling to survive as they try to find their way back to Earth.
The First Cut
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
From the collection Dreamin’ Dreams; A short thriller in 1,320 words. Patrick Flynn lifted the WW2 Samurai sword from the plaque above the fireplace and held it carefully, and his eyes narrowed as he focused on the object of his consuming hatred ...
The Phoenix Blade: Project Justice
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Series: The Phoenix Blade, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 74,130. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What would you do if everything you said and did was monitored and used to force you into working covertly for the government? Watch the events unfold as college student Andrew Lancaster is coerced into working for a government official known only as the Benefactor. In return Lancaster will receive the answer to the question that has plagued him for years; who killed his mother.
Minor Miracles
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Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
If you’re a financially successful single mother but don’t know the name of your daughter’s teacher or that you have a cat; if you’re 40 and own a pith helmet and an Indiana Jones hat instead of stocks and bonds; if you can build a dollhouse but have trouble reading a bus schedule; if you talk to statues . . . maybe you need a minor miracle.
Dear Journal
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Price: Free! Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Bibliographies & indices
(4.00 from 1 review)
Hell,love, pain,heaven, anguish and happiness are things we rarely use in the same sentence. For princess, they are the symbol of a life she knows too well...the life of mystery, misery and love all cubed together to form her life: a life she has lived for so long but now wants to leave in her past...Memories, that's what she calls them.
The Church of the Wood
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Price: Free! Words: 94,280. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Calundra is a land that is given to tales; tales of kings and priests, of woodcutters and village girls, and even of faeries. These tales are a far cry from palace life until, suddenly, a mysterious letter appears from 'the Church of the Wood'. Calundra's once enchanted woods have long been cut down. Now the young prince must discover: is the letter simply madness or is magic involved?
La Tutayegua
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Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A young boy growing up in Kansas City's West Side in the 1980s meets the mysterious creature known as La Tutayegua.
Bird
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man in a mental hospital finds solace in music.
The Bat And The Rainbow
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Price: Free! Words: 80. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
a magazine about everything.
Tommy Goes Trick-or-Treating
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Series: Bird Brain Books, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 5,000. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Tommy the woodpecker and his friend, Michael the raccoon, fashion their own Halloween costumes and head off to join in the neighborhood festivities. Thanks to Tommy's knock-knocking beak and Michael's quick paws, the duo is able to heist many a candy bar from the unsuspecting homeowners and children. But are they missing out on the true spirit of Halloween?
An Alphabet of Characters from Mythology
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Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: British English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Dodo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Folklore & Mythology
(3.00 from 1 review)
26 iconic deities from around the world, many still revered today, depicted in detailed, line artwork.
The Destiny of Matthew
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Price: Free! Words: 39,060. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When teenager Matthew reluctantly agrees to go on a short holiday to Vienna with his parents, he thinks it will be just 'another experience'. But soon after he visits a museum, he realises that his life will never be the same again.
The Pickle My Little Friend
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Price: Free! Words: 108,000. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The eighth victim in the Bicycle Chain murders is found dead on his living room floor grasping a paper bag containing a pickle. This latest clue takes Detective Jack Carter on a journey that changes his life forever and teaches him that things are not always what they seem.