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A Hero Is by Nikki Rogers
Series: Created To Be. Price: Free! Words: 390. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues(5.00 from 8 reviews)
A Hero Is explores the characteristics of what makes a hero and just how diverse heroes can be. With vibrant illustrations accompanied by poetry this book will inspire little boys to be heroes in their everyday life. “Every boy can be a hero, brave knight or superman. By helping others, doing right and being the best he can.”
Love Covers - Grieve if You Must But Find Your Strength in Love by Liz Rich
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Inspirational(5.00 from 8 reviews)
A collection of poems in memory of my mother. Loss of a loved one is THE major life changing event. In my own grief process, I found myself searching desperately for writings that would help me to begin to heal. These poems represent a time early in my personal journey of healing. If you are here because you are hurting, I hope my words will bring you some measure of comfort.
Asgard tales from the Golden Hall. by Gary Mark Lee
Price: Free! Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 8 reviews)
A short collection of poems about adventure and fantasy. 1.Asgard 2.Beast. 3.Honey Mead. 4.Lorli. 5. Nefelhiem. 6.The Celtic Queen. 7. Kraken. 8.The Midguard Serpent. 9. The Striking of the Gong. 10. Travels End. 11. Valkyie. 12. Wolfen.
Between The Cradle And The Grave by Firoz Khan
Series: LOST: INSPIRATIONAL. Price: Free! Words: 32,580. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration(5.00 from 8 reviews)
By far THE BEST NOVEL I HAVE READ IN 2013 - (one of the reviews,dated 19 Dec 2013). How can a thirteen year old know about the real world, even though he has been living alone on a dangerous lonely island all his life, and rescue himself to his father? A striking message comes along with this captivating adventurous tale, that can change the way you think about life.
Lessons in Eating Soup by Melanie Grabowski
Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Michal is a young boy longing to be reconnected with his father who escaped Poland during the communist 1980's. This short story explores the innocence of childhood set against a bleak and frightening environment. It also offers a glimpse into cultural identity, how it can encompass the simplest of things, things that are often lost or left behind in the process of moving on.
I Got'cha! by David J. Wighton
Series: Wilizy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,040. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure(5.00 from 8 reviews)
If you think being a teenager in today's world is tough, try being one in 2081. In Alberta's It's Only Fair society, your brain-band will zap you just for chewing with your mouth open. One boy pried his brain-band off to see what living with emotions would be like. Being chased by the entire Alberta army was bad enough. It became worse when another 15 year old kid offered to help him escape.
The Chronicles of Rubidjad Island - The Rescue by Danielle Perrotte Dobbs
Price: Free! Words: 14,040. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 8 reviews)
A ruthless pirate propelled 200 years into the future learns the true meaning of happiness from his captive dolphins.
Maids of Misfortune: A Victorian San Francisco Mystery by M. Louisa Locke
Price: Free! Words: 108,810. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(5.00 from 7 reviews)
In this light-hearted historical mystery, Annie Fuller is a widow who works in San Francisco as Madam Sibyl, a clairvoyant. In 1879, when a creditor threatens to take away her home, and Voss, one of Madam Sibyl’s clients, dies suddenly, Annie Fuller and Nate Dawson, the Voss family lawyer, try to find out the truth about Voss’s death in order to save his family and Annie from financial ruin.
The Wicked Heroine by Jasmine Giacomo
Series: Immortality Archive, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 120,760. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The world is about to change. But who will dictate the future? The Shanallar, a woman cursed with immortality, plagued by guilt and driven by revenge? Or the Hand of Power, determined to bring back the golden age of magic? And of more immediate concern to the Shanallar's young quest companions, will any of them live to see it? Book 1 of 2.
Be the Monkey - Ebooks and Self-Publishing: A Dialog Between Authors Barry Eisler and Joe Konrath by JA Konrath
Price: Free! Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » ebook readers, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Bestselling authors J.A. Konrath and Barry Eisler discuss ebooks, self-publishing, and the future of the industry, in this 25,000 word dialog.
Shadow Unit 1 by Emma Bull
Price: Free! Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit hunts humanity's worst nightmares. But there are nightmares humanity doesn't dream are real. The BAU sends those cases down the hall. There, Stephen Reyes and his team pursue criminals transformed by a mysterious force: the anomaly. Welcome to Shadow Unit. The Shadow Unit series was created by award-winning authors Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear.
A Flash of Inspiration: A Collection of Very Short Stories by Indie Authors by Helmy Kusuma
Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction(5.00 from 7 reviews)
What happens when a bunch of authors challenge each other to write lightning-fast stories? A Flash of Inspiration! In one hundred words or less, twenty-one writers titillate, beguile and enthrall your senses with stories ranging from the sublime to the macabre. #3 of Anthology ( Kindle's download ) as of 5 September 2011
Paragoy Dimension by T.M. Nielsen
Series: Dimensions Saga, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 88,930. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Kyrin is forced by Daemionis to stay in Paragoy Dimension, but only after he sends her on a dangerous mission to retrieve the coveted seal of Carathis. While away, she befriends a creature that threatens to disrupt the peaceful life in the Valharan Castle.
Basic Fiction Formatting for Smashwords in OpenOffice by L. Leona Davis
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Seven basic steps to walk you through formatting your fiction book for publication through Smashwords using OpenOffice, the free office suite software.
The Red Flyer by Robert Chase Harris
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Memoir of a boy, his dog, a red Flyer wagon, & a shotgun. A short story of a young boy in the late 1920s who sneaks out with his dog to go hunting. A taste of Bob's style & a glimpse into who he is. Entertaining for young and old.
The Unquiet Grave by Katherine Lampe
Series: Caitlin Ross. Price: Free! Words: 115,080. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical(5.00 from 7 reviews)
When witch Caitlin Ross stumbles on a magician's plot to raise a violent demon, she must reclaim power she once renounced to thwart his plans. First in the Caitlin Ross series.
Even the Clocks Stopped by Sherzahd
Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African(5.00 from 7 reviews)
There are times when honouring a promise can be harder than we expected. Jesse has always been the epitome of integrity and good judgement, until a tragic event pushes her to the brink of moral bankruptcy. During the final weeks before losing her ten-year-long battle with cancer, Leila had one last request. And now, honour binds Jesse to a promise she wishes she had never made.
The Bloodstone Oracle by Willow Cross
Price: Free! Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy(5.00 from 7 reviews)
When Druid magic is combined with that of an ancient clan of Witches, the outcome could be more than either faction bargained for.
El arte de vivir del dinero ajeno by Ivan Cosos
Series: Las Pecuniarias, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 34,620. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Ricardo sale de vacaciones unos días. En un pueblito de pastores hará una serie de inesperados descubrimientos sobre el lugar, sus gentes, sobre las finanzas y sobre sí mismo. A medio camino entre la narración y el ensayo filosófico, el libro aborda los fundamentos de la financiación, trazando meridianamente la distinción entre aquello que se conoce por inversión y lo que es simple especulación.