The Haunted Bicycle: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
I got my bike at a police auction. I thought it looked like a fantastic piece of machinery! The cops had said it was abandoned, but I couldn’t believe it! Why in the world would anyone abandon an incredible bike like this? A few days later I found out the answer to that question. Let me tell you what happened. Found out about this strange, terrifying bike! Ages 9+. Includes Common Core exercises.
The Major Battles of the First World War
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2014 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The battles of World War I were fought on an unprecedented scale. Both sides made use of industrial technology to inflict horrendous numbers of casualties on the other and armies composed of millions of men confronted each other in cataclysmic encounters, the like of which had never been seen before.
True Love Created by God
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Andrew ( Drew) Davis) is a twenty-six year old single firefighter for the Oak Hill’s Fire Department. He has been a Christian from the time he was twelve years old. He wants to find true love but the women he has dated in the past have come up short of what he wants or needs. He is looking for the woman of his dreams, but can’t find her.
The Cemetery Ghost: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
I was driving down a deserted road. It was a shortcut I often took to get home. I’m not sure it was any shorter, but it was definitely quieter. A lot fewer cars came this way. Perhaps it was because most of the houses weren’t out this direction. Maybe it was even because of the cemetery. I actually liked going by the cemetery. Find out what happens when he does. Ages 9+. Has Common Core exercises
Anything That Spins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Greta Rutherford, a simple mechanic, is used to solitude. For two years she has traveled through the void of space to a place in the wake of Jupiter’s orbit to repair an unmanned relay station. What she found there shocked her. Because she is not alone.
The Haunted Ghost: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
"Ah, this one was going to be easy," Martin thought to himself. "A single woman living alone." He had haunted families, bachelors, and old maids before. None of them lasted more than a week. He had his favorites, of course. Find out what happens to the new owner of this haunted house in this short by creepy tale. Ages 9+ Educational Versions Include exercises designed to meet Common Core Standards
JFK Assassination - 50 Years On in 60 Minutes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2014 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
At 12:30 p.m. CST on 22 November 1963, John F. Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States of America, was assassinated by a gunman as he rode through Dallas, Texas.
Gurkhas - Better to Die Than Live a Coward
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2014 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » War
When we think of Gurkhas we think, not only, of brave soldiers fighting for Britain but also of a race of people. However, there is no such thing as a Gurkha in the ethnic sense – the word is, in fact, a corruption of Goorkha, a small town and one-time state in north-west Nepal.
Hot Air Balloon Cross Stitch Pattern
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by L H. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Hot Air Balloon Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 5" X 7" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
Leave No Trace
Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Danny was shaking him. It was the boy's first time camping, and his excitement had him keyed up and wakeful. Third in a series of flash fiction inspired by images from the National Archives and Records Administration.
Overtaken
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nicole and Barry have moved to the little town of Traysi, Arizona, and on the thirteenth of October, there's a knock at their door. It turns out that in Traysi, every October 13th is Takeover Day, when certain residents of the town are singled out by something not of this world. Also includes an author's note.
Fire Truck 2 Cross Stitch Pattern
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by L H. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Fire Truck 2 Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 9" X 5" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
Un Blog Para Tu Multinivel: La Solución Que Necesitas
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging
Mi nombre es Javier Vallejo, Antes de nada quiero darte las Gracias por leer éste Reporte. Lo he realizado de la forma más didáctica y sencilla que he podido y siempre con la intención de hacer que la información llegue de una manera fácil y comprensible. Si has llegado hasta aquí es porque, con mucha probabilidad, trabajas en un Multinivel y quieres aprender las razones fundamentales por las q
Great Escapes of World War II - Tom Dick and Harry to Stalag to Colditz
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,480. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2014 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
More than 170,000 British prisoners of war were taken by German and Italian forces during World War II, enough men to populate modern-day St Lucia. Most were captured in a string of defeats in France, North Africa and the Balkans between 1940 and 1942. They were held in a network of POW camps stretching from Nazi-occupied Poland to Italy.
The Persistent Ghost: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
“I’m sorry if I’m such a pain,” Mr. Sidney said as I adjusted his pillows. “Oh! It’s not you,” Janet sighed. “I just have some things on my mind.” “They don’t seem to be happy things,” Mr. Sidney noted with a wheeze. “Is it all this taking care of dying folks that has you upset? Or is it something else? I have a hard time talking, but I can be a great listener. Ages 9+. Has Common Core exercises.
Werewolf Fever: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters
“There's a werewolf around. I just know it.” “Johnson lost another lamb last night.” “They found what was left of it torn to bits.” “And they found tracks of the monster too.” “They were huge.” Sheriff Corbin listened as the talk around him started raising the pulses of the crowd. Finally he stepped in. Find out what happens next. Ages 9 and up. Includes Common Core exercises.
Genocide - A History from Carthage to Darfur
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,310. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2014 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
As Winston Churchill learned the full horror of the Nazi atrocities, he reportedly said, ‘This is a crime that has no name’. The sheer scale of the mass murder made a new expression necessary: this went beyond anything seen before or since. The term ‘genocide’ was coined by Raphael Lemkin, a Polish lawyer of Jewish descent, who lost most of his family in the Holocaust.
Wrong Way Round Hall: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » General
We tried to think of where to go trick or treating next. “I think we should go to Cedar Street,” Carrie said. “Why Cedar Street?” I asked. “Those are small houses, not rich ones.” “Yeah,” Carrie answered. “But they are close together. We can hit more houses in less time.” I had to admit she had a point. Suddenly I saw a lane branching off to the side. What is there? Includes Common Core Exercises.
The Isle of Death: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Out in the Atlantic lies an island shaped like a huge footprint with amputated toes. A ridge of mountains runs the length of the island. On one side the island is covered with a beautiful town. Mansions dot the hillsides and once beautiful gardens stretch out before them. But all the inhabitants of these wondrous homes reside on the other side of the island. Ages 9+. Includes Common Core exercises
Принц-медведь (The Bear Prince, Russian Translation)
Series: Fantasy Folktales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: Russian. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
"Принц-медведь" - это три народные сказки из некого вымышленного мира. Какие сказки рассказывают родители детям на ночь, если в их мире слабая магия работает по-настоящему? Какие байки плетут уличные сказители, чтобы слушатели кидали им монеты? О жизни магического мира расскажут его сказки: "Принц-медведь", "Принцесса и клок овечьей шерсти", а также "Самоцвет-Звездосвет-Луносвет".