The Extraordinary Emu
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
The emu is Australia’s biggest native bird. It is the second biggest bird in the world. The biggest is the ostrich. The emu belongs to the family known as ratites. Ratites are birds that don’t fly and have small wings and flat breastbones. Even though emus can’t fly they can run very fast. They run up to 31 miles per hour (50 kilometres per hour). Find out more about this extraordinary animal!
Unconditional Surrender: The Faith Factor Series
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Series: The Faith Factor. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,920. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
What does it take to be a Christian? In this volume's ten chapters we look at what it costs to be a disciple of Christ Jesus. Some of the chapters are: Then There Was Silence; Teaching in Parables; The Cost of Discipleship; On the Cross; Many Called Few Chosen; A Contrary Statement; and Unconditional Surrender.
I Am An Ostrich, Don't You Know
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Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
"Well hello there. My name is like, Val. I’m, like, an ostrich, ya know. But I bet you knew that. You’re a smart one, you are. But even if you’re smart, I’m a lot smarter. And I’m better looking. Don’t I look just grand?" Meet Val, the vain ostrich, and let her tell you all about her life and what it is like to be an ostrich growing up in Africa. Ages 7 to 10.
Testimonies of The Youth: From Around The World
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Price: Free! Words: 13,780. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Testimonies of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (also known as Mormons), ages 12-19. If you were ever curious about our beliefs, this is an enlightening, informal, heartfelt resource straight from teens. Some testimonies are conversion stories, while others are simple declarations of faith. This is meant for anyone read.
Is it Just Me or is Everything in Crisis?
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Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The BBC, Greece, the Church of England, ash trees... It's impossible to pick up a newspaper these days without reading about something or other being "in crisis". Soon it's going to be impossible to pick up a newspaper. Is it just me or is everything in crisis?
Odin's Gift
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Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The gods can be generous with their gifts, but they will choose who gets them and who doesn’t. And sometimes the gift belongs to the person you would least expect.
Sea Creatures Book #2: A Set Of Seven 15-Minute Books
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
BUY SETS AND SAVE! 7 BOOKS FOR THE PRICE OF 5. This is a set of 7 of our popular 15-Minute Books. It contains the full text from the individual books: "Sharks: Chompers of the Sea", "Sea Otters: Clowns of the Sea", "Frogfish: The Weirdest Fish in the Sea", "Whales: Giants of the Deep", "Barnacles: Hated Squatters of the Sea", "Sea Stars: Stars of the Sea", "Elephant Seals: Mountains of Blubber".
The Complete Guide to Triathlon Swimming
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,960. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Triathalon
Inside this complete guide, top triathlon swim coach Kevin Koskella shows you how to automatically accomplish more by employing the proper swimming methods and techniques. The book dispels the myths about swimming that may be holding you hostage. You'll swim with much more ease and retain the energy needed for the other two legs of the race- and to have a faster, more enjoyable triathlon.
Happier Than A Billionaire: The Sequel
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Series: Happier Than A Billionaire, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Happier Than A Billionaire: The Sequel continues the journey of one couple’s adventures in Costa Rica. Follow the author and her husband as they move to the beach to build their dream home. Although the seafood is fresh and the sunsets are golden, it doesn’t take long for Nadine to find that this process won’t come easy, even when living in one of the prettiest places on earth.
Understanding Marx: Class Struggle
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Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Many of Karl Marx's social and economic theories have the concept of class struggle at their core. This essay length guide examines Marx's concept of class struggle, and explains its role in the revolutionary process. Topics covered include a definition of class, the dialectic development of society, and the formation of the capitalist state, and the classless society.
Badgers: Ready For A Fight
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
A badger is an animal. It looks like a cross between a skunk and a dog. It has a long nose. They use it to stick into holes they have dug. This lets them reach the insects they find underground. Badgers have a funny looking face. It is mostly black, but has white stripes. That helps them to hide in the nighttime shadows. Learn more about this amazing animal and learn the answers to these questions
Molly
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Price: $4.05 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: Spanish. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Esta es la historia de Molly Malone, una mujer ofuscada por las normativas internas y los reglamentos. A Molly, que llegó a Barcelona sin recursos económicos, los servicios sociales de la Direcció Total d’Atenció a la Infància i l’Adolescència (DTAIA) de la Generalitat de Cataluña le arrebataron a su única hija, Sara.
Sangre de Peperoni
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Price: $1.28 USD. Words: 25,530. Language: Spanish. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Cristóbal regresa a casa como muchos otros jóvenes en una situación económica complicada. Con una familia destrozada y una ex-novia que ha rehecho su vida, su vida carece sentido. La rutina como pizzero cambiará a raíz de una chica y varios hechos que marcarán su destino.
The Globe (A Christmas Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
An aspiring writer struggles to publish his books until a special christmas present shows him what he's been missing in his writing and his life.
The Cat Who Saved the World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is the story of a cat who truly did save the world with a little help. In the history of the Earth, there has never been anything quite like this. People who have cats all know that cats are smart creatures, but saving the world? Read this great story about how a man and his cat and all the water creatures of the world worked together to save the world.
The Devil and Miss Webster
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,530. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Eleanor Webster is never afraid. Not until the Devil invades her home and threatens to turn her world upside down. But what scares her the most? Losing her carefully guarded position and family? Or her heart? Will the devilish Captain Stephen Ransom ruin Christmas, or will he prove to be Miss Webster's most cherished gift?
The Treason of Memory
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Estent remembers assassinating the king he loved – but, in a sordid world of magic and espionage, can he trust his own memory?
Cataract Solutions: Prevention & Reversal Via Accelerated Self-Healing
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Series: Natural Vision & Eye Care, IV. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,660. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision
By Glen Swartwout Cataract Solutions: Prevention & Reversal Via Accelerated Self-Healing is a comprehensive guide to the science and art of healing cataracts naturally, using nutrition, herbs, homeopathy and light therapy. This book has been useful to support successful self-healing, as well as being a useful reference guide for caregivers, healers and holistic physicians.
Why Santa Shared His Soul
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A very heartwarming Christmas story to tell your kids when they want to know why you're buying them presents instead of Santa.
Discovering Celtic Christianity - Its Roots, Relationships, and Relevance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / History
Perfect for those who love to travel, this book brings to life the Celtic saints and the sites where Christianity blossomed through exciting narrative, tells about the Celtic Way and how such people as Patrick, David, Hilda,Aidan, and Columba (Iona)practiced it in Ireland and the British Isles, and indicates how people today have received great spiritual inspiration from the Celtic Way.