14 Fun Facts About Eclipses: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Eclipses have amazed and terrified people for thousands of years. The sky grows dark. Daytime animals go to sleep and nocturnal animals wake up. Roosters crow and cows come in for milking. The sun is slowly covered by some mysterious object. Sometimes it is blocked out completely. What had the people done wrong? Would the sun ever come back? The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
14 Fun Facts About the Eiffel Tower: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Europe, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
It towers over the Paris skyline. The Eiffel Tower has a storied past and has served its city well as a worldwide ambassador. How much do you know about it? Find out: What is the Eiffel Tower’s nickname? How many pieces of iron make up the Eiffel Tower? Why was the Tower built? How many women’s names are on the Tower? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standard
14 Fun Facts About the Sphinx: Educational Versions
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Africa, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The Great Sphinx is one of the most recognized statues in the world. It is also one of the largest, being almost as big as a football field! The statue is about 240 feet (73 meters) long and 20 feet (six meters) wide. It stands 65 feet (19.8 meters) tall. Many mysteries still surround the sphinx. Learn more in this book. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Stan
14 Fun Facts About the Statue of Liberty: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 19th Century, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
She stands in New York Harbor, lifting her light to the world. The Statue of Liberty is a symbol of the US. How much do you know? What is the Statue of Liberty’s real name? What was the Statue of Liberty originally used for? What was the first part of the Statue to be finished? Which is taller, the statue or the pedestal? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum St
History of the Joint Chiefs of Staff - Volume VI: The Joint Chiefs of Staff and National Policy 1955-1956 - Eisenhower Cold War New Look Strategic Plans, Missiles, Suez Canal, Taiwan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,250. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Volume VI is primarily concerned with the way the Joint Chiefs of Staff sought to "fine tune" the New Look through strategic plans, the force levels to support them, and allocation of responsibility among the military services for developing and operating the new weapons systems. This turned out to be a contentious process owing to interservice disagreement.
The Woman on the Other side of the Hill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Inspirational
Whether you feel the need for inner strength or want to enjoy a story of everlasting love, these five stories will bring you joy and lift your spirits.
The Runaways
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,570. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Runaways is a fast paced and entertaining novel from the World of Bahu Series, set on a world where magic and unusual gifts exist. Two runaways, one human, one from a sentient race of horses meet and elude capture on their journey to Castle, a vast, sentient structure with a quirky sense of humor.
14 More Absolutely Horrible, Gross, Disgusting Facts About Animals: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
What? You didn’t get enough gross and disgusting things that animals do in that last book? OK, here are some more of the best, or should we say the worst, things that animals do. Find out: What do salamanders do after they shed their skin? How do giraffes clean their noses? How do barnacles eat? What do hippos do with their poop? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core SS.
Delaplaine’s 2014 Long Weekend Guide to Martha’s Vineyard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Bed & Breakfast, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend on Martha’s Vineyard. Explore Edgartown, Aquinnah, Oak Bluffs, Chilmark, the beaches—wherever your trip takes you on the Vineyard. “We had 10 days on Cape Cod, but after a problem with our B&B that forced us to vacate 3 days early, we got this book online and decided to take the ferry over to Martha’s Vineyard."
Anagnorisis (2035)
Series: Still Light, 1:4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
All hearts must break, and so know new life. There comes a time when each person must grasp or reject their fate. This is that time for three very different people, tied by the bonds of time and power, face a decision. Something of each dies, and something new is born. Also, a millennia-long fight using ecosystems as weapons, serial killing for a higher cause and beans excreted by cats.
The Strange Happenings at Marie's Lake
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Mickie McFarlane just wanted to be left alone. He was tired of L.A. Tired of being famous. He was looking forward to a year in the mountains. Just his wife, his dog, and the great outdoors. Mickie had no idea what would happen out there beyond the ridge. He had no idea what he would find in the high country. No one else would believe it either. The events captured from his journal are retold here.
A Week And A Day In The Lives Of Two Angry Young Men
Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(3.77 from 13 reviews)
Story about two young friends/rivals who haven't seen eachother for some time, meet up again to reminisce about the past and to take part in a local cooking competion. Unknown to one though, hatred and madness has grown within the other. If you read this story, then why not review it. Any review you give it (be it good or bad) is most welcome.
The Eleven
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,100. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Very strange happenings begin when two people get together, and then join with some off-worlders to begin correcting some of the major problems in the world.
The Otherworld Mage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,850. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Otherworld Mage is the first book in the World of Bahu series, set in a world where both magic and gifts exist, sometimes in the same person. This is a fast paced and entertaining journey of a woman forced to cope with a new world and unimaginable powers.
14 Fun Facts About the White House: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 19th Century, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
It is the house where the American President lives, and a symbol of the U.S. Find out: Who chose the site for the original White House? What was the original name for the White House? Who actually built the White House? How many times has the White House been burned? How many floors does the White House have? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards. Find
Return to Rainbow Rock
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,170. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Marcie Carmody feels broken. Wounded by a disastrous relationship, she limps home to Rainbow Rock to heal. Ryan Fields has never felt so broken, separated from his family and the life he planned, redirected to Rainbow Rock. Little can they know of the wounds and the healing that will alter both their lives.
Consumed by Love - A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Consumed by Love" is the story of a couple who must face one partner's supernatural transformation. This short piece is written in the style of a classic horror story with a dark take on the addictive nature of love. ~ At just over 5,000 words, this fun story is the perfect short diversion from your daily grind.
14 Fun Facts About the Lincoln Memorial: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / United States / Other, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The Lincoln Memorial is one of the most recognized buildings in Washington D.C. It honors a president who is loved by many for trying to bring the North and South back together after the Civil War. As it says: “In this temple, as in the hearts of the people, for whom he saved the Union, the memory of Abraham Lincoln is enshrined forever.” The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
Начала человеческой природы
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,150. Language: Russian. Published: September 20, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Эта книга осмелилась ответить на вечные вопросы мироздания – откуда мы, кто мы, куда мы идем. Она достаточно безумна, чтобы оказаться верной, и достаточно легко написана, чтобы быть понятой. Ее суждения основаны на известных явлениях и научных данных и в то же время ломают многие стереотипы, которыми мы живем. Она говорит, что наше космическое будущее – ложь. Что миллионы и миллиарды внеземных цив
14 Fun Facts About the Washington Monument: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / United States / Other, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The Washington Monument is one of the most recognizable monuments in Washington D.C.. It took over 50 years to build, and it has stood for over 100 years. Find out: How thick are the walls at the base of the monument? Why is the Washington Monument made up of two different colors of marble? What metal was used to cap the Washington Monument? The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.