The Case of the Jade Jewelry: A 15-Minute Brodericks Mystery
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Brodericks Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures
“In China, it is very important to give a young girl jade. A family will even go into debt to get a very good piece of jade jewelry. But often they don’t have to buy a bracelet. Jade is passed down from generation to generation, just like my bracelet was passed down to me.” The Brodericks could tell that the jade was important to Shing Lee. But why wouldn’t the shop keeper return her bracelet?
An Undersea Book Of Hours
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a humorous, and colorful collection of poems about the oceans around the Philippines in the form of a book of hours. 80% of the proceeds from this book will go to organizations working to preserve the wildlife of these regions.
The Whisperer of Bubbly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,190. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A selection of short stories, poems and ditties. Seven stories thirty poems and sixteen ditties giving an insight into what a young woman hoped and thought life in England should or could have been.
Matthew Alexander Henson: The First Man to Reach the North Pole
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Matthew Henson was born in Maryland in 1866. As a boy he worked as a sharecropper. A sharecropper is a farmer, but they don't own the land they farm. They grow the food, then they share their crop with the landowner. Matthew's parents died when he when he was young. Matthew didn’t want to be a farmer, so he ran away to sail the seas. Find out how this choice led him to discover the North Pole.
The Mysterious Hands at Gargas: A Strange But True 15-Minute Tale
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Strange But True Tales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Europe
It was 1887 in southern France. A man was exploring the hills near the town of Saint-Gaudens. He was in an area with lots of caves nestled into the soft rock and steep cliffs. Suddenly he came upon an opening in the rock. He pushed aside the bush covering the hole and looked into a long tunnel. What did he find in the cave that has mystified scientists to this day? Explore the Gargas Cave!
The Heroes of Harbin IV: A Short Military Sci-Fi Sendup
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Send-up (noun): A humorous parody. P'uy (noun): A vicious alien race with too many legs and teeth and not enough heads. Varger: (noun): An alien species bearing a striking resemblance to pink jello. Subaltern Flint (noun): A very junior officer who never meant to start anything... On Harbin IV, it's better to be lucky than good.
Voidhawk - Lost Soul
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Series: Voidhawk, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,910. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by Novel Concept Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The new Empress of the elves and thought the only thing standing in the way of prosperity for the reunited Elven Empire until an old enemy emerges from the past. Beset by potential foes from every angle and unsure of who they can trust, the crew of the Voidhawk is near the end of their luck. Outnumbered, even the greatest sacrifice may not be enough to keep the void safe and return what was lost.
Irka, Tankya and Hotel
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Two girls for the same reason (love) are in the same hotel in Turkey. They are about to experience an amazing love adventures and to have fun. Hotel, a backdrop of their love stories, lives it's own life. It is full of the usual, but after a closer look a very unusual people. Girls go through the trials of love, and come out of them unbroken
Trophy Hunting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by D. M. Kreg. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Three stories by Sue Star that demonstrate that trophies can be collected in a lot of different ways. The stories: Trophy Wife: Even money can't buy the right trophy wife. Missing Polly: They both wanted to kill him, then somebody did. The Feds They'll Be A'Comin': Homespun law works just fine.
When Tomorrow Doesn't Come
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Ashley Fletcher is a ruthless immortal with the power to tear the world apart, both mentally and physically. She used to be a loving, bubbly girl without a care in the world. The few people who know why she changed are too scared of her to breathe a word about it. When Daniel King is granted immortality, he is asked for one thing in return: to tame Ashley.
Busy Woman Simplified
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Short Story Press Presents Busy Woman Simplified by Lindsey Krebs Busy Woman Simplified, Meredith, is like so many other women in the world today. As women of today, we try to have it all. From a good job, well kept home, and productive family life, women are busier now than ever before as they strive to make everything perfect.
Fatal Decision
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Series: Jack Sanders, Book 1. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 93,500. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
What Jack knows every world government agency wants. The CIA, MI6, Mossad, and the deadly Russian SVR are hunting Jack Sanders. The CIA tries to assassinate him. Foreign powers try to kidnap him for their own gain.The chase begins.
So Wonderful as Want
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Dinah's childhood dream of marrying well seems doomed until she meets an ambitious land developer who’s interested in more than her land. Her dream within reach, she now must choose between a man who can make her dream come true, or a man who’s been there for every joy, every sorrow in her life. She foolishly chooses the dream, embarking on a life of luxury that never quite satisfies her want.
Brittany and Her Magic Glasses
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You set the price! Words: 22,340. Language: American English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion
Brittany is a typical eighth grader who has all the usual problems of teens. She attends church regularly and considers herself a Christian, but has a lot of issues that youth don't recognize as faults. When she comes face to face (really) with her conscience, she sees how far she needs to improve. Follow her through the last four months of junior high school as she leads others to know Salvation.
Minder
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 47,200. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Aurora Valente is an average teenager...except for a disturbing tendency to purr and chase the wildlife.
High Crimes and Mr. Wieners
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Price: Free! Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When a local kid's TV show personality and his seven trained dachshunds get kicked to the curb in favor of generic PBS programming, the discovery of a hotdog-man suit in a fast food dumpster leads to a new career as a costumed crime fighter (hey, dogs have to eat). And will the lady in his life discover his secret? Okay, let's admit it - there is no lady in his life - just lots of mooched wifi.
Jersey Devil: The Cursed Unfortunate
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 90,520. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Don’t go into the woods at night straying too close to moonlit pools, for there the devil lurks…waiting.
Colony in Peril
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 67,380. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Betrayal of trust brings danger in space and near-certain massacre on-world should the Commandos fail to conquer almost insurmountable odds.
Jesslynn (Vampire Morsels)
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Series: Vampire Morsels, Book 10 · Amaranthine Freebies, Book 12. Price: Free! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Short Story. Not for children. Part of a collection called Vampire Morsels about vampires from the Amaranthine universe. When Jesslynn's baby gets sick, she sees only way to save him; by discovering whatever dark ritual keeps their neighbor, Jorick, healthy and eternally young. She gets more than she bargained for.
The Monday Rebellion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Monday’s Child may be fair of face, but in this humorous off the wall fantasy, he’s also a rebel who wants the other days of the week to join him in the ultimate revolution.