The Sword of Sighs
Price: Free! Words: 53,300. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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A young adult fantasy about an American girl who travels to a fantasy world and becomes embroiled in its war against a dark evil.
Jonathan Swift's "A Modern Proposal": A Discussion Guide
Price: Free! Words: 15,350. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This short pamphlet contains Jonathan Swift's "A Modest Proposal" and a few anecdotes about Jonathan Swift. It also includes a number of questions and their answers about Jonathan Swift and "A Modest Proposal."
A Mizrabubble Tale: Book 3- Fart's End
Series: A Mizrabubble Tale. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
With a little help from their newly formed friend, the Fartydude, Bobby and Beryl return to Bubbleland. Is Bobby’s father still alive? Will any jail cell be strong enough to hold the mighty Mizrabubble? Where are the missing Elderubbles? Who and what is the Bones Gang? Will Bubbleland’s Greatest Mystery finally be solved?
Survival Skills for School: Successful Study Techniques
Series: Survival Skills for School. Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
Survival Skills for School: Successful Study Techniques outlines specific, easy-to-follow strategies that help students learn how to study effectively. A Harvard graduate and National Merit Finalist, author Catherine O’Gorman provides concrete, effective suggestions distilled from her years as an elite private tutor.
Beacon - Part IV
Series: Beacon Saga Serial, IV. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,020. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
What should have been a triumphant homecoming becomes utter chaos. Abandoned by their friends, and assaulted by unknown forces, the scouts must play a dangerous cat and mouse game through Beacon’s mysterious third layer. They will uncover many secrets. But the most shocking will be what’s happened in orbit while they’ve been gone.
GARLIC: A YA 4th of July Story
Price: Free! Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
"The Night Ranger" is just that: a ranger at national parks. But Serena's onto his game. She plans a final stand against this undercover vampire in Mount Jubilee National Park on the busiest camping weekend of the year: the 4th of July. With her is another vampire hunter, Grady. Posing as campers, Serena and Grady intend to stop the Night Ranger, once and for all.
Cursed Soldier
Price: Free! Words: 102,420. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Benjamin is a cursed Confederate soldier still alive 150 years after the Battle of Gettysburg searching for a way to break his curse. He meets Alexandria, a tour guide at Gettysburg. Is she the key to his problem or will he accept his curse?
Five by Five 2 No Surrender
Series: Five by Five Military Science Fiction, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,560. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Five short novels by five masters of military science fiction. It’s a war out there. In these pulse-pounding tales, the best (or worst) soldiers in the galaxy are pitted against powerful aliens on distant battlefields. Never before published stories about monsters, deadly combat tech, treachery, and honor by William C. Dietz, Kevin J. Anderson, Brad R. Torgersen, R. M. Meluch and Aaron Allston.
Once in a Blue Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies, Fiction » Inspirational
A small collection of three short stories: (1) Of Sand and Castles - Two brothers in medieval times, one born to be a soldier, the other a dreamer (2) The Mother's Day Gift - A little boy tries to get his mother a gift on the special day (3) Once in a Blue Moon - The title story, an enchanting fairytale. Rainbow, a goddess, is disillusioned by the unfairness of love and is determined to fix it
The Dogwood Tree
Price: Free! Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Mayenta has once again returned to the land with no recollection of where she had gone. All she knew was, every time she returned to the vale, she returned lying in the same spot underneath a dogwood tree growing high upon Honor Mountain--and, as usual, she returned naked. What did it mean that she left Paigorya without warning? Where did she go? WHY did she go? And, most importantly, who was she?
Legends & Dreams & Reality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This collection covers the gold prospecting from the Old 49er to the modern-day gold seekers of today. I hope everyone enjoys readying and reminiscing their own days of glory when searching for gold, be it in the real world or only in your dreams!
Netwalk: Expanded Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,310. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
The death of Melanie Landreth's oppressive grandmother Sarah Stephens creates a political power vacuum. Melanie's mother Diana fights for political control, Melanie discovers a new technology, NETWALK, and learns about the mysterious device it was designed to control. What alliances can Melanie trust? What is Gizmo? How can she best protect the things most important to her in an uncertain future?
Noah's Ark: Survivors
Series: Noah's Ark, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 81,130. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Shelfless Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
May 1st 2014, Earth is scorched by a stray asteroid, wiping out almost all life. Almost, but not quite. Three thousand souls aboard a cruise ship are spared by a freak of nature. Their limited resources mean staying alive will be a struggle. With the threat of mutiny ever present, can First Officer Jake Noah rise to the challenge and lead his crew and their passengers on a quest to safety?
The Second Mango
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 46,730. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Torquere Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
It's hard to find a girlfriend when you don't know any other lesbians, so the young, nerdy Queen Shulamit hires the legendary warrior Rivka to take her around the kingdom on the back of her dragon in search of other girls like her. But the simple quest quickly turns into a rescue mission when they discover a temple full of women turned to stone by an evil sorcerer.
Not Your Mother' Book...On Being a Parent
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Publishing Syndicate. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
The joy of sex! In most cases, parenthood starts with the above headlined activity. NYMB...On Being a Parent features 68 funny stories about the adventures and misadventures of being a parent. The stories begin with conception and end with kids becoming a parent to their parents. Every story in between will make you laugh out loud as you relive your many parental moments, joyous as they may be.
Survival Skills for School: Test-Taking Skills and Strategies
Series: Survival Skills for School. Price: Free! Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
Survival Skills for School: Test-Taking Skills and Strategies outlines specific, easy-to-follow strategies that help students ace exams and achieve academic success. A Harvard graduate and National Merit Finalist, author Catherine O’Gorman provides concrete, effective suggestions distilled from her years as an elite private tutor.
Albemarle Affair
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 82,890. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
When Corky Middleton thinks she may have found her birth mother, she hires Foster & Hall to investigate. Wow, does she open a can of worms!
Retaliation: A Novel
Series: Retaliation. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
An American Library Association, Top 10 Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers, Retaliation tells the story of 17 year old, Tashera Odom who is brutally attacked by people she doesn't know. Everyone in the community, school, and even her family wants to retaliate. But does she? Retaliation exposes how one act of violence can impact an entire group of people.
Fifty Ways to Teach Vocabulary: Tips for ESL/EFL Teachers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
ESL/EFL learners need to know a great many words to read, write, listen, or speak with ease. Students learn the most easily when they are interested and having fun. Games and activities that engage students, whether they are adults or children, will help them create stronger memories and store these memories for longer. This book provides 50 tips to help students learn and remember vocabulary.
Inside Central: A Student Perspective for Parents
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Our goal in writing this “high school improvement” book is to give you insight and helpful advice in dealing with the potential issues your child will face during his or her time here. Ultimately, each chapter will pose—and attempt to resolve—some unique question regarding its respective topic, a question that is unaware to most incoming high school parents yet bound to be encountered.