Hocus Pocus Bogus P.O.T.U.S: The Myth of the American Gentle Kingdom
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 76,940. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
As Rey Maxwell started another unexceptional day on the assembly line at Pipestone Metals little did he expect he would soon be the top fugitive on both the FBI and CIA Most Wanted lists. In his wildest dreams he never expected to fill the most powerful executive position in the world. So goes the vagaries of American politics. Nothing and nobody are what they seem.
The 30 Day Novel: First Pages
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Your first few pages -- really, your first few paragraphs! -- must do three things. Hook the reader, created reader identification, and convince the reader to suspend disbelief. Miss any one of these, and your reader will simply put the book down. This book shows you exactly how to do each of these three critical tasks.
Ready Reference Treatise: Herzog
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 10 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 31. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
In his book Herzog, Saul Bellow has presented the account which is believed to be autobiographical. Some critics believe that we can find a lot about Saul Bellow’s personal life from his book “Herzog.”
Sunlit Nightmares
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A collection of four short stories by horror author Rebecca Carter that focus on the human monster.
Baby Wipes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.50 from 4 reviews)
William, a Chicago suburbanite living in the not-so-far future, suddenly finds himself dead. When he recovers, Chicago is gone, leaving only open prairie and an alien offering him a baby wipe to clean his face. This would be hard enough for anyone to deal with, but there's much more...
Passage West
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,010. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
On a wagon train heading West, a mysterious gunman, Rourke, is hired to protect the train from the many dangers they will face. Abby Market must be the son her father never had, and the mother her family lost. But on this perilous journey, she becomes a woman in Rourke's arms. These two survive disease, disaster and deception, only to face the most painful trial of their lives.
September's Dream
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,830. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
September Malloy leaves her home in San Francisco to travel to the gold fields of Alaska in search of her father. There September captures the heart of Jason Conroy, and persuades him to take her along on his danger-filled trek during the roughest part of the winter. In this wilderness they find passion and peril. But until September can find the object of her search, love must wait.
Destiny's Daughter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,830. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Steamy New Orleans beckons convent-bred Annalisa Montgomery to find the mother she never knew. There, she inherits a house of pleasure, along with its inhabitants, and is drawn into a web of corruption and intrigue. But the most dangerous mystery of all is Chase, a handsome gambler bewitched by the beautiful Annalisa. Can he keep Annalisa safe while continuing his own dangerous pursuits?
Nevada Nights
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,050. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Cameron McCormick is summoned from her convent home in Canada by her father in rough-and-tumble Virginia City, Nevada. There she finds herself plunged into a family full of mystery and deceit. She also finds an ally in the man she once knew as Michael, who now calls himself Colt. But can a mysterious gunman be trusted with her life, and with her heart?
Roger Pringle Kirk and the Alberta Winner Furnace
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,470. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
Coal furnaces were not unique in the early days of the West, but Roger Kirk and his Alberta Winner coal furnace and Kirk's stoker were different. Here we tell fascinating details from our 25 years spent with him.
Elf Publicity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"We've got to roll in thirty minutes. The fat one has scars all over his face. He's no use. That thin one's missing teeth. Make sure he doesn't open his mouth. The one with the missing ear needs a hood, not a hat..." Yeah, the elves don't actually work in that old tree anymore, but they still make the stuff. Besides the tree films better than the factory.
The Rocker
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Two lives were wrapped in love and shared memories. When her husband dies, the old woman sits rocking, remembering the times they spent together, building memories of love and laughter around the old rocking chair. Now she waits patiently for death, to rejoin her beloved. Her days and nights are spent waiting and rocking. The rocker cradles her tenderly, its wood sighs as her time nears.
The Highway One Travel Companion - 7: Marlborough to Guthalungra
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Series: Highway One Travel Companion, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: Australian English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Looking to do more than get from A to B on your Aussie road trip? At over 14,500km, Australia's Highway One is the world's longest national highway and one of the GREAT road trip adventures. In the famous tradition of great Route 66 road trips, travel with the Highway One Travel Companion and its unique "red route" system to see all the best attractions this unforgettable drive has to offer.
Friend Beyond Death
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 183,040. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Friend Beyond Death is a story of identity (lost and found) set against the extraordinary land-scape of northwest Australia’s Kimberley. It is a saga of a seeming irreconcilable conflict of cultures, where a young man may hold the key. Its fascinating exploration of Gadgeri society provides a vivid example of peoples whose culture has enabled them to endure for thousands of years.
A Growing Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
In this collection of poetry, I have tried to capture the true emotion of growing up. With a unique blend of light and dark reflection , I give the reader an insight into my own feelings and growth.
Blue Sky/Red Ice
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Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
(5.00 from 1 review)
Beneath the rain of blood and ice, a lone soul vies for survival. Part of the Psychoscapes anthology.
The Brown House
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,360. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012 by Anchor Group. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
(4.69 from 13 reviews)
Brylee Branson has no choice but to seek help to unlock the secrets of the place she now calls home. But some secrets should never be revealed. Can the teens find a way to release the spirits imprisoned within the walls of her new home? Or will the curse claim them, too? Some secrets should never be revealed...
Air Power and the Ground War in Vietnam: Ideas and Actions - Counterinsurgency, Air Power Theories, Secret Bombing, Supporting Ground Combat Forces, Gunships, Interservice Differences
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,250. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Dr. Mrozek focuses on expectations concerning the impact of airpower on the ground war. He describes some of the actual effects but avoids treatment of some of the most dramatic air actions of the war, such as the bombing of Hanoi. He observes that the application of airpower is influenced by factors far beyond the battlefield.
Rapunzel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
She could be anyone at any place in current time. There are no door-less towers for her, but there are other prisons just as confining. Taught by her dying mother, and living with the promises of a father who never came back, a young girl braids her hair every night so that it can grow.
Thomas, The Friendly Ghost
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
If you enjoy ghost stories, you'll love my true story about ghostly encounters. I had my first supernatural experience when I was ten years old. I've seen apparitions and felt the presence of ghosts many times.