Life Will Get You in the End: Short Stories by David Satterlee
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 32,560. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Short stories by David Satterlee. “[His writing is] humorous, bold, and adventurous all at once … channeled through a facility for language and the music of words.” Each story is short and sweet – or sometimes bittersweet – or just thought-provoking. There is often a surprise concluding twist that will "get you in the end." Very human stories explore the extremes of life, loss, and love.
Cipriano, el vampiro vegetariano
Price: Free! Words: 25,620. Language: Spanish. Published: September 22, 2013 by Fernando Trujillo. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Irene y Sofía son dos hermanas que viven en un pequeño pueblo de Madrid. Un día, un niño alemán y su tío, un gigante pelirrojo, vienen a vivir a una vieja torre que hay junto a las pistas de baloncesto. Las dos niñas se hacen amigas de Cipriano, el nuevo y misterioso vecino. Pronto descubren que su amigo no es un niño normal, si no que se trata de ¡Un vampiro! ¡Arrggggh! y encima es vegetariano.
Badgers: Ready For a Fight: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
A badger is an animal. It looks like a cross between a skunk and a dog. They have 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. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
The Extraordinary Emu: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
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). Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Basketball Warriors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,800. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Basketball
Basketball is a game for boys, and when you are a boy it’s hard to get enough of it. There are only six of us on this year’s team, but six is enough. We’re one year older and one year wiser. Follow along with us on our bumpy ride, as we play a little ball, learn a few techniques, and come together as a team. Win or lose we’ll give ‘em heck, as we make our quest for the championship ring.
Elephant Seals: Mountains of Blubber: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Elephant seals are huge animals that live part of their life on land. When I say they are huge, I mean huge. The male elephant seal can grow to be up to 16 feet (4.9 metres) long. They can weigh 6,600 pounds (3000 kilograms)! An average car weighs about 3,000 pounds (1360 kilograms). That means a male elephant seal can weigh more than two cars! That is big! Educational Versions have CCSS activitie
Feedback: Friend or Foe?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consulting, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
Feedback is an essential element in the quest for growth and development. Daytime Emmy Award winner and the man known as The Host with the Most™ Todd Newton introduces you to the art of giving and receiving feedback that will contribute to your overall success in business, relationships, and life.
The Amazing Echidna: Puggles in Pouches: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Echidnas are animals that have spiny hairs all over their body. This makes them look like a hedgehog or a porcupine. Echidnas are also covered in fur. Depending on where they live, some are furrier than others. They can vary in color from very light brown to red-brown and right through to black. Did you know the spines are really hairs? They are just very large and strong hairs Has CCSS activitie
Best Tips And Tricks For Soap Making Time Honored Soap Making Techniques
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by Pamphlet Book. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
It’s interesting to note that there have been many healthy human populations throughout our history, even long before the advent of antibacterial soap.
Kangaroos: Australian Hoppers: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Kangaroos, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The kangaroo is a marsupial. A marsupial is an animal that lives in its mother’s pouch after being born. Kangaroos are often called roos for short. The kangaroo has two large back feet. It uses these feet to hop or jump around. The kangaroo also has two smaller front feet. It uses these feet much like we use our hands and arms. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Komodo Dragons: The Biggest Lizard in the World: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The Komodo dragon is the biggest lizard in the world. In fact, a Komodo dragon can grow to be 10 feet (3 metres) long. If a full-grown man laid down next to a Komodo dragon, the dragon would be a lot bigger than the man! The Komodo dragon can weigh up to 360 pounds (163 kilograms). That is as much as two average men weigh! Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Armadillos: Animals That Wear Armor: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
How would you like to live your life in a suit of armor? That is what an armadillo does. An armadillo is an animal that is covered in armor. It has bony plates around its body to protect it. The plates are hard, like a turtle's shell. The armadillo looks a bit like an anteater. That’s because it is a cousin of the anteater. Armadillos have very long noses. Educational Versions have CCSS activities
Giraffes: Long-Necked Wonders: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Giraffes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The giraffe is that tallest animal alive today. A male giraffe can be over 18 feet (5.5 metres) tall. That's taller than a two-story house! Giraffes look a bit like a horse with a stretched out neck and stretched out legs. They have long skinny legs and a very long neck. Their front legs are longer than their back legs. That is why their backs slope down toward their rump. Has CCSS activities.
Beavers: Gnawers of the Northern Woods: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
How would you like to eat part of your house for food during the winter? Well that's just what some beavers do. Beavers are animals that live in the water. They spend most of their time there, even though they are mammals. That means they breathe air, so part of the time they are also on land. Beavers live in the water because it is safer for them. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Sea Dragons: Animals in Disguise: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Sea dragons are among the weirdest animals in the sea. They look like sea plants with a snout. They have a long nose at the front of their head, but that is the only part that looks like an animal. Their body is round and lumpy, and sticking out from everywhere are growths. These growths make the sea dragon look like it is covered with leaves or twigs. Find out more. Has CCSS activities.
Sea Stars: Stars of the Sea: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Sea stars are strange animals. They crawl along the sea floor on their spiny arms. Sea stars used to be called starfish. But they are not fish. That is why their name has now been changed to sea stars. A lot of people think sea stars only have five arms. Lots of them do. But they can have as few as four arms and as many as 18. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Barnacles: Hated Squatters of the Sea: Educational
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
A barnacle is an animal that lives in the sea. Many people don't think of a barnacle as an animal. That's because they never see it. The animal is hidden inside a shell. A barnacle has a round body. It also has six pairs of legs. That's twelve legs! But it doesn't use its legs for walking. It uses them to eat with. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Salvation Through Jesus Christ.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Evangelism
This book, SALVATION THROUGH JESUS CHRIST is written with the simplest form of English for easy comprehension by the teens and adults of different academic level. It offers proven timeless principles that guarantee salvation when applied effectively. Also found in this book are prophetic warnings to all the false prophets and other men of God, rulers of the world, rules for divine worship of God.
Reindeer: Nomads of the North: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Deer, Moose & Caribou, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
A reindeer is a fur covered animal. Reindeer look like the animals that are said to pull Santa’s sleigh, but they don’t have shiny noses, and they can’t fly! Reindeer are often called caribou. In some parts of the world they are called reindeer. In other parts they are called caribou. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Random Poems of Cat Hartliebe
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A random collection of poetry for free reading. There are 22 "normal poems", as normal as poetry can get, anyway. There are also two short story poems; read them with a lyrical lit. Since, I always felt they were more poetry than writing, they are included in here. I hope you have a wonderful time reading.