The First Vampire
Price: Free! Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Queen Liluri was in love. Not with her husband, King Manuzi, but with a servant of the castle, Thaddeus. And he loved her. Their love brought two magical daughters into the world, and now Queen Liluri is sentenced to die. Liluri must do what is necessary to protect her daughters and ensure that she and Thaddeus will be together again. Queen Liluri must create the first vampire.
Georgetown at the Turn of the Millennium
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
Georgetown is located 35 miles north of the City of Boston. It is in Essex County and has a number of historical seventeenth century neighbors. Unlike its neighbors, Georgetown has its own K-12 public school system, and is the home of "Erie Four," the oldest still operating privately owned fire company in the United States, funded primarily by donations. These are some of its citizens' stories.
Noonan's European Blog
Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: Australian English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
On their six month trip through Europe, the Noonans posted a series of monthly blogs back home to Australia. Everyone back home said they were a very entertaining read, so here they are for you all to enjoy.
The Christmas Flyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,530. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
The Christmas Flyer is the story of a young boy's Christmas and his growing doubts about Christmas traditions. During this special Christmas season, an unexpected gift quiets those doubts and becomes a life long memory.
Thanksgiving - A Tale of Salvation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,700. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
What would you do if you were in a situation where if you told the truth you would be guaranteed a bed in a psych ward? What would you do if your son was on front line of the battle ground of a war that was waging your own home? Take a journey with Elaine Reeves as she travels from being an innocent happy child to a troubled adult who is being pulled into the pit of hell.
Furthermore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,720. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Seventeen original stories take you on a journey through worlds here and beyond. From the depths of the earth to the embrace of the sea, your favorite series continue. Prequels, alternative views, and new scenes give readers a chance to experience more than originally told. Including stories from Rebekah Campbell, David Estes, Amber Garr, Karen Amanda Hooper, Stephanie Judice, and Leigh Michael.
The Isk Rider of Bazuur
Price: Free! Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A strange black-garbed marauder plagues the folk of the pavilion city of Bazuur. A treasure-seeking drifter falls afoul of the menace and launches himself on a quixotic mission to end the villain’s depredations, especially in light of the sizeable kickbacks offered by the city guard for the capture of the brigand.
The Amazing Echidna: Puggles In Pouches
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Chapter Books
Echidnas have spiny hairs all over their body. This makes them look like 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 that the spines are really hairs? They are just very large and strong hairs. Find out more about the amazing echidna!
Easy Street
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,280. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Just when you think you've got it made... On Easy Street, nothing is as it seems, from the eager-to-please strippers who work at The Limit, to the famous Reverend with a murky past, to the local thug with an itchy trigger finger and an axe to grind. When old friend Cherry Delight disappears, Paul Doyle knows a bad case when he sees one...and taking this one might be the last mistake he ever makes.
Kangaroos: Australian Hoppers
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Kangaroos, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Chapter 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. Learn more about this amazing animal in this fun, fact-filled book.
The Extraordinary Emu
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Chapter 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). Find out more about this extraordinary animal!
Unconditional Surrender: The Faith Factor Series
Series: The Faith Factor. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,270. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
What does it take to be a Christian? In this volume's twenty-three chapters we look at what it costs to be a disciple of Christ Jesus. Some of the chapters are: Then There Was Silence; Teaching in Parables; The Cost of Discipleship; On the Cross; Many Called Few Chosen; A Contrary Statement; Though and Yet: and Unconditional Surrender.
I Am An Ostrich, Don't You Know
Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
"Well hello there. My name is like, Val. I’m, like, an ostrich, ya know. But I bet you knew that. You’re a smart one, you are. But even if you’re smart, I’m a lot smarter. And I’m better looking. Don’t I look just grand?" Meet Val, the vain ostrich, and let her tell you all about her life and what it is like to be an ostrich growing up in Africa. Ages 7 to 10.
Testimonies of The Youth: From Around The World
Price: Free! Words: 13,780. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Youth
Testimonies of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (also known as Mormons), ages 12-19. If you were ever curious about our beliefs, this is an enlightening, informal, heartfelt resource straight from teens. Some testimonies are conversion stories, while others are simple declarations of faith. This is meant for anyone read.
Is it Just Me or is Everything in Crisis?
Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The BBC, Greece, the Church of England, ash trees... It's impossible to pick up a newspaper these days without reading about something or other being "in crisis". Soon it's going to be impossible to pick up a newspaper. Is it just me or is everything in crisis?
Odin's Gift
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The gods can be generous with their gifts, but they will choose who gets them and who doesn’t. And sometimes the gift belongs to the person you would least expect.
Sea Creatures Book #2: A Set Of Seven 15-Minute Books
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Chapter Books
BUY SETS AND SAVE! 7 BOOKS FOR THE PRICE OF 5. This is a set of 7 of our popular 15-Minute Books. It contains the full text from the individual books: "Sharks: Chompers of the Sea", "Sea Otters: Clowns of the Sea", "Frogfish: The Weirdest Fish in the Sea", "Whales: Giants of the Deep", "Barnacles: Hated Squatters of the Sea", "Sea Stars: Stars of the Sea", "Elephant Seals: Mountains of Blubber".
The Complete Guide to Triathlon Swimming
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,960. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Triathalon, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
Inside this complete guide, top triathlon swim coach Kevin Koskella shows you how to automatically accomplish more by employing the proper swimming methods and techniques. The book dispels the myths about swimming that may be holding you hostage. You'll swim with much more ease and retain the energy needed for the other two legs of the race- and to have a faster, more enjoyable triathlon.
Happier Than A Billionaire: The Sequel
Series: Happier Than A Billionaire, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Happier Than A Billionaire: The Sequel continues the journey of one couple’s adventures in Costa Rica. Follow the author and her husband as they move to the beach to build their dream home. Although the seafood is fresh and the sunsets are golden, it doesn’t take long for Nadine to find that this process won’t come easy, even when living in one of the prettiest places on earth.
Understanding Marx: Class Struggle
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Many of Karl Marx's social and economic theories have the concept of class struggle at their core. This essay length guide examines Marx's concept of class struggle, and explains its role in the revolutionary process. Topics covered include a definition of class, the dialectic development of society, and the formation of the capitalist state, and the classless society.