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Price: $1.99 USD. Approx. 15,490 words. Language: English. Published on October 24, 2011 by Outlier Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General.
Earth has been void of men, women, and children for over 3 millennia. Alien supplicants visit the shrines dedicated to the histories and memories of the race they destroyed. Humans were an interesting race, almost obscene with their intense emotions and constant disregard for authority. But now they are safely sealed in the dioramas of historical enactments. Or are they?
Price: $1.00 USD. Approx. 25,920 words. Language: English. Published on October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography.
This contains 250 anecdotes, including this one: When he was a small boy, Quaker artist Benjamin West made brushes out of hairs from his family’s pet cat, but he had to stop doing this after his father noticed that the cat looked as if it had been severely attacked by moths.
Series: Ghosts of Angels, First of 3. Price: Free! Approx. 113,850 words. Language: English. Published on October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy.
How could anyone ever know she would be here? Only through a strange series of events was Jessie here at all… lost on an alien spaceship because she stowed away on another spaceship… impossible. And yet, here was an alien, on an alien spaceship, who’s been waiting hundreds of years for her to show up… and he even had a gift for her!
Price: Free! Approx. 11,100 words. Language: English. Published on October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western.
Here is the first person narrative of Homer Bolton. Follow Homer as he starts out on his father's cattle ranch, then becomes a Deputy in Broken Hearts before becoming the first Sheriff of Duncan Flats. It is meant to be a light read and should take about 60 minutes.
Price: $4.76 USD. Approx. 77,030 words. Language: English. Published on October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American.
Based on a TRUE story Finally, she speaks … After three hundred years of silence, Virginia’s only convicted witch finally speaks! And the story she tells varies substantially from the rumors and wild speculation that have passed for truth concerning Grace Sherwood’s famous 1703 witchcraft trial.
Price: Free! Approx. 6,550 words. Language: English. Published on October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author.
Summary: A 5000-word mini collection for animal lovers by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. She will work at developing more stories with the subject of "animal rights" in mind. * * * Genre: Flash Fiction | 5,000 words * * * By author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott.
Price: $9.98 USD. Approx. 31,900 words. Language: English. Published on October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching.
To perform at your best in your sport, you need a winning attitude and an unshakeable confidence in your ability to do what it take when the pressure is on. In this book, you are given the necessary research-validated sports psychology information and tools so that you can harness your anxieties, focus on you desired outcome, rehearse your performance and then go do what you have rehearsed.
Price: Free! Approx. 2,270 words. Language: English. Published on October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry.
Summary: A 1000-word dragon-themed mini poetry collection by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. "Piety" is the prototype for Jess’s London Underground Trilogy (forthcoming dragon-themed urban fantasy series; 2012). * * * Genre: Poetry | 1,000 words * * * By author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott.
Price: Free! Approx. 4,750 words. Language: English. Published on October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American.
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In the seventies a metal shop just south of Los Angeles received an order for one stainless steel coffin with a glass lid, but that wasn't the unusual part.