Hospitality Management Series: The Quest for Remarkable Service
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Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / hospitality, travel & tourism
A description of the necessary organizational building blocks for your hospitality operation to consistently deliver high levels of customer service. Though originally written for the private club industry, the concepts contained in this book apply just as much to any hospitality operation - hotels, resorts, and restaurants.
OBITUARIES - 40 Death Notices Beyond the Pale
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
We're all slouching toward the Inevitable - a.k.a. the Big Sleep, the Big Chill, the Big Plotz, the Final Upload. These 40 Obituaries are unlike any death notices you'll ever see, but that's the point, to have a few laughs and maybe even some insights into something we can't do anything about. And you'll get to meet Death who says there's no reason to be scared of him and none of it is persona
Forecasting Crashes of the Stock Market
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks
The stock market can crash whether or not a bubble exists. A showcase was the smackdown of 2011 which cropped up in tune with the long-range pattern of flops but otherwise without any good reason. On a positive note, the sequence of bombshells appeared to be on track, thus setting the stage for the next blowup sometime around 2017 in tune with the ongoing cascade of flaps.
Spray Em' Up
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Price: Free! Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Screenplays » Action Adventure
Terrorists Come To the Ghetto...And only One Man Can Stop them!
My Dream about Mark
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Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This biographical short story reviews a dream I had about a friend, Mark, shortly after he died. It was my only experience with a ghostly visitation, if that's what it was. Judge for yourself.
La púrpura negra
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,620. Language: Spanish. Published: May 13, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
LA PÚRPURA NEGRA es un apasionante thriller de misterio que aúna de manera admirable entretenimiento y calidad literaria, profundidad ideológica e interés creciente hasta su espectacular desenlace.
Stop Simpin- Why Men Don't Need Finance to Get Romance
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Series: The Simp Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
The media tells a man he needs money to get women. But a man doesn't need finance to get romance.
Cover of Darkness Mar. 2012
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012 by Sam's Dot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The March 2012, which is released in May, features Corie Ralston, Will Millar, Lee Clark Zumpe, Joanna Parypinski, Shirley Valencia, and many others. The cover art is Red Dawn by newcomer Lindsey Archer. You'll like what we've done with the place. Cover of Darkness: We do horror right!
After the Fall
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Years ago, as a young man, Daedalus lost Icarus, his son to the God Apollo. Now the child of his old age threatens to take wing. What will a father do to keep his son safe? Includes Short Story: Coyotes Cats and Other Creatures.
Absolute Beginner's Guide to Hiragana (With an Introduction to Grammar and Kanji)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: American English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
This handy guidebook offers an integrated, communicative approach to writing and reading hiragana script, the entry point to the Japanese language. The condensed Smashwords edition provides step-by-step explanations of 46 basic characters and scores of derivatives, plus grammar lessons, an introduction to kanji, and two practice tests to consolidate learning.
Elder
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Price: Free! Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The struggle of an old man to find redemption. Set in a post war pseudo-utopia. A world that no longer recognizes the beliefs that he fought for as being valid, and worse find them against the basic structure of a new society. Hunted by those who wish to use him, and his former life, as a pawn for corrupt political gain. He must face the evil he once did, in the name of people who forgot history.
Spring-heeled Jack and the President's Ring
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Series: The Magnetron Chronicles, Volume 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
In this second novelette in the Magnetron Chronicles series, Phineas Magnetron and the Hogalum Society investigate the disappearance of President Grant's West Point ring. Their investigation becomes intertwined with the mystery of Spring-heeled Jack, the shadowy terror of England, leading them from Calais to London, and back to America for a bizarre encounter with the notorious General Southwick.
The Science Reporter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short stories by sci-fi author, Rod Martin. The first four deal with a science reporter and his amazing reports that turn the Federal Science Bureau on its head. Each one brings him closer to being fired for reports that could in no way be called "scientific". The final three move away from the reporter into metaphysical fiction. And his "How to Build a Starcruiser" was born from this collection.
Endless Miles
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Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012 by Sabledrake Enterprises. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
"How can a guy have driven a hundred thousand miles by the time he turns twenty-one, and never leave the same town?" T.J. Lawton keeps asking himself that question until one desert night when everything changes.
Caroline: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
He met her at the grocery store - piece by piece.
Chronicle December 26, 2011 - April 29, 2012
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Price: Free! Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The Writer's diary i wrote between December 26, 2011 and April 29, 2012. 36 pages in almost American, and a bit in french. I start today Chronicle ( May 13, 2012 - ?? ?? ?? :) Enjoy !
Blood Moon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,140. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
This is the second book in The Immortal Chronicles series. Moving past the recent events in Bloodlust, Lucas has enhanced his abilities. Although he still does not know the whole truth of his origin or his past, he is moving towards a head on collision with forces he never met before.
Single-mom in the Hood
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This powerful epic details what's it like to be black in America. Through pain, love, and forgiveness learn something of what black Americans go through every day. Spiritually written to penetrate the heart and mind, this ebook is for those seeking wisdom, knowledge, and understanding of the past, present, and future.
Leopard's Kin
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Series: The Aquarian Era Tales, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 128,200. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
Lori Pate is learning how to cope with the loss of her husband and make a living as a horse trainer when the cats on her farm start doing some fairly unusual things. And when her hair starts turning gray at the age of 21, a cougar shows up on the farm, and a Native Canadian stranger enters the picture shortly thereafter, Lori gets the sinking feeling her world is turning upside-down.
The Chicken Whisperer
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Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012 by 5minutefiction.co.uk. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story regarding one special boy and his affinity with nature.