Save Me, Rip Orion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,260. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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An abandoned house is set aflame. Roscoe stumbles upon evidence that reveals the arsonist’s next target. Evoking his childhood icon, the mighty Rip Orion, Roscoe decides to become the real life version of the superhero and apprehend the pyromaniac. However, the fantasy rapidly unravels when events don’t unfold in classic comic book fashion. To save the world, Roscoe must play the role of villain.
Lily Green
Series: Diamonds, #4. Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: British English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Lily Green is an attractive middle-aged woman struggling with many things; with loneliness, mortality, an awkward teenage daughter, an angry ex-husband and guilt for the way she has lived her life. On a hot summer day, she finally realises that there is a chance to change things; that entire worlds can turn on minor incidents and these events can shift a delightful fantasy into reality.
I Naufraghi
Price: $3.78 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: Italian. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Non sempre si è naufraghi per il reale affondamento di una nave. Si può essere naufraghi nella vita: per aver perso i sogni, la fede nei valori, la libertà, l’amore. Il naufragio è sempre possibile nel mare in tempesta della vita. Così come Ulisse, anche il protagonista del romanzo approda solitario in un’isola. Ma il suo non è un naufragio isolato.
Toevals Verdwijning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: Dutch. Published: September 10, 2012 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nu er niets meer aan Toeval wordt overgelaten, verdwijnt hij. Het begint bij zijn uitstekende delen en ja ... ook zijn uitstekende deel vervaagt. Samen met de andere Toestanden, Chaos voorop, probeert hij de mensheid ervan te overtuigen dat er zonder Toeval niets tot stand komt.
Malice in Wonderland #1: Alice the Assassin
Series: Malice in Wonderland, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
One day after years of unpleasantness, Alice loses her heart. Literally. Well, technically someone steals it. And she has to get it back. By any means necessary. And it’s a lot easier to be ruthless now that she’s heartless. She will have her heart returned to her even if she has to kill all the citizens of Wonderland one by one... By the author of The Poniworld Chronicles and SinEaster.
American Culture Explained
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This book is for English learners and explains some of the various aspects throughout American culture. It is difficult to fully understand the diversity and complexity of the United States for foreigners that have never been to America, or have only visited a few times. Topics such as education, marriage trends, fashion and government structure are covered.
Visions of Northland (Visions of New Zealand series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,770. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Rich in history and culture, Northland is an unspoilt subtropical playground, filled with giant sand dunes, sparkling blue waters, deep inlets, mangrove-filled estuaries and enormous forests of ancient kauri trees. This insider's look is written by Donna Blaber, a well established author who uses her wide breadth of knowledge to guide readers on riveting routes throughout Northland.
Tackling Food Insecurity With Genetically Modified Organisms
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
The book describes in brief how genetically modified plants are the call of future as the world faces global food crisis as the world population soars to mind-boggling figures
Sensible Universe: How we think and whether our thinking is unique
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 53,840. Language: Russian. Published: September 10, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
What is the origin of the mind? What is thinking? How do we think? Why do we make this or that decision? Why we do not understand each other? Every thinking person at least once in his life thought about these issues. This study is an attempt to open the door to the elusive nature of the human mind, an attempt to understand its origin from the evolutionary and coevolutionary points of view.
99 Essential Business Idioms and Phrasal Verbs: Succeed in an English-Speaking Business Environment
Without knowing idioms, it's impossible to fully integrate into the business world. Native English speakers use idioms and phrasal verbs in their daily vocabulary to express their opinions on important matters - and so will you after learning these 99 essential phrases.
Eternal Test of Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Aly Sycamore thought her life is simple living in a quiet small town. Until one night, she meets a stranger, Rome a vampire from her past. Not long after Aly begins to have strange dreams of a past life as a vampire. Now the clock is ticking for Aly to make a decision between her past and present. When Aly learns the truth she must choose to remain human or return to the vampire world.
Alt Hist Issue 4: The Magazine of Historical Fiction and Alternate History
Series: Alt Hist, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,960. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Alt Hist Issue 4 contains seven top-quality stories from a variety of genres: horror, alternate history and fantasy, as well as straight historical fiction. The stories are: ‘Restless’ by Dylan Fox ‘Kleine Menschen’ by Eric Jackson ‘Feast of Faith’ by Shane Rhinewald ‘Three Months of Summer’ by Svetlana Kortchik ‘The Stork’ by George Piper ‘Battalion 202: A Blinded Falcon’ and ‘Battalion 202
Moving to a City in the US: Which City is Right for You?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Moving to a city in the United States can be a difficult decision. InspiredByEnglish.com has made it easier by offering you detailed descriptions about our major cities. Get informed about the lifestyle and customs that cities like New York, San Diego and Miami have to offer. This book breaks down ten major cities in the U.S. for anyone that is thinking about relocating.
Passive - Aggressive Disorder
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The Passive-Aggressive Personality Disorder could be described as a compulsive personality with affectation. These individuals express an irritable mood and acid; aggression is often grumpy and whiny. They are often depressed or gloomy and feel a perverse pleasure in spoiling the party at all - even to themselves. These individuals focus on the negative things, they are moody and pessimistic.
Obsessive - Compulsive Disorder
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The essential feature of Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder is a preoccupation with orderliness, perfectionism and control at the expense of flexibility, openness and efficiency. Individuals with OCPD are conscientious, scrupulous, and inflexible with regard to morality, ethics and values. Can force yourself and others to follow strict moral principles and high standards of performance.
Fiora Quinn
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by Eye of the Eagle. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
From the eternal sea she rose – a tattered, lifeless husk – with but one solitary purpose: to take the soul of the one who condemned her.
Blood On Hand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Leo’s vampire powers are growing. And when Stanley proposes a solution that gives him the option to opt out, he still can’t make the choice that could save him. He must choose between two different fates, neither of which can offer a life without suffering. As the blood sample Juliet collected from him inches closer to Marcus, Leo can’t stop thinking about Wendy and his feelings for her.
Dependent Disorder
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The essential character of the Dependent Personality Disorder is a pervasive and excessive need to receive care that results in submissive behavior and excessive attachment. Individuals with dependent disorder have fear of separation; take addictive behavior to elicit the care of others. They are often pessimistic and characterized by self-doubt, tend to minimize their skills and qualities.
十三少年
You set the price! Words: 390. Language: Chinese. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
有些金鱼拥有一条河,有的鲸鱼遇见一个饮水机。 1990年代的十三岁少年。一个个与成功、聪明、上进、勤奋、正直、善良无关的非典型少年的年少故事。 没有中心思想,全是主要内容。
Avoidant Disorder
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The essential features of Avoidant Personality Disorder are feelings of inadequacy, and hypersensitivity to the opinions of others and rejection, and a common mode of social inhibition. Patients with avoidant disorder have a strong desire to establish intimate relationships with others, offset by a constant fear of being criticized, disapproved or rejected.