The Stranger and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 29,640. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
What if: You had 20 minutes to live? Your tranquil Amish community was invaded by vampires? You were buried alive? World War I never happened? You fell asleep and couldn’t wake up? These are a few of the possibilities presented in this collection of 12 short stories by speculative fiction author Glen Robinson.
Confessions of a Rebel Child
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Every good southern town has secrets and skeletons in the closet. She's letting them out while trying to keep hers hidden from her kids. An explosive reunion with her mom and her mom's Cracker Mafia linked boyfriend along with all the antics only an old southern town can live through keep her busy, but what's the biggest secret of all?
The Quilt Fairy (Romantic Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
“If a fairy falls in love, it’s going to be bad for the fairy.” Her mother warned her, but Margaret doesn’t worry. She’s never found a human attractive - until now. When her elderly landlady dies, Margaret, a house fairy and quilt expert, moves in with her landlady’s grandson Jonathan. As long as she stays small, this tall, handsome human will never notice her. Or will he?
Geothermal Energy Guide: Clean Energy, Economic Development, Direct Use, Government Research Program, Geothermal Power Overview
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This is a unique compilation of government documents about geothermal power, covering many aspects of this important source of green energy.
Do You Really Need Life Insurance?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Insurance / life
Most people suspect they need some life insurance but they don't have a clue as to how much or what kind. This book first addresses the question of whether you actually need any life insurance because some people don't. Then, for those that do have a need, the book takes you step by step through the process of determining how much and what kind in a logical, clear manner.
The Dog Story: A Journey into a New Life with Multiple Sclerosis
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,990. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
I was twenty-eight years old with a promising career when I tried to get out of bed and couldn't feel my legs. Overnight, I went from fully-functioning, healthy man to someone who was unable to walk. I saw a neurologist who immediately admitted me to the hospital. Over the next four weeks I would learn that I have the chronic neurodegenerative condition – Multiple Sclerosis.
Consumption of the Hampires
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Price: Free! Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Granny Which Witch's original whopper as related to the author by the groom. Some people are more than they seem. Some are much worse. Some people are exactly as they appear, and they're often the worst sort. The groomsman is convinced to lead a rabble in arms to throw off the shackles of vampiric tyranny. All goes better than expected until he is appointed to find new royalty to replace them.
Shermmies' Planet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012 by Glittering Throng Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Bad enough the planet smelled like lemon meringue pie. But for Uplift Agent Holly Kirk, her future hinges on convincing the furry natives to adopt her uplift contract — before her competition beats her to it. Unfortunately, the natives are more interested in dancing! Work and play collide in this story of first contact. Includes complete bonus story "Journey to Emberland"
Dreamscapes #5 - Old Gods
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Series: Dreamscapes, Book 5. Price: $2.70 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Dreamscapes is a series of 12 monthly short stories capturing Astra Crompton's real dreaming experiences. In "Old Gods" the city of Rosswind runs afoul of the all-powerful Empire and is placed under embargo for 1 year: no supplies going in or out. An innovative solution from a young boy may offer a new start out on the horizon - if they can find salvation before the fuel and time runs out.
Housewife with a Half-Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,560. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A Housewife's answer to the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy! In this lively space comedy, Susan Strong and her spaceman guide Fairly Dave dodge entropy hoovers, Geezers with Freezers, the Super Gnome and the Spinner's cataclysmic converter on a mission to retrieve the lost pieces of the housewife's disintegrating self across parallel universes. Can they save us all from Universal Devastation?
The End of Texas
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Price: Free! Words: 38,630. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
A bumbling Texas governor flirts with secession. Far right militias flock to his call and prepare for violence to bring about independence. A backlash from Indigenous Mexicans in Texas calls for the Aztlan Now movement, Mexicans wanting to secede FROM Texas and stay loyal to the US. Militias, Brown Power people, prison gangs, police, and FBI clash. From this comes new Mexican-majority US states.
101 Speech & Essay Topics
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
The only way to truly learn how to write and pass an essay or speech is to practice. 101 Speech & Essay Topics (and subsequent books in the series) provides a large variety of suitable topics for 5 paragraph essays and school speeches.
How to Allow the Life You Want: Clearing Your Path
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,410. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Has anybody ever told you to just think positive thoughts to get what you want? Well, that is easier said than done. Since childhood, you have been absorbing energy from outside influences, and not all of them are positive. This book provides valuable exercises to clear negative beliefs and unconscious thought patterns so that the life you truly desire is naturally magnetized towards your energy.
The Dual Nature of Joel Chandler Harris's Uncle Remus Tales: Literary Research and Analysis as Social Allegory and Folklore
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The Dual Nature of Joel Chandler Harris's Uncle Remus Tales is a short literary analysis of Harris’s Uncle Remus Tales as social allegories and folklore. Each of the topics is supported by scholarly works, cited in the ebook. A list of the works cited is also included.
Life Reflections
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Price: Free! Words: 70. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
"Life Reflections" is a group of poems written by 10 year old girl Isha Deshmukh. She lives in Alpharetta, GA. Isha is a 5th grade student. Isha shares reflective moments of life, her keen observation of nature and things that surround her. These poems with simple worlds and profound meaning seem to flow naturally. They transcend you to a different world.
The Fetish
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this 22,000 word novella, an ambitious young lawyer on the cusp of making partner in a prestigious firm decides to make a bold play for a pretty young paralegal. But he gets far more than he bargained for when he discovers that the young lady has unusual ideas about romance. "The oddest love story you'll likely ever read. It's good though, really good." Theodora
New York Calling
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,480. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Clive is a London based world renowned architect with a beautiful wife and a successful career. He is the man who has everything but feels there is something missing in his life as he gets older. A trip to New York gives Clive the chances to recapture the youth he thinks he is missing after a chance meeting with an old flame that he decides to re-kindle.
La puta que leía a Jack Kerouac
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,090. Language: Spanish. Published: May 5, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
El encuentro entre una escritora y una joven prostituta va entreabriendo poco a poco la puerta de una turbia historia, en la que todos los personajes tienen algo que reprocharse. Todos ellos, en algún momento, se han dejado llevar por sus instintos, por sus pasiones, por sus rencores, también, y por sus odios.
House of Doors
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012 by J Z Morrison Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
War makes Jones a refugee, and her only refuge is a house isolated by battle, and owned by a mysterious woman and her corridor of doors.
Don Quixote
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 212,910. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Special Limited-Time Promotional Price. Finalist for ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Award. "ascends above most current translations"-Kirkus Reviews. "Davis' QUIXOTE provides a unique path through the work which should find a readership among those interested in the gaps between the language of Cervantes' time and ours."-Kirkus Reviews