Pioneer Gardening in Toronto: the trees, plants, & lore of George Leslie
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,050. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Plant a mid-Victorian garden! George Leslie advertised in Toronto in 1869 that he had the largest Nurseries in the British Empire. Here is his organic gardening advice and lists of over 1000 trees and plants he sold (over 100 apple varieties, 88 pear varieties, 120 roses), compiled from two catalogues, 1853 and 1860. This book provides modern Ontario sources for some of these heritage varieties.
The Carousel
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Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Flash fiction about a strange, old witch who operates a carousel ride. Why do all the children scream and cry in horror while riding the most beautiful attraction in the park? The story is short enough to read while you are... maybe waiting in line to ride the carousel? Mwah-ha-ha-ha-ha!
My brother's Half-Crown
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Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
From the collection Dreamin’ Dreams; A short humourous story in 2,000 words. In Ireland 1942, you made your own fun! Anyway, my turn came and I threw the shovel the highest, but this time it came straight back down like a guillotine and it took the tip off my brother’s nose. We all froze in horror. Then my sister picked up the tip and stuck it back on his face a second before the scream came.
My Summer
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Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
This is a book about My Summer.
The Grandmother Clock
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Price: Free! Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
A look of sadness fell across Grandma's face as-if she didn't understand what triggered the punishment she was about to endure. Father created a most peculiar piece of art that would sit near the fireplace during those times when Grandma would visit. When Grandma began to exhibit those mean, nasty and unbecoming facets of a bitter, old woman; the clock had the power to transform her!
The Hairbrush
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Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A work of flash fiction that briefly passes on a dark, literary portrait for your reading pleasure. Never before in the realm of macabre and horror has a simple item such as a hairbrush been used to disturb the reader with lasting images to haunt throughout the rest of the day.
A Guide: How to Get a California State Government Job
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Office and Administrative Support
State government jobs are waiting for you! This guide explains the path to state government employment in California. Learn how to search for the right job classification, schedule an exam and get to the hiring interview. Many organizations or individuals will charge you up to $100 to attend a workshop or seminar that teaches you only a portion of the information in this guide!
The Lonely Old Woman who Lives in a Cottage
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Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Waiting to take in and shelter small children who might have gotten lost in the woods; the lonely, old woman who lives in a cottage bakes pastries and candies to feed them. She collects Raggedy Ann & Andy Dolls and practices by reading them lovely fairy tales. If only her dream would finally come true. Well tonight, Andy and Trish find themselves at the old lady's door and asking for help.
The Meeting
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(2.00 from 3 reviews)
In the cafes and cobbled streets of the old part of Barcelona, a newly arrived American woman meets a typically classically handsome man named Angel for a short but sweet romance. Leave a review!
Webbster and Button Children's Stories Book 20, The Comic Strips, Laughter, it's better than therapy!
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Series: Webbster and Button Children's Stories, Book 19. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 640. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Manga
A collection of Webbster and Button cartoons from the very beginning will leave you laughing (we hope) at their hilarious antics.
To Draw Down Saturn
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Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Phineas should have learned his lesson the last time he attempted to draw down a planet. Venus burned him with the flames of passion. But now Phineas has a new quest; to draw down the splendor and beauty of Saturn. Such a thing might only prove to be a serious lesson. One should be careful when calling upon the planets!
WATER: The Shocking Truth that Can Save Your Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
(5.00 from 1 review)
Did you know the water we drink can be highly hazardous to your health? In this shocking expose, Dr. Patricia Bragg and her father, Dr. Paul C. Bragg reveal the dangers behind fluoridation our drinking water and other toxins. Learn how to avoid these dangerous pollutants and how and why water is so critical to our health in this remarkable book!
Norman: Chronicles of a Curiosity Seeker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,740. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(2.00 from 2 reviews)
These chronicles tell the incredible story of Norman: a mysterious character in fire-red sneakers, ice-blue jeans, a misty-gray T-shirt, and an earthy-green baseball cap—with a peculiar gleam in his eye and a Great Big Secret.... Discovered in the ruins of the home of one Martha Monroe after her sudden disappearance, let the individual reader judge the truth of it.
The Whole Pie of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
96 poems from my life that explain what my world is, and was. It keeps changing as I change, and like me it doesn't want to become any certain thing, ever.
Frenchie X 2- Follow the Blog
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Series: The Frenchie Series, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,940. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Two adorable Frenchie puppies "had Ethan and his mother at first lick". Well, at least they had Ethan... A must read for anyone who has ever brought home a brand new puppy X2 for the very first time.
The Monster's Lair
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Price: Free! Words: 660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Arthur and Sid in a mini adventure.
Clyde the Undead Dust Bunny
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
While recovering from the Green Goo Germ, Dr. Wai Smart - assumed name of our 4th grade Future Man of Science - discovers a new life form has made its lair under his dresser. Our hero sets aside his science fair project on toe jam and pulls out his super secret journal. It doesn't take long to see that all is not as it first appeared. Can Dr. Smart keep his secret or have to die of embarrassmet?
Pro Se Presents: February 2012
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,850. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Pro Se Presents #7 Brings Thrills and Chills Like None You've Ever Seen! Fan Favorite The Silver Manticore returns for another story! Noted New Pulp Author Van Allen Plexico debuts his latest novel character, HAWK, in a story exclusive for Pro Se! And Frank Schildiner's newest Weird Hero, Lee Cohen, Monster Mobster, debuts and is featured on this stunning cover by Sean E. Ali!
American Liberation Front
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,310. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Nick and Shane Wenzel always had a sibling rivalry when they were young. The brothers find themselves on opposite sides of a much deadlier conflict after their fascist uncle seizes control of the American government.
Opúsculo de Rimazinhas Compilado Por Quem Não Respeita a Poesia
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Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Portuguese poetry
Todos os versos no presente volume foram compostos estando os seus autores completamente descalços.