The Killing of an Author
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,200. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
The Killing of an Author has been described as a nonfiction publishing thriller having "a sense of humour from start to end." It is the true story of small town Indian boy pursuing an American Dream: to become a novelist. The very human story of his quixotic quest for freedom in the Land of the Free is funny as well as instructive for writers, editors, publishers, as well as the general readers.
The Grimmer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,200. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
What's worse than dead? Ray Kincaid is about to find out. Thirty-five years before, two young boys came across a wizard's grimoire, a book of spells the boys call "the Grimmer." One of the boys moves away and forgets about it. The other doesn't. Ray returns to find a group of wizards and their familiars practicing the worst kind of magic. He vows to stop them. But can he?
Naples: Life, Death & Miracles vol. 4
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,300. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
This is volume 4 (S-Z) of the second edition of the four-volume encyclopedia, Naples: Life, Death & Miracles. The entire 4-volume set contains 690 separate essays, anecdotes and observations about Naples, Italy. The entries are relatively short, averaging fewer than 1000 words each.
From The Heart
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Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is an account of betrayal that comes straight from Flo's heart.
Study Guide: The Fledgling (A BookCaps Study Guide)
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Series: Study Guides, Book 71. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The perfect companion to Jane Langton's "The Fledgling," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.
Pool and its Role in Asian Communism
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 73,040. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A funny and moving tale set during the secret war in Laos. The Year is 1970. Waldo Monk is 65 years old, a widower, and two months away from retirement after a lifetime at Roundly's pool-ball factory in Mattfield, Indiana. Quite how he ends up in Laos is well worth finding out.
The Acts of the Apostles In Plain and Simple English
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 32. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,780. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / New Testament
Have you ever wanted to read the Bible, but every time you open it up to try it just doesn't make sense? BooKCaps is here to help with this translation of the Book of Acts in modern English. This translation is based on the King James Version. It contains both a comparative version of each version and a standalone version of the modern translation.
The Two Gentlemen of Verona in Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,000. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Friendship, infidelity, love--sound like a Spanish soap opera?! Nope. It's Shakespeare! Of course you probably miss a lot of the humor if you don't understand archaic English. Let BookCaps help! If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of The Two Gentlemen of Verona.
Curse of the Beast
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Price: Free! Words: 86,180. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
**2012 Whitney Award Nominee** Seventeen-year-old Tayla Jonas longs for a simple life, but an ancient curse forces a werewolf to hunt her, to claim what is his. Will Tayla be strong enough to survive the Curse of the Beast? Or will it consume her like so many before? Find out in the first installment of this unique retelling of Beauty and the Beast.
Congruent Spaces Magazine, Issue 4
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Series: Congruent Spaces, 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by Michael Camarata. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Congruent Spaces Magazine, #4: "light and shadow" features all new writing from emerging voices in Short Fiction and Poetry from the Fantasy Fiction, Literary/Mainstream Fiction, Science Fiction and Poetry genres.
Naples: Life, Death & Miracles vol. 3
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,430. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
This is volume 3 (N-S) of the second edition of the four-volume encyclopedia, Naples: Life, Death & Miracles. The entire 4-volume set contains 690 separate essays, anecdotes and observations about Naples, Italy. The entries are relatively short, averaging fewer than 1000 words each.
The Golden Business Solution
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 27,640. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
This book is a collection of training materials written by a seasoned Marketer for other Marketers. The original idea came as I was taking a new Christian Course in 1984. I noticed many similarities in being a new Christian and being new in the Marketing industry.
Priscilla the Great Versus the World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Join Priscilla Sumner, an ordinary girl with some extraordinary gifts, as she battles a bully, some haunted money, and her entire town of River's Bend, Pennsylvania. In three hilarious stories, find out why she's called Priscilla the Great. 8,700 words
Moira and The Leprechaun Book 8 :The Giant's Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
a story about dragons and mermaids and giants and princesses …. In the first story, Moira meets the Leprechaun, stranded in her garden in Australia, where his magic doesn't work. In exchange for the treats she brings him, he tells her stories. This is the last of the eight stories he tells, about a giant who can't go to his own wedding because of a big hole in his boot.
Naples: Life, Death & Miracles vol. 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 156,710. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
This is volume 2 (E-M) of the second edition of the four-volume encyclopedia, Naples: Life, Death & Miracles. The entire 4-volume set contains 690 separate essays, anecdotes and observations about Naples, Italy. The entries are relatively short, averaging fewer than 1000 words each.
The Houseplant Basics Book
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Houseplants are meant to bring joy. This collection, originally published on Facebook, opens the door to this world of joy. I offer a no-frills approach to choosing and keeping indoor plants. My advice covers the ordinary tropical houseplants, cactus and succulents, bromeliads, and orchids. My approach is simple. I do not bombard readers with facts. My goal is to get spread the word. Good growing!
Jimmy Stu Lives!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by Penumbra Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Jimmy Stu Lives! - a science-fiction novel about an aging leader if a mega church in present day Nashville who loses his faith and convinces his followers God wants him preserved cryogenically when he dies, for a mission in the future. When he's reanimated 140 years later, he finds the government ruled by religious factions, and leaders of his own church aren't happy to see him come back to life!
For Want of a Nail
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A woman rides her horse into a snowstorm, and disappears. When her body is found in spring, the police assume an accident. But a man who never met her finds himself pulled into the puzzle of her life and her death.
The Necromancer's Nephew
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Series: The Songreaver’s Tale, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,230. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When the Dragon Lord’s army destroys the city of Brenhaven, ten year old Garrett is badly burned and left for dead in the ashes. Now, with the help of a ghoul, a zombie, and a girl who drinks blood, Garrett must discover the secrets buried beneath the ancient city of Wythr and find a way to end the Dragon Lord’s fiery reign.
The Cockroach Assassin Report - Killing Roaches without Killing Yourself
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Reference
Author Andrew Seltz knows just how a cockroach infestation can turn your life upside down. The day after he moved into a New York City apartment with his wife and 1 year old daughter, he discovered roaches had invaded his home. Through extensive research and plenty of trial and error he found a family-friendly approach to pest control. Fast results that last.