Remembering the Space Age: Proceedings of the 50th Anniversary Conference - Germans and Nazis, Mythmaking in Russia, American Culture and Music, Heinlein Influence, Apollo, Chinese Program
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,430. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - contains twenty-one essays by noted experts on the history of the space age, with an eclectic selection of fascinating topics ranging from the effect of spaceflight on American music and culture to the role of Nazi Germans in the early days of the program.
Apex Magazine - Issue 33
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,660. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly zine of sf, fantasy, and horror short fiction. Issue 33 features work from David J. Schwartz, A.C. Wise, Maureen McHugh, Carrie Vaughn, and Alex Bledsoe.
Blood of Their Sons
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,420. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
She wasn’t dying fast enough. There was no money, no inheritance, no trust; and just enough insurance to bury her—maybe. She had nothing worth fighting over; they just wanted her dead.
Tragg's Treasure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,590. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"In quest of his pirate grandfather's hidden wealth, a valiant Martian rebel encounters adventure and romance on Sirius!"
Sinocide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,210. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012 by Dudley Court Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Five years after the Tiananmen Square Massacre, will hard-line Communist leaders again suppress dissent or will the demands for democracy and freedom prevail? This fast-moving political thriller takes you into the deepest realms of Chinese political maneuvering, covert activities and surprising political alliances.
Slowing the Pace: Losing the hurry habit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
The hurry habit is addictive. But at what cost? Slowing the Pace: Losing the Hurry Habit, is a little book which promises to bring a sense of balance into our hurried and harried lives. You’ll develop skills that will improve your mental health and sense of being in the world.
Good Grief: How to recover from grief, loss or a broken heart
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,670. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
Good Grief is a book for everyone. Loss is part of our daily life. Grief visits us all. There are many incidental and inevitable losses and let-downs, as well as major losses in life. Sometimes the sense of loss and grief we experience leads to feelings of despair. Life seems to lose its meaning. Good Grief shows that a satisfying and meaningful life is possible after loss.
Points West (A Butterscotch Jones Mystery Book 5)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
McIntyre's Gulch has had it's share of close calls with the law, but this time disaster looms large. A corrupt Mountie staggered to Butterscotch's doorstep and dropped dead. Chuck Goodhead is able to identify the policeman as a traitor who is a purveyor of secrets. Dark and powerful enemies are converging on the town and Chuck and Butterscotch must work quickly to find out why.
Importance of Condom Use
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / AIDS & HIV
The book is a self-help book, which can be called everybody’s companion. It gives you the knowledge about how to use condoms, history of condom use. It also gives you step-by-step illustrations on how to wear and use both male and female condoms for the first time. It also gives you information of all the criticism and debate on condom use.
Early ReTyrement
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,220. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When an experimental laser punches a computer programmer 2400 years counterclockwise to the ancient port of Tyre, he faces ignorance of metallurgy, chemistry, explosives, history, or even the date of a convenient eclipse. Now a wine-shop slave, he'll need to think outside the urn to gain wealth, power, and the hand of a high Persian official's daughter, all before Alexander the Great arrives!
Living on Tattooine (a.k.a. Kuwait)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Meet Lieutenant Colonel Christine Cook, battalion commander of a National Guard unit. In November 2003, deployed to Kuwait, in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. She sent an email letting her friends know she was alive and safe, but the seemed like another universe. Thus begins a year's worth of emails that kept her loved ones amused, but informed, about the doings of an intrepid soldier.
A Difficult Passage
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life on the Canadian prairies in the 1930s and 40s had special challenges. The Great Depression drove Fred Stone from early retirement back to the farm with his young wife and two sons: Fred Jr. and Stan. Poverty, vicious winds, blistering to frigid temperatures, and dust storms ravaged the prairies. Crops failed. Then came an unpredictable change in circumstances. Things got immeasurably worse!
Odd Tales book one Devilboy in the Land of Love
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
The son of Satan, whose lack of evilness causes him to leave his father and hell and venture forth into the mortal world in search of love and fresh air, ultimately meets an ironic demise.
Ocean life: expeditions and essays exploring the abyss
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Series: Ocean Life, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
Follow recent scientific expeditions exploring volcanic vents on the ocean floor, where hot mineral-rich water nourishes lush colonies of deep-sea creatures, with articles about the search for new species of marine life in previously unseen parts of our planet.
My Life On The Ocean Waves
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Douglas Freeman was in the Royal Navy from 1966 to 1976. Is this the funniest Royal Navy Auto-biography ever? Well my family and friends seem to think so. The people I loaned my book to said they were in stitches with all the funny stories I had to tell about my journeys around the world and "My Life On The Ocean Waves".
Unrequited Love
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Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(2.00 from 4 reviews)
In this monologue the author laments the vagaries of young love.
Algunos versos
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: Spanish. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » European poetry
Recopilación de versos.
Our Father Who Art Out There...Somewhere
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,850. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012 by Caffeine Nights Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
What would you do if your own father refused to meet you? Growing up in Accrington with only an agoraphobic mother and Bert next door for company, Lily Appleyard spent her childhood hoping that one day her absent father would show up and whisk her off to a better life. He never did.
Scenes From A Hundred Morning Drives
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Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 121,810. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Edward Hotspur thinks of things on the way to work. But really, he's thinking about humor, sarcasm, philosophy, love and life. This is a collection of essays that somehow combine topics as divergent as work, rain, deadlines, fairy tales, evolution and sunsets so that they work together - often within the same essay. He makes you laugh, he makes you wonder, but most of all, he makes you think.
Sickless: 51 Treatments for Morning Sickness
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Fertility and Conception
The physical and emotional toll of morning sickness was devastating. It made my wife and I reconsider our plan to have more than one child. But three children later, our extensive research made us realize that morning sickness is curable. In this book you will read about more than fifty cognitive, behavioral, supplemental, and pharmaceutical treatment for morning sickness.