East of Appomattox
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Rookhouse Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
London, 1870. The South won the War but cannot win the peace. Ambassador Robert E. Lee attempts to gain British support, but Britain refuses to treat with slavers. A shadowy official gives Lee one last chance. Duty to country demands Lee defend slavery; duty to self demands he forsake it. Which the higher duty? The answer lies somewhere East of Appomattox.
The Centauri Project
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Series: Tales of the Antares Rangers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 180,890. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Earth has changed after 150 years of global terror. Leaders struggle to protect citizens. Humanity is poised to launch their first interstellar colony ship, but not if the environmentalists have a say. In addition, a Caliphate agent plots a plutonium theft. As Mark Taylor scours the solar system for stable colonists, little does he realize the future fate of the colony may rest in his hands.
Earth, Water, Wind and Fire - From the books of the Bible
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 83,540. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The subject of Earth, Water, Wind and Fire, based on thematic studies conducted by Fernando D’Amico and Jacques Wisman, is proposed in this book as a themed walk through the passages of Scripture from the Old and New Testament.Earth, water, air and fire, represented the primordial elements by which the ancient philosophy had interpreted the natural world, both physically and psychologically.
The Making of 'Sex and Violence'
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,800. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Screenplays » Comedy
"The Making of 'Sex and Violence'" is a mock-umentary in the tradition of "This Is Spinal Tap" about the movie business. [Note: I'm a screenwriter ("THE WONDER YEARS", "TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES") and this story is presented in its original screenplay format. To learn more about me, or this title, please visit ToddTrumpet.com!]
The First Book of Old Mermaids Tales
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE OLD MERMAIDS left the disappearing Old Sea and stepped onto the New Desert where they exchanged their finware for skinware. With barely a backward glance, the mysterious and mystical Old Mermaids began building their sanctuary from earth, water, straw, and their own breath. These tales remind us of the beauty all around us.
Don't Push My Buttons!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Sometime evil prevails over good, sometimes good prevails over evil....sometimes.
VETO Seeking the presidency can be a killer!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,730. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A political murder mystery set against a backdrop of intrigue and intolerance. Chicago, 1960, with the Presidential candidacy at stake; Cornell Eastman becomes entangled in deception and assassination. The political maneuvering and treachery could well cost he and his family a chance at the White House.
The Birth of the "Blue Missile"
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The coming of age true story of a young man and his car in the 1970s. This story will take you from Fast Times in South Florida to Deliverance in the Tennessee mountains and back with an amazing cast of characters.
El Tiempo
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,810. Language: Spanish. Published: November 29, 2011 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Cuando Paola está más tranquila con su novio Ekei, y cuando confía en que los hombres de Ness han desaparecido, alguien se presenta por sorpresa en su casa cuando ella está sola en la ducha...
The Future Seed
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A short story. John and Margaret Posvar, American Midwest farmers, keep alive the values sent down by their ancestors from the Old World. Their neighbors become hostile when they befriend new, foreign neighbors, then send a portion of their harvest to overseas relief. The Posvars' charity enriches their family's world view, but the local backlash threatens to bankrupt and disinherit them.
A Christmas Argument
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Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Once upon a time, the animals of the jungle were having an argument. It was about the true meaning of Christmas."
Old Man, Old Woman
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Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Phyllis Half Moon, a full-blooded Blackfoot Indian, knows all the tribal creation myths. During a camping trip in New Hampshire’s White Mountains she tells her future husband the tale of Old Man, Old Woman.
The Corpsman and the Nerd
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Series: The Morrison Family, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
He has her son, but can he have her heart?
Colin, and the Stench of Woe
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,460. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
NaNoWriMo 2011 book. Last updated 2011-11-30 09:44:13
Goal reached!
After having mysteriously woken up in a desert, in a world different to his own, Colin must now embark on a strange and sometimes dangerous journey to enable his return. A journey to where though, and what perils will he face along the way? This is about to be the strangest period of Colin's life, by a long way...
Undr
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 78,490. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
He is a runaway Dreamer, but he must stay awake – or else the universe will be invaded by the Unreals.
Adaptability, a Blessing or a Curse?
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
This essay reveals how our brains adapt to painful situations by taking comfort in illusions. By finding fulfillment in beliefs and dreams, we have "normalized" a way of life that is not sustainable. Our eventual survival requires a way of life based on intimacy. Finding comfort in the moment, we would no longer be dependent on dreams, and thus also on the "truths" by which we hope to realize them
Look Up, Springfield! A Walking Tour of Springfield, Illinois
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Springfield, Illinois is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Hollowmen (The Hollows #2)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,360. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 9 reviews)
Hollowmen - the sequel to Hollowland.... After six months in the quarantine, Remy finds out things are much worse than she feared. Her plans to escape come with a heavy cost, and she realizes that zombies aren't the worst of her problems. This is a young adult novel with language, violence, and sexual situations. Not recommended for readers under seventeen.
Maria da Luz, a magia da rádio
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,010. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A história de uma cantora da rádio.Uma viagem pelo mundo da telefonia mas também por Portugal e Angola dos anos 40 aos anos 80 .
Tin Universe Monthly #8
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Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The Hillbilly Jungle: Part One "Wouldn't that be trading rednecks for rednecks?" "Hillbillies, there's a difference. Let me explain..."