Les femmes chez Herodote
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,770. Language: French. Published: June 27, 2012 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Globe-trotter avant la lettre, Hérodote nous a laissé bien plus un immense reportage qu'une œuvre historique proprement dite, quoique le but qu'il se fût fixé au départ eût été de relater les guerres médiques. Et, paradoxalement, c'est justement ce qui fait l'intérêt historique de son œuvre. Découvrons, à travers ses récits, le sort des femmes de l'antiquité.
The Tale of Leonardo
Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(3.00 from 1 review)
A time-traveler from the time of Leonardo da Vinci meets a modern art student.
Shrunk
Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
For a time in their dating-wars romance, she seemed too good to be true—bright, witty, gorgeous and erotic. Finally when it became clear that she was real—and adored him—there was just this one little problem.
Murder at Tapestry Court
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,440. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012 by Next Step Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
: It’s been ten years, but is the murderer still living in Tapestry Court?
Fixed
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
His thumbs, his fingernails—his life, for Chrissake—everything was riding on the outcome of his son’s last Little League game. But in a fractured moral universe, Dad was holding the wrong end of the stick.
Las ambiciosas
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: Spanish. Published: June 27, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Este libro incluye retratos de mujeres que aspiraron a más de sus vidas y lo lograron. Todo lo que quisieron fue expresarse libremente y que fueran escuchadas: María Callas, Isadora Duncan, Leni Riefenstahl y Jacqueline Kennedy. Tambien forman parte de esta coleccion, los titulos: Las Desafiantes y Las Transgresoras
The Last Falcon: Book 1 of the Cael Stone
Series: The Cael Stone. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,510. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
After setting out to avenge the murder of her father, a young woman with a mysterious connection to dragons finds herself caught up in a deadly struggle for power and must embark upon a dangerous journey to save herself and her kingdom.
The Dragon's Pearl: Three Short Stories
Series: The Dragon's Child, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,310. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
In three new stories, the Zheng family finds themselves still entangled in the affairs of dragons. Yun-qi, Kseniya, and Jia-li must face down a dragon that has come after them, expecting Yun-qi to uphold a bargain made by his father, the dragon wizard Jiang-long. A follow-up to the tales in "The Dragon's Child."
A Round with J.C.
Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
It was only a temporary job the summer before graduate school, but when the young fellow clerking at a public course hooked up with an old black caddie, their match became one of the most unusual rounds in the colorful history of golf.
Codicia e intelectualidad
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 84,050. Language: Spanish. Published: June 27, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Political
Este es un breve repaso de las actuaciones de los intelectuales en la política. También está aquí una mirada hacia la codicia que va de la mano con las aspiraciones intelectuales. Se repasan muchos personajes, sus nombres y acciones que dan fe de que en muchos casos, intelectualidad, poder y codicia, no son independientes.
The Visit
Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Every week on Friday Martha Parker came to clean Leda Palmieri’s Grosse Pointe home. But this Friday was different. Mrs. Palmieri did not want to do this but knew she must. After all, that narrow slice of life they shared turned on the color of help.
Persist Until You Succeed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,340. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Motivational
How easy it is to just give up when the going gets rough! This book provides guidance to some who are so easily discouraged trying to find a way to energize and achieve a dream in a home-based business. The book’s message will cause you to examine yourself, determine why you do as you do and what can to improve it. Perhaps we can arrive at a formula for your success.
52 Tips para escribir claro y entendible
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 41,490. Language: Spanish. Published: June 27, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Essay » Literature
El autor presenta 52 tips, que se concentran en la escritura como un oficio que requiere de una práctica constante. Dicha aplicación es lo que el autor entiende como ejercicio de honestidad. El escritor no nace, sino se hace, y todo aquel que pretenda gozar de las mieles de tan honesto oficio, primero debe aceptar el sufrimiento que conlleva el enfrentamiento con uno mismo.
Stories For Kids By Kids
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Books & Libraries
This book is like a little library filled with exciting stories. There are many different genres for you to explore, including adventure, science fiction, fantasy, romance, poems and historical. Stories For Kids By Kids is a delightful and fun filled book written by talented young authors and illustrators. It is a great book for any young readers. You're sure to find stories you'll enjoy.
The Hunt Book 4: Finders, Keepers
Series: The Hunt, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Iris Davenport hated the memories that came with world-shaking thunderstorms -- because she didn't want to remember she was a member of the Hunt. She was perfectly happy with her adopted parents, helping run the lodge on Smokeytop Mountain, exploring the mountainside, and doing search-and-rescue. The last thing she wanted was to face one of the Hunt and be reminded of the vows her parents had made
Akenaton. El faraón olvidado
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,270. Language: Spanish. Published: June 27, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Akenatón ha ejercido una atracción irresistible debido al misterio que rodea su obra y su muerte: Fue el primer monoteísta de la historia?, Podría vinculársele con el surgimiento del judaísmo en Egipto?, Por qué su existencia y su doctrina fueron sumergidas en un olvido de tres mil años?. Este libro analiza muchos de estos cuestionamientos.
I Want Some Answers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,740. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
If you're interested in studying the Bible or learning more about Christianity then it wouldn't be a bad idea to study outside of Christianity. Popular Christian authors have been stretching the truth for years and if you're really and I stress the word “really looking for a few facts,” then you're at the right place.
Lottie Barrett Lives (Again)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,290. Language: American English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Lottie Barrett Lives (Again) is speculative fiction, sort of YA for grownups. It’s no zombie bloodbath, or lighthearted zombie romp. It’s a winter ghost tale, what can happen when a teenage zombie-girl arrives in nineteen-sixties small town America and just in time for the holidays.
Good Stuff For The Christian Mind
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,980. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Blasphemy, Heresy & Apostasy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
I don't know how anyone can be a good Christian without actually learning about Christianity. For years and probably even centuries people have been listening to manipulated Bible translations, delivered by pastors and other church leaders, who aren't as concerned about your interests as theirs.
The Jungle Plant
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
From Jessica, this tale’s eccentric teller: “Only once in a great while, like maybe every couple years, it would decide to make a flower, a blue and yellow thing I admit was kind of pretty. But you never knew when it was going to happen, and most of the time it didn’t, and most of the time that plant was just plain ugly. Anyway that stupid thing was what Winnie spent half her life worrying about.