The Chains of Diamonds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,720. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
This debut novel by M J Tyler is based on a true story, and mixes crime and family history to provide a page-turning read. Recommended by reviewers to 'readers who like an intelligent book with pace and colour.' The author's next book, 'Liquid Jade', will be published in October 2012.
I Dream of Flying Pancakes (And Other Dream Journal Stories)
Price: Free! Words: 14,260. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Dream interpretation, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Do you keep a dream journal? Well, you should! Dreams are fascinating and can make for some great short stories. At least, the author of The Second Page thinks so. Over the years, he has meticulously recorded every dream he could remember in as much detail as possible. I Dream of Flying Pancakes is a small collection of his favorite ones.
Anomaly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Book Two of the "Shadow" Series It has been five years since Nathan Grayson has last encountered his very powerful, sociopathic, older brother, Caleb. Nathan has constantly feared the day when he and his brother would meet again, knowing that their reunion would result in violent chaos.
Sim, sou Gay... e daí?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 10, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Ao invés de um coelho serelepe, são os vizinhos, uma prostituta, revistas gay e telefones públicos que fornecem o portal por meio do qual o narrador se lança em sua quase sempre dolorosa busca por amor e compreensão, uma aventura de autoconhecimento e reconhecimento, quase sempre permeada por uma série de decepções, traições, mudanças e até mesmo exílio. John Keene.
With Dessert On The Side
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Short Story. Trisha and Brian have been married for four years. Although successful, Trisha isn't pleased with her marriage and decides to get dessert on the side.
Still Water - after the escape from Alcatraz
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
On June 11, 1962, three men tunneled out of their cells, gained access to the cell-block roof, lowered themselves to the ground, and made their way to the shore of the Alcatraz Island. Clinging to an improvised raft they slipped out into the dark waters of the bay. They were never seen again. But they did not die. Read this remarkable account of what happened to the escapees from Alcatraz.
Blood Of The Righteous
Series: The Ki Kalendeen Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 132,550. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Your younger brother, thought murdered with the rest of your family four years, might be alive. How far would you go? This is the conflict faced by Gabriel Ki Kalendeen, a knight in service to the church. He and his sister Eleenia, a brilliant healer, set off on a quest to find out the truth about their brother David, and to find the identity of those who spilled the blood of the righteous.
党(第二章 中国公司)The Party (China Inc)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 260. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
《经济学人》的书评说:马利德阐明了关于中国的最重要的矛盾和悖理,为何一个党制造了这么多悲剧却仍然大权在握。这一章聚焦的是曾经负债累累的国企如何摇身一变,成为《财富》500强中名列前茅的全球性企业。党隐身在国企的幕后如何掌舵“中国公司”这条大船。
THE CASE OF THE DROWNING MEN: Investigating the Smiley Face Serial Murder Theory
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,530. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by KillingKillers.blogspot.com. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
The police are calling them accidents. They say young men are simply drinking too much and meeting a tragic end in icy lakes and rivers. But the public thinks something else has been going on in America's northland since 1997. They're calling the sudden disappearances of hundreds of college-age men mysterious. They're calling the drownings murder.
Case Notes From A Family Doctor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book is about the true stories about a family doctor's 40 years practice in the hospital and in his own family practice. Case notes of some of the interesting cases are taken from his medical records from his family clinic. No name of patients are mentioned in the book. I hope that you will find the case notes from a family doctor interesting and informative.
Chamán
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: Spanish. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
El Chamán tiene un secreto para curar al planeta de todas las adicciones. Se enfrenta a gran oposición y peripecias que son la trama de la novela.
Basic Fiction Formatting for Smashwords in OpenOffice
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Seven basic steps to walk you through formatting your fiction book for publication through Smashwords using OpenOffice, the free office suite software.
Goals: The Philosophy and Science of Achieving Your Dreams
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
You can achieve your goals every year with sufficient planning by knowing yourself, focusing on your dreams, and giving yourself clearly-defined, achievable, and measurable tasks. This book will help you dream, will give you resources and tips for reaching all types of goals, will summarize the relevant scientific literature, and will help you learn to motivate yourself.
Summary for the book
Price: Free! Words: 9,630. Language: Russian. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
This is a summary of the book published back in 1953 by George D. Khizanashvili in Tbilisi, Georgia. / Предлягаем Вашему вниманию краткое содержание книги опубликованной в 1953 году Георгием Хизанашвили в Тбилиси, Грузия.
Another Dimension to Clinical Skills Education: Using Virtual Humans, Simulation, and Acting Concepts to Enhance Standardized Patient Training
Price: $45.99 USD. Words: 33,730. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
What makes a virtual human credible and acceptable? Do they provide companionship that is similar to that of a person? More so, will it ever replace that of a person? It is not the art of simply creating a digital mockup of a human, but the art of creating an intelligent conversational model that is woven into a virtual human to deliver a personality and thought process; that truly raises the prev
Life in Small Bites - 3.08 Adversity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,780. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Lessons in overcoming Adversity - 'One Bite at a Time' This compilation of essays, quotations, and poems from past and current sages can guide and energize you to take action that will support you to overcome Adversity leading to ever-increasing development and success. “I don’t measure a man’s success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.” - General George S. Patton
The Retrospective Traveler: An Innocent in South America
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,700. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The humourous diary of a man who decides on a whim to travel on his own to South America. The 1980ies are a time of political upheaval with military coups and Sendero Luminoso still very much in the news. He hasn't researched it beforehand however, so everywhere he goes is a surprise to him -and them.
The Way It Was
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,150. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
This is a story of life in rural Eastern Ontario, Canada, in the 1920s and ‘30s when wages were fifty cents a day plus room and board, cars were rare, homes were without hydro, and neighbors helped neighbors. Alan and Betty met in 1934, fell in love, and raised a family of eleven children, some of whom have contributed memories of their parents, and life in a big family.
Being Anti-Social
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,130. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Mace Evans is single at thirty-eight. When her much unloved older sister, Shannon, declares that Mace is anti-social, she embarks on a journey to understand her condition; whether she was born that way or if it is the accumulation of thirty-eight years of unfortunate encounters with other humans and dogs.
Ghost Informant (A Murder Ghost Story)
Price: $1.05 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is a novelette (10 chapters 12900 words) Sergeant Bob Crenshaw sees an apparition of a woman that sends him on a mission to investigate a murder--hers--that he’s not even sure has occurred. A plea from the apparition to find her sends him into uncharted territory for him. He can't rest until she does. He asks a psychic for help but that may not be enough.