Georgia On My Mind and Other Places
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 135,320. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A collection of some of the finest short stories penned by a master of hard science fiction, this anthology includes Charles Sheffield's highly acclaimed novelette, Georgia On My Mind, which won both the Hugo and Nebula when originally published in 1993. The accompanying stories were written by the author between 1987 and 1994.
Turbulence 3: Red-Eye Dawn (gay romance)
Price: Free! Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by JCP Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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Paul Cronin overnights in an empty Bermuda, with former First Officer Marlin’s notes to keep him company.
Touchdown: The Development of Propulsion Controlled Aircraft at NASA Dryden - PCA, Gordon Fullerton, United Air Lines Flight 232 Accident
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This monograph relates the important history of the Propulsion Controlled Aircraft project at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center. Spurred by a number of airplane crashes caused by the loss of hydraulic flight controls, a NASA-industry team lead by Frank W. Burcham and C. Gordon Fullerton developed a way to land an aircraft safely using only engine thrust to control the airplane.
Metamor City: The Sentinel
Series: Metamor City, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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Agent Janus Starson is the regional field commander of the Lothanasi Order, an elite international law-enforcement unit tasked with protecting mortals from supernatural creatures. In the line of duty he has slain demons, faeries, and monsters of every description — but when the search for a missing girl leads him to the lair of a powerful succubus, it may require a more delicate approach.
Matando a Castro
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: Spanish. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Es 1961, y Fidel Castro está fortaleciendo su control de poder en Cuba. A 300 kilómetros de distancia, un misterioso hombre llamado Hiraldo recluta a cinco Norteamericanos para una misión desesperada. Cada uno tiene su propia razón para aceptar el trabajo: Ray Garrison es un solitario cazador de recompensas, Michael Turner, un asesino insensible.
The Cog Work Apprentice in Dark Skies (Steampunk action adventure)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
John Lumley Conduit was enjoying his day off from work when hundreds of rebel airships invaded his town. With the town under attack, John desperately searches for his girlfriend, who has disappeared with his former best friend and romantic rival. John must overcome bushrangers, invaders, mighty cog-driven machines, and a mysterious man with an agenda to save his girlfriend and his town.
Consume
Series: Devoured, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eli and Clara's story continues as she tries to finish high school. Eli is as over protective as ever and Tate and his group of friends are no help. They wait for the Horde, always looking over their shoulder. But the ever annoying but strangely prophetic bird begins to become more of a chatter box and Eli learns something that could change some things.
Following Josh
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by f/64 Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
From Beijing's hutongs to the "always undefeated" city of Warsaw, follow Josh along with author Dave Norman as they explore the Far East and Eastern Europe by rail. Whether drinking with nomads in Mongolia, dining with locals in Seoul, or exploring Russian paintball combat with a "retired" Soviet arms dealer, Norman's blend of humor and history makes the adventure come alive.
Defiance
Series: Significance, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,860. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the third installment of the Significance series, we begin with Maggie and Caleb in the clutches of a new enemy; the Virtuoso council.
Fit to Print
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When veteran New York Times reporter Frank Butler vacations at his grandmother’s old house in Bonner Bay, Oregon, he ignores the town’s strange goings-on. The locals usually appreciate his discretion. Except this year, when everyone has an opinion about the new strangers in town, and no one agrees. Not even Frank, who might have to give up some journalistic integrity to save his favorite town.
Metamor City: Whispers in the Wood
Series: Metamor City, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,630. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A man comes to Metamor City bearing a mysterious instrument, a violin with seemingly supernatural powers. A trail of death follows him. Lothanasi Agent Janus Starson brings in his best paranormal investigator, the telepath Abbey Preston, to help him uncover the violin’s secrets — and stop it before it kills again. A dark tale of mystery and murder in the sci-fi/fantasy world of Metamor City.
The Ass
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 490. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile
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Thoughts on a favourite female body part. The ass has been made famous by J-Lo, Kim Kardshian, and Beyonce, but it can really be appreciated in its many shapes and sizes...
From Thailand With Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 380. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Adoption, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
A special-needs baby girl is rescued from the Abandoned Children’s Ward in Bangkok, Thailand and placed with an American foster family. Nicknamed Pooh, the fourteen-month-old blossoms under the care and attention lavished on her.
Ghost Whispers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,850. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The ghosts stopped talking to Alexis long ago, but a visit to a haunted house changes everything. Phillip can block the ghosts' whispers with a touch, except for annoying Gavin, who insists on being heard. As the next vampire prince, Phillip has enemies. Alexis never expected to date someone like him. Phillip's world is dangerous, but there is no place she'd rather be.
Heaven Me & You | What Happens When Someone You Love Dies
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
The death of a loved one is challenging enough without having to endure the additional trauma of explaining it to a child, but unfortunately a lot of people have no other option. This book is a tool for parents to explain and to help you and your child cope with your in order to strengthen your bonds and to fortify you as a family for whatever comes next.
Sasha Plotkin's Deceit
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 129,820. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Nonfiction » History » Russian
In 1969 CIA officer Chris Holbeck took part in a failed attempt to engineer the defection of Sasha Plotkin, a KGB officer who may be able to identify a Soviet mole in the CIA. Three years later Chris is set to try again, even though he now despises his Soviet counterpart. His job, his marriage, and his life are at stake as Chris embarks on the most difficult mission of his career.
Absolutely Captivated
Series: Fates Universe, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,610. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
“Kristine Grayson paints a vivid picture of Las Vegas, the glitzy tourist side, the seedier side that the tourists don’t see, and the parts that are inhabited by faeries and the mage. The characters are just as colorful (sometimes literally) and just as well drawn.” —Romance Review Today Book Two of the Fates Trilogy.
When Vampires Eat Fast Food
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 150. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters, Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
This short picture book is targeted at younger children. The story was developed to help children cope with the desire to eat fast food by making light of situations that result from overeating unhealthy foods. The sentences and words used in this book are relatively easy to read, with illustrated pictures created by the author to help understand the story.
On Which Side of the Road Do the Flowers Grow?
Price: Free! Words: 37,820. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
During his years pastoring an inner-city church, Wendell Mettey discovered that God uses even the most blemished vessels to bring beauty into the world. In On Which Side of the Road Do the Flowers Grow?, Pastor Mettey shares the humorous and touching stories of his diverse congregation— ordinary people whose lives were infused with an awareness of God's real and abundant grace.
Distant Shores
Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of science fiction, fantasy and horror short stories from one of today's emerging writers.