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Price: $7.99 USD. Approx. 85,070 words. Language: English. Published on May 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General.
Rick Weisman, a young American merchant seafarer, inherits a priceless relic of the Romanov dynasty, and the legend which has followed it through the ages: that he who bears the Zevi Coin will be led to whatever his soul is seeking, be it love, gold, glory, or God. So begins Rick's journey across the Atlantic and into the labyrinth of North Africa. What he finds there will change his life forever.
Price: $0.99 USD. Approx. 11,590 words. Language: English. Published on May 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American.
Josh Malley is engaged as a consultant to an international company to review the health of their community relations. In the process, he stumbles upon terrorist cell activity. His resourceful wife, Dana, and his old Marine compatriots team up to unravel the plot and thwart it...almost.
Price: $3.99 USD. Approx. 134,070 words. Language: English. Published on May 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera.
All Channa Harknell knows is war. Yet as Shavlan Envoy to the Confederation, she must negotiate peace between the Shavlans and the Deorin. In the neutral territory of the Confederation's base, Envoy and Mediator begin a demanding battle of wits. New allegiances are formed, fresh betrayals hatched. In the name of peace Channa must face more danger than she has ever encountered in a lifetime of wa
Price: Free! Approx. 60,860 words. Language: English. Published on May 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy.
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
In Turquoise, New Mexico, a small group of hippies believe that the mountain north of town emits a constant, resonant hum that is only audible to a chosen few. They call themselves the Hearers, and the fact that fourteen-year-old Kevin Brown has never trusted them makes it all the worse when his own ears begin to ring, and he comes to realize "The Turquoise Hum" may be much more than a sound.
Price: $2.99 USD. Approx. 1,250 words. Language: English. Published on May 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables.
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Sam told his mother, “It really doesn't get cold. That’s just a myth, like dragons and unicorns.” But he soon learns the truth about winter... and dragons. Sam and the Dragon - You'll never see your furnace the same way again. Winner of the 2011 KART Book List
Price: Free! Approx. 66,790 words. Language: English. Published on May 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy.
An out of work actor with a serious superiority complex lands work playing Santa Claus in the grotto of the world famous London department store, Harridges. It seems like child's play , it turns out to be anything but. Every ounce of his improvisation skills is challenged by the children who come to see him. His colleagues stretch his wit and wisdom to the limit until he makes a fateful decision.
Price: $9.99 USD. Approx. 70,870 words. Language: English. Published on May 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics.
Making Money is Killing Your Business helps business owners move from a focus on trying to make money to building a business that does it for them while they’re on vacation. It debunks the idea that small business is a 30-year-grind, and introduces the concept of building a business in just three-to-five years that runs itself.
Price: $8.50 USD. Approx. 10,010 words. Language: English. Published on May 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals.
The African Brown-Headed Parrot is a guide to a relatively rare parrot that some people also keep as pets. From physical descriptions to tips on handling night frights, this book covers all the basics, whether you're new to the world of parrots or a long-time general psittacine fan. (Due to the nature of this publishing format the book does not contain images.)
Price: $0.99 USD. Approx. 106,110 words. Language: English. Published on May 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General.
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Unlike her sister Nora, attorney Amanda Cross has worked hard for what little she has. When Nora is accused of murdering a partner's wife she is abandoned by the legal community and reluctantly turns to Amanda for a defense. With the help of an investigator with a chip on his shoulder, outgunned Amanda must peel away the protective layers of those who are beyond reproach and save her sister.