An eye for an eye
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
People are scared of what they don't understand and sometimes people react violently to the unknown. I found out just how violently the day before Halloween.
Cat Pies - feline historical trivia.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,530. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
Cat Pies - Feline Historical Trivia (by Grace Elliot) Non-fiction - for lovers of cats, history and trivia! Did the Victorian's really eat 'cat pies'? Why are cats said to have nine lives? Is 'cat-gut' really made from cats? Who invented the cat flap? You'll find the answer to these and many other cat related trivia questions in 'Cat Pies.'
Decode
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,500. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It is the future and in the shadows lurk monsters unbeknownst to the world, only known by a few. It is this few who must stop these monsters from coming out of the shadows. But as far as the world at large go they don't exist either.
The Dolls
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Children all over the world have been finding ugly rag dolls, and they won’t let go of them. The dolls are changing the children, even killing them. One lone astronomy professor tries to find out why the earth’s children are so obsessed with these dolls and what the future holds in this tale of alien invasion.
The Acts of Judas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,520. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Archaeologist Linda Rhodes discovers an ancient manuscript, which appears to be the work of Judas Iscariot. Before she can authenticate the relics, terrorists take control of the dig site, murder a Jordanian official and steal the artifacts. The drama is set against the backdrop of Middle East distrust before and after the 9-11 attack on the U.S.
Great American Myths
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,080. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Great American Myths is a must read for Americans who have been systematically conditioned to believe lie after lie, myth after myth, many against their own self interest. The book briefly explores human perception and how it is used to manipulate and misdirect, then provides a common sense discussion of some of the prevalent myths impacting America today.
Breath of Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,700. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Anika Jespers, a homesteader’s daughter on a Gaian colony, thinks she’s destined for a dull existence on her family’s farm. But when her father makes an impossible bargain with their neighbor, one of the alien Zhore, she faces a future different from anything she could have possibly imagined.
Cuestión de galones
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: Spanish. Published: December 5, 2011 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Zaragoza, año 2041. Ulises Sopena, capitán de la Policía Fluvial Metropolitana, y su inseparable colaboradora, la subteniente Sara Fitzpatrick, serán los encargados de resolver un caso en el que los intereses políticos y mediáticos complican las investigaciones desde su mismo arranque. Dopaje, casinos en Los Monegros, sexo…
The Vision (Fallen Star Series, Book 3)
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Series: Fallen Star Series, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Gemma thought she was trapped, but then time resets and she’s given another chance. The clock is ticking as Gemma tries to change the vision that ends the world in ice. If she can, then maybe she can save the world from Stephan and give her and Alex a chance at a real future. But changing visions can be dangerous, and sometimes one small mistake can lead to disastrous results.
Apex Magazine - Issue 31
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The December 2011 issue of Apex Magazine contains work by Sarah Monette, E.E. Knight, Christopher Barzak, Michael Pevzner, Sandi Leibowitz, FJ Bergmann, and an interview with Jennifer Pelland. Cover art by Galen Dara Apex Magazine is edited by Hugo Award-winner Lynne M. Thomas.
A Fairy's Fantasy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,890. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
What happens when you are trapped in a war between two factions and dumped out of your own confortable world? Andy a young waitress will find out.
The Underworld (Fallen Star Series, Book 2)
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Series: Fallen Star Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,870. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Gemma thought her mind was gone, but she was wrong. Now she's left trying to figure out what Stephan's planning to do with her and the star, before it’s too late. But finding out the truth is hard, especially when Gemma doesn’t know who she can trust. There may be only one person who Gemma can turn to, but that means going to the one place no one wants to go—The Underworld.
'Twas the Chihuahua Before Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Charlotte Baskerville, designer of small dog clothing, is asked if her Russian dog trainer will play Santa at the last minute. As she struggles to get him ready, an elf costume and other Chihuahua couture disappear from her workshop. This is a stand-alone story that features characters from the full-length mystery, 'Chihuahua of the Baskervilles,' published by St. Martin's Press.
The Good Librarian
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Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An Air Force lieutenant gives his copy of a Walt Whitman book to his sister-in-law for safekeeping during the McCarthy Era, but she refuses to return it.
The Painter of Lemnos
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is the Bronze Age. On the plains of Ilion the Akhaian army under Agamemnon, fighting to capture the city of Priam, is trapped between the sea and its own defences. Kindulos lives a quiet life on the island of Lemnos, painting pictures on richer men's walls for a living. One morning the earth begins to shake and in a moment his world changes.
I Am Midnight (Warriors of Ankh Omnibus Edition)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 192,650. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
From the sands of ancient Egypt an evil arose, and in its wake the warriors who hunt it… Eden Winslow is no ordinary girl. She was born into a life she never wanted, and a fate she’s fighting against. Noah Valois is an Ankh. As an immortal warrior, his purpose in life is to hunt down and kill Eden’s kind. Together they are about to embark on a journey that will change their lives forever...
Shades of Blood (Warriors of Ankh #3)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
The final installment in the YA paranormal Romance series, Warriors of Ankh...
SGA-04 Halcyon
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Series: Stargate Atlantis SGA, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,090. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In their ongoing quest for new allies, Atlantis's flagship team travel to Halcyon, a grim industrial world where the Wraith are no longer feared — they are hunted. Horrified by the brutality of Halcyon's warlike people, Lieutenant Colonel John Sheppard soon becomes caught in the political machinations of Halcyon's aristocracy.
Ladders to Fire
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,330. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ladders to Fire, Anaïs Nin’s first full-length novel, was revolutionary in that it addressed woman’s role in a male-dominated world in the mid-1940s. Through her iconic characters Lillian, Djuna, and Sabina, and their relationship with Jay, Nin was able to examine “the destruction in woman…woman’s struggle to understand her own nature.”
Decoding the Executive Woman's Dress Code
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Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
There is one problem that career women face that often goes unaddressed. It is what it means to be wearing the right clothes. A woman’s wardrobe is an essential component of her presentation. It is as important as her handshake, her eye contact and her attitude.