The White House Queen: The Elegance and Strength of Michelle Obama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
First Lady Michelle Obama is a remarkable figure, and author Raymond Sturgis carefully selected the words of this book to highlight the passion and life of Michelle Obama. Many know of her many achievements, however, what about her agenda to help change the nutritional conditions of America’s children.
Dream Madly, Pursue Wildly, and Trust Completely: What You Wanted To Be When You Grew Up
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,430. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Celebrity endorsed, “Dream Madly, Pursue Wildly, Trust Completely™: What You Wanted to Be When You Grew Up”, is a personal development, frontal assault for those who have seemingly run out of tactical options to recapture a child-like freedom in pursuing their hopes, visions and dreams toward a life that matters.
Spacetecture
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design
Abridgment of the fully illustrated SPACETECTURE, part of a trilogy of books and interactive content exploring space and its transformation in the information age. The emphasis is on computing design applications, but the concept of space is also explored from an interdisciplinary approach ranging from geometry to psychology of perception.
Parts: A Steampunk Tale - Part 1: Egg
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Professor Grey was invited to the mechanical biology symposium, he thought he had finally gained the respect of his peers. In truth, his colleagues simply could not be bothered. Their loss, for that was where the professor met the brilliant (and by all accounts sociopathic) Doctor Ileana Winthrop, and his mechanomorphosis began.
Remember Me
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Struggling with her estranged mother's decline from Alzheimer's, local artist Ruby Lane signs on with The Lamaserie in the hills above Portland, a mysterious foundation touting itself as a research facility. With their help, Ruby uncovers more than she bargains for in her mother's history.
Picture of Happiness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,850. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Araminta Shaw is searching for treasure from the past so she's surprised when the hunt for her heirloom leads to a new future. Or does it? She's a stained-glass artist who likes open fires and country living, and she's not happy wrestling with a microwave in Steve Lewis's penthouse city flat. But can she bear to lose him?
Inspired by Others
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,990. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This book gives one hundred and one incidents for which I am thankful. Most are anecdotes about people to whom I owe so much. Interspersed with these anecdotes are passages from the Bible or great writings, which also inspired and continue to inspire me.
The Guild of Fallen Clowns
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120,890. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Haunted Labyrinth of Mirrors was just your average walk-through carnival attraction to most of its visitors. However, for Alan, lurking behind the surface of the mirrored walls was the home of Peepers, the ghoulishly creepy clown spirit and leader of The Guild of Fallen Clowns. In the darkness behind the thin reflective coating, deception tugs at his immortal soul.
Annuity Training
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 34,190. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Insurance business
Annuity Training provides an in-depth examination of annuities with an emphasis on the classification and contract provisions and the types of annuity plans available and their benefits. This textbook provides a wealth of information regarding annuities, including history, types and classification and the taxation of annuities.
Fat Girl
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Sibling Rivalry Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poetry. In FAT GIRL, Jessie Carty asks us to strip and stand naked in front of a mirror. These poems are our own reflection. Bittersweet in nature, they are self-perception. They size us up and tell the truth: that man or woman, we all struggle to feel at home in our own skins.
A Murder Too Close
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,220. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Nothing in New York has been the same since terrorists destroyed the Twin Towers. Nobody feels the pain more than residents of lower Manhattan who're still mad and want somebody to pay--even if it's the wrong somebody. Meanwhile, crime goes on in the form of the Russian mafia. Nu Yorican PI Phil Rodriquez finds his own life on the line as he fights a new terrorism and an old evil.
Still I Will Love You
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Dick Underwood. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
This contempory collection of modern poems by Dick Underwood includes a collection of his love poems (including 'Still I Will Love You', I Only Said I Love You', etc) a collection of his funeral poems ('Alzheimer's', 'Suicide', 'Biker', etc) a collection of his war poems ('Suicide Bomber', 'Goodnight', etc), together with other poems concluding with the charming, and funny, 'The Fly'.
Birthday Party (A Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Timmy's birthday party goes the wrong direction very quickly when he gets a visit from a very special guest.
Hale's Comet
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Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Lovers cursed by a Druid witch are destined to spend eternity apart, one trapped on Earth, the other doomed to circle the Universe.
The Hot Dry Spell (A short urban fantasy noir story)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
It is the Roaring 20’s and jazz is on the upswing. Flappers and the Charleston are all the rage. The nightclubs are hot and the drinks are cold. Underneath the prosperous society and booming nightlife is a world unknown to most humans. A burgeoning underworld of fantasy creatures from the Fae to Vampires, trolls and Shapeshifters are working to survive underneath human eyes.
City of the Falling Sky
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Series: The Seckry Sequence. Price: Free! Words: 96,970. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Seckry Sevenstars is just settling in to life at his new school in Skyfall City when he finds a girl with no memory in the city's largest science research facility. What is her name? Why was she there? Were Endrin experimenting on her? As Seckry and the girl determine to find out, they realise that some people will stop at nothing to keep what's going on at Endrin under wraps.
The Gift of All
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A retelling of the Pandora legend from the POV of Pandora. A woman who may have only been a pawn in the games played by the gods -- the true cause of what happened to mankind.
11/11/11
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
So many people have commented on how prescient this short story was. Although this allegory was written several years ago, it accurately predicted (in my opinion and that of others) the current American political situation. Hopefully, it also adds some insight. Thank you in advance for not revealing the last line of this story, so the story's ending will be more enjoyable for the next reader.
Two Graves Dug: A Phil Rodriquez Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,730. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Nu Yorican PI Phil Rodriquez takes it personally when females in his Lower East Side 'hood are threatened: Young girls raped and murdered coming home from school; a grown woman--a community icon--terrorized and beaten. A low-level Mafioso bigot wants to hire Phil to halt the brutality. Phil doesn't want this man's money but if the cops can't do the job, he has no choice. A new evil with old roots.
Hign Mountain Wolf
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
High Mountain Wolf lived in the mountains with his family. But recently the mountains have gone through climate changes and became short of food. In order to search for a place to settle and find food, High Mountain Wolf came to a town and met his fate..)