Shanghai Manholes
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Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
While many have dedicated much time and energy to showcasing the buildings and historical sites of the former International Settlement and French Concession in Shanghai, the purpose of this book is to highlight the forgotten remnants of infrastructure – still dotting the streets – originally installed by the foreign powers that once called Shanghai home.
Lessons in the Dark
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Price: Free! Words: 80,740. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Three Children, Two Women, No choice - Will they get away with Murder?
British Winters
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Price: Free! Words: 80,500. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Noel Winters is lonely this Christmas. Lonely, despite being overcrowded by friends and family, which he would prefer to label as associates. This is a tale of a lazy procrastinating youth who is no longer young enough to pull that lifestyle off. Disillusioned with himself as much as the outside world, he draws inspiration from his younger adopted sister, Hannah.
Hating America - A History
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Price: Free! Words: 104,030. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
When writing a book, an author often has the sensation of being surrounded by that topic. In the case of anti-Americanism that experience was particularly strong. As the 21st century began it seemed as if the amount of criticism the United States was receiving around the world was matched only by the quantity of passionate debate about why this was happening.
Beat Down 1 - Clones
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Series: Michael S. Hunter's Beat Down!, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013 by AMMFA Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
(4.00 from 1 review)
Beat Down follows the adventures of Russell T. Goode, the most awesome wrestler in existence, and his oddball group of friends, as they attempt to save the world from the clutches of the evil Kurt Sniveller.
Grandelyn
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Price: Free! Words: 57,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in a fantasy world that is both harsh and beautiful, Grandelyn follows the journey to freedom of an enslaved group of people. Oppressed by an evil dictator, the slaves appear doomed to a lifetime of torture and servitude. But an unlikely leader rises among them and offers a chance for freedom.
State of the Review
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Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Research & development
The “State of the Review” is a free, in-depth analysis of restaurant industry review data and reviewer behavior. The data set consists of 1,500+ reviews for 350+ business locations. The data and analysis has been provided by
Human Circle - A Novelette
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Series: Do you spook German?. Price: Free! Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Pete, an anthropologist whose specialty is debunking sightings of mythical creatures, didn't believe in fairies. When a beautiful woman, claiming to be a fairy princess on the run from her power-hungry fiancé, literally falls into his arms just outside of a fairy circle in Ireland, he begins to question his beliefs. Against his better judgment, he agrees to help her. He shouldn’t have.
BlackMoon Beginnings
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Series: The Prophesized, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,000. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.90 from 20 reviews)
Large gorgeous men, a hidden race, and a magical secret. When Eighteen year old Ryanne Arden meets Colton Wagner, her life is forever changed. Colton awakes something in Ryanne that she didn't know she had: magic. Finding out that she's an intricate part to ending a supernatural war, Ryanne has the weight of all mages on her shoulders. BlackMoon Beginnings is book one in a four part series.
The Little Men, by OM
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Price: Free! Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The Little Men, by OM, were this year's big ticket. Martha wanted to be a good parent, buying her son this year's happening gift, but she new nothing about it. What were they? The box looked like any other boy's toy, but they listed handling instructions and said their were restraints inside. Were something inside the box alive?
Make Us Laugh, Funnyboy
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Price: Free! Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Written to entertain, these are random posts from the author on Facebook highlighting a sense of humor that is not to be missed. Most from the left side of the brain, they are compiled to bring a smile on the face of the reader, hopefully it achieves that.
Mr.Taxi's Idea
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Price: Free! Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Memoir of a long time N.J. cab driver and how he helped a tv producer create a hit show on a chance ride to Newark airport . The book took just about a year to write and is a true story.
The Book
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Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
"If you could see into the future, would you look?" "Oh hell yes. I'd be living it large on Wall Street" "I'm serious." "So am I. I'd be a rich SOB." "What if what you saw was bad? Would you attempt to alter it, if you could?"
The Hole Story
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Series: Novelettes, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 11,330. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This story first appeared in Tales Of The Talisman Volume 5 #2, Autumn 2009. Within an hour of the time Tal wakes up in a strange bed with no memory of who he is, where he is, or how he came to be here on this strange, unknown world, he is being pursued as he climbs endless stairs through featureless fog with Neola, the local teenage girl who took him off the Net and nursed him back to health.
Skywren and the Riders of Sythe
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Price: Free! Words: 38,410. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Skywren's life was like that of most boy's his age. He played pranks with his friends, tended to his uncle's flock of sheep, and tried to stay out of trouble with the bullies that Sull now allowed to rule the land. That all changed, though, when Skywren unexpectedly came across a Tor: a highly-intelligent reptilian creature with a knack for bursting into flames when provoked, previously thought
The Lady of Roch Shan
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Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In this fantasy short story, a Highlands wise-woman must pit her craft against a wayward noblewoman and her fairy lover.
The Unorthodox Eater
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Price: Free! Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Phileas McNeil, the interstellar gourmand, is on a personal quest to eat one of everything there is to eat, but now he has found something he perhaps he just can't stomach. The Ullyean Shrimp - euphoric, orgasmic, but potentially lethal, but that won't stop him, will it? This e-book collects three short strangitudes, along with a detailed annotation.
The Pitcher
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Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Bobby played three years of Little League Baseball as a first baseman. He was now ready to move up to Pony League. The transition was going to be hard enough; however, because Bobby was left-handed, his new coach wanted him to become a pitcher. Follow Bobby as he faces the fear of failure and the challenges of learning a new skill.
The Canadian Civil War: Volume 1 - Birth of a Nation
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Price: Free! Words: 100,000. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1755 France controlled most of the North American continent. What if they still did? This novel explores the French period from two perspectives – an historically accurate description of Jolliet’s discovery of the Mississippi, coupled with a hypothetical contemporary view of “Canada.” Based in Green Bay, this Canada struggles between the Catholic north and Huguenot Louisiana.
Mi propio paraíso
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Price: Free! Words: 260. Language: Spanish. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Se trata de un cuento breve de mi propia inspiración