Division of the Marked
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Series: The Marked, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 114,420. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Every year, 50 children are marked. They join a superhuman society of scholars and martial artists. But this year, only 49 are found. As time passes, more and more children disappear. Yarrow and Bray meet upon their marking and feel uniquely connected. However, a decade long separation renders them rivals. Can they overcome their differences to unravel the mystery that threatens their kind?
The Life, Death and Life of Amelia Hollow
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Price: Free! Words: 151,640. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In the year 2808 AD, eighteen year-old Amelia Hollow gets accepted into Starside Academy: the top United Systems of Mel naval academy. She is the first human to ever be accepted into such an elite academy as the human race is looked down upon by the USM... and because she has a huge ego she wants to shame the USM for doubting her.
Perfects (Exodus #1)
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Series: Exodus, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Charlie is in his early 20s and has been campaigning for civil rights for the genetically modified. Being genetically perfect he cannot use his talents legitimately. So is trafficking people out of the country to safety. Into Charlie’s life comes Pandora, a young woman fresh from the same children’s home Charlie grew up in. This is the first part of the main story arc in the Exodus series.
Walls of Earth and Stone
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Series: The Seven Banners Saga, Volume 1. Price: Free! Words: 134,060. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Book One of the Seven Banners Saga follows Ralph of Meadrow, the disgraced son of a long-dead coward, as he seeks to change his fortune through the claiming of an ancient title. Though his hands have not been trained to war, and the land of his birth is known only for farming and brewing, he will step forward to test himself against dangers beyond all but his wildest dreams.
Smashwords.com Self-publishing eBook Tutorial
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Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
This tutorial will guide its users as to how to successfully self-publish an eBook through Smashwords.com.
The Messenger
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Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The question may be: Does it really matter what you believe you know? Will believing something one way or the other make any difference, and could you do anything about it if you really DID know?
Dog Aliens: Kaxian Duty - A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three month old alien Clem faces his first day of Kaxian duty with anxiety. What will be his assignment? If only his tail didn't have a mind of its own, he might be less anxious. This is a free 10-page short story. Hope you like it and want to read the Dog Aliens books! They are written to amuse people of all ages who love dogs. No dogs are harmed in any of these stories.
Wanderlust - Hours of the Day
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Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Wanderlust - Hours of the Day Edition. A collection of 24 poems from Luann Jung, one per hour of the day. Warning: poems range from sad to happy to free-verse to rhyming to violent to just plain weird. Prepare for the Wanderlust poetry experience.
ગીતા મંથન (Geeta Manthan)
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Price: Free! Words: 15,060. Language: Gujarati. Published: July 20, 2013 and represented by Ekatra Foundation. Category: Essay » Literature
આ જાતના આપણી નવી પેઢીના વાચકો મોટે ભાગે મૂળ `ગીતા' સંસ્કૃતમાં નહિ વાંચી શકે. તેમ `ગીતા'ના સળંગ અનુવાદમાં પણ એમને ઘણાખરાને રસ ન પડે તેવું બને. એવા લોકો `ગીતા'નો આસ્વાદ જેના વડે કરી શકે એવું એક ઉત્તમ પુસ્તક કિશોરલાલ મશરૂવાળાનું `ગીતામંથન' છે. This is an abridged version of the original book by Kishorelal Mashruwala. The abridged version covers 11 of 18 chapters.
End of the Road
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Price: Free! Words: 92,760. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Roads end. They begin somewhere, too. In between, all manner of things happen: friendship, betrayal, horror and maybe even joy. For some, the End of the Road brings love and happiness, for others agony and suffering, and for a precious few, sorrow may lead to something revelatory. The potholes and pitfalls found in this anthology are many, but for every character, there is an end of the road.
Camp
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You set the price! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
A family goes on their annual summer camping trip.
Bhajananjli
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Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: Gujarati. Published: July 20, 2013 and represented by Ekatra Foundation. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Mr. Moreshwar More collected and published Bhajans sung during Mahatma Gandhi's non-violence movement. It was published in 1922. Overtime, more Bhajans were added. By 1994, nearly 200 bhajans were published in the 28th edition. Based on lectures of Kaka Kalekar, 42 prayers were compiled and published in 1974. This book contains 15 abridged version of his lectures.
A Life of Death: 2
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Series: A Life of Death, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Historical Society offers proof Alex’s visions are real, but he begins to question whether his ability is a blessing or a curse. Uncertain, Alex attempts to use it to see his dead father again and speak for those in need. But his newfound aspirations may unveil skeletons hidden close to home.
A Life of Death: 1
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Series: A Life of Death, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Homicide detective Alex Drummond is confronted with the past through his son’s innocent question. Alex’s tale of his troubled senior year unfolds revealing loss, drunken abuse, and mysterious visions of murder and demonic children. Is he going insane? With the help of his close friend Paige Kurtley, Alex must find the source of his misfortune and ensure his sanity.
Lloyd Alexander's "The Book of Three": A Discussion Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 19,590. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
The purpose of this book is educational. I enjoy reading Lloyd Alexander’s "The Book of Three," and I believe that it is an excellent book for children (and for adults such as myself) to read.
Honoring My Father: Coming to Terms
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Price: Free! Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
In this heartfelt account, David Satterlee tells personal stories of a remarkable father, his own failure in family and faith… and the rediscovery of love worth living for. This books also includes "Going to See Jessie," a related family story of elder-care, love, loyalty, and enduring patience.
Amruta
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Price: Free! Words: 111,120. Language: Gujarati. Published: July 20, 2013 and represented by Ekatra Foundation. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Amruta, a novel is one of the earlier works of Raghuveer. In Amruta, The author explores functional aspect of human life. Amruta is the story of Amruta and two men in her life. It races human nature, bonds and ideologies using these 3 characers and their conversation.
Goody Bag
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Price: Free! Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by Cloud 9 Publications. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
A mix of 50 fantasy, personal, & thought-provoking poems. Includes unpublished poems, as well as song lyrics written for a good friend. Here's a sample of the fantasy section:Run! Wolves in the corn Rats at our boots Dodging the stalks Leaping the roots The air alive with fire The ground ruthlessly yanking down The earth shook in anticipation Yet we heard not a single sound...
The Role of Productivity in Community Success: The Jesuit-Guaraní Cultural Confluence
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Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
This historical essay, drawn from the deepest jungles of Uruguay in South America, examines the creation of a flourishing culture and economy that lasted for almost two centuries. It explores the guided development of a virtuous web of social and economic controls that mixed the philosophy of Catholic Jesuits with the traditions of the native Guaraní peoples. Suggests application to our times.
Lloyd Alexander's "The Black Cauldron": A Discussion Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 39,830. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
The purpose of this book is educational. I enjoy reading Lloyd Alexander’s "The Black Cauldron," and I believe that it is an excellent book for children (and for adults such as myself) to read.