Storm
By Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 269,450. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
What if? What if the human race were in heat, and procreated, only for a month in the spring—just like, say dogs. What would the world be like? No really, what would such a world look like? What would constitute religion? What would constitute ethics? What would be a crime? What would television be all about before, during, after this storm? How would you survive this storm intact?
A Little Vampire Story
By Christopher Andrews
Price: Free! Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Gothic Vampire legend gets a demented and hysterical twist in this short story as a young teenage girl comes face to face with a tiny, tiny vampire.
Twitter Patter - 50 Tweet-ready Proverbs from Around the World
By Bill Dyer
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
For those those times when a short one-liner is needed, here are 50 Tweet-ready Proverbs from Around the World. The "Twitter Patter" series is a collection of quotes of various subjects, all aimed at fitting within that short 140-character limit. Stop counting characters and share a nugget.
Ratcatcher
By Tim Stevens
Price: Free! Words: 84,400. Language: British English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(5.00 from 1 review)
John Purkiss, the Ratcatcher, is tasked with tracking down rogue spies. Sent to the Baltic coast on the eve of a summit meeting between the Estonian and Russian presidents, Purkiss uncovers a plot that threatens to destroy peace between East and West. But the renegade British agent at the centre is also the man who murdered Purkiss's fiancee. Can revenge be put aside long enough to save the world?
Vegan Software for the Zombie SouL
By Melvin Java
You set the price! Words: 14,390. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Are we truly living in a zombie world? Is there a zombie chip inside everyone of us? Find out as zombie science is dissected and exposed in it's light.
Happy Anniversary, Darling
By Clare Tanner
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A 25th wedding anniversary is a wonderful occasion. It is especially sweet when the odds have been stacked against you....
The Zen of Calories
By Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 16,590. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
Pay close attention to the next sentence for it contains the entire subject of weight loss success: Burn more calories than you consume. End of class. Really. All far-reaching truths are basically simple, and the truth of losing weight is no exception.
The Slow Route Home
By Paul Read
Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Miguel has sold his truck and bought a mule. Everyone in the village believes he is crazy, but Miguel follows a wisdom far greater than those that mock him. Miguel's neighbours, his dog and the strange foreigner with the burnt trees are about to learn the benefits of going slow.
Angels
By Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 12,570. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
This is the truth about Angels as told by Gabriel, and he should know. And, yes, how do you go about killing a giant ant?
On the morality of homosexual practices by reason
By Nelson Thomas
Price: Free! Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever argued with an atheist about the morality of homosexual practices and got stuck? This book provides reasoning for fifteen questions to arrive at the immorality of homosexual practices. Fifteen questions or premisses are presented in Thomistic style with possible objections and my answer to OP as well as to the questions individually.
Jesus My Gospel
By Juseb Torie
Price: Free! Words: 27,970. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts
God is not our enemy or an angry boss finding fault with what we do, or with the way we are. Instead, He tries to excuse us for our faults and makes many good things happen around us to cheers us up. In fact, -and typical of His kindness and love-, He prepared for each one of us a free ticket to Heaven… And as Jesus already paid for it, you can receive yours without any delay or hindrance.
Participatory Irrigation Management
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
In development, participation is defined as a process through which stakeholders influence and share control of development initiatives and of decisions and resources that affect them. This brief strives to answer the question: how can participation contribute to the sustainable management of irrigation and drainage systems for agriculture?
The Orcus Mine
By Denis OLeary
Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jack Minton foolishly believes he has just swindled another sucker, but this victim has other plans in mind.
How to Beat the Unemployment Blues
By Robert Donaldson
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
Unemployment is not a permanent state of existence. View it as only temporary. Unemployment can be a springboard to financial independence with your own business.
Jack O' Lantern
By Leonie Overbeek
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A poem for Halloween about the role played by that venerable pumpkin ghost we take for granted. Where did he come from? Why is he on our doorsteps and porches? And what is that whisper in the night? Are we really sure we're safe?
How to Judge a Book by its Cover
By Sophie M. Shoesmith
Price: Free! Words: 120,870. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
0.5 star(4.50 from 6 reviews)
World War III has erupted. The brutality of the fighting has caused the normally passive organisation of super humans, Psychicae United, to become involved. But not everyone at Psychicae United is interested in peace with the humans who spurn them. Can Avalon defend her country against invaders and traitors alike? And can she concentrate with her charming subordinate, Cato, dogging her every move?
Dust
By Tiffany M. Oharriz
Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
What sort of creature go bump in the night? It's time to forget what your parents said. The boogeyman is real. Werewolves, witches and vampires though, that's a different story. Or is it? Nicoli Petrakis never listened to those fairytales, and look at what happened to him. They were just stories to scare the little kids. The monsters are real, real enough to sink their fangs into you.
All Hallows' Eve
By Hal L. O'ween
Price: Free! Words: 90,050. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This collection began as a Halloween flash fiction writing contest on Facebook, sponsored by Sharon Van Orman. This is not one person’s achievement, but a collective of people from around the block and around the world. Enjoy these spooky bits, for they are what makes Halloween special!
Love Thyself Last
By Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 58,740. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Southern England: An ancient carving in an even more ancient oak. A carving with a history of the gravest betrayal and the highest conceivable price of redemption.
Sold to the Sheikh
By Chloe Cox
Price: Free! Words: 57,160. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Stella Spencer's is devastated after her divorce, and throws herself into her new job: hostess at Club Volare. She thinks it's the perfect place to hide from love. But when she stumbles into an auction scene, Sheikh Bashir decides Stella is the one that he wants—and Sheikh Bashir always gets what he wants.