Widdershins
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Series: Short Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When Roland's daughter and his wife Berdine disappear into thin air right in front of his eyes in his own back yard he is shocked. When his eccentric old neighbor comes around and tells him his family has been taken to Elfland he is skeptical at first, but he will go there if he must and face the Goblin King to get his family back. (This story is a modern retelling of an old English folktale.)
Visiting Chris
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A city-slicker confronts the reality of country life, feral pigs, mad dogs included.
Vampires of Orange County Vol. One
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Price: Free! Words: 17,220. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Like many girls in Newport Beach, California, Morgan spray tans, night surfs and parties. She even has a purse dog named Bambi. But Morgan also has a secret. She's endured black-outs ever since her mother's death. Following a black-out during an attack at the tanning club she manages, Morgan learns she killed her attacker. It may not be the first time.
Anglo-Israelism and The United States & Britain in Prophecy
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Price: Free! Words: 31,890. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / History & Culture
Herbert Armstrong popularized the idea that the Americans and British are descendants of the lost ten tribes of Israel. But his arguments contradict the Bible and history. Ralph Orr also traces the history of this idea, and how Herbert Armstrong borrowed it from other people, without noticing its errors.
Hosea: The Great Reversal of the Great I-Am, And Other Essays
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Price: Free! Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
Dr. John McKenna shows us what the book of Hosea tells us about God. He also has essays about the Word of God, God's names and titles, the freedom of Christ, and a personal story about his last visit with Thomas F. Torrance. Since this book begins with an essay about Hosea, it also concludes with an essay about Hosea, this time by Michael Morrison on the message of Hosea chapter 11.
Tiny Earth Declares War on Earth
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Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This is humor along the lines of The Hitchhikers Guide to the Universe. The president is coming into the Whitehouse after being elected and the Secretary of Defense tries to brief him about our microscopic nemesis and the building agression between the two planets. After the president realizes that he isn't being hazed his first day in office he needs a plan to defend earth.
You're the Closest to Heaven That I'll Ever Be
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Price: Free! Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Lily had friends but they didn't understand her. She appears to be surrounded by people but inside she's lonely. Hayden didn't have friends, but wish he did. Their worlds come together unexpectedly and…what results?
The Great American Walkabout
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Price: Free! Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The Great American Walkabout is the story of three men who set off on foot for an Epic voyage across the United States; from what inspired them to how they managed to pull together through difficulties and countless challenges. Through exciting and harrowing experiences they crossed snowy mountains, deserted plains, and arid deserts on foot, never sure where their next meal would come from.
40 Days of Prayer
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Price: Free! Words: 23,440. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional
One of the most significant numbers in the Bible is the number 40. Many of the most well known Biblical events can be connected with the number 40. Moses stayed on the mountain with God for 40 days. After Noah built the Ark, it rained for 40 days and nights. The Israelites wandered in the desert for 40 years. Goliath challenged the Israelites for 40 days...
Grand Traitor
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Price: Free! Words: 37,310. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A foreigner surprises everyone in Castle Krondolee when she claims to possess the key to a room that has remained closed for centuries, its contents unknown. Arken Jeridar, descended from the god of greed, schemes to win the key for himself and the queen's love all at once. But success may come at a far greater cost than he ever expected.
The Riddle Chest: 50 Original Riddles to Stump Your Brain
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Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A riddle is a challenge that is meant to be solved with reasoning whereas a joke is a setup for an amusing pun or statement. This book features 50 original riddles with one-word solutions. A word is described atypically, sometimes using metaphor or quirks of language as misdirection, and you must deduce the word. Many of the riddles take a poetic form reminiscent of older, traditional riddles.
The Dog Who Watched TV
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Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Dog Who Watched TV is the fourth in the 'Creature Teachers' series of educational children's books. Jasper the Westie likes to watch TV and barks when he sees other dogs. He has a puzzle, though, which he can't solve. Where do the dogs go when they walk off of the side of the TV screen? 'Creature Teachers' books are aimed at young readers, giving them a fun and informative experience.
Nostalgia
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Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.00 from 1 review)
An elderly woman's memories aren't what they seem in this terrifying tale of a haunting in New York. Maura Sullivan tells herself that the past was wonderful -- filled with laughter and love. But there's something horrible going on. What really happened all those years ago? And what's waiting in the shadows?
Hunting Light
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Price: Free! Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rosa Munroe has insecurities about where she stands in her parents' affections and a secret that she isn't willing to tell anyone. Everyone around her is acting suspiciously. There's the OCD dog walker, her Mom's slightly creepy boss and her equally strange teacher. That's only the start of it though... the future is fraught with danger, in a way she could never have imagined.
Evolução: O futuro
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Price: Free! Words: 39,760. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Tradução para o Português por Lucas Geremias e Prefácio por Vanderlei Martinianos. Contribuição especial de Nikola Danaylov. A terra, marte e lua são bastiões do império humano, que demonstra sinais de irrevogável decadência enquanto uma nova espécie de superinteligências derivadas da acelerada e complexa revolução tecnológica e dos evoluídos seres digitais, se preparam para colonizar o Universo.
Wishes and Regrets
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Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Born with a gift that no human should possess, Darrel has lived a life of wonder. Now terminally ill, he has one last desire. While Darrel’s gift has allowed him to fulfill so many of his wishes, it also caused an unspeakable tragedy that left him forever filled with regret and cost him his true love. Is it too late to find closure, or has fate conspired to do Darrel one last favor?
Roger.
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Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
When the world changes dramatically and irreversibly, there's no rulebook for how to face the brave new world. Ava wants answers as to how the unthinkable has become reality, but Mike just wants to move forwards with the woman he loves. They say love conquers all, but can there really be a happily ever after for a couple living in constant fear that each day could very well be their last?
Toned Images
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Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Black & White images that have been toned with a toner to give the image color. By photographer Kevin Cable
The Mason Procedure
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Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A conveyor belt of warm bodies brings a constant stream of eager new young volunteers to fill the dangerous jobs in space. Every day is lived on the edge of danger where the slightest slip will find them in harms way.
Looking Good Feeling Great Ladies 50 and Over
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Price: Free! Words: 17,010. Language: British English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Who told you that your figure will change in your 40's? Where is it written that it is inevitable that you could not sustain a slim figure throughout your life? Nina Bagnall, author of “Looking Good, Feeling Great Ladies 50 and over” suggests that it is indeed possible to have and keep a sustained weightloss throughout life.