Without Contention – the Plight of Homeless Veterans
Price: Free! Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Services
About 60,000 veterans are homeless every night in the cities and towns of America. They are brave men and women who have served their country, and have fallen on difficult times. Of that number, 48,000 veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars have been identified as being currently homeless. This book is about veteran homelessness, as well as what this country is doing to fix this problem.
Sapphire
Price: Free! Words: 86,350. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Shawna's parents have kept a terrible secret, and now monstrous creatures are coming for her. Along with a powerful unicorn, "more warrior-horse than sparkle-pooping pony," a band of quirky allies, and a handsome stranger, she must journey to the five Shielded Realms to unravel the mystery of the destructive molochs.
Still Downrange, but in Country – PTSD Parables
Price: Free! Words: 21,460. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
There are approximately 21.6 million veterans alive, who have served faithfully and honorable in our nations armed forces. Out of that total, there are over 300,000 veterans that are afflicted with PTSD. Additionally, it has been reported that 20% of the returning Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans suffer from PTSD. This book is about PTSD as shown in parables.
Happiness is yours
Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Happiness is yours is an e-summary that talks about the happiness that is inside of everyone, waiting to come out. And how to bring it out, because happiness is yours already so let us claim it.
On The Wings Of Time
Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Alistair Stone is a fighter pilot in the South African Air Force. It is September 1948 when he returns home to find that things aren't as they used to be. In just a few hours, his life is changed forever.
Internet Black Out
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Coyotes Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Going a few days without the internet made Kennie pass his spare time by writing about it... You really don't realize how much you miss it until it's gone... As he explains in this book.
Driven to Death
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young boy celebrating his fifth birthday. Daddy finally lets him drive. His mother is gone. As a semi approaches, his father reaches the edge of despair. In an instant, they are going head first into a huge truck. Who will survive this trip into madness?
A Yoke Unequal
Price: Free! Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
A Christian woman marries a man who is not a Christian. He is in the CIA, and he gets an assignment to Siberia.
The Ship
Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
An unassuming man finds a secret the size of the universe hidden away behind his refrigerator. What he finds will change his life forever, and maybe not for the best.
The JU Engine
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
Description of an external combustion reciprocal engine with a different operating method. JU refers to a liquid cylinder medium alternating between a J shape to a U shape. A ratchet system regulates piston action. Two pistons are required as a minimum. It is hoped the engine is clean and efficient. Edited on 9/24/14.
Issues
Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Marcus Foxwell. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Issues, is the first puppy perspective tale of a dog whose unrelenting hard life leaves him begging for death. Can he find a reason to live in a world of human cruelty? Contains scenes that some may find to be uplifting.
Tattooed Lesbian Jailbird and other Chronicles
Price: Free! Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A must read for the short story fan who likes to be entertained and mentally challenged. This compendium is a heterogeneous collection of stories. Those who enjoy humor and intrigue will find much to enjoy. Most of the offerings herein are diverting and cheerful. However beware approaching sections toward the end. These have material of controversial, contemporary, subject matter.
E'steem: Faerie Tale
Price: Free! Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Bad girl gone good! Good girl goes Medieval! When legendary sorceress Morgan Le Fay casts a spell on E’steem’s boyfriend John, she journeys to her Castle above the Clouds to save her prince.
Studying the Gospel of Mark: Exploring Christ, the Cross, and the Contemporary - Session 8
Price: Free! Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
This is a Bible Study Series on the Gospel of Mark, from a Lutheran Perspective, that explores this story's take on Christ, view of the Cross, and, through basic questions, implications for our Contemporary lives. It is meant to be used in a small group; however, it is hoped that it will still be beneficial for even a lone student. This eighth and final part covers Mark 14:53-16:20.
The Wavyside Beetle
Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Bees' Nest Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
Mortimer Darkling goes to Wavyside school, but he lives in Wavyways Wood so he's not like the town children. One day a strange and unusual beetle leaves the wood to join Mortimer in the classroom. Some of the town children are scared. But is the beetle really dangerous, or can it be helpful?
Tin Universe Monthly #16
Series: Tin Universe. Price: Free! Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
An idea shouted has to be heard to mean something, “Ladies and gentlemen may I have your attention..." Billings Montana is about to become the center of a certain kind of revolution. Tin Universe Monthly #16 brings you the start of a hero. The story of a symbol and an call that will shape a city with triumph and tragedy.
The Emerald Ash Borer
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Entomology
The emerald ash borer has been destroying ash trees at an alarming rate. Learn about the emerald ash borer, what damage they create, and how you can help.
The Flowers of Evil: Selected Translations From Baudelaire
Price: Free! Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » French Poetry
A selection of translations from Baudelaire’s infamous collection of poetry about the aesthetic beauties of violence, prostitution, opium addiction, urban decay and other decadent subjects.
Billy
Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 1 review)
'Billy' is about a young boy growing into manhood. Billy grows from an awkward young man to find his life's purpose.It is a short story set in rural Western Australia in the years before the outbreak of World War 1.
What Happened to Us?
You set the price! Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Sandy walked. It's all she remembers doing." All her life, Sandy has known one thing- she's got to work hard for what she wants. Her step mother foretold that she would amount to nothing, and now when she thinks she's proven her wrong, it seems as though she can't have the one thing she wants...love.