Muerte en el Luas
You set the price! Words: 7,630. Language: Spanish. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Calum Meehan no sabía que se iba a encontrar en el Luas. Lo que sucedió en el tranvía lo cambió para siempre.
Strangle them with Love
Price: Free! Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This short e-book provides some basic, practical tips for handling daily affairs at the sharp end of social media customer service.
The Question of Sovereignty: A Study of Chinese and British Negotiating Positions with Regard to the Colonisation and Decolonisation of Hong Kong
Price: Free! Words: 26,280. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This is a study of the collision of Britain's 'imperialism of free trade' with China's sovereignty over Hong Kong from the time of the Colony's occupation in 1842 to the signing of the Joint Declaration in 1984.
Failed Steward: How Mainstream Medicine Has Lost the Best Interest of the Public's Health
Price: Free! Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Medicine has become synonymous with the use of medications and surgery; this is a house of cards upon which healthcare stands.There are many situations in medicine today where treatments have become completely disconnected from the medical research. However, for the sake of brevity, I’m going to narrow it down to six short situations that I feel are the most egregious in medicine today.
Healthy Life: Improving Personal Health While Making the World a Better Place
Price: Free! Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
A concise guide to help readers improve their diets and personal health along with social and environmental health while setting an example that encourages others to do the same.
A Welcome Tragedy: Factors that Led to the U.S. - Dakota Conflict of 1862
Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American
The U.S. - Dakota Conflict of 1862 resulted in the hanging of 38 Dakota Indians and the permanent expulsion of the Dakota from beyond the borders of the state of Minnesota. Although these results were foreseeable and preventable, the Indian System fostered neglect, nourished corruption, and welcomed tragedy.
Unwarranted Expulsion: The Removal of the Winnebago Indians
Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American
In February of 1863 the Winnebago Indians of southern Minnesota were undeservedly exiled from beyond the state of Minnesota forever.
The American Tobacco Controversy: The Tobacco Controversy of 1857 Revisited
Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Throughout the latter half of the nineteenth century the effects of tobacco smoking were extremely uncertain which led to wide debate, sparked initially by the Tobacco Controversy of 1857.
Unabashed Hypocrisy: A Dichotomy of Values
Price: Free! Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
For thirteen years I worked for Papa John's Pizza. Throughout my employment I observed a remarkable discord in the company's system of values. I refer to this as an Unabashed Hypocrisy. Here is articulated the dichotomy between what Papa John's says and what Papa John's does.
The Battle of Point Pleasant: A Critical Event at the Onset of a Revolution
Price: Free! Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American
On October 10, 1774, the Battle of Point Pleasant raged between colonial Virginians and the native Indians of western Virginia. This relatively unknown battle was a critical event that may or may not have been the first battle of the American Revolution.
The Tobacco Controversy of 1857: An Early Debate and its Delayed Results
Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
The proliferation of smoking sparked the first public debate about its effects. Beginning in 1857, this passionate debate of those both for and against the use of tobacco was laid out in the British Medical Journal The Lancet.
The Guidebook for International Students in Québec
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
This guidebook was created by an international student, as part of his personal project, to help the many students who come every year to Quebec to improve their English and French.
Islands in the Sky
Price: Free! Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Horror » Undead
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Islands in the Sky is a Battlestar Galactica/Lost in Space/Salem's Lot Crossover fanfic by Paul Robison. All materials are used without permission but with no intent or anticipation of monetary gain. This is solely for my amusement as well as the amusement of whoever else may read it. (I promise you that!)
Marked by Destiny
Price: Free! Words: 452,350. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.00 from 1 review)
Lose yourself in this anthology full of 10 different stories by 10 different authors. Find love, mystery, excitement, suspense, and... hope when it counts. From vampires to impossible heroes; from novellas to full-length novels; and from Young Adult to New Adult, this collection is full of variety. Submerse yourself in the world of fantasy you only thought you knew.
The Core Of Life's Business
Price: Free! Words: 11,380. Language: Simple English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Stewardship & Giving
Life as it is presently is somehow ‘muddled’ and ‘juggled’. It’s full of pace with diverse and various experiences - good, bad, exciting, depressing, high and low, hope and ‘hopelessness’. Also, many times it could be frustrating and ‘dissatisfying’. As you grow older, you begin to realize there are a lot of ‘things’ in life assailing you - survival, sustenance (food, clothing, shelter), self-disc
'Behave'
Price: Free! Words: 16,710. Language: Simple English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
‘Behaving well’ is the key to our survival as a ‘specie’. God gave us the privilege and gift of conscious moral existence, and he also gave us the ‘rules’ for its godly enjoyment, sustenance and ‘profitable’ continuity. For us to continue to ‘exist’ we must take to heart, respect and follow these rules; we must ‘learn’ how to ‘behave well’. Or else, we will soon go into ‘extinction’! Why and how?
Jessie The Jumbo
Price: Free! Words: 18,780. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Jessie the Jumbo is a book of 27 tales from the Nickety Nackety Collection commissioned by Frieda Morrison of BBC Radio Scotland, presenting a glorious menagerie of animals all in Scots, written for pre-schoolers to grandparents. From rabbits with toothache to superhero cows, dancing stags to mischievous mice, these tales by the award winning author Sheena Blackhall are guaranteed to delight.
Sparkles Adorning Destitution (Revised)
Series: The Duchess of Pain, Story 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
My high school crush doesn’t know I exist. She becomes a talented musical artist. In my story I tell of how close I came to becoming a part of her life, and the substitute relationship I form with a new-found friend. Included is a page of poetry, written to express the secret love I struggle with. At the end, below "Additional Titles by this Author" is a link to the Valentine's-Day card I created
What Zoey Doesn't Know
Price: Free! Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Maurice the closet monster is an amazing cook, efficient housekeeper, fantastic problem solver, and the best friend anyone could ever have. But nobody really knows what he does all day. Bank robbers, a rare disease, and a visit from a bad-luck pooka are no match for a closet monster with time on his hands. But don’t tell Zoey. She worries. 7,000 words
A.K.A. The Alien
Price: Free! Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
You do not play hide-and-seek with dead bodies. This is one of the things the alien calling himself Ben learns when he first comes across a ship full of humans. He has soon read the contents of the entire ship’s computer and knows more about humans than the whole crew put together, but as playing at humans turns out to be fun he decides to stick around for a while.