The Mason Procedure
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 17,010. Language: British English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: 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.
Rhythms Of A Teenage Heartbeat
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
A short poetry book detailing one teenagers deepest feelings during her first experiences with love and heartbreak.
Aquapocalypse
Price: Free! Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young New York City detective fights crime in the year 2170. Climate change has submerged the continents, leaving man to live on platform based nations and old ships. Anti-government terrorists create a deadly epidemic that threatens the children of the New Americans. Detective Rivers helps crack the case amidst terrorist and political turmoil. SEE Author's blog at blainezaidbooks.wordpress.com
A Black Tie Affair
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
An obsessive android engineer infiltrates a socialite party to be close to his creation. During the party, he finds himself entangled in a game he doesn't entirely understand, and that could find him on the run from the authorities...
That Which Lurks
Series: Hunter Becomes Prey, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Action packed dark fantasy with one butt-kicking heroine. Brawling tough girl Hunter thought her father abused her as a child and swore never to see him again. But after her brother convinces her to visit him on his deathbed, she learns that all is not as it seems and the siblings must confront her demons in a very literal sense. A short story.
Reading the Sauce Bottle
Price: Free! Words: 36,460. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a short comic novel for teenagers and young adults. It is the story of Barratt, our dope smoking anti-hero, who intends to escape poverty and the squalor of his seedy Brixton bedsit by re-inventing himself as a successful mover and shaker in order to impress the formidably snobbish but very rich Great Aunt Sarah. His adventures are hilarious as he tries to keep all the balls in the air.
I Can't See You
Price: Free! Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
"I can't see you!" said Oliver. "You're not there." All Reece wants is to make friends at his new school. But when Oliver snubs him, he finds a most unusual way to get revenge... A lively and thought-provoking story for ages 9 and over.
The oranges of Dubai
Price: Free! Words: 69,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Paolo Manfredi is an affirmed paediatric surgeon who lives and works in Paris. Born in Torre dell'Isola, a town not too far from Palermo, after high school he left Sicily, a land then upset by serious upheavals, to pursue his ambitions. After thirty years, he comes back with his wife and his children to celebrate his fiftieth birthday, and to retrace the steps of a brusquely interrupted...
Trenodia
You set the price! Words: 22,690. Language: Italian. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Bologna, anni novanta. Pino è un operaio di mezza età che trascorre una vita monotona, ma tranquilla. Jhonny è una vivace mosca parlante. Il loro primo incontro è stato a un funerale, quello di Johnny. Tra loro due nascerà una sincera amicizia, che li condurrà all’interno di afose sale da ballo, a visitare rimesse abbandonate, a scappare su assolate colline...
Cheeky Face #1
Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Giulia is fifteen-years old and she has the doubts of all teenagers, a nickname given her by her father, "cheeky fa ce", and a present-day family, with recently split-up parents, dealing with the economic crisis. Her rebellious presonality and innate sense of humor make of her a character waiting to be discovered. Also for her psychoanalyst.
Tired of I.T! - How I learned to stop worrying and love the bicycle
You set the price! Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Spend every waking minute staring at a computer screen. Throw in some self destructive habits. Stir. Repeat. This weekly routine nearly killed him. In a moment of insanity (clarity?), Dave Conroy quit his computer job, sold his belongings and, buying a bicycle, set forth around the world. He hadn't been on a bike in nearly 20 years but you never forget, right?
ADB's Emergency and Rehabilitation Assistance on Flood-Affected Areas
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
The climate change phenomenon has contributed to severe weather disturbances over the past years, inflicting serious damage on vulnerable groups of people. This synthesis provides key lessons drawn from project evaluations and completion reports of Asian Development
Human Rights as Mashiach - A Jewish Theology of Human Rights
Price: Free! Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Sacred Writings
It happens that powerful redemptive ideas push humanity to a higher stage of evolution in which we as a species are wiser, more loving and more just than we were before. One such idea was that faithfulness to God means abolishing slavery. I think that today there is a new idea that can help redeem humanity from her state of exile and destruction. That idea is the theology of human rights.
All Things Under the Moon
Price: Free! Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
This story is written with the same multiple narrator style as William Faulkner's As I Lay Dying. Its about the reaction people have when they find out that the moon has started to rotate closer to the earth and will eventually cause the destruction of the planet. It primarily focuses on a young couple and their decision to have a baby or not when destruction is barely more than a year away.
Pearls
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
A collection of easy to remember aphorisms that may help with difficult situations or provide insights when contemplating life and living in general.
Fading Polaroids in Reverse
Series: Diamonds, #6. Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Scott Drake is alone in a hotel room and there is no escape. He can walk out at any time but there is no getting away from the past, from his guilt, from himself and the fear of losing someone that he loves all over again. ‘Fading Polaroids in Reverse’ is a series of snapshots of moments and memories in Scott’s life, and is the sixth short story in the ‘Diamonds’ Collection.
La Vérité Sur - Dieu
Series: The Truth About · French Translations · Transcripts. Price: Free! Words: 11,000. Language: French. Published: February 28, 2013 by Divine Truth. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education
Ce livre électronique est une transcription d'un séminaire donné le 4 août 2012 à Belo Horizonte, Brésil, par AJ Miller (qui prétend être Jésus) en tant que partie des séries "La Vérité sur", donnant un aperçu de qu'est-ce et qui est Dieu, et comment former une relation avec Dieu.
Public Toenails and My Fights Over Stolen Chicken and Such
Price: Free! Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A young married couple attempt a simple Sunday outing to the grocery store but when the man's wife accuses him of flirting with the girl working the deli counter and influencing her to steal chicken for him he tries to reason with her. She's stubborn and insists that he report the incident to the store manager. Problems arise. This is a quirky odd story
Blood Candy
Price: Free! Words: 74,230. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Eighteen-year-old Candy's summer vacation spins out of control when she becomes the target of a stalker with a thirst for her blood. Private school should have offered a class on how to survive the night from a lunatic with fangs.