The Dog Who Watched TV
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Beginner
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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
Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult
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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
Price: Free! Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
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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
Price: Free! Words: 39,760. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Inspirational
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
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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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?
Toned Images
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Black & White images that have been toned with a toner to give the image color. By photographer Kevin Cable
The Mason Procedure
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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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
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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
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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.