A First Century Traveller's Guide to Palestine
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Price: Free! Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
The 1st Century Traveller's Guide to Palestine is an ebook by Professor Hawkes that gives the reader an impression of what it was like in New Testament times. Set in the year AD 60 it covers topics such as travelling there, what to see, what people eat, cost of living, what accommodation is like etc. The book is well researched with a comprehensive bibliography
Soulmaker
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Series: The Timefold, Layer 1. Price: Free! Words: 57,220. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Ashden and Elanora are drawn into the Timefold by the pulse of an ancient bloodline where they face an enemy created in the depths of the human heart. Separated by an impossible expanse of time,they must find each other, however changed,and unite to save lives even more vulnerable than their own.
Paul Carpenter
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Price: Free! Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Paul Carpenter is an artist worth looking at. He has shown at influential galleries on both coasts of America. The book contains fascinating comments not only on Carpenter's work, but the state of modern art in general.
Ship's Boy
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Price: Free! Words: 23,430. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Legion Printing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
First in a series of space opera books following the adventures of David Birkenhead, a genetically engineered slavebunny who gradually rises to become a galactic hero. A short novel of just over 100 pages, this first volume is distributed free to excite interest in the series as a whole.
The Birth of Flame the Tame and Flare the Fearless, Dragons of Lazaronia
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Series: Mark Willoughby, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The story of how the young future King Lazarone III and his distant cousin Esmeralda find and hatch what appear to be the last eggs from the last two dragons of Lazaronia. A short-story prequel to the Mark Willoughby series.
Sherman Zahd
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Price: Free! Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
"Sherman Zahd" is an antiwar satire set in San Francisco schools in the early days of the Iraq War. The story is loosely based on Sheherezade. The humor is closely based on George Bush and the like.
Parakeet Princess
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Price: Free! Words: 63,140. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Heather MacLean is in a new world. She's always been happy to be a Mormon but now, at age sixteen, she's moved to a small town where Mormons are mainstream instead of a minority. It's a shock to her system -- and her love life. This is a clean, uplifting novel about growth, choice, and love.
Manjac and the Nosebleed Section
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Price: Free! Words: 670. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
In a working world where safety is paramount exactly how far will companies go to keep us safe.
Fiddleback
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Price: Free! Words: 78,590. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.67 from 9 reviews)
Mae Clark is a ten-year-old girl with abusive parents and an imaginary friend named Breuer. Breuer has ideas to help Mae, ideas that aren’t very nice. Breuer isn't as imaginary as Mae thinks.
Joyous Travel with the Wrong Suitcase - Olivia Plymouth Series
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Series: Olivia Plymouth, Book 0 · Free Short Stories, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Olivia Plymouth is a young fashion consultant/entrepreneur that does a lot of international travel. Overconfident but a little lost, she manages to take on her assignments with much enthusiasm and good humor. In this prequel of the books, she makes a unique dating video while recalling her exposure to the enduring philosophies of Joyous Travel and Choosing the “wrong" suitcase.
Avoiding Space Madness: Extended Epilogue
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Price: Free! Words: 16,400. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
None of this is likely to make sense if you have not already read the novel "Avoiding Space Madness". This novelette bridges the gap between the end of that novel and the moment when Darwin's journey to the Lighthouse begins in earnest.
Convergence
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Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
It's Temperance Hall's big day - her chance to exact revenge and ruin some lives. Just the kind of thing she relishes. But when all the skeletons in her closet converge in a tragic car wreck, only her mind-reading chauffeur understands the full significance of this life-changing event. This slipstream short story may leave you with second thoughts about . . . your thoughts.
The Wardrobe Monster
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Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: British English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Simon didn't like bedtime, the wardrobe monster only came out at night and it was going to get him sooner or later.
Blue Shadows
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You set the price! Words: 85,600. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Eleven stories ranging from supernatural creatures verses victorian age mecha, to superheroes blogging about their lives. Each is it's own story, but at the same time connects to the others to form a larger world for the reader to explore.
The Proverbs 31 Woman and Other Biblical Women
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Price: Free! Words: 20,540. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Biography / General
Who can find a woman of such worth? The description given in Proverbs 31 is a composite - no one person has all these abilities - but all people can have the greatest virtue. This e-book also contains vignettes of Miriam, Deborah, Bathsheba, and women in the ministry of Jesus. Two articles address the question of what roles women may have in the church today.
Jehovah in the New World Translation of the Christian Greek Scriptures
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Price: Free! Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament
A study of the Watchtower Society's supposed restoration of the name Jehovah in the version of the New Testament used by all Jehovah's Wiitnesses.
Terminator; Reborn
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Price: Free! Words: 280. Language: British English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
In the human resistance against the machines his name is legend. Almost nothing is harder to kill than a legend. Except.......
Creative Senior Moments
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Price: Free! Words: 20,210. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
Old women don't always think of their lost loves, sometimes they think about politics. texting or the latest fad. Here are a number of things that I did not know when I was young. Topics range from bad people,business and friendship to human rights, narcissism and sex.
Fluid and Crystallized, by KJ Hannah Greenberg.
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Price: Free! Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
From the pen of KJ Hannah Greenberg comes this chapbook of new poetry. Fun, insightful, and lyrical, Fluid and Crystallized focuses primarily on challenging and, only secondarily, on pleasing. This chapbook uses words’ color and texture to provoke interpersonal mindfulness. “Risk,” not “peace,” makes these pages heuristically valuable.
Captain Snatchit's Parrot
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Price: Free! Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
(5.00 from 1 review)
The parrot Neptune sails the high seas with the pirate Captain Snatchit. Then the pirate ship sinks - and Captain Snatchit decides to take over Parrot Island. With thrills, spills and laughs, it's pirates versus parrots in these three stories about Neptune. Beware of bad pirate language!