Haiku Moments
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Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
For lovers of Haiku everywhere. Kristina Howells creates her first collection of 100 Haikus, all ranging from different themes.
Setting the Compass
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Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Druids viewed themselves as caretakers of the universe and considered the natural and the supernatural worlds to be one. In this story set in the time of the Druids, a very young man, dark-haired, dark-eyed, sits alone in the shadow thrown by the Poulnabrone Dolmen, County Clare. He has been set a test. And, despite himself, he will pass.
I Use My Thumbs As a Yardstick
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Price: Free! Words: 23,850. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biography of a very interesting old man called John Frazier. This man has farmed for all his life in middle England. Sometimes he has been a pioneer, experimenting with new breeds and ideas. He has also been a champion stock breeder, international sheep and cattle judge, fishing expert, met most of the Royal Family and won numerous shooting contests. I am proud that he is my father!
SOLO The New World Order
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Price: Free! Words: 51,440. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Imagine a future engineered to be perfect, each member coexisting in perfect harmony with one other, in a miraculous world. Yusuf, a quiet and modest man, has always had dreams. One night his dreams take him to a strange place where an even stranger man dwells. Together they will embark on a journey that will not only change Yusuf’s future but that of all humanity as well.
Oracle DBA Concise Handbook
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Price: Free! Words: 16,520. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Database management
An Oracle DBA concise handbook. Covers 9i to 11g. Discusses Oracle database instance, file structure, backup recovery and performance tuning. Also includes a list of Oracle interview questions. This ebook is best viewed in PDF format as it contains several diagrams in color.
Santa's Daughter
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Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Melanie had no idea what life was like in the real world. Being part of the Christmas Empire began to take its toll on her. She rebelled, and was expelled from the land. Only time would tell if she ever went back or not.
President Ronald Reagan & The Vietnam Veteran's Memorial
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Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial - one of the most visited monuments in America. Each year millions of people the world over make the trip to this hallowed ground. Included in this short story is America's Premier Poster Poem by the author Robert. A. Chapin who was originally invited to meet with The President - and present his framed poem. Plans cancelled marine barracks bombed in Beirut.
A Message of Faith
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Robena finds an answer to her 11:11 visions with the help of a friendly swamp dragon.
Campaign Promises
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Price: Free! Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by PMI Books. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(3.90 from 10 reviews)
Comedy writer and acclaimed novelist Laurel Osterkamp has written a funny and moving novella about life, love, and politics as seen through the unique lens of Lucy Jones, a quintessential girl-next-door who is obsessed with political campaigns. Liberal, idealistic, and struggling to find her way, Lucy has an easier time believing in causes than she does in herself.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 45, Number 2
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Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
Analog Dialogue -- A Forum for the Exchange of Circuits, Systems, and Software for Real-World Signal Processing Analog Dialogue is the technical magazine of Analog Devices. It discusses products, applications, technology, and techniques for analog, digital and mixed-signal processing. This is Volume 45, Number 2, 2011
Thirty More Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 21,210. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by Jenius Publishers. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Gil's second flash fiction anthology adds more spice to the mix, especially when it comes to time. (You'll see what that means.) From horror and science fiction to comedy and romance, dive into 30 stories you can read quickly anytime, anywhere.
Basic Training And The Accidental Pink Underwear
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Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
March 1966, reported to Fort Dix for basic training. On weekend pass I wore a red bandanna with civvies. It was my turn to wash white undergarments of three men I included red bandanna. Underwear pink and me left handed I made mistakes drill sgt picked me out and motioned ordered me to approach podium. As a left hander demanded I drop my drawers - AND... I was wearing pink underwear.
The Fable of Megastan
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You set the price! Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
This book is a rollicking retelling of the past 26 years of Iraqi history, with America playing the role of Iraq and a fictional country called Megastan playing the role of America. Its aim is to humanize the stretch of Iraqi history that falls between 1980 and 2006 (and take several hilarious jabs at the powers that be in the process).
Raytoons Cartoon Avenue Volume 1
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Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General
Raytoons Cartoon Avenue is a 54-page collection of comics many different artists and writers. You'll find comedy, adventure, drama, fantasy/scifi, historical, and much much more!
Longest Night
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by Big Rock Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Former Special Ops Agent Brian Mitchell was living a quiet life as a Sheriff’s deputy with his wife and daughter, until the night he awakened to find himself kidnapped and his family held prisoner by a former enemy determined to settle an old vendetta.
The Grave Digger (A Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Greg King is being chased through a graveyard by a shadowy madman bent on killing him. An old secret has finally come back to haunt him.
Fame, Fortune and Legacy
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Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
What is the meaning of life, is this all there is to life? We have all thought of these questions, at one time or another. Read Fame, Fortune and Legacy, and just maybe....perhaps walk away with a more open mind. And just maybe, walk away with a little more peace in your heart.
Tendon from Bone - Part Two
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Price: Free! Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
For a thousand years, the fleet has squabbled. For a thousand years, the fleet has splintered. For a thousand years, the fleet has warred among itself. Three purposes for its journey have been given, to conflicting ends. None can be confirmed, none denied. Words have bent to force, and force to ire, and ire prolonged. Into this dying world come three who seek order on their own terms... 2 of 10
The Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Essay » Literature
A touching tale of the transition from one life to another.
The Long Night
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Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A life altering event makes Alexander Burney pick up and move away for good... and totally swear off women. When he discovers a damsel in dire distress, will he act quickly to help her, or will he keep on trucking, and mind his own business?