The Siege Of Apuao Grande
Price: Free! Words: 145,720. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The first novel involving T.A., a tourist to the Philippines, seeking romance, becomes inextricably involved in an armed uprising at an isolated tourist resort, part of a national rebellion. Unsure what to do, he is foolishly guided by the actions of his fictional heroes in the many novels he has read. Then, at a loss, he teams up with a mysterious ex-pat permanent resident of the island.
The Temptation of the Buddha: A Fictional Study in the History of Religion and of Aesthetics
Price: Free! Words: 52,280. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The history of the Buddha and his teachings is not static, but is meant to be made fluid through the practice and of his teachings and values. In The Temptation of the Buddha: A Fictional Study in the History of Religion and of Aesthetics, Sonny Saul reinterprets the ancient Vedas to fully transmit the profound, aesthetic fluidity and meaning of the ancient narrative.
Cream Sam Summer
Price: Free! Words: 85,860. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
It’s summertime in the Bronx, 1978. The ideal backdrop for Cream Sam Summer and its myriad characters to confront past ghosts and ponder their futures, too, because nothing stays the same—nothing at all. Not neighborhoods and not people. Written with heart and humor from the perspective of a sixteen-year-old Bronx boy, Cream Sam Summer is a retro YA with appeal to adults of all ages as well.
Adrenaline
Price: Free! Words: 70,590. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Jonathan Laing and Blake Roth are two men with nothing in common. Until now. Finding themselves suffering from memory loss, erratic behaviour and a ferocious thirst, they come to realise that their lives have become mysteriously entangled. As one searches desperately for answers, the other tries to flee them. But the truth is hunting both men and they must decide how they will choose to face it.
Do-It-Yourself Financial Plans - The VeriPlan User Guide
Price: Free! Words: 135,890. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning
The VeriPlan User Guide provides helpful information about personal financial planning and how to use VeriPlan. VeriPlan is a comprehensive and economical lifetime financial planning and investment software application for do-it-yourself home users. It can give you a comprehensive view of your personal finance and investment affairs and help you to make better long-range financial decisions.
A Journey Deep
Price: Free! Words: 152,680. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Two scientists deep in space decide to break the law and have a child, the first human born off-planet. Jacob Cosworth is raised to know a tiny space craft as home and alien races as his friends. When something drastic happens and he's forced to go back to Earth, he quickly learns just how far from "normal" his life really is.
A Bid for Love
Series: Deal for Love, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 76,870. Language: American English. Published: October 29, 2013 by White Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Cassi is the head buyer for an art gallery in California. Jared is a buyer for a New York gallery. Sparks fly as the two come head to head in a bidding war for a hideous but very expensive Indian Buddha. During a string of hair-raising exploits, Cassi and Jared are forced to develop a tentative friendship that deepens into romance. Will they survive long enough to see it through?
Дума про Волю
You set the price! Words: 99,100. Language: Russian. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian, Fiction » Historical » General
Книга, основанная на исторических событиях, связанных с жизнью анархиста Нестора Махно, возглавившего в годы Русской революции и Гражданской войны массовое либертарное движение, которое создало действенную политическую и военную альтернативу как левыми, так и правым сторонникам централизованного государства: либералам, националистам, белым и большевикам, тем самым изменив ход истории.
My Other Shorts & Formal Tales
Price: Free! Words: 55,860. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
N.Z Book of the Week on TV's The Book Show 2013. 17 more wonderfully witty, superb suspense and seriously sad tales, situated in any of dozens of countries. Fiction, expanding on incidents that could have happened to anyone. Themes from comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in one story. Length varies from 750 words to a 13,000 word novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
Captivated
Price: Free! Words: 79,950. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
“I stood close to the edge looking down at what I thought was my death. Then, I somehow ignored the water and only saw him. He looked like a dark angel on a cloud of mist holding his arms out to me. I closed my eyes and inhaled deeply. Then I jumped.” Mindy
Hevun's Rebel
Series: Hevun's Child, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 60,460. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Sahra was on the opposite side of the station to Ore Processing when it blew up. She already had enough troubles with an overcrowded home, never enough food, the constant threat of death… and the whole being a slave thing. The humans need a saviour, rebels keep exploding the wrong places, and she needs a better source of income to feed her family. She's humanity's best hope. Hevun help them all.
Rosemary By Any Other Name
Price: Free! Words: 64,790. Language: British English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
A romantic novel in which a girl alone with a baby in a foreign land meets a man and together they find a family, wealth and most importantly love.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 13 wonderfully witty, superb suspense, and seriously sad fiction tales; situated in various locations from Japan, Australia, Philippines and New Zealand. The themes in the stories are as varied as the locations, with comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in the one story. Lengths vary from 750 words to a 15,000 novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
Agent with a History
Series: The Agency for Good, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 59,490. Language: American English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
It’s been one long day for Lisa and her headache is living proof of it. Things always got crazy this time of the month, but this month was exceptional. She needed sleep bad and only hoped the nightmares that haunted her would leave her alone for at least one night. They don’t. She wakes up as usual screaming only to find out that her nightmare has just begun, because she’s not alone in her room.
A Warrior's Redemption
Series: The Warrior Kind, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 131,120. Language: American English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
When Roric was born little did he know that his family would die violently as he watched and that his world would crumble only to later find himself chained into the life of a slave forced to survive in the world of the arena where every match meant death for someone, but he survived and one day he escaped.
Trick (World of Many Colors)
Series: World of Many Colors, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,900. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Sixteen-year-old Jesse Tynan is an antisocial boy with a prosthetic leg. His isolated way of living is changed when he's entranced by the mysterious and seemingly gentle Emberlee Whitmore. When she invites him to a Friday-night party in New Jersey, he hardly expects to witness the murder of a young girl--much less a murder committed by a strange boy with a glass eye and a ghastly overbite.
Iron Skins and Stone Hearts
Series: The Onidai Saga, Volume 2. Price: Free! Words: 178,240. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Book Two of the Onidai Saga finds Ralph of Meadrow in Sangholm, land of the savage Hjarrleth. There, he must find Hroaht Hall alone, his path a long abandoned road. For generations, that path has been the haunt of fierce creatures and vile madmen. Should he survive, his trials have only begun.
Skagens dotter - en roman om Helga Ancher
Price: Free! Words: 75,060. Language: Swedish. Published: October 26, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
”När det blåser höststorm, kommer alla de döda sjömännen in i byn. De går utmed gatan i sina genomvåta oljeställ, stövlar som klafsar runt deras döda fötter. Trötta är de, stela, böjda av en osynlig värk, de släpar fötterna långt efter sig så att det blir våta hala spår i gruset. Ibland trycker de sina ansikten mot fönsterrutorna, och människorna där inne ser bara en stor vit fläck med mörka hål."
Canadian Health Policy in the News
Price: Free! Words: 127,890. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Canadian health policy will always be emerging and unfolding, responding to changing environmental and economic factors, new technologies, publicly held values and differing political landscapes. "Canadian Health Policy in the News" captures a moment in time and presents the issues that concern Canadians most, grounding our national discourse and debate on healthcare in the best evidence.
Mystiques, Tome 1 : Le Septième Sens
Series: Mystiques. Price: Free! Words: 88,900. Language: French. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Jeune orpheline de quatorze ans, Zoey St John est une adolescente ordinaire douée de facultés extraordinaires—elle peut voir des monstres. Mais lorsqu’elle fait la connaissance d’une société secrète appelée l’Agence, Zoey est transportée vers un lieu étrange, où les monstres et les humains coexistent.