Grandelyn
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Price: Free! Words: 57,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in a fantasy world that is both harsh and beautiful, Grandelyn follows the journey to freedom of an enslaved group of people. Oppressed by an evil dictator, the slaves appear doomed to a lifetime of torture and servitude. But an unlikely leader rises among them and offers a chance for freedom.
BlackMoon Beginnings
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Series: The Prophesized, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,000. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.90 from 20 reviews)
Large gorgeous men, a hidden race, and a magical secret. When Eighteen year old Ryanne Arden meets Colton Wagner, her life is forever changed. Colton awakes something in Ryanne that she didn't know she had: magic. Finding out that she's an intricate part to ending a supernatural war, Ryanne has the weight of all mages on her shoulders. BlackMoon Beginnings is book one in a four part series.
Skywren and the Riders of Sythe
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Price: Free! Words: 38,410. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Skywren's life was like that of most boy's his age. He played pranks with his friends, tended to his uncle's flock of sheep, and tried to stay out of trouble with the bullies that Sull now allowed to rule the land. That all changed, though, when Skywren unexpectedly came across a Tor: a highly-intelligent reptilian creature with a knack for bursting into flames when provoked, previously thought
The Canadian Civil War: Volume 1 - Birth of a Nation
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Price: Free! Words: 100,000. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1755 France controlled most of the North American continent. What if they still did? This novel explores the French period from two perspectives – an historically accurate description of Jolliet’s discovery of the Mississippi, coupled with a hypothetical contemporary view of “Canada.” Based in Green Bay, this Canada struggles between the Catholic north and Huguenot Louisiana.
The Killing Moon
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Series: Cole and Dana, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 91,170. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.00 from 1 review)
When rehabilitated werewolves go astray and kill again, a tracker seeks insight from a man to whom she is perversely attracted--the werewolf serial killer who nearly murdered her.
A People's Politics
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Price: Free! Words: 34,110. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
(5.00 from 1 review)
This author subscribes to the principle of check and balance in all human enterprises and endeavours to mitigate the effects of human sin. Therefore he supports a two-party system as the only legitimate democratic process whereby contesting sides in an election to parliament, state legislative assembly or local council may not take their constituents for granted.
Facelift
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Price: Free! Words: 29,520. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Botany professor CB Oldenberger is approaching age 50 and he’s not happy about it. He even considers getting a facelift. Join CB in a slightly madcap escapade that includes organized crime, a beautiful spy, the Chinese triad, and a series of events that remind him that what is important is not so much how you look, but how you live.
The Quiet One
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Price: Free! Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Anne finds herself at odds with a suitor who doesn't understand her personality. On one of her rides she finds a place of peace and another delightful surprise. Read the story to find out how the triangle evolves and how dear dogs are to her and she to them.
Dark Aims
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Price: Free! Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this plot driven fast-paced thriller, Johnny Delca submerges the reader to an intriguing world of conspiracies in the future. A conspiracy is taking place just south of the border. An obscure group of international powers aims to revive a long-thought abandoned nuclear program by taking undue advantage of a failing regime. Only a lawyer, an ex-soldier and a mysterious woman stand in the way.
Children of Dolhinov
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Price: Free! Words: 146,450. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
It is a titanic story though one rather slow-moving by contemporary standards.
The Truth about Syria
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Price: Free! Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
A stock figure of modern political literature is the Latin American dictator, a beribboned generalissimo, overweight, corrupt, propping up rich landlords who live in luxury on the back of impoverished peasants, using the language of anti-Communism to justify crushing any possibility of reform. Clearly, such people were seen as villains.
Colour in Winter - No Time to be Lost
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Price: Free! Words: 142,450. Language: British English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A woman’s decision to downsize her lifestyle to pursue a childhood dream is unexpectedly hijacked by a later in life pregnancy. Torn between her needs and those of the unborn child, her response to her predicament not only threatens to tear apart her family but also catapults her into a road journey through the centre of Australia with the last man on earth she would have chosen to accompany.
Ieloharis Island: The Curse
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Price: Free! Words: 69,720. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
The first volume present the curse of a mystical flower, which tries to destroy the humanity by a pact made with Angell, a young rebel girl, which lives on a island with her mother.
Meadowbrook
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Price: Free! Words: 24,980. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of short stories, some true, others fiction. Which is which? You may be surprised.
Istanbul Intrigues
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Price: Free! Words: 106,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
This is the story of Istanbul--but also of Turkey, the Balkans, and the eastern Mediterranean--during World War II, based on extensive interviews and the use of archives, especially those of the OSS, which I was the first to see for this region. The book is written as a cross between a scholarly work and a real-life thriller.
A Steampunk Valentine
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Price: Free! Words: 29,440. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Stories and poems from the Steampunk.com Saint Valentine's Day Short Short Competition
Rorschach Blots
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You set the price! Words: 54,380. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Sev won't go back to the swim team. Sev won't accept his best friend's girlfriend. He will sit behind the art classroom and smoke his joint. He definitely won't analyze why he wants to spank his teacher.
Dialectics on Global Jihad_The Syrian Front
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Price: Free! Words: 37,720. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
This is a brief dissertation on ‘global jihad’ focusing on the war in Syria. It presents an argument on the significance of the element of religion in the war and the fact that it can be a beginning for a large-scale religious war.
The Rose's Garden and the Sea
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Price: Free! Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rose, a lowly fisherman's daughter in the crumbling Kingdom of Illiamna, knows nothing of magic, secrets, spies, or sailing ships—not until, dressed as a boy, she is taken under the wing of the kingdom's most mysterious schemer...
Kiss at Midnight (The Shades of Northwood 4)
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Series: The Shades of Northwood, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 77,030. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Being a ghost isn't as much fun as it sounds. Given that Katie had to die to become one, it wasn't exacxtly on her list of ambitions to begin with. As if learning how to cope with being dead wasn't enough, one of her dead brothers is stalking her, intent on taking her into the Dead World. Her boyfriend is trapped there but he's been dead for centuries and even he's scared of something there...